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Leshan Giant Buddha

The Leshan Giant Buddha is the largest Buddha in China, reaching 71m, with a 14.7m large head and 24m long shoulders.

The Buddha’s ears are 6.72m long and a picnic could be held on the huge nails of his toes, which is 1.5m long. The carving project first begun in 713, led by a Buddhist monk called Haitong, who hoped that the Buddha’s presence would subdue the swift currents and protect the boatmen.

Leshan Buddha

Contact our Concierge team under Tel +86 28 85269999 ext. 10 or email to concierge.chengdu@kempinski.com for arrangements of guided or unguided tours to this "must see" sight in Chengdu.

Business Hours: 08:00AM – 05:00PM

Location: Leshan city, Sichuan province (2 hours from hotel by car)

Ticket: 90RMB

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