Tour Itineraries in Tibet


Lhasa and Mt. Kailash (21 days / 20 nights)

(Category - Strenuous)


Day
Program
01
Fly to Lhasa. Transfer to your hotel (2 hrs drive). Rest of the day is free for acclimatization to the altitude or visit local bazaars on own. Overnight in your hotel.
02 - 03
Guided tours of Potala Palace, Norbhulinkha Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery and Barkhor bazaar. (B)
04
After breakfast, drive to Gyantse. Overnight at the Hotel Gyantse. (B)
05
After breakfast, visit Kumbum Chorten & the Pelkhor Monasteries. Then drive for couple of hours to Shigatse. Visit the Tashi Lhumpo Monastery, the largest and the most magnificent amongst all Monasteries in Tibet. Drive to Ngamring. (B,L,D)
06
Drive to Saga. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
07
Drive to Samsang. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
08
Drive to Darchen. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
09
Rest or option hike to Gyantak Monastry & drive back to Darchen. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
10
Begin Parikrama of Mt. Kailash. Trek to Darboche & Driraphung. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
11
Continue Parikrama. Walk through Drolma La to Lham Chhu Khyer Valley. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
12
Continue Parikrama. Walk through Dzutruphung & Darchen. Drive to Tirthapuri. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
13
Drive to Toling (Guge). Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
14
Trip to Tsaparang & visit Guge kingdom monument. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
15
Drive to Langchen River. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
16
Drive to Lake Mansoravar. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
17
Rest day. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
18
Drive to Paryang. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
19
Drive to Saga. Overnight in camp. (B,L,D)
20
Drive via to Nyalam. Overnight in guest house. (B,L,D)
21
Drive to Zhangmu. Cross the friendship bridge and drive back to Kathmandu. (B)