This bilingual website provides maps of Baodingshan, a walking tour of Great Buddha Bend with images of its many components accompanied by explanations and translations of all of the Buddhist texts as well as many of the secular texts.
“On Site” provides mobile-friendly materials for visitors to Baodingshan.
Great Buddha Bend
Pavilion constructed in the Ming Dynasty [1368-1644 CE] that sits above Great Buddha Bend.
Modern Entrance to Great Buddha Bend - Walking Tour
Modern day visitors now enter Great Buddha Bend at the far western end near the work numbered 24. Begin your walking tour here.
Pool with Pavilion, Bodhisattva and Buddha Footprints
Shengshousi - Sagacious Longevity Temple
Little Buddha Bend
Well Area - Little Buddha Bend
General area of Little Buddha Bend where initiation rites were thought to have taken place.
Click on the numbers to see images from the various areas within Baodingshan.
Follow a path through the site with image galleries a descriptions of the carvings.
Map of Dazu County sites with sculptural groupings in red.