Ya'an Bifengxia panda base China Panda Volunteer Work 5 days Tour
chengdu - Ya'an -chengdu
Day 1 Chengdu Arrival
Welcome to Chengdu, the hometown of Giant Panda.Our tour guide & driver will pick you up at the airport or the Railway station, holding a sign with your name, and then escort you to your hotel in a private vehicle.The rest of days in on your own to explore this leisure city.
Day 2 Chengdu
Today, you will visit the Dufu Thatched Cottage, which is a museum in honor of Dufu (712 -770 AD), who was the greatest realist poet and has been famed as the Sage of Poetry.Then move on to Wuhou Temple; a temple in memory of the most famous Military strategist in China’s history, Zhuge Liang. And Jinli ancient street; one of the oldest streets to appreciate the local snacks and artifacts. The elegant style of the architectures tells you what Sichuan looks like during the Qing Dynasty.
Day 3 Chengdu - Bifengxia
After breakfast in your hotel, pick up and be transferred to Bifengxia Valley to explore Bifengxia Panda Breeding Base, which is the biggest Giant Panda base in the world, with 155 pandas. If time permitting, sightseeing in Bifengxia valley and visit the Bifengxia Ecological Zoo.Bifengxia Panda Base was officially opened on Dec.26th, 2001, covering an area of 1,000 acres, and now is one of the largest panda breeding ecological park in the world, which covers research, publicity, education, and ecological tourism.
Day 4 Bifengxia - Chengdu
Today, experience a volunteering work for the giant pandas in Bifengxia. It will be a special memory to get so close to the cute pandas.Panda internship work starts. You will receive training on how to care for pandas and the guidelines for working with them.International Panda Internship Program Plan:
8:30-8:40: Check in, grouping, and deliver materials
8:40-10:00: Brief training, introduction to the Research Base and safety rules, and tour Research Base to learn more about giant panda and the Base (with one of our trained staff or experts)
10:00-10:30: Watch giant panda films
10:30-11:30: Visit Giant Panda Discovery Center
13:30-14:30: Visit the Giant Panda enclosure and experience the keeper's life.
14:30-15:30: Learn the method of the animal behavior data collection, and collect
15:30-16:00: Group photo with the Base staff, presents, and farewell.
After the volunteering work, drive back to Chengdu.
Day 5 Chengdu Departure
Today in on your own to explore Chengdu city, until you are escorted to the airport / railway station,end the tour.