2020 Chongqing Dazu Rock Carvings Travel Guide-Dazu Rock Carvings Tickets Transportation Weather
Scenic spot qualification:
National 5A-level scenic spots, world cultural heritage, provincial-level scenic spots, national key cultural relics protection units
Photography, hiking, rock climbing, historic sites
Introduction to the scenic spot:
Chongqing Dazu Rock Carving Scenic Area is synonymous with Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes, Yungang Grottoes, and Longmen Grottoes. It is the general term for the art of grottoes in Dazu County that are mainly represented by cliff statues.
Dazu Stone Carving is a model of the Chinese ancient grotto sculpture art. It has a grand scale, exquisite art, and rich content, which is rare in the world.
Dazu Stone Carving Scenic Area includes Baoding Stone Carvings, Nanshan Stone Carvings, Shizhu Mountain Stone Carvings, Shimen Mountain Stone Carvings, Beishan Stone Carvings, the main scenic spots are Reclining Buddha, Thousand-Hand Guanyin Statue, Six-way Reincarnation, Big Buddha Bay Statue, Little Buddha Bay Statue, Broad Treasure
Dazu Rock Carving Travel Guide:
Tourists must see the scenic spots: six reincarnations, the vast Baolou Pavilion, the second icon of Huayan, the Thousand-hand Guanyin statue, and the chicken hen.
Dazu Stone Carving Tour Route:
Recommended itinerary for a day trip from Chongqing to Dazu Rock Carvings:
Depart at 9:00 in the morning, arrive at Dazu County via Chengdu-Chongqing Expressway, visit the Shuangfo Temple, and after lunch, visit the Cliff Grottoes at Dafo Bay of Baoding Mountain → Qianshou Guanyin, Reclining Buddha, Huayan Three Saints, etc. On the way back in the afternoon, visit Rongda Tool Show
Best time to visit Dazu Rock Carvings:
The best time to travel is: April, May, June and September, October, and November each year.
Ticket price for Dazu Rock Carving:
1. Low season (December 1-the end of February of the following year)
Tickets for Baoding Mountain: 90 yuan; Tickets for Shengshou Temple: 20 yuan; Tickets for Baoding Mountain and Shengshou Temple: 100 yuan; Tickets for Baoding Mountain and Beishan: 120 yuan; Baoding Mountain, Beishan
Tourists who visit without a ticket will each pay a ticket making fee of 2 yuan.
2. Peak season (March 1-November 30)
Tickets for Baoding Mountain stone carving 120 yuan; tickets for Shengshou Temple 20 yuan; Baoding Mountain stone carving, Shengshou Temple (massive temple) combined ticket 130 yuan; Baoding Mountain, Beishan stone carving combined ticket: 170 yuan; Baoding Mountain, Beishan stone carving
3. Ticket reduction and exemption
Children under 1.20 meters tall are free to visit; domestic senior citizens (including Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan) holding a half-ticket preferential visit with their own valid IDs; students (including Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan) holding their own valid Student ID
Opening hours of Dazu Rock Carvings:
Scenic location of Dazu Rock Carvings:
Dazu District, Chongqing, China
Dazu Rock Carving:
1. From Chongqing to Dazu, you can go to the long-distance bus station in Chongqing to take the high-speed bus to Dazu County (every 20 minutes) to Dazu for about an hour and a half, the fare is about 40 yuan.
Gifts you can buy:
Stone carving, Dazu sausage, Baoding Dongjian, etc.
Notes on Dazu Rock Carvings:
1. There are many thieves in major stations in Chongqing, pay attention to property safety.
2. The summer travel weather is very hot, bring good medicine to relieve heat.