Chengdu Mt. Emei
Visit the Giant Panda Nature Reserve, 10km north of Chengdu in the morning. It is best time to visit here in the morning between 8am to 10am when the pandas are fed.
Then take a 2 hrs drive to Mount Leshan, some 170km away to Chengdu. Listed on the World Cultural Heritage in 1996, Emei Shan & Le Shan Giant Buddha was first dug in 713, the first year of Emperor Kaiyuan' reign during the Tang Dynasty and took 90 years to finish. It is also known as the largest stone-carved Buddhist statue in the world.
Transfer to Mount Emei, the highest of China's four holy Buddhist mountains. Check in our Emeishan hotel
Meal: Hotel Western Breakfast
Hotel: Emei Shangshe Hotel