Activity: Cultural Spiritual Experience
Season: All Year Around
Transportation: Jeep/ Van/ Flight
Duration: 7 days
Tibet lhasa tour starts after you take an hour flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa which is more reminiscent to mountain flight. This flight will offer you the most spectacular mountain views of the beautiful mountain ranges. In Lhasa our representative will receive you in airport and transfer you to hotel. On the next two days of your tour you will enjoy the sightseeing tour to Lhasa city where you will explore the Jhokhang Temple, the bustling Barkhor Streets, the wonderful Potala palace and the Holy Derpung and sera monasteries. On the fourth day you will take a flight back to Kathmandu.
Day 01 – Kathmandu (1,300m)/China – Lhasa (3,650m):
Fly to Lhasa crossing over the highest Himalayan ranges of the world (1 Hr.). Or arrive via mainland China to Lhasa. Transfer and check-in to your hotel. Full rest for acclimatization – Hotel.
Day 02-03 – In Lhasa:
Two full day sight-seeing tour of Lhasa including Jokhang temple, Barkhor bazaar, Potala palace, Sera & Drepung monasteries, etc. – Hotel.
Day 04 – Lhasa – Ganden – Lhasa: 100 KM:
Drive to Ganden Monastery; Explore around and back to Lhasa on the same day. O/N at hotel.
Day 05 – Lhasa – Xigatse via Gyantse.
Drive to Shigatse via Gyantse and Yamdroktso. Enroute visit Yamdroktso and Phalkhor and Khumbub stupa in Gyantse. Drive to Shigatse. O/N at hotel.
Day 06 – Shigatse – Lhasa.
Visit Tashilomphu Monastery; Explore around Shigatse and drive direct to Lhasa. O/N at Hotel.
Day 07 -
Drive to the Airport or Train station for the next destination.