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Take in all that Tibet can offer with the amazing 6- day voyage to the famous landmarks such as Barkhor Street, Johkang Temple, Sera Monastery and more with the added pleasure of beautiful scenic places of Yamdrok Tso Lake. Be ready to explore the home of the Dalai Lamas and prepare to immerse yourself in their religious history and unique culture on this truly wonderful place, once in your lifetime.


About This Trip

Price: From 1,290 USD  / per person
Best time to visit: Spring and Autumn
Experience: Hiking, Natural, Culture, Adventure


Tour Highlights
  • Lhasa City Tour
  • Visit Yamdrok Tso Lake
  • Explore world heritage site Potala Palace



Private car: All transfers mention in the itinerary.
Entrance fees: All admission fees and activity expenses as noted in the itinerary.
English Speaking guide: Professional guide will accompany you along your trip.
Hotel with breakfast: All accommodations are based on double-occupancy and including breakfast.



Gratuities: Tips for guides and drivers are not included.
Personal expenses: Meals, travel insurance or activities not mention in the itinerary.
Airplane Transport: International or domestic flights and excess baggage charge.


The private tour could be fully customizable based on your preference. Please feel free to chat with our travel constants, they are here to support you!


Day 1: Hello Tibet

The first day in Tibet is all about getting some relaxation after your flight. You will be picked up from the airport and escorted to your hotel so you can have some rest and free time to do anything you please.

  • Pick up from airport and drive to hotel.
  • Arrive at hotel for rest and relaxation.

Day 2: City Exploration

The Second day is all about exploring the interesting Lhasa City streets and checking out famous landmarks and must-see temples and monasteries in Tibet.

  • Pick up from the airport and drive to Barkhor Street.
  • Explore the famous and must-see Lhasa landmark - Barkhor Street, where you will experience the pure religious atmosphere and see unique items in the colorful shops.
  • Firsthand experience of what Tibetan lunch is like
  • Visit the most important and sacred temple in Tibet - Jokhang Temple in the Barkhor Square in Lhasa.
  • Stop by the Sera Monastery, one of the grandest in Tibet and has impressive architectural appearance, where interesting debates on Buddhist doctrines took place.
  • Transfer to hotel.

Day 3: More Wonders

The third day is all about covering the home of the Dalai Lamas, where you will discover more tales and know the history of the Dalai Lamas.

  • Pick up from hotel and drive to Potala Palace.
  • Explore Potala Palace, once the home of the Dalai Lama and now a museum listed as a world heritage site.
  • Head to Drepung Monastery, at the foot of mount Gephel, famous as one of the 3 great Gelugpa monasteries of Tibet.
  • Stop for Lunch.
  • Drop by the Norbulingka Summer Palace, the largest manmade garden used to be the summer palace of the Dalai Lamas.
  • Transfer to hotel.

Day 4: Tibetan Nature

The fourth day is all about exploring the scenic wonders of the Yamdrok Tso Lake and also checking out other important and beautiful Tibetan structures loaded with amazing history.

  • Pick up from hotel and drive to Yamdrok Tso Lake.
  • Explore the picturesque Yamdrok Tso Lake, known for its turquoise waters and being one of the 3 largest sacred lakes in Tibet.
  • Stop for lunch.
  • Visit Pelkhor Chode Temple Complex, which houses the interesting Pelkhor Chode Monastery.
  • Stop by The Gyantse Dzong , one of the best-preserved dzongs in Tibet.
  • Walk over to Gyantse Kumbum, main attraction for its impressive structure housing an endless series of tiny chapels of painting after painting inside.
  • Transfer to hotel.

Day 5: Monastery exploration

The fifth day is all about discovering the beauty and history of two beautiful and famous monasteries in Tibet. These monasteries have a lot of Tibetan history to tell, which you will surely enjoy visiting.

  • Pick up from hotel and drive to Shalu Monastery.
  • Explore the historic Shalu Monastery, founded by Chetsun Sherab Jungnay - one of Tibet's greatest teachers about Buddhism scriptures.
  • Head to Tashilunpo Monastery.
  • Stop for lunch.
  • Visit the Tashilunpo Monastery, one of the Six Big Monasteries of Gelugpa (or Yellow Hat Sect) in Tibet.
  • Transfer to hotel.

Day 6: Farewell beautiful Tibet

The sixth day is all about saying goodbye to the interesting 5 days you had exploring the wonders of the unique Tibet. The last day is sending you off to the airport with a one last look at the magnificent Tibet.

  • Pick up from hotel and drive to airport.
  • Arrive in airport for the flight back home.

Tour Location

Shangri-La Lhasa Hotel

Only 2,300 feet from Norbulingka and Tibet Museum (Lhasa), Shangri-La Hotel offers guests comfy stay with guestrooms overlooking the majestic mountains, modern and well-equipped facilities like an oxygen lounge, a variety of activities and 4 on-site restaurants. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the property.
  • 5-star
  • Decorated in Tibetan style, all rooms offer mountain views
  • An indoor swimming pool, a fitness center, a sauna and massage service are all provided
  • 4 Restaurants On Site
  • 24-hour front desk
Traffic Instructions
  • Lhasa Gonggar Airport 57 km

The St. Regis Lhasa Resort

Reside in timeless splendor in the ancient Barkhor area of Lhasa. At 3,680 meters above sea level, The St. Regis Lhasa Resort sits at the legendary “Roof of the World,” overlooking the wondrous Tibetan landscape and the magnificence of the Potala Palace.Be seduced by an unfolding series of delightful moments in three remarkable restaurants and intriguing wine bar. Experience healing Tibetan treatments in the splendid Iridium Spa and bask in the warmth of sparkling Golden Energy Pool.
  • 5-star
  • 205 guest rooms, spacious villas, and suites
  • A travel desk can assist in organizing trips, booking tickets or car hire
  • 3 restaurants at the St. Regis Hotel
  • Regis Butler Service is available any time, day or night
Traffic Instructions
  • Lhasa Gonggar Airport 60 km

Holiday Inn Express Lhasa Potala Square

Featuring a shared lounge, Holiday Inn Express Lhasa Potala Square is located in Lhasa. Popular points of interest around the property include Ramoche Temple and Zongjiao Lukang Park.
  • 4-star
  • Some rooms with a mountain view
  • A buffet or gluten-free breakfast is available
  • 24-hour front desk
Traffic Instructions
  • Lhasa Gonggar Airport 57 km

House Of Shambhala

Featuring delicately furnished guest rooms, House of Shambahala offers Tibetan-style accommodations in Lhasa. Free WiFi is accessible in public areas. Potala Palace is 1.2 mi from the property. Norbulingka is 2.7 mi from House of Shambahala. Lhasa Railway Station is a 26-minute drive away. Lhasa Gonggar Airport is 1 hour and 10 minutes' drive away.
  • 3-star
  • The rooftop restaurant serves local delicacies and views of the The Potala Palace
  • The on-site restaurant serves delicious cuisine
  • 24-hour front desk
  Traffic Instructions
  • Lhasa Gonggar Airport 61 km

Terms & Conditions
  • Should you cancel at outside 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, the cost of tour package is refundable.
  • Should you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel after the trip has started, we are unable to refund any amount for cancelled services due to late arrival, early departure, missed days during the tours and non-participation.
Please Note
  1. Should you wish to book this tour, please send your holiday request to us in the website or contact info@expatsholidays.com for reservations. We also customize itineraries according to your schedule and liking.
  2. The above tour package includes the listed itinerary and excludes flight tickets, train tickets and hotel booking.
  3. We can also book your flights and hotel accommodation.
  4. We can definitely help you find great deals for International and Local Flights and Hotels within and outside China.
  5. Please note that the cancellation and booking policy of flight tickets and hotel bookings are to be sent to you separately.
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