Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi), Chengdu

4.6
#1 of 461 in Wildlife in China
Dedicated to the reproduction and conservation of an endangered species, Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi) serves as a world-class educational and research facility. Founded in 1987 with six pandas, the center has seen tremendous success in breeding the species and has offered its expertise to other zoos and conservation parks in international partnerships. Visitors flock to the park to see giant pandas up close and to walk the scenic paths of its grounds, designed to mimic the natural habitat of the bears and other species as closely as possible. Take copious pictures without a flash, and leave no tracks behind--it's the best way to learn about pandas without disturbing their protected living space. Put Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi) into our Chengdu trip itinerary maker site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Chengdu.
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  • There is a short walk to the first enclosure and the tour round takes you from the adults, past the teenagers and finally to the cutest infants you will ever see! We were very lucky with the weather a...  more »
  • Lovely to see the pandas in a fairly natural setting. We saw a range of pandas from 4 days old to fully mature. We saw them swimming, playing, eating and sleeping. Great fun to watch. We also saw the ...  more »
  • My wife and i visited the panda research base and was fantastic thanks to our Wendy Wu guide who new what time was feeding and when babies were on show. We avoided the bigger crowds to a big extent an...  more »
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