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Leshan Giant Buddha & Leshan Jiayang Little Steam Train

Leshan Giant Buddha & Leshan Jiayang Little Steam Train

TourCode: LE02
Duration: 2 days
Destination: Leshan Giant Buddha & Jia Yang Little Steam Train

Itinerary

 

Day 1 Visit Leshan Giant Buddha for One Day    
           
At about 08:00 am, the driver will pick you up from the hotel and drive all the tourists to Leshan. You can appreciate the beautiful scenery of west Sichuan Plain on the way. After you have lunch, you begin to visit the Grand Buddha by walking up to Lingyun mountain; or have a very close to see the Buddha by walking down the zig narrow around the Giant one. You can also take a boat to visit. You can choose to visit the Eastern Buddha City where you can see many different statues of Buddha in the cave. Drive to Qianwei County in Leshan (30 minutes' driving) in the afternoon. And overnight in Qianwei County.

Day 2 Take the Little Steam Train to Travel 

In the morning, at about 08:50am drive you to Shixi (20 minutes' driving) to take the train departure at 09:30am to Huangcun mine well. You have chance to take the world's our-of-print Jiayagn small steam train to travel. There are profound and tranquil valleys where spinulose trees, survived the dinosaur extinction age, grow in prosperity; there are small villages traditional in farming and pure in folk culture that decorate the railway; there are Anti-Japanese War industry sites, ecological gardens, Su-styled residences, a village named Jinxingguzai with its features of Qing Dynasty which all present one another unique scenes that are waiting for discovering eyes. You can get down to the mine well (80rmb per person) and experience the hardships of digging the coals. Drive you back to Chengdu in the afternoon.


Notes:

The year 1938 witnessed the establishment of the 1st Sino-British joint mine venture in the small town Bagou, Qianwei County, Leshan City in Sichuan province. Along with the venture, Bashi Railway (connecting Bagou and Shixi��another small town nearer to Qianwei County) came into existence in 1958. So did Jia Yang Little Train��the only steam locomotive all over the world that is still in operation as well as the only transportation means for the locals to get into and out of Bagou ever since then and up till now.

Bashi Railway is 19.84 kilometers in length. The steam locomotive little train goes on its journey 4 times everyday. Each journey takes about two hours and a half. 8 stops are arranged with 4 tourist attractions on the way. The whole journey is a trip in scenic area.

 

What's included in this price?


 
★Private Vehicle    
Tips: Usually we suggest the saloon car in a group of 2 pax, minivan in a group of 3 or 4 pax, and 11-19 seats business vehicle or tourist bus above 4 pax in a group.
★Private professional English-speaking tour guide.
★Medium standard accommodation with attached bathroom on twin sharing basis with breakfast.
★Meals, as noted in the itinerary
★Admission fees and activity expenses, as noted in the itinerary.
★Service Charge (the planning, handling, operational and communication charges) & government taxes.
★Travel Personal Accident Insurance

 

You can choose to book the vehicle only or book any of them as you wished. If you are interested in this itinerary, please contact pandatour@yeah.net

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