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Chaotianmen Square

4.3/5
1,058 Reviews
Square
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Open Open from 1/1-12/31
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 20-30 minutes
Address: Chaoyangmen Square, Yangtze Riverside Road, Yuzhong District
Phone: 023-63712870

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Chongqing Chaotianmen Wharf has undergone many historical changes. The first imperial envoys to convey the emperor’s wishes passed through this gate, hence the name "Chaotianmen". In the long years, Chaotianmen was the most important transportation hub in Chongqing. It is also a shop and a logistics center. Of course, it is also a mixed bag. It is said that the dock culture, Chongqing hot pot, and Maoxuewang all originated here. In the mid-to-late 1990s, Chaotianmen was a wholesale market. Many clothes in Chongqing Jiefangbei Women’s Street were purchased from here. Later, with convenient land transportation, the wholesale shops at Chaotianmen Wharf gradually transformed into high-end clothing. The wharf was also exclusively for Yangtze River cruise ships. Raffles, which shocked the world, turned Chaotianmen into a place of fashion, luxury and desire.

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  • hualeizc
    hualeizc
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    boat ride 0/10. Do not advise.

    bought tickets for the boat ride in the evening and the security guards refused to let me on board because I'm a foreigner. I haven't left China for over a year now, have all necessary qr-codes, healt...

    Reviewed on /Date(1601351103000+0800)/
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    Fun and interesting

    Chaotic men in the beginning of the tour boats. You can tour around chongqing or take a tour down the Yangtze River to the three gorges dam. There is bid changes going on now, they have built exclusiv...

    Reviewed on /Date(1594001447000+0800)/
  • Jydeoo
    Jydeoo
    Lagos, Nigeria
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    Amazing place to see

    The confluence of the two rivers is an amazing place to visit. I recommend getting there towards evening, so has to have an enjoyable cool evening watching the river, the boats and ferries and cruises...

    Reviewed on /Date(1588369281000+0800)/
  • marwitz9
    marwitz9
    Hong Kong
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    Worth spend time for walk

    New big shopping mall named Raffles City nearby. A pretty and large area with georgous sightseeing place. Landscape surrounding with bridges. So interesting to view subway running across those bridges...

    Reviewed on /Date(1575251565000+0800)/
  • Globetrotters478
    Globetrotters478
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
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    Good day trip - don't go the first tour operators!

    The taxi dropped us at the row of river tour operators, and we were pounced on from the moment we got out! We politely declined, and walked along to the others. We found one which was much cheaper (wi...

    Reviewed on /Date(1551486950000+0800)/

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Chaotianmen Square is located in the northeast part of Yuzhong district in Chongqing. Located at the confluence of the Yangtze River and the Jialing River, the square gives visitors a beautiful view of the city. Towards the front of the square the emerald waters of Jialing mix with the muddy brown waters of the Yangtze. Towards the east, the majestic Chongqing Grand Theater (Jiangbei district) features prominently. Towards the west, the dazzling lights of Nanbin Road (Nan'an district) catch the eye. The square is where locals like to meet and relax. When the weather is good, many people fly kites.
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