Day 1. Chengdu-Leshan Giant Buddha .
pick up from hotel at 8:30
drive to Ya’an city ( 2.5h )
Day 2. Leshan Giant Buddha-Ya’an Bifengxia ( hike in the gorge )
Shangli Ancient town
night stay in Bifengxia / Shangli Ancient town
Day 3. Ya’an-Luding ( Luding Bridge )-Kangding (6h drive )
night stay in Kangding
Kangding is a main gateway to Tibet from Sichuan, for many travelers this is the first taste of the Tibetan world. Kangding is famous throughout China for a popular love song inspired by the town’s surrounding scenery.
Day 4. Kangding-Mugecuo -Kangding -Xinduqiao
night stay in Xinduqiao town
Day 5. Xinduqiao-Daocheng County ( 6.5h )
Day 6. Daocheng county-Daocheng Yading . visit the short villey .
Day 7. Daocheng Yading ( the long valley ) .
drive 2h to Daocheng County for the night
Day 8.Daocheng county-Xinduqiao
Day 9. Xinduqiao-Tagong-Bamei-Danba ( visit one valley is enough , others look the same ) –drive 2.5h to Rilong town .
Day 10 .Mt.Siguniang (Shuangqiao valley ). Rilong town
Day 11. Mt.Siguniang ( Changping Valley ) . Rilong town
Day 12 .Rilong –Barkam (Maerkang ). ( 4h )
Zhuokeji Tibetan Headman ‘s Manor
Barkam (Maerkang) city
Day 13. Maerkang-Yingxiu earthquake center – Dujiangyan Irrigation project
Day 14. back to Chengdu .