Shaxi Town

Explore Ethnic Groups in South and West China

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Tour Code: ODY-CN-262
Destination: Guilin, Congjiang, Zhaoxing, Guiyang, Dali, Lijiang, Lhasa, Shigatse
  • Duration17 Days
  • Tour TypePrivate & Bespoke
  • Tour Style Minority

About This Trip

On this tour, you will explore ethnic groups in South and West China. Traveling from Guilin to Lhasa via Zhaoxing, Guiyang, Dali, and Lijiang, you'll encounter the ethnic groups of Zhuang, Dong, Miao, Bai, Naxi, and Tibetan. Get close to the local life and learn about their unique culture and customs. You'll also visit the top landmarks along the way. Take a leisurely Li River cruise to appreciate scenic views of the riverside. Hike to Tang'an Village and overlook the vast terraced fields. Enjoy a boat ride on Erhai Lake, and wander in the Lijiang Ancient Town. Marvel at time-honored Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple and admire the Yamdrok.

Itinerary Summary

  • DAY
  • 1 - 3
    Li River Cruise, Impression Liu Sanjie, West Street, Yangshuo Countryside Cycling Tour
  • 4 - 6
    Exploration to Minority Villages, Tang'an Terraced Fields
  • 7
    Tianlong Tunbao Ancient Town, Qingyan Ancient Town
  • 8 - 10
    Erhai Boat Cruise, Shaxi Old Town, Xizhou Town, Haishe Wetland Park
  • 11 - 12
    Lijiang Ancient Town, Museum of Naxi Dongba Culture
  • 13 - 14
    Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery
  • 15
    Lhasa - Shigatse
    Yamdrok Lake
  • 16
    Tashilhunpo Monastery
  • 17
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