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Dates in 2015

  • Trekking and 5000m Summit
    This medium difficult 7-day trekking tour through the northern Minya Konka Range includes an en-passage ascent of a nearby 5000m peak. From here you will be rewarded with the most stunning view on the 6000 and 7000m peaks of this majestic massif. PDF-document download
  • 10.Aug - 3.Sep. Derge and Mt. Chola
    Kora and Trekking around the sacred 6000m Mt. Chola Massif (Que'er Shan), through the stunning scenery of central Kham and to the main Buddhist monasteries of the former Kingdom Derge: Pelpung, Dzongsar, Derge Printing House, Dzogchen
  • 6. - 23. September: Minya Konka, Lakes in Tagong - 18 days high alpine trekking
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  • Kora around Minya Konka and to the Konka Monastery
    We are running the 8 days trekking tour around the Minya Konka (Gongga Shan) on a regular basis as well as throughout the whole year.
    For more information on dates and booking please write to wstourixatgmail.com.
  • 9. - 28. June   —   BIRDWATCHING in Sichuan   —  
    One of the major biodiversity hotspots in East Asia
    This year our birdwatching adventure leads us through Longcanggou Forest Park, Wolong / Balang Shan as well as into the northern parts of this province. Here we will drive across the vast Zoige (=Ruo'ergai) Grassland, and visit the famous National Park Jiuzhaigou and the Nature Reserve Tangjiahe. Focus birds are Pheasants, Parrotbills and many more endemics and rarity birds.
    For more information or for individual requests, please contact wstourixatgmail.com.
  • N E W ! !   —   BIRDING in YUNNAN
    From end of this year we will also run a guided Birding Tour to the western parts of Yunnan.
    As birding destinations we have chosen various sites along the narrow but long Gaoligong Mountain Range, certain spots near the border with Myanmar, and around Lijiang/Yangzi River area. Focus birds are Slender-billed Scimitar Babbler, Cachar Wedge-billed Babbler (Sphenocichla roberti), Blue-winged Laughingthrush, Biet’s Laughingthrush, Coral- & Red-billed Scimitar Babbler, Streak-throated Barwing, Fire-tailed Myzornis, Blue-bearded Bee-Eater, Mrs. Hume’s Pheasant, Sclater’s Monal, Yunnan & Giant Nuthatch. Other birds might include Purple Swamphen, Black-headed Shrike-Babbler, Assam, Striated, Scaly, Red-tailed Laughingthrush, Brown-winged Parrotbill, Greater Rufous-headed Parrotbill, Collared Myna and many more.
    Here is an introduction of the birds and bird sites in Western Yunnan. PDF-document download
    Here is the 2015 WALL CALENDAR with a set of typical and individual photographs of Sichuan, and it is free! Document size is about 10MB and designed for an A4 print-out.calendar download