Tibet Tour

Tibet Tour

  • Price from

    USD850 p.p.

     
  • Tour Type:

    Join-in small group with fixed departure!

  • Group Size:

    Max 12;

  • Trip Level:

    Moderate to Strenous - suitable for ones physically fit; have experiences of high altitude trek.

     
     
  • Season:
    Spring

    Summer

    Autumn

    Winter

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.

HADA is 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.
TIPS:The first day you arrive in Lhasa ,we highly recommend you stay at hotel for rest to adjust yourself  to high altitude region.It‘s a good option to put on the prevention of high altitude sickness.
stay in Lhasa.

Accommodation:included

Meals:excluded

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

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】which was 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 in Lhasa.

Accommodation:included

Meals:breakfast and  welcome dinner.

Day3:Lhasa- via Gyantse to Shigatse (360km)

After breakfast ,  drive from Lhasa to Shigatse .heading to our first view-spots【Yamdrok-tso lake 】(4400m) .The Lake is surrounded by many snow-capped mountains and in the distance you can have spectacular views of Holy Mount Nyenchen Khangsar (7191m) the highest mountain near Lhasa .Later, we will pass and enjoy the 【Korola Glacier】 on the roadside; Then, we will arrive in Gyantse, historically Tibet’s third largest city (after Lhasa and Shigatse).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

stay in Shigatse

Accommodation:included

Meals:breakfast only.

Day 4: 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, it is a small town where you can have lunch.After that, 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). 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.

Stay overnight at Rongbuk monastery guest house.

Accommodation:included

Meals:complimentary breakfast.

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 and later trek from lodging place to EBC (4kms, or take Eco bus). You can visit the Everest Base Camp and take the close-up shot of Mt. Everest. Finally, we will drive back to Shigatse.

Stay overnight in Shigatse.

Accommodation:included

Meals:complimentary breakfast.

Day6:Shigatse (3900m) to Lhasa (3650m)350km

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. Also called the Heap of Glory, it is located at the foot of Drolmari (Tara’s Mountain), Shigatse. Founded by the First Dailai Lama in 1447, the monastery’s structure was expanded by the Fourth and successive Panchen Lamas. Covering an area of nearly 300,000 square meters (3,229,279 sq. ft.), the main structures found here are The Maitreya Chapel, The Panchen Lama’s Palace and The Kelsang Temple. Tashilhunpo is the seat of the Panchen Lama since the Fourth Panchen Lama took charge in the monastery, and there are now nearly 800 lamas.then drive back to lhasa.Stay overnight in Lhasa

Accommodation:included

Meals:complimentary breakfast.

Day7:Lhasa-Lake Namtso-Lhasa.

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 in lhasa.

Accommodation:included

Meals:complimentary breakfast

Day8:lhasa city town-airport or railway station.

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

 

Services Included:
TTP: Tibet travel permit and all other  permits to Tibet needed.

VIEW SOPTS: All entrance ticket fees red marked.

MEALS:Complimentary breakfast*6   &    Welcome dinner*1

TRANSPORT:Tibet local 8-20 seats Tourist Vehicle.(depending on the group size)

TOUR GUIDE:A professional english-speaking tibetan local .

ACCOMMODATION: Three stars hotel or same level .(normally standard room, if  you travel individually need to   share a room with other guest ,or you can pay a single room supplement for stay by yourself)

SHUTTLE TRANSFER: Free Airport shuttle transfer between lhasa airport and Hotel.

INSURANCE:Tourist accident/casualty insurance.

OTHER:Tibet hand map & Service Charge & Government Taxes.



Services Excluded:
International flight to and out of China.Domestic flight/train to and out of Lhasa.(We can provide you the BEST discount price for the domestic flight/train ticket booking service  , please contact us our travel experts for the details.)

Lunches and dinners are not included, please pay on site by yourself.; usually it costs about USD3-15 per person for one meal in TAR (Tibet Autonomous Region).

Tips to tour guide and driver, you are suggested to tip them 7 USD/day in total.

Personal expenses, like laundry, phone call, snacks, soft drinks (please do the best to avoid the alcoholic beverages during your Tibet trip), optional tour activities, etc.

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