Private Day Tour of Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple in Lhasa Including Lunch

Take a day to explore Lhasa's rich history with a visit to some of the most famous attractions. Delve into the ancient lore by exploring the impressive collections of artifacts among the practicing pilgrims at Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple. Travel in peace knowing everything you will need to venture into the area has been taken care of on this private trip. Explore the antiquity in a contemporary setting with the direction of a professional guide.

per adult from

$963

AUD

Duration

8 to 9 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Lunch
    • English and Chinese speaking tour guide
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Tibet travel permit
    • Entrance fees of sites
    • Entry/Admission - Potala Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Jokhang Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Barkhor Street
    What's excluded :
    • Personal expense
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Potala Palace, No.35 Gongqian Alley, Beijing Middle Road Cheng Guan District, Lhasa 850000 China

    Start your adventure with a hotel lobby pickup at 8am and head to the remarkable Potala Palace. Originally serving as the winter palace for the Dalai Lama, Potala Palace is now listed as an UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site and stands as the symbol of Tibet. Examine the amazing architecture and culture, complete with huge golden Buddha statues and red-robed lamas.


    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China

    There will be a break for lunch at a local restaurant before an afternoon visit to the Jokhang Temple, the spiritual center of Tibet. Here you will find many pilgrims worshiping, having trekked long distances from every corner of Tibet. Buddhists from all sects come to worship at this temple which help maintain its description as the "spiritual heart of the city."



    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Barkhor Street, Chengguan District, Lhasa 851500 China

    Finally, you'll find yourself at Barkhor Street where you can walk around a special circular pilgrimage route just as the local followers do. There will be plenty of traditional religious souvenirs for you to see, and, if desired, purchase as a reminder of your wonderful Lhasa experiences. Afterward, you will be dropped off back at your hotel to conclude a day of exploring the local culture and craft.

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can also pick up other clients who stay in the downtown area of Lhasa.
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Passport names, passport numbers, date of birth and country is required at time of booking for all participants, because we need those information for buying entrance tickets.
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Please provide all travelers' dates of birth, full passport names and passport numbers. We need this information for purchasing travel insurance and attractions tickets for you. This information must match with your passports exactly on the day of travel
    • Clinets must contact local supplier at least 2 weeks ago , then we need to help clients to get tibet travel permit first.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Private China Tours

Activity ID: V-7878P25

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