Multi-day trip

From Kathmandu: Multi-Day Tibet Highlights Trip

From Kathmandu: Multi-Day Tibet Highlights Trip

From US$ 1,260 per person

See some of Tibet’s most important sites while taking in views of the stunning landscape on this guided multi-day trip, accommodation included.

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Duration 8 days
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Live tour guide
Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, French, German, Hindi, English
Pickup included
You will be picked up at your hotel 20 minutes before the activity starts.
Private group


  • Visit Tibet's magnificent palaces and monasteries
  • Explore a bustling Tibetan market
  • Be in awe of the region's spectacular landscape
  • Experience Tibetan hospitality
Full description

Spend time traveling around Tibet and experience a truly unforgettable destination. Visit the region's monasteries and temples for awe-inspiring views and explore vibrant markets for a taste of local life. The trip's itinerary includes visits to the famous Potala and Norbulingka palaces, the great Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and a walk in a bustling Tibetan market. See the well-known but rarely visited Shalu and Sakya Monasteries. Day 1: Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa. Arrive and be greeted by your guide. Transfer to your hotel and spend the day at your own leisure while acclimatizing to the high altitude. Day 2: Take a sightseeing tour of Lhasa. Visit the Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and Barkhor Bazaar. Day 3: Continue sightseeing in Lhasa and visit Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace, and the Sera Monastery. Day 4: After breakfast, depart for Gyangtse via Yamdrok Lake. Visit the Pelkhor Chode Monastery and see the Gyangtse Kumbum stupa. Day 5: Drive from Gyangtse to Shigatse and stop at Shalu Monastery along the way. Visit the Tashilhunpo Monastery and Shigatse Market as well. Day 6: Drive from Shigatse to Shegar with a stop at Sakya Monastery. Day 7: Drive to Zhangmu and visit the Milarepa's Cave. Day 8: Walk Across Friendship Bridge before driving back to Kathmandu. Get dropped off at your pickup location, or another address within the pickup and drop-off areas.

  • Pickup and drop-off (Lalitpur, Kathmandu, and Bhaktapur)
  • Kathmandu-Lhasa flight, one-way ticket
  • Tibet travel permit and visa fees with permit processing
  • Hotel accommodation in Tibet
  • Guided tours of cities with entry fees to all heritage sites
  • Ground transportation on four-wheel-drive jeep as per itinerary
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Airport taxes and excess baggage charges
  • Meals (not mentioned as included)
  • Photography charges at the monasteries and palaces
  • Nepal re-entry visa
  • Valid travel insurance with emergency evacuation
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You must present a negative rapid test taken on the same day of the activity

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Product ID: 329076