8 days tour of Central Tibet
Departures: Every Saturday/Tuesday
This fly in/fly out tour of Central
Tibet follows a circular route
from Tsedang to Lhasa, exploring
the Yarlung Tsangpo Valley, the
cradle of civilization, and then
proceeding on the southern route
past Yamdrok Tso, the Turquoise
Lake, to the historical towns
of Gyangtse & Shigatse. From
Shigatse we take the Northern
route through the scenic, rugged
countryside of the nomads, culminating
our tour in Lhasa, the forbidden
Day 01 : Arrive Gongar Airport.
Transfer to Tsedang in Yarlung
Valley. Check in to Tsedang Hotel.
Day 02 : Guided tour of Samye,
the oldest Monastery belonging
to the Red Hat School & Yumbulakhang,
the first castle built for a Tibetan
Day 03 : Drive via Yamdrok Lake
to Gyangtse. Gyangtse Hotel. Visit
Gyangtse Kubum stupa & Pelkor
Day 04 : Drive via Shalu Monastery
to Shigatse. Shigatse Hotel. Visit
Tashilhunpo Monastery & Shigatse
Day 05 : Drive Shigatse to Lhasa.
Check into Hotel.
Day 06 : Guided tour of Jokhang
Temple, Barkhor & Tibetan
Day 07 : Guided tour of Potala
Palace & Drepung Monastery.
Day 08 : After breakfast transfer
to airport to connect flight to
COST IN USD PER PERSON (MIN