Day 0: Driving from Kathmandu – Kodari – Zangmu:
Scenic drive to Kodari (Nepal-Tibet border), through Nepalese countryside. Overnight at Hotel in Zangmu.
Day 02: Zangmu – Lhatse (Drive) (4050M) 285km:
Driving uphill to the highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape, crossing over Nyalam Pass (3,800 m) and Lalung-La (Pass) at 5,050m, with views of beautiful Himalayan Panoramic ranges including the Mt. Everest (8,848 m).
Mt. Jugal, Mt. Shishapangma (8013m highest in Tibet) Mt. Makalu (8464m), Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m) and Mt.Everest (8848m) are major vies during the driving. Overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 03: Lhatse – Shigatse:
Driving to Shigatse. Shigatse is the second largest town in Tibet and the capital of Tsang, west of Lhasa at an altitude of 3,810 m. It is also of the famous Tashilumpo Monastery. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Shigatse – Gyantse:
In the morning, visiting Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Moanastery, and continue driving to Gyantse. Later in the day, visiting to the Kumbum Stupa and Phalkor Monastery. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 05: Gyantse – Lhasa:
We continue on a full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola Pass at 5,010m, Kambala Pass at 4,794 meter and a colorful Yamdrok lake. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06: Explore Lhasa:
Visiting to Jokhang Temple, situated in the heart of old Lhasa. Surrounding the Jokhang Temple is the bustling Barkhor Market place which is the religious and social focus of Lhasa.
Later in the day visiting to the Potala Palace, this legendary palace built atop a single hill is synonymous with Tibet by the first foremost king Srongtsen Gompa. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 07: Rest Day at Lhasa:
Free sightseeing in Lhasa. Leisure at your own. Overnight at Hotel in Lhasa.
Day 08: Lhasa – Kathmandu:
After breakfast, transfer to airport to fly back to Kathmandu.
We can combine this trip with Mountain Flight to see more mountains from near.
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