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Tibet Odyssey

Daily Itinerary Briefings

 1st Day: Arrival in Lhasa 

Your professional guide will expect you at the Gongga Airport with comfortable private transfer. Drive to downtown Lhasa, which is the highest located city in the world with the attitude of 3,650 meters above the sea level.

Accommodation: Gang-gyan Lhasa Hotel

 2nd Day: Lhasa  (B+L)

The escorted tours today will cover some other highlights of Lhasa - the Drepung Monastery and the Carpet Factory. After having lunch, visit the Tibet Museum and the Norbulingka Park.

Accommodation: Gang-gyan Lhasa Hotel

 3rd Day: Lhasa  (B+L)

Make the most of the day by the in-depth religious adventure to the magnificent Potala Palace and the Sera Monastery. After having lunch, visit the Jokhang Temple, the perfect mixture of Han and Tibetan style both in the architectures and in the rituals of the Religion; the bustling bazaar along the Barkhor Street and the Tibetan Traditional Medicine Hospital.

Accommodation: Gang-gyan Lhasa Hotel

 4th Day: Lhasa - Gyangtse  (B+L)

Travel to Gyangtse overland. For those who are always in search of an in-depth touch of a genuine Tibeten culture and its unique landscape, you will enjoy the adventure to the heart of the Tibet to Gyangtze, Shigatse and all the way up close to the Everest Base Camp. Stop off at the Yamdrok Yumtso Lake - the holy lake and the Karola Snow Mountain. Check in at your hotel and visit Palkhor Monastery. Finally, you could take a walk along Gyangtse Old Street.

Accommodation: Gyangtse Hotel

 5th Day: Gyangtse - Shigatse  (B+L)

Today's highlights are the visits to the Tashilunpo Monastery which has a history of over 500 years and the largest monastery in Shigatse area. The following important visit is to the New Palace of Panchen Lama, also known as the Summer Palace of Panchen Lama.

Accommodation: Shigatse Hotel

 6th Day: Shigatse - Dingri  (B+L)

 Travel to Dingri by car. Stop off at the Sakya Monastery on the way.

Accommodation: Everest Hotel

 7th Day: Dingri - Everest Base Camp - Dingri (B+L)

Traveling to the Everest Base Camp is a big challenge both physically and mentally. Please pay attention to the weather and follow the suggestions from your tour guide. Then continue to visit the Rongbuk Monastery which is the highest monastery in the world and one of the best spots to have a full view of the Mt. Everest. Before night, you will return to the hotel in Dingri.

Accommodation: Everest Hotel

 8th Day: Dingri - Zhangmu  (B+L)

Continue the journey to Zhangmu Town and check into your hotel.

Accommodation: Zhangmu Hotel

 9th Day: Departure from Zhangmu  (B)

Your guide will say Good-bye to you at the Friendship Bridge, the border of China and Nepal.
2017 Tour Price

Based on per person and shown in US dollars.Valid from Jan. 1st, 2017 to Feb. 28th, 2018

  2-5 travelers 6-9 travelers 10 travelers & above
High season Double Occupancy $1921.00 $1381.00 $1101.00
Sole Occupancy $2181.00 $1631.00 $1361.00
Low season Double Occupancy $1881.00 $1341.00 $1061.00
Sole Occupancy $2091.00 $1551.00 $1281.00

The above private guided tour is tailored for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other participants will be in your group. In other words, others will not join in your tour and you will not take part into any tours of others on our land services.

Relevant Itinerary:

Mysterious Lhasa:  4 days to visit Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Norbulingka Park…

Tibet Adventure: 10 days to visit Lhasa, Gyangtse, Shigatse, Dingri, Everest Base Camp…

Lhasa Side Trip: Visit Yangpachen, Heavenly Lake Namtso…in 6 days

Comments and Questions

I'm interested in joining a Tibet Odessy tour. We have two people but would like to join a tour, we don't want a private tour. Do you offer that? We plan on being in chengdu on the 9th or 10th of September. Thanks

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8/17/2014 11:04:00 AM

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Asked by Nicholas (United States)

Dear Nicholas, Thanks for your enquiry! Because of the special regulations of Tibet, it is hard to arrange a tour there for tourists from different countries. So we can only arrange private Tibet tours. If you are interested, please send us an email at travel@travelchinaguide.comOur operators will respond as soon as possible. Best wishes,Tibettrip

8/20/2014

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