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Chengdu Destination Guide

Explore Chengdu in China.

Chengdu in the region of Sichuan with it's 3,950,437 inhabitants is a town in China - some 942 mi (or 1,516 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Chengdu is now 09:35 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Chongqing" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yanjiang, Huayang, Zhonghe, Xipu, Xindu or Dongzikou. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shahepu, Chengdu, Yuanjianian, Yongfengchang, Zengjiawan and Liuli. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Chengdu: Opportunities for UK Businesses

05:48 min ( May 29, 2012 by UKTIWeb)
Views: 306 - Rating: 5/5

Chengdu is the capital of Sichuan Province. With a population of 11 million, it's a vibrant and increasingly wealthy city famous for its cultural heritage and the popular Sichuan cuisine. This video i...

Dujiangyan and Qingcheng Mountain Throwe...

01:48 min ( December 08, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Preview of Throwerw's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...


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01:57 min ( April 27, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Preview of Superval's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...

Sichuan University - Chengdu Sichuan C...

01:20 min ( October 29, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
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Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Sichuan University Chengdu Read more at: www.travelpod.com Travel blogs from Sichuan University: - "... It...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Chengdu during the next days.

11
Jun
2019

Energy Internet Innovation And Entrepreneurship Summit

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
More on eventful.com.

23
Sep
2019

Chengdu Open

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Chengdu Sports Centre

Chengdu City Sports Centre or Sichuan Provincial Sports Centre is a multi-use stadium in Chengdu, China which is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 42,000 and is home to the Chengdu Blades, a football club in China League One, the second tier of the Chinese football pyramid. It was one of the venues for the group stages of the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup. It hosted six games in total.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.67, 104.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Chengdu, FIFA Women's World Cup stadiums, Football venues in China, Sport in Chengdu, Sports venues in Sichuan

Chengdu Shishi High School

Chengdu Shishi High School is a state secondary school in Chengdu, Sichuan province, China. It stands on the site of the first local Chinese public school, founded in the Han Dynasty between 143 BC and 141 BC by Wén Wēng (文翁). Shishi, which literally means "Stone House", refers to the original construction which was built of stones.

More reading: Chengdu Shishi High School homepage
Located at 30.67, 104.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:140s BC establishments, Education in Chengdu, Educational institutions established in the 1660s, Educational institutions established in the 2nd century BC, High Schools in Sichuan

Du Fu Thatched Cottage

Du Fu's Thatched Cottage is an idyllic 24-acre park and museum in honour of the Tang Dynasty poet Du Fu at the western outskirts of Chengdu, adjacent to the Huanhua Xi, (Flower Rinsing Creek). In 1961 the Chinese government established Du Fu Cao Tang as a National Heritage site.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.67, 104.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Chengdu, Historic house museums in China, Literary museums in China, Museums in Sichuan, Parks in China, Thatched buildings, Visitor attractions in Chengdu

Sichuan University

Sichuan University is one of the oldest national universities in China. Located in Chengdu, it is ranked No. 8 among the Chinese universities according to the 2010 Academic Ranking of World Universities. Sichuan University is one of the national universities directly under the Ministry of Education (MOE). It is also one of the State 211 Project and 985 Project universities enjoying privileged construction in the Ninth Five-Year Plan period.

More reading: Sichuan University homepage
Located at 30.67, 104.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Project 211, Project 985, Universities and colleges in Chengdu, Universities in China with English-medium schools of medicine, Western China

Jinsha (archaeological site)

Jinsha is an archaeological site in Sichuan, China. Located in the Qingyang District of Chengdu Prefecture, Along the Modi River (摸底河. The Jinsha site was accidentally discovered in February 2001 during real estate construction. Located about 50 km away from Sanxingdui, the site flourished around 1000 BCE and shares similarities in burial objects with the Sanxingdui site. Ivory, jade artifacts, bronze objects, gold objects and carved stone objects were found at the site.

More reading: Jinsha (archaeological site) homepage
Located at 30.67, 104.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in China, Bronze Age in China, Former populated places in China, History of Sichuan