Giant Panda

The 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, the Giant Panda is cute and lovely. The Leshan Giant Buddha (乐山大佛) is a 71 meter high sculpture carved into one of the large cliffs by the river. It is the biggest 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 to 7)
Duration: 1 day
Language: English
This is a join-in excursion coach tour, guaranteed departure.

Tourist Map

Chengdu Panda Base and Leshan Giant Buddha Map

Trip Highlights

1. Pure sightseeing tour; No shops in the tour.
2. Visit the 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 and drop off at the Tianfu Square in  city center.
5. Free drop off at Leshan bus station where you can take public bus to Emeishan Mountain.

Itinerary by hours

Lovely Panda in Chengdu
Lovely Panda in Chengdu

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 Giant Buddha. It is 160 km from Chengdu City and 2 hours’ drive.

1:00-2:00pm: Lunch time, lunch cost is on your own.

Leshan Giant Buddha

2:00-4:00pm: Visit Leshan Giant Buddha. The Giant Buddha is a statue of Maitreya in sitting posture. It is 71 meters tall cut from the cliffs facing the distant Emei Mountain, the 400-year old world wonder is a sight to behold. . 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 Emei Moutain (optional RMB25/person).


1. Travelers will be picked up from your downtown hotel around 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. We will contact you to confirm pick up information before 11:00pm on the day before your scheduled tour. Please call Wang @(+86)13331039261 for any urgent matters.
2. We accept payment via PayPal before your traveling date, or pay cash when pick up, both USD and RMB are acceptable.
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. Please consult our trip advisor if you are not sure if you hotel is within our reach.
4. We can drop you off at Chengdu Shuangliu International airport at extra cost CNY100 per time.
5. You clothes and shoes should be adapted in line with weather condition in Chengdu.

Price in US$

$90 per person. Guaranteed departure when confirmed. 


1. Entrance tickets for Chengdu Panda Base and Leshan Giant Buddha
2. Air-conditioned tour vehicle (pick up from your hotel and drop off at Tianfu Square in city center)
4. English-speaking tour guide
3. Travel insurance


1. Tips to guide and driver
2. Meals


Tel: +86 1333 1039 261 (9:00 am—5:30 pm)
Skype ID: intochinatravel