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
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Lhasa airport picking up, have a good rest in the afternoon. Overnight at Lhasa.
Day 2: Lhasa
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Thursday, September 28, 2017
Visit Potola Palace, Johkang temple, and Barkor Market. Overnight at Lhasa
Day 3: Lhasa
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - Friday, September 29, 2017
Visit Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, overnight at Lhasa.
Day 4: Lhasa - Shigatse
Friday, September 29, 2017 - Saturday, September 30, 2017
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
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017
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
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Monday, October 2, 2017
Morning Airport dropping off, end the trip.