Welcome to Cross Country Trekking and Travel Nepal: We provide trekking and travel services across Nepal - Bhutan - Tibet - and - India. Thank you!

Tibet Trekking
Treks and Tours Package
 
Contact Us
Cross-Country Treks and Travel (P.) Ltd

Cross Country Treks and Travel Expedition Pvt Ltd

P.O Box 10342,Thamel,Kathmandu,Nepal
Ph.no:-00977- 01-4411248(O)
Cell no :-00977-98510 54384
Emails:  
cctreks@ntc.net.np, cctreksnepal@hotmail.com
Website: www.trekkingandtravelnepal.com.np
          


 

8 Days Sangrila Tour to Tibet ( fly in Fly out)

This Tibet Shangri La Tour package fits best for a family looking for a short yet interesting getaway from the regular life. Visit to the temples and monasteries and palaces will refresh you and gives you an opportunity to peek in the way of Tibetan living. You kids will learn the meaning of respect and love in these days. And they will also have a chance to observe and learn how ancient monuments are kept and should be kept for future generations as the Tibetans have preserved.
 

Trip Overview

Trekking Destination : Tibet tour, visit Tibet
Group Size : 0
Best Time : All year round
Maximum Altitude : 4000
Total Trip days : 8 days
Trip Cost : USD Depend on the size of group per PP

Outline Itinerary of 8 Days Sangrila Tour to Tibet ( fly in Fly out)

Day 01: Kathmandu to Lhasa (Gonggar airport) then drive to Tsedang

You will fly from Kathmandu to Gonggar airport, Lhasa. The flight takes about 1 hour & 10 minutes to reach Lhasa. This is probably the most beautiful flight in the World. While flying to Lhasa you can see five tallest mountains and all are 8000m+. Those mountains are Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Cho-Oyu (8188m), Mt. Makalu (8485m) and Mt. Kangchenjunga (8586m). While taking boarding pass, please ask checking counter politely to allocate your seat on left hand side row.   

Our Tibetan guide will meet you at the airport and transfer to Tsedang. Afternoon, you will visit Thandruk Monastery.  Thandruk Monastery, perhaps is the oldest monastery in Tibet. It is situated on the crowded road side of the main city.

Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Tsedang

Visit Yambulakhang (the first Palace of Tibet) and some massive Tombs of Tibetan King. These tombs are almost 1300 years old. Nine tombs are visible now including the Tomb of King Songtsen Gampo.

After lunch, drive to Samye valley. On the way visit Mindoling Monastery. Mindoling Monastery is located east of the Dranang River of the Dranang River county. The Monastery was built at the end of 10th century and renovated and changed its name in 1677. This is one of the three biggest Monastery of Nyingmapa sect.

After visiting Mindoling Monastery, you will visit Samye Monastery. Samye was, the first Monastery in Tibet, built by King Trisong Detsen. The Monastery put the foundation of Buddhist religion in Tibet. The Monastery is uniquely designed architectural showpiece of Tibet.

Day 03: Drive, Samye to Gyantse (3950 m.)

Immediately after leaving Samye, we have to drive through a long tunnel that goes under the mountain range between Samye and Lhasa valley. The highway then climbs steeply to the Kamba – La with its magnificent views of the turquoise lake Yamdruk Tso. Continue to Gyantse to the Kumbum, Palkor Chode Monastery and fort. 

Day 04: Drive, Gyantse to Shigatse (3900 m.)

An hour drive from Gyantse will take you to Shigatse, the city of Tashilumpo Monastery. En route, you will visit Shalu Monastery which is 8 KM off the main High Way. Shalu Monastery was built on 1000 AD. The Monastery has special architectural style combining Han with Tibetan and Nepali style.

After noon visit Tashilungmpu Monastery. The Tashilungpu Monastery was built in 1447 AD which is known as one of the six major Monasteries of Gelukpa Sect. This is the largest Monastery in Tsang area with a total area of 3,00,000 Square meters. The highlight of the monastery is the gilt statue of Meitreya Buddha made of copper with 22.4 meter high. It is considered to be the highest statue in the World. Tashilungpu Monastery is the seat of Panchen Lama.

Day 05: Drive, Shigatse to Lhasa (3650 m.)

Early morning after breakfast, you will set off for Lhasa via the northern High Way. The drive takes about 4 hours to reach Lhasa. 

Day 06: Lhasa sightseeing tour

You will visit Potala Palace, Norbulinkha Palace and Barkhor Bazaar Square. 

Day 07: Lhasa sightseeing

You will visit Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery today.

Day 08: Departure from Lhasa

You may take a flight back to Kathmandu from Lhasa or take a flight to mainland China (Chengdu, Beijing, Shanghai, Xining, Xian etc). Also, you travel to these cities by train from Lhasa.
Will be uploaded soon
Will be uploaded soon
BOOK 8 Days Sangrila Tour to Tibet ( fly in Fly out)
Name:
Address:
Country:
Phone:
Fax:
Email:
No. of Pax:
Arrival Date:
Deprature Date:
Message:
Security Code: