Embark on this 9-hour private tour, where you will get to know the the highlights Dazu county. Visit the Beishan Grottoes and Dazu Baoding Grottes with your guide. Observe the Dazu Rock Carvings that date back as far as the 7th century after enjoying a provided lunch.
Meet your guide in the lobby of your centrally located Chongqing hotel at approximately 8:30am. Then, depart the city for a 2-hour drive to Dazu county, with views of rice terraces and green mountains along the way. For your first stop, visit the restored Cangzhou ancient town. Later, continue to Beishan Grottoes, located on Long Gang Hill. The grottoes were created over 1,200 years ago during late Tang Dynasty, famous for its massive collection of various Bodhisattva of Compassion.Take a break for local lunch, then head into Baoding Mountain to visit Baoding Grottoes. Enter the core Grottoes reserve of Baoding Big Buddha Bay. Learn the detailed story of carvings from your guide including the Buddha of Sikamuni. Pay a visit to Shenshou temple on the top of Baoding Mountain. At the end of your tour, you will be returned to your accommodations where this day trip concludes.