Day 3 Yinchuan/Zhongwei
Morning tour is to Haibao tower and Chengtiansi
tower in Yinchuan. Drive to Zhongwei. Sightsee
108 dagobas, which is a tremendous group of towers
on a steep cliff of Qingtongxia reservoir. Stay
at a 4-star hotel in Zhongwei.
Day 4 Zhongwei
Visit Gao temple, the cultural crystallization
of Confucian Taoism and Buddhism. After that you
will enjoy your time in Shapotou tourism zone.
There, you could wander in the sea of sand by
riding a camel and traveling along the yellow
river by sheepskin raft. Stay at a 4-star hotel
Day 5 Zhongwei/Xining
Drive to Xining. Visit Jingtai Yellow River and
Day 6 Xining/ Taer Monastery/The
Sun and Moon Mountain /Qinghai Lake
After breakfast, drive to visit Taer Monastery,
which is one of six yellow sect monasteries of
Tibetan Buddhism in China. Enjoy ¡°three unique¡±¡ªfrescoes,
embossed embroidery and butter sculpture. Then
visiting Qinghai Lake, it is the biggest inland
salt lake in China. Drive through the Sun and
Moon Mountain, Princess Wencheng pasted it when
she went to Tibet. Then reach Caka .
Day 7 Caka/Golmud
After breakfast, visit the scenery of Caka salt
Lake by small train (It covers an area of 100sq.
km, include pearl salt, crystal salt), drive through
Caidamu Basin, and visit Xiangride Oasis.
Day 8 Golmud/Tuo tuo River
After breakfast, leave Golmud for Tuo tuo River,
enter the Kekexili natural protection regin of
Tibetan antelope, drive through the Kunkun Bridge,
Yuzhu Peak and Xida Beach, enjoy the highland
wild animals along the trip, the highest altitude
is 5010 above sea level among the trip.
Day 9 Tuo tuo River/Dangxiong
After breakfast, drive to Dangxiong, through the
highest top of the trip---
Tanggula Mountain (5231 meters above sea level),
enjoy the highland scenery and north--Tibet Plateau.
Day 10 Dangxiong/Lhasa
After breakfast, depart Dangxiong, and then arrive
Day 11 Lhasa
After breakfast, visit Potala Palace, Potala Palace
has been a symbol of integrated of politics and
religion. It is the winter palace for all the
Lamas of various times.In the afternoon, visit
Jakhang Monastery, it is the center of Buddhism
in Tibet and a sacred place of Tibetan Buddhism.
The old city is characteristics of Tibetan.
Day 12 Llhasa/Nyingtri
Leave Lhasa for Nyingtri, it is regarded as "Jiangnan
of Tibet", the altitude is 2800 meters above
sea level, drive through the snow--capped peaks
Day 13 Lhasa
After breakfast, straight on the Qinghai--Tibet
Route,Yangbajing turn to west direction. Enter
the heart of highland, appreciate snow--capped
peaks----Xue Gula Peak (Haimi) and North Gula
Peak, and stride the ferry crossing, straight
on the reflux Yaluzangbu River to Xigaza.
Day 14 Lhasa
Visit Tashihunpo Monastery----Panchan Lama Palace,
appreciate the tomb pagodas of the Tenth Panchan,
and visit Xigaza Market.
Day 15 After breakfast, set
off the tour party, back to Beijing by air, finish
the happy journey!