Highland Tibet lhasa city (Alt 3650m.) is well known for beautiful holy cities including historical and religious sites, like mystical Potala Palace (Lhasa), sacred Jokhang temple, sprawling Sera and Drepung monastery. World heritage and stunning temples, Jokhang Temple, one of the most devotional streets known as Bakhor temple and tibetan people locality are the major extensions of exploration.
Also, we will across the stunning turquoise color Lake Yamdrok and blooming Nyenchen Kangsar glacier under the sunny plateau climate. We will then continue to experience the distinct culture of western (Tsang) Tibet. There are many lists of exploring new experiences and wonders on the way to Gyantse and Shigste.after exploretion all this things you will back to your won destionation to kathmandu nepal.
Tibet a mysterious Buddhist Kingdom usually popular for having the world’ss highest plateau is also known as the “Roof of the worlds” as the average height of the whole region is more than 36,00 meters (11,811ft)above sea leval. It lies on Tibet plateau of southwest border of China.
Till today , Tibet still remains one of the most interesting ,mysterious, enchanting, remote and underdeveloped parts of the world. Its transformation from a warring and aggressive to a peaceful , pious and gentlepeople by the influence of Buddhism, is very amazing. Its isolation nearly till the second half of the twentieth century; its diverse climatic and geographical conditions strongly attract people of all types from historians, adventurers ,pilgrims and so on.
Nearly all Tibetans follow Tibetan Buddhism, known as Lamaism. Tibetan Buddhism was greatly influenced by Indian Buddhism in its early time, but after years of evolution, Tibetan Buddhism ,Has developed its own distinctive qualities and practices. A well –known example is the belief that there is a living Buddha, who is the reincarnation of the first ,a belief alien to Chinese Buddhism
Day 01: Kathmandu –Rasuwa Gadi –Kyirong (2790m)157km8-9hrsEarly morning drive to Rasuea gadi, drive will take about 6 to 7 hrs to reach Tingri. Drive offer beautiful view of terraced fields, river and rustic villages of Nepal before we enter Langtang National park Area.From there further 1 hour drive to Rasuwagadi through narrow and zig zag road.Afer immigration formality of Nepal we take short drive and walk through the bridge before we do entry formality of Tibet where you will meet guide from Tibet side .After entry formality drive about 24 km around 1 hour Drive to Kyirong where we end the journey of the day O/N Guest house BB
Day 02: Kyirong- Tingri (4300m)323km,7-8 hrs. Early morning after breakfast drive about 7-8 hrs hrs to reach Tingri. Drive offer beautiful view of Mountain, Lake and small village of Tibet.On the way to Tingri we may catch a glimpse of the majestic Mt .Everest and other peaks over 8000m such as Mt. Shisapangma, Mt .Cho Oyu.Today, the difference in landscape is quite special-the barren rugged land scape of Tibet to the mighty Himalayas.O/N Guest House BB
Day 03: Tingri-Shigatse(3900m) 235km 4-5 hrs Today we drive 235 km which takes about 4/5hrs to reach Shigatse. We will take lunch in Lhatse which is about 150 km away.Then after a few hour drives along beautiful rivers we finally reach our destination Shigatse the place of the famous Tashilhunpo Monastery,the seat of Panchen Lama. O/N Hotel BB
Day 04:Visit Tashilhunpo Monastery-Gyantse (3975m) 2 hrs-After breakfast,visit Tashilhunpu Monastery. The monastery is the traditional seat of successive,the second highest ranking lineage in the tradition .After sightseeing we drive to Gyantse which will take around 2 hours of driving .O/N Hotel BB
Day 05: Gyantes-Lhasa (3490m) 6-7 hrs Today you will have a sightseeing tour to the Khubum Stupa is an architectural Masterpiece built in the style of 108-sided Mandala.It is the most reserved stupa in Tibet and houses 112 chapels of which only 23 are open to the public. After the sightseeing we will have a 6-7 hrs drive to Lhasa crossing the karola pass (4794m).The karola pass climbs between two lofty mountains, Nozing Khangsa (7223m)and Raljung (6236m) while driving you will see the Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise Lake )which takes approx. 1 hous to cross around.After passing Kampala,Lhasa Valley is seen to the north.You will also cross the Brahmaputra River.Reaching Lhasa and check in Hotel.O/N Hotel BB
Day 0 6 -07: Sightseeing Tour Lhasa-These two days you will be engrossed with sightseeing and excursion of Lhasa including Potala palace, jokhang Temple,Barkhor Market, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery.O/N Hotel BB
Day 08: Lhasa –kathmandu OR to Main Land China
After breakfast drive to airport(1.5 hrs) or railway station(20-30 min)to catch flight or train to onward destination End of service: