Most Popular Biking Routes in Chengdu

Authors: Go Chengdu

2017-10-16

What makes Chengdu the most cycling-friendly city in the country?
Chengdu topped major cities in China in terms of bike-friendly environment in the third quarter, followed by Beijing, Xiamen, Shenzhen and Shanghai, according to an official report released on Oct. 10. This is the second time the city held the first place on the list.
What makes Chengdu the most cycling-friendly city in the country?

Favorable Natural Environment

First, Chengdu is located in a plain where residents enjoy commuting by bike and the bike sharing service finds an advantageous environment.

Policy Support

More importantly, Chengdu has been making unremitting efforts to push up the development of the bike sharing sector. Since early this year, the city has adopted measures to encourage the development of the industry as a way to promote low-carbon commuting and green urban life. The city is the first in the country to release such a government document.

Biking-friendly Infrastructure

What's more, local government announced on Sept.1 an ambitious plan to build a spreading-out greenway network that will connect most of the urban areas of Chengdu.
So now let us have a look of some popular biking routes in the city.
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