Lhasa City tour 2017-08-07T15:27:04+00:00

Lhasa City Group tour 4 days

  • Lhasa-city-tour

  • Destination:- Potala palace, Jokhang, Sera monastery, and Drepung monastery 
  • Minimum group size: 6 People
  • Duration:- 4 Days
  • Price:- $ 430/person

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Attractions of  Lhasa—Yamdrok Lake Group Tour:

Potala palace, Jokhang, Sera monastery, Drepung monastery, and Yamdrok lake

Experiences:

  • Visit the Lhasa city and explore the city life in Lhasa
  • Explore all the tourist spot on the friendship national highway.
  • Visit Lhasa and explore the daily life of Tibetans in the Lhasa city.
  • Explore the various architecture marvels of Tibet like Jokhang temple and Potala palace.
  • Drive along with the Yarlung Tsanpo river and Yamdrok Lake.
  • Eat different Tibetan fast food with your Tibetan friend.
Lhasa City group tour

This group tour of Lhasa and Yamdrok Lake will start with the City of Lhasa. The capital of Tibet autonomous region and home to Tibet’s famous and important temples and monasteries.

In this tour, you will be exploring Lhasa including; Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Square, Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery. On the fourth day, you will make a scenic drive to Yamdrok lake via 4700+ meter pass call Kamba la.  The backdrop of Yamdrok is a stunning 7191-meter peak named Nojin Kangtsang. In the afternoon, you will drive back to Lhasa with enough time to explore the Old Town one last time.

Our group tours are a great way to travel to Tibet at the minimum price. this is a good choice for the solo traveler, who wants to share the cost of the journey in Tibet, or a small group looking for more travelers to join them.

Our group journeys are a great way to travel economically in Tibet with a small group of people. They are ideal for solo travelers who are looking to share costs of a journey to Tibet or a small group looking to travel with others. Our group tours are high-quality and are led by our expert local Tibetan guides

Best suit for everyone

Day 1: Arrival in Lhasa,  Elevation: 3600 meters

prayer flag on the roof top on Tibet

When you arrive in Lhasa, you will be greeted by our guide and will escort you to your hotel. It is highly recommended to take a good rest and try to avoid heavy works. Later you can wander around the Barkhor street. it is an Ancient Tibetan market surrounding the Jokhang temple and it is a popular destination both tourist and pilgrims.

Day 2: Lhasa guided tour.

Jokang-templ-Backpacking-in-Tibet

In the morning, you will visit the Jokhang, it is the holiest Buddhist temple in Himalaya’s. Built nearly 1400 years ago. The temple house the  most sacred statue of Buddha. You will walk shoulder to shoulder with Buddhist pilgrims from every corner of Tibet. with Yak butter lamp in their hand and recites the mantra.  

In the afternoon, you will visit the 600 years old Sera Monastery, One of the largest monastery in Tibet. Each weekday afternoon starting at 3pm, monks engage in Buddhist philosophy debates, which are fun to photograph.

Day 3: Lhasa guided tour

Tibetan marriage custom

In the morning, you will visit the Potala palace, Tibet’s most iconic building. Raising over Lhasa, the palace served as the winter residence to Dalai lamas for 100s of years. the visit to Potala palace requires travelers to walk up to the top.

In the afternoon after lunch, you will go to Drepung, another of Tibet’s huge monastic complexes. The pilgrimage circuit around Drepung takes about an hour or so and offers spectacular views.

Day 4: Depart Lhasa

Tibet in 60 seconds

In the morning, you will be transferred to the Lhasa airport or train station and depart Tibet..

Departure date Price Tour status
30th July 500 USD 8 Confirmed
2nd August 500 USD 2 Confirmed
5th August 500 USD 8 Confirmed
11th August 500 USD 5 Confirmed
15th August 500 USD 2 Confirmed
22th August 500 USD 2 Confirmed
7th September 450 USD 5 Confirmed
9th September 450 USD 2 Confirmed
11th September 450 USD 5 Confrimed
17th September 450 USD 7 Confirmed
23rd September 450 USD 3 Confirmed
29th September 450 USD 2 Confirmed
19th October 450 USD 5 Confrimed
1st October 450 USD 5 Confirmed
2nd October 450 USD 2 Confirmed
8th October 450 USD 2 Confirmed
13th October 450 USD 5 Confirmed
22th October 450 USD 2 Confirmed
26th October 450 USD 3 Confirmed
7th November 430 USD Open
14th November 430 USD Open
21st November 430 USD Open
1st December 430 USD Open
8th December 430 USD Open
15th December 430 USD Open
1st January 430 USD Open
15th January 430 USD Open
8th February 430 USD Open
15th February 430 USD Open

Tour cost Includes

  • All the entrance fees to the attraction list
  • All land transportation in Tibet, excluding airport, pick up and drop off.
  • All the Tibet travel permits and processing fees
  • Local English speaking Tibetan guide
  • All the accommodations (base on double occupancy)

Not include in the price

  • Postage fee of Tibet travels permit
  • Gratitudes for drivers and Guide
  • Photography fees inside the monastery and temples
  • Personal expenditures
  • Insurance
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Travel vaccinations
  • Yak, horse or porter fees at the Kailash
  • Airfare or train ticket from or to Lhasa.
  • Passport and visa fees

Airport pick up and drop off 

Lhasa Airport is over 75kms from the down town and we will have to have a guide to pick you up at the airport, which makes it impossible to provide the Airport pick up and drop off service at any given time. So we are only able to provide free pick once in a day on the arrival date and one drop off a day on the departure day.

Free pick up at the airport on the first day of itinerary:

Our guide will leave Lhasa airport by 12:20 PM. please be join on this time for free pick up. If the flight is delayed, we can arrange another private pick up, with extra cost.

Free drop off at the airport on the last day of itinerary:

Our guide will arrive at the hotel at 11:00 am. take all the group members to the airport. it is recommend to book flight which leaves after 13:30 PM. If the flight is before 13:00 PM, we can arrange another private Drop off, with extra cost.

Special pick up and drop off arrangement

If you would like us to make special arrangement to pick you up or drop you off we can do it with extra cost.

The price for extra drop off or pick up in shuttle bus is 50 USD per person per route.

The price for extra drop off or pick up in Private vehicle is 2 USD per kilometers.

Train Station pick-up

We can provide one free pick up a day on the arrival date at the train station that is 12-13 pm. Please book you train ticket to arrive on this time.

If the clients would like to have a private pick up at the train station the extra cost for a pick up is 83 USD.  We will have to arrange a car and guide with guide licence to pick you up.

Tour Booking

Please book the tour a month before the real date of visit. I need at least 17 days to process the Tibet Travel Permit
The copy of your Passport and the Visa has to be clear enough to read all the letter on it. The copy of passport must be of the passport one which you have or have your visa on.

Please read this page for clear concise information about traveling to Tibet and thing to do before travelling into Tibet.

Remember coming in from Nepal and china is different. if you are coming from Nepal (flight or overland), you need to have visa applied for PRC embassy in Kathmandu. We will send your visa invitation to friend agency in Nepal.

For other terms and conditions please follow http://itibettravel.com/booking/

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