Tibet has been a mysterious and timeless land for centuries, cut off from the rest of the world by the mighty Himalayas. Despite modernization it has retained the beauties of its past, such as the fascinating Gompas, some of the most amazing landscape on Earth. Staying in the best traditional hotels Tibet has to offer, ancient markets, unique culture, ever-smiling and fun-loving Tibetans and it’s amazing turquoise lakes makes it an unforgettable trip of a lifetime.
Tibet Overland Tour is one of the most demanding and the well-liked tours to Tibet. The overland trips give you enough time to visit Lhasa, which has long been known as the Forbidden City. The mighty Potala Palace, Drepung Monastery, Barkhor market and the holy Jokhang Temple are just a few of the fascinating sights we will take you to. The Tour starts from Kathmandu over the incredible "Friendship Highway", 920 km stretch to Lhasa. The overland Lhasa trip starts early in the morning with drive from Kathmandu to Lhasa, over spectacular Passes and the great views of the majestic Himalayas. Kathmandu Lhasa Tibet Overland Tour - Early morning start drive from Kathmandu to Kodari (Nepali-Tibet border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside with spectacular Himalayan View including Mt. Langtang (7.246m), Mt. Dorjelakpa (6,975) and Mt. Guri Shanker (7,145m). From the Friendship Bridge you will drive up to China immigration check post and Tibetan guide will meet you at the border or check post.
The trip allows a number of detours and the great highlights of the Lhasa City. This Overland Lhasa Tour offers a spectacular insight into the life and culture of the friendly Tibetan people, from the ancient monasteries with chanting monks, to the tranquil shores of the Turquoise Lake Yamdrok tso, to the Kumbum, the most stunning architectural wonder of Tibet and to the city of wonders, the Lhasa. We'll pass small Tibetan settlements, nomadic herdsmen wandering across the wide arid plains and awe-inspiring mountain peaks. Equally as fascinating is the wealth of cultural interest and we will have plenty of opportunity to explore this side of Tibet, both in Lhasa and the other towns we pass through on our journey. This Overland Lhasa Tour concludes with the breathtaking Trans-Himalayan flight from Lhasa to Kathmandu with an unforgettable encounter with forbidden Tibet.
Nepal Mother House Treks will organize your Tibet Overland Tour in cooperation with Tibet local government. Our motto is providing unforgettable experience for our guest. Running throughout the whole year, the overland Tour in Tibet is best during the June, July and August. Join us for an experience of a lifetime in Tibet’s un-trodden Holy land.