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The mild and pleasant climate in central Tibet makes this area available for tourists year around. This route offers the epitome of Tibet with some of the most impressive visions: snow-capped mountains and holy lakes, splendid monasteries and palaces, original villages and unsophisticated people. With the better road conditions and accommodations along the way, it is now the most popular route. Drive through to the highest plateau of the world, with the typical view of Landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world crossing over Nyalam Pass (3800m) and Lalunga (5050m), weather permitting breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan Ranges including Mt. Everest (8850m) but dwarfed by the vastness of the Tibetan Plateau.

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Day to day schedule to Tibet: 08d Central Tibet Tour

  • Day 01: Kathmandu (1300M)-Zhangmu (2,500): 123KM o/n in guesthouse

    Early morning scenic drive to Kodari(Nepal-Tibet Border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and start a short walk ( Approx.1.30hrs)ascending with porters to Zhangmu immigration and Nyalam(3700m)

  • Day 02: Nyalam-Shakya Xegar(4350m):244Km. o/n in a guesthouse

    Drive through to the highest plateau of the world, with the typical view of Landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world crossing over Nyalam Pass (3800m) and Lalunga (5050m), weather permitting breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan Ranges including Mt. Everest (8850m) but dwarfed by the vastness of the Tibetan Plateau.Overnight local guesthouse.

  • Day 03: Xegar - Xigatse (3,900m): 244km o/n in a hotel

    Continue scenic drive crossing over gyatchu la (5,200m), the highest pass in route to Lhasa via Lhatse

  • Day 04: Xigatse - Gyantse (3950m): 90 km

    Morning sightseen to the Panchen Lama’s Tashihumpu & monastery, drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbuk stupa & Phalkor Monastery, overnight at hotel.

  • Day 05: Gyantse - Lhasa (3650m): 261km o/n in a hotel

    Full day picturesque drive crossing over karola (5010m), color full Yamdruk
    lake and the Tibetan life line, river Brahmaputra (Yarlung Tsangpo)

  • Day 06/ 07: (Lhasa)Two full day sightseen tour to Lhasa including Jokhang temple, Barkhor bazar, Potala palace, Drepung & Sera monastery o/n in a hotel
  • Day 08: Lhasa - Kathmandu.

    Early morning drive to Gongar airport for departure, flight to Kathmandu.

What is included?

  • Transport with minibus in Nepal part and in Tibet with Land cruiser
  • Pension fund , insurance for local staff of Himalayan Leaders
  • Flight fare from Kathmandu -Lhasa
  • All accommodation on Bed and Breakfast basis in twin sharing room
  • Tibet travel permits, Tibet visa and monument entrance fees
  • Tibetan English speaking guide and cook out of Lhasa in Tibet
  • Sightseeing as per mention in the program

What is excluded?

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Nepal re-entry visa fee
  • Travel insurance in case of emergency
  • Extra transport or porter incase of accident or any emergency
  • Personal expenses

Trip Customization

All our programs are just one example of what is possible. Himalayan Leaders since 1989 (!) Experience in organizing tailor made tours. Therefore, contact us for your personal desire program! Send us an email  and we are glad to help!

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What is included?

  • Transport with minibus in Nepal part and in Tibet with Land cruiser
  • Pension fund , insurance for local staff of Himalayan Leaders
  • Flight fare from Kathmandu -Lhasa
  • All accommodation on Bed and Breakfast basis in twin sharing room
  • Tibet travel permits, Tibet visa and monument entrance fees
  • Tibetan English speaking guide and cook out of Lhasa in Tibet
  • Sightseeing as per mention in the program

What is excluded?

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Nepal re-entry visa fee
  • Travel insurance in case of emergency
  • Extra transport or porter incase of accident or any emergency
  • Personal expenses

Trip Customization

All our programs are just one example of what is possible. Himalayan Leaders since 1989 (!) Experience in organizing tailor made tours. Therefore, contact us for your personal desire program! Send us an email  and we are glad to help!

Do You have a question about this trip?

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