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Tibet Travel 11 Days Tibet tour most important places of Tibet
" Adventure on the roof of the world "
11 days in Tibet
and 14 days in Nepal-Tibet.
important places of Tibetan Buddhism in Lhassa and on the way
Kathmandu to Lhassa by plane and Lhassa to kathmandu by road.
Group departure from Kathmandu 7 night in Guest Houses
in Tibet, from April to October
4 standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
For this travel, two type of possible
An accommodation very simple, in "Guest House" with
breakfasts, (very simple small hotel, in small dormitories) and
standard correct hotel in Lhassa. Or accommodation in 3 stars
hotel according Chinese government on the travel till Lhassa
(not always well maintain but only one on the way) and correct
3 stars hotel in Lhassa (breakfasts)
Day 1. Arrive to Katmandou, welcome to the airport,
transfer and installation in hotel 2 stars, very near of thamel
,quiet and clean.2 minutesf from the Centre of Thamel 10 minutes
on foot to the DURBAR SQUARE of Kathmandu. (the chinese embassy
is open that only Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the morning
. you need to be arrive in Nepal before these days. To Leave
to Tibet tour you have to leave from Kathmandu on Tuesday and
saturday one of these days to be able to leave for Tibet. When
you will take your Chinese visa in your counhtry it can be automatically
cancel to go in Tibet) You will have to take another visa for
Morning, visit accompanied
Pashupatinath and Durbar square. Afternoon, visit of big tibetain
Stupa in Bodhnath.
Day 3 Departs
to Lhassa by plane. Arrival Gongar Welcome at airport by your
tibetian guide and depart to Lhassa by road, visit small monastery
in Gongar, it's not a historical monastery, but after climbing
in terrace we see the rest of foundations more then 50 constructions
belonging to monastery which has been entirely shaved by the
chinese during "cultural revolution". Lhassa is situated
at 3650m of altitude.
Day 4. Visit Pothala, construct on the Red
hill, its construction start in 1645. It was the residency of
several Dalai Lamas. To the exception of the thirteenth Dalai
Llama's tomb, it has practically undergone any transformation
since its construction. Since the roof, we have a magnificent
view on Lhassa and the pond of Kyichu valley. Visit of Norbulinka,
ancient summer residence of Dalaï Lama. Afternoon, visit
Tibetan medicine center.
Day 5. Visit Jokand monastery one of most ancient
monastery in Lhassa, and of Barkhor, course that makes numerous
times by the pilgrims tibetaines, around the Jokand Monastery.
Day 6. Visit of Drepung and Serra monastery.
Visit Drepung monastery " Mound of Rice ", founded
in 1416, there would not be in original just some building then
it's became a very important religious center, it has sheltered
more then 7000 monks in same way of second, third, firth and
fifth Dalaï Lamas until achievement of Potala. Since 1982,
more then 400 young monks try to recreate the cycle of study.
In return visit of Serra monastery, small monastic community
which has regrouped till 5000 monks but also nun, worker and
civil workers. One of the most sacred object is "Vajra"
or "Dorje" in Tibetan, it's a prototype of all other
Vajra in Tibet, discover in the Padmasambhava cave at Yerpa and
shown to public just one time by year.
Day 7. Depart to Tsurphu monastery. It is
in Tsurphu monastery, where was shelted Karmapa, who had get
away in 2001 to come to refugee in India. Return in afternoon
Day 8. Lhassa depart to Gyantsé (alt
3900m) by the Yamdrok lake (which we'll follow till 30 Km), long
and super journey of road in minibus. According arrival time,
visit notably of Kumbum "100.000 imaged stupa".
Day 9. Gyantse, depart to Xigatsé "city
of Panchen Lama" (in road, visit of Shallu monastery in
green tiles.). At Xigatsé, visit of monastery and of market.
Day 10. Xigatsé, depart to the Sakya
monastery (Tibetan Buddhism center of Saky order). (Night in
guesthouse, ancient Chinese military camp, accommodation very
Day 11. Depart from Sakya to Tingri (in road
view of Everest).
Day 12. Depart from Tingri to Nyalam, on the
road cross a pass must highest of voyage ( 5230m) and huge panoramic
view on himalayan chain a succession of summit at 7000m and more
Day 13. Nyalam depart to Zhangmu (visit of
the Millarepa cave), formalities in post of Chinese border, cross
by walk of "Friendship bridge", Nepalese formalities,
one our office member wait you near the "Friendship bridge"
and return by local bus to Kathmandu (about 5h) Return in same hotel.
Day 14. Transfer
to airport 2h 1/2 before your plane departure.
Trek referance: VTB11-S
trek : Please contact us,
indicate the number of participants and choise of trek.
We will reply as soon as
NEPAL ECOLOGY TREKS
IN NEPAL: In Kathmandu, standard
2 stars hotel with breakfasts. Visits of Kathmandu with professional
guide, transport includes. Welcome at airport/transfers airport-hotel/
Reconfirmation of returns plane tickets. In TIBET Hotel
or Guest house with breakfast according your choice. Transport
and visits in Land Cruiser or in minibus according to your group
size. Accompanied by English speaking Tibetan guide. Entrance
fees of monasteries and monuments include. Obtaining of chinese
visa and price of visa. Plane Kathmandou -Lhassa includes.
Transfers airport in Lhassa.
PRICE NOT INCLUDED:
Plane to Kathmandu from your
country. Lunch and dinner in Nepal and in Tibet (about 4 to 5
dollars per meals), visits not indicated, all drinks. Assurances
of accident /rescue which need to be taken in your country. Nepalese
visas (to take at the Kathmandu airport at arrival). Airport
You must take a visa to the arrival to
Kathmandu in the airport or to the embassy of Nepal in your country,
and you should take a second visa while coming back of Tibet
according to the number of days before your departure of Kathmandu
Note, these is a theoretical program
which can be adjust according to your days of arrival and departure
Note : Since your enter in Tibet (Chinese)
we are not the master of work, the Chinese take relay, and it
is arrived some times that they change the programs or lodging
We can't take responsibility in any case of every sort of change
interval, land slides, of the road obstructs, of all accidental
event, natural disaster, or politic events which can change the
travel course, which would shorten it or would lengthen it and
some problems that ensue. All this doesn't give place to any
repayments. The Chinese reply us in case of problem, or that
they can do anything, or that this was decided by their Chinese
.. which is an office of army occupation...
Our agency is working uniquely in
Humanitarian goal. By results of treks, stays, and expeditions,
our humanitarian organisation built one free dispensary wich
served ( 18000 Nepalese average per year ) and 3 schools for
poors chidrens in Nepal. In Tibet we provide financial help to
a tibetan orphanage . Each person who set up with our organisation,
represent for us the purchase of medicine or scolarship for poor
AND HELP ! All
the profits earned by our agency are used entirely for operating
a free dispensary in the mountains of Helambu in Nepal, and for
providing scholarships for the poor childrens. You can see our
action near Gyalthum village in Nepal, in Helembu. information:
NEPAL ECOLOGY GREEN TREKS
Nepal Tibet Ladakh
years old trekking agency
977 1 ) 4430665 & 4430664 . Fax. ( 977 1) 4439783.
Post Box N: 12441
Lazimpat, Dhobichaur, Kathmandu (back of King Palace). NEPAL.