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Extravagant Yak Tours

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Cultural tours of Chengdu and Tibet are not to be missed! A relaxing and fun ride through the heart of Chengdu on a bamboo bicycle is the perfect way to feel the vibe of this ancient city! Ride a local hand made bamboo bicycle and enjoy a friendly...more
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Chengdu 610041, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Could this experience with this company get any better! My mate and I knew we had a 18hr layover in Chengdu, we knew we had to make the most of it. Blessed to find Extravagant Yak! I contacted Jim in hopes to make a reservation...More

Thank Cameron B
Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey Cameron, glad you enjoyed your Chengdu experience! And we will take you up on the offer for a beer next time you're here! Jim

Reviewed September 10, 2018

The process for foreigners to ride to Lhasa is complicated and not at all transparent. The guys at Extravagant Yak handled it for us and provided a guide (Lobsang) and a driver (Dadong) who knew the dialects and the villages and who provided exceptional support...More

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JimH3761, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Hi Jerry, thanks for trusting us with your trip of a lifetime! Hope to see you back in these parts someday soon! Jim

Reviewed May 20, 2018

Outstanding Life-Time memory and experience for business students both from mainland china and canada. Excellent service and professional team from Extravagant Yak. Thank you Abu and Jim. Thank you Jasinda. Thank you, Tinle Gonbo.Thank you Tashi Renchen. Thank you, Lee. Thank you. Extravagant Yak. 14位学生和2位Ph.D教授私人8天订制游学项目。Extravagant...More

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2018

David, it was great to have your group come and encourage Tibetan small businesses of excellence in Shangri-La. We hope you learned some things too, and that we'll do this again in the future!

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Outstanding trip. Catered to our needs. Couldn’t recommend enough. Flexibility coupled with knowledge and decision making. Ideal combo. Intimate knowledge of local spots. So very great guys. Thanks a million.

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Cheers Jordan, we're thrilled you enjoyed the photo tour! Keep smiling!

Reviewed October 24, 2017

Still in awe of my trip!! WOW, what an adventure - meeting Jim, Abu, Jake and Tsering was such a highlight in addition to the terrain, culture and people of Tibet. I will 100% be going back to tour with them!

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Wow, thanks Elladee! Look forward to your return! Don't forget to bring some friends :-) Jim

Reviewed October 23, 2017

Five out of five stars. I would recommend this trip and the staff at Extravagant Yak to anyone looking for a true mountain bike adventure of a lifetime. The amazing staff at Extravagant Yak led us on a magical mountain bike journey through Tibet. Every...More

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Thanks so much for this generous feedback Maureen! All the best with the rest of your adventures in 2017! Jim

Reviewed October 23, 2017

Extravagant Yak with its owner Jim and his team is THE go-to place for all things Tibet. They truly care about this unique region, and try to make a difference to the local people through their operation. My trip to visit the highlights of Lhasa...More

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Christian, you're a great ambassador for Germany! Thanks for coming and making many great Tibetan travel memories with us! We truly hope to see you again soon. Jim

Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Just completed our half day bike tour with superstar guide Abu who provides the three of us with gorgeously crafted bamboo bikes and rode all over the city with us pointing out great highlights. I highly recommend this to anyone who wants some exercise while...More

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Thanks for your glowing feedback! We'd love to host you again in the future. Jim

Reviewed June 4, 2017

Jim did such an amazing job showing us the beautiful country of China. It was jaw dropping as we experience the culture which he had deep knowledge of and the land which we hiked. Him and his team know his stuff and they know how...More

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2017

Thanks Navid, let us know when you plan to be back! Jim

Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We have worked with Jim and his staff for three treks/tours now, and are so thankful for this company. We come with 8-10 college students in order to trek & learn about Tibetan and Chinese culture and worldview. EY gets you off the beaten tourist...More

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Jim H, Owner at Extravagant Yak Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2017

We love this ongoing partnership with EXPLORE. As always, we hope to do it again next year! Jim

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