Mt.Emei - Itineraries
How to get there
Take a long distance tour bus from Xinnanmen Bus station which is just 2 mins walking from our hostel.
the bus runs every 20mins everyday,45CNY/person for one way,2.5hours driving to Mt'Emei and
2hours driving to Leshan Giant Buddha.
but pay attention that the bus arrive at city bus station,you need to take a taxi or local bus to the scenic spots.
you are not able to choose the seat coz it sell one by one.
return tickets should only get when you arrive there.
Xinnanmen bus station Tel:+86-028-85442046 (chinese）
Leshan Giant Buddha:90CNY/person
student can get 50% discount.
Best season to visit:
The two places are suitable for sightseeing all year around
if you wanna see snow scenary of Mt'Emei,better go during Nov'--Feb'
the temprature of Leshan Giant Buddha is almost the same as Chengdu
For Mt'Emei,it's colder at the peak since it is a 3079 high mountain.
the best way to visit leshan giant buddha and Mt'Emei is:
Day1:take the bus in the morning from xinnanmen bus station to giant buddha
Heading to Mt'Emei after you finish your visiting of buddha in the afternoon,then stay overnight outside of mountain.
Day2: early in the morning,take the tour bus (90CNY/person for round-trip) to the last stop(90mins)
then take the cable car to the top(5mins,65CNY/person) or walk to the top(2hours)
spend one or two hours at the top for sightseeing. then take the cable car(55cny/person)or walk down
to the bus stop(the same as you arrive),take the tour bus again to the middle area of the mountain.
get off the tour bus at wannian bus station,then walk to wannian temple,qingyin pavillion(2hours trekking)
you will finish your trekking at Wuxiangang bus stop,then take the tour bus there to come out
last,take the bus from Mt'Emei to Chengdu(the last one is around 6PM)
There is no hostel in Leshan, usually stay overnight at Mt'Emei: www.myhostelc.com