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Lhasa to Kathmandu Tour

Lhasa, the administrative capital of Tibet is a city of wonders! It’s cultural richness and absolute location is beyond any words of description. The views of the mountains like Xixapangma, Makalu, Cho-Oyu, Everest, Lhotse, Langtang, etc. from this place is spectacular. The Lhasa to Kathmandu Tour offers art, architecture and craftworks manifested in the monasteries of the city takes us back to time and lets us endeavour the peace that the Buddhist culture preaches for.

The literal meaning of Lhasa is place of Gods. The place is considered holy as it has many places of cultural significance namely Potala palace, Jokhang temple, Norbulingka palace, Sera monastery and Drepung monastery. Placed upon the Red Hill, Potala palace is an impressive palace that dominates the entire Lhasa city! This large palace is divided into two parts – red palace and white palace. White palace which was once the house of local Tibetan government is now a living quarter of Dalai Lama. It was constructed in the 17th century and features the Dalai Lama’s quarters and many vital chapels.

Jokhang temple is the oldest temple in Lhasa and is well decorated with the Tibetan features. The temple is surrounded by the Bakor Street. Visit to Jokhang temple helps you get the unique taste of Tibetan culture. Drepung monastery is the largest monastery in Tibet and Sera monastery has been able to preserve the Tibetan culture very well. Talking about, Norbulingka palace, it is a palace of the Dalai Lama that is grand and artistically phenomenon.

Best Season

Summer,Autum, Spring

  • Day 1

    Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu

  • Day 2

    Obtain Chinese Visa and Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tours

  • Day 3

    Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa

  • Day 4

    Sightseeing Tour in Lhasa

  • Day 5

    Second day sightseeing tour in Lhasa

  • Day 6

    Drive to Shigatse (3900m/12792ft) – 350 K.M. 7 hrs

  • Day 7

    Sightseeing & drive to Shegar (4050m) 244km

  • Day 8

    Drive to Zhangmu (2300m) - 245 K.M 5 hrs

  • Day 9

    Drive to Kathmandu (1337m) 123 K.M 5 hrs

  • Day 10


  • Day 11

Whats included

  • All ground transportation by private vehicle including airport transfers
  • Three nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3 star category hotel in Kathmandu
  • All fees for sightseeing and visits to monasteries as per itinerary
  • Accommodation with breakfast at a 3 star category hotel in Lhasa and Shigatse
  • Best available guesthouses with breakfast at Shegar, and Zhangmu
  • Tibet travel permits and Chinese Visa fees
  • Kathmandu to Lhasa flights in economic class
  • Tibet Tourism Bureau (TTB) approved Tibetan guide including his salary, foods, accommodation, insurance etc
  • All applicable taxes and service charges


Whats not included

  • Meals not specified in the 'Meal Inclusions' in the itinerary”
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal entry or re entry visa
  • Personal shopping and laundry
  • Tips for guide and driver (Tipping is appreciated but it is not mandatory)

Trek Overview

Price $1800
  • Duration10 Days
  • Transport Flight , Bus
  • Group Size4-8
  • Max Altitude3,656 m
  • DifficultyNormal

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