It may be difficult for many drivers to take the New Tibet Line once in their lifetime. Most people have only heard of his name but don’t know how it is so desolate and how beautiful it is.

The new Tibet Line, namely National Highway 219, starts from Yecheng County in Xinjiang in the north and Lai County in Tibet in the south, with a total length of 2,138 kilometers. The Xinzang Highway passes through the world-famous Kunlun Mountains, the Karakorum Mountains, the Gangdise Mountains and the Himalayas, with an average elevation of over 4,500 meters.

Along the way, there are 6 large mountains over 5,000 meters, a total of 18 passes, and hundreds of kilometers across the unmanned area. It is one of the highest and most difficult roads in the world. It is no exaggeration to say that this is a road to Tibet in the sky.

This is a truly inaccessible road. When the four lines of entry are gone, it still has few people coming in and out!

This is the most difficult road to go. The average altitude of the whole line is higher than that of the Qinghai-Tibet line. Please take the road to prepare the real traveler’s mental and physical preparations. The restaurant and accommodations are less and the conditions are poor, but Ali’s The mountains and lakes and the vastness of Xinjiang attract people to embark on this difficult road.

 

Detailed itinerary

D1
Urumqi – Dushanzi District
Driving time: about 4 hours
Altitude: 873 meters
Location: Dushanzi District
Keywords: Anjihai Grand Canyon

Overview of the itinerary:
After the completion of the morning, the team will depart from the meeting point at 9:00, and will arrive at the colorful Anjihai Grand Canyon at 12:30 by Hutubi County, Shihezi and Shawan County. Qingfeng, Hongshan, Yuya, Ludao, Bishui, and there are colorful stones such as red, yellow, white, green and black in the valley. It is like a ribbon flying at the foot of the Tianshan Mountains. It is one of the most colorful canyons in China.

The undulating river cuts the earth, and different rock layers are washed by the river. Only the red steep slopes, dark green cliffs, gray peaks, and the green river flowing through the canyons make the Anjihai Grand Canyon look like Nature’s palette, the color is gorgeous, amazing. Then continue on, driving for half an hour, is expected to arrive at the Dushanzi District in the northern foothills of Tianshan at 17:00.

D2
Dushanzi District – Bayinbulak
Driving time: about 7 hours and 30 minutes
Altitude: 944 meters
Location: Bayinbulak
Keywords: Bayinbulak, nine songs, eighteen bends

Overview of the itinerary:
Drive at 8:00 in the morning, proceed from Dushanzi District to Bayinbulak. It is expected to arrive before 17:00 pm, stay in the grassland before sunset, you can rest at the hotel, or you can choose to go out and enjoy the sunset on the grassland.

In the nine bends and eighteen bends, there are nine suns floating in the sunset, and in the Swan Lake, you can see the swans in groups, which makes people enjoy the harmony with nature inadvertently.

D3
Bayinbulak – Aksu
Driving time: about 10 hours
Altitude: 944~1108 meters
Location of stay: Aksu
Keywords: Kuqa Grand Canyon, Kizil Thousand Buddha Cave

Overview of the itinerary:
Departing at 7:00 in the morning, from Bayinbulak to Aksu, everyone will take a bus to the Kuqa Grand Canyon, also known as the Tianshan Grand Canyon! Between the 5 kilometer-long red-brown giant mountain gorge, you can see the spectacular scenes of various kinds of ghosts such as Hanging Stone, Penguin Peak and Lovers Peak.

After the gorge tour, we continue to move forward. In Xinjiang, which has grasslands, glaciers, snow mountains, deserts, lakes and other landforms, the highway is a kind of different scenery. At this moment, it is driving on the most beautiful highway in Xinjiang. !

After the trip to Aksu, on the way to visit the Kizil Thousand Buddha Cave, located about 60 kilometers southeast of Baicheng County, Xinjiang, backed by the Mingwu Dag Mountain, south of the Muzhati River, tree-lined, Bi Mogao Grottoes Still early caves. It is expected to arrive at Aksu at 19pm.

 

D4
Aksu – Kashgar
Driving time: about 10 hours
Altitude: 1108~1295 meters
Location: Kashgar
Keywords: Colorful Mountain, Kashgar

Overview of the itinerary:
Departing at 7:00 in the morning, all the way along the Gobi Oasis in the Nanpi of Tianshan Mountain, passing through the colorful mountains of Baicheng, it is expected to arrive at Kashgar, a major town in southern Xinjiang at 19:00. Kashi is located in the west of China, and it has an important position on the Silk Road. The essence of the East and West has a glorious history.

The streets and lanes are criss-crossed, the layout is flexible and varied, and the winding path is quiet. Most of the houses are civil and brick-wood structures. Many traditional houses have a history of hundreds of years.

D5
Kashi – Yecheng
Driving time: about 5 hours
Altitude: 1295 meters
Accommodation: Yecheng
Keywords: Tomb of Tomb, Etihael

Overview of the itinerary:
Depart at 8:00 in the morning and visit the largest Etihad Mosque in China in Kashgar. The gates of the mosque are made of sand-yellow bricks. The bell tower next to the mosque seems to tell us the historical story of this ancient building.

Then go to the Tomb of Toon to see. This is a typical Islamic ancient architectural complex, also the tomb of the Islamic sacred tombs, which cover an area of ​​2 hectares. It is 40 meters high and consists of five parts: the gate tower, the small worship temple, the big worship temple, the teaching hall and the main tomb. On the dome of the dome, there is an exquisite tower. At the top of the tower, there is another gold-plated crescent moon, glittering and solemn.

Then take the desert from Kashgar. The Dawakun Desert is located in Telihu Township, Yuepuhu County, 6 kilometers away from 310 Provincial Highway and 110 kilometers away from Kashi City. Known as “the hometown of Chinese desert scenery tourism.”

The Dawakun Lake Desert Tourism Scenic Area is a collection of natural lakes, desert landscapes, cultural monuments and Uyghur-style tourism resources with an area of ​​30,000 mu. It is expected to arrive at Yecheng at 19:00.

 

D6
Yecheng – Thirty Camp (Dahongliutan)
Driving time: about 10 hours
Altitude: 3,820 meters
Accommodation: Thirty Camp
Key words: Kangxi Wada, Thirty Camp, Black Kada, Mazhada, Cudadar.

Overview of the itinerary:
Departing from Yecheng at 7:00 in the morning, passing through the Kudah, the 30-mile barracks, and the Dahongliutan. On the way, you will meet the 0km boundary pillar of Yecheng 219 National Road, the main peak of Qalagoli-Karakorun Mountain Range (8611 meters above sea level), the second highest peak in the world is also the most difficult mountain in the world, K2 peak in the movie.

The peak amount is pyramidal, the ice cliff stands, and the mountain is steep. The steep slopes are covered with traces of avalanches. The north side is like a knife and axe, with an average slope of 45° or more.

The road to Ma Ma is very bad. There is only one lane in the dust. I can only get it when I meet the car. There is no brand in Mazda, so it is necessary for the master who walks this way all the year round. Our team is formed by the retired automen and the outdoor team leader of the Sichuan-Tibet line. The average driving age is more than 10 years, and the strength guarantees your safety. It is expected to arrive at the 30th camp at 19pm.

D7
Thirty Camps – Shiquan River (Ali)
Driving time: about 13 hours
Altitude: 3820~5185 meters
Accommodation: Shiquan River
Keywords: Japanese mural painting, Bangong Lake

Overview of the itinerary:
Depart from Dahongliu Beach at 7:00 in the morning and head to Shiquan River, passing through Qiheda, Jieshan Daxie, Duoma Township, Bangong Lake and Ritian. It is expected to arrive at Shiquan River at 20 o’clock in the evening.

From an altitude of more than 1,000 meters to an altitude of more than 3,000 meters, it officially enters the Ali area of Tibet. You can play in Bangong Lake for an hour or two before moving on. You can watch the Japanese rock paintings along the way. This is a mural in the Japanese county. The hard stone is carved in the rock face, and the lines are smooth and beautiful.

It is mainly distributed in the area of nearly two or three hundred square kilometers in the south and east of Bangong Lake. The most easily found rock paintings are in the area along the Xinzang line near the Japanese soil.

D8
Shiquan River – Zanda
Driving time: about 5 hours
Altitude: 5185~4700 meters
Location: Zanda County
Keywords: Zanda Tulin, Tolin Temple

Overview of the itinerary:
Departing at 8 o’clock in the morning, along the south line of Mount Ganges, turning over Aila Mountain, you will enter the Zidda Tulin, a strange landform around Zanda.

It is expected to arrive at the destination at 13 o’clock in the afternoon, and then go to the Tolin Temple in Zanda County to visit the murals. It stands on the platform of the Xiangquan River Valley in the Ali Zanda County of Tibet. The remaining Kashmiri style murals are so colorful as ever. The murals include the Tara and the King Kong. , protect the god of law, swearing Buddha, supporters, etc.


Except for Ali, it is difficult for you to see such a wonderful Buddhist mural in other places. Shoot Zanda Tallinn in the sunset, if the weather is good, you can arrange the night sky to shoot the stars.

D9
Zanda – Tarchin
Driving time: about 4 hours
Altitude: about 4700 meters
Location: Tachin
Keywords: Guge Dynasty, Gang Rinpoche

Highlights of the itinerary:
Depart at 6 o’clock in the morning, go to the best spot to take photos of the Guge Kingdom ruins. The Guge Dynasty site is 18 km west of Zanda County. It is on the banks of the Xiangquan River in Zabuling District. The terrain is steep and magnificent.

Whenever the beginning of the morning glow or the night falls, the Guge ruins will transmit a kind of incomplete beauty and tragic beauty against the backdrop of the forest.

Then I went to the Mount Kinabalu, the peak of the mountain, like a pyramid, surrounded by eight-petal lotus, the mountain is like a crystal, like a jade inlaid ice sculpture.

From the south, you can see its famous symbol: the Buddhist 10,000-character emblem, which consists of a huge ice trough vertically below the peak and a transverse rock formation, and is therefore considered to be the most famous Mount Sum in Buddhism. It is expected to arrive in Tarchin at 15 pm.

 

D10
Tarchin-Sas
Driving time: about 12 hours
Altitude: 4570~4484 meters
Location: Satun
Keywords: Shenghu Mabian Gyatso, Ghost Lake Laangso

Overview of the itinerary:
Starting at 7:00 in the morning, the vast grasslands and pastoral areas will accompany us all the way. Ghost Lake Laoncuo, Namurani Peak, Shenghu Mabian Gyatso, Shenshan Gang Rinpoche, and Payang Multicolored Desert will also be eye-catching. In Ghost Lake, we will circle the lakeside and shoot the snowy mountains of Namurani and Gang Rinpoche in the best position.

Mabian Chongcuo is the freshwater lake with the most transparency in China’s lakes. It is one of the three “Sacred Lakes” and is the most transparent lake in China. The Namurani Peak, the Tibetans call it the “Mountain of the Virgin” or the “Goddess Peak”. It is expected to arrive in Satun at 20 o’clock in the evening.


D11
Satun–Everest Base Camp
Driving time: about 5 hours
Altitude: 4484~4326 meters
Location: Everest Base Camp
Key words: Pehu Lake, Xixia Bangma Glacier Group, Rongbu Temple.

Highlights of the itinerary:
Depart from Satun at 8:00 in the morning, then drive to Pegucuo, then continue on to Satun Road, passing through Lalongla Mountain to Pecumo Lake.

After that, continue to the highest altitude Everest Nature Reserve in the world. There are many glaciers on the way, passing through the most touching glaciers in the Himalayas, the Xixia Bangma Glacier.

Crossing the Shimabangma Peak and Pecumo, it is expected to arrive at Everest Base Camp at 13:00. In the afternoon, visit the Tibetan Red Church Temple Rongbu Temple built in 1899. The temple is located at the end of the Rongbu Glacier on the north slope of Mount Everest. It is 5,154 meters above sea level and is the highest temple in the world. The temple is about 20 kilometers from the summit of Mount Everest. You can face the world’s highest peak – the majestic of Mount Everest.

D12
Everest Base Camp – Shigatse
Driving time: about 5 hours
Altitude: 4326~3860 meters
Location: Shigatse
Keywords: Everest

Overview of the itinerary:
Departing at 6 o’clock in the morning, today’s target world’s highest peak, Mount Everest, with a height of 8844.43 meters, is one of the most beautiful and stunning top ten famous mountains in China. Early in the morning, you can go to Mount Everest to watch the sunrise. At the best viewpoint in Mount Everest, we will hang on to the prayers, pray for peace, health and happiness. Arriving at the base camp for a short break, the team leader will lead the Everest on foot to the Rongbu Temple, and worship the Lotus Masters. It is expected to arrive in Shigatse at 14 o’clock in the afternoon.

D13
Shigatse – Lhasa
Driving time: about 6 hours
Altitude: 3860~3650 meters
Accommodation location: Lhasa
Keywords: Baiju Temple, Yanghu Lake, Carola Glacier

Overview of the itinerary:
Departing at 8:00 in the morning, drive to the Tashilhunpo Monastery on the slopes of Nissan in the west of Shigatse City, the Gyangzong Fortress in Jiangyan, the Carola Glacier in China’s most beautiful glaciers, and after lunch, head to the three holy lakes in Tibet. A sheep lake, down to the lake to get close to the holy lake, appreciate her infinite charm.

Irregular shapes are meandering, like corals and scorpions. Therefore, it is also known as the “coral lake above” in Tibetan. Its beauty of the lake and mountains, the crown is hidden in the south. It is expected to arrive in Lhasa at 16:00.