Tibet Tour - 9 Days

Tibet Tour

Itinerary Details

Day 01: Fly Kathmandu to Lhasa
In the morning transfer to the airport from the hotel for the flight to Kathmandu-Lhasa. It is one hour trans-Himalayan flight over the Himalaya peaks including Mt. Everest.

Arrival Gonggar airport around 13:30 hrs (local time). After clearing the immigration and customs we take another 2 hr drive to Lhasa city.(3650m) check in hotel, the rest time is free for relax and acclimatize to the High Altitude.

Day 02: Sightseeing
Start the day tour from the greatest monumental structure in Tibet, Potala Palace, which  perches upon Hongshan Hill for almost three centuries. In the afternoon, visit the Sera and the Norbulingka Park. Overnight at hotel

Day 03: Sightseeing
Visit the Jokhang Temple and the thriving bazaar of the Barkhor Street, both of which have history of more than one thousand years. In the afternoon visit the Tibet Museum, the Tibetan Traditional Medicine Hospital and the Carpet Factory. Overnight at hotel

Day 04: Lhasa - Gyantse
A morning transfer takes you to Gyantse. En route you will stop at the Yamdrok Yumtso Lake and view the Karola snowy mountain. Then, you will visit the Kumbum Stupa, Palkor Monastery and the Gyantse Old Street. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 05: Gyantse - Shigatse (3880m)
Drive to Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet and visit the Tashilunpo Monastery and  the New Palace of Panchen. Tashilunpo Monastery is among the four main monasteries of the Gelug Sect of Tibetan Buddhism. Overnight stay at hotel

Day 06: Shigatse – Shegar
Today you will be driven to Shegar (New Tingri). On the way, if the time permits, you will visit the Sakya Monastery (4280m). Overnight stay at guesthouse in Shegar

Day 07: Shegar -Rongbuk
In the morning drive to Rongbuk, the largest temple. In the afternoon you will make excursion to Everest Base Camp. Walk or drive back to Rongbuk by horse cart. Overnight stay at Rongbuk

Day 08: Rongbuk – Zhangmu
We cross the 5000m high Nyalmo Tong La Pass. Then, we drive over the Thang La Pass (5214m) to Nyalam. Visit the meditation cave of Milarepa at Nyalam and continue drive to Zhangmu. Overnight stay at Zhangmu

Day 09: Zhangmu – Kathmandu
We cross the Kodari border between Tibet and Nepal after immigration and custom formalities. Then, we further drive to Kathmandu (144km). Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.

Trip Cost

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Services Included

  • Airport transfers in Kathmandu/ Lhasa
    Twin Sharing accommodation at Star category Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • 2 days sightseeing tour in Lhasa City
  • Hotel accommodation in Lhasa
  • All monument Entrance fees
  • Land Transportation by Toyota Jeep, an English speaking Tibetan Guide, Tibet permits, Chinese Visa

Services Not Included

  • Emergency evacuations/Rescue, if required.
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Travel & Medical Insurance

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