in China's western hinterland, covers most of the Sichuan
Basin. Surrounded by mountains, it has a mild climate. Sichuan
covers a vast area of 485,000 sq km, accounting for 5.1% of
China's total area. Sichuan has a rich land resource, ranking
fifth among the provinces of China. However, the per capita
land area is low because of the province's large population,
which has been one of its major challenges. The province is
rich in biological resources, with more than 10,000 kinds
of utilizable plants, and ranks second in China in terms of
its flora and fauna resources. Sichuan is an important forest
area in China, and it has rich grassland and animal resources.
One hundred and twenty-three kinds of mineral resources have
been discovered. It is also rich in water transport channels,
coal, natural gas and biological forms of energy. In addition,
the natural and man-made landscape in Sichuan has also contributed
to the exploitation and development of the local tourism resources.
China Great Travel offers the travelers the various
Sichuan tours, including Chengdu day trip, Chengdu surrounding
tour, Panda tour, Leshan Giant Buddha tour, Mt. Emei tour,
Jiuzhai Valley tour and more Chengdu tour packages. If our
ready-made Chengdu tours cannot meet your requirements, our
Chengdu tour expert will customize a trip 100% suit your interest.