Tibet Lhasa Kathmandu tour explores Tibet’s majestic scenery, mysterious and exotic religious culture and wonderful people will reward you with an indelible life long memory! Discover the serene beauty of Tibet, known as “the roof of the world”. From narrow alleyways and buzzing bazaars to spectacular views of the world’s highest mountain range, this adventure follows the classic overland route between Lhasa and Kathmandu.
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Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu
Upon arrival at Kathmandu airport, you will be received by us there and transfer to hotel. The rest of the day is free and short tour briefing in the evening.
Day 2: Kathmandu Tour
Wander through the crowded markets and bazaars that are the centre of Nepali life. The narrow streets are home to holy men, monks, bicycles, incense, goats and sacred cows, just to name a few. Walk through the heart of the old city to Durbar Square, home of the palace of the ‘living Goddess’, Kumari Devi.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Lhasa.
Fly to Lhasa over the Himalaya for an hour. On arrival at Lhasa airport, you will be received by your Tibetan guide and take to you hotel. The day is free and explores Lhasa by yourselves.
Day 4/5: Lhasa Tour
Lhasa tour dominated by the awe-inspiring Potala Palace, the colourful and holy city of Lhasa lies almost 3700 metres above sea level. Explore the fascinating blend of ancient temples. It is a humbling sight to watch pilgrims circling the temple endlessly day and night on their knees.
Day 6: Lhasa to Gyantse
Built at the centre of the trade routes from Nepal, Sikkim and Bhutan, Gyantse is overlooked by an impressive fort. The main monastery is the finest in all of central Tibet.
Day 7: Gyantse to Shigatse
Shigatse bazaar buzzes with life. Indulge your eyes as you wind through the stalls selling everything from slabs of yak butter and yak wool to prayer wheels and rosaries.
Day 8: Shigatse to Shegar
Get a glimpse of small town Tibet, centred on an old fort.
Day 10: Shegar to Rombuk/Everest Base Camp
Rombuk is certainly the highest monastery in the world and the views that surround it are stunning. The energetic can make the 7km hike to Everest Base Camp for a closer view of this magnificent mountain; for the rest, pony carts are the way to go.
Day 11: Rongbuk to Tingri
This town may be a small outpost, but the views are truly spectacular.
Day 12: Tingri to Zhangmu
Leave the Tibetan Plateau behind and plunge into a lush green world as we descend almost 2000 metres to the border town of Zhangmu.
Day 13: Zhangmu to Kathmandu
Return to the hustle and bustle of the city. Cycle around the city ring road to the ghats along the Bagmati River, stroll around the city’s ancient streets or relax with a cold drink at a rooftop garden restaurant, complete with traditional musicians.
Day 14: Kathmandu Airport.
Transfer to airport to get fly back to home. It needs to be at least 3 hours before your schedule flight time.
Lhasa to Kathmandu or Kathmandu to Lhasa airfare.
International airfare and airport departure tax.
Travel insurance which covers emergency Rescue and Evacuation.
Nepal entry visa – you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Kathmandu Airport. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 15 days can be obtained by paying US $ 25 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 30 days and 90 days can be obtained by paying US $40 and $ 100 respectively. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos).
Internet and telephone calls.
Lunch and dinner for the entire trip – about USD 15 to 20 per person per day.
Item of Personal nature like alcohol, cold drinks and laundry.
Personal clothing and equipment.
Tips for Guide, Porter and Driver. Tipping is expected