This is the Classic tour itinerary to visit Lhasa and the holy lake Namtso lake. Meanwhile, if you are not used to the high altitude, then this is one of the best itineraries that cover the all the main tourist sites in Lhasa like Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkor street, Drepung and sera monastery. Of course, the highlight of this tour would be the one of the must-see attractions sacred lake Namtso.The heavenly lake is the second largest alpine saline lake in Tibet with an altitude of 4,718 meters above sea level. Its surrealistic beauty will take your breath away in no time. Just as a tourist noted:" It is one of those rare places on Earth where you feel the beauty of Nature as something material. You can drink the air and taste the wind admiring mountains in a place where you feel reluctant to leave."
Arrival in Lhasa
Lhasa Tour - Potala Place, Johkang Temple, Barkor Street (B, D)
Lhasa Tour - Drepung and Sera Monastery
Lhasa to Namtso Lake (250km, 5 hours ) (B)
Depart from Lhasa(B)
Namtso Lake back to Lhasa via Yampachen (230km,5 hours )