Half Day Chengdu Alley and Jinsha Museum Tour
Welcome to the land of abundance — Chengdu! Since it is a large land that holds countless natural, cultural and historic wonders, we’ve prepared many different style 1-day tour for travellers. Thus, it’s quite flexible for you to make your own tour timetable according to your interests and needs. This Half Day Chengdu Alley and Jinsha Museum Tour enables you to explore one of the popular attractions in the center of Chengdu! Check it out now!
Travel Through the Old Chengdu in Ancient Cultural Reserve
The Half Day Chengdu Alley and Jinsha Museum Tour mainly covers two big tourist attractions — Broad & Narrow Alleys and Jinsha Site Museum.
Firstly, you’ll proceed to the Broad & Narrow Alleys — the most lively, vibrant, bustling and ancient street in Chengdu. For your information, being in the list of Chengdu Historical and Cultural Protection Project, Broad and Narrow Alley is composed of broad alley, narrow alley and across alleys. The Broad and Narrow Alleys were once old residential areas during the Qing Dynasty (1644 – 1911). While after restructure, it now turns into a historic site where holds many classic architecture, various vendors, cultural shops, etc. Here, it displays a real local life of Chengdu people for you. In addition, you’ll get to taste the authentic Chengdu snacks in food booths, with exotic meats like Yak and then the duck, rabbit heads and other animal parts.
Mysterious Shu Culture and Unique Bronze Civilization
After a series of casual activities in Broad & Narrow Alleys, this tour will lead you through the mysterious Shu Culture and unique bronze civilization. Jinsha Site Museum is the site of the ancient Shu (ancient name for Sichuan) Kingdom between 12B.C. and 7A.D.
There are many interesting exhibition halls, displaying many precious ivory, gold and jade products, which are thousands of years old. Furthermore, the Gold Foil of Sun and Immortal Bird are the most significant items in the museum. With a professional guide, you’ll enjoy many interesting stories of Shu kingdom. Finally, our tour ends here. We will return you to your hotel for a good rest.