Day by day ITINERARY
Day 01: Kathmandu (1,300m) – Lhasa (3,650m) or Arrival in Lhasa from ChinaDeparture Transport to Tribhuban Airport and Trans – Himalayan flight to Tibet (Gongaar airport) (1hr.) Drive to Lhasa (1hr.) – Full rest for acclimatization – O/N at Flora Hotel.
Day 02-03: In Lhasa: Two Full Days Sightseeing Tour In Lhasa
Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Bazaar, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery – O/N at Hotel.
Day 04: Lhasa – Gyantse (3950m) - Shigatse (3900m)Drive to Gyantse via Yamadroke Lake and high passes: Kora LA (5,010m) & Kamba La (4,794m) – Sight-seeing in Gyantse including Pholkor & Kumbum Monastery. PM: scenic drive to Xigatse(1.5hrs) through the typical Tibetan Countryside – Yak Hotel.
Day 05: Xigatse – Ronbuk (4980m) 334kmAM: Visit Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. Then Drive to Xegar crossing over Gyatchula (a pass of 5,200m) – Scenic drive to Ronbuk through the beautiful Tibetan countryside. Explore Ronbuk Monastery (highest monastery in the world) – O/N at Guest House
Day 06: Ronbuk – Everest BC – Shigatse (3900m)Hike up to Everest BC and explore around – back to Ronbuk -Drive to Shigatse O/N at Hotel.
Day 07: Shigatse to Lhasa (3600m) 351km Drive back to Lhasa O/N at Hotel.
Day 08: Lhasa to Kathmandu or China
Departure to Gonggar airport and fly back to Kathmandu.