Next door to Wenshu Monastery, Wenshu Fun is a business street of pseudo-classic architecture. With numerous bars, restaurants, and snack and souvenir shops, it is one of the most popular tourist sites in the city.
Wenshu Fun is located next to the famous Wenshu Monastery and occupies an expansive area with buildings of traditional western Sichuan architecture that features blue bricks, stone paths, quadrangle courtyards with cloisters and elaborate artificial landscapes, and so on.
Many of the famous Sichuan snack restaurants have settled in Wenshu Fun, such as Longchaoshou, Mapo Tofu, Dandan Noodles and Zhang’s Spicy Jelly. Wenshu Fun is designated as the themed street of intangible cultural heritage and handicrafts, where visitors have the opportunities to have a glimpse of local artisans performing their skills at the site.
Wenshu Monastery is the largest well-preserved monastery in downtown Chengdu.