One of the most popular tours to Tibet! You will drive overland to Lhasa one way passing through old Tibetan townships, breathtaking views of the Himalayan ranges including Mt. Everest (8,848m) high passes and a beautiful monastery such as the 15th century old Ganden monastery and the Milarepa's Cave in Nyalam along the Friendship highway.
Upon arrival in Lhasa you will begin first day exciting sightseeing tour of the Dalai Lama’s Potala and Norbulingka Palace (the Summer Palace of Dalai Lama), the Tibet Museum and Barkhor Bazaar. On the second day you will visit Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, both are amazing monasteries with history and religious significance of their own.
After two days sightseeing tour of Lhasa, you will fly back to Kathmandu. This is a spectacular an hour long Trans-Himalayan flight from Lhasa. This flight offers you a fantastic aerial view of some of the highest mountains on earth including Mt.Everest.