Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival in Lhasa. Check in to the hotel. Have rest and take a first stroll in the old quarter.

Day 2

The holy city of Lhasa. We visit the heart of Lhasa the old Jokhang temple and stroll together with the prilgrims along the Barkhor the lively market street. In Sera we can observe the debating monks and in the monastic city of Drepung we learn a lot about the spiritual life in Tibet. The Potala Palace is also one of our highlights.  

Day 3

The holy city of Lhasa. We visit the heart of Lhasa the old Jokhang temple and stroll together with the prilgrims along the Barkhor the lively market street. In Sera we can observe the debating monks and in the monastic city of Drepung we learn a lot about the spiritual life in Tibet. The Potala Palace is also one of our highlights.  

Day 4

Lhasa to Gyangtse via Yamdrok lake. Today we drive through a very impressive scenery and over two passes and along the holy Yamdrok lake to Gyantse which is said to be the most traditional town in Tibet. On the way we will see some of the most beautiful sceneries of central Tibet.

Day 5

Gyangtse to Shigatse. In the morning we visit Palkor Chöde Monastery with its unique Kumbum Stupa and get an impression of the old town. Then we drive on Shigatse where the Panchen Lamas resides in Tashilunpo monastery.  

Day 6

Drive from Shigatse to Saga. Today will drive some 500 Km, via Lhatse township, and cross the Brahmaputra river, nice view of Namring lake and Sangsang pastureland.  

Day 7

Drive from Saga to Paryang. This day we enjoy the real highland landscape, dry, no any trees and there are wild animals as wild ass, Gowa ( wild sheep) so on.

Day 8

Drive from Paryang to the holy Lake Manasarovar. Continue drive and enjoy the real highland landscape as yesterday.  

Day 9

Walk on the shore of the holy Lake Manasarovar. This lake is one of four holiest lakes in Tibetan Buddhism and holy for Hindu’s.  

Day 10

Circumambulation for Mount Kalaish We are ready to arrange your circumambulation according to your needs and budget. You can walk with full service, tends, cook and yaks for the luggage. Or you decide to stay overnight in small and very simple guesthouses and only hire yaks to carry the luggage. Feel free to ask us for quotations.

Day 11

Circumambulation for Mount Kalaish We are ready to arrange your circumambulation according to your needs and budget. You can walk with full service, tends, cook and yaks for the luggage. Or you decide to stay overnight in small and very simple guesthouses and only hire yaks to carry the luggage. Feel free to ask us for quotations.

Day 12

Circumambulation for Mount Kalaish We are ready to arrange your circumambulation according to your needs and budget. You can walk with full service, tends, cook and yaks for the luggage. Or you decide to stay overnight in small and very simple guesthouses and only hire yaks to carry the luggage. Feel free to ask us for quotations.

Day 13

Drive via Tirthapuri to Toling( Tsamda). The Tirthapuri is sacred place as there is sacred cave of Padma Samvawa, and sacred hot spring.

Day 14

Visit Toling monastery and Ruin of Guge kingdom castle. Today you will see some of the most beautiful murals in Tibet.  

Day 15

Toling to Darchen Lake Manasarovar Take the same way drive back to Manasarovar  

Day 16

Manasarovar to Saga.  

Day 17

Saga to Shigatse.

Day 18

Shigatse to Lhasa.

Day 19

Lhasa. Today you can visit Ganden monastery close to Lhasa and located on a high mountain ridge. Enjoy the stunning view and walk the scenic circumambulation. Or take your day off and walk in the old quarters of Lhasa and shop at the Barkor street together with lots of pilgrims.

Day 20

Transfer to airport or railway station.