Tibet is famous as the roof of the world for its average elevation of 4000 meters. One of the world's most extraordinary destination where adventure lurking around almost each corner. Lhasa the capital lies high in the barren wilderness of the Tibetan mountains, its name the "Roof of the World" is no idle statement. The valley bottoms of Tibet are higher than the highest mountains elsewhere. It's snow covered plateau are the highest in the world, and apart from the Everest, which Tibetans see from 'the other side', many mountains are over 15000 feet. Moktan Adventure, helps you travel to tibet with ease.
Tibet is the referred real Shangri-la, the forbidden land, the roof of the world and the holy land of your innermost desire. Tibet has snowy mountains and grasslands, scattered herds of yak and nomads on the plateau, spectacular monasteries and unsophisticated smiles, tranquil lake and transparent blue sky. These are just a few of the reasons visitors to Tibet often find themselves coming back.
The first stop for most Tibet tours is inevitably Lhasa, the capital of Tibet Province. Colorful and historic, the holy city of Lhasa lies in a small valley 3700 meters above sea level. The Potala Palace and Jokhang are the must-see destinations for visitors to Lhasa. Tibet has so many destinations, too numerous to mention, which makes visitors keep coming back. It is a province unique in China for its magnificent temples, snow-capped peaks, nomad camps, pilgrims and ethnic culture. It is a truly a place to stir the senses and nourish the soul - of all the destinations in China.
Astonishing part of Tibet tour is to view the unusual faces of the Himalaya Range: on the north side, the ever-stretching snow mountains and dreadful weather make it an inhospitable land. While the south side of the Himalaya holds luxurious shades of green, with waterfalls and flows flushing almost everywhere. Wondering at this Mother Nature’s masterpiece is the only thing you can do in this place.
DAY 01:- Kathmandu (1345) - Nyalam (3700 m), 156 Km
Early morning scenic drive to KODARI (Nepal - Tibet border) through the beautiful Nepalese country side and after necessary border formalities both at Nepalese and Chinese immigration, Drive to Nyalam. Overnight Guest House, B/B, Dormitory.
DAY 2 : Nyalam to Lhatse (4100 m ), 225 Km
Drive to Lhatse via Lalungla pass. From where you can enjoy the Beautiful view of Mt Xisapangma (8212m) and Mt. Cho-oyu (8201m) and continue Journey to Lhatse. O/N Guest House, B/B, Dormitory.
DAY 03: Lhatse to Shigatse (3900 m ), 244 Km
Dive to Shigatse Crossing over the Gyanchula pass (5200M) Visit Palten Lama’s Tashilompu Monastery O/N hotel, B/B, Twin Room.
DAY 04: Shigatse to Gyantse (3950 m), 90KM
Drive to Gyantse, Visit Phalkhor Monastery, Khumbula stupa. O/N Hotel, B/B, Twin Room.
DAY 05: Gyantse to Lhasa (3650 m ), 261 Km
Drive to Lhasa Via Yamdrok Lake. O/N, hotel, B/B, Twin Room.
DAY 06-07: Two full days sightseeing tour in Lhasa
Sightseeing tour of Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera & Drepung Monastery and Barkhor Street. O/N Hotel B/B, Twin Room
DAY 08: Lhasa to Kathmandu, 1 hour by flight
Departure Transport to Gonggar Airport and Fly Back to Kathmandu.
Includes / Excludes
1. Accommodation in dormitory and hotel as indicated in the itinerary
2. Required transporation
3. Local English speaking tibetan guide
4. Entrance fees at various places
5. All required visa and permits
6. Lhasa - Kathmandu flight ticket
1. Lunch & dinner throughout the trip
2. Nepal entry and re-entry visa fee
3. Insurance and personal expenses.
4.American Passport holder: USD 90 for additional visa charge