WoLong Panda Reserve
- Chinese Name:四川卧龙中华大熊猫苑神树坪基地
- Tickets：90 CNY (free for age >60 and HongKongese)
- website： https://www.chinapanda.org.cn/
- established Time： 1980
- phone: (+86) 0837-8161335
- Opening Time: 09:00-16:00
- Feature 1:quiet, less people
- Feature 2:fresh air and refreshing environment
- Feature 3:Best Panda Volunteer experience
Wolong Panda Center
WoLong Panda Center was established in 1963 as a sanctuary for the endangered giant pandas and other rare species.
It’s 2 hours drive from Chengdu ,however, compare with Chengdu Panda Breeding Center, Wolong Panda Reserve is much less crowded and travelers will immense in the nature habitat of panda.
The reserve covers an area of 200,000 hectares (494,210 acres) and is home to around 150 giant pandas, as well as other rare and endangered animals such as the red panda, the snow leopard, and the golden monkey.
Wolong Panda Base Tour Video
Chengdu Wolong Panda Center Tourist Map
Wolong National Nature Panda Reserve Photo
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Things to do
1.Visit the Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center
This is the highlight of the reserve, where visitors can observe giant pandas up close, see cute baby pandas and enjoy the nature
2.Hike in the reserve
Wolong Panda Reserve has a beautiful natural landscape with many hiking trails to explore. Visitors can enjoy the scenery, observe wildlife, and learn about the local flora and fauna.
The reserve is home to more than 300 species of birds, making it a paradise for birdwatchers. Visitors can spot birds such as the white-eared pheasant, the Chinese monal, and the golden pheasant.
4.Volunteer with pandas
The reserve offers a unique opportunity to participate in the panda volunteer program. Volunteers can help with feeding pandas, cleaning enclosures, and other tasks related to panda care.
5.Learn about local culture
The reserve is located in a region with a rich culture and history. Visitors can learn about the local culture, try traditional food, and visit nearby villages to see local crafts and customs.
Wolong Panda Reserve Accommodation
you can live in the town of Gengda. The forest coverage rate of Gengda Town is 48%. The climate is pleasant. It is the most suitable for human habitation at an altitude of 1500 meters. The negative oxygen ion is sufficient and the air freshening index is full. It is very close to the Panda Base and it takes about 10 minutes to drive.
GengDa Town was awarded the title of “Forest China • Discovery Forest Culture Town” in 2017. At present, there are more than 600 farmhouses and homestays in the town. Book online in advance before departure
Night Panda Observation
you can observe the panda’s activity in the night, but no picture allowed. inside the wolong panda base offer the accommodation, price is from 50 usd / night