Sichuan main temple is located at the intersection of Songpan, Hongyuan, Jiuzhai and Huanglong four highways, and its location is very superior. It is 39 kilometers east of Huanglong scenic spot; 87 kilometers north of Jiuzhaigou; 40 kilometers west of Hongyuan prairie; 17 kilometers south of Songpan ancient city. Summer of the Songpan is the most vivid time of the year, the eye touch is the feast of color, among which the paradise fragrant valley fragrant garden is the most dazzling, summer to paradise fragrant valley fragrant garden, in the breeze intoxicated in the lavender purple rhyme, romantic boundless.
Chuanzhu Temple is not a temple, but a small town. It is the only place to pass to Jiuzhaigou, Huanglong Scenic Area and the prairie in northwest Sichuan. Accommodation here is very convenient, there are many restaurants, a variety of special Tibetan dishes, authentic taste, and the price is not expensive.
Chuanzhu Temple is an important tourist transfer station on National Highway 213, passing from Chengdu to Gannan, Jiuzhaigou, Huanglonggou and other scenic spots. It is located at the junction of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and the Sichuan Basin. It has a high altitude, sparse vegetation, and a little desolate. .
The main temple of Sichuan was built in 1270, abbreviated as "Zhuolun Gongba". The temple of the first liberation total 86 houses, covering 27 mu of land, the hall carved beam painting building, magnificent. In the temple, there were 2018 years of Bodhisattva, 1025 years of bronze casting, 2 pairs of silver suona, 4 pairs of daigo, 350 sheets of Tangka, 3250 volumes of sutras, 2 seats of the tower, 524 barrels of the Sutra, 128 bodies of wood carving, gold and silver, etc., stored in the temple. During the Cultural Revolution, temples and property were destroyed, and only the treasures of Chinju Ji Temple, some cultural relics and scriptures were preserved.
The scenery along the way is very good, about 3,000 altitude.
Very peaceful and peaceful town, feel not too many people. Some tourists, go to Jiuzhaigou, Huanglong or Daocheng Yading, can be transferred here. There are several small shops in the town, selling small cans of oxygen. Mineral water, instant noodles, snacks, the price is OK.
Preston_Dominguez: Chuanzhusizhen, Songpan, Aba, Sichuan, China
Jeremy_Dodson: I recommended Chuanzhusizhen,Red Army Long Long March Memorial Beibeiyuan,Deleidage Sceneic Area,Jiuzhaigou National Arts Center,Dejimeiduo Fengqing Street