Overland Adventure Tibet Tour has become one of the most visited destinations. This is a virtual paradise for all tourists and more so for adventurer enthusiast and dare devils. It is just a perfect zone to hone your skills and physical fitness by engaging in hard adventure sports. The Thrill of trekking in Tibet also doubles up as treks leads to some of the mountain tops dotted with stunning Buddhist temples and monasteries. Since Tibet is mainly a hilly region with an average altitude of more than 3500 m, the 'Roof of The World' generally favors trekking and hiking more than any water sports. But it does not mean that there are no water sports possible in Tibet. Tibet is arguably the best destination for white water rafting because of steep falling streams and rivers. You can also indulge in biking, which we have to say, is more strenuous and physically demanding. This tour offers a good chance to get a close look at the Tibetan herders and their nomadic life style. Tour exceeds 4400m in average with a maximum elevation at 5300m. It nicely balances cultural and wilderness activities and available in Middle April to Middle October to adventure Tibet tours.
Tibet overland tour begin from Kathmandu, following Araniko Highway until friendship bridge most amazing scenery on Earth to Tibet border with in 5-6 hours drive. Interesting Tibet Overland Tour is with impressive views of the Himalayas, High mountain passes, ancient monasteries, fortress and society of time immortal, the high upland of Tibet and ethnically beautiful city of Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse. You will take pleasure in the never ending heavenly hiking with us. You will grab exceptional & momentous chance to encounter with prohibited the high upland of Tibet. The powerful Potala Palace, Drepung Monastery, Barkhor market and the holy Jokhang Temple are the charming sights of this tour. Most amazing, this tour offers a lifetime chance to admire and compare the brilliance of the lofty Himalaya from three measurement from south, north and sky. Your reminiscences of holiday in Tibet is enrich by the remaining feeling of the most abundantly bedecked huge monasteries and temples, saffron tinted monks, ever joyful people and their typical lifestyle and above all , the demanding Himalaya. Early in morning Acute Trek representative will pick up from hotel and drop the Tibet border (friendship bridge) for our valued customer of your holiday tour with us.
Day 01: Arrive in Lhasa: Comfortable private transfer to your hotel in Lhasa and acclimatize yourself to the high altitude.
Day 02-03: Sightsee in Lhasa: Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street and a local Tibetan family on the first-day sightseeing in Lhasa and other highlights of Lhasa - Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery on the following day, further acclimatization.
Day 04: Lhasa - Tsurphu Monastery: In the fresh morning air, we'll drive from Lhasa to Tsurphu Monastery for about 2hrs. After arrival, visit the monastery and preparing for next few days trekking tour.
Day 05: Trek Tsurphu Monastery to Leten, 11km, 4hrs: After breakfast, we'll start our first-day trek up a green valley to Leten. On the way, you could come over various species of mountain goats and some small nomadic community camps for summer herding, and may stop into the herder's tent for a cup of salt butter tea or fresh yak milk. The classic beauty of Tibet will be with you for the entire trek tour.
Day 06: Trek Leten to Bartso, 15km, 5-6hrs: Climb over the Damchen Nyingtri pass and descend into a beautiful valley. After three hours, you'll pass the Lasar La to the Yangpancheng valley, and then head to Bartso, a drokpa village with several houses. Today's view is also breathtaking with streams, wide open plateaus, powder-blue sky, etc.
Day 07: Trek Bartso to Dorje Ling Nunnery, 15km, 4hrs: Follow a wide trail across the valley to another ridge, from where you'll be rewarded with views of Mt. Nyianchengtangula (over 7000m). After pass the Tajung village, you may see some young nomadic boys and girls picnic on the plateaus while watching their yaks and sheep graze. In the afternoon, set up camp near the small Dorje Ling Nunnery.
Day 08: Trek Dorje Ling Nunnery to Yangpancheng Hot Spring, 14km, 4hrs: Leaving Dorje Ling Nunnery behind, you'll have easy trek along the Nyango Chu River through the grassy valley to Yangpancheng Gompa. Our landcruiser will be awaiting for you at the monastery and take you to the hot spring. After the bath there, drive back to Lhasa. If the time permits, instead of getting back to Lhasa this day, we can drive to the beautiful Namtso Lake.
Day 09: Fly back from Lhasa to Kathmandu, Nepal.