Exploring Three Parallel Rivers

This trip is for adventurous travelers
looking for an experience encompass physical
and cultural activities
discovers unique wildlife and
explores untouched, wild regions

From the stunning views of
the highest snow peak of Yunnan
to the lush and flowery Mekong valley
this trip takes you through
the heart of Three Parallel Rivers Area
and reveals the living heritage

Trip Schedule - 8N9D

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.

Day Overnight Location Activities
Day 1 Sontsam Linka Lijiang
(2,400m)
Deluxe room
D
- Pick up from Lijiang airport
- Activity around hotel if arrive early (Puji temple or Shuhe town)
- Dinner at hotel
Day 2 Songtsam Tacheng
(2,020m)
Deluxe room
B,L,D
- Visit Locke's former residence at Xuesong village after breakfast
- Lunch at Songtsam Linka Lijiang
- Drive to Tacheng
- Have a leisure walk into the village around in the late afternoon.(Tacheng is a great place for relaxing with beautiful rice fields, iris, rose, other flowers and villages)
- Dinner at hotel
Day 3 Songtsam Tacheng
(2,020m)
Deluxe room
B, L,D
- Visit Budda Cave in the morning, and take a walk of the pilgrimage road (2hours)
- Lunch at Songtsam Tacheng
- Visit Hada village and learn how to make soy milk and toufu in a local family to enjoy the local life
- Dinner at hotel
Day 4 Songtsam Cizhong
(2,000m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey national park
- Hike for 1-2hours into the nature reserve
- Drive to Cizhong along scenic upper Mekong river (4hrs)
- Arrive Cizhong in the afternoon, visit Cizhong Church (Join the Mass after the dinner if on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening)
Day 5 Songtsam Meili
(3,600m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Chini village after breakfast where enjoy the Meili snow mountain from a different viewpoint
- Drive to Meili and have lunch at Meili lodge
- Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village in the afternoon and learn how to print prayer flags in a Tibetan family
- Dinner at hotel
Day 6 Songtsam Meili
(3,600m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Morning sunrise at Mt. Kawagebo
- Small ceremony worshiping Mt. Kawagebo with the prayer flags printed yesterday.
- Daily activity plan choose one from below:
*Plan A: Follow the footstep of Plant Hunter’s to alpine pasture and find local way of living  (only valid from May to Oct)
*Plan B: Day hike into Baima Snow Mountain area for 4-6hours, and have simple picnic lunch at scenic spot
*Plan C: Riding bicycle along the road around Feilaisi view platform or leisure walk
- Return the hotel and relax in the afternoon
- Dinner at hotel
Day 7 Songtsam Shangri-La(lvgu)
(3,300m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Drive to Benzilan after breakfast
- Visit Dongzhulin Monastery and Moon Bay on the way
- Lunch at Benzilan lodge
- Have a short stop at Napa Lake on the way
- Arrive Shangri-la in the late afternoon
- Dinner at hotel
Day 8 Songtsam Shangri-La(lvgu)
(3,300m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Songzanlin Monastery in the morning
- Have BBQ lunch
- Free time in the afternoon
- Have farewell dinner
Day 9 Departure
B
- Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate: 
RMB19,700/per person
(May.1 to Oct.31, 2018)
 (base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms, family and group discount available)

INCLUDES: 
- All land transfers on best‐in‐class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in the itinerary
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from Dinner on Day first to Breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, and tea at all Songtsam Lodges
- Service of local guides
 
NOT INCLUDE: 
- Medical, Travel Insurance or Evacuation Insurance plans
- Domestic and International Air fare to and from Lijiang or Shangri-la
- Personal telecommunication
- Excursions and activities not included in itinerary

Searching of Shangri-La

This is an extraordinary place
where China's most unique ethnic minorities
have lived and breathed life into
this last true "Shangri-la" for over 2000 years
Songtsam created this unique
in-depth cultural travel route

松赞林卡酒店是一个依山而建的青灰色的藏式建筑群,按着山腰的走势分布着。这些楼房采用的是藏族传统的石木砌结构,外形端庄稳固、风格古朴粗旷,再配合上室内精致的传统装修、装饰,从内到外,堪称一座藏文化博物馆。为您提供地道、独特的藏式度假体验。

Trip Schedule - 8N9D

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
Day Overnight Location Activities
Day 1 Sontsam Linka Lijiang
(2,400m)
Deluxe room
D
- Pick up from Lijiang airport
- Activity around hotel if arrive early(Puji temple/Shuhe Ancient town)
- Dinner at Songtsam Linka Lijiang
Day 2 Songtsam Tacheng
(2,020m)
Deluxe room
B,L,D
- Visit Wenfeng temple to learn the frontier culture of Tibetan Buddhism and have a bird view of Lijiang flat from the top of Wenbi mountain
- Lunch at Songtsam Linka Lijiang
- Drive to Tacheng, stop at Yangtze River Bend
- Arrive Songtsam Tacheng and have dinner there
Day 3 Songtsam Tacheng
(2,020m)
Deluxe room
B, L,D
- Visit Budda Cave in the morning, and take a walk of the pilgrimage road (2hours)
- Lunch at Songtsam Tacheng
- Visit Hada village and learn how to make soy milk and Toufu in a local family to enjoy the local life
- Dinner at Songtsam Tacheng
Day 4 Songtsam Cizhong
(2,000m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey national park
- Visit Shouguo temple, and then have a taste of special fried chicken at Yanwa village
- Drive to Cizhong, visit Cizhong church,  join the Mass if on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
- Dinner at Songtsam Cizhong
Day 5 Songtsam Meili
(3,600m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Yuzhu temple after breakfast, take a bird view of Mekong river
- Drive to Songtsam Meili and have lunch there
- Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village in the afternoon and learn how to print prayer flags in a Tibetan family
- Dinner at Songtsam Meili
Day 6 Songtsam Meili
(3,600m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Morning sunrise at Kawagebo
- Go to Feilai temple, enjoy a great view of Meili Moutain, have lunch nearby
- Visit Mingyong glacier, Lotus temple and Prince Edward temple
- Dinner at Songtsam Meili
Day 7 Songtsam Benzilan
(3,300m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Drive to Benzilan, visit Shusong buddhist nun temple on the way
- Lunch at Songtsam Benzilan
- Rest in hotel, enjoy the afternoon tea
- Dinner at Songtsam Benzilan
Day 8 Songtsam Shangri-La lvgu
(3,300m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Explore Nixi village for traditional black pottery making workshop
- Visit Napa lake
- Have BBQ lunch
- Visit Songzanlin Monastery
- Have farewell dinner 
Day 9 Departure
B
- Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate: 
RMB19,700/per person (May.1 to Oct.31, 2018)
 (base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms, family and group discount available)

INCLUDES: 
- All land transfers on best‐in‐class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in the itinerary
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from Dinner on Day first to Breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, and tea at all Songtsam Lodges
- Service of local guides
 
NOT INCLUDE: 
- Medical, Travel Insurance or Evacuation Insurance plans
- Domestic and International Air fare to and from Lijiang or Shangri-la
- Personal telecommunication
- Excursions and activities not included in itinerary

Discover the Charming Yunnan-Tibet

The Yunnan-Tibet Route
has always been regarded as
the dream route by travelers since ancient time
The old Chinese saying
'The Yunnan-Tibet route of the Ancient Tea Horse Road is a natural barrier’
indicates how rugged, winding
and difficult this route is
This trip will offer explorers and travelers
a new chance to step onto this route
full of charm and incredible sceneries

松赞林卡酒店是一个依山而建的青灰色的藏式建筑群,按着山腰的走势分布着。这些楼房采用的是藏族传统的石木砌结构,外形端庄稳固、风格古朴粗旷,再配合上室内精致的传统装修、装饰,从内到外,堪称一座藏文化博物馆。为您提供地道、独特的藏式度假体验。

Trip Schedule - 8N9D

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
Day Overnight Location -  Activities
D1 Sontsam Linka Lijiang
(2,400m)
Deluxe room
D
- Pick up from Lijiang airport
- Dinner at hotel
- Visit Locke's former residence at Xuesong village if arrive early
D2 Sontsam Linka Lijiang
(2,400m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Dayan ancient town in the early morning to look for a Forgotten Kingdom
- Lunch at hotel
- Visit Wenfeng temple to learn the frontier culture of Tibetan Buddhism
- Dinner at hotel
D3 Songtsam Linka Shangri-la
(3,300m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Tiger Leaping Gorge and White Water Terrace
- Lunch at local restaurant on the way
- Arrive at Shangri-la in the afternoon
- Dinner at hotel
D4 Songtsam Linka Shangri-la
(3,300m)
Deluxe room
B, L, D
- Visit Songzanlin Monastery after breakfast
- Have BBQ lunch
- Visit around Napa Lake in the afternoon
- Dinner at hotel
D5 Songtsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
(3,700m)
Superior Suite room
B, L, D
- Take flights to Lhasa after breakfast (Airfare is included)
- Lunch at hotel
- Have 'Lhasa Time' afternoon tea to relax
- Dinner at hotel
D6 Songtsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
(3,700m)
Superior Suite room
B, L, D
- Visit Potala Palace after breakfast
- Have lunch near Barkhor Old Town
- Visit Jokhang Monastery
- Return to hotel, take a rest and have dinner
D7 Songtsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
(3,700m)
Superior Suite room
B, L, D
- Drive to Samye Monastery after breakfast
- Visit Trandruk Temple which famous for Tangka made of pearls and Mindrolling Monastery which famous for Tibetan incenses
- Dinner at hotel
D8 Songtsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
(3,700m)
Superior Suite room
B, L, D
- Visit Yamdrok Tso Lake after breakfast
- Have picnic lunch at scenic spot
- Have farewell dinner at hotel
D9 Departure
B
- Drive to Lhasa airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate:
RMB19,700/per person (May. 1 to Oct. 31, 2018)
(Base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms, family and group discount available
 
INCLUDES:
- All land transfers on best‐in‐class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in the itinerary
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from Dinner on Day first to Breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at all Songtsam Hotels
- Airfare from Shangri-La to Lhasa
- Service of local guides
 
NOT INCLUDE:
- Medical, Travel Insurance or Evacuation Insurance plans
- Domestic and International Air fare to and from Lijiang and Lhasa
- Personal telecommunication
- Excursions and activities not included in itinerary

More Tour Products

Yangtze River Bend

Budda Cave

Yunnan golden monkey

Yanwa fried chicken

Tongle Lisu village

Cizhong church

Qudengge

Meili Mountain

traditional black pottery making

Napa lake

Songzanlin Monastery

Wenfeng temple

Tacheng Village

Cizhong Village

Tibetan wooden bowl painting workshop

Potala Palace

Jokhang Monastery

Yamdrok Tso Lake

Trip Schedule - Exploring Three Parallel Rivers

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day    OvernightLocation    Activities
 Day1    Sontsam Linka Lijiang
 (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Lijiang airport
 - Arrive at Songtsam Linka Lijiang
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2    Songtsam Tacheng   (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Tacheng after breakfast
 - Stop at Yangtze River Bend and Shigu town
 - Arrive at Tacheng lodge
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3    Songtsam Tacheng   (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Budda Cave after breakfast, and take a walk of the pilgrimage road
 - Lunch at hotel
 - Visit Hada village in the afternoon and learn how to make soy milk and Toufu in a local family to enjoy the local life (Tacheng is a great place for relaxing with beautiful rice fields, iris, rose, other flowers and villages)
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day4    Songtsam Cizhong
 (2,200m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey national park (1h-2h)
 - Have a taste of special fried chicken at Yanwa village
 - Drive to Cizhong along scenic upper Mekong river, Stop at Tongle Lisu village for taking photos
 - Arrive at Songtsam Cizhong in the afternoon
 - Join the Mass after the dinner if on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening
 Day5    Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Meili after breakfast
 - Visit Qudengge where to get the “key” to worship Mt. Kawagebo.
 - Arrive at Meili Lodge for lunch
 - Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village in the afternoon or rest in room
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day6    Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Morning sunrise at Kawagebo
 - Day hike into Baima Snow Mountain area for 4-6hours, and have simple picnic lunch at scenic spot
 - Return the hotel and relax in the afternoon
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day7    Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Morning sunrise at Kawagebo
 - Drive to Songtsam Benzilan
 - Lunch at hotel
 - Explore Nixi village for traditional black pottery making workshop
 - Drive to Shangri-la, have a stop at Napa Lake on the way
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day8    Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 -  Visit Songzanlin Monastery
 - Walk to the Valley beside
 - BBQ at Linka Prairie Restaurant
 - Free time
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day9    Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate:
RMB9,999 for one person
 2018.4.1-10.31, 12.20-12.31; 2019.1.1-1.7, 2.4-2.10
RMB8,999 for one person
 
2018.11.1-12.19; 2019.1.8-2.3, 2.11-3.31
Please contact us to get departure dates. Group size is 4-12 persons.Single person is acceptable, supplement RMB5,800. Price for the third person in one room is same as the first and the second person.

INCLUDES:
- All land transfers on best-in-class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in itinerary
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from dinner on first day to breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at Songtsam lodges
- Songtsam guide service within each lodge for private driver-and-guide tour



Trip Schedule - The Seniors Tour

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day    OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1    Sontsam Linka Lijiang
 (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Lijiang airport
 - Go sightseeing around hotel if arrive early (Ancient town or Puji temple)
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2    Sontsam Linka
Lijiang  (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Ancient town in the morning to look for Forgotten Kingdom
 - Lunch at hotel
 - Visit Wenfeng temple to learn the frontier culture of Tibetan Buddhism and have a bird view of Lijiang flat from the top of Wenbi mountain 
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Tacheng after breakfast
 - Stop at Yangtze River Bend and Shigu town
 - Arrive Tacheng lodge for local lunch
 - Take an easy walk around village, enjoy the poetic view of cornfield, highland barley field and millennium ginkgo tree
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day4    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Budda Cave after breakfast, and take a walk of the pilgrimage road
 - Lunch at hotel
 - Visit Hada village in the afternoon and learn how to make soy milk and Toufu in a local family to enjoy the local life (Tacheng is a great place for relaxing with beautiful rice fields, iris, rose, other flowers and villages)
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day5    Songtsam Cizhong
 (2,200m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey national park (1h-2h)
 - Have a taste of special fried chicken at Yanwa village
 - Drive to Cizhong along scenic upper Mekong river, Stop at Tongle Lisu village for taking photos
 - Afternoon tea at Songtsam Cizhong
 - Dinner at hotel, have a taste of Franch wine handmade in Cizhong
 - Join the Mass after the dinner if on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening (or watch documentary about Tibetan history and culture at the book bar)
 Day6    Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Meili for lunch, visit Qudengge on the way where to get the “key” to worship Mt.Kawagebo
 - Appreciate great Kawagebo
 - Drive to Benzilan, across Baima mountain, visit Dongzhulin Monastery on the way
 - Rest at book bar after dinner, watch the stars if the weather is good
 Day7    Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Have a peaceful morning, rest in hotel or walk around village
 - Visit Gonjo village and learn Tibetan wooden bowl painting workshop
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day8    Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Shangri-la for lunch, stop at Napa Lake on the way
 - Lunch at Songtsam Shangri-la (lvgu)
 - Visit Songzanlin Monastery, and then enjoy free time
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day9    Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate:
RMB9,999 for one person
2018.4.1-10.31, 12.20-12.31; 2019.1.1-1.7, 2.4-2.10
 
RMB8,999 for one person
 
2018.11.1-12.19; 2019.1.8-2.3, 2.11-3.31
Please contact us to get departure dates. Group size is 4-12 persons.Single person is acceptable, supplement RMB5,800. Price for the third person in one room is same as the first and the second person.

INCLUDES:
- All land transfers on best-in-class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in itinerary
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from dinner on first day to breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at Songtsam lodges
- Songtsam guide service within each lodge for private driver-and-guide tour



Trip Schedule - First Visit of Lhasa

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate  the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day  OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1  
 Sontsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
 (3,700m)
 Garden view Superior Suite
 D
- Arrive at Lhasa. Check in at the hotel and rest to adapt yourself to the high altitude.
- Welcome dinner at the hotel.
 Day2
 Sontsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
 (3,700m)
 Garden view Superior Suite
 B,L,D
- Visit Jokhang Monastery after breakfast, and pay respects to Jobo-Sakyamuni , the life-sized statue of 12-year-old Sakyamuni.
- Visit Barkhor Old Town, have Tibetan lunch at Namaste restaurant in the old lane.
- Visit Ramoche Monastery, and pay respects to the life-sized statue of 8-year-old Sakyamuni.
 Day3
 Sontsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
 (3,700m)
 Garden view Superior Suite
 B,L,D
- Visit Potala Palace after breakfast.
- Have Tibetan lunch at Po-Ba-Tsang restaurant, the most popular restaurant in Lhasa.
- Visit Norbu Linka,  the most famous garden in Tibet.
- Watch the historical Tibetan cultural show of Princess Wencheng after dinner at the hotel.
 Day4  Sontsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
 (3,700m)
 Garden view Superior Suite
 B,L,D
- Visit Ganden Monastery, which is the main monastery of Tsongkhapa, who founded Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism.
- Take a walk of the pilgrimage road, have a bird view of Lhasa River, visit sky-burial site and Tsongkhapa Cave.
- Have lunch on the meadow around Ganden Monastery (lunch box).
- Visit Sera Monastery, the second largest monastery in Tibet, to watch monks' debating Buddhist scriptures.
 Day5  Sontsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
 (3,700m)
 Garden view Superior Suite
 B,L,D
- Visit Yamdrok Tso Lake after breakfast (single ride of 3 hours).
- Visit Gangtuo Temple of Sakya sect.
 Day6  Depart for home
 B
 - Go to Lhasa airport after breakfast.

COST
Promo rate:
RMB8,999 for one person
2018.4.1-10.31; 2019.2.4-2.10
RMB7,999 for one person
2018.12.20-2019.1.7
RMB6,799 for one person
2018.11.1-12.19; 2019.1.8-2.3, 2.11-3.31
special discount: Dropenling Tibetan handicraft 10% off
Please contact us to get departure dates. Guest should be 12 years old or more whose price is some as adult.

INCLUDES:
- All land transfers on best-in-class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in itinerary (except Potala Palace)
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from dinner on first day to breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at Songtsam lodges
- Songtsam guide service within each lodge for private driver-and-guide tour



Payment Term And Cancellation Policy:
- 10% payment of total price for order comfirmation.
- Full payment is required 15days prior to arrival date.
- Cancellation between 8-14days before arrival date, 10% of total price will be forfeited.
- Cancellation less than 7days before arrival date is not allowed. Changing of date is allowed, validity for one year, and the price will be up to the minute.
 
Tips:
- It is not recommended for people who have hypertension or heart disease.
- The trip is suitable for 12-70 years old (The Seniors Tour could be 80 or less).
- Sun cream and sun glasses are necessary.
- The disclaimer of outdoor agreement is required to sign.

cooking outdoors

cooking outdoors

cooking outdoors

alpine plant

makeing specimens

Yunnan golden monkey

Yanwa fried chicken

Tongle Lisu village

Cizhong church

BBQ at Songtsam Cizhong

Qudengge

Meili Mountain

print prayer flags

pray

Tibetan wooden bowl painting

campfire party

traditional black pottery making

traditional black pottery making

Nixi local chicken

Songzanlin Monastery

Outdoor picnic

Songtsam Guide

Pure Nature
Ancient Culture
Outdoor Activity
Good family trip means travel together. This summer, you could find lots of fun when you come to Songtsam with your children.

Schedule - 5N6D

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day    OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1    Sontsam Lijiang Linka
 (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Lijiang airport
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2    Sontsam Lijiang Linka
 (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Making Salad of Jidou pea jelly in a Naxi's family
 - Enjoy the Naxi's Feast
 - Return to hotel for a rest, join in the baking lesson on the terrace
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Wenfeng temple to learn the frontier culture of Tibetan Buddhism
 - Lunch at Sontsam Lijiang Linka
 - Drive to Tacheng, stop at Yangtze River Bend and Shigu town
 - Dinner at Songtsam Tacheng
 Day4    Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu
 (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey national park
 - Hike for 1-2hours into the nature reserve
 - Lunch at Songtsam Tacheng
 - Explore Nixi Tangdui village for traditional black pottery making workshop
 - Drive to Shangri-la, dinner at Songtsam lvgu lodge
 Day5    Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu
 (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Go to Linka vally, have lunch at Prairie Restaurant
 - Join in a treasure hunting game at Songzanlin Monastery
 - Dinner at hotel (feast at Tibetan family if rainy weather)
 Day6    Departure
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate:  RMB24,400 for one family (2adults&1child)
                      RMB19,500 for 1adult & 1child
Additional person: free for child under 6 years old, RMB4,900 for 6-18 years old shared one room, RMB11,000 for 18 and more or occupy two rooms.
Departure Date: 7.7/7.14/7.15/7.21/7.22/7.28/8.3/8.4/8.11/8.12/8.18/8.19
Group size is 2-4 families, Chinese or Foreign.



Schedule - 7N8D

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day    OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1    Sontsam Lijiang Linka
 (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Lijiang airport
 - Have a leisure walk around hotel if arrive early, teaching children the knowledge of botany and skill of makeing specimens
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Tacheng after breakfast
 - Stop at Yangtze River Bend and Shigu town
 - Arrive Tacheng lodge
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Picking food material from Hada village after breakfast, ensure the quality of material
 - Go to Bazhu Valley for picnic
 - Cooking outdoors. Parents and children will coordinate from washing vegetables, lighting a fire, to cooking local dishes such as Rice in Copper pot. (Making soy milk and tofu instead if the weather is not good)
 - Enjoy the picnic in the Valley
 - Return to hotel with certain plant specimens
 Day4    Songtsam Cizhong
 (2,200m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey National Park. A pleasant walk in the forests will bring us to an up-close view of this cute species. With its clownish pink lips, Yunnan Golden Monkeys (black snub-nosed monkeys), less than 2800 remaining in the wild, is one of the most endangered primates.
 - Have a taste of special fried chicken at Yanwa village
 - Drive to Cizhong, stop at Tongle Lisu village for taking photos, take a 30minutes walk along the Mekong river
 - Arrive at Songtsam Cizhong, Take a walk around hotel or join the mass on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
 - BBQ dinner at hotel
 Day5    Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Meili, visit Qudengge where to get the “key” to worship Mt. Kawagebo
 - Lunch at Songtsam Meili lodge
 - Drive to Benzilan
 - Dinner at Songtsam Benzilan
 - Campfire party according to situation
 Day6    Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu
 (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Take a walk into Niding forests and have a picnic there
 - Drive to Nixi Tangdui village, explore traditional black pottery making workshop
 - Arrive at Shangri-la, dinner at Songtsam lvgu lodge
 Day7    Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu
 (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Go to Linka vally, have lunch at Prairie Restaurant
 - Join in a treasure hunting game at Songzanlin Monastery
 - Dinner at hotel (feast at Tibetan family if rainy weather)
 Day8    Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate:  RMB35,900 for one family (2adults&1child)
                      RMB29,000 for 1adult & 1child
Additional person: free for child under 6 years old, RMB6,900 for 6-18 years old shared one room, RMB16,300 for 18 and more or occupy two rooms.
Departure Date: 7.9/7.14/7.21/7.27/8.3/8.9/8.10/8.17/8.23
Group size is 2-4 families, Chinese or Foreign.



Schedule - 9N10D

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day    OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1    Lijiang Sontsam   Linka
 (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Lijiang airport
 - Refresh at hotel or have a leisure walk around the hotel if arrive early, teaching children the knowledge of botany and skill of makeing specimens
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Tacheng after breakfast
 - Stop at Yangtze River Bend and Shigu town
 - Arrive Tacheng lodge
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Picking food material from Hada village after breakfast, ensure the quality of material
 - Go to Bazhu Valley for picnic
 - Cooking outdoors. Parents and children will coordinate from washing vegetables, lighting a fire, to cooking local dishes such as Rice in Copper pot. (Making soy milk and tofu instead if the weather is not good)
 - Enjoy the picnic in the Valley
 - Return to hotel with certain plant specimens
 Day4    Songtsam Cizhong
 (2,200m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey National Park. A pleasant walk in the forests will bring us to an up-close view of this cute species. With its clownish pink lips, Yunnan Golden Monkeys (black snub-nosed monkeys), less than 2800 remaining in the wild, is one of the most endangered primates.
 - Have a taste of special fried chicken at Yanwa village
 - Drive to Cizhong, stop at Tongle Lisu village for taking photos, take a 30minutes walk along the Mekong river
 - Arrive at Songtsam Cizhong, Take a walk around hotel or join the mass on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
 - BBQ dinner at hotel
 Day5    Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Cizhong church after breakfast
 - Drive to Meili
 - Visit Qudengge where to get the “key” to worship Mt. Kawagebo
 - Arrive at Meili Lodge for lunch
 - Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village in the afternoon and learn how to print prayer flags in a Tibetan family
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day6    Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Morning sunrise at Kawagebo
 - Ceremony worshiping Kawagebo with the prayer flags printed yesterday at Wunongding
 - Hike into Meili Mountain, close to nature, and pick mushroom under the direction of guide
 - Have a picnic outside
 - Rest at the book bar of hotel
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day7    Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Morning sunrise at Kawagebo 
 - Drive to Benzilan, visit Dongzhulin Monastery on the way
 - Lunch at Songtsam Benzilan
 - Walk around Benzilan village, picking plant specimens
 - Visit Gonjo village and learn Tibetan wooden bowl painting workshop
 - Dinner at hotel
 - Campfire party at night
 Day8    Songtsam Shangri-la (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Nixi Tangdui village after breakfast
 - Explore traditional black pottery making workshop
 - Have a taste of Nixi local chicken
 - Go to Songzanlin Monastery, join the treasure hunt (learn Tibetan flower arrangement at hotel if raining)
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day9    Songtsam Shangri-la (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Go to linka pasture after breakfast
 - Outdoor picnic
 - Ride horses
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day10    Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate:  RMB44,000 for one family (2adults&1child)
                      RMB35,600 for 1adult & 1child
Additional person: free for child under 6 years old, RMB8,400 for 6-18 years old shared one room, RMB20,200 for 18 and more or occupy two rooms.
Departure Date: 6.28/6.30/7.2/7.4/7.10/7.12/7.13/7.16/7.17/7.18/7.20/7.24/7.25/7.29/8.1/8.2/8.5/8.6/8.7/8.13/8.14/8.15/8.20/8.21/8.22
Group size is 2-4 families, Chinese or Foreign.



INCLUDES:
- All land transfers on best-in-class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in itinerary
- All accommodation (one family share one room)
- All meals starting from dinner on first day to breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at Songtsam lodges
- Service of local guides

Payment Term And Cancellation Policy:
- 10% payment of total price for order comfirmation (100% for special holiday).
- Full payment is required 15days prior to arrival date.
- Cancellation between 8-14days before arrival date, 10% of total price will be forfeited.
- Cancellation less than 7days before arrival date is not allowed. Changing of date is allowed, validity for one year, and the price will be up to the minute.

Benzilan Village

Tibetan wooden bowl painting

Tibetan wooden bowl painting

Benzilan Village

Niding forests

picnic in forests

campfire party

orbit of stars at Benzilan

Meili snow mountain

various kinds wild animal

print prayer flags

Yanjing salted field

Hongpo village

Baima snow mountain U vally

Napa Lake

Songzanlin Monastery

Schedule - 5N6D
 
Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate  the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day  OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1  
 Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Shangri-la airport, visit and rest at Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu lodge
 - Visit Songzanlin Monastery, lunch at Linka Prairie Restaurant
 - Drive to Benzilan, stop at Gonjo village adn learn Tibetan wooden bowl painting workshop
 - Dinner at Songtsam Benzilan
 Day2
 Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Pray in the morning like local people
 - Take a walk in the Niding forest and have a picnic there
 - Campfire party if more than 6 persons
 - Watch the stars on the terrace of hotel if weather is good
 Day3
 Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Meili, stop at the big bend of Jinsha river and Baima Snow mountain
 - Lunch at Songtsam Meili
 - Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village and learn how to print prayer flags in a Tibetan family
 - Dinner at Songtsam Meili
 Day4
 Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Go to Thick Fog Top to see sunrise of Kawagebo (packaged meal or after breakfast)
 - Choose one plan from two:
 A. go to Yanjing to see salted field
 B. go to Hongpo Temple, have local lunch there
 - Back to Songtsam Meili, have afternoon tea
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day5  Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu
(3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Morning sunrise at Kawagebo
 - Drive to Shangri-la, passed by Napa Lake
 - Pray with the old of the village
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day6  Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

COST
Promo rate:
RMB13,800 for one person (May.1 to Oct.31, 2018)
Base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms.
Family and group discount available!

INCLUDES:
- All land transfers on best-in-class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in itinerary
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from dinner on first day to breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at Songtsam lodges
- Service of local guides

Payment Term And Cancellation Policy:
- 10% payment of total price for order comfirmation (100% for special holiday).
- Full payment is required 15days prior to arrival date.
- Cancellation between 8-14days before arrival date, 10% of total price will be forfeited.
- Cancellation less than 7days before arrival date is not allowed. Changing of date is allowed, validity for one year, and the price will be up to the minute.

Tips:
- It is not recommended for people who have hypertension or heart disease.
- The trip is suitable for no more than 80 years old.
- Sun cream and sun glasses are necessary.
- The disclaimer of outdoor agreement is required to sign.

Wenfeng Temple

view Lijiang from Wenfeng Temple

Tacheng village

Budda Cave

making soy milk and toufu

Yunnan golden monkey

Dongzhulin Monastery

orbit of stars at Benzilan

Niding forest

picnic in forests

traditional black pottery making

Songzanlin Monastery

spring of village

spring of Shangri-la

From Jinsha River Vally to Zhongdian Grassland - 5N6D
 
Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate  the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day  OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1  
 Sontsam Linka Lijiang
 (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Lijiang airport
 - Activity around hotel if arrive early
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2
 Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Wenfeng temple to learn the frontier culture of Tibetan Buddhism and have a bird view of Lijiang flat from the top of Wenbi mountain
 - Drive to Tacheng, stop at Yangtze River Bend
 - Take an easy walk around village, enjoy the poetic view of cornfield, highland barley field and millennium ginkgo tree
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3
 Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Budda Cave in the morning, and take a walk of the pilgrimage road (2hours)
 - Lunch at Songtsam Tacheng
 - Visit Hada village and learn how to make soy milk and Toufu in a local family to enjoy the local life
 - Dinner at Songtsam Tacheng
 Day4  Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey national park
 - Drive to Benzilan after lunch
 - Visit Dongzhulin Monastery on the way
 - Dinner at Songtsam Benzilan
 - Visit local family if interested
 Day5  Songtsam Shangri-la Lvgu
(3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Take a walk in the Niding forest and have a picnic there
 - Go to Napa Lake (explore traditional black pottery making workshop if bad weather)
 - Dinner at Songtsam Shangri-la lvgu lodge
 - Visit local family if interested
 Day6  Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast, visit Songzanlin Monastery if have plenty of time

COST
Promo rate:
RMB14,400 for one person (May.1 to Oct.31, 2018)
Base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms.
Family and group discount available!



Snow Mountain, Canyon, Lamasery and Church - 5N6D
 
Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate  the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.
 Day  OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1  
 Sontsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Shangri-la airport to Songtsam Benzilan lodge
 - Activity around hotel if arrive early
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2
 Songtsam Cizhong
 (2,200m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Meili after breakfasr, stop at Baima snow moutian
 - Lunch at Songtsam Meili lodge
 - Drive to Cizhong along the canyon of Mekong river
 - Arrive at Songtsam Cizhong lodge, visit Cizhong church
 - Dinner at hotel, join the mass on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
 Day3
 Plan A
 Songtsam Cizhong
 (2,200m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Go to Nanjiluo after breakfast, explore the moraine lake and alpine plant (may be change by situation)
 - Return to hotel for rest, enjoy afternoon tea, and walk around village if interested.
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3
 Plan B
 Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yuzhu temple after breakfast, take a bird view of Mekong river
 - Drive to Songtsam Meili lodge and have lunch
 - Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village in the afternoon and learn how to print prayer flags in a Tibetan family
 - Dinner at hotel, enjoy the sunset
Day 4
 Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
Plan A:
 - Visit Yuzhu temple after breakfast, take a bird view of Mekong river
 - Drive to Songtsam Meili lodge and have lunch
 - Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village in the afternoon and learn how to print prayer flags in a Tibetan family
 - Dinner at hotel, enjoy the sunset
Plan B:
 - Small ceremony worshiping Mt. Kawagebo with the prayer flags printed yesterday
 - Visit Mingyong glacier and Lotus temple
 - Return to hotel after lunch, have afternoon tea
 - Dinner at hotel, enjoy the sunset
 Day5  Songtsam Shangri-la Lvgu
(3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Take an easy walk around village or enjoy the sight of snow mountain at hotel
 - Go to Napa Lake after lunch (make traditional black pottery if bad weather)
 - Arrive at Songtsam Shangri-la Lvgu for dinner
 - Visit local family if interested
 Day6  Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast, visit Songzanlin Monastery if have plenty of time

COST
Promo rate:
RMB14,700 for one person (May.1 to Oct.31, 2018)
Base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms.
Family and group discount available!



INCLUDES:
- All land transfers on best-in-class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in itinerary
- All accommodation based on double occupancy
- All meals starting from dinner on first day to breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at Songtsam lodges
- Service of local guides

Payment Term And Cancellation Policy:
- 10% payment of total price for order comfirmation (100% for special holiday).
- Full payment is required 15days prior to arrival date.
- Cancellation between 8-14days before arrival date, 10% of total price will be forfeited.
- Cancellation less than 7days before arrival date is not allowed. Changing of date is allowed, validity for one year, and the price will be up to the minute.

Tips:
- It is not recommended for people who have hypertension or heart disease.
- The trip is suitable for no more than 80 years old.
- Sun cream and sun glasses are necessary.
- The disclaimer of outdoor agreement is required to sign.

First Visit of Lhasa - 4N5D

D1
- Arrive at Lhasa. Check in at the hotel and rest to adapt yourself to the high altitude.
- Welcome dinner at the hotel.
D2
- Visit Jokhang Monastery after breakfast, and pay respects to Jobo-Sakyamuni , the life-sized statue of 12-year-old Sakyamuni.
- Visit Barkhor Old Town, have Tibetan lunch at Namaste restaurant in the old lane.
- Visit Ramoche Monastery, and pay respects to the life-sized statue of 8-year-old Sakyamuni.
D3
- Visit Potala Palace after breakfast.
- Have Tibetan lunch at Po-Ba-Tsang restaurant, the most popular restaurant in Lhasa.
- Visit Norbu Linka,  the most famous garden in Tibet.
- Watch the historical Tibetan cultural show of Princess Wencheng after dinner at the hotel.
D4
- Visit Yamdrok Tso Lake after breakfast (single ride of 3 hours).
- Visit Gangtuo Temple of Sakya sect.
D5
- Go to Lhasa airport after breakfast.

Cost
Standard Rate: RMB13,250/ per person
Promo rate:
RMB7.940/per person (Nov.1 to Dec.19,2018 & Jan.8 to Feb.3 & Feb.11 to Mar.31,2019) 
RMB9,300/per person (Apr.1 to Apr.30,2018 & Dec.20,2018 to Jan.7,2019)
RMB10,600/per person (May.1 to Oct.31,2018 & Feb.4 to Feb.10,2019)
(Base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms. Family and group discount available!)
 
 
First Visit of Lhasa - 5N6D

D1
- Arrive at Lhasa. Check in at the hotel and rest to adapt yourself to the high altitude.
- Welcome dinner at the hotel.
D2
- Visit Jokhang Monastery after breakfast, and pay respects to Jobo-Sakyamuni , the life-sized statue of 12-year-old Sakyamuni.
- Visit Barkhor Old Town, have Tibetan lunch at Namaste restaurant in the old lane.
- Visit Ramoche Monastery, and pay respects to the life-sized statue of 8-year-old Sakyamuni.
D3
- Visit Potala Palace after breakfast.
- Have Tibetan lunch at Po-Ba-Tsang restaurant, the most popular restaurant in Lhasa.
- Visit Norbu Linka,  the most famous garden in Tibet.
- Watch the historical Tibetan cultural show of Princess Wencheng after dinner at the hotel.
D4
- Visit Ganden Monastery, which is the main monastery of Tsongkhapa, who founded Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism.
- Take a walk of the pilgrimage road, have a bird view of Lhasa River, visit sky-burial site and Tsongkhapa Cave.
- Have lunch on the meadow around Ganden Monastery (lunch box).
- Visit Sera Monastery, the second largest monastery in Tibet, to watch monks' debating Buddhist scriptures.
D5
- Visit Yamdrok Tso Lake after breakfast (single ride of 3 hours).
- Visit Gangtuo Temple of Sakya sect.
D6
- Go to Lhasa airport after breakfast.

Cost
Standard Rate: RMB16,300/ per person
Promo rate:
RMB9,770/per person (Nov.1 to Dec.19,2018 & Jan.8 to Feb.3 & Feb.11 to Mar.31,2019) 
RMB11,400/per person (Apr.1 to Apr.30,2018 & Dec.20,2018 to Jan.7,2019)
RMB13,000/per person (May.1 to Oct.31,2018 & Feb.4 to Feb.10,2019)
(Base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms. Family and group discount available!)
 
 
Chasing Dream of Lhasa - 5N6D

D1
- Arrive at Lhasa. Check in at the hotel and rest to adapt yourself to the high altitude.
- Welcome dinner at the hotel.
D2
- Visit Jokhang Monastery after breakfast, and pay respects to Jobo-Sakyamuni , the life-sized statue of 12-year-old Sakyamuni.
- Visit Barkhor Old Town, have Tibetan lunch at Po-Ba-Tsang restaurant, the most popular restaurant in Lhasa.
- Visit Ramoche Monastery, and pay respects to the life-sized statue of 8-year-old Sakyamuni.
D3
- Go to Barkhor Old Town after breakfast, learn fabric craft from the local craftsman.
- Have a taste of local food at Mom's cooking restaurant in Barkhor Old Town.
- Finish the fabric craft, take a picture with teacher and pick one craft as a gift.
- Watch the historical Tibetan cultural show of Princess Wencheng after dinner at the hotel.
D4
- Visit Potala Palace after breakfast.
- Back to hotel for lunch.
- Visit Norbu Linka,  the most famous garden in Tibet.
D5
- Go to Barkhor Old Town after breakfast, draw two thangkas under the guidance of craftsman.
- Have Tibetan lunch at Namaste restaurant in the old lane.
- Finish your work of thangkas drawing and take them home as souvenirs.
D6
- Visit Yamdrok Tso Lake after breakfast (single ride of 3 hours).
- Visit Gangtuo Temple of Sakya sect.
D7
- Go to Lhasa airport after breakfast.

Cost
Standard Rate: RMB21,200/ per person
Promo rate:
RMB12,720/per person (Nov.1 to Dec.19,2018 & Jan.8 to Feb.3 & Feb.11 to Mar.31,2019) 
RMB14,840/per person (Apr.1 to Apr.30,2018 & Dec.20,2018 to Jan.7,2019)
RMB16,960/per person (May.1 to Oct.31,2018 & Feb.4 to Feb.10,2019)
(Base on two guests traveling together and double share rooms. Family and group discount available!)


COST INCLUDES
- Driver and SUV or MPV depends on group size
- Service of local guide
- Admission fees in itinerary
- All accommodation at Songtsam Choskyi Linka Lhasa
- All meals starting from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the last day

have a fun with family

Yangtze River Bend

cooking outdoors

cooking outdoors

cooking outdoors

Yunnan Golden Monkey

Yanwa fried chicken

Tongle Lisu village

mass at Cizhong church

Qudengge

burn incense and worship the holy sites

Dongzhulin Monastery

Tibetan wooden bowl painting

campfire party

drifting

stars

traditional black pottery making

observe rare birds

BBQ outdoors

Schedule

Note: All information in this itinerary is accurate to the best of our knowledge but please note that changes to our trips can and do occur.

 Day    OvernightLocation    Activities  
 Day1    Lijiang Sontsam   Linka
 (2,400m)
 Deluxe room
 D
 - Pick up from Lijiang airport
 - Refresh at hotel or have a leisure walk around the hotel if arrive early
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day2    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Tacheng after breakfast
 - Stop at Yangtze River Bend. The Yangtze river in winter time is green and clear. Along the first bay of the river, we see also the clean beach, shaped like a new moon.
 - Stop at Shigu town. On every 3rd, 6th and 9th day of each month there are local markets, still characterized with traditional barter trade. Old people from nearby villages sell what their hand-made products and local mountain produces.
 - Arrive Tacheng lodge
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day3    Songtsam Tacheng
 (2,020m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Picking food material from Hada village after breakfast, ensure the quality of material
 - Go to Tacheng Valley for picnic
 - Cooking outdoors. Parents and children will coordinate from washing vegetables, lighting a fire, to cooking local dishes such as Rice in Copper pot. (Making soy milk and tofu instead if the weather is not good)
 - Enjoy the picnic in the Valley
 - Return to hotel for a rest
 Day4    Songtsam Cizhong
 (2,200m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Visit Yunnan Golden Monkey National Park. A pleasant walk in the forests will bring us to an up-close view of this cute species. With its clownish pink lips, Yunnan Golden Monkeys (black snub-nosed monkeys), less than 2800 remaining in the wild, is one of the most endangered primates.
 - Have a taste of special fried chicken at Yanwa village
 - Drive to Cizhong, stop at Tongle Lisu village for taking photos, take a 30minutes walk along the Mekong river
 - Arrive at Songtsam Cizhong, learn to make Tibetan cake and have a BBQ dinner
 - Watch film about Tibetan culture or join the mass on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening
 Day5    Songtsam Meili
 (3,600m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Drive to Meili after breakfast
 - Visit Qudengge where to get the “key” to worship Mt. Kawagebo
 - Arrive at Meili Lodge for lunch
 - Take an easy walk around the lodge to the little village in the afternoon
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day6    Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Morning sunrise at Kawagebo
 - Burn incense and worship the holy sites like Tibetans at Feilai Temple
 - Drive to Benzilan, visit Dongzhulin Monastery on the way
 - Lunch at Songtsam Benzilan
 - Visit Gonjo village and learn Tibetan wooden bowl painting workshop. Benzilan is known for its best-quality wood lacquer in Tibetan area. The complete production process is composed of twelve steps, lasting over half a year. What we experienced is the last one - painting.
 - Walk around the village of Benzilan
 - Dinner at hotel
 - Campfire party at night (at least two families)
 Day7    Songtsam Benzilan
 (1,900m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Go to drifting place at 9:30
 - Learn the skill of drifting with the coach, then begin to drift at 10:00
 - Drifting for 2.5hours with the coach, having fun from it. (Take a walk in the Niding forest instead if the weather is not good)
 - Lunch, afternoon tea, dinner at hotel
 - Watch stars at the platform of hotel if weather is good. Benzilan is located in a valley, with little light pollution, thus an ideal place to watch the stunning starry sky.
 Day8    Songtsam Shangri-la (3,300m)
 Deluxe room
 B,L,D
 - Explore Nixi village for traditional black pottery making workshop
 - BBQ at prairie restaurant of Songtsam Linka
 - Go to Napa lake to observe rare birds, black-necked crane, white-tailed sea eagle, toki and so on
 - Dinner at hotel
 Day9    Depart for home
 B
 - Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast

Costs
Promo rate:  RMB31,200 for one family (2adults&1child)
                      RMB25,200 for 1adult & 1child
Departure Date Is Fixed and according to winter vacation.
Group size is 2-4 families, Chinese or Foreign.

Cost Includes:
- All land transfers on best-in-class local transportation indicated in the itinerary
- All admission fees and activities as indicated in itinerary
- All accommodation (one family share one room)
- All meals starting from dinner on first day to breakfast on the last day
- Drinking water and snacks throughout the trip
- Complimentary soft drinks, local beer, coffee, tea and drinking water at Songtsam lodges
- Service of local guides

Payment Term And Cancellation Policy:
- 10% payment of total price for order comfirmation (100% for special holiday).
- Full payment is required 15days prior to arrival date.
- Cancellation between 8-14days before arrival date, 10% of total price will be forfeited.
- Cancellation less than 7days before arrival date is not allowed. Changing of date is allowed, validity for one year, and the price will be up to the minute.

Linka valley

Songzanlin Monastery

traditional black pottery making

Nixi local chicken

Niding forests

flowers

picnic lunch

Tibetan wooden bowl painting

starry night

D1  Songtsam Benzilan 1900m B
- Pick-up from Shangri-la airport. 
- Rest in hotel.

D2  Songtsam Benzilan 1900m B,,L,D
- Take a walk into forests to experience the  dramatic altitude and climatic change.
- Have a well picnic lunch at scenic spot.
- Dinner at hotel.
- Enjoy the starry night at terrace.

D3  Songtsam Linka Shangri-la 3300m B,L,D
- Explore Nixi village for traditional black pottery making workshop.
- Taste Nixi local Chicken Hotpot.
- Arrive at Songtsam Linka Shangri-la.
- Go to visit Napa Lake by bike.
- Dinner at hotel.

D4  Songtsam Linka Shangri-la 3300m B,L,D

- Visit Songzanlin Monastery after breakfast.
- Have a leisure walk into the valley beside.
- BBQ at Linka Prairie Restaurant.
- Visit Moon Lake or choose a plan (mind treatment/tea ceremony/incense ceremony/SPA) at hotel.

D5  Departure  B
- Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast.

 

Cost
Promo rate:
RMB8,900/per person (May. 1 to Oct. 31, 2018 & Feb.4 to 10, 2019)
Single person should pay double price.
 
Cost Includes
- Driver and SUV or MPV depends on group size.
- Songtsam Guide service within each lodge.
- Admission fees in itinerary.
- Deluxe room of Songtsam Linka Lijiang for 2 nights, Deluxe room of Songtsam Linka Shangri-la for 2 nights.
- Meals in itinerary, drinking water and snacks throughout the trip.
- Travel insurance.

Songtsam Linka Lijiang

Puji Temple

Lijiang Ancient City

lifestyle of Naxi people

Naxi`s feast

Tiger Leaping Gorge

White-Water Terraces

Linka valley

Songzanlin Monastery

D1  Lijiang 2400m D
- Pick up from airport to Linka Lijiang.
- Have a leisure walk around the hotel or visit the Puji Temple if arrive early.
 
D2  Lijiang 2400m B,L,D
- Join in the mind treatment class.
- Explore the lifestyle of Naxi people in Lashihai.
- Enjoy a Naxi's feast.
- Go to visit Zhiyun Temple by bike.
- Dinner at hotel.
 
D3  Shangri-la 3300m B,L,D
- Drive to Shangri-la after breakfast.
- Have a stop at Tiger Leaping Gorge.
- Lunch at Haba village.
- Visit White-Water Terraces.
- Arrive at Linka Shangri-la.
 
D4  Shangri-la 3300m B,L,D
- Visit Songzanlin Monastery after breakfast.
- Have a leisure walk into the valley beside.
- BBQ at Linka Prairie Restaurant.
- Visit Moon Lake or choose a plan (mind treatment/tea ceremony/incense ceremony/SPA) at hotel.
 
D5 Departure B
- Drive to Shangri-la airport after breakfast.
 
Cost
Promo rate:
RMB8,900/per person (May. 1 to Oct. 31, 2018 & Feb.4 to 10, 2019)
Single person should pay double price.
 
Cost Includes
- Driver and SUV or MPV depends on group size.
- Songtsam Guide service within each lodge.
- Admission fees in itinerary.
- Deluxe room of Songtsam Linka Lijiang for 2 nights, Deluxe room of Songtsam Linka Shangri-la for 2 nights.
- Meals in itinerary, drinking water and snacks throughout the trip.
- Travel insurance.

Baima Dorji

Patrick

Zhang min

Losang

Ayiga

Losang Ciren

Renqing

Yang jiqiong

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酒店将古朴的藏式贵族体验概念融入到硬件舒适的酒店中来,将更多文化性的体验加入酒店体验项目,作为藏文化推广的窗口;
酒店内部由精美的藏族手工艺品点缀,古朴的文化气息扑面而来;酒店服务员专业但不失淳朴的服务,营造出低调古朴的酒店氛围。
酒店将古朴的藏式贵族体验概念融入到硬件舒适的酒店中来,将更多文化性的体验加入酒店体验项目,作为藏文化推广的窗口;
酒店内部由精美的藏族手工艺品点缀,古朴的文化气息扑面而来;酒店服务员专业但不失淳朴的服务,营造出低调古朴的酒店氛围。
酒店将古朴的藏式贵族体验概念融入到硬件舒适的酒店中来,将更多文化性的体验加入酒店体验项目,作为藏文化推广的窗口;
酒店内部由精美的藏族手工艺品点缀,古朴的文化气息扑面而来;酒店服务员专业但不失淳朴的服务,营造出低调古朴的酒店氛围。


酒店将古朴的藏式贵族体验概念融入到硬件舒适的酒店中来,将更多文化性的体验加入酒店体验项目,作为藏文化推广的窗口;
酒店内部由精美的藏族手工艺品点缀,古朴的文化气息扑面而来;酒店服务员专业但不失淳朴的服务,营造出低调古朴的酒店氛围。