In the summer, these refreshing water areas should be visited!
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- As soon as summer arrives, the cool river is much preferred. However, in Chongqing, playing in the water can also create new heights. If you don’t believe it, just follow us and look down.
Pianyan Ancient Town
Pianyan town is a resort for water entertainment in summer. In the summer, you can sit on a bench and have a foot bath near the river and play mahjong in the river. It is super cool. The cool water and shady green trees constitute the unique poetic style of the Pianyan Ancient Town.
Bus: Take a bus to Beibei District at Jiefangbei, Yangjiaping, Shapingba, and then transfer to the bus going to the Pianyan Ancient Town
Wanling Ancient Town
The Wanling Ancient Town has antique old streets from the Ming and Qing Dynasties. The beautiful Laixi River passes through the town. The town has ancient city walls and gates on the banks of the river, all of which are historical. The river is not deep here. Playing in the water and having water fights, you can not only indulge in the joy of childhood, but also help to disperse the summer heat.
Bus: Take a bus from Caiyuanba, Chenjiaping and Longtousi Bus Station to Rongchang, then transfer to the bus going to Wanling Ancient Town
For enjoying beach sunbathing, instead of going to the beach, you can just go to the Banliao Lake. There you will find sunshine, sandy beaches, cacti, and a wide variety of shells everywhere. In addition, you can also row boats and ride jet skis.
Self-driving: Main urban area of Chongqing - Inner Ring Express - Lanzhou-Haikou Expressway - Qijiang-Wansheng Expressway - S204 - Banliao Lake
Changshou Lake is a hot water resort in the summer. More than 200 linked green islands dot the lake. There is also a camping base on the island, where you can catch fish, barbecue, and watch fireflies on the lake. If you think that a tent is not romantic enough, you can hang a hammock under the shade of trees.
Bus: Take a bus at the Hongqihegou Bus Station to Changshou and transfer to the Changshou Lake bus.
Dingshan Lake is an alpine lake and is known as "The first lake in the borderland of Guizhou and Chongqing". The Huaguo Island in the center of the lake is particularly quiet and surrounded by camphor trees, which are fragrant throughout the year. You can never feel stifling heat here. And you can pick fruit on the Huaguo Island in the center of the lake.
Self-driving: Main urban area of Chongqing - Chongqing-Guizhou Expressway - Lanzhou-Haikou Expressway - Dongxi Interchange - Dingshan Lake
(Translated by Gao Jiao, Fathom Language Limited)