Day 1: Chengdu - Leshang - Mt. Emei ( Meals: -/L/- )
Giant Buddha of Leshan
Depart from Chengdu at 08:00 AM to Leshan. Upon arrival in Leshan, visit the world largest sitting Buddha - Leshan Giant Buddha. Be transferred to the Mount Emei in the afternoon.
-The Giant Buddha of Leshan: the biggest Buddha in the world". This scenic area is an organic combination of both cultural and natural heritages. Covering 2.5 square kilometers of land, it has the Tang Dynasty Giant Buddha in the center, with other scenic spots in the vicinity - Wuyou Mountain (Lidui) is hewn out by Li Bing, Prefect of Sichuan in the Qin Dynasty; the ground of Han Dynasty rock-tombs, Buddhist statues of the Tang and Song; Pagodas, temples and architectural structures of the Ming and Qing, ect. The world renowned 71-meter-high Giant Buddha is carved on the rock face, with nine summits behind it and three rivers in front of it.
Overnight in Emei.
Day 2: Emei - Chengdu ( Meals: -/L/- )
Wannian Temple / Qinyinge
Visit Wannian Temple and walk to Qinyinge .Be transferred back to Chengdu in the afternoon.
-Wannian Temple: Within the Beamless Hall of the Ten-Thousand-Year Temple, a hall with outstanding architectural features, towers a bronze status of Samantabhadra. Cast in 980 in the Song Dynasty, it is 7.85 meters high, weight 62 tons and is one of the important cultural relics of China. The Temple of Serving the Country is the site of important Buddhist activities.
This trip price includes:
-All meals as specified in the itinerary.
-Transfers among sightseeing scenic spots & hotels as specified in the itinerary by private car or coach with driver & English speaking guide.
-Entrance fees for sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary with English speaking guide
-Arrangements for the planning, handling, operational and communication charges.
The trip price does not include:
-Hotels accommodations and breakfast.
-Any meals which are not included in the " The trip price includes".
-Domestic flights, trains or buses, international air and train tickets for coming & leaving mainland China.
-Travel insurance in mainland China during the above travel period.
-Excess baggage charges.
-Personal expenses: The items of a purely personal nature such as drinks, laundry, tips to guides or drivers, FAX, telephone, excess baggage charges, or sightseeing or meals which are not included in the day to day itinerary.
-Insurance coverage of personal loss, illness or damages incurred during your trip.
-Gratuities, Tips to Guides and Drivers.
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