Panda and Chengdu City Gardens

As the hometown of Giant Panda and a city with over 3000 years of recorded history, Chengdu has lots of attractions. In this excursion, we will take you to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding and some typical city gardens hidden behind the skyscrapers. Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is the largest single panda sanctuary in the world with about 100 captive pandas of different ages. Here we can also see dozens of red pandas, and numerous plants and flowers from home and abroad. After seeing pandas, we will take you to some beautiful gardens in Chengdu to help you understand the unique gardening arts of the city and flowering plants cultivated in those gardens. These gardens are also best places for travelers to immerse with local people and understand Chinese traditions, values and taste in aesthetics.

D1 Pick up from your hotel or airport and drive to Chengdu People’s Park to visit Chinese ancient gardening art. If you have interests in architecture, we can also walk into the nearby Kuanzhai Alley, a small neighborhood built originally for Manchu officials. It is a place where you can appreciate a combination of northern architecture style and southern architecture style. Afternoon we go to Baihuatan park to see potted landscape. Overnight:Youran Boutique Hotel. Meals: LD

D2 In the early morning, we visit Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. It is not just a sanctuary for pandas but also a great place for birds and flowers. After lunch at local popular restaurant, we will take you to the famous Chengdu Sanshengxiang flower base, the biggest base for cultivated flowers in Sichuan. Here we can enjoy many horticultural flowers . Overnight: Same as above Meals: BLD

D3  In the morning, we drive to Danjing mountain to see much tree peony cultivated in hills. Danjing mountain has been planting tree peony for thousand years since Tang Dynasty. In China tree peony is called the king of flowers. Beside tree peony, we can also see lots of local plants and flowers such as Rhododendron molle,Iris tectorum .In the afternoon, we drive back and can either drop you at the hotel or airport.

This itinerary only serve as a sample itinerary for your references. We can easily customize it to better meet your taste and timing, please feel free to let us know your ideas, we are more than happy to trim this itinerary as you wish.

Tour Map:

• Excursion Duration: 3 days
• Best Season: Spring and early Summer
• Flower Guide: Cory
• Trip Cost (only for the sample itinerary): 700USD/pax
• Single Supplement: USD/pax
• Deposit: 100USD/pax
• Trip Size: 2 persons
the cost includes the following.
1. Transportation throughout the Chengdu city garden Tour, include airport pickups and drop off at Chengdu international airport.
2. Meals in local popular restaurants labeled as bld in the itinerary.
3. All the entrance tickets for places listed in the itinerary.
4.Hotel stays from first day to the last day, nice 4-star hotels in big cities and local best in local places .
5.Bottled water,seasonal fruits and snacks throughout the trip.
6. Western breakfast .
7. Service charges of Chengdu city garden Tour including a professional English-speaking flower guide.
8. China domestic travel insurance.

The cost does not include the following.
a. Any expense of personal nature such as laundry.
b. During Chengdu city garden Tour, extra charges due to change of itinerary from the client side or other factors are beyond the control of Wildfloratour.
c. Any flight tickets to the place where our trip start and from the place where our trip ends .
d. Expenses for visa application.