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Lhasa Cultural Tour

Trip Code: TLC

8 Days

Potala Palace if Tibet

This Lhasa Cultural Tour offers an insightful exploration of cultural and historical sites within Lhasa. Lhasa, known as sunlight city is regarded as the hub of Tibet featuring an overwhelming array of the white and ochre fortress of Potala Palace, Jokhang temple, Stupas, tombs, Tibetan Mandalas and other popular relics of Tibetan history. Potala Palace is considered a state museum, a popular tourist attraction, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is also recently named one of the “New Seven Wonders of the World” by the television show Good Morning America and the newspaper USA Today.
 Another important site to visit is Barkhor market where you can stroll around freely. You will see Tibetan arts and experience rich Tibetan culture & tradition. With so much to see & explore in Lhasa, this tour will indeed be a lifetime experience.
Lhasa Cultural Tour begins from Kathmandu with the Himalayan scenic flight to Gonggar airport in Lhasa. It offers spectacular views of the Himalayan range including Mt. Everest during the flight journey. This tour is perfect for those who have a short vacation but want to see the highlights of Lhasa. After the tour is over in Lhasa, we get back to Kathmandu by flight.
If you are interested in exploring Lhasa and other popular tourist attractions around in a very short time, why don’t you join in one of our regular departures? For more detail, you may contact us at

Trip Highlights

Different monasteries, Himalayan scenery with cultural as well as age- long traditional practices of Tibetan Buddhism are the major attractions of Lhasa. This is why Lhasa is very much popular around the world as tourist destination. Potala Palace, the iconic monument, reflects Tibetan history and practice of age long culture...

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TLC745 Mon ,Nov 06, 2017 Mon ,Nov 13, 2017 USD 2625 Available Book Now
TLC811 Mon ,Mar 19, 2018 Mon ,Mar 26, 2018 USD 2625 Available Book Now
TLC812 Mon ,Mar 26, 2018 Mon ,Apr 02, 2018 USD 2625 Available Book Now
TLC815 Mon ,Apr 09, 2018 Mon ,Apr 16, 2018 USD 2625 Available Book Now
TLC816 Mon ,Apr 16, 2018 Mon ,Apr 23, 2018 USD 2625 Available Book Now
  • Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Tibet Visa preparation & Kathmandu Sightseeing
  • Day 03: Fly Kathmandu to Gongar Airport & Drive to Lhasa
  • Day 04: Lhasa Sightseeing
  • Day 05: Lhasa Sightseeing
  • Day 06: Drive Lhasa to Gongar Airport & Fly to Kathmandu
  • Day 07: Free day in Kathmandu
  • Day 08: Final Departure to your home country
  • International Arrival/Departure Transfer
  • Kathmandu half day sightseeing escorted by City Guide (any foreign language accordingly )
  • 4 Nights Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on B/B basis
  • Monuments entrance fee while sightseeing in Lhasa with English speaking city guide
  • Private transportation during sightseeing tour in Kathmandu & Lhasa
  • Tibet Entry Permit fee
  • Flight with Tax: Kathmandu - Lhasa - Kathmandu (Fly In & Out)
  • Accommodation in Lhasa & other towns in Tibet on twin sharing basis with Breakfast
  • International flight fare and departure taxes
  • Nepal entry/re-entry visa fee
  • Tibet (Chinese) Visa (Collect on upon Arrival)
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu/Lhasa
  • Single supplement for hotel accommodation
  • Note: Additional cost applies for single supplement 
  • Travel / Medical insurance & rescue evacuation cost
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral water/boiled water), laundry
  • Any extra cost involved in case of political turmoil, cancellation of flight, illness, and natural disaster
  • Photography charges at monasteries/palaces/sites
  • All expenses incurred in the event of early departure (evacuation fee, transport, extra hotel night, food etc.)
  • Tips for staffs (hotels, restaurants, guide, driver)
  • Any other services not specified in the ‘Cost includes
  • Trip Duration: 08 Days (Tibet Part)
  • Total Tour days: 04 Days
  • Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu: 4 Nights
  • Trip Starts / Ends: Kathmandu
  • Activities:  Cultural Tour
  • Mode of Transportation: Fly in/ Fly out
  • Best Season: March - Oct
  • Accommodation: Hotels & Guesthouse
  • Type of Trip:  Private & Regular Departure
  • Service available: Standard
  • Trek grade:  Medium – hard
  • No. of Pax : From 4 & above
  • Meals during trip:  As per itinerary
  • Maximum elevation: 3660 m

Note: It is mandatory to send your scanned passport details 4 weeks prior to trip departure at:

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USD 2625

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