Day 1 : Arival at
arrival at the Beijing international airport, you will be greeted by our
tour representative, all your bags and baggies will be taken care of and
will be escorted to the hotel for a night stay.
Day 2 : Beijing Sightseeing Tour
Morning after formal introduction to the crewmembers, you will be
starting with your sightseeing tour of the city. Visiting the Great Wall
of China - the notable relic of China, included in the Seven Wonders of
the World. It is one of the most marvelous feats to eyes and a
magnificent specimen of human labor. After lunch, drive to the Ming
Tombs along the Divine Way. You will be mesmerized at the gigantic
marble figures and animals safeguarding the tomb area of the Emperors of
the Ming Dynasty. In evening enjoy the sumptuous feast at the Beijing
Duck Banquet in your dinner course. Night stay at the hotel.
Day 3 : Beijing Sightseeing Tour Continues
Morning after breakfast, head towards for the full day tour to
Tiananmen Square, located in the heart of the capital. A visit to the
Imperial Palace also known as the Forbidden City will definitely leaves
you awe-struck. It is one of the greatest feats of ancient Chinese
architecture. Also pay a homage at Temple of Heaven where the emperors
of the by gone era use to pray for good harvest of the year.
Day 4 : Beijing - Chengdu
Morning, take a flight to Chengdu. After reaching, check in the hotel.
There is a small sightseeing tour to Chengdu. Evenings are at your
leisure, freak out in the market place and do your last minute
preparation for Tibet tour. Overnight at the hotel.
5 : Chengdu - Tibet/ Lhasa
Boarding the morning flight to Lhasa, flying over the fairyland and
arriving at Lhasa airport. You will be escorted to the hotel. Afternoons
are free at your end, you can enjoy the nearby strolling in the area
along the riverbeds or can rest at hotel to generate and store energy
for the high altitude destinations.
Day 6 : Lhasa Sightseeing
Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet lies amidst the mountain valley with
all treasures of panoramic landscape. Now Tibet has opened up with more
and more of visitors and traders from overseas. Your tour starts with
the visit of Sera Monastery-one of the largest monasteries in Tibet. In
the afternoon visit the Jokhang Temple visited by thousands
of devotees who come from distant areas. Evenings, visit the Barkhor
Square - the heart of the local bazaar, enjoy shopping some of the rare
artifacts and specialties of Tibet. Night staying at the hotel.
Day 7 : Whole Day- Tibet Sightseeing
Mornings holds lot of surprises, you will be taken to the Potala
Palace- a home to Dalai Lama. You will be wonder struck at the
sight of the palace with more then 10,000 rooms, including a study room
of the now exiled Dalai Lama. The entire premise of the palace is
arrayed with glimmering buffer lamps with a peculiar smell, which is
always associated with Tibet Culture. After a typical Tibetan Lunch you
will be heading towards the Norbulingka - the former summer palace, one
of the most captivating sight.
Day 8 : Tibet Excursion to Yamdrok Lake
Today, you will be exploring the countryside, ready for an excursion
tour to the pristine blue waters of Yamdrok Lake. Its entire beauty is
just breathtaking with the Himalayas as a backdrop. You will cross to
the 5,000-m Kambala Pass, before arriving in the evening at Xiagatze-
the second important city of Tibet. Night stay at the hotel.
Day 9 : Continue Exploring Tibet Villages/ Temples
Morning after breakfast, you will be visiting Tibetan Villages
and spend time talking to the local village people. Enjoy their simple
life and welcome the children with some candies or chocolate from your
pocket, they will accept it with full admiration. Later in afternoons
visit the principal temples of the Panchan Lama' city- the Tashilumpo
and pay your homage their. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 : Traveling Back to Lhasa
While way back to the capital town of Tibet, enjoy the scenic splendor
of the countryside. Women folk marching in a queue with bundle of hey on
their heads singing a delightful local song of the region, a perfect
site for a video shoot. The route can be varied, depending on the
weather conditions. After reaching Lhasa, checking in the hotel for the
Day 11 : Lhasa - Beijing
Morning flight to Beijing. On arrival you will be transferred to hotel.
After Lunch, time is at your leisure, enjoy shopping in the bustling
markets of the city capital. Beijing is a city, where there is always
more to know. Still, evenings have lot in its stores for you. Enjoy an
imperial banquet at the Fangshan Restaurant in Beihai Park - one of the
royal gardens of Ming and Qing dynasties. An evening to be cherished
throughout your life.
Day 12 : End of the Tour
Mornings, you will be departing to the Beijing airport for your onwards
destination with some splendid memories about your magnificent tour.