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Lhasa Tour – Soak up the culture and history in Sunlight City

Our Lhasa Tour Package gives you an insight into the rich culture and history of Lhasa.

Lhasa is most popularly known as ‘Sunlight City’ and is regarded as the heart and soul of Tibet. It is the most sought after tourist destination in Tibet. Two blissful days are packaged in your trip for exploring the charismatic wonders of Lhasa.

Visits to the white and ochre fortress of Potala Palace and Jokhang temple can be a spiritually rejuvenating experience. In the Buddhist monasteries of Sera and Drepung you will get to see the monks and get an insight into their lifestyle. Exploring the Barkhor markets gives you an insightful glimpse into Tibetan culture. As you wander around the markets, you witness Tibetan art, culture, custom and tradition.

With so much to see and explore in Lhasa, this will truly be an unforgettable experience.

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Lhasa Tour Package Itinerary – Example

The following itinerary outlines a possible itinerary for your Lhasa Tour Package.

Day 1 – Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa

Depart from Katmandu by air to Lhasa. Arrival at Gonggar Airport, welcome by travel agency in Lhasa, transfer to a hotel in Lhasa (2hrs) and after refreshment time for leisure / Overnight Lhasa.

Includes: Airport-Pick Up, Accommodation, Flight

Day 2 – Lhasa Sightseeing Tour (Potala Palace – Jokhang Lhakhang – Bharkhor market)

A full Lhasa day tour with sightseeing. Visit the Potala Palace; The residence of Dalai Lama; the Jokhang Lhakhang and stroll around the Bharkhor market area. O/n Lhasa

Includes: Meals – Breakfast, Accommodation, Guide

Day 3 – Lhasa Sightseeing Tour (Drepung Monastery – Norbulingkha Park)

Our Lhasa city tour continues: Visit to the Drepung Monastery, the largest monastery in Tibet. This 14th. Century monastery once housed more than 10,000 monks. Later on visit the Norbulingkha Park, the summer retreat Palace of the Dalai Lama.

Includes: Meals – Breakfast, Accommodation, Guide

Day 4 – Lhasa Sightseeing Tour (Sera Monastery – Buddhist Nunnery)

Drive to the Sera Monastery, the second largest in Tibet. This yellow sect monastery was very important, politically, during the days of Dalai Lama and afternoon visit to Buddhist Nunnery.

Includes: Meals – Breakfast, Accommodation, Guide

Day 5 – Departure Lhasa

Early morning drive to the airport for departure to Katmandu by flight or onward destination.

Includes: Meals – Breakfast, Airport-Drop, Flight

Custom Lhasa Tour Package

Customised tours which differ from this itinerary are always possible to organise. For example, you can always lengthen the trip if you wish to stay longer in Kathmandu Nepal or if you desire other things to do in Lhasa Tibet. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you are interested in seeing more of Tibet or enjoying our other activities in Nepal.

Don’t hesitate to contact us in order to discuss your preferences, wants and needs. As your Lhasa travel agency, we are flexible and your personal preferences (and those of your group’s members) matter most to us when organising your Lhasa Tour Package.

Lhasa Tour Package Cost

Included costs

Our Lhasa Tour Package covers the following costs:

  • Lhasa Airport or Train Station Pick up & drop.
  • All necessary permits for Tibet Tour.
  • 3-days guided sightseeing of Lhasa attractions in the city and around.
  • Necessary entrance fees as per package.
  • Necessary ground transportation as per package.
  • 4-Nights hotel in Lhasa.
  • Well trained English Speaking Tibetan Lhasa Tour Guide.

Excluded costs

The following costs are excluded and not covered by our Lhasa Tour Package:

  • Air fare or train to Lhasa and from.
  • China Group Visa Fees.
  • Nepal reentry visa fee.
  • Meals-lunches & dinners during hotel stays in Lhasa city Tibet.
  • Drinks-Refreshments, caned-bottled/alcohol/beer.
  • Tips for-hotels, restaurants staffs, guide and driver, etc.
  • Photography charges at monasteries/palaces/sites or other Lhasa tourist attractions.

Lhasa Tour Package – Trip Facts

Potala Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, features an overwhelming array of intricate murals, temples, stupas, tombs of eight past Dalai Lamas, exquisite Tibetan mandalas and other relics of Tibetan history. Jokhang temple, lying 2 km to the east, is another Tibetan religious site.

Lhasa Tour Package Best Time of Year

The best season to enjoy a Lhasa Tour Package is from May to October.

Minimum Required Group Size

The minimum group size is 2 persons.

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