7 Nights 8 days Tibet Tours

7 Nights 8 days Tibet Tours

An adventure drive to Lhasa from Kathmandu through high Mountain passes and cultural hamlets and the breathtaking mountain flight back to Kathmandu or onward China. Doing the trip reverse is possible too. Tibet autonomous region, the mystic Shangri-la, roof of the world, has captured man's imagination for centuries. Great explorers and adventures of the country have ventured into this holy land rendered inaccessible by the hostile natural conditions and bandits that waylaid them across through the Himalayas. Tibet's past grandeur, majesty, magic and mystery still remain undiminished. One can still see today namads herding their yaks, pildrims worshipping at sacred shrines, as well as the expansive, striking and enduring Himalayan topography.

On this tour one can visit Tibet's three most popular city like Lhasa,Gyantse & Shigatse with numerous popular Monasteries. Essence of Tibet ( 7 Night 8 Days)

 Day 01 : Kathmandu (1336m.)-Zhangmu (2500m)/ Nyalam (3700m.)-123km./156km.
Early morning scenic drive to Kodari (Nepal-Tibet boarder) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary checking at Nepalese boarder side. drive up hill with a truck to Zhangm (Chinese immigration) or (approx. one and half hrs.) walk with porters (incase of landslide) and overnight at Hotel or drive 1.5hrs.more to Nyalam. Overe night at Hotel.
Day 02: Zhangmu/Nyalam-Tingri (300m)-Lhatsee (4350m.)225km.-244km.
Day drive it up hill to highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world crossing over Nyalamu pass (3800m.) and Lalung La (5050m.) weather permitting breathing panorama of the beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt. Everest (8848m.) but dwarfed by the vastness of the Tibetan plateau. Over night at Hotel.
Day 03: Tingri/ Lhatsee-Xgatse (3900m.) 244km.Continue scenic drive crossing over Gyatchu La (5220m.) the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt.Kailash bifurcates to the west and over night at Hotel.
Day 04: Xigatse-Gyantse (3950m.): 90km. Morning sightseeing to the panchen Lama's Tsahilhumpu Monastery and market in Xigatse. Drive to Gyatse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa & phalkor Monastery. Over night at Hotel.
Day 05: Gyntse - Lhasa (3650m.) 261km. Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karo La (5010m.)Kamba La (4794m.), colorful Yamdrok Lakr and Tibetan lifeline river brahma putra ( Yarlung Tsangpo) over night at Hotel.
Day 06-07: In Lhasa. Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, Potala palace, Drepung & Sera Monasteries & Norbulinkha. Over night at Hotel.
Day 08: Lhasa - Kathmandu.