Big Discount Backpacking Through Tibet - Lhasa and Shigatse tour-6days – Mythibetour
How to book
|D1||Arrive in Lhasa||Autonomy|
|D2||Drepung Monastery or Drak Yerpa||Tour bus|
|D3||Potala Palace-Jokhang Monastery-Barkhor Street||Tour bus|
|D4||Yamdrok Lake-Pelchor Monastery||Tour bus|
|D5||Tashilhunpo Monastery||Tour bus|
|D6||Departure from Lhasa||Autonomy|
*Itineraries for reference*
Day by Day Itinerary
|D1: Arrive in Lhasa|
|In Lhasa to receive tourists, stay at the hotel to do high altitude adaptive rest.Tips: Lhasa, 3650 meters above sea level, oxygen content of only 70% of the mainland, the initial Tibetan guests will be different degrees of altitude sickness. In addition to maintaining normal mentality, the more water, eat more fruits, adequate rest is the best way to prevent altitude sickness.|
|D2:Drepung Monastery or Drak Yerpa|
|After breakfast, we will take a bus to visit Drepung Monastery or Drak Yerpa(which will be decided by our agency) .Afternoon visit Sera Monastery. 【Drepung Monastery】 built in 1416, covers an area of 250,000 square meters, is the largest temple Gelu.Drak Yerpa is a place of great importance to the spiritual and cultural life of Tibet.There is a saying: “Lhasa is the holy land of Tibet, Drak Yerpa is the holy land of Lhasa.【Sera Monastery】 in the north of the city of Lhasa. The temple was named Sera, the Tibetan word for “wild rose”, because in the construction of this temple, the mountain behind the full blooming wild rose. Here Lama debate is a major feature of economic activitiesNote: The morning of the attractions (Drepung or Drak Yerpa), I will choose one of the clubs arranged to visit.
|D3:Potala Palace-Jokhang Monastery-Barkhor Street|
|After breakfast, visit the Potala Palace, the highest ancient palace-style complex in the world, which was built in the Song dynasty in the seventh century.After lunch, visit the earliest temple built in the Tubo dynasty – [Jokhang Monastery] Temple enshrined with the Princess Wen Cheng into the Tibetan Sakyamuni twelve-year-old and other statues, where visitors can not only see the pilgrimage of the people worship, But also with the people around the temple to pray for the sentient beings. After the tour to go 【Barkhor Street】 handicrafts market free shopping, feel the humanities of Tibet, visit the national characteristics and exotic handmade products.Tips: Due to the time limit of tickets, it is possible to visit the Jokhang Temple in the morning and visit the Potala Palace in the afternoon.|
|D4:Yamdrok Lake-Pelchor Monastery|
|Along the winding road to reach the top of Mount Gambara (4700 meters above sea level, 20 minutes) to watch one of the three holy lakes in Tibet [Yamdrok Lake].Yamdrok Lake blue as a mirror, lakeside lush plants. The distance is Naiqin Kang Sang Snow Mountain (7191m). On the way, we will take pictures of the Chinkang Snow Mountain and the Karaoke Glacier.Pelchor Monastery is located in the northeast corner of Gyangze County. It is a typical Tibetan Buddhist monastery with a combination of towers and temples. There are temples in the tower, and temples in the temple are natural and harmonious. Baju Temple frescoes and statues modeling mix. Both are the must-see attractions of many tourists. Baiju Temple is located at the foot of the mountain at the northwest of Gyangze Township, Jiangzi County. The temple is one hundred thousand pagoda is famous, the tower a total of 108 doors. The tower is dotted with gold dome and canopy, surrounded by more full of religious characteristics of the statues and murals.|
|【Tashilhunpo Monastery】 is one of the six monasteries of the Gelug Sect.It is located at the foot of the Tara Mountain in Xigaze. Founded in 1447 by the first generation of the Dalai Lama, the fourth generation of the Panchen Lama was built. Covering nearly 300,000 square meters. The main structures here are the Maitreya church, the Panchen Lama’s palace and the Komsom temple. Tashilhunpo is the seat of the Panchen Lama, because the fourth Panchen Lama in the monastery, and now there are nearly 800 monks.Tips: There are two ways to return from Lhasa, Shigatse (by the agency according to the actual situation)The first kind of tourist bus ride Shigatse> LhasaThe second train Shigatse> Lhasa (Z8802 17: 30-20: 32) tour guide will take you to a train ride to Shigatse by train to return to Lhasa, and then sent to the hotel to rest.|
|D6:Departure from Lhasa|
Today you guide will trasfer you to the airport or the train station.
This time Tibet tour is ended,and welcome to Tibet next time.
Time & Prices
|Prcie for per person||
3 starts standard hotel
The service included in the price
∙ Tibet travel permit and all other necessary permits to Tibet ∙ Pick-up at airport or train station in Lhasa
∙ All entrance ticket fees for all tourist sites listed in the itinerary
∙ Clean and comfortable 3 star standard hotels with private bath room and breakfast in Lhasa and Shigatse ∙ English speaking local Tibetan Guide.
∙ Well maintained vehicle throughout the whole tour.
∙ Oxygen supply on Vehicle.
∙ Bank service fee when you transfer deposit to our company
The service excluded in the price
∙ Domestic flight/train to and out of Lhasa.
∙ lunches and dinners; usually it costs about USD3-15 per person for one meal in TAR (Tibet Autonomous Region).
∙ Tips and gratitude to tour guide and driver;
∙ Personal expenses, like laundry, phone call, snacks, soft drinks (please do the best to avoid the alcoholic beverages during your Tibet trip), optional tour activities, etc.
Thank you for choosing Mythibetour .You can E-mail us to your special needs . We’ll reply you within 24 hours. After you confirm your schedule and date of travel,our staff will handle it. You can pay your travel fee by the UnionPay card, or paypal.After you pay your travel deposit , We will provide you arrange your the travel itinerary.
Necessary expenses deduction
provisions of paragraph
|Date of Cancellation||Charge Incurred|
|1 months in advance||20% of total trip cost, excludes the lost caused by refunding air tickets.|
|7 to 29 days in advance||50% of total trip cost, excludes the lost caused by refunding air tickets.|
|Less than 7 days in advance||100% of total trip cost, excludes the lost caused by refunding air tickets.|
|No show up||100% of total trip cost|
2、Cancellation 10 days before departure due to political reason or natural force,
No cancellation charge on local tour, but the lost caused by refunding flight tickets
and train tickets is on travelers.
the starting point or tourists specified
leading to the termination of the
cannot avoid the incident）,
paragraph 2 in article 9、paragraph 2 in article 10 and paragraph 3 in article 10 to
cancel the contract,bear by tourists.