Central Tibet Tour

Duration: 7 Days     
  • Destination: Tibet
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Trip Style: Sightseeing
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Group Size: 01 - 10 pax
  • Max Elevation: 3600m
  • Starts in: Lhasa
  • Ends in: Lhasa

Central Tibet tour takes you to the heartland of Tibetan plateau. If you are interested in ancient Tibetan history and culture then center Tibet tour is for you. Central Tibet tour start from the old Tibetan capital Lhasa you will be driven to Gyantse and Shigatse, the two most important cities after Lhasa. As you are driven along the central Tibetan plateau, you will get to see the old forts and citadel of the Tibetan kings, great monasteries with histories as old as Tibet, caves painted with beautiful murals, which were used as retreats by Buddhist monks and the hardy Tibetans whose faith and belief in Buddhism is woven in their daily life. Scenic vistas like the one at the Yamdrok-tso Lake and the snowy summit of Nazin Kang Sa (7252m) will be a treat for eyes. In Lhasa you will get to visit the imposing Potala Palace, the splendid Norbulingka (summer retreat of Dalai Lama), the magnificent Sera monastery, the holy Jokhang Temple and the busy Barkhor square, the nerve centre of Lhasa.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrive in Kathmandu.
  • Day 2sightseeing around Kathmandu.
  • Day 3Flight from Kathmandu-Lhasa.
  • Day 4visit the Potala.
  • Day 5visit the Drepung Monastery.
  • Day 6Fly back to Kathmandu.
  • Day 7Departure.