Tibet Nepal Overland Tour is one of the most popular Tibet travels in Tibet. You will start your Tibet travel from Lhasa city by flying to Lhasa from the get-way cities such as Chengdu, Beijing, Shanghai, Xining or from Kathmandu Nepal. You will have a Tibet visit of Potala Palace, Jokang temple etc in Lhasa.
Start your Tibet Nepal overland tour from Lhasa city and drive through Kampala Pass, holy lake Yamdrok and Karola glacier. On the way, you will see fantastic view of the Yamdrok lake and Mount Noejing Kangsang from the top of the Kampala pass. Kampala pass is the first highest pass during your Tibet travel and it is over 4700m above sea level. Kampala pass is also the border point between the Lhasa city and the western Tibet or known Tsang region in Tibetan.
After Lhasa, you will be reaching Gyantse ancient town, lying on a historic trade route between India and Tibet. Gyantse has long been a crucial link for traders and pilgrims journeying across the Himalayan plateau. Gyantse's greatest sight are the Palchoe monastery and Kubum Pagoda stupa, the largest stupa in Tibet and one of it's architectural wonders. The white stupa contains a seemingly endless series of mural-filled chapels and offers outstanding views from it's upper levels. Continue your Tibet travel through Shigatse, the second largest city of Tibet and the capital city of the western Tibet. You will be visiting Tashi Lhunpo monastery, the seat of the Penchen Lama and the largest monastery in the Tsang region of Tibet.
Tibet Nepal overland tour takes you to the great Himalayan mountain range and beautiful natural scenic spot in Tibet. The trip finally ends at the Kyirong Dzongka border between Tibet and Nepal. If you consider to save money and experience our Tibet group tour, please join Tibet Nepal Overland Tour.
|Days||Trip Outline||Daily Activity||Accommodation||Guide & Driver||Meal|
|01||Arrival in Gongkar airport and travel to Lhasa. (3650m/60Km)||Yarlung Tsangpo-Kyichu river and Lhasa city||Lubhum Tsang Boutique hotel or similar hotel||Local Tibetan||BB|
|02||Lhasa trip sightseeing||Potala Palace, Jokang temple and Bharkor Bazar||Lubhum Tsang Boutique hotel or similar||Local Tibetan||BB|
|03||Lhasa trip sightseeing||Drepung and Sera monasteries||Lubhum Tsang Boutique hotel or similar||Local Tibetan||BB|
|04||Travel to Gyantse (3950m/260Km)||Yamdrok lake-Karola glacier-Gyantse old town||Yuthok Tibetan hotel new wing||Local Tibetan||BB|
|05||Travel to Sakya (4050m/240Km)||Visit Palchoe monastery-Kubum Pagoda stupa and the old town of Gyantse-Tashi Lhunpo monastery-Sakaya||Mansarovar hotel||Local Tibetan||BB|
|06||Travel from Sakya to Kyirong border ( 2800m/399km)||Sakya monastery-Gyatsola pass-Everest view-Pekutso-Kyirong||Phuntsok Rebsal hotel||Local Tibetan||BB|
|o7||Kyirong to Kathmandu (1300m/170km )||Kyirong-Kathmandu||Local Nepali||BB|
- Accommodation as mentioned in the program,
- Breakfast for entire tour,
- All entry fees to the sites and monasteries,
- All necessary Tibet entry and road permits,
- 1 Local Tibetan English speaking guide,
- Transportation by mini van
- Yamdrok lake conservation fee
- karola glacier conservation fee
- Oxygen in the car incase needed.
- Both international and domestic Air ticket and air tax,
- Lunch and dinner,
- China visa fee
- Personal insurance, medical and evacuation insurance
- Personal expenses such as (alcoholic beverages, laundry, phone call, etc.);
- Any extra cost in the event of landslides and personal nature expenses.