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Tibet: Beijing to Kathmandu Overland - Intrepid Travel
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15 days

Tibet: Beijing to Kathmandu Overland

From Beijing to Kathmandu
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
12
Physical rating:
Active
Age range:
15 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
1778
Hygiene Measures:
Included
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Highlights

  • Ride the world’s highest railway
  • Marvel at the might of Mount Everest
  • Visit the mountain kingdom of Nepal
  • Receive a traditional Tibetan message

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Itinerary

Start in Beijing and end in Kathmandu! With the Discovery tour Tibet: Beijing to Kathmandu Overland, you have a 15 days tour package taking you through Beijing, China and 6 other destinations in Asia. Tibet: Beijing to Kathmandu Overland includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Beijing
  2. Day 2: Great Wall – Train to the Roof of the World
  3. Day 3: Train to the Roof of the World
  4. Day 4: Lhasa (3656m)
  5. Day 5: Lhasa (3656m)
  6. Day 6: Lhasa (3656m)
  7. Day 7: Gyantse (4025m)
  8. Day 8: Shigatse (3890m)
  9. Day 9: Shigatse (3890m)
  10. Day 10: Sakya (4310m)
  11. Day 11: Everest National Park (5200m)
  12. Day 12: Kyirong (2800m)
  13. Day 13: Thankot
  14. Day 14: Kathmandu
  15. Day 15: Kathmandu
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Hygiene Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
11 nights
Camping
Guesthouse
Sleeper Train
2 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Food
    Excellent
    5.0
  • 4.6
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  • S
    · April 21st, 2016
    This trip takes you from the hustle and bustle of Beijing to the serene beauty of the Tibetan Plateau! So much variety, the train ride was a highlight, getting to talk to locals and share stories and snacks was a truly incredible experience. Breathing... Show more
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    Trip date: August 2015
  • A
    · November 23rd, 2010
    Great trim with a lot of highlights. Plenty of time to acclimatize to the altitude.
    Trip date: September 2010
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · October 20th, 2010
    The trip itself was great - a fascinating insight into Tibetan culture - see it whilst you can before it becomes too \"Chinese\""!"
    Trip date: September 2010
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 13th, 2010
    Great trip to an incredibly special country.
    Trip date: August 2010
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 12th, 2010
    Excellent trip - had a fantastic time!
    Trip date: August 2010
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel

Dates & Availability

15 days
Tibet: Beijing to Kathmandu Overland
From Beijing to Kathmandu
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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    Currencies

    ¥
    Yuan Renminbi
    China
    रू
    Nepalese Rupee
    Nepal

    Plugs & Adapters

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for China and Nepal. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for China and Nepal. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for China and Nepal. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for China and Nepal. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for China and Nepal. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for China. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for China and Nepal. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for China and Nepal. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for China. Ideally 6 months before travel.
    • Meningococcal meningitis - Recommended for Nepal. Ideally 1 week before travel.
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