17 Days (6 days Lhasa tour, 5 Days by road)
Trip No. SR164
Max. Altitude: 3500 m/11480 ft
After two days in the town of tsetang, the cradle of Tibetan civilization, we drive to Lhasa enroute mendruling monastery, which is renowned as the center of learning. Four days in Lhasa you will visit the Potala Palace, Norbulingkha, Jokhang, Drepung, Sera and Ganden monasteries, you also will be able to go to visit the Tibetan Medical center, where splendid history of Tibetan medicine is shown. Then we drive along the Lhasa / Kathmandu highway to Gyantse, Shigatse, and shegar befor going across the border to Kathmandu.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
Day 02/03: Free day or tour option in Kathmandu
Day 04: Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa, Tsetang
Day 05/10: On Lhasa tour
Day 11: Drive to Gyantse and visit gyantse Monastery.
Dau 12: Drive to Shigatse and visit Tashilunpo monastery and the market.
Day 13: Drive to Shegar.
Day 14: Drive to Zangmu.
Day 15: Exit and drive to Kathmandu
Day 16: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 17: Transfer to the airport for final departure.
Seasons: Mar-Dec, Minimum pax: 4