One of the best times to do Tibet tours !!
7 Nights/ 8 Days Tibet Tour takes you to the main attractions of Tibet, viz., Lhasa. Our journey involves driving across the Himalayas through the Kodari Border along the Tibet-Nepal border.
A Tibet Lhasa overland tour typically refers to a journey from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lhasa, Tibet via road, crossing the border at the Friendship Bridge. This is a popular way to experience the stunning landscapes and unique culture of Tibet, and the trip usually takes around 7-10 days.
The overland tour typically involves driving through scenic mountain passes and visiting important Tibetan cultural sites such as the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, and Barkhor Street in Lhasa. Along the way, travelers may also stop at other notable attractions such as the Tashilhunpo Monastery in Shigatse and the Everest Base Camp.
Its important to note that Tibet is a politically sensitive region, and visitors may need to obtain special permits to enter the area. Its also important to travel with a reputable tour company that can provide the necessary support and guidance throughout the journey.
Tibet is an autonomous region located in the southwestern part of China. It is also known as the "Roof of the World" due to its high altitude and is home to some of the worlds tallest mountains, including Mount Everest. Here are some highlights of Tibets history, geography, nature, culture, and ancient beauties:
Geography and Nature:
This trip affords the travelers the to experience the diversity of Tibetan people including Tibetans, Monpas, and Lhopas, each carrying their own unique
traditions of marriage, burial, birth, and other ceremonies.
We will also have plenty of time to visit spiritual monasteries, lakes, and rivers and enjoy spectacular views of snow-clad peaks including Mount Everest
Day 01:Kathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours drive
Day 02:Kerung - Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4,350m): 225 Km/244 Km
Day 03: Tingri/Lhaste - Xigatse (3,900 M): 244 Km
Day 04:Xigatse - Gyantse (3,950m): 90 Km
Day 05: Gyantse - Lhasa (3,650m): 261 Km
Day 06:Lasha Sightseeing
Day 07:Lasha Sightseeing
Day 08:Lhasa Kathmandu
Day 01Kathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours driveKathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours drive Early in the morning scenic drive to Kerung Border (Nepal-Tibet Border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepalese immigration, an hour adventurous uphill drive by Bus & Van (normally) or 2 hour walks uphill (in case of landslide to Chinese immigration, check-in to hotel or Continue drive to Kerung. Stay overnight at Guest House.
Day 02Kerung - Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4,350m): 225 Km/244 Km Day drive uphill to the highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world. from where, weather permitting, breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt Cho Oyu (8201 M) & Mt Xishapagma (8012M) but dwarfed by the Vastness of the Tibetan plateau. From TINGRI, one can enjoy the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8,848 M). Stay overnight at Guest House
Day 03 Tingri/Lhaste - Xigatse (3,900 M): 244 KmContinue scenic drive crossing Over Gyatchu La (5,220M), the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt Kailash bifurcates to the west. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04Xigatse - Gyantse (3,950m): 90 Km Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama's Tashilhumpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monastery. Stay overnight the Hotel.
Day 05 Gyantse - Lhasa (3,650m): 261 KmFull day picturesque drive crossing over Karola (5,010m), Kambala (4,749m), Colorful Yamdrok-Tso Lake and the Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo) – Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 06Lasha Sightseeing Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, And Potala Palace Drepung & Sera Monasteries. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 07Lasha Sightseeing Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, And Potala Palace Drepung & Sera Monasteries. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 08Lhasa KathmanduEarly morning drive to Gonggar airport or train station for your departure flight to Kathmandu or to your onward destination to Mainland China.
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