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Beijing to Lhasa by Train  Tour Code:TIB003

Day 1 Arrive in Beijing
Met and taken to hotel. Welcome dinner.

Day 2 Beijing
Simatai Great Wall hiking, Return to Beijing. Peking Duck dinner.

Day 3 Beijing 
Forbidden City, pedi-cab tour of Beijing's Hutongs. Board a night train on "Soft Class" cabin to Xi'an. 

Day 4 Xi'an
Arrive in Xi'an, breakfast and freshen up. Visit Terracotta Warriors. Stroll through Muslim Quarter, special dumpling dinner.

Day 5 Xian to Lanzhou
Bicycle ride on Xi'an's Ancient City Wall. Visit Big Goose Pagoda. Take an afternoon train to Lanzhou.

Day 6  Lanzhou
Arrive in the morning, breakfast an freshen up. Visit Provincial Museum. Board the train again to Lhasa around noon

Day 7 On the train
A scenic train journey on Tibetan plateau. Arrive In Lhasa in late afternoon. Met and check in your hotel.

Days 8-9  Lhasa
In two days we will visit Potala Place, Sera, Drepung and Jokhang and the Barkhor Street.

Day 10 Lhasa to Gyangtse
We will drive pass Gambala pass to Yumdrok lake, stops around the lake, arrive in Gyangtse an visit it's Kumbum Stupa and the Fortress.

Day 11 Gyangtse to Shigatse
Visit Tashi Lunpo Monastery and the market. Overnight in Shigatse.

Day 12  Shigatse to Lhasa
Drive along the Yarlunzangpo River back to Lhasa. Free afternoon.

Day 13 Lhasa onward
Transfer to airport for your onward flight.

INCLUDED IN THE TOUR PRICE:
--Most meals

--All entry fees and sightseeing

--Tibet Travel Permit

--All overnights in hotels with double occupancy

--Private Transfers

--English Speaking guides

--Train Rides on "Soft Class" Cabins

 

SERVICES NOT INCLUDED:
--All services not mentioned and all items of a personal nature

--Tipping or gratuities to guides and drivers

--Mandatory international travel insurance

--Excursions other than those specified in trips

--Extra cost if  tour is delayed or changed due to reasons beyond control

 

 

        Beijing to Lhasa by Train
A Journey Cross China

DATES: On demand from April to October
GROUP SIZE : 2 - 12
START/FINISH: Beijing/Lhasa
DURATION: 13 days, touring and walking
TRIP GRADE: Moderate (EXPLANATION)
ACCOMMODATIONS: Hotels
HIGHLIGHTS: Forbidden City, the Great Wall, Hutong tours, Terra Cotta Army, Train ride on the roof top of the world, Lhasa, Potala Palace. Drumdrok Lake, Gyantse Dzong.
EXTENSION TRIPS: Guilin Extension
Chengdu Panda Extension

Map of this Trip



"Absolutely amazing! A great holiday through China. We actually travelled the whole length of the Great Wall and more. The train to Lhasa was awesome and Lhasa was just fascinating!"

--  Paula Anker(USA) 

 

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