pick up from the airport. About 1 hour drive to lhasa.
Check-in hotel and rest for the day. There will be a short talk from the organizers about the tour and information.Welcome dinner.
sight seeing in Lhasa – Jhokhang and Sera
Morning 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.
In the afternoon we visit one of biggest monasteries in Tibet, belongs to Gelugpa or yellow sect, Sera monastery which was built in the year of1419 by “chamchen Chojie” a disciple of Tsongkapa. Sera monastery is very famous in‘Buddhism Scriptures Debating.
Lhasa- Ganden Monastery - Drak Yerpa
After breakfast visit Ganden Monastery in the morning then after lunch visit Drak Yerpa. There are many holy meditaition caves. Tibet's great king Songtsen Gampo has meditated in this caves for three years. It has beautiful view from top of Kyichu and Lhasa valley.
Sightseeing – Potala and Norling
In the 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 Norlbu Lingka the summer palace of Dalai Lamas. Norbu Lingka is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and was added as an extension of this Historic Ensemble in 2001. It was built by the 7th Dalai Lama and served both as administrative centre and religious centre. It is a unique representation of Tibetan palace architecture. .
Lhasa – Shigatse overnight
After breakfast we start the journey, head toward Shigatse which is the second largest city in Tibet. It’s also the home town of Banchen Lama. We will be visiting the famous Tashilumpo Monastery . on the way
We drive from Shigatse early morning and visit Sakya Monastery on the way to Saga and stay there overnight camping.
Saga - Darchen overnight
After breakfast we leave Saga and head to Darchen and on the way we will see the holy lake Monasarovor and himalaya range. Stay overnight at Darchen.
Darchen - Dhiraphuk
The first day Kailash Kora starts from Darchen to Dhira Phuk for around 6- 7 hours and camp overnight at Dhiraphuk.
Dhira phuk - Zutulpuk
The Secong day Kailash Kora starts from Dhira Phuk to Zutulpuk around 7-8 hours, we will across Dolmala pass and camp overnight at Zutulpuk.
Zutulpuk- Darchen- Dongpa
The third day Kailash kora start from Zutulpuk to Darchen, which will take about 4-5 hours.After lunch we pack our belongs and drive to Dongba and overnight at Dongpa
Dongpa - Sakya
After breakfast we drive direct to Sakya monastery and stay overnight at Sakya. It is possible to see some wild animals of Tibet on the way. Stay overnight at Sakya.
Have early breakfast and then visit Sakya monastery, and then leave for Gyangtse. On the way if we are lucky we will see some wild animals.
Gyangtse - Lhasa
Right after breakfast we visit Gyangtse Kumbum Chorten(100,000 Buddha images stupa), the largest Chorten in Tibet then head to Lhasa and on the way to Lhasa. The Sienic from Gyangtse to Lhasa is breath taking, you will see the Yamdork yumtso (Lake) fabulous shade of deep turqouise, Glaciers , wild animals and birds. It is great place to take picture.
Do some shopping and wonder around Bhakor circle and enjoy the tea houses.
Farewell party in Lhasa