Full day Highlights of Shangri-la
Shangri-La, Yunnan, China
Visit Songzanlin Monastery, the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Yunnan today. Head to Shiga Mountain for relaxing walk and explore local villages on the way. Climb up to the top of Guishan Hill.
Take a trip to Songzanlin Monastery, the biggest Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Yunnan Province. Built in 1674, the monastery is emulated after the Potala Palace in Lhasa and termed the 'Potala Palace of Yunnan'.
Afterwards, drive to Shiga Mountain for a relaxing walk along the Napa Flood Plains and visit various local villages on the way. If you are lucky, spot migrating black-neck cranes in winter!
Climb up to the top of Guishan Hill or Tortoise Hill where you will see the largest Prayer Wheel of the world and have a panoramic view of Shangri La county and Dukezong.