The old town is about 40 km away from the downtown Chengdu. It featurs well-preserved century-old buildings, narrow lanes paved with stone slabs, old temples and antique shops.
The town used to be an important port in Chengdu and its history of water transportation is a major part of the local culture and folk customs, such as performing fire dragons dance, floating paper boats and fishermen's folk songs, etc., which have been passed down from generation to generation.
Opening hours: 24 hours
Ticket price: Free
Shuangliu County, located in the inner part of Chengdu, covers and area of 1,032 km2,, with a population of 960 thousand a history of over 2,300 years.
Jul 17, 2014
Shuangliu Xincheng Park
The park brings fresh air, open space and natural environs close to urban dwellers and provides exciting sights with lush vegetation, gorgeous flowers and fish swimming in the ponds and streams.