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Wolong Giant Panda Nature Reserve

#1 of 9 things to do in Wenchuan County Features Animals
Wolong Town, Wenchuan County 623006, China
+86 837 624 6754
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Best Panda experience ever

My wife and I volunteered for the day and my wife had her photo taken with a Panda. What a day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JB30
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Amazing experience!

I hesitated to spend a day "volunteering", as I thought I'd be in the way more than actually... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Gari H
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1 week ago
“Best Panda experience ever”
13 Apr 2017
“Amazing experience!”
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Wolong Town, Wenchuan County 623006, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I volunteered for the day and my wife had her photo taken with a Panda. What a day, earning your lunch by cleaning out the enclosures and then feeding and seeing the Panda's from behind the scenes. Just to top it off...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I hesitated to spend a day "volunteering", as I thought I'd be in the way more than actually providing any useful service. But it turns out that the small amount of work we did, combined with the not insignificant volunteering fee, did seem of some...More

1  Thank Gari H
Reviewed 8 March 2017

having visited other panda base in Chengdu this is by far the best location for scenery. It is in the mountains to the West of Chengdu about 2 hours drive from the city and having been open since May 2016 it is quite new. Worth...More

3  Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Yes its closed, so the valley is ideal for hiking. Parts of the old road are washed out so the going is tough. Otherwise you will be the only tourist there

Thank Mightymark9
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We booked the day trip to this reserve via Frasier Suites where we stayed in Chengdu. It is expensive but you sign papers at the base that you acknowledge the money is a donation towards base maintenance, research, and panda care. If you can afford...More

5  Thank Marie M
Reviewed 8 December 2013

The panda reserve centre is closed. They never reopen after the earthquake. The park has never been open. It is closed.

18  Thank Hansheung
Reviewed 17 December 2012

This is the place with the most pandas I ever visited. A 'must visit' place for everybody (from children to elderly).

5  Thank choihb
Reviewed 28 November 2012

If you want to see the Pandas, don't stay only in Chengdu but go where they really belong. Wolong Nature Reserve is the place. I can't describe how amazing is that place. Pandas are in good hands, the staff is working very well and in...More

9  Thank lucanaturalis
Reviewed 9 February 2010

You cannot see so many pandas in other places of the world!!!

4  Thank dhhtravel
Reviewed 26 June 2007

A visit to the remote Wolong Panda Reserve in the mountains of Sichuan province in China is well worth the visit just for the opportunity to play with a young panda for about 10 minutes. It costs about $200 to play with the pandas, but...More

16  Thank PerpetualTravelerDC
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anitafiona
Hi thanks for your review, i am going in two weeks time, any hints and tips on what to wear snd what to bring? Thank you!
16 May 2017|
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Response from Malcolm P | Reviewed this property |
Hi it will be quite warm in two weeks time so you need to wear light clothes and have a sun hat and ensure you have plenty of water, best to take a water bottle so you can refill.Also take a camera as you will gets lots of... More
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Alan L
We were able to find out what time the bus from Chengdu goes to Wolong. We need to know at what time the bus returns from Wolong to Chengdu or Dujianyuan
6 January 2017|
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Alice_June12
Is Wolong actually open now?
8 February 2016|
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Response from Marie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I visited the WoLong Panda Reserve in September 2015 and was able to pet and hug a panda. It cost $450.00 ( I paid in USD and make sure the bills are new and in good condition). You are escorted to the area to pet... More
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