Trekking in Nepal
Tourism Licence No: 1948/072

Tibet Overland Tour - 8 Days

  • Overview
  • Services

Trip Highlights

  • Scenic Drive along the trail through Bhote Koshi
  • Drive through Lalungla pass, by viewing Mount Makalu, Mount Cho oyu, Mount Xixapangma and Mount Everest
  • Tashilumpo monastery
  • Visit Kumbum chorten which was built around 1400AD
  • Crossing the Karo La pass and kambata pass
  • Sightseeing in Lhasa
Tibet overland tour falls under one of the most popular tour in Tibet. The tour takes you up to 3,000 meters to 5,000 meters across the high and cold Gobi desert viewing some of the most picturesque scene of breathtaking mountains including Mt, Everest.
Tibet overland tour offers us the most relaxing and adventurous journey within short span of time. It is equally fascinating in cultural point of view with plenty of opportunities to explore the age old monasteries and caves along with the visit to the historical towns including Lhasa.
Tibet overland tour starts from Kathmandu itself from where you take 5-6 hours drive following the friendship highway exploring some of the most amazing landscapes on the earth.
In general overland Tibet package will make trekkers for quick gazing each day with new fangled edifying ingredient of the beautiful Tibet. In this Tibet overland tour you will enjoy sightseeing around Potala palace, Norbulingka, the great Drepung monastery, jokhang temple and walk along the crowded Tibetan market.

Outline Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrive in Tribhuvan international airport, Kathmandu and drive to Neylam.

Day 02: Drive to Tingri/ Lhatse(4,050m)

Day 03: Drive to Xigatse (3,900m)

Day 04: Drive to Gyantse(3,950m)

Day 05: Drive to Lhasa(3,650m)

Day 06 and 07: Sightseeing in Lhasa

Day 08: Departure

Cost Includes

  • All necessary Tibet travel permits
  • Pick up and drops from airport and hotel
  • Private vehicles (van or Hiace or bus) for transportation
  • Accommodation in Tibet on twin sharing basis with breakfast
  • Everest National Park admission fee and Grass dame charge
  • English speaking, trained and experienced Tibetan guide
  • All fees for sightseeing and visits to monasteries as outlined in the itinerary
  • All applicable taxes and service charges

DETAILS ITINERARY

Day 1

Arrive in Tribhuvan international airport, Kathmandu and drive to Neylam.

At first we will receive you at the Tribhuvan international airport, Kathmandu. Giving information about detail itinerary then we will move towards Neylam. Driving nearly 5 hours of drive to Kodari, will set the trek. Handling all the required formalities for trekking we will drive half an hour towards Zhangmu. Moving along the trail through Bhote Koshi, we will take another drive to Neylam. Stay night at guest house.

Day 2

​Drive to Tingri/ Lhatse(4,050m)

Our next day tour package move towards to Tingri /Lhatse, along the way through Neyalam pass by observing Jugat Himal. We will drive through Lalungla pass, by viewing Mount Makalu, Mount Cho oyu, Mount Xixapangma and Mount Everest. Stay night at guest house.

Day 3

​Drive to Xigatse (3,900m)

Spending night at Lhatse, next day early morning we will drive to Xigatse. Xigatse is famed for the Tashilumpo monastery along with the seat of powerful Panchen Lama. Stay night at Guest house.

Day 4

​Drive to Gyantse(3,950m)

Today from xigatse we will move towards to Gyantse, which takes 2 hours. Gyantse is small busting town steeped in History. It lies 264kms southwest of Lhasa on the northern bank of Nyang Chu River. In the 15th century it served as the capital of a small country, visit Kumbum chorten which was built around 1400AD. It later became the main center for trade with British India.

Day 5

Drive to Lhasa(3,650m)

8 hours of driving takes us to Lhasa crossing the Karo La pass and kambata pass. The Karo la climbs between two lofty mountains. Nozing khang Sa and Ralung. While driving you will see the yamdrokTso (Turquoise lake) which takes approximately 1 hour to cross around. After passing Kamba La, Lhasa valley is seen to the north. You will also cross the Brahmaputra River.

Day 6

Sightseeing in Lhasa

Today we get a whole day for sightseeing in lhasa. Lhasa has many things to offers to it trekkers. So we need 2 days for the sightseeing in Lhasa. Here we can see Potala palace, nearby Barkhor market, Sera monastery, Jokhang temple and Drepung monastery. Stay overnight at guest house.

Day 7

Sightseeing in Lhasa

Today we get a whole day for sightseeing in lhasa. Lhasa has many things to offers to it trekkers. So we need 2 days for the sightseeing in Lhasa. Here we can see Potala palace, nearby Barkhor market, Sera monastery, Jokhang temple and Drepung monastery. Stay overnight at guest house.

Day 8

​Departure

In the morning after breakfast, transfer to airport departure of flight for Kathmandu and will arrive in Tribhuvan international airport, Kathmandu. Even during the flight you will get some time to view then scenery like Lake Yamdrol, Mount Makalu, Yarlung Tsangpo, Kanchenjunga and Mount Everest.  Arriving at Tribhuvan international airport, Kathmandu, you will move for next destination.

Cost Includes

  • All necessary Tibet travel permits
  • Pick up and drops from airport and hotel
  • Private vehicles (van or Hiace or bus) for transportation
  • Accommodation in Tibet on twin sharing basis with breakfast
  • Everest National Park admission fee and Grass dame charge
  • English speaking, trained and experienced Tibetan guide
  • All fees for sightseeing and visits to monasteries as outlined in the itinerary
  • All applicable taxes and service charges

Cost Excludes

  • Accommodation in Nepal or mainland China
  • Chinese visa fee
  • International flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals other than breakfast in Tibet
  • Tips for guide(s) and driver(s)
  • Nepalese visa fee
Note 
  1. The above itinerary can be customized according to your preferences. If you want to make any changes please write here.
  2. The above trekking can also be done in camping. If you are interested in camping trek, for the pricewrite here.
  3. The above price is standard rate, If you want deluxe rate please Contact Us

Trip Extension 
• Home stay in Nepal
• Volutourism in Nepal
• Rafting in Nepal
• Mountain flight in Nepal.
• Bhutan paro tour 
• Cycling tour

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Trip Facts

Duration: 8 Days
Accomodation: Hotel
Seasons : March , April , May , Aug, Sep, Oct & Nov.
Type: Moderate
Activities : Tour / Sightseeing
No. of Pax : 1-12 pax.
Starts From : Kathmandu
Ends at : Kathmandu

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