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Jinli Ancient Street Tours

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Jinli Ancient Street
Stretching for 1,148 feet (350 meters), just east of Wuhou Temple, Jinli Ancient Street is one of the oldest shopping streets in Chengdu, dating back to the Three Kingdoms period. Restored in 2004, this historical lane paved with green flagstone still teems with shops, restaurants, and food stalls in traditional architecture.

The Basics
Jinli Ancient Street is a great place to sample local snacks and delicacies, and to pick up souvenirs, especially locally made handicrafts. In addition to the numerous shopping and dining options, you’ll find a number of performances along the street, ranging from classic Sichuan opera and folk plays to shadow puppets, folk drama, and even traditional weddings.
 
With so many options available, you may find it helpful to go on a guided tour to help navigate the shops and recommend local delicacies to try, as well as to learn about the street’s long history. Day tours tend to include other top attractions such as Wuhou Temple and Qingyang Palace, and can even include a visit to see Chengdu’s famous giant pandas.  
 
Things to Know Before You Go
  • Jinli Ancient Street is a must-visit for foodies, shoppers, and history buffs.
  • Sichuan opera performances are also held in some restaurants and teahouses on the street. These performances are free with the purchase of food or tea.
  • Bring cash, as few vendors accept credit cards here.
 
How to Get There
Jinli Ancient Street is located just east of Wuhou Temple. Take bus number 1, 57, 82, 334, or 335 and get off at the Wuhou Ci (Wuhou Temple) stop.

When to Get There
Jinli Ancient Street’s shops and snack vendors tend to close around 10pm, while bars generally stay open later. At night the street is illuminated by traditional Chinese lanterns, which lend it a romantic atmosphere. Weekends are very busy, and the street is packed with locals and visitors alike.

Popular Gifts and Snacks
Among the many products sold on Jinli Street, popular items include lacquerware, old porcelain, Shu embroidery, clay figurines, paper cutouts, calligraphies, paintings, and folk handicrafts. Must-try street snacks and local specialties include dumplings, wontons, ma po tofu, fried sugar balls, and buckwheat noodle dishes.
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All Inclusive Private Day Tour of Chengdu Old Streets including City Top Attractions

All Inclusive Private Day Tour of Chengdu Old Streets including City Top Attractions

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Stroll among the old shopping streets of Chengdu on a private tour and you’ll get a personalized look at the city’s different architectural styles. Visit Wenshufang Street, Jinli Street, and Kuanzhai Alley accompanied by your guide, and gain insights about  Wenshu Monastery along the way. Learn about Sichuan cuisine during lunch, and relax with private hotel transport.
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  • 6 hours 40 minutes to 8 hours
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Leshan Giant Buddha and Jinli Ancient Street Day Tour

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Leshan Giant Buddha and Jinli Ancient Street Day Tour

This is a private tour without a guide, you can choose to buy tickets for mountain climbing or boat ride at your own expense.At 7:45 in the morning, your personal driver picks you up at the hotel with your name and drives to Leshan Giant Buddha for about 2.5 hours.You can choose to climb the mountain or take a boat and buy your own tickets.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Car Trip of Chengdu Giant Panda, Jinli Street and People's Park

Private Car Trip of Chengdu Giant Panda, Jinli Street and People's Park

In this tour, we provide you private car and driver. Just with a minimum budget, you will visit some famous attractions of Chengdu: Giant Panda Base, Wenshu temple, Jinli Old Street and People's Park. Your driver will drive you to the entrance of per attraction and you will go into to explore by yourselves. When you come out, your driver will take you to next spot. After the tour, the driver will escort you to your hotel.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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2-Days Chengdu tour with the Panda Base,Renmin Park,Jinli street & Leshan Buddha

2-Days Chengdu tour with the Panda Base,Renmin Park,Jinli street & Leshan Buddha

Visit highlights of Chengdu including the Giant Panda Base,Renmin Park,Jinli Street and the Leshan Giant Buddha with this private 2 days tour from Chengdu. You will be picked up at Chengdu hotel and dropped off at your Chengdu hotel/airport/train station.
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  • 2 days
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US$370.00
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evening walk through Jin Li street + Taikoo Li

evening walk through Jin Li street + Taikoo Li

Usually when we choose to travel to another place we tend to think no need to hire a guide, especially a shopping street. However, if the cost is not too much, why not have a nice and in-depth experience? You've spent thousands of hundreds travel here. Does 20 dollar matter? I am a licensed guide with bi-bachelor degrees: both "cold" major: politics and history, but i am a warm person :) I was born and raised up here, a typical Chengdu person, laid-back but hardworking. Looking forward to seeing you @ Chengdu!
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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US$23.30
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Chengdu City Top Attractions One Day Tour

Chengdu City Top Attractions One Day Tour

This city sightseeing trip brings you to the main downtown attractions, old street and the local Sichuan snacks. Spend full day with a local insider to explore the city highlights of Qingyang Palace, Thatched Cottage of Du Fu, Wuhou Temple (Memorial Temple of Marquis Wu) and Jinli Old Street. Transport by air-conditioned vehicle, English-speaking tour guide, entrance ticket fees and local lunch are all inclusive.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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 Private Night Tour: Chengdu Illuminated with Hot Pot Dinner

Private Night Tour: Chengdu Illuminated with Hot Pot Dinner

Make your trip to Chengdu even more enchanting on an evening tour following by a hot pot dinner in the restaurant where the locals go. Get a peek at landmarks illuminated in glittering lights, such as Kuanzhai Alley, Jinli Street, Jiuyanqiao Bar Street, Taikooli Shopping Zone, Tianfu Square. Tours end with a personalized dinner at a Hot Pot restaurant where you can see how locals enjoy their food, life with their friends. This experience includes pick-up and drop-off at your central Chengdu hotel plus dinner.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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US$138.00
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Private One Day Chengdu Panda Tour and Chengdu City visiting

Private One Day Chengdu Panda Tour and Chengdu City visiting

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Explore Chengdu and visit the awe-inspiring Giant Panda Breeding Research Base on a private full-day tour with a personal driver. After a convenient hotel pickup, experience a close encounter with China’s iconic pandas, as well as red pandas and swans. Then, get a taste of local color with a stop in Chengdu’s Renmin Park, a walk along the historic Jinli Old Street, and a delicious Sichuan lunch (included).
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Chengdu-Xi'an Highlight tour by high speed train

Chengdu-Xi'an Highlight tour by high speed train

Through this tour, you could visit two famous cities in China, Chengdu and Xi’an. Chengdu is home to giant pandas. The fabled starting point of Silk Road, Xi'an was a provincial capital for 13 dynasties spanning a period of 1,100 years. In this product,you will go to the best place to visit these lovely creatures is Giant Panda Breeding and Research Base of Chengdu where more than 80 pandas are hosted here. With this tour, not only you will visit adorable giant pandas but also Jinli ancient street. What’s more,this trip could send you to the most famous ancient city Xi’an by high speed train. And our driver and guide will pick you up to your Xi’an hotel. So, you do not need to worry anything,just enjoy your trip!
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$275.65
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Private Chengdu Impression Day Tour including Panda Base

Private Chengdu Impression Day Tour including Panda Base

Discover Chengdu comfortably and efficiently on a private 8-hour sightseeing trip. The tour is a great option for travelers short on time, who also want a leisurely experience.  All-inclusive transportation takes you from your hotel top the city’s top four attractions. The short but holistic itinerary includes guided visits at Jinli Ancient Street, Wuhou Memorial Temple, Renmin Park, and Chengdu Panda Base.
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  • 8 hours
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US$51.00
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One-Day Private Panda Tour Of Chengdu

One-Day Private Panda Tour Of Chengdu

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Visit the Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi) on this 9-hour Chengdu tour for a can't-miss chance to watch the pandas playing and eating. This private tour also visits Jinli Street where you can learn about the Qing and Han dynasties and enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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US$198.00
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Private Tour: Panda & Chengdu city & Face changing with lunch

Private Tour: Panda & Chengdu city & Face changing with lunch

The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding pioneered the techniques that helped keep these adorable creatures from extinction. Explore this, and so much more, with a personal guide to burst the language barrier and door-to-door private transfers to save you time. After the pandas, enjoy a restaurant lunch, watch a “face changing” masked dance performance, and visit the Wuhou Memorial Temple, Jinli Ancient Street, and Qintai Road.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
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Chengdu by Night Tour with Hot Pot Dinner and Sichuan Opera Face Changing Show

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Admire the landmarks illuminated in glittering light with hot pot dinner and amazing Sichuan Opera on this 4-hour Chengdu evening tour. Take a panoramic drive to see lit-up landmarks including the Tianfu Square, Taikooli Shopping Zone and more. And enjoy a traditional hot pot dinner at a local restaurant where you can observe how the locals eat, laugh, drink. Enjoy tea while enjoy amazing Sichuan Opera where you’ll see fire spitting, changing faces etc. Finally, soak in the views of the city illuminations from Jiuyanqiao Bridge. This experience includes pick-up and drop-off at your central Chengdu hotel plus dinner and show ticket.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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3-day Private Tour to Chengdu Panda Breeding Base and Other Highlights

3-day Private Tour to Chengdu Panda Breeding Base and Other Highlights

This tour provides a great opportunity to explore must-see attractions of Chengdu. It can be customized based on your interests. Get overview of the city from your guide. The itinerary includes a visit to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, Dujiangyan Irrigation System, Wide and Narrow Alley, Face-changing performance (optional), Jinli Ancient Street and Thatched Cottage of Du Fu. Two nights’ 4-star comfortable hotel accommodation will be arranged. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. 1.Comprehensive sightseeing tour of Chengdu. 2.See the giant panda up close. 3.Explore Dujiangyan Irrigation System. 4.Walk along Wide and Narrow Alley. 5.Private professional guide included for the entire duration.
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  • 3 days
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1 Day Chengdu Private Tour to Chengdu Panda Base & City Highlights Visiting

1 Day Chengdu Private Tour to Chengdu Panda Base & City Highlights Visiting

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Two things can be well described Chengdu. They are “Giant Panda” and “Sichuan Cuisine” since Chengdu is reputed as “Hometown of Giant Pandas” and “City of Gastronomy”. This one day Chengdu private tour takes you have a close look at Giant Pandas and explore all the stunning essence of Chengdu. It covers four attractions with amazing experience in one day that you won’t leave any regret during your Chengdu trip. In the early morning, you’ll see more than 100 giant pandas, red pandas in the most active time, and then absorb in peaceful atmosphere of the 1000-year-old Buddhist monastery, relax yourselves in the largest and best-preserved tea house in Renmin Park to feel the laid-back life of locals, and importantly, you’ll take an enjoyable walk along the most lively ancient street of Chengdu - Jinli Old Street to explore the Three Kingdom culture and have a bite of Chengdu cuisine and snacks.
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  • 9 hours
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All Inclusive Chengdu Private Day Tour to Panda Breeding Base andCity Highlights

All Inclusive Chengdu Private Day Tour to Panda Breeding Base andCity Highlights

Join this private day tour from Chengdu to visit the city highlights and Chengdu Giant Panda Base. A private car and a knowledgeable local guide and customize the tour to your must- see locations. Your personal guide will help you design the perfect itinerary, see Chengdu highlights from historical sties and temples to gardens, parks, pandas and markets. Spend some leisure time at Chengdu Panda Base to see the Giant pandas including new born babies, teenagers and adult pandas. Learn about the different stages of panda’s life from infancy to adulthood. This private tour including English speaking tour guide, travel by private air-conditioned vehicle, entrance fee, boat ride, lunch and door-to-door hotel transfers.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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Flexible Private Chengdu City Highlights Day Tour

Flexible Private Chengdu City Highlights Day Tour

Take a visit the to the old capital city Chengdu with a full-day sightseeing tour with your personal local guide. Itinerary can be customized based on your interests. Start at the city’s star attraction, the Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi), then pick two other signature sights. Choose from Wenshu Yuan Monastery, Chengdu Renmin Park, Kuanzhai Alley, Sichuan Museum, Admission is at your own expense. Private transfer and lunch are also included.
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  • 8 hours
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2 Days Chengdu City Tour with Dujiangyan Irrigation System & Mount Qingcheng

2 Days Chengdu City Tour with Dujiangyan Irrigation System & Mount Qingcheng

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There is no doubt that you’ll enjoy a happy time in the “Hometown of Giant Pandas” and “Land of Abundance”. This tour is the best choice for travelers who show interest in giant pandas, Chinese Taoism culture and engineering project. It is a combination of city exploration to see all the stunning highlights with a cool escape to Dujiangyan, a journey of history and culture in the primitive natural environment to release your mind and soul. Dujiangyan Irrigation System and Mount Qingcheng was inscribed as the World Heritage Site in 2000, shows the importance of utilizing natural features to their fullest in constructing an irrigation system as well as Mount Qingcheng’s importance as one of the birthplace of Taoism. And the both has created the “Land of Abundance” with fertile land and leisure mood of locals. Besides, you’ll definitely find more, enjoy more and experience more in brief 2 days.
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  • 2 days
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Private Chengdu Illuminated Night Tour

Private Chengdu Illuminated Night Tour

Make your trip to Chengdu even more enchanting on an evening tour. With private air-conditioned vehicle and explore with an expert guide, seeing and learning about the night life of the local people, get a peek at landmarks illuminated in glittering lights, such as Taikooli Shopping Zone and Tianfu Square. Then head to Kuanzhai Alley to see the old culture and modern shopping zone. Move on to Jiuyanqiao Bridge enjoy amazing night lights of the bars and bridges , and more. You can also customized the tour to the sites you want to go in city, just feel free to discuss with your personal tour guide and enjoy!
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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US$100.00
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2-Day Private Tour of Chengdu Including Panda Base And Giant Buddha

2-Day Private Tour of Chengdu Including Panda Base And Giant Buddha

Explore Chengdu from this package private 2-day tour, take panoramic views from the sculpture's vantage point, then sit down for lunch at a local restaurant. And the private trip will also take you to the breeding center in a suburb outside the city, where you can watch the pandas playing and eating. private van and lunch is included.
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  • 2 days
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All Inclusive Private Tour:2-Day of Chengdu Discovery with Hotel Accomodation

All Inclusive Private Tour:2-Day of Chengdu Discovery with Hotel Accomodation

Save hours researching things to do in Chengdu by going on this comprehensive 2-day tour. You won’t have to worry about how to get between sites as hotel pickup, drop-off, and transfers are included. The tour takes you to a shortlist of Chengdu’s most loved attractions, including Leshan Giant Buddha, Chengdu Panda Base, and Huanglongxi Old Town. As well as seeing top landmarks, you’ll also try amazing food, as two Sichuan lunches and a hotpot dinner are included.
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  • 2 days
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Private Trip - One day tour with Chengdu's great food

Private Trip - One day tour with Chengdu's great food

We have local guides who can take you to the most distinctive snacks and restaurants in chengdu, and you can eat all the chengdu delicacies at one time
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  • 7 to 8 hours
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Private Bamboo Bicycle Tour in Chengdu

Private Bamboo Bicycle Tour in Chengdu

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Spend time outdoors and discover the highlights of Chengdu on this action-packed private bamboo bicycle tour. A bicycle tour will help you save time and cover more ground than a walking tour, and you won’t have to worry about getting lost as a guide will lead the way. Pedal past the Tibetan Quarter, the Jinjiang River, Sichuan University, Tianfu Square, People’s Park, Jinli Street, Wenshu Buddhist Temple, and much more.
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  • 3 hours
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1-Day Chengdu tour with Panda Base, Renmin Park,Wenshu Temple and Hot Pot Lunch

1-Day Chengdu tour with Panda Base, Renmin Park,Wenshu Temple and Hot Pot Lunch

Visit highlights of Chengdu including the Giant Panda Base, Wenshu Temple, Hot pot lunch,Renmin Park and Jinli Street with this private day tour from Chengdu. You will be picked up and dropped off from your Chengdu hotel.
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  • 7 hours
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