October Chengdu-Lhasa Overland Tour(Sichuan-Tibet Highway Overland Tour )
The Chengdu-Lhasa Overland Tour along the Sichuan-Tibet Highway is famous in China and even the whole world. It is a long trip covering a total distance of 2142 km. However, the scenery is definitely worth seeing and you will have a life-long unforgettable memory after the tour. Along the way, you can enjoy natural views from plains to plateau. The changes of elevation bring fresh and stunning different landscapes. That’s why many people list this route into their dreaming overland tour. You can take as many photos as you like during the trip because it is the photography tour with so many picturesque spots. Moreover, the river, lake, green mountains, snow-capped mountains, and winding roads together make a panorama of magic southwest of China.
Till now, we already have 2 people signed up this photography overland tour on Oct.10-Oct.21. And you are welcome to join in! Time to plan your October holiday with TibetTravelExpert.com!
Here below is the 12days October Sichuan-Tibet Highway Overland Tour Outline.
Oct. 10 Day 1: Chengdu Arrival, airport pick up and transfer to hotel
Oct. 11 Day 2: Chengdu-Leshan Giant Buddha-Ya’an (601 m, 260 km, 2.5 hours)
Oct. 12 Day 3: Ya’an-Kangding (2,480 m, 189 km, 4 hours)
Oct. 13 Day 4: Kangding-Xinduqiao-Litang (4,040 m, 285 km, 7 hours)
Oct. 14 Day 5: Litang-Batang-Markam (3,875m, 294km, 7 hours)
Oct. 15 Day 6: Markam-Basu-Ramwu Lake (3,960 m, 450 km, 9 hours)
Oct. 16 Day 7: Ramwu Lake-Pomi-Nyingchi (3,040m, 360 km, 12 hours)
Oct. 17 Day 8: Nyingchi-Basum Lake-Tidrum Hot Spring (4,590 m, 460 km, 12 hours)
Oct. 18 Day 9: Tidrum Hot Spring-Lhasa (3,650 m, 140 km, 4 hours)
Oct. 19 Day 10: Highlight downtown walking tour, Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street
Oct. 20 Day 11: Norbulingka-Drepung Monastery-Sera Monastery (Watch the famous Monks Debate at 3pm)
Oct. 21 Day 12: Lhasa Departure