Best Of Nepal Tibet Tour

Duration: 15 days |
Altitude:4,050m.

"The Best of Nepal Tibet Tour reaches an altitude of 13,000ft at Gyantse with higher altitudes reached while traveling. Mt. Everest Base Camp is at 18,200ft. Journey beyond cosmopolitan Kathmandu to holy Tibet - 'the roof of the world'. Uncover the world's most holy Hindu temple, the world's highest monastery and the tallest mountain, set amongst spectacular Himalayan vistas and enlightening Buddhist stupas.".

 

The best of Nepal Tibet Tour provides visitors a carefully designed balance of natural beauty and time honored traditions sure to captivate you for the duration of your vacation in Nepal and Tibet. Tibet is called the 'Roof of the World', with breathtaking vistas at Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse. As an option, you can even take this opportunity to make an unforgettable visit to the stunning landscape of the Mt. Everest Base Camp.

 

Nepal and Tibet have it all - Buddhist monks, ancient monasteries, spectacular mountain passes and the mighty Mount Everest. With exciting small group tours on offer, you can ride on elephants in search of elusive tigers in Chitwan National Park, make your own pilgrimage to Tibet, relax by beautiful Lake Phewa or head to the skies for an incredible scenic flight over the Himalayas. The Best of Nepal Tibet Tour is personal and individual with private tour guides, a private car and a chauffeur. You may travel on any date and have a choice of accommodations. Travel is at your own pace and there is flexibility while touring. The itinerary for is ideal as an intimate tour for couples, great for family travel and perfect for private groups seeking a truly memorable vacation in Tibet.

 

Nepal Tour is a small group adventure travel Company which has pioneered responsible tourism practises in Nepal. Our friendly guides and trip leaders are experts at leading interesting groups of men and women throughout Nepal.

Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration: 15 days
  • Max Altitude: Tingri (4,050m)
  • Group Size: 2 to 12
  • Tour Grade: Moderate
  • Season: March - May, Sept - Dec
  • Tour Type: Fly Out / Drive in Tour and Kathmandu Private Vehicle
  • Highlight: Kathmandu Valley, Patan Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Pagoda, Bodhnath Buddhist stupa and various other temples and shrines. Views of the Himalaya, Scenic flights to Pokhara, Sunrise view at Sarangkot. Elephant back safari in the tropical forest of chitwan, Nepal. Everest and Kanchenjunga on the scenic flight to Tibet. Lhasa - Sera Monastery, Barkhor Bazaar, Potala Palace, Drepung Monastery. Spectacular mountain vistas along the Friendship Highway, Tashilunpo Monastery, Xegar Dzong (fortress), Rongbuk Monastery, Everest Base Camp

Best Of Nepal Tibet Tour Itinerary

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  • Include / Exclude
  • Date & Price
  • Equipment
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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Guided Cultural tour in Kathmandu and Patan
Day 03: Fly Kathmandu to Pokhara and boating at Fewa Lake.
Day 04: Sunrise tour to Sarangkot and drive back to Chitwan.
Day 05: Full day chitwan jungle activities.
Day 06: Fly Chitwan to Kathmandu, free day on your own .
Day 07: Fly Kathmandu to Gongkar airport; drive to Lhasa.(3660m)
Day 08: Guided cultural tour in Lhasa including Potala palace & Drepung monastery
Day 09: Lhasa tour visiting Norbulinkha palace, Jokhang temple and Bharkhor etc.
Day 10: Drive Lhasa to Gyantse(4WD Jeep) via Yamdrok Tso lake (3950 m)
Day 11: Drive Gyantse to Shigatse (3900m)
Day 12: Drive Shigatse to Tingri.(4050m)
Day 13: Drive Tingri to Nyalam/ Zhangmu(2300m)
Day 14: Drive to Nepal Tibet boarder , change transport and drive to Kathmandu(1400m)
Day 15 : Fly back home / onward destination .

 

NOTE: On Best of Nepal Tibet Tour of this type, weather, local politics, transport or a multitude of other factors beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.

Trip Cost Includes:

  • All Airport / Hotel Transfers.
  • Twin sharing Hotel in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast.
  • Kathmandu cultural tour with english speaking guide.
  • Pokhara to Chitwan by private vehicle.
  • Chitwan to Kathmandu flight ticket.
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara flight ticket.
  • Twin sharing Hotel in Pokhara with bed and breakfast
  • 2 Nights / 3 Days Chitwan jungle safari on full board at Chitwan
  • One way economy flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa
  • Lhasa cultural tour with english speaking guide.
  • All accommodation during the tibet tour on bed and breakfast basis
  • All ground transportation while on tibet tour.
  • Tibet Travel visa.
  • All government and local taxes
  • Farewell dinner

Cost Does Not Include:

  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  • Tips for guides and porters
         
         
         
         
         
Recommended Trekking Kit
The following is a list of clothing and accessories that we recommend that you take with you. This is not intended to be a comprehensive clothing and equipment list, rather it is intended to act as a reminder of those items that we feel are essential for your comfort and convenience. However we recognise that you may have your own personal preferences for clothing which may be equally as suitable.

 

Footwear
Walking boots with suitable ankle support that have been worn-in prior to the trek, and which are waterproof
Trainer or casual shoes, for trekking and/or for travelling
Warm socks for colder areas
Gaiters, in case of rain or snow

 

Legwear
Loose, casual trousers for trekking
Thermal leggings for colder areas
Long skirt for women as an alternative to trousers
Waterproof trousers

 

Body
Selection of T-shirts, and long sleeved shirts, preferably not cotton
Thermal shirt for colder areas
Warm shirt, possibly fleece, for colder areas
Fleece jacket or warm wool jumper
Windproof, waterproof outer shell garment for higher altitudes
Down jacket (optional for cold nights & mornings; can be hired in Kathmandu cheaply)

 

Head/Hands
Wool or fleece hat, or balaclava
Hat or cap for sun protection while trekking
Sunglasses or goggles
Sunscreen lotion and lip balm
Warm gloves

 

Other items
Strong rucksack, or large holdall to be carried by porters
Day sack to be carried personally
Plastic bags or stuff sacks to store/separate trekking gear inside your main bag
One litre water bottle
Personal first aid kit to include essential items
Sleeping bag, 4 season
Torch, ideally head torch
Camera and film ! - for those not to be forgotten shots of the Himalaya
Toilet items and towel
Large handerchief/bandana for neck

 

Optional Items
Binoculars
Books (see Recommended Reading)
Altimeter
Compass
Playing cards / backgammon / chess set

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