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TIBET OVERLAND TOUR WITH EVEREST BASE CAMP – 2017

TIBET OVERLAND TOUR WITH EVEREST BASE CAMP – 2017

Tibet is one of the most sought out travel destinations of the world. Either for pilgrimage, spiritual reasons or for the sake of the great scenery, Tibet overland tour has always allured tourists from around the globe. The Tibet Autonomous Region lies in the southwest of China and in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. It is bounded to the north by Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and Qinghai Province, to the east by Sichuan Province, to the south east by Yunnan Province, and to the south and west by Burma, India, Bhutan, Sikkim and Nepal. The region covers an area of around 1.22 million km2, which accounts for 12.8% of the total area of China. Out of several activities and tours in Tibet, the best way to understand and visit Tibet is by taking a tour starting in Lhasa and ending in Kathmandu. The excitement of being on the Roof of the World with the awesome natural beauty of Tibet is one of the highlights of the trip. Not to forget the added bonus of an opportunity to reach Everest Base Camp from the northern side. Long regarded as a land of mystery and magic, harsh yet exquisitely beautiful, Tibet is without a question a world apart. Overland tours reveal some of the best Tibet has to offer – high passes topped by colorful prayer flags, crystal clear lakes in indescribable shades of brilliant blue, snow capped ranges sheltering valleys, covered by fields of barley and golden yellow rape. This current itinerary of Lhasa to Kathmandu overland is the result of much experience and client feedback. This tour package is also often considered as Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour , not to be confused with !

Highlights

  • Jokhang Temple – spiritual heart of Tibet
  • Potala Palace – residence of the Dalai Lamas
  • Vast university monasteries of Drepung and Sera
  • Towering Maitreya and ornate reliquary chorten in Tashilumpo Monastery, Shigatse
  • Fortified monastery at Sakya, once the political heart of Tibet
  • World’s highest monastery and Everest Base Camp
  • Deluxe accommodation in Lhasa and the best available accommodation outside of Lhasa
  • Suitable for single travelers willing to join a group, making deluxe tours in Lhasa affordable

Trip Details

  • Trek Grade: Challenging
  •  Trek Code: RMT-EVR-TBC-10
  •  Duration: 10 days
  •  Trek Style: Guest House
  • Fixed Departure Dates
    April 13 and 27, 2017
    May 11, 18 and 25, 2017
    June 15 and 29, 2017
    July 13, 20 and 27, 2017
    August 17 and 31, 2017
    September 14 and 21, 2017
    October 12 and 19, 2017

 

Itinerary

Day 01 Lhasa arrival / transfer to Yak htl x 04 nights
Day 02   Visit Drepung, Norbulinka and Sera
Day 03  Visit Potala and Jokhang – Barkhor incl guide only
Day 04  Lhasa
Day 05  Yamdrok tso – Gyantse / Jianzang Hotel
Day 06  Pelkhor – Sakya gompa – Shegar / Shegar Hotel
Day 07  Rombuk – hike to EBC / Rombuk guest house A
Day 08  Shigatse / S. Lhandup Hotel
Day 09  Tashilumpo – Lhasa / Yak Hotel
Day 10  First transport to airport will leave hotel at 07:30 am (targeting flights to Kathmandu)
Second transport to airport will leave hotel at 09:30 am (targeting flights to China )
Drive from Lhasa city to airport is around 90 min and hence please book flights accordingly




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