Chengdu is a growing metropolitan city located in the plains of the Sichuan Province, it is known for its year-round festivals, and access to multiple rivers. While you walk the streets of the old city of Chengdu, experience the array of places selling tea, that come from thousands of years of tea house culture. There, you can enjoy a variety of teas on bamboo chairs as you play Mahjong with locals. You may also enjoy the region's famous cuisine, notorious for its usage of peppercorn and spicy chili. While at your home away from home, don’t forget take a trip to the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. After all, Chengdu is home to the giant panda!
While in Chengdu, you will be studying at Sichuan University, one of the best in Universities in China. Here, you will be given the opportunity to immerse yourself into the Chinese language and culture, as multiple courses are available for all levels of Chinese language abilities. Situated in an exciting neighborhood in the middle of center city, you will feel right at home among your peers in Chengdu!