After landing at the Gonggar Airport of Lhasa, you start your eight days programs in Tibet. This trip to the Roof of the World takes you first to the Forbidden City of Lhasa, the capital of Chinas Tibet Autonomous Region. After your stay in Lhasa, you move to Kathmandu passing through some major highlighted places of central Tibet such as Gyantse (the ancient trading hub of Tibet), Shigatse (the second largest city of Tibet) and Tingri (from where you can see the distance view of Mount Everest, if weather permits it).
Day 01 : Lhasa
Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa (3650m) - 1h10.
Day 02 : Jokhang Temple-Potala Palace
Visit Lhasa: Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Square and Potala Palace.
Day 03 : Drepung Monastery-Sera Monastery
Visit Lhasa: Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery
Day 04 : Lhasa-Gyantse
Drive from Lhasa to Gyantse (3950m) - 256 kms.
Day 05 : Gyantse-Shigatse
Drive from Gyantse to Shigatse (3900m) - 90 kms.
Day 06 : Shigatse-Old Tingri
Drive from Shigatse to Old Tingri (4300m) - 240 kms.
Day 07 : Old Tingri-Zhangmu
Drive from Old Tingri to Zhangmu (2200m) - 181 kms.
Day 08 : Zhangmu-Kathmandu
Drive from Zhangmu to Kathmandu (1400m) - 123 kms.