Shangri-la Tibet Lhasa Tour
Exploration of the Tibetan capital, you visit the Potala (open on Wed, Fri and sun), the monumental palace of Kings and Dalai Lamas, with its numerous chapels. The view of the holy city from the roofs is unforgettable. Excursion to the Sera and Drepung monasteries which were amidst the largest monastic institutions in the world.
The Chorten tombs of three Dalai Lamas are sited at Drepung. A serum is one of the best-preserved monasteries in Tibet.
Day 01: Kathmandu/Lhasa (By Flight)
Morning you will fly for about an hour over the panoramic Himalayan Ranges to the capital of Tibet. “Lhasa”. Lhasa at an altitude of 3,650 Mt, is situated on the north bank of Kyichu River. Lhasa in Tibetan means “Place of the Gods”, the residence of the Dalai Lama., on arrival you will be met by the local representative and transferred to your respective hotel. (60 km/1hr).Full rest in the afternoon to acclimatize. Overnight at hotel in Lhasa
After breakfast proceeds for full day sightseeing of Potala Palace, and &Norbulinka. Potala Palace, this legendary palace built atop a single hill is synonymous with Tibet by the first foremost king SongtsenGompa. Norbulingka meaning ‘Treasure Park’ covers an area of around 360000 sq. m. and is considered to be the biggest man-madegarden in Tibet. After sightseeing, you will be transferred to hotel for your Overnight at hotel in Lhasa.
DAY03: In Lhasa
After breakfast full day sightseeing of Sera Monastery, Jokhang Monastery, Barkhor Market. Sera Monastery, 5 Kms north of Lhasa, Sera setting is one of Lhasa’s prettiest monasteries. Once a community of more than 5,000 monks resided here and was virtually extinguished by the Chinese. Jokhang Temple, situated in the heart of Old Lhasa, it houses Tibet’s 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, SongtsenGompo. BarkhorMarketplace, which is the religious and social focus of Lhasa. After Sightseeing, you will be transferred to hotel for your Overnight at hotel in Lhasa.
DAY04: In Lhasa
After breakfast, visit Tibetan Medical Institute. Afternoon free for shopping or other activities on your own. Overnight at hotel in Lhasa
Day 05: Lhasa/Kathmandu (By Flight)
Transfer to airport to connect return flight.
Transportation bus /jeep as per group size.
Tibet travel permit
English speaking Tibetan guide.
Accommodation on twin sharing room basis.
Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per our itinerary.
Hotel-airport-hotel transfer in Lhasa and Kathmandu.
Client and travel insurance.
Lunch and dinner.
Personal expenses such as a drink, tips & etc.
Nepal re- entry visa fee