Tibet overland tour is perfect and most popular one among the traveler which offer to experience a venture happiness about the roof of the world. It is an adventurous journey which includes most of the best part of Tibet. This tour is designed for those who adored high altitude land, Himalayas and Antique monuments.
It takes you to brief looks step by step new cultural parts of there. Also, you will have many attractive destinations and major attractions of the areas such as Tibet’s most flourishing towns Xigatse, Gyantse, and Lhatse. Here, you will visit lovely monasteries and other beautiful historical places.
Each route to Tibet has its own distinctive, and the perfect routes are Sichuan-Tibet Highway and Yunnan-Tibet Highway. You can have remarkable landscapes of the gorge, snow-capped mountains and beautiful forest. In eastern Tibet, Kham is the finest unspoiled area of Tibetan folk custom and is hardly pretentious by modern civilization. There you found monasteries, Buddhist schools and hundreds of thousands of monks. You can see canyon around monasteries and the pleasant life of Tibetan people with Buddhism.
Tibet Overland Tour offers an astonishingly attractive scenic landscape, interesting people and their culture, soothing lakes, many high passes with beautiful views of the mountains. As it is enriched by the ancient most excessively adorned monasteries and temples and ever smiling faces of people and their classic lifestyle.
In spring and summer, you can create memories of yourself for your further days. Whereas, summer is the rainy season when the road is muddy and landslide may occur at any time because of the special geography of highways. It’s not suitable for you to appreciate the stunning scenery due to the low visibility during that time.
We will have a breathtaking scenic view of Himalaya ranges including Cho Oyu (8201m), Mt Xishapagma (8021 m) and Mt Everest. Here you can make your own day along with stunning scenery dominated by green pastures, rivers and rivulets, snow-capped mountains, waterfalls and delightful flora and fauna of the canyon of kerung Lhatse and Xegar.
Even though inexpressible devastations brought about during the Cultural Revolution, Tibet’s past grandeur, majesty, magic & mystery still remains undiminished. One can still see today nomads herding their yaks, pilgrims’ worshipping at sacred shrines & the expansive, striking & enduring Himalayan topography during the overland tour of Tibet.
Overland Tibet Tour via Nepal land so rich in culture, tradition and steeped in religion with its unique landscape, casts an enchanted spell that holds you in thrill and excitement, a spectacular panoramic flight over the mighty Himalayas which has it all for you to witness it.
Highlights of Overland Journey to Tibet
- Adventurous journey in the roof of the world- travelers
- Encountering new culture
- Challenging high passes, Turquoise Lakes, nomad cultural experience and visiting Potala Palace
- Norbulinkha Dalai Lama’s retreat palace, Jokhang Temple, Bustling Bharkhor Market, Khumbum Monastery
- Spectacular views of the snow-capped Himalayan panorama.
- Day 1:Welcome to Kathmandu (1300 m/4264 ft):
- Day 2:Preparation and Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley:
- Day 3:Drive from Kathmandu to Nyalam:
- Day 4:Drive to Nyalam-Tingri/ Lhatse:
- Day 5:Drive to Xigatse:
- Day 6:Exploring Xigatse and Drive to Gyantse:
- Day 7:Drive to Lhasa:
- Day 8:Sightseeing around Lhasa:
- Day 9:Fly Back to Kathmandu:
- Day 10:Final departure:
- Twin sharing hotel accommodation in Lhasa,
- Best available Hotel/Guest House enroot on BB (Bed and breakfast) basis,
- All necessary transportation Kathmandu/Lhasa,
- Sightseeing tour as per the program,
- English speaking Tibetan Guide,
- All monasteries entrance fees
- All expenses of personal nature,
- Nepal re-entry visa fee,
- Airport departure tax.
- Emergency Evacuation
- Lunch and dinner.
- In case of natural calamities i.e. political unrest, cancellation of flight due to weather, landslides etc the extra charge should be born by themselves.
- Airfare Lhasa/Kathmandu, Tibet/China visa fee and urgent visa charge.
In Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition, your safety precedes every other thing. During the trip, the factors such as weather, natural disaster or a multitude of other factors which are beyond our control can subsequently bring the changes in the itinerary. Although all the itinerary we provide to you is guided and standard; please note that your team leader has the authority to alter or even drop the planned itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concern. All the alternations or changes of the standard itinerary are made by the leader by taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. We give our best effort to stick with the above-mentioned itinerary; however, in case of any unpredicted event which is beyond our control, you need to be flexible and take after the guideline as instructed by your leader.
Note that the company won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itineraries or any delays due to unforeseen circumstances.
Hotel and Accommodation:
In cities and large towns, you will be accommodated in good quality properties that are centrally located, atmospheric and reliable.
We provide you with the 2 to 3-star standard hotel while you are at Kathmandu (i.e. for 2 Nights). During your Tibet tour, we provide you with the standard hotels (also 2 to 3-star hotels) for your accommodation.
In Tibet Tour beside the 2 / 3 stars hotel, some 4 / 5 - star luxury accommodation is also available. If you want to change the accommodation plan to the luxury, please do let us know so that we can arrange and book the hotel for you for your Kathmandu stay.
A variety of meals are available in most hotels that we stay for the overnight. Among the food served in the hotel, some of the most popular are Indian, Chinese, Nepalese, Bhutanese, Tibetan and the more common continental food. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes are also available in every restaurant and hotel.
All the food and Beverages included on the package are provided by the company itself. We will be served all meals in Tibet. We will have breakfast and lunch at the hotel where we stay for the night. On the everyday tour, the tour leader will decide the available place and stop for the lunch.
Upon your arrival at Kathmandu after the successful tour, we will provide a farewell dinner consisting of authentic Nepalese cuisines.
Transportation for the Trip:
We at Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition provide all the necessary transportation facilities for your trip. We provide private vehicles for airport pick up. We also provide all private ground transportation facilities during your trip in Tibet.
Guide, Crew Member, and Group Size:
The Overland Journey to Tibet; in the Land of Snow is organized for a lone traveler to the maximum of 15 people at once. In case of more number of travelers, we split the group into two as per the number of travelers. Each group is accompanied by the well experienced and professional English speaking tour guide.
Booking and payment:
For the trip outside Nepal; such as- Bhutan, Tibet, and India you will need to pay 50% of total cost as advance payment. Once you have paid the 50% of total cost along with the copy of your passport and flight details we can confirm and book your trip to Bhutan, Tibet, and India. The remaining cost can be paid after you arrive in Nepal for your trip. You will have various options to pay i.e. either you can pay by cash or you can do bank transfers and use credit cards. So, you can check on our website for bank details and if you are willing to pay by using cards you can navigate to our website or contact us for more info.
In Tibet, the Tibetan Language is mainly spoken. Tibetan is an official language of the Tibet Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. The written language is based on Classical Tibetan and is highly conservative.
Apart from the Tibetan language, English language is also used in the tourism business. Similarly, languages such as Nepali and Hindi are also spoken by the Nepalese and Indian Merchants.
Some useful Tibetan phrases during tours:
Hello: Tashi dele
How are you: Kherang kusug depo yin pey
Good day: Nyinmo delek
Thank You: thoo jaychay
See you: Lok jey gay
Goodbye( when leaving): kale shoo
Personnel Expenses largely influenced upon your habit of expenditure. We provide you with all the necessary food and accommodation facilities inside the cost of your Tibet Trek and Tour. So, you only need money to pay for your drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages) and snacks while strolling on the trail of Bhutan. Likewise, you can also use the money to buy you souvenirs of the trip, entrance tickets, hot showers, tips and many more.
Note that, tips and gratuities are not mandatory, but it is fine if you wish to. If you feel like the service provided to you is excellent, then you can tip directly to staffs. Of course, there is no obligation to tip if you are disappointed with the service you receive. As a suggestion, we advise you to allocate an amount of 5 - 10% of the total package price for tips. The amount you give depends on your budget and appreciation of their work.
China visa is pre-processed by our company itself. We just need to have your passport copy by scan on our e-mail. We will
send you an electronic visa on your mail. You need to print and carry the e-visa to fly to Tibet. At Tibet immigration authorities will stamp on your passport.
Your passport must be valid more than 6 months at the time of travel in Bhutan.
* Notes: There are regular flights from Kathmandu Nepal, to Tibet. for flights and package please contact us now*
Why Book With Us?
- Best price
- Best safety records
- Easy payment processing
- Customizable trips as per your needs
- Departure for every booking
- Best customer care
- Specialized care and considerations
- Easy cancellation conditions
Please provide us your full credentials or a copy of your passport. Give your weight so that preplan your group’s trips for proper weight distribution. You may deposit 20 to 30 percent advance of the total package amount while booking. You may pay rest of the amount before the flight. You can also pay us by card, bank transfer or online. Please visit here for payment details.
If you are unable to make your trip, let us know in advance. We will refund you as per our booking terms and conditions and available time frame. At times, there might be delays or cancellation of flights due to weather and unforeseeable reasons. In such cases, we will make our best effort to adjust your bookings and rearranging the schedule.
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- Destination Tibet
- Trip Difficulty Moderate
- Trip Style Tour
- Accommodation Hotel
- Group Size 02 - 12
- Max Altitude 5200 Meter
- Transportation: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
- Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner