The Site of Daxi Culture

As the first discovery of the Neolithic Age in the midstream of the Yangtze River, Daxi site has been playing a significant role in the study of the cultures along the Yangtze River since its discovery in the year of 1952.

The Site of Daxi Culture The Site of Daxi Culture

The discoveries here can provide you a splendid and vivid picture of what the life was in 5,000 years ago, when the later matriarchy was in its heyday and the early patriarchal society was in the bud. More than 1,250 historical relics have been brought to light, including stone axes, chisels in the shape of an elongated pointed jade tablet, pottery spinning wheels, and other production tools as well as earthenware, jade, and relief sculptures of human faces.

Having been experienced all the dynasties through the ancient China, Daxi site collected various kinds of typical objects that present the cultures in a certain time. Therefore, coming around here just like traveling along the whole history of China in a time machine.

Opening Hours: 9:00 -- 17:00

Ticket Price: 50 CNY

Location: Wushan County, Chongqing City

Transportation: Boats from Chaotianmen Dock, Chongqing City will bring you here directly.


More >>Featured China Tours

Chinese Gourmet Tour

Beijing, Chengdu, Guilin, Nanjing, Yangzhou, Shanghai

  • Great Wall, Forbidden City
  • Peking Duck, Hutong tour
  • Hot-pot dinner, Panda
  • Li River Cruise, Yangshuo
  • Cooking class, Rice Noodles
  • Huangyai dish
  • Shanghai Benbang dish

East China Ancient Town Experience Tour, from US$1136

Shanghai, Huangshan Mountain, Wuyuan, Jingdezhen, Beijing

  • Yuyuan Garden, the Bund
  • Zhujiajiao, Zhouzhuang
  • Yellow Mount., Hongcun Village
  • Wuyuan Countryside Scenery
  • Porcelain and china town
  • Forbidden City, Great Wall

Beautiful China Photo Tour, from US$2297

Beijing, Chengdu, Jiuzhaigou, Kunming, Dali, Lijiang, Shangri-la, Guilin, (Hong Kong)

  • Forbidden City, Great Wall
  • Stone Forest, Dali Ancient Town, Lijiang Ancient Town
  • Fairyland-like Jiuzhaigou
  • Terraced Rice Paddies, Li River Cruise

Sweet Honeymoon Holiday in China, from US$1578

Beijing, Shanghai, Suzhou, Hangzhou, Xi'an, Guilin, (Hong Kong)

  • Forbidden City, Great Wall
  • Yuyuan Garden, the Bund in Shanghai
  • Suzhou Garden, West Lake
  • Terra Cotta Warriors & Horses
  • Li River Cruise, Yangshuo
  • Temple of Matchmaker God
  • Lintong Pomegranate Garden

Home Stay in Guilin of Best of China, from US$1197

Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai, Guilin

  • Great Wall, Terra Cotta Warriors, Li River Cruise
  • Home Stay in Guilin, Local Market 
  • Cooking Your Own Chinese Dinner 
  • Chinese Tea Tasting
Quick search a tour:
How long your trip will be:
You plan to start in:
tailor made your owns China Tours


[email protected]


+86 13978369041



Associated with or Member of:

Follow Us at:

Travelers' Reviews on:

Copyright © 2010-2019 China Expedition Tours. All Rights Reserved