Attractions in Chongqing counties

wushan yangtze river bridge

Wushan Yangtze River Bridge – the Bridge over Wu Gorge

Wushan Yangtze River Bridge (巫山长江大桥), located at the entrance of the Wu Gorge in the Three Gorges section of the Yangtze River, stands as a remarkable steel pipe arch bridge. With a net width of 19 meters, four lanes in each direction, and a main span of 492 meters, the bridge is an engineering marvel. […]

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goddess sream in wu gorge

Goddess Stream in Wu Gorge

Goddess Stream, nestled along the southern bank of the Yangtze River, originates from Guandu Town in Wushan County, Chongqing. Flowing downstream, it transitions from Guandu River to Ziyang River, eventually becoming the Goddess Stream before merging with the Yangtze at Qing Shi Town, opposite the foothills of the Goddess Peak. The lower reaches of the

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gongtan ancient town

Gongtan Ancient Town, Youyang – Ticket, Opening hours, Location, and Highlights

Gongtan Ancient Town (龚滩古镇), nestled along the banks of the Wujiang River in Youyang County, Chongqing, is a picturesque destination with a history spanning over 1800 years. Its name is derived from the river shoals that gave rise to the town, and its prosperity is closely tied to salt production. Renowned as a comprehensive tourist

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hewan mountain village

Hewan Mountain Village – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Hewan Mountain Village (河弯山寨), located in Youyang County, Chongqing, is renowned as one of the most beautiful Tujia ethnic villages in China. Its name (meaning blends of the river in Chinese) is derived from the winding flow of the mother river of the Tujia people, the You Water River, meandering through its territory. Established in

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Goddess Peak in Wushan

Goddess Peak in Wushan – The Most Renowned Peak in Three Gorges

Goddess Peak, nestled at an elevation of 860 meters, graces the northwestern side of the Three Gorges Courtyard in Wushan County, Chongqing. Positioned along the northern bank of the Yangtze River within the Wuxia Gorge, its geographical coordinates fall between 109°33′ to 110°11′ east longitude and 30°45′ to 31°28′ north latitude. Approximately 22 kilometers west

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Wushan Twelve Peaks

Wushan Twelve Peaks – Nature’s Grandeur

Nestled at the eastern gateway of Chongqing, Wushan serves as an obligatory stop for those embarking on the breathtaking journey through the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River. Steeped in history, adorned with ancient relics, and blessed with abundant resources, Wushan has been a cradle of civilization for millions of years, with the earliest upright

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huangshui national forest park

Huangshui National Forest Park Chongqing – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Nestled in the heart of the Three Gorges Reservoir Area, Huangshui National Forest Park (黄水国家森林公园) is a remarkable gem of natural beauty and biodiversity. Covering an impressive area of 32,441 hectares, with 6,000 hectares available for exploration, this park stands out as the largest regional national forest park in Chongqing. What makes this park truly

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mowei mountain scenic area

Mowei Mountain Scenic Area, Chongqing – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and highlights

Mowei Mountain Scenic Area (摩围山景区), nestled in the southern part of Pengshui’s “A-Hundred-Mile Wujiang Gallery,” spans an impressive 1,910.2 hectares. This enchanting region boasts a diverse landscape of towering peaks, winding valleys, and geological wonders like stone forests, towering cliffs, sinkholes, rifts, and extensive caves. Beyond its geological marvels, Mowei Mountain offers a tapestry of

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shennv stream chongqing

Shennv Stream Chongqing – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Shennv Stream (神女溪), often referred to as “Beautiful Maiden Stream” by locals, is a natural marvel hidden within the majestic landscapes of Chongqing, China. Originating from the lofty Bao Feng Mountain at an altitude of 1,462 meters, this 15-kilometer-long watercourse carves its way through a terrain of swift waters, shallow streams, and narrow gorges. Approximately

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longtan ancient town youyang

Longtan Ancient Town, Youyang – Ticket, Opening Hours, Location, and Highlights

Longtan Ancient Town(龙潭古镇), situated in the heart of Chongqing’s Youyang County, is a place where time seems to stand still. Founded in the first year of the Qing Dynasty’s Qianlong era in 1736, it was officially designated as a town in 1935 during the 24th year of the Republic of China. This town’s rich history

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