Photo Of The Day – Giant Buddha in Leshan

The Giant Buddha in Leshan

The Giant Buddha in Leshan, China

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On the way to hike up Mt. Emei, we went to check out the massive Buddha in Leshan.  It’s 71 meters (230 feet) tall, but quite expensive to visit.  It’s about three hours outside of Chengdu, so be prepared for a long bus ride and a pricy entrance fee.