China Panda Volunteer Tour including Yangtze River

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BeijingChengduBifengxia Panda BaseChengduChongqing

ChongqingYichangShanghai

Tour Code: CPVT-4-A       Interested in this program?

Day 1: Beijing Arrival
Upon your arrival, you will be met by the local guide and driver at the Beijing International Airport. Be driven to the downtown Beijing and check in the four stars hotel. Free explore Beijing in the rest time.

Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel

Day 2: Beijing
After breakfast, we will drive you to the famous Badaling Great Wall. After hiking the Great Wall, you will visit Beijing Olympic Venue: China National Stadium (Bird's Nest) and China National Aquatics Center (Water Cubic).

Scenery Spots: Great Wall of China, Bird's Nest Stadium, Water Cubic Aquatics Center
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

Day 3: Beijing
In the morning, our guide will pick you up at the hotel; visit the Tian'anmen Square and Forbidden City. After lunch, you will visit the Temple of Heaven.

Scenery Spots: Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

Giant Panda
Giant Panda Cubs and Yao Ming
Giant Panda Cubs and Yao Ming

Day 4: BeijingChengduYa'an
Free in the morning until be driven to the airport for Chengdu. You will be met by your English-speaking guide at the Chengdu Airport and be driven to the Bifengxia Panda Base which is 150 kilometers from Chengdu. After check in to the Bifengxia Xiaoxitian Hostel, you will walk to Panda Base for registering for your volunteering work.

Transportation: Beijing to Chengdu, Flight No: TBA
Accommodation: Bifengxia Xiaoxitian Hostel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5: Bifengxia Panda Base
Volunteering work starts. You will receive training on how to care for pandas and the guidelines for working with them.

Following a short training,volunteer service might include:
Assistant to the panda keepers:

Giant Panda
Panda Volunteer and Giant Panda
Panda Volunteer and Giant Panda

Interpreter in the panda garden:

Accommodation: Bifengxia Xiaoxitian Hostel
Meals: Breakfast

Day 6: Bifengxia Chengdu Panda Base
Your English speaking guide and diver will meet you at 9:00 am at the lobby of your hotel in Bifengxia Panda Base. We will arrange you visit Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, Jinli Ancient Street. Check in your hotel in Chengdu.

Transportation: Bifengxia to Chengdu by car
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding is a non-profit research and breeding facility for giant pandas and other rare animals. It is located in Chengdu, Sichuan, People's Republic of China. Chengdu Panda Base was founded in 1987. It started with 6 giant pandas that were rescued from the wild. By 2011, it had 154 panda births, and the captive panda population has grown to 113. Its stated goal is to "be a world-class research facility, conservation education center, and international educational tourism destination."

Jinli Ancient Street: Being one of the oldest commercial streets in China, Jinli Ancient Street is not only a wonderful reminder China's past, but also a great place for people to fully appreciate Sichuan's customs, and folk arts. Visitors can try the indigenous foods and snacks, while shopping for the showcased handicrafts that Sichuan Province is famous for: paper-cutting, clay figurines, and Shu embroidery.

Three Gorges
The Three Gorges of Yangtze River
The Three Gorges, or Yangtze Gorges region is a scenic area along the Yangtze River (Chang Jiang) in the People's Republic of China, which is classified as a AAAAA scenic area by the China National Tourism Administration.

Day 7: Chengdu Chongqing
Free in the morning until be driven to the train station for Chongqing. Be met by local guide in Chongqing. Visit the Chaotianmen Harbor and Jiefangbei Shopping Street and HongYaDong. Board the Yangtze cruise at night.

Transportation: Chengdu to Chongqing
Scenery Spots: Chaotianmen Harbor,Jiefangbei Shopping Street, HongYaDong
Accommodation: 5 Stars Yangtze Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

Days Time Scenic Spots & Activities
Day 7

16:00-20:00 Board the ship from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Day 8

06:30
08:30
15:00
18:30
20:00
Learning Taichi
Briefing of itinerary and facilities
Excursion to the Ghost City-Fengdu
Capitan's welcome banquet
Welcome Night Shows
Day 9

06:30
08:00
10:30
15:30
20:00
Learning Taichi
Sailing through Wu Gorge
Floating the Shennong Stream.
Lecture on Three Gorges Dam
Sail through the Three Gorges Shiplock
Day 10

06:00
08:30
10:00
12:00
Learning Taichi
Shore excursion to the Three Gorges Dam
Visiting the Xiling Gorge
Disembark at Yichang

Day 10: Yichang Shanghai
Your English speaking guide will meet you at the lobby of the Yangtze Cruise. Be escorted to the airport for Shanghai.

Transportation: Yichang to Shanghai, Flight No: TBA
Scenery Spots: Xiling Gorge, Three Gorges Dam
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

Nanjing Road
Nanjing Road of Shanghai
Nanjing Road is the main shopping street of Shanghai, China, and is one of the world's busiest shopping streets. Today's Nanjing Road comprises two sections, Nanjing Road East and Nanjing Road West. In some contexts, "Nanjing Road" refers only to what was pre-1945 Nanjing Road, today's Nanjing Road East, which is largely pedestrianised. Prior to 1949, the road's English name was rendered "Nanking Road" using the standard romanization of the time.

Day 11: Shanghai
Today we will arrange you visit Yuyuan Garden and Yuyuan Market, Shanghai Old City, City God Temple, Shanghai Urban Planning Exihibition Center, the Bund and Nanjing Road.

Scenery Spots: Yuyuan Garden,Shanghai Old City,the Bund, Nanjing Road, Urban Planning Exihibition Center
Accommodation: 4 Stars Hotel in Shanghai
Meals: Breakfast, lunch

Day 12: Shanghai Departure
Free shopping in Shanghai on your own until be driven to the airport for home.

Transport: Airport Transfer
Meal: Breakfast

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