Leshan Giant Buddha And Emei Mountain Train 2-Day Tour - Chengdu

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    7:30am (your local tour operator will reconfirm with you you accurate departure time once the train ticket is booked)
  • Departure Details :
    Your hotel in downtown Chengdu
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point

Overview

Enjoy this two-day fully escorted tour from Chengdu to Emei Mountain (Emeishan) and the Leshan Giant Buddha by high-speed train. You will visit the Golden Summit (10,102 ft/3,079 m), walk the poetic mountain trails, explore Baoguo  temple during non-touristy hours.Hike to the 1300-year-old Leshan Giant Buddha as well as discover the secret path to local fishing village and Mahao grotto. \An overnight comfortable stay accommodation at the foot of Emeishan to soak up the serene Buddhist atmosphere is also inclusive.

Highlights

  • Instant Confirmation
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Multi-Day Trip
  • All entrance fees included
  • Round-trip train fares
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Know More about this tour

Day 1: Chengdu - Emeishan - The Golden Summit - Foot of Mt. Emei
Meet your guide in the hotel lobby, head out to high-speed train station either by metro or by car. (The type transportation is depend on the location of your hotel)

During this comfortable train journey (about one hour 20 minutes), you can mingle with locals and enjoy the idyllic landscape of the Chengdu countryside. On arrival, you'll take a tour bus to the highest parking lot in Emeishan--Leidongping (about 1.5 hours) and then hike 30 minutes to catch the cable car up to spectacular Golden Summit.

On the Golden Summit, you'll see a giant gold-plated bronze statue of Puxian Buddha (48 meters tall and weighing 660 tons), one of the tallest gold-plated Buddha statues in the world. Behind the statue, there are three magnificent buildings, gold, silver and bronze palaces housing even more exquisite Buddhist statues.

In the afternoon, take cable car and bus all the way down to the foot of mountain, and trek the hidden path along the spring to tranquil Fuhu monastery which is surrounded by dense forest.

Your day will be end by stepping into the back door of Baoguo Temple, visit this time honored monastery when all the tourists are gone.

Overnight stay at a comfortable 4-star standard Emei Zen Boutique hotel

Day 2: Emeishan - Leshan Giant Buddha - Chengdu (L)
Check out of your hotel in the morning for your 40-minute journey to visit the Leshan Giant Buddha, 71-meter-tall sandstone statue, built during the Tang Dynasty.

The Leshan Buddha is carved out of a cliff, facing the junction of three rivers. You will first climb 333 steps to the top of Lingyun Hill. On the hilltop, you will be able to see three rivers confluence in front of Giant Buddha, and explore Buddhist sculptures and murals inside of Lingyun Temple. Then, descend along the red sand cliff to view the phenomenal Leshan Giant Buddha from his feet.

If there was a long queue to go down to the feet of giant Buddha, skip the line, and take the river cruise to behold the panoramic view of Leshan Giant Buddha is recommended.

Then, your guide will take you on a local path which is less taken by tourist groups to an old fishing village and visit the over 2000 years old tombs and the elegant bridge over the river.

Before you head out to Leshan railway station, if time permit,our guide will show you around the old area of Leshan city.

Your guide will escort you either by metro or taxi to your hotel in Chengdu.

Inclusions

  • 1 night comfortable accommodation according to the tour option. (base on 2 person sharing 1 room)
  • Single room supplement for odd number travelers(such as 1/3/5/7 travelers in the group )
  • 2 full day English-speaking private guide service
  • Round-trip cable car ride in Golden Summit
  • Entrance fees for Leshan Giant Buddha , Emeishan, Baoguo Monastery
  • Standard class high-speed train tickets
  • Lunch on Day 2
  • Transportation
  • Private transportation from Mt.Emei-Leshan Giant Buddha-Leshan Railway Station
  • Sightseeing  bus  to Golden Summit  in Emeishan
  • Public transportation(Metro or taxi)  to/from Chengdu railway station in Chengdu when travelers are less than 3
  • Private transportation  to//from Chengdu railway station in Chengdu when travelers are more than 3.

Exclusions

  • Personal expense
  • Meals which are not included in the itinerary
  • Emei Kungfu Show
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Extra bed for kid

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Please provide all travelers' name and passport number upon booking for train ticket purchase

Early booking is highly recommended as the availability of the tour depends on the availability of high-speed train tickets

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Operates in all weather conditions, winter on the Golden Summit will be below 0 degree, please dress appropriately

Please wear comfortable walking shoes

The accommodation is base on 2 person sharing 1 room, single room supplement will be charged if the travelers are in odd number.

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