Tips for enjoying April flowers in Chongqing
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Spring is here and everything is reviving and full of vitality. Roses, azaleas, and peonies are blooming. Bring your family and friends to go enjoy the flowers!
Beibei Gold Orchard 北碚金果园
There are a large number of roses around this orchard which are in full bloom! This section of the mountain road, which is more than 2 kilometers long, is covered by blossoming roses. The photos taken here show how very beautiful and fresh they are!
Address: Beibei Gold Orchard
Self-driving route: Chongqing - Lanzhou-Haikou Expressway (Beibei direction) - Jinyun Mountain exit (no road toll) - across Bei Hot Spring - Gold Orchard.
Bus: Take a bus to Bei Hot Spring and Hechuan from Jiefangbei or Shapingba and get off at the Gold Orchard Station.
Qianjiang Huiqian Fairy Valley 黔江灰千仙谷
The azaleas here have opened during the Qingming Festival. They are spreading over the large hills with various colors to delight you! You will know the beauty of spring only if you see the beautiful scenery!
Address: Huiqian Fairy Valley in Wuli Town, Qianjiang
Self-driving Route: Qianjiang - Pengdong Village - Wuli Town- Huiqian Avenue - Huiqian Fairy Valley
Nanchuan Golden Buddha Mountain 南川金佛山
There is a “museum of natural plants” on Golden Buddha Mountain, which is 13.8 meters high and has the oldest field of azalea flowers in China. Its blooming is spectacular! In addition, the wild azaleas light up the green mountains, and decorate the forest. From the top areas, you can see the most amazing scenery in spring!
Address: Huixing Village, Sanhui Town, Nanchuan District
Bus: Take a bus from Chongqing Bus Station to Nanchuan and transfer from Nanchuan to Golden Buddha Mountain.
Self-driving route: From Chongqing-Guizhou Expressway to Tea Garden - Dongquan - Baisha - Daguan - Nanchuan
Wulong Baima Mountain 武隆白马山
There are a lot of precious Lapland rosebay (Rhododendron lapponicum) flowers here. When they are in full bloom, the whole mountain turns bright red, which is very spectacular. If you like flowers, don’t miss it!
Address: Baima Mountain Primeval Forest Scenic Spot in Wulong District
Self-driving route: Turn right at Baima Exit of Chongqing-Hunan Expressway and go 2km. Pass through Baima Town, 300 meters upwards after Gexigou Bridge, and drive for 19 kilometers to the Wangxianya Scenic Spot Reception Center. Drive five kilometers to Chepan, and then drive ten kilometers to the Baima Mountain Primeval Forest Scenic Spot.
Tongliang Lvfengtianxiang Peony Garden 铜梁侣俸天香牡丹园
Tongliang Lvfengtianxiang Peony Garden Scenic Spot is located in Shiha Village, Lvfeng Town, Tongliang District. About 200,000 peony trees in the park have been blooming one after another. The peony flower is bright and colorful, and it is known as the “king of flowers”. Peony flowers can be divided into hundreds of varieties by their color. The flower of peony is large and fragrant, so it is called “national beauty and heavenly fragrance”.
Address: Tongliang Lvfengtianxiang Peony Garden
Self-driving route: Chongqing - Tongliang West Exit - Tianxiang Peony Garden
Bus: Take a bus directly to Tongliang at Chongqing Chenjiaping Bus Station and get off at Beimen Bus Station. Then take the bus number 117, 108, 109 directly to Nanmen station. Inside the station, take the bus to Xinfu and Pingtan and get off at the Peony Garden Station and walk 150 meters to reach your destination.
(Translated by Gao Jiao, Fathom Language Limited)