Golden yellow loquat hanging on the tree
Two boys with a basket of loquat
A basket of loquat
A picture of loquat
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Recently, mouthwatering loquat fruits bending the branches are gradually ripe – a poet of Ming Dynasty describe such a scene as “A season for the ‘golds’ falling from the branches into the basket”.
In order to meet the demand of food, Chongqing Rural Tourism Association and Tongliang Culture and Tourism Commission collected and published several loquat picking sites in the suburbs of the Chongqing. You can follow the map and go for a trip.
Tender and good taste
Address: Jiangnan Loquat Orchard in Huilong Village, Guangyang Town, Nan’an District
Guangyang Town is called Loquat Town in China, and its annual Loquat Festival is very popular.
There are more than 800 fruit farmers, and each family plants loquat, with a large scale and professional skills. You can pick a variety of loquat with dedicate and tender taste.
It is very convenient for you take Bus No. 178 from Nanping Xingyun Huayuan to Chayuan Transportation Hub, then transfer to Bus No. 179 and get off at Kejiakou. After that, you can walk along the road to Huilong Village.
Sweet with sour delicate taste
Address: Tieshanping, Jiangbei District
As you can see, bunches of loquat trees here are round and puffy.
Behind tender appearance, there are more delicate pulps. Take a bite gently, even when the pulp has not yet gotten into the throat, sweet and sour taste has awakened your taste buds, giving you full sense of happiness.
The king of loquat with thin pericarp and sweet taste
Address: Beibei Jinguo Orchard
There is a large loquat planting area in Jinguo Orchard, with birds and flowers, mountains and lakes.
The five-star loquat cultivated here is called the King of Loquat, with orange fruit and sweet taste.
Five-star loquats and local chickens and ducks
Address: Tongguanyi, Jiulongpo
There are nearly 100 acres of loquat orchard with 5 varieties, and the five-star loquat fruits in the garden are big, sweet and delicious, fresh and attractive.
Some orchards also raised local chickens and ducks, and so on. In addition to loquat, you can also eat and stay at rural courtyard.
Loquats bigger than eggs
Address: Loquat Base, Nantuo Town, Fuling District
It has a long history of loquat cultivation, mainly distributes in Muhe Village, Shifo Village and Jiaoyan Village. Some high quality loquat with moderate price are even bigger than eggs.
Varieties of loquats with good taste
Address: Gulou Town, Hechuan
It is good place for you to pick loquat since it is called the “Hometown of Loquat”.
The loquat fruits here are tender and succulent with high sugar and good taste. You can pick the fresh fruit by yourself. (Translated by Luo Juan, Fathom Language Limited)