Tibet Overland Tour (Budget) - 8 Days

Tibet Overland Tour (Budget) - 8 Days

8 Days

‘7 Nights/8 days’ overland adventure in and one-way Trans-Himalayan breathtaking flight out (Drive in fly out)

Welcome to Tibet- a land so rich in culture, tradition and steeped in religion along the far-flung unique landscape aptly called the roof of the world. Let the age-old Tibetan myths and mysteries cast an enchanted spell that holds a visitor in thrill excitement. The first part of the tour offers fascinating views of the incredible formation of the highest plateau of the world with awesomely beautiful rocks, cascades and canyons slightly hidden in the thin flying mists amidst the mighty presence of Mt. Xishapagma (8028m.) and the 2nd part brings you so close to the Shangri-La of Tibet making you feel yourself as being a part of unique culture, a rich tapestry woven with legends, myths, rituals and festivals. The last part takes you over the majestic Himalayan offering you the long cherished breath taking view of the Himalayan ranges including Mt. Everest (8848 m.) by an hour long Trans-Himalayan flight on your way back from Lhasa to Kathmandu. Most interestingly, this tour offers a lifetime opportunity of admire and compare the magnificence of the lofty Himalayas from three dimensionsfrom south, north and sky. Your memories of holiday in Tibet is enriched by the lingering impression of the most lavishly decorated huge monasteries and temples, saffron colored monks, ever smiling people and their typical lifestyle and above all, the challenging Himalayan.

This is the right overland tour, which covers the cost of the best parts of Tibet promising you a holiday that is more than a dream- a voyage of adventure and discovery. Discover Tibet through this package at a very special price, never before, with economy Hotel in Lhasa and Hotels en route all on B.B. basis.

Detail Itinerary

Day 01 : Kathmandu (1300m) - Zhangmu (2500m) : 123 km {slider

Early morning scenic drive to Kodari (Nepal-Tibet boarder) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and start a short walk (approx. 1 & half hrs.) uphill with porters to Zhangmu immigration and drive (1.5 hrs) to Nyalam. Over night at Hotel.

Day 02 : Zhangmu-Xegar (4350m): 244 km

Day drive to uphill to highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world crossing over Nyalamu pass (3800m) and Lalung La (5050m) weather permitting breathing panorma of the beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt Everest (8848m.) but dwarfed by the vastness of the Tibetan plateau. Over night at Hotel.

Day 03 : Xegar-Xigatse (3900m): 244 km

Continue scenic drive crossing over Gyatchu La (5220m.) the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt. Kailash bifurcates to the west. On the way visit Shakya Monastery. Over night at Hotel.

Day 04 : Xigatse-Gyantse (3950m): 90 km

Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery and Market in Xigatse. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monastery. Over night at Hotel.

Day 05 : Gyantse-Lhasa (3650m): 261 km

Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karo La (5010m.), Kamba La (4794m.), colorful Yamdrok Lake and Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo). Over night at Hotel.

Day 06-07 : In Lhasa

Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, Potala Palace, Drepung & Sera Monasteries & Norbulinkha. Over night at Hotel.

Day 08 : Lhasa-KathmanduDay 08 : Lhasa-Kathmandu/

Early morning drive to Gongaar airport for departure flight to Kathmand.

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Trip Facts

  • Depature : Kathmandu
  • Duration : 8 Days
  • Activity : Tibet

Includes / Excludes

offer includes:

Hotel accommodation in twin sharing room on B.B. basis, transportation by land cruiser/bus, sightseeing with a English speaking guide as per itinerary, Tibet permit fees, Entrance fees to Monasteries, Airport-Hotel-Airport transfers.

offer excludes:

Lunch and dinner in Hotels\restaurants, Air fare (Lhasa-Kathmandu One way), Airport taxes, Tibet/China visa fees, Nepal entry and re-entry visa fees, Photography fees in some Monasteries, insurance, all personal expenses such as drinks, laundry, tips, ticket re-confirmation fee in Lhasa.