Duration: 1 dayStart: Shangri-La
Putachao Forest Park, extensive grasslands with yaks, drink butter tea with a Tibetan family and wander about in the Songzanlin Monastery.
Magical for its natural and cultural wonders. This 7-day ready-to-travel tour shows Yunnan's beauties. Arriving in Kunming, you cross the province all the way to Zhongdian. Rugged mountains, Tibetan culture, fascinating small (fisherman) villages, natural botanical and zoological gardens, and old towns all with their own minorities. Magic forever....
A travel experience in a frontier destination. Shangri-La at 3,200 m, formerly Zhongdian, is located in the far north of Yunnan province. Where the Tibetan world starts! Make some brilliant walks in the Old Town and in nearby local forest PutaChao with its two lakes. Surrounded by the snow capped mountains. Songzanlin monastery and the possibility to experience butter tea are included in this module for a real Tibetan touch.