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Chongqing News

Taking buses to visit great attractions with friends

2018-08-24 12:04:36

CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Chongqing is a beautiful city with splendid scenery, a popular tourist destination, and a vibrant city for the future. If you want to go with your friends to enjoy the hustle and bustle of Chongqing, why not take a sightseeing bus and slow down your pace. Through the bus windows, the streets and alleys of Chongqing shall be carefully experienced. You must not miss these bus routes.

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T480 - -Luxury package with views of Chongqing

Sightseeing Route: Jiefangbei - Hongyadong Upper Exit (Xiaoshizi) - Luohan Temple (Xiaoshizi Small Commodity Market)-Yangtze River Cableway (Xinhua Road)-Chongqing Bombing Site (Xiamishi)-Baixiang Street (Jinzi Branch) - Chaotianmen 9th Pier - Huguang Guild- Hongyadong Lower Exit (Jiabin Road Hongyadong) - Great Hall

Recommendation reason:

Along the way of the ring road of the mother city of Chongqing, each station contains a history of the city, and a love. If you happen to have friends coming from other places, then choose this sightseeing bus, starting from Jiefangbei. It cannot be any better to enjoy the bustling streetscape and riverside scenery with him/her all the way.

When it comes to the most famous places in Chongqing, Hongyadong is definitely on the list. The evening is the most lively time here, where you can eat and drink while watching the riverscape. Then you will pass through the Luohan Temple. Through the window, you can feel the unique charm of this building. You can also get off at the next stop, take the Chongqing Yangtze River Cableway, or you can go all the way to the Chaotianmen 9th Wharf and watch ships go in the river wind.

Running time: 9:30-18:00, 1 bus every 15 minutes.

Ticket information: self-service ticketing, air-conditioned bus, 10 yuan for fare, no IC card accepted, a single-day pass within a single line for 30 yuan can be bought, 50 yuan for the entire line (unlimited ride in 24 hours).

T033 - Combination of nature and culture

Sightseeing route: Chongqingxi Railway Station Bus Terminal Station - Shapingba Railway Station - Chongqing University – Ciqikou

Recommendation reason:

Get off the train to the ancient town and felt the Chongqing-style ancient town life in the bustling crowd. After arriving at Shapingba Railway Station, you can get off the bus and visit the Three Gorges Square, buy a bowl of hot and sour vermicelli, and start a trip to Chongqing. You can also go directly to Chongqing University to experience the unique cultural temperament and academic atmosphere of Daxuecheng (university town).

When it comes to Daxuecheng, the most famous Xijie Street next to Chongqing University should be mentioned, and it will definitely let you regain the time when you spend a few bucks in your school days. After eating at Xijie Street, you can move to the next place -- Ciqikou Ancient Town. The stone roads and lanes are narrow, and there are various vendors on both sides. There are many snacks and specialties, which are suitable for eating and sightseeing all the way.

Running time: Chongqingxi Railway Station 9:30-17:00, Ciqikou 10:20-17:50.

Ticket information: self-service ticketing, air-conditioned bus, 10 yuan for fare, no IC card accepted. A single-day pass within a single line for 30 yuan can be bought, 50 yuan for the entire line (unlimited ride in 24 hours).

T006 - A journey through time and space

Sightseeing route: Dadukou Ancient Town - Hong Kong City

Recommendation reason:

Under a modern bridge, there is a slow-paced ancient town. On one side, there are green trains and on the other side there is a river. The Dadukou Ancient Town, known as the “The Lesser Jiangnan in Chongqing”, has three streets, nine lanes and nineteen courtyards. Everyday people enjoy the leisure and are free from all boredom.

In addition to traditional architecture, there are also attractions such as the Masangxi Bridge, the old Chengdu-Chongqing railway track, and an old wharf. They gathered a variety of human civilization and landscapes in history, and the whole style is uneven and retracted as well as natural. Out of the Ancient Town and into the Hong Kong City, a transition from a quaint town to a bustling city is completed, as if having a journey through time and space.

Running time: 9:00-17:00, 16 shifts per day

Ticket information: self-service ticketing, no IC card accepted.

T026 - Route that has the most beautiful riverscape

Sightseeing route: Yangtze River Cableway South Station - Nanbin Road – Liangjianghui

Recommendation reason:

Off from the most Chongqing-featured transportation, take a slow sightseeing bus and travel to Chongqing's past and future. The Yangtze River Cableway is Chongqing's "Airbus". The car glass is transparent, and one can clearly see the scenery on both sides of the river. It is recommended to go at night. You will see the most essential part of Chongqing's night scene.

Nanbin Road has the reputation of “Chongqing’s Bund” and has many attractions along the road. The best way to tour Nanbin Road is to rent a bicycle along the river to enjoy the scenery, and see beautiful river view of the Yangtze River and the Jialing River.

Running time: Everyday 9:30 to 20:30 Cycling shift

Ticket information: 30 yuan for one-way ticket, 40 yuan for round-trip to and from Xiaoshizi Station, 10 yuan for round-trip from the Cableway South Station to Liangjianghui.

T009 - Rural sightseeing bus route

Sightseeing route: Line A: Zhongliang Town Tourists Assembly Center- Haishi Park - Hetang Yuese - Taisiya Forest Park - Blueberry Valley; Line B: Zhongliang Town Tourist Assembly Center - Happy Farm.

Recommendation reason:

Bus travels through the park, the forest is on each side, and the air is fresh and refreshing. Haishi Park, city walls, domes, castles, and red vines that cover castle arches are all good-looking. But the most memorable one is the Taisiya Forest Park. The bus travels in the Taisiya Forest Park. Looking through the window, light breaks through the clouds in the sunset and shines into the forest from the treetops, on and off in the gaps, one is sure to be obsessed. There are also many attractions such as Blueberry Valley, Liushui Rock, Yunfeng Temple, Huatian Zhumeng, Qiaojiao Temple and Lingdong Lake. Every time you come back, you can discover a different scenery!

Running time: Zhongliang Town Tourist Assembly Center, 10:00-19:00; Blueberry Valley, 11:00-20:00

Ticket information: Visitors can purchase T009 Road "Slow City Tour" Card outside the Exit 2 of Shuangbei Station of Line 1, Zhongliang Town Tourist Assembly Center. The card costs 10 yuan, one person and one card, and the card can be used for unlimited travel on the T009 Bus within 24 hours after the card is used.

(Translated by Yang Lifu, Fathom Language Limited)

Editor:Jiang Yiwei