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This is one of the most popular tour we operate from Kathmandu. Travellers who have limited time frame can take this tour with us. This your takes you to Lhasa via the Kathmandu – Lhasa high way (the friendship high way). One the way, we visit Sakya Monastery, Shigatse, Shalu Monastery and Gyantse.
We will make a two days guided sightseeing tour in Lhasa that covers all the historical monuments. On the day 8th, we drop you to the airport for your flight back to Kathmandu.
This tour takes place from April through the end of October, so you can finalize your traveling date as per your convenience. We operate this tour for individuals / small group travelers as well as for family.
All necessary travel permits as well as Tibet visa will be arranged by our agency, so if you are wishing to join this tour, please give your approximate time and Passport details
Duration : 08 Days( Drive in Fly out)
Destination : Kathmandu - Nyalam - Lhatse - Sakya - Shigatse - Shalu - Gyantse - Yamdruk Lake - Lhasa – Kathmandu
Kathamndu Departure : April through October
Mode of Transport : Land Cruiser
Best Time : May, September and October
Day 01 : Kathmandu - Nyalam (3750 m.)
Nyalam Guesthouse (dormitory room). Drive from Kathmandu to the Tibetan border at Kodari (Zhangmu). Continue up the steep switch back road to Nyalam.
Day 02 : Nyalam - Lhatse (3950 m.)
Lhatse Guesthouse (dormitory room). A remarkable day's drive across the Tibetan plateau with Spectacular Mountain views from Lalung - La pass (5050m). Passing through the town of Tingri there is more views of Mt. Everest and Cho - Oyu.
Day 03 : Lhatse - Sakya - Shigatse (3900 m.)
Hotel Everest Friendship (twin sharing room). En route, visit Shakya Monastery before crossing the Lalung - La (4500m) and continuing across the plains to Shigatse.
Day 04 : Shigatse - Shalu - Gyantse (3950 m.)
Hotel Jianzang (twin sharing room). After visiting the Tashilimpu Monastery, it's a short drive to Gyantse with its amazing sights - Khumbum, Palkor Chode Monastery and Gyantse Dzong.
Day 05 : Gyantse - Yamdruk Lake - Lhasa (3650 m)
GyantseHotel Flora (twin sharing room) The highlight of this day is the beautiful turquoise lake, Yamdruk - Tso. After crossing the Kamba - La and the Yarlung (Brahmaputra) River, the journey ends in Lhasa.
Day 06 : Lhasa sightseeing Tour
Guided sightseeing tour of Lhasa - Sera Monastery, Jokhang temple and Barkhor Bazaar.
Day 07 : Lhasa sightseeing Tour
Guide sightseeing tour of Lhasa - Drepung Monastery and Potala Palace.
Day 08 : Lhasa - Kathmandu.
Flight, Lhasa - Kathmandu. Drive to Airport and fly back to Kathmandu.
01. Twin sharing different standard accommodation as per different category package with breakfast.
02. All necessary transportation by 4 WD Toyota Landcruiser.
03. Sightseeing tour as per the Program, an English speaking Guide and monastery entrance fees.
04. China/ Tibet visa fees, Tibet permit and necessary domestic and international flight as per itinerary.
05. Special Trekking permit for Simikot parts with liaison officer fees.
01. All expenses of personal Nature.
02. Nepal re-entry visa fee and airport Departure Tax
03. Charge for photography, air ticket reconfirmation fee and Insurance etc.
Note: All the trekking itineraries are flexible and can be revised in order to best meet your requirements i.e. your time, interests etc. Hence, please suggest us your preferences so that we can prepare the program accordingly and quote the price for the same. You are kindly requested to always feel free to contact us for any information that you require. Your queries are always welcomed and we will be privileged to furnish you with the required information.