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TRIP ITINERARY

Day 01: Shanghai / Lanzhou
Arrive at Shanghai, connect flight to Lanzhou, warm reception by our guide at airport, transfer to Hotel Jinjiang Sun Hotel. Dinner on your own.
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For clients who want to arrive at Shanghai earlier to recover from jetlag before the main tour, we book hotels for extra overnights and arrange airport/hotel airport transfers separately with the additional cost.
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Day 02: Lanzhou / Lhasa
Breakfast at Hotel. Drive to Liujiaxia reservoir, take an hour boat ride to Bingling temple and caves. Return to Lanzhou to get the train to Lhasa. Lunch at Liujiaxia, dinner on train is on your arrangement.

Day 03: Lhasa
Full day train trip and through Koksel plateau and Tanggula mountains, arrive at Lhasa at 22:10, transfer to Hotel Shangbala or similar.

Day 04: Lhasa
Breakfast at Hotel. Visit to Potala palace, the landmark of Lhasa city, Jokang monastery and Bakhor street at its surroundings.

Day 05: Lhasa
Visit to Drepung monastery and Summer Palace Nurbilinkha, PM visit to Sera Monastery, specially to its Pharmacy Institute.

Day 06: Gyantse
Drive to Gyantse via Yamdok lake, box lunch at the picnic stop by the Yamdok lake, dinner and overnight at Hotel Gyantse.

Day 07: Gyantse / Shigatse
AM visit to White pagoda monastery, old fort of Gyantse then drive to Shigatse (100kms), PM free to explore the downtown of Shigatse city. Overnight Shandong Hotel or similar.

Day 08: Lhasa
AM visit to Tashilunpo monastery, Visit the Tibetan family. PM drive back to Lhasa along the direct highway. Check in to Shangbala hotel or similar.

Day 09: Chengdu
Breakfast at Hotel. Drive to airport to take the late morning flight to Chengdu, transfer to Guangda Int’l hotel or similar. PM take a leisure tour to Bamboo Garden.

Day 10: Chongqing
Drive to Panda reserve to see the Panda breeding at 08:00am, then transfer to railway station to take the train to Chongqing. Arrive at Chongqing in the afternoon, transfer to Cruise after a short visit to downtown of this hill town. Overnight on cruise.

Day 11 - 12: Yichang
Cruise starts in the morning towards Yichang. En route visit passing through the Qutang Gorge, Wu Gorge, Xiling Gorge and Three Gorge Dam Site, Shore visit to Ghost city, Shennong stream etc.

Day 13: Yichang / Shanghai
After breakfast on cruise, disembark at Yichang, visit to the Zhonghuaxun fish museum or Gezhouba hydropower station before the flight to Shanghai. On arrival at Shanghai, transfer to Shanghai Broadway Mansion Hotel.

Day 14: Shanghai
AM visit to Yu garden, Jade Buddha temple, PM explore the shopping malls in Nanjing street and Huaihai street. Evening visit to bund area and dinner on the cruise

Day 15: Departure
Breakfast at Hotel. Drive to airport to depart.

 

TOUR COST IN EURO

Group size  ( person)
Tour cost (Euro/person)
02

2575

03---05

2346

06---07

2193

08---09

2095

Above 10

2030

Single supplement

252

TOUR COST INCLUDES
Twin share hotel accommodation as per program (4 star hotels), full meals except the dinner on Day 01 and meals on train, English speaking guides, air conditioned tour van, excursions and entrance tickets, all domestic flights including tax based on economic class, soft berth train as per program, five star cruise on Yangze river.

COST DOESN'T INCLUDE
private expanses as phone calls, laundry, beverages etc, tip to guide and driver.

 
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