Highest access: 4200m
Duration: 07/08 Days Days
Accommodation: Lodge/Hotel /Tent Camp
Transportation: By tourist Vehicle (car /Van/ Bus)
Group Size: Min.2 to Max 50Pax
Best season: April, May, June July august.
Mode of Travel: Jeep,Bus
Tibet is a rich and beautiful land with an average altitude over 4,000m (13,120ft) above sea level. Possessing more than fifty peaks above7,000m (22,960ft), Tibet is home to eleven Himalayan mountains over 8,000m (26,240ft). China, India, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, Burma and Kashmir all border Tibet. Over two million people inhabit this land of rich natural resources and ancient cultures.
Spiritual traditions, temples and monasteries, lakes and rivers, and mighty snow clad peaks are just a few of the intoxicating wonders to be experience by adventurous travelers who get the opportunity to visit this land. Buddhism, with a history of some 1,300 years is shaped into a unique form of & quotLamaism". Tibetan history, culture and religion are mixer together and infiltrate every aspect of social life. Tibetan religious arts have a distinctive style with adoption of Indian and Chinese Buddhist influence, thus forming a pearl of Oriental Buddhist art. The various people who live on the Tibetan plateau, such as Tibetans, Monpas, Lhopas and Moslems, each have their own unique of traditions of marriage, burial birth, and other ceremonies. Festivals in Tibet are numerous providing many opportunities for large and exciting celebrations. So come and visit the land rich in mountains, monks, mystery and adventure. Tibet remains one of the most interesting, remote and undeveloped part of the world, situated at an average elevation of 5000m (16500ft) above sea level. Its limited facilities for tourists are only now approaching a reasonable standard.
Tibetan Culture and Society
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport and transfer to Hotel (1350m)
Day 02: Rest and prepare day for assignment & briefing.
We provide Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley ((DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath)
Day 03: Kathmandu to Lhasa (3,650 mt)
A Snowy Horizon Treks representative will be waiting for your flight, of an hour or so in duration and over the majestic Himalayan Mountains, to land and welcome you to Lhasa. Lhasa is situated on the north bank of Kyi-chu River and in the Tibetan language means "Place of the Gods". You will then be transferred to your hotel and assisted in the check-in process as well. Rest is important today as you acclimatize to the rarefied atmosphere of this high altitude city. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Sightseeing in and around Lhasa
Visit Potala Palace, Ramoche Monastery and Norbulingka. The Potala Palace, the erstwhile home of the Dalai Lama, was built in 637 AD atop a single hill by the Tibetan king, Songtsen Gampo. Norbulingka, the erstwhile summer palace of Dalai Lama meaning ‘Jewel Park', is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and covers an area of around 3,60,000 sq. mt. making it the largest man-made garden in Tibet. Overnight at hotel in Lhasa.
Day 05: Sightseeing in and around Lhasa
Visit Sera Monastery, Jokhang Monastery and Barkhor Market. The Sera Monastery, 5 km north of Lhasa, is one of Lhasa's prettiest monasteries and once upon a time sheltered a community of more than 5,000 monks. Jokhang Monastery, situated in the heart of Old Lhasa, houses Tibet's most precious religious relic, a golden Sakyamuni Buddha which was brought as a gift by the Chinese Princess Wencheng on the occasion of her wedding to the Tibetan King, Songtsen Gampo. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Lhasa to Gyantse (3950)
Drive from Lhasa to Gyantse (3950m) which is 261km distance and it takes about seven hours. Via Kamba La (4794m.) and Karo La Pass (5010m.) via with the Lake Yamadroke-Tso.
Day 07: Sightseeing in and around Gyantse
Sight seeing in Gyantse Visit Khumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monastery at Gyantse.then drive from Gyantse to Xigatse(3900m),which is 90km Distance and it takes about two hours drive those the Tibeten Countryside
Day 08: Drive Gyantse to Tsedang (3400m)
Drive from Gyantse to Tsedang (3,400m), which is 29km distance and it takes about one hour's drive.Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola(5,010m), Kambala (4,794m), and colourful Yamdruk lake. Continue drive along the Tibetan lifeline river Bramhaputra on to Tseding Overnight to hotel.
Day 09: Drive Tsedang to Samye (3700m)
Drive from Tsedang to Samye Tsedang(3700m),which is 80 Km Distance and it takes two hours drive in the morning drive to Samye along the other side of Brahmaputra river and visit Samye Monastery (8th century 1st Buddhist Monastry in Tibet).and in evening Drive back to Tsedang and visit Yumbulakhang & Thandruk Monastery over night Hotel
Day 10: Lhasa to Kathmandu
Early in the morning, Drive from Hotel to Airport Fly from Lhasa(3650m) to Kathmandu(1350m), in your morning flight you may assemble enjoy with Himalaya view of Nepal and Tibet ,Transfer to hotel and leisure and shopping day in Kathmandu.
Day 11: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Full Day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley (DurbarSquare, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Pashupatinath) and Nepalese cultural program with farewell dinner in the evening.
Day12: Kathmandu to Your Port of Destination
Today is the last day of an exhilarating part of your life as you leave Kathmandu. We will transfer you to the international airport and wish you goodbye
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