6 days local package tour to Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse
Day 1 Arrival Lhasa
Upon arrival at Gongar Airport, the highest airport in the world, you will be met and driven 100KM to the city of Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. The rest of the day will be yours. Take a good rest after your flight and get ready to explore the roof of the world.
Day 2: Lhasa (B/L/D)
A full day guided tour of the Potala Palace, the winter palace of the Dalai Lama since the 7th century, symbolises Tibetan Buddhism and its central role in the traditional administration of Tibet. Then onto Jokhang Temple, which is an exceptional Buddhist religious complex. It is the spiritual center of Tibet. The temple displays a combination of Han, Tibetan and Nepalese architectural techniques. Barkhor Street, which is an old and traditional shopping street in the centre of Lhasa, is a place where Tibetan culture, economy, religion and arts assemble. It is a must for any visitor.
Day 3: Lhasa (B/L/D)
Today you will visit the Monastery, one of the three largest monasteries in Tibet. Enshrined in the monastery are over 10,000 golden copper Buddhist statues, the holy prayer scripture written in cinnabar, and other incredible treasures. Then it will be on to the Tibet Museum, the largest cultural facility in this ethnic autonomous region with a huge collection of unique and historical Tibetan art. Later in the afternoon we will visit the Norbu Lingka, the summer palace of the Dalai Lama.
Day 4: Lhasa / Yamdrok Lake / Shigatse (B/L/D)
Today you will drive 380Km from Lhasa via the beautiful turquoise Yamdrok Lake to Shigatse. Please enjoy the beautiful scenery along the way.
Day 5: Shigatse / Gyangtse / Shigatse (B/L/D)
Another short drive to Gyangtse will bring us to the Kunbum Stupa & Pelkor Chode Monastery. In the afternoon we will tour to The Tashilunpo Monastery, which is the residence of the Panchen Lama.
Day 6: Shigatse / Lhasa departure (B)
Transfer to Lhasa airport for your exit flight.
Price / pp
1. Five nights hotel (4* in Lhasa and local best in other area) with daily breakfast
2. Round way transfer Airport/Hotel/Airport service.
3. Private tour with Air-Con car, English Speaking Guide, Entrance Fee, plus 4 Chinese lunches and 4 dinners.