Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tibet Tour fly in fly out (7 Night 8 Days)
Start your journey to Tibet with a spectacular flight over the snow capped d Himalayan mountains past Mt. Everest , Malaku and Kanchanjunga. There will be 3 flights in week usually from May to September i.e. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and possible to have a 2 days to weeks trip based on two way flight. In Lhasa visit the famous Potala and Norbulinkha palaces, the great Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple , and walk amongst the crowded Tibetan market - the bustling Barkor Bazaar.Drive past the beautiful Turquoise Lake on the way to the historic town of Gyantse with its unique multi-storied Kumbum Stupa.
The trip allows a number of detours to the highlights of the Tsang Province and the Lhasa City . The trip offers a spectacular insight into the life and culture of the friendly Tibetan people, from the ancient monasteries with chanting monks.
Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour itinerary details:
Day 01: Kathmandu to Lhasa (3650):Fly (1 hr.) to Lhasa over crossing the highest Himalayan range of the world. Transfer and check- in to your hotel .full rest for acclimatization - hotel.
Day 02/03: Explore around Lhasa : Two full days Sight -seeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple , Bharkhor Bazaar, Potala Palace , Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Lhasa to Xigainze (3,900m), 280 km: Scenic drive to xigainze, to the west of Lhasa through the northern road .the drive is scenic as the road drives along the valley made by Bramhaputra River (Yarlung tasangpo). Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Xigatze - Gyantse (3,950m), 90 km: Morning sight - Seeing to the Panchen Lama's tashil humpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum stupa and phalkor Monastery. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Gyantse toTsedang (3,400m), 29km. Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola (5,000m), KAMBALA (4,794m), and colorful yamdrok Lake . Continue drive along the Tibetan lifeline river Brahmaputra (Yarlung tasangpo) on to Tsedang. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Tsedang -Samye to Tsedang: 140km: Early morning drive to put -in - point by the side of the BRAMHPUTRA RIVER and cross the by a local made motor (1 hr.) continue a short (30min) drive by a truck to Samye Monastery explores Samye and drive back to Tsedang. Late afternoon visit Yumbulakhang and also Thandruk Monastery. (Time permitting) - Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Tsedang to Kathmandu: Early morning drive (2 hrs.) to Air port for departure Flight to Kathmandu .
Price For The Trip:
The total cost for the trek or tour you decide you want to do will depend on several different factors. The type of accommodation you prefer in Kathmandu and/or Pokhara will make a difference to the overall cost (budget to 5 star accommodation) The mode of transport you prefer will also affect the cost of your package, for example prices vary greatly between flying versus private car/van, tourist or local buses. The number of guides and/or porters required will also affect the total cost of your trek. For these reasons the same trek/tour can vary in price quite substantially.
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Airport Pick up and Drop
Tibet Travel Permit, entrance fees
Twin share accommodation in respective hotels
Tours and transfers with English speaking guide
All land transport in 4-Wheel Drive jeeps
China Group Visa fees (US$ 58.00 per person)and For USA Nationality(US$142 per person)
Flight Ticket (Kathmandu-Lhasa/Lhasa-Kathmandu)
Departure Tax at Kathmandu airport (Rs. 1600)
lunches & dinners; refreshments, bottled/alcoholic drinks
any tips (hotels, restaurants, guide, driver, etc.)
photography charges at monasteries/palaces/sites
Nepal re-entry Visa (multiple entry visas are available)
extras cost for up-grading rooms at hotels if/when applicable
Any cost arising from political disturbances, strikes, cancellation of flights, deviation in program, delays due to landslides/ road blockage or otherwise
Any services in Kathmandu/Nepal (hotels, transport, etc.).