Situated in the mountains on the upper Yangtze River, western China’s largest inland port city boasts a rich history that spans more than 3,000 years. The economic center of the region, Chongqing is famous for its historic sites, spicy Sichuan cuisine, and hotpot dishes. The Sheraton Chongqing Jiangbei Hotel is conveniently located at the intersection of Jinkai Avenue and Long’an Road in the Liangjiang New Area. Offices, shops, and a retail mall are just steps from our hotel. The Chongqing North Railway Station is only a 15-minute drive away, and both the Chongqing Train Station and Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport (CKG) can be reached in 20 minutes.
Explore Chongqing’s best attractions, including the People’s Liberation Monument, a nationally-renowned landmark. Marking Chongqing’s modern commercial center, the area is also home to the largest pedestrian street in western China. Further insight into the city’s past can be gained at the Stilwell Museum, located in the former home of General Joseph W. Stilwell, and Red Cliff Village, one of China’s finest revolutionary history museums.
Another must-see attraction is Northern Hot Springs Park, featuring rolling hills, temples, woods, gorges, caves, and 10 medicinal hot springs. A UNESCO World Heritage Site about two hours by car from the hotel, the Dazu Rock Carvings comprise more than 50,000 Buddhist, Confucian, and Taoist statues. The Three Gorges on the Yangtze are also noted for their breathtaking scenery.
There are countless entertainment options in and around Chongqing. Watch a dynamic song-and-dance performance depicting Chongqing’s history at a Bayu theater. Admire centuries-old buildings and browse the shops selling unique handicrafts at the ancient Huguang Guild Hall. Just 25 minutes by car from the hotel, Ci Qi Kou (Porcelain Village) features more than 100 tea bars, artists’ studios, Shu Embroidery workshops, and wonderful souvenir shopping.