D01. Chengdu: Arrival at Chengdu Airport. Meet your guide and private driver.
D02. Barkham: About 9am drive to Barkham. En route visit the ancient fortress in the Gyalrong valley.
D03. Serta: Explore Tibetan nomads with their numerous Yaks and their vast grasslands.
D04. Serta-full day visiting Larung Gar and its surrounds.
D05.Zamthang: drive to Zamthang and visit Zamthang Gonpa.
D06. Chikdrill: Drive via Ngawa (Aba),county.
D07. Nyenporyurtse- Tarlag: About 40km driving from Jigdril town,You will see the sacred Mt Nyenpoyurtse and the lake; Shugtso. You may also vistT arthang Gonpa(Baiyul); one of the biggest Nyingmaba monasteries in
D08. Machen: Drive to the county town of Golog and prepare for the Kora tirp.
D09. Amyemachen:Drive Tsernag Khamdo(Kora start point) and camp for the first night. Since this year is the Horse Yea, you may see lots of Tibetan pilgrims making their Kora by prostrating.
D10. Kora:First day of the Kora. Hike about 5 hours and after passing the Tachog Nyikha (pass).Camp. You will camp for the rest of Kora nights. Each day you may walk for 5-6 hours.
D17.Kora. End the Kora and leave for Machen county and rest.
D18.Rebgong: the heart of Amdo and it is culture center.
D19 Vist Rongwo Gonpa, and the Art village ; Sange Shong.
D20. Shakhyung Gonpa: Drive along the Machu River, (Yellow river) and the Shakhyung(Garuda)monastery. This is one of the four principle Gelugpa monasteries in north Amdo and tonight you will stay one night in a Tibetan family.
D21.Xining:Drive to Xining Airport and Exit
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