Tibet Nepal Combined Himalayan tour (14 Days) offers an opportunity exploring two amazing Himalayan destinations; Exploring these two tiny but culturally rich countries give you abundant knowledge of Buddhism and Hinduism. You can start your trip directly from Mainland China (Beijing or Chengdu) or Kathmandu. If you are flying from Kathmandu, we recommend finishing the Nepal sightseeing first as we need to have a complete 3 working days to process the Tibet Group Visa (TGV) in Kathmandu.
During your visit to Tibet, you will explore the “city of sunshine ‘Lhasa'” where magnificent Dalai Lama’s Potala Palace (Durbar) is situated. Moreover, you will visit other popular monasteries such as Sera, Drepung, Norbulingka, Jokhang temple and etc. On this journey to Tibet, you will be traveling up to Everest’s Base camp (5150m) on North Ridge (Face) passing through Gyantse, Shigatse, Shakya, Tingri, and Rongbuk monastery. This 8-Day journey to Mount Everest Base Camp via Lhasa is one of the popular itineraries to explore the central Tibet and Mount Everest itself.
After arriving at a beautiful Himalayan nation; Nepal, you will be greeted by one of our company’s representatives and escorted to Kathmandu through Rasuwagadi HWY. During your a week-long trip to Nepal, you experience the historical sites and wildlife activities at Chitwan national park. As you have already seen magnificent mountain views, we emphasize on taking you to the Historical, Religious, Cultural monuments such as Bhaktapur, Patan, Kathmandu Durbar squares, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhunath Temple, Pashupatinath Temple and etc. Moreover, you will spend 3 days 2 nights at Chitwan National Park where you will go for Jeep Safari, Jungle walk, cultural dance shows and etc.
Moreover, if you want to explore Everest Base Camp from both Tibet and Nepal sides (Everest North and South Faces), we will customize an itinerary including Everest Base Camp Trek (12 Days) in Nepal along with Lhasa EBC Tour in Tibet or you can also add on 4 days short Bhutan tour on this same one package. Let us know for any customization, you will require about 3 weeks to make these trips done.
In general, you will have a complete taste of the Himalayas, Himalayan lifestyles, History of Buddhism and Hinduism, wildlife activities and greetings from ever welcoming people from the mountains during your guided Tibet Nepal Combined Himalayan Tour (14 Days). HimalayanWindows can be your perfect guide to show you around.
Arrival in Lhasa either from Beijing or Chengdu or any other destination of Mainland China or Kathmandu. Transfer and check-in to your hotel. Full rest for acclimatization- Hotel.
Two full-day sightseeing tours to LHASA including JOKHANG TEMPLE, BARKHOR BAZAAR, POTALA PALACE, and SERA & DREPUNG MONASTERIES. Overnight at the hotel.
Drive to Shigatse via Gyantse and Yamdroktso. Enroute visit Yamdroktso and Phalkhor and Khumbub stupa in Gyantse. Drive to Shigatse. O/N at hotel.
Early in the morning, we will leave for Ronghuk via Lhatse and Shegar. On the way, we will encounter a few high passes, Gyatso La, Gawu La, and Nyalam Passes. On the top of Gawu La, we will be able to witness the spectacular view of the Himalayan Ranges. We will follow the bumpy road to Rongbuk, it about 100 Km. O/N at guest house.
You will hike to Everest base camp either on foot or hiring horse cart, Explore around EBC and back to Rongbuk (4+4 KM) and drive back to Shegar or Tingri. Overnight at guesthouse
Drive to Kerung from Tingri. Overnight at guest house in Kerung (Nepal Tibet border town)
Early in the morning, drive to the immigration, clear border formalities and drive to Kathmandu. The drive from Kerung border to Kathmandu takes about six to seven hours. The road is under construction and some part of the road is bumpy. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
This day, you will be taken for a full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley; you will visit Pashupati Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhutan Temple and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Overnight at hotel
This day, early in the morning, we will drive to Chitwan by Tourism public bus/Private transportation. You will drive through the Trishuli river and scenic landscapes (You can also attend River Rafting at Trishuli River if you like). After you reach Chitwan, you will be greeted by our representative, taken to the hotel; in the evening you will go to visit the Elephant Breeding Centre and enjoy the Tharu Cultural show with dinner. Dinner will be provided.
The program for this day:
6:15 AM: Wake up call; 7:15 AM: Breakfast; 8:00 AM: Cannoning and Jungle Walk; 12:00 PM: Lunch; 1:30 PM: Elephant Safari (2 hrs); 7:00 PM: Dinner
This day; we will take you for Bird watching before breakfast; after breakfast, we drive back to Kathmandu. O/N at hotel
This day; you will explore Patan and Bhaktapur Durbar Square with Changunarayan temple. If you wish to visit any other landmarks around the valley, you will take you there. In the evening, you will be offer for cultural dinner at one of the authentic Nepalese local restaurant and bid you farewell.
This day, one of our representatives from the company will take you to the airport for your final departure home.
HimalayanWindows does not only focus on the fixed itinerary; we also emphasize on customized personalized extended trips to fulfill your adventure taste of that particular destination. Feel free to ask us for extending your trip while being on the similar itinerary. Click Extend My Trip
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