Recent News for Panda Holding: Since 2018, the panda holding program had been suspended in all panda bases to well protect these cuddly but vulnerable creatures, while panda volunteer program is still available in three panda bases, including Dujiangyan Panda Base, Wolong Shenshuping Panda Base and Ya’an Bifengxia Panda Base.
Holding an adorable panda in your arms, of course, will be a lifetime fantastic experience! However, those iconic lovely “white-and-black bears” may get unpredicted diseases affected by such a close contact. To avoid such a bad thing happen, the Panda Holding Program (Panda Hug Program) has been suspended since 2018. What bad news for panda fans!
Luckily, there is still a chance for panda lovers to have a touching eye-contact with beautiful brown eyes of pandas in only one step away! Join in the panda volunteer program, and then you will have a sweet date with pandas sitting in front of you and grabbing carrots out of your hands! Such an up-close visit will be guided and accompanied by real panda keepers and won’t take any bad influence on these cuddly creatures!
Dujiangyan Panda Base, or called Dujiangyan Panda Ark, is the hottest pick of places to do panda volunteer program. Besides, it is also the nearest and most accessible one from Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan province that well-linked by both air routes and high speed rail lines.
Being a volunteer of Dujiangyan Panda Volunteer Program, you will be a one-day keeper of pandas there, learning how to clean up their rooms, how to prepare bamboo trees, how to make panda cakes, and of course, how to feed them up-close! Surprises never end there, at the end of the day you will get your personal certificate and souvenirs to keep the sweet hours forever!
Check our most popular 1 Day Dujiangyan Panda Volunteer Tour for more info of requirements and what included in a Dujiangyan Panda Volunteer Program.
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Most visitors heading to be a panda volunteer in Dujiangyan also leave themselves 1~2 days more to explore the wonderful tourist city Chengdu. Since you are already on this land, you are also highly suggested to do so and Chengdu will never let you down! With the reputation of “Land of Abundance”, Chengdu offers you almost everything you are dreaming for. Whether you are culture lovers, foodies or nature and photography enthusiasts, Chengdu will bring what you want in front of you.>> 4 Days Ultimate PANDA Tour for Panda Fans
If you want an in-depth visit of the surroundings of Dujiangyan Panda Base, you can add Dujiangyan Irrigation System and Mount Qingcheng into your tour!
Besides, in the cities near Chengdu there also exists a huge amount of treasures waiting for your visit, such as the mostly standout Leshan Giant Buddha, Mount Emei, and Jiuzhai Valley.
We China Discovery based in Chengdu have helped thousands and hundreds of panda fans realized their panda dreams since 2012! If you want be part of the amazing group of volunteers, please feel free to let us know! We will help you with not only the Dujiangyan Panda Base Volunteer Program but also your tour in Chengdu and any other city in China!
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