Sichuan Opera and Local Delicacy Banquet in Chengdu

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Tour description

Gastronomy and Performing Arts are extremely important in Sichuan province, and with this tour you will be able to experience the best of both. First you will try some of Chengdu’s most well known snacks, all of them may seem exotic to those unfamiliar to the area. Second, you will be able to enjoy a Sichuan opera, renowned by the Changing Faces and Rolling Light acts.

Meet your guide at the lobby of your hotel in Chengdu city centre.Be driven to the first activity of the night which is a delicious Sichuan snacks dinner. Here you will experience the Chendgu delicacies, one of the most important parts in Sichuan's culinary heritage. With the help and descriptions of your guide, you will try noodles in spicy oil, panda egg cakes, green steamed buns and many more. All of them mouthwatering!The next stop will be a Teahouse in Chengdu Culture Park, where you will attend a Sichuan opera, very popular in eastern and central Sichuan, Chongqing , Guizhou, and Yunnan Provinces. Sit back and enjoy a performance packed with wit, humor, lively dialogue, amazing acrobatics, dancing, acting, puppetry, and music; all of which celebrates Sichuan’s creative history in the performing and fine arts. Sichuan opera is more like a play than other forms of Chinese opera, with most acts derived from Chinese classical novels, legends and folktales.After the performance, you'll be transferred back to your hotel.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off by taxi
  • Professional english speaking guide
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water

What's not included

Highlights

  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Enjoy a romantic night including dinner
  • Excellent value for money