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Namcha Barwa Trek in Tibet

Trip Level
Max Altitude
7,782 m
Trip Duration
11 Days


The different location of the plants and geography, climate is few to be see in the world according to the nature surrounding here, the minority people here are

Located in the 95 east longitude, 29 north latitude. The Namchag Barwa Trek is cycled by the Yarlu Zangbo River. Here formed the largest valley of the world-Yarlu Zangbo River valley (other name is Namchag Barwa valley). The average deepth of the valley is 5000m. The bottom is 5382m. In 1994, Great Canyon of the Namchag Barwa Trek was confirmed as the largest in the world by both America Geography Committee and Guinness Book of World Records.

There’s various abundant sources here. The different location of the plants and geography, climate is few to be see in the world according to the nature surrounding here, the minority people here are Menba and Luoba people who live the tradition and custom life, full of secret colors.

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 01: Kathmandu/Chengdu-Lhasa (flight), arrive Lhasa for night, and have a rest in the afternoonDay 02:

  • Drive to Bayi town for night

  • Day 03: Drive to Pailong for night, camp, preparing for trekking

  • Day 04: Trek fron Pailong town, cross cable bridge, then to Yumei for night in camp or local people house

  • Day 05: Trek to Zhaqu for night

  • Day 06: Full day trekking around Zhaqu, Yalung Zangbo River and Namche Barwa, the deepest canyon of the world, camp for night

  • Day 07: Trek to Yumei from Zhaqu for night

  • Day 08: Trek to Pailong and then drive to Bayi for night

  • Day 09: Drive to Basum (Basu) for night

  • Day 10: Drive to Bamda (Bangda) for night

  • Day 11: Flight to Lhasa – Chengdu/Kathmandu

Cost Details

  • Nights at hotel and guest houses including breakfast
  • Travel-licensed vehicle according to group size & season as itinerary needed including gas and parking fee
  • Free Lhasa Railway Station transfer at all time on the first day
  • Free pick-up from airport to hotel at 10:00 am, 14:00 pm and 17:00 pm on the first day
  • Guide: experienced local English-speaking tour guide
  • Attractions: all entrance fee mentioned in itinerary
  • Permit: Tibet Tourism Bureau Permit (TTB); Alien's Travel Permit(PSB) to be applied in Shigatse with your original passport which takes abt 30mins
  • Travel Agency Liability insurance
  • Government Tax
  • Express delivery fee of Permit (eg. SF. Express)
  • Food & lodgings for guide & driver
  • Oxygen tank for emergency use
  • Two bottles of mineral water per person per day
  • International flight to and out of China
  • Domestic flight/train to and out of Lhasa; (We’d like to book the domestic flight/train ticket at the BEST price. )
  • Lunch & Dinner are not included but we will recommend some good ones for you according to your requirements. Usually, it takes 3-10 USD per person for each meal
  • While Gratuities for guide and driver is NOT mandatory, it is expected. Based on their service, you can tip them on the last day of the tour. Each of you is suggested to tip them 5-10 USD/day in total
  • All the commission and tax charged by PayPal, Bank, and government when making payment. (e.g. PayPal --- 4.2%. Wire transfer --- 7%)
  • Personal expenses
  • Anything not mentioned in the Inclusions

Equipments Checklist

  • Sunglasses
  • Scarf
  • Hat
  • water Bottle



Departure Dates

No fixed departures.