Kathmandu Lhasa Overland Tour

Kathmandu to Lhasa Overland tour through the Kerung border begins with a drive over the Langtang Himalayan range enjoying breathtaking snow-capped views and marvelous Tibetan scenery on the way to Lhasa.  Our overland journey tour to Lhasa through Shigatse, Gyantse, and Yamdruk Tso Lake.

After arriving in Lhasa we have 2 days of extensive sightseeing of the Dalai Lama's medieval capital. We'll visit the sacred Jokhang Temple in the old city and listen to the eerie, sonorous chanting of monks. Then at the end of the trip, we fly across the Himalayas to Kathmandu we receive you at Airport and transfer you to Hotel.

Kathmandu Lhasa Overland tour short itinerary,
Day 01:
Kathmandu (1350m) - Kerung Border(2800m) 185Km. 07 – 08 Hours Drive
Day 02: Kerung Town(2800m) - Tengri(4,300m)/ Lhatse(4,350m) 370 Km 05 -06 Hours Drive.
Day 03: Tengri (4,300m)/ Lhatse(4,350m) – Shigatse(3,900m) 235Km/ 265Km 05 -06 Hours Drive.
Day 04: Shigatse(3,900m) – Gyantse (3,950m) 90Km 04 -05 Hours Drive
Day 05: Gyantse(3,950m) - Lhasa(3,650m) 261 Km 05 -06 Hours Drive
Day 06 - 07: Sightseeing in Lhasa(3,600m)
Day 08: Lhasa to Kathmandu or Main Land China.

Kathmandu Lhasa Overland Tour Detail Itinerary

  • 1

    Early in the Morning scenic drive to Kerung Border Nepal Tibet Border through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepali immigration and cross the bridge process for all necessary formalities in Chinese immigration continue drive to Kerung Town. Stay Overnight at Guest House.

    Altitude 2800 m
    Meals Breakfast
    Accommodation Hotel
  • 2

    After Breakfast drive uphill to the height plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering sheer feeling of standing of the roof of the world from where weather permitting, breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201m) and Mt.Xishapangma (8,012m)but dwarfed by the vastness of the Tibetan plateau. From Tingri one can enfou the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8,848m) Stay Overnight at Guest House.

    Altitude 4350 m
    Meals Breakfast
    Accommodation Tea House / Guest House.
  • 3

    After Breakfast continue drive scenic crossing over Gyatchu La(5,220m),the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt.Kailash Bifurcates to the west. Stay overnight at Hotel.

    Altitude 5220 m
    Meals Breakfast
    Accommodation Hotel
  • 4

    After Breakfast Morning Sightseeing to the Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit Kumbum Stupa and Phalkhor Monastery .Stay Overnight at Hotel.

    Altitude 3950 m
    Meals Breakfast
    Accommodation Hotel
  • 5

    After Breakfast full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola(5,010m),Kambala(4,749m),Colorful Yamdrok- Tso Lake and the Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo).Stay Overnight at Hotel.

    Altitude 3650 m
    Meals Breakfast
    Accommodation Hotel
  • 6

    After Breakfast Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazar,Potala Palace, Drepung and Sera Monasteries . Stay Overnight at Hotel.

    Altitude 3600 m
    Meals Breakfast
    Accommodation Hotel
  • 8

    After Breakfast drive to Gonggar Airport or Train Station for your departure flight to Kathmandu or to your onward destination.

    Altitude 3600 m
    Meals Breakfast
    Accommodation Hotel

Cost Includes

    • Kathmandu to borderland transport by private vehicle.
    • Twin Sharing Accommodation as per the Itinerary on Bed & Breakfast (B/B) basis.
    • English Speaking Tibetan Guide.
    • Transpiration as per the Itinerary by Van or Bus.
    • Monastery Entrance Fee.
    • Tibet Travel Permit.

Cost Excludes

    • Lunch and Dinner.
    • Train   or Air Fare of any Sector
    • Insurance of any Kind.
    • Natural or Political Disturbance beyond Our Control.
    • Personal Expenses such as Drinks, Tip
    • Visa Fee US$:-85.00(If American and Canadian Passport Holder extra US$175.00)
    • Flight Fare (Lhasa to Kathmandu)
    • Single Supplement US$:- 170(If Needed)
    • Standard Hotel Supplement US$:- 250 (If Needed) Per person
    • If back to Kathmandu then Lhasa to Kathmandu Airfare.

Cost & Date

Start Dates are your arrival date in Nepal and End Dates are the returning date from Nepal.

The set departure dates listed are specially quoted and specified for group joining option. Let us know if the set departure dates are not suitable for you- another dates which are suitable for you can certainly be added by us.

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8 Days Tibet
Kathmandu Lhasa Overland Tour
Altitude 4350 m
Kathmandu Lhasa Overland Tour
Region Tibet
Kathmandu Lhasa Overland Tour
Difficulty Moderate grade
Kathmandu Lhasa Overland Tour
Group size 2+ Peoples
Kathmandu Lhasa Overland Tour
Best Season Spring, Summer, Autumn