Enjoy this multi-day tour and explore Tibet through some of its impressive sights: Potala Palaces, Jokhang
temples, Drepung and Sera monastery, snow-capped mountains of Nyenchen Thanglha and holy lakes Yamdrok,
real Tibetan villages and nomads. Lhasa is one of the highest cities in the world with the altitude of about 3600
meters and prides the world-highest salt lake Namtso. Tourists will also visit the mystical Buddhist monasteries
of the Kumbum Stupa in Gyantse, Tashilhunpho monastery in Shigatse.
-Potala Palace: Winter palace of the Dalai Lama
-Jokhang Temple: Spiritual Center for Buddhists in Tibet
-Sera Monastery: Another one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, the hot attraction is monks
-Drepung Monstery: Drepung used to be a seat of central government until the 5th Dalai Lama built Potala
-Namtso Lake: It is the "Heavenly lake" which is one of the four holy lakes of Tibet and also the highest salt-lake.
-Tashilunpo monastery: The seat of the Panchen Lama,
Day Place Activities Meals Hotel
01 Arrive in Lhasa Airport/Train station to hotel transfer at
designated period of time
Rest in the hotel to acclimatize the altitude
02 Lhasa Lhasa City Tour
03 Lhasa Lhasa City Tour
* Sera Monastery
B Economy Hotel
04 Lhasa to Gyantse to
*Simila Pass and Manla Reservoir
*Gyantse Kumbum & Pelkor Monastery
B Economy Hotel
05 Shigatse to Lhasa
*River View of Brahmaputra
（Shigatse to Lhasa’s transfer perhaps by train）
B Economy Hotel
06 Lhasa to Namtso
B Lake Shore Guest
House Dorm with
07 Namtso Lake to
*Namtso Lake Shore Free walk
/ Economy Hotel
08 Depart from Lhasa Hotel to Airport/Train station transfer at
designated period of time
End the tour
- All necessary travel permits for Tibet (excluding the Chinese visa)
- Tourist bus/minibus transportation with experienced local driver during tour
- Tourist bus/minibus transportation between airport/train statin and Hotel at designated period of time
- Experienced Local Tibetan private guide
- 6 nights of Economy Hotel twin sharing accommodation with breakfast (B.B), 1 night Lake Shore Guest House
Dorm with humble facility without breakfast
- One welcome or welfare dinner
- All admission fee of tourists sites listed in the itinerary
- Oxygen bottle provided during the trip
- Chinese visa
- Lunches and Dinners
- Tips to driver and tour guide
- Single room supplement if clients request a private room in hotel
日程 目的地 游览活动和参观景点 用餐安排 酒店安排
01 抵达拉萨 将游客从机场/火车站送至酒店（在指定时间
02 拉萨 拉萨市内旅游观光
03 拉萨 拉萨市内旅游观光 早餐 经济型酒店
08 离开拉萨 将游客从酒店到机场火车站（在指定时间段整
- 6 晚拉萨及日喀则经济型酒店标准间住宿含早餐 (每人一床一份早餐)，1 晚湖畔招待所多人间设施简陋无卫生间
- 欢迎或欢送晚餐 1 餐（藏餐）
- 从尼泊尔进藏中国签证办理服务费 20 美元／人（游客支付给我社当地合作旅行社）
Day by Day Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival in Lhasa.
After arriving in Lhasa, local tour guide will welcome you at the airport/train station, then transfer the guests to
the hotel. Acclimatize the high altitude in the hotel.
Overnight in Lhasa
Day 2: Lhasa City, Potala Place and Barkhor Street (B,D).
The tour will begin from UNESCO World Heritage site - Potala Palace, which is also the winter palace of Dalai
Lama. It's situated at 12,139 feet above sea level. It's a 13-story high building that contains over 1,000 rooms,
various statues, stupas, murals and artifacts.
Then continue to Jokhang Temple, another UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s a spiritual center for Buddhists in
Tibet. Next to the temple there is Bakhor Street, filled with pilgrims and street vendors, selling traditional
Tibetan items such as prayer wheels and jewelry.
Day 3: Monasteries in Lhasa, Drepung and Sera (B).
In the morning, tourists are going to visit Drepung monastery which was one of the “three greet” Gelug
monasteries of Tibet and was founded in 1416. Ganden palace is used as Dalai Lama’s palace in the Drepung
before moving to the Potala palace.
Afternoon, Sera Monastery---It was one of the “three great” Gelug monasteries of Tibet and was founded in 1419.
The highlight is the Monks debate at around 3 - 5 in the afternoon.
Day 4: Lhasa - Namtso Lake (220km, 4 hours)
Drive from Lhasa to Lake Namtso. On the way, clients will see Nyenchen Thanglha (snow mountain ranges) and
lots of nomads with yak and sheep grazing nearby. Namtso Lake is the "Heavenly Lake" which is one of the four
holy lakes of Tibet and also the highest salt-lake. You can do a very relaxing trek around lakeside and theTashi
Island. Overnight you will stay at Namtso Guestroom.
Day 5: Namtso Lake - Lhasa via Yampachen (230km, 5 hours) (B)
After breakfast clients will enjoy morning at the lake shore and trek along to Tashi Dor Island to explore the
meditation caves. Afterward, drive to Dumxung to have lunch. In the afternoon, tourists may enjoy Yangpachen
hot spring (optional) and both indoor and outdoor swimming pool filled with hot spring′s water. Then head back
to Lhasa. （Shigatse to Lhasa’s transfer perhaps by train）
Day 6: Lhasa – Gyantse – Shigatse (B)
Travel to Gyantse. On the way, tourists will catch a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso (4400m) .The Lake is surrounded by
many snow-capped mountains and in the distance you can enjoy spectacular views of Holy Mountain Nyenchen
Khangsar, (7191m) - the highest mountain near Lhasa. Afterwards, head to visit the famous Pelkor Monastery
(also known as Gyantse Kumbum). After one and a half hour's driving, clients will arrive to Shigatse, which is the
second largest city in Tibet.
Day 7: Shigatse – Lhasa (B)
In the morning, visit Tashilunpo monastery of Gelug Sect - the seat of the Panchen Lama, built in 1447. The
monastery houses a giant statue of the Maitreya Buddha - the biggest gilded statue of Maitreya (Buddha of the
future) in the world and a tomb of all the Panchen Lama containing plenty of jewels and gold. In the afternoon,
clients will go back to Lhasa.
Day 8: Depart from Lhasa (B).
Transfer clients to the airport or train station.