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 Group
  • max group size 14
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu, Nepal
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Experience the Tibetan cultural capital of Lhasa.
  • Witness monks in debate and prayer.
  • Explore rural villages and lunarlike landscapes.
  • Reach 5000m and a mere 7km below Everest Base Camp.
Start and end in Kathmandu, the trip High Road To Tibet is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 14 days. You will be traveling through Rongbuk, Shigatse, Panauti and 6 other destinations in China and Nepal. High Road To Tibet is a small group trip 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.
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ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Kathmandu
  • Day 2: Kathmandu (1L)
  • Day 3: Kathmandu/Panauti (1D)
  • Day 4: Panauti/Lhasa
  • Day 5: Days 5-7 Lhasa
  • Day 6: Lhasa
  • Day 7: Lhasa/Gyantse
  • Day 8: Gyantse/Xêgar
  • Day 9: Xêgar/Rongpu Si
  • Day 10: Rongpu Si/Shigatse
  • Day 11: Tingri/Rongpu Si
  • Day 12: Rongpu Si/Kyirong
  • Day 13: Kyirong/Kathmandu
  • Day 14: Kathmandu
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels/guesthouses (12 nts), homestay (1 nt, multi-share).
Meals
  • 1 lunch, 1 dinner
    Note: Allow USD375-490 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Plane, local bus, air-conditioned bus, walking.
Staff & experts
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) 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
  • 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 25 August 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 25 August 2021, 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 travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : ClassicAll of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.
  • 2. Service Level : StandardComfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 3 - AverageSome tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup 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. Check individual trips for details.
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.
  • This tour has been limited to a group size of 12 participants to protect against COVID-19. The tour will furthermore adhere to any local government restrictions on group sizes to ensure that everybody are kept safe.
  • 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.
  • Distancing measures have been implemented to safeguard against COVID-19.
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