Ancient Temples and Horseback Treks

Travel the ancient trade route from Amdo to Kham. Along the way, take in stunning scenery characteristic of the Tibetan plateau: snaking rivers, rolling hills, craggy snow mountains, waterfalls, and picturesque valleys. Visit an artist village, ride horses with nomads, and walk on the grasslands with yak and sheep. Explore charming monasteries, parks, waterfalls, and indigenous Bon temples. On this scenic trip, experience the poetic culture of Amdo.


Highlights

  • Repkong, a traditional artist village
  • Optional horseback riding
  • National parks with lakes
  • Famous monasteries in Amdo

Details

  • 8-day trip begins in Xining, and ends in Chengdu, China
  • 7 nights in hotels
  • Average altitude of 3300m


Tour Costs

Departures

  • This route is open year-round