9-day Tibet life-changing trip (Private Ground Tour)

TYPOLOGIES

Guided Tour

DIFFICULTY

MIN. AGE

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Itinerary

Day 1 - Fly to Chengdu

Accommodation: Airport International Hotel or Equivalent (Standard Room) Meals: breakfast & dinner

Day 2 - Chengdu – Lhasa

Fly to Lhasa from Chengdu Chengdu, and take the domestic flight to Lhasa, Tibet. We suggest you have a good rest and do not get too excited. We haven’t arranged any activity for this first day of your trip, in order to give you time to acclimatize. Accommodation: St. Regis/Shangri-La Hotel*or Equivalent (Standard Room)

Day 3 - Arrive in Lhasa, Tibet.

On your second day in Tibet, you should be physically ready for Potala Palace—the palace with a lot of steps. Climb up to Potala Palace, Tibet’s iconic landmark. Accommodation: St. Regis/Shangri-La Hotel*or Equivalent (Standard Room)

Day 4 - Lhasa – Yamdrok Lake – Karola Glacier – Gyantse – Shigatse

from Lhasa to Shigatse. When we cross over the Gampala pass, and you will have a glimpse of Yamdrok Lake. A freshwater lake in Tibet, it is one of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet. The Lake is surrounded by many snow-capped mountains and in the distance you can have spectacular views of Holy Mountains near Lhasa. Accommodation: TQomo Langzong Hotel 5* or Equivalent (Standard Room)

Day 5 - Shigatse (Tashi Lunpo Monastery) – Laz – Tingri

Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, founded in 1447 by the 1st Dalai Lama, is a historic and culturally important monastery in Shigatse, and the second-largest city in Tibet. Monastery is a major pilgrimage destination for Tibetans from across the plateau especiallly during New Year time. Accommodation: Qomo Langzong Hotel 5* or Equivalent (Standard Room)

Day 6 - Tingri County – Mount Everest Base Camp – Shigatse

Along the scenic route to Himalayan Base Camp, you can see the Himalayan mountains in the distance. When we arrive Mount Everest, follow the sightseeing bus to the base camp. Breath in the crisp cool air while taking in the dramatic view of the tallest Mountain in the world. Accommodation: Tibet World Ridge Hotel or Equivalent (Standard Room)

Day 7 - Shigatse – Lhasa

After breakfast, explore 2 of the major temples in Lhasa, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. After lunch, if you have time, go visit the Tibet Museum and shopping for souveniers. Accommodation: St. Regis/Shangri-La Hotel* or Equivalent (Standard Room)

Day 8 - Shigatse – Namtso Lake – Lhasa

Namtso or Lake Nam is a mountain lake on the border between Damxung County of Lhasa prefec­ture-level city and Baingoin County of Nagqu Prefecture in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, approximately 112 kilometres of Lhasa. Accommodation: St. Regis or Shangri-La Hotel* or Equivalent (Standard Room)

Day 9 - Lhasa - Home Country

We will send you to the airport to end our memorable Tibet trip







Price Per Pax

(based on 4 person per group)

Traveling Period

 

All Year Round

 

Includes chartered transport in Tibet
Includes tour guide
Includes all accommodation as stated
Includes Tibet entrance permit for foreigners
Includes return flight ticket from Lhasa to Chengdu
Includes full-board meals
Includes entrance fee to all attractions
Excludes self expenses and donation to temples
Excludes gratitude tips to driver and tour guide
Excludes international flight ticket to Chengdu
Itinerary subjects to change due to unforeseen circumstances