Cizhong Village Transportation
How to Get to Cizhong
If you are from some big cities, such as Beijing and Guangzhou, it is recommended to fly to Shangri-La and then transfer from Shangri-La to Deqin. It is more convenient to go to Cizhong from Deqin County. Every day, there are many shuttle buses to Cizhong from Deqin County.
Note: The last bus from Deqin to Cizhong is 3 p.m.
The Yunnan-Tibet Railway under planning stretches to Lhasa in Tibet from Kunming in Yunnan Province. The ideal for the construction of Yunnan-Tibet Railway had been brought up early in 1990s. It is recorded that the Chinese railway experts proposed four schemes on the railway to Tibet, including the Sichuan-Tibet Railway, Yunnan-Tibet Railway, Gansu-Tibet Railway and Qinghai-Tibet Railway. The Qinghai-Tibet Railway scheme was carried out firstly for its construction is relatively easier compared to the Yunnan-Tibet Railway.
By Long-distance Bus
1. Deqin- Cizhong-Badong
2. Deqin -Cizhong Bridge
3. Deqin-Yanmen Township-Weixi
Note: It takes less than 2 hours from Deqin to Cizhong. Except the buses from Deqin to Badong, visitors shall take another 20 minutes to get to Cizhong by walking.
For those who like cycling, Deqin is a better place to cycle. The route from Deqin to Cizhong is suitable for cycling with good road condition and short time of about 4.5 hours.
How to Get Around Cizhong
Renting a car is suitable for a flexible and comfortable way. If there are enough people in your group to share the expense, it is better for you to rent a car with an experienced driver and a tour guide if you are foreign travelers. If you want to have more fun on the way, renting a car is highly recommended way. The driver of chartering car can stop for you to enjoy the scenery and take photos. But a tourist bus will not stop on the way.
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