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Giant Panda and Leshan Buddha Day Tour


TOUR TYPE: Group,Off The Beaten Path,Family,Culture,Photography


This day tour covers the most popular attractions nearby Chengdu, Giant Panda and Giant Buddha. In the morning we will visit the cute pandas and then in the afternoon we will see the UNESCO world heritage site, Leshan Giant Buddha.


07:00-08:00: Hotel Pick-up
We will pick up from your hotel and then start the journey to Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding Center, which is around 10 km north to Chengdu.

08:30-11:00: Giant Panda Breeding Center
As the world’s famous giant panda ex situ conservation base, scientific research and breeding base, public education base and educational tourism base, the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is famous for the protection and breeding of endangered wild animals that are unique to China, including giant pandas and red pandas. It is honored as “the national treasure’s natural paradise and the people’s land of idyllic beauty” for its beautiful environment of overlapping mountains, clean water, lush trees, and chirping birds.
Today we will visit rooms of adult pandas, sub-adult pandas and baby pandas, you can see they are eating bamboo and playing around in the morning.
chengdu panda chengdu panda breeding center 

13:00-15:00: Transfer to Leshan Giant Buddha
Driving from Chengdu to Giant Buddha in Leshan city

15:00-17:00: Leshan Giant Buddha
The 71 meters high Leshan Giant Buddha is the largest Maitreya Buddha statue carved out of a cliff. Giant and magnificent, this is the embodiment of ancient people’s wisdom and perseverance.
We will travel the Buddha Mountain, from the head of the gigantic Buddha to his enormous toes. (Alternative: Taking Boat from the ferry to the river in front of Buddha, price not included.)
leshan giant buddha leshan giant buddha far view from cruise

17:00-19:00: Drop-off back to Chengdu
Drive from Leshan back to Chengdu and drop you off near Tianfu Square. You are free to explore the city on your own.

Price Guide

Price Included
1. Comfortable tour vehicle transfer
2. Entrance Fee of all tourist sites listed in itinerary
3. English & Mandarin bilingual Speaking Guide Service
4. Insurance and government tax

Price Excluded
1. Tips to tour guide and driver
2. Meals


1. Pick up from hotels (inside 2rd ring road), drop off at Tianfu Square.
2. The timeframe above is for your reference only. The guide will arrange the time depending on the current situation.
3. We need at least 2 confirmed travelers to operate the group tour option.
4. For private tour option, we can arrange even if there is only 1 of you.
5. Tour departs on everyday except Monday.

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