Grand exploration of Amdo and Kham regions of Eastern Tibet

Join in the expedition to Eastern Tibet! This is a unique opportunity to explore all main sights of Amdo and Kham regions: holy mountains, glacier lakes, nomadic grasslands, Buddhist monasteries, and remote villages of Eastern Tibet within one journey!

Our expedition begins in Xining – the capital city of Qinghai province, also known as a border town between China and Eastern Tibet in the past. Drive to the Lake Kokonor – the biggest lake in Asia, explore basin of the Yellow River in Trika along with sacred Shachung monastery. Participate in the Shaman festival, which is annually held in a Bonpo villages in Rebkong. Drive to Labrang via nomadic Gangya grassland to explore the biggest monastery in Amdo. Experience real nomadic lifestyle in Taktsang Lhamo, and do a two day horseback trek throughout grasslands. Take great pictures of holy Mt. Nyenbo Yurtse and its glacier mountain lakes. Explore Larung Gar – the biggest Buddhist Institute of the Tibetan Plateau. Visit remote monasteries nestled in the sides of mountains and travel to the holiest and most beautiful snow mountains of Kham. At last, arrive in Chengdu – the capital city of Sichuan province and fly back home.


  • All highlights of Amdo and Kham
  • Shaman festival
  • Holy Mt. Nyenbo Yurtse, and Mt. Minyak Konka
  • Larung Gar- biggest Buddhist institute


  • 15-day trip begins in Xining and ends in Chengdu
  • 15 nights in hotels and guesthouses
  • Altitude from 2200-4100+ m

Tour Costs


  • 04.08.2015 – 14.08.2015