This route is special arranged
for those who are quite interested in the monasteries
Day 01 : KATHMANDU-LHASA
Transfer to airport to connect SZ 408 KTM-LXA
flight. Upon arrival you will be met by our
Tibet representative & transfered to Hotel.
Day 02 : Lhasa Sightseeing
In the whole morning visit Potala Palace. The
highest palace in the world! It is more than
3,700 meters above sea level. At the top the
palace called golden roofs; you can have a bird-eye
view of the whole of Lhasa. In the distance
are undulating mountain ranges, the beautiful
Lhasa River, tracts of fields, tree-shaded villages
and the glistening Jokhang Temple. Then pay
a visit to Jokhang, Lhukang, Drubthub Nunnery,
Palha Lu-puk, Ramoche Temple, Barkhor
Day 03 : Lhasa Sightseeing
Morning visit Norbulinka. Then pay a visit to
Sera Monastery to enjoy the debate lection.
Day 04 : Lhasa Sightseeing
In the morning visit Morning we take you to
see the Nechung Monastery the seat of Nechung,
Tibet's State Oracle. Major decisions of the
state are made in consultation with the Nechung
Oracle. Drepung Monastery, The rest time you
can self exploration in this mystic land.
Day 05 : Lhasa-Gandan
Morning drive abou 70KM to visit Gandan Monastery
.and today you will stay overnight at Gandan
Day 06 : Gandan Monastery-Lhasa
Drive back to Lhasa city, on the way back to
Lhasa, and also you will have time to visit
remote Tibetan village and share the happiness
with local family, there we will feel Tibetan¡¯s
culture, lifestyle and even religion vividly.
Day 07 : Lhasa-Drigung
Drive to Medro Gungkar Visit Katsel Monastery,Uru
Day 08 : Drigung monastery--Tedrum
nunnery (Tedrum hotspring)
Day 09 : Tedrum-Riting
Visit Taklung Monastery,
Day 10-11 : Riting-Lhasa
Visit Drak Yerpa, Nalendra Monastery, Langtang
Day 12-13 : Lhass-Samye
Visit Gongkar Chode Monastery , Dorje Drak Monastery,
Dranang Monastery, Pabongka, Samye Monastery
, Shugsheb Nunnery.
Day 14-15 : Tsedang visit
Visit Mindroling, Yarlung Valley Tombs, Trandruk
Visit Chokorgye Monastery. Chaga Monastery
Day 17 : Lhamolha tso--Gyaca
Day 18 : Gyaca-Tsedang
After upon arrival at Tsedang, pay a visit to
Day 19-20 : Tsedang-Gyantse
Drive 270KM to Gyantse crossing the Karo La
Pass (5010m) and the Khamba La Pass (4800m)
with a beautiful panorama of the Yamdrok Yum
Tso Lake. En route visit Ralun Monastery
Day 21 : Gyantse city
Pay a visit to Palkhor Monastery, which is famous
for its super Kumbu pagoda.
The rest of the time you can self exploration
in this city.
Day 22 Gyantse--Shigatse
Drive 90KM to Shigatse, on the way visit Yemar
Monastery ,Shalu Monastery, Ngor Monastery.
Tsi Nesar Monastery. Shigatse is the second
city in Tibet, it is also the hometown of Banchang
Lama. Upon arriving at Shigatse, transfer to
the hotel for a rest.
Day 23 : Shigatse sightseeing
Morning we go for the tour of Tashilumpo Monastery.
Free action for the rest of the time.
Day 24 : Shigatse-Saga
Drive Shigatse to Sakya, stopping at Nartang,
Kangchen Monastery, Phunstoling Monastery and
Jonang Kumbum (Lhatse Chode)
Day 25 : Saga Monastery
Visit the Lhatse city and the Sakya Monastery.
Sagya Monastery has a lot of statues of Buddha,
ritual articles, and articles of lections of
handwritten scriptures in gold powder or cinnabar.
It has over 10,000 volumes of Tibetan books
on astronomy, medicine, calligraphy, and history.
So the Sagya Monastery enjoys the title ¡°the
Second Dun huang Cave".
Day 26 : Saga Monastery/Shigatse
Drive back Shigatse, then transfer to the hotel
for a rest.
Day 27 : Shigatse-Lhasa
Drive about 350KM to Lhasa via Yangpachen. On
the way visit Tsurphu Monastery, Yungdrungling
Upon arrival at Lhasa, transfer to the hotel
for a rest.
Day 28 : Self exploration
in Lhasa city
Day 29 : Lhasa-kathmandu/Beijing
Take flight back to kathmandu / Beijing.