Shu'nan Bamboo Forest, Changning County

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The oldest and largest bamboo forest in China, Shu'nan Bamboo Forest spreads over 120 sq km (46 sq m) of mountains and valleys. To get around, you can rent a car and a driver--the only transport available inside the park. Hike along streams, waterfalls, and lakes, and duck inside caves. On a cable car ride, absorb the tranquility of the rippling sea of bamboo and spot the statues and relics in the cliff side. Admire views from the hilltops, and then plunge into the woods by following the "bamboo corridor." Treat your body to the fresh forest air and discover why they filmed "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" here. Use our Changning County sightseeing planning tool to visit Shu'nan Bamboo Forest on your trip to Changning County, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Very tranquil area with a relaxed approach to tourism that is hard to find in China. I’d recommend your own transport or get a driver !  more »
  • 4 hours’ drive from Chengdu, reasonably nice place with a wide spread of bamboo. There is a hiking path. Better to visit in late spring where weather is less wet. I will recommend this place for...  more »

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