Tibet Overland Tour

Duration: 8 Days     
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Group Size: 01 - 10 pax

Highlights

  •  Fly over Mt. Everest from Lhasa to Kathmandu. 
  • Explore the cultural highlights of the cities of Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse.
  • Drive overland across the Himalayas from Kathmandu to Tibet. .

Tibet overland tour is one of the popular tours in Tibet. Tibet overland tour is more interesting, crossing the high desert, driving through over 3000-5000 meters, visiting the cave, monasteries including the potala palace and clear view of Mt. Everest is visible from a distance make Tibet overland tour is lifetime experience in Tibet. Since Tibet has been open from 1985, more tourist are visited for the Tibet overland tour because of with in short period tourist relaxing much more then other adventure trip in Tibet. Tibet overland tour is equally fascinating is the wealth of cultural interest and Tibet visitors will have plenty of opportunity to explore this side of Tibet, both in Lhasa and the other towns they pass through on their journey.

Tibet overland tour commence from Kathmandu , following with Friendship Highway through some of the most amazing landscape on Earth to Tibet border with in 5-6 hours drive. Early in the morning Green Valley Nepal Treks representative will pick up from hotel and drop the Tibet border.GVNT representative will introduce with Tibetan guide after immigration formalities in Kodari /Tibet border. After immigration formalities, Tibetan guide will inform you all about the Tibet historical places such as Zhangmu, Nyalam, Tingri, Xeger, Xigatse, Gyantse and to Lhasa. The Tibet overland tour distance covered is approximately 1000 km on four-wheel drive vehicles or a coach. Finally, Tibetan tour guide will make interesting sightseeing around Lhasa including the Potala palace, Norbulinkha palaces, the great Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and walk amongst the crowded Tibetan market - the bustling Barkor Bazaar and eventually GVNT representative will drop to you Gogar airport near by Lhasa for onward destination either back to Kathmandu or other international flight destination. Green Valley Nepal Treks will generate the Tibet overland tour itinerary according to your holiday schedule.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Kathmandu/Zhangmu/Nyalam (2,300M.) 127 Km.
  • Day 2Zhangmu/Nyalam-Lhatse (4,350m.) 244Km.
  • Day 3Lhatse-Sigatse (3,900m.) 244 Km.
  • Day 4Sigatse-Gyantse (3,950m.) 90 Km.
  • Day 5Gyantse-Lhasa (3,650m.) 280 Km.
  • Day 6-7In Lhasa.
  • Day 7Lhasa-Kathmandu.

What’s Included

  • Transportation from Kathmandu to Tibet border by private vehicle and through Tibet part by landcruser.
  • English speaking guide.
  • Monastery entrance fee.
  • Hotel accommodation according to above option on bed and breakfast on twin sharing basis for 7 nights 8 days.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu will be separate which guest will have to pay separately whichever option you prefer .However we do also book accommodation for 2 days if the guest want us to book it. All the above cost only include for Tibet Part.
  • Flight ticket Lhasa/Kathmandu which cost US$450.00.
  • Chinese visa fee Cost US$85.
  • International Airfare.
  • Personal beverages, Photography charges, Insurance of the clients, Tips for staff.