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Dujiangyan & Mt. Qingcheng Tour

Dujiangyan Irrigation System, built in the 3rd century BC, is the oldest and only surviving no-dam irrigation system in the world. The system was scientifically designed to automatically control the fast-flowing river to the Chengdu Plain, turning it into the "Land of Abundance". Visiting here, you will be amazed by the wisdom of ancient Chinese human.

Mount Qingcheng is the birthplace of Chinese Daoism. Our tours will take you to explore in-depth Daoism culture and enjoy the sequestered and evergreen scenery.


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1-Day Dujiangyan & Mt. Qingcheng 6-Day Leshan Emei Dujiangyan Bifengxia 9-Day Beijing Chengdu Dujiangyan Jiuzhaigou
4-Day Sichuan Daoism Culture 6-Day Chengdu Dujiangyan Jiuzhaigou Travel Tips & FAQs
4-Day Panda, Dujiangyan & Mt. Qingcheng 8-Day Chengdu Leshan Emei & Dujiangyan

Tour code: BJH-SCT-01A

1 Day Dujiangyan and Mount Qingcheng Tour

Route:Chengdu - Mt. Qingcheng - Dujiangyan - Chengdu

Overview: Hike Mount Qingchengshan, which is the home of Taoism, to experience the Taoism culture and enjoy the fresh air in the forest. Visit Dujiangyan Irrigation System which is the oldest flood defence system, to be amazed by the wisdom of ancient human.

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Tour code: BJH-SCT-04E

4 Days Sichuan Daoism Culture Tour

Route:Chengdu - Mt. Qingcheng - Dujiangyan - Chengdu

Overview: 4 Days Sichuan Daoism tour takes you to see Giant Panda and Qingyang Palace in Chengdu, enjoy the sequestered atmosphere in Mt. Qingcheng, and the oldest Dujiangyan Irrigation System. Deeply explore the Daoism culture of Sichuan.

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Tour code: BJH-SCT-04A

4 Days Chengdu Panda, Dujiangyan & Mt. Qingcheng Tour

Route:Chengdu - Mt. Qingcheng - Dujiangyan - Chengdu

Overview: The highlights of this tour include Chengdu Giant Panda, Sichuan Museum, Dujiangyan Irrigation System and Mount Qingcheng.

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Tour code: BJH-SCT-06A

6 Days Leshan, Mt. Emei, Dujiangyan & Bifengxia Panda Tour

Route:Chengdu - Leshan - Mt. Emei - Bifengxia - Dujiangyan - Chengdu

Overview: Spend 6 days to experience Buddhism culture in Leshan & Mt. Emei, as a volunteer to stay with the cute Giant Pandas, and then visit the world famous Dujiangyan Irrigation System.

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Tour code: BJH-C-06A

6 Days Chengdu Dujiangyan Jiuzhaigou Tour (flight back to Chengdu)

Route:Chengdu - Dujiangyan - Jiuzhaigou - Huanglong - Chengdu

Overview: Chengdu Side Tours with Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong: enjoy the natural scenery of Jiuzhaigou: multi-level waterfalls and colorful lakes; drive to Giant Panda Breeding Base; look at the Irrigation System in Dujiangyan.

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Tour code: BJH-C-08

8 Days Chengdu Leshan Emei Dujiangyan Tour

Route:Chengdu - Leshan - Mt. Emei - Chengdu - Dujiangyan - Chengdu

Overview: 8 Days Chengdu and side tour: take you to visit Chengdu, home to Giant Panda; the tallest stone Buddha statue in Leshan; the towering, beautiful, old and mysterious Mt. Emei; Dujiangyan Irrigation System.

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Tour code: BJH-BC-09A

9 Days Beijing & Chengdu Dujiangyan Jiuzhaigou Tour

Route:Beijing ( 3 days ) - Chengdu - Ya'an - Dujiangyan - Jiuzhaigou - Chengdu

Overview: This tour is perfect for you to explore the essence of Bejing and Chengdu, including the Forbidden City, Badaling Great Wall, Wuhou Temple, Giant Panda Base, Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong.

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Travel FAQs & Tips

1. Dujiangyan Irrigation System

Brief Introduction

Dujiangyan Irrigation System ( Project ), is located on the middle reaches of the Minjiang River at the foot of Mt. Yulei, about 45km away from Chengdu. It is the oldest irrigation project in China, constructed by prefect Li Bing and his son in 227 B.C. This project is proclaimed a historical monument of science and technology and a wonder of the world. Nowadays, it is still irrigating an area of over 7,000,000 hectares. As the only natural irrigation project without a concrete dam, it is still unrivaled all over the world.


Dujiangyan Irrigation System is mainly made up of three major construction works, namely "Yuzui" ( Fish Mouth ), "Feishayan" ( Sand-flying Spillway ) and "Baopingkou" ( Bottle-neck Channel ). Each work has unique function: the Fish Mouth was constructed to divide the water into the inner river as a canal and the outer river as a floodway; the Sand-flying Spillway functions as a spillover and serves as flood draining; and the Bottle-neck Channel diverts a due amount of water into the canal.


Famous Attractions

Lidui: an opening place for water to pass through;
Fulong Temple: the place where Li Bing subjugated the evil dragon during the construction process.
Erwang Temple: was built in honor of the esteemed builders of Dujiangyan Irrigation Project, Li Bing and his son.
Anlan Cable Bridge: is regarded as one of the five most famous ancient bridges in China. It acts as a key passageway between the banks of the inner river and the outer river.
Yulei Pavilion: a good place to get the bird's view of the whole Dujiangyan Scenic Spot.


Ticket: RMB 90 yuan
Opening time: Dec.1st - Mar.1st: 08:00 - 17:30; Mar.2nd - Nov.30th: 08:00 - 18:00


How to get to Dujiangyan Irrigation System?

By bus: visitors can take bus from Chengdu Chadianzi Bus Station or Chengdu North Bus Station to Dujiangyan Bus Station. The buses are air-conditioned and depart from the stations every 30 minutes or so. It takes about 40 minutes from Chengdu to Dujiangyan.


By bullet train: there are 6 bullet trains every day from Chengdu Railway Station to Dujiangyan Railway Station.


By private vehicle: Beijing Holiday offer Chengdu and around Chengdu car rental service. If you need a private transfer to Dujiangyan or surrounding cities, please read Chengdu Car Rental.


What about the Dujiangyan Hotels?

Dujiangyan is a popular tourist destination. The city offers different star-rated hotels for travelers, from budget hotel to 5-star hotel, such as 5-star Zhongyan Ruihua International Hotel and 4-star Hongkong Joyful International Holiday Hotel.


2. Mount Qingchengshan

Brief Introduction

Located at 63 kilometers west of Chengdu, Mt. Qingchengshan boasts beautiful peaks with dense greenery everywhere in every season. It is considered as a summer resort and scenic area which enjoys popularity as the "most secluded mountain under the heaven". In Chinese, Qingcheng, literarily meaning "green city", enjoys equal fame for steepness with Jianmen, for elegance with Mt. Emei and for grandeur with Kuimen.


Mt. Qingchengshan is the birth place of Chinese Daoism, which is the only religion originated from China. As a famous Taoist mountain, it has some 70 Taoist temples and 38 Taoism remains.


Famous Attractions

The whole mountain is divided into two parts: the front hill and the rear hill. Both are worthy of your exploring.

Mt. Qingcheng possesses natural beauty and cultural & historical relics, such as Jianfu Palace, Shangqing Palace, Zushi Temple, Tianshi Hall, Tianshi Cave, Sanhuang Hall, Sanqing Hall, Laojun Pavilion, Pengzu Peak, etc.


Admission fee: RMB 90 yuan
Cable car: front hill RMB 95 yuan for round trip; Jinli cable car RMB 85 yuan for round trip; White Cloud cable car RMB 70 yuan for round trip
Opening time: Dec.1st - Mar.1st: 08:00 - 17:30; Mar.2nd - Nov.30th: 08:00 - 18:00


How to get to Mt. Qingcheng?

By bus: visitors can take bus from Chengdu Xinnanmen Bus Station to Qingcheng Town, and then take public bus to Qingchengshan Scenic Spot.


By bullet train: there are 6 bullet trains every day from Chengdu Railway Station to Qingchengshan Railway Station, and then take public bus to Qingchengshan Scenic Spot.


By private vehicle: we offer Chengdu to Qingchenshan car rental service. If you need a private transfer to Qingchengshan or surrounding cities, please read Chengdu Car Rental.


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