Lhasa is the capital city and main attraction of Tibet, Chinese autonomous region. Lhasa is the main tourist destination, almost every one entering Tibet visits Lhasa. The meaning of Lhasa is Land of the Gods, based on it often described as center of Tibetan Buddhism. Spiritually Lhasa has its identity connected with three centers Potala Palace, Jokhang temple and Norbulinka. These were used by Dalai Lama, Tibetan spiritual leader as residence.
Lhasa as second populous city of the Tibetan Plateau has many monasteries and temples. Scattered monasteries and temple sets its identity as city of monasteries. With 3490m average elevation it’s the iconic city of Tibet with most desired palace the Potala Palace. Religious places as well as monasteries attract visitors with Tibetan glamour of Traditional dress and carvings.
Himalaya Thunder Treks links this destination with Himalayan country Nepal and its capital city Kathmandu often described as capital of Temple. It will be incredible tour of your whole life with us, which gives you chance to explore two religious philosophy and traditional setting of Hinduism and Buddhism. Himalaya Thunder Treks makes your tour trip incredible with great hospitality.
Trip Grade: Easy
Activities: Tours & Sightseeing
Accommodation: Lodge / Camping
Meals: Breakfast in kathmandu/All the meals during tour in Tibet
Trip Duration: 8 Days
Max. Altitude: -
Group Size: Minimum 4
Best Season: April, May, June, July
Transportation: Car/ Van/ Plane
Day 01: Flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa
Day 02-03: Lhasa Sight seen Two whole days sight seen within Lhasa. Exploring the capital with Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, Potala Palace, Drepung, Sera Monasteries etc.
Day 04: Lhasa - Shigatse Drive to Shigatse through western Lhasa stopping at Yamdrok Lake 4,800m with Kambala Pass & 5010m Karola Pass.
Day 05: Shigatse - Gyantse After exploring Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery trip moves to Gyantse on wheels. Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monasteries are the attractions there.
Day 06-07: Gyantse - Tsedang Drive to Tsedang takes first day, in second sight seen the Tsedang exploring Samye Monastery, Yumbu Lakang, Tombs of Tibetan Kings etc.
Day 08: Tsedang - Kathmandu Summing up the trip here, morning drive to Gonggar airport and boarded for Kathmandu.
Note: Presented Itinerary is our tentative plan to make your Nepal experience rich. It can be customized as client's interest and timeframe.
Himalaya Thunder Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd.
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Phone: +977 - 9841816439