Visiting Yangtze River by person is the must-do of China Travel, also the Giant Panda is another must-see, as the National Treasure in China. If you can sightsee splendid Yangtze River Cruise with Giant Panda in just one go, what to express the feelings? Awesome!
So before you go to Cruise Yangtze River, there are several places for you to see Giant Panda: Chengdu and Chongqing.
Nearby Chongqing, Chengdu is called the Panda’s Home, making it easy for tourist visit cute Panda before cruising. The Chengdu Panda Breeding and Research Center offers the close look at Pandas, also can taking photos, making videos about them, even embracing them with additional fee paid.
With 128 km distance away from Chengdu, the Ya’an Bifengxia Panda Base is another best place to see these lovely animals. There are baby panda kindergarten and the wild simple panda house where to see small little pandas and witness their daily life.
Both Chengdu & Bifengxia Panda Bases provide the Panda Volunteering Programs.
If you miss out the Chengdu Panda, here in Chongqing, you can make it up. Surrounded by beautiful mountains with abundant natural scenery, Chongqing Zoo has more than 6,000 animals in total. Among them, the Panda House covers an area of about 2 hectares, the Panda experience will be the same as in Chengdu.