Tibet Monastery Tour
Home to over 1,700 Tibetan monasteries and temples, Tibet is one of the centers for Buddhist pilgrimage and worship in Asia. To understand Tibet, a land of mystery, the first step is to know how to appreciate its myriad monasteries. Our Tibet monastery tours are expertly fashioned to meet the needs of cultural explorers and history buffs.
Both small group tours and customized tours are readily available. You will visit the UNESCO heritage sites like Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple, and take a glimpse of the lively monk debate and lives of Tibetan monks in Great Three Gelugpa monasteries; or trek along ancient pilgrimage route between Ganden and Samye monasteries and unveil the residence of Panchen Lama at renowned Tashilunpo monastery, or visit the cliff-side monasteries around holy Mt.Kailash, etc.
With a wealth of Buddhist knowledge shared by our expert local leaders, and attentive services for travel permits, hotel booking, oxygen supply, etc., you will enjoy a soul awakening journey like no other.
Tibet Monastery Small Group Tour
With fixed tour departures on a monthly basis, affordable price, and one-stop tour services, our small group tours bring you hassle-free tour experiences to explore the most important Tibetan monasteries and temples in Lhasa, Tsedang and Shigatse. You will be able to visit Potala Palace and Tashilhunpo Monastery served as the residence and office of former Dalai Lamas and Panchen Lamas, worship life-sized Buddha at Jokhang Temple and experience the distinctive holiness in Samye, the very first Tibetan monastery, etc. Check the following tours that interest you most.
5 Days Lhasa Small Group Tour with Three Major Monasteries
Tour Route: Lhasa
The 5 days tour features the major monasteries of Tibet, Drepung monastery,Sera monastery and Ganden Monastery, which are 3 main Yellow sect Monasteries in Lhasa. Through this tour, tourists may have a better understanding of the largest and mainstream leading sect of Tibetan Buddhism.
From USD 590p.p
6 Days Central Tibet Culture Small Group Tour
Tour Route: Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse- Lhasa
The week-long Journey gives tourists a rare opportunity to taste the essence of Tibetan Culture in central Tibet. Besides, the must-see scenery like Yamdrok Lake and glaciers, vital monasteries are also covered in the itinerary.
From USD 779p.p
Customized Tibet Monastery Tours
If you are drawn to a particular Tibetan monastery or want to explore the charm of Tibetan Buddhism in your own way, or go off-the-beaten paths to discover the treasure trove of hidden monasteries and temples, we offer you the customized tours to satisfy your wanderlust. You can enjoy the expertise of our local experts and the whole professional team is at your service. All the itineraries, lodging, and logistic supplies,et.c are designed to cater to your interests and preferences. Check the following sample tours and work with our friendly travel consultants to make yours.
5 Days Lhasa Tour and Pilgrimage Trekking PathView Details
The 5-day tour covers the historical sites like the Potala palace, Jokhang Temple and Bakor street and all the three biggest monasteries in Tibet, Drepung monastery, Sera monastery and Ganden Monastery. Then explore Drak Yerpa,one of the holiest sites.
5 Days Lhasa Private Tour with Three Great MonasteriesView Details
This 5-day classic Lhasa monastery tour is ideal for Tibetan Buddhism and culture fans to visit the “Great Three” Gelug Monasteries of Tibet.
6 Days Eastern Lhasa Discovery TourView Details
Lhasa - Tidrum - Lhasa
This trip takes in the main tourist sites in and surrouding Lhasa, like Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, the three greatest monasteries in Lhasa (Drepung, Sera and Ganden), and the most famous sky-burial site at Drigung Til Monastery.
8 Days Travel Lhasa and around - Kyichu Valley and NamtsoView Details
Lhasa - Ganden - Drigungtil - Rating - Namtso - Damxung - Lhasa
This tour covers area around Lhasa offers an excellent range of monasteries,both popular and remote. Nam-tso offers a glimpse of the normal life of the north. This routes gives a good look at Tibet in a short time.
13 Days Kailash Pilgrimage Tour via Gyirong PortView Details
Kathmandu - Kerung - Shigatse - Paryang - Lake Manasarover - Mt.Kailash - Darchen - Saga - Kyirong - Kathmandu
This is a classic trekking route around holy mountain. The main aim of this tour is to worship Mount Kailash and Lake Manasarovar from Nepal. According to Tibetan calendar, the year of horse is the best year to do kora around lofty mountain.
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