China is home to one of the world's longest continuous civilizations, with an impressive heritage of art, architecture, language and cuisine. With a large number of wonderful tour destinations including delicate water towns, imposing imperial palaces, and splendid national cultural heritage. China is a vast country which will take travelers years to visit all of the attractions.
Sichuan province in southwest China is often referred to as the 'Heavenly Kingdom' by Chinese people. This province is one of the most well known in China, for a number of reasons: China's giant pandas are indigenous to the Sichuan mountains; the region's spicy Sichuan cuisine; and vibrant local Tibetan populations. Famous natural wonders such as breath-taking Jiuzhaigou Valley, ancient sites like the Dujiangyan Irrigation Project. The entire province is bisected by the Yangtze River, creating magnificent vistas and panoramas of lush green spaces to explore.
Winding through eleven provinces and cities, the Yangtze River is the longest river in China. A Yangtze River Cruise from Chongqing to Yichang will be an enjoyable holiday with endless green mountains. Comparatively, the picturesque Li River in Guilin is calmer, and the beautiful West Lake in Hangzhou is well cultivated. Various folk customs and landscapes also formed along these rivers. Mt. Huangshan situated at the down stream of the Yangtze River was included in the UNESCO’s World Cultural and Natural Heritage Site in 1990.