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3 Days Chengdu Family Tour with Panda Volunteering & Cooking Class

Tour Overview

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Upon your arrival at Chengdu airport / train station, our English speaking tour guide and driver will pick you up from the exit gate by holding a welcome board with your name.

    AM: Your Chengdu exploration begins with the fantastic Sanxingdui Museum, where you will have an eye-opening experience. The museum houses thousands of cultural treasures excavated in Sanxingdui archeological site including bronze, jade articles, gold, pottery and bone objects. The mystical bronze masks definitely cannot be missed. You will be deeply impressed by the unique exhibits, and you have never seen some of them before in China.

    Noon: Lunch at local restaurant.

    PM: Then, follow your guide to the vibrant Renmin Park which is a perfect place to do people watching. Here you can enjoy a cup of tea in a nice tea house and watch local people while away the time with various activities such as playing cards, doing tai chi, playing mahjong, dancing, and napping.

    Afterwords, come to explore the bustling Jinli Pedestrian Street, a must see place in Chengdu. You can see that the buildings here are built in Qing Dynasty style, and meandering through the street gives people the feeling of traveling back in time. You can enjoy shopping, do people watching, and taste some yummy food that you never saw before.

    Last, transfer to Chengdu downtown hotel.

    Accommodation: Overnight in Chengdu

    Sanxingdui Museum

  2. AM: Today would be the highlight of your Chengdu tour since you will be closely visit the cute pandas by volunteering in Dujiangyan Panda Center.

    Start from your hotel at around 07:30, after 1 hour driving, you’ll arrive at Dujiangyan Panda Base, which is the only scientific research institution in China that focuses on preventing and controlling panda disease and rescuing pandas from the wild. Here you will see the fluffy black and white giant pandas sleeping, chewing bamboo, climbing trees and wrestling with each other.

    Be greeted by a professional panda keeper who also will give you brief introduction about pandas, your volunteering day begins!

    The main volunteering activities including:

    1. Carry food ( bamboo, fruits etc. ) for pandas at the guidance of the panda nursing staff;
    2. Clean panda’s room and sports places at the guidance of the panda nursing staff;
    3. Feeding pandas at the guidance of the panda nursing staff;
    4. Other activities with pandas ( no directly touch).

    Noon: Lunch at local restaurant.

    PM: The volunteering activity ends around 15:30. After that, transfer back to your hotel.

    Friendly Tips:

    * The panda volunteering fee is CNY800/pax which was NOT included in our tour package, please pay in cash when you arrive at the site.

    * Today you will have lunch at the panda base to enjoy the real local dishes.

    * The volunteering activity needs reserve 1 week ahead of your visit date by using your passport. Please send the copy of your passport to your travel consultant for reservation.

    Accommodation: Overnight in Chengdu

    Dujiangyan Panda Center

  3. AM: Today, you’ll go to check out a unique museum themed with cuisine culture, Sichuan Cuisine Museum, and have a fantastic experience there. You will have chance to see plenty of cooking utensils from the past dynasties and sample some local delicacies. The highlight of this interesting museum tour will be learning to cook a couple of Sichuan dishes such as Mapo Tofu and Kung Pao Chicken under the instructions of local chefs. After finishing cooking, you will sit down and enjoy your own cooking.

    Noon: Enjoy your own-cooked dishes.

    After that, transfer to Chengdu airport / train station for your departure.

    Accommodation: N/A

    Kung Pao Chicken

Price includes

  • Entrance tickets as mentioned in itinerary
  • 3 Chinese style lunch
  • Excellent English-speaking tour guide
  • Private transfers in air-conditioned vehicle with licensed driver
  • Travel Agency Liability Insurance during the tour
  • Government taxes

Price excludes

  • China Visas / flights
  • Accommodation
  • Any dinner
  • Panda volunteering in Dujiangyan Panda Base ( CNY800 / pax)
  • Any optional activity / battery car / shuttle bus inside the attraction
  • Our package does not include travel insurance. Please purchase commercial travel insurance before your trip for any unforeseen circumstance
  • Any item beyond “Price Includes”
  • Gratuities to guide and driver (recommended if you are satisfied with their services)

Booking Method

Step 1: You can directly book online or please feel free to share your tour plans or thoughts at [email protected] , our travel consultant will contact you within 12 hours. Step 2: A small amount deposit will be required to book a tour. After deposit received, a detailed service voucher will be sent to you to confirm the booking. Step 3: Balance due will be required 7-15 days ahead of your travel date. If you have any further question, please feel free to contact us! Email: [email protected] Cellphone number: +86 18792910029 WhatsApp / Wechat ID: 008618792910029 Facebook: @xianholidaystravelagency

Our Hotels

In each destination, you’ll enjoy a comfortable stay in a great location!

The hotels we choose are based on star rating, great locations, well-equipped facilities, cozy bed, high quality service and guests’ feedbacks. Choices are a lot ranging from luxury 5 star, comfortable 4 star to budget 3 star. You could decide where to stay to best suit for your budget and likes. Generally, the hotels have both Western and Chinese breakfast with a wide choices.

If you have already got an ideal hotel, please feel free to tell our travel consultants and they’ll book the hotel for you.

Our Tour Guide

The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.

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Our Driver and Vehicle

The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.

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Our Driver and Car

Meals

Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!

Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.

For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.

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