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4-day Essence Tour of Lhasa

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Private TourDuration: 4 Day Print
Feature: Lhasa is the cultural and political center of Tibet. This 4-day Lhasa Tour gives you a real Lhasa and let you know more about Tibet culture, religion and tradition.
4-day Essence Tour of Lhasa
There are many famous historic sites and cultural relics in the Lhasa city proper and its suburbs, among which the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery, and Sera Monastery are world famous. You will get a basic impression about Tibetan Buddhism and its unique culture. And you will also get to know more about Tibetan traditions of local people.

4-day Essence Tour of Lhasa Itinerary

  • Arrival in Lhasa

    Meal: None
    Accommodation: Lhasa
    Fly to the holy city of Lhasa, capital of the mystical Buddhist Kingdom of Tibet. You are greeted by tour guide at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Drive along Yalutsangpo River and Lhasa River for about 70km (paved road, about 1 hour’s drive ) to the city, enjoy the Tibetan style villages and Nyetang Giant Buhhda. The rest of the day will be at leisure for you to relax and adjust to the high altitude.
    Day 1
  • Lhasa one day tour – Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhore Street

    Meal: Lunch
    Accommodation: Lhasa
    Tour starts from the religious Potala Palace (3700 m )built in the 7th century by the famous Tibetan king-Songtzen Gampo. The present one was built by the 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th century. It became known as the "Winter Palace" by the 1750, when the 7th Dalai Lama built the Norbulingka Park as his summer residence. After lunch, you will visit Jokhang Temple, situated in the old section of Lhasa. King Songtzen Gampo built this temple in the mid-7th century A.D. Now it is the most sacred place in Tibet. Pilgrims come here to pay
    homage from all over Tibet. Visit Barkhore Street in the evening.
    Day 2
  • Lhasa one day tour – Drepung Monatery, Norbulingka

    Meal: Lunch
    Accommodation: Lhasa
    Full day sightseeing takes you to Drepung Monastery which is the largest of the monastery of the Gelug Sect (Yellow Hat Sect) in Tibet. After that, you will visit Norbulingka Park. In 1752, the 7th Dalai Lama built the first palace here for successive Dalai Lamas to carry out their political and religious activities during the summer season. Then, our guide will take you to visit a local Tibetan family and Tibetan carpet workshop for free.
    Day 3
  • Depart Lhasa

    Meal: None
    Accommodation: None
    Hotel to airport Transfer.
    Day 4
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4-day Essence Tour of Lhasa Note

The intinerary mentioned above is for reference.
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