Chengdu and Lhasa 8 Days Train Tour

Tour Code: CTA-CD-LS-01

Duration: 8 Days

Visit: Chengdu,Lhasa

Note: On this tour, you will spend 3 days at Chengdu, then take a train to Lhasa. The train journey is absolutely unique and amazing. If you still have a dream about Tibet, take this tour!

Starting From: $ 584 P/P

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Chinese Treasures Trip Overview

On this tour, you will spend 3 days at Chengdu, then take a train to Lhasa. The train journey is absolutely unique and amazing. If you still have a dream about Tibet, take this tour!
  • Wonderful Sichuan Opera Show
  • Adorable Giant Panda
  • Old Tibetan Culture
 
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Number of Travelers
Adults (>12):
Children(2-12):
Babies(0-2):
 

  • Itinerary
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  • Day

    01

    Arrive in Chengdu

    Arrive in Chengdu

    Attraction & Activities:

    Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport

    Meals:

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Wuhou

    Your guide will meet you at the airport, then transfer to hotel for check-in.
  • Day

    02

    Sichuan Opera Show & Panda Tour

    Sichuan Opera Show & Panda Tour

    Attraction & Activities:

    Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, Kuan Zhai Alley, Chunxi Road, Shunxing Old Teahouse

    Meals:

    Hotel Buffet Breakfast,Chinese Lunch,Dinner

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Wuhou

    This morning, you will visit the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding (Including electric car). After lunch, you will continue to visit The Kuan Zhai Alley. Then proceed to Chunxi Road for free shopping. Then you will go to Shunxing Old Teahouse.

    You will enjoy the Sichuan Opera show such as face changing, fire spitting, lamp rolling, and folk performance when you taste famous Chengdu snacks and drink Gaiwan tea which served in a set of cups. 
  • Day

    03

    Chengdu to Lhasa by overnight train

    Chengdu to Lhasa by overnight train

    Attraction & Activities:

    Jinli Street, Wenshu Monastery

    Meals:

    Hotel Buffet Breakfast & Chinese Lunch

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★On the Train

    After breakfast, you will visit Jinli Old Street, which is full with handicrafts, silk fabrics, panda crafts, bars, and snacks. You can buy many gifts for your family and friends. After lunch, you will visit the Buddhist Center - Wenshu Monastery and Wenshufang.

    Then you will be driven to the railway station, and take train that departs at 20:45. You’ll arrive at Xiling in the next afternoon. Then you will continue stay a night on the train from Chengdu to Lhasa.

  • Day

    04

    On the Train to Lhasa

    On the Train to Lhasa

    Attraction & Activities:

    Meals:

    Meal on the train

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★On the Train

    Today's train schedule:

    Arrive at Guangyuan: 01:24 
    Arrive at Baoji: 07:59 
    Arrive at Lanzhou: 13:46
    Arrive at Xining West: 16:42
    Arrive at Delingha: 22:21

    You can enjoy the view all the way from the window, you will be amazed by the plateau view, and how diversity China landscape can be.
  • Day

    05

    Arrive at Lhasa

    Arrive at Lhasa

    Attraction & Activities:

    Lhasa

    Meals:

    Dinner

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Yak Hotel

    Today's train schedule:

    Arrive at Golmud: 01:37
    Arrive at Naqu: 11:08
    Arrive at Lhasa: 15:40

    You’ll pass through the natural protection area of the source of the Yangtse River, Yellow River, and Lantsang River from next night to this morning. Then you will arrive at Naqu via the no-man area of north Tibet.

    You’ll arrive in Lhasa this afternoon, the guide and driver will welcome warmly at airport with Tibetan style and present white Khata as for a gift. Then you will be driven to a Tibetan culture themed hotel- Yak Hotel for a good rest and adapt to the high altitude.

    Lhasa: Lhasa has an elevation of 3650 meters and sits at the center of the Tibet Plateau. With a history of more than 1300 years, Lhasa is always a life-time dream attracting those who want to explore its culture.

  • Day

    06

    Lhasa

    Lhasa

    Attraction & Activities:

    Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple

    Meals:

    Hotel Buffet Breakfast, Chinese Lunch & Dinner

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Yak Hotel

    This morning, you will visit Lhasa's landmark - Potala Palace. You will admire colorful wall planting, various halls, and numerous thangka. This afternoon, you will visit the Johkang Temple, which is the center of Tibetan Buddhism and built by princess Wencheng in Tang dynasty, 647 A.D. After that, you will start a circular pilgrim route along Barkhor Street. You can purchase traditional Tibetan and Nepalese artifacts, religious implements, antiques, books, music instrument, and Thangkas there.

    Potala Palace: It is named after Mount Potalaka, the mythical abode of Chenresig or Avalokitesvara. The Potala Palace was the chief residence of the Dalai Lama until the 14th Dalai Lama fled to Dharamsala, India, during the 1959 Tibetan uprising. In 1994, the Potala Palace was declared a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site.

    Jokhang Temple: Jokhang Temple is the most sacred and important temple in Tibet for most of the Tibetans

  • Day

    07

    Lhasa to Chengdu by flight

    Lhasa to Chengdu by flight

    Attraction & Activities:

    Yamdrok Lake

    Meals:

    Hotel Buffet Breakfast,Chinese Lunch,Dinner

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Holiday Inn Express Chengdu Wuhou

    This morning, you'll go to Yamdork Lake via the Kambla (4794 m). Yamdork lake is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet. The blue sky and clouds are reflected in Lake Yamdrok, Groups of cows and sheep are eating grass around it, just like beautiful picture scroll.

    After you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Chengdu.


     

  • Day

    08

    Depart from Chengdu

    Depart from Chengdu

    Attraction & Activities:

    Huanglongxi Ancient Town

    Meals:

    Hotel Buffet Breakfast,Chinese Lunch

    This morning, you will visit the Huanglongxi Ancient Town, which has more than 1,700 years history and has the reputation of the hometown of the fiery dragon. Local people string lanterns together, just like a Chinese dragon. You can see many old buildings such as old folk house, old temple, ancient battlefield, and Diaojiaolou (wooden house projecting over the water). Most of them were built in Ming and Qing Dynasties.

    You can taste famous traditional snacks such as Longevity Noodles. After, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home.
     

Price Per Person in US Dollars
Group Size Luxury Class Tour Deluxe Class Tour Tourist Class Tour Single Room Supplement
Sept. 26, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2018 Low Season
5-9 Persons--$ 735- / - / -
10 Persons Up--$ 583- / - / -
Sept. 26, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2018 Shoulder Season
5-9 Persons--$ 788- / - / -
10 Persons Up--$ 614- / - / -
Sept. 26, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2018 High Season
5-9 Persons--$ 833- / - / -
10 Persons Up--$ 652- / - / -
Remarks

* This is a private tour, only you and your family or friends will be in this tour. If you need any changes of itinerary or hotel ect., please just contact with our tour advisors, we can adjust the tour for you.
* Prices may vary according to your travel time and are higher in the high season, e.g. Labor’s Day (Apr 29-May 5, 2014), China National Day Holiday (Sep 29-Oct 8, 2014), and Chinese Spring Festival (Jan 28-Feb 7, 2014).

* If only one person is traveling then the single room supplement is not required. If, for example, three people book a hotel, with two in one room and one in another room, the single room supplement must be paid. 
* You will enjoy more discount if there is more people join the tour.

PRICE INCLUSIONS

  • Entrance Fees: To scenic spots as listed in the itinerary.
  • Meals: All meals as specified in the itinerary.
  • Private Transfers: Transfers between airports, hotels and scenic spots while sightseeing, by private air conditioned vehicle with a driver and English-speaking guide (as listed above).
  • Train Tickets from Chengdu - Lhasa: Hard sleeper
  • Tibet Entry Permit
  • Guide: English speaking guide service
  • Hotel accommodation based on twin share

PRICE EXCLUSION

  • International airfare or train tickets to enter or leave China.
  • China entry visa fees.
  • Personal expenses: such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary.
  • Single room supplement
  • Tips to guide and driver.