Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the enchanting lands of Tibet and Nepal on an awe-inspiring 8-Day Lhasa to Kathmandu Overland Tour via EBC. This exhilarating adventure promises an immersive experience, allowing you to delve deep into the heart of Tibet’s rich cultural heritage and natural wonders, while also providing you with the opportunity to witness the majestic Mount Everest in all its glory.
Lhasa – Potala Palace, Barkhor Street
Your expedition commences in the vibrant city of Lhasa, known as the “City of Sunshine.” As you step foot in this historical capital, you’ll immediately be captivated by its mystical aura and breathtaking sights. Explore the iconic Potala Palace, an architectural masterpiece that stands as a testament to Tibet’s illustrious past. Marvel at its intricate designs and delve into the spiritual realm as you wander through its sacred halls and chambers.
Gyangtze Town – Pelkor Choede,
Continue your journey to Gyantze, a town brimming with ancient treasures and cultural gems. Visit the magnificent Pelkor Chode Monastery, adorned with stunning murals and housing an impressive collection of Buddhist relics. Immerse yourself in the spiritual ambience by joining the pilgrims in their daily rituals, offering prayers and spinning prayer wheels.
Shigatse – Tashilhunpo Monastery
Next, venture to Shigatse, the second-largest city in Tibet. Here, you’ll discover the Tashilhunpo Monastery, an architectural marvel that houses the stunning Maitreya Chapel. Lose yourself in the tranquillity of this sacred site, as the scent of incense fills the air and the sound of monks chanting resonates through the halls. Admire the towering statue of the future Buddha Maitreya, a sight that will leave you in awe of the intricate craftsmanship.
But the true highlight of this extraordinary journey lies in the majestic presence of Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world. As you make your way towards the Everest Base Camp, you’ll be greeted by breathtaking vistas of snow-capped mountains, vast glaciers, and serene valleys. Witness the changing colours of the sky as the sun sets, casting a golden hue upon the towering peaks, a sight that will forever be etched in your memory.
Kathmandu – Nepal
Finally, your adventure culminates in the vibrant city of Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of cultures and traditions as you explore the ancient temples and bustling markets. Uncover the secrets of Kathmandu’s Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and marvel at its intricately carved wooden palaces and pagodas.
This 8-day overland tour promises to be an exhilarating blend of cultural immersion, breathtaking landscapes, and spiritual enlightenment. Prepare to be enchanted by the beauty of Tibet as you traverse its sacred sites, witness the grandeur of Mount Everest, and uncover the hidden treasures of Kathmandu. A truly unforgettable journey awaits, where every step will leave an indelible mark on your soul.