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Du Fu Cottage

No.37 Qinghua Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610072, China
+86 28 8665 4780
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No.37 Qinghua Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610072, China
+86 28 8665 4780
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This park has some lovely sculptures and quiet spots to sit. It also features the cottage and poetry of a famous Chinese poet Dudu. A lovely place for a stroll.

Thank FantasticFifties
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A park including some sites for Dufu, his poetry and some more poets. Well maintained, and there were some photo locations.

Thank lelantos0517
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This historical place is definitely under-rated by most. It is well-kept , & very well-maintained and nicely managed by the County. You can easily spend half a day there as all the Chinese Gardens and Ponds are a delightful sight to all eyes. And for...More

Thank jacksonleungcs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A place for a famous poet. The place was big and beautiful with nice pathways, old buildings, and places to pray. I would not recommend this for families with young children, however for people interested in history and poets.

Thank Andreas H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect place for a stroll after a nicely spiced Sichuan meal! Like most Chinese gardens, this park offers lots of "hidden" spots that make it a joy to explore. Bamboos, stone landscape, koi pond, pagodas, majestic trees,...and the poems of Dufu; all the classic ingredients...More

Thank charley c
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This is a place of great cultural importance to the Chinese. It is beautiful, serene and historically interesting. May I suggest though that as a tourist, bone up on the poetry. There are English translations all over the net. His poetry is simple but evocative....More

Thank Greguke
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I visited many gardens and parks al over China, but this one is just so beautiful and amazing. I spent 2 hours there and felt it was not enough. Full ticket price was 60 CNY.

Thank soluszyn
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you like strolling around parks in relative peace, this is the place to come. First came here 10 years ago, but as it was raining we didn't stay long. Decided to give it another go and was amazed at how large it is. As...More

Thank Megan-Cheltenham
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Only come here if u are Chinese poems fan. It's like a park but it has a higher charge. Building is not impressive. Sculptures are not dramatic . But if u like to hv a cup of tea , and sit inside a Chinese garden...More

Thank evawongbaby
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Du Fu was one of China's great poets and he lived in Chengdu for a few years. This is a lovely setting and t get the most out of a visit I would recommend using a guide.

Thank Tony D
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is the construction finished? if not will it be by May 2017?
15 February 2017|
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Response from Travelingmaven | Reviewed this property |
We saw no construction in October, 2016.
Is there a bus to DuFu Thatched Cottage from WuHuoCi or city?
7 May 2016|
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Response from KelseyFay | Reviewed this property |
Hi! While most things are in Chinese and take a little more time to figure it, it's very possible. If you have an iPhone, it's actually very easy to figure out the bus routes even if you don't speak Chinese. Put in where... More