Leshan-Mt. Emei-Dujiangyan & Ya'an Bifengxia panda base Panda volunteer 6 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 - Leshan - Mt. Emeil
In the morning, drive about 2 hours from Chengdu to Leshan Giant Buddha, sitting at the confluence of three rivers, which is the tallest stone Buddha statue in the world. It was carved on the cliff of Lingyun Mountain, used to suppress the flood. Enjoy spectacular view of the huge statue as you walking down through the narrow staircases to the foot of the Buddha.After visiting the Giant Buddha, move on to Mt. Emei. After a little break, go to vist Baoguo Temple, which is the biggest temple of the mountain and located at the foot.Overnight in Emei.
Day 3 Mt. Emeil - Bifengxia
Today, you will spend the whole day to explore on the Emei Mountain. First, take a bus in the Scenic Spot to Leidongpin and then hike to Jieyin Palace, to take a cable car up to the Golden Summit (altitude: 3077 m). At the highest peak of the mountain, you will be amazed by the awe-inspiring view of Huazhang Temple and witness the breathtaking sea of clouds if it is sunny.In the afternoon, go down to Wannian Temple parking lot by car. Take a cable car up to Wannian Temple at the middle of the mountain. Appreciate the most beautiful landscape of Mt. Emei in Qingyin Pavilion as you hike from Wannian Temple to Wuxiangang parking lot.In late afternoon, drive to Bifengxia from Mt. Emei.
Day 4 Bifengxia - Chengdu
In the morning, you will first have a visit to the dujiangyan Giant Panda Breeding Research Base.
Panda internship work starts. You will receive training on how to care for pandas and the guidelines for working with them.Following a short training, 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.
Back to Chengdu.
Day 5 Chengdu - Dujiangya - Chengdu
Today, drive from Chengdu to the Dujiangyan Irrigation System, which was built in 256 BC. You will see how it is still working to irrigate Chengdu plain and be amazed by the wisdom of ancient human.
In the afternoon, drive back to Chengdu.
Day 6 Chengdu Departure
Today, you will visit 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.
In the afternoon, escorted to the airport / railway station, end the tour.