Tibet Lhasa Tour

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  • DURATION4 Days
  • DIFFICULTY-LEVELEasy
  • GROUP SIZE1-14

Trip Overview

Escape Nepal Holidays offers Tibet Lhasa tour, the Lhasa tour is popular 4 days tour to the Holy city of Lhasa in Tibet. Lhasa is the capital of the Tibet Autonomous region and historically worthy town dated back to more than 1300 years in the history of Tibet.

The city of Lhasa is located between 29o 36'N and 19o 06' E at an altitude of 3650 meters above sea level towards the northern bank of Kyichu river. Tibet - Lhasa tour is also popular because the city of Lhasa has been the hub of politics, economy, culture and religion in Tibet. The age old monasteries and temples in the city have preserved many historical relics, Buddhist scriptures, arts, and crafts.

The Lhasa Tibet Tour starts and end in Lhasa airport. You can book your international flight to Lhasa and return yourself or we can also book it for you. Being a company based in Kathmandu, Nepal, we have included flight from Kathmandu and return to Kathmandu so, if you are traveling from other countries then contact us for the flight booking or if you book yourself then you can just book the land tour part as well.

The Tibet Lhasa tour starts after flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa which is more reminiscent to mountain flight. This flight offer you the most spectacular mountain views of the beautiful mountain ranges. In Lhasa our representative receive you in airport and transfer you to hotel.

You enjoy the sightseeing tour to Lhasa city in next 2 full days. You explore the Jhokhang Temple, the bustling Barkhor Streets, the wonderful Potala palace and the Holy Derpung and sera monasteries. On the fourth day you take a flight back to Kathmandu then the tour end.

Itinerary

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You fly to Lhasa airport from Kathmandu airport and transfer to the hotel. It takes 2 hours on the way to Lhasa through the Yerlung Tsangpo and the Lhasa Kyichu River.

  • Hotel
  • Lhasa

In the Morning, you visit Potala palace, the seat of both religion and politics in Tibet. It was built in the 7th century by Tibetan king Songtsen Gampo and later renovated by the 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th century.

In the afternoon, you visit Sera monastery 5 kilometer north of Lhasa city which was built in 1419 by Jamchen Choeji, a disciple of Tsongkhapa,the founder of the Gelugpa sect. Sera are one of the three major monasteries of yellow sect in Tibet.

  • Hotel
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  • Lhasa

You visit Drepung monastery, which is the largest Monastery of the Gelugpa sect of Buddhism in Lhasa in the morning. It was built in 1416 by Jamyang chojie a disciple of Tsongkhapa.

Afternoon, You visit Jokhang Tempale and Barkhor market, this is the holiest shrine in Tibet and houses of golden statue of the Shakyamuni Buddha which was brought to Tibet by the Chinese princess Wenchen. 

  • Hotel
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  • Lhasa

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Nepal.

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What's Included

  • Flight from Kathmandu-Lhasa-Kathmandu.
  • Private transportation by jeep/ van/ or coaster bus as per the group size.
  • Necessary Tibet travel permit
  • English speaking Tibetan guide.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing room basis.
  • Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per our itinerary
  • Daily breakfast.
  • All applicable taxes and service charge

What's Excluded

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Insurance of any kind.
  • Any additional cost in case of natural calamities and unforeseen circumstance.
  • Personal expenses such as a drink, tips & etc.

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