Lhasa Tour

Duration: 7 Nights 8 Days

Lhasa Tour

Many of Tibet's most famous sights are included in this short trip. We will explore the capital city of Lhasa, visit Yamdrok Lake, and see Tashilimpu Monastery in Shigatse. We will also get a good bit of valley scenery traveling by jeep through the Yarlung Valley.

Itinerary & Map

  • Day 01 (Sat)
    Kathmandu to Lhasa
 Arrive Lhasa and check into hotel. Rest for the remainder of the day to acclimatize 

  • Day 02 - 03 (Sun-Mon)
    In Lhasa
Two full days of sightseeing in Lhasa including visits to the Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazar, the Potala, Drepung and Sera Monasteries 

  • Day 04 (Tues)
    Lhasa to Shigatse
 Scenic drive to Shigatse, to the west of Lhasa via Yamdrok Lake, crossing the 4,800m Kambala Pass and the 5010m Karola Pass. Overnight at hotel 

  • Day 05 (Wed)
    Shigatse to Gyantse
 Morning sightseeing trip to the Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. Afternoon drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa and Phalkor Monastery. Overnight at hotel 

  • Day 06 - 07 (Thu-Fri)
    Gyantse to Tsedang
 A full day's drive to Tsedang.Overnight at hotel.Sightseeing tour the next day to Samye Monastery, Yumbu Lakang and Tombs of Tibetan Kings. Overnight at hotel 

  • Day 08 (Sat)
    Tsedang to Kathmandu