- Duration:5 Days
- Primary Activity:Sightseeing
- Group Size:2-25 people Peoples
- Arrival on:Lhasa
- Trip Grade:Easy
- Meals:As per itinerary
- Max-Altitude: m.
- Transportation:4WD Land cruiser or mini van
- Departure from:Lhasa
Lhasa Spiritual Tour: 5 Days
This 5 day tour will take you on a journey through the historical and spiritual city of Lhasa. Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet is considered as the heart of Tibet and is filled with unparalleled history, culture, and tradition.
Let our Lhasa Spiritual Tour take you to mystical sights such as the legendary Potala Palace, which dominates the skyline with its powerful and ancient architecture. The countless monasteries and temples surrounding the city such as the amazing Jokhang Temple and Drepung allow visitors to experience real Tibetan Buddhism first hand. A trip to these ancient monasteries and temples will leave you with a sense of amazement and spiritual connection for years to come!
This tour of Lhasa is a comfortable and easy tour with clean and centrally located hotel accommodation provided. Lhasa is not huge, it is a small and bustling city with so much to explore. Lhasa really is an unforgettable experience!
Day 01: Arrival in Lhasa by Train or Air
Upon your arrival at Gonggar airport or Lhasa Train Station, you will be greeted by your guide and taken to Lhasa City (an easy one hour and a half drive). The remainder of the day can be spent relaxing and resting. Stay overnight at a hotel. (B, L, D)
Day 02: Lhasa Sightseeing – Jokhang Temple, Barkor Bazaar & Sera Monastery
After breakfast at hotel, you will visit Jokhang Temple and Barkor Bazaar. In the afternoon, you will visit Sera Monastery, which is located just a few miles north of Lhasa city and is home to several hundred monks. Drive back to Lhasa for overnight stay at hotel. (B, L, D)
Day 03: Lhasa Sightseeing – Potala Palace & Drepung Monastery
Your journey to Tibet would not be complete without exploring the famous Potala Palace – the former home of the Dalai Lama. This palace is Lhasa’s prime attraction and is a true wonder of eastern architecture. Your first sight of this enormous structure will be a glorious moment to remember for years to come. We will end the day will end up with a visit to the Drepung – once the world’s largest monastery and home to more than 5000 monks. It’s hidden in rocky ridges just several miles beyond the city. Stay overnight at hotel. (B, L, D)
Day 04: Final day in Lhasa
In the morning, you can visit the local Lhasa museums and choose to either relax, explore the city further, visit the local market, or revisit on the monasteries. Stay overnight at hotel. (B, L, D)
Day 05: Fly to Kathmandu or train or air to mainland China
After breakfast at the hotel, your guide and driver will drop you at either the train station or the airport for your next destination. (B)
**PLEASE CONTACT US FOR PRICES AS THEY VARY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR**
- Tibet Travel Permit fee of Tibet
- Guided tour as per program
- All Monastery entrance fee
- Hotel in Lhasa with breakfast
- Best available guest houses en route with breakfast basis
- Transportation by Toyota Land cruiser 4500 or mini bus
- Group visa fee for Tibet
- Necessary drop and pick up by a private vehicle
- Lunch and dinner along the trip
- Flight ticket (Kathmandu- Lhasa- Kathmandu) and airport taxes
- Emergency rescue evacuation cost
- Other personal expenses tips, donation, laundry, call and bottle drinks
- Photography charges
- Any cost arising from Landslides, road blockage & additional transportation cost.
- Nepal re-entry visa fee
- Travel insurance