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WEST TIBET TOUR

- The Guge Kingdom was founded in the tenth century by a descendant of the King Lang Darma,who fled from Lhasa after the collapse of the Tubo Kingdom. The Guge Kingdom survived about 700 years and disappeared mysteriously in the 17th century.The Guge ruins lie at a hill top near a river and cover 180,000 square meters.Houses,cave dwellings, monasteries and stupas are distributed on the hill and surrounding areas.There are palaces set on the sumit and monasteries on the mountain side.The kingdom was enclosed by walls and also had many tunnels.Some of the structures remain in good condition at this time.The Guge Kingdom is famous for its murals.Sculptures and stone inscriptions can also be found on the surviving structures.The White palace,Red palace,Yamantaka Chapel,Tara Chapel and Mandala Chapel all still exist in good condition.

The attractions of Guge Kingdom Trek & Tour are the Hidden Guge Kingdom,Guge Valley,Tsaparang Castle, Tholing Monastery,Palaces and Monasteries under Guge Kingdom,Zhada country,holy Mt.Kailash,Trekking around Mt.Kailash,Manasarovar,high passes,Land and golden hills on the way to Guge,walking and camping in Tibet etc.

West Tibet Tour Itinerary:

Day 01 KATHMANDU-NYALAM (2220M):
This is the first day of the Yatra. About early morning, hotel staff will provide you breakfast around 05.30. We depart from Kathmandu to China border by tourist coach. It takes about 05 hours. Our tour guide will complete our custom formalities and check into TIBET. (An autonomous part of China) where our Tibet counter partner will accompanied you received for further tour. After lunch, we drive to a small Tibetan town called Nyalam by Land Cruiser. Overnight stay at Nyalam Guest House

Day 02 NYALAM FULL DAY ACCLIMATIZATION:
Full day free for excursion of Nyalam city. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 03 DRIVE TO SAGA (280km)6hrs (4640m).
Overnight at Guesthouse,(we arrange the hotel)

Day 04 DRIVE TO PARYANG
After early breakfast,proceed for Prayang (200 km. / 6 -7 hrs). Drive through the windswept territory passing many villages Himalayas peaks and camps of Yak herders,On this day the road is quite flat, hence the drive will be comfortable compared to other days. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 05 DRIVE TO MANASAROVAR LAKE
After breakfast, drive to Mayum River for 112 km and have lunch. Thereafter drive to Hor Quo (4560 m) 223 km/ 5 - 6 hrs. We continue driving crossing Mayum La pass (5200 m) and arrive at Hor Quo. Today is the day of lifetime, as we will have the first sight (darshan) of Holy Mt. Kailash and Holy Lake Manasarovar. Camp on the bank of Holy Mansarover Lake.

Day 06 DRIVE TO DARCHENG
This is our Kora Starting point from here our 3 days treks begins. The free day we visit, drive approx. 13 Kms. to Tarboche, the trek starting point of Kailash Parikrama. Tarboche is also known as the outer "Asthapath". The first day of our Kora is a gradual walk with multitudes of other local pilgrims chanting and praying.

Day 07 START TREK TO DERA PHUK MONASTERY 18km O/H Guesthouse & Camp (4860m)
Day 08 TREK TO ZUTUL PHUK O/H Guesthouse & Camp (4750m)
Day 09 TREK BACK TO DARCHENG AND DRIVE TO TIRTHA PURI HOT SPRING O/H Guesthouse
Day 10 DRIVE TO GUGE KINGDOM O/H Guesthouse
Day 11 GUGE KINGDOM EXCURSION
Day 12 DRIVE TO TIRTHA PURI O/H Guesthouse
Day 13 DRIVE TO GOSUL GOMPA O/H Camp
Day 14 DRIVE TO PARYANG O/H Guesthouse
Day 15 DRIVE TO SAGA O/H Guesthouse
Day 16 DRIVE TO NYALAM O/H Guesthouse
Day 17 DRIVE TO ZHANGMU AND EXIT TO NEPAL
Day 18 REST DAY AT KATHMANDU
Day 19 FINAL DEPARTURE

TOUR COST INCLUDES:
Tibet travel permit / Private land transfers as per itinerary / Accommodation as per itinerary on twin sharing with BREAKFAST Only / Monasteries entrance fees / Sightseeing tours as per itinerary / A local English speaking guide throughout the tour.

TOUR COST EXCLUDES:
Airfare (Applicable) / Excess baggage charge if any/Travel insurance / Chinese visa fee (Normal Visa Cost: US$ 85 Per Person for all nationalities (For USA, US$ 198Per Person) / Lunch & Dinner / Nepal re-entry visa fee / Expenses of private nature such as Laundry, Telephone calls, Beverages, Tips, etc./ Any loss arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as ACCIDENTS, ROAD BLOCKAGE due to landslides, FLIGHT DELAYS OR CANCELLATIONS due to weather or technical problems, etc.

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