an adventure trip for travelers on a limited time &
budget. The breathtaking trans-Himalayan flight from
Kathmandu to Lhasa & the overland route from Lhasa
to Nepal border offers truly spectacular views of the
Himalayas, high mountain passes, ancient monasteries,
fortresses & a people & culture from a bygone
The trip is scheduled
fly in/drive out but is also operated drive in/fly out
at sometimes depending on practical necessity. This
tour is offered in 3 hotel categories to choose from
depending on ones interest & budget; Lhasa Hotel(formerly
Holiday Inn), Kyichu Hotel or similar & budget hotel.
Himalaya Kailash Travels
& Tours do not make any pretensions of offering
very low budget tours in unmanageable big groups. Our
group generally tends to be smaller & we make every
effort, under the circumstances, to provide quality
services at very reasonable prices. Our tour itinerary
is better designed & additionally include visits
to Shalu Monastery, Sakya Monastery & Milarepa Caves
which most other operators skip.
(1,300m) - LHASA (3,650m)(SAT)
Fly to Gongar airport in Lhasa for & transfer to
hotel. After check in hotel, rest for acclimatization.
During the flight you will see the Following River,
lake & mountain. YARLUNG TSANGPO RIVER, LAKE YAMDROK.
MT KANCHENJUNGA (8586m) and MT. EVEREST(8848m) if weather
permitting. O/N hotel
DAY 02 - 03:
These two days you will be engrossed with sightseeing
and excursions of THE POTALA PALACA, THE JOKHANG TEMPLE
surrounding BARKHOR market DREPUNG MONASTERY and SERA
LHASA - KATHMANDU (TUE)
Transfer to airport 02hrs-drive representative will
assist you. Departure of the flight for Kathmandu would
be approx. 10am CHINA STANDARD TIME and arriving Kathmandu
at 09 am NEPAL STANDARD TIME.
Flight Lhasa / Kathmandu
takes 01hr 10 Minutes. During the flight you will see
the following: YARLUNG TSANGPO RIVER, LAKE YAMDROK,
MT. KANCHANJUNGA (8586m), MT. MAKALU (8463m) and MT.
EVEREST (8848m). If weather permitting.
- Twin sharing accommodation in hotel
- Breakfast for whole trip.
- Chinese Visa.
- Tibet Travel Permit.
- All land transfers.
- 1 English Speaking Guide.
- All entrance fees in monasteries.
- All sightseeing as per your program.
- Round trip flight (US $ 525)..
- All airport departure taxes.
- Lunch & dinner.
- Nepal re-entry visa fee.
- Urgent visa fee.
- Expenses of personal nature.