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Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Daxiongmao Bowuguan)

Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Daxiongmao Bowuguan) Review

The Giant Panda Breeding Research Base is worth the 45-minute drive to walk the peaceful bamboo groves, snap pictures of the lolling pandas, and catch a glimpse of the tiny baby pandas that are born with startling regularity. Crews of scientists help pandas breed and care for the young in a safe, controlled environment. Guests can also briefly hold a baby or juvenile giant panda for a donation to the center of Y2,000. Visit early in the morning, when the pandas are most active. To get here, book a driver through your hotel for Y300 to Y400 round-trip. A taxi will cost about Y 80 each way.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 26 Jiefang Lu, Chengdu
  • Phone: 028/8351–0033
  • Cost: Y58
  • Hours: Daily 8–5
  • Website:
  • Location: Chengdu
Updated: 06-12-2013

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