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Half Day Tibetan Cultural tour.

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US$45.00
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2 travellers
What to Expect
Itinerary

1) Our tour guide will explain how our Tibetan people came to Nepal in the early 60s and established our Tibetan settlements in Nepal.

2) You will learn about Tibetan arts and crafts of the Tibetan Plateau. In addition learn how the Tibetan people introduced their unique skills in making Tibetan carpets in the settlements.

3) You will also learn about the symbols and images that are important in their daily life.

4) Our guests will meet with our Tibetan doctor and learn about Tibetan medicine, treatment and our Tibetan medical system. The doctor will explain how Tibetan medicines are used in treatment. There is also the opportunity to have the first-hand experience of a medical checkup from a Tibetan doctor.

5) Likewise visit a settlement photo gallery. The photos were taken when Tibetan settlements were established in the early 60’s.

6) Visit buddhist monastery and learn about buddhist monks life in their monastery.

7) Learn about Tibetan schools, kindergarten and our educational system in the Tibetan settlements.

8) We provide afternoon lunch including simple Tibetan momos, thenthuk, cold & hot drinks.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We provide pick up and drop off services to and from our guests respective hotels located at Lakeside area. We charge extra transportation fee for those guests whose hotels are located outside of Lakeside area depending on their hotel location. Our pick up time is at 9 am sharp.
Departure Time
6/8/2019 - 6/8/2021Monday:09:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Tuesday:09:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Wednesday:09:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Thursday:09:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Friday:09:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Sunday:09:00 AM - 01:30 PM
Duration
4h 30m
Inclusions
  • Tibetan educational & cultural day tour
  • Learning Tibetan culture
  • Meeting with the Tibetan doctor to learn about Tibetan medical system.
  • Visiting Tibetan carpet workshop and showroom and learn how Tibetan people introduce Tibetan carpets
  • Enjoying Tibetan foods in a local Tibetan restaurant.
  • Visiting Tibetan buddhist monastery.
  • Pick up and drop services to and from our guests respective hotels.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We have no words to describe how amazing was the tour that Thupten offered us today! This is an amazing opportunity to get to know Tibetans history and Thupten is explaining everything so well. We could have listened to him all day long. We definetely recommend his program and
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Response from thupten g, Owner at Half Day Tibetan Cultural tour.
Responded 1 week ago
I would like to highly thank Sara for writing her very quick and beautiful review about our Tibetan cultural tour. I am so pleased to meet Sara and her friend. They have shown great interest to learn more about Tibet and Tibetan culture. Highly appreciate their nice review.
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We had an amazing day with our kids, learning about Tibetan history and culture. We got an amazing insight to the struggles and the history of the Tibetan people and learned about their rich culture. I can highly recommend this tour. Thupten speaks amazing English and is very
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Response from thupten g, Owner at Half Day Tibetan Cultural tour.
Responded 8 Jul 2019
Tashi Delek! It was my great pleasure to take all your family members in our Tibetan cultural tour. Highly appreciate writing your nice review. Thanking you, Thupten Gyatso
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Definitely an eye opening experience, a must if you are in Nepal, Thupten is an incredible guide and teacher, he has so many rich stories and knowledge to share with us and he is definitely generous of his time. We were eager to learn more and more about the tibetan culture and
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Response from thupten g, Owner at Half Day Tibetan Cultural tour.
Responded 8 Jul 2019
Thank you so much for taking your time in writing this very nice review about our Tibetan cultural tour. Thanking you, Thupten Gyatso
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