3 Nights 4 Days Lhasa Tour
This short tour is ideal for people on limited time and it offers a great opportunity of exploring the cultural heritage and historical places of Lhasa. Visits to the Potala Palace , Jokhang Temple will are perhaps the prime attractions of the trip. As you wander around the markets, you witness Tibetan arts, culture, custom and tradition at first hand. A very good way to decide if you will ever return to soak up more of this mystical land.
Day 01: Kathmandu – Lhasa (3660m)
Fly to Lhasa / panoramic Himalayan views including Mt. Everest and other mountains ranges. Pick up from Gongar airport, after immigration formalities drive to Lhasa / takes about 1 hour 30 minutes drive along 93 km roa. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Lhasa Sightseeing: After breakfast visits to the Sera Monastery, Norbulinka (summer place of Dalai Lama), Jokhang temple and Barkhor markets with our Tibetan guide. He cwill tell you about the unique culture and religion of Tibet. Finally, you head back to your hotel late afternoon for refreshment. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Sightseeing in Lhasa: After breakfast a visit to the Potala Palace (the palace for Dalai Lama) towering above the city of Lhasa. After lunch, visit the beautifuly landscaped Drepung Monastery.Observe nuns and monks chanting and performing religious discourses. Finally return to the hotel for delicious dinner. Overnight at hotel
Day 04: Departure from Lhasa
Morning transfer to the airport, fly back to Kathmandu. Upon arrival pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel.