High Road to Tibet

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  • Hiking
  • Mountains
  • Cultural, religious and historic sites
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 14 days
  • tour type Small group
  • max group size 14
  • Footprint carbonneutralCO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu, Nepal
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Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date prior to 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour You can select a new tour run by the same operator up to 30 days before departure.
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Experience the Tibetan cultural capital of Lhasa.
  • Witness monks in debate and prayer.
  • Explore rural villages and lunar landscapes.
  • Reach 5000m and a mere 7km below Everest Base Camp
Starting and ending in Kathmandu, the tour "High Road To Tibet" is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 14 days. You will be traveling through Gyantse, Xêgar, Kathmandu and 6 other destinations in Nepal and China. "High Road To Tibet" is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please see the package includes section for further details.

From the sacred peaks of Tibet to lush green Nepalese valleys, explore overland the best of the Himalayas on this two-week tour. Discover mighty temples and small outposts on a journey that offers incredible vistas at every turn of the trail. Our expert Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) will take the hassle out of planning and help you find the secluded spots only the locals know — and leave you with time to explore. In the thin mountain air of Rongbuk, the highest monastery in the world, you'll enjoy unparalleled views of Mt Everest. So make sure your camera is charged — you're going to need it.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT G ADVENTURES
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 107 reviews
  • Gideon
  • From USA
  • On Feb 11 2019
5 - Excellent
Gideon's review for another G Adventures tour
“Well run from start to finish. The upfront planning was simple. The instructions for what to bring and expect were correct and informative. But the best part was the CEO. He knew his area, he was friendly, informative, encouraging and incredibly help...”
  • Joanna
  • From 31
  • On Dec 24 2019
5 - Excellent
Joanna's review for another G Adventures tour
“Fantastic tour snowy, beautiful iceland.. wesae geysers, frozen waterfalls, walked on a glacier and NORTHERN LIGHTS!
Fubky, cool country aided by an exceptional guide and great group”
  • Anonymous
  • From British
  • On Aug 07 2019
5 - Excellent
Review for another G Adventures tour
“We covered so much! Saw lots of wildlife, fantastic nature, delicious food. The CEO was ace!”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Kathmandu
  • Day 2: Kathmandu
  • Day 3: Kathmandu/Panauti
  • Day 4: Panauti/Lhasa
  • Day 5: Lhasa
  • Day 6: Lhasa
  • Day 7: Lhasa/Gyantse
  • Day 8: Gyantse/Xêgar
  • Day 9: Xêgar/Rongpu Si
  • Day 10: Rongpu Si/Shigatse
  • Day 11: Shigatse
  • Day 12: Shigatse/Lhasa
  • Day 13: Lhasa/Kathmandu
  • Day 14: Kathmandu
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels/guesthouses (12 nts), very basic guesthouse (1 nt, limited facilities).
Meals
  • 1 lunch, 1 dinner
    Note: Allow USD375-490 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Plane, local bus, air-conditioned bus, walking.
Guide
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your G for Good Moment: Sisterhood of Survivors Project
  • Kathmandu
  • Your G for Good Moment: Panauti Homestay
  • Panauti
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your Local Living Moment: Rongbuk Monastery Guesthouse
  • Rongpu Si
  • Kathmandu orientation walk
  • Lhasa orientation walk
  • Potala Palace entrance
  • Sera Monastery visit
  • Jokhang Temple entrance
  • Pelkor Chode
  • Gyantse Kunbum
  • and Tashilhunpo Monastery visits
  • Everest Base Camp entrance and hike
  • Border crossing support
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Kathmandu are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this High Road to Tibet tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this High Road to Tibet tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 27 March 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 27 March 2022, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

High Road to Tibet tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this High Road to Tibet tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

minimum 12 years old

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Trip Type : Small Group Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip.
  • 2. Physical Grading : 3 - Average Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.
  • 3. Travel Style : Classic All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.
  • 4. Service Level : Standard Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected. Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
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