Tibet Cultural Tour 2024

11 Days

Travel Date :- 22 August – 07 Sep 2024

  • 22 August 2024
  • 27 August 2024
  • Cultural Tour
  • 3 Star Hotel
  • Moderate
  • 4- 10 pax
  • May - Sep

Trip Overview

Scenic Drives: You’ll have the opportunity to enjoy breathtaking scenic drives through the Tibetan Plateau, passing by high mountain passes, pristine lakes, and stunning landscapes.

Cultural Exploration: Visit historic and culturally significant sites such as Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, Samya Monastery, Tsurpu Monastery, Gyantse, and various other monasteries along the way.

Important Buddhist Monasteries : Explore Tibetan Buddhism through visits to monasteries like Tsurpu, Shalu, Pholkor, and Kumbum Monastery. These sites provide insight into the spiritual and religious traditions of Tibet.

High Mountain Passes: Cross high mountain passes like Getchu La, Kora La, and Kamba La, which offer panoramic views of the Tibetan landscape and the feeling of standing on the “roof of the world.”

Yamdrok Lake: Enjoy the stunning beauty of Yamdrok Lake, one of Tibet’s most picturesque and sacred lakes.

Countryside Exploration: Drive through the Tibetan countryside, allowing you to experience the local way of life and immerse yourself in the region’s natural beauty.

Personal Free Time: Day 5 in Lhasa provides you with a day to explore Lhasa at your own pace, giving you the flexibility to focus on your interests or simply relax and take in the city.

Cultural Diversity: Encounter the unique blend of Nepalese and Tibetan cultures at the border region, providing a cross-cultural experience.

Crossing Borders: Experience the process of crossing international borders, including necessary immigration formalities at the Nepal-Tibet border.


Drive Early in the morning scenic drive to Kerung Border (Nepal-Tibet Border) after necessary border formalities at Nepalese immigration, Chinese immigration, Continue drive to Kerung. Stay overnight at Hotel

Day drives uphill to the highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering the sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world. Continue scenic drive crossing Over Getchu 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.

Drive to Samya Monastery the first monastery in Tibet. Explore around Samya and Drive to Tsedang O/N at Hotel

After breakfast, drive to Tsurpu Monastery (The head seat of Karmapa) en route - Drive to Lhasa O/N at Hotel.

Day 5 :

Personal free day

Day 6 :
In Lhasa

In Lhasa: Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Bazaar, O/N at Hotel.

Drive to Gyantse via Yamdrok Lake and high passes: Kora LA (5,010m) & Kamba La (4,794m) – Sight-seeing in Gyantse including Pholkor & Kumbum Monastery. O/N at Hotel

Scenic drive to Xigatse(1.5hrs) through the typical Tibetan Countryside Visit Shalu Monastery en route– and visit Tashi limpho Monastery Hotel.

journey to Xegar crossing over Gyatchula (a pass of 5,200m) – then drive Saga (4,600m) 280 km. O/N at Hotel.

Our journey takes us back to Kyirong, where you can reflect on the profound experiences and spiritual growth during the pilgrimage.

Today, we cross the Kyirong border and drive back to Kathmandu, concluding the tour. Spend the evening Sherpa Home Hotel in Kathmandu, cherishing the sacred memories of the journey

Cost Info

Cost Inclusive

  • Accommodation: Hotels
  • Meals: (breakfast, Lunch and dinner).
  • Transportation: Transfers between Kathmandu to Tibet. Also, transportation within Tibet for sightseeing.
  • Visa and Permits: Chinese visa and Tibet Travel Permit and other necessary permits for the tour.
  • English-speaking Tibetan Guide: A licensed guide who will accompany you throughout the journey.
  • Entrance Fees: Entrance fees to religious sites, monasteries, and national parks mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Oxygen and First Aid: Oxygen cylinders and first aid kits for emergencies at high altitudes.

Cost Excludes

  • International flights
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses for items like shopping, laundry, phone calls, and other personal items.
  • Travel Insurance: Personal travel insurance to cover medical emergencies, trip cancellations, and other unforeseen situations.
  • Visa Fees: Fees for obtaining Nepalese visa
  • Tips and Gratuities: Tips for guides, drivers, and supporting staff.
  • Optional Activities: Costs for any optional activities or sightseeing not mentioned in the itinerary.

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Tibet Cultural Tour 2024
  • 22 August 2024
  • 27 August 2024
  • Cultural Tour
  • 3 Star Hotel
  • Moderate
  • 4- 10 pax
  • May - Sep