Wolong Panda Base Private Day Tour With Optional Volunteering - Chengdu

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    7:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up any hotels within the 3rd ring of Chengdu city.
    You will be collected an additional fee RMB100 for the hotel located outside the 3rd ring road.
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  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Wolong national Nature Reserve is the earliest, largest, and best-know panda reserve in the world. It was hit by the catastrophic Wenchuan Earthquake in 2008. After years of road construction, travellers can visit Wolong Panda Base now.Accompanied by a professional panda expert who introduced you the topics of the panda discovery, the history of panda in China, the classification, and panda conservation.Upgrade available to do volunteer or have your photo taken while holding a panda cub if conditions are favourable.

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Itinerary:
06:40am  Pickup at your Chengdu hotel
7:00am to 9:00am  Head to Wolong Panda Base (2 hours ride)
9:10am  Enter Wolong Panda Base (admission included)
9:10am to 12:30am  Stroll through the beautiful Panda base.
12:30am to 2:00pm Lunch hour
2pm to 4pm  Heading back to your Chengdu hotel (2 hours ride)
4:00pm Arrival in Chengdu hotel where this tour is concluded


Upgrade to Panda Volunteering and Panda Holding
6:40am  Pickup at your Chengdu hotel
6:40am to 8:40am  Head to Wolong Panda Base (2 hours ride)
8:40am  Enter Wolong Panda Base (admission included)
8:40am to 9am  Change into volunteer outfit and receive briefing from local staff
9am  Start cleaning the enclosure (including cracking the bamboo)
10:30am  Feeding time (snacks for feeding the pandas are made of corn, carrots, and supplemental vitamins)
11:00  Panda holding is available at this time
11:30am to 1pm Lunch hour for volunteers (buffet lunch is included)
1pm to 2pm  Viewing panda documentary produced by National Geographic Magazine on releasing pandas back into the wilderness
2pm to 3pm  Cleaning panda enclosures
3pm to 3:30pm Making panda snacks
3:30pm to 5:30pm Heading back to your Chengdu hotel (2 hours ride)
5:30pm Arrival in Chengdu hotel where this tour is concluded

Inclusions

Bottled water

Lunch

Driver/guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Exclusions

Gratuities

Panda Volunteering RMB700/pp (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Wheelchair accessible

Children must be accompanied by an adult

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

No nail polish, No cologne/perfume, No slipper, be healthy (required by the panda base)

Panda photo program no age limit

The additional cost CNY500 during October 1 to October 7

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Traveler Reviews

  • 03-Jul-2019

    Helped to clean up a panda's living quarters, broke up bamboos to feed the panda, and actually stood right across and fed a panda. This was so much fun and exciting. The tour guide Diana took .any pictures and videos for us for remembrance.