Explore the enchanting land of Tibet, with its rich culture, traditions, and deep-rooted religious beliefs amidst a unique and stunning landscape often referred to as the “roof of the world.” Embark on a journey that will captivate you with age-old myths and mysteries, leaving you thrilled and excited. The tour commences with a comprehensive briefing in Kathmandu, followed by a sensational trans-Himalayan flight to Lhasa. This flight provides a breathtaking view of Mt. Everest and other highest peaks in the world, making it the only flight that flies over Mt. Everest and its surrounding peaks. If you choose to start the tour in Lhasa, arriving from mainland China or taking a sky train from Beijing, you will be briefed in Lhasa.
Upon your arrival, you will embark on a drive to Lhasa and take a sightseeing tour of major palaces and monasteries, acclimatizing yourself to the altitude and immersing yourself in the exotic Tibetan heritage. You will explore the history-laden city to its core, making stops at ancient towns like Gyantse, Shigatse, and many others along the way. Your journey will allow you to witness a colorful mosaic of Tibetan arts, crafts, history, culture, customs, traditions, lifestyle, and cuisine. You will also encounter a host of indigenous cultures, including the untamed Drokpas nomads as you drive through the highest plateau on Earth. Further, you will cross the wide-open spaces of the Tibetan Plateau, and make your way to the border. After crossing the border, you will drive to Kathmandu via the ancient trading route of Kyirong, experiencing stunning scenery and cultural highlights along the way. This trip is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the unparalleled beauty and cultural richness of Tibet.