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Full Moon at Everest Lhasa-Everest-Lhasa - 9 days

This 9-day tour follows the traditional Friendship Highway as far as Everest and includes all the highlights of central Tibet - the sights of Lhasa, high mountain passes and Yamdrok Tso, the old trading and monastic centers of Gyantse, Shigatse and Sakya, as well as the terrific scenery and the spectacular experience of the full moon at Mt Everest. read more

Group departure dates 2019
April 14 / May 13
June 12 / July 11
August 10 / September 09
October 08 / November 07

Tibet: Kailash & the Guge Kingdom - 18 days

Sacred spaces and stunning landscapes! Magnificent temples, mountain passes, snow-capped peaks, nomad camps, pilgrims – this is truly a journey to stir the senses and nourish the soul - of all the destinations in Asia, the most sacred and sublime. The days of travel are long, the roads are dusty and bumpy - and it is a world that will take your breath away.

From the great monasteries and temples of Lhasa and central Tibet take a pilgrimage to and around the sacred mountain at the heart of Buddhist, Hindu and Jain cosmology; spend a night on the shores of the vast blue Lake Manasarovar - legendary birthplace of the great rivers of Asia. Travel through stunning landscapes to explore the religious and artistic heritage of the historic kingdom of Guge, on the banks of the Sutlej River. Cross the vast grasslands for a spectacular close-up view of Everest, the world's highest mountain. read more

Group departure dates 2019
April 10-27 / July 06-23
August 05-22 / October 03-20

May 06-23 (saga dawa festival at Kailash)
June 05-22 / September 02-19

*all departures timed to enjoy full moon on the Kailash kora

Tibet Overland with Everest - 10 days

We offer regular join-in group departures of this 10 day tour including the highlights of central Tibet, a night at Mount Everest & the Friendshp Highway to Kathmandu.
Designed for budget travelers. read more

Group departure dates 2019
April 25
May 09 May 23 June 13
July 04, July 18, July 25
August 15, August 29
September 12, September 26
October 17, October 24, October 31

Tibet: Discover Lhasa - 4 or 5 days

Explore Lhasa, the heart of Tibet; dominated by the wonderous Potala Palace. Visit the great university monasteries of Drepung & Sera; the temple of the Nechung Oracle and Tibet's most holy shrine - the Jokhang Temple and surrounding Barkhor pilgrim circuit.
The perfect add-on to any China travel. read more

Group departures
every Thursday May-October 2019

Festival Tours: Classic Central Tibet - 8 days

Has it always been your dream to see the Potala? Explore the cultural heart of Tibet; its’ great monasteries, temples and palaces; remote religious centers as well as the incredible beauty of the landscape.
Cham dance Festivals are organized and held in many temples and monasteries. They make special costumes, ornamentation, masks, and musical instruments. These items are treasured in the temples and before using them Cham dancers have to pass through several religious rituals.
Other festivals also include the unfurling of a giant Thangka, processions or horse racing.
A Lhasa-Lhasa itinerary which can be included in any China travel. read more

Group departure dates 2019
Tsurphu Festival: June 06-13, 2019
Tashilumpo Thangka Festival: July 12-19, 2019
Gyantse Horse Race: July 17-24, 2019
Ganden Thangka Festival: August 09-16, 2019
Shoton Festival: August 24-31 2019
Sigmo Chemo (Shigatse): September 17-22, 2019


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