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Get up close and personal with China’s beloved giant pandas—and even assist in valuable conservation efforts—when you book this volunteering day out. Meet in the morning at your Chengdu hotel, and travel directly to the nearby Dujiangyan Panda Base. After signing in and getting familiar with your gear, you’ll meet the pandas, will feed them and clean their cages, will watch a panda-themed documentary, and more. A hearty buffet lunch and participation certificate are also provided.
- Enjoy the rare chance to get acquainted with China’s giant pandas
- Learn all about the amazing animals, and assist in conservation work
- Round-trip transit from your Chengdu hotel makes logistics seamless
- Training and gear are included; lunch and certificates are also provided
- Private comfortable transportation according to the itinerary
- Friendly private guide service to ensure you a hustle free and informative panda experience
- Entrance fee for panda volunteer participant
- Lunch in canteen for panda volunteer participant
- Panda Volunteer Reservation and application service fee
- Entry/Admission - Panda Valley
- Panda volunteer(700rmb/person),pay cash upon arrival
- Entrance fee for non panda volunteer participants
- Health certificate for panda volunteer
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infant seats available
- Not recommended for travellers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travellers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travellers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This is an odd one to review, because there are two aspects: the Panda Volunteering at Dujiangyuan, and West China Go who helped arrange it. I’ll start with the latter and say this: if you are not Chinese and you’ve decided on the Dujiangyuan panda day, you should absolutely…
Date of experience: June 2019
This has been probably one of the best experiences of our lives! This Panda volunteer program is well organised and gives you the chance to learn a lot, to give your contribute to a great project and to spend an entire day among pandas. Westchinago tour, then, is top! Lily is…
Date of experience: July 2019
Response from westchinago-travel, Owner at Dujiangyan Panda Volunteering Experience with Lunch
Responded 19 Jul. 2019
Dear Vera, Thank you so much for choosing our service and leaving such great review for us. You are just simply wonderful! As I mentioned in the previous correspondence ,our service is not the cheapest, but what we can ensure is travelers' satisfying experience. We do value every client's travel experience by carefully picking tour guides and drivers, customizing itinerary according to personal interest. We want travelers who placed their trust in us to enjoy every minutes in our lovely hometown. I will definitely pass your regards to Fifi:) Welcome back to Chengdu at anytime! Best Regards Lily Chen
We had a wonderful experience using West China Go for our panda experience! I had great communication with Lily throughout the process and she answered all my questions. They do have a gmail account but it would be easier to use their other email account for inquiries. Lily…
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Great experience, the contact Lily was quick to communicate and set everything up for my party. They sent a car to pick us up at the hotel and gave us the option to pay in USD. Everything went smoothly and I enjoyed my trip very much. I would highly recommend them if you are…
Date of experience: March 2019
I took my mother who loves pandas to the Dujiangyan for Panda Volunteering. It was an amazing experience. We were able to look after the pandas, feed them bamboo and carrots, and have a delicious lunch with the staff. Our coordinator, Lily, helped arrange everything from the car…
Date of experience: March 2019
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