Yangzi River Cable Car
A ride on the creaky old Yangzi River cable car is slightly disconcerting, but gives you a wonderful bird’s-eye view of the murky waters...
Not a cave, but a Disney-esque recreation of the old stilt houses that once lined Chóngqìng's riverfronts, this 11-story shopping,...
Húguǎng Guild Hall
You could spend several hours poking around the beautifully restored buildings in this gorgeous museum complex, which once served as a...
A party-happy mix of locals and foreigners down beers and cocktails at this convivial two-story bar, on the 10th floor of the Hóngyá...
The hotpot here is excellent, and the atmosphere is congenial, but the real attraction is the view; you dine as you gaze out across the...
Luohan Si Jie; 罗汉寺街 · interesting places nearby
Luóhàn Temple information
Built around 1000 years ago, this still-active temple is now sandwiched between skyscrapers. A notable feature is the corridor flanked by intricate rock carvings found just after you enter the complex, but the main attraction here is Arhat Hall (罗汉堂; Luóhàn Táng), off to your right just after the corridor, which contains 500 terracotta arhats (a Buddhist term for those who have achieved enlightenment and who pass to nirvana at death).