Private overnight tour to auspicious land Shangri-la
In Tibetan, Shangri-La has the meaning of "the sun and moon in the heart", where you can breathe Buddhism atmosphere, and it is a wonderful destination for getting off the beaten track, with plenty of trekking and horse-riding opportunities, as well as little-visited monasteries and villages.
We accompany you to explore the time-honoured history and exotic cultural customs in the “Last Paradise” - Shangri-La and surroundings in Yunnan.ItineraryDay 1: From Lijiang to Shangri-La Stop At:
Tiger Leaping Gorge (Hutiao Xia), 100 km NW of Lijiang Hutiaoxia Town, Shangri-La County 674402 China
the deepest gorge in the world. With 34 rapids of the Yangtze River, it is called the Jinsha in this area because you can find gold in the river. In the upper part of Tiger Leaping Gorge, you will walk about 2.6Km from the entrance to Tiger Leaping Rock. It is a nice walking along the Jinsha River and Marble trail.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
White-Water Terraces (Baishuitai), North-East of Xianggelila, Shangri-La County 674400 China
Measuring 140 meters (about 459 feet) in length and 160 meters (about 525 feet) in width, it is one of the biggest such terraces in China. The terrace is covered by a layer of white deposits of calcium carbonate crystallized in the spring water.
Duration: 1 hour
No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Enjoy Shangri-la tour till back to LijiangStop At:
Songzanlin Scenic Area, Niwang Rd, Xianggelila Shi, Diqing Zangzuzizhizhou, Yunnan Sheng, China
Reputed as the “Little Potala Palace”.
Walk 143 steps to get atop of the monastery and pay clockwise visit to the three main lamasery buildings where you can not only see the Buddhism treasures, but also enjoy large number of monks of all ages going about their daily routines, praying, chanting, cooking and resting. It should a nice trip to get in-depth understanding about Tibetan Buddhism. If time permits, take some quiet time to walk around the peaceful Lamuyangcuo Lake and take photo of the breathtaking scenery of this pure land.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Shangri-La County, Shangri-La County, Yunnan
Pay a visit to a local Tibetan family to experience the highly-praised hospitality of Tibetan people and taste some special Tibetan snacks and butter tea.
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Pudacuo National Park, China, Yunnan Sheng, Diqing Zangzuzizhizhou, Xianggelila Shi, Jiantangzhen, Hongpocun, 双桥东环线
Visit the spots by clockwise and throw yourselves into the lush green forest with diverse species of flora and fauna, walk along the plank road to catch the gorgeous scenery of Shudu Lake (hike 3.3 km, about 1 hr) and Bita Lake (hike 4.2 km, about 1.5hrs), stand at the viewing spot to enjoy Militang Grassland stretching to the horizon and seek for a real paradise in this natural wonderland.
Duration: 2 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 2 Days
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.