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Tour Type : Group Tour

Best Season :Spring Summer Autumn Winter

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Vicky Wen
Tour designer

This 6-day trip not let visitors see not to be missed attractions of Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Bakor Street. You also see one of four sacred lakes in Tibet – Namtso Lake. The lake is beautiful with its azure water and surrounding snow capped peaks. Get view of sunrise and sunset of the lake will make your once-in-a-life-time memorable journey.

Highlights

  • Potala Palace
  • Jokhang Temple
  • Barkhor Street
  • Lake Namtso

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Lhasa Arrival
  • Activities: Airport Transfer (Lhasa),
  • Meals: No Meals
  • Hotels: Mandala Hotel 3-star hotel

Welcome to the roof of world city – Lhasa. Our guide and driver will greet you at airport or train station. On the way pass the longest river in Tibet of Yarlung Tsangpo River. You are advice take a rest in hotel to acclimatize the high altitude.

Note: We need at least 20 days to apply the travel permit to Tibet. If you want to book the tour, please confirm at least 20 days before your travel date.

Day 2 Lhasa
  • Activities: Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street
  • Meals: Breakfast, , Dinner
  • Hotels: Mandala Hotel 3-star hotel

Start our discovery tour to visit Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai Lama. We only visit White palace where can see some official room during period of Dalai Lama. And then continue our tour to Jokhang Temple which at the heart of a rich and living Tibetan Buddhism. It is surrounded by Barkhor Street and thronged with pilgrims and visitors. Your are suggested walk circle clockwise around the Jokhang Temple with prayer wheel to experience local custom.

Day 3 Lhasa
  • Activities: Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Hotels: Mandala Hotel 3-star hotel

After breakfast, we will go to Drepung Monastery which considered as one of the largest monasteries in the six principle monasteries of Gelu Sect in China. The grand Shonton Festival is held in the early part of August every year.

Visit Sera Monastery is a highlight of the trip. One of the three main monasteries of Lhasa, it is the place that the monks "famous daily debates" take place.

Day 4 Namsto
  • Activities: Lake Namtso, Our guide and driver will escort you from Lhasa to Namsto, ,
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Hotels: No

Today we will drive about four hours to Namtso Lake. On the road to the lake, you can see Snow Mountains, villages, local people farming in their field, grazing yak walking around the grass. All of these natural sceneries let your forget bustle and noisy city life. Namtso Lake is a Heavenly Lake which is one of four holy lakes of Tibet. You are suggested take a walk along the lakeside. Tonight live in a tent or guest house to get views of sunset and stars in the night.

Day 5 Lhasa
  • Activities: , , Our guide and driver will escort you from Namsto to Lhasa
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Hotels: Mandala Hotel 3-star hotel

Today we will drive about four hours to Namtso Lake. On the road to the lake, you can see Snow Mountains, villages, local people farming in their field, grazing yak walking around the grass. All of these natural sceneries let your forget bustle and noisy city life. Namtso Lake is a Heavenly Lake which is one of four holy lakes of Tibet. You are suggested take a walk along the lakeside. Tonight live in a tent or guest house to get views of sunset and stars in the night.

Tibetan Yak and Lake

Day 6 Lhasa Departure
  • Activities: Hotel to airport Transfer (Lhasa)
  • Meals: Breakfast

Our guide and driver will transfer you to airport or train station for your departure.

Dates and Prices (Join a Group)

$ USD
Departure Price per person Single Room Supplement Availability
May. 27 - Jun. 1, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
May. 31 - Jun. 5, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 3 - Jun. 8, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 6 - Jun. 11, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 10 - Jun. 15, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 13 - Jun. 18, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 15 - Jun. 20, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 20 - Jun. 25, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 23 - Jun. 28, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 27 - Jul. 2, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jun. 29 - Jul. 4, 2017 $ 739739 $ 9999 Book Now
Jul. 2 - Jul. 7, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Jul. 6 - Jul. 11, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Jul. 11 - Jul. 16, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Jul. 14 - Jul. 19, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Jul. 18 - Jul. 23, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Jul. 21 - Jul. 26, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Jul. 25 - Jul. 30, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Jul. 29 - Aug. 3, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 1 - Aug. 6, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 5 - Aug. 10, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 8 - Aug. 13, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 12 - Aug. 17, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 15 - Aug. 20, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 18 - Aug. 23, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 22 - Aug. 27, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 26 - Aug. 31, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Aug. 30 - Sept. 4, 2017 $ 829829 $ 159159 Book Now
Sept. 2 - Sept. 7, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Sept. 5 - Sept. 10, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Sept. 9 - Sept. 14, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Sept. 12 - Sept. 17, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Sept. 16 - Sept. 21, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Sept. 21 - Sept. 26, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
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Sept. 26 - Oct. 1, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Sept. 28 - Oct. 3, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 2 - Oct. 7, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 8 - Oct. 13, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 12 - Oct. 17, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 17 - Oct. 22, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 21 - Oct. 26, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 24 - Oct. 29, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 28 - Nov. 2, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now
Oct. 31 - Nov. 5, 2017 $ 799799 $ 139139 Book Now

Good to know

Free shuttle service to pick up/drop off tourists between hotels and Gongga airport twice a day is only available for the following period of time.

Pick-up from airport:

Pick up tourists around 12:20 pm for flights arriving before 12:00 in the morning;

Pick up tourists around 16:00 pm for flights arriving before 15:40 in the afternoon.

Drop-off to airport:

vehicle leaves at 7:30 in the morning from hotel for flights departing between 9:30-13:00;

Vehicle leaves at 11:00 in the afternoon from hotel for flights departing after 13:00.

If the airport limousine service is needed at any other time, our company will charge CNY 400 for each pick-up or drop-off.

All the shuttle service from/to the train station on the date of tourists' arrival and departure would be free.

from US $739 p/p

Price details

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.

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