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Sichuan Tea Culture and Chengdu sightseeing 4 Days tour
   


Photography to Siguniang mountains-Danba-Hailuogou park-Niubeishan Mount 8 days tour
Tour Code:SCNO-95

Travel Route
chengdu-Ya'an-chengdu

Itinerary

Day 1 Chengdu Arrival
Welcome to Chengdu, the hometown of Giant Pandas! Clear the customs and retrieve your baggage by yourself upon arrival, be greeted by our tour guide in the Arrival Hall who is holding a sign on which says your name. A comfortable vehicle (non-smoking) with an experienced driver will transfer you directly to your hotel. Your guide will help you check in.overnight in chengdu.

Day 2 Chengdu - Mengdingshan - Chengdu
After breakfast, you’ll head to Mengding Mountain in Ya’an City (2-hours’ drive). Mengding Mountain is the birthplace of Chinese tea civilization and the cradle of tea culture. As the saying goes “The Yangtze River tops the waters, the Mengding tea is best of its kind.” It has a history of more than one thousand years in tea planting, tea making and tea sipping art.
Your today’s tour will first see the No.1 Teapot in the world, then proceed to the Tea Culture Museum, take cable car to the mid-mountain, enjoy tea break at Tiangai Temple, appreciate tea related Poem Steles, walk in Mengdingshan Royal Tea Garden. You’ll sure to get some general ideas about tea culture along the way.After tea culture exploration, you’ll continue to visit tea factory, pick tea in the plantation, and see the whole process about how Mengding tea is made. After the happy time in Mengdingshan, drive back to Chengdu.

Day 3 Chengdu
After breakfast, your guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel. Today, you are going to enjoy a relaxing day like the locals do. You’ll first visit the Giant Panda Breeding Research Base, where you can explore the daily life of the cute pandas, and get close to the lovely creatures.Later, pay a visit to Wenshu Temple. Built in Sui Dynasty (605-617BC), it is the largest and best-preserved Buddhist temple in Chengdu. Enjoy the tranquility of Buddhist monks chanting inside the temple or just walk around the well-manicured grounds.Then, head to Renmin Park to enjoy a cup of traditional Chinese tea and absorb the special atmosphere of Chengdu.In this evening, watch Sichuan Opera in Shufengyayun Opera House while sipping the traditional Chinese tea. The performance blends with the local dialect, customs, folk music and dances, also includes the highlights of face changing, fire spitting, long sleeve fluttering and shadow play etc.

Day 4 Chengdu Departure
Your guide will pick you up from the hotel to the airport/train station in time for the scheduled flight or train to your next destination. Before that, you can take a rest at the hotel,end the tour.