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Mount Emei (Emeishan)

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A scenic mountain area houses important Buddhist temples.
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Emeishan 614201, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took a cab from Leshan (where we stayed, approx rmb180) to LingGongLi, which is the midpoint to the mountain. And transfer to coach and cable to the summit. The hike up to JinDing was managable, though slippery due to snow. It can be cold...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You get the bus at the bottom , 500 yuan s, 2.5 hours on the road very windy road , once there it takes about 4 hours of up hill steps , and some with ice on ! The chair lift only goes a little...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 340cliffw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Mount Emei in February and it was cold, wet, and slippery. On top of the dangerous walk and climb, people were smoking all around making it difficult to breath. When you get to the top of the mountain, the view is absolutely stunning...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Angie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there for our graduation with roommates, hiked in the evening, it's pretty old on the mountain even in summer. The sky is very clear as if I can reach stars I'll get them. It was my first time to Triones, very interesting! Get...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JacquelineYang
Reviewed 13 February 2019

One of four very famous mountains for tourists. Better to pay for a tour guide. Well managements around this attraction. Very connivance between Chengdu and this town.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank EricZ703
Reviewed 7 February 2019 via mobile

We purchased tickets and caught a bus from Huangwan Parking Lot at approx. 6:45am. Go early! I think they actually open at 6am. It’s approx. RMB160 per person for Mt Emei Scenic Area (extra cost for visit to Temples) and RMB90 per person for a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank JosieLW
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

The sunrise on the sea of clouds at the summit makes it all worth it! I had half planned what I was going to do but I knew I wanted to be done in two days (meaning one overnight stay in the mountain). I came...More

Date of experience: January 2019
4  Thank arianetruffier
Reviewed 28 January 2019

one of the most memorable spots in China and I visited well over 30 cities...the view at both sunrise and sunset should not be missed.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 17 January 2019

Wild monkeys, Buddhism in practice and marvelous landscapes. How can it get better than this? Tips for anyone who wants to do Leshan Buddha statue and this in the same day by train, it is a bit hard, but we did it and even had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank burkongla
Reviewed 3 January 2019

We visited in December, it was very cold and snowing our entire visit. It was an amazing experience even though the snow restricted the view from the top and of the golden summit. It was still worth the hike, when visiting in winter be sure...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Atahan A
17 March 2019|
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Response from Journey14983946158 | Reviewed this property |
The bus itself going to Leidongping takes around 2 hours one way but it seems all the tourist groups there are doing kind of the same, first monkey area, then up. For me personally I like to avoid tourists and the actual... More
12 December 2018|
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Response from imbidders | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it can be very dangerous. We went during summer and steep curves and dont think its very safe to go in winter time.