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).
The Baiheliang, literally the White Crane Ridge, is an archaeological site in Fuling, China, now submerged under the waters of the newly built Three Gorges Dam.
Tags: top 10 attractions in Chongqing, Top 10 things to do in Chongqing, Top attractions in Chongqing, Top Chongqing attractions This entry was posted on Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 2:17 pm and is filed under China Top 10, Chongqing Travel.
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.
Black Mountain Valley, aka Black Valley, 70 miles from Chongqing, ... The best time to visit Black Mountain Valley Scenic Area is from May to September, ...
The Chaotianmen Port is the oldest in the city and the largest of the gates to the city. The original gate has been replaced and the current Chaotianmen Square was built in 1998 to resemble the bow of a ship.
Hongyadong Hotel offers accommodations in Chongqing. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Extras include slippers and a hairdryer.
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.
South Mountain Botanical Garden (Chinese: 南山植物园) is the largest botanical garden in Chongqing. It is a major urban park of central Chongqing, and it is one of the 8 major civil projects of Chongqing Municipal.
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.
Furong Cave (Chinese: 芙蓉洞) is a karst cave located on the banks of the Furong River, 20 km (12 mi) from Wulong County town, Chongqing, People's Republic of China.
One day in China. Chongqing - Miasto we mgle [ENG SUB] Budżetowy Luksus - vlogi z podróży. ... Hongyadong Folk-Custom Scene Area (Hongya Cave) ...
The Huguang Guild Hall is an old complex of buildings that was a cultural, business and social center for more than 200 years. When people came from other provinces to settle in the region during the Qing Dynasty, they built guild halls.
The Longxing Ancient Town, located in the southeast of Yubei District, Chongqing Municipality, about 36 kilometers from the city center, is one of the 100 wealthiest towns in Chongqing.
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.
Shuanggui Temple was built as "Fuguo Temple" ... it has been designated as a "Major National Historical and Cultural Sites in Chongqing" by the State Council of China.
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).
Hotels & places to stay near The Ropeway Of Yangtze River, Chongqing (China)
Chongqing China Three Gorges Museum, also known as Chongqing Museum, is situated opposite to the Chongqing People's Assembly Hall.
The Three Natural Bridges (simplified Chinese: 天生三桥; traditional Chinese: 天生三橋; pinyin: Tiānshēng Sān Qiáo) are a series of natural limestone bridges located in Xiannüshan Town (仙女山镇), Wulong County, Chongqing Municipality, China.
Tieshanping Forest Park, Chongqing, Kiina - TripAdvisor: Tutustu paikasta Tieshanping Forest Park kirjoitettuihin arvosteluihin ja ammattilaisten ottamiin sekä matkailijoiden aitoihin kuviin
Wulong Karst, Wu long, Chongqing, China has three areas containing the Three Natural Bridges, the Qingkou Tiankeng and Furong Cave respectively, is a part of part of the South China Karst and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Here we’ve made a list of the top 10 attractions in Chongqing, which ... Chongqing is a port city with the largest municipal area and population ... Wulong Karst ...
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.
Zhang Fei Temple attracts a great number of visitors because of its unique architectural style and wood carvings, calligraphy and paintings.