Yamdrok Lake, also called Yamdrok Yumtso, is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet. It is also the holy lake closest to Lhasa. It is an alpine lake with two long arms of water, giving it the shape of a scorpion. It is also surrounded by snow-capped mountains and exudes incomparable sacredness. At a high altitude of 4441m, Yamdrok Lake attracts thousands of visitors every year with its breathtaking beauty. Our Yamdrok Lake day tour brings you to witness this natural wonder you should not miss on your Tibetan trip.
The Yamdrok Lake day tour covers a total of 240km beautiful Tibetan landscape during the round trip. The entire trip will take 8-10 hours depending on traffic. You will spend most of the journey in the car, but also enjoy plenty of leisure time by the lakeside . You can take pictures, hike around, or simply relax by the water and take in the stunning views. Yamdrok Lake day tour is a must-do on during you time in Tibet and it will create memory of your lifetime.
- One licensed tour vehicle (according to final group size)
- Licensed tourism driver
- Local Tibetan English speaking tour guide (if there is only 1-4 pax, the driver would be the guide)
- Bottled mineral water (500 ml) 1 bottle per person
- Entrance ticket
- Tibet travel permits-50 USD per person (please book your permits at least 15 working days in advance)
- Gratuities (optional)