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1-Day Side Trip to Zigong

- Chengdu-Zigong Tour
Tour Code:Chengdu13From:$50

Trip Highlights - Attractions Involved: Zigong Dinosaur Museum and Salt History Museum. This a Chengdu side trip offers a day tour to Zigong. Chengdu is a city with long history and profound culture. The city is dotted here and there with various kinds of historic and cultural sites which deserve your visiting. The small city of Zigong, in the southern part of the Sichuan Basin, 200 kilometers south of Chengdu, is a place where you can enjoy a great day out. The history of Zigong is tightly connected with salt industry and the city is well-known for its 1,900 years of salt manufacturing history.
Tour Departure: Daily.     Pick-up Point & Time: Your hotel, 9:00am.     Finishing Point & Time: Your hotel, 5:00pm.     Duration: 8 hours.

Tour Itinerary: (Lunch)
In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel and driven to Zigong City to visit Zigong Dinosaur Museum and Salt History Museum. Zigong is a famous city for salt production, and it is also an important dinosaur fossil region in China. There are more than forty locations within Zigong city where dinosaur fossils from different eras have been found. The fossils and specimens cover the types of known dinosaur existing at the Jurassic Period, 205 million to 135 million years ago. It is the museum which collects and displays the most dinosaur fossil of the Jurrasic Period. After the tour, you will be driven back to your hotel.
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Attraction Description
Zigong Dinosaur Museum is the first modern specialized dinosaur museum in China and has the world's largest collection of dinosaur fossils from the mid-Jurassic period. It covers an area of 25,000 square meters, with a display area of 3600 square meters, divided between three floors. The displays focus primarily on dinosaur fossils excavated from Da Shanpu, not far from the city itself...
Salt History Museum is composed of two major structures, Xiqin Assembly Hall and Wangye Temple-both of which are major protected cultural relics. The museum's mission is to collect, study, preserve and display implements and artifacts relating to salt mining...

 Tour Prices (this is private tour based on per person and shown in US dollars)
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1 travelerUSD190
2 travelersUSD110
3-5 travelersUSD100
6-9 travelersUSD75
10 travelers & aboveUSD50

Service Inclusions

  • Entrance fees and lunch as listed
  • All transfers with private vehicle and guide
  • Accident insurance

Service Exclusions

  • Air fare and airport tax
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for guide and driver
  • Hotel fare

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