Tibet Overland Tour Fixed DeparturesTibet Overland Tour Fixed Departures

Tibet Overland Tour Fixed Departures

  • Duration8 Days
  • Destination Tibet
  • Difficulty Level Strenuous
  • Maximum Altitude 4350 m
Trip Highlights
  • Insight in the Tibetan culture, tradition, history, and lifestyle
  • Panoramic views of mountains including Mt. Everest (8,848 m)
  • Gorgeous sceneries along with the Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise Lake) and Brahmaputra River 
  • Explore Tashlhumpu Monastery, Gyantse Kumbum, and Gyantse Dzong
  • Explore Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace, Barkhor Bazaar, and Tibet Museum
  • Visit Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Sakya Monastery, and Shalu Monastery

Tibet Overland tour will take us to highest plateau on the Earth, also known as 'Roof of the World.' This journey will allow us to experience rich culture and tradition of the Tibetans. This is eight days adventurous tour where we will go through a high desert plateau, panoramic views of the Himalayas, and gorgeous Tibetan sceneries. We will see the ancient beauty of Tibetan culture by visiting fascinating Gompas, vibrant markets, museums, forts, and library. The trip will allow us to discover exotic cities, hidden valleys, artistic monasteries, and lifestyle of the locals.

Our tour begins with a drive to Kerung and Lhatse through beautiful sceneries dominated by river gorges, lush green meadows, snow-covered mountains, enchanting waterfalls, and diverse flora & fauna. We will also have stunning views of the Himalayas including Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), and Mt. Xishapagma (8,212 m). Further, we move towards Lhasa, Gyantse, and Shigatse where we see major historical landmarks and monuments. This is let us know about the prosperous history of Tibetans. We will then visit one of the oldest monasteries, Tashilunpo where we will see sculptures and murals. Further, our trip includes two full day Lhasa tour where we will explore Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace, Barkhor Bazaar, Tibet Museum, Sera Monastery, Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, Sakya Monastery, and Shalu Monastery. Visiting all these places will learn about Tibetan people and their history more closely. In the end, we will drive/fly back to our hometown with lots of unforgettable memories and experiences.

Be a part of this joyful Nepal Tibet Overland Tour with us, Outshine Adventure. We are a team of professionals, working in the Travel & Tour industry to provide an authentic service in the market. We will make sure that this trip will become one of the most memorable times of your life. 

Trip Itinerary

    We will wake up early in the morning and drive to Kerung Border. The route will go through picturesque countryside, and after all the border formalities, we will continue our uphill drive towards Kerung. We will stay overnight in a guesthouse.


       We will continue our journey towards the highest plateau of the world. The route will present us beautiful views of Tibetan landscape and breathtaking views of the Himalayas. Upon reaching Tengri, we will get to see spectacular views of the Mt. Everest (8,848 m). We will stay overnight in the guest house.


         After having the breakfast, we will continue our drive to Shigatse. We will cross Gyatchu La (5,220M), the highest pass of our trip. The drive will be scenic, and we will get to see a beautiful Tibetan landscape. Upon reaching Shigatse, we will move to our hotel where we will stay for a night.


          After having breakfast, we will go on a small sightseeing tour. We will visit  Panchen Lama’s Tashlhumpu Monastery and explore the place. Later, we will drive to Gyantse valley going through beautiful Tibetan villages. Upon reaching here, we will visit Gyantse Kumbum, which is a large gold-domed stupa. Further, we will visit Gyantse Dzong, built in the 14th century. We stay overnight in the hotel.


            Today, we will drive to Lhasa. We will cross two passes, Karo La Pass (5010m) and Kamba La Pass (4794m). We will also get to see gorgeous Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise Lake) and the Brahmaputra River along with breathtaking sceneries on our way to Lhasa. After reaching Kamba La Pass, we will descend towards the main road and reach Lhasa. We will stay overnight in the hotel.


               We will go on the guided sightseeing tour after having breakfast. The first landmark that we will visit is Potala Palace, which is the winter palace of Dalai Lama. From here, we will see the entire view of Lhasa town. Next, we will visit Norbulingka Palace, the summer palace of Dalai Lama situated at a short distance to the southwest of Potala Palace. Later, we will visit the Tibet Museum situated directly below the Potala Palace where we will get to know the history of Tibet.


                Today is our second day of sightseeing in Lhasa. We will visit Drepung Monastery, built in the 14th century. It is also the world's largest monastery sheltered by 10,000 monks in the past.  After that, we will visit beautiful Sera monastery with whitewashed walls and golden roofs. We will visit this monastery to see monks debating. Later, we will visit  Jokhang Temple, another important site that unravels many mysteries of Tibetan Buddhism. In the evening, we will explore Barkhor Bazaar filled with open stalls, shops, and crowds of pilgrims.


                  After having breakfast, we will check-out of the hotel and drive towards our next destination either to Kathmandu or Mainland China. The drive will again be scenic. 

                  Cost Details
                  Price Includes
                  •  Twin Sharing Accommodation as per the Itinerary on Bed & Breakfast (B/B) basis.
                  •  English Speaking Tibetan Guide.
                  •  Transpiration as per the Itinerary by Van or Bus.
                  •  Monastery Entrance Fee.
                  •  Tibet Travel Permit.
                  Price Excludes

                  Visa Fee US$:-85.00 (If American , Canadian, Brasil, Argentina, Romania Citizen extra US$:-90.00)

                  Flight Fare (Lhasa to Kathmandu) US$:- 430 (Subject to available)

                  Single Supplement US$:- 175 (If Needed)

                  •  Lunch and Dinner.
                  •  Train or Air Fare of any Sector.
                  •  Insurance of any Kind.
                  •  Natural or Political Disturbance which beyond our Control.
                  •  Personal Expenses such as Drinks, Tip.


                  Useful Information
                  We need your original passport for minimum 3 working days in advance for Tibet Visa.
                  GROUP JOINING COST 2019.
                  Group Joining Cost US:- 735.00 Per Person.
                  Visa Fee US$:-85.00 (If American , Canadian Citizen extra US$:-90.00)
                  Flight Fare (Lhasa to Kathmandu) US$:- 430 (Subject to available)
                  Single Supplement US$:- 175 (If Needed)
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