Chengdu is famous for giant pandas worldwide, and the Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding & Research Base is the best place to visit these lovely creatures. Being a historical city in Chinese history as well as the business center of western China, public transportation including subways are very an economical and convenient way of travel nowadays. During this budget Chengdu highlight private tour, your guide will take you to visit the main attractions of Chengdu including Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding & Research Base, Chunxi Road, Kuanzhai Alley, Qintai Road, and Green Ram Taoism Temple by public transportation at a very low budget.
Your budget Chengdu tour starts in the early morning today, your private guide will pick you up from your downtown Chengdu hotel and then head to Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center in suburb just 6.2mi/10km north of Chengdu by metro, subway, or Uber, where you can see and capture photographs of lovely pandas eating and playing. The panda base also provides a pleasant experience for you to walk in the wide garden of bamboo. After you tour in the Giant Panda Base, you will take the No. 3 Line of subway to Chunxi Road in the center of city which is the most busy shopping street in Chengdu. Here, you will also enjoy the famous Sichuan Snack, Long Chaoshou, as lunch.
In the afternoon, you will take the subway to the Kuanxiangzi Street, which is a beautiful old style street in Chengdu. Stroll around in the Wide and Narrow Alleys in leisure and explore various traditional culture of Sichuan. Afterwards, you will travel through another old street of Qintai Road to Qingyanggong Temple, also known as Green Ram Taosim Temple, by about 15 minutes’ walk. In Qingyanggong, you will learn about the unique religion of Taoism. At the end, your guide will send you back to your hotel by Metro, subway, or Uber.