10 nights/11 days Lhasa fly in & out Tour
(Tsetang 2 nights, Lhasa, Namtso, Gyantse, shigatse)
Tour Code: XZT18
Tour Type: Private, sightseeing, cultural journey
Highlight: An excellent excursion from Lhasa is a circuit that takes in the towns of Shigatse, Gyantse and Tsetang. It offers a comprehensive experience of Tibet in a neat itinerary. Tsetang is known as the cradle of Tibetan civilization. Shigatse lies some 274km to the west of Lhasa and is Tibet’s second largest city. Shigatse to Gyantse is 94km of gravel but good road.
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Day by day itinerary:
Saturday departures form KTM & Return on Tuesdays
Day 01: SAT Fly from Beijing/Xian/Chengdu/Kunming/Kathmandu to the Gonggar airport of Lhasa, (60km from the main city), meet our representative and transfer to Tsetang and check in.
MON Drive to Lhasa and visit Samye Monastery
en route, o/n in Lhasa
THU Full day excursion to Namtso Lake
, so called the "Sky Lake", same day drive back to Lhasa and visit Yangpacheng Hot Spring en route, o/n in Lhasa
FRI Drive to Gyantse via Yamdrok Lake
, o/n in Gyantse
Day 08: SAT Visit Pelku Chode & Kumbum Monastery in Gyantse, after lunch drive to Shigatse, o/n in Shigatse.
Day 10: MON Drive back to Lhasa from Shigatse via new road, o/n in Lhasa
Day 11: TUE Transfer to Gonggar airport and fly to Beijing/Xian/Chengdu/Kunming/Kathmandu, tour ends!
Get the price: This tour is a private tour and departure date will be based on your request. Prices depend on travel seasons and will be quoted upon request.