DAY 1 Chongqing Arrival
Your private guide will be ready to greet you and pick you up, and your driver will drive you to your hotel.
Free Time Ideas
Visit Hongya Cave (#3 for Chongqing on TA) — it’s good for views, shopping, food, and nightlife.
Go shopping in Jiefangbei Pedestrian Street.
Taste a Sichuan hotpot.
Take a trip on the Yangtze cableway.
DAY 2 The Dazu Grottoes
You will appreciate the cream of China’s rock carvings from the Tang and Song dynasties (618–1279). Due to inconvenient access in the past, these precious rock carvings were well-protected for centuries from warfare and human destruction. So you can walk around these five mountains to enjoy authentic medieval rock carvings.
DAY 3 The Three Gorges Museum and Ciqikou Ancient Town
Learn the history of the Yangtze River and the Three Gorges Dam. The lesson at the Three Gorges Museum covers many aspects of the Yangtze River, including the animals living alongside the Yangtze River, the regional population in ancient times, and some ancient artifacts discovered near the Yangtze River.