During this tour, you will see the three big rivers: Yangtze, Mekong and Nujiang. Witness the Meili. Snow Mountain, at the same time, you can also visit the colourful ethic people who live in the area such as Naxi, Tibetan, Yi, Lisu, Nu and what’s more: the Drung people hidden in the corner next to Burma and Tibet.

 

Highlights of the tour:

1.       UNSCO heritage site Lijiang Old Town

2.       Tiger Leaping Gorge with 3900m drop on Yangtze River

3.       Look for Golden Hair Monkeys in Tacheng Baima Nature Reserve

4.       Visit the Cizhong Church built in 1880’s by French missionaries

5.       See the sunset and sunrise of Kawa Kapo over Mekong River

6.       Nujinag River and ethnic people there

7.       Dulong River and Drung people on the border Burma and Tibet

 

Itinerary:

Day 1, Arrival in Lijiang, meet the guide and rest of the group.

Day 2, Visit Lijiang Old Town and Naxi village and Temple.

Day 3, Drive to Visit the Tiger Leaping Gorge with 3900s drop.

Day 4, Drive to Tacheng along the Yangtze River.

Day 5, Look for Golden Hair Monkeys in the Baima Nature Reserve.

Day 6, Drive to Cizhong and visit Mekong River.

Day 7, Visit Cizhong and drive to Meili Snow Mountain.

Day 8, Drive over to Nujiang via Biluo Mountain.

Day 9, Visit Bingzhongluo and drive to Tibet Border.

Day 10, Drive to Dulong Valley via Mt. Gaoligong.

Day 11, Visit the Valley and Drung people.

Day 12, Drive to Fugong along the Nujiang

Day 13, Drive to Baoshan

 

Joining city:

Lijiang, UNSCO heritage town of Naxi people.

 

How to get there:

Domestic flights from Kunming, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Beijing, Shanghai and international flights from Hong Kong and Singapore, IATA code: LJG.

 

Finish city:

Baoshan, you can fly to Kunming, IATA code: BSD.

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