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4-Day Private Lhasa Tour

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    What to Expect

    Day 1: Arrive Lhasa. Private transfer from Lhasa Airport to the hotel

    Stop At: Lhasa Gongga Airport Parking Lot, Gonggar, Shannan, Tibet, China
    You will be picked up from the Lhasa airport and then transferred to your hotel. The rest of day is free to relax and acclimate to the high altitude.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Sightseeing with a private guide and a driver from 9:00am to 5:00pm

    Stop At: Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China
    Visit Tibet's holiest shrine of Jokhang Temple to see a solid gold enlightened Buddha. You'll feel the electric atmosphere and immerse yourself into Tibetan culture while wandering through the bustling Barkor Circuit
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Potala Palace, No.35 Gongqian Alley, Beijing Middle Road Cheng Guan District, Lhasa 850000 China
    Lhasa’s cardinal landmark is the Potela Palace, once the winter residence of the Dalai Lama. The palace is an architectural wonder even by modern standards, rising 13 stories from the Red Hill and contains over 1000 rooms. There are daily tours of three stories featuring golden stupas, prayer halls and chapels, but tickets are limited. Your guide will book tickets in advance but visiting times often change, so it’s good to be flexible with your time to be able to enjoy this marvel. Be sure to climb the spired peak of Chakpori Hill, 3725m high located next to the palace. It offers the best panorama view of the ancient city and Potala Palace.
    Duration: 3 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 3: Sightseeing and walking tour with a private guide and a driver from 9:00am to 5:00pm

    Stop At: Norbulingka (Precious Stone Garden), No.21 Luobulinka Road, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China
    Norbulingka Palace, meaning “Park of Treasure” used to be the summer palace of the Dalai Lama and was built around 1755. Norbulingka stands over 360,000 square meters and has over 375 rooms that are all filled with various precious flowers and plants, creating a deeply oxygenated, peaceful atmosphere.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), Southern Slope of Genpeiwuzi Mountain, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China
    the 15th century Drepung Monastery, home to over 700 monks and the largest of all monasteries
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Sera Monastery, Wuze Hill , Sera Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China
    Visit the impressive Sera Monastery which is one of Tibet’s most important university monasteries. Observe student monks debating philosophy between 3-5pm daily

    A leisurely walk around the Tibetan Quarter before drop off at the hotel

    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 4: Depart Lhasa, private transfer from the hotel to Lhasa Airport

    Stop At: Lhasa Gonggar Airport International Departure, Gonggar, Shannan, Tibet, China
    Pick up at the hotel, private transfer to Lhasa Airport for your departure flight.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    From your hotel in Lhasa or Lhasa International Airport
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    4 days
    Return Details
    Concludes at your hotel in Lhasa
    • Professional English-speaking guide (other languages available on request)
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Arrival and departure transfers (downtown hotels only)
    • Tibet permit
    • International flights
    • Hotels
    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Entrance Fees to attractions
    • Travel insurance
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Jokhang Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Potala Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Norbulingka (Precious Stone Garden)
    • Entry/Admission - Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si)
    • Entry/Admission - Sera Monastery
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • This tour can be tailor made to your needs
    • Copies of Chinese Visa and passport are required to process Tibet Permit
    • Tibet Permit will be arranged by the tour operator before entering Tibet
    • A minimum of 2 people booking is required
    • Not recommended for travelers with high latitude sickness
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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