Mt Gongga tour is a 5 day trip with the first stop of Xin Du Qiao, a recently popular site in photography which is thought to be one of the finest site with great natural views. It reaches the highest mountain of Kham the Mt Gongga, (also known as Mt. Minyar Gangkar). Then, we’ll approach Mt. Gongga from its south side, spending one night there to enjoy its breath taking views., Iif weather permits, we’ll drive back and pass through a “scenic road” via the “Red-Stone” area to get to the Hai-luo Glacier, which is on the east side of Mt Gongga. We’ll go by cable car to this glacier to appreciate this great gift from nature.
|Arrive||Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China|
|Departure||Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China|
|Activity||Walking, Sightseeing, photography|
|Single Supplement||US$ 127.00|
|Group Size||Minimum 3 people, Maximum 12 people|
|Group departure||“Group departure” is available, please Contact Us for Group departure price|
We will pick you up at your hotel early in the morning and depart for Xin-du-qiao(3,300 meters). The drive is about 430 kilometers and, about 8 or 9 hours on the road. En route you will visit to the Luding Iron bridge and enjoy the stunning natural views at Mt. Dzeto (4, 323 meters), after arriving in Xinduqiao, check in, rest, and take a walk to acclimate to the altitude.
Xin-du-qiao to Zimei Pass
Today we will depart early, We will drive along the road in the valley to Liuba county where we will turn east iinto the narrow valley, the dirt road curves into Shang Mu Ju village, which is about 20km from Zi Mei Pass, this is the best spot to view Mt Gongga. Enjoy the view, we will return to Shang Mu Ju for overnight
Shang Mu Ju to Hailuo Glacier
In the morning, we will drive back on the mail road, return to Kangding first, then onward to Luding where we will turn west to Hailuo Glacier
Today we will explore Hailuo Valley, we will take the cable-car approaching the glacier, which is the lowest glacier on the planet. The peak of Mt. Gongga is similar to a sharp sword pointing toward to the sky. If weather would permit we would be able to view the peak of Mt gongga again
Hailuo Glacier to Chengdu
Today, we are returning to Chengdu, where you’ll be driven for about 290 kilometers to your hotel, which will take, approximately 5 to 6 hours. Your tour ends after check in.