8 Days-Nepal border to Lhasa

Itinerary:8 Days Nepal to Lhasa tour

DAY01: PICK UP FROM NEPAL BORDER (2800m)(20km drive)

Group Pick up from Nepal Border Zhangmu or Kyirong and transfer to hotel.Zhangmu border is opened forInternational high way for foreign tourists travelingin to China-Tibet-Nepal tour but it was closed sinceNepal Earthquake.We hope this border will reopen soon. The Kyerong is the border direction of Lake Peikutso and Mt, Shishapangma.The Altitude of Dzongka is 4000m and 70km drive down to Kyirong Custom 2800m.

DAY 02: KYIRONG OR ZHANGMU TO OLD TINGRI (4200m)(300km)

Zhangmu or Kyirong drive to Tingri via beautiful view of Mt,Shisha Pangma, Peiku Tso Lake and Mt,Everest view from Old Tingri.

DAY03: OLD TINGRI-SHIGATSE VIA SAKYA MONASTERY(3900m)(360m)

Tingri drive to Shigatse via Sakya monastery, which is 30km from the main road, after visiting Sakya monastery then drive to Shigatse along the Friendship Highway.Visit Tashi Lhunpu Monastery which is the seat of the Panchen Lamas.

DAY 04: SHIGATSE-SHALU MONASTERY-GYANGTSE(3950m)(90km drive)

Shigatse drive to Gyangtse via visiting Shalu Monastery,Palchok Monastery, Kunbum stupa.Gyantse is the ancient trade center between Tibet and India. Gyangtse drive to Lhasa crossing over high passes like (KAROLA-5050m)KAMBALA-4750)Yamdrok lake-4340m) and the Tibetan lifeline river YARLUNG TSANGPO (Brahmaputra )

DAY 06:LHASA SIGHTSEEING (3650m)(5km drive)

Morning visit Drepung monastery, which is the largest monastery of the Gelugpa sect in Lhasa, it was built in 1416 by Jamyang Choejie, a disciple of Tsongkhapa. After visiting Drepung drive to Norbulingkha the summer palace of the Dalai Lamas which was built in 18th century. Afternoon visit Jokhang temple and Barkhor market, this is the holiest shrine in Tibet and houses a golden statue of the Buddha Shakyamuni which was brought to Tibet by Chinese princess Wenchen.

DAY07:LHASA SIGHTSEEING (3650m)(8km drive)

Morning visit Potala palace, the seat of the both religion and politics in Tibet. It was built in the 7th century by Tibetan king Songtsen Gampo and later renovated by the 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th century. Afternoon visit Sera monastery 5 kilometer north of Lhasa City, it was built in 1419 by Jamchen Choejie, a disciple of Tsongkapa, and the founder of the Gelugpa sect. Sera is one of the three major monasteries of yellow sect in Tibet.

DAY 08: LHASA SIGHTSEEING (65km drive)

Lhasa drive to Airport and flight to next destination

NOTE:*** This trip itinerary can be changed or modified as per your time, requirement and interest.

Cost of This Trip: depend on your group size and your requirements. Please e-mail us for a special price quote.

For more information and booking this trip, please contact us in advance. Thank you for your time.

Itinerary:8 Days Nepal to Lhasa tour

DAY01: PICK UP FROM NEPAL BORDER (2800m)(20km drive)

Group Pick up from Nepal Border Zhangmu or Kyirong and transfer to hotel.Zhangmu border is opened forInternational high way for foreign tourists travelingin to China-Tibet-Nepal tour but it was closed sinceNepal Earthquake.We hope this border will reopen soon. The Kyerong is the border direction of Lake Peikutso and Mt, Shishapangma.The Altitude of Dzongka is 4000m and 70km drive down to Kyirong Custom 2800m.

DAY 02: KYIRONG OR ZHANGMU TO OLD TINGRI (4200m)(300km)

Zhangmu or Kyirong drive to Tingri via beautiful view of Mt,Shisha Pangma, Peiku Tso Lake and Mt,Everest view from Old Tingri.

DAY03: OLD TINGRI-SHIGATSE VIA SAKYA MONASTERY(3900m)(360m)

Tingri drive to Shigatse via Sakya monastery, which is 30km from the main road, after visiting Sakya monastery then drive to Shigatse along the Friendship Highway.Visit Tashi Lhunpu Monastery which is the seat of the Panchen Lamas.

DAY 04: SHIGATSE-SHALU MONASTERY-GYANGTSE(3950m)(90km drive)

Shigatse drive to Gyangtse via visiting Shalu Monastery,Palchok Monastery, Kunbum stupa.Gyantse is the ancient trade center between Tibet and India. Gyangtse drive to Lhasa crossing over high passes like (KAROLA-5050m)KAMBALA-4750)Yamdrok lake-4340m) and the Tibetan lifeline river YARLUNG TSANGPO (Brahmaputra )

DAY 06:LHASA SIGHTSEEING (3650m)(5km drive)

Morning visit Drepung monastery, which is the largest monastery of the Gelugpa sect in Lhasa, it was built in 1416 by Jamyang Choejie, a disciple of Tsongkhapa. After visiting Drepung drive to Norbulingkha the summer palace of the Dalai Lamas which was built in 18th century. Afternoon visit Jokhang temple and Barkhor market, this is the holiest shrine in Tibet and houses a golden statue of the Buddha Shakyamuni which was brought to Tibet by Chinese princess Wenchen.

DAY07:LHASA SIGHTSEEING (3650m)(8km drive)

Morning visit Potala palace, the seat of the both religion and politics in Tibet. It was built in the 7th century by Tibetan king Songtsen Gampo and later renovated by the 5th Dalai Lama in the 17th century. Afternoon visit Sera monastery 5 kilometer north of Lhasa City, it was built in 1419 by Jamchen Choejie, a disciple of Tsongkapa, and the founder of the Gelugpa sect. Sera is one of the three major monasteries of yellow sect in Tibet.

DAY 08: LHASA SIGHTSEEING (65km drive)

Lhasa drive to Airport and flight to next destination

NOTE:*** This trip itinerary can be changed or modified as per your time, requirement and interest.

Cost of This Trip: depend on your group size and your requirements. Please e-mail us for a special price quote.

For more information and booking this trip, please contact us in advance. Thank you for your time.