The highest plateau on the earth, Tibet is rightly called as a roof of the world its vast expense of arid land across from Indian borders to quite interior areas of China. A plateau at the height of 4,000meter, Tibet is bounded by two mighty ranges Himalayan range from south to west and Thanggula ranges in the north blessed with Alpine like conditions. The Tibet at such an altitude has been center of attraction of its unique solitude offered by it that even it made a majestic preaching ground of Buddhism and an entirely different world away from the rest of the world.
However, distinct nature of Tibetan culture is partly due to its fostering of cultural influences of neighboring countries of India, Nepal and China. The strongest influence on Tibetan milieu is of Buddhist missionaries that arrived primarily from Nepal and China. Whether it is art, literature, music, festivals, the Buddhist belief is clearly visible there on every aspect of life in Tibet. It is also a center of mass pilgrimage of Hindus due to location of Kailash Manasarovar, the revered lake there.
After flying over the panoramic Himalayan ranges land to the city of sunshine, Lhasa. Upon arrival meet our representative who will escort you to your hotel. Overnight stay is at hotel
Enjoy full day sightseeing of Lhasa the capital city of Tibet. Visit Jokhang temple situated in the heart of old Lhasa the religious centre of Tibet, surrounding the Jokhang temple is the bustling Barkhor market. Also visit Potala Palace and Drepung monastery which was once the largest monastery in the world with about 10000 monks, Sera is a serene monastery surrounded by temples. Overnight stay at hotel
Day is free in Lhasa to explore the scenic beauty on your own
Today enjoy the scenic drive from Lhasa to Xiagatze through the Northern route. Overnight stay at hotel
Today after breakfast we will drive to Gyantse situated at an altitude of 3950 metres. Upon arrival visit Palkhor temple built in the 15th century, is situated in the west of Gyantse Town with mountains enclosing from three sides of the east, west and north. Its uniqueness is that its three sects of Buddism-Shaja, Ningma and Guolu stayed harmoniously under one roof. Overnight stay at hotel
Today we drive to Tesedang, and on reaching, check in your hotel. Rest of the day is free. Overnight stay at hotel
In the morning, drive along and then cross over the Yarlung Tsangpo River by small ferry to visit the magnificent Samye monastery built in the late 8th century. It is the first monastery in Tibet that possessed the three essences of Buddhist monastery .In the afternoon you drive to Yarlung valley to visit Yumbulakhang, a reconstruction of Tibet's oldest palace originally established on this site by the founder of the Yarlung dynasty .Overnight stay at hotel.
Today you will be transferred to the airport to board your flight to Kathmandu.
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To book this trip you need to pay only US$100 and balance 45 days prior to the trip. If at any time before this you change your mind your money is safe with Max Holidays and can be transfered to your next trip with us.
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