Where is Chongqing Located?

Where is Chongqing locatedChongqing is located in the southwest of China. It is the largest municipality city after Beijing, Shanghai, and Tianjin in the west of China. Covering more than 31, 800 square miles of area, Chongqing is most famous for its delicious cuisine: hot pot. Chongqing is known as a mountain city which is around by lots of high mountain in the city. Chongqing is rich in natural wonders and cultural heritage sites which attracts millions of toursts for visiting.

 

When to travel to Chongqing

Chongqing is located in the southwest of China. The best time to visit Chongqing is March to May in spring. Autumn is also a good time to go to Chongqing, which is from September to October. During the spring time, termperature of Chongqing is pleasant and huimid. Summer is very hot while the winter is too foggy in Chongqing. Try to avoid the Chinese National Day from October 1st to 7th, when the city will be fulled with Chinese tourists.

What to see in Chongqing

Chongqing is a famous tourist city rich in natural wonders and historical sites. The most popular way to visit Chongqing is by cruise on Yangtze River. You can also have a visit to Three Gorges or Chaotianmen Dock. If you are living in the city center, then you can go to Jiefangbei CBD and Hongya Cave to have fun. It will take you a day or two to visit Ciqikou Village or Dazu Rock Carving. You can take your kids to Chongqing Zoo and People's Assembly Hall.

 

What to eat in Chongqing

Chongqing is a great city for hot pot. Tourists can easily find a hot pot restaurants around the city in Chongqing. Most of the food in Chongqing is very spicy. The famous food street in the city center, Bayi Food Street is the most famous places to taste local food.