Jiuzhaigou Valley and Chengdu Panda Volunteer Work 10 days tour
Day 01 Arrive in Chengdu
Arrive in chengdu Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. If time permits, visit Jinli Old Street to see the local people's life.overnight in chengdu.
Day 02 Chengdu
Drive to visit Panda Breeding Center, founded in 1987, it is a non-profit research and breeding facility for giant pandas and other rare animals. After a visit to Wenshu Buddhist Temple, go to Jinsha Site Museum--Large park complex covering 74 acres with big flat and spread-out modern-looking buildings that contains 3,000 years-old artifacts, which was claimed as the first important archaeological find in China at the beginning of 21 century.
Day 03 Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou
Transfer to take a morning flight (40 minutes) from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou. Then visit Huanglong National Park, a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site, with beautiful mountains, lush woods, colorful flowers, and crystal clear waters. Overnight in Jiuzhaigou.
Day 04 Jiuzhaigou
After breakfast, drive to the Jiuzhaigou National Park where you will board eco-friendly buses to visit the Park. Visit the Shuzheng and Zezawa Valleys, Pearl Sands and Shuzheng Waterfall, the Tibetan village of Shuzheng, and numerous picturesque lakes including Panda Lake, Long Lake, Rainbow Lake, Tiger Lake and Rhinoceros Lake.
Day 05 Jiuzhaigou - Chengdu
Take a morning flight to Chengdu. Be met and transferred to Bifengxia Panda Reserve. At the base, over 80 pandas are trained in a simulated wild environment. In the afternoon, one panda specialist will give you an introduction of the reserve and the work you will do during your stay here. Overnight at the local guesthouse near the reserve.
Day 06 Chengdu
After breakfast, you will put on the working uniform, and start the whole day work under the guidance of your master, like cleaning the cage, feed the pandas, and collect the panda downs and other jobs. During your spare time, you are free to take photos and observe the pandas.
Day 07 Chengdu
Half day panda volunteer work, attend "Thank-you" lunch together with your masters. You will receive a certificate for being a volunteer here at Bifengxia Panda Reserve. Drive back to Chengdu.
Day 08 Chengdu
Transfer to Leshan Buddha site, the largest stone-carved Buddha sculpture in the world. The Giant Buddha is about 71 meters high and 24 meters wide. The head is 14.7 meters long and 10 meters wide with total 1021 buns of hair on it, and his toenail can accommodate a seated person. Later, proceed to Mt. Emei.
Day 09 Chengdu
Take a cable car up to Wannian Temple--one of the eight largest temples on this mountain and translated as "Long Life Temple" in English. See the scenic spots nearby and walk down to see the wild monkeys on the way. Drive back to Chengdu.
Day 10 Chengdu Departure
Transfer to the airport and fly to your next destination.