Mount Namche Barwa is the highest snow peak in the Linzhe area. The Namchag Barwa Trek encircles the Yarlong Tsangpo River valley (also known as the Namchag Barwa valley), and is the largest valley in the world. The average depth of the valley is 5000m, with the lowest point 5382m. In 1994, the Great Canyon of the Namchag Barwa valley was confirmed as the largest in the world by both the American Geographic Committee and the Guinness Book of World Records. Here you will find rich plant life as well as stunning geography and you will also have the chance to see the Menba and Luoba minority people who populate the valley.
Day 01: Transfer to the airport and fly to the Gongkar airport.
Day 02: Lhasa sightseeing
Day 03: Lhasa sightseeing
Day 04: Drive to Bayi town, O/N camp
Day 05: Drive to Pailong for night,camp, preparing for trekking
Day 06: Trek fron Pailong town, cross cable bridge,then to Yumei for night in camp or local people house
Day 07: Trek to Zhaqu, O/N camp
Day 08: Full day trekking around Zhaqu, Yalung Zangbo River and Namche Barwa, the deepest canyon of the world, O/N camp
Day 09: Trek to Yumei from Zhaqu, O/N camp
Day 10: Trek to Pailong and then drive to Bayi, O/N camp
Day 11: Drive to Basum (Basu), O/N camp
Day 12: Drive to Lhasa
Day 13: Flight to Chengdu/Kathmandu