Tibet tour

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Tibet tour from Nepal offers you the beauty and cultural exploration of Tibetan palaces, glacier, lake, monasteries, and some historically important places. Together, you shall be awarded with visits to several sites of Nepal that are culturally and historically important. You shall explore Lhasa, Shigatse, Norbulikha Palace Drepung, Jokhang Temple, Tibetan Market, Yamdrok Lake, Karo La Glacier, Gyantse, etc. Since the Himalayan range is spread across the Central and South Asia, travelers willing to explore the mountain range do not stuck in a country alone, rather move from one country to another. This Tibet Tour is designed for all those travelers wanting to explore the Himalayan journey making most out of it. This tour saves your money, time and effort, combing tour of the Kathmandu valley and Tibet, allowing you to explore the geographical, cultural, historical, and spiritual differences.
 
With the Tibetan Plateau spreading over 2.5 million sq. km, there are lots of highest peaks standing in the Nepal-Tibet border; there are about 38 mountains with more than 7000m altitude, and four mountains with more than 8000m altitude. Despite the influence of modernization in recent days, you shall still find the preserved turquoise lakes, amazing Gompas, traditional markets, and the culture of cheerful inhabitants. 

Itinerary

Arrival in Kathmandu
Flight to Gongar Airport/ Drive to Lhasa
Tour to Shigatse
Tour to Lhasa
Drive to Gongar Airport/ Flight to Kathmandu
Departure
 
Arrival in Kathmandu
Altitude: Kathmandu: 1300m

Welcome to Nepal. Our representative shall receive you from the airport and take you to your hotel. Once you rest and freshen up, you might go for shopping for this journey full with fascinations. We shall be sitting together in a famous restaurant of the town over Welcome Dinner, enjoying the local delicacies. Stay overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu. 

Flight to Gongar Airport/ Drive to Lhasa
Altitude: Lhasa: 3,650m

It takes about 1 hour to fly to Gongar Airport. This early morning flight shall be full with views of mountains, including Mt. Everest, and Kanchenjunga, and several glaciers. Once you land at the airport, our representative shall receive you there. Then, you shall ride all the way to your Lhasa, which is an hour’s ride. It is very important to take sufficient rest. Stay overnight in Lhasa. 

Tour to Shigatse
Altitude: Shigatse: 3,900m

Shigatse is a second largest in Tibet. After the breakfast in the morning, you shall drive to Shigatse, witnessing the views of Yomdrok Tso, Mt. Nazin Kang Sa, crossing the Khamba La Pass, and Karo La Pass. It takes about 8-9 hours to reach Shigatse from Lhasa. You shall pay visit to Khumbum Stupa, Gyantse Dzong, Phalkot Monastery, and make to the destination from Gyantse. Stay overnight at Shigatse. 

Tour to Lhasa
Altitude: Lhasa: 3,650m

Early in the morning, you shall ride back to Lhasa. There, you shall visit Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazar, Potala Palace, etc. Potala Palace is standing since 7th century, and Dalai Lama prefers spending winter there. Inside the Jokhang Temple, you shall get to see the statue of Buddha Sakyamuni. The next day you shall fly back to Kathmandu. Stay overnight in Lhasa. 

Drive to Gongar Airport/ Flight to Kathmandu
Altitude: Kathmandu: 1,300m

Through the same route, witnessing the Yarlung Tsangpo River, also called th;e Bramhaputra River in India, you shall make to the Gongar Airport. Your local guide shall part away from there. After this 1 hour ride to the airport, you have an hour flight back to Kathmandu. Our representative shall take you from the Kathmandu airport to your hotel. After you rest for a while, you can do some shopping in the valley. Also, you can explore several attractions of the Kathmandu. Stay overnight in Kathmandu. 

Departure
Our representative shall take you to the Tribhuvan International Airport within sufficient time before your departure, and bade farewell. Have a safe and happy journey back to your country. 

Trip Facts

Duration: 6 days

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