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Nyingchi Travel Guide

Nyingchi Tours

Nyingchi tour will take you to the native land of Menba and Luoba people who have plenty of very typical traditional living customs and religious beliefs. Nyingchi, "throne of the sun" in Tibetan, is located in the southeast of the Tibet on the middle and lower reaches of the Brahmaputra. Nyingchi is one of the important cradles of ancient Tibetan civilization. As early as four or five thousand years ago, ancestors of Tibetan began to live and work on this vast land. Due to its varying altitude, Nyingchi is generally wet and rains are quite heavy especially from October to April which makes it difficult for travelers to roam around in the city, even though these rains give the city a great charm. So one has to keep in mind the time at which they choose to travel to Nyingchi. With green mountain slopes, snow-capped peaks and crystal-clear rivers, Nyingchi looks just like heaven on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. Its unique ethnic living customs, music and dances, sports and tournaments and so on are attractive for tourists come to travel in Nyingchi.

Nyingchi Tour Attractions

Details.. Namjagbarwa Peak

In Tibetan, Namjagbarwa means a "long lance piercing into the sky." The sky-scraping Namjagbarwa Peak, with its majestic appearance, precipitous shape and unpredictable climate, ha...

Details.. Basum Tso Lake

The lake, named Basum-Tso in Tibetan, is a highland lake lying 90 kilometers (56 miles) west of Kongpo Gymdo county. Basum has another Tibetan name, Tsokou, which means green water...

Details.. Yarlung Tsangpo Canyon

The Yarlung Tsangpo Great Canyon, also called "the last pure land of the world," is the biggest canyon in the world. It has its unique landforms, rich biological resources, beautif...

Details.. Bayi Town

The Bayi Town, located 406 kilometers east of Lhasa, is the site of the administrative office of Nyingchi. It is located in Nyingchi County, at 2,900 meters above sea level, and is...

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