Fly in Fly Out Package 07Nights 08Days with Tsedang

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Overview

The enchanting region of Tibet offers a soul-stirring journey that transcends mere travel. Fly in Fly Out Package 07Nights 08Days with Tsedang unveils an immersive experience into this mystical land, blending its rich cultural heritage, breathtaking landscapes, and spiritual essence focusing on the enchanting town of Tsedang.

Day 1: Lhasa Arrival

Your journey commences as you land in Lhasa, the heart of Tibet. Acclimatize to the altitude and immerse yourself in the city's ambiance, exploring Barkhor Street, resonating with the devout pilgrims' chants encircling the Jokhang Temple.

Day 2: Lhasa Exploration

Delve deeper into Lhasa's treasures, visiting the iconic Potala Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Witness the harmonious blend of Tibetan architecture and Buddhist artistry. Later, explore the Sera Monastery, witnessing monks' passionate debates.

Day 3: Lhasa - Yamdrok Lake along with Tsedang

Embark on a scenic drive towards Gyantse, passing by the stunning Yamdrok Lake, adorned with crystal-clear waters amidst the Himalayas. En route, visit the Karola Glacier, a surreal sight amidst the picturesque landscapes. It takes adventurers to the historic city of Tsedang, where the rich tapestry of Tibetan heritage unfolds. The Samye Monastery, nestled amidst picturesque landscapes, offers a serene ambiance for exploring Buddhism's roots in Tibet. Guests can engage with monks, absorb spiritual teachings, and revel in the tranquility of this sacred site.

Day 4: Gyantse - Shigatse

Witness the Gyantse Dzong and Kumbum Monastery, showcasing exquisite artwork and history. Journey to Shigatse, Tibet's second-largest city, and explore the Tashilhunpo Monastery, the seat of the Panchen Lama, marveling at its towering Maitreya Buddha.

Day 5: Shigatse - Lhasa

Return to Lhasa, allowing for a leisurely exploration or personal discoveries amidst the city's vibrant alleys and markets.

Day 6: Lhasa - Namtso Lake

Venture to the celestial Namtso Lake, one of the highest saltwater lakes globally, nestled amidst the Trans-Himalayan ranges. Embrace the tranquility and immerse yourself in the breathtaking vistas.

Day 7: Namtso Lake - Lhasa

Journey back to Lhasa, reveling in the scenic beauty en route. Spend your final day in Lhasa, perhaps revisiting favorite spots or indulging in last-minute souvenir shopping.

Day 8: Departure

Bid farewell to the mystical realm of Tibet as you board your flight, carrying cherished memories and an enriched spirit.

Conclusion and Summary

This Fly in Fly Out Package 07Nights 08Days with Tsedang encapsulates the essence of Tibet, offering a balance between cultural immersion and natural splendor within a concise yet profound journey. From the spiritual fervor of ancient monasteries to the serenity of high-altitude lakes and majestic mountain vistas, each day unfolds a new chapter in this unparalleled adventure.

Trip Highlights


  • Explore the iconic Potala Palace, former residence of the Dalai Lama.
  • Visit the sacred Jokhang Temple, a hub of Tibetan Buddhist pilgrimage.
  • Wander through Barkhor Street, immersing in its bustling market atmosphere.
  • Discover the historic Drepung Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Witness lively debates among monks at the Sera Monastery.
  • Marvel at the pristine beauty of Yamdrok Lake, one of Tibet’s largest sacred lakes.
  • Admire the unique architecture of Gyantse Kumbum and Pelkor Chode Monastery.
  • Experience the spiritual ambiance of Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse.
  • Step into Tibet’s ancient history at Yungbulakang Palace in Yarlung Valley.
  • Explore the serene surroundings of Samye Monastery, Tibet’s first Buddhist monastery.
  • Visit Tradruk Temple, one of Tibet’s earliest Buddhist temples.
  • Drive through breathtaking landscapes en route to Gyantse and Shigatse.
  • Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Lhasa, Tibet’s spiritual heart.
  • Enjoy panoramic views from the towering heights of Potala Palace.
  • Witness traditional Tibetan architecture at Yungbulakang Palace.
  • Engage in local life along Barkhor Street, a center of Tibetan commerce.
  • Experience the spiritual fervor of pilgrims at Jokhang Temple.
  • Marvel at the intricate artwork adorning the walls of Gyantse Kumbum.
  • Discover the historical significance of Tashilhunpo Monastery, seat of the Panchen Lama.
  • Depart with cherished memories of Tibet’s rich cultural heritage and breathtaking landscapes.

Itinerary


Day 1: Arrival in Lhasa

  • Arrive at Lhasa Gonggar Airport where you’ll be met by our representative.
  • Transfer to your hotel in Lhasa.
  • Rest and acclimatize to the high altitude.

Day 2: Lhasa Sightseeing

  • Visit the iconic Potala Palace, former residence of the Dalai Lama.
  • Explore Jokhang Temple, the most sacred temple in Tibetan Buddhism.
  • Walk around Barkhor Street, a lively market surrounding the Jokhang Temple.

Day 3: Lhasa Sightseeing

  • Visit Drepung Monastery, one of the “great three” Gelug university monasteries of Tibet.
  • Explore Sera Monastery, known for its lively debates among monks.

Day 4: Lhasa - Yamdrok Lake - Gyantse

  • Drive to Gyantse, stopping at Yamdrok Lake, one of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet.
  • Enjoy the stunning scenery and take photos.
  • Continue the drive to Gyantse and check into your hotel.

Day 5: Gyantse - Shigatse

  • Visit Pelkor Chode Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum, a unique multi-storied structure containing thousands of images of Buddhas and deities.
  • Drive to Shigatse, the second-largest city in Tibet.
  • Visit Tashilhunpo Monastery, seat of the Panchen Lama.

Day 6: Shigatse - Tsedang

  • Drive to Tsedang, the capital of Shannan Prefecture.
  • En route, visit Yarlung Valley and Yungbulakang Palace, the first palace in Tibet.
  • Check into your hotel in Tsedang.

Day 7: Tsedang Sightseeing

  • Explore Samye Monastery, the first Buddhist monastery built in Tibet.
  • Visit Tradruk Temple, one of the earliest Buddhist temples in Tibet.
  • Explore the surrounding area and enjoy the serene atmosphere of Tsedang.

Day 8: Departure from Lhasa

  • Transfer to Lhasa Gonggar Airport for your departure flight.
  • Bid farewell to Tibet with memories of a lifetime.

Price Includes


The trip cost typically includes:

  • Accommodation: Hotels or guesthouses as per the itinerary.
  • Meals: Usually breakfast is included, while lunch and dinner may be included depending on the package.
  • Transportation: Airport transfers, ground transportation for sightseeing, and inter-city travel as per the itinerary.
  • Entrance Fees: Entrance fees to attractions mentioned in the itinerary.
  • English-speaking Guide: Services of a knowledgeable guide for sightseeing.
  • Permits: Tibet Travel Permit and other necessary permits.
  • Taxes and Service Charges: Any applicable taxes and service charges.

Price Excludes


  • International Airfare: Cost of flights to and from your home country.
  • Visa Fees: Any visa fees required for entry into China and Tibet.
  • Travel Insurance: Personal travel insurance for medical emergencies, trip cancellation, and other unforeseen circumstances.
  • Meals: Lunch and dinner expenses not included in the package.
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses for souvenirs, additional snacks, drinks, and other personal items.
  • Tips: Tips for guides, drivers, and hotel staff are not usually included and are at your discretion.
  • Optional Activities: Any optional tours, activities, or excursions not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Additional Services: Any additional services not mentioned in the itinerary, such as laundry, phone calls, and room service.
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