How To Plan LeShan Giant Buddha Tour From Chengdu

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How To Plan LeShan Giant Buddha Tour From Chengdu

 
Leshan Giant Buddha Transportation

there is 155 KM from chengdu to leshan,so it’s important to compare the price and time,then choose convenient transportation way which fit you.

Leshan Giant Buddha Tour Map

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Leshan Giant Buddha Tour Time

There are 2 ways to travel leshan giant buddha.
• if you choose river cruise,the session only last 15 mins,please attention.
• if you choose to hike up the mountain, the visiting time is 2-3 hours.
• for most senior and elderly, the river cruise is better option.

Leshan Giant Buddha Hike The Mount River Cruise
Time Tour for 2-3 Hours 15 mins
physical a lot of walking hiking invloved very easy to board and get off
Crowded queue 0.5-2 hours for cliff walking down queue 1-20 mins
temple visiting yes no
Panorama Yes yes
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Leshan Giant Buddha Tickets

The original Ticket-selling Window at entrance gate already be demolished.don’t exist yet.
Boat Cruise Tickets : position seen above map.have tickets box
Mount Admission Tickets :99% auto-machine sold (at entrace gate sqaure), only accept china wechat or alipay payment.
now 2018, if you want to buy Mount Admission Tickets by cash, it’s really hard and unconvient for foreigner without tour guide,because the only palce is 2KM far from entrance gate, And not obivious to find.

The location between boat cruise tickets and mount admission tickets is separate, different place
you can not get the mount admission tickets by paying cash at the entrance gate

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How to Get To Mount Emei (FOOT) from LeShan Giant Buddha

Emei Mountain Tourist Map
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from leshan giant buddha to mount emei(foot),car ride time is about 1 hour.

Leshan Restaurant

  • seriously don’t eat Restaurant at around leshan giant buddha, even chinese be scum, let alone foreigners
  • right place for meal is leshan city, for meal, westchinago choose the local old and popular Restaurant with >100 years history, our clients almost 100% satisfactory.
  • for leshan food and snack detail, you can check https://www.westchinago.com/leshan-gourmet.html

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Leshan Hotel

usually tourist won’t choose overnight at leshan city, instead they will come back to chengdu at same day.
if you have a trip to mount emei after visiting leshan, we suggest you choose hotel in mount emei.

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2019 Leshan Giant Buddha Tour,Travel Guide

Leshan Giant Buddha Tour

2019 LeShan Giant Buddha Tour, Travel Guide

leshan giant buddha :is the largest and tallest stone Buddha statue in the world, 71m height (233 ft);width:24m, built between AD 713 and 803 (during the Tang Dynasty), depicting Maitreya. It is hand-carved out of a cliff, overlooking from leshan city,you will
see: “The mountain is a Buddha and the Buddha is a mountain” 

WestChinaGo always concern our clients’ experience, Offering you value and hassle-free and happy leshan giant buddha day tour, all tour guides are strictly picked out from past year’s many many tourists feedbacks, aiming to make your trip more sense.

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LeShan Giant Buddha
• Chinese Name: 乐山大佛
• Address: Leshan City, China(150 KM from chengdu)map
• Opening Time:8:00-18:00
• Built Time: 803 AD
• Subject: Gautama Buddha
• Recommended Visiting Time:2-3 Hours
• Height: 71m►width: 24m
• Entrance Tickets: ¥ 80
• Cruise Tickets: ¥ 70

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LeShan Giant Buddha History

Construction was started in 713, led by a Chinese monk named Hai Tong. He hoped that the Buddha would calm the turbulent waters that plagued the shipping vessels traveling down the river. When funding for the project was threatened, he is said to have gouged out his own eyes to show his piety and sincerity. After his death, however, the construction was stuck due to insufficient funding. About 70 years later, a jiedushi decided to sponsor the project and the construction was completed by Hai Tong’s disciples in 803.

Apparently the massive construction resulted in so much stone being removed from the cliff face and deposited into the river below that the currents were indeed altered by the statue, making the water safe for passing ships

A sophisticated drainage system was incorporated into the Leshan Giant Buddha when it was built. It is still in working order. It includes drainage pipes carved into various places on the body, to carry away the water after the rains so as to reduce weathering.

When the Giant Buddha was carved, a huge thirteen story wood structure (similar to the one at the Rongxian Giant Buddha) was built to shelter it from rain and sunshine. This structure was destroyed and sacked by the Mongols during the wars at the end of the Yuan Dynasty. From then on, the stone statue was exposed to the elements.

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How To Get To Leshan Giant Buddha From ChengDu

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By Charter Car
150km from chengdu city,The single-side itinerary need about 2-3 hours
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By High-speed Rail
1.5 hours from chengdu
After you arrive leshan train station,you will transfer by public bus or take a taxi,about half an hour for arrival.
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By Bus+Transfer
ChengDu XinNanMen Bus station
SHIYANGCHANG Bus Station
After you arrive leshan bus station,you will transfer by public bus or take a taxi,about half an hour for arrival.
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Leshan Giant Buddha Travel Guide

  • There are 2 ways of visiting Leshan giant buddha: One is river cruise (Video),which will last about only 15 mins.you will see panorama buddha.

    another is to climb up the mount.you will have chance to visit the temple.and walking down the cliff to the foot.usually IT’S crowded,queuing will take 0.5-2 hours.

  • Climbing up the mount will involve lot of walking, so we suggest the senior to choose river cruise.
  • when taking boat cruise,there is the platform on boat for taking pict ure,since it have good position and angle for photo-taking..please atten ion:it is charged.. please confirm the price for either every one picture or for the whole proc ess, sometimes customer possibly be scammed
  • when exiting the gate after finishing the visit the leshan giant buddha, suggest don’t take tri-cycle outside of gate, because of risking of being overcharged, due to language barrier, no more time and right authority to clarify your justice.

ChengDu PandaFAQ of Leshan Giant Buddha Tour

TripAdvisor
1)is there bus direct to leshan giant buddha scenic area?

Answer: no.when you get to leshan bus station or high speed train station,you need to transffer by taxi or public bus to Leshan giant buddha.

TripAdvisor
2)How long dose the river cruise take to view Leshan Giant Buddha?

Answer:About 15 minutes.As the capacity of the boat is 35 passengers,so you may wait for a while on board.From the boat,you will see the sleeping Buddha as well.

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3)How to transfer from high speed train station to Leshan Giant Buddha?

Answer:Upon arrival,there will be taxi waiting for passengers,and you may choose No.3 bus to Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area.

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4)How long dose it take from Leshan Railway Station to Leshan Giant Buddha?

Answer:20 minutes by taxi,about 40 rmb,50 minutes by local bus,1rmb for bus ticket.

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5)When is the best time to visit Leshan Giant Buddha?

Answer:Due to the popularity of Leshan Giant Buddha,in busy tourist season,it may take more than 2 hours to queue in the line to walk down to the Leshan Giant Buddha’s feet.Arrive early is the best way to avoid the crowds

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6)The opening time of Leshan Giant Buddha?

Answer:Busy season AM7:30-07:30PM(April.1-oct.31) ;Slow season AM8:00-06:00pm(November.1-march.31).

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