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Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi)

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Address: No.1375 Xiongmao Avenue the Outside Northern Third Ring Road, Chenghua District, Chengdu 610081, China
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Chengdu Private Day Tour: Pandas, Kuanzhai Ancient Street, and Jinli Ancient...
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1-Day Panda Breeding Center Plus Chengdu City Tour
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Private Day of Giant Panda Breeding Center and Local Life Experience Tour

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I have been to the panda reserve three or four times, mostly to escort my Chinese and American visitors. It is a short distance from downtown Chengdu and easy to get to by taxi... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Birch Bay, WA
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Birch Bay, WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been to the panda reserve three or four times, mostly to escort my Chinese and American visitors. It is a short distance from downtown Chengdu and easy to get to by taxi or bus. Be sure to see the "red pandas" and many people do not know about them. Also their main souvenir store is a worthwhile visit... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everyone says get there early. That is correct. Still, I was there when the park opened and saw only 4 pandas. But the park itself is worth spending the day even if you see no pandas. It is (at least before the crowds get there) quiet and calm and beautiful. It is a welcome break from the busy-ness of Chengdu.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are visiting China, this is a " must do" . Get there early ( 7.30 am) as the crowds soon gather to the point whereby you can hardly move mid morning, its so busy. Get there early, and see all the lovely pandas, and if you are lucky, watch them being fed. An experience ill never forget

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I couldn't stop looking at the cute pandas! It was nice here I felt that I had room to walk and I was very relaxed. How couldn't you be really such a nice place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Normally (as extremely frequent China visitors) you would expect this sort of place to be OK, or maybe good, but this is an outstanding example of what can be done in China. Really well planned, built and presented. Amazing. A must do. Warning for non-Chinese...there is nothing to eat there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Awesome place, a must-see if you love pandas and red pandas! Beautiful walking grounds and awesome tours. For a fee, they will even let you hold a real panda! It was amazing!!! Just make sure you make reservations.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Worth the trip! We got to see loads of giant pandas (and even quite a few mischievous red pandas). We initially saw some of the pandas in zoo-like enclosures, which put us off, but later found more in bigger, leafy areas - there was no explanation as to why this was so. The grounds are extensive and definitely walk-able, and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Funny and fluffy pandas. During summer very hot and humid, so would recommend going there during autumn or spring or even winter and try to avoid going there on weekends, cuz U will be ending up in long queues.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

well worth the trip! We got up really close, unbelievable experience. Best time to go there was no one there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A place that leaves you with mixed feelings. It is a glorified zoo and an overcrowded one at that, but still a great way to see a lot of Giant pandas and red pandas (which happen to be two completely unrelated species) from nearby in a beautiful setting. The red pandas were particularly cute and lively to watch. Most pandas... More 

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