Kathmandu Lhasa overland Tour via Kerung Boarder - Every Saturday
Kathmandu Lhasa overland tour via Kerung boarder begins from Kathmandu and continues to Tibetan boarder driving along the Kathmandu Kerung Highway following the Trisuli River. This is an adventure overland journey that ends in Lhasa after the several days of rugged drive in the arid landscapes crossing the breathtaking passes, alpine settlements and exploring the ancient culture of the ancient country. Kathmandu Lhasa overland tour is one of the sensitive tours in Tibet. Due to some political reasons and freezing weather in the passes, this tour will remains closed every year from January to March. The best season for this adventure 8 days overland tour is from the beginning of April to the end of November.
Kathmandu Lhasa overland tour via Kerung boarder is the most renowned overland tour in Tibet that fits to everyone especially for those adventure lovers who are thirsting to explore the rugged beauty of Tibetan landscape and its ancient culture, historic cities, and awe-inspiring snowy peaks with exclusive culture of nomadic country.
Kathmandu Lhasa overland tour is one of the most affordable trips as well which passes through the breathtaking landscapes, dramatic passes and splendid mountain peaks on the planet. Similarly, it is a fascinating of the wealth of cultural interest and you will have plenty of opportunity to explore this side of Tibet, both in Lhasa and the other towns including Shigatse and Gyantse where we pass through on our journey from Kathmandu.
Kathmandu Lhasa tour via Kerung boarder Fact
Trip Duration: 7 nights 8 days Mode of tour: Drive in to Lhasa and fly back to Kathmandu or vice versa. Trip starts: From Kathmandu or Lhasa. Trip ends: Lhasa or Kathmandu Group size: Minimum 1 to maximum 15 people Accommodation: Hotels in the cities and guest house enroot on BB based. Mode of transport: Jeep, Van or Mini bus.
Highlights of the Trip: Exploring the rugged beauty of Tibet and exclusive cultures and traditions of the ancient country enjoying the breathing peaks, passes, lakes, monasteries, palaces and lifestyle of nomadic people…
Kathmandu Lhasa Overland tour – via Kerung Boarder
>Day 01: Kathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours drive
Early in the morning scenic drive to Kerung Border (Nepal-Tibet Border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepalese immigration, an hour adventurous uphill drive by Bus & Van (normally) or 2 hour walks uphill (in case of landslide to Chinese immigration, check-in to hotel or Continue drive to Kerung. Stay overnight at Guest House.
Day 02: Kerung - Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4,350m): 225 Km/244 Km
Day drive uphill to the highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world. from where, weather permitting, breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt Cho Oyu (8201 M) & Mt Xishapagma (8012M) but dwarfed by the Vastness of the Tibetan plateau. From TINGRI, one can enjoy the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8,848 M). Stay overnight at Guest House.
Day 03: Tingri/Lhaste - Xigatse (3,900 M): 244 Km
Continue scenic drive crossing Over Gyatchu La (5,220M), the highest pass enroute to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt Kailash bifurcates to the west. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Xigatse - Gyantse (3,950m): 90 Km
Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama's Tashilhumpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monastery. Stay overnight the Hotel.
Day 05: Gyantse - Lhasa (3,650m): 261 Km
Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola (5,010m), Kambala (4,749m), Colorful Yamdrok-Tso Lake and the Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo) – Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 06 and 07: Sightseeing In Lhasa
Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, And Potala Palace Drepung & Sera Monasteries. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Lhasa - Kathmandu:
Early morning drive to Gonggar airport or train station for your departure flight to Kathmandu or to your onward destination to Mainland China.
Trip Cost: (DEPARTURE EVERY SATURDAY)
Tour cost: US$ 660.00
No of Pax: Minimum one pax
Single supplement US$ 150.00 Extra:-
Visa fee: US$ 85.00 per person (100 extra for US passport holders)
Flight Fare (Lhasa- Kathmandu): US$ 260.00 ( Subject to available)
· PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION BY VAN
· TIBET TRAVEL PERMIT
· ENGLISH SPEAKING TIBETAN GUIDE.
· ACCOMMODATION ON TWIN SHARING ROOM BASIS EXCEPT AT GUEST HOUSE
· SIGHTSEEING AND MONASTERY ENTRANCE FEES AS PER OUR ITINERARY
· DAILY BREAKFAST.
· LUNCH AND DINNER
· INSURANCE OF ANY KIND
· PERSONAL EXPENSES SUCH AS A DRINK, TIPS& ETC.
· ANY ADDITIONAL COST DUE TO NATURAL CALAMITIES AND UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCE.
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