8-day Oriental Alpine Adventure Tour

Destinations: Chengdu, Moxi, Kangding, Danba, Mount Siguniang

Tour code: TCG-SC-09       

The Hailuogou Valley and Mount Siguniang, with their breathtaking mountain views, picture perfect lakes, glaciers, and forests, and clean mountain air, are often referred to as "the Oriental Alps." Whether you want to hike high mountain pastures, walk through the virgin forest, climb up the snowcapped mountains , or visit one of the beautiful Tibetan villages, this trip offers spectacular Alpine scenery no matter what time of the year you visit.

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  • Day 1 Chengdu Arrival

    Transfer via: TBA – your arrangement

    Activities for today: Airport transfer, Wuhou Temple, Jinli Old Street

    Nin Hao! Welcome to Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan Province and hometown of the giant pandas. You will be met at the airport and then transferred to visit the Wuhou Temple and Jinli Old Street. After dinner, you are escorted to your hotel.

  • Day 2 Chengdu/Moxi

    Transfer via: private vehicle

    Activities for today: Drive to Moxi, Shangli Old Town, Moxi Town

    Today drive to Moxi Town (256km, 6-7hrs) via the beautiful West Sichuan Plain. En route visit Shangli Old Town. Upon arrival in Moxi, visit the small Catholic church and some family houses in the town. Moxi Town stands at the gateway to the Hailuogou National Glacier Forest Park, south of Kangding and east of Mount Gongga.

  • Day 3 Moxi/Hailuogou/Kangding

    Activities for today: Hailuogou National Glacier Forest Park

    After breakfast, transfer to the biggest glacier park in China - Hailuogou National Glacier Forest Park, which boasts many geographic attractions, including glaciers, grand glacier cascade, virgin forests, wild animals and hot springs, etc.. At the entrance, we will take the sightseeing bus through the beautiful primitive forests to the No. 3 Base Camp via the No. 1 Base Camp and the No. 2 Base Camp. In the No. 3 Base Camp you can choose to take the cable car (at your own expense) up to the No. 4 Base Camp. Taking the cable car, you can have a bird's eye view of the perfect combination of the primitive forest and glaciers, in a sunshine day, you can even see the magnificent giant ice waterfalls and the beautiful main peak of "the King of the Sichuan's mountains" - Mount Gongga (elevation 7,556 m). If you don't take the cable car to the No. 4 Base Camp, you can walk through the primitive forest to the glaciers viewing platform to see the wonders of glaciers, such as the crevasses of glaciers, the mushroom shaped glaciers and so on. After lunch, enjoy a free time for your own exploration in the glacier forest park. Later, take the sightseeing bus back to the entrance of the park, where you get on your private car and head to Kangding (120km, 3hrs).

  • Day 4 Kangding/Danba/Mount Siguniang

    Activities for today: Drive to Mount Siguniang, Jiaju Tibetan Village

    Today drive to Mount Siguniang (245km, 7hrs), En route explore the legendary Vallely of Beauty in Danba County. Many traditional Tibetan villages hide in this mysterious charming valley. And many Tibetan beauties are found in the villages, hence the name. We will only visit the Jiaju Tibetan Village, which was once listed on "the Top Six Charming Ethnic Villages in China" by the magazine China National Geographic in 2005. In the village, you will see gorgeous watchtowers and traditional Tibetan fortress-like houses, which constitute a remarkable scenery with the natural surroundings.

  • Day 5 Mount Siguniang/Danba

    Activities for today: Mount Siguniang

    This morning drive to the Mount Siguniang. In the scenic area, we will visit the Shuangqiao Valley and Changping Valley by sightseeing bus. Later afternoon drive back to Danba (110 km, 3hrs) and check in the hotel.

  • Day 6 Danba/Kangding

    Transfer via: private vehicle

    Activities for today: Take photos

    Today's driving trip is about 135 km, we will have many opportunities to take some incredible photos on our way back to Chengdu. We will pass some beautiful places such as Jiaju Tibetan Village, Bamei (the most beautiful bonsai beach in the world), Xinduqiao (the paradise of photographing), and Tagong Grassland. Stay overnight at Kangding.

  • Day 7 Kangding/Chengdu

    Activities for today: Drive back to Chengdu, Wide and Narrow Alley, Yuanyang Hot Pot

    After breakfst, drive back to Chengdu (350 km, 7 hrs). Upon arrival, visit the Wide and Narrow Alley. Your dinner will be arranged in a famous hot pot restaurant to enjoy the "double flavor hot pot" (Yuanyang Hot Pot). This kind of hot pot with a mixture of slightly numbing, hot, sour and sweet tastes, can be rated as the rare flavor of China.

  • Day 8 Chengdu/Exit

    Transfer via: TBA – your arrangement

    Activities for today: Hotel to airport transfer

    Your vacation ends with a transfer to the airport.

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