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
Monday, December 16, 2019 - Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Lhasa airport picking up, have a good rest in the afternoon. Overnight at Lhasa.
Day 2: Lhasa
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Visit Potola Palace, Johkang temple, and Barkor Market. Overnight at Lhasa
Day 3: Lhasa
Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - Thursday, December 19, 2019
Visit Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, overnight at Lhasa.
Day 4: Lhasa - Shigatse
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - Friday, December 20, 2019
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
Friday, December 20, 2019 - Saturday, December 21, 2019
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
Saturday, December 21, 2019 - Sunday, December 22, 2019
Morning Airport dropping off, end the trip.