Chengdu’s most famous residents aren’t human, they’re pandas. With this private tour, enjoy a customized day interacting with these black and white bears at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Design your own experience with options to help a panda keeper in their daily tasks, snap photos of the pandas under staff supervision, or simply observe red and giant pandas in their enclosures.
Leshan Giant Buddha’s location outside of Chengdu can make it tricky to get to by public transport. Avoid the hassle of working out local transport schedules, and get there in a quick and efficient way—on an organized day tour. Conveniently, hotel pickup and drop-off are included, and the transfers are private too.
We we get train ticket delivered to your hotel in Chengdu to make the easy start.
With approx. 4 hours by bullet train, you will reach Xi'an, our professional guide will wait you at Xi'an North Railway station.
With our friendly and helpful with fluent English speaking guide, uncover the amazing history and vivid stories behind the terracotta figures that were buried for over 2,000 years.
Enjoy your time of visiting, till time drive back to Xi'an North railway station and ready to return to Chengdu.
Visit two UNESCO-listed Sichuan sights on a full-day private trip from Chengdu. Hike and ride a cable car up forested Mount Qingcheng, the birthplace of China’s Taoist religion. View the Shangqing Palace, temples, and lake, and learn how Qingcheng starred in the movie 'Kung Fu Panda 3.' Plus, visit the Dujiangyan project, the world’s oldest non-dam irrigation facility to see its ingenious 3rd-century BC design. Includes private transport, lunch, and central hotel pickup and drop-off.
Combine a trip to the Chengdu Giant Panda Base with a visit to the Leshan Giant Buddha on this full-day private tour from Chengdu. With a private guide, travel via high-speed rail and private transfer. Entrance fees and lunch are included.
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2. My major is history in university.
3. I could teach you Chinese characters in the car.
4. This journey will be flexible according to your needs.
There are so many people have a dream to close to the Pandas, now today you can be a Volunteer to serve pandas which is a lot of fun.
Spend a day to be a panda volunteer at Dujiangyan Panda Center is amazing experience for animal lovers, get as close as possible and feed the panda, memorable photos with this adorable animal and certificate for sure will give you chance to show off, our 10- hours private trip give you an insider look at taking care of giant pandas, help to clean the enclosures, record behavior, prepare food, make panda cakes, watch movie and gain fascinating insights into panda behavior and physiology.
Wolong National Nature Reserve, one of China’s oldest and best known panda reserves, sits in Sichuan Province outside of Chengdu. With this tour, spend the day volunteering alongside professional panda keepers as you learn how to care for China’s famous black and white bears. Your bilingual guide will be by your side to translate the entire time.
Join the small English speaking group to see the most popular attractions: the panda base and Leshan Buddha.
It's a pure sightseeing tour without tourist traps. We will take the best use of time to visit pandas and the Grand Buddha within 1 day. Our guides are officially registered English guides and tour vehicles; Free drop-off for visitors to Emeishan at Leshan bus station.
Get more out of your time in Chengdu by boarding a bullet train to Xian. You’ll take the stress out of language barriers by having train tickets sent to you in advance, and a private transfer to Chengdu train station included. After arriving in Xian, you’ll enjoy another transfer, and entrance fees are included for the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum.
Enrich your knowledge and pleasure your palate on a private full-day tour of a tea plantation from Chengdu. Venture to the verdant splendor of Mt Mengding (Mengdingshan) and greet a local farmer to begin learning about the entire tea-making process. Listen as your knowledgeable guide translates ancient tea-making techniques and absorb the tranquil ambience and enticing aromas of the plantation. Feast upon a traditional Chinese lunch at a rustic restaurant and take home some fresh tealeaves to make your own beautiful brews.
See giant pandas and the Giant Buddha of Leshan, and ride a bullet train on this private 12-hour trip from Chengdu. Visit the Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding Research Base to view these rare animals, and learn about the center’s conservation work. Plus, take a high-speed train to Leshan to see its immense 8th-century Buddha statue carved into a riverside cliff. Train tickets, entrance fees, private Chengdu round-trip transfers, and hotel pickup and drop-off included.
At over 230 feet tall (70 meters), the 1,300-year-old Leshan Giant Buddha is the largest Buddha in the world and attracts visitors from around the globe. Keep yourself from getting lost in the crowds of this UNESCO-listed attraction by visiting with the comfort and convenience of a private tour, which includes informative commentary, transportation from your hotel, and a side-trip to a local fishing village. This tour also includes all entrance fees, high-speed train tickets, and lunch.
Experience the giant pandas of Chengdu on this guided excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, travel to Chengdu’s top panda research facility and watch as infants and adults nurse, play, and tumble. Help care for this endangered species and watch researchers documents their behavior. Enjoy a complimentary lunch before returning to your hotel.
Venture off the tourist trail and experience rural life on this full-day tour from Chengdu. Practice your haggling skills at a traditional market, then enjoy a 1-hour hike to the village of Chen Jia Xiang, where you can meet the villagers and immerse yourself in local life. After a delicious homemade lunch (included) at a local farmhouse, hike back to your vehicle and journey to the ancient town of Huanglongxi. Admire Huanglongxi’s Ming and Qing-era architecture and beautiful temples, then stop at a traditional teahouse, before heading back to Chengdu.
To reveal the hidden part of the Hetaoping Wolong Panda Base. These are the highlights:
a.Red Panda Volunteer Program: The volunteers will clean and prepare the food for the red pandas. Red pandas eat mostly bamboo, apples and panda cakes. The volunteers will be surrounded by a group of fluffy red pandas, and feed them with the help of the keepers.
b.Learn about wildness survival training program for captive raised bred pandas : At Hetaoping, cubs are prepared for release largely without human contact. They are raised by their mothers in large bushy enclosures until independent, then moved together to larger isolated compounds. Their only interaction with humans is with the keepers who deliver bamboo daily, dressed in panda suits liberally soaked in panda urine to cover the human smell. Anyone visiting the center must wear the urine-soaked suits. Training to survive in the wild is left to the mothers.
Escape the metropolitan madness of the city and experience the natural splendor of the Sichuan region on an immersive full-day excursion from Chengdu. Marvel at the sacred temples and impressive halls cradled by dense layers of bamboo trees at Qingcheng Mountain. Gain fascinating insight into the mystifying construction of the Dujiangyan Irrigation System from your knowledgeable guide and hear of how the structure led to significant agricultural development in the region. Enjoy convenient round-trip transportation from your Chengdu hotel and feast upon an authentic Chinese lunch during this tour.
PANDA for LESS
-You will see most panda babies in Wolong where you can not see anywhere else.
-Wolong locates at the panda natural reserve which offers the most beautiful and wild scenery among all the panda bases.
-Volunteer participant will enjoy much more private and intimate panda
experience since Wolong is much less visited due to the distance
Visit the UNESCO-listed Leshan Giant Buddha and learn about China’s rich tea making history during this full-day tour. After admiring the massive Buddha statue, visit a local village to learn about the art and history of tea making. Walk through the fields, learn how to harvest, and about the different tea regions. End the tour with a tasting of various regional teas and sit down to a delicious local lunch.
Immerse yourself in the world of pandas on this private day tour to Wolong Panda Base. You’ll have the ultimate hassle-free day with a hotel pickup, drop-off, and admission tickets included. Learn fascinating insights about panda behavior from a panda expert, and explore the Panda Base attractions. If you’d like to upgrade, you can volunteer at the Panda Base, and get a chance to hold a panda.
Get an insider look at taking care of Giant Pandas during this full-day tour to the Dujiangyan Panda Base. As a volunteer, you help the panda keepers clean the enclosures and feed the animals. Then learn more about China’s conservation efforts and the biology of these gentle giants with a panda movie. Enjoy a delicious lunch and take many memorable photos of these endangered animals to enjoy for many years.
See giant pandas at one of China’s leading panda centers and bathe in hot springs on this 8-hour private tour from Chengdu. Visit the Dujiangyan panda rescue, breeding, and conservation base, and view the resident pandas as you learn about the center’s work. Then, after a Chinese lunch, relax at a hot springs complex, soaking in indoor and outdoor pools among subtropical gardens. Includes entrance fees, private transport, and central hotel pickup and drop-off.
The combo trip of both Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding and Leshan Giant Buddha are the most popular day trip in Chengdu,especially for the first-timers.
Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, was founded in 1987, started with 6 giant pandas that were rescued from the wild. By 2017, it had 146 pandas in total.It is a nice park fitting for people in all ages. I will show you the giant pandas' nursery, climb up the hill to see red pandas, and watch a short film in the cinema.
The Leshan Giant Buddha was built during the Tang Dynasty (618-907AD). It is carved out of a cliff located at the confluence of three rivers. It is the largest stone Buddha in the world and it is by far the tallest pre-modern statue in the world.