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4 Days Lhasa Tour
4 Days Lhasa Tour
4 Days Lhasa Tour
4 Days Lhasa Tour
4 Days Lhasa Tour

The 4 days Tibet Tour is one of our favorite tours and we’d be delighted to help you explore this impressive region in Lhasa, Tibet.

Overview

The 4 days fly in fly out Lhasa Tour is a short and best combination of Tibet tour to those limited time travelers. Lhasa trip is one most people’s wish list tour and is about religious and historical tour in Tibet. And on this Tibet Lhasa tour, you will explore to UNESCO Heritage sites inside Lhasa, Potala Palace situated at 12000 ft. above from the sea level and it is the tallest Palace in the Planet, used to winter home of the Dalia Lama, Jokhang Temple is most sacred and important Buddhist temple in Lhasa , Tibet built in the 7th century by powerful Kind Songtsan Gambo, Drepung Monastery-it was founded in 1416, the largest Tibetan monastery, one of the three great monasteries of the main Gelukpa sect where Sera monastery was founded in 1419. Barkhor kora is Buddhist pilgrimage circuit and old city of Lhasa, Tibet.

The four days Lhasa city tour commence with 1hr flight from Kathmandu to Barkhor kora Airport and after transfer to hotel at Lhasa and takes acclimatization day.

Travelers need a Tibet Travel Permit in order to Travel in Tibet (also known as Tibet Visa). For this, you need to pre-arrange an itinerary through a legal travel agency before arriving in Tibet. We at IHSA can help you arrange your Tibet permits and any paperwork necessary in a fast and efficient way and for the further detail of visa, have a click Tibet Visa link. 

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Highlights

  • Potala Palace. The massive Potala Palace is an architectural wonder – a magnificent structure with gold roof soaring more than 300 meter above the valley floor
  • Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street , Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery

Itinerary

01

Day 01

Scenic flight to Gonggar(3570m/11712ft.) & drive to Lhasa (3650m/11975ft. ), 1hr 30min fly+1hr drive

After having breakfast at the hotel, Kathmandu, we move toward Tribhuwan International Airport around 8 AM in the morning. We take 1hr 30min to land at Gonggar Airport of Tibet. Time pass is so quickly, enjoying views of marvelous Himalayan ranges along with the world's highest peak Mount Everest well-being on this flight. It takes around 1hr to reach Lhasa city from Gonggar Airport by means of transportation. The amazing scene of naked hills, the settlement at the bottom of fills, agriculture lands, and full of crops makes the journey more enjoyable, then we reach the hotel and take rest. In Lhasa different kinds of foods are available. The rest of the day is free, you can either explore your own or our guide can assist you to visit some small temples close your hotel.
[Included meals: Breakfast]
Overnight at hotel 

02

Day 02

Sightseeing tour in Lhasa on Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery

After having breakfast at the hotel, Lhasa, we move toward Drepung Monastery, this monastery is shelter for more than several thousands of monks and a biggest monastery of all monasteries known for high standards of its academic study and called Nalanda of Tibet. Here you will get sound opportunity to observe the beautiful sculpture carving, painting, arts etc. After having lunch, you will visit to Gelug Sera Monastery. This monastery is remarkable for the Buddhism activities Monk Debate. After tour you will return to hotel and rest.  
[Included meals: Breakfast]
Overnight at hotel    

03

Day 03

Sightseeing tour in Lhasa on Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & walk around old city Barkhor

In the morning,after having breakfast at the hotel, Lhasa, we visit the Potala Palace, the greatest monumental structure in all of Tibet. The Potala is 13 stories high and holds countless treasures in its many rooms. Built-in 637 AD, the Potala has been home to the Dalai Lama lineage for more than a thousand years. Also visit the Jokhang Temple, the holiest temple in all of Tibet. From the rooftop, you will see pilgrims from all over Tibet prostrating in front of the Jowo Buddha statue inside the monastery. Afterward, walk through the Barkhor, a famous shopping street filled with goods and souvenirs from Tibet, Nepal, and India. Spend some time drinking sweet tea in a traditional tea house located on a rooftop overlooking the bustling Barkhor.
[Included meals: Breakfast]
Overnight at hotel 

04

Day 04

Depart from Lhasa

Finally, we will drop you off at Gonggar airport.
[Included meals: Breakfast]

 

Location

 

 

Our Offer

  • All airport transfers. We’ll pick you up personally
  • Fly in fly out Lhasa flight ticket
  • Tibet Travel Permit
  • Entrance tickets to the sightseeing
  • Accommodation in a quality 3* hotel on twine shared basis with breakfast as per the itinerary [upgrade possible]
  • Sightseeing tour in Lhasa by professional Tibetan speaking government licensed guide
  • Duffel bag and tour map
  • Necessary paper works, all government, and local taxes
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu by the host family at Typical Nepali Cultural Restaurant
  • First aid medical kit, oxymeters to check pulse, heart rate & oxygen saturation carried by guide
  • International Airfare to and from your country
  • Nepal visa (USD 25 for 15 days and USD 40 for 30 days, two passport photographs required). For the further more information, have visit Nepal Immigration Department official website. 
  • Travel Insurance
  • Meals(Lunch & Dinner in Lhasa)
  • Any alcoholic beverages, cold drinks and boiled water as well as snacks, deserts etc. during the trek
  • Tipping is a culture in Nepal and is expected by your staff (guides, porters, drivers)
  • Unforeseen expenses not under our control such as flight cancellations or delays, weather-related issues, illness during the trek, rescue costs, etc
  • Any other costs not specifically included. Please feel free to ask if in doubt

Equipment

Trekking Equipment

Have a kindly bring the following stated equipment for the camping/tented trek. The equipment you can buy in Kathmandu with different quality at a good price.

Luggage:

01 large duffel bag: The Luggage is for to carry all your personal gear on the trekking. Should be strong and durable. The best size would be around 30" x 14", with a full-length zipper and handles.

1 rucksack or day pack: The bag is for to accommodate a sweater, rain gear, water bottle, camera and accessories and any miscellaneous items you need to have during the day. We recommend a pack with at least 1450cu. Incapacity or smaller if you are not carrying a large amount of camera equipment.


Head and Face Gear:

1. Sunhat

2. Sunglasses

3. Warm hat

4. Sunscreen with a very high SPF factor

5. Lip balm with a high SPF factor

6. An emergency light


Hands:

1. Lightweight gloves


Inner Clothing:

1. T-shirts

2. Thermal underwear- Top and bottom. Synthetic is best

3. Underwear

4. 2 shorts

5. 2 Trousers- (comfortable) One thin, one thick and warm


Outer Clothing:

1. down Jacket

2. Fleece Jacket (or a windproof jacket)

3. Waterproof jacket with a hood (or a poncho)

4. Waterproof pants

5. Baggy pants

6. 2 pairs of gloves/mittens (1 thin and 1 thick)

7. 1 sweater to be worn under the fleece jacket


Footwear:

1. Light weight walking boots- (leather is recommended)

2. Spare laces

3. 2 pairs of thick woolen socks.

4. 2 pairs of thin socks to be worn under the woolen socks

5. One pair of sandals or comfortable shoes for camp


Drinking Equipment:

1. Water Bottle

Purification equipment-Boiled drinking water will be provided but further purification with iodine or purification tablets is highly recommended.


Sleeping and Carrying Equipment:

1. 30-40 liter daypack

2. Water Proof Bag-A water proof bag to cover the rucksack

3. Sleeping Bag- Please brings a bag that can resist temperatures as low as -15 degrees Celsius


Personal Medical Kit:

01. Bandage for sprains

02. Plasters/Band-aids

03. Iodine or water filters

04. Moleskin/Second skin - for blisters

05. Antiseptic ointment for cuts

06. Anti-bacterial throat lozenges (with antiseptic)

07. Aspirin/paracetamol - general painkiller

08. Oral rehydration salts

09. Broad-spectrum antibiotic (norfloxacin or ciprofloxin)

10. Anti-diarrhea medication (antibiotic)

11. Diarrhea stopper (Imodium - optional)

12. Diamox (altitude sickness - can be bought in Kathmandu)

13. Sterile Syringe set (anti-AIDS precaution)


Extras/Luxuries:

1. Binoculars

2. Reading book

3. Trail Map/Guide book

4. Journal & Pens

5. Travel game i.e. chess, backgammon, scrabble


Toiletries:

1. 1 medium sized quick drying towel

2. Toothbrush/paste (preferably biodegradable)

3. Multipurpose soap (preferably biodegradable)

4. Deodorant

5. Nail clippers

6. Face and body moisturize

7. Feminine hygiene products

8. Small mirror

 

Information

Tibet Visa and Travel Permit Information

All foreigners other than Chinese and Tibetan need to obtain Tibet visa and travel permit to enter the Tibet. Tibet travel permit is issued by Tibet Tourism Bureau. Tourist cannot apply their travel permit themselves. Tibet Bureau only accept application from registered travel agencies like Global Holidays Adventure. Tibet permit or visa comes in paper, not in your passport.

(Note: It is very important that Tibet Travel permit and Tibet Visa is different. You can’t enter the Tibet just with Chinese Visa. Before entering Tibet you should obtain Tibet Travel permit.)

Require document for Tibet visa /Permit

  • At least six month valid clear scan copy of your passport.
  • Chinese visa copy by email (For those travelers who are entering Tibet from mainland China)
  • You have to fill up a form Chinese Embassy Kathmandu with your latest passport size of a picture. For those who are Travelling from Nepal. Global Holidays Adventure will manage it).

Tibet Tourism Bureau takes one week time to approve the travel Permit. Sometime it take more than a week so applying your Tibet permit before 15 days Is safe way.

Diplomats Passport holders, journalists, professional media photographer and government officials are not able to issue their Tibet Travel permit through normal travel agencies. They are only able to get under the arrangement of foreign affairs. To ensure you receive the best service at an affordable price please contact us on: info@himalayansherpaadventure.com

Tibet Permit and Visa Fees:
American Passport Holders: Us $ 175 Per Person
Romanian Passport holders: Us $ 115 Per Person
Canadian Passport holders: Us $ 155 Per Person
Other Nationality: Us $ 85 Per Person

Price

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Duration

4 Days 'fly in fly out'

Season

All months

Region

Lhasa, Tibet

Grade

Medium

Altitude

3680m

Walking

Accommodation

Hotel and Guesthouse

Trip Type

Private & Group Join

Transportation

Private Vehicle & flight

Certificate of Excellence

Based of services & review

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