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Full Moon at Everest - Lhasa - Everest - Lhasa

Discover the highlights of central Tibet and make the classic overland journey across the Roof of the World.

Explores the cultural heart of Tibet; its great monasteries, temples and palaces; remote religious centers as well as the incredible beauty of the landscape.
Beautiful riverside samye is an important pilgrimage center; and the great historic centers of Gyantse and Shigatse are not to be missed.
Historic and cultural highlights and an absolutely stunning landscape. 

In the heart of central Tibet the great temples, monasteries, forts and palaces of Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse and Sakya. Each with their own architectural styles, they are powerful testaments to a long and volatile history and to the spiritual and artistic traditions of Tibetan Buddhism.

The overwhelming beauty of the Tibetan landscape is unforgettable as you skirt the turquoise lake of Yamdrok Tso, cross mountain passes topped by prayer flags, pass glaciers, barren hillsides and fertile valleys.
Stunning views of Qomolangma (Mt Everest
) and overnighting here on the night of the full moon is an incredible highlight of this incredible journey of highlights.

Group Departures 2019
April 14-22 / May 13-21
June 12-20 / July 11-19
August 10-18 / September 09-17
October 08-16 / November 07-15

 

Prefer a Lhasa-EBC-Kathmandu itinerary? see our Tibet overland group tour

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Lhasa & transfer to hotel
Day 2: Lhasa sightseeing: Visit Drepung, Norbulinka & Sera Monasteries.
Day 3: Lhasa sightseeing (walking): Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor area
Day 4: Drive to Gyantse via Yamdrok Tso / hotel
Day 5: Visit Pelkor Choede & Gyantse Kumbum.  Drive to Sakya & visit Sakya gompa
Day 6: Drive to Rombuk & Everest / Rombuk guesthouse
Day 7: (optional visit to Rombuk gompa)drive to Shigatse - visit Tashilumpo / hotel
Day 8:return to Lhasa - Tibetan hotpot diner / hotel
Day 9: transfer to airport for departure

Highlights
* Jokhang Temple
* Potala Palace
* Drepung Monastery
* Sera Monastery
* Pelkor Choede & Gyantse Kumbum
* Tashilhumpo Monastery
* Sakya Gompa
* Full Moon at Mount Everest & Qomolangma National Park

"thank you and the boys again for an amazing trip around Tibet - it will be unforgettable forever!!!"

Tibetan Expeditions - Journeys on the Roof of the World
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