Qinghai Lake & Tibetan ethic Tour


Start Xining

Finish Xining

Theme Culture immersion 

Ages Min5

Type Families group

Group size Min 10, Max 30



Day1 Xining    

Upon your arrival at the Xining Caojiabao Airport,our tour guide will meet and escort you to your hotel in Xining downtown.

Day2  Ta’er  Monastery &Dongguan Great Mosque

7:30am-9:30am Open ceremony   ice break games

10:00am-12:30am visit the famous Taer Monastery  

12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch

2:00pm-5:30pm Visiting Qinghai Museum, which features in three exhibition centers: Qinghai Protoculture, Qinghai Ethnic Collections and Tibetan Buddhism Arts.

Day3 Qinghai Museum & Qinhai Lake

7:30am-9:30am Drive to Qinhai Lake

9:30am-11:30am Visit Qinhai Lake

12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch

1:30pm-5:00pm Cycling around lake

Day4  Chaka Salt Lake 

7:30am-12:00am Visit tiben family and

12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch

1:30pm-3:00pm Drive to Chaka Lake

3:00pm-5:30pm Tour Chaka Salt Lake

Day5 Heima river and bird island

7:30am-9:30am Drive to Heima river

9:30am-11:30am Tour bird island

12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch

2:00pm-5:00pm Heima River camping&BBQ,Work with your teammates to set up camp ,watching stars and laughing together, reflecting on the day's challenges

Day6  Qilian Grassland

7:30am-9:30am Drive to Qilian Grassland

10:30am-12:00pm Hiking Grassland

12:00pm-2:00pm Lunch

2:20pm-5:30m Menyuan Rape Flower Base& Return Xining

Day7 Departure


Tour transportation

Daily activities,culture classes, tours and entrances to attractions


Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Full-time Tour Director

Travel insurance in China

Please note: The prices listed are per person, in US dollars, and do not include international airfare, and are based on a minimum of double occupancy, 5% discount for the third guest and the fourth guest sharing a room. There must be at least one adult per room.


International or internal flights unless specified

China visa

Personal expenses

Accommodation not listed in the itinerary

Single Room Supplement

Tourist sites which are not listed in the itinerary

Recommended optional activities in each city

Optional tips to guides, drivers, etc

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Culture immersion

Sliding Sand and Sand Sculpture  

Yak Riding 

Bike Riding around the Lake

Grass land game

Watch Sunset at the Lake 

Tibetan Welcome for You with Hada

Visit Tibetan local families, You will be able to get a hands-on experience of tibetan lifestyle. Tibetans welcome for you with hada, jump GuoZhuang dance in the grassland.Dress in Tibetan cloth, watch local performance, dance with them!

Learn to Get Fresh Yak Milk, Making Cheese, Yogurt, and Butter

Learn Herding animals on the grassland with local families 


Ta’er Monastery & Dongguan Great Mosque

Visit the famous Ta’er Monastery, the birthplace of the Tibetan Buddhism master—Tsongkhapa—who was the founder of Gelug sect. The monastery is also famous as one of "six monasteries of Gelug", and a very important institute to learn Buddhism, Astronomy and Medicine. The Ta'er Monastery is rich in fascinating arts. The famous butter sculptures, the barbolas, and the murals are considered to be the three most unique arts of superb craftsmanship.        



Qinghai Lake

As the largest inland lake, as well as the largest salt water lake in China, Qinghai Lake was elected as the most beautiful lake in China by China’s National Geographic. While on the foot of mountains are endless beautiful grassland and rapeseed flower lands which are connected to the lakeside. At the same time, Qinghai Lake is a sacred Tibetan Buddhist site. There are many devoted Buddhist coming from afar to worship to Qinghai Lake each year. 

Erlang Jian Scenic Area, Riyue Mountain and Daotang River  

The site is a long and narrow embankment winding into Qinghai Lake, just like a sword. It is famous for grassland, sand beach, a diversity of animals and folk activities.

Chaka Salt Lake  

This natural crystallized saline lake is regarded as the eastern gateway to Qaidam Basin, which reserves the largest salt mine in the world. The snow-white lake bed and the crystal blue water against the azure sky win it the reputation of “Mirror of the Sky.” 

Heima River and Bird Island

Bird Island, northwest of Qinghai Lake, is one of the most beautiful lakes in China. It is connected to the bank on one side while the others are surrounded by water. 

Qilian Grassland

Qilian Grasslands is one of the best grasslands in the country, home to thousands of Tibetan nomads during the summer.In the Tibetan epic King Gesar, the grassland gained the name of “Golden Lotus Prairie” due to its distinct climate and good weather. The Uygur and Mongols call the grassland “Golden Pasture”.


Menyuan Rape Flower Base

The rape flowers land is next to Qilian Mountain.Located in the Menyuan county, Haibei Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Qinghai Province, it is the key oil material producing areas in the Qinghai Province and northwestern region.The Rape Flower Festival, every July, is the best time to visit these flowers.



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