8 Days Tibet Lhasa Tour

8 Days Tibet Lhasa Tour
08 days

Overview

8 Days Tibet Lhasa Tour is a land of rich Buddhist culture and tradition. Our eight-day the tour begins with a flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa and a drive across the spectacular Tibetan Plateau to return to Kathmandu.  We spend two days in Lhasa where you will have the opportunity to participate in walking the circuits pilgrims follow there and around the city, visiting the Barkhor market, Jokhang Temple, Sera & Drepung monasteries, and other sites where the living culture is practised. We then drive to Xigatze, Gyantse, Tsedang and across the Tibetan
plateau, visiting the Samye Monastery along the way.

8 Days Tibet Lhasa Tour, Our drive covers 3450 km of road from Lhasa to Kathmandu and is suitable for families as well as small groups wanting a glimpse into the culturally rich life of the Tibetans.  Acquiring visas for Tibet can be challenging. But be assured that the staff at Shiva Excursion will handle all necessary paperwork, arrange safe transport, and provide you with the best guides for your visit.  Contact Shiva Excursion today for the
best pricing this season. Local Trekking Agency in Nepal, which is Operating Professional Lhasa Tour Guide.

Brief Itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu (1,300m) to Lhasa (3,650m)

Day 02-03: Sightseeing in Lhasa

Day 04: Lhasa to Xigatze (3,900m) 280 Km

Day 05: Xigatze to Gyantse (3,950m) 90Km

Day 06: Gyantse to Tsedang (3,400m) 29km

Day 07: Tsedang to Samye Tsedang 80 Km

Day 08: Tsedang to Kathmandu

Details Itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu (1,300m) to Lhasa (3,650m)

With an early morning flight to Lhasa, we will start our tour. It will be about 1 Hr. we will feel as if we are flying in heaven in this duration. We will be offered with magnificent view of mountain ranges. Reaching on Lukla we take our luggage and walk hotel. We will rest some moments and start our sightseeing.

Day 02-03: Sightseeing in Lhasa

We will start our real tour from day 2. It’s quite large in size. We will spend two days in Lhasa. Our main destinations are Jokhang Temple, Barkhor market, Potala Palace, Sera & Drepung monasteries. Strolling of Lhasa streets should not be missed. Visiting all the main places, we have some leisure time for shopping in stuffs. Finishing our visit, we come back to our hotel for our night. We will make preparation for next day.

Day 04: Lhasa to Xigatze (3,900m) 280 Km

Leaving Lhasa our destination is Xigatze. Driving west to xigatze from northern road of Lhasa, we start our tour. Whole drive is scenic. We will drive along valley made by Brahmaputra River (YARLUNG TSANGPO). With a drive of 280 km we reach xigatze. At first we will be fresh and spend our remaining with a visit around place.

Day 05: Xigatze to Gyantse (3,950m) 90Km

Waking up early morning, PANCHEN LAMA’S TASHILHUMPU MONASTERY will please us. Exploring about it we continue our drive to Gyantse. With an aim of KUMBUM STUPA & PHALKOR MONASTERY we continue our drive. Having short drive of 90 km we reach gyantse for our night.

Day 06: Gyantse to Tsedang (3,400m) 29km

Today is main day of our 8 days Tibet Lhasa tour. We will drive to Tsedang. It will be full picturesque drive. Crossing KAMBALA (4794 m), KAROLA (5010 m) and colorful Yamdrok Lake we have memorable tour. Tibetan lifeline river, BRAMHAPUTRA (YARLUNG TSANGPO) on to TSEDANG is equally important.

Day 07: Tsedang to Samye Tsedang 80 Km

Our today’s drive is last drive for our tour. We drive to Samye tsedang. It goes from other side of Brahmaputra River. Samye Monastery (8th century 1st Buddhist Monastry of Tibet) is visited in our drive. Spending few times we drive to Tsedang. Lastly we visit Yumbulakhang & Thandruk Monastery.

Day 08: Tesedang to Kathmandu

Early morning we drive for 2 hrs to airport. It is departure for our flight to Kathmandu. It will be same like flight to Lhasa. On reaching Kathmandu we will be shifted to our hotel and have a good rest on remaining time.

Cost Details

  • Arrival & departure transportation. 
  • Kathmandu-lhasa-Kathmandu flight Ticket
  • Tibet side: accommodation in  hotel/tents.
  • A/C coach .
  • English speaking Tibetan guide.
  • Nepali tour leader.
  •  Tibet permit/China visa fee.

Cost Excludes:

  • Airfares from Home - Kathmandu - Home.
  • All beverages, Photography charges and Telephone calls.
  • Travel Insurance of clients.
  • Emergency evacuation expenses.
  • Extra cost in the event of landslide for hiring additional transportation.
  • Expenses of personal urgent visa fee etc & Services other than specified.

Date & Depature

Manual Note

The Shiva Excursion Pvt. Ltd offer by Resonation Cost, And if you need more facilities and more group size and Extra Actives. Do not hesitate Call or Email us.

Client Reviews

  • Name : Agnes Beck

    We did the ‚gokyo ri trek’ with shiva excursion. It was our first trek in the Himalaya and it certainly won‘t be our last one!!!! We had such a warm welcome in Kathmandu - everything was arranged and organized for us, so we could just focus on our personal preparation…

  • Name : Mutalib Bin Abdullah

    Assalammualaikum. Good day everyone. MARDI HIMAL BASE CAMP TREK 11-16th.November 2017 WHAT WE PUT OURSELVES INTO? Those are the words that we say about ourselves on the first day of our trekking. This is my first trekking and my friends second. We both don't realise this trekking was very challenging…

  • Name : Leka Shandra

    From the time we landed in Kathmandu, Shiva Excursion took care of us and led us successfully to Annapurna Base Camp. They display exceptional professionalism and took great care in ensuring our safety and made the whole trip so fun. We look forward to having more trekking experiences with Shiva…

  • Name : Svan Kannan

    My second trip to Nepal with Shiva Excursion was rewarded with more than just a fulfilling feel. They take full commitment on your safety , your expectations and your welfare. I had another wonderful trekking trip filled with joy and happiness with them. I'd be coming back to Nepal soon…

  • Name : Yi Zhu

    Great guide service. Arjun never limited us on the food we could order, unlike some guides which limit you to one dish per meal. They were also extremely flexible with the schedule and would be open to making days longer when we felt ready to trek more and cutting days…

  • Name : Ute Pahle

    I met Arjun in 2000 when I travelled through Nepal together with my husband. By that time Arjun was working as a trekking and/or porter-guide in Pokhara. He guided us through the Annapurna Mountains and even carried our backpack for six days.  We enjoyed our hike with him very much!…

  • Name : Taylor Caldwell

    My experience with shiva excursions was unforgettable. Arjun went above and beyond to make our trek to Annapurna base camp special – he even bought me a cake on my birthday! Shiva excursions is not just another trekking company, it’s like a family and I would highly recommend to anyone…

  • Name : Khairul Fahme Selamat

    My maiden trekking trip was from Lukla to Namche. I was guided througout the journey by Arjun. He was very patient, supportive and helpful. He knew that as a first time trekker, I need all the support and assistance to ensure that I complete this journey without any glitches and…

  • Name : Jordan Scibelli

    Shiva Excursion led my first trek in Nepal. Being new to traveling, I was extremely pleased with their hospitality helping us get settled in Kathmandu. Arjun picked our group up from the airport, took us to dine at the finest restaurant in the city and arranged all of our travel…

  • Name : Jessica Young

    “We give our highest recommendation to Shiva Excursions. We took two trips with Arjun Nepal in the Annapurna and Everest regions. He was fantastic. He organized every detail of our experience and not only helped fulfill our dream trip, he provided us with fascinating glimpses of culture and history. In…

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