This Kathmandu Valley at Glance Tour is designed covering major highlights of Kathmandu with 5 UNESCO Heritage Sites i.e. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Boudhntah stupa and Patan Durbar Square. This tour gives excellent opportunity to enjoy Culture, Heritage, Rituals of both Hindus & Buddhist people with ancient architectural master pieces.
• 3 days
Experience a 3-day trek on the Himalayan foothills near Kathmandu valley covering ancient Newari villages to see the traditional culture, village lifestyle and countryside Nepal. This trek passes through reserve forests and farmlands with magnificent view of Central Himalayan ranges. This tour offers an English-speaking trek escort, 2 nights' accommodation with daily breakfast and transportation to/from Kathmandu International Airport or central Kathmandu (Thamel).
• 3 days
Visit the top 3 highlighted attractions of Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor street in the capital of Lhasa by walking led by local Tibetan English speaking guide. During this city downtown walking tour, travelers will visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Potala Palace, the landmark of the capital. Visitors can enjoy a window into the past as they walk where Dalai Lamas and Tibetan kings have walked. The Jokhang Temple, another UNESCO World Heritage site is the epicenter of Tibetan Buddhism. Further more enjoy the leisured walking tour around Barkhor Street, the vibrant street where hundreds of thousands of pilgrims perform worship. This highlight walking day tour is recommended to take only after your first 1-2 free days in Lhasa with good acclimatization. Please note that Tibet travel permits are included!
• 1 day
We will leave your hotel early in the morning around 7:30 am and it takes about 5-6 hours to get to Lake Namtso. Along the way there are some places to stop for taking pictures. If weather permitting and also nomad tent is accessible, we can get into local Tibetan nomad's yak tent home and have a short time together with the local. When we get to the Lake, it is around lunch time and we can enjoy the view to the Lake. about 2 hours leisure time beside the lake, we will drive back to Lhasa around 7:30 pm. Welcome to explore Tibet Namtso Lake with local tour operator Tibet Ctrip Travel Service TCTS (www.TibetCtrip.com).
• 1 day
A visit to Lhasa Tibet without visiting Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor streets is not complete. This top 3 famous Lhasa tour attractions are within 15-25 minutes walking distance from downtown center of Barkhor Plaza. Enjoy the small size group tour by slow walking with Tibetan local English speaking tour guide and see Lhasa through local's eye. This tour is served by local tour supplier Tibet Ctrip Travel Service TCTS (www.TibetCtrip.com).
• 1 day
Lhasa airport transfer vehicle ranges from 5 seats car to 7 or 9 seats Buick Van or Hyundai Van. The price applies for per vehicle/ maximum 6 people/ 1 way from Lhasa airport to Lhasa hotel, or from hotel to Lhasa Gonggar airport with one driver who speaks Tibetan, Mandarin or possibly English. Foreign travelers travelling in Tibet need car rental with driver, guide and all permits. Local Tibet travel agency Tibet Ctrip Travel Service TCTS (www.tibetctrip.com, www.explorechinatibet.com) has lots of car rental services options, please refer to the site for more references.
• 70 minutes
This famous 3 days Sino Tibet-Nepal highway landscape adventure from Lhasa to Kyirong border takes travelers to visit the most famous tourists attractions such as Lake Yamdrok, Karola Glacier and Mt. Everest. It offers amazing views of the Himalaya and the picturesque Tibetan countryside. If you want to join this overland guided transport, please arrange your Tibet travel permits (50 USD per person) with the same tour supplier Tibet Ctrip Travel Service TCTS (www.TibetCtrip.com) at least 20 days in advance.
• 3 days
Welcome to visit Norbulinka, the summer Palace of Dalai Lama. You will be led by a local Tibetan guide from Tibet Ctrip Travel Service TCTS (www.tibetCtrip.com) to enjoy the Tibetan Royal garden-the well preserved ancient artificial historical and cultural garden in Tibet. Despite the title of World Heritage Site and natural scenery, people also take it as a unique historical attraction in Tibet. The construction of Norbulingka began in 1755 by the 7th Dalai Lama, Kelsang Gyatso. The primary function of Norbulingka Palace is to cure the health problems of the 7th Dalai Lama. Then it became the summer residence of Dalai Lamas.
• 2.5 hours
Welcome to join small size Gyantse Shigatse Group tour from Lhasa city Every Day! You are recommended to join this 2 days trip after 2-3 days flexible leisured tour in Lhasa. Local tourism insider supplier Tibet Ctrip Travel Service TCTS (www.tibetCtrip.com) has the special promotional prices including permits and the ground tour as below. With the coupon confirmed, please contact the same supplier TCTS to book separately.Typical 2 Days Lhasa Yamdrok Lake Karola Glacier-Gyantse-Shigatse city tour Prices below includes Tibet permits, enjoy your booking!Jan.1-March.31: US$325 per person; April 1-June 24: US$345 per person, June 25-Sept.15: US$360 per person;Sept.16-Oct.20 US$340 per person; Oct.21-Dec.31: US$325 per person
• 2 days
Welcome to visit Norbulinka, the summer Palace of Dalai Lama and highlight Sera Monastery from Monday to Saturday. During this 1 day Lhasa highlight tour, you will be led by a local Tibetan guide from Tibet Ctrip Travel Service (www.TibetCtrip.com) to enjoy the Tibetan Royal garden-the well preserved ancient artificial historical and cultural garden in Tibet and explore Sera Monastery, one famous Gelugpa or Yellow Hat Sect monastery in Lhasa. Sera Monastery was founded in 1419 by Jamchen Chojey of Sakya Yeshe, disciple of Tsongkhapa). It is just located at the foot of Tatipu Hill,located 1.25 miles (2.01 km) north of Lhasa and about 5 km (3.1 mi) north of the Jokhang and it is about 6 km to the northeast direction of Potala Palace. It is famous for the Buddhism activities of” Monks Debate” which happens in afternoon from Monday to Saturday.
• 1 day