5 days Chengdu Panda Base and Mt. Emei tour

⇀ Leshan
⇀ Mount Emei
⇀ Chengdu
Chengdu is China's pandas capital and we know the best time to see normally dozing pandas. Travel to explore the world largest sitting Buddha in nearby Leshan. Last up is beautiful Mount Emei. All classical Sichuan destinations.
5 days
Trip code
From US$ 419 per person
Chengdu is China's pandas capital, and the best time to see normally dozing bears is during their feeding time, when they are hungry for bamboo. Next travel to explore the world largest sitting Buddha in nearby Leshan. Last up is beautiful Mount Emei.
Day 01 :
Chengdu airport pick up

Chengdu airport pick up and transfer to your hotel. Have a good rest at the first day. Overnight at Chengdu. 

Day 02 :
Chengdu city one day sightseeing (B)


In the morning set out to the Chengdu Panda Breeding and Research Center, it takes about half an hour. You will watch pandas' feeding time, they are at their most active, both Adults and Babies. Later then watch the film at Panda Story Cinema to know the pandas' daily life, including their birth, mating and more. 


When you are ready depart from the Panda Base and head back to downtown for lunch. 


Afternoon pay a visit to People’s Park where the locals come to relax and pursue their leisure activities, which will include dancing, singing, playing instruments, drinking tea, rowing a boat on the lake etc.  Here you will be arranged to drink eat at one of the open tea house with locals. 


Afterwards head to Song Xian Qiao Antique and Art Market, the country's second-largest antiques market, with more than 500 separate stalls selling everything from Mao-era currency to fake Buddha statues to wonderful watercolor paintings. 


Then the rest of the day is for you to freely stroll along the Wide and Narrow alleys which is a conservation of old architectural structures that have been implanted with modern decoration in a bustling Chengdu city, it is an only area which recorded rich architectural and social characteristic feature about the residential building from Qing Dynasty till now. Here you can try different type of local Chengdu snacks. In the evening you may choose to enjoy the cultural show - Sichuan Opera which is famous for spitting fire, rolling lamp and changing faces.

Day 03 :
Chengdu - Leshan Grand Buddha - Mt. Emei (B)

Morning around 08:00 to be met and transferred to Leshan, it takes about 2 hours. Leshan Grand Buddha is the biggest sitting Buddha in the world. Visit the Buddha by walking up to Lingyun mountain, getting very close to the statue, also walk down to narrow path to the foot of the Buddha. After lunch, drive to Mt. Emei, check in and have a good rest. In the afternoon you will be arranged to visit Baoguo temple. Overnight Emei Shan.

Day 04 :
Full day sightseeing to Golden Summit / Chengdu (B+L)

Early morning take the local sightseeing bus to Leidongping, then walk about 15 minutes to Jieyin Hall, here you will take the cable car to Golden Summit. Visit the Huazang temple, Golden summit Buddha Statue. If you are lucky enough, you may see the clouds sea and Buddhist Halo. After lunch take sightseeing bus down, our driver will meet you there and drive back to Chengdu. Overnight at Chengdu.

Day 05 :
Chengdu airport dropping off (B)

Chengdu airport dropping off, end the trip.

Tour notes:

Please note prices are based in CNY.

General inclusions:

All required government taxes and fees.
3 Stars hotel (shared twin room, private bathroom and daily breakfast)
All entrance tickets as noted in the tour's itinerary.
Guide fluent in English, Chinese or Japanese that is certified by the state tourism build and from the local community. (If your native language is not listed please let us know, we are certain we can assist your needs.)
Airport and/or train station pick-up and drop-off.
Transportation will we be provided via a comfortable and clean car, minivan or tourist bus depending upon the groups size.

General exclusions:

Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, internet access, fax, telephone calls etc.
Tips for your guide and driver.
Meals that are not specified in the tour itinerary.
Optional Attractions that are not specified in the itinerary.
Panda holding fee at The Chengdu Panda Base.
Round-trip Cable car to Mount Emei's Golden Summit.
Sightseeing boat ticket for Leshan Grand Buddha.
Flight and/or railway ticket(s) to the first city of the tour and departure from the last city of the tour.

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