Kathmandu to Lhasa Overland Tour – 8 Days
Kathmandu to Lhasa Overland Tour is an exotic journey from Kathmandu to Lhasa and vice versa. This tour will let you enjoy the Hindu cultural sights of Kathmandu and Buddhist monasteries of Lhasa in whole. To have the best Himalayan Scene and Cultural settlements of the high lands of the Himalayas, this Journey lets you enjoy to the fullest.
Lhasa situating at 3650m is the capital city of Tibet which is rich in cultural and natural beauty along with ancient cultural artifacts. Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Tempale, Barkhor Market and Norbulingka Palace, Summer Palace of Dalai Lama are some of the famous sites of Lhasa.
This tour starts with a classic exploration of Kathmandu city and exotic Himalayan flight to Lhasa. You get to explore the natural and historical sightseeing and enjoy the warmest hospitality of the Tibetan inhabitants.
Itinerary 0f Kathmandu to Lhasa Overland Tour
Day 01: Kathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours drive
Early morning Scenic drive to Kerung Border (Nepal-Tibet Border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepalese immigration, an adventurous uphill drive by Bus & jeep normally or some hours walk uphill (in case of landslide to Chinese immigration, check-in to hotel or Continue drive to Kerung. Stay overnight at Guest House.
Day 02: Kerung – Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4,350m): 225 Km/244 Km
Day drive uphill to the highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape. This offers sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world from where, weather permitting, breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt Cho Oyu (8201 m) and Mt Xishapagma (8012m) but dwarfed by the Vastness of the Tibetan plateau. From TINGRI, one can enjoy the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8,848 m). Stay overnight at Guest House.
Day 03: Tingri/Lhaste – Shigatse (3,900 M): 244 Km
Continue scenic drive crossing over Gyatchu La (5,220m), the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt Kailash bifurcates to the west. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Shigatse – Gyantse (3,950m): 90 Km
Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa and Phalkor Monastery. Stay overnight the Hotel.
Day 05: Gyantse – Lhasa (3,650m): 261 Km
Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola (5,010m), Kambala (4,749m), colorful Yamdrok-Tso Lake and the Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo). Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 06-07: Sightseeing In Lhasa
Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, And Potala Palace Drepung & Sera Monasteries. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Early morning drive to Gonggar Airport and fly to Kathmandu
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Note: Because of Road conditions, weather conditions, arbitrary authorities, difficulties with local means of transport and many other influencing factors, the specified itinerary cannot be guaranteed. However, mentioned above announcement only represents the planned itinerary without guaranteeing the exact sequence in detail.