Daocheng-Yading Airport to Open
After the opening of the airport, the journey from Chengdu to Daoyang will be cut from about 13 hours to one hour. Currently the only option from Chengdu to Daocheng is to take a bumpy bus.
Daocheng-Yading, which is one of the less touched places in China, is famous for the gorgeous autumn scenery. It is located at the south of Gantse Tibetan Prefecture at the border of Sichuan Province. A hiking trip is wothwhile from Lugu Lake to Daocheng because the fall foliage scenery alongside the road is heavenly beautiful. Daocheng is also one of the best places for photography.
The Photos below show the stunning autumn scenery in Daocheng.