Lhasa Cultural Tour 

Lhasa Cultural Tour to the Land of God. Lhasa has long been a holy destination for Buddhist from all over Tibet and outside. Every year thousands of pilgrims come to visit Lhasa because Jowo Sakyamuni holy statue is exist in Jokhang monastery, three great monastic universities Depong, Sera and Ganden are in Lhasa. There are many others holy sites like Potala white and red Palace, Norbulingka Jewel Park, Ramoche temple, Lukhang, Ani Serkung, Larang Nyingpa and Miru Nyingpa are in Lhasa. Lhasa looks like Traditional Buddhist open museum. Despite rampant Chinese-led modernization, Lhasa is still largely a city of wonders. Your first view of the red and white Potala Palace soaring above the holy city preserve the flavor of traditional Tibetan life. It is here in the Jokhang, an otherworldly mix of flickering butter lamps, wafting incense and prostrating pilgrims, and the encircling Barkhor pilgrim circuit that most visitors first fall in love with Tibet.

Lhasa Cultural Tour is one of short and best program to see Tibet and to know Tibet. Also perfect for person those have very limit time on hand on busy world. Lhasa Cultural Tour start from Kathmandu flying over Gigantic Himalaya to Gongar airport and drive to Lhasa. In next two days we visit sights around and Lhasa. We have optional day trip on trip extension list if you like to add on your main trip.

We Shambhala Holidays run private and group joining trips from Kathmandu, Nepal. Traveler can join with us this trip throughout the year with sightseeing of Kathmandu capital city of Nepal on optional.

Trip Facts

Best Season: Round the year
Destination: Lhasa Cultural Tour
Activity: Cultural Tour
Max. Altitude: 3600m.
Group Size: 1 pax+
Activity per day: Approx 5 hrs

Trip extension in Lhasa

Day trip to Namtso Lake and Tashi Do
Day trip to Ganden Monastery
Day trip to Yangbachen Monastery and Hotspring
Day trip to Tsurphu Monastery
Day trip to Digung Til and Terdum nunnery
Day trip to Samye monastery and Yumbu Lakhang
Day trip to Dak Yerpa Caves
Day trip to Pabonka Hermitage

Day 01: Fly to Gongar airport and drive to Lhasa O/N Hotel
Day 02: Visit Potala, Norbulingkha and Jokhang O/N Hotel
Day 03: Visit Depong and Sera Monastery O/N Hotel
Day 04: Drive to Gongar and fly back to home

Trip cost includes:

  • All arrival and departure transport
  • All ground transport during tour
  • Twine sharing basis accommodation with breakfast in Lhasa
  • Chinese visa fee
  • Tour guide and all entrance fees


Trip cost excludes:

  • International air ticket and Nepal visa fees
  • Lunch and dinner in Lhasa and Central Tibet
  • Travel insurance and cost of medical services of client
  • Tips for supporting staff (Tips is expected)
  • Air ticket to Lhasa

Available departures


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