Tour Code:JI-Tibet-C
[C] Join-in 7 Days Lhasa to Kathmandu Overland Tour
Duration:7 Day(s)
Price from:(per person)

CNY 7370

Departure/Pick-up from:

Lhasa

Main Destination :Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, Rongpuk Monastery, Kyirong, Nepal, Kathamndu
Traffic between Cities:

Van

Departure Date:Pls check the Price Area below
Tel:021-53069239

Trip Overview

This 7-day overland tour from Lhasa to Kathmandu follows the Sino-Nepal highway, which offers tourists amazing views of the Himalaya and the picturesque Tibetan countryside. The visit to the old cities: Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse, will give clients a complete impression of Tibets religion, cultural treasures, and dreamlike landscape.

The highlighted trip to Everest Base Camp will be a life-time memory.

Highlights:

- Potala Palace: Winter palace of the Dalai Lama

- Temple: Spiritual Center for Buddhists in Tibet

- Sera Monastery: Another one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, the hot attraction is monks debate.

- Drepung Monstery: Drepung used to be a seat of central government until the 5th Dalai Lama built Potala Palace.

- Yamdrok-tso: One of the three largest sacred lakes in Tibet

- Tashilunpo Monastery: the seat of Tibets second highest incarnation, the Panchen Lama.

- Mt. Everest: The highest mountain in the world.

 

Tour Brief

Day

Place

Activities

Meals

Hotel

01

Arrive in Lhasa

Airport/Train station to hotel transfer at designated period of time

Rest in the hotel to acclimatize the altitude

Economy Hotel

twin sharing

02

Lhasa

Lhasa City Tour

*Potala Palace

*Johkang Temple

*Barkor Street

B

Welcome Dinner

Economy Hotel twin sharing

03

Lhasa

Lhasa City Tour

*Drepung Monastery

* Sera Monastery

B

Economy Hotel twin sharing

04

Lhasa to Gyantse to Shigatse (370km)

*Yamdrotso Lake

*Karola Glacier

*Simila Pass and Manla Reservoir

*Gyantse Kumbum & Pelkor Monastery

B

Economy Hotel twin sharing

05

Shigatse to Rongpuk (340km)

*Tashilunpo Monastery

*Far View of Himayala Mountain Range

B

Dorm or Big Tent with humble accommodation

06

EBC to Kyilong Border(350km)

*Rongpuk Monastery

*Everest Base Camp

*Tongla Pass Himalaya Mountain Range View

/

2 Star Hotel

twin sharing

07

Kyilong to Kathmandu(160km)

Kyirong to Nepal border, then to Kathamndu city  *Tour Guide will assist the clients check out China. And see clients off at Kyirong border. Then Nepalese driver will pick you up at the border and drive to Kathmandu city, end the services in Kathmandu city (NO Patan or Bhakatupur)

B

Day 1
Arrival in Lhasa
Dining:Exclude lunch & dinner
Accommodation:Overnight in Lhasa

After arriving in Lhasa,  local tour guide will welcome you at the airport/train station, then transfer the guests to the hotel. Tourist can take a rest and get acclimatized to high altitude or feel free to go to Potala Square, enjoy the fountain with different colors and get amazing photos of the Potala and around.

  

Lhasa River Valley

Day 2
Lhasa City, Potala Place and Barkhor Street
Dining:Include dinner, Exclude lunch
Accommodation:Overnight in Lhasa

The tour will begin from UNESCO World Heritage site - Potala Palace, which is also the winter palace of Dalai Lama. Its situated at 12,139 feet above sea level. Its a 13-story high building that contains over 1,000 rooms, various statues, stupas, murals and artifacts.

   

Then continue to Jokhang Temple, another UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s a spiritual center for Buddhists in Tibet. Next to the temple there is Bakhor Street, filled with pilgrims and street vendors, selling traditional Tibetan items such as prayer wheels and jewelry.

  

Jokhang Temple

  

Bakhor Street

Day 3
Monasteries in Lhasa (Drepung and Sera)
Dining:Exclude lunch & dinner
Accommodation:Overnight in Lhasa

In the morning, tourists are going to visit Drepung Monastery which was one of the “three greet” Gelug monasteries of Tibet and was founded in 1416. Ganden palace is used as Dalai Lama’s palace in the Drepung before moving to the Potala palace.

   

Afternoon, Sera Monastery---It was one of the “three great” Gelug monasteries of Tibet and was founded in 1419. The highlight is the Monks debate at around 3 - 5 in the afternoon.

  

Day 4
Lhasa (3650m) to Shigatse (3900m)
Dining:Exclude lunch & dinner
Accommodation:Overnight in Shigatse

In the morning, drive from Lhasa to Shigatse .On the way, drive over the Gampala pass (4790 m), and tourists will have a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso (4400m) .The Lake is surrounded by many snow-capped mountains and in the distance clients can have spectacular views of Holy Mount Nyenchen Khangsar, (7191m) the highest mountain near Lhasa .

   

Gyantse was historically Tibets third largest city (after Lhasa and Shigatse).In Gyantse, tourists will visit the famous Pelkor Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum.

  

Day 5
Shigatse (3900m) to Everest (5200m) via Tingri
Dining:Exclude lunch & dinner
Accommodation:Overnight in Tingri

In the morningtourists will visit Tashilunpo Monastery, the seat of Tibets second highest incarnation, the Panchen Lama.

  

Then, we’ll leave Shigatse after getting your Alien’s travel permit, and then drive to Lhatse, it is a small town where you can have lunch. Then, head to Shegar and if the weather is clear enough then on the way down to Shegar tourists will view the Mt, Everest in the distance. After 4 to 6 hours’ drive, tourists will arrive at Rongbuk monastery but on the way, they will pass one of the highest Passes in Tibet (pang la pass height 5050m) from that’s pass they will view the whole five highest peaks in the world.

 

Day 6
Everest (5200m) to Kyilong Town (2600m)
Dining:Exclude lunch & dinner
Accommodation:Overnight in Kyilong Town

In the morning, you can appreciate the sunrise of Everest Peak if weather permits at the lodging area and then visit the Rongbuk Monstery - the unique highest monastery with nuns and monks living together. Later, we can visit the Everest Base Camp and take pictures of Mt. Everest at the closes distance in EBC.

  

After that, we can drive from EBC to Kyirong border. On the way, tourists can enjoy breathtakign vista of Mt. Shishapangma and the Pekutso Lake. After passing the Ghungtang Lhamo(5236M), we will arrive in Kyirong in late afternoon.

   

Day 7
Exit China through Kyilong Border (2600m), then drive to Kathmandu
Dining:Exclude lunch & dinner
Accommodation:

In the morning, drive clients to the new tourist border – Kyilong, tour guide will assist clients to check out of the border. Then Nepalese driver will pick you up at the border and drive to Kathmandu city, end the services in Kathmandu city (NO Patan or Bhakatupur)

  

Note: Visiting time,transporting time and the duration of shows and meals in the above itinerary are for reference only and will be subject to change accoring to the real situation.

2019 Join-in Tibet Tour Price  (in CNY. per person)

  Item

01 Apr-25 Jun

26 Jun-25 Aug

26 Aug-15 Oct

16 Oct-15 Nov

Economical

7370

8020

7720

7370

Single room supplement

910

1010

1010

910

Comfortable

7670

8320

8020

7570

Single room supplement

1210

1310

1310

1110

   

Departure Date: 

 April: 1, 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30

 May:  2, 4, 6, 9, 13, 16, 18, 20, 24, 26, 28, 30

 June:  1, 4, 7, 10, 12, 14, 16, 22, 24, 28, 30

 July:  4, 8, 10, 14, 18, 22, 26, 30

 August:  1, 5, 9, 12, 17, 20, 24, 28

 September:  1, 3, 5, 7, 10, 13, 15, 18, 20, 23, 26, 29

 October:  2, 4, 7, 10, 12, 15, 18, 22, 24, 28, 30

 November:  3, 7, 11, 18, 22, 27

 December:  2, 6, 13, 20, 25, 30

 January:

 February:  5

 

A. The Tour Group Standard:

1. The head count of tourists in one van is around 12 people. But for itinerary G, we do not guarantee this limitation of tourist head count per van, but normally it will not be over 15 people.

2. The above price is the same for foreign tourist and Chinese tourist.

3. The logo which tour guide will hold to meet tourist is “Everest Travel”.

 

B. Departure date & the sequence of visiting scenic spots:

1. The departure date info listed above is only for reference. It may changed according to the real tourists’ situation. All reservation should be confirmed case by case.

2. The sequence of visiting scenic spots listed in the itinerary maybe will be changed. But all of the scenic spots in the itinerary will be visited. 

 

Tour Service includes

1. All necessary travel permits for Tibet (excluding the Chinese visa),

2. Tour Van in Tibet (Vehicle type in common use: 7-9 seats Ruifeng Business Car/Buick/Hyundai, 15-seat, 17-seat Van, 23-seat, 29-seat van)

3. Entrance tickets listed in the itinerary (include the booking fee of Potala Palace entrance ticket)

4. Excellent English speaking guide,

5. Hada, water (in glass cup) . For the high altitude area, we also include emergency oxygen tank or bottled oxygen (not for the area in Lhasa, Shigatse, Namtso Lake, Yamdrok Lake, Ganden Monastery area, Samye Monastery area and so on),one welcome dinner.

6. Accommodation (2 people stay in one room, but in hostel and tent, there maybe many people staying in one room.)

 

Hotels in common use,

In Lhasa:

Economical standard (3-star standard)

Lhasa Yak hotel (拉萨亚宾馆),

Lhasa Gnagjian Hotel (拉萨刚坚饭店)

Comfortable (4-star Standard):

Lhasa Gnagjian Hotel (拉萨刚坚饭店)

 

In Shigatse:

Economical standard (3-star standard)

Zangba Hotel (藏巴酒店),

Manasarover Hotel (神湖酒店)

Comfortable (4-star Standard):

Tashichota Hotel (扎西曲塔酒店)

Shigatse Hotel (日喀则饭店)

 

In Mt. Everest:

Rongbuk Temple Hostel, or Tent,

  

In Kyirong:

Kyirong Hotel

 

The room in hostels maybe are the multi-beds room (not 2 beds room), no in-room toilet and bathroom. Most of hostels there are without bathroom, exclude breakfast. Accommodation is arranged regardless of gender, nationality and age. Hot water supply time is limited.

 

(We will try our best to arrange our tourists to stay in above hotel. But in high tour season, sometimes we will have to use some other hotel. )

 

7. One time welcome dinner or farewell dinner in Tibetan style cuisine in Lhasa.    

8. Free Transfer Service between airport/railway station and hotel:

1) Lhasa Airport departure time for the transfer service to hotel in downtown Lhasa.

10:00, 13:30, 17:00

2) Hotel departure time for the transfer service to Airport,

06:30, 08:00, 12:00

If your desired transfer time does not meet the above time, Or tourist does not want to wait for the free transfer service, we can arrange the private transfer for you. But the cost of the private transfer service is RMB500 one time.

 

The transfer service between Lhasa Railway Station and hotel is free of charge, but the transfer service date should be according to the itinerary.

3) If the transfer service date tourist desired to take is not according to the itinerary, the railway station/hotel transfer service is RMB350 one way per time, the airport/hotel transfer service is RMB500 one way per time

4) If because of the delay of flight, tourist missed the airport departure time of the transfer service, tourist should pay RMB400 per time for the private transfer service. 

- The above private transfer service price is the taxi fee for guide and tourist, not a private van.

9. Tour accident insurance (The altitude sickness is not covered by the insurance.).

 

Tour Service excludes

1. Lunch, dinner, (except one welcome dinner), breakfast at Rongbuk Hostel, tent and other hostel.

2. The tip to guide and driver, single room supplement,

3. The traffic cost arrive in and leaving Tibet.

4. Personal expenses 
Tour Reservation Procedure:

1. Please view the itinerary and quotation listed in our website.

2. Contact Shanghai Elite Tours to tell us your desired tour itinerary, tour date, tourists name and head count of total tourists, your contact information, such as phone number, Wechat, E-mail address.

3. Please also tell us your name on your passport and indicate which word is your family name, your passport number, birthday and gender. Thanks.

4. After we reserved everything OK, we will confirm to our tourists. Then you can pay to us according to the following way.

5. The guides info, includes guides name and mobile phone number, will be told to tourist one day before the tour at the latest. And the tour guide or our office will contact tourist one day before your tour at the latest, to confirm the exact pickup time based on your preference. We will contact you by phone or E-mail or Wechat or in some other way. Anyway, we will try to confirm these info to you as early as possible. 

 

If by 6 pm one day before the tour, you still don’t receive the E-mail or a call or a message at your hotel desk or the Wechat message for the tour departure info, please call us at 139 0176 5092. We will aim to resolve any problem immediately. Thank you very much!.

 

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Beneficiarys Address:  

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5) In Credit Card

You can pay us in credit card. But we will have to add 3% on the total amount which the bank handles as the bank service fee. For instance, if the payment is RMB1000 by cash, if paid in credit card, the total payment is RMB1000/97%=RMB1030.92. 

 

For the 1st time tourist, we have to ask the torurist to pay to us in credit card face to face. We can also bring the mobile care machine to your address if it is in downtown Shanghai.

 

For the regular tourist of us, you only need to give us your credit card number and the expiry month of this card. And write the following authorization sentences to us via E-mail or Wechat or Mobile Short Message: 

 

I authorize Shanghai Elite Tours International Travel Service Co., Ltd. to draw the payment of RMBxxxx (Include bank service fee) from this card of mine.

 

My credit card information is as follows,

Card number:

Expiry Month:

 

Then we can draw the money from your credit card in the card machine in our office.

 

Afterwards we will photo the credit card payment memo, and E-mail or Wechat this memo to you.

 

1. Tibet Tour Permit

Please give us the copy of photo page of passport, the copy of Chinese Visa. and other materials for Tibet Tour Permit 17 days before departure.

 

2. Payment

1. All payment should be pre-paid to us before your departure.

2. If tourist cancel the tour after the tour begins, we can only refund the un-happened entrance ticket and accommodation fee (But the accommodation fee happened on the cancellation day also can not be refunded. ) 

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