Chongqing Attractions

Chongqing Attractions include a list of top things to do and must-see attractions in Chongqing. Known as a mountain city, Chongqing attracts tourists from home and abroad with its cultural heritage and tourist attractions. Chongqing is featuring mountains, water, forest, springs, waterfalls, gorges, caves and other natural landscapes, owning a total of 300 natural and cultural attractions, including a world cultural heritage and 2 world natural heritages. In addition, Chongqing has many interesting and featured attractions, including the Yangtze river three gorges, geologic wonders, city landmarks, parks, grottoes and museums.

Top Attractions in Chongqing

Just like Chongqing hotpot with its unique ingredients and diverse dishes, Chongqing is a city with a unique and rich temperament, standing in southwest China. You can't miss these places when you come to Chongqing. As follows:

Ancient Towns in Chongqing

Chongqing is a famous historical and cultural city in China, is the origin of red rock spirit and the birthplace of Bayu culture. In the history of more than 3,000 years, it was the capital for three times. Chongqing was the provisional capital of the national government during the Anti-Japanese War. Due to the long history, there are many ancient towns in Chongqing.  

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Mosques, Temples and Churches in Chongqing

There are five major religions in Chongqing, namely, Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Catholicism and Christianity. By the end of 2015, Chongqing had 548 places for religious activities and one religious school (Chongqing Buddhist College). There are 33 places for Taoist activities, 8 mosques for Islam, 66 Catholic churches for Catholicism and 162 places for Christian activities.

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Museums in Chongqing

As a city with profound historical background, the number of museums in Chongqing is beyond your imagination. A museum can let us know what happened in past. Every place has its own history, and museums record the historical changes. If you are interested in the history of Chongqing, the museums will be a good choice for you. 

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Parks, Gardens and Zoos in Chongqing

Caves in Chongqing

Mountains and Rivers in Chongqing

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Gorges and Valleys in Chongqing

Lakes in Chongqing

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Historical and Cultural Sites in Chongqing

Streets in Chongqing

Best Places for Holiday

Other Attractions in Chongqing