Pickup from airport
We will pick you up from the airport and take you to the hotel to rest. Later our organizer will come to give a short talk regarding with the altitude sickness and also the program then we will have dinner together and drop you to the hotel.
Sightseeing in Lhasa – Jhokhang and Potala
Morning we will visit Potala palace, served both as administrative centre and religious centre. In Tibet, It was built in the 7th century by Tibetan king “Songtsen Gampo” and later renovated by 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th century.
In the afternoon we will visit the Jokhang Temple, the spiritual center of Tibetan Buddhism, attracts thousands and thousands of pilgrimage from all over Tibet and around the world, it was built by the great King Songten Gampo.
Central Lhasa – (Cycling)
Today we will go for cycling and picnic and then come back by cycling, The Cycling Area we will decide according to your health and strength. There are many beautiful places where we can go for cycling; village and farming area, Dark Yerpa Caves in the mountains, around Lhasa. When customer arrives here they can choose.
Lhasa –Shigatse overnight (Cycling and car)
After breakfast we start the journey and head toward Shigatse which is the second largest city in Tibet. It’s also the home town of Banchen Lama, so his famous monastery Tashi Lunpo is there. From Lhasa to Shigatse we will come across villages and farms there we can go cycling for 1to 2 hours then again in car. Whenever you wish to cycle we can stop and cycle but we must be careful with your health, time and weather.
Shigatse-Tingri (Cycling and car)
After early breakfast we will start our journey, today we will come across many farmers and villages so we will be doing some cycling and also watching the farmers gathering their crops. Our vehicle will take us to Gyawula pass where we can see Everest, Makalu, Lhotse, and Cho Oyu. The first sight of the mighty Everest simply leaves you speechless.
Tingri – Shigatse (Cycling and Car)
After breakfast we will head back to Shigatse, we will be cycling as well as travel by vehicle , we will see the farmers and villagers, they are friendly and welcoming people.We will reach Shigatse early today so we can rest.
Shigatse - Lhasa (Cycling and by car)
After early breakfast we will head back to Lhasa, on the way we will see the most beautiful Yamdrok Yumtso(lake), Karola Glacier and Mount Nyichankangsar. The road scenery is unforgettable; there will be many yaks and sheep and also some wild animals near Karola Glacier. We will see many villages and famers, we can stop at a village and look around and meet local people. Today we will be cycling near the lake.
According to your flight schedule we will take you to the airport and say good bye!!!!!