Eastern Tibet Tour:The picturesque sceneries of lakes and snow-capped peaks within the beautiful fertile valleys of eastern Tibet extend the way further to the west to holy Lhasa city, a couple of days visit the world heritages and mystical temples within the city will end the trip with full of astonishment and appreciation. Generally, the eastern part is enjoying a mild climate due to the penetration of monsoon winds and precipitation from Southeast Asia, so this adventurous journey is accessible from April to Mid June and then from Sept to Nov since monsoon(from the end of June to August) rainfall brings road damages. Eastern Tibet tour will you can have a nice experience with evergreen. many Tourists didn’t know about Tibet some of Tibet’s east parts are more forests. If you are interested to explore the Trees in Tibet we recommended you to do the below itinerary.
Arrival at train station or airport in Lhasa, our guide and driver will pick you up and transfer you to hotel for acclimatization; you can have your free time hanging out at this holy city to get the first impression of Tibet. Overnight in Lhasa
Morning visits the Jokhang temple is the most sacred temple in Tibet. In the Tibetan language, it refers to Buddha’s house. The most important statue is said to be made by Buddha Sakyamuni himself time. It was built in the 7th-century 32nd king Songtsen Gampo. The Jokhang temple is the convergence of Tibet’s spiritual and secular life. Here you can meet all kinds of tribes from the Tibetan plateau. The surrounding market is called Bakhore. One of the most important religious paths.
Afternoon visits to the Ramoche temple, It’s the sister temple to the Jokhang, which is completed about the same time. Tradition says that it was built originally to house the much revered Jowo Rinpoche statue, carried to Lhasa via Lhagang in a wooden cart, brought to Tibet when Princess Wencheng came to Lhasa.
Overnight night in Hotel (Lhasa)
Morning visits the Drepung monastery was founded in 1416 by a charismatic monk and disciple of Tsongkhapa called Jamyang Choji. Within just a year of the completion, the monastery had attracted a population of some 2000 monks. In 1530 the second Dalai lama established the Gaden Palace, the palace was home for the Dalai lamas until the fifth built the Potala Palace. Drepung monastery is one of the biggest Gelugpa sect Buddhist monasteries in the Lhasa area
Afternoon visits the Sera monastery. All the Gelugpa monasteries history is strongly connected to Master Lama Tsongkhapa (1357–1419), the founder of the Gelugpa order, the much venerated and highly learned guru in Buddhist scriptures. The Sera Monastery at the foot of Sera Uste Hill is located 2 kilometers north of Lhasa. It is one of the great three Gelukpa university monasteries of Tibet. Overnight in Lhasa
Morning visits the Potala palace towers above the city of Lhasa as the national landmark that allures international visitors. The massive 13-storeyed building used to be the former abode for the Dalai lamas. It looks incredibly magnificent from a distance and can be viewed from various places around town. As the nation’s supreme relic, the palace dates back to the seventh century A.D.
Afternoon visits the Norbulingka summer palace, the former summer palace of Dalai Lamas built-in during the 18th century by seven Dalai lamas. Explore the beautiful gardens and experience one of the holiest sites in Tibetan Buddhism while soaking up the rich history.
Overnight night in Hotel (Lhasa)
After breakfast, head to Nyingchi which is known as little Switzerland. In the afternoon, visit Draksum lake, one of the holly lakes in Tibet. And you are suggested to boat on the lake, it should be a amazing feeling.
Drive to Pomi via Lunang, Pelung, Tangmi, on the way, you will see Yarlung Tsangpo River and Namjabarwa Peak. After breakfast, head to Rawok, on the way visit the Muting glacier(Muting glacier is the lowest glacier in Tibet and even in China and muting Glacier which is national glacier wonder. And you can do some trekking around here if you like.. and after that drive to Rawok lake
Visit Rawok lake in the morning. It is a colorful place with mirrored lake, green trees and blue sky, we are sure you will lost yourself in the nature. and drive to Lugu glacier, here you can see 5 glacier in one time. and also you can explore some of the local village and drive back to Pomi
Back to Lhasa in the morning. Visit Lunang Forest Park in the morning. Sightseeing the Huge Cypress Forest in Nyingchi which can be dated from 2500 years ago. Get in touch with the Kading mountain waterfall. After pass by the Mila pass, transfer to Lhasa.
Our guide and driver will transfer you to the Lhasa airport or train station and depart Lhasa