Sichuan Hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a centre.

The center is Chengdu, capital of Sichuan.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Dazu Rock Carvings 2 - 3 hours by bus
Mount Emei, including Leshan Giant Buddha Leshan is 1.5 - 2.5 hours by bus
Mount Qingcheng and Dujiangyan 1 - 2 hours by train and bus
Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries 1 - 2 hours by train and bus (Mt. Qingcheng)

Map of Sichuan Hotspot

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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  2. Link at least 3 different sites
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