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Goose Neck Park

Located at the highest place of Chongqing Peninsula, Chongqing Goose Neck Park(Eling Park, ) is the best place to enjoy the night view of Chongqing City. Eling Park was originally named Edingling (Goose Nape Hill) for its narrow and steep shape resembling a nape of a goose. It was built in 1909. Inside it, there are special plant species and a newly built tower (Liangjiang Pavilion) which provides panoramic view of the entire city.

Inside Goose Neck Park, the Nanshan, Wangshan and Mt. Jinyun with age-old trees and bamboo groves are worth visiting. Other attractions such as Sheng Bridge, Tiger Terrace, Bonsai Garden where guests can appreciate flowers and bonsai, enjoy the night scene and tasting the tea beverage are also worth visiting. Furthermore, the Hot Springs of the Southern and Northern Parks are also worth a try. Sometimes, some exhibitions are held in the park, such as chrysanthemum exhibition.

Meanwhile, Goose Neck Park is the ideal place for a tranquilizing rest and visit in history. Many famous people, such as Mr. and Mrs. Chiang-Kai-Shek, Feng Yuxiang, Lin Sen, Sun Ke, Song Ziwen, He Yingqin, have stayed or visited here for different reasons. Besides, the A ustralian Embassy was once located in the garden as well. After the liberation of Chongqing in 1949, the Southwest Military Command was set up here.

While traveling in Chongqing, eating hotpot, watching night scenery and visiting the Three Gorges are the must do activities. As watching night scenery, Goose Neck Park is definitely the perfect place.

 

Goose Neck Park Notes

Location: located at Changjiang Road, Yuzhong district, Chongqing

Opening Hours: 8: 00-22: 30

How to get there: It can be reached by electricity bus No. 402, 403, or take public buses No. 109, 412, 413, 418, or 421.