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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 1,310m, 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.|