Shibaozhai (Yangtze River, China)

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Region
Asia Rivers

Local Time
02:52 22 Apr 2018

Coordinates
30.43418 N, 108.16757 E

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Shibaozhai (literally: "Precious Stone Fortress") is a hill located along the bank of Yangtze River (Chang Jiang), Zhong County (Chongqing, China). The craggy and rocky hill features extremely steep sides and is around 200 m (660 ft) tall. On the river side of Shibaozhai is a red pavilion leaning against the side of the hill, which provides a walkway to the temple at top of the hill. A yellow entrance at its base provides an entrance.

At top of Shibaozhai is a 3-storied hall dedicated to Manjusri created during the reign of Xianfeng Emperor (1850–1861), named the Purple Rain Pavilion. In 1819, the 9-story pavilion was built adjacent to the cliff in order to aid people in getting to top of the hill. Prior to its construction, visitors to the temple were lifted to the top using chains. In 1956, another three stories were added at top of the structure. On pagoda's top is a Buddhist temple.

At the hill's base alongside the bank of the river is a row of merchant stalls that follows the path from the dock to pavilion's entrance. Many river cruise ships dock at Shibaozhai for a couple of hours to allow their passengers to tour the famous pavilion and temple.


Highlights: Pearl of the Yangtze Pagoda

Port Shibaozhai cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Shibaozhai, Yangtze River, China. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ship Arrival Departure Next Port of Call
7 April, 2018
Saturday
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Emerald Yangtze River, China
9 April, 2018
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineCentury Legend Yichang, Yangtze River, China
14 April, 2018
Saturday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineCentury Legend Chongqing, China
16 April, 2018
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineCentury Legend Yichang, Yangtze River, China
21 April, 2018
Saturday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineCentury Legend Chongqing, China
23 April, 2018
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineCentury Legend Yichang, Yangtze River, China
28 April, 2018
Saturday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineCentury Legend Chongqing, China
30 April, 2018
Monday
River Cruises Cruises cruise lineCentury Legend Lesser Three Gorges, Daning River, China

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