Western Sichuan- Daocheng Yading

Cultural & Theme Tours in China
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Tour description

Daocheng Yading Scenic Area not only has magnificent and sacred snow mountains, but also vast meadows, colorful forests and clear blue lake. Almost all the most beautiful things in the snow plateau are gathered here, all of which make people linger and forget. Like the local devout Tibetans, walking around the mountains is the best way to experience the scenery of Daocheng Yading.

DAY1, Arriving Chengdu (D)Meet & greet and drive to Lixian.Day2, Lixian—Bipenggou—Maerkang (BLD)We depart for Bipeng Valley. After lunch, we continue to explore this beautiful park, and then we drive to Maerkang.Day3, Maerkang—Danba jiaju Tibetan village (BLD)Drive to Danba, Today we will visit the JIAJU Village. It is known as “one of the most beautiful village in China”We will have enough time to explore this charming village after lunch at a Tibetan Family house.Day4, Jiaju village—Bamei—Xinduqiao  (BLD) We will begin an interesting journey to Xinduqiao,Visit the town of Bamei for lunch ,and then visit Tagong grassland, and the Tagong Pagoda Stupa overlooking the Yala snow mountain. Arriving Xinduqiao in the late afternoon. Check in hotel and enjoy a local dinner in the hotel.Day5, Xinduqiao – Litang – Daocheng (B/L/D)   Depart to LITANG via the new highway which pass by Yajiang /Jianziwan&Kasila Mt.Lunch at Litang. A short visit to Litang town and the GandenThubchenChoekhorling Monastery ( Litang Monastery) Continue the journey where we will pass by the Wuliang River Valley and make a stop at the Haizi Mountain Scenic Area.Visit the White Tower just before arriving Daocheng for dinner and overnite.Day6, Daocheng – Riwa – Yading (B/L/D)  Spend some time at the Poplar Forest for some photography. Take the green bus to Yading Nature Reserve Park – visit the Pearl Lake and enjoy the nice scenery .Take the green bus back to our guesthouse for dinner and overnite.Day7, Yading – Riwa( B/L/D) Take the Green bus to Yading Nature Reserve Park - inter change another eco tram to Luorang Pasture. Spend half a day there free and easy with our packed lunch. Day8,  Riwa – Litang – Xinduqiao (B/L/D)   Depart to visit Sangdui Valley – Red Grassland .Lunch at Litang and continue the journey via the new highway ( Yajiang ) – Xinduqiao We will go up to the small hill to capture the sunrise of the golden snow mountain . Day9 ,  Xinduqiao–Yanzigou—Moxi ( B/L/D)   Visit Yanzi vally. stay at Moxi tonight.  Day10, Moxi town– CHENGDU Airport ( B/L/D)  

What's included

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Bottled water
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Professional guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

What's not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)