11 days
Duration
4/10
Physicality
US$ 348.00
Single Supplement

Kham Amdo Connection

Kham Amdo Connection tour will visit the parts of the northern Kham and the central Amdo that are seldom visited by others. On this tour, you will be driving “off the beaten track” to appreciate the outstanding nature view, and the hidden monastery of Langmu Si. This trip brings a combination of rich culture, as well as the nature wonders.

Tour Prices Overview
3 People: US$ 1,890.00 Per Person
4-5 People: US$ 1,650.00 Per Person
6-7 People: US$ 1,460.00 Per Person

Departure Date Overview

MonthDeparture dateDeparture dateDeparture date
2018 May15th
2018 June25th
2018 July20th
2018 August5th
Arrive Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China
Departure Lanzhou, Gansu Province, China
Activity Walking, Sightseeing, Photography
Group size Minimum 3 people, maximum 12 people
Vehicle For group 3-5 people, one 7 seats vehicle, View vehicle image
  • This is the images about the vehicle on this trip, the actual vehicle may be different from the listed images
  • When the tour is larger than 6 people, the vehicle will be changed according to the group size

INCLUDED
Licensed English-speaking guide
Accommodation based on double occupancy
Entrance fees to all sites listed in the itinerary
Arrival and departure airport transfers
Transportation
Walking and driving tour per itinerary
Breakfast
NOT INCLUDED
Medical costs China visa fees
Personal expenses Lunch and Dinner
Single supplement
D1

Arrive in Chengdu

By flight to Chengdu, after arrive in Chengdu, visit to the traditional Chinese tea-house at People’s park, a place for local people to relax.

Overnight: Minshan Lhasa Grand Hotel | Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

D2

Chengdu to Kangding

Drive 360 kilometers on paved road, into hill country and crossing through the Mt. Erlang tunnel, En-route you will stop by to visit Luding Iron Bridge. After arriving in Kangding , visit to local market.

Overnight: YUJING Saussurea Hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D3

Kangding to Bamei

Drive through Mt. Dzetuo, up to the pass of 4323 meters, and then westward for Tagong, where you will to visit the Lhagang monastery, the holy mountain of Yarla Jartso, and the great Mani pile.

Overnight: Bamei Art Holiday Hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D4

Bamei to Barkham via Danba

The road is curve along the Ming River, slowly going up to reach Barkham county, which is an area rich in pasture land, forest and valleys, it is situated at an elevation of 2,670 meters. Before we arrive at Barkham, we will visit to Choktse village (卓克基藏寨), which is composed by field-stone Tibetan house, a stone fortification and being built almost one hundred years ago. It’s thought to be one of he oriental architecture wonders, a witness of the traditional Tibetan Official System.

Overnight: Jiarong Grand Hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D5

Barkham to Aba

Departure from Barkham, the curved road leads northward onto Tibetan plateau, the view is getting wide, the paved road crossing through the grassland, which dotted by hundreds of thousands of yaks, sheep. Aba county is an area where nomadic groups and long established sedentary communities intermingle. Once arriving at this town, you are going to visit Kirti monastery.

Overnight: Paldzom Hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D6

Aba to Langmu Si

Continuing northward into Amdo, through the northern edge of Kham, crossing through the Yellow river, which divides Gansu and Qinghai provinces to reach Lanmu Si that is located in the bottom of valley junction, we will spend one day here to explore the exotic Tibetan valley.

Overnight: Local hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D7

Langmu Si exploration

Today, we will visit to the south and north parts of Langmu Si monastery which is now considered to be two different monasteries, and yet, it has been regarded as two different ones; we will also visit to the “border river” that divides Sichuan and Gansu provinces. In the afternoon, we will take a hike to visit the village in the surroundings

Overnight: Local hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D8

Langmu Si to Labrang monastery

We will depart early, en route we will stop by Padmasambhava tower, after visiting this site, we will continue drive to Labrang county, where we will check in at local hotel

Overnight: Civil Aviation Hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D9

Labrang monastery

Today we will spend nearly one full day to explore one of the 6 great Gelukpa monasteries – Labrang monastery. Located in west Xiahe County, Gannan Tibetan Nationality Autonomous Prefecture in Gansu Province, the Labrang Monastery sits on the northern bank of Daxia River. The river flows from west to northeast, taking the shape of a right-turn conch. The area is auspicious and holy in the eyes of the Tibetans. Northwest of the monastery is an elephant-shaped mountain, and southeast of it is a mountain covered with emerald pine trees.

Overnight: Civil Aviation Hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D10

Labrang monastery to Lanzhou

We will depart in the morning, we will visit the Musilim quater near Lanzhou; and visit the Lanzhou Yellow River Iron bridge

Overnight: Local 4* hotel | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

D11

Lanzhou departure

Your trip ends today, you will be transported to the airport for your departure

Overnight | Breakfast | Lunch and Dinner

Kham Amdo Connection
musilim towers
bhuddism tower
butter flower
Langmu si chorten
white chorten

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