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Kawa Garbo or Khawa Karpo, as it is known by local residents and pilgrims, or Kawagebo Peak, is the highest mountain in the Chinese province of Yunnan. Kawagarbo is one of the most sacred peaks in the Tibetan world.
Kunming arrival, transfer to hotel.
-Transfer to airport for flight to Shangri-la (Gyalthang).
-Suntsenling Monastery ( the biggest Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Yunnan is also known by the name of “Small Potala Palace”. )
-Dondrup Ling Monastery ( one of the most influential monasteries of Gelupa Tradition housed over 700 Buddhist monks during its peak time by the end of the 19th century. )
-Feilasi ( a nice village only 15 minutes drive from Dechen Town. )
-Kawa Karpo ( the highest mountain in the Chinese province of Yunnan. It is located on the border between Dêqên County, Yunnan, and the counties of Zogang and Zayü of the Tibet Autonomous Region.)
-“Dongla pass” (3261m) ( on the way you will visit the beautiful river valley.)
-Dokhe-La Pass ( The famous French woman explorer Alexandra David Neel once took this route in the early 20th century. )
-DokheLa (4470m) ( then down to a high pasture. For the Tibetans, this pasture means “the stone step to the heaven”. It is the most strenuous day. )
-Lho Oesel ( where one can see the Mt. Kawa Karpo and Lho Du Be. )
-Shingkang-La pass (3690m) ( a break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other )
-Aben Tibetan village (2,250m) ( One of the most beautiful villages on this Kora, Aben, we can meet the hospitable villagers. )
-Zinak village (2650m).
-Chudrol hot spring ( in the Chawalong Tibetan village (1900m). )
-Mani (Tibetan stones) temple ( stone plates, rocks and/or pebbles, inscribed with the six syllabled mantra of Avalokiteshvara, as a form of prayer in Tibetan Buddhism.)
-Gebu village (2400m) ( which is the half way stage towards the Kora )
-Tangtoe-la pass (3360m)
-Radha village ( beside the Tsayuqu River, tributary of the Nu-Jiang (Salween). )
-Dagula ( The best place to enjoy the sight of namjagbrawa peak )
-Thakor Chonyi pass (4100m)
-Gabtsa-La pass (4200m)
-Ladho village ( this is a beautiful and picturesque village, so we will rest here.)
-the Shola (4815m)(This is one of the hardest treks of the trip as we ascend to highest pass of the trip) -Mechok Panggang ( at 4200m enjoy the sight of the entire Kawa Karpo range there. )
-Shola pass (4815m
-Menroe Shoe (Meishi in Chinese, at 2200m. )
-Dechen (3320m)( under the administration of Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, located in the northwest of Yunnan province, China.)
-Shangri-la ( earthly paradise, and particularly a mythical Himalayan utopia – a permanently happy land, isolated from the outside world.)
Free and transfer to airport for departure flight (via Kunming). End of your journey.
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