Day 01: Arrive Lhasa (3660m)
We can arrange your arrival in Lhasa from any where, just send us your preference. You can fly to Lhasa either Kathmandu or from Chengdu, Beijing, Shanghai, Xian or any nearby hub. You will be met at Gonggar Airport by your Tibetan guide. After immigration formalities, you will be driven to Lhasa (3650 meters). It takes around an hour to reach the old city. After checking in at your hotel, you are advised to take rest and take it easy. Drink plenty of fluids and let your body get used to Lhasa’s high altitude.
Day 02: In Lhsas - Sightseeing in Lhasa (3650m)
After breakfast,visit to Sera Monastery, Norbulingka and the Barkhor Square. At the famous Sera Monastery, you will get an insight into the important aspects of Tibetan Buddhism. You pay a visit to Norbulingka, the summer retreat of the Dalai Lama. Completed in 1956, the beautiful building is ornately decorated with Tibetan carvings and paintings.
Jokhang temple provides yet another glimpse of the rich Tibetan cultural heritage. You will also get the chance to stroll around the busy Barkhor Square, the nerve centre of Lhasa. After the day's tour, you will be escorted back to your hotel.
Day 03: In Lhasa - Sightseeing tour in Lhasa
After breakfast, visit the the majestic Potala Palace. The imposing structure of the palace dominates the landscape of Lhasa. As you are guided through the ancient chambers of the palace, you get to see Tibetan art at its best. The Potala Palace has a vast array of intricate Tibetan murals and beautiful statues. You will also get to view the tombs of the eight Dalai Lamas.
Later visit Drepung Monastery where you can observe nuns and monks chanting and performing religious discourses. After the day's tour is over, you are escorted back to your hotel for a well-earned rest.
Day 04: Depart Lhasa
You will be driven to the airport in time to catch your flight home.
We offer tours base on 3 different category hotels in Lhasa. The cost outlined here is based on using standard hotel in Lhasa like New Mandala or similar. According to customoer choice we offer deluxe hotel like Lhasa Mansarover or Hotel Xingding or budget hotel like Hotel Flora or Yak or similar. Please write to us your priority.
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