Daocheng Yading Nature Reserve 7 Days TourTour Code:TSG-DCYD-0701
Start in:Chengdu End in: Chengdu
Tour HighlightsYading nature reserve, known as the lost horizontal, is primitively preserved.The virgin forests,four snow peaks,the authentic tibetan culture are the highlights here... Danba is always attractive to visitors for its beautiful tibetan villages and the thousand years old watchtowers(Diaolou)...
Day 01: Chengdu-Ya'an-Kangding-Xinduqiao (440KM)
Around 7:00am, leave Chengdu for Xinduqiao. Today,we head westward , passing Ya'an city, driving through Mt. Erlangshan, and Kangding city, known as the hometown of love song. Kangding is the first jump stone to plateau for tourists who are travelling to Ganzi tibetan region or planning travel to Lhasa, capital of Tibet Autonomous Region. Then,we will drive across the Zheduo mountain over 4000 meters high and arrive at Xinduqiao town which is about 3600 meters above sea level. Overnight: Xinduqiao Xiangyun Hotel.
Day02: Xinduqiao-Yajiang county-Litang (220KM)
We will drive higher and higher towards Litang, on the way we will conquer several mountains which are all over 4000 meters, Mt.Gaoersi, mt.Jianziwan, Mt. Kazila etc. Visit the World High City-Litang.
Litang is the town with strong nomadic features and strong atmosphere of traditional Tibetan life; strolling in the streets can give you time to see local lives, feel modern namadic life, and compare to those ideas in your mind about Tibetans in this region. Overnight: Litang Gaocheng Hotel.
Day03: Litang-Daocheng-Riwa-Yading village (250KM)
After breakfast in Litang, we will continue our trip to Yading nature reserve. We will drive southwards from Litang to Yading, on the way, passing through Daocheng county and Riwa town, which are all tibetan towns with beautiful natural scenery and strong tibetan elements. Finally, we will arrive at the core scenic area-Yading village which is preserved as primitive as people can. Overnight: Longmen Guesthouse at Yading village.
Day04: Yading nature reserve-Daocheng (100KM)
Enjoy the amazing beauty of Yading nature reserve. First, take the sightseeing bus from Yading village(Longlong Ba) to Luorong pasture to see the most famous three holy snow peaks respectively knowns Mt. Yangmaiyong, Mt. Xiaruoduijie, and Mt. Xianairi. Then, we can either hike or take a horse riding(Extra Horse riding fee paid by yourself ) on the small path tothe primitive forests to see the lakes hiding in the valley the valley.At around 16:00, we'll get out of the valley, and drive back to Daocheng through Riwa town. Overnight:Daocheng Yungui Hotel.
Day05: Daocheng-Litang-Yajiang (295KM)
Drive the same way back via Litang again to Yajiang county, and stay overnight at Yajiang. Stay: Yajiang Hotel.
Day06: Yajiang to Tagong to Danba (225KM)
Drive from Yajiang to Tagong grassland,visit Tagong monastery which is a famous tibetan buddhism Ningmapa(Red sect) monastery located at northwest Sichuan Khampb area. Enjoy the scenery of highland grassland of Tagong, then drive to Danba county, another beautiful tibetan county features its tibetan villages and thousand years old watchtower(Diaolou) groups.
Day07: Danba - Guzhan- Luding -Ya'an-Chengdu (385KM)
Sightseeing to Jiaju tibetan village and Suopo Watchtowers in the morning, then drive back to Chengdu.
Private Tour Prices (Based on per person and shown in RMB,see the exchange rate here)
2. Transportation: 4X4 wheel good condition jeep or Minivan or bus according to the group size.
3. Private English-speaking guide;
4. 6 nights standard 3* or best available accommodations(twin sharing) hotel;
5. 2 bottles of mineral water disposal in jeep every morning;
6. Travel Insurance.
2. Tips to guides and drivers
3. All the meals.
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