Tibet

From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang

The Trip

This trip covered 3,500km from Lhasa (Tibet) to Kashgar in Xinjiang, with detours to visit Everest from the north side and join the pilgrims walking around Mount Kailash. Read More...

MountKailash

The trek around the sacred Mount Kailash, Tibet, covers 42km and includes Drolma Pass at 5630m. Read More...
 
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Pearl Tower, Pudong     Lujiazui, Shanghai, Shanghai, China : AJR-6460.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Pudong Skyline     Huangpu, Shanghai, Shanghai, China : AJR-6483.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    View from Jinmao Tower, Pudong     Lujiazui, Shanghai, Shanghai, China : AJR-6515.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    View from Jinmao Tower, Pudong     Lujiazui, Shanghai, Shanghai, China : AJR-6524.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Atrium of the Jinmao Tower, Pudong     Lujiazui, Shanghai, Shanghai, China : AJR-6545.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Om Mani Padme Hum     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6615.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Butter Lamp, Drepung Monastery     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6652.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Monks Debating, Sera Monastery     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6703.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Monks Debating, Sera Monastery     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6719.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Monks Debating, Sera Monastery     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6735.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Potala Palace     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6772.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Potala Palace     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6782.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Fire Notice, Potala Palace     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6810.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Prayer Wheels, Potala Palace     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6832.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Prayer Wheels, Potala Palace     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6838.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Street Scene, Lhasa     Chengguan, Lhasa, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6848.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Kongmu Lake     Nagarze, Shannan, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6900.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Prayer Flags on Pylon on Gampa La     Gyangze, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6923.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Monks Sweeping at Tashilhunpo Monastery     Tashilhunpo Gompa, Shigaste, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-6992.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang       , Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7068.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang       , Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7072.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang       , Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7089.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    "Free Tibet" protest, on Pass     Lhatse, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7123.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Himalayan Landscape on Everest Approach     Tingri, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7143.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Everest Basecamp for Tourists     Tingri, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7187.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Everest at Sunset     , , ,  : AJR-7227.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Everest from Rongphu Monastery     Tingri, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7278.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Cuckoo Clock at Rongpho Monastery     Tingri, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7285.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Herd passing through Tongri     Tingri, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7399.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Portratit of a Women in small village     Nyalam, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7504.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Glasses hanging in House     Nyalam, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7507.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Peaks     Gyirong, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7669.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Peaks     Gyirong, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7684.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Pekhutso Lake     Gyirong, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7697.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Powerr Lines     Zhongba, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7760.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Road across the Tibetan Plateau     Zhongba, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7767.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Manasarova Lake at Dusk     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7795.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    River near Manasarova Lake, Xiongbacun     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7804.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Bridge near Manasarova Lake, Xiongbacun     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7805.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Snowy Prayer Flags, Kailash Kora     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7846.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Mount Kailash     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7876.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Adding Prayer Flags to Drolma Pass     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7914.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Prayer Flags on Drolma Pass     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7917.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Prayer Flags on Drolma Pass     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7924.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Pilgrim on Kailash Kora     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8003.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Mani Stone, Kailash Kora     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8017.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Snow Fall at Kailash Camp     Burang, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8033.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Chortens at Guru Rinpoche (Tirthapuri) Monastery     Gar, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8143.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Mani Stones at Guru Rinpoche (Tirthapuri) Monastery     Gar, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8145.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Pilgrim at Guru Rinpoche (Tirthapuri) Monastery     Gar, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8151.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Pilgrims at Guru Rinpoche (Tirthapuri) Monastery     Gar, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8167.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Landscape in Zanda     Zanda, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8308.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Landscape in Zanda     Zanda, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8311.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Bridal Model and Landscape in Zanda     Zanda, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8325.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Road through Zanda     Zanda, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8343.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Palace for the Kingdom of Guge     Zanda, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8354.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Monk in Guge     Zanda, Ngari, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-8427.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Reflection in Small Lake (unnamed?) in Aksai Chin     , , ,  : AJR-8581.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Reflection in Small Lake (unnamed?) in Aksai Chin     , , Aksai Chin, China/India : AJR-8580.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Road on Descent into Xinjiang     Kargilik, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8599.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Road on Descent into Xinjiang     Kargilik, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8601.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Metal Worker, Yecheng     Yarkant, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8676.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Metal Worker, Yecheng     Yarkant, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8680.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Metal Worker, Yecheng     Yarkant, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8682.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Metal Worker, Yecheng     Yarkant, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8686.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Metal Worker, Yecheng     Yarkant, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8692.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Food Stall, Yecheng     Yarkant, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8702.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Metal Worker, Yecheng     Yarkant, Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8704.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Food Stall, Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8868.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Food Stall, Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8875.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Food Stall, Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8886.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Shearing Fat-Tailed Sheep, Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8902.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye
Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Seller, Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8920.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8926.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Portrait, Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8929.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Children's Shoes, Kashgar Market     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-8940.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Dentist Sign, Kashgar     , Kashi(Kaxgar), Xinjiang, China : AJR-0905.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye Tibet, From Lhasa to Kashgar, Xinjiang    Porttrait of a Young Tibetan     Tingri, Rikaze, Xizang (Tibet), China : AJR-7317.jpg    &copy 1990-2013 AJ Rye