Tibet Tour- Visit Lhasa

Tibet Tour- Visit LhasaTibet Tour offers you to explore its most precious religious relic, a golden Shakyamuni Buddha which was brought as a gift by the Chinese Princess Wen Cheng on the occasion of her wedding to the Tibetan King, Songtsen Gompo. Surrounding the Jokhang Temple is the bustling Barkhor Market place, which is the religious and social focus of Lhasa. Later in the day visit the Potala Palace, this legendary palace built atop a single hill is synonymous with Tibet by the first foremost king Songtsen Gompa. The 5th Dalai Lama expanded it to its present structure during the 17th century. This 13 story 1000 room citadel served as the headquarters of the former "Monastic-state" of Tibet and was home to successive Dalai Lamas, who from the latter half of the 18th century used it as their winter palace. 

Tour Package Itinerary

Day 01: Flight from Kathmandu to Gongkar airport (arrival at 13:40 PM Chinese time), transfer to Tsetang (120 KM), rest in Hotel for Acclimatization O/N Friendship Hotel.
Day 02: Morning visit Yambulakang palace, the earliest building in Tibet, Samye Monastery. Afternoon drive to Lhasa (220 KM) Overnight at Shambala or Xungbala Hotel.
Day 03: Morning visit Potala Palace that was firstly built by Songtsen Gompo (the first Tibetan ruler) Afternoon visit Jokhang temple (the most sacred temple in Tibet) and Barkhor street.
Day 04: Morning visit Drepung monastery that is about 8 KM west from Lhasa. Drepung means " rice-mound", was founded in 1416 by Jamyang Choje Tashi Palden. Afternoon visit Sera monastery (one of the three great Gelukpa monasteries near Lhasa).
Day 05: Early morning transfer to the Gongkar airport (100 KM) and fly to KTM

Package includes 

  • Tibet alien travel permits
  • Monasteries entrance fees and English-speaking guide
  • Accommodation with breakfast
  • Air ticket (Kathmadnu-Lhasa-Kathmandu)
  • All necessary land transportation by Japanese made Land cruiser
  • Sightseeing tours as per the program
  • Visa fees

Package does not include

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Airport taxes
  • Nepal re-entry visa fee
  • Travel Insurance
  • Expenses of personal nature


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