Tibet Overland Tour is an interesting and one of the most popular tours in Tibet with spectacular of the Himalayas, high mountain passes, ancient monasteries, fortresses and culture of time immortal, the high plateau of Tibet and culturally rich city Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse. The tour takes you up to 3,000 meter to 5,000 meter across the high and cold Gobi desert viewing some of the most picturesque scene of breathtaking mountains including Mt. Everest (8,848m). Tibet Overland Tour offers you the most relaxing and adventurous journey within very short span of time. It is equally fascinating in cultural point of view with ample of opportunities to explore the age old monasteries and caves along with the visit to the historical towns including Lhasa. A visit to culturally attractive city of Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse is another remarkable feature of this tour to discover ancient Buddhist culture, overwhelming landscapes, exotic cities, hidden valleys, artistic monasteries, dominant inhabitant and the rest. Tibet Overland Tour starts from Kathmandu itself from where you take 5-6 hours’ drive following the friendship highway exploring some of the most amazing landscapes on the earth. The very next day, our representative will take you to the Tibet border and introduce you with our Tibetan guide. After all the immigration formalities are done in Kodari and from there you will start the actual tour to Tibet which covers an approximate distance of 1,000km. In this Tibet Overland Tour you will enjoy sightseeing around Potala palace, Norbulingka , the great Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and walk along the crowded Tibetan market - the bustling Barkhor Market in Lhasa. After having visited these entire places, our representative will drop you to Gonggar Airport which is near Lhasa from where you will either take a flight back to Kathmandu or to your onward destination.