The Tibet Culture Tour brings you back to the cradle of Tibetan Civilization and gives you a chance to visit the many old buildings and Monasteries throughout the country as well as the capital of Tibet, Lhasa.
01Transfer to airport for Kathmandu / Lhasa flight. Upon arrival, meet by our Tibetan representatives and transfer to Tsethang. Afternoon tour of Yambu Lhakhang and Cha Duk Monastery. Overnight at hotel in Tsedang.
02Visit Samye Monastery and the valley of the ‘cradle of Tibetan civilization’. Overnight at hotel in Tsethang.
03Drive to Gyantse via Yamdrok Lake. Later in the afternoon visit Khumbum Stupa and Phalkor Monastery. Overnight at hotel in Gyantse.
04Drive via Shalu to Shigatse. Tour of Tashilhunpo Monastery and the free market of Shigatse. Overnight at hotel Shigatse
05Drive to Lhasa via northern highway, visit Norbulinka Summer Palace. Overnight in Lhasa.
06Sightseeing tour of Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor market.
07Sightseeing tour of Potala palace and Drepung Monastery.
08Transfer to Gonggar airport for your flight to Kathmandu or other onward destination.
Please note: This trip can be done in reverse as well, drive-in, fly-out
Hotels will be used on the tour :
|Testhang||Yulung or similar||Yulung or similar||Postel hotel or similar|
|Gyangtse||Gyangtse or or similar||Gyangtse or similar||Jian Zang or similar|
|Shigatse||Shigatse or similar||Shigatse or similar||Gang Gyen or similar|
|Lhasa||Lhasa hotel or similar||Dhood Gu, Gur Kha or Kyi Chu||Oh Dan or similar standard|