Bifengxia Panda Base and Old Town Shangli 1 Day Tour
chengdu -Ya'an - chengdu
Today we will have a full day sightseeing in Ya’an. Highlights are Bifengxia Panda Base and Shangli Ancient Town.
About 19 km from Ya'an City and 150 kilometers from Chengdu, Bifengxia Panda Base is famous for the forest coverage, waterfalls, river and breathtaking landscapes. After the violent earthquake in Sichuan, the panda base in Ya'an became the largest panda reserve in the world, with over 80 giant pandas. There are over 20 research laboratories and feeding centers including Panda Breeding Spots, Panda Kindergarten, Panda Hospital and the Research Centers.
Then we drive to Shangli Ancient Town. Shangli Old Town is called an “ink and Wash Landscape” painting. Situated in the Western Sichuan Basin, the town used to be an important post on the South Silk Road and the Ancient Tea-Horse Trail in history.
Late in the afternoon, we drive back to Chengdu.End the tour.