China Panda Tours
Pandas have lived in China for over three million years. Many visitors to China would love to see them.
We provide private panda tours include join-in panda keeper program to allow you to get up close to cute cuddly pandas.
Visit Pandas Breeding Base and Enjoy the Nearby Beauty
Other Places to See Pandas
The best places to see pandas are the panda bases in Chengdu, their hometown.
If, however, you do not have enough time to go to Chengdu, you can also see pandas at zoos in some of the cities below.
Let’s know your objectives by filling out one of the forms. One of our senior trip advisors will give you his or her suggestions.
FAQ About Panda
1. Can I hug pandas?
All places have stopped activities involving direct contact with pandas, due to canine distemper infection, a disease affecting pandas.
2. When is the best time to see pandas?
The best time of day to visit pandas is before 10 am. Otherwise, it’s likely you’ll just see them sleeping. When they’re awake, they always sit upright to eat bamboo. Occasionally they also do some exercise, like climbing trees or rolling/walking around.
Giant pandas do not hibernate, so there is no best month for visiting; you can visit them all year round. Pandas give birth during August. If you visit the Giant Panda Breeding and Research Base between August and December you may see infant and baby pandas.
3. Interesting panda facts you may not know
- New-born panda's weight: The average weight is 100g (0.2 pounds), about the weight of two hens’ eggs and only 1/900 of a mother panda’s weight.
- You may not notice at first, but pandas have a 10 cm-long white tail.
- In order to maximize time for food, pandas can pooh while eating bamboo. They can pooh as much as 28 kilos per day.
- Pandas’ average lifespan is 25 years.
- andas’ pregnancies are relatively short, only 3½–5½ months. They usually give birth during August.
- After 2 years of age, pandas leave their mother and live independently.