In this one day guided tour tourists will get intimate touch with lovely pandas. You will watch a documentary about panda, prepare food for them, observe them in close distance, feed them, and clean enclosure for them. All the 8 hours will be exclusively about panda.
Dujiangyan Giant Panda Center
Private tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance fee
In the morning, our guide and driver will greet you in your hotel lobby and escort you to Dujiangyan Giant Panda Center. Arriving in the panda center, you will board the shuttle bus of the panda center and transfer to the site’s summit to see the lovely pandas living there. In a while, you will be greeted by a professional panda keeper who will give you brief introduction about pandas here and the schedule of the volunteer day. After that you will prepare some panda cakes and some fruit for pandas. When the panda food is prepared, you will be escorted to feed pandas. Then it will be your lunch time in a Chinese food cafeteria.
After lunch you will have an hour to take a walk in the gorgeous gardens of panda enclosures to see these lazily creatures dwelling on their lunch or having a walk after lunch. When enclosure cleaning time is coming, you will join in the enclosure cleaning. The professional panda keepers will tell you what to do and at the same time record pandas’ behavior and weight. Then feed the pandas for the 2nd time. At last you will have some time to visit the panda center on your own or watch a documentary about panda’s life. In the end of the volunteering day, you will receive a certificate from the panda center to thank you for the volunteering activities and your contribution to panda protection. After the whole day’s tour, you will be escorted back to hotel.
Tips: In this tour, tourists could optionally hold a six months – one year old baby panda to take a photo with it in Dujiangyan Giant Panda Center. While it is not available sometime since they need to be isolated from people sometime when there are animal epidemic emergency. And we need to contact the panda center in advance about the panda holding. So please advise in advance if you like to do it.
Our expert consultant will have your booking confirmed in 12 hours. We accept the last-minute booking for most of time even if time is pressing. After your booking is confirmed, we will send you a confirmation email which includes the agreed detailed itinerary with prices.
A small amount of deposit will be charged in advance via PayPal for tour booking (Deposit for tours excluding train/flight/hotel: USD50-USD200; deposit for tours including train/flight: your travel consultant will advise according to group size and itinerary). Balance is acceptable via PayPal at least 3 days ahead of the tour or with cash paid to the tour guide on the tour. Both RMB and hard currency are acceptable.
Our Tour guide
Over 15 years, we had built up a professional guide team. They are 100% guaranteed licensed guide. Apart from been knowledgeable, they are also friendly, fun, attentive, and flexible. Nothing is too difficult or troublesome for them, as they will always try their best to make a pleasant journey for you! You may get new friend after travelling in China!
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.
Always makes you feel safe and comfortable is the main goal of our service. The vehicles we use are all air-conditioned and kept in good safety and sanitary condition. The drivers we use are all licensed driver with many years driving experience. More attentive, we offer you a free baby seatservice if you travel with your baby.
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.
Food is an important part of Chinese culture. China fits for all budgets. Hotels booked by us include breakfasts. Lunches are arranged at restaurants which are popular among the real locals with good environment (You might be a little worried about using washrooms in China, please rest assured that all restaurants have western style washroom). Dinners are mostly left for yourself to allow you more freedom on your own discovery to local food or having some familiar hometown food.
If you are vegetarian, Muslim, or allergic to any kind of food, please feel free to tell your travel consultant in advance. We will help arrange proper restaurant or food to meet your needs.