11 days Nepal - Tibet Lhasa tour - Kathmandu to Lhasa overland drive
4 days Moderate drive Tour in Tibet, Kathmandu to Lhasa overland drive, one of the most beautiful picturesque high way in the world
3 days in Lhasa city, sightseeing ( Tibet tour)
4 days in Kathmandu, sightseeing / excursion
High Road to Lhasa in low price ! best way to enjoy Nepal and Tibet in a short time. Kathmandu to Lhasa is one of the best drives in the world for views !
In this Kathmandu to Lhasa highway drive, amazing views of the Himalaya and the picturesque Tibetan countryside greet you on the overland drive from Kathmandu to Lhasa. En route, visit Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet, the Tashihunpo monastery. The seat of the Panchen Lamas, Tashihunpo is a vast complex with a golden rooftops and impressive chapels. Although having suffered the ravages of man and time, Gyantse, our next stop, with it's unique Palkor Chode temple and Kumbum Chorten, offers a glimpse of an irretrievably lost era in some of the most extraordinary works of art found in all Tibet. In the mystical capital of Lhasa, there is ample time to explore the former home of the Dalai Lama, Potala Palace, Tibet's world famous resplendent landmark with over 1,000 rooms and 10,000 shrines. There is also Jokhang, Tibet's holiest temple with its priceless statues and frescoes, and the Norbulinka, or Summer Place, from which the present Dalai Lama fled in 1959. Shoppers mustnt miss the Barkhor, the bustling bazaar of old Lhasa which is right on the pilgrim's circumambulating route around Jokhang. Laden with souvenirs and memories of Tibet, you fly back to Kathmandu from Lhasa in a mountain flight that treats you to close-up views of the mighty Himalayas. This adventure begins and ends with two days in Kathmandu, with plenty of time for discovering the city's many attractions.
You can fly to Chengdu or trake train to Beijing or Xian from Lhasa at the end of the Kathmandu to Lhasa overland tour.
If you don't mind to travel in a group join basis on a regular fixed departure group of over 7 or more person, the trip will cost USD 1397 per person even if you are just one or 2 person you can book trip with us.
Kathmandu to Lhasa overland tour available combined with Everest Base camp tour, please check it.
Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu, check into hotel and rest
Day 02: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley (UNESCO world heritage sights), it should be Monday, Wednesday or Friday .
Day 03: Drive to Nepal - Tibet border and transfer to Tibet for Lhasa overland tour from Kathmandu Nepal
Day 04 - 09: On Tibet overland tour includes Sighatse, Gyantse, Lhasa city tour
Day 10: Fly back to Katmandu from Lhasa, free time and evening join Nepali dinner & cultural show or have option to fly to Chengdu or take train ride further to Beijing, Xi'an of China
Day 11: Final departure to home
Kathmandu to Lhasa overland Tibet Tour:
Drive through one of the most beautiful picturesque highways in the world.
In the mystical capital of Lhasa, there is ample time to explore the former home of the Dalai Lama, Potala Palace, Tibet's world famous resplendent landmark with over 1,000 rooms and 10,000 shrines. There is also Jokhang, Tibet's holiest temple with its priceless statues and frescoes, and the Norbulinka, or Summer Place, from which the present Dalai Lama fled in 1959.
USD 1397 ( group join option), private trip can be arranged
"I may say from personal experience, that the environments of Mount Kailash are such to liberate one's mind immediately from one's mundane worries and cares and raise it to a wonderful, painless and sorrow less world, fit for gods alone...",
- Swami Tapovan Maharaj
"Vasudhaiva kutumbakam The world is my family".
Everest Tuesday and Saturday from Mid Feb to Mid NOV each year, except in March
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Availability: Every week from April to Nov. (weather permitted)
Style: Guided trip
Grade: Easy (Dirt rough road drive in Tibet)
Maximum elevation: 5200 mtr only at pass ( Lhasa 3600mtr)
Accommodation: Simple lodges / hotels
Transport: Jeep / Car / Bus / Flight included
Meals included: 10 breakfasts, 1 dinner
Note: Departure every Saturday and Tuesday except special private tour