When it comes to getting the best from your time here, keep in mind that Leshan is just the tip of the iceberg; Sichuan features an abundance of wonderful things to do and see.
Step into the past in Sichuan. Visit one of the old towns for which this place is renowned.
If you believe a great vacation is challenging your abilities in the great outdoors, then join one of the many mountain climbing and hiking adventures the Leshan area has to offer.
Be sure to let your tastebuds loose in Sichuan's eating establishments. People in this region commonly use poultry and tofu in their kitchen. Kung pao chicken and Sichuan hot pot are common dishes enjoyed by visitors and locals alike.
The real essence of a destination lives not only within its scenery, but also within its words. Taking the time to learn just a few useful Mandarin words and phrases will make your days in Leshan much more meaningful. Learning how to use a few basic phrases like "Nǐ yào bú yào gēn wǒ tiàowǔ", which, in English means "Would you like todance with me?", can help to make your vacation all the more memorable. "Zhèiwèi xiānsheng huì qīngdān" translates to "This gentleman/lady will pay for everything"
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend what's left of your renminbi on last-minute mementos and say Zàijiàn to the interesting people you've met and the places you've spent time.