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Lhasa Tour

  • Lhasa Tour
  • Lhasa Tour

Trip Description

This tour covers all the three world heritage sites like The Potala palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor street. You can visit the Dalai lama’s summer palace and  stroll in the old alleys of Barkhor street where you can enjoy the sweet tea and chat with locals or bargain with the street vendors to understand the real life in Lhasa.  Besides, Never miss the chane to explore the dramatic Monks debate on the Buddhist doctrines in the Sera monastery.

What's Include

  • Tibet travel permit and all other necessary permits to Tibet
  •     All entrance ticket fees for all tourist sites listed in the itinerary
  •     Knowledgeable English-speaking Tibetan local tour guide shared in your group;
  •     Comfortable, clean and safe vehicle with reliable Tibetan local driver; vehicle ranging from 4WD land cruiser to minibus depending on the group size
  •     All lodging listed in the itinerary; If you travel individually, you will need to share one room with another tourist; while if you prefer to stay in one room by yourself, you will have to pay the single room supplement.
  •     Group tours only include a welcome dinner after your arrival in Tibet.
  •     One shared big Oxygen tank in the car
  •     Tourist accident/casualty insurance

Outline Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrive in Lhasa

Day 2 : Lhasa Tour - Potala Palace, Johkang Temple, and Barkor Street

Day 3 : Lhasa Tour - Drepung and Sera Monastery

Day 4 : Departure from Lhasa

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1 :  Arrive in Lhasa
When you arrive in Lhasa either by train or flight, your guide will greet you and take you to your hotel. Tourists may view the Yarlung Tsangpo River/ Bhamaputra river (the Longest and largest river in Tibet) and Lhasa river on their way to Lhasa. After arriving in Lhasa, you can take a rest and get acclimatized to high altitude. If you feel to go out, then you can go to the Potala Square, where you will enjoy the fountain with different colors and get amazing photos of the Potala and around. Stay overnight in Lhasa.

Day 2 :  Lhasa Tour - Potala Palace, Johkang Temple, and Barkor Street
Today's tour will first bring you to the Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It was put to use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. The most valuable collections of Potala Palace are the gilded burial stupas of former Dalai Lamas and meditation Cave of the 33rd great king of Tibet. Then after lunch, tourists head to Jokhang Temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century, in order to promote the Buddhist religion. Inside you can see the statue of Buddha Sakyamuni at the age of twelve, perhaps the only most venerated object in Tibetan Buddhism. Around the temple is Barkhor street where you can do kora (a religious circle of a building or mountain) with pilgrims and locals, in the meantime you can buy souvenirs. Stay overnight in Lhasa

Day 3 :  Lhasa Tour - Drepung and Sera Monastery
In the morning ,you are going to visit Drepung monastery which is one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, founded in 1416 by Jamyang choge, one of the Tsongkhapa’s main disciples. Ganden palace used to be Dalai lama’s palace in the Drepung before he moved to the Potala palace. In the Afternoon, Tourists will visit Sera Monastery which is another one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, founded in 1419 by Jamchen Chojey, one of the Tsongkhapa’s main disciples. The hot attraction is the Monks debate at around 3 - 5 in the afternoon. Stay overnight in Lhasa

Day 4 :  Departure from Lhasa
The guide will transfer you to the airport or train station and help you get on board.

What's Include

  • Tibet travel permit and all other necessary permits to Tibet
  •     All entrance ticket fees for all tourist sites listed in the itinerary
  •     Knowledgeable English-speaking Tibetan local tour guide shared in your group;
  •     Comfortable, clean and safe vehicle with reliable Tibetan local driver; vehicle ranging from 4WD land cruiser to minibus depending on the group size
  •     All lodging listed in the itinerary; If you travel individually, you will need to share one room with another tourist; while if you prefer to stay in one room by yourself, you will have to pay the single room supplement.
  •     Group tours only include a welcome dinner after your arrival in Tibet.
  •     One shared big Oxygen tank in the car
  •     Tourist accident/casualty insurance

What's Exclude

  • International flight to and out of China
  • Domestic flight/train to and out of Lhasa. (We can provide you the domestic flight/train ticket booking service at the BEST discount price, please contact us our travel experts for the details.)
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary; usually it costs about USD3-15 per person for one meal in TAR (Tibet Autonomous Region).
  • Tips and gratitude to tour guide and driver
  • Personal expenses, like laundry, phone call, snacks, soft drinks (please do the best to avoid the alcoholic beverages during your Tibet trip), optional tour activities, etc

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