Day 01Kathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours drive
Early in the morning scenic drive to Kerung Border (Nepal-Tibet Border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepalese immigration, an hour adventurous uphill drive by Bus & Van (normally) or 2-hour walk uphill (in case of landslide to Chinese immigration, check-in to hotel or Continue drive to Kerung.
Day 02Kerung - Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4,350m): 225 Km/244 Km
Day drives uphill to the highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering a sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world. from where, weather permitting, breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt Cho Oyu (8201 M) & Mt Xishapagma (8012M) but dwarfed by the Vastness of the Tibetan plateau. From TINGRI, one can enjoy the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8,848 M).
Day 03Tingri/Lhaste - Xigatse (3,900 M): 244 Km
Continue scenic drive crossing over Gyatchu La (5,220M), the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt Kailash bifurcates to the west. Stay overnight at Yak hotel
Day 04Xigatse - Gyantse (3,950m): 90 Km
Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama, Tashilhumpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa and Phalkor Monastery.
Day 05Gyantse - Lhasa (3,650m): 261 Km
Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola (5,010m), Kambala (4,749m), Colorful Yamdrok-Tso Lake and the Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo) –Stay overnight at Flora Hotel or similar.
Day 06Sightseeing In Lhasa
Enjoy full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar today
Day 07Shigatse to Lhasa
Sightseeing in Potala Palace Drepung and Sera Monasteries. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 08Final departure
You will be transferred to airport for your flight back to Kathmandu or onward home.