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Vicky Wen
Tour designer

Take an adventure to Mt.Everest from Lhasa, this is going to be the trip of a life-time! Along the way, you will see amazing landscape and different temples or monasteries. Chance to visit a Tibetan family.

Highlights

  • Important sites such as the Potala Palace and Sera Monastery
  • Adventure to Mt.Everest and overnight in camp
  • Escort to the hidden monasteries in the wilderness

Tour Itinerary

DAY
1
Lhasa Arrival
  • Activities: Airport Transfer (Lhasa)
  • Meals: No Meals
  • Hotels: Brahmaputra Grand Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Xinding Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Yak Hotel 3-star hotel

When you arrive in Lhasa, our Lhasa tour guide will escort you to hotel for check-in. For the following days, you will experience Tibet's charm from a full demension, so prepare yourself with some basic information. Have a good night rest for tomorrow.

 

- Smart Tips:

  • It needs 20 days to process Tibet Travel Permit. China Travel kindly suggests you confirm your tour at least 30 days ahead of time.
  • It's wise to stay in for the first night in Lhasa, allowing your body to adjust to the elevation.
  • DAY
    2
    Lhasa
    • Activities: Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery, Barkhor Street
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Lhasa Kitchen
    • Hotels: Brahmaputra Grand Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Xinding Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Yak Hotel 3-star hotel

    Today, you will visit the highlights of Lhasa. Firstly, get to the famous Jokhang Temple. Have lunch in a Tibetan-style restaurant.

    Afternoon, you will visit one of the most important monasteries in Lhasa: Sera Monastery. Later, your Lhasa tour guide will lead your way in a free stroll in Barkhor Street.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • Tibetan carpet, Thangka(a painted or embroidered banner), Tibetan fresco painting, butter sculptures and other stuff can be found in Barkhor Street, which can be something nice to bring home.
  • Barkor Street

    DAY
    3
    Lhasa
    • Activities: Norbulingka, Visit Tibetan Family, Potala Palace
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Steak House Restaurant
    • Hotels: Brahmaputra Grand Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Xinding Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Yak Hotel 3-star hotel

    Enjoy your breakfast. The sublime Potala Palace will be the first stop for today. Waiting for us is the Summer Palace of Tibet: Norbulingka. Have steak at a Tibetan style restaurant.

    This afternoon, you will visit a Tibetan family, to learn about their day-to-day life and faith.

     

    Visit Local family

    DAY
    4
    Shigatse
    • Activities: Our guide and driver will escort you from Lhasa to Shigatse, Tashilunpo Monastery
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Shigatse Hotel 3-star hotel  |  Shigatse Hotel 3-star hotel  |  Shigatse Hotel 3-star hotel

    Today you will be taken to Shigatse. On the way, we will visit the biggest monastery in Shigatse: Tashilunpo Monastery. There is a Stupa-tomb of the Tenth Panchen Lama inside the chhapel. Have simple lunch en route.

    Arrive in Shigatse in the afternoon, check in and stay overnight.

     

    Tashilhunpo Monastery

    DAY
    5
    Dingri
    • Activities: Our guide and driver will escort you from Shigatse to Dingri, Mt. Everest, Rongbuk Monastery(with Mt.Everest), Everest Base Camp, Entrance Fee for Mount Everest
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Dingri Zhufeng Hotel  |  Dingri Zhufeng Hotel  |  Dingri Zhufeng Hotel

    Known as "The Roof of The World", Mountain Everest (or Mountain Qomolangma) has been a dream for many adventurers. Today you will chanllenge yourself with the high altitude. This is a rewarding trip and definitely a day to remember. Have simple lunch en route.

    You will also visit the highest monastery in the world: Rongbuk Monastery.

     

    Monastère de Rongbuk

    DAY
    6
    Shigatse
    • Activities: Our guide and driver will escort you from Dingri to Shigatse
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Shigatse Hotel 3-star hotel  |  Shigatse Hotel 3-star hotel  |  Shigatse Hotel 3-star hotel

    Today your Lhasa tour guide will escort you to Shigatse. Have simple lunch en route.

    Later today, you will arrive in Shigatse, check in a simple accommondation for overnight.

     

    Natural Scenery along Road

    DAY
    7
    Lhasa
    • Activities: Our guide and driver will escort you from Shigatse to Lhasa, The Palgor Chorten, Yomdrok Lake
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Brahmaputra Grand Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Xinding Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Yak Hotel 3-star hotel

    Today you will stop by the beautiful Yomdrok Lake. Also, you can take a distance glance at the marvelous Karola Glacier. Have simple lunch en route.

    Later today, you will visit a unique monastery: Palkhor Monastery, which is known as a stupa inside temple, temple inside stupa. Check in a simple accommondation for overnight.

     

    Holy Lake

    DAY
    8
    Lhasa Departure
    • Activities: Hotel to airport Transfer (Lhasa)
    • Meals: Breakfast

    Hopefully this adventure has made your dream come ture. Today your Lhasa tour guide will escort you to the airport. Thank you for choosing us. Hope to see you again soon!

     

    Prices (Go Solo Private Tour)

    $ USD
    Apr.1- Nov.31 Superior Class Deluxe Class Tourist Class Single Room Supplement
    1 person -
    2-5 persons / /
    6-9 persons / /

    * The price may change during some festivals including the Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Labor Day (1st May), Mid Autumn Day and National Day (1st Oct.).

    * The price is subject to change based on exchange rate.

    What's Included & Excluded

    Price Inclusion

    • Entrance fees.
    • Meals listed in the itinerary.
    • Private transfers.
    • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
    • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
    • Service Charge & Taxes.
    • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
    • Luggage Transfers.

    Price Exclusion

    • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
    • China Entry Visa Fees.
    • Excess Baggage Charges.
    • Personal Expenses.
    • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
    • Single Room Supplement.

    Good to know

    It needs 20 days to process Tibet Travel Permit. China Travel kindly suggests you confirm your tour at least 30 days ahead of time.

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    Tailor-make a China tour based on your needs.

    Key sites in the three major cities Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai are all included in this 8-day China tour. Plus, No hidden fees and No tourist traps at all!

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    Tour Type : Private Tour

    Best Season :All seasons

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