Highlight of Tibet Tour / Tibet Lhasa tour –
- Exploring marvelous views of many stunning mountains like: Mt. Xisapangma (8,212 meter\26942ft.) and Mt. Cho- Oyu (8,201 meter\26906ft.) along with amazing ancient monasteries and enchanting lake. Tibet Overland Tour provides you a great chance to closely observe the local Tibetan culture. Explore great landscape with their own different traditions, norms and values and spectacular wildlife of this region.
Trip Summarize –
Tibet Tour / Tibet Lhasa tour Overland Tour is an amazing tour package to explore Nepalese Countryside beauty and Tibetan culture and traditions. You will start the tour with an adventurous overland drive from Kathmandu to Lhasa city. While conclude your Tibet tour with an exotic Himalayan flight back to Kathmandu at Gonggar Airport in Lhasa. The flight will be lifetime experience over the breathtaking Himalayas.
Similarly, you will enjoy fabulous and stunning drive in Tibet with lifetime adventure experience. Drive to Xegar via Lalugla pass from where you can enjoy the beautiful view of Mt. Xisapangma (8,212 meter) and Mt. Cho- Oyu (8,201 meter). Although, you will continue drive to Lhasa via Yamdrok Lake. Sunrise Adventure trek team will make your Nepal tour awesome. You can also sight seen tour in Kathmandu and explore ancient temples and monasteries.
Likewise, visit mystical Buddhist monasteries of Tashilungpo at Shigatse, the Kumbum Stupa at Gyantse, and drive past the beautiful Turquoise Lake. However, you can visit to Lhasa the famous Potala and Norbulinkha palaces and finally, the great Drepung Monastery. Walk through the bustling Barkor Bazaar before flying back to Kathmandu or onward to China.
When you arrive in Lhasa either by train or flight, your guide will greet you and take you to your hotel. Tourists may view the Yarlung Tsangpo River/ Bhamaputra river (the Longest and largest river in Tibet) and Lhasa river on their way to Lhasa.After arriving in Lhasa, you can take a rest and get acclimatized to high altitude. If you feel to go out, then you can go to the Potala Square, where you will enjoy the fountain with different colors and get amazing photos of the Potala and around.Stay overnight in Lhasa.
Today’s tour will first bring you to the Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It was put to use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. The most valuable collections of Potala Palace are the gilded burial stupas of former Dalai Lamas and meditation Caveofthe-33rd-great-king-of-Tibet. Then after lunch, tourists head to Jokhang Temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century, in order to promote the Buddhist religion. Inside you can see the statue of Buddha Sakyamuni at the age of twelve, perhaps the only most venerated object in Tibetan Buddhism. Around the temple is Barkhor street where you can do kora (a religious circle of a building or mountain) with pilgrims and locals, in the meantime you can buy souvenirs.Stay overnight in Lhasa
In the morning ,you are going to visit Drepung monastery which is one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, founded in 1416 by Jamyang choge, one of the Tsongkhapa’s main disciples. Ganden palace used to be Dalai lama’s palace in the Drepung before he moved to the Potala palace.In the Afternoon, Tourists will visit Sera Monastery which is another one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, founded in 1419 by Jamchen Chojey, one of the Tsongkhapa’s main disciples. The hot attraction is the Monks debate at around 3 – 5 in the afternoon.Stay overnight in Lhasa
The guide will transfer you to the airport or train station and help you get on board.