Lhasa Tour is known as a holy Lhasa Cultural Tour to Lhasa and Namtso Lake is considered as the cultural and natural exploration in Tibet. This unparalleled travel experience will help to immerse in timeless culture of Lhasa and the beauty of scenic lake out of Lhasa City. The 4 nights and 5 days Holy Lhasa Cultural Tour will take you to experience the Tibetan culture, Art and Architecture in Lhasa. Main hilights of Tibet, Potala palace, Jokhang Temple, Norbulinka palace, Barkhor squire are list of this tour. Lhasa Tour begins from arriving at Lhasa from any part of China. Arriving at Lhasa have options either by train or by flight. An another option, Lhasa Tour also starts from Kathmandu taking flight to Lhasa and get back to Kathmandu in a short timeframe.
Day 01:Arrive in Lhasa (3650 m/11972ft). Overnight at Hotel
Day 02:Sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 03:Secoind day of Sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 04:Visit Namtso Lake & back to Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 05:Departure from Lhasa
Day 01Arrive in Lhasa (3650 m/11972ft). Overnight at Hotel Arrive in Lhasa (Gongar) airport and be greeted by our airport representative who will escort you to the hotel with 1.5 hrs drive. The rest of day is leisured, acclimatize yourself in high latitude.
Day 02Sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at HotelWe begin our sightseeing tour that includes Potala Palace, the greatest monumental structure in Tibet, and it was once the center for both spiritual and temporal power of Tibet. You will be attracted deeply by rooms, halls, chapels, and furnishings of Potala Palace. And the stories that took place there will convulse you absolutely.
In the afternoon, we will visit Jokhang Temple which is the holiest Tibet's temples. A palpable sense of reverence accompanies a visit here. The constant bustle, dazzling paraphernalia of worship, flickering butter lamps and wreaths of heady incense make the Jokhang Temple one of Tibet's most memorable experiences. Finally we will visit fascinating Barkhor Street which is Lhasa's liveliest place and it is also the main route for prayer wheels rotating.
Day 03Secoind day of Sightseeing in Lhasa. Overnight at HotelThis morning we make sightseeing tour of the Drepung Monastery which was once Tibet's richest Monastery, with four colleges and 10,000 monks in its heyday in the 17th century. A group of white buildings stands on the hillside and out against the majestic Mt. Gambo Utse, here you can get a wonderful view of the Lhasa City and surrounding scenery. The next sightseeing spot is Sera Monastery. It is famous for its warrior monks, Dob-Doa. After that, we will visit Norbulingka which was once the summer palace of the Dalai Lamas. It contains several palaces, chapels, and buildings. Finally we drive back to the hotel
Day 04Visit Namtso Lake & back to Lhasa. Overnight at Hotel We drive to Yamdrok Lake, one of the three Holy Lakes in Tibet and a popular Tibetan pilgrimage site to enjoy the stunning highland lake view. On the way we visit a Tibetan Family. In Lhasa we visit Tibet Museum in the afternoon. Overnight stay at hotel in Lhasa
Day 05Departure from LhasaOur guide will escort you to the airport for return flight to your home country, or continue your journey to next destination
Note: Customized itineraries for private groups can also be arranged. Please let us know your proposal.
You can directly arrive to Lhasa by train or by flight from any part of China, OR take flight from Kathmandu. Your private tour itinerary can be customized as per your interest.
Trip insurance is important documents. Touch Kailash Travels and tours do not need your insurance policy for permit and visa confirmation. it is only for your secure and immergency. make sure your insurance cover travelling up to 5600 miter altitude and cover Emmergency rescue and Medical bills.
Oxygen level is less at higher altitudes. The inclement weather and high altitude induces certain illness generally not encountered over the plains. Headache, nausea, lassitude, lethargy, breathlessness, general uneasiness [malaise], high irritability, light loss of balance, disorientation, incoherence and insomnia are a few. It is common to all irrespective of the age, sex and physical fitness. Gradual acclimatization is the best answer. Tranquilizers, sleeping dose and strong anti-biotic must be avoided. Some of symptoms indicate that the body mechanism is readjusting to new environments. The best idea is deliberately slow down all the activities and follows the following rules:
You are advised to own a small waist pouch or document bag to manage the following documents properly;
Note: Touch Kailash Travel provide you big bag and small day carry bag for Yatra
Note: Down Jackets and Sleeping bags will be provided on returnable basis at Kathmandu for the Yatra
PERSONAL & GENERAL ITEMS TO MAKE YOUR JOURNEY ENJOYABLE
FIRST AID KIT – ALSO INCLUDE