Markam County locates in the boundary of Tibet, Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces and east of Qamdo Prefecture of Tibet. It not only has excellent natural resources, but also has great transportation advantages. For example, G318 and G214 National Highway pass through it. From the history, Markam is an important place on the Tea Horse Ancient Road. And it belongs to the hinterland of Great Shangri-la Eco-Tourism Area. Thus, it has a great potential for developing tourism. If you travel to Tibet with a Sichuan Tibet Overland Tour, you cannot miss it!
Markam County Will Promote Tourism in 2017-Tibet Travel News
In 2017, local government in Markam County will develop tourism to welcome 2018 Tea Horse Ancient Road Tourism Festival. It will build a five-star hotel with SPA service in the nearby town to attract more tourists for better travel experience. In addition, the local government plans to build a Chateau on the G318 National Highway, so the tourists who drive to Tibet can taste local wine, food and experience folk customs there.
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