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Tibet Shangri-La is an imaginary place portray in the 1933 novel lost prospect by British author James Hilton. Shangri-La has become equal with any mortal heaven but mainly a magnificent Himalayan up to enduringly happy land, remote from the exterior world. Hilton was also inspired by then current National Geographic articles on Tibet, which referenced the legend. memorable overland journey starts in Kunming and from there to Decent County, with the fantastic view of Mount Kawa Karpo, and on to Chamdo in Kham. There are also a national nature reserve, three provincial reserves, and a significant and cultural relic under general defense. "Shangri-La" which people have sought for tens of years, is situated right here. To submerge your in the spirit of the Himalaya and skill the impression of being totally side sweep by the unbelievable loveliness of these peaks is one of Tibet’s utmost gifts to the travelers.
Day 01 - Kathmandu (1300m) - Lhasa (3650m): Fly to Lhasa crossing over the highest Himalayan ranges of the world (1hr.). Transfer and check-in to your hotel. Full rest for acclimatisation-Hotel.
Day 02-03 - In Lhasa: Two full day sightseeing tour of Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, Potala Palace, Sera Monasteries. Overnight at Hotel
Day 04 - Lhasa - Xigatze (3900m): 280 km Scenic drive to XIGATSE, to the west of Lhasa through the northern road. The drive is scenic as the road drives along the valley made by BRAHMPUTRA RIVER (YARLUNG TSANGPO). Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 -Xigatze - Gyantse (3950m): 90 km: Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama's TASHILHUMPU MONASTERY .Drive to GYANTSE and visit to the KUMBUM STUPA & PHALKOR MONASTERY. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06 -Gyantse - Tsedang (3400m) : 29km: Full day picturesque drive crossing over KAROLA(5010m), KAMBALA(4794M) and colorful YAMDROK LAKE, Continue drive along the Tibetan lifeline river BRAMHA PUTRAA (YARLUNG TSANGPO)on to TSEDANG-Overnight at hotel.
Day 07- Tsedang -Samye- Tsedang: 140 km. Early morning drive to put -in-point by the side of the BRAMHA PUTRA River and cross the river by a local made motor boat (1 hr). Continue a short (30 min) drive by a truck to SAMYE MONASTERY. Explore SAMYE and drive back to TSEDANG. Late afternoon, visit YUMBULAKHANG & also THANDRUK MONASTERY (Time permitting) Overnight at hotel.
Day 08- (Tsedang - Kathmandu): Early morning drive (2hrs) to airport for departure, flight to Kathmandu.
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