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The historical irrigation system dates back to the 3rd century B.C and still functions.
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On the Minjiang River at the west of Dujiangyan, Dujiangyan 611830, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The scene was stunning and beautiful, however service of staff at photo booth was atrocious. He was playing mobile games instead of doing his job. Shouted at us for asking hin questions. We did not paid to be shouted. 景色优美,就被没素质的员工给毁了。一边工作,一边玩手游,管理公司也真行,这种人也敢请。

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Yong Jie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dujisngysn is very beautiful ,this is a stunning feat at 2000 year old engineering that is still effective today!Chengdu would not exist as it dose today without the rescue of this stunning marvel .It supplies water for Chengdu.You can see the ranning river when you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jjjjjjia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's the World Cultural Heritage, 55km from Chengdu. We were impressed by this marvel of an engineering feat of 2000 years old. You can explore how it was built so long ago. The place is very extensive and requires a 2 to 3 hours walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vita_Michael
Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

You might think "irrigation system" lets pass! This is a stunning feat of 2000 year old engineering (classic blend of Taoist beliefs and science) that is still effective today. Chengdu would not exist as it does today without the rescue of this stunning marvel. Additionally...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Honeymooners1112
Reviewed 22 December 2018

An historic area, laid out as gardens and walks, would easily take half a day to see it all, extraordinary how it was built so long ago and has been maintained for use today. Fairly commercialised so plenty of amenities, food and ride options. Well...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GetsAround99
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

We were quite surprised by this marvel of an engineering feat +1000 years old - the park / site is very large and spread out so expect a lot of walking (we used the buggy to help!). Make sure you walk across the main bridge...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wstokes1965
Reviewed 5 December 2018

I recommend getting a tour so that you can fully comprehend what a huge engineering feat this irrigation system is. The sight of the river is stunning and the temple on the top of the hill offers a great view. It does take a long...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

It is one of the best hikes you could have. I totally recommend getting a guide. The place is filled with history and it is an amazing accomplishment of engineering, capable to rival with the most modern feats. Also, the nature is amazing and there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mariomuniz462
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Dujiangyan Irrigation system is a must see! Incredibly fast, furious (and gourgeously b!ue-green) Min River caused many floods to the peoples who lived here over 2000 yrs ago. So, the local mayor at that time devised a wonderfully clever way to control the flows of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NLM54
Reviewed 3 November 2018

go check out this UNESCO site and prepare to be amazed. The size and scope of this project is mind-blowing and it's amazing that it is still in use today!

Date of experience: October 2018
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I thought sunset was the perfect time then at night the place comes alive.
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Hi! We arranged all with local tour guide Mark from Chengdu. Will PM you his contact details.
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Go to westchinago tours. It is on Trip Advisor. Lily, our guide, was amazing!!
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