5 days Chengdu Mount Siguniang overland tour

⇀ Danba
⇀ Rilong
⇀ Mount Siguniang Valleys
⇀ Chengdu
Travel far from the city's crowds and into the unspoiled wilderness of Mount Siguniang on this 5 day photography lovers tour. Relax yourself in the Sichuan blue sky with ominous clouds, snow cover peaks and the sound of rushing waterfalls.
5 days
Culture and Heritage, Natural scenery
Trip code
From CN¥ 4,100 per person

The Mt. Siguniangshan ( Four-girl mountain) Scenic Area is an unspoiled wilderness park well-known throughout China, located in western Sichuan Province, near the town of Rilong in Aba. It includes one mountain - Mt. Siguniangshan, and three valleys -Shuangqiao Valley, Changping Valley, and Haizi Valley. The blue sky, clouds and mist, snow peaks, ancient cypress forests, rushing waterfalls, alpine meadows and local Tibetan and Qiang folk custom make this area like a fairyland.

Day 01 :
Chengdu / Danba

Depart Chengdu in the early morning, drive to Danba (altitude 1,800m) by using the new tunnel at Balang mountain, it shortens the driving time to 6 hours. Danba, a county where you may see different Tibetan people and also their unique Danba ancient block towers. You will spend the night in Zhonglu village via a bumpy mountain road. You will explore Zhonglu village, crops fields and wait for the sunset. Overnight at Zhonglu local guest house. 

Day 02 :
Sightseeing at Danba / Rilong (B)

Enjoy the sunrise at Danba Zhonglu village if the weather permits, then head to visit the unique Danba Ancient block towers in Suopo, the grand and high one thousand years tower groups, the Dadu river valley, feeling and taste the folks and customs of Jiarong branch Tibet people. (or if you like hiking, you can also hike to Suopo from Zhonglu, it is a nice 3 hours moderate hiking by crossing one pass where you will have nice views of villages and the river at the foot of the mountain). Late afternoon drive to Rilong town. Overnight at Rilong.

Day 03 :
Sightseeing of Mt. Siguniang Changping valley (B)

Siguniang mountain was called as the east ALPs, the scenery of this place is much attractive. Today you can spend full day Trekking or riding horse sightseeing of Changping valley, here you can see the four peaks of Mt. Siguniang and virgin forest. Overnight at Rilong.

Note: Horse-riding charge is based on your riding distance, Start point to Erdaoping - RMB50, Xiaganhaizi - RMB100, Lianghekou - RMB150, you can negotiate with the horse owner, the price is calculated for round trip.

Day 04 :
Sightseeing at Shuangqiao Valley / Dujiangyan (B)

Morning drive to visit Shuangqiao Valley. In this valley, you can view more than 10 snow mountains over 4,000m high, all the peaks, trees, grasslands, streams, and water drops are completely bared in their natural being, untouched and unspoiled by man. Afternoon drive back to Dujiangyan. Overnight at Dujiangyan.

Day 05 :
Dujiangyan / Chengdu (B)

After breakfast, visit Dujingyan irrigation system at Yuzui, Feishayan, Baopingkou to know how the ancient people do the project and how it works. Then visit Mt.Qingcheng, take a cable car up to visit the cultural relics and historic sites in the mountains, such as Jianfu Palace, Shangqing Palace, and the Tianshi Cave, etc., then walk down about 2-3 hours. Afterward, drive back to Chengdu, end the trip.

Tour notes:

Please note prices are based in CNY.

General inclusions:

All required government taxes and fees.
3 Stars hotel (shared twin room, private bathroom and daily breakfast)
All entrance tickets as noted in the tour's itinerary.
Guide fluent in English, Chinese or Japanese that is certified by the state tourism build and from the local community. (If your native language is not listed please let us know, we are certain we can assist your needs.)
Transportation will we be provided via a comfortable and clean car, minivan or tourist bus depending upon the groups size.

General exclusions:

Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, internet access, fax, telephone calls etc.
Tips for your guide and driver.
Meals that are not specified in the tour itinerary.
Optional Attractions that are not specified in the itinerary.
Horseback riding at Mount Siguniang.
Flight and/or railway ticket(s) to the first city of the tour and departure from the last city of the tour.

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Sun, 07/28/2019

Do I need to apply for special permit or entry pass for this tour, (similar to the one needed for Tibet)? I am a Singaporean

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Anita Fan
Mon, 07/29/2019

In reply to by Constance (not verified)

Hi Constance,

Thanks for your inquiry. This is Anita Fan from WindhorseTour.

As you are holding Singapore passport, China visa is not required if you are staying in China less than 15 days, including Tibet. No special permit is required for this tour.

Hope above information is helpful. If you have any further concerns, please feel free to get back to us again.

Best Regards,


Wed, 06/03/2015

Hi ,
I like to join your group for above tour Trip Code:
WS-502 for six days in early July.
I am single person joining your group.If required I am ready to pay additional single supplement fee if any.
I am Malaysian citizen and will travel on my own to Chengdu to join your tour.
Your prompt reply and any additional relevant information about the tour will be highly appreciated.