NEPAL & TIBET TOUR

  • DURATION14 Days
  • DIFFICULTY-LEVELEasy
  • GROUP SIZE1-12

Highlights

  • Visit Swayambhunath, Patan Durbar Square, and Bhaktapur Durbar Squire in Kathmandu
  • Visit Davi's fall, Gupteshwor Cave, Sarangkot View Point, hike Naudada, Bindhyabasini temple
  • Visit world peace Pagoda in Pokhara
  • Jungle safari in Chitwan national park in Nepal
  • Visit Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Streets
  • Visit Potala Palace and the Holy Drepung and sera monasteries
  • Scenic flight to Lhasa and return
  • Experience the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of locals

Trip Overview

"Go on an adventurous and pleasant journey of two Himalayan nations- Nepal and Tibet, and get to know their art, architecture, legends, myths, and culture on Nepal & Tibet Tour."

Nepal & Tibet Tour comprise visits of ancient historical monuments in these two Himalayan nations. Both Nepal and Tibet are known for their rich cultural heritage, diverse flora & fauna, breath-taking Himalayas, and splendid history. You will not only explore the narrow alleyways and hidden structures, but also relish gorgeous sceneries, and enjoy hiking during the Nepal Tibet Tour.

We have added hiking and boat riding in our Nepal & Tibet Tour 14 Days to add the zest of adventure in the journey. You will go on a short hike that will offer you stunning views of the Himalayan Mountains and let you have a few solitary moments. Anyone can go on the Nepal & Tibet Tour unless they are healthy. It is also a good option for a family vacation. We organize tailor-made Nepal & Tibet tours for those who are in quest of a custom journey.

Locals of both of these countries are welcoming and friendly. Their hospitality and kindness will surely win your heart. The warmth in the air, vibrant colors and laughing faces of fellow travelers from all around the globe will make the walk down the streets phenomenal. You will get to enjoy Nepalese and Tibetan delicacies that cannot be found in any other place. There is more to the Nepal & Tibet Tour than just the visits to different landmarks. For further information regarding the package, contact us any time.

Major Attractions of Nepal-Tibet Tour

Nepal

In Nepal, you will explore two of its big and famous cities - Kathmandu and Pokhara along with the wilderness center- Chitwan. All of these cities offer a different experience. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and is also known as the City of Temple. There are temples in every corner of this city and houses seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites. During the tour, you will visit one of the holiest temples of Hindus- Pashupatinath Temple, and head towards the largest stupa in Nepal, Boudhnath Stupa. You will then visit the famous Monkey Temple- Swayambhunath and the two durbar squares- Kathmandu Durbar Square, and Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Likewise, stroll down the lively streets of Thamel.

The tour then takes you to Pokhara, the City of Lakes. The laid-back vibe of this city has made it famous among travelers. A scenic drive from Kathmandu will take you to Pokhara. Here, you will go on a short hike to Naudanda and explore the tourist sites like Davis Falls, Gupteshwor Cave, Mahendra Cave, Peace Stupa, etc. You will also do boating on the tranquil Phewa Lake, enjoying the gorgeous sunset and tempting view of Mt. Fishtail (6,993 m).

Similarly, in Chitwan National Park, you will go on a jungle safari during which you can see wildlife like one-horned rhinos, deer, bear, royal Bengal tiger, red panda, crocodiles, and many other animals. Likewise, you will get to see a diverse range of flora and different species of birds. Spend time with baby elephants and learn to make food for them. Go on thrilling canoeing and a peaceful jungle walk. Moreover, you will visit the indigenous Tharu village, where you will get welcome with their traditional stick dance and assortments.

Tibet

You will get two full days to explore different monuments in Lhasa, Tibet. During the tour, you will be guided by a professional tour guide who will take you to the places like Potala Palace - the winter residence of Dalai Lama and Norbulingka Palace - the summer residence of Dalai Lama. Likewise, you will visit Jokhang Temple built by King Songtsen Gampo. The tour then takes you to the three Gelug university monasteries- Ganden Monastery, Drepung Monastery, and Sera monastery. Further, there will be a short hike to Drayerpa Cave, where Guru Rimpoche is believed to mediate. The trail is lovely, passing by pine and rhododendron trees.

Itinerary

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Our airport representative will wait for you at the Tribhuvan International Airport to welcome you. He will take you to the hotel in a private tourist car/van. Nothing is planned on your arrival day, therefore, you take your time to get acquainted with the surroundings and rest.

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  • Kathmandu

Wake up early and have a delicious breakfast. Meet with the tour guide and go on a day tour to different tourist sites like Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. You will get to see Nepali art and architecture during the tour. The guide will introduce you to Nepali culture and tradition. In the evening, stroll on the vibrant streets of Thamel.

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  • Kathmandu

Today, you will drive to the second biggest city of Nepal, Pokhara. The drive will be around 7 hours long. You can see lush green hills, terraced fields, waterfalls, and settlement areas on the way. There is also the option of fly and raft to Pokhara. Explore Lakeside Market and do boating on Phewa Lake in the evening.

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  • Pokhara

Wake up early and drive to Sarangkot to witness snow-capped mountains and a gorgeous sunrise. Then, go on a day hike to Naudanda. Get fresh air and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Observe the mountain lifestyle of the locals and come across a diverse range of flora & fauna. Later, return to Pokhara to spend the night.

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  • Pokhara

Today, Go boating at Phewa Lake, visit the Bahari temple, and hike to Peace stupa. You then visit Davis Falls, Gupteshwar Cave, and some other places in Pokhara.

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  • Pokhara

Drive to the wilderness capital of Nepal, Chitwan. The drive will be long and pleasant. Upon reaching Chitwan, check-in the hotel/resort. Later, visit nearby Tharu village and get to see their culture. You will be welcomed with their traditional stick dance and assortments.

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  • Chitwan National Park

Wake up early and go on a thrilling canoe ride on the Rapti River. During the ride, you can see several aquatic animals and birds. Likewise, visit the Chitwan National Park, where you will do wild activities like jeep safari, deep jungle walk, elephant bathing, etc. You can see rare animals like one-horned rhino, red panda, royal Bengal tiger, deer, bear, and many others. Also, visit the elephant breeding center, where you can spend time with baby elephants.

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  • Chitwan National Park

After having breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu. Upon reaching Kathmandu, we will drop you at the hotel. The remaining day is free. You can visit nearby tourist sites and explore the market.

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  • Kathmandu

Today, you will go on a guided sightseeing tour of Bhaktapur Durbar Square. It is one of the three medieval durbar squares in Kathmandu. There are many architectures and museums to visit in this durbar square. Explore Golden Gate, nine-storied Nyataple Temple, Dattatreya Temple, Palace of 55 Windows, Bhiravnath Temple, etc. Do try out the famous yogurt called JuJu Dhau while visiting Bhaktapur Durbar Square.

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  • Kathmandu

A scenic flight from Kathmandu will take you to Lhasa today. Meet with our representative after landing at the Lhasa Airport. He will welcome you and take you to the hotel. The remaining day is free. Explore around the hotel on your own.

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  • Lhasa

Energize yourself with a delicious breakfast and get ready for the tour. You will visit the famous Potala Palace, which was once the center of the spiritual and temporal power of Tibet. Observe the precise architecture and craftsmanship in the palace. Later, visit the holiest temple of Tibet, Jokhang Temple, decorated by dazzling paraphernalia, flickering butter lamps, colorful prayer flags, and calming incense. End the day exploring Barkhor Street, the most bustling part of Lhasa.

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  • Lhasa

It is the second tour day in Lhasa. You will go on sightseeing at the Drepung monastery, which was home to 10,000 monks back in the 17th century. From here, visit the Sera monastery, known for its warrior monks, and head towards the summer palace of Dalai Lama, Norbulingka. Also, you will be hiking to Drayerpa Cave through a forested path.

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  • Lhasa

Today, you will fly back to Kathmandu. The flight will be scenic. Upon landing, we will transfer you to the hotel. It is your last day in Kathmandu. Visit the places you missed before and do shopping. Join farewell dinner in the late evening and end the day.

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  • Kathmandu

Fly back to your home country or next destination today. Our airport representative will help you with check-out and drop you at the airport.

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What's Included

  • All the airport transfers
  • 13-night hotel accommodation in Nepal and Tibet as per the itinerary
  • Meals as per the itinerary
  • All necessary transportation by private vehicle as per the itinerary.
  • Sightseeing tour as per the program in Nepal and Tibet
  • An English speaking local guide in Nepal and Tibet
  • Monument and monasteries entrance fees
  • Tibet travel permit and Chinese Visa
  • Flight fare for Kathmandu - Lhasa -Kathmandu

What's Excluded

  • International flights to and from Nepal
  • Nepalese visa
  • Meals, not stated in the itinerary
  • All expenses of personal nature
  • Travel insurance
  • Anything not mentioned in the included section

FAQs

The Nepal-Tibet – 12 days tour is an easy tour and suitable for everyone. There are no hectic walks and altitude gain, which means no risk of high altitude sickness as it is mostly city tours in Tibet Lhasa so, anyone can do this Nepal Tibet tour.

You can go on the Nepal-Tibet tour throughout the year. However, April to August and September to November is the most preferred time of the year to do Nepal Tibet tour.

We provide 13 nights’ accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Nepal-Tibet tour, and you get all the modern facilities and services in these hotels. The rooms are spacious, well-furnished, and clean with a private washroom.

There is also an option to upgrade hotels on the tour as there are 4-5 star luxury hotels available for this tour, and we can book those hotels if you want an upgrade at extra cost.

Nepal visa

A tourist visa to travel to Nepal is required, and a Nepal visa is not included in our package so, you need to apply and get yourself.

You can apply and get a Nepal visa on your arrival at Kathmandu airport, Or you can apply and get it from the Nepal embassy/consulate office in your country/region.

China visa

A China visa is required to travel to Tibet, and it is included in our price. We (Escape Nepal) apply and get a China visa as you need to travel only through a travel agency.
We need your color scan copy of your passport before a month, and your Passport at least for four business days to apply and get a visa to Tibet.

Yes, the international flight to Tibet (Lhasa) from Nepal and to return to Nepal included in the itinerary and price of the Nepal Tibet tour. We book these flights once you book the Nepal Tibet tour from us.

Yes, However, the tip for all services provided on the Nepal Tibet tour is always a matter of personal discretion. However, please be aware that the tip is considered as a part of remuneration, and they may approach you for payment.

The reasonable tip is US $5.00 for a tour guide, and $3.00 for a driver per day from each member of the group.

Yes, there are some tours that you can add to the Nepal Tibet tour. As such, you can do the Everest mountain flight tour on the morning of day two before the tour starts, and this tour does not require any extra day.