Overland Tour to Tibet - 7 Nights 8 Days

Fixed departure tour to Lhasa

Overland Tour to TibetEarly morning start drive from Kathmandu to Kodari (Nepali-Tibet border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside with spectacular Himalayan View including Mt. LANGTANG (7.246m), Mt. DORJE LKAHPA (6.975) and Mt. GAURI SHANHAR (7.145). From the Friendship Bridge you will drive up to China immigration check post and Tibetan guide will meet you at the border or check post. O/N stay in Zhangmu hotel or drive to Nyalam.

Drive over the Himalayas by way of the incredible Arniko Highway that connects Kathmandu with Lhasa. Enjoy fabulous mountain scenery enroute, visit mystical Buddhist monasteries of Tashilungpo at Shigatse, the Kumbum Stupa at Gyantse, and drive past the beautiful Turquoise lake. In Lhasa visit the famous Potala and Norbulinkha palaces, the great Drepung Monastery and walk through the bustling Barkor Bazaar before flying back to Kathmandu (or onward to China). A choice of hotels are available in Lhasa and best hotels in other places. An unforgettable encounter with forbidden Tibet.

Fixed Departure Dates: Every Tuesday and Saturday from April to October and Saturday from November to April on group joining basis.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Kodari (4 hrs.) after immigration formalities in Zhangmu-2300 m, continue drive to Nyalam-3450m, Guest house

Day 02: Drive from Nyalam to Lhatse, Guest house

Day 03: Lhatse - Shigatse (3900 m.),Overnight Hotel
Crossing the Lalung-La (4500 m) and continuing across the plains to Shigatse.

Day 04: Shigatse - Gyantse (3950 m.) tour. Overnight Hotel
After visiting the Tashilimpu Monastery, it's a short drive to Gyantse with its amazing sights - Khumbum, Palkor Chode Monastery.

Day 05: Gyantse - Lhasa (3650 m.) tour
The highlight of this day is the beautiful turquoise lake, Yamdruk - Tso. After crossing the Kamba- La and the Yarlung (Brahmaputra) River, the journey ends in Lhasa.

Day 06: Lhasa Sightseeing (visit Potala palace, Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery)

Day 07: Lhasa Sightseeing (visit Jokhang temple and Barkhor Street/Bazaar)

Day 08: Transfer to Gonggor airport for your onward flight to Kathmandu.

Duration: 08 Days

Lodging: Hotels/Guest houses (except 2nights hotel accommodation and meals from Day 8 to 10)

Activity: Driving, Sightseeing

Maximum Altitude: 5220m.

Our Tour Package Includes:

  • Tibet Travel Permit, entrance fees.
  • Twin share accommodation in standard hotels - 3star hotel in� Lhasa.
  • Tours and transfers with English/Chinese speaking guide
  • All land transport using Pvt. Land cruiser.
  • Breakfast everyday.
  • Transfer from Kodari (Nepal Tibet border) to Kathmandu using appropriate vehicle.

Not Includes

  • Nepal visa fees (if applicable - please note GRATIS visa fee for Nepal for max- 3 nights is free)
  • All hotels and meals in Nepal.
  • Airport taxes and excess baggage charges.
  • EXTRAS - as applicable (given above)
  • Lunches & dinners
  • refreshments, bottled/alcoholic drinks
  • Any tips (hotels, restaurants, guide, driver, etc.).
  • Photography charges at monasteries/palaces/site.
  • Nepal re-entry Visa (if applicable)
  • Extras cost for up-grading rooms at hotels if/when applicable.
  • Any cost arising from political disturbances, strikes, cancellation of flights, deviation in program, delays due to landslides, road blockage etc (clients have to brone directly a the spot).
  • Personal Insurance etc.

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