Day 1: Kathmandu (1,300m) – Lhasa (3,650m)
Fly Trans – Himalayan flight to Tibet (Gongaar airport) (1hr.) Drive to Lhasa (1hr.) – Full rest for a acclimatization – Hotel.
Day 2: In Lhasa,
AM: visit Potala Palace PM: visit Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Bazaar – Hotel.
Day 3: In Lhasa,
AM: Visit Drepung Monastery PM: Visit Sera Monastery – Hotel.
Day 4: Lhasa – Gyantse (3,950m); 261km,
Drive to Gyantse via Yamadroke Lake and high passes: Kora LA (5,010m) & Kamba La (4,794m) – Hotel.
Day 5: Gyantse – Xigatse (3,900m): 90km,
AM: Sight-seeing in Gyantse including Pholkor & Kumbum Monasteries, etc. PM: scenic drive to Xigatse(1.5hrs) through the typical Tibetan Countryside – Hotel.
Day 6: Xigarse – Tingri (4,100m): 270km,
AM: Visit Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. PM: Drive to Tingri crossing over Gyatchula (a pass of 5,200m) – hotel.
Day 7: Tingri – Ronbuk (4,980m): Aprox 90km,
Scenic drive to Ronbuk through the beautiful Tibetan countryside. Explore Ronbuk Monastery (highest monastery in the world) – Guest House.
Day 8: Ronbuk – Everest BC(5545m) – Ronbuk (4+4 km),
Rent a horse cart or walk to the Everest BC and explore around – back to Ronbuk – Guest house.
Day 9: Ronbuk – Nyalam (3,700m)/ Zhangmu (2,300m): 350km/335km,
Drive back to Tingri and further to Nyalam by over-crossing the high pass of lulang La (5,050m) from where one can enjoy the magnificent view of the Mt. Xishapagma (8,212m) & Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201m) and have overnight at Nyalam or continue journey to Zhangmu through the winding mountainous road with hundreds of waterfalls – Guest House in Nayalam/ Hotel in Zhangmu.
Day 10: Nyalam/Zhangmu – Kathmandu: 155km/123km,
After necessary border formalities, continue scenic drive to Kathmandu through the green lush countryside- transfer to your hotel. End of tour.
Trip Cost Includes
Airport pick up and drop by our private car.
Trip Cost Excludes
Lunch and dinner at Kathmandu.
Laundry, telephone calls, Bar Bills ( Mineral Water, cold drinks, whisky, beer etc),
Emergency evacuation if required, donation, tips and all personal nature expenses.