Dujiangyan Panda Volunteering Experience

Private Tour
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(Per person in group up to 10)
  • 1 Day
  • No shopping
  • English, Chinese
Type:Private This is a Tour
Length: 1 Day
Shopping Stops:No

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  • Volunteer with the Giant Panda
  • Private transfer to and from the Base
  • A unique experience in China!

This tour is described as: Cultural Experience, Nature, Children friendly, Photography, outdoors

Tour details

Love Pandas? Join this Panda Volunteer program to learn about the center’s conservation work, feed and play with giant Pandas.


Leave Chengdu at 7:00 AM or earlier, and drive to Dujiangyan Panda Base which is about 60 km away from Chengdu downtown. The Panda Volunteer Program starts at 9:00 am and finishes around 14:30. Brief introduction of the Volunteering Program:

  1. The tour will start with some logistics first - pay the program fee and sign a contract with the Base. Then you will get a volunteering tag and working suit and gloves.
  2. An English-speaking staff from the Base will lead you to take a minibus to one of the panda enclosures.
  3. Working in the morning includes: A. Clean the panda houses and gardens, then collect fresh bamboo for pandas from 09:00 to 10:00; B. Feed the pandas with cakes, apples, carrot, etc between 11:00 to 11:30.
  4. Have lunch in the dining hall with Base's staff members.
  5. Watch documentary films about panda rescue at 13.00 and visit the Panda Museum, if available.
  6. Working in the afternoon includes: A. Feed panda at 14:00 ;B. Cook and back Panda cakes.
  7. Good job! at the end of the day, you will get the Panda Volunteer Certificate.

Say goodbye to the pandas and drive back to Chengdu.

The difference between private tours and join in group tours

Private Tour High quality tour with a more personal experience. Your guide will be available for any questions you have. Furthermore, there is much more flexibility with your itinerary. Want to meet other people interested in the same activity. Click here. Join in Group Tour Mostly more affordable tours that have more inclusions and will allow you to meet new people and make some friends. Check out other joining tours in China here.

Price includes

Transfer to the base and back to hotel in Chengdu
Lunch at the panda base
Service charge including reservation, arrangement, etc.

Price doesn't include

Accommodations, Any flights;
Chinese visa fee
Personal expenses
Panda Volunteer Program Fee (700 Chinese yuan per person charged by the Panda Base)
Optional Tips

Cancellation Policy

  • Up to 4 working days before the experience: full refund.
  • 0-3 working days before the experience or no-show: no refund.


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