Explore Tibet- 10 days

DIFFICULTY LEVEL

Normal

DURATION

10 DAYS

MAX ALTITUDE

5220m

Tibet remains one of the most interesting, remote and undeveloped parts of the world, situated at an average elevation of 5000m (16000 ft) above sea level. Its limited tourist facilities are now approaching a reasonable standard. A trip to Tibet is not for the faint hearted, the travelling can be hard, adventurous and often unpredictable.

Due to Tibet’s high altitude, travellers with a history of heart, lung or anemia problems should consult a doctor before considering a visit.

The most popular tour is this 8 day package where clients overland in from Nepal and fly back from Lhasa. It offers a spectacular insight into the life and culture of these friendly people. From the ancient monasteries with chanting monks, to the tranquil shores of the Turquoise Lake Yamdrock, this trip has all, concluding with the breathtaking Trans-Himalayan flight from Lhasa to Kathmandu.

Trip Facts

Accommodation
Hotel
Grade
Soft Adventure
Starting Point
Kerung
Ending Point
Gongar Lhasa
Trek Duration
10 Days
Maximum Altitude
5220m
Transportation
Flights/ Private Car or Tourist Coach

Enquiry

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INCLUDED AND NOT

  • 3 star Hotel in Kathmandu & Tibet On BB Plan as aboveYES
  • Full Board Camping trek as per programYES
  • Tibet permit & entrance fee, Tibet visaYES
  • Experienced guide, porters to carry luggage [2 trekkers:1 porter] YES
  • All land [Nepal-Tibet] private transportation including airport pickup/drop YES
  • All necessary paper works YES
  • Travel and rescue arrangements YES
  • Air fare Kathmandu to Lhasa (China Custom formalities) YES
  • Nepal visa fee NOT
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu NOT
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu NOT
  • Travel and rescue insurance, Personal expenses & equipments NOT
  • Tips for guides and porters NOT
  • Extra expenses occurring due to illness. (Accident. Road blockage, Landslides. Snow fall and floods and so on or to hire extra transport and facilities)
    NOT
  • Monastery & monument fee in Tibet
    NOT

PACKAGE DETAILS

DAY 1 - Arrival and transfer to hotel[1336m]

DAY 2 - Prepare for Tibet

DAY 3 - Drive to Kerung.

DAY 4 - Drive Kerung to Xigatse. Drive Crossing Gyatchu LA [5220m]

Xigatse has the famous Tashilumpo Monastery and seat of Panchem Lama until his death in 1989. The Monastery has the huge Thangka Wall which is clearly visible on the north side of the road. Stay at Hotel Xigatse.

DAY 5 - Xigatse to Gyantse. [90Kms]

In the morning visit the Tashilumpo Monastery and the free market of Xigatse. In the afternoon drive to Gyantse and visit Phalkor Monastery and KumburnStupa. Stay at the Gantse Guest House

DAY 6 - Gyantse to Lhasa. [259 Kms]

An 8 hr drive takes you to Lhasa Crossing, the KARO LA [5010m] and KAMBALA (4794m). You will drive via YamdrockTso [Turquoise Lake] which takes approx. 1 hour to drive around. After passing KAMBA LA, Lhasa Valley is seen to the north. The bridge over the Brahmaputra River is crossed before reaching Lhasa.

DAY 7 - Lhasa

Your guide will take you on a sightseeing tour of Potala Place, Norbulingka, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery and Barkhor Bazaar. Overnight at Lhasa Holiday Inn.Day 6 & 7: Lhasa. Your guide will take you on a sightseeing tour of Potala Place, Norbulingka, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery and Barkhor Bazaar. Overnight at Lhasa Holiday Inn.

DAY 8 - Lhasa

Your guide will take you on a sightseeing tour of Potala Place, Norbulingka, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery and Barkhor Bazaar. Overnight at Lhasa Holiday Inn.Day 6 & 7: Lhasa. Your guide will take you on a sightseeing tour of Potala Place, Norbulingka, Jokhang Temple, Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery and Barkhor Bazaar. Overnight at Lhasa Holiday Inn.

DAY 9 - Lhasa to Kathmandu.

Prepare yourself for one of the most beautiful flights in the world. On this TRANS HIMALAYAN FLIGHT you shall see the YarlungTsangpo River, Lake Yamdruk, Kanchenjunga (8586m), Makalu (8436m) and Sagamartha [8848m]. Transfer to Gongar Airport which takes about 2 hr. and your flight duration is one hour ten minutes.

DAY 10 - Depart Kathmandu

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