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Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture

2022 Year-Round【Gannan, Amdo - Wild Land of Tibetan Nomads】

An epic journey across diverse landscapes to see some of the country’s most sublime natural sceneries and cultural relics!

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2022 Year-Round【Gannan, Amdo - Wild Land of Tibetan Nomads】
2022 Year-Round【Gannan, Amdo - Wild Land of Tibetan Nomads】

Time & Location

Apr 30, 2022, 7:00 AM – Oct 01, 2022, 7:00 AM

Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Gansu, China

About the event

This is the real Shambhala Kingdom, the Garden of Eden beyond the earthly realm, a true Utopia where the faith in Buhhda Shakjamuni is filled in the air;This is Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, the most captivating place in Tibetan Amdo Region, a place of rich Tibetan culture and untouched nature.

It was listed in the “Top 50 Outdoor Paradise on Earth” on Lonely Planet, and rated as the “Most Beautiful China Travel Destination” by U.N. PED.“I have never seen such extraordinary views in my whole life.” Joseph Rock commented when he stepped into this absolutely uncanny world.

In this 7-day in-depth tour, you’ll adventure through the vast yet unspoiled pure land of Gannan area, into a dazzling world of colossal mountains, majestic canyons, ancient glacial landforms, vibrant grasslands, turbulent rivers, primitive forest, fairytale hidden valleys and alluring lakes,  and taking a cultural pilgrimage to some of China’s most important Tibetan Buddhism sites, thousand-year-old grottoes, and experience authentic Tibetan nomads life!

Tour Highlights:

🌟Zhagana a real-life Rivendell world

🌟Labrang Monastery The most important monastery in the whole Tibetan Area beside Polata Palace

🌟Ganjia Mysterious Land white rock cliff on the edge of the world

🌟Langmu Monastery Tibetan Buddhism Gelug Sect Sanctuary

🌟Sangke grassland live a beautiful nomadic life

🌟Yellow River boating &Bingling Thousand Buddha Caves Explore China’s biggest surviving ancient Buddhist temple complexes

🌟Gahai Lake a dreamy wetland heaven

🌟Travel comfortably comfortable hotels &high standard tour bus with high vacancy

Destination: Gannan, Gansu Province, China

Group size: 6-25 people

Accommodation: Ctrip 4-5 star hotel

2021 Date & Price

Labor Day Holiday:Apr 30th - May6th 6299/5999

Dragon Boat Holiday:June 3rd-9th 6599/6299

July 3-9/24-30 6999/6599

August 6-12 6999/6599

Mid-Autumn Holiday:September 10th-16th 6599/6299

National Day Holiday:October 1st-7th 6999/6599

Trip at a glance

Day 1 · Lanzhou arrival

🏨 4 star hotel in Lanzhou

Day 2 · Lanzhou -🚌1h | 🚤2h- Bingling Temple -🚌2.5h- Xiahe

🏨 4 star hotel in Xiahe

🚌 235km;3.5h | 🚤 2h

Day 3 · Xiahe Labrang Monastery -🚌30min- Ganjia Mysterious Land -🚌50min- Sangke Grassland - Xiahe

🏨 4 star hotel in Xiahe

🚌 100km; 1.5h

Day 4 · Xiahe -🚌2.5h- Gahai Lake -🚌40min- Langmu Monastery

🏨 3-4 star hotel in Langmusi

🚌 200km; 3h

Day 5 · Langmu Monastery -🚌2h- Zhagana -🚌2h- Langmu Monastery

🏨 3-4 star hotel in Langmusi

🚌 200km; 4h

Day 6 · Langmu Monastery -🚌5.5h- Lanzhou

🏨 4 star hotel in Lanzhou

🚌 400km; 5.5h

Day 7 · Lanzhou departure ✈️

The Price:

What's included:

√ Transport: 7 days of private local transport, airport picking up & seeing off service during designated time. Recommended flight schedule will be sent once the trip is confirmed.

Tour guide: experienced English-speaking local tour guide

6-nights' accommodation: 4 nights at 4 star hotel; 2 nights at 3-4 star hotel

Entrance Tickets to all the main scenic spots listed in the itinerary

 Travel insurance

First-aid kit, water, OKDeal gift pack, etc

What's not included:

× Main transportation (flights/train) from and to Lanzhou City

× Lunch and dinner during the trip

× Single room supplement 1500(MAY/JUN/SEP) 1800(JUL/AUG/OCT)

× Invoice, personal expenses and unexpected expenses

Notice

1. 3000rmb deposit needs to be paid when you sign up; the balance needs to be paid 7 days prior to departure.

2. Please note that hotel rooms are twin shared rooms. If you register as a solo traveler, we'll try to arrange other same gender solo guest to share the room, but if there's no other solo guest, you'll need to pay the single room supplement.

About high altitude sickness

The altitude of Gannan area is around 3000m on average. You may feel a little sick at first. But don't worry, drink lots of water and have enough sleep every day, the symptoms will disappear very soon. You could also take the tablet hongjingtian (红景天) starting 7 days prior to departure as precaution.

Flight schedule for reference

To: 07:10 - 10:40, June 18th,  Air China CA1935Shanghai Pudong T2 ➡️ Lanzhou Zhongchuan Airport T2

Back: 11:30 - 14:10 June 25th, Air China, CA1936Lanzhou Zhongchuan Airport T2  ➡️ Shanghai Putong T2

What you should bring:

1. Original passport; some emergency cash

2. Outdoor clothes: *Temperature in September and early October is around 6-10℃; please bring winter clothes and dress in layers - quick-dry shirt/shell jacket/insulated jacket/wool socks, etc.

3. Sunscreen (strong UV in highland); moisturizing skincare products (dry climate); toileteries; other personal hygiene products.

4. Basic medicines, waterbottle, energy snacks, instant coffee, portable charger, books, earphones, etc.

Trip Inquiry:

Telephone:15001791355

Wechat: OKDealTravel

Public Wechat:OKDealClub

OKDeal Travel Disclaimer:

1.OKDealTravel does not accept anyresponsibility for the following unpredictable factors or changes caused byforce majeure:

A.Due to weather and other force majeurefactors: temporary closure of the scenic spot, suspension of sightseeingvehicles and other scenic areas;

B.Seasonal landscapes that depend on weather conditions, such as snow,flowers, leaves, etc., are greatly affected by weather changes and cannot beguaranteed. The pictures in the advertisements are for reference only;

2. The availability of the hotel facilities(amenities) such as swimming pools, saunas, fitness facilities,etc., the open and closing time may be changed by the hotel;

3. The price of the self-funded items inthe itinerary, such as hot springs, cycling, fruit picking, etc., may bechanged by the local owner. The price in the advertisement is forreference only.

4. If any uncontrollable factors, suchas weather, traffic, etc., affect the itinerary, in order to ensurethe safety of travelers, the itinerary may be adjusted accordingto the actual situation.

5. The hotel single bed or double bed availability is not guaranteed.

Tickets

  • May Holiday Apr30-May6,2022

    CN¥6,299.00
  • DragonBoat Holiday Jun3-9,2022

    CN¥6,599.00
  • July3-9/24-30,2022

    CN¥6,999.00
    +CN¥174.98 service fee
  • August 6-12,2022

    CN¥6,999.00
    +CN¥174.98 service fee
  • Mid Autumn Sep10-16,2022

    CN¥6,599.00
  • National Day Oct1-7,2022

    CN¥6,999.00

Total

CN¥0.00

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