Sun, 15 Oct|
TIBETAN MEDICINE TOUR - 7-10 Days / Custom Trips
A custom Tibetan Medicine cultural tour in Lhasa is a unique and immersive experience that offers traveler's the opportunity to learn about the traditional Tibetan medical system and its role in Tibetan culture, while exploring the vibrant city of Lhasa.
Time & Location
15 Oct, 7:00 am – 29 Oct, 11:59 pm
Lhasa, Lhasa, Tibet, China
About the event
TIBETAN MEDICINE TOUR - 7-10 Days / Custom Trips
A custom Tibetan Medicine cultural tour in Lhasa is a unique and immersive experience that offers travelers the opportunity to learn about the traditional Tibetan medical system and its role in Tibetan culture, while exploring the vibrant city of Lhasa. Lhasa is the capital of Tibet and is home to a number of important cultural and spiritual sites, including the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, and Drepung Monastery.
During a custom Tibetan Medicine cultural tour in Lhasa, travelers can visit Tibetan medical centers and hospitals, where they can observe consultations and treatments, and learn about the use of herbal remedies, acupuncture, and other traditional healing practices. They may also have the opportunity to participate in traditional Tibetan medical rituals, such as purification ceremonies and prayer offerings.
In addition to learning about Tibetan medicine, travelers on a custom tour can also explore the rich cultural and spiritual traditions of Lhasa and the surrounding region. This may include visits to monasteries, temples, and other sacred sites, as well as cultural festivals and events. Travelers can also learn about Tibetan history, art, and literature, and participate in activities such as Tibetan language classes and Tibetan cooking classes.
Overall, a custom Tibetan Medicine cultural tour in Lhasa is a unique and enriching experience that allows travellers to gain a deeper understanding of Tibetan culture and the traditional Tibetan medical system, while also exploring the city and its many cultural and spiritual attractions. It is an opportunity to learn from local experts and practitioners, and to connect with the Tibetan people and their rich cultural heritage.
- GET INTRODUCED TO TIBETAN MEDICINE
- VISIT A TIBETAN ASTROLOGER
- STAY IN THE HOUSE OF SHAMBHALA
- YOGA & BREATHING TECHNIQUES COURSE
- EXPLORE TIBETAN CULTURE
- EXPLORE LHASA
Day 1 ARRIVING KATHMANDU (1400m)
Day 2 KATHMANDU (1400M)
Day 3 KATHMANDU (1400M)
Day 4 POKHARA (822M)
Day 5 KALOPANI (2500M)
Day 6 KAGBENI (2840M)
Day 7 TSARANG (3570M)
Day 8 LO-MANTHANG (3840M)
Day 9 LO-MANTHANG (3840M)
Day 10 MARPHA (2720m)
Day 11 TATOPANI (1190m)
Day 12 POKHARA (822M)
Day 13 POKHARA (822M)
Day 14 KATHMANDU (1400M)
Day 15 KATHMANDU (1400M)
GET INTRODUCED TO TIBETAN MEDICINE
Visit a genuine Tibetan doctor, get checked and diagnosed with the traditional tools of the Tibetan Medicine;
- Pulse, urine and tongue diagnosis
- Receive the medicine along with a healing plan if needed.
VISIT A TIBETAN ASTROLOGER
Get your astrological chart from a Tibetan astrologer. Tibetan astrological texts used to diagnose and treat disease as early as the 7th century CE. A life force known as la is said to travel around the body according to the lunar orbit, residing at the crown chakra on the full moon.
Astrology enables doctors of Tibetan medicine to establish the exact location of la within the body, which they need to know before commencing the treatment.
STAY IN THE HOUSE OF SHAMBHALA
Experience the authentic Tibetan culture by staying in the House of Shambhala Hotel which is one of the best Tibetan boutique guest houses in Lhasa and the entire Tibet.
Located in the old city in the maze of alleyways of the eastern side of the Bharkor street. House of Shambhala has only 9 rooms uniquely decorated with traditional Tibetan decor and furniture.
The rooms are washed in vibrant reds, blues, and yellows with tiger skin rugs, locally-sewn pillows, and hand-painted dressers depicting scenes from Tibetan mythology.
It is a 2 minute walk to the Bharkor and Jokang temple.
YOGA & BREATHING TECHNIQUES COURSE
Learn the ancient Tibetan breathing techniques through the Prana-practice course.
Enjoy meditative sounds of the Singing Bowls.
Experience the magic of a sound vibration healing.
EXPLORE TIBETAN CULTURE
Drive 60km east of Lhasa to visit a small Tibetan village where you can experience an Authentic Tibetan lifestyle with lunch in the village. Short trek around the village.
Drive about 120km to a Holy turquoise color Yamdrok Lake.
The lake is revered as a talisman and is said to be part of the life-spirit of Tibet.
Explore Tibetan culture by visiting an iconic Potala Palace, watching debating monks at the Sera Monastery, visit Chakpori thousand Buddha images Temple, Norbulingka Palace and many other places under the guidance of Tashi, our very experienced English speaking tour guide.
Walk kora at Bharkor or prostrate in front of the Jokang temple to eliminate bad karma.
Enjoy authentic Tibetan cuisine.