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Sichuan-Yunnan 15 Days Tour
 
Tour: YNP006
Departure: Daily
Tour Type: Private
Destinations: Chengdu, Huanglong, Jiuzhaigou, eshan Giant Buddha,  Mt.Emei, Kunming, Stone Forest, Green Lake, the Golden Horse, Phoenix Archway,  Erhai Lake Cruise, Xizhou Town , the Three-pagoda in Chongshen Temple, Zhoucheng Village and Bai Dyed Cloth Work Shop,,Black Dragon Pool, the Dongba Museum...

 
                                                            
 
Day by day itinerary
Day 01: Hongkong-Chengdu
Hongkong flight to Chengdu, be met and then transferred to the hotel.
 
Day 02: Chengdu-Jiuzhaigou
Sightseeing: The world natural heritage Huanglong
Special Experience: Hiking in the valley with the altitude rising from 3200m to 4000m.
Take the morning flight from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou, visit Huanglong national park in the afternoon then transfer to Jiuzhaigou and overnight there.
 
Day 03: Jiuzhaigou
Sightseeing: The world natural heritage Jiuzhaigou famous for its beautiful lakes, layered waterfalls and colored forest.
Special experience: the most beautiful water in China.
Jiuzhaigou , the fairy land whole day sightseeing,  visit Shuzheng, Rize and Zechawa valley Tibet show in the afternoon.
 
Day 04: Jiuzhaigou-Chengdu
Take the flight back to Chengdu in the morning, visit Jinlin in the afternoon.
 
Day 05: Chengdu-Leshan-Emei
Sightseeing: the 71m high Leshan Giant Buddha.
Special experience: Overview of the Giant Buddha taking a boat on the joint of three rivers at the feet of the Giant Buddha.
Drive From Chengdu to Leshan via the expressway about 2.5 hours, then visit Leshan Giant Buddha which was built aobut 1300 years ago, then take the boat and take a whole view of the Giant Buddha on the river, drive to Mt.Emei after the sightseeing.
 
Day 06: Emei-Chengdu
Sightseeing: The world natural and cultural heritage.
Take the pollution free bus from the foot of Mt.Emei to Wannian monastery located at the waist of Mt.Emei, then walk down the path along the forest to Qingyin pavilion, visit the monkey area and enjoy the harmony between man and monkeys, then take the pollution free bus back to the mountain foot, drive back to Chengdu in the evening.
 
Day 07: Chengdu-Kunming
Flight to Kunming in the morning, We'll begin our journey to the diverse and captivating province of Yunnan from the capital city, Kunming. Upon arrival at the Kunming International Airport, our local guide will meet us. And then we will be transferred to our hotel.
 
Day 08 Kunming-Stone Forest-Kunming (B,L,D)
Sightseeing: the Stone Forest ,Kunming City Tour, the Green Lake, the Golden Horse and Phoenix Archway,

We will drive 86 km to the Stone Forest. There is a local saying: 'It is a waste of time not to visit the Stone Forest while visiting Kunming', which vividly expresses the deep love of the local people toward this world wonder. The quintessential karst landscape makes every tourist lost in wonder. 

Afterlunch drive back Kunmning to visit the landmark of Kunming-the Golden Horse and Phoenix Archway, which is located at the corner of Sanshi Road and Jinbi Road. And then, we will take a leisurely stroll along the Green Lake, a charming area of teahouses and small boutiques selling handicrafts and beautiful local paintings.

Day 09 Kunming-Dali (B,L,D)
Sightseeing: the Erhai Lake Cruise, Xizhou Town , the Three-pagoda in Chongshen Temple.

Take a Morning flight to Dali. Dali, a historically and culturally famous city of China, is renowned for her historical interest. We'll travel in the Erhai Lake by boat and visit Jinsuo Island. After landing, we will head for Xizhou Town to fully appreciate Bai-style architecture, taste their fragrant three-course tea and explore their distinctive culture.
 
And then, we will visit the Three-pagoda in Chongshen Temple, which is a typical historical symbol of Yunnan. It is also one of the oldest sublime architecture in South China. At last, we will visit the Old Dali Town, which is located at the foot of Cangshan Mountain.
 
Day 10 Dali - Lijiang (B,L,D)
Sightseeing: Zhoucheng Village and Bai Dyed Cloth Work Shop,,Black Dragon Pool, the Dongba Museum.
Special Experience: Naxi Orchestral and Show in Dongba Palace.the Lijiang Old Town.

In the morning, Before leaving for Lijiang ,you will visit Zhoucheng Town,and Bai people's Died Cloth Work Shop.Then drive to Lijiang ('Beautiful River', a name given by Kublai Khan in 1254.). We'll head for the scenic Black Dragon Pool and the Dongba Museum to explore the rich Naxi minority culture.
 
After dinner, we will attend the Naxi Orchestral and Show in Dongba Palace.the Lijiang Old Town.
 
Day 11 Lijiang  (B,L,D)
Sightseeing: the Yulong Snow Mountain, the Yak Meadow,White Water River Terrace,Baisha Village, Yuhu Village and former Residence of Joseph Rock.
Special Experience: Take dinner of local flavor with Naxi dance at a Naxi home.

We'll visit Ganhaizi Meadow, Baishui River; visit the Yak Meadow in the Yulong Snow Mountain by chairlift. Access to the top of the mountain is provided by a cableway from the foot of the mountain to the Yak Meadow.
 
In the afternoon, we'll stroll through Baisha Village, which is an enchanting traditional Yunnan village, And then, we'll go to Yuhu Village and visit the former residence of Joseph Rock, famous botanist and expert on Naxi culture. At last, we'll head for Huangshan Village where traditional Naxi people inhabit and we'll take our dinner of local flavor at a Naxi home.
 
Day 12 Lijiang-Tiger Leaping Gorge-Shangri La (B,L,D)
Sightseeing:  the First Bend of the Yangtze River, Tiger Leaping Gorge,.
Special Experience: Tibetan family Home-Made,Butter Oil Tea.

From Lijiang, we'll travel north by road into the mountains stopping at the First Bend of the Yangtze River. The scenery is magnificent as the road running through the Lijiang valley which is filled with wheat fields and drying haystacks. We will visit the Tiger Leaping Gorge, the deepest gorge in the world. And then, we'll head for Zhongdian. Upon arrival in Zhongdian, we will have entered the Tibetan cultural area and a landscape of barley fields and yaks scattered in the valleys. Towards evening we'll take yak butter tea and participate in Tibetan dances in the home of a local Tibetan family.
 
Day 13 Shangri La (B,L,D)
Sightseeing: the Ganden Sumtseling Monastery, the Bita Lake & Shudu Lake, the Old Town of Shangri La and the Guishan Park.

In the morning, we'll visit the Ganden Sumtseling Monastery, the largest Tibetan monastery in Yunnan. And afterwards we'll go and visit the tranquil Bita Lake & Shudu Lake. After having finished touring the Bita Lake & Shudu Lake, we'll visit the Old Town of Shangri La and the Guishan Park.
 
Day 14 Shangri La-Lijiang-Kunming
Drive back to Lijiang in the moning, then catch the flight from Lijiang to Kunming 8L9956 16:30-17:20.Overnight: Kunming.
 
Day 15: Kunming-Hongkong
Kunming departure to Hongkong.