Chongqing (Simplified Chinese: 重庆, Traditional Chinese: 重慶; pinyin: Chóngqìng; Postal System Pinyin: Chungking) is a city and a district in Central China. The Chongqing district is the most populated district of China and has 31,442,300 inhabitants (2005).
Chongqing is a city found in Chongqing, China. It is located 29.56 latitude and 106.55 longitude and it is situated at elevation 225 meters above sea level. Chongqing has a population of 7,457,600 making it the biggest city in Chongqing. It operates on the CDT time zone.
Chongqing is the largest of the four direct-controlled municipalities of the People's Republic of China. The municipality is divided into 38 subdivisions (3 were abolished in 1997, and Wansheng and Shuangqiao districts were abolished in October 2011), consisting of 26 districts, 8 counties, and 4 autonomous counties.
The Chongqing Zoo, a zoo that exhibits many rare species including the giant panda, the extremely rare South China tiger, and the African elephant. Chongqing Amusement Park. Chongqing Grand Theatre, a performing arts centre. Foreigners' Street is an amusement park, including the Porcelain Palace, the world's largest toilet.
Ciqikou (Chinese: 磁器口; pinyin: Cíqìkǒu; literally: "Porcelain Port") is an ancient town in the Shapingba District of Chongqing Municipality, People's Republic of China. It was originally called Longyinzhen (simplified Chinese: 龙隐镇; traditional Chinese: 龍隱鎮; pinyin: Lóngyǐnzhèn) and was also known as Little Chongqing.
Dazu Rock Carvings is the general term for all the rock carvings in Dazu District, and in fact, there are 102 places in Dazu has rock carvings, and among them, 75 sites are listed as cultural protection sites by the government, including over 50,000 statues and over 100,000 inscription words.
The Diaoyu Fortress or Diaoyucheng (simplified Chinese: 钓鱼城; traditional Chinese: 釣魚城; pinyin: Diàoyúchéng) is one of the great ancient battlefields of China, located on the Diaoyu Mountain in Heyang Town, Hechuan District, Chongqing. It is famous for its resistance to the Mongol armies in the latter half of the Song Dynasty.
Visitor Attractions in Chongqing > Eling Park 鹅岭公园 (鵝嶺公園, Élǐng gōngyuán) Eling Park is located on a hill in the middle of central Yuzhon District, and so it offers a beautiful view of large parts of the city of Chongqing. The park was established at the end of the Qing dynasty in 1909.
Fengdu County is a county located in Chongqing Municipality, People's Republic of China. The county was established as Fengdu County during the Sui Dynasty. The name was changed to Fengdu County during the Ming Dynasty. In 1958, the name was changed back to Fengdu County.
Fengdu Ghost City (simplified Chinese: 丰都鬼城; traditional Chinese: 豐都鬼城 (traditional form of the revised name); pinyin: Fēngdū Guǐ Chéng, originally 酆都鬼城) is a large complex of shrines, temples and monasteries dedicated to the afterlife located on the Ming mountain, in Fengdu County, Chongqing municipality, China.
This Buddhist temple was built 1000 years ago during the Song Dynasty, remodeled in 1752, and rebuilt in 1945 after the Second World War. The name of this popular place for worship and penance, “Luohan”, is the Chinese equivalent of the Sanskrit word “arhat”, meaning a holy man who has left behind all earthly desires and concerns and attained nirvana.
1. The coral tower in the cave is the largest of its kind in the world. 2. The glittering and transparent King Stone Flag at 26 feet high is the world's tallest and thinnest stone flag. 3. The stone shield at 13 feet high is also known as the Snowy Jade Penguin. It is a source of amazement and marvel for many visitors and scholars. 4.
The General Joseph W. Stilwell Museum is situated in Yuzhong District of Chongqing, and occupies an area of 1.2 acres (about 4,800 square meters). It was founded in memory of Joseph W. Stilwell (1883 - 1946), an American general who contributed a great deal to Chinese people.
If there are only two wonderlands of idyllic beauty, one is in your mind and the other one is in Youyang, Chongqing. Located in the north of Youyang County, Taohuayuan Scenic Area is an amazing destination spanning an area of 12,000 acres (about 50 square kilometers).
You can take a train from Chongqing to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park via S. Square of Chongqing N. station, Chongqing North, Yichang East, Yichang East, and Zhangjiajie in around 11 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chongqing to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park via Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station, Fenghuang, and Zhangjiajie in around 20 h 46 min.