03 Nights 04 Days fly-in fly-out package with Tsedang

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Trip Overview


The 03 Nights 04 Days fly-in fly-out package with Tsedang offers a memorable journey to the heart of Tibet, China. Tsedang, also known as Tsetang, is also a historic town with deep cultural and historical roots, making it an ideal destination for travelers seeking an immersive experience. Upon arrival at Gonggar Airport, the gateway to Tsedang, visitors are transported to their accommodations where they can acclimatize to the high altitude. The town itself is a treasure trove of ancient wonders, with highlights including the Yumbu Lakhang, also believed to be Tibet's first palace, and the Samye Monastery, the country's oldest Buddhist monastery. These sites provide a glimpse into Tibet's rich history and spiritual heritage.

Journey to Tranquility: Exploring Yamdrok Lake, Yarlung Valley, and Samye Valley in Tsedang

The package also includes a visit to the breathtaking Yamdrok Lake, one of the three sacred lakes in Tibet. Surrounded by majestic snow-capped mountains, the turquoise waters of Yamdrok Lake also offer a tranquil and awe-inspiring setting. Travelers can also soak in the natural beauty, visit the Karola Glacier, and capture stunning photographs of the landscape. Exploring the Yarlung Valley is another integral part of the trip. Known as the cradle of Tibetan civilization, this valley is home to ancient tombs, temples, and the Trandruk Monastery, renowned for its ancient murals and statues. The valley showcases the rich cultural heritage and historical significance of Tibet, providing a unique insight into its past. For those seeking a spiritual retreat, the Samye Valley offers an enchanting escape. Travelers can explore the Chimpu Hermitage, witnessing the lives of Tibetan hermits and experiencing the serenity of the surroundings. The valley's lush landscapes and hiking trails provide ample opportunities for nature enthusiasts to immerse themselves in the beauty of the region. With a free day in Tsedang, visitors can venture into local markets, interact with friendly locals, savor traditional cuisine, or simply relax and absorb the vibrant atmosphere of the town.

Conclusion and Summary

The trip concludes with a departure from Tsedang, leaving travelers with lasting memories of their time in this remarkable region of Tibet. Whether it's the cultural treasures, natural wonders, or spiritual retreats, the 07 Nights 08 Days fly-in fly-out package with Tsedang offers an unforgettable journey into the heart of Tibet's history and beauty.

Trip Highlights

  • Experience the majesty of Lhasa with visits to the iconic Potala Palace and the vibrant Barkhor Street.
  • Explore the spiritual heart of Tibet at Jokhang Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Engage with the fascinating debates among monks at the historic Sera Monastery.
  • Marvel at the grandeur of Drepung Monastery, one of the largest monasteries in Tibet.
  • Discover the ancient treasures of Yumbulagang Palace, the first palace in Tibetan history.
  • Immerse yourself in the rich history and architecture of Trandruk Monastery.
  • Witness the spiritual significance of Samye Monastery, the first Buddhist monastery in Tibet.
  • Enjoy authentic Tibetan cuisine during lunch at local restaurants.
  • Relax and acclimatize to the high altitude of Lhasa, approximately 3,600 meters above sea level.
  • Delve into the unique culture of Tibet as you explore its monasteries and palaces.
  • Take in breathtaking views of the Tibetan landscape during your drives between Lhasa and Tsedang.
  • Capture memorable moments against the backdrop of the Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau.
  • Learn about Tibetan Buddhism and its profound influence on the region’s culture and traditions.
  • Interact with friendly locals and gain insights into their way of life.
  • Enjoy comfortable accommodations in Lhasa, providing a peaceful retreat after each day’s adventures.
  • Experience the hustle and bustle of Barkhor Street, a vibrant marketplace filled with souvenirs and local crafts.
  • Marvel at the intricate artwork and architecture found within the monasteries and temples of Tibet.
  • Embrace the serenity and spirituality of Tibet as you explore its sacred sites and natural wonders.
  • Create lasting memories with friends and loved ones against the backdrop of Tibet’s awe-inspiring landscapes.
  • Depart from Lhasa with a newfound appreciation for the rich cultural heritage and natural beauty of Tibet.


Day 1: Arrival in Lhasa and Transfer to Hotel

  • Arrival at Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA)
  • Meet and greet by our representative
  • Transfer to your hotel in Lhasa
  • Rest and acclimatize to the altitude (Lhasa is approximately 3,600 meters above sea level)
  • Explore Barkhor Street and Jokhang Temple in the evening
  • Overnight stay in Lhasa

Day 2: Lhasa Sightseeing

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Visit the iconic Potala Palace, the former residence of the Dalai Lama
  • Explore Drepung Monastery, one of the largest monasteries in Tibet
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Visit Sera Monastery, known for its lively debates among monks
  • Return to your hotel
  • Overnight stay in Lhasa

Day 3: Tsedang Day Trip

  • Early breakfast at the hotel
  • Drive to Tsedang, the capital of Shannan Prefecture (approximately 2-3 hours drive)
  • Visit Yumbulagang Palace, the first palace in Tibet
  • Explore the Trandruk Monastery, known for its history and architecture
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Visit the Samye Monastery, the first Buddhist monastery built in Tibet
  • Return to Lhasa in the evening
  • Overnight stay in Lhasa

Day 4: Departure from Lhasa

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Check-out from the hotel
  • Transfer to Lhasa Gonggar Airport for your onward flight
  • Departure from Lhasa

Price Includes

Cost Includes:

  • Airfare: Round-trip flights from your departure location to Lhasa Gonggar Airport.
  • Accommodation: Three nights of hotel stay in Lhasa, including breakfast.
  • Transportation: Airport transfers, as well as transportation for sightseeing within Lhasa and the day trip to Tsedang.
  • Entrance Fees: Admission fees to attractions such as Potala Palace, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Yumbulagang Palace, Trandruk Monastery, and Samye Monastery.
  • Guided Tours: English-speaking tour guide for sightseeing in Lhasa and Tsedang.
  • Meals: Some meals may be included, typically breakfast at the hotel and lunch during sightseeing tours.
  • Taxes and Fees: Government taxes and service charges.

Price Excludes

Cost Excludes:

  • Visa Fees: Fees associated with obtaining a Chinese visa or Tibet Travel Permit.
  • Travel Insurance: Personal travel insurance covering medical expenses, trip cancellation, and other unforeseen circumstances.
  • Additional Meals: Dinners and extra meals not included in the package.
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses for souvenirs, additional snacks, and any other personal purchases.
  • Gratuities: Tips for tour guides, drivers, and hotel staff.
  • Optional Activities: Any optional activities or excursions not included in the itinerary.
  • Extra Services: Additional services such as laundry, telephone calls, and room service.
  • Any expenses incurred due to delays, cancellations, or changes in the itinerary caused by factors beyond the tour operator’s control, such as weather conditions or political unrest.
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