The Best of Nepal & Tibet tour offers some of the most popular of tourist attractions of Nepal and Tibet in a single visit. In Nepal we cover the fascinating medieval architectures in Kathmandu, breathtaking Himalayan views, the beautiful lake city of Pokhara , elephant back safari in chitwan national park and finally conclude the trip with an spectacular Himalayan flight to show you Mt Everest.
In Tibet we explore all the cultural attractions of Lhasa, Shigatse and Gyantse and drive through central Tibet all the way back to kathmandu. En route we visit beautiful turquoise lakes, ancient cities and monasteries , snow capped mountains and have a close look at the life of the people of Nepal and Tibet.
From elephant back safari in the tropical forest of Nepal to the Mt Everest and the Buddhist monuments and pilgrims in Tibet , this tour truly covers all the best these two countries have to offer to its visitors.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
This is your first day Nepal Tibet Tour, upon arrival in Kathmandu Airport, meet our representative and transfer to hotel. Short Briefing of your Tour. Check in to the Hotel. Rest for free Afternoon. In the evening, typical Nepali dinner with folk dance performances. O/n at Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour – Nagarkot:
After Breakfast sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath temple which is very famous hindu temple in Nepal where you can see different environment of Temple, death burning body, devotees etc. Then you will proceed to Tour of Patan to have a look and study many beautiful and interesting arts and architecture and historic and cultural phenomena. Then after Sightseeing Tour of Bhaktapur City is just a 14 kms east of Kathmandu. Bhaktapur means the city of devotees and is a center of potter and intriguing masks. The major sight seeing places are, Durbar Square, of 55 windows, Nyatapola, Bhairavnath Temple, Dattatreya Temple etc. Evening drive to Nagarkot. Beautiful sunset view and Mountain View including Mt. Everest view can be seen from the Hotel. O/n at Hotel.
Day 03: Nagarkot – Kathamndu
Early morning beautiful sunrise view can be seen from the Hotel. After late breakfast drive down to Kathamndu slowly. Free afternoon for shopping or hang around the city. O/n Hotel.
Day 04: Kathmandu - Lhasa
We will transfer to Nepal Airport after Breakfast and for your flight to Lhasa. This is one of the excited day of your Nepal Tibet Tour, One hour scenic flight over mountains to Gongar Airport. Our Tibetan guide will pick you up and transfer to Hotel. Rest at Hotel. O/n Hotel.
Day 05: Sightseeing in Lhasa:
After breakfast drive to sightseeing spots- Jokhang Temple, this is most respected shrine in all of Tibet and is always bustling with spiritual worshippers. You will also have the opportunity to make some shopping in a Tibetan crowded city centre called Barkor market. In the afternoon visit to Sera Monastery fifteenth century sprawls of golden roofs and whitewashed walls. This well preserved monastery is located just a few miles north of Lhasa and is home to several hundred monks. It is famous for debating activities which is happening 3 to 4 pm quite regularly every day and after visiting O/n at Hotel.
Day 06: Sightseeing in Lhasa
A trip to Tibet would not be complete without visiting the popular Potala Palace. This palace is Lhasa's cardinal landmark and is a wonder of Eastern architecture. Your first visit of this massive structure will be a magical moment remembered for years to come. It has been a palace since the fifth or sixth century and was once home to the Dalai Lama. This truly amazing day will ended with a visit to the Drepung Monastery. Once the world's largest monastery, housing 10,000 monks, Drepung monastery lies hidden in rocky ridges just beyond the city. Surprisingly much of the building was left untouched throughout so many hundreds of years.
Day 07: Lhasa – Kathamndu – Departure.
After breakfast drive to airport for scenic one hour flight to Kathmandu then connect your onward flight to home.
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