16 Days Tour To Lhasa Cum Mt.Kailash (Fly In / Drive Out)

  • Best Season: May to October
  • Elevation: 3600 - 5600 meters

Itinerary

DAY 01: Kathmandu/Lhasa (3650 m). Take off from Kathmandu Airport at 10: 00 hrs. (Nepal Standard Time). Fly over the panoramic Himalayan range to Lhasa. Flight duration Kathmandu / Lhasa lasts for 1hour & 10 minutes. Take picturesque photograph of the icy peaks of the Himalayas from air while flying to Lhasa. During the flight (weather permitting) you will see the following Yarlung Tsangpo River, Lake Tamdrok Tso, Mt. Kanchanjunga (8586m), Mt.Makalu (8463m) and Mt.Everest (8848m).  Upon touch down at the Gonggar Airpor in Lhasa, transfer to the hotel. Complete rest for acclimatization. Overnight in hotel.

DAY 2-3: In Lhasa. Two days sightseeing tours to the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor market, Sera & Drepung Monasteries in Lhasa. Overnight in hotel.

DAY 03: Lhasa/ Gantse (3950m) 388km. Drive along and meander around the holy Yamdrok Tso Lake. Pass through Khamba La (4790m) and Karol La (5110m). Overnight in hotel.

DAY 04: Gyantse/ Xigatse (3900m) 90km. Early morning visit to the Palkhor monastery and Khumbum Chorten Stupa. Drive to Xigatse, the second biggest town in Tibet, the place of the famous Tashi Lumpo Monastery the seat of Panchen Lama until his death in 1989. Overnight in hotel.

DAY 06: Xigatse/ Skakya/ Lhatse/ (4500 m). Drive for approx. 8 hours to Lhatse. On the way visit to Shakya monastery. Overnight in either guest house or tented camp.

DAY 07: Lhatse/ Saga. Drive for approx. 6 hours to Saga. Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 08: Saga/ Paryang. Drive for approx. 6 hours to Paryang. Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 09: Paryang/ Mansarovar (4560 m). Drive for approx. 5 hours to Manasarovar. Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 10: Mansarovar. Rest day at Manasarovar. This day group will do the Lake Manasarovar Parikrama by Jeep which will take approx. 4 hours. Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 11: Mansarovar/ Sersung/ Dirapuk. Drive for approx. 2 hours to Sersung. From walk for approx.5 - 6 hours to Dirapuk.  Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 12: Dirapuk/ Zutulpuk. Walk for approx. 9 hours crossing over the Dolmala pass ( 5600m). Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 13: Zutulpuk/ Darchen/ Paryang. Trek for approx. 3 hours. Trek ends near Darchen and drive to Paryang.  Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 14: Paaryang/ Saga. Drive for approx. 6 hours to Saga. Overnight in tented camp.

DAY 15: Saga/Nylam. Drive for approx. 7 hours to Nylam.  Overnight in guest house.

DAY 16: Nylam/ Zhangmu/ Kathmandu. Drive for approx. 1 and 1/2 hours to Zhangmu. After completion of the immigration formalities at the Chinese immigration office Again we will complete the immigration formalities with the Nepali authorities. From Kodari we drive further to the   Kathmandu by private bus.

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