Chengdu Holidays

China
If you're stressed out and need to relax then you might want to head over to Chengdu, capital of China's Sichuan Province. The city is famous for its residents laissez-faire attitude towards life. An article by the Los Angeles Times in 2006 called Chengdu "China's party city" for its carefree …

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How to get to Chengdu

Here's what you need to know about getting to Chengdu. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Chengdu takes 13 hours, 20 minutes.

When to go to Chengdu

Typical Holiday Price

£711 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Chengdu varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

June

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - June is the cheapest month to go to Chengdu.

Things to see and do in Chengdu

Kevin Picholo | Trip by SkyscannerChengdu Panda Breeding Research Center
Chengdu Panda Breeding Research Center
Dialloumar Diallo | Trip by SkyscannerWenshu Yuan Monastery
Wenshu Yuan Monastery
Marc van der Chijs | FlickrMount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System
Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System
matsuyuki | FlickrHuanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
Jenny Rich "Jenny is Free" | Trip by SkyscannerPeople's Park
People's Park
drs2biz | FlickrSanxing Dui Bowuguan
Sanxing Dui Bowuguan
Yanti | Trip by SkyscannerThe Museum of Du Fu Thatched Cottage
The Museum of Du Fu Thatched Cottage
Lydia | Trip by SkyscannerSichuan Science and Technology Museum
Sichuan Science and Technology Museum
Georgina Iraheta | Trip by SkyscannerDujianyan Irrigation Systen
Dujianyan Irrigation Systen
Izzie Zheng | Trip by SkyscannerLuodai Ancient Town
Luodai Ancient Town

Reviews of Chengdu

Sara  Xo
Sara Xo
24/06/2019

I love Chengdu, it’s the perfect mix of mainland China with some much needed western influences. The city of the pandas with the most amazing foreign community, whether you’re just passing by or wanted to move to China - definitely a city to check out. There’s just something about Chengdu.

Kevin Picholo
Kevin PicholoFoster City
27/02/2017

I love the old city of Chengdu, it truly feels like real China to me. The architecture, the food, and the atmosphere was great, a must see city in China!

WECHAT ID is chinaze008
WECHAT ID is chinaze008Chengdu
26/09/2015

I like this city . U can call me to be your paid guide during your stay in Chengdu. My WECHAT app ID. is chinaze008

Elliot ForFreedom
Elliot ForFreedomBangkok
01/02/2015

Chengdu, ancient Chinese name is Heaven. Yes, it is a very nice place to visit

Nearby destinations

Chongqing

Xichang