EX : Kathmandu/Chengdu/Beijing/Kunming
Best Season : March - November
The breathtaking trans-Himalayan
flight from Kathmandu or via Mainland China
to Lhasa & the overland route from Lhasa
to Nepal border offers truly spectacular views
of the Himalayas, high mountain passes, ancient
monasteries, fortresses & a people &
culture from a bygone era. The highlight of
this trip is a visit to the Dza Rongbuk Monastery
& the Everest Base Camp.
Day 01 : KATHMANDU-LHASA (3650
M), 90 KMS Transfer to airport to connect SZ
408 KTM-LXA flight.
Upon arrival you will be met by our Tibet representative
& transfered to Hotel.
Day 02 : LHASA
Guided sightseeing tour of Potala, the winter
palace of the Dalai Lama; Drepung, the biggest
monastic university of Tibet & Nechung Monastery,
temple of the State oracle of Tibet.
Day 03 : LHASA
Guided sightseeing tour of Jokhang, the central
cathedral of Tibet, Barkhor, the bustling Lhasa
market encircling the Jokhang Temple, Tibetan
Medical Center & Norbulinka Palace.
Day 04 : LHASA-GYANGTSE
(3990 M), 350 KMS
Drive via Yamdrok, the Turquoise Lake to Gyangtse
across Kampa la pass 5050 m& Karo la (5045
m)passes. Visit Kubum stupa & Pelkor Chode
Day 05 : GYANGTSE-SHALU-SHIGATSE
(3860 M), 90 KMS
Drive to Shigatse. En route visit Shalu Monastery.
Visit Tashilhunpo Monastery, the seat of Panchen
Lama who is the 2nd in the Buddhist religious
hierachy & Shigatse Market.
Day 06 : SHIGATSE-SAKYA-SHEGAR/DINGRI(4350
Drive to Shegar across Tsoula pass (4500 M)
& Gyatso la pass (5220 M). En-route visit
Day 07 : SHEGAR-RONGBUK(5050
Drive via Pangla pass (5200 M) to Rongbuk Monastery,
world's highest monastery situated at 5200 M.
O/N Rongbuk Guest House.
Day 08 : EVEREST BASE
We have the option to hike or drive to Everest
Base Camp. Rongbuk Guest House.
Day 09 : NYLAM
After watching sunrise over Everest, we drive
on to Nylam. Nylam Guest House.
Day 10 : KATHMANDU
Walk across Friendship Bridge & transfer
TOUR COST INCLUDES:
Accommodation on twin sharing basis on Bed &
Breakfast basis as per the hotel plan, all necessary
sightseeing tour as per the programme, all necessary
monastery entrance fees, English speaking guide,
private ground transfers, Tibet travel permit.
Hard & Soft drinks, all expenses of personal
nature, Nepal re-entry visa fee, Airport Departure
Tax, Charge for photography, Travel Insurance,
Emergency evacuation, Visa fee, Urgent Visa
Fee & Airfare.