Chamdo, located in the northeast of Tibet, is a transportation hub of the renowned Ancient Tea Horse Road. Connecting with Yunnan, Sichuan, and Qinghai Provinces, Chamdo is one of the vital gateways for travelers to enter Tibet by overland. Besides the perfect geographic condition, the culture and natural scenery also make Chamdo known in the world.
With thousands of years' history, Chamdo is the core zone to know about the unique Kangba Culture. What's more, you can also explore the majestic natural scenery in this charming place which is abundant in marvelous snow-capped mountains, vast grassland, dense forest, thundering waterfalls, etc. In order to help you discover the best of Chamdo, we Great Tibet Tour make out a short list about tops things to do in Chamdo: Ranwu Lake, Galden Jampaling Monastery, Karub Ruins, Riwoche Monastery, Tsedrug Temple, etc.
Climate and travel season: Late spring and early autumn are the best travel seasons to Chamdo.
Specialties: Karma County's handcraft thangka is a folk art treasure with bright colors and exquisite workmanship.