Dujiangyan Irrigation System, Dujiangyan
Categories: National Parks, Historic Sites, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
Still controlling the waters of the Minjiang river after 2,200 years, Dujiangyan Irrigation System makes an impressive World Heritage Site at the foot of Mount Qingcheng, the birthplace of Taoism. Contemplate the feat of engineering as you cross the boardwalk suspension bridge over the roaring river, which supplies Chengdu's fertile farmlands. Climb the observation pagoda on the top of the hill for an overview of the waterworks, giving a sense of the ingenuity and sheer human labor involved in its creation. Afterwards, sample local cuisine and visit temples on the banks. Get a tour guide to explain all the details. By using our Dujiangyan vacation trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Dujiangyan Irrigation System and other attractions in Dujiangyan.
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For muslims, before you get confused by my title, let me explain on the mosque and halal food. Both are not located inside the park but at the food and souvenir street just over the south bridge, abou... read more »
As others have said this is a really interesting place to go and visit, the walks are beautiful and the gardens are just amazing. We walked round the way so the Gardens where the last thing we came to... read more »
This is one of our favorite attractions in Chengdu. Not only is the irrigation system extremely impressive, there are many cafes there where you can sit down and enjoy the view. Nearby there is a walk... read more »
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