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
Thursday, September 30, 2021 - Friday, October 1, 2021
Lhasa airport picking up, have a good rest in the afternoon. Overnight at Lhasa.
Day 2: Lhasa
Friday, October 1, 2021 - Saturday, October 2, 2021
Visit Potola Palace, Johkang temple, and Barkor Market. Overnight at Lhasa
Day 3: Lhasa
Saturday, October 2, 2021 - Sunday, October 3, 2021
Visit Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, overnight at Lhasa.
Day 4: Lhasa - Shigatse
Sunday, October 3, 2021 - Monday, October 4, 2021
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
Monday, October 4, 2021 - Tuesday, October 5, 2021
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
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Morning Airport dropping off, end the trip.