Lhasa/Gyantse/Shigatse 6 day trip (6 Days / 5 Nights)
In this tour you will not only visit the World Heritage Sites of the Potala and Jokhang Temple, the monasteries Drepung and Sera in Lhasa, but also the Holy lake Yamdrok Lake, Gyantse famous Kumpum Stupa and the impressive the seat of Panchen Lama Tashilhunpo Monastery. You will learn more about tibetan religious and the Tsang area life style.
Day 1: Lhasa
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - Monday, August 20, 2018
Lhasa airport picking up, have a good rest in the afternoon. Overnight at Lhasa.
Day 2: Lhasa
Monday, August 20, 2018 - Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Visit Potola Palace, Johkang temple, and Barkor Market. Overnight at Lhasa
Day 3: Lhasa
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Visit Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, overnight at Lhasa.
Day 4: Lhasa - Shigatse
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - Thursday, August 23, 2018
Up to Kambala pass which is 4794m high, you will have a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso there. It is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet. Then drive back to chushul, along Nepal friendship way to Shigatse, visit Tashilunpo Monastery and the spectacular tombs of Panchen Lamas in the afternoon. Overnight at Shigatse.
Day 5: Shigatse - Gyantse - Lhasa
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - Friday, August 24, 2018
After breakfast, drive to Gyantse, only 90km from Shigatse. You will visit the famous stupa - Gyantse Kumpum, the most stunning architectural wonder in Tibet. Afternoon drive back to Lhasa along the friendship way. Overnight at Lhasa.
Day 6: Lhasa
Friday, August 24, 2018 - Saturday, August 25, 2018
Morning Airport dropping off, end the trip.