Xinjiang-Tibet highway (kashgar - lion springs, river), the total length of 1455 km, is the world\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s highest road, on the way over 5, 5000 meters above the mountains one of the highest JieShan Osaka is as high as 5248 meters above sea level, is one of the most dangerous in the few Tibet route, especially JieShan daban groove and the dead. In as little as three days, from an altitude of 900 meters over 5200 meters in xinjiang in the pass, stop to more than 4500 meters of ali, coupled with complex and changeable weather, must have been more than a lot of people body under normal limits.
The Xinjiang-Tibet highway is an important transportation arteries in western Tibet, at an altitude of 5000 meters above the road 130 kilometers, is the world\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s highest highway. Is the most difficult one into the hidden lines. The scenery is no ChuanCangXian is colorful, but it also has a great beauty. Along this line to climb snow-capped mountains at an altitude of more than 5000 m over ten Osaka, climb mount kunlun mountains, the mountain, along the Himalayan north south, across the vast wild west, across the board for more vast stretches of the gobi, desert and snow mountains, often hundreds of miles middle. It is so, we can see crowds of Tibetan antelope, antelope and other wild animals, scene is very spectacular. Along the way, you can also enjoy the weather changeable karakoram, the prosperous ruins of guge kingdom, god hill rinpoche qifeng, sacred lake beside harmony fault and one home - the sakya.
Miles and snow mountain, with dynamics, can be seen everywhere in the wild animals, make it a paradise for adventurers. But to really enjoy it, and the cars are tested by a plateau, no sweet without sweat, heart will feel more fulfilled.
Xinjiang-Tibet is now Tibet ali region supplies and personnel in and out of the main channel, but for travelers, want adventure, see the scenery of the Xinjiang-Tibet, best choice from Lhasa. Because nearly ali from ye, just 3 days trip, from 1300 to 6000 meters above sea level, the elevation difference of nearly 4700 meters, the body will bring sharp change, because of the huge difference if continue to travel to Lhasa for nearly 10, and has been running at an altitude of 4500 meters, will be a great test of body and the will. Starting from Lhasa complex body is adapted to the plateau climate.
Xinjiang-Tibet road: is the worst in several Tibet highway line. Says it is bad there are three reasons: one is the bad road conditions, and 219 national road, even mainland China are less than some developed township of township roads, asphalt rarely, often thousands of miles, almost entirely by tossing the dirt roads; 2 it is the new Tibetan road section at an altitude of 4000 meters, 915 km, 5000 meters above sea level of the road 130 kilometers, and with it the world\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s highest highway; Again, starting from kashgar, only more than 900 meters above sea level, to Tibet and xinjiang border JieShan daban elevation 5400 meters, nearly 5000 meters elevation difference, moreover, the new hidden desolate area along the road, much is empty, no man\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s land, supplies supplement is very difficult, this line is a challenge to the human body normal tolerance limit, is the greatest test of perseverance to people. Also because of this, this not a place to keep the original style, and Xinjiang-Tibet magnificent scenery, along the Himalayan mountains canyons, still attracted many adventurers. West road black works is running, in the near future, Xinjiang-Tibet roads will be much better than now, but the natural environment will not change, still full of challenges.
Xinjiang-Tibet best tourist season: one of the best travel season is seven or eight months, the winter snow mountain, road impassability, other seasons are often stuck in the road, less then a day or two, more than four or five days. Xinjiang-Tibet road conditions in the spring, is the best time in early may each year, import from xinjiang send a maintenance vehicle road level off again. Spring climate is dry and, therefore, is a good season in May.
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