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The lure of Lhasa, capital on the roof of the world, cannot be under-estimated and it is truly a fascinating city, fully justifying its reputation. Dominated by the awe-inspiring grandeur of the Potala Palace and bustling with pilgrims circling the sacred Jokhang Temple it is a feast for the senses.

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Tibetan Expeditions Tibet Tour

Tibetan Expeditions Tibet tour

Tibetan Expeditions Tibet tour

Lhasa monks at Sera

Tibet Tour: Discover Lhasa
4-6 Days

Explore the famous city on the roof of the world - join pilgrims in the most sacred of temples, the Jokhang, and in the busy surronding market streets. Explore the vast monastic complexes of Drepung & Sera; the Dalai Lama's summer palace and, of couse, the incredible Potala.

4 days: Lhasa
01: Arrive Lhasa 02-03: Lhasa sightseeing 04: depart (04: Ganden 05: depart)
6 days: Lhasa & Namtso
01: Arrive Lhasa 02-03: Lhasa sightseeing 04:Namtso 05: Lhasa 06: depart
5 days: Lhasa & Samye
01: Arrive Lhasa 02-03: Lhasa sightseeing 04 Samye 05: depart

Tibet Tour: Highlights of Central Tibet
8 days
Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse -Samye - Yarlung Valley - Lhasa

Visit the major historic sights of central Tibet. The lure of Lhasa, capital on the roof of the world, cannot be under-estimated and it is truly a fascinating city, fully justifying its reputation. Dominated by the awe-inspiring grandeur of the Potala Palace and bustling with pilgrims circling the sacred Jokhang Temple it is a feast for the senses. Enjoy a Tibetan buffet dinner and join pilgrims on a kora at spectacularly situated Ganden Monastery.

In the Yarlung Valley, east of Lhasa stands Yambulakhang, fortified palace of the first Tibetan kings. Samye; on the banks of the Yarlung Tsangpo (Brahmaputra), this Tibet’s oldest monastery and one of its most beautiful.

Visit for the festival in July: Cham dancing takes place at both Samye and Tradruk monasteries for two or three days in the 5th Tibetan lunar month. Tibetans go to the tops of local mountains to burn incense and hang prayer flags then picnic, sing, and dance in parks and monastery surrounds - July 19, 2016

Tibet Tour: Central Tibet with Namtso
8 days
Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - Namtso - Lhasa

Explores the cultural heart of Tibet; its great monasteries, temples and palaces; remote religious centers as well as the incredible beauty of the landscape.
Beautiful Namtso lake is an important pilgrimage center; and the great historic centers of Gyantse and Shigatse are not to be missed.

Historic and cultural highlights and an absolutely stunning landscape.

Tibet Tour: Central Tibet
6-7 days
Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse - Lhasa

The highlights of Central Tibet - the great monastaries of Lhasa and Shigatse as well as the stunning scenery of Yamdrok Tso (the Turquoise lake), hight mountain passes and glaciers as well as the historic center of Gyantse with its famous Kumbum.

The perfect add-on to a China tour.

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