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5-day Lhasa/Namtso Lake Tour

5-day Lhasa/Namtso Lake Tour

Tour Code:HT-02

Price: 500USD

Departure Date:everyday

Destination:Potala Palace,Jokhang Temple,Barkhore Street,Drepung Monastery,Norbulingka Park,Namtso Lake,Yangbach

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Day 1 Arrival in Lhasa 
Place & Transport: Lhasa
Today's Activities: Arrive in Lhasa

Fly to the holy city of Lhasa, capital of the mystical Buddhist Kingdom of Tibet. You are greeted by the tour guide at the airport and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day will be at leisure for you to relax and adjust to the high altitude.
Day 2 Lhasa city one day tour 
Place & Transport: Lhasa city
Today's Activities: Potola Palace, Jokhang Temple

Tour starts from the religious Potala Palace  (3700 m ) built in the 7th century by the famous Tibetan king-Songtzen Gampo. The present one was built by the 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th century. It became known as the "Winter Palace" by the 1750, when the 7th Dalai Lama built the Norbulingka Park as his summer residence. After lunch, you will visit Jokhang Temple which is situated in the old section of Lhasa. King Songtzen Gampo built this temple in the mid-7th century A.D. Now it is the most sacred place in Tibet. Pilgrims come here to pay homage from all over Tibet. Visit Barkhore Street in the evening.
Day 3 Lhasa one day tour 
Place & Transport: Lhasa
Today's Activities: Drepung Monastery, Norbulingka

Full day sightseeing takes you to Drepung Monastery. "Drepung" in Tibetan means the hill of rice becaNorbulingka park use this white Monastery looks like a big hill of rice. This monastery occupies an area of 150,000 square meters with 7700 lamas and becomes the largest monastery in Asia. After that, you will visit Norbulingka Park. In 1752, the 7th Dalai Lama built the first palace here for successive Dalai Lamas to carry out their political and religious activities during the summer season. Then, our guide will take you to visit a local Tibetan family and Tibetan carpet workshop for free.
Day 4 Lhasa- Namtso Lake- Lhasa 
Place & Transport: Around Lhasa
Today's Activities: Namtso Lake-Yangpachen-Lhasa

Day tour to Namtso Lake  (4718 m )(3 hours driving) via Yangpachen hot-spring. You will have a chance to see Nyenchen Thanglha snow mountain ranges, and pass the Nagela (5190 m ). Namtso Lake is the sky lake which is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet, also the highest salt lake.You can do a little hiking around. On the way back, you can have  hot-spring at Yangbachen if you like (Fee on your own). 
Day 5 Exit Lhasa 
Place & Transport: Lhasa
Today's Activities: End the trip

Morning Airport dropping off, end the trip.


Note: In the winter season (starting from every November), whether you can visit Namtso lake or not depends on the weather condition. The lake might be closed on any day in the snowy season

Cost description
Group number
(private group)
1 person 2 person 3 person 4 person 5 person 6 and above
July - Oct.  1470USD  935USD P.P.  760USD P.P  670USD P.P.  585USD P.P.  550USD P.P.
Apr.- June  1325USD  850USD P.P.  692USD P.P.  613USD P.P.  535USD P.P.  505USD P.P.
Nov.- Feb.  1190USD  776USD P.P.  640USD P.P.  571USD P.P.  500USD P.P.  470USD P.P.
Remarks If you think the private tour is a little bit expensive , please contact us and ask for the join in tour, it will save you more.
this is the suggestive price, please contact us to get the accurate price.
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Price Include

1.Tibet Entry Permit
2.Tibet travel permit
3. Transportation
4. Hotel
5. Guide service (English-speaking guide)
6. Travel accident insurance
7. Entrance fees, hot spring excluded

Price exclude

1. Tips
2. Meals
3. Your own expense
4. Flight & train tickets

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