6 Days Lhasa-Gyantse-Shigatse Tibet Tour

Trip Information
  • Trip Duration6 Days
  • DestinationTibet
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Max. Altitude 3,950m
  • Trip Type Tour
  • Accommodation As Per Itinerary
  • Transport Private Vehicle
  • Visit Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery, Pholkor, Kumbum monastery, and Tashilhumpu Monastery.
  • Explore the Barkhorbazaar in Lhasa.
  • Visit two high passes of Tibet Kora LA (5,010m) & Kamba La (4,794m) and bluish green stunning Yamdrok lake and Nazin Kang Sang glacier.

6 Days Lhasa-Gyantse-Shigatse Tibet Tour

The tour will illustrate to you the greater part of the genuine features of Tibet, snowcapped mountains, Lakes, landscapes, religious communities and ancient architecture.

During the Lhasa-Gyantse-Shigatse Tibet Tour, your will visit begin with the sacred Buddhist city of Lhasa, home to Tibet's most popular and vital temples and monasteries. For 2 days you will be exploring Lhasa visiting the Potala Palace, Barkhor market, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery. After spending quality time in Lhasa, you will head for the beautiful drive over the 4700+ meter mountain pass of Kamba La to the blue-green-shaded of Yamdrok Tso lake. At the background of Yamdrok is a dazzling 7191-meter mountain called NojinKangtsang.

You will also make the short drive from Gyantse to Shigatse, Tibet's second biggest city while passing by some customary cultivating villages. In Shigatse, you will investigate TashiLhunpo, the vast Buddhist cloister in the central Tibet. The last entire day of your trip will take your return drive to Lhasa while going by the splendid Yarlung River.

6 Days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour in spring season

A 6-day spring season tour of Lhasa, Gyantse, and Shigatse in Tibet promises a mesmerizing journey through the heart of the Roof of the World. Starting in Lhasa, the capital city with its iconic Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple, you'll experience Tibetan culture and history. Explore Stupa, the Gyantse Dzong fortress, offering insights into Tibetan Buddhism and ancient architecture. Then, in Shigatse, you'll visit monastery and explore local markets. Along the way, you'll witness the beauty of Tibet's springtime landscape, with its snow-capped peaks, colorful blossoms, and clear skies, making for a truly unforgettable and spiritually enriching adventure.

Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour in monsoon season

Monsoon season for Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour is a unique experience. The monsoon season spanning experiences frequent rainfalls and the region comes alive with lush green landscapes and a refreshing environment. While the occasional rain may pose some challenges, they also create a magical and serene atmosphere, allowing you to witness Tibet's unique charm.

Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet 6 days tour in autumn season

The autumn tour of Lhasa, Gyantse, and Shigatse in Tibet presents an awe-inspiring journey through the region's rich cultural and natural landscapes explore the iconic Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, dzongs, stupas and monasteries in crisp, cool air. Witness some beautiful festivals and traditions of Tibetan in autumn season. This tour in autumn season is the best choice as it combines the cultural richness of Tibet with the visual glory of fall, making it a truly unforgettable and captivating experience.

Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour in winter season

A winter tour of Lhasa, Gyantse, and Shigatse in Tibet offers a unique and serene experience as you journey through the region's breathtaking landscapes in their pristine, snow-covered glory. From December to February, the temperature gets cold often dropping below freezing. While the winter chill may present some challenges, the beauty and serenity of Tibet in this season make for a truly magical journey.

Benefits of booking 6 days Lhasa Shigatse Tibet Tour

Welcome Nepal Treks is a reputable and well-organized travel agency in Nepal. We have a team of professionals with experience of more than a decade. We organize the tours of Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan at reasonable price with the best services and great hospitality. Here are some of the benefits of booking 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse trip with us:

  • We arrange for all the necessary Tibet travel permits
  • Arrangement of standard hotels and lodges throughout the trip
  • Organize the trip with full safety and security to the customers
  • English speaking and well experienced Tibetan guide
  • We offer this 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour package at reasonable price with high quality service
  • We also customize the package as per our customers wish, needs and budget.
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Flight to Tibet (Gongaar airport) (1hr.) Drive to Lhasa city (1hr.) – Full rest for acclimatization – O/N at Hotel.

    Visit Potala Palace, Norbulinka Palace, Jokhang Temple.

      Barkhor Bazaar, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery – O/N at Hotel.

        Drive to Gyantse via Yamadroke Lake and high passes: Kora LA (5,010m) & Kamba La (4,794m) – Sight-seeing in Gyantse including Pholkor & Kumbum Monastery. PM: scenic drive to Xigatse(1.5hrs) through the typical Tibetan Countryside – Hotel.

          AM: Visit Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. Then Drive back to Lhasa O/N at Hotel.

            Transfer to Gonggar Airport and fly back to Kathmandu or Departure to your onward destination.

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              Cost Details
              Cost Includes
              • Airport Pickup/ drop service
              • Daily Breakfast
              • Necessary Tibet Travel Permit
              • English speaking Tibetan guide
              • Kathmandu to Lasha and lasha to Kathmandu flight ticket
              • All the Government and local taxes.
              Cost Excludes
              • Insurance of any kind
              • Natural and political disturbance and unforeseen circumstance
              Essential Information

              Packing lists for Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour

              It is very important to be well prepared and pack the necessary equipment to ensure a safe and comfortable journey for Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour package. Here is the list of some of the most necessary equipment needed for Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour 6 days package:

              • Necessary travel documents
              • Lightweight pants, Full sleeve shirts/T-shirts,
              • Waterproof and windproof jacket, down jacket
              • Thermal innerwear, Extra pairs of socks, comfortable shoes
              • warm cap, gloves, scarf
              • Cell phone, camera, power banks, chargers
              • Snacks and energy bars
              • Moisturizer, lip balm, sunscreen cream, and other necessary skin care items
              • Some necessary toilet items including small packages of tissues, wet tissues, a quick-dry towel, etc.
              • Medi kits
              • Extra cash
              • Other necessary and personal valuable items

              Accommodations during 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour

              Accommodations during a 6-day Lhasa, Gyantse, and Shigatse Tibet tour typically range from basic to mid-range options. Welcome Nepal Treks will make sure to accommodate travelers in the hotels with great services and facilities. In Gyantse and Shigatse, accommodations may be simpler, often in the form of guesthouses and local hotels.

              Foods and Drinks during Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour

              Travelers will be fascinated by taste of varieties of delicious cuisines while enjoying the warm treatment of the locals on 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour. Our 6 days Tibet tour package cost includes daily breakfast. As for dinner and lunch you have to pay on your own. Enjoy the taste of delightful blend of Tibetan and Chinese flavors. You will find Tibetan dishes like: Tsampa, Thukpa, momos, Tibetan bread, and butter tea. The foods are healthy, nutritious and made with fresh ingredients.

              You can also find varieties of drinks on the hotels. You can find hot beverages, soft drinks, local beverages, alcoholic beverages, etc. As for the drinking water, you can find bottled water, boiled water and water from natural sources like: river, tap, etc. It is recommended to use water purification tablet while drinking water from natural sources. Savor the taste of meals and drinks in Tibet and make your journey even more memorable.

              WIFI and Electricity facilities during 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour package

              On this 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour package you can expect good WIFI and electricity facilities. Wi-Fi facilities are available in many hotels, guesthouses, and cafes, although the quality and speed can vary on altitudes and places you visit. Remember that internet may not always be strong enough and you may not always have access to WIFI.

              Risks during 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour

              The 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour is a very safe trip but sometimes travelers may face some uncertain risks and challenges on the journey. Some of the risks you might face during the Tibet tour are mentioned below:

              • unpredictable weather conditions
              • Language barrier
              • unforeseen accidents
              • Carelessness
              • Political sensitivities
              • Injuries and illness

              Solutions for the possible risks during Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour

              To avoid the possible risks during Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour, here are some of the preventive measures you need to follow during your trip:

              • Pack appropriate clothing and gear according to the weather conditions
              • Stay well-hydrated
              • Eat nutritious meals
              • Follow the advice and instructions of your guide
              • Be careful
              • Carry enough local money
              • Respect their cultures
              • Stay positive

              Guides for 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour

              While doing 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse tour you will need a professional guide to lead the tour. Guides for this Tibet tour is important due to the region's unique cultural, historical, and geographical complexities. Welcome Nepal Treks provide the highly experienced and professional Tibetan guide to the customers. We have friendly, caring and English-speaking Tibetan guide for the Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour. Our guide will not only lead the tour but also provide necessary information and history about the region in depth help you in need and make your trip memorable. It will be very much easier to explore the unknown city, interact with locals and learn their cultures with our knowledgeable guide.

              Group Joining Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour

              If you are alone and want to share the tour experience with other travelers then you can choose for group joining Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour with Welcome Nepal Treks. You will have an option to join a small group. Welcome Nepal Treks will organize the group on our own. Before joining, you can inquire us about the group size, services included, and any additional costs and we will provide you information on departure dates, other details. The group tour offers an opportunity to maintain a friendly relation and helpful atmosphere throughout the trip. It will be fun sharing the unique tour experience with other travelers.

              Private Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour

              If you are travelling alone and prefer personalized experience then you can book a private 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet tour. Welcome Nepal treks arranges private Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet trip at a reasonable price with high quality services. In this private tour, you can enjoy your own time. This private trip allows you to have more flexibility in terms of itinerary, and the level of services. We will design the itinerary as per your special needs and requirements. This private journey is led by professional guides ensuring your safety and happiness throughout the trip. You will be enjoying breathtaking scenery and spiritual experience without any disturbance at peace.

              Travel Insurance for 6 days Lhasa Shigatse Tibet Tour

              Travel Insurance is important while doing 6 days Lhasa Shigatse Tibet Tour. Travel insurance can provide coverage for various unforeseen incidents, emergencies and helicopter evacuation if needed during the tour. Having a travel insurance is not compulsory but we highly recommend too have one as travel insurance provide essential coverage and peace of mind through your travel journey.

              Tipping on Lhasa Shigatse Tibet Tour

              Tipping means recognizing and appreciating the priceless services provided by your guides throughout the journey. The guides work hard to enhance your travel experience by sharing their knowledge and ensuring your safety. The tipping is not compulsory for but is expected by the guides. if you find their services good then you can tip them at the last day of the tour which will make them happy. It is also a source of motivation that encourage them to work even better and exceed your expectations. However, the tipping in 6 days Lhasa Gyantse Shigatse Tibet Tour depends on the traveler’s wish.

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