China Giant pandas are known as the living fossils and the national treasures. They are black and white bears that live in temperate-zone bamboo forests in central China. Among the best recognized but rarest animals in the world, they have come to symbolize endangered species and conservation efforts.
Giant pandas live in a few mountain ranges in central China’s Sichuan, Shaanxi, and Gansu provinces. Among them, Chengdu Sichuan is hot as the hometown of China panda, with several important panda bear center built there and many visitors tours in Chengdu to view the cute panda every year.
There are three panda bear center in Chengdu sichuan that visitors can view the panda: Bifengxia Giant Panda Base, Fengtongzhai Giant Panda Base & Chengdu Giant Panda Base. Fengtongzhai panda research center is the first place that people discover panda. while the bifengxia panda center is more popular place to view the panda; and the Chengdu panda research center the nearest and easy available one. Custom a Panda sichuan tours with China Fact Tours to view the cute pandas.
A giant panda is bear-like in shape. It has black fur on ears, eye patches, muzzle, legs, and shoulders. The rest of the animal’s coat is white. Although scientists do not know why these unusual bears are black and white, some speculate that the bold coloring provides effective camouflage into their shade-dappled snowy and rocky surroundings.
A wild giant panda’s diet is almost exclusively (99 percent) bamboo. The balance consists of other grasses and occasional small rodents or musk deer fawns. In zoos, giant pandas eat bamboo, sugar cane, rice gruel, a special high-fiber biscuit, carrots, apples, and sweet potatoes.