Where to Pick Sweet Loquat
In Downtown City

10th May 2018

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Together with cherry and plum, loquat are called “three good friends”, as a result of their beneficial function to our body. As the early summer is approaching, bright orange loquat are already ripe, full of branches. Just a usual weekend can be enough for a joyful and delicious loquat picking tour in Chongqing.

枇杷与樱桃、梅子并称为“三友”,又到了枇杷成熟的季节,何不趁着周末的悠闲时光,一起出去采枇杷呢?

Loquat has a number of health benefits, including the ability to prevent diabetes, lower cholesterol levels, reduce cancer risk, protect bone mineral density, improve gastrointestinal health, aid vision, strengthen the immune system, soothe the respiratory tract, boost circulation, and decrease blood pressure.

枇杷具有许多健康益处,包括预防糖尿病,降低胆固醇,降低癌症风险,保护骨密度,改善胃肠健康,保护视力,增强免疫力,舒缓呼吸道,促进血液循环和减少血压。

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Nan’an · Huilong Village Jiangnan Loquat Garden

南岸·回龙村江南枇杷园

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Once mention about picking loquat, one of the best places strikes people’s mind is Loquat Garden in Huilong Village, where the annual Jiangnan(south region of Yangtze River) Loquat Festival will be held every year.

说到摘枇杷,南岸回龙村枇杷园不可错过,每年都会举办江南枇杷节,是重庆人心中的摘枇杷胜地!

Reference price: 30-40RMB/Jin

参考价格:30-40元

Address: Huilong Loquat Base, Huilong Village, Guangyang Town, Nan’an District

地址:南岸广阳镇回龙村回龙枇杷基地

Route: Take Bus 178 from Nanping Xingyu Huayuan to Chayuan Transportation Junction, transfer to Bus 179 to Kejia Yakou, and then walk to Huilong Village as directed by the guideboards.

公交:南坪星宇花园乘坐178路公交到茶园交通枢纽站下车,再转乘179路公交到柯家垭口下车,可以顺着路牌步行到回龙村。

Ba'nan · Xinhua Village

巴南·新华村

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There are over 100 mu of loquat trees at Xinhua Village, Yunzhuan Mountain, Ba'nan District, surrounded by mountains and water, picturing a poetic landscape. Not only enjoy picking loquat, tourists can also taste local farm dishes. And climb Yunzhuan Mountain is a good travel choice, too.

巴南云篆山上的新华村,拥有上百亩枇杷林,周围青山绿水环绕,一派田园景色,既可采摘香甜枇杷,还可以品尝新鲜地道的农家菜。摘完枇杷,爬一下云篆山也是不错的选择。

Reference price: 15-30RMB/Jin

参考价格:15-30元/斤

Address: Xinhua Village, Yunzhuan Mountain, Ba'nan District

地址:巴南云篆山新华村

Route: Take Bus 858, 898, 303, 308 and others or Line 3 to Yudong, and transfer to the bus to Yunzhuan Mountain.

公交:市区乘坐858、898、303、308等公交车或轨道交通三号线至鱼洞,换乘到云篆山的班车上山。

Jiulongpo · Tongguanyi

九龙坡·铜罐驿

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It has nearly 100 mu of loquat trees, including five varieties. Among which, the 5-star loquats are big, delicious and fresh. There are local chickens and ducks in some gardens, so you can have farm dishes, check in farmhouse and go finishing, highly recommended for a weekend tour.

这里的的枇杷果园近百亩,有5个枇杷品种,园子里的五星枇杷个大肉肥,香甜可口,新鲜诱人。有些果园下养了土鸡土鸭等,可以吃农家菜、住农家乐、钓鱼,是周末好去处!

Reference price: 30-40RMB/Jin

参考价格:30-40元/斤

Address: Tongguanyi Town, Jiulongpo District

地址:九龙坡铜罐驿镇

Route: Take bus from Yangjiaping Zoo Long-distance Bus Station to Maohe, and take a minibus to Tongguanyi Town.

公交:杨家坪动物园长途汽车站出发到帽合;帽合转面包车到铜罐驿镇。

Beibei · Jinguo Garden

北碚·金果园

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It covers 20,000 square meters, and has 5-star loquat which is extremely sweet with a loud name,“King of Loquat”. The garden is filled with twittering birds and fragrant flowers as well as lovely lakes and ponds. It has 17 gardens including Orange Garden, Pear Garden, Loquat Garden and Grape Garden.

北碚金果枇杷园占地2万平方米,种植有大五星枇杷,果实橙红色,风味浓甜,被称为“枇杷之王”。金果园内鸟语花香,山间湖光潭影。有柑橘园、梨园、枇杷园、葡萄园等17个果园。

参考价格:30-40元/斤

Reference price: 30-40RMB/Jin

Address: Jinguo Garden Ecotourism Attraction, Chengjiang Town, Beibei District

地址:北碚澄江镇金果园生态旅游景区

Self-driving: Downtown - Beibei - Chengjiang - Jinguo Garden

自驾:市区—北碚—澄江—金果园。

Yubei · Shichuan Village

渝北·石船镇

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Located in the Mingyue Mountain in the east of Shichuan, Shi Chuan Village has a “band of summer fruit”. It is in a subtropical humid climate and mainly grows a variety of summer fruits, such as five-star loquat, twisted mouth cherries, and grapefruit.

石船镇这里有一个“伏季水果带”,位于石船东部的明月山,属亚热带湿润气候,主要种植五星枇杷、歪嘴樱桃、柚子等多种伏季水果,新鲜可口。

Address: Shichuan Village, Yubei District

地址:渝北石船镇

Self-driving: Downtown City - Chongqing Ring Expressway - Longxing Toll Station Down (turn right) - Liangjiang Avenue - Shichuan.

自驾:市区—重庆绕城高速—龙兴收费站下道(向右)—两江大道—石船。

Tips for how to select loquat: The brightly colored, blemish-free ones are juicy as compared to the greenish ones which are sour and acidic.

采摘提示:色泽鲜亮,外表光滑的枇杷比绿色的甜。

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