Where the locals like to spend Spring Festival resort in Sichuan?

Though many people have already returned back to their job, while it is still in the middle of Spring festival according to Chinese tradition. The Spring Festival is the biggest event for each Chinese family. Different family spend the festival with different way. Well, most people choose to stay at home with their families to enjoy the lovely gathering time. But recent years, more and more people like to go out to spend a spectacular Spring Festival. So what kind of places people like to go in Spring Festival?

People often prefer places which have Buddhist monasteries or Taoist temples. You may ask why? As you know, the Spring Festival is a special festival which is bursting with happiness and bless. So people usually like to pray for good blessing from God or ancient ancestors in Spring Festival. When people plan a vacation in Spring Festival, they put the cultural blessing as the prior factors. Of course the places which have both culture and nature experience are the most popular destinations to go.Spring Festival in Sichuan

In Sichuan, people usually travel within own provincial regions as Sichuan itself has many popular places to travel all year around. Then where the locals like to spend Spring Festival resort in Sichuan? Flowing is the list:

Mount Emei Spring Festival

  1. Mount Emei
  2. Leshan Giant Buddha
  3. Dujiangyan
  4. Qingchengshan Mountain
  5. Wuhou Monastery
  6. Wenshu Temple
  7. Qingyang Temple
  8. Jiuzhaigou
  9. Langzhong
  10. Shunan Bamboo Forest

Sichuan Winter Holiday – recommended places for fun

Winter is the shoulder season for Sichuan tourism. While people are not willing to spend their holiday watching tv shows at home. For some reason, I think winter is a great time for traveling in Sichuan. So where can you go?

Xiling Snow Mountain

Xiling Snow Mountain is only about 100 km away from Chengdu city. It is a great place for weekend holiday or a short stay. It is located in Dayi county.Xiling Snow Mountain

It offen snows in winter, which makes Xiling Mountain a perfect place for ski. There is a Ski Resort covering more than thousands square meters about 2400 meters above sea level.

Besides the ski activities, you can also do some hiking while enjoying stunning forest views.

Emei Mountain

Emei Mountain is suitable for visiting all years around. While in winter, you will experience some thing different.Emei Mountain in winter

It sometimes snow in winter. So you can also take part in some ice activities. And in wither, it seems that the daytimes are always sunny while a little bit cold in early morning and late night. So please remember to pack warm clothes.

It is not very suggested hike up to the top of Emei Mountain in winter. The snow melt into water, which makes walking difficult. So you can take bus from Baoguosi to Leidongping, then take cable car to Golden Summit. The sunrise and sunset views from here are most breathtaking scenery.