1300 years ago, Princess Wencheng of Tang Dynasty was sent to Tibet for a political marriage, taking the route that served as the Empire’s passage to Tibet, Nepal and India at that ime and earlier.
Itinerary Details : Day1: Xilin-136km-Qinhai Lake (3260m)
Visit to Ta`er monastery, which is not only a center of Tibetan Buddism in Qinhai, but also famous for Tibtean medicine as well as Tibetan art such as Tangkha, barbola, Yak-butter Sculpture ,woodcarving and so on
Qinhai Lake is the largest salt-water lake in China cerulean water melts into the Azure ion distance where snowy mountains stand on grass.
Overnight at Tent Hotel at lakeside, agood sopt to watch sun-rise and sun-set
Day 2: Qinhai Lake-500km-Madoi (4200m)
Mt. Sun-Moon is 4877 high and was throat from hinterland to Tibet and served as a strongpoint in the age of cold steel. It is called Red Range due to its reddish massif.
Huashiyxia is a valley with an altitude of 4200. The weather here is changeable and the massif is multicolor. Many people suffer from mountain sicknesshere.
Overnignt at guesthouse
Day 3: Exploration of the riverhead of Yellow River
Day 4: Madoi-350km-Yushu (4450m)
Yushu area is famous for its Khamba, Tibet finery, Tibet mastiff and charming scenery.
Primitive forests cover mountains in the east and south and a vast grassland extends in the north and west.
Overnight at hotel
Day 5: Yushu-320km-Manigango
Manigange is a small town, which is located at the conjuntcture of three roads - one is the road Dege to Manigange, the 2nd is the road Manigange to Ganzi, the 3rd is the road Manigange to Shiqu.Manigange Guesthouse.
Day 6: Manigange-260km-Jamda
Dege Lection Printery: Dege, is the cultural center of Eastern Tibet. Here the clients of Dreams Travel visit Dege Gonchen Monastery founded in 1448 & belongs to the Sakyapa order of Tibetan Buddhism. Also visit the famous Dege Parkhang where Tibetan Buddhist sutras are printed.
Overnight at Guesthouse
Day 7: Jamda-230km-Qamdo (2340m)
Karuo Relics: Straddling the Mekong river, Qamdo possesses a rich history as one of the earliest centers of the Tibetan plateau and home to Kalden Jampaling, the great monastery founded between 1436-44 and developed through the centuries by successive incarnations. While the original monastery was destroyed in 1912 by the Chinese, it was rebuilt when the Tibetan army seized Qamdo in 1917. We will spend the day stretching our legs, exploring the monastery and shopping in Tromzikhang, an open-air market where colorfully dressed Tibetans pawn their wares and antique goods.
Day 9: Baxoi-220km-Bomi(2750m)
Rawu Lake covers an area of 220,000 square kilometers with an altiutude of 3,500 mters. Water birds in large number are above inverted reflection of forest, glaciers and snow peaks in bluish green lake water, limpid and flat as a mirror.
Midui Glacier is the representative of oceanic glaciers with all kinds. Its arch structure is extremely beautiful.
Day 10: Bomi-210km-Bayi(2900m)
Day 11 Bayi -400km-Lhasa (3750m)
||10Pax & above
(1.)Pay cash to our tour guide upon your hotel pickup in the morning. Both Chinese RMB and USD are acceptable.
(2.)Transfer the money to tour bank account at least 2 weeks beofore your tour date.
(3.)Pay by Credit Card through Paypal. We will send you the Paypal Invoice. You just need to follow the instructions step by step .
1. Transportation:Round air ticket Xi"an-Lhasa,a private car for all the trip in Tibet.
2. Sightseeing ticket: all the sightseeing tickets mentioned in the itinerary.
3. Tibet entrance permit.
4. Tour guide service: Private English speaking tour guide
*Your personal expenses such as shopping.
*Boat fee on Yarlu Tsangpo tiver to Samye monastery.
*Transportation fee from the small dock to Samye monastery by local jeep or tractors.
*Tips for the driver and tour guide.
1.It is inadvisable for those who suffer from hypertension, cardiopathy and anything unsuitable to alpine areas to take this tour.
2.When ascending an area over 3,000 meters, one may, more or less, suffer from his reaction to the high altitude: dry lips, nose-bleeding, headache, dyspnea, naupathia, vomit, insomnia or something uneasy, which will vanish in a couple of days.
3.Do take along warm clothes, sunglasses, suntan oil, lipstick and anything on standby
4.Drink enough water and avoid running or sports. Yak-butter tea, milk products and bverage with sachalin rhodiola rhizome help one`s acclimation.......