Best viewing time: from mid-November to early December
① Hejiang Pavilion Area
② Du Fu’s Thatched Cottage Museum
Du Fu’s Thatched Cottage Museum
Du Fu’s Thatched Cottage Museum in western Chengdu is a 24-acre park and museum in honor of Du Fu, a great poet in the Chinese history.
Nov 12, 2014
Sichuan University, Cambridge to Co-build Database
On October 29, Sichuan University and University of Cambridge came to an agreement on co-establishing a Cambridge Rivers Project-Sichuan University Database.
Oct 31, 2014
Charming Campus—Sichuan University
The campus of West China Medical Center of Sichuan University is believed to be the most beautiful campus in Chengdu.
Sep 19, 2014
Folk cultural activities
Grand Temple Fair Chengdu’s annual Grand Temple Fair is held every year during the Spring Festival (Chinese New Year) in Wuhou Shrine, Jinli, the Culture Park, and several other city parks. The 15-day-long festival showcases both traditional Sichuan folk art and modern fashions of the city.
May 20, 2014
Jinsha Site Museum
More than 5,000 relics, including items of gold, jade, bronze and stoneware, as well as a metric ton of intact elephant tusks are on display in the Jinsha Site Museum.
Oct 19, 2014
Chengdu sweetens deal in visa-free visits
The government of Chengdu recently released a series of incentives to attract more foreign transit tourists to use its 72-hour visa-free policy. Visitors entitled to the policy can enjoy discounts at hotels and airport shopping areas as well as dedicated transit lounges and free transportation between airport terminals. Buses are provided to commute from the airport to the most popular scenic spots such as Kuanzhai Alley, Jinli Ancient Street, Jinsha Site Museum and Temple of the Marquis of Wu.
Jul 01, 2014
Baihuatan Park is a small, quiet place by the river and is liked for its gardens, pools, bonsai gardens and teahouses.