Tibet has always been a dream for travelers, explorers and Jet Setters alike. So we have designed this short trip to Lhasa that offers you an experience to be in the world's highest plateau and observe the day life as it was for past centuries. Although at present, the city of Lhasa is a mixture of old and new, the new Lhasa is a modern town, having a network of streets, apartments, hotels and stores. The old city of Lhasa dates back to 6-7th century is round the Jokhang temple, from here one can still see Lhasa of the old days with pilgrims, traders, people from all walks of life.
Day 1: Fly to Lhasa (3650m) Fly to Gongar airport. On arrival drive to Lhasa. Recommended low activity to rest and acclimatize.
Day 2: Morning tour Potala Palace and Norbulinka. Afternoon explore Barkhor Street and Jokhang temple.
Day 3: Morning take a moderate hike from the Pabongka Monastery. Arrive at Sera monastery in the afternoon in time for the debate ceremony.
Day 4: Day trip to Yam Drok Tso Lake. Visit Dropenling Handicraft Center in the late afternoon.
Day 5: Tibetan family visit. Fly back home.
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Asia Tibet Local Culture Cultural Journey Pilgrimage/Spirituality