Chengdu Boutique Tour Of Panda Holding Experience With Lunch

From USD 99.5
Per Person
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Tour Information

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  • Hotel pickup Available
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  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Details :
    Centrally located Chengdu hotels
  • Return Details :
    Centrally located Chengdu hotels
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


When visitors from home and abroad come to Chengdu, one of their main objectives will be to see the lovely Giant Pandas. On this private day tour, you will not only see these lovely animals but also experience the incredible sensation of holding a baby panda at Dujiangyan Panda Base, visit the oldest and best-preserved water conservancy project - Dujiangyan irrigation system, enjoy private travel service with a knowledgeable tour guide and professional driver.


  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Lunch included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver

Know More about this tour

Meet your guide at 8:00 am from your Chengdu downtown hotel lobby, aboard a comfortable vehicle and drive approximately 1.5 hours to your first stop at Dujiangyan Panda Base. Enjoy the scenic surroundings on the way and get more knowledge of Chengdu from your guide.

Upon arrival, tour guide will help you to register for panda holding program and show you around the Panda center. As Giant Pandas are very active in the morning, stroll around the panda center, you will see lovely giant pandas eating and playing with each other. Here you will have a close contact with giant pandas by having photos taken holding a baby panda. Although the process only takes a few minutes, one should be very careful, wear special protective clothing and follow staff instructions. The panda holding program allows you to take photos with a panda next to you or in your arms for about one minute, the staff at the panda base will help you to take photos and videos for you with your own equipment. Enjoy the magical experience of intimate contact with Giant Panda and get your photograph taken.

Later enjoy your lunch in a local restaurant and continue to visit the Dujiangyan Irrigation System honored as the 'Treasure of Sichuan'. It is the oldest and only surviving no-dam water conservancy project in the world, and it has been functioning for more than two thousand years. Explore this magnificent irrigation system with your guide to learn the history and its crucial role.

Afterwards, drive back to downtown and drop you off at the hotel to conclude the full day sightseeing.

Note: Donation of CNY1800 per person to Panda Foundation for Panda Holding is compulsory, please pay on the spot. The money raised from this activity will help the non-profit center continue its vital research into this endangered species.


  • Private tour
  • Private car/van with driver
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Mineral water
  • Entrance fee
  • Local lunch
  • Fuel surcharge and tax
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Optional activities
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Donation of CNY1800 per person to Panda Foundation for Panda Holding (Compulsory)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Daily quota of 30 tourists is imposed by the Panda Base

Program may be adjusted based on the health condition of the pandas

Health certificate and passport copy are required for all passengers

Please book 5 days in advance and provide documents after booking