Including old Lhasa city and Kathmandu valley, covers most remote and ancient monuments. our expert local group leaders are by your side at all times to guarantee your comfort. spiritual experience, significant monuments and breath-taking panoramas will be a lifetime trip.
Tibet Nepal Tours can be started either from Lhasa or Kathmandu then we take a over land trip or even you can do fly in fly out tours of Tibet. It can be covered driving by jeep to Everest base camp (optional) along the highland roads and ends in Kathmandu or Lhasa depending how you want, it is absolutely flexible plan.
Nepal Tibet tour is organized in a comfortable land cruisers 4 wheel drive, following the Himalayan friendship highway passing through the most amazing landscapes on this planet and using the typical traditional cultural hotels in Nepal and Tibet. We will go through Tibetan settlements, nomadic herdsmen wandering across the wide arid plains and awe-inspiring mountain peaks. Equally as fascinating is the wealth of cultural interest and we will have plenty of opportunity to explore this side of Tibet, both in Lhasa and the other towns we pass through on our journey.
Nepal visa is available on arrival, bring 2 passport size photos. for Nepal immigration visit this link
Tibet visa we arrange for you if you enter Tibet from Nepal.
Flexible Itinerary of Tibet Nepal Tour
Day 01- Arrival in Lhasa Tibet (Alt 3,595m/11,792ft).
Upon arrival at Lhasa airport, you are met by our Tibetan Guide transferred to the hotel in the city of Lhasa. Take rest for acclimatization. You might experience some mild symptoms of altitude sickness. Drink plenty of water.Overnight in Lhasa at Kyichu Hotel or Shambala palace or hotel of your choice and Budget.
Day 02- Lhasa sightseeing tour.
Full day sightseeing of Lhasa, visiting Potala Palace-probably the principal target of most of the Visitors, Sera Monastery-the last of the three Yellow Sect monasteries to be built in Lhasa and the tour concludes in Norbulinka – the summer palace of the Dalai Lama.
Overnight in Lhasa at Kyichu Hotel or Shambala palace.
Day 03- Lhasa Tour.
Today, you will visit Drepung Monastery-the largest, richest and the most powerful of the three major Yellow Sect monasteries of Tibet, the ancient Jorkhang Temple in the old Tibetan quarter of Lhasa and the Barkhor Street that forms the pilgrim circuit around the JorkhangTemple.potala palace tibet tour
Overnight in Lhasa at Kyichu Hotel
Day 04- Lhasa-Gyantse (13467ft, 176miles, 6 ½ hrs)
Drive to Gyantse-the least Chinese influenced city along the highway. The journey involves crossing of two high passes Kamba La (15,700 ft) and Karo La (16,500ft) and the follows the bank of Yamdrok Tso Lake for more than 40 miles. Check in hotel and take rest for the day.
Overnight in Gyantse at Jianzang Hotel
Day 05- Gyantse-Shigatse (12,785ft, 57miles, 2 ½ hrs) (B)
Visit the highlights of Gyantse such as Pelkor Chode Monastery and Kumbum Stupa. From the stupa, take rickshaw ride back to the parking and drive back to the hotel. Collect your luggage and set out for Shigatse. Check in hotel and after refreshment, visit the famous Tashilunbo Monastery-the principal seat of Panchen Lama the second most venerated religious leader of Tibet.
Overnight in Shigatse at Manasarovar Hotel
Day 06- Shigatse-Sakya- Shegar (4050m/13500ft, 182km/121miles, 5 hrs) (B)
Drive to Shegar, also known as New Tingri enroute visit Sakya monastery. The journey involves Crossing of two high passes Tropu La (16,236 ft) and Gyatso La (17,122 ft). Check in hotel and take rest for a while. Later visit the ruins of historic Shegar Dzong, once the capital of Tingri region. If time permits, visit hegar Chode Monastery, which is a small Gelugpa institution.
Overnight in Shegar at Qomolongma Hotel.
Day 07- Shegar- Dza Rongbuk Monastery. (4980m/16,600ft, 63km/42miles, 2hrs) (B)norbulinka palace of the Dalai Lama
Drive from Shegar to Dza Rongbuk Monastery in the morning. The journey involves driving over Pang La (5120m/16,794 ft) that rewards you with the views of several 8 thousanders like Makalu, Lhotse, Cho Oyu and Mount Everest. The journey mostly goes through dirt road, passing through several picturesque villages. Upon arrival, check in a guesthouse or monastery accommodation and after refreshment; take an hour walk trek to the Everest Base Camp (5200m/17,333ft). The driver will pick you up at the base camp and drive you back to Rongbuk.
Overnight in Rongbuk at Everest View Hotel.
Day 08- Rongbuk-EBC- Zhangmu. (250 km, 8 hrs) (B)
Drive along the Friendship Highway. You will cross two high passes Lablung La ( 5, 124m) and Tong La ( 5, 120m) and have the last views of Mount Everest, Sishapangma and Cho Oyu. Then the road drops to Nyalam-the last Tibetan town where you may stop for some refreshment. The road drops sharply along the bank of a river. Upon arrival in Zhangmu-the last Chinese frontier town, check in hotel and take rest.
Overnight in Zhangmu at Caiyuan Hotel
Day 09- Zhangmu-Dhulikhel (100 km 3 hrs) (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, queue up in Chinese immigration and customs for the last border formalities. From here, Nepal border is about 20 minutes drive down hill. At the Friendship Bridge, pick up by Nepali guide from border and drive to Dhulikhel. It’s a steep descent towards the border as we leave the barren landscape behind and begin to see more vegetation, eventually turning to forest. Crossing the Friendship Bridge, we enter Nepal past villages and fields.
Overnight in Dhulikhel at Dhulikhel Lodge Resort.
Day 10- Dhulikhel-Bhaktapur-Kathmandu (32 km 1.5 hrs) (B)
Sightseeing of Chandesori Temple, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, The Golden Gate, The Palace of Fifty five Windows and continue drive to Kathmandu.
Overnight in Kathmandu at Tibet Guest house/SimilarBouddhanath-stupa-kathmandu-Nepal
Day 11- Explore the Kathmandu (B)
Kathmandu, Swayambhunath, Patan
Kathmandu Sightseeing of Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kumari Chowk, Dhaksinkali Temple, Swayambhunath the golden stupa Patan’s Durbar Square.
Overnight in Kathmandu at Tibet Guest house / Similar
Day 12- Explore the Kathmandu valley (B)
Kathmandu-Pasupatinath-Boudhanath-Kathmandu Sightseeing of Pashupatinath Shiva temple the holistic Hindu temple dedicated to lord shiva. You are continuing drive to Boudhanath Stupa one of the giant Stupa in the world.
Overnight in Kathmandu at Tibet Guest house/Similar
Day 13- Departure (B)
After breakfast in the hotel transfer to airport for flight to home
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