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2-Day Shigatse Standard Tour

- Tashilhunpo Monastery / New Palace of Panchen
Tour Code:Shigatse01From:$210

Trip Highlights - Attractions involved: The highlights around Shigatse include the famous Tashilhunpo Monastery, one of the Six Big Monasteries of Gelug Sect in Tibet., is located at the foot of Drolmari, founded by the first Dalai Lama in 1447. Another highlight in Shigatse is New Palace of Panchen, built in 1954 by the Panchen Lama. Shigatse is a 500 years old city with elevation of 3,830 meters. It used to be the capital of the Back Tibet and also the residence of the Panchen Lama. We are kindly to offer a two-day Shigatse city tour with excellent service and competitive rates.
Availability: Daily.      Pick-up Point & Time: Your hotel, 8:30am.      Finishing Point & Time: Your hotel, 5:00pm.      Duration: 10 hours.

Tour Itinerary: (Lunch)
Day 01: Arrive in Shigatse (L/D)
This morning, after your arrival in Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet, you will first visit the Tashilhunpo Monastery, one of the six largest in Tibet. Next, you will visit the New Palace of Panchen, built in 1447 by the Panchen Lama. Afterwards, you will be driven back to your hotel. Hotel: Shigatse Hotel 3 star (or similar class)
Day 02: Depart from Shigatse (B)
After breakfast you will leave Shigatse for your next destination. (Service End)

Attraction Description
Tashilhunpo Monastery
Tashilhunpo Monastery is one of the six largest monasteries in Tibet, which mainly houses Gelug Sect in Tibet Buddhism. The hill where Tashilhunpo Monastery sits also has a name 'the Heap of Glory'. The monastery has a kloster's sructure which was expanded by the Fourth and successive Panchen Lamas...
New Palace of Panchen
The New Palace of Panchen was founded in 1954 since when it has been the residence of  the leader of Tibetan Buddhism, Panchen. The palace is located to the south of Tashilhunpo Monastery, founded by the 10th Panchen Lama as his summer resorts...

 Tour Prices (this is private tour based on per person and shown in US dollars)
Group Size Price / Traveler
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1 travelerUSD520
2 travelersUSD270
3-5 travelersUSD260
6-9 travelersUSD240
10 travelers & aboveUSD210

Service Inclusions

  • Entrance fees and lunch as listed
  • All transfers with private vehicle and guide
  • Accident insurance
  • Hotel fare

Service Exclusions

  • Air fare and airport tax
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for guide and driver

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