2-Day Shangri-la Tour
Tour Code: SZD_01
Our guide meet you in your hotel,
tour to Songzanlin Lamasery. After lunch, visit Nixi Village
and visit a Tibetan Family to see how to make pottery. Then
visit to the Shangri-La Jiantang old town and the Guishan
Park. Have dinner in a Tibetan family, try butter oil tea
and Tibetan food.
Lamasery: Originally built in 1679, it is a massive typical Lama monastery with traditional Tibetan architectural style. The roofs of the temple are gilded copper, making the whole complex look much grand and magnificent. There are more than 700 Tibetan Buddhist monks living in the temple; and it houses many precious art works accumulated from the past dynasties.
Nixi Pottery Village:
a small Tibetan village with amazing natural beauty which
lies along the popular adventure route from Deqing to Zhongdian,
the village is famous for making traditionsl black pottery,
the raw material clay, is taken from a mountain three kilometres
Visit the Bita Lake and Shudu Lake which are located in the
Pudacuo National Park. Then tour to Naphai Lake Reserve. there
is optional horse riding available around Napahai Lake, the
cost on your own. After the tour, transfer to your hotel in
Shangri-la. Service ends.
Lake: Covering an area of 390 acres, it is one of the highlights in Potatso National Park. The lake is surrounded by dense forest which is scattered with azaleas. Bitahai Lake is very limpid and abundant in fish resources. There is a small wooded island in the center of the lake. Visitors can take a boat to go ashore the island
Lake: The lake is 43 km northeast of the city of Shangri-la,
3705 meters above sea level and is one of the largest lakes
in Diqing Prefecture. The lake water is so clear and still
that people can see the golden line along the stomach of the
cracked-stomach fish residing in its waters. Shudu Lake is
a famous pasture in Diqing. Every spring and summer herds
of yak and goat are found grazing along side the lake.
Lake: A provincial nature reserve, which is located 8
km northwest of Zhongdian County, with a total area of 2,400
hectares, surrounded by mountains on three sides, which are
capped with deep snow during winter and spring.
Hotels For The Above Tour
Luxury or comfortable hotel arranged
Private transfers for you and your party as a group between
your hotel and all sightseeing spots. Separate arrivals
and departures will incur extra charges.
Chinese lunch with two cups of soft drink in local restaurant
as the itinerary specifies.
One private English-speaking guide and driver will accompany
you on all normal sightseeing tours.
Entrance fees to the tourist sites.
Life Tourist Accident / Casualty Insurance. We highly recommend
that you purchase full coverage travel insurance from you
country of origin.
The international or domestic air / train charge of arrival
Expenses of a personal nature such as laundry, drink, telex,
telephone calls or overweight baggage charges.
of obtaining your visa to enter China.
Optional programs which are not specified in the above itinerary.
to Guide and driver, entirely voluntary.