Chengdu--Luding(jagsamka) (camping by the side of Dadu
(camping by the side of Yarlung River)---Batang (by the side of Jingsha
(cross Lan Chang River)Baxoi(Baksho)
(by the Lu River) Pome
It was discovered and affirmed by American and Chinese
scientists of geography in the 90s of this century with a
depth of nearly 6,000 metres. It was widely
paced much attention to all over the world, and it is also one of a few untouched
area on the earth.
(Two ways can be chosen)
The first way:
Drive from the Sichuan - Tibet Road into Tibet (driving a half of days and sending
on foot the other half. Including the 5 big groups of canyons above). It will spend 25
days or so as the following:
Drive from Chengdu - Luding (cross Dadu River) - Kangdin - Yarjiang (cross Yarlung River)
- Batang (cross Jinshar River) - Mangkam(cross Lanchang River) - Baxoi(cross Lu River)
- Pome (through Parlung Tsangpo Canyon) - the top of the Yarlung Tsangpo Canyon (set on
foot for 4 days) -
Gyatsa-Nedong- Lhasa, then fly to Chengdu.
The second way:
Fly Lhasa from Chengdu directly, then begins the adventure of the Yarlung Tsangpo
Canyon on foot.
The tour date:
Suggest in May and Jane or
in October and November of a
An average price:
Single person for one day will cost $200.00!
(Previous Adventure & Science Department
Sichuan Youth Travel Service)