Plane, Jeep, Bus




For those who wish to have a great trip through the heart of tibetan spirituality.

Tibet has always been considered mysterious and impervious. This mythical and legendary region conserves the seduction of the travel stories of all the remarkable travelers of the past. Tibetan people has always inhabitated the loneliness of immense areas and gave life to a spiritual philosophy, which fascinates the whole world.

This travel experience will allow you to visit the tibetan upland with the renowned buddhist cities of Lhasa, Gyantze and Shigatze, covering high-altitude routes (now asphalted) through unbelievable landscapes of turquoise lakes and peaks covered with snow of over 6000 metres.

The days spent in Kathmandu will fulfill your curiosity of knowledge of the important himalayan nepalese culture.

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* in the case of 6 people, an escort will be present from Italy.
Day 1
Arrival at Kathmandu

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

Day 2
Kathmandu (1.300 m) – Lhasa (3.650 m) – Tsedang

Transport from Kathmandu Tribhuvan Airport and Himalayan flight towards Tibet (Lhasa Gongaar Airport) (1 hour).
Transport by car to Tsendang (1 hour) – Complete rest for the acclimatization
Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel

Day 3
From Tsedang to Lhasa

Visit of the Yumbulagang palace (Yumbulagang palace, or Yumbulakhang, is an ancient fortress in the valley of the Yarlung Tsangpo river in the southern part of Tibet. According to a legend, it had been the first edifice built in Tibet and palace of the first tibetan king Nyatri Tsenpo), visit of the buddhist monastery built in Tibet.
Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 4 and 5
Lhasa: 2 days tour in Lhasa

Visit of Potala Palace, Norbulinka Palace, Jokhang temple and Barkhor Bazar, Drepung monastery e Sera monastery.
Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 6
From Lhasa to Gyantze (3950 m) – 261 km

Transport to Gyantze across the Yamadroke lake and the highest passes: Kora LA (5.010m) and Kamba La (4.794m).
Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel

Day 7
From Gyantze to Shigatze (3900 m) - 90km

After having breakfast, visit of Gyantze (including Pholkor and Kumbum monasteries). In the afternoon: guided visit to Xigatse (1.5hrs) through typical tibetan countryside.
Dinner and overnight stay at the Manasarover Hotel or similars.

Day 8
From Xigatse – Xegar Via Shakya monastery

Morning: visit of Panches Lama's Tashilhumpu monastery throughout the route.
Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel

Day 9
From Xegar to Ronbuk (4980 m) - 90km

Transport and guided visit of Ronbuk across the beautiful tibetan countryside. Visit of Ronbuk monastery (the highest monastery in the world)
Dinner and overnight stay in Guest House

Day 10
Ronbuk – Everest Base camp – Kerong

Excursion to Everest base camp and nearby exploration – return to Ronbuk – Transport to Kerong.
Dinner and overnight stay at Kerong Grand Hotel.

Day 11
From Kerong to Kathmandu

Transport towards the Rausuwagadi border, after border formality, transport to Kathmandu.
Dinner and overnight stay.

* Itinerary does not include roundtrip flight to Nepal.

Extra costs

Mandatory extra costs:
  • Visa: € 75.00
  • Fare of the Flight (Kathmandu-Lhasa): € 335.00 (fee subject to availability)
  • Medical and luggage insurance: € 210.00

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Cost includes
  • Flight Kathmandu - Lhasa roundtrip.
  • Entry visa.
  • Private transportation with minivan.
  • Permit to travel in Tibet and Everest Base Camp.
  • English speaking Tibetan guide.
  • Accommodation in a double room.
  • Visit of the city, of the monasteries and entrances including as scheduled.
  • Breakfast lunch and dinner.
  • Hotel in Kathamandu.
  • Medical-luggage insurance.
Cost excludes
  • Flight Rome FCO - Kathmandu: € 700 per person approx.
  • Cancellation insurance: € 180 per person approx.
  • Personal expenses (extra drinks, etc.).
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