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What tours can I take to visit Giant Pandas
In general, all tours in our webpage you can take for lovely giant panda
bear, to visit giant panda.
If I'm alone, can I take giant panda bear tour?
Yes, you can take any tours, but cost little more because we
estimated the cost at the basis of minimum 2persons.
Can I go with other tourists?
Yes, you can if available.
What time does the panda tours departure?
Almost all tours departure daily or on its date as marked in itinerary.
How to book the normal Pandas
1, Tell us your date and flight with time of
both departure and Arrival in China, make sure
the tour code and our quotation; 2, e-mail us
your profiles (marked in your passport) such as
full name, sex, date of birth, nationality
(citizenship) and passport number for
reservation; 3, once the tour and flight
available, we will inform you to bank
wire full payment to the account of our
corp..(account be e-mailed to you in our e-mail
sooner); 4, after your payment has
reached into our account fully, we will make
re-confirmation to you on this reservation, and
e-mail you some details about your tour; 5, all
tours subject to be change and adjusted if
Any language problem?
All the tours we will arrange local English speaking guide service or Chinese
speaking if necessary.
What is the tours cost?
All tours cost just marked in itinerary, but subject to our
confirmation. If no cost marked, then just e-mail us for our quotation.
If Children under 2years old, then free of charge without any beds
If Children ages between 2-4 years, then cost half of adult without bed.
If Children between 5-10years, then cost 80% of adult without bed.
If Children between 5-10years, then cost the same as the adult with bed.
If Children above 10 years, then cost the same as adult.
But Volunteering tour cost Children as the same as the adult.
time is the tours cost not higher?
In general, tours in winter is cheaper. Usually cheaper in Jan,
Feb, Mar, Nov, Dec.
And if your tours falls on following periods then quotation will be
adjusted up: 10-15days for Chinese Spring Festival (usually falls on Jan
and Feb), 28Apr-07May for International Labor's Day, 28Sep-07Oct for
China's National Day.
And some spcecial tour maybe little higher in winter.
How about meals?
Local Chinese style food arranged usually. It is available if
vegetarian, but you'd tell us, or the same meals without meats.
How about accommodation?
In Chengdu any stars hotels available, but only hostels in Bifengxia
Panda Base (door to door, or only 5 mintues walking, the best hostel is
Xiao Xitian hostel, but very very simple, even without trained staff), 3* hotel as
Bifengxia Grand Hotel (at the gate area, about 5 km to Panda Base in
Bifengxia), 4* hotel as Hongzhu hotel but about 30KM to the Panda Base
In general all accommodaiton with local b'fast included.
And please tell us the accurate request in accommodaiton while you
Can I take picture with panda in arms (donation-picture
project)? Interact with pandas, play with panda bears?
Yes, you can. But need our arrangement in advance, cost (as donation)
Please view this page Panda Interact
Programmes. You can wash panda, interact with panda, play with
panda, hug panda, feed panda, hold panda for photo.
What is the tipping?
Tipping extra by you in general: To guide,
from 300CNY/day if trekking, from 150-200CNY/day if non-trekking; from 150CNY/day to local
assistant if trekking; from 100CNY/day to driver.
Can I do donation or adoption pandas or reserve?
And raise fund for panda protections?
Yes, please view page Panda Donation
and fund raising for panda protections.
What is the Panda Enclosure?
Enclosure, usually enclosed an
area with a panda house inner the enclosure,
enclosed by bricks,
usually 2 adults (one male and one female) in an
enclosure, and some with about 2-4 children in
an enclosure. In an enclosure are 2 parts: one
as house for sleeping, eating, and nurse,
usually tourists is not allowed into the house;
one are open to air (open area with low wall:
0.1-1.0M to people walking road) for pandas
sharing sun shine, play etc, as well as for
tourist to see pandas.
Usually with some trees and
plants, bush, very small hill, bridge, wooden
frame, water pool in it for pandas walk around
and play, as well as fresh bamboos be placed
inside as food for pandas to eat. In general,
pandas will play and walk outside their house;
eating cake, milk, cake in their house;
most time sleeping in their house, and some time
sleeping in the tree, wooden frame.
And along the walking road around the Enclosure,
you can enjoy the lovely pandas, as well as you
can take pictures of pandas, photograph and
camera lovely pandas, usually no cost for
As to the temperature, what is the better time to
see captive pandas?
Day time or month , if temperature under 25℃, then this is the better
time to visit captive pandas, because if lower
or higher pandas will be in low-activity.
Can I interact or pet pandas? Or photo with
Yes, please view Panda Interact
Where are the largest members of captive pandas?
Till the end of 2004, 163 captives raised in
China, they distributed: Sichuan Wolong
(included Bifengxia, the branch Wolong Center)
Panda Center, Sichuan Chengdu Panda Base (with
Chengdu Zoo), Beijing Zoo, and Shaanxi
Luoguantai Wildlife Recue in Zhouzhi, Fuzhou
Now the most captive panda
in Bifengxia area after earthquake 2008.
Which city do I fly to if take Wolong Bifengxia Panda tour?
Chengdu city is the key to Wolong, you can fly
to Chengdu from either Shanghai, Guangzhou, or
Beijing; as well as from Hongkong, Paris, Bankok,
Singapore, London, Frankfuit, Sydney, USA, Japan
and Canada total about 30 international routes
per week in 2008.
How about the Visa to China?
Visa arranged by yourself, in general it is very
easy to apply the visa. If necessary, we can do
a invitation letter for you, but before
invitation letter to you, we must make out
the schedule and cost, as well as deposit made
to us. More information of
Tourist Invitation Letter for Chinese Visa.
Tour arranged as private tour or group tour?
In general, all panda tours arranged as private tour.
In private tour, it marked in quotation with "private tour"
or "transportation and transfer by private car,
private English speaking guide service". Or
it will be group tour.
How about the International air tickets?
In our quotation does
not included the International flight air
tickets, and the
international flight by yourself via your local
agent at cheaper price.
Occasionally some panda enclosures or baby enclosure, even
kindergarten (nursery) will be closed due to the weather, healthy
problem, epidemic diseases, influenza etc, in this case no indemnity (no
fine) from our Corp.
If you take our tour (tours), you must agree: All touring
affairs will be governed by the laws of China and you agree to submit to
the jurisdiction of the Chinese courts in Chengdu China.
All above information subject to our confirmation