Lhasa Overland sightseeing Tour

Lhasa Overland sightseeing Tour

Lhasa Tour is considered as the cultural and natural exploration of Tibet. This unparalleled travel experience will help to immerse in the timeless culture of Lhasa and the beauty of scenic Lake out of Lhasa city.

The 7 nights 8 days overland Lhasa tour will take you to experience the Tibetan culture, the panoramic view, art and architecture in Lhasa. The Lhasa trips start from Kathmandu driving you Nepal Tibet border Godhawari or Kerung then continue driving to Lhasa and return by overland or fly to Kathmandu airport. The Godhawari border was closed for a long time after the earthquake in 2015 but now is open. The Kerung border is open so we organized the trip from Kerung border.

Lhasa has a huge range of hotel facilities from budget to star hotel. There are international meals, you can choose.

The Tibet Overland Tour starts from Kathmandu itself from where you take a 5/6 hours drive following the friendship highway exploring some of the most amazing landscapes on the earth. Our representative will take you to the Tibet border and introduce you to a Tibetan guide. After all the immigration formalities are done in Kodari or Kerung and from there you will start the actual tour to Tibet, which covers an approximate distance of 1000 km.

In this Tibet Overland Tour you will enjoy sightseeing around Potala Palace, Norbulingka, the great Draping Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and walk along the crowded Tibetan market the bustling Barkhor Market in Lhasa. After having visited these entire places, our representative will drop you to Gonggar Airport, which is near Lhasa from where you will either take a flight back to Kathmandu or to your onward destination.

 

Day by day itinerary

Itinerary from Kerung border - drive in/flight out 8 days

Day 01: Kathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours drive.

Day 02: Kerung - Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4,350m): 225 Km/244 Km.

Day 03: Tingri/Lhaste - Xigatse (3,900 M): 244 Km.

Day 04: Xigatse - Gyantse (3,950m): 90 Km.

Day 05 Gyantse - Lhasa (3,650m): 261 Km.

Day 06-07: Sightseeing In Lhasa.

Day 08: Lhasa - Kathmandu.

Optional Itinerary from Kodawari border - Drive in /flight out

Day 01: Kathmandu (1,3000m) – Zhangmu (2,500m) Nyalam (3,700m): 123km / 156km.

Day 02 : Ahangmu / Nyalam – Xegar (4,050m): 244km/200km.

Day 03: Xegar – Xigatse (3,900m): 244 km.

Day 04: Xigatze – Gyantse (3,950m): 90km.

Day 05: Gyantse – Lhasa (3,650m): 216km.

Day 06-07: In Lhasa Sightseeing.

Day 08: Lhasa – Kathmandu.