Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Chengdu is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Chengdu a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Chengdu.
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West of Dujiangyan City, China
09:00 am - 05:50 pm
Chengdu is China’s very own natural storehouse and Dujiangyan Irrigation system seconds the statement. The construction of this enormous water system dates back to 2200 years. Yes, that’s right! The city was threatened by frequent floods of the Minjiang River which is a tributary of Yangtze River. Li Bing- a local official of Sichuan pr...
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231 Wuhouci Street, Wuhou, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
This is a memorial temple dedicated to Zhue Liang- the Martial Marquis of Shu in the three kingdoms period. This temple covers an area of 37000 square meters and the date of its establishment is unknown. The current temple was rebuilt in 1672 and is surrounded by old cypresses and classical red walls.
The temple is subdivided into five sectio...
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East of Tongren Road, west of Changshun Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610015, China
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Amalgamation of modern construction style and old architecture is represented in the Kuan-zhai Street. It is part of one of the three key preservation areas in Chengdu which comprise of Kuan Lane, Zhai Lane and Jing Lane. Depicting characteristic features of Qing dynasty, Kuan-zhai lane is opened to public and has great open-sir tea-houses, Chinese...
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66 Wenshuyuan Street, Qingyang, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
A home to Buddhist association of Sichuan province and a well-preserved Buddhist temple in Chengdu, this monastery was built during the rule of Tang dynasty and was also called as Xinxiang temple.
According to the legend, a Buddhist monk Cidu stayed at this site for several years and when he was being cremated after his death, the statue of Wenshu ...