Visits : Chongqing Peoples Hall, General Stilwell Museum
This morning, drive to Dazu
to have a look at Dazu Rock Carving in Baodingshan
. You will see the famous stone carvings of Buddha there.
After lunch go to the Eling Park
, a good scenic location, ascend to the highest place of Chongqing, have a bird eye view of the city. Later, go to the city center
, see the symbolic architecture--People´s Hall of Chongqing, it was completed in 1954 to memorize China
´s resistance war and establishment of new government, one of the top 10 classic architectures in 20th century Asia. Your last stop of the tour is Chongqing Stilwell Museum
--Flying Tiger Memorial which was once used as an important lodging place by the KMT government to accommodate VIPs during the war against Fascism. In March 1942, the building became General Stilwell´s official residence in Chongqing after he came to China entrusted by US President Roosevelt. On display in the museum is an extensive display of mostly US-supplied photos, documents, articles and video.