Tianbao Snow Mountain in Shangrila, Diqing
Tianbao Snow Mountain is one of the 7 biggest snow mountains in Shangri-La area, with more than 100 peaks over 4000 meters, the highest being 4750 meters above the sea level.
Attraction Type: Snow Mountain
Chinese Name: 天宝雪山(Pinyin: Tianbao Xueshan)
Best Time to Visit: From October to April
Open Hours: All Day Long
Admission Fee: Free
Altitude: 4,750 meters
Location: Annan Village of Sanba Town in Shangri-La City, Diqing Prefecture of Yunnan Province
Tianbao Snow Mountain is one of the top seven biggest snow mountains in Shangri-La area, with more than 100 peaks over 4000 meters, the highest being 4750 meters above the sea level. In the primitive forests, rare flowers and herbs are scattered around grotesque vines and age-old trees. It is the the Alps in Shangri-La area, while the beautiful scenery is less known by the people outside. Besides the snow-capped mountains, cliffs, gorges, and original forest, there are many different kinds of plants and animals.
What to See at Tianbao Snow Mountain
Walking 6 KM to the end of the valley in the primitive forests, then we will arrive at a natural alpine pastures, the most beautiful mountain lake of Tianbao Snow Mountain is lying in the pasture. It gives a strong sense of change and variation, crystal water, green forest, white snow mountains, as well as the snow mountains plated with gold when sunset. Showing an isolated snow mountain landscape painting in front of us which makes us indulged it.
How to Get there
Tourists can take the shuttle bus in Shangri-La City to Sanba Town, then take a local chartered bus to go to Annan Village.