A Real Most of the World

Hiking Through

The Unique Tectonic

The Abundant Resources

Natural Disasters

Wonderful Journeys

Records of the Customs




 Ascend to Heaven on Foot

Distant view of Mount
Jialabailei and Namjagbarwa at
the entrance to the Great Canyon

   Climbing downwards from Pelung Moinba people's village along the downstream of Parlung Zangbo River to the tip of the bend of the Great Canyon, Zhaqu, the full distance of the journey is 30 kilometers. It is a journey of 2 days on foot. The tourists will pass six trail bridges on the Parlung Zangbo, as well as steep cliffs and mountain shortcuts; they will surpass a slope of 400 m in height and arrive at Zhaqu finally; now they arrive at the heart of the largest Canyon in the world; there they can see the horseshoe-like bend of the Yarlung Zangbo River and the bend in a straight angle in the downstream of Parlung Zangbo River; in the meantime, they can also see the snow-covered Mount Namjagbarwa and Jialabaiai Peak.

Mount Jialabailei in the midst of morning glow

Distant view of Mount Jialabailei
in the twilight from Zhaqu







Natural Landscape and Human Customs
Parlung Zangbo - "Land of Fish and Rice in Tibet"

Landscape of Nyang Qu


A Heroic Undertaking by Chinese Scientists

Get to Know the Greatest Canyon
The Largest Wet Tongue of the World

A Peculiar Horseshoe

Magnificent Riverbed Waterfall Groups

Fantastic Vertical Natural Zones

Azalea in Harsh Coldness

The Kingdom of Animals and Plants

Rare and Precious Animals

Exuberant Forests in Deep Valleys

Taking a Wonderful Journey in the Grand Canyon

 An Extraordinary Mud-rock Flow

Unique Culture of the Canyon

Peep into Lhoba Customs

Slash-and-burn Cultivation

The Rule of Bome King
The 6th Generation Dalailama, a Living God of Mamba People and a Mamba Poet