Places recommended to you in April
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- As the saying goes, you can see so many beautiful scenes in April. The spring comes and the something new grows on the earth. So, in the picturesque season, let’s go to find the spring trace in Chongqing.
Beibei - Jinguoyuan
Located at the foot of Jinyun Mountain and along the Jialing River in Beibei, it has the longest Rose Wall in Chongqing. After the peach, plum and cherry blossoms ended their blooming periods one after the other, roses dress up to bring a romantic atmosphere for spring.
Now thousands of roses at Jinguoyuan are blooming competitively, and you can see them beside fences and paths and smell their fragrance in air.
Transport: take Line 6 and get off at Beibei Station, then transfer Bus 510, 511, or 518 to Jinguoyuan.
Best viewing period: early to mid April
Nanchuan - Jinfo Mountain
Azalea of Jinfo Mountain shows its beauty from January to April every year, and by the end of April, you can see a splendid scene that the mountain is covered by azaleas at all.
Noticeably, there are azaleas with large quantities, diversiform flower types and various species, like Rhododendron longipes var. chienian and Rhododendron platypodum only growing on the Jinfo Mountain.
Transport: take a bus to Jinfo Mountain at Longtousi Tourism Distribution Center.
Best viewing period: April 10 to May 20
Youyang – Huatian Terrace
Spring can be considered as the best season to watch terraces. The place of Hejiayan Village, Huatian Township, Youyang County, is adjacent to the Changpu Prairie, Gongtan Ancient Town and Tiaohuayuan. Entering from Hejiayan Village along the road, you can see a nearly 1000-m terrace scene between hills and slopes.
There also are winding and running streams, green trees and mountains. More importantly, you can see the different beauty of terraces all the year around. Now is the best time to enjoy its spring scene with sparkling water and green plants.
Self-driving: main urban areas of Chongqing - Chongqing-Hunan Expressway - Heishui - Hejiayan Village, Huatian
Best viewing period: April
Nan'an – Fangniucun
There is full of azaleas flowering all over the mountains, and now is the best time to watch it
Compared with others, azalea trees here are bigger and may make the surrounding trees look smaller in contrast to the flowers. In addition, colorful azaleas can form a sea of flowers, beautiful and charming.
Walking in the mountains is another joy. You can have a fresh breath and enjoy the green scenery in a far or near distance, as if you’re in the world described in the “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”.
Transport: take Bus 384 from Nanping to Nanshan Station, then exchange Bus 337 to Fangniucun Station.
Best viewing period: April
Jiulongpo - Jiufeng Yaochi
Blue sky, white clouds, green water, gentle breeze and others can serve you here in April, and the color of pool changes with the seasons: clear, light green, emerald green, and blue.
Around it, there are rich historical and cultural relics, including Bas-reliefs on Precipices at Huilongwan, Ruins of earth wall at Zhaizipo and Hongqiducao at Wangjiagou. All the places are very suitable for spring outing.
Transport: take Bus 299 to Baishiyi Wuyuan - Bus 285 to Jinfeng - Bus 293 to Jiufengshan (foot of the mountain), then walk up the mountain (takes about 2.5 hours)
Best viewing period: sunny day in April
(Translated by Jiang Yuling, Fathom Language Limited)