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Notes

The above price is for current seasons per person per package. Tour cost is usually higher for travelling in Jul / Aug than in Nov / Dec. Please feel free to check with us for more info!

The price includes:

  1. Accommodation at a 3-star hotel in Lhasa and Shigatse on twin-sharing basis
  2. Meals: the welcome dinner and breakfasts as listed in the itinerary
  3. Vehicle: appropriate vehicle according to group size and travel season
  4. All necessary Tibet travel permits (TTB / PSB) 
  5. Lhasa railway pick-up and drop-off service
  6. Lhasa airport pick-up and drop-off service at appointed timings 
  7. One experienced Tibetan English-speaking tour guide 
  8. All entrance tickets of sightseeing places as noted in the itinerary (except optional ones if any)
  9. Oxygen in vehicle incase needed
  10. Service charge and tax

The price does not include:

  1. Other meals
  2. Individual pick-up / drop-off service
  3. Tips to the tour guide and driver
  4. Other expenses not noted in the above including list

We also offer 4-star and luxury hotel stay for joining this tour.

All our group packages can be customized to combine with your own planning, such as adding a trekking tour or a tour to Yarlung Valley or Namtso Lake etc. Please feel free to check with us for more information!

Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - Lhasa (5 nights / 6 days)

Day 1 Arrival in Lhasa

Meet you at the train station or airport and transfer you to your hotel in Lhasa City. Upon arrival, rest and try to adapt to the high altitude. It is not advised to take bath on your first day arrival in Lhasa.

At this evening or tomorrow evening, we'll hold a welcome dinner for you to meet other group members. You may make new friends after travelling together for a few days in TIbet. Overnight hotel in Lhasa.

Day 2 Lhasa [B]

Explore one of the two sights in the morning: Drepung Monastery, the largest monastery of Gelugpa Sect of Tibet Buddhism; or Drak Yerpa, a holy place with many meditation caves in the quiet Yerpa valley.

And in the afternoon, visit Sera Monastery where you can see the interesting debate among monks on the Buddhist doctrines, whichs is considered a learning process of Tibetan Buddhism. Overnight hotel in Lhasa.

Day 3 Lhasa [B]

Visit the “must-see” sights in Lhassa incl. Potala Palace, the symbol of Tibetan people’s wisdom and power; Jokhang Temple, the ultimate religious destination for Tibetan pilgrims; and the Barkhor Street, a business street and also a pilgrimage circuit in Lhasa. Overnight hotel in Lhasa.

Day 4 Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse [B]

After breakfast, we’ll drive out of Lhasa to Gyantse, a historically important town in Tibet. On the way, we’ll visit Yamdrok Yumtso Lake, one of the “Great Three Lakes” in Tibet, and the Karola Glacier. When arrival in Gyantse, we’ll visit the Pelkhor Monastery which is famous for its Kumbum of 108 chapels. Before end today’s tour, we’ll drive another 2hrs to Shigatse, the south-central city in Tibet. Overnight hotel in Shigatse.

Day 5 Shigatse-Lhasa [B]

Visit Tashilumpo Monastery in Shigatse, the traditional seat of Panchen Lama and then we’ll drive back to Lhasa or take train back (we reserve the right to decide which way to be taken finally). Overnight hotel in Lhasa.

. Overnight in Lhasa.

Day 6 Departure [B]

Today we’ll transfer you to the airport or railway station. Your wonderful Central Tibet tour ends.

Schedule for 2017
MonthDate (arrival date in Lhasa)
January 01 07 12 14 21 28
Feburary 02 09 16 23
April 01 03 07 10 13 14 17 21 23 24 27 28 30
May 01 02 04 05 07 08 11 12 15 19 20 22 23 26 27 29 31
June 03 04 06 09 10 12 13 15 16 17 19 20 22 23 26 27 29 30
July 02 03 06 07 08 10 11 14 17 18 21 24 25 28 29 31
August 01 04 05 07 08 11 12 14 15 18 21 22 25 26 28 30
September 01 02 04 05 08 11 12 15 16 18 19 21 22 23 25 26 28 29 30
October 02 05 06 08 09 12 13 16 17 20 21 23 24 27 28 30 31
November 03 04 09 10 14 17 18 23 24 28
December 02 07 08 12 15 16 21 22 26 29 30

Notes: There will be new dates added to the above schedule from time to time. Please feel free to check with us for the updated join-in dates!