Potala Palace - Jokhang Temple - Drepung Monastery - Sera Monastery - Namtso Lake
4000 m/13120 ft
May - October
Lhasa Tour Highlights
• Cultural & Religious Sightseeing in Lhasa.
• Potala palaces, Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Drak Yerpa Monastery.
• Breath-taking view of Himalayas and the Roof of the world from in and out of flight.
Tibet “The roof the world” has a beautiful and charming city in Tibet, which known as Lhasa, it is known as altitude and highest permanent city in the earth as well. The Lhasa stands at 3600 M/11808 FT above the sea level and surrounded by the mount of the dry high plateau and the river follow just south Lhasa city. Our 4 days Lhasa tour itinerary took all the measure touristic spot in Lhasa. While flying to Lhasa the wide range of striking panorama Himalayan view will be seen. As you soon as you arrive at Lhasa Gonggar Airport (65 km far from Lhasa), you will get a splendid view of Tibet plateau. Following days we go to see the historical and cultural relics city of Lhasa, which has a number of fabulous Buddhist moments and some of them are listed in the world heritage sites. The fabulous luring spot span within a few hundred meters each other in the Lhasa, we can visit those places by walking. The 1,300 hundred years colorful Potala Palace, the oldest Bon Jokhang temple, his holiness Dalai Lama's winter palaces Norbu Lingkha monasteries, summer palaces of his holiness Dalai Lama Ramoche temple, Sera monasteries, Drepung monastery and then an evening walk around the Barkhor street to explore the Tibetan lifestyle. It an ultimate lifetime experience to see and take photographs of local people doing prostration on bottom of Potala palace with chanting “Om Mani Padme Hum” The great landscapes view of Tibetan plateau will see from the ridge of Potala Palace and Norbulingka monastery.
Lhasa airport can reach via Tribhuvan international airport or any China airport. An hour Kathmandu to Lhasa flight let you enjoy breathtaking Mountain View of the world the highest mountains. On your arrival, Gonggar airport welcomes and receiving then an hour drive to the hotel, Lhasa city. After arriving Lhasa take a rest and roaming across the colorful Tibetan street which helps you acclimatize with high altitude.
Today we have a full day sightseeing around the Lhasa. First we go to visit Drak Yerpa monastery which will take 3hrs than after lunch we go to visit Sera Monastery where we will see debating. Overnight at hotel.
Today is your second sightseeing day in Lhasa. We are going to visit one of the most famous monument in the world Potala palace build in 637 AD. From top of the palace will get superb view of Lhasa than walk to Jokhang temple build in 7th century and walk around the market.
Overnight at hotel.
Your Tibet Lhasa tour program comes to end this morning,
does not have any program in our schedule except shopping in the morning
before your flight schedule. You will be transferred to the train
station or Gonggar airport for towards journey.
Notes:You can extend your tour to add some Nepal Program.
- Airport / train station pick-up and drop-off serve
- Twin sharing accommodation with breakfast
- Entrance fees Lhasa sightseeing (Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery)
- Necessary Tibet permits
- Group transpiration by Bus/Jeep/Van
- English speaking Tibetan guide
What's not included?
- Travel and medical insurance which should covered emergency evacuations
- Meals (Lunch and Dinner) in entire Tibet tour
- China visa
- International airfare
- Personal expense phone, shopping etc
- Tipping to guide and driver