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Tibet is one of the most remarkable places to visit in Asia. Popularly known as "Roof of the World", Tibet has long been a favored destination for visitors. It offers fabulous monastery sights, breathtaking high-altitude treks and stunning views of the world's highest mountains. With an average elevation of 4,000 meters above sea level, and over 50 peaks above 7,000 meters, Tibet has become a real paradise for nature lover, mountaineers and explorers. Experience Nepal & Tibet Tour offers sightseeing in two of the Nature’s Paradise: Nepal & Tibet.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu - Nyalam 
Day 04: Drive Nyalam - Lotingri/Old Tingri 
Day 05: Drive Lotingri/Old Tingri - Ronbuk & Visit Everest Base Camp (5,250m/17,220ft)                
Day 06: Drive Ronbuk - Xegar - Lhatse 
Day 07: Drive Lhatse - Sakya - Natang Monastery – Shigatse
Day 08: Drive Shigatse - Gyantse Via Shaulu Monastery
Day 09: Drive Gyantse – Lhasa
Day 10: Lhasa Sightseeing   
Day 11: Lhasa Sightseeing   
Day 12: Fly Lhasa – Kathmandu
Day 13: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 14: Departure
Tour Name: Experience Nepal & Tibet Tour
Tour Duration: 13 Nights / 14 Days 
Tour Destinations: Kathmandu, Zhangmu, Tingri, Shigatse, Gyatse & Lhasa 
DAY 01: ARRIVE KATHMANDU
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, our Fishtail representative and driver will meet you at the Tribhuvan International Airport and escort you to your designated hotel. The representative will help you to check into your hotel. In the hotel, you will be briefed about your daily activities during the tour. Evening you will observe Nepalese cultural program followed by dinner.
 
DAY 02: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING
Kathmandu valley is the historical and cultural heart of Nepal and has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. The valley offers you a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and Western influence. In the morning, after breakfast, you will visit renowned and one of the largest Buddhist monastery - Swoyambhunath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. After lunch, you will visit Patan Durbar Square. All these are protected by UNESCO as world heritage site. Overnight in hotel.
 
DAY 03: DRIVE KATHMANDU - NYALAM (3,750m/12,300ft - 162Km) 
In the early morning you will proceed for Kodari (1,873m/6,140ft). Kodari lies at the Nepal-Tibet border. After completing immigration and custom formalities, you will be driven up hill to Zhangmu (2,300m/7,544ft) and then continue the drive to Nyalam. Overnight in hotel.
 
DAY 04:  DRIVE NYALAM - LOTINGRI/OLD TINGRI (4,050m - 147Km)               
Today you will proceed for Tingri (5-6 hours drive) crossing two spectacular passes - Nyalam pass (3,800m) and Lalung La pass (5,082m). This drive provides fabulous views of t high mountains Everest (8,848m) Jugal Himal, Makalu (8,464m) and several others. Overnight in Lotingri/Old Tingri.
 
DAY 05: DRIVE LOTINGRI/OLD TINGRI - RONBUK (5,050m/16,564ft - 105Km) & VISIT EVEREST BASE CAMP (5,250m/17,220ft) 
After breakfast, you will proceed for an easy and short drive to Rongbuk. You will then be driven to the Everest Base Camp by local bus (16Km round trip). Overnight in Rongbuk.
 
DAY 06:  DRIVE RONBUK - XEGAR - LHATSE (4,050m - 245Km)
Your morning will start with the view of sunrise over Mount Everest. Afterwards, you will proceed for Rongbuk monastery which is the highest monastery in Tibet. Then you will embark towards Lhatse via Xegar. Overnight in Lhatse.
 
DAY 07: DRIVE LHATSE - SAKYA - NATANG MONASTERY - SHIGATSE (3,900m - 185Km)
Today, firstly you will proceed to Sakya (30Km) where you will visit famous Sakya Monastery. After lunch, you will be driven to Natang Monastery. You will finally arrive in Shigatse, the second biggest city in Tibet, in the evening.
 
DAY 08:  DRIVE SHIGATSE - GYANTSE VIA SHAULU MONASTERY (3,950m - 90Km)
In the morning you will proceed for Tashilunpo Monastery and the free bazaar of Shigaste. After lunch you will embark on a pleasant 2 hours drive to Gyantse where you will visit Shaulu Monastery en-route.  Upon reaching Gyantse, you will visit Khumbum Stupa and Phalkot Monastery. Overnight in Gyantse.
 
DAY 09: DRIVE GYANTSE - LHASA (3,650m - 259Km)
The drive to Lhasa takes 8 hours crossing two passes - Karo La (5,010m) and Kamba La (4,794m), Lake Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise Lake) and Yarlung Tsangpo (Brahamaputra) river en-route. Overnight in Lhasa.
 
DAY 10:  LHASA SIGHTSEEING
Today the tour will begin with a visit to Sera Monastery, Norbulingka - the summer Palace of the Dalai Lama, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Market. 
 
DAY 11:  LHASA SIGHTSEEING
Lhasa sightseeing will continue today as well with the visit to Potala Palace and Drepung Monastery. 
 
DAY 12:  FLY LHASA - KATHMANDU
After breakfast, our Fishtail representative will transfer you to Lhasa Airport for flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, rest of the day is free to explore on your own. 
 
DAY 13: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast, you will proceed for half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley that includes Pashupatinath Temple and Bouddhanath Stupa. Rest of the day is available for leisurely and personal activities like shopping at different super market & departmental stores, golf, spa etc. You can also explore the tourist hub “Thamel”. In the evening you can explore different restaurants & bar with the live musical shows. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
 
DAY 14:  DEPARTURE
After breakfast, our representative will take you to the Tribhuvan international airport for your flight towards onward destination
 
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