Pandas and their natural habitat can be discovered in the surrounding mystical mountains, with Panda Valley a 10-minute drive from the resort. Explore ancient towns and enjoy breathtaking views, learn Tai-Chi and the balance of Taoism, and many other cultural highlights. Our Experiences Team is always on hand to help create that perfect and enriching experience and we know that the moment of surprise is unique and memorable.
From the fascinating Giant Panda breeding base with its nursery of babies and other animals to photography walks through ancient towns and breathtaking countryside, this birthplace of Taoist tai chi will have you enthralled every moment of your discoveries.
Meeting the Pandas
Want to learn more about pandas?
Dujiangyan Panda Valley, or Dujiangyan Research Center of Giant Panda Breeding, is a new giant panda breeding base. The facility contains three areas which are dedicated to breeding, semi-wild reintroduction and full reintroduction.
Currently there are 10 giant pandas in the Center and will be home to 30 to 40 giant pandas, 50 to 100 baby pandas and other wild animals.
Night Tour Photography
Just a 20-minute drive to Dujiangyan’s famous Nan-Qiao Bridge, then stroll through the old streets and climb the ancient city wall at the gates. This tour is a photographer’s dream.
The Ancient Fortress
On this amazing excursion you visit the more than 2,000-year-old fortress in Taoping. Walk through the village with its ancient stone houses and climb up the impressive watch towers. Travel back in time and discover a place where traditional customs have remained unaltered for ages.
Qing Cheng Mountain - Birthplace of Daoism
The mountains of Qing Cheng are famous for their solitude and serenity. It is also a hiker’s paradise; picturesque treks are offered throughout the mountains.
This half-day adventure hike takes you into the mountains and the home of Daoism where you’ll witness Daoist living. On the way up you will see the Jianfu Palace and the Pavilion of Happiness. Halfway up, you reach the Tianshi Cave, the birthplace of Daoism. And upon reaching the summit of Qing Cheng Mountain you enjoy an incredible panoramic view.
Follow in the steps of Marco Polo to see a working irrigation system built in 256BC, picturesque gardens, temples, ancient river crossings and amazing views. Adventure onto Black Mountain and thrill to the cultural highlights at Chengdu, or even take on some river rafting.
Follow Marco Polo
On this half-day trip you visit the famous Dujiangyan Irrigation System which was built in 256 BC. Here you will see the oldest and largest extant irrigation works in the world. This project still plays a role in modern times. This journey includes a relaxing walk through the beautiful Qingxi Garden and over the Jingang Dike, which crosses the Minjiang River via the Anlan Bridge.
At the top of the mountain, you reach Erwang Temple which provides breathtaking views of Dujiangyan. Afterward, take a stroll through the ancient part of the city before heading back to the resort.
Ancient Town of Tai’An
This adventure begins in the ancient town of Tai’An. On the verdant and easy hiking trails through Qing Cheng Back Mountain you will have the chance to learn about local flora and fauna. This landscape is very similar to the natural habitat of the giant panda. On this tour you will wind through the mystical mountains you visit the Peach Garden and the White Cloud Temple.
Giant Buddha Leshan
The Giant Buddha of Leshan, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site, is the tallest sitting Buddha statue in the world. Located in Leshan at the confluence of three rivers, it was built more than 1,300 years ago and brings many legends and stories with it. Climb up the staircase beside the Buddha statue and get the most beautiful pictures, and when going on a little river cruise.
Cultural Highlights of Chengdu
This day trip to Chengdu is full of cultural highlights.
Learn about Chinese poetry and life during the Tang Dynasty when visiting Dufu’s Thatched Cottage, home of one of the most important and influential writers in Chinese history then visit the Jinsha Museum, a combination of modern civilization and the ancient Shu State, Wu Hou Temple or also called Temple of Marquis Wu which was dedicated to the famous Zhuge Liang or the Qingyang Temple, one of the most famous Taoist Temples in China with it’s amazing Eight Trigrams Pavilion.
You don’t have to go very far afield for some fun recreational activities such as picking succulent strawberries, cherries, grapes and kiwi fruit nearby. And right on-site there are cooking classes in the resort’s organic garden and great wine-tasting experiences with local and imported vintages.
Sichuan Cooking Classes
Sichuan cooking is really all about a variety of flavors: spicy, salty, smoky and many more. Learn in this hands-on activity to prepare signature dishes of the famous Sichuan cuisine and to cook with it’s “ma la”, a combination of fiery chili peppers and Sichuan peppercorns.
Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain is a children friendly resort. On site we have a professionally managed children’s club with a wide range of outdoor and indoor activities and games. You’ll find toys and things of interest for children and families around the resort, toddler’s chairs in the restaurants, and baby cots for your villa on request.
Children Club Activities:
Children Cooking Classes
Bicycle Tours in the Resort
Exploring the Organic Garden
List of complimentary on site activities for families:
Indoor and Outdoor Pools
List of other activities for family
Tai Chi Classes
Family Cooking Classes
Designed for maximum flexibility, the pillar-free Qing You Hall can be divided into three separate spaces that are ideal for meetings, smaller gatherings or breakout areas. Not only a perfect venue for a wedding reception, Qing You Hall can also accommodate gala dinners, banquets of 300, cocktails and receptions of 480 invitees, and meetings with a classroom setup for 280 or theater configuration for 420 attendees.
Small meetings and social gatherings can also be arranged in four meeting clusters at The Square. Add the element of Six Senses Spa and a customized dining experience, which features Sichuan, Cantonese and regional cuisine - with an organic aspect, to complete your out-of-the-ordinary events. Our team of experts will assist with your planning to ensure that the event is everything that you could desire.
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