Overview

This day-tour covers the historical sites like The Potala palace, Jokhang Temple and Bakor street . You’ll learn about the area’s rich history and see collections of artifacts with a private guide.

Lunch is included.
What to Expect
9:00  Hotel pickup in Lhasa by private vehicle

10:00 Arrive to Potala Palace. Explore with your private guide, and admire its architecture and statues such as golden Buddhas and red-robed lamas.

12:00 Lunch at local Tibetan restaurant

14:00 visit Jokhang Temple, which is Tibet’s spiritual center.
15:00 head to Barkhor Street, where you can walk along the pilgrimage route that local followers do. Souvenirs can be found here, as well, if you wish to purchase something.
17:00 Return to your hotel for drop-off.

Service Guide

Service Included:

  • Tibet travel permit and all other necessary permits to Tibet;
  • All entrance ticket fees for all tourist sites listed in the itinerary;
  • Personal knowledgeable English-speaking Tibetan local tour guide;
  • Personal comfortable, clean and safe vehicle with reliable Tibetan local driver; vehicle ranging from 4WD land cruiser to minibus depending on your group size;
  • All lodging listed in the itinerary; it’s your decision about the accommodation class: luxury 5-star international hotel, comfortable 4-star hotel, economic 3-star hotel or budget hostel, guesthouse or tent. Please tell us your accommodation preference when submitting the enquiry; we will arrange the best-value hotels for you.
  • Domestic flight/train tickets listed in the itinerary;
  • All meals listed in the above itinerary;
  • Tourist accident/casualty insurance;
  • First aid kit;

Service Excluded:

  • International flight to and out of China;
  • Chinese visa (Note: we could help you with the Chinese visa application, like providing the invitation letter, presenting the hotel or domestic flight reservation copies, etc that you may need. )
  • Domestic flight/train not listed in the itinerary. (We can provide you the domestic flight/train ticket booking service at the BEST discount price; please contact us our travel experts for the details.)
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary; usually it costs about USD3-15 per person for one meal in TAR (Tibet Autonomous Region).
  • Tips and gratitude to tour guide and driver;
  • Personal expenses, like laundry, phone call, snacks, soft drinks (please do the best to avoid the alcoholic beverages during your Tibet trip), optional tour activities, etc.