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Namstso Lake is second largest lake in Tibet which is located at 250 km Northern part from Lhasa. It is with an area of 1,920 sq km and located with an altitude of 4,748m. This lake is also considered as a scared holy lake in Tibet. So that it is better to make a day Tour and you can back to Lhasa for a Night Stay.
Trip towards the Namtso Lake is very accepted and truly engaging. Tibet Lhasa and Namtso Lake tour is a short adventure tour in Tibet Lhasa that offers you best chance to see conserved Buddhist cultures, their customs and most alluring visit of admired lake of the Tibet-Namtso Lake. Lhasa tour is one of the dream destination tours for all the trekkers who is seeking for short cultural tour in Tibet.
|Day 01||Arrival in Kathmandu 1,310m, Welcome by Himalayan Magic Treks member than transport to Hotel and introduce each other, briefing about Program than fellow the itinerary overnight at Hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.|
|Day 02||This day fully Sightseeing tour of the World Heritage Sites, the cultural guide introduces you to the world heritage sites such as Bouddhanath, Pasupatinath, Swayambhunath and Kathmandu Durbar Square by transport. Than back to Hotel.Stay overnight in Hotel on Bed & breakfast Plan.|
|Day 03||This day we take breakfast at Hotel than drive to Airport for catch Flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa. The travel Agent will come to pick up you from Lhasa airport to Hotel. During your flight you will see many things over Himalaya for scenic flight to Lhasa on China by Air China. This is one hour Flight over Trans Himalayan. It’s give you an opportunity to have an aerial and majestic view of the Mt. Everest and other great Himalayas ranges. After arrival at Gonggar airport, our English Speaking Tibetan Guide will receive you and transfer to Lhasa city on private coach which takes about 1/2 hours driving for 90 kilometers. Stay overnight in Hotel.|
|Day 04||Visiting the attractions trip in Lhasa City (Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Bharkhor),Today is the first day of sightseeing starts from well-known Potala Palace, a structure of massive portions. It takes about 2-3 hours to visit all places and chapels. In the afternoon, we will visit Jokhang Temple, Which is the spiritual center of Tibet. Every day, pilgrims from every corner of Tibet trek a long distance to the temple. The temple is the product of Han, Tibetan and Nepalese architectural techniques. After that we visit Bharkhor, the oldest street in a very traditional city in Tibet. Stay overnight in Hotel.|
|Day 05||Visiting the attractions trip in Lhasa City (Drepung Monastery, Norbulingka).About 10 kilometers west of central Lhasa is the Drepung, once world's largest monastery with about 10,000 monks. Today's sightseeing begins with these white monastic buildings piled up on the hillside. From the roof of hillside, you can have very good views of the whole Lhasa city and the distant mountains. After returning to the city for lunch we will go to the Norbulinka, the former summer palace of the Dalai Lama. Surrounded by a lush green garden, it's a favorite place for Tibetan people to celebrate their festivals. Stay overnight in Hotel.|
|Day 06||Visiting the attractions trip in Lhasa City (Sera Monastery and inside city),The morning is free to relax or to explore the small alleys in the old Tibetan part of Lhasa. In the afternoon, we will visit Sera monastery, 5km outside Lhasa, where we can watch the monks debating. They do this in a very special way by making all kinds of gestures with their hands and arms. Stay overnight in Hotel.|
|Day 07||Drive from Lhasa to Namtso Lake and back to Lhasa.This day, we drive to Namtso Lake which takes about 4 hours to reach and visit this very beautiful Lake. Namtso Lake, situated in the nomadic county of Damshung, is one of the highest and spectacularly beautiful lakes in Tibet. It is also the highest altitude salt water lake in the world. The water here is crystal-clear blue. Clear skies join the surface of the lake in the distance, creating an amazing view. Namtso Lake's touching beauty should not be missed by any traveler who visits Tibet. Its purity and solemnest are symbols of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. In Tibetan, Namtso means 'Heavenly Lake.' It is considered one of the three holy lakes in Tibet. Namtso is famous for its high altitude 4,720 meters, vast area 1961 square kilometers and beautiful scenery. Then we drive back to Lhasa about 4 hours and transfer to Hotel.|
|Day 08||Fly back Lhasa to Kathmandu.This is the last day of our tour and we have to get up very early for our transfer to Gonggar airport to fly back to Kathmandu. We will arrive at Kathmandu airport in the morning because of the 2 hours and 15 minutes time difference with Tibet. Of course we enjoy the spectacular views again while we fly over the Himalayan range. After arrive in Kathmandu airport, transfer to the Hotel in Kathmandu on private car. Stay overnight in Hotel.|
|Day 09||Free Day in Kathmandu, Self visit and shopping etc.|
|Day 10||Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination. |
* Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & Drop by Private Transfer
* 4 Nights accommodation with breakfast at Standard hotel in Kathmandu.
* Kathmandu city tour as per the above itinerary
* 4 Nights accommodation during the Tibet Tour (Guest house).
* All Sightseeing Trip in Tibet and entry fees
* An English speaking guide during the trip
* Meals (Bed and breakfast) during the Tibet Tour
* All transportation in Nepal and Tibet 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
* Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and during the Tibet 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 Equipments.
* Tips for guide, driver