5-Night Lhasa City Private Tour

Summary

Expose yourself to the finest Tibetan Culture that is deeply rooted in Buddhism and various ethnic traditions. During this 5-night private tour, not only you will witness mysterious Tibetan Buddhism, but also explore the residence of the Dalai Lamas - Potala Palace. In addition, learn more about the spiritual practice of Tibetans by visiting Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Ganden Monastery, and Drak Yerpa Monastery. Lastly, finish your trip with an immersion in local lifestyle by staying overnight at a home-stay in the famous birth place of the 33rd Tibetan King - Songtsan Gampo, Gyama Village as well as mingling at a local household for a delicious organic Tibetan meal.  Itinerary: Day 1: Arriving Lhasa You will be picked up by your private guide and vehicle from the airport or train station and then transferred directly to 4-star Shangbala Hotel in old Lhasa city for acclimation. You may explore the proximity at your own leisure. Overnight: 4-Star Shangbala Hotel, Lhasa Day 2: Lhasa Sightseeing (B) Today, you will visit Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Take your time to soak up as much architecture details and explore religious culture. Overnight: 4-Star Shangbala Hotel, Lhasa Day 3: Lhasa sightseeing (B, L) Day two of Lhasa City sightseeing. Visit Potala Palace, Jokang Temple, and Barkor Street. Enjoy lunch with your local tour operator at their office. Overnight: 4-Star Shangbala Hotel, Lhasa Day 4: Lhasa - Dagze County (B) Drive to a village in Dagze County after visiting Ganden Monastery to witness village life of local farmers and immerse yourself at a home-stay. Overnight: Local home-stay Day 5: Dagze County - Lhasa (B, D) Drive back to Lhasa after visiting Drak Yerpa Monastery. Tonight, you will enjoy homemade dinner at a household and mingle with them. Overnight: 4-Star Shangbala Hotel, Lhasa Day 6: Departing Lhasa (B) You will be transferred from your hotel to the airport or train station where this 6 days Tibet trip concludes.

Tour info

Duration
5 days
Group Size
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Meeting Point
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Why take this tour?

This 5 nights Lhasa City private tour showcases the finest Tibetan Culture that is deeply rooted in Buddhism and various ethnic traditions. During this private tour, not only you will witness mysterious Tibetan Buddhism, but also explore the residence of the Dalai Lamas - Potala Palace. In addition, learn more about the spiritual practice of Tibetans by visiting Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Ganden Monastery, and Drak Yerpa Monastery. Moreover, immerse yourself in local lifestyle by spending one night at a home-stay in the famous birth place of the 33rd Tibetan King - Songtsan Gampo, Gyama Village and mingle at a local household for an organic Tibetan meal. 

What’s included?

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Local guide

  • Professional driver

  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)

  • Accommodation as per itinerary

  • National Park fees

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)

  • Transport by private vehicle

  • Fuel surcharge

  • Bottled water

  • Airfare/Train tickets to/from Lhasa

  • Chinese Visa

  • Tibet Travel Permit

  • Food and drinks, unless specified

  • Personal expenses

  • Gratuities

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 5 days

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

Tibet Songtsan International Travel co.Pvt Ltd is second biggest travel agency in Tibet as per the some local authorities. we are fully Tibetan own and run gencies base in Lhasa. Since its formation, we always believe that we have a special responsibility to Pay back to the community we belong to. All our guides and tour crews are local Tibetans and All our in house staffs are the native Tibetan. Being a local and being in business for many years we know every nooks and corners of Tibet. Tibet is known for a very regulated travel destination and every travelers needs to contact a tour provider to make a permit for enabling you to visit the region. We are one of few properly registrar Travel company with legal license to accept the international travelers..

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