A pilgrim journey to Mt Amnyemachen
Highlights: Mt. Amnye Machen, Mt. Nyenpoyurtse, Kyaring and Ngrang lakes, Nomads etc. Al most all Tibetan communities or villages have their own mountains with spirits and Mt. Amnyemachen and Nyenpoyurtse in Golog are the most sacred mountains in Amdo. On special occasions Tibetans make their ‘Kora’ (circumambulation) pilgrimage to these mountains especially Mt. Amyemachen when it is the Horse-Year (2014) A complete Kora on foot requires 7-8 days
Trip Length: 13 days (7 nights camping & 5 nights hotel) | Gateway: Xining | Exit: Xining | Best season: june-July –August-early September.D01. Arrival in Xining
D02. Drive to Golog
D03. Drive to Amnyemachen and camp at Tsarnag Khamdo
D04. Kora-camping – arrives at pass; Tachog Nyigka
D06. Kora-campin arrives near the pass; Drog De Nyigka-camping
D09 Kora – extra day just for in case.
D10. Drive to Matoi
D11. Visit Kyarang and Ngorang lakes
D12. Drive Chap Cha.
D13. Back to Xining on route visit Kokonor lake.