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Tibet Tour in 2016

Tibet Tour in 2016

 

Tour of Holy Land "Tibet" is the tour of the world largest and highest plateau on the earth, surrounded by the most extensive jumble of mountains found on any continent. This Overland Package Tour of Tibet is specially designed for the year 2016. The day to day basics of tour and travelling in Tibet are often profoundly different from any other adventure destination in Asia. Tour of Tibet provides a unique and memorable travel experience. This trip begins from Lhasa City and ends in Kathmandu, Nepal entering Nepal via Kerung border. Those who want to experience both Nepal and Tibet Tour can buy this package tour. This is a 7 nights - 8 days by road package tour which will ends upon arrival at Kathmandu. Those who want to visit Nepal as well can add some days on top of this 8 days and experience about Nepal.

 

From Lhasa (a capital city of Tibet) our trip begins with sightseeing and continue tour with a visit to a city called Gyantse, Xigatse, Xegar, Zhangmu all the way to Kathmandu. Those people who want to enter Tibet via Nepal can also follow this itinerary reversly. Besides this if you also want to visit Everest Base Camp during your Tibet Tour you can add 1 more days so that we can see the world Highest Peak via Tibet part.

 

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General Facts of Tibet Tour in 2016:
Trip Days: 8 Days.
Tour Starting From: Lhasa.
Tour Ending at: Kathmandu.
Accommodation: Budget to Deluxe as per necessity.
minimum Group size: 1 person.
Maximim Altitude: 5045m (Karo-la Pass).
Trip Code: TOT16.

 

Summary of Tibet Tour 2016:

Day 01: Fly to Lhasa, transfer to Hotel (3650m).

Day 02: Sightseeing in Lhasa.

Day 03: Sightseeing in Lhasa.

Day 04: Drive to Gyantse (3950m) 216 kms.

Day 05: Drive to Xigatse (3900m) 90 kms.

Day 06: Drive to Xegar (244 kms).

Day 07: Drive to Zhangmu (244 kms.

Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu (123 kms).

 

Please Note: 

  • You need to arrive kathmandu atleast 2 days before to join.
  • Passport should be minimum 6 months Valid.
  • 2 copies of passport size photo.


Detailed Itinerary 

Day 01: Fly to Lhasa, transfer to Hotel (3650m).
YOu can arrive to Lhasa from any other city of China such as: Beijing, Chengdu, Xian, Xining etc. Upon your arrival our representative will pickup and transfer to Hotel. Overnight in Lhasa.


Day 02: Sightseeing in Lhasa.
Visit to Potala palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhar Street Overnight at Hotel.
Tour starts from the religious Potala Palace(3700m) built in the 7th century by the famous Tibetan king-Songtzen Gampo. The present one was built by the 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th century. It became known as the "Winter Palace" by the 1750, when the 7th Dalai Lama built the Norbulingka Park as his summer residence. After lunch, you will visit Jokhang Temple, situated in the old section of Lhasa. King Songtzen Gampo built this temple in the mid-7th century A.D. Now it is the most sacred place in Tibet. Pilgrims come here to pay homage from all over Tibet. Visit Barkhore Street in the evening.


Day 03: Sightseeing in Lhasa.
Visit to Drepung monastery and Norbulinka, overnight at Hotel.
Full day sightseeing takes you to Drepung Monastery which is the largest of the monastery of the Gelug Sect in Tibet. After that, you will visit Norbulinka Park. In 1752, the 7th Dalai Lama built the first palace here for successive Dalai Lamas to carry out their political and religious activities during the summer season. Today Norbulinka has become a public park for picnicking, relaxing and entertainment.


Day 04: Drive to Gyantse (3950m) 216 kms.
visit the Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monsatery, overnight at Hotel.
Drive to Gyantse after breakfast. On the way, dazzling Yamdrok-tso Lake (4441m) can be seen from the summit of the Kamba-la pass (4794m). Yamdrok is one of Three Holy Lake in Tibet. When you arrive at Gyantse, visit Pelkor Chode Monastery.


Day 05: Drive to Xigatse (3900m) 90 kms.
Visit Tashi Lhumpo Monastery and Xigatse market, overnight at Hotel.


Day 06: Drive to Xegar (244 kms), overnight at Hotel.


Day 07: Drive to Zhangmu (244 kms, Overnight at Hotel.


Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu (123 kms) and our trip ends.

Include & Exclude

 The Above Cost Includes:

Airport pickup in Lhasa / Tibet.
Transportation from Tibet Border (Zhangmu) to Kathmandu.
English Speaking Tibetan Guide.
Monastery entrance fee and all necessary travel permit.
Accommodation in Tibet part in 3 Star Standard Hotel.
Daily Breakfast.

 

Above Cost Doesnot Includes:

Kathmandu accommodation.
Lunch and Dinner throughout the trip as per itinerary.
Bar, Beverages and mineral water.
Personal expenses.
Photography charges.
Insurance of the clients
Tips for staff.
Any cost which is beyond our package.