Lhasa & Yarlung Valley Tour – 8 days

Lhasa & Yarlung Valley Tour – 8 days

Upon arrival in Lhasa at Gongar airport we travel to Tsedang located in Yarlung valley. Before Lhasa this valley is the hub of Tibet civilization. Explore the valley, visit Samey monastery, one of the oldest monastery and travel overland to Lhasa. In Lhasa sightseeing places includes most prominent, historical and religious sites in Tibet - Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple, and visit to Drepung and Sera monastry. These most prominent monasteries in Tibet are cultural center of Tibet. 

Best time visit: Best time to travel is in summer - from March to October. Overland journey is best from early May to middle of October. This is because of the snow condition in high Himalayan pass in winter and late spring. During monsoon season (July to August) heavy rain can often disrupt the road and highway.

Day 01 Arrive Kathmandu.

Day 02 In Kathmandu. Half day city tour

Day 03 Fly to Lhasa. Drive to Tsedang. In Tsedang 

Day 04 In Zedang. Explore Yarlung Tsangpo, visit Samey & Yumbulakhang monastery

Day 05 Drive to Lhasa via Mondronling monastery   

Day 06 In Lhasa. Sightseeing in Drepung, Joang & Barkor bazar

Day 07 In Lhasa. Sightseeing Potala Palace, Norbulingka and Sera monastery

Day 08 Depart Lhasa

Full descriptive itinerary will be forwarded to signed up clients.

Fixed departure cost:

Land Cost: US$1015 per person

Single Supplement net US$325

Group Size: Join in Fixed Departure minimum 6 person

High season (Jul to Aug) cost net US$140 per person

 

Private Group – Net per person in US$

2 to 3 pax:      US$1085 per person

4 to 5 pax:      US $915 per person

6 to 9 pax:      US $815 per person

10 to 15 pax:   US $715 per person

Single Supplement net US$325

Included in the cost

# Hotel accommodation (Bed & Breakfast) based on double occupancy – deluxe room.

# Guest House accommodation in overland journey in Tibet. Best possible accommodation – normal hotels or guest house in overland journey

# Bed & Breakfast in overland travel in Tibet

# Sightseeing tour and activities according to the programme with private coach.

# All Airport transfers.

# Tour guide, transport (tourist bus), sightseeing, and entrance fees

# Tibet Travel Permit

Cost does not include

# Return Airfare Kathmandu to Lhasa US$750 per person

# Group visa fee for single entry in China / Tibet:  Normal visa fees - US$89; US Citizen US$177, Canadian US$121, Romanian US$122 and US$198 respectively. Effective from Jun 2017 there is no provision for urgent visa. Visa fees are subject to change without prior notice. Minimum 3 days is required by Chinese Embassy in Kathmandu to process Tibet Permit and visa.

# Meals during the tours – allow average $25 to $35 per day

# Airfare and transportation that are not specifically mentioned

# Personal clothing, down sleeping bag and down jacket

# Bottled water, alcoholic and bottled beverage, laundry, telephone, porters (In case of landslide or border crossing) and tips.

# Service that are not specifically mentioned in the program

# Expenses due to flight delay, road disruption, flood, sickness and other contingencies

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  • Price : USD 1015
  • Destinations : Tibet: Lhasa, Tsedang,Yarlung Tsangpo, Samey & Yumbulakhang monastery
  • Max Elevation : 3760
  • Weather : March to October are best months to visit
  • Trip Duration : 8 days
  • Trip Grade : Moderate
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