7 Night 8 Days Tibet Tour

Trip Overview

Group size:1-12 people Max-Altitude:4,350m/14,271ft
Destination:Tibet, China Trip Grade level:Moderate  
Arrival on:Kathmandu, Nepal Departure from:Kathmandu, Nepal
Meals:Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trip
Accommodation:Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Lhasa during trip

Trip Highlight:

  • Spiritual journey of Tibet
  • World’s famous Gyantse Monastery, Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Norbulingka temple
  • Magnificent views of World’s highest mountain “Mount Everest“, Makalu, Amadablam, Lhotse, Thamserku Himalaya

Trip Introduction:

Tibet is also known as “Roof of the World” with height is 4000 meters average. Every year, more than 18 million tourist visit. It is one of the best tourist destinations in the world. Tibet capital, Lhasa lies in high barren land of Tibetan mountains and Tibet valley.

Tibet is the highest region on earth settlement mostly above 3500 m up to 4900m, it is one of the beautiful land of earth. Tibet having more Himalaya share with Nepal, India and its other countries.

Tibet having more famous monasteries with rich spiritual traditions, temples, lakes and thousands Himalaya in Tibet. Tibet have more than 2000 years of rich history, culture and religion with the unique art form.

7 Night/ 8 Days Tibet Tour takes you see the full opportunity witness of Tibetan culture. Our journey began with driving the across the border through kyirong border along Nepal-Tibet Border which distance is 130km from Kathmandu.
In Lhasa, we visit the famous landmark Potala Palace, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, Gyantse Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Norbulingka Palace and others monasteries. Potala Palace itself recognize centre stage of Tibet culture heritage.

Outline Itinerary:

Day 01: Kathmandu (1300m) – Kerung Border (145 Km/ 6-7 Hrs 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 drive
Day 05: Gyantse – Lhasa (3,650m): 261 Km
Day 06-07: Sightseeing In Lhasa
Day 08: Lhasa – Kathmandu

Includes:

  • Accommodation with breakfast
  • Transport as per itinerary by van
  • All airport transfers from Lhasa and Kathmandu airport
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • English speaking interpreter/guide
  • Tibet entry permit
  • Entrance fee

Excludes:

  • Personal expenses such as drinks, postage, laundry
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare (Lhasa-Kathmandu)
  • Nepal and Tibet Visa Fee
  • Snacks and other personal expenses
  • Emergency Evacuation
  • Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers

Note: Tibet Visa fee is different for each country by the Chinese Government.
Visa cost is US $85 but if you are US and Canadian national then US $175. This tour is joining basis.

Day 01: Kathmandu (1300m) – Kerung Border (145 Km/ 6-7 hrs Drive)
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 & jeep (normally) or 2 hour walk uphill (in case of landslide to Chinese immigration, check-in to hotel or Continue drive to Kerung. Stay overnight at Guest House.

Day 02: Kerung – 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).
Accommodation: Guest House

Day 03: Tingri/Lhaste – Xigatse (3,900 M): 244 Km
Continue 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 04: Xigatse – Gyantse (3,950m): 90 Km
Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama’s Tashi Lhumpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monastery. Stay overnight the Hotel.

Day 05 Gyantse – Lhasa (3,650m): 261 Km
Full 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 06-07: Sightseeing In Lhasa
Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, And Potala Palace Drepung & Sera Monasteries. Stay overnight at Hotel.

Day 08: Lhasa – Kathmandu
Early morning drive to Gonggar airport or train station for your departure flight to Kathmandu or to your onward destination to Mainland China.

The given rates are per person with guaranteed departure schedules. If the given dates are not appropriate for you, please feel free to contact us for requesting a new date, we will gladly personalize the itinerary and schedule of the trip that fits for you.

Check our assured departure schedules given below:

Start DateEnd Date Price in USD($)Booking
2019-03-282019-04-04
750
2019-04-012019-04-08
750
2019-04-102019-04-17
750
2019-04-152019-04-23
750
2019-04-252018-05-02
750
2019-05-012019-05-08
750
If you want to travel separately or private trip, we can charge you an extra supplementary fee.

Useful Info during trekking at Tibet Tour.

We like to share some useful infos with necessary things and equipment during tour.

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