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Private Day Trip of Shangri-La with Monstery Visit
"Your private tour guide will pick you up from your hotel at 8am. Then visit Ganden Monastery the largest Tibetan monastery in Yunnan province. It has another alias - 'the little Potala Palace"". Built in 1679 it is located in the capital of Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture it is also the most important monastery in southwest China.After lunch you will visit Napahai Lake it is 3270 meters (10728 ft.) above sea level and covers 660 square kilometers (254 square miles). Approximately 8 kilometers northwest of Shangri-La
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Private Day Trip of Shangri-La with Monstery Visit
"Your private tour guide will pick you up from your hotel at 8am. Then visit Ganden Monastery the largest Tibetan monastery in Yunnan province. It has another alias - 'the little Potala Palace"". Built in 1679 it is located in the capital of Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture it is also the most important monastery in southwest China.After lunch you will visit Napahai Lake it is 3270 meters (10728 ft.) above sea level and covers 660 square kilometers (254 square miles). Approximately 8 kilometers northwest of Shangri-La
From $95.00
 
6-Hour Tour: Discover Lijiang
"Your tour guide and vehicle will pick you up from your hotel at about 8:30am. You will first be guided to see the majestic Jade Dragon Snow Mountain which is about 40-minute drive away from the city of Lijiang. Jade Dragon Snow Mountain stretches 22 mile000 feet (5500 meters) above sea level and looks like a gigantic dragon clad in white snow all year round. You will have access to it by cable way. Then you will visit Baisha village which is about 10 miles (16 kilometers) north of Lijiang City. Its unique characters and precious historical artifacts particularly the mural attract visitors from both China and abroad. An authentic Chinese lunch will be served at a local restaurant. After lunch break
From $298.00

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Pudacuo National Park

This park’s total area is 1313 square kilometers, of which, 300 square kilometers has been opened out for sight-seeing. This park is in possession of well-conserved landscape resources such as geology...
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Mar 14, 2013

Songzanlin Monestary

Every visitor must visit this temple complex. Songzanlin is the largest lama monastery in Yunnan province. Walking in the complex is very relaxing. You can visit each temple and got blessed by the...
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Nov 04, 2007

wandering without wondering

On our way back to Dali, on the road we noticed this small tibetan market.Well actually I am still not sure if it was a market or if they were some kind of nomads with hanging dresses just to dry...
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xaver
Oct 06, 2007

old town

The really best thing you can do in Zhongdian, is just really taking a walk in the old town.The Lijiang old town is worldwide famout as it's unesco heritage, but I enjoyed much more this small...
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Oct 06, 2007

Butter Tea

Don't miss te chance to try the tibetan butter tea. It is thick and almost more like soup than tea. It is very creamy (duh!) and strong buttery smell. It is made from yak's milk. It is not my cup of...
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Sep 15, 2007

Off to Benzilan and Feilaisi

Hire a jeep, or hop on a bus (prepare winter clothing!) and get closer to Meili.If you hire a jeep, it should cost no more than RMB400 per day.This was the driver I hired: a young tibetan chap and a...
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May 12, 2006
 
 
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Gedan Songzanlin Monastery

also called Guihua Monastery, is the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Yunnan province, built along the mountains with a magnificent facade, the present monastery is a faithful imitation of the...
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Nov 26, 2004

The Road Trip

The road trip is a must see activity.. because It's really a must.. you can't avoid it.. It takes about 4-5 hours to go from LiJiang to ZhongDian, and even longer from ZhongDian to Deqin, about 8...
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May 10, 2004

Yue Liang Wan (Moon Meadow)

It is the "incised meander of Jinsha River" as described on the sign. I guess its not a famous tourist spot cuz it was not in any of the travel books I read. But it has a magnificent view! As far as...
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Apr 25, 2004

Song Zan Lin Monastery

Song Zan Lin Monastery is the largest and the most famous Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Yunnan. Built along the mountains with a magnificent facade, the present monastery is a faithful imitation of...
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Apr 25, 2004

Dong Ju Lin Monastery

Dong Ju Lin Monastery, one of the 13 largest lamaseries in the Kangzang region, is located in the Baimang Snow Mountain area, 105km away from ZhongDian County with elevation of 3,000 meters. Although...
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Apr 25, 2004

BaiMang Snow Mountain - Snow War~

"Hey.. u 2 lazy pigs, wake up! snow war time!" * <-- woke up by our driver, we 2 was thrown out of the warm car, to the cold battlefield, and then immediately hit by snow balls. It was never a fair...
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Apr 25, 2004

BaiMang Snow Mountain - Snow War!

Snow war is must do when you drive pass BaiMang Snow Mountain. There's a spot where all cars passing by will stop and let the passengers out for some quality snow war time. If I remember it correctly,...
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Apr 24, 2004

Baimang Snow Mountain

Between the Golden Sand River and the Lencang River is the Baimang Snow Mountain with perennial snow - capped peaks. An area of 180,000 ha around it is designated as the nature reserve, with a...
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Apr 23, 2004

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