Morning visit of the Jokhang Temple, which was build in the 7th century by the first religious King Songtsen Gampo and contains the holiest statue in Tibet, that of Jowo Sakyamuni, a representation of the Buddha at age twelve. After this visit the Ani Tsamkhung Nunnery, a lovely place where you take your lunch. This is also an opportunity to meet and sit amongst local residents. In the afternoon, you will visit Sera Monastery, one of the three great monasteries of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism. In one of their large shaded courtyards, you will have the chance to see lively philosophical debates by resident monks that never fail to surprise visitors. Overnight at hotel.
Nyemo - Nyepo (4900m)
On this day you move forward step by step in the vast plateau of Changtang towards Namtso Lake. The views and turquoise colored sky are endless. You can also enjoy the Nomadic tents and camps of Nyepo.