The flight from Kathmandu across the Himalayan mountain provides a fitting
introduction and perspective of our journey in Tibet. The Potala Palace,
which rises above the town of Lhasa, dominates the landscape yet is dwarfed
by the awesome size and beauty or the surrounding mountains.
The overland journey traverse high passes and rugged terrain before
crossing the Himalayan range back into Nepal.
Day 1 : Fly Kathmandu to Lhasa
Upon arrival at Gonggar airport, you shall be met and transfer provided to
Lhasa City. O/nt at Hotel
Day 2 - Day 3 :
Drive to Gyantse over 2 mountain passes
visiting Yamdrok - Tso lake enroute. O/nt at Hotel Gyantse.
Day 4 : Lhasa - Xigatze (3,900m.)
280 km. Scenic drive to xigatze through the northern route.
Day 5 :
Visit The Khumbhum Stupa & Phalkor
Monastery, and drive to Shigatse. Sightseeing tour of The Tashilunpo
Monastery & the free Tibetan market. O/nt at Hotel Shigatse.
Day 6 :
Drive to Xegar. O/nt at Hotel Quomolangma.
Day 7 :
Drive to Zhangmu. O/nt at Hotel Zhagmu.
Day 8 :
Drive downhill to Friendship Bridge where
transportation awaits for the Group's journey to Kathmandu.