Trip Name: Kham Valley Trek
Duration: 16 days
Grade: Easy to Exotic
Route: Chengdu - Kangding - Mugetso Lake - Xinduqiao - Tagong Grassland - Luhuo - Xinluhai Lake - Dege - Chamdo - Basu - Bomi - Bayi - Langxian - Tzetan - Lhasa - Kathmandu
Day 1: Arrive in Chengdu, check in the hotel You should take the full advantage of today’s free time. It’s the best time to enjoy the famous local Sichuan Cuisine and the spectacular and unique local arts performance and Sichuan Opera “face changing” and “spitting fire”.
Day 2: Chengdu/Kangding-. By 4 wheel drive land-cruiser, we start early in the morning for Ya'an, Luding and Kangding. Kangding is a medium-sized Tibetan town in Sichuan where we spend our first night
Day 3: Kangding/Mugetso Lake/Xinduqiao Today's trip covers the attractions of Ngachu Gonpa Monastery, Dordrag Gonpa and Mugetso Lake. We are going to enjoy a nice picnic by the beautiful lake. By the way, You may enjoy the famous hot spring on the half way.We will drive to Xinduqiao and stay at the typical Tibetan style guesthouse here.
Day 4: Xinduqiao/Tagong Grassland/Luhuo Today, we drive to Luhuo via Tagong Grassland.The attractions will be Tagong Monastery.
Day 5: Luhuo/Xinluhai Lake/Dege Today's trip takes about 8 hours. We will drive through Ganzi and stay at Dege. Besides the beautiful lanscape, Dege printing house is very highlight today !
Day 6: Dege/Chamdo Today, we will cross the boarder of Sichuan and Tibet, passing through Jiangda, Tuoba and arrive in Chamdo before dinner. Today's attraction includes Peipung Chokhorling Monastery, Mt.Quer.
Day 7: Experience Chamdo Today's itinerary is not tough, you will enjoy the Kalden Jampaling Monastery in Chamdo.Saty at hotel tonight.
Day 8: Chamdo/Basu Passing through Lake Ngan Tso, today's attraction is Bangda Grassland and have a view of the longest airport on the world Bangda airport in Chamdo. Arrive Basu. Overnight here.
Day 9: Basu/Bomi From Basu, you will experience the road in zigzags among the mountainous area. Have the best view of the virgin forest on the way. Arrive Bomi.before dinner.\
Day 10: Bomi/Bayi From Bomi, you will enjoy the towns of Tongmai,Dongjiu, Ningtri and overnight in the beautiful town --- Bayi the Capital of Ningtri Prefecture Attractions will be Great Cypress Park which is the holy tree in the Bon religion.
Day 11: Bayi/Langxian From Bayi, we will go to Langxian and overnight at Langxian.
Day 12: Langxian/Tzetan From Langxian, we will go to Tzedang, the Capital of Shannan Prefecture .We will visit Yongbulakhang Monastery, Tomb of Tibetan King and Lubu temple.
Day 13: Drive to Lhasa Via Samya Monastery O/N at Hotel
Day 14/15: Two Full days sightseeing tour in Lhasa city, Including Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery and Barkhor Market O/N at Hotel
Day 16: Lhasa-Kathmandu Departure Transfer to Gonggar Airport and fly back to Kathmandu.
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