Kathmandu to Lhasa Tour takes you from one Himalayan heartland to another. This famous route goes along the Friendship highway, a well made and sustained road, which makes the journey pleasant and exciting! In Kathmandu you will have the exquisite chance to visit some of its most spectacular heritage sites, which made their way in the UNESCO list. From Kathmandu (1300m) the road travels gently up to Kodari (1873m), then leaving Nepal to make a steep switchback ascent to Zhangmu (2300m) into Tibet. Once in Tibet, The road then climbs to the top of Tong-la (5120m), continuing to Tingri (4390m),and then down to Shigatse and Lhasa (3510m). The arrival and the stay in Lhasa – one of the holiest places on the planet, is an experience on its own. While at Lhasa, you will have the chance to visit the Dalai Lama’s Potala palace and the Norbulingka Palace, as well as the Tibet Museum, Barkhor Bazaar and Gyantse Dzong.
As travelers, you have the freedom to extend your journey in Nepal and visit some of its other wonders! Asian Journey is dedicated to making your wishes come true in the most convenient and comfortable way!
Day 1 :Arrive Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel
Day 2 :Sightseeing and visa preparation. Overnight at Hotel
Day 3 :Kathmandu to Kerung Border. Overnight at Hotel
Day 4 :Kerung to Lhatse (3950m) -370kms. Overnight at Hotel
Day 5 :Lhatse to Shigatse (3900m) 210kms. Overnight at Hotel
Day 6 :Shigatse to Gyantse (3950m) – 90km. Overnight at Hotel
Day 7 :Gyantse-Lhasa (3650M) – 260km. Overnight at Hotel
Day 8 :Lhasa Sightseeing – Potala Palace and Johkang Temple. Overnight at Hotel
Day 9 :Lhasa sightseeing-Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery. Overnight at Hotel
Day 10 :Depart from Lhasa