Giant Panda

Giant Panda is one of the world’s rarest animals in the world. It is known as “national treasure” in China. Covering with the black and white fur on body, Giant Panda is cute and lovely. The Grand Buddha is a 71 meter high sculpture carved into one of the large cliffs by the river. It is the tallest stone Buddha statue in the world. Our join-in coach tour will take you to visit both of these fantastic places with affordable price.

Tour Code: CDC01
Price: $90/person
Departure: Every Sat from Nov to Mar / Every Tue, Thu, Sat from Apr to Oct
(The tour is not available from Oct 1-7)
Duration: 1 day
Language: English
This is a join-in excursion coach tour, guaranteed departure.

Trip Highlights:
1. Pure sightseeing tour; No shops in the tour.
2. Visit Giant Pandas and the Leshan Giant Buddha in one day.
3. English-speaking tour guide and air-conditioned tour vehicle.
4. Free pick up from hotel. Free drop off at Leshan bus station where you can take public bus to Emeishan Moutain.

Chengdu Panda Base
Chengdu Panda Base

Itinerary by hours:
7:00-8:00am: pick you up from hotel in Chengdu City.
8:30-11:00am: visit Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. It is a non-profit organization engaged in wildlife research, captive breeding, conservation education, and educational tourism. Red pandas, golden monkeys and other wild and endangered species also live and breed here.

11:00am-1:00pm: drive to Leshan. Leshan is 162 km from Chengdu City with 2 hours’ drive.
1:00-2:00pm: lunch time, lunch on your own.

Leshan Giant Buddha

2:00-4:00pm:  vsit Leshan Giant Buddha by walking. The Giant Buddha is a statue of Maitreya in sitting posture. The Buddha was included by UNESCO on the list of the World Heritage Sites in 1996.
4:30-6:30pm: drive back to Chengdu City, or we can also drop you off at Leshan bus station where you can take public bus to Emeishan Moutain (optional RMB25/person).

Travel tips:
1. Travelers will be picked up from your hotel around 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. The tour guide will call to the hotel to confirm the next day departure time in the late afternoon, if you are not available, we will leave a message to your hotel room or front desk. If you did not receive it, please call us back at 1333 1039 261.
2. we accept payment via Paypal before your traveling date. If you want to make payment to our guide when pick up, only cash i is acceptable, USD and RMB are both fine.
3. We pick up travelers from places within the Second Ring Road of Chengdu. Those who stay beyond this area need to take a taxi to our designated hotel.
4. You clothes and shoes should be adapted in line with weather condition in Chengdu.

Service included:  
1. Entrance tickets for Chengdu Panda Base and Leshan Giant Buddha
2. Air-conditioned tour vehicles
4. English-speaking tour guide.
3. Travel insurance

Service excluded:  
1. Tips to guide and driver
2. Buddha sightseeing boat ticket
3. Meals

Reservation:
Tel: +86 1333 1039 261 (9:00 am—5:30 pm)
E-mail: service@intochinatravel.com
Skype ID: intochinatravel