Where to visit in Chongqing in January?
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- As the New Year begins, let’s also start a new life. It’s a good choice to travel to a place and start a new year, so where to go in January? 2020 has arrived, and this month is also suitable for traveling in Chongqing.
Nanchuan ･ Jinfo Mountain
Snow and ice have always been frequent visitors in the north, and the annual snowfall in Jinfo Mountain in the south is particularly rare in Chongqing. It’s only an hour’s drive from the main urban areas. You can also ski and eat roasted whole sheep.
In winter, Jinfo Mountain is full of surprises of 30° north latitude. Take the cableway leading to the ice and snow world. There is the palace of the queen of ice and snow at the end. The pure snow is the most pure scenery.
After enjoying the snow, you can also go for a hot spring by the way. In Jinsanquan Hot Spring, most of the small pools are built on the hillside, with different curative effects. At night, you can smell the flowers, watch the moon and count the stars.
Transport: Take a direct tour bus to Jinfo Mountain at the Longtousi Hub of Tourist Dispatch
Wulong ･ Fairy Mountain
Fairy Mountain is very popular all year round, and in winter there is a wonderful scene. Fairy Mountain is covered in silver after snowing. Compared with the past, it is a different scene.
The outdoor ski resort on the fairy mountain is equipped with different items such as ski, snow tubing and ski boat, which can meet the needs of tourists of different tastes and ages. Adults and children can have a good time here.
Transport: Take a direct tour bus to Fairy Mountain at the Longtousi Hub of Tourist Dispatch
Shizhu ･ Huangshui Town
The most beautiful place of Shizhu in winter is the snow plain built by Qianye Grassland, which is attributed to the ubiquitous fire thorn landscape on the grassland.
Another beautiful scene is the Dafengbao Ski Resort. You can invite some friends to play in the snow. In the evening, you can have the authentic roasted sheep in the snow once, and spent a cold day in a hot and noisy way.
In addition to the snowy scenery, you can also experience the unique folk customs, happy dance of waving hands, including the implicit and beautiful wishes of Tujia children.
Transport: Take the high-speed railway to Shizhu at Chongqingbei Railway Station and transfer to the bus to get to Huangshui
Banan ･ Dongwenquan Town
On weekend, many hot springs in the city are overcrowded. The Eastern Hot Spring in the suburbs has a small population and beautiful scenery, and its cost performance is also very high.
There are a lot of farmhouse near Eastern Hot Spring. Surrounded by green mountains, it is recommended to stay here for one night. As for which one holds less visitors and which is better, you need to discover yourself.
Transport: Take the bus to Sanfengquan at Sigongli Hub Station
Dazu ･ Longshui Lake
There are green mountains, clean water and a lakeside hot spring in Longshui Lake. The scenery around is very beautiful.
When you come to Longshui Lake, you must row once. In winter, though the sky is greyer than that in summer, it makes scenery in the distance more hazy and foggy.
Transport: Chenjiaping Bus Station / Longtousi Bus Station / Chongqing Bus Station — Longshui Lake
Yuzhong ･ Zhongshan 4th Road
Zhongshan 4th Road, a 800-meter road witnessed Chongqing’s past and present. It is full of traces of history.
In winter, slowly walk along this quiet street, you can find the ficus virens trees on both sides cover the sky, as if telling the past. All the way is covered with green brick eaves. The sunshine is quietly sprinkled. You just need to enjoy it quietly.
It is worth mentioning that the night views of Zhongshan 4th Road in January are so beautiful. The New Year's lighting hangs high, making people feel warm.
Transport: Take Line 2 to Niujiaotuo Station, and walk about 500m to Zhongshan 4th Road.
Set off in January to meet more beautiful scenery, and start the New Year! (Translated by Luo Juan, Fathom Language Limited)