Tsurphu to Yangpachen trek is much interesting, taking tracks through beautiful landscape, monastery, lake and other cool adventures. You arrive at the heart of Tibetan Culture, the holy city with Lhasa. We will take a normal tour in the city before doing Tsurphu to Yangpachen trek. Until then you will also get enough time to acclimatize yourself to prepare for the trekking adventure.
Note: If your arrival time is different from others and you don’t want to wait for the free shuttle bus, then we can arrange private airport pick up/transfer for additional cost CNY400. It is free for train station pick up / transfer. Please let us know your arrival time and detail information of flights/train.
Meals & Accommodations: As Specified in the itinerary
Our guide will greet you at airport/ train station and transfer you to your Hotel. Our staff will give you a brief orientation about this trip and the rest of the day will be your own to take rest. We suggest you to drink lots of water and take rest well in the hotel room to avoid altitude sickness and cold.
The first four days of this trip is for acclimation and avoid jet-lag including Yesterday. This morning, we are visiting Potala Palace for a detail learning about this magnificent building’ s architect and stories and followed by visiting mystery Jokhang temple. Have a look around Barkhore Street to enjoy different artifacts, spiritual equipment and the global visitors to this Holy City, Lhasa.
Right after your breakfast, our guide will escort you to visit Drepung and Sera Monasteries which are the biggest and oldest Gelugpa sect’s monasteries from many other monasteries. Ramoche Temple is another essence to this day. Accommodation: Lhasa
Today, we are exploring Drak Yerpa and the meditation caves surrounded the hill. The meditation caves belong to the great Buddhist Philosophers back then. Learn and experience spiritual peace with the help of our guide. Accommodation: Lhasa
Tsurpu Monastery is one of the oldest epics of Kagyupa sect. It is located in a beautiful place. Here, we are meeting our Yaks and porters to get prepared for Tomorrow’s trek. This night, we are camping near the monastery at Tsurpu Village. Enjoy the stars!
Accommodation: Tsurphu Village
You will gain experiences of calmness by observing nature closely and the conventional lifestyles of Plateau nomads. This night we are camping with Tibetan nomads. Enjoy your conversation with the nomads to hear more untold stories with the help of your guide.
Accommodation: Camping at Laten
This will be an another beautiful trek day with nature and peace. After reaching to appealing Bartso Village, we would take a pause for the night camping. Accommodation: Camping
We will get on our feet after breakfast to climb down to Dorjeeling Nunnery. Today, you can expect a proper shower since we are driving towards Namtso Lake and stopping at a guesthouse.
Accommodation: Guest house, Namtso Lake
After a close view of this sacred lake Namtso, we are driving back to Lhasa. You will be instilled at your hotel. Evening is all yours to enjoy the Lhasa night view or explore more in the hustle Barkhor street.
You will be dropped at airport or train station to connect to your next destination. Thank you for choosing Potalatrip.com to explore Tibet!