This 2 day tour is an eventful excursion outside Lhasa. It gives travelers the opportunity to enjoy a combination of important Tibetan cultural heritage and natural wonders. Over the course of the two days, you will visit several high status Tibetan Buddhist monasteries. Pelkor Choede Monastery in Gyantse uniquely houses three Tibetan Buddhism Sects and showcases the best Tibetan paintings inside. Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse has a magnificent structure and is the seat of Panchen Lama. On our way, we will also stop by one of the three holy lakes in Tibet, Yamdrok Lake. Not far away only steps off the main route is the magical Karola Glacier. In a word, the 2 Days Gyantse Shigatse Tour offers great value to travelers and will ensure you an unforgettable time.
2 Days Yamdrok Gyantse Shigatse Tour Highlights
Day 1 Lhasa-Shigatse(350km) Visit Yamdrok Lake, Karola Glacier, Pelkor Chode Monastery. Overnight in Shigatse Gesar Hotel or similar one if late booking.
Day 2 Shigatse-Lhasa(280km) Visit Tashilhunpo Monastery and enjoy Tibetan Plateau landscape.