The first day of the Qinghai Tibet train

Take the Qinghai Tibet tourist train to Lhasa. It passes through eight provinces: Guangdong Hunan Hubei Henan Shaanxi Gansu Qinghai Xizang, enjoying the magnificent rivers and mountains of the motherland).

[Special Note]: Special Note: Train hard sleeper (at least 30 days in advance) pre-sale: Due to the special nature of the Qinghai Tibet Railway, only train berths are guaranteed, and the same carriage and connecting berths are not guaranteed. The travel agency adjusts the order of dining and sightseeing time based on the actual train number and flight time, ensuring that the number of attractions is not reduced and the number of meals is not reduced! The Qinghai Tibet train needs to change the oxygen supply body in Xining (ensuring the same carriage number and berth number, only changing the body on the Xining train station platform). Please assist and cooperate. Please be informed before registration.

The next day, train sightseeing along the way

Taking the Qinghai Tibet train will stop at the ancient Chinese city of Xi’an, which has been around for thousands of years. Stop passing through famous tourist cities such as Lanzhou and Xining, and then start driving into the Xining Golmud section


On the third day, the Qinghai Tibet Railway Landscape Belt – Lhasa

Today, while on the train, enjoy the scenery of the train passing along the way (specific viewing views vary depending on the train schedule). The famous landscapes of the Qinghai Tibet Railway include Qinghai Lake, Kunlun Mountains, the source of the Yangtze River, Kekexili, Cuona Lake, and the Qiangtang Grassland in northern Tibet. The Qinghai Tibet Railway embodies the hard work and glory of several generations of Chinese people, creating multiple world firsts, such as the first railway bridge at the source of the Yangtze River – the Yangtze River Source Extra Large Bridge, and so on. In the afternoon or evening, arrive at the Lhasa Railway Station with a rich Tibetan style, enter the holy city of Lhasa (at an altitude of 3658 meters), and check into a hotel.

Accommodation: Lhasa Sunshine Hotel in Lhasa or Xizang Honggang Health Preservation Theme Hotel or the same level (local luxury time oxygen supply hotel)

[Special remarks]: When arriving in Xizang on the first day, please be careful not to take a bath and keep warm to prevent colds; Drink plenty of hot water, have a moderate diet and avoid overeating. When first arriving at high altitudes, it is not advisable to engage in vigorous exercise, and actions should be light and slow. It is recommended to rest early at night, and sufficient sleep is the best way to reduce altitude sickness; If there is any physical discomfort, report it to the tour guide in a timely manner and go to a legitimate and legitimate medical institution for consultation and treatment.

The fourth day Lhasa – Bakuo Street – Yaowang Mountain Viewing Platform – Potala Palace – Bugong Night View – Lhasa

After breakfast, head to Ba Kuo Street, also known as Ba Jiao Street, which is a unique turning point in the holy city and preserves the appearance and lifestyle of Lhasa’s ancient city. Guests can follow the path of turning the eight meridians to pray for blessings. (Free activity for about 60 minutes; remember to take good care of your valuables while shopping to avoid losing them).

Go to the Yaowang Mountain Observation Platform, which is the location for shooting classic angles of the Bugong Palace. It is said to be also the pilgrimage platform for Princess Wencheng’s longing for her hometown. Experience firsthand the viewing angle of 50 RMB, with popular internet celebrities checking in from the Holy City (tour time is about 30 minutes).

Going to [Potala Palace] is the largest and most complete palace style building complex in Xizang, known as “Snow Pearl”, and selected as a world cultural heritage. Visit the Tibetan art treasures and the temple that has been passed down for thousands of years during pilgrimage, and experience the baptism of the soul (5A level scenic area, with a tour time of about 60 minutes inside the palace).

Go and enjoy the night view of Bugong (approximately 20 minutes of tour time), and freely enjoy the brightly lit exterior of Bugong Square. If you want to continue your free activities at Bugong Square, you need to return to the hotel by yourself.

Accommodation: Lhasa Sunshine Hotel in Lhasa or Xizang Honggang Health Preservation Theme Hotel or the same level (4-drill night time oxygen supply hotel)

[Special note]: In order to protect the Potala Palace historic site, the government adopts the principle of limited time and limited quantity of tickets, regular and limited time visit. Therefore, the time of visiting the Potala Palace may affect the adjustment of the overall route schedule, and the scenic spots will not be reduced. Please inform in advance. The same tour group will arrange to enter in batches and at different times for sightseeing. To ensure a smooth tour, tourists are requested to consciously follow the order and follow the arrangements. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Day 5 Lhasa Namco Lhasa

After breakfast, take a bus to [Namtso], which means “Heavenly Lake” in Tibetan, and is one of the three sacred lakes in Xizang, known as the “Pearl of Northern Tibet”. Strolling by the lake, you can enjoy a clear and picturesque sky, resembling the sky and sea. In the distance, you can see the magnificent Nianqing Tanggula Mountains and the northern Tibetan grasslands (with a tour time of about 50 minutes). Take a car and admire the snow capped mountains on the grasslands of northern Tibet, then return to the city center of Lhasa. The one-way journey from Lhasa to Namco is 250 kilometers, and there is a winding mountain road between Dangxiong and Namco, with limited speed along the way. The mountain pass has an altitude of 5180 meters, which is the highest point of this journey and takes about 8 hours to travel back and forth.

Accommodation: Lhasa Sunshine Hotel in Lhasa or Xizang Honggang Health Preservation Theme Hotel or the same level (4-drill night time oxygen supply hotel)

On the sixth day, Lhasa Yangzhuoyongcuo Karola Glacier Shigatse

Go to [Yangzhuoyongcuo], referred to as the Yanghu Lake, one of the three sacred lakes in Xizang, which means “jasper lake” in Tibetan, and is the most pure blue lake in southern Tibet. Climbing the Gangbala Mountain observation deck, from the perspective of a hawk, you can overlook the clouds in the center of the lake, and the distant snow capped mountains are faintly visible (tour time is about 20 minutes). Close up sightseeing at the lakeside observation deck, experiencing the emerald clear lake water amidst the changing light and shadow, and encountering beautiful times (tour time is about 30 minutes).

Go to [Karola Glacier], one of the three continental glaciers in Xizang, and the nearest glacier to the highway in Xizang. It is the eastern source of the Nianchu River, the Red River Valley and other movie shooting sites. Overlooking the huge glacier extending downwards from the misty top of the mountain, it is crystal clear and blue, shining with sanctity (about 30 minutes of sightseeing time). Passing through Jiangzi, arrive at the central city of Shigatse in Tibet (the distance from Lhasa to Shigatse, including scenic spots, is about 380 kilometers, and the journey is about 6 hours).

Accommodation: Shigatse Sheri Bieyuan Hotel or Gesar Hotel, Shigatse Xiga Yangcha Hotel, Shigatse Subei Hotel or Kumi Yamei International Hotel or equivalent (4-diamond hotel)

On the seventh day, from Shigatse to Zahilhunpo Monastery to Lhasa

After breakfast, head to Tashilhunpo Temple (about 30 minutes by car), which means Jixiang Xumi Temple. It is one of the six major Gelugpa temples in Tibetan Buddhism and the largest temple in the Shigatse region. The entire temple is built on the slope of the mountain, with the auspicious Nima Mountain on its back. The temples are adjacent and arranged in rows, and the high-rise main building complex with a golden roof and red walls is magnificent, rich, spectacular, and magnificent; The temple houses the world’s largest indoor bronze statue of Maitreya Buddha, designed and supervised by the 9th Panchen Lama, with a height of 28 meters (5A level scenic area, approximately 90 minutes of sightseeing time). Take a car back to Lhasa. (It takes about 5 hours by car).

Accommodation: Lhasa Sunshine Hotel in Lhasa or Xizang Honggang Health Preservation Theme Hotel or the same level (4-drill night time oxygen supply hotel)

Day 8 Lhasa Basongcuo Linzhi

After breakfast, we set out for Linzhi, and on the way to [Basongcuo] Tibetan Southeast God Lake, Xizang’s first 5A natural scenic spot. Strolling on the picturesque island in the center of the lake, enjoying the clear and gentle water, surrounded by snow capped peaks and mist; A 600 year old red religious ancient temple on Pilgrimage Island (60 minute tour time).

Afterwards, we went to “Dachela”, which means a small mountain pass for tigers to rest in Tibetan. According to legend, after the completion of the Cuozhong Gongba Temple on Huxin Island, Master Lianhuasheng sent a tiger to transport stone statues to the temple. This is the place where tigers rest, hence the name Dachela. It is an excellent location for taking panoramic photos of Basongcuo and overlooking Huxin Island. (The tour time is about 30 minutes).

Afterwards, take a car to Linzhi and check into the hotel after dinner. The distance from Lhasa to Linzhi, including scenic spots, is about 520 kilometers, with speed limits along the way and a travel time of about 8 hours.

Accommodation: Linzhi Linzhi Bai Li Hui She Hotel or Linzhi Wanqing Tang Hotel or Dongchen Jinhui Hotel or Linzhi Impression Hotel or Bai Li Hui She Hotel or Linzhi Wanqing Tang Hotel or Tianyu Cangmi Theme Hotel or equivalent (4-diamond hotel)

On the ninth day, Linzhi – Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon Scenic Area (eco-friendly car tour) – Yani National Wetland Park – Linzhi

After breakfast, go to the [Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon Scenic Area]. The Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon is the deepest canyon on the earth. Transfer to the scenic area of the entrance section of the scenic area by environmental protection vehicle, watch the surging the Yarlung Zangbo River, have the opportunity to encounter the “crane in the clouds” Nanjabawa Peak, the starting point of the world-class gorge valley by online red card, and visit the magnificent scenery of the Grand Canyon from multiple viewing platforms and different perspectives (about 120 minutes).

Then go to [Yani National Wetland Park], which is the intersection of the Niyang River and the the Yarlung Zangbo River. It is the first glass viewing platform in Xizang. Internet celebrity check-in observation deck, stroll along the waterfront boardwalk, and enjoy the beautiful picture of sandbars dotted with stars and mountains and rivers (total tour time is about 30 minutes). The round-trip distance from Linzhi to Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon, including scenic spots, is about 300 kilometers, with asphalt roads and speed limits along the way. The journey takes about 5 hours.

Accommodation: Linzhi Linzhi Bai Li Hui She Hotel or Linzhi Wanqing Tang Hotel or Dongchen Jinhui Hotel or Linzhi Impression Hotel or Bai Li Hui She Hotel or Linzhi Wanqing Tang Hotel or Tianyu Cangmi Theme Hotel or equivalent (4-diamond hotel)

【 Friendly reminder 】: The models of environmental vehicles in the Grand Canyon scenic area are arranged by the scenic area, and teams may sometimes carpool or board in batches with other teams; The departure time of environmentally friendly vehicles is arranged by the scenic area, sometimes requiring a waiting time of 15-30 minutes; During the tour, you should follow the schedule of the environmentally friendly car driver.

On the 10th day, Linzhi – Chengdu, Chongqing or other transit points – departure cities

(Breakfast is in the morning) Take the bus to Nyingchi Mirin Airport, return to the departure city, and successfully complete the trip to Xizang!

The above itinerary may be subject to force majeure factors such as flights, weather, and road conditions. Subject to the premise of not affecting the itinerary and reception standards, after consultation and agreement among all tourists, the travel sequence may be adjusted. We apologize for any inconvenience caused!


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