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Tibet Culture Tour: 6 Days Mystical Tours Lhasa- Gyantse- Shigatse

Day 1 Arrival Lhasa Airport transfer to hotel rest for acclimatization
Day 2 Sightseeing to Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple , and Barkor street
Day 3 Sightseeing to Drepung monastery, NorbuLingkha , and sera Monastery
Day 4 Early morning visiting to Yamdrok Lake , drive to Gyantse, Kubum Pelkor chode, Drive to Shigatse
Day 5 Morning to visit to Tashi Lunpu Monastery drive back to Lhasa.
Day 6 (Break fast) Be transfer to Airport or Train station

Day 1

Arrival Lhasa
Arrival at Lhasa, you will be met at Gongar airport and transferred to the hotel for some good rest and acclimation.
Meals: No meals
Accommodation: In Lhasa

Day 2

Lhasa
Taking a visit to Lhasa, a trip to Potala Palace is a must as it is the largest monastery of its type in the world and the highest elevation palace of the world, which the altitude is up to 3700 meters. Then move to Jokhang Monastery, where monks receive their official training and education. The surrounding Jokang Monastery of isBarkhor Street. Walk along this street of eight corners which will afford us a window into Tibetan culture and an opportunity to buy colorful ethnic handicrafts rarely seen outside of Tibet.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lhasa

Day 3 

Lhasa
After breakfast, enjoy your one day city tour today that starts with a visit to Drepung Monastery, then continue your tour to Norbulingka and Sera Monastery.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lhasa

Day 4 

Lhasa Gyangtse Shigatse
Today, you will drive to Shigatse in the morning, on the way, take a view for the beautiful Yamdrok Lake, and visit Palkhor Monastery and Kumbum Pagoda. Stay overnight at Shigatse.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Shigatse

Day 5

Shigatse Lhasa
Today, after a visit to Tashilhunpo Monastery in the morning, you will be driven back to Lhasa by coach.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: In Lhasa

Day 6

Departure Lhasa
The time before transfer to the airport is free on your own arrangment. Bid Lhasa a fond farewell as board the flight or get on the train to your next stop.
Meals: Breakfast

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Tibet Highlights 10-Day Tour of Everest & Tibetan Monasteries and Lake Namtso more_vert
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This 10 Days tour contains all fantastic attractions in Tibet, to visit the magnificent Potala palace, stay overnight in Everest base camp tent, to enjoy the sunrise of Everest and Lake Namtso, learn more Tibetan monasteries life and unique local culture.

Day 1: Arrive in Lhasa
Arrive in Lhasa pick up drive to hotel.
Day 2: Lhasa city tour-Potala Palace-Johkang Temple-Barkhor Street  
Meet guide and drive to first view-spot Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. After lunch, take a break, then guide to Johkang Temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century. Around the temple is  Barkhor street.
Day 3: Drepung Monastery & Sera Monastery
After breakfast, visit the first attraction, Drepung Monastery. There are many large monasteries in Tibet, which is one of the three major temples of the Gelug Sect of Tibetan Buddhism and is the largest temple in the world. We will visit the Sera Monastery afternoon, which is located at the foot of the Sera Mountain.
Day 4: Namtso lake & Nengla Mountain & Northern Tibetan Grassland
Today we will head to Namtso Lake, which is 4,718 meters altitude. It is the largest saltwater lake in Tibet.
Day5: Sunrise of Lake Namtso
Enjoy the beautiful morning and wake up early if you want to photograph the moment of sunrise by lake.Then we drive you guys back to Lhasa via Yambajan hot spring(optional and fee doesn't included).
Day6: Lhasa & Yamdroktso lake & Karuola Glacier & Gyantse & Palcho Monastery & Shigatse
After breakfast, drive from Lhasa to Shigatse .heading to our first view-spots Yamdrok-tso lake. Later, we will pass and enjoy the  Korola Glacier on the roadside; In Gyantse, we will visit the famous Pelkor Chode Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum.
Day7: Shigatse to Everest
After breakfast, we’ll leave Shigatse after getting your Alien’s travel permit, Shortly after we enter Mt. Everest National Nature Reserve, tourists can enjoy the panorama of Himalaya at Gawula Pass.Then to  Everest Base Camp.
Day 8: Sunrise of EBC and return to Shigatse
In the morning, you can see the  Sunrise of Everest Peak at the lodging area, but depends the climate.
Day 9: Shigatse to Lhasa
After your breakfast, we will heading to  Tashilhunpo Monastery which is one of the Six Big Monasteries of Gelugpa (or Yellow Hat Sect) in Tibet. Then drive back to Lhasa. Stay overnight in Lhasa.
Day10: Lhasa city town-airport or railway station.
After breakfast, our  guide and driver will transfer you guys to airport or railway station.

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This new unique service on Private Tibet Car rental is in high demand for those small group of family or friends to travel Tibet in a very flexible and relaxed way. Each day you can drive as far as 250 km, if there is extra driving distance in a day, you just pay the extra cost per the price/km basis, and if there is extra day car rental use, extra cost will apply on daily rental cost basis.

This new unique service on Private Tibet Car rental is in high demand for those small group of family or friends to travel Tibet in a very flexible and relaxed way. Each day you can drive as far as 250 km, if there is extra driving distance, you just pay the extra cost per the price/km basis. And if there is extra day using car, just book the extra day car rental service as well. And the more people to book in, the more price value your group will get, and it is cheaper for each member of you. However this product is for maximum 6 pax travelers per licensed tour car with driver and sometimes the driver can be your guide as well, if your trip has overnight stay out of Lhasa, a separate Tibetan guide would be available at service. This car rental is highly recommended for those small group of travelers who want to have 1 night out of Lhasa and return to Lhasa the next day. The recommended destination will be Lake Namtso, Lake Yamdrok, Ganden Monastery, Tsetang Samye Monastery, and all authentic Tibetan villages 250 km away from Lhasa. There are many options.
Recommended itinerary:
1) Lhasa-Lake Yamdrok-Lhasa
2) Day 1: Lhasa-Damxung County-Lake Namtso, Day 2: Namtso Lake-Lhasa
3) Day 1: Lhasa-Tedrum Hot Spring-Tedrum Nunnery and Drigung Thil Monastery, Day 2: Tedrum-Ganden Monastery-Lhasa
4) Day 1: Lhasa-Lake Yamdrok-Mindrolin Monastery-Yumbulagang Palace, night in Tsetang,Day 2: Tsetang-Samye Monastery-Chimpuk Hermitage-Lhasa
5) Village and monastery day trip option: a) Tsurphu Monastery and village; b) Ganden Monastery and Tibetan village; c) Sangpu Village and Sangpu Monastery; d) Lindrob County and Village Tibetan experience and many other options.
6) If your trip is to Kailash, or Shangri-la, Chengdu, the total rental fee with guide and permits will be reconfirmed separately with supplier.

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This excellent sacred and solemn tour brings you to explore the unique religious culture and life of Tibetan at the most popular monasteries in Lhasa and Shigatse. Also you will be excited by the delighted sightseeing of Mt. Everest. The minimum group size is 2 people, and the max group size is up to 12 people.

Note: Your local tour operator will apply for a TTP for you (minimum 15 days lead time) and send it to one of the local offices for you to collect. Office locations include Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin, Chengdu, Kunming, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Zhuhai, Changsha, Nanning and Macau. Please advise which city office is convenient for you upon booking.   TTP can also be delivered by Express Mail Service to your hotel in mainland China.

Day 1: Arrival in Lhasa
The airport shuttle bus leaves Lhasa Airport at 12:30 and 16:00. 
Overnight at Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet 4-star

Day 2: Lhasa (B)
Pickup from hotel lobby at 8 a.m. Visit the Potala Palace, Barkhor Street, and Jokhang Temple. 
Overnight at Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet 4-star

Day 3: Lhasa (B)
Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Drepung is the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery. Sera was famous for its debates.
Overnight at Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet 4-star

Day 4: Lhasa – Gyantse – Shigatse (B)
Coach from Lhasa to Shigatse via the old mountain route. You'll stop at the sacred Yamdrok Lake, pass the striking Karo-La Glacier 16,273 feet (4960 meters) above sea level, and visit the Pelkor Chode Monastery in Gyantse. You'll arrive in Shigatse, the spiritual home of the Panchen Lama.  
Overnight at Tashichota Hotel Shigatse 3 star or similar 

Day 5 - Shigatse to Tingri to Rongbuk 
Coach transfer westwards on the Friendship way to Tingri, and then to Rongphu Monastery Kent. It takes eight hours on the road. On the way to Rongbuk Kloster, you’ll come across four high mountains capped with snow: Mt. Everest, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho oyu peak.
Overnight at Rongphu Monastery Kent

Day 6 - EBC to Rongbuk to Tingri to Shigatse
See the sunrise from Rongpuk. Then you will be transferred by coach to Everest Base Camp. You will admire the majestic Mt. Everest and take some fantastic pictures. Transfer back to Shigatse.
Overnight at Tashichota Hotel Shigatse 3-star or similar 

Day 7 - Shigatse to Lhasa
In the morning, visit Tashilunpo Monastery, one of the oldest and largest Gelug sect monasteries in Tibet, Tashilunpo Monastery is also the traditional seat of successive Panchen Lama. Later today transfer back to Lhasa, and drive through the green farmland of Nyangchu Valley. 
Overnight at Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet 4-star

Day 8 - Depart from Lhasa 
Airport shuttle bus leaves at 7:30 and 11:00 from your hotel. 

Fixed Departure Dates in 2018

Apr: 1, 4, 9, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
May:  2, 5, 8, 13, 16, 19, 23, 27, 30
Jun: 3, 6, 11, 13, 17, 20, 24, 26
Jul: 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
Aug: 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29
Sep: 2, 5, 8, 10, 12, 16, 19, 22, 26, 28, 30
Oct: 17, 21, 24, 28, 30
Nov: 6, 10, 13, 20, 23, 27, 28
Dec: 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 29

If your preferred tour date is not in the list, please check with local tour operator if any person has signed up the same day.  A new group will be created if 5 adults sign up for the new tour date eventually (Plan A), or full refund guarantee (plan B).

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5-Night Tibet: Lhasa and Namtso Lake with Travel Permit more_vert
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Getting to know the sacred and solemn Tibet by visiting the holiest and sacred monasteries in Lhasa and also appreciate the extraordinary beautiful Namtso Lake. This group tour is available from April to October with fixed Departed Days.


Note: Your local tour operator will apply for a TTP for you (minimum 15 days lead time) and send it to one of the local offices for you to collect. Office locations include Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin, Chengdu, Kunming, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Zhuhai, Changsha, Nanning and Macau. Please advise which city office is convenient for you upon booking.   TTP can also be delivered by Express Mail Service to your hotel in mainland China.

Day 1: Lhasa
Meet your tour guide at the Lhasa airport. The airport shuttle bus leaves Lhasa Airport at 12:30pm and 4pm daily.

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 2: Lhasa (B)
Pickup from your hotel lobby around 8am to start your Lhasa city tour. You'll visit the UNESCO-listed Potala Palace, a focal point for Tibetan Buddhism and home to the Dalai Lama for many centuries, You'll also explore the 1300-year-old Jokhang Temple with its sacred golden Buddha, the spiritual epicenter of Tibetan Buddhism.

Free time on  Barkhor Street. It was built to circle the sacred Jokhang Temple. Spend time with pilgrims to worship. 

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 3: Lhasa (B)
Today's tour includes two of the “great three” Gelug sect monasteries: Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Drepung is the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery, founded in the fifteenth century on a mountainside. Sera, not far from Lhasa, was famous for its debates. 

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 4: Lhasa to Lake Namtso (B)

Transfer to the enchanting Namsto Lake.  6 hours on the road. You will pass the Nagenla Moutain Pass (5000m). Free time in the afternoon at lakeside.  

Namtso Lake: 4,718 meters above sea level, it is the second largest saltwater lake in China. It's an irregularly shaped lake surrounded by mountains, measuring over 30 kilometers from north to south and over 70 kilometers from east to west. The lake is hemmed in on all sides by broad prairies that could stretch out as far as the eye can see. The lake with the finest meadows is generally rich in natural fishpond and offers moisture and water for the highland pasture around it and a habitat for rare water birds like swans, egrets and sand birds. Pure, solemn and stunning as Namtso is, it is also a sacred place for Buddhism.

Overnight in Tent or local guest house at Lake Namtso

Day 5: Lake Namtso to Lhasa (B)
Enjoy the beautiful sunrise on Namtso Lake. Later today we will be transferred back to Lhasa.

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 6: Depart (B)
The airport shuttle bus leaves at 7:30am and 11am from downtown Lhasa. You'll be picked up from your hotel lobby and transferred to the airport. Actual pickup time will be informed by your tour guide.

Fixed Departed Days in 2018

April: 1, 4, 9, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
May: 2, 5, 8, 13, 16, 23, 27, 30
June: 3, 6, 11, 13, 17, 20, 24, 26
July: 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
Aug: 26, 29
Sep: 2, 5, 12, 16, 22, 26, 28, 30
Oct: 3, 7, 10, 14

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Yamdrok Lake, one of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet, with the other two being Namtso Lake and Lake Manasarovar. It is the largest inland lake on the northern foot of Himalayas with a surface altitude of 4,441 meters. Yamdrok is reputed for its beautiful and charming scenery of pure lake, snow mountains, islands, vast pastures.

Note: Your local tour operator will apply for a TTP for you (minimum 15 days lead time) and send it to one of the local offices for you to collect. Office locations include Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin, Chengdu, Kunming, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Zhuhai, Changsha, Nanning and Macau. Please advise which city office is convenient for you upon booking.   TTP can also be delivered by Express Mail Service to your hotel in mainland China.

Day 1: Lhasa
Meet your tour guide at the Lhasa airport.  The airport shuttle bus leaves Lhasa Airport at 12:30pm and 4pm daily.

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 2: Lhasa (B)
Pickup from your hotel lobby around 8am to start your Lhasa city tour. You'll visit the UNESCO-listed Potala Palace, a focal point for Tibetan Buddhism and home to the Dalai Lama for many centuries, You'll also explore the 1300-year-old Jokhang Temple with its sacred golden Buddha, the spiritual epicenter of Tibetan Buddhism.  Free time on  Barkhor Street.

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 3: Lhasa (B)
Today's tour includes two of the “great three” Gelug sect monasteries: Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Drepung is the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery, founded in the fifteenth century on a mountainside. Sera, not far from Lhasa, was famous for its debates. 

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 4: Lhasa to Lake Yamdrok (B)
Visit Lake Yamdrok, a lake hidden on high mountains.

Gampala Pass
You will pass over the Gampala pass (4790 m),and tourists will have a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso Lake (4400m) .The Lake is surrounded by many snow-capped mountain and in the distance you have spectacular views of Holy Mount Nyenchen Khangsar (7191m), the highest mountain near Lhasa.

Lake Yamdrok
Yamdrok Tso in Tibetan.  It is one of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet, with the other two being Namtso Lake and Lake Manasarovar. It is the largest inland lake on the northern foot of Himalayas with a surface altitude of 4,441 meters. Yamdrok is reputed for its beautiful and charming scenery of pure lake, snow mountains, islands, vast pastures.

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel Tibet (4 star)

Day 5: Depart (B)
The airport shuttle bus leaves at 7:30am and 11am from downtown Lhasa. You'll be picked up from your hotel lobby and transferred to the airport.  Actual pickup time will be informed by your tour guide.

Fixed Departure Dates in 2018

Apr: 1, 4, 9, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
May:  2, 5, 8, 13, 16, 19, 23, 27, 30
Jun: 3, 6, 11, 13, 17, 20, 24, 26
Jul: 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
Aug: 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29
Sep: 2, 5, 8, 10, 12, 16, 19, 22, 26, 28, 30
Oct: 17, 21, 24, 28, 30
Nov: 6, 13, 20, 23, 27
Dec: 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25

If your preferred tour date is not in the list, please check with local tour operator if any person has signed up the same day.  A new group will be created if 5 adults sign up for the new tour date eventually (Plan A), or full refund guarantee (plan B).

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The Samye Monastery was built in 761 when the 5th Tobu King Chisong Duosan sent envoys to Kashmir and India to invite famous lamars to teach Buddhism in Tibet. It is said that the monastery was destroyed by fire and was rebuilt three hundred years as the residence of the 6th Dalai Lamar.  This 4-Night Lhasa and Samye Monastery group tour is designed for people who have interest for Tibetan architecture and Buddhism.

Note: Your local tour operator will apply for a TTP for you (minimum 15 days lead time) and send it to one of the local offices for you to collect. Office locations include Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin, Chengdu, Kunming, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Zhuhai, Changsha, Nanning and Macau. Please advise which city office is convenient for you upon booking.   TTP can also be delivered by Express Mail Service to your hotel in mainland China.

Day 1: Lhasa
Meet your tour guide at the Lhasa airport.  The airport shuttle bus leaves Lhasa Airport at 12:30 & 16:00.  

Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel (4 star)

Day 2: Lhasa (B)
Hotel pickup at 8:00.  You'll visit the UNESCO-listed Potala Palace, a focal point for Tibetan Buddhism and home to the Dalai Lama for many centuries, You'll also explore the 1300-year-old Jokhang Temple with its sacred golden Buddha, the spiritual epicenter of Tibetan Buddhism.  Free time on  Barkhor Street.
Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel (4 star)

Day 3: Lhasa (B)
Today's tour includes two of the “great three” Gelug sect monasteries: Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Drepung is the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery, founded in the fifteenth century on a mountainside. Sera is famous for its debates. 
Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel (4 star) 

Day 4: Lhasa to Samye Monastery (B)
Coach tour along the Yarlung Tsangpo River for 3 hours to see the first Buddhist Monastery in Tibetan history - Samye Monastery.

Yarlung Tsangpo River
Yarlung Tsangpo is the upper stream of Brahmaputra River that flows through its origin, Tibet, known by its Tibetan name. It is the highest major river in the world.

Samye Ferry
Samye Monastery is located in the north bank of Yarlung Tsangpo River. You need to cross the river by taking Samye Ferry with locals. Then walk about 1 mile to reach the Monastery.

Samye Monastery
Samye Monastery was first built in AD 775 by King Trisong Detsen. It was the first monastery in Tibet to worship the three Buddhist jewels of Buddha, Dharma and Sangha.

The Samye Monastery is laid out on the shape of a giant mandala, with the main temple representing the legendary Mount Meru in the centre. Other buildings stand at the corners and cardinal points of the main temple, representing continents and other features of tantric Buddhist cosmology.
Overnight in Lhasa Gang-Gyan Hotel (4 star) 

Day 5: Depart (B)
Airport shuttle bus leaves at 07:30 and 11:00 from downtown Lhasa.  Pickup from your hotel lobby.

Fixed Departure Dates in 2018 

Apr: 1, 4, 9, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29 
May:  2, 5, 8, 13, 16, 19, 23, 27, 30 
Jun: 3, 6, 11, 13, 17, 20, 24, 26 
Jul: 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29 
Oct: 24 
Nov: 20, 23 
Dec: 4, 7, 11, 14, 18 

If your preferred tour date is not in the list, please check with local tour operator if any person has signed up the same day.  A new group will be created if 5 adults sign up for the new tour date eventually (Plan A), or full refund guarantee (plan B).

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The Ganden Monastery was built in early 15th century under the supervision of Zonggaba, the founder of the Gelug Sect. Ganden means happiness and contentedness in Tibetan. It is one of the three great monasteries in Lhasa and one of the six great monasteries of the Gelug Sect. This package is designed for people who are Buddhists, Believers or have interest for Tibetan architecture and Buddhism.

Note: Your local tour operator will apply for a TTP for you (minimum 15 days lead time) and send it to one of the local offices for you to collect. Office locations include Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Guilin, Chengdu, Kunming, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Zhuhai, Changsha, Nanning and Macau. Please advise which city office is convenient for you upon booking.   TTP can also be delivered by Express Mail Service to your hotel in mainland China.

Day 1: Lhasa
Meet your tour guide at the Lhasa airport.  The airport shuttle bus leaves Lhasa Airport at 12:30pm and 4pm daily.  

Day 2: Lhasa (B)
Pickup from hotel at 8:00am.  You'll visit the UNESCO-listed Potala Palace, a focal point for Tibetan Buddhism and home to the Dalai Lama for many centuries, You'll also explore the 1300-year-old Jokhang Temple with its sacred golden Buddha, the spiritual epicenter of Tibetan Buddhism.  Free time on  Barkhor Street.

Day 3: Lhasa (B)
Today's tour includes two of the “great three” Gelug sect monasteries: Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Drepung is the largest Tibetan Buddhist monastery, founded in the fifteenth century on a mountainside. Sera is famous for its debates. 

Day 4: Lhasa to Ganden Monastery (B)
Coach tour to see the famous Buddhist Monastery in Tibetan history - Ganden Monastery.

Ganden Monastery is at the top of Wangbur Mountain, Dagzê County at an altitude of 4,300m. Its full name is Ganden Namgyal Ling (dga' ldan rmam rgyal gling). Ganden means "joyful".

Ganden Monastery is one of the "great three" Gelug university monasteries of Tibet, China. It was founded in 1409 by Je Tsongkhapa Lozang-dragpa, founder of the Gelug order. The name "Gelug" is an abbreviation of "Ganden Lug", meaning "Ganden Tradition". The Ganden Tripa or "throne-holder of Ganden" is the head of the Gelug school. 

The largest chapel was capable of seating 3,500 monks. Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama (born 1935), took his final degree examination in Ganden in 1958 and he claims to feel a particularly close connection with Tsongkhapa.

Day 5: Depart (B)
The airport shuttle bus leaves at 7:30am and 11am from downtown Lhasa. You'll be picked up from your hotel lobby and transferred to the airport.  Actual pickup time will be informed by your tour guide.

Fixed Departure Dates in 2018 

Apr: 1, 4, 9, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29 
May:  2, 5, 8, 13, 16, 19, 23, 27, 30 
Jun: 3, 6, 11, 13, 17, 20, 24, 26 
Jul: 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29 
Aug: 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29 
Sep: 2, 5, 8, 10, 12, 16, 19, 22, 26, 28, 30 
Oct: 17, 21, 24, 28, 30 
Nov: 6, 13, 20, 23, 27 
Dec: 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25 

If your preferred tour date is not in the list, please check with local tour operator if any person has signed up the same day.  A new group will be created if 5 adults sign up for the new tour date eventually (Plan A), or full refund guarantee (plan B).

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This 4-day private tour in Lhasa will let you explore Tibetan fascinating culture and Himalayan lifestyle. You will visit famous Potala Palace, Norbulingka, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, walk the streets of Lhasa and soak up the atmosphere.

Day 1:
Upon your arrival to the airport or railway station in Lhasa, you will be transferred to your hotel. Depending on the time of your arrival, a short orientation walk in the area around your hotel will be provided.
Overnight in Lhasa (4-star hotel)
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Day 2:

Explore the highlights of Tibetan capital starting from Potala Palace. The exotic 13-story structure contains more than 1,000 rooms and is divided in two sections. The White Palace built in mid-17th century provided living quarters for 5th- through 14th Dalai Lamas. From White Palace pilgrims climb to central Red Palace, which was completed in late 17th century and packed with chapels, ornate statues, and gem-embellished tombs of past Dalai Lamas. The 5th Dalai Lama's tomb, made from two tons of gold, stands three stories tall.

Afterwards visit Tibet’s holiest shrine, Jokhang Temple, which is over 1,300 years old and holds one of Tibet's most venerated images, a solid gold statue of Sakyamuni Buddha. End your day with a walk around Barkhor area filled with thousands of pilgrims, shops and tea houses to relax and unwind.
Overnight in Lhasa (4-star hotel)
Meals: B


Day 3:
Start excursion by visiting Norbulingka, built as a summer palace for Dalai Lama. After, visit Drepung Monastery that used to be the residence of Dalai Lamas before the Potala Palace was built.

After lunch visit Sera Monastery, known as one of three great Gelukpa university monasteries in Lhasa, it is here that monks spend afternoons practicing their debating skills. Debates among monks on Buddhist doctrines are integral to the learning process in colleges of the Sera Monastery complex.
Overnight in Lhasa (4-star hotel)
Meals: B


Day 4:
On your departure day you will be provided with transfer back to the airport or railway station and any time.
Meals: B

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5-Day Private Tour: Lhasa, Gyangtse, and Shigatse more_vert
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This 5-Day Private tour to Yamdrom Lake, Gyangtse, and Shigatse in Tibet will allow you to explore the Tibetan culture and daily life in depth. The once-in-the-life experience comes complete with 3 or 4 star accommodations and activities such as a visit to the Tashilumpo monastery. At the end of your trip, you will be transferred to the Lhasa Gonggar Airport for your flight back home.

Day 1: (No meals)

Upon your arrival in Lhasa, your private guide will pick you up and begin the 1.5 hour transfer to downtown Lhasa. On the way to your hotel, enjoy the heart-beating highland view along the Yarlong Tsangpo river, the longest river in Tibet. After you check-in to your hotel, you have the rest of the day to spend at your leisure. Overnight accommodation at a 4-star hotel in Lhasa.

Day 2: (B)

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, then make the 7 to 8 hours drive to Gyangtse via the Gampa La pass, which offers spectacular views of the Nojin Kangsang snow ranges and the turquoise lake Yamdrok. On the way, you may also view the amazing Karola glacier. Arrive in Gyangtse in the afternoon to spend the rest of your day at your leisure. Overnight accommodation at a 3-star hotel in Gyangtse.

Day 3: (B)

In the morning, visit the Pelkhor monastery, famous for its Kumbum Pagoda. After lunch, begin your 2-hour ride to Shigatse. While you are en route, stop to visit a local Tibetan family to experience and indulge into the daily Tibetan life. Overnight accommodation at a 4-star hotel in Shigatse.

Day 4: (B)

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, then visit Pachen Lama's seat place, the large and complex Tashilumpo monastery. Afterwards, briefly visit a charming local market. After lunch, drive back to Lhasa along the Yarlung Tasangpo River. The journey from Shigatse to Lhasa will take approximately 5.5 hours. Overnight accommodation at a 3-star hotel in Lhasa.

Day 5: (B)

On your final day, your driver will transfer you to the airport to catch your departing flight.

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Half- Day Potala Palace Tour from Lhasa more_vert
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Spend half day on exploring the highlights of the Tibet: the Potala Palace. The exotic structure is 13-stories-high and contains more than 1,000 rooms.

Your local guide will meet you in your hotel lobby, then take a taxi with you to the Potala Palace.

On this half day tour, you will spend half day on exploring the highlights of the Tibetan capitol the Potala Palace. The exotic structure stands 13-stories-high and contains more than 1,000 rooms.

The palace is divided into two sections. The White Palace, which was built in the mid-17th century, provided living quarters for the fifth through the fourteenth Dalai Lamas. From the White Palace, pilgrims climb to the central Red Palace, completed in the late 17th century and packed with chapels, ornate statues, and the gem-embellished tombs of past Dalai Lamas. The fifth Dalai Lama's tomb, made from two tons of gold, stands three stories tall.

Afterwards, you will be taken back to your hotel with your tour guide by taxi.

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4-Day Lhasa and Lake Namtso Private Tour more_vert
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A 4 days private tour It contains classic and essential sites like potala palace,Johkang temple and Lake Namtso.

Day 1: Arrive  in Lhasa
Meet your professional tour guide at Lhasa Kongga International Airport or Railway station. Giving you a warm welcome to wearing a HADA (a holy and essential gift looks like a scarf which is made with silk for social activities in Tibet ,Qinghai and Inner Mongolia regions of China.Locals always send it to people as a social gift, which means the people are very important and respected) for you. Then drive to the hotel in Lhasa downtown forrest to adjust yourself  to high altitude region.

Stay overnight in Lhasa.

Day 2:Lhasa city tour-Potala Palace-Johkang Temple-Barkhor Street (B)

Enjoying the first sunrise from the last heaven on earth Lhasa,enjoying your breakfast at hotel. then waiting for tour-guide and drive you to our first view-spot Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It was put to use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. The most valuable collections of Potala Palace are the gilded burial stupas of former Dalai Lamas and meditation Cave of the 33rd great king of Tibet. After lunch,take a break, then guide to Johkang Temple founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century. Inside you can see the statue of Buddha Sakyamuni at the age of twelve. Outside, you can see pilgrims making prostrating in front of Jokhang Temple. Around the temple is Barkhor street, where you can do kora (a religious circle of a building or mountain) with pilgrims and locals, and explore the old market.

stay overnight in lhasa.

Day3:Lhasa-Lake Namtso-Lhasa (B)

In the morning, drive from Lhasa to Lake Namtso, one of the four holy lakes of Tibet and also the highest saline lake in the world. On the way, you can see snow-capped Nyenchen Thanglha Mountain Ranges and lots of nomads and their tent with grazing yak and sheep densely-populated on the flourishing grassland ( in summer) . Besides, you can enjoy the view of Sky-Road Railway with snow mountain background; while standing at the famous Lagenla Mountain Pass(5190m), you can view the stunning vista of holy Namtso Lake.

stay overnight in Lhasa.

Day4: Lhasa city town-airport or railway station (B)

After breakfast, our  guide and driver will transfer you guys to airport or railway station.

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Everest theme adventure 8 days tour covers classic attractions; Potala Palace in Lhasa, Jokhang Temple,Shigatse Yamdrok-tso lake ,Mount Everest base camp etc. the itinerary takes 8 days, which is the best choice for short-term travelers. This is a small group tour(approximately 6-15members each group) we offer bottle oxygen during trip to EBC and a English-Chinese languages local professional tour guide.

Day 1: Arrive in Lhasa
Our professional tour guide and driver will waiting for guests at Lhasa Kongga International Airport or Railway station. Giving you a warm welcome to wearing a HADA for you.Then drive to the hotel in Lhasa downtown for rest.

Day 2: Lhasa city tour-Potala Palace-Johkang Temple-Barkhor Street
Waiting for tour-guide and drive you to our first view-spot  Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It was put to use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. After lunch,take a break, then guide to Johkang Temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century. Around the temple is  Barkhor street, where you can do kora (a religious circle of a building or mountain) with pilgrims and locals, and explore the old market.

Day3:Lhasa- via Gyantse to Shigatse  
After breakfast ,  drive from Lhasa to Shigatse .heading to our first view-spots  Yamdrok-tso lake (4400m). Later, we will pass and enjoy the  Korola Glacier on the roadside. Then, we will arrive in Gyantse. In Gyantse, we will visit the famous Pelkor Chode Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum enjoy the far view of Gyangtse Fortress. Then keep driving, we will arrive in our destination.

Day4: Shigatse (3900m) to Everest Base Camp(5200m)
After breakfast, we’ll leave Shigatse after getting your Alien’s travel permit, and then drive to Lhatse, we will pass Tsola Pass (4600M), and Gyatsola Pass (5248M). Shortly after we enter Mt. Everest National Nature Reserve, tourists can enjoy the panorama of Himalaya at Gawula Pass (5198m).Then we drive along the New zigzag road to Everest Base Camp (5200m).The sunset of golden Everest peak if time and weather permits at the lodging area.

Day 5: EBC (5200m) and return to Shigatse (3900m)  
In the morning, you can see the  Sunrise of Everest Peak at the lodging area, but depends the climate. Then we will visit the Rongbu Monastery - the unique highest monastery with nuns and monks living together. Finally, we will drive back to Shigatse.

Day 6: Shigatse (3900m) to Lhasa (3650m)
After your breakfast, we will heading to  Tashilhunpo Monastery which is one of the Six Big Monasteries of Gelugpa (or Yellow Hat Sect) in Tibet. then drive back to Lhasa. Stay overnight in Lhasa.

Day 7: Lhasa-Lake Namtso-Lhasa
In the morning, drive from Lhasa to Lake Namtso for one day tour.

Day 8: Lhasa city town-airport or railway station.
After breakfast, our  guide and driver will transfer you guys to airport or railway station.

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Lhasa-Nyingchi-Shigatze-EBC-Namtso Lake 10 days tour more_vert
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Lhasa-Nyingchi-Shigatze-EBC-Namtso Lake 10 days tour covers classic attractions; Potala Palace in Lhasa, Jokhang Temple,Shigatse Yamdrok-tso lake ,Mount Everest base camp ,Nyingchi area etc. the itinerary takes 10 days, which is the best choice for travelers. This is a small group tour(approximately 6-15members each group) we offer bottle oxygen during trip to EBC and a English-Chinese languages local professional tour guide.

Day 1: Arrive  in Lhasa
Arrive in Lhasa pick up drive to hotel for rest.

Day 2:Lhasa city tour-Potala Palace-Johkang Temple-Barkhor Street
Waiting for tour-guide and drive you to our first view-spot  Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It was put to use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. After lunch,take a break, then guide to Johkang Temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century. Around the temple is  Barkhor street, where you can do kora (a religious circle of a building or mountain) with pilgrims and locals, and explore the old market.

Day 3: Lhasa-Basum tso Lake-Nyingchi
After breakfast, heading to Nyingchi via mira snowing mountain. Keep on driving, will get to Basum tso Lake. Stay overnight in Bayi.

Day 4: Nyingchi (Bayi Town)-Namjagbarwa peak-Lhasa
Today,our first destination is  Namjagbarwa peak which is recognized as “oriental alps” depends on weather, then back to Lhasa.

Day 5: Lhasa- via Gyantse to Shigatse  
After breakfast, drive from Lhasa to Shigatse .heading to our first view-spots  Yamdrok-tso lake (4400m). Later, we will pass and enjoy the  Korola Glacier on the roadside. In Gyantse, we will visit the famous Pelkor Chode Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum.
After breakfast, we’ll leave Shigatse after getting your Alien’s travel permit, Shortly after we enter Mt. Everest National Nature Reserve, tourists can enjoy the panorama of Himalaya at Gawula Pass (5198m).Then to  Everest Base Camp (5200m). You can get closer to gazt at the Mt. Everest peak. The sunset of golden Everest peak if time and weather permits at the lodging area.

Day 7: EBC (5200m) and return to Shigatse (3900m)  
In the morning, you can see the  Sunrise of Everest Peak at the lodging area, but depends the climate. Then we will visit the Rongbu Monastery - the unique highest monastery with nuns and monks living together. Finally, we will drive back to Shigatse.

Day 8: Shigatse (3900m) to Lhasa (3650m)
After your breakfast, we will heading to  Tashilhunpo Monastery which is one of the Six Big Monasteries of Gelugpa (or Yellow Hat Sect) in Tibet. then drive back to Lhasa. Stay overnight in Lhasa.

Day 9:Lhasa-Lake Namtso-Lhasa.
Lake Namtso one day tour.

Day10:lhasa city town-airport or railway station.
After breakfast, our  guide and driver will transfer you guys to airport or railway station.

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"Princess Wencheng" is a live action opera set in the mountainous region of Lhasa, which incorporates Tang Dynasty and Tibetan dances, Tibetan opera, songs, and numerous other artistic performances, recounting the stories of of Princess Wencheng, who traveled a long way to ancient Tibet to marry Songtsen Gampo.

"Princess Wencheng" is a live action opera set in the mountainous region of Lhasa, which incorporates Tang Dynasty and Tibetan dances, Tibetan opera, songs, and numerous other artistic performances, recounting the stories of of Princess Wencheng, who traveled a long way to ancient Tibet to marry Songtsen Gampo.

Over one thousand years ago, Princess Wencheng entered Tibet, arriving first in Tsechokling, a place with breathtaking natural landscapes separated from Lhasa by a single river. The troops that accompanied the princess into Tibet set up camps here to await the arrival of her welcoming squad. After this event, Tsechokling gradually started to become a small village.

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