Tibet overland tour is the best and most popular tour package throughout Tibet. This fascinating touring package is designed to let you explore the best sightseeing and religious places around Tibet. The planned Tibet Overland Tour allows travelers to experience an adventure trance about roof of the world. Tibet Overland Tour offers you the most relaxing and adventurous journey within very short width of time. It is equally charming in cultural point of view with ample of opportunities to explore the age old monasteries and caves along with the visit to the historical towns including Lhasa.
Tibet Overland tour starts with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Tibet through Friendship Highway exploring some of the best Himalayan wilderness flourished with beautiful sightseeing sites around. In this Tibet Overland Tour you will enjoy sightseeing around Potala palace, Norbulingka, the great Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and walk along the crowded Tibetan market - the bustling Barkhor Market in Lhasa. This fascinating overland tour into Tibet will let you explore the Forbidden kingdom and its most interesting, exotic natural sightseeing and ancient hidden religious shrines and Buddhist monasteries. Commence Tibet overland tour and enjoy the classic journey into the beautiful wilderness of Tibet.
Day 1: Today we drive a scenic ride through the Friendship Highway from Kathmandu all the way to Nayalam (3750m). Explore around and rest overnight.
Day 2: Today we drive for 285km through Nayalam pass (3800m) all the way to Lhatse (4050m). A continued drive via Lalungla Pass (5050m) has some of the outstanding view of Mt. Xixapangma (8013m highest in Tibet) Mt. Makalu (8464m), Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m) and MT. Everest (8848m). Rest overnight.
Day 3: Today we ride from Lhatse driving 183km all the way to Xigatse (3900m). Explore the sightseeing and ancient religious monasteries around. Rest overnight.
Day 4: Today we drive 90km from Xigatse all the way to Gyantse (3950m). During our trail we Visit Kumbum Chorten which was built around 1400 AD. It later became the main center for trade with British India. Explore throughout the route and rest overnight.
Day 5: Today early morning scenic drive from Gyantse all the way to Lhasa. Lhasa the capital city of Tibet is one of the most touristic destination of Tibet. Rest overnight.
Day 6: Exploration and acclimatization day at Lhasa. Throughout the day we go for sightseeing and excursions of the Potala Palace, the Jokhang temple, surrounding Barkhor market, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Rest overnight.
Day 7: Today after lunch we fly a scenic flight from Lhasa all the way back to Kathmandu.
Destination: Tibet Overland Tour
Activities: Natural and cultural sightseeing tour
Max Elevation: 4050m