Chongqing is one of the starting and finishing points for cruises along the Yangtze River. There are many wonderful historical and natural sites to explore, including Erlin Park for panoramic views of the city, museums and ancient villages. For those seeking a culinary adventure, Chongqing is also renowned for its hot Sichuan cuisine and world-famous hotpot dishes.
Short Stay itinerary
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE CHONGQING
Make your own way to your Chongqing hotel. This afternoon wander through Erlin Park.
DAY 2: CHONGQING
Visit the Panda House at Chongqing Zoo and tour the General Stilwell Museum, the former residence of General Joseph Stilwell, a US Commander who made a significant contribution to China and its people during the Second World War. Later, visit the People’s Hall which was modelled on the imperial palaces of the Ming and Qing dynasties. (B,L)
DAY 3: CHONGQING
Enjoy a full-day of touring. Visit Ciqikou Old Town, famous for porcelain production and Huguang Guild Hall. Explore Tongyuanmen City Wall Ruins Park, the only remaining section of the ancient city wall. (B,L)
DAY 4: DEPART CHONGQING
Your arrangements end after check-out this morning. (B)
# Shoulder and high season Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.