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6 Days Qinghai Tour to Explore Tibet Region

Xining-Qinghai-Chaka lake-Tongren

CNY 4850/Pax
TOUR TYPE: Group,Off The Beaten Path,Culture,Photography


This program includes highlight in Qinghai such as Qinghai lake , Chaka  Lake and Ta’er Monastery. We also take you to Kanbula National Forest Park, a unique Danxia Land form in Qinghai also famous for its Tibetan religious story. We also travel to Tongren to discover Tibetan Culture and history including Longwu Temple and Wutun Temple.


Day Place and transfer Activities Meals plan Hotels
Day 1 Arrive in Xining Arrive Xining
Airport picking up and transfer to hotel
/ In Xining
Day 2 Xining-Qinghai lake-Chaka Visit Ta’er monatery visit in the morning
And then drive to Qinghai lake for visit
Drive to Chaka town for overnight stay
B At Chaka town
Day 3 Chaka – Xining Visit Chaka lake and drive back to Xining B In Xining
Day 4 Xining- Kanbula-Tongren Kanbu la National forest Park
Rabkong Art Museum
B At Tongren
Day 5 Tongren *Longwu Temple
*Wutun Temple
B At Tongren
Day 6 Tongren-Xining Drive back to Xining and end the service B  

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 Arrive Xining

Fly or take the train to Xining. Upon arrival. Pick up and transfer to hotel.  The rest time is on your own.

Day 2  Xining – Ta’er Monastery – Qinghai lake – Chaka town
Visit Ta’er monastery, Ta'er Monastery is one of the six greatest monasteries of Gelug Sect (or Yellow Hat Sect, a branch of Tibetan Buddhism). The monastery is also one of the most popular scenic spots in Qinghai Province and has been listed as a state-level protected cultural relic. The monastery was built in 1577, in memory of Tsong Khapa (1357-1419), founder of Gelug Sect. Being the religious activity center of this sect, Ta'er Monastery is also considered as a sacred monastery in China.. 

After Ta’er monastery, we will drive to Qinghai lake for a visit. Qinghai lake is the largest inland salt in lake in China, also a holy lake.  It present different amazing view in four season.  Take your time to visit this lake, if you prefer, you can also rend a bike and do the some bike riding here.

Then we will drive toward to Chaka town to spend the night and prepare for the Chaka lake visit the next day.
  Qinghai Lake- the largest inland salt lake in ChinaQinghai Lake- the largest inland salt lake in China

Day 3. Chaka lake- Xining
Take a half day to visit Chaka Lake, a mirror lake which can reflect the sky into the lake.  A good place for photo shooting. Then we will head back to Xining
Chaka Salt Lake - a mirror lake of the skyChaka Salt Lake - a mirror lake of the sky  

Day 4  Xining – Kanbula National Forest Park- Rebkong Art Museum- Tongren
After breakfast, we will drive to Tongren  and ready to experience Tibet Culture. including seals used by the emperor of the Ming Dynasty.
Kan Bu La National Forest Park - Unique Danxia landform, abundant plant resource, strong religion atmosphere, friendly people, Li Jia Xia Hydropower Station...
Rabkong Art Museum - a famous historic and cultural city located in picturesque southern Qinghai, in the Tibetan Nanzhou County.
Kanbula National Forest Park - Unique Danxia land formKanbula National Forest Park - Unique Danxia land form
Day 5 Tongren: Longwu Temple,  Wutun Temple

Longwu Temple is located in Longwu Town of Tongren County of Huangnan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, around 186 kilometers from Xining; the Longwu Temple is one of the ancient temples in Qinghai Province, and its largest Gelug temple. It was built in 1301 and already has a history that stretches back more than 700 years with several halls. The temple is filled with rare and valuable artifacts, as well as several imperial artifacts including seals used by the emperor of the Ming Dynasty. The temple has organically grown over its long history, what started as a prayer hall expanded to know include a scripture hall, an astronomy room, several courtyards as well as beautiful grounds. The largest prayer room within the temple is over 1700 square meters.
Wutun Temple is located in the Wutun village just outside of Tongren; the Temple is divided into the "lower" and "upper" temple. This classically styled temple is filled with ancient Tibetan treasures: frescos and weavings. The temple is widely renowned across Qinghai; these two half-temples combine a comprehensive record of the religious history of Tongren and Qinghai. Wutun in Tibetan translates as "the temple located in the area of prosperity", constructed in 1645 the temple is famous for its invaluable collection, including Sakyamuni's hair and other Buddhist relicts. The monks of the temple have also been unceasingly collecting new relics to add to the already substantial collection that exists within the upper and lower temple, such is the value of this collection that the Wutun Temple is often referred to as an "art college".
Longwu Temple- Tibetan monastery in TongrenWutun Temple-Tibetan monastery in Tongren  

Day 6 Tongren- Xining
Drive back to Xining and drop you to Xining airport or train station or downtown according to your choice and end the service

Price Guide

Tour Date Price Single room supplements
Aug.27-Sept.01 CNY 4850/Pax CNY 1000
Sept.18- Sept. 23 CNY 4850/Pax CNY 1000
Sept.30- Oct.05 CNY 5060/PAX CNY 1200
Oct. 15- Oct. 20 CNY 4850/Pax CNY 1000
Oct.27- Nov.01 CNY 4850/Pax CNY 1000
Nov.15- Nov.20 CNY 4850/Pax CNY 1000
Dec.10- Dec.15 CNY 4850/Pax CNY 1000
  1. All Transfer:Comfortable Tourist Vehcile
  2. Professional English speaking tour guide
  3. All entrance ticket fee to the places listed in the program
  4. Comfortable 4 star hotel based on twin share basis
  5. Service fee of operating and handling
  6. Insurance
  1. Tips to the guide and driver
  2. Lunches and dinners
  3. Flight/train to and from Xining
  4. Your own expenses


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