Lanzhou-Labrang-Jiuzhaigou-Chengdu Panda-Leshan Giant Buddha&Mt. Emei 14 days Tour
Lanzhou - Labrang - Langmusi - Jiuzhaigou - Chengdu - Leshan - Chengdu
Day01,Arrivel in Lanzhou
Upon arrival in Lanzhou, Our tour guide met you at Lanzhou airport. Drive to the hotel in Lanzhou.In the afternoon, pay a visit to the Waterwheel Garden at leisure. You can take the bus No. 59 to Little West Lake (Xiao Xi Hu) and walk northward to the Waterwheel Garden at the bank of Yellow River. Stroll along the riverside and stop over the famous Zhongshan Bridge – the First Bridge over the Yellow River. For today's dinner, we recommend the local specialty, Lanzhou Noodles with Beef. You can find many restaurants near the garden and your hotel.overnight in lanzhou
After breakfast, go to the Lanzhou West Long-distance Bus Station (Near Little West Lake). Catch the bus to Liujiaxia and alight at Liujiaxia Dam (CNY 19 per person, about 2 hours).There are also slow ferry ships traveling between the dam and the caves, costing CNY 25 per person, but taking seven to eight hours for a round trip in peak season. As the water level of the Yellow River falls in recent years, it is hard for large ferry ships to travel around. So TCG suggest that you take the smaller and faster speed boat. Reverse the trip to get back to Lanzhou City. Please note that the last bus to the city leaves at 18:30; you may take some food and water with you as there is not many shop and restaurant around the sites.
Day03, Lanzhou - Xiahe
We go to Xiahe. Upon arrival in Xiahe, you can check into the hotel to leave your luggage. In the afternoon, Today we visit to the Labrang Monastery. The morning recitation in the monastery is very famous, during which believers reciting the Buddhist scripture while walking around the monastery and the lamas also recite the scripture in the main hall. It is better for you to follow a guide so as to learn more about the background story and culture of Tibetan Buddhism.
Day04, Xiahe - Langmusi
We are traveling to Langmu Temple. You will reach Langmusi Town at around 12:30. You can find a hotel around to rest. After a short rest in the hotel, you can go back to the main road to have lunch. you will reach the Langmu Temple. The temple was built on hills, and at the top of the hills there is the site for Sky Burial, which is open to tourists. On the way back, you can have dinner in the Ali Restaurant which serves western fast food and noodles.
Day05, Langmusi - Jiuzhaigou
Get up in the early morning,from Langmusi to Ruoergai. Then go to Chuanzhusi Town, to Jiuzhaigou. Upon arrival, overnight in jiuzhaigou
Today you have a full day to visit the Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Area.The first attraction you will come across is the Swan Lake, followed by Arrow Bamboo Lake and Panda Lake. After Panda Waterfall, comes the beautiful Five Flower Lake where the nature shows its unbeatable creations. Then proceed to the Pearl Waterfall and Mirror Lake. Cross over the plank road you will reach the Nuorilang Waterfall.
Day07, Jiuzhaigou - Huanglong -songpan
Today you are going to visit huanglong. Before going to Huanglong,Huang Long wins its fame for its magic landscape of lime formations,made up of 3400 multi-colored and uniquely-sized ponds, interlace alongthe valley. overnight in songpan
Day08, songpan - Chengdu
Get up early and check out of the hotel,go to Chengdu,Way to maoxian county, visit the Qiang village.About 6 hours, arrivel in Chengdu.overnight in chengdu
Visit Chengdu panda base.Chengdu is home town of Giant Panda, so never miss the trip to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. The best time to the base is in the morning when the pandas are eating their meals and playing with each other between 08:30 and 10:00. After that, go to Martial Marquis Memorial Temple, The temple was built to commemorate Zhuge Liang, one of the greatest strategists and politicians of the Three Kingdoms Period (220 - 280). The Jinli Old Street next to the temple is an ideal place to enjoy the local delicacies.
Day10, Chengdu - Leshan - Mt. Emei
Today you are going to visit the famous Leshan Giant Buddha. Drive to leshan ,After visiting the Giant Buddha, the largest stone sculpture of Buddha in the world, sits at the confluence of the Minjiang, Dadu and Qingyi rivers. According to records, the carving of this giant Buddha was begun in the in the first year of the reign of the Tang Emperor Tang Xuanzong (713 AD), and completed in the 19th year of Emperor Dezong (803 AD), a total of 90 years. Then, go to E'mei.overnight in Emei Hotel
Day11, Mt. Emei - Chengdu
Get up early and set off by 07:00 to climb the Mt. Emei this morning. By Sightseeing bus to Leidongping,to take cable car, to the mountain top, Golden Summit. Standing on the top, you will see breathtaking cloud sea and grand temples.get down the mountain, back to cheng. overnight in chengdu
Day12, Departure from Chengdu
we go to Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport for your onward flight,end the tour.