Ganzi Yala Holy Mountain trekking tour

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Day 1: Chengdu-Kangding

Drive to Kangding via Ya'an City, the well-known rain city of China, then drive along Dadu River, one of the tributaries of Yangtze River. Sightseeing of Kangding, the hometown of China's love songs. Stay overnight at Kangding Love Song Hotel.

Day 2: Kangding Mugetso Lake-Zhonglu Village

Visit Mugetso Lake and enjoy the beautiful wild scenery there. After sightseeing of the lake, we will go to Zhonglu Village and stay there to prepare for the trekking. Stay overnight at Zhonglu Village.

Day 3: Zhonglu Village-Xindianzi trekking

The trekking will begin after a simple breakfast in Zhonglu Village. We will hike for 18 kilometers from Zhonglu Village to Xinianzi. It will be a trek of 6-7 hours. Overnight: Camping

Day 4: Xindianzi-Yala Mountain Pass(4216m)-Yariatso Lake(4200m)-Yalayotso Lake(3980m).

Today, we will trek across Yala Mountain Pass, enjoy views of the snow peaks of Ya'la Mountain and visit Yariatso Lake and Yalayosto Lake. The trekking distance is 18 kilometers and it takes about 8 hours to finish the trekking. Overnight:camping

Day 5: Yalayotso Lake-Zhongbanchang(3570m)-Taizhangou Valley(3400m)-the Badan Road

Continuing trekking to Zhongbanchang and finally we will get to Taizhangou Valley where we will go to the road to meet our car, drive to Danba City. It's also a trekking of 18 kilometers and it costs 6-7 hours. Overnight: Danba Castel Hotel.

Day 6: Danba visiting.

Viist 1,000 years old Shuopo watchtowers and Jiaju Tibetan Village, the most beautiful village of China. Overnight: Jiaju Tibetan Home.

Day 7: Danba-Chengdu

We will drive back to Chengdu, and end this tour in Chengdu.


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