12 Days Trekking from Siguniang Shan to Miyalou
Tour Code: CHTT07
Tour Duration: 12 Days
Tour overview: This tour can be considered as a combination of trekking and adventure in some way, as you will spend quite much time in hiking instead of driving enroute this unconventional tour route. If you are a trek and adventure liker who are interested in challenging the nature, do not miss this adventure!
- Tour Summary
- Day by Day Itinerary
|Tour Dates||Destinations||Services Provided||Meals Included|
Arrive in Chengdu, be met & transferred to your hotel.
|Day 2||Chengdu/Rilong||Morning drive from Chengdu for Rilong which is the nearest town to Mount Sigu'niang. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 3||Rilong/Mt. Sigu'niang/Erdaoping||
Morning explore around Mount Sigu'niang.
After lunch, head to Erdaoping via a ruined Lama Monastery. Details...
|Day 4||Erdaoping/Lianghekou||Today, trek about 20 kms from Erdaoping to Lianghekou. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 5||Lianghekou/Yangwantaigou||Hike about 10 km to the end of the Changping Valley, the bottom of the mountain pass. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 6||Yangwantaigou/Chazigou||Trek from Yangwantaigou to Chazigou, the end of the Changping Valley. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 7||Chazigou/Bipenggou Valley over Mt. Pass||Today we will set out very early to overtake the mountain pass. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 8||Bipengou Valley/309 Linchang||Trek downhill and trek to Linchang No 309. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 9||309 Linchang/Campsite||Today descend to tonight's campsite. Meet our vehicle. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 10||Campsite/Zagunao Town||Drive to the town of Zagunao. Details...||B,L,D|
|Day 11||Zagunan Town/Chengdu||
Today, we depart Zagunao for Chengdu, en route, pay a visit to the 2000 year old Dujiangyan Irrigation System .
|Day 12||Chengdu||Drive to the airport and board your fight back home. Details...||B|
Price Inclusions and Exclusions
Price IncludeA. Entrance fees：To scenic spots as listed above in the itinerary.
B. Meals: All meals as specified in the itinerary.
C. Private Transfers: Among airports, hotels and scenic spots while sightseeing in the above cities by the private air conditioned vehicle.
D. Guide and Driver: As outlined in the itinerary, a well selected English-speaking guide and driver will accompany you throughout the entire tour in that city. They do not fly with you from one city to another.
E. Hotels: Hotel Based on two persons sharing one room with twin beds. All hotels as listed in the above itinerary serve daily western or Chinese breakfast. All rooms are air-conditioned with private facilities unless specified.
F. Luggage Transfers: Between airports and hotels.
G. Service Charge & Government Taxes.
H. Travel insurance in mainland China during the above travel period.
I. Arrangements: The tour cost includes planning, handling, operational and communication charges.
Price ExcludeA. Entry or Exit China International Airfare or train tickets.
B. Visa Fees.
C. Excess Baggage Charges.
D. Personal Expenses: Expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the itinerary.
E. Meals: Any meals which are not specified with "B", "L" or "D".
F. Single Room Supplement.
G. Insurance coverage of personal loss, illness or damages incurred during your trip.
H. Gratuities, Tips to Guides and Drivers.
Day 1 Chengdu Arrival
Transfer via: Flight on your own arrangement
Arriving in Chengdu, you will be met by your local guide and then be transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon, your guide will give you a brief introduction of your treking trip.
Day 2 Chengdu to Rilong（B, L, D）
Transfer via: Private Vehicle on our arrangement
After breakfast, we depart Chengdu for Rilong which is the nearest town to Mount Sigu'niang. Mount Sigu'niang is comprised of four undulating, sword-sharped, precipitous peaks, the chief one being the forth sister peak, which rises to 6,250m/20,500ft above sea level. Mount Sigu'niang is the highest of the Qionglai Mountains in the Hengduan Mountain range. The third the second and the first sister peaks stand at elevations of 5355m/17,565ft, 5276m/17,305ft and 5025m/16,482ft.respectively.
Overnight in local guesthouse in Rilong.
Day 3 Rilong to Sigu'niang Shan to Erdaoping（B, L, D）
This morning we will explore around Mount Sigu'niang to admire the breathtakingly beautiful landscape of snowy mountains, alpines slopes and highland vegetation.
After lunch, we continue head 8 km to Erdaoping via a ruined Lama Monastery.
Overnight camp at Erdaoping.
Day 4 Erdaoping to Lianghekou（B, L, D）
Today, we will trek about 20 kms from Erdaoping to Lianghekou, the middle of Changping Valley. The trek today is strenuous and will take us about 6-7 hours.
Day 5 Lianghekou to Yangwantaigou （B, L, D）
We hike about 10 km to the end of the Changping Valley, the bottom of the mountain pass. On the way, you will enjoy the beautiful scenery, e.g. snowy mountains, glaciers and brooks, etc.
Day 6 Yangwantaigou to Chazigou（B, L, D）
After breakfast, we start today's trek from Yangwantai to Chazigou, the end of the Changping Valley. The scenery in Chazigou is breathtaking, mountains surround us and the snow melts into water, joining together to form a brook and flow down. The green slopes are dotted with yaks and unknown birds take to the skies at sunset.
Day 7 Chazigou to Bipenggou Valley over Mt. Pass（B, L, D）
Today we have to set out very early to overtake the mountain pass which is 4620m and always covered with snow throughout the whole year. This is the hardest day of our trek. We have to trek on snow and wade over a steam on our way down.
Day 8 Beipenggou Valley to Linchang（B, L, D）
The unconquered Bipeng Valley is hardly ever visited by people. The scenery is similar to that of the day before, we will be trekking downhill. Today, we trek to Linchang No. 309 and we will spend our night in there.
Day 9 Linchang 309 to Campsite（B, L, D）
As we descend, the vegetation changes and we arrive at tonight's campsite. Our vehicles are waiting for us there.
Day 10 Drive to Zagunao Town（B, L, D）
After breakfast we will drive to Zagunan Town in Li country. After a week in the wild, we get back to town where we can enjoy well cooked food and take a hot shower. Enjoy your free time in the town of Zagunao.
Overnight at guesthouse in Zagunao Town.
Day 11 Zagunao Town to Chengdu （B, L）
Day 12 Chengdu Departure（B）
Transfer via: Flight on your own arrangement
Free at leisure until your guide pick you up from your hotel lobby and then you will be transferred to airport for your flight leave.
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