4-Day Tour of Leshan Grand Buddha and Emei Shan including 4-Star Hotel (Private)
Attractions: Leshan Giant Buddha, Mt. Emei
Tour Code: SM001 Tour Duration: 4-Day
Tour Type: Private Tour
Price Inclusion: Hotel pick-up and drop-off service; Private car or minivan with driver; Private English speaking tour guide; Entrance tickets; Lunch.
Highlights Discover the incredible UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites of Leshan during an all-inclusive 4-day tour from Chengdu. Accompanied by a private guide, witness the colossal majesty of Leshan Giant Buddha, the largest stone Buddha sculpture in the world, and glide over the magnificent Emei Shan in a cable car ride. See sacred shrines and beautiful Buddhist temples, spend the night in a comfortable 4-star hotel, and build up an appetite for authentic traditional Chinese meals. Enjoy the freedom and flexibility of this private tour and enjoy the undivided attention of your guide throughout your experience.
Tour Itinerary Day 1: Airport Pick-Up Upon your arrival at the Chengdu airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel by your driver. Day 2: Chengdu- Leshan Giant Buddha – Mt. Emei (08:00-17:00) At 08:00, be met by your private tour guide at your Chengdu hotel, and enjoy a relaxing 2-hour drive to theLeshan Giant Buddha. First, you will take a river boat to view the Giant Buddha from afar for approximately 1 hour. Afterwards, enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before the Giant Buddha sightseeing tour for 2 hours. At the foot of this structure, admire its grandeur – at 233 feet (71 m) high and 92 feet (28 m) wide, it is the largest stone Buddha sculpture in the entire world! We’ll explore the Giant Buddha, enjoying fantastic views of the surrounding landscape and of Leshan itself from the top of the Giant Buddha’s head. You may also have a break at a tea house to enjoy both tea and the beautiful scenery around the area, as well as Lingyun temple. Drive to Mt. Emei when the tour has finished to stay at Emeishan Grand Hotel for the night. Day 3: Emei Shan- Chengdu (08:00-18:00) At 08:00, be picked up by your tour guide to enjoy a morning excursion to the Emei Mountain (about 3 hours), including a cable car ride. Emei Shan is one of China’s four sacred Buddhist mountains, and its mist-shrouded peaks, forested slopes, Buddhist temples, well-worn paths and winding stone stairs have drawn countless pilgrims over the centuries. Lunch at a local restaurant and afternoon excursion to Huanglongxi ancient town (about 1.5 hours), a 1,700-year-old enclave of well-preserved Ming and Qing Dynasty buildings that occupy a maze of stone paved streets. Return to Chengdu and have drop-off service at Chengdu Xiangyang Hotel at 18:00 where you will stay for the night. Day 4: Panda Breeding Research Base and Airport Drop-Off (08:00-12:00) You will be greeted by your guide and driver at 08:00 before enjoying your morning excursion to the Panda Breeding Research Base-Sightseeing (3 hours). Then, tuck into lunch at a local restaurant before driving you to the Chengdu airport for drop-off service. The tour is over.
Included in the Tour Price Airport round way transfer;
Private car or minivan with driver;
Private English speaking tour guide;
Entrance tickets as indicated in the itinerary;
Lunch as listed in the itinerary;
4-star hotel as listed in the itinerary or similar.
Not included in the Tour Price Gratuities (recommended)
Additional Information The day before your tour departure, your tour guide will call your hotel room to inform you of your departure time before 21:00 that evening. Alternatively, the tour guide will leave a message for you if you are not in your hotel. If you have not received any contact from your guide, you can call our tour manager emergency number to confirm your time. (Michael Wang: 13381057840)