8 DAYS 7 NIGHTS BEST OF TIBET - LANZHOU & LHASA & YAMDROKTSO LAKE & SHIGATSE BY THE QINGHAI TIBET RAILWAY EXPERIENCE MONO FUN
8天7夜唯美西藏 - 兰州 & 拉萨 & 羊卓雍湖 & 日喀则 夜宿体验青藏铁路 纯玩游(独立成团)
8D7NLHWTIBET 8D7N LANZHOU, GANSU 01 SEP 2019 - 31 OCT 2020
TRIP DESCRIPTION

Valid for daily arrive at Lanzhou Zhongchuan Airport.

Private Service.

Experience 01 night in The Qinghai Tibet Railway Soft Sleeper Train!

4 To Go Ground Package (minimum 4 adults per booking).

6 To Go Ground Package (minimum 6 adults per booking).

8 To Go Ground Package (minimum 8-9 adults per booking).

1
Lanzhou (Arrival)

Upon arrival Lanzhou International Airport, the capital city of northwest China's Gansu provincem local representative will pick up and transfer to hotel check in.

The city of Lanzhou lies at the geographical heart of China, the capital of Gansu province, is a major transportation and industrial center and was an important stop on the Silk Road that linked China's ancient capital Xi'an with Central Asia and the Roman Empire. As an essential transportation terminal in Chinese Silk Road and Eurasian Continental Bridge, Lanzhou Railway Station functions as a window for the northwest area looking into the rest parts of China. It is also quite convenient for tourists to take Tibet trains to Lhasa from Lanzhou, since the opening of Qinghai-Tibet Railway.

Tibet Entry Permit Remark:

  • Passengers are request to stopover at Lanzhou to get your original copy of Tibet Entry Permit, photocopy is not allow to travel.
  • Apply a Tibet Entry Permit: Tour fare are included Tibet Entry Permit fee. Required documents for apply Tibet Entry Permit: Photocopy of Passport & valid China visa, actual flight/ train details of enter China & Tibet. Application must be submit at least 30 days before departure. If any application's information error or delay to cause the permit unable to proceed, 12fly of Malaysian Harmony shall not be liable for any loses or expenses, such loses and expenses shall be borne by the clients. Please note that all applicants’ entry permit to Tibet is subject to the local embassy or immigration authorities. Duration of stay in Tibet for Tibet Entry Permit according to this program tour only, extra day was not allowed to stay.
  • How to receive Original Copy of Tibet Entry Permit: Passengers are request to stopover at Lanzhou to receive original copy of Tibet Entry Permit. Passengers are required to prove an original Tibet Entry Permit upon flight/ train check in while depart to Lhasa. Document will delivery to you by Lanzhou local operator.
Transfer Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size)
Meals Self Meal Expenses
Hotel Lanzhou: JJ Sun Hotel or Ruiling International Hotel or similar
2
Lanzhou - Tibet Lhasa by The Qinghai Tibet Railway

Breakfast serve at hotel, proceed to Train Station and board to The Qinghai Tibet Railway bound for Lhasa, is a high-elevation railway that connects Xining, Qinghai Province to Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region of China. Train departs at time and boardinng point from Lanzhou or Xinning is subject to final confirmation. Enjoy a whole day Tibet's beautiful scenery to Xinning. Overnight on train, train will arrive at Lhasa on the next day morning or afternoon. 

The Qinghai Tibet Railway Remark:
  • All the meals on board at own expenses at train's restaurant or troller meals or you may suggest to bring your own foods like instant noodles, breads, biscuits and etc.
  • Train schedule, Bed & Cabin arrangement subject to random allocation. No tour guide service on board. 
  • Experience the overnight in shared sleeping compartments. Sharing 2 lower & 2 upper berths per compartment in soft sleeper bed, 1 person 1 bed. (Please bear in mind that cabins allocation for each travellers are always subject to train system robotic arrangement and no pre-allocation for cabin in advance is eligible for whole system of Qinghai Tibet Railway, the situation could be happened that 2 or 4 in a family or group has been split in many different cabin, however, just try your luck to exchange with travellers ride with same route & train schedule)
  • Please note that the train is a local experience. Cabins are shared with other local passengers and shared bathroom on the train.
  • Communal rest rooms at either end of the carriages complete the local experience. You are suggest to travel with a backpack instead of a huge lugguge for this trip.
Transfer Land: Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size), The Qinghai Tibet Railway
Meals Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch & Dinner at Self Expenses on board
Hotel The Qinghai Tibet Railway (Soft Sleeper Train)
3
Lhasa

Breakfast at own expenses on board. Upon arrival at Lhasa Station, you will meet and assist by our local tour guide and visit to Lhasa Yak Museum, the world's first yak-themed Museum. The Tibet Yak Museum will introduce the origin of yak and the yak culture in art works made by Tibetan people. Three parts will be exhibited, natural and scientific yak, historical and humane yak culture, spiritual and artistic yak. Then, proceed to check in hotel. Have a good rest after a long journey to avoid the high altitude sickness.

Transfer Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size)
Meals Breakfast Self Expenses on board, Lunch at local restaurant, Dinner at local restaurant
Hotel Lhasa: Jardin Secret Hotel Lhasa or similar
4
Lhasa

Breakfast serve at hotel, visit to Potala Palace, a winter palace of the Dalai Lama since the 7th century, symbolizes Tibetan Buddhism and its central role in the traditional administration of Tibet. The complex, comprising the White and Red Palaces with their ancillary buildings, is built on Red Mountain in the centre of Lhasa Valley, at an altitude of 3,700m above sea level. Continue visit to Jokhang Temple. Included on UNESCO's World Heritage list in 2000 as part of the Potala Palace, the Jokhang Temple is located in central Lhasa. The Jokhang Temple is a four-storey timber complex with a golden top. It adopted the architectural styles of the Tang Dynasty, as well as those of Tibet and Nepal. Thereafer, come to Barkhor Street, an old and traditional shopping street in the center of Lhasa. It is also a place where Tibetan culture, economy, religion and arts assemble and a place to which a visit must be paid.

Transfer Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size)
Meals Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch at local restaurant, Dinner at local restaurant
Hotel Lhasa: Jardin Secret Hotel Lhasa or similar
5
Lhasa - Yamdroktso Lake - Shigatse

Breakfast serve at hotel, proceed to Yamdroktso Lake (Altitude: 4,441 m above sea level), one of Tibet’s three holy lakes, is located 100km outside of Lhasa. Climbing over the snow pass of Mount Kambala (Altitude: 4,990 m above sea level), the lake finally appears. Seen from the summit of Kambala pass, the lake is a fabulous shade of deep turquoise. Leaving Yamdroktso is as spectacular as arriving, since you’ll cross the Karola Glacier, with its awesome roadside views of the Nojin Kangtsang Glacier. Then, proceed to Shigatse. Whole journey will take around 360km, 9 hours drive.

Transfer Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size)
Meals Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch at local restaurant, Dinner at local restaurant
Hotel Shigatse: Wanrun International Resort Hotel or similar class
6
Shigatse - Lhasa

Breakfast serve at hotel, visit to Tashilhunpo Monastery, the largest Buddhist Temple in Shigatse. Tashilunpo Monastery was founded in 1447 and is the largest Yellow Hat sect monastery in Tibet. Shigaste is Tibet’s 2nd most important city and Tashilunpo was the seat of the Panchen Lamas. Thereafter, drive around 5 hours (280km) journey back to Lhasa.

Transfer Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size)
Meals Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch at local restaurant, Dinner at local restaurant
Hotel Lhasa: Jardin Secret Hotel Lhasa or similar
7
Lhasa - Lanzhou

Breakfast serve at hotel, visit to Zashi Lhamo Temple (Zaki Temple). At the beginning, this temple wasn’t popular with those who pray for wealth. It was a temple for people to seek peace. Just some businessmen came to make wishes for wealth and their wishes came true. Then, it gradually became the well-known Temple of God of Wealth. Then, transfer to the airport for domestic flight from Lhasa to Lanzhou (flight duration about 2 hours 15 minutes) **Domestic Flight exclude from the ground-package's price, please refer OPTIONAL ADD ON. Upon arrival Lanzhou, transfer to hotel for check in. 

Flight Domestic Flight Lhasa - Lanzhou exclude from the ground-package's price, please refer OPTIONAL ADD ON.
Transfer Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size)
Meals Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch at local restaurant, Dinner at local restaurant
Hotel Lanzhou: JJ Sun Hotel or Ruiling International Hotel or similar
8
Lanzhou (Departure)

Breakfast serve at hotel, visit to White Pagoda Mountain Park (Baitashan). White Pagoda Mountain Park built around the mountain with an elevation of 1700 meters, opened in 1958 as a park. It passes across the Yellow River railway bridge, climbs up along the mountain. And there are square mansion, palace courts, corridors, and emerald green trees which is very spectacular. Then, coach view Yellow River Mother Sculpture, it was appraised as a piece of excellent work in the First Chinese City Sculpture Design Contest. The Yellow River Mother Sculpture has become a landmark building of Lanzhou. Then visit to The Waterwheel Expo Garden. Lanzhou is the only city through which the Yellow River flows; there are thus many irrigation machines in the city. The waterwheel invented by Duan Xu in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) is the oldest one. After dinner, send to airport for flight departure (Valid for flight depart at late night).

Transfer Travel by Coach or Van (depend of group size)
Meals Breakfast in Hotel, Lunch at local restaurant, Dinner at local restaurant
1
兰州(抵达)

抵达甘肃省省会,西部地区重要的中心城市之一兰州机场后,由当地代表接机送至酒店入住。

兰州曾是古丝绸之路的重镇,也是如今铁路陇海线的起点。多条进藏铁路都经停兰州,所以兰州到拉萨火车线路也是一条热门的进藏火车线路。

入藏函需知:
  • 旅客必须逗留兰州至少一个晚上,好让合作旅社可以安排签收原版西藏入藏函,请记得复版是不能入藏。
  • 申请西藏入藏函:报名费已包含入藏函费用。办理入藏函所需资料:护照扫描件、入中国签证扫描件、准确的入境及入藏航班信息。如上信息请务必提前至少30天提交,如因信息错误或延迟提交而造成入藏函无法办理,我社概不承担任何责任,因此导致的一系列损失由客人承担。当地领事馆或入境局有权利拒批任何入藏函或入境人士。入藏函在西藏逗留天数以此行程天数而定,不允许自行逗留多于行程的天数。
  • 如何领取西藏入藏函:兰州乘搭飞机或火车进藏,以方便在转站城市领取您的入藏函。进入拉萨的航班必须持有入藏函才能办理登机手续,请务必在入藏前领取您的入藏函。入藏函将会由兰州地接社送到您手上。
Transfer : 乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)
Meals : 膳食自理
Hotel : 兰州:锦江阳光酒店或瑞岭国际酒店 或同级
2
兰州 乘搭青藏铁路前往西藏拉萨

早餐后,送往火车站,乘搭青藏铁路前往拉萨。青藏铁路有着「离天堂最近的铁路」美名,是世界上海拔最高、路线最长的高原冻土铁路。征服了冰原和各种艰困的自然环境建造而成,从筹备到建造完成共耗费了58年,堪称是中国现代重大世纪工程之一。欣赏青藏铁路无限美丽风光,火车上过夜,于第二天抵达拉萨市(根据火车车次实际时间调整行程)。途经中国最大的地热发电站羊八井地热发电站;过五道梁,抵达昆仑山口(海拔4837米),远观西王母瑶池神宫、昆仑玉珠峰、西大滩冰川等,从昆仑山至沱沱河段,还可观赏到高原野生动物,如藏羚羊、野驴、黄羊等,观赏长江第一桥。翻越唐古拉山(海拔5231米),遥望长江的发源地格拉丹东冰峰。

青藏铁路注意事项
  • 火车上的早午晚餐自费,建议在火车餐厅用餐或购买手推餐车便当或自备食物如泡面、面包或饼干等等。
  • 车次铺位随机而定,火车上无导游服务。
  • 青藏铁路火车软卧都是以四人一房,双层上下层床卧,一人一床,公用厕所。依据火车系统随机散拼而成,就算同一组客人也不能要求在同一间卧房, 情况如同一组的2个人或4个人也会被单独分配到不同的软卧房,所以只能碰运气或找机会跟当时同班火车的乘客替换。
  • 此行建议由旅游背包代替行李箱,以方便行动。
Transfer : 陆地:乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)、青藏铁路
Meals : 早餐:酒店内,午餐、晚餐 火车上自理
Hotel : 青藏铁路软卧火车
3
拉萨

早餐火车上自理,抵达拉萨后,由当地司导接待,前往参观牦牛博物馆,西藏牦牛博物馆是北京市援藏项目之一,牦牛博物馆以牦牛精神(憨厚、忠诚、悲悯、坚韧、勇悍、尽命)为建馆理念,以牦牛为载体,展示与之相依的藏族历史文化,从自然与科学的牦牛、历史与人文的牦牛、精神与艺术的牦牛三个部分,详细介绍牦牛的起源、驯化,牦牛与藏族人民共同创造的西藏文化以及艺术作品里的牦牛文化。然后,入住酒店休息,慢慢适应高原环境。

Transfer : 乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)
Meals : 早餐火车上自理,午餐:餐厅,晚餐:餐厅
Hotel : 拉萨:雅汀舍丽花园酒店 或同级
4
拉萨

早餐后,游览第一站,布达拉宫。位于海拔3750多米,作为西藏的象征,布达拉宫是所有朝圣者心中的圣地!来布达拉宫,不仅可以观赏宫内收藏的大量历史文物,欣赏藏民族精彩的建筑艺术,更可以在那种圣洁的氛围中进行一次灵魂的洗礼。其主体建筑分白宫和红宫两部分。白宫因外墙为白色而得名,是达赖喇嘛生活起居和政治活动的地方,位于布达拉宫的下部,高7层,第七层有两套达赖喇嘛冬季的起居宫。由于这里终日阳光普照,故称东、西日光殿。红宫位于布达拉宫的顶部中央位置,外墙为红色,由存放历代达赖喇嘛灵塔的各个佛殿组成。 然后,游览大昭寺,是藏传佛教信徒朝圣的终点,在他们的心中,大昭寺之神圣,并不逊于布达拉宫。不论从地理位置上,还是在藏传佛教信徒的心目中来说,大昭寺都是名符其实的藏传佛教圣地和中心,在藏传佛教史上拥有极其崇高而圣洁的地位。然后,游览八廓街,西藏民风民俗的千年古街,因其古朴的文化底蕴、悠久的历史传统,入围“全国历史文化十大名街”之列。

Transfer : 乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)
Meals : 早餐:酒店内,午餐:餐厅,晚餐:餐厅
Hotel : 拉萨:雅汀舍丽花园酒店 或同级
5
拉萨 - 羊卓雍湖 - 日喀则

早餐后,前往羊卓雍湖。羊湖位于拉萨以南约100公里处,湖面海拔4441米。从拉萨出发,经过曲水的雅鲁藏布江大桥,沿拉亚公路南行170公里,沿途会看到羊湖电站,随后到达海拔4990米的岗巴拉山口,在这里可以俯瞰羊卓雍错。羊卓雍错是寻找转世灵童的圣湖,大活佛可以从湖中看出显影,指示灵童所在的大方位。不同时刻阳光的照射,羊湖会显现出不同层次、极其丰富的蓝色,如梦似幻。路经卡惹拉冰川,在公路上即可看到。卡惹拉山口高5036米,山口南面6647米的卡鲁峰是年楚河和羊卓雍湖两大水系的分水岭,此峰周围冰川地貌突出。卡惹拉冰川在山口北面5600米左右的地带,属宁金抗沙峰冰川向南漂移后形成的悬冰川。由于长年受公路上的车尘的覆盖,此冰川整体呈黑白分层形态。途经斯米拉水库,然后前往日喀则(今日全程360公里,车程约9小时左右)。

Transfer : 乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)
Meals : 早餐:酒店内,午餐:餐厅,晚餐:餐厅
Hotel : 日喀则:万润国际度假酒店或同级
6
日喀则 - 拉萨

早餐后,游览扎什伦布寺,意为“吉祥须弥寺”,是中国著名的六大黄教寺院之一。金顶红墙的高大主建筑群更为雄伟、深厚 、壮观。远处眺望,楼台醒目、殿堂叠耸、金碧辉煌、宏观而壮美。进寺观看,香炉紫烟升腾,贡台灯火闪烁,众佛尊容各异,形态十分逼真。大殿里,僧侣诵经井然;佛像前,信徒顶礼膜拜。五百多年来,它强烈地吸引着国内外佛教信徒,游人在这里朝拜、观瞻。然后,返回拉萨(280公里,车程约5个小时左右)。

Transfer : 乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)
Meals : 早餐:酒店内,午餐:餐厅,晚餐:餐厅
Hotel : 拉萨:雅汀舍丽花园酒店 或同级
7
拉萨 - 兰州

早餐后,前往参观全西藏唯一的一座财神庙—扎基寺,寺庙虽小,但香火却十分旺盛。然后,前往机场乘搭内陆航班飞往兰州(飞行时间约2小时15分钟)。**地接费用不含国内航班拉萨 - 兰州,价格请参考自费栏目。抵达兰州机场,入住酒店休息。

Flight : 地接费用不含国内航班拉萨 - 兰州,价格请参考自费栏目。
Transfer : 乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)
Meals : 早餐:酒店内,午餐:餐厅,晚餐:餐厅
Hotel : 兰州:锦江阳光酒店或瑞岭国际酒店 或同级
8
兰州(出境)

早餐后,参观白塔山公园,白塔山公园位于甘肃省兰州市北部,因山头有一座白塔寺而得名。登白塔山顶,可俯视兰州市容,集精巧的建筑结构和精湛的雕刻艺术于一身,充分显于了古代劳动人民的聪明才智和艺术创造力,是我国古代建筑的杰作。然后,车游黄河母亲塑像,其象征了哺育中华民族生生不息、不屈不挠的黄河母亲,和快乐幸福、茁壮成长的华夏子孙。之后,游览水车博览园。水车历史悠久,外形奇特,起源于明朝,是兰州市古代黄河沿岸最古老的提灌工具,再现了水车这种古老的水利机械的价值。晚餐后,送往兰州机场(适合晚班机起飞的航班)。

Transfer : 乘搭旅游巴士或其它旅车(以团体人数为安排)
Meals : 早餐:酒店内,午餐:餐厅,晚餐:餐厅
Print Trip Details
Trip Inclusive
  • 06 nights' hotel accommodation in Lanzhou, Lhasa and Shigatse (based on local 3-4 stars hotel), 01 night's in The Qinghai Tibet Railway Soft Sleeper Train
  • Daily breakfast at hotel, 06 lunches and 06 dinners
  • Round trip private airport-hotel transfer
  • 06 full days sightseeing with entrance fee
  • Chinese speaking tour guide/ driver guide (except The Qinghai Tibet Railway)
  • The Qinghai Tibet Railway ticket from Lanzhou/ Xining - Lhasa (24 hours Overnight soft sleeper train, without local guide service)
  • 2 bottles of mineral water per person per day, oxygen tank (on coach)
  • Private Service (Except cruise, flight, train or sightseeing public coach if any involved)
  • Tibet Entry Permit Application
Trip Exclude
  • International air ticket
  • Domestic flight ticket & airport taxes from Lhasa to Lanzhou
  • Individual expenses
  • Meals cost Guideline on The Qinghai Tibet Railway: 1 Breakfasts (CNY 30 Per Meal), 1 Lunch & 1 Dinner (CNY 90 Per Meal), Total CNY 210 Per Person 3 Meals pay on board.
  • Hotel porter tipping
  • Travel Insurance (AIG Travel Insurance, Tibet autonomous region within China should be quote according Cluster 4 with higher insurance cost, different from China which is Cluster 1)
Trip Mandatory
ITEMADULTCHILD
Agency Collection Fee 30.00 30.00
Service Fees & Tipping for driver/ tour guide (per group for 8 days) 1,612.00 -
Optional Addon
ITEMADULTCHILD
One way Domestic flight & airport taxes: Lhasa to Lanzhou (air fare & airport taxes subject to change upon booking) 1,366.30 1,366.30
General Terms
  • Rates quoted are subject to change without prior notice and/or upon hotel confirmation. This may be due to any special event and any immediate room surcharges implied by the hotel.
  • No refunds are given for any unused portion of this package or during tour.
  • An infant is charged; hence no seat / no bed is allocated to infants. Child rate applies if a seat is required for airport transfer. Additional rate applies for hotel baby cot request.
  • The above itinerary is for reference only and visiting sequence may be different, and is subject to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
  • 12fly of Malaysian Harmony shall not be liable for any loses or expenses incurred due to delay, sickness, weather, strikes or any other causes beyond its control, such losses and expenses shall be borne by the clients.
  • Others 12fly terms & conditions applies.
Payment Terms
  • Deposit for this package is minimum MYR 100 per person
Package Remarks
  • General travel period: 01 September 2019 until 31 October 2020 (Travel must be completed by 31 October 2020)
  • Red Alert Period: China Major Public or Long Holidays and grand exhibitions or events.
  • Block-out period: 01 November 2019 - 31 March 2020.
  • Suggestion flight route: Kuala Lumpur - Lanzhou - Kuala Lumpur.
  • The above rates require a minimum of 04 adults per booking, single traveller (additional surcharge apply or apply single room rates).
  • The above rates are valid for Malaysian passport; surcharge might apply for foreigner passport, subject to individual hotel surcharge.
  • Tibet Ground Arrangement must be follow advance booking required at least 60 working days before departure due to Tibet permit is involved the application & delivery.
  • Tibet Entry Permit Remark: Passengers will get original copy of Tibet Entry Permit at Lanzhou, photocopy is not allow to travel.
  • Adult Single Room apply for hotel room only, not available for overnight soft sleeper train cabin.
  • Tibet is under area of coverage Region 3 for AIG Travel Insurance.

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