Destination: Lhasa (China)
Trip Name: Lhasa Day Tour
Activities: Visit Potala Palace
Duration: 6 hours
Starting Point: Lhasa
Ending Point: Lhasa
Starting Time: 8:00 AM
Ending Time: 2:00 PM
Trip Grade: Easy
Transportation: Private Vehicle
One day Lhasa tour allows travelers to explore its major assets and highlights that holds great cultural and religious significance. The popular attractions in and around Lhasa are Potala Palace, the figure of Lhasa, Jhokhang Temple, the major hub of Tibetan Buddhism and three popular monasteries like Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery and Garden Monastery. All these factors contributes Lhasa to become the best city in the world.
Bordering the world’s 10 highest peaks, Tibet is no doubt the roof of the world. Lhasa is the capital of city Tibet with more than history of 1,300 years. It is believed that Tibetan King Songtsan Ganpu in “Tobo Dynasty” transferred capital in Lhasa in 7th century. Lhasa is listed as one of first antique city by united nation. It is repository of natural, cultural and religious sites that have lots of unheard story to tell to its visitors.
One day Lhasa tour is also known as spiritual tour as the heart and soul of people is religious and still follows ancient culture despite of the huge encroachments of modern Chinese. Visit Potala Palace dominating the skyline that rewards you with the incredible view of Lhasa from the Top. Also known as the adobe of Dalai Lama, it showcases incredible architectural masterpiece of ancient Tibet. Enjoy strolling around ancient Barkhor Street surrounding Jokhang Temple (built in 6th century). Moreover, visit ancient monastery that carries traditional architecture, incredible artifacts, golden Buddha statues, paintings and Tibetan religious culture. Explore all the monks, Lamas and pilgrims visiting monastery and performing prayer rituals like lighting candles, burning incense and putting Khata over blessed statues.
One day Lhasa tour fulfils your dream of exploring holy city Lhasa, its multitudes of historic and spiritual sites and ridge of beautiful Himalaya views. If you have one spare day or simply heading in Lhasa, we help you make your trip package in Lhasa well so that you can explore as much as you can.
Start your tour with exciting visit to incredible landmark- Potala Palace (most beautiful architectural masterpiece in Lhasa). Climb up to the top of place and have amazing view of city Lhasa. Later, visit three monasteries that Sera, Garden and Drepung that shows the religious importance of city. Lastly, walk through Barkhor monastery, ancient monastery nearby Jokhang Temple.