Tibet Cultural Tour
Everest Base camp- Lhasa Tour (11 days)
Tour to Tibet is one of the most famous trip in the world ,In Tibet, each mountain has its own story and each story is the quintessence of fortitude and steadfastness, a quality that the denizens of the land hold most precious. Tour in Tibet has Share these immortal moments with the mountains and its people. The route is complex and difficult and the summit day long and tiring but the allure of climbing the Everest from the Tibet side is always magical.Everest Base camp is established at Rongbuk glacier at 5180m though the real climbing starts at camp one at an elevation of 7000m. During the time of Tibet Tour, Tibet Side North Face offer another adventure driving through High Tibetan Plateau, views of the herds of Yaks Grazing, Monks and monasteries, Potala Palace, Stunning Mountain Views, drive above rocky territories above 5000 Meters High Passes, Nomads Camps, Huge Grassland, Rongbuk Glaciers provide you a unforgettable trip experience.
Itinerary For Tibet Tour
Early morning we drive for 4 hours to Kodari (Nepal / Tibet border). After completion of immigration and custom formalities both at the Nepal side and at the Chinese side you will drive and Start your tibet tour further to Nylam for 2 hrs. Overnight in Guest House.
Day02:Nylam Tingri (4200m Drive for 4 hours to Tingri. On the way we visit to the Milarepa's cave. Overnight in Guest House.
Day03:Tingri to Ronguba Early morning we drive to Rongbok 3 hours. Overnight in Guest House or Rongbuk monastery.
Day04:RongbukEverestBasecamp(5200m) - Rongbuk Walk to the Base camp and explore the North face of Everest and return back to Rongbuk. This walk will take 5 hrs back and forth. Overnight in Monastery or Guest House.
.Day 05 : Rongbuk - Sakya (4000m) Early morning we drive to Sakya for 8 hrs. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 06 : Sakya - Xigatse (3900m) After breakfast we visit the Sakya Monastrey and then drive to Xigatse. After lunch visit the famous Tashilompho Monastrey, and seat of Panchen Lama and we also visit the Xigatse bazaar. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 07 : Xigatse - Gyantse (3950m) After breakfast we drive to Gyantse for 2 hrs. and visit the Palkhor monastery and Kumbum Stupa in Gyantse. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 08 : Gyantse - Lhasa (365 We drive through the Kambala La Pass via Yamdrok Tso (Torquise Lake). Overnight in Hotel.
Days 09-10 : In Lhasa These two days you will be engrossed with sightseeing and excursion of The Potala Palace , Jokhang Temple, surrounding Barkhor market, Drepung and Sera Monastries. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 11 : Lhasa - Kathmandu In the morning after breakfast 1 hour drive to Gonggar Airport. Bid farewell to the Holy City and fly back to Kathmandu
Center Tibet Overland Tour (08)
Tibet Tour is a once in a lifetime event for most travelers. Lhasa , the forbidden city is the heartland soul of Tibet for centuries and is still a city of wonders. The majestic dominating Potola palace in the Lhasa skyline was the residence of the Dalai Lamas. Jokhang, the central cathedral is the spiritual heart of Lhasa and is its most sacred temple in Tibet . Surrounding the Jokhang Temple is the bustling & fascinating Barkhor market around which the devotional pilgrims circumambulate. Visits to Sera and Drepung Monastery; Tibet 's great monastic universities and Norbulinka, the Summer Palace of the Dalai Lama are the other attractions on the program. We begin our tour in Tibet by exploring Yarlung Tsangpo Valley , the cradle of Tibetan civilization. It is here as per legend the ogress & the monkey mated & the Tibetanrace began. The whole region is culturally & historically very rich & boast of early historical monuments such as the Samye Monastery, the first monastic institution built in early 7th century; Yumbulakhang, the first palace built for a Tibetan king; Samye Chimpu, a cave complex & once a retreat for Guru Rinpoche.
Day 01: Depart from Katmandu for Neyalam (3600m)
Departure at 0530 hrs from The infront of Sanjayakosh building in Thamel. Approx. 05 hours drive to Kodari ( China/Nepal boarder ), Half an hour drive to Zhangmu, where after completion of immigration formalities we drive further to Neylam following BhoteKoshi river in a deep valley with some overflowing waterfalls. Overnight in guesthouse.
Day 02: Neylam-Lhatse (4050m)
Drive through Neyalam Pass (3800m) with the view of Jugal Himal. A continued drive via Lalungla Pass (5050m) has some of the outstanding view of Mt. Xixapangma (8013m highest in Tibet ) Mt. Makalu (8464m), Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8) 201m) and Mt.Everest (8848m). Overnight in guesthouse.
Day 03: Lhatse-Xigatse (3900m Depending upon the road condition we visit Shakya Monastery which is 52 kms return journey off the main road Shakya Monastery is one of the oldest monasteries in Tibet . Drive to Xigatse, the place of the famous Tashilumpo Monastery and the seat of Panchen Lama. Overnight at Hotel Samdrupse or similar standard.
Day 04: Xigatse-Gyantse (3950m)
After visiting TashiLumpo Monastery in the morning including the Bazaar of Xigatse. Drive to Gyantse, which is 02 hrs. Gyantse is small busting town steeped in history. It lies 264 kms. Southwest of Lhasa on the northern bank of Nyang Chu river. In the 15th century it served as the capital of a small Kingdom. Visit Kumbum Chorten which was built around 1400 AD. It later became the main center for trade with British India . Overnight in Hotel.
Day 05: Gyantse-Lhasa (3650m)
08-hrs drive takes you to Lhasa crossing the Karo La Pass (5010m) and Kambala Pass (4794m). The Karo La climbs between two lofty mountains, Nozing Khang Sa (7223m) and Ralung (6236). While driving you will see the Yamdrok Tso ( Turquoise Lake ) which takes approx. 1 hour to cross around. After passing Kamba La, Lhasa valley is seen to the north. You will also cross the Brahmaputra River. Reaching Lhasa and check into hotel. The accompanied guide will reconfirm your onward airline ticket. Overnight in hotel.
Day 06& 07: In Lhasa
These days you will be engrossed with sightseeing and excursions of the Potala Palace , the Jokhang temple, surrounding Barkhor market, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Overnight in hotel.
Day 08: Lhasa-Kathmandu In the morning after breakfast 1 hour drive to Gonggar Airport. Bid farewell to the Holy City and fly back to Kathmandu.
Hub of Tibetan Civilization Tour (8 days)
Day 01 : Kathmandu - Lhasa (3595m )Transfer to the airport and fly over the majestic Himalaya to Lhasa. Complete rest for acclimatization in Lhasa. Overnight in Hotel.
Days 02-04 : In Lhasa Three days of extensive sightseeing of the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Market, Drepung and Sera Monasteries. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 05 : Lhasa - Xigatse (3900m) - Gyantse (3950m) Drive to Xigatse. Enroute enjoy the scenic views of Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise lake). Visit the famous Tashilumpo Monastery in Xigatse. After lunch we drive to Gyantse and visit the Khumbum stupa and the Palkhor Monastery. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 06 : Gyantse - Tsedan Early morning drive via Yamdrok Tso(Turquoise Lake) and the Khambala Pass to Tsedang. Overnight in Lodge or Guest House.
Day 07 : Tsedang Sightseeing of the Yambulhakhang and the tombs of the ancient Tibetan Kings. Overnight in Lodge or Guest House.
Day 08 : Tsedang - Gongar - Kathmandu Early morning drive to Gongar airport for approx 1 hour and flight back to Kathmandu over the majestic Himalayas.
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