Lhasa is the administrative and cultural center of Tibet that stands on snowy highland. Positioned at 3650m above sea level, it is also called “City of Sunlight”. Here, you can appreciate a brilliant sun set against a clear blue sky, floating white clouds and wild mountains.
Lhasa City is the second densely inhabited city of the Tibetan plateau and it has many spread monasteries and temples. Lhasa also includes the monasteries of Drepung and Sera, Norbulingka Palace (the summer quarters of the Dalais), the Jokhang, the holiest shrine in Tibet and the rounded Barkhor Bazaar. You will see Potala Palace; the palace is considered blessed for Tibetan people. Another, most important place in Lhasa is Sera Monastery which is located at the northern part of the city. And Jokhang Temple is another absorbing part which is surrounded by Barkhor Street in the center of Lhasa. Here you will find many local people chanting and singing. The highlight of the Monastery is lamas debating on Buddhist doctrine.
Lhasa tour includes visit to beautiful Namtso Lake which covers an area of 1,940 square kilometers, the Namtso Lake is the second largest salt-water lake. In the lake, there are 3 islands, which is home for all kinds of aquatic life.
Lhasa is much well-liked tour amongst worldwide travelers as it puts forward a prospect into the core region of Tibet. Lhasa is renowned for not only being one the highest cities in the world, but also for its breathtaking beauty, exceptional landscapes and the holy atmosphere of this religious center.
Day 01: Flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa's airport ,by China airlines and drive 96km to Lhasa city. The flight will give you an eyeful of mountains; Mt Kanchenjunga (8586m/ 28,169ft), Mt. Everest (8848m/ 29.028ft), Mt. Makalu (8463m/ 27,766ft) and others.
Day 02: Visit in Derpung monastery, Norbulinka and Jhokang temple.
Day 03: Visit the Potala place & Sera monastery.
Day 04 :96 km drives from Lhasa city to Gonkar air- port and fly to Kathmandu.
- Pick up and drop off from and to hotel .
- Entrance fee at Kirtipur.
- Private Transportation during the tour.
- Licensed tour guide.
- All government tax, VAT and service charges.
- Tips to Guide and driver.
- Any other costs not mentioned in the Cost Includes section.