Tibet Overland Tour

Overland Tour - Tibet

Mt. Kailash Tour Tibet Overland Tour drives overland from Kathmandu to Lhasa across the Himalayas by way of the incredible Arniko Highway that connects Nepal with Tibet. Enjoy fabulous mountain scenery enrooted, visit mystical Buddhist monasteries of Tashilungpo at Shigatse, the Kumbum Stupa at Gyantse, and drive past the beautiful Turquoise lake. In Lhasa visit the famous Potala and Norbulinkha palaces, the great Drepung Monastery and walk through the bustling Barkor Bazaar before flying back to Kathmandu (or onward to China). A choice of hotels is available in Lhasa and in other places. An unforgettable encounter with forbidden' Tibet.

Trip Details

  • Trip Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive and transfer to the Hotel Yak & Yeti or Similar. (Sunday, Tuesday or Thrusday).

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu / Also Visa Preparation). Yak & Yeti or Similar.

Day 03: Kathmandu (1300m.)-Zhangmu (2500m.)-123 Km: Early morning scenic drive to Kodari (Nepal-Tibet boarder) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and Zhangmu immigration and drive (8 Km ) To Zhangmu. Over night at Hotel. Zhangmu or Similar.

Day 04: Zhangmu-Xegar (4350m.): 244 km: Day drive to uphill to highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world crossing over Nyalamu pass (3800m.) and Lalung La (5050m.) weather permitting breathing panorma of the beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt Everest (8848m.) but dwarfed by the vastness of the Tibetan plateau. Over night at Hotel Everest or Similar.

Day 05: Xegar-Xigatse (3900m): 244 km: Continue scenic drive crossing over Gyatchu La (5220m.) the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt. Kailash bifurcates to the west. On the way visit Shakya Monastery. Over night at Manasarover Hotel or Similar.

Day 06: Xigatse-Gyantse (3950m.): 90 km: Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama's Tashilhumpu Monastery and Market in Xigatse. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monastery. Over night at Hotel Yeti or Similar.

Day 07: Gyantse-Lhasa (3650m.): 261 km: Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karo La (5010m.), Kamba La (4794m.), colorful Yamdrok Lake and Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo). Over night at Yak Hotel or Similar.

Day 08: In Lhasa: AM visit Potala Palace, PM visit Sera Monastery and Norbulinka. Over night at Yak Hotel or Similar.

Day 09: In Lhasa: AM visit Drepung Monastery, PM visit Jorkhang Temple & Barkhor street. Over night at Yak Hotel or Similar.

Day 10: Lhasa-Kathmandu: Early morning drive to Gongaar airport for departure flight to Kathmandu. Hotel Yak & Yeti or Similar.

Day 11: Trip ends ! fly back home, taking with you the memory of a life time.

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