Another survey by Ctrip, China’s largest online hotel booking service provider, shows that Chengdu also ranked 3rd on China’s hottest popular domestic travel destinations list for the May Day holiday, behind Fujian Province's Xiamen and Yunnan Province's Lijiang.
Reputed as a Land of Abundance, Chengdu has long been a popular tourist destination for its largest number of giant pandas in the world, delicious food, balanced economic and social development, as well as abundant historical sites and enchanting natural scenery.
As a well-known transportation hub and tourist city, Chengdu is famous for its extensive transportation system as it is the communication junction of Southwest China and the gateway to Tibet. Conveniently connected to over 100 domestic and international airports, Chengdu is accessible from and to almost all the major countries in the world.
Jul 24, 2014
Plan your Chengdu tour? Up to now, Chengdu has over 15,000 taxis serving passengers.The best places to hail a taxi is near the stations, the airport, bus stops, scenic spots, hotels and the taxi stands.
Jun 27, 2014
Dujiangyan Irrigation System
Dujiangyan Irrigation System in the upper reaches of Minjiang River, some 60 km from downtown Chengdu, is a world-class tourist destination.
Nov 09, 2014
Major tourist attractions
Despite its vigorous drive towards modernization, Chengdu spares no efforts to retain its sense of tradition and ancient landscapes. As a rising economic, cultural and transportation center in western China, Chengdu is also a very important tourist destination, with many historical and scenic spots around the city. The city also serves a transit station to Tibet, and several world-class tourist destinations are conveniently located in neighboring areas, including Mount Emei and the Grand Buddha, Jiuzhaigou, Hailuogou, Siguniang Mountains (Four Maidens Mountains), the Sanxingdui Ruins and so on.
Jul 25, 2014
Two-day Tour of Chengdu Cuisine
A stimulating 2-day experience of local snacks, dishes and culinary culture around Chengdu.
Oct 21, 2014
Two-day Tour in the Downtown
A short stay will not give you adequate time to explore the city, but a visit to the midtown hot spots will also prove a rewarding experience.