Highlight of Chengdu Private Day Trip: Chengdu Panda Base and Cooking Class in Sichuan Cuisine Museum

9 hr

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Located in the northern suburbs, Chengdu Research Centre of Giant Panda Breeding owns the largest number of pandas in the world. You will be one of the few visitors that get the chance to visit two panda nurseries and some red pandas. After that, you will visit the Sichuan Cuisine Museum, it is famous all over the world for its various kinds of flavour. A taste of the most authentic local food is a must...
Located in the northern suburbs, Chengdu Research Centre of Giant Panda Breeding owns the largest number of pandas in the world. You will be one of the few visitors that get the chance to visit two panda nurseries and some red pandas. After that, you will visit the Sichuan Cuisine Museum, it is famous all over the world for its various kinds of flavour. A taste of the most authentic local food is a must for the tourists. This private tour includes hotel pickup and drop off service, and an experienced tour guide.
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Itinerary Details

Meet up your guide at your hotel lobby at 7:30am, and you will arrive at Chengdu Panda Base before 8:15am. In the morning, you will get the chance to see how the pandas eat breakfast, two or three panda nurseries,and see a short film in the panda's cinema. 

Head for the Sichuan cuisine museum.You will get the understanding of the history of Sichuan Cuisine, the cooking wares, and some other stuff. You will have a look at all kinds of processing tools, make chili powder with pestle from the Qing Dynasty, experience to make bean curd pudding with the grinding machine and taste delicious spicy or sweet bean curd pudding.

After that, it's the cooking lesson time! The chef who works at the museum will teach you to cook three typical Sichuan dishes, with a firsthand experience from Chuancai's cutting skills, control of heat, cooking process with some secret tips...
Meet up your guide at your hotel lobby at 7:30am, and you will arrive at Chengdu Panda Base before 8:15am. In the morning, you will get the chance to see how the pandas eat breakfast, two or three panda nurseries,and see a short film in the panda's cinema. 

Head for the Sichuan cuisine museum.You will get the understanding of the history of Sichuan Cuisine, the cooking wares, and some other stuff. You will have a look at all kinds of processing tools, make chili powder with pestle from the Qing Dynasty, experience to make bean curd pudding with the grinding machine and taste delicious spicy or sweet bean curd pudding.

After that, it's the cooking lesson time! The chef who works at the museum will teach you to cook three typical Sichuan dishes, with a firsthand experience from Chuancai's cutting skills, control of heat, cooking process with some secret tips to presentation. You will be amazed about how easy it is and you can start cooking back at home right after this!

Now, feel free to enjoy the dishes have made by you own, the chef who works at the museum can also provide some advises about how to improve your skills if you want. Later on, take a picture with the kind chef as memory.

Your guide will show you around a farm market before heading back to Chengdu.You will be dropped off at your hotel by 17:00.

Important Details

Included
  • the food allowance for both the driver and the guide
  • A proper-sized vehicle with its fuel,toll and parking fees
  • an English-speaking guide/日本語ガイド/Guía español/un guide francophone/Deutschsprachige Reiseleitung
  • bottled drinking water
Not Included
  • Entrance fees to Sichuan Cuisine Museum,Cooking Class and dinner CNY360 per person. Please make sure to bring the cash
  • Entrance fees to Chengdu Panda Base CNY58 per person. Please make sure to bring the cash
  • Travel insurance
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

7:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • All inclusive package doesn't include any children's entry tickets.
  • If you can enjoy any discount,please bring your passport or student card with you.We can refund you the difference if you buy the All Inclusive Package.
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.