7 Days Lhasa Short Tibet Tour
Lhasa Short Tibet Tour includes guided Kathmandu and Lhasa tour. Visit Durbar Squares of Bhaktapur, Kathmandu, Patan, living Goddess Kumari, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, potters square and more.
The tour continues with three nights in Lhasa, Tibet, China. Explore Lhasa with guided Potala tour- palace of Dalai Lamas. Visit Sera, Drepung monasteries, Jokhang temple and discover Barkhor bazaar.
Short Destination Clips
Lhasa was listed as one the first group of famous historic cities of China in 1982. It is the center of Tibetan Politics, economy, culture and religion. During the 7th century AD, King Songtsan Gampo unified all of Tibet, and moved the political center from Shannan to Lhasa. Buddhism has had a deep influence throughout Tibet. Generations of governors built the Jokhang (Dazao) Monastery, the Gandan Monastery, the Deprung Monastery, the Sera Monastery and others. Lhasa has become the center of Tibetan Buddhism. It is the holy place for Tibet; the land of Buddhism. The world famous Polala palace and Norbulinkha park (the jewel park) and others were also built here. Many pilgrimages are made here each year.