Thursday, June 30, 2011
4 days after leaving Chengdu, our route to Shangri-La has is approaching to its high point. Climbing layers and layers of mountains we are finally arriving Litang, an important military post and itself of historical significance, see the link.
Situated 4,014 meters above sea level, and yet surrounded by cascades of high mountain ranges, tells the traveler, the great Tibetan Plateau is in sight.
We have an early wake up call, the first clear and beautiful morning to finally get some nice shots along the way, everyone found himself hungry, time to lunch!