Tibet Explorer


A Quick Escape to Mystical Lands

Enjoy a Quick Escape to Tibet where you will begin your journey in the lovely Yarlung Valley, through which flow the rushing waters of the great Tsangpo (Brahamaputra River.) While experiencing the scenic wonders of the Yarlung Valley, pay an enlightening visit to the Nyingmapa monastery at Samye – the first Buddhist monastery in Tibet). Heading over high mountain passes and sacred lakes you will visit the cities of Gyantse and Shigatse. Discover the monastery at Tashilhunpo (home of the Panchen Lamas) and the amazing chörten of the Kumbum. Ending your journey with three wonderful days in the magical environs of Lhasa, the Tibetan capital, its skyline dominated by the majestic ramparts of the Potala Palace. While in Lhasa, visit Tibet’s holiest temple, the sacred Jokhang; wander the adjoining Barkhor, the maze of shops and stalls that encircles the Jokhang, and join with Tibetan pilgrims as they ritually circumambulate the Barkhor and Jokhang koras.
April – October
From $5,155 Per Person
From $765 Per Person
From $985 Per Person
(Chengdu – Lhasa – Chengdu)


Land Prices Include:

  • All accommodation in hotels listed in the above itinerary based on double occupancy and inclusive of all taxes
  • All meals after arrival in Tibet (from breakfast on Day 2 to breakfast on Day 9)
  • All ground transportation using non-air conditioned vehicles in Tibet
  • Services of full time Tibetan Tour Manger and Guide from arrival in Tibet to departure from Tibet.
  • All entry fees at all temples, museums and monuments on sightseeing excursions • All fees associated with obtaining the ‘Tibet Travel Permit.’
  • Govt. Service Taxes as applicable
  • All arrival/departure airport/hotel transfers by private vehicles
  • All Tibet Govt. Taxes as applicable

Land Prices DO NOT Include:

  • All international airfare
  • All internal Asia airfare – cost listed separately
  • Lunches and dinners in Chengdu
  • Tips/gratuity to local staff (guides, drivers, waiters, bell boys etc.)
  • Items of a personal nature, such as alcoholic beverages, laundry, phone calls, etc.
  • Movie, video and still camera fees.
  • Trip cancellation, travel delay, or baggage insurance. (Note: This optional coverage is highly recommended and can be purchased through Nomadic Expeditions)
  • Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond our control
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