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[ GW-TE- 009 ]  Lhasa-Yampachen-Namtso Lake (5 days)
Classical Tibet Tour
Day 01 Arrive in
Lhasa

Arrive in Lhasa, an amazing city where devout Buddhists and the fashionable set enjoy their lives in different ways.
The guide will meet you at Konggar Airport, and transfer you to Lhasa city with about 1 1/2 hours’ driving (100km). On
the way, you’ll get greeted with Nie Tang Buddha – a Buddha image engraved in the mountain face. On arrival at the
hotel, rest and acclimatize yourself to the local time and altitude. (D)

Day 02 Lhasa

The first day of sightseeing starts from Lhasa’s cardinal landmark - Potala Palace, a structure of massive portions.
Its towering image has already appeared on various occasions, but your first sight of the Potala will still be an awe-
inspiring moment. It takes at least a good 2-hour to visit those rooms, halls and chapels. Some 2km to the east of
the Potala is the most revered religious structure and the holiest temple in Tibet - Jokhang Temple. Bustling with
worshippers and redolent with mystery, the Jokhang is an unrivalled experience. The quadrangle of streets
surrounding the Jokhang is the Barkhor Market - Lhasa’s most interesting pilgrimage circuit. This area of the Old
Town is both the spiritual heart of Lhasa and the main commercial district for Tibetans. (B)

Day 03 Lhasa

Sightsee of the Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery and Norbulingka in Lhasa. Drepung Monastery, the largest and
richest monastery in Tibet, was founded in 1416 by a disciple of Tsong Khapa under the patronage of a noble family
and later enlarged by the Fifth Dalai Lama. Nowadays it stands as Tibet’s most important and largest monastic
university in Tibet.Norbulingka Park(Treasure Garden) was built in the 1740s during the reign of the seventh Dalai
Lama. Later it was renovated and enlarged and became the Dalai Lama’s Summer Palace. Sera Monastery is
located a few miles to the north of Lhasa, is one of the three largest monasteries. (B)

Day 04 Lhasa-
Yampachen-
Namtso Lake-
Lhasa

Today’s highlight is to appreciate the Northern Tibet pastoral land & hot spring area --- Yampachen and Lake Nam
Co. The “Yampachen” thermal spring, which located 120 km of Lhasa. Then, you will visit the Namtso Lake, lying at
the foot of Nyainqentanglha Mountain, the highest lake in the world. is considered as the holy lake in Tibet. On the
way, you will greet with the spectacular scene of vast Northern Tibet Grassland.

Day 05 Leave
Lhasa (B)

Be transferred to the airport, and prepare for boarding on the flight for next station. (B)


 
Price 1: ( Separate group, departure everyday)
Quotation for 3 stars hotel: (*** Tibet Golka Hotel or the same standart) (USD per person)
1 pax
2 pax
3 pax
4 pax
---USD
---USD
---USD
---USD
Single supplement: USD
 

2009 Jan-March Airfare in/out Lhasa

Flight between

Days

Airfare (one way airticket excluded airport tax&excluded fuel surcharge)

First class (F)

Economy Class (Y)

Chengdu & Lhasa

1-----7

RMB2250

RMB1500

Beijing & Lhasa

1-----7

RMB3650

RMB2430

Xi'an & Lhasa

1,3,5

RMB2480

RMB1650

Xining & Lhasa

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RMB2420

RMB1610

Chongqing & Lhasa

1-----7

RMB2450

RMB1630

Guangzhou & Lhasa

2,4,6

RMB3750

RMB2500

Kathmandu & Lhasa

2,6

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RMB2950

 
Notes:
1. The above airfare are for one way air ticket, include the airport tax.
2. The schedule is for reference only and subject to change. Please consult for details.
 
The Alien's Travel Permit for Tibet
Non-Chinese passport holders must have an Alien's Travel Permit as well as a valid passport and a visa to visit Tibet. The Permit is issued
only to tour groups traveling with a Chinese tour operator and travel agency.
Please send us 2 weeks prior to your entry Lhasa for the Permit: your full name on the passport, gender, birth date, occupation and the
passport number and nationality.
     
Standard A ( for 4-star hotel )
Price: RMB --/ per person in 1/2 double room
 
≥10 person
Single Supplement
6-9 person
Single Supplement
2-5 person
Single Supplement
High Season
¥ 3716
¥ 1694
¥ 5315
¥ 1848
¥ 6415
¥ 1848
Shoulder Season
¥ 3716
¥ 1694
¥ 5315
¥ 1848
¥ 6415
¥ 1848
Low Season
¥ 3716
¥ 1694
¥ 5315
¥ 1848
¥ 6415
¥ 1848
 
 
Standard A ( for 3-star hotel )
Price: RMB --/ per person in 1/2 double room
 
≥10 person
Single Supplement
6-9 person
Single Supplement
2-5 person
Single Supplement
High Season
¥ 3408
¥ 1386
¥ 5007
¥ 1540
¥ 6107
¥ 1540
Shoulder Season
¥ 3408
¥ 1386
¥ 5007
¥ 1540
¥ 6107
¥ 1540
Low Season
¥ 3408
¥ 1386
¥ 5007
¥ 1540
¥ 6107
¥ 1540
 
 
 
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