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Jindao Canyon Scenic area

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Jindao Canyon Building and waterfall.

Really quaint building with a picturesque waterfall.Nice way to spend an hour of two browsing the... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
Howard J
Dareton, Australia
For European unforgettable day..

11th November 2018 was a perfect day to visit thys breathteaking place. It looked We were there... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
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No.38 Jiefang Road, Beibei District, Chongqing 400700, China
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

Really quaint building with a picturesque waterfall.Nice way to spend an hour of two browsing the stalls of food and goods.Great view of the surrounds and River from the top floor.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Howard J
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

11th November 2018 was a perfect day to visit thys breathteaking place. It looked We were there alone. We got to the valley by a ropeway, where is amazing view from. But there is an option walk a thousand-steps stairway from the enterance. There are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

A short 1.5-2 hour drive from Chongqing city center, this nature area is absolutely breathtaking. We took a steep gondola down after entering the nature area. The walk is amazing and there are several opportunities to take a boat. One is inside of a cool...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Samuel A
Reviewed 13 November 2017

As with all natural sites with China, avoid going during Golden week and other holiday periods where it will be inundated with people and ruin the experience. Outside the holiday periods this location is not very busy (especially not in the autumn/winter period) but is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Daryl S
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Bit of an adventure getting here on your own but very very worth it. The canyon starts pretty wide at the beginning but soon gets narrower and narrower. Paths carved into the cliff face, through a tunnel at one point, and on a small boat...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank AKnomad907
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Nice and easy walking along the walkway to enjoy scenes of Gorges and lakes and breath fresh air of Bamboo forest. A short boat ride with Chinese song background made me feel like I was in the Chinese drama series. Nice place to go.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Pao_A
Reviewed 18 July 2016

About 4-hours outside Chongqing. Beautiful rock cliffs. Water running through. It is crowded (as is everything) but well worth the trip. It was great to get out of the city and see some of China's natural beauty

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Aaron W
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Saw this on Trip Advisor and had a Sunday with nothing to do. I as well as my two Colleagues were blown away. I've been traveling to China and this was hands down one of the coolest things I've done there. I went in February...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank keitha547
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We really wanted to experience beautiful nature when being in the region, and going to the canyon turned out to be perfect. The difficulties in using internet made car rental difficult - probably worth doing that before coming to China - so we ended up...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank S5965QPmartinb
Reviewed 11 September 2015

The best one day tour while in Chongqing is to the Jindaoxia (Jindao Canyon Scenic Area) which is approximately 81 km or 2 hours travel time from the Holiday Inn Chongqing North. Most information on China Travel websites is sketchy when it comes to organising...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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