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Lhasa Sightseeing Tour

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 6 Days

Highest access: 3660m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Tibet

Grade: Moderate

Best season: Spring, Autumn

Transportation: Flight/Private vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Bed/Breakfast plan

  • Overview
  • Lhasa Sightseeing Tour Itinerary
  • Cost info: 

Lhasa literally means’’ Place of the Gods’’. A primeval Tibetan documents and inscription demonstrate that place was called Rasa. Which means either Goats place or as a contraction of rawer, a place surrounded by a wall or enclosure indicating that the site was originally a hunting preserve within the royal residence on Marpori Hill. Lhasa is the first recorded as the name referring to the area’s temple of Jowo in an agreement drawn up between China and Tibet in 822 C.E.

If you are seeking for enjoy the wealthy Tibetan culture and this historic tour is the quickest way to observe and have an experience of Tibetan culture, monasteries and their religion. Where, you can explore the Himalayas and the world’s highest city of Lhasa, the Potala Palace, Drepung Monastery,the Norbulingka Palace and Ganden Monastery, Sera Monastery and hike around the mountains near to Lhasa. The city of Lhasa situated on the North bank of the Lhasa River, tributary of the Yarlung Tsangpo River with an altitude of 3,700m. It covers with an area of 544 sq km, with an altitude of 3,660m and this tour offers you the privilege to explore mysterious but mesmerizing times of past and culture of Tibetans.

Day 01
Arrive at Kathmandu 1,400m, welcome by Himalayan Magic Treks member & transfer to Hotel on Bed and Breakfast Plan.
Day 02
Kathmandu City Sightseeing tour includes major world heritage site and pilgrimages spots overnight at Hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.
Day 03
Flight to Lhasa (3,660 m) via Air China and transfer to hotel In Lhasa over Night at Hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.
Day 04
Sightseeing in Lhasa City with religious place lies Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Norbulingka, the summer palace of the Dalai Lama, Jokhang temple and exploring Tibetan ancient cultures and civilizations. Overnight at Hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.
Day 05
Sightseeing Potala Palace, Jokhang and Norbulinka and overnight at Hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.
Day 06
Departure from Lhasa to Kathmandu or next destination.

The Trip cost will Vary Depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our website with your Details to obtain a Quote.

 Cost Includes:

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & Drop by Private Transfer
  • Three Nights accommodation with breakfast at Standard hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Kathmandu city tour as per the above itinerary
  • Accommodation during the Lhasa Sightseeing Tour 
  • All Sightseeing Trip in Tibet and entry fees
  • An English speaking guide during the trip
  • Meals (Bed and breakfast) during the Lhasa Tour
  • All transportation in Nepal and Lhasa Tour
  • Tibet Travel Permit and all necessary permits
  • Tourist service charge, Vat.
  • Government Service charge
  • Tour Guide for sightseeing trip in Kathmandu and his insurance and salary

Cost Excludes:

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and during the Lhasa Tour 
  •  Photographic charges in the monasteries
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal Tourist Visa fees and Nepal re-entry Visa
  • Emergency Evacuation (Helicopter Rescue)
  • Any costs which arise due to a change of the itinerary, because of landslides,
  • Political disturbance and strikes etc
  • Any other costs whatever, that is not mentioned in the cost included
  • Items and expenses of personal nature.
  • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, snacks, laundry, phone call, internet.
  • Personal Trekking Equipment.
  • Tips for guide, driver