Flower seas in Chongqing summer you can’t miss
Qianbei Flower Sea
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- People usually believe that spring is the best season to enjoy flowers. Actually, there are some places that flowers are blooming in summer. Now it is still a good time to enjoy flowers.
To enjoy verbena flowers in Qianbei Flower Sea
You can enjoy purple flower seas the same as that of the Provence’s, but you don't need to go to Provence.
Qianbei Flower Sea is one of 4 flower seas in Guizhou Province. Every summer, the endless verbena flowers here can form a drawing. You can stroll in the flower sea and take perfect photos unintentionally. You can look down at the flower sea from the sky by a hot-air balloon or a helicopter. You can experience the extreme romance without going to Provence, which is so intoxicating.
Route: It takes one hour from Chongqing to Tongzi by high-speed train, and then you can reach the scenic area by bus.
To enjoy flowers and air-rafting in Cloud and Flowers
Cloud and Flowers is located in Lengshui Town, Shizhu County, with an average altitude of about 1,500 meters. You can enjoy the both coolness and flowers.
When in summer, it could form a flower sea, including roses, peonies, hydrangeas, marigolds, coreopsis, lavenders.
Besides flowers, there is an activity: air-rafting. Tt has the thrill of taking roller coaster, the satisfaction of playing glider as well as the experience of enjoy the brilliant flowers.
You can sightsee and camp in the over 100-meters glass bridge, see the stars in the sky at night and have a sweet dream in the hug of nature.
Self-driving route: main urban areas -- Shanghai-Chongqing Expressway G50 Fusheng -- Changshou District -- Zhongxian County -- Shizhu County -- Lengshui Town
Summer flowers blooming in Fenghuang Flower Sea
Fenghuang Flower Sea is located in the bank of Liangtan River, the northeast of Fenghuang Town, Shapingba District. Summer flowers are blossoming such as gomphrena and begonia. Visitors can go to enjoy the flowers with the ticket fee of 30 yuan/person.
Self-driving route: Inner Ring Expressway -- Chongqing-Suining Expressway -- Logistics Park -- Long 'an Avenue -- Fenghui Road -- The scenic area
One-stop flower appreciation in Baihua Valley
Baihua Valley Tourist Resort is located nearby the north gate of Wansheng Black Valley with an area of more than 300 mu. It consists of three parts: Leisure Resort, Gaihua Garden and Rose Garden, the latter of which has over 250 kinds of roses. Besides roses, visitors can also get close to the peacocks and black swans in the Gaihua Garden. In addition, there are 10 tent hotels, 30 container hotels and 10 recreational vehicles in the Baihua Valley Tourism Resort as well as the special camp base set up on the lawn of 14,000 square meters. Tourists can go fishing, barbecue and camping in addition to appreciating flowers and stars
Self-driving route: Chongqing Inner Ring -- Chongqing-Guizhou Expressway -- Qiangjaing-Wansheng Expressway -- Wansheng -- Northern gate of Black Valley (across the Qingfeng Yashui of Black Valley scenic area).
Ten-li Lotus Corridor in Cizhu Town, Yubei
The construction area of Ten-li Lotus Corridor has reached over 1,300 mu, which was planted over 500 mu of ornamental lotus and aquatic flowers. It is the most charming place to enjoy lotus in Chongqing. At present, there are many lotus landscapes and recreational pavilions in the area to appreciate lotus. Over 2,500 square meters of wooden walkways passed through the whole garden. Tourists can not only enjoy flowers for free, but also pick blueberries and buy special agricultural produce.
Self-driving route: Airport expressway -- Nanbei Avenue -- Xinglong Town -- Cizhu Town -- Zhonghe Community -- Ten-li Lotus Corridor
(Translated by Jiang Yuling, Fathom Language Limited)