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5 Days Lhasa, Drak Yerba, and Yamdrok Lake Tour

Starting Price: $ 490, Trip Grade: Easy, Total Duration: 5
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Trip Introduction


  • Local Tibetan-English speaking tour guide.
  • Transportation : All types of Vehicles Include Picking and dropping to airport, petrol, Car wash, Parking.
  • All necessary permits and permits delivery fee.
  • All entrance fee as per the itinerary.
  • Accommodation Charge only normal hotel price and upgrade in 4 star standard hotel with breakfast.
  • Top private service with best service quality.
  • We offer minerals water during your tour
  • Special dinner offer at during you last day
  • Extra service
  • Oxygen tank and first aid box


  • Train & Flight ticket
  • Gratitude to your guide and Driver
  • Expenses of a personal nature (beverages, laundry, phone call, etc.)
  • Any cost incurred in emergency evacuation due any reason.
  • Lunch & Dinner
Day 1 : Arrival Lhasa
Day 2 :  Lhasa tour - Potala Palace, Jokhang and Barkhor street(B) ( 3680m)
Day 3 : Lhasa tour - Yamdrok Lake , Sera Monastery ( 4900m) 
Day 4 :  Lhasa to Gaden Monastery, Drak Yerba Hermitage (4100 m)
Day 5 : flight to Mainland city /End your tour Departure to Airport (B)
Day 1 : Arrival Lhasa

Attraction: Famous Local tea explore

When you arrive in Lhasa either by train or flight, your guide will greet you and take you to your hotel. Tourists may view the Yarlung Tsangpo River/ Bhamaputra river (the Longest and largest river in Tibet) and Lhasa river on their way to Lhasa. After arriving in Lhasa, you can take a rest and get acclimatized to high altitude. If you feel to go out, then you can go to the Potala Square, where you will enjoy the fountain with different colors and get amazing photos of the Potala and around.

Stay overnight in Lhasa Tashi Nota Hotel

Day 2 :  Lhasa tour - Potala Palace, Jokhang and Barkhor street(B) ( 3680m)

Attraction: Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, (Barkor Street Heart of Lhasa ) Norbulingka Summer Palace of Dalai Lama. Cooking class

Today’s tour will first bring you to the Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It was put to use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. The most valuable collections of Potala Palace are the gilded burial stupas of former Dalai Lamas and meditation Cave of the 33rd great king of Tibet.

Then after lunch, tourists head to Jokhang temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century, in order to promote the Buddhist religion. Inside you can see the statue of Buddha Sakyamuni at the age of twelve, perhaps the only most venerated object in Tibetan Buddhism. Around the temple is Barkhor street where you can do kora (a religious circle of a building or mountain) with pilgrims and locals, in the meantime you can buy souvenirs. In late after noon, You will continue visit to NorbuLingka summer Palace of Dalai Lama. In the evening you will visit to Local Tibetan family and learn about how to cook Tibetan Momos and some other dishes. after that you will enjoy meals with local family.

Stay overnight in Lhasa Tashi Nota Hotel

Day 3 : Lhasa tour - Yamdrok Lake , Sera Monastery ( 4900m) 

Attraction: Yamdrok Lake, Hiking near the Lake , Sera Monastery Cooking class with local Tibetan Family (248km)

In Early Morning you will drive ahead to Yamdrok Lake. Which is total 248 km away from Lhasa city and you will explore there more than one hour and drive same way back . On the way back to Lhasa. We can visit to Local Tibetan family and exchange local Tibetan experience. In After you reach at Lhasa . You will visit to Sera Monastery which is another one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, founded in 1419 by Jamchen Chojey, one of the Tsongkhapa’s main disciples. The hot attraction is monk debate at around 3 – 5 in the afternoon. In the evening our company will invite you favour dinner for group .

Stay overnight in Tashi Nota Hotel


Day 4 :  Lhasa to Gaden Monastery, Drak Yerba Hermitage (4100 m)

Attraction : Out side tour to Gaden Monastery , Drak Yerba Hermit, Chakpori rock carving buddha ,( 130 km )

In the Early morning driving to Gaden Monastery and it’s will takes another 1hrs 3minutes to reach there. You will driving on the hill where you can see over view of Gaden Monastery. Our guide and driver will stop at pass for pictures. After that, you will continue drive to Drak Yerba Hermitage. Begin your short hike start from basement of DrakYerba . So, you can visit all the hermit cave during your hike. after that, you will drive back to Lhasa . After drive back to Lhasa you will visit to Chakpori rock carving buddha In the evening our company offer you favour dinner.

Stay overnight in Tashi Nota Hotel


Day 5 : flight to Mainland city /End your tour Departure to Airport (B)

After Break fast, Your guide and driver will drop you to Airport and Good bye Tibet. ( Fly home & Sweet home )

Dates and Cost

Start Date End Date Status Cost  
October 1st October 4th 2 confirmed US $ 490 USD Book Now
October 6th October 9th 4 confirmed US $ 490 USD Book Now


May 30, 2017

From start to finish my husband and I were more than impressed with Sonam and his team.

All our email communication in arranging the trip and the permit for myself was handled smoothly and quickly. Price was very reasonable and we could customise the itinerary to our specifications – no forced stops etc.

Sonam was very helpful in advising us flight options to book also and in answering all of our questions.

Our flight into Tibet was delayed by an hour but not to worry, Sonam and our driver were there to meet us outside of the airport. Very reassuring after a long trip. The car used for our 2 day tour round Lhasa was a comfortable people carrier and the driver was prompt and safe.

Our guide was a lovely Tibetan lady, very knowledgable about the history of Tibet and Buddhism. She effortlessly guided us around Deprung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Potala Palace and the Jokhang Temple.

Very patient and kind, helped me out with posting a postcard and buying a book at Potala Palace. Lunch stops were at recommended places.

On the last night Sonam treated us to dinner at House of Shambala – (we requested this hotel to be booked for us and he organised a great room for us). We even were given beautiful Buddhist rosary beads as a parting gift from Sonam.

I highly recommend using this agency for organising a trip to Lhasa – you will be in safe hands and not disappointed. It’s wonderful to be able to use a Tibetan company also and give something back. I will be recommending to all my friends and colleagues.

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Our Travel Expert Team

Office Manager and Senior sales. I am a Tibetan born in Tibet, with a strong likeness of being a travel advisor. I like to choose tourism management course in college. now I am working in the Tibet Native Travel company. Our team is fully dedicated to our client's service.

Sonam Gyatso( General Manager ) ( My wechat ID: tibetnativetour)

I have been working in  Tibet tourism for the last 14 years with my rich knowledge of Tibet tourism. Now working as a product development manager.  I love my work and handle it in a very easy way.

Tenzin Sishi Product development manager ( My wechat/phone: +86-13889085755 )

I am your travel consultant and had worked as a tour guide for 9 years in TNT and had been to every corner of Tibet. with this fruitful experiences, I was appointed as the travel consultant in since 2010

Jamyang Thinley ( Travel Advisor )

Hello, I am Lhapa Tsering working as a tour guide for over 20 years. With my rich knowledge and experience, now, working on clients relationship and always meet clients to make sure there are receiving the best quality of service from our company.

Lhapa Tsering ( Clients relation supervisor )

My name is Tsamchoe from southern Tibet. I worked for this company in all ticketing and hotel booking. I like my job and always happy to see clients happy smiley faces with excellent service.

Tsering Tsamchoe ( Ticketing & Hotel booking staff )

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