Adventure Tibet tour
The trip begins by drive from Kathmandu to Nyalam. Then we make our most fascinating tour to explore around Tingri, Xigatse, Gyantse, Tsedang and Lhasa to observe its cultural heritage across widely spread open spaces of the Tibetan Plateau. Finally, we take the trip back to Kathmandu from Lhasa by fly. This is truly the trip of a lifetime with stunning scenery and cultural highlights.
Days 01 : Meeting upon arrival at Kathmandu International airport (1300meters) by our representative, transfer to Hotel
Days 02 : Drive to Nyalam (3700meters) - 156KM, overnight at guest house
Early in the morning, we drive to KODARI (Nepal - Tibet border) crossing through the beautiful landscapes. After finished necessary border formalities at the immigration, we follow the adventurous uphill drive an hour to Chinese immigration and continue drive to Nyalam.
Days 03 : Drive to Tingri (4300meters) - 225KM, overnight at guest hotel
Today, we drive up hill to the highest plateau on earth with the views of Tibetan plateau offering sheer of standing on the roof of the world crossing over LALUNG LA pass (5050meters). If the weather will be permitting us, the panoramic views of beautiful Himalayan ranges of Mt. CHO OYU (8201meters) & SHISHAPANGMA (8013meters). We can enjoy the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8848meters) from Tingri.
Days 04 : Drive to Xigatse (3900m) - 244KM, overnight at guest house
Today, we continue drive to Xigatse crossing over GYATCHU LA pass (5220meters), the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse. The road to MT. KAILASH divide to the west from here.
Days 05 : Drive to Gyantse (3950m) - 90KM, overnight at hotel
Today, we will visit to PANCHEN LAMA'S TASHILHUMPHU MONASTERY in the morning. We then drive to GYANTSE and visit to the PHALKOR MONASTERY & KUMBUM STUPA.
Days 06 : Drive to Lhasa (3650m) - 261KM, overnight at hotel
The day will begins with picturesque drive crossing over KARO LA (5010meters), KAMBA LA (4794meters) and passing through colourful YAMDROK LAKE as well as BRAMHA PUTRA (YARLUNG TSANGPO) river.
Days 07 - 08 : Exploring Lhasa, overnight at hotel
We will spent two full days sightseeing in Lhasa city including BHARKHOR BAZAAR, POTALA PALACE, JOKHANG TEMPLE, SERA & DEPRUNG MONASTERIES.
Days 09 : Fly back to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel
We drive to GONGGAR airport early in the morning and fly back to Kathmandu.
Days 10 : Transfer to airport, departure on your own destination.
Highlights of the Tour
Eye-catching views of Mt. Everest, Shisapangma, Kumbum stupa, Phalkor and Tashilumphu monastery in Gyantse, Exploring fascinating city Lhasa with cultural heritage of Potala palace, Sera and Drepung monastery, Jokhang temple, Bharkhor market, picturesque Yarlung Tsangpo river.
All the conditions stated in the itinerary are applicable for the visitors who prefer full package programme. At the same time, we also serve you based on your choice. The selection of itineraries and the staff depends on your choice and financial procurement. We have options for any partial visit as per your requirement.
We would like you to know that although we try to follow the program given above, at times local trails or weather conditions may compel us to make slight changes if necessary. The itinerary may also vary slightly subject to our trekkers' acclimatization rates. This odyssey goes into untamed territory above the timberline, so we seek to request maximum flexibility if and when required for the safety of your trip and your life. Thank you so much for your understanding. We value your precious life.