Highlights: Potala Palace, Barkhor Street, Sera Monastery
On this classic journey, you explore the best attractions of Lhasa in 4 days. During your journey to the capital city of Tibet, you’ll not only visit the most sacred landmarks of Tibet, but also enjoy the peaceful living style and devoted Buddhist atmosphere.
Destinations: Lhasa / Yamdrok / Lhasa
Highlights: Highlights: Potala Palace, Barkhor Street, Sera Monastery, Yamdrok Lake
This tour covers the highlights of Lhasa City and the breathtaking lake view. After your landmarks-exploring in Lhasa, it would be pleasant to visit one of the most beautiful lakes. Among the three sacred lakes, Yamdrok Lake is much easier to get. Looking from the summit of Kamlala, you will get a stunning lake view of Yamdrok-tso which shapes like a coiling scorpion.
Destinations: Lhasa city and suburb
Highlights: Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Mountain Hiking
Have no long days to take the remote and serious trekking routes, such as Everest Base Camp Trek and Mount Kailash Kora? Don't worry. You can also do some relaxing and interesting hiking near to Lhasa city.
Destinations: Lhasa city and suburb
Highlights: Potala Palace, Barkhor Street, Norbulingka Park, Tibetan Family Visiting
If you are looking for an authentic experience where you can communicate with local Tibetans and learn about their daily lives, then this is the tour for you! This tour is a combination of a Lhasa tour and a day Tibetan village adventure. You will visit a village and talk to locals, then visit a local family and learn about their daily life, try home-made Tibetan food and milk tea.
Destinations: Lhasa / Nyingchi
Highlights: Potala Palace, Basomtso Lake, Lulang Forest
This tour is great for travelers who want to experience both the culture and natural landscape in a brief trip. You will start your travel from Lhasa visiting Potala, Jokhang, Sera, etc. Then you will be transferred to Nyingchi to explore the Eastern Switzerland landscapes there. Instead of transferring back to Lhasa, you will depart Tibet by flight directly from Nyingchi Milin Airport.
Destinations: Lhasa / Drigung / Lhasa
Highlights: Potala Palace, Barkhor Street, Tidrum Hotspring, Drigung Monastery
Visiting the famous palaces and temples in Lhasa city is the classic traveling in Lhasa. Do you want to add some adventurous experience? - Stunning valleys and hot spring are waiting. In this tour, you won't miss the famous sites in Lhasa, such as Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery. But the most special experience to discover the hidden ancient monasteries in the tranquil valleys. If you like, you will also enjoy a relaxing hotspring bath at Tidrum.
Destinations: Lhasa / Namtso / Lhasa
Highlights: Highlights: Potala Palace, Barkhor Street, Sera Monastery, Namtso Lake
Only visiting the magnificent monasteries and palaces in Lhasa city is not enough because you haven't seen the another beauty of Tibet - its nature. This tour offers both the cultural attractions and natural landscape. Apart from two days for arrival and departure, you have enough time to visit the landmarks of Lhasa (Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery...) and feast your eyes on the spectacular scenery of Namtso.
Destinations: Lhasa / Tsetang / Lhasa
Highlights: Potala Palace, Yumbulakang, Samye Monastery
This tour will take you to “the cradle of Tibetan Civilization” Tsedang to discover the mystery of Tibetan Buddhist in Tibet’s most revered Palaces and Monasteries. Sightseeing includes: Yumbulakang (Tibet's first palace), Samye Monastery (Tibet's first monastery), and Trundruk monastery (It has a stunning Tangkha of Pearls decorated with a total of 29,026 pearls). Of course you will also explore the heart of Tibet - Lhasa.
Destinations: Lhasa / Drigung / Namtso / Lhasa
Highlights: Potala Palace, Namtso Lake, Drigung Monastery, Reting Monastery
Dreamlike Tibet never fail to attract travelers with its incredible monasteries, sacred pilgrimage sites, literally breathtaking high-altitude scenery and friendly Tibetan people. This tour takes you to explore Tibet in a different way. Instead of visiting tourist bustling places, you will go to discover some hidden places which have preserved Tibet culture well. Spend one day in Lhasa to enjoy can’t-be-missed Potala Palace and monasteries, then transfer out of city to more than a hundred kilometers away where you will visit unique monasteries, villages and beautiful valleys. In the end, take a memorable trip to the sky lake - Holy Namtso Lake.
Destinations: Lhasa / Gyantse / Shigatse / Lhasa
Highlights: Potala Palace, YamdrokLake, Tashilumpo Monastery, Mt. Everest
This "Golden Route" of Tibet tour will take you to two cities near Lhasa: Gyantse and Shigatse. Stay overnight at a small town, Gyantse, which is known as the "Heroic City", because it was the site of a major battle during the British invasion in 1904. While there you will experience Tibetan rural culture also. Then visit Tibet's second largest city Shigatse, which is the most important farming area in Tibet. You will also visit the Thashilhunpo Monastery (the seat of the Panchen Lamas. Inside there is a huge gilded bronze Buddha statue as well as many other beautiful statues).
Recommended Budget Group Tibet Tours with Fixed Departures
Tibet Discovery also offers classic small group tours which greatly cut down your budget by sharing accommodation, vehicle and tour guide, takes the hassle out of travel, and let you focus your eyes and mind on travel.