The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding houses more than 100 giant pandas, red pandas and black-necked cranes.
Du Fu Thatched Cottage
The celebrated Tang Dynasty poet Du Fu wrote more than 240 poems in this modest thatched cottage along the Huanhua Stream.
EXPLORE FASHIONABLE CHENGDU FROM OUR HOTEL NEAR CHUNXI ROAD
Chengdu has been a center for commerce and culture since the Bronze Age, so it is no surprise that it is the present-day capital of the Sichuan province. At the center of this historic city is The Ritz-Carlton, Chengdu, one of the most luxurious hotels near Tianfu Square. Our hotel in Chengdu city center is just minutes from luxury shopping and the metro, which can be used to explore iconic sights including the Giant Panda sanctuaries, traditional tea houses, vibrant markets and numerous museums of this ancient city. A UNESCO City of Gastronomy, Chengdu specialties feature robust spices and the tongue-numbing Sichuan pepper, which guests can enjoy in the elegant setting of our Li Xuan restaurant.