Tibet Overland 12 days
Well Plan Treks offers Tibet Overland Journey, where you will be within Tibet immense cultural background including beautiful high peaks and unique landscapes. Tibet Overland, where drive from Kathmandu to Lhasa leads you with grand views of Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Ganesh Himal (7,405 m) Langtang Lirung (7,234 m), Dorje Lakpa (6,980m/22,929ft) Mt. Gauri-Shanker (7,145 m) and Cho-Oyu 8,201 m / 26,906 ft, Shishapangma 8,013 / 26, 289 ft.
Tibet Overland includes acclimatization days to cope with the altitude and to continue higher around the world largest and highest Tibetan plateau.
This trip starts with an interesting drive on Nepal / Tibet- China Friendship highway through the town of Kyirong and towards high pass of Laylung-la at 5,050 m with mountain views and then towards Lhasa with Mt. Everest and Cho-Oyu views on a drive.
Drive leads to Tibet and towards the 2nd largest city at Shigatse seat of great Panchen Lama visiting the golden-roofed Tashilumpo monastery after crossing highest point at Gyatso-la pass 5,220 meters, and then drive to beautiful Turquoise Lake Yamdrok Tso and finally over the last Khamba-la pass at 4,800 meters to reach Lhasa.
In Lhasa visit famous historical and cultural places and monasteries Drepung, Shera, Jhorkang Temple and busy old Barkor market square includes the visit of famous Potala palace and then return journey bring you back at Kathmandu with a sweeping scenic flight to conclude marvelous journey, Tibet Overland.