Chengdu Itinerary 2 Days

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Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Chengdu

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Chengdu. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Chengdu as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Chengdu.

2 Days in Chengdu - Perfect Weekend Guide

The capital of Sichuan province in China, Chengdu is the place where you can take a dip into the glorious history of China. The city served as a capital for the Shu Kingdom of China and you will still find the artifacts from the past in Jinsha Site Museum. When you are spending 2 days in Chengdu, you will also be able to see the giant pandas in their natural habitat. The ancient irrigation system of the city is also a notable thing. Learn more about the beautiful city of Chengdu by following this 2-day Chengdu itinerary.

How to spend 2 days in Chengdu?

Day 1 In Chengdu

It would be a good idea to start the first day of your trip by visiting the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding and meet the cute pandas as well as other endangered animals. From this wonderful place, you can also visit the Chengdu Zoo as well as Zhaojue Temple. On the same day, you can visit the West Pearl Tower which is another specialty of Chengdu. Observing the city from this 339-meter-long tower is a unique experience. Head straight to the Buddhist monastery of Wenshu Yuan and enjoy a refreshing cup of tea at its teahouse. From here, you can go to the Tianfu Square and explore the area around it that houses a number of attractions. This includes the Sichuan Science and Technology Museum and People’s Park. At evening, you can spend time in the Kuan Alley and Zhai Alley which is a cultural hub of Chengdu. The beautiful streets of Kuan Alley and Zhai Alley are not only famous for souvenir shopping but also for local delicacies and folk art.

Day 2 In Chengdu

On this day, the Qingyang Palace would be a perfect start of the tour. After exploring the Taoists artifacts and Bronze statues, you can spend some time in the culture park and then move ahead to the Sichuan Museum. You will find a large collection of ancient pottery and Buddhist artworks in this museum. You will not want to miss this while spending one weekend in Chengdu. Relax at the Huanhuaxi Park and head to Du Fu Thatched Cottage which is one of the most favorite destinations of the city and must be a part of your 48 hours in Chengdu. Sprawling over an area of 20 hectares, this museum and park is dedicated to the Tang Dynasty. Rest of the day can be spent at the Jinsha Site Museum that houses a huge collection of artifacts and relics related to the glorious past of Chengdu. Take a tour of the Exhibition Hall, Cultural Center, and relics Hall of this archaeological site. Finally, you can end your trip by having a shopping experience in the city.

Although Chengdu is not a very famous city, it, indeed, is an important part of China’s tourism. These weekend itinerary of Chengdu will help you enjoy the beauty of the city nicely.

Best Hotels in Chengdu for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Chengdu itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

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