Day 1: Meet you at Lhasa Airport or Train Station, and transfer you to your hotel.
Lhasa Train station/airport picking up, You are warmly welcome to Tibet
by saying Tashi Delek at the Train station/airport by our professional
employee and send you to reserved hotel in Lhasa. Then have a good rest
to acclimatize the high altitude in the afternoon.
Accommodation: Mandala Hotel or similar
Day 2: All day Lhasa Highlights: Potala Palace,Jokhang Temple,Barkhor Street, Thangka workroom.Program:
Morning section to visit the famous Potala palace
explore the grandest of this myriad chapels, you will experience its
audience halls, the jeweled and Golden burial chortens(stupa Tombs) of
past Dalai Lamas, and tremendous number of Buddhist frescoes, thangkas,
combinations of mandala etc. Afternoon section visiting to the holist
temple in Tibet, the Johkang Temple
, built during songtsen gonpo’s reign by princess Wencheng of tang dynasty, 647 A.D, and its famous Barkor Kora,
where you can buy or appreciate traditional Tibetan artifacts,
religious implements, antiques, books, Tibetan music instrument,
Thangkas, and tradition Tibetan clothes etc. you will have chance to get
close to appreciate how the artists draw Thangkas at the Thakangka workroom
Optional program in Lhasa: At night, you may ask your tour guide to arrange the local Tibetan
opera show at Shobalamu Tibetan Restaurant, you will enjoy traditional
food and local beverage while watching the wonderful show,
Mandala Hotel or similar
Day 3: Today we will have further discovery of Lhasa to Drepung Monastery,Carpet Factory, Sera MonasteryProgram:
Today, you will visit two important monasteries in Lhasa, the Drepung and the Sera.
is situated at the foothill of a
mountain and was founded by Jamyang Choeje in 1416. It was once home of
10000 monks and Ganden podrang in Drepung is famous it was the
government centre during fifth dalai lama and later moved to the famous
Potala Palace during fifth dalai lama. Then you will visit the Carpet Factory
, you can see how the world-famous Tibetan carpets are made. After having lunch, continue to visit the Sera Monastery
which was founded in 1419 by Tsongkapa’s disciple Jamchen Choeje. The
most attractive is that Monks debiting is held there in the courtyard at
around 15:30 in the afternoon section most of the time except Saturday
Mandala Hotel or similar
Day 4: Drive from Lhasa to Namtso Lake, hiking and camping near the Namtso.
We will drive from Lhasa to Namtso Holy Lake. During driving to Namtso Lake, we can see crows of Yaks and sheep. And you will pass the Nagenla Moutain with the altitude of over 5000ms. After get to the Lake, you can take a rest along the lakeside in the evening and appreciate the sunset and feel the peace of nature.
Hiking along the lake bank, you will see the white tower and prayer stones which are seen everywhere in Tibet and a holy corner. Tibetan prayers may leave their tokens or at the tower or stone. So, please do not take away of the things because they are a kind of bailments of local people.
Accommodation: Tent or Guest House
Day 5: Enjoy sunrise by the side of Namtso Lake, and leisure until drive back to Lhasa.
In the morning, get up early and view the magnificent sun rise of this holy sky lake. Then drive back to Lhasa,in the process of which we may enjoy the Yampajain Hot-spring
Namtso is the largest holy lake in Tibet. If to point the three must-go attractions in Tibet, Namtso is definitely into the list. Visitors may not know that there are five islands in the middle of the lake. One of the island has even hills on it. It's believed that this scenery is only can be seen in Tibet.
Accommodation: Mandala Hotel similar Hotel
Day 6: Transfer you to Lhasa Airport or Train Station to your next destination. End of Service
Your tour guide and driver will help to drop you at the Lhasa airport/train station, end the service!
Single supplement: CNY 750 / USD 125 p.p.
1. Tibet Entry Permit and Alien's travel Permit
- Transfer between airport/train station and Lhasa city
- Lhasa City transportation, Tourist Vehicle according to Group size
- Lhasa Namtso transportation, Tourist Vehicle according to Group size
3. Admission fee of all tourist sites in itinerary
4. Professional Tibetan English speaking tour guide
5. Travel Agency Service Charge
6. Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance;
- 3-star facility Accommodation sharing twin room with breakfast buffet in Lhasa;
Hotel:Lhasa Yak Hotel（or other similar Hotel ）
TEL:0891-6300009 FAX: 0891-6300191
Address: Lhasa Chengguan District, Beijing East Road, No. 100
- Tent or Guest House at Lake side
8.Welcome Tibetan Style dinner
1. Lunches and Dinners
2.Tips to driver and tour guide, Tip as you wish
3.Other personal expense
4. Breakfast at namtso Lake