Located at an altitude of 4000m above sea level, Tibet is bordered by Nepal, India, Myanmar, and Bhutan. As such traveling to Tibet from any of these places is quite easy and hassle free. Tibet also receives tourists from other parts of the world. Irrespective of the place from where you are traveling, suggested clothing would be to carry light woolens between May and October and heavy woolens between November and April.
If you want to undertake a Nepal Tibet tour, you can board a flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet. Between April and November, there are 2 flights that operate every week between Kathmandu and Lhasa. In the month of July, there are additional flights. Flight time is one hour. Group tours are available and in most of the cases Nepal Tibet tour is organized by a tour operator. So, the travel agents take care of the visa and air ticket.
If you prefer roadways, that is possible too. From Kathmandu (via Dram) you can take the Qinghai Tibet Highway or China-Nepal Friendship Highway to reach Lhasa. You will cross many interesting places of interest on the way, the popular ones being Everest Base Camp, Gyantse, and Shigatse.
The most important aspect to keep in mind when you set off for Nepal Tibet tour is the weather. The best time to plan a trip to Tibet is between July and August. The temperatures are warm, there are many festive events, and there is sunshine throughout the day. In winters (October through June), the temperature drops below zero degree Celsius.
There are many tourist attractions in Tibet. The most popular ones are Nam-tso, Tsedru Monastery, Rawok-tso, Tholing Monastry and Tsaparang, Lake Manasarovar and Mount Kailash, Mt Everest, Gyantse, Sakya, Samye Monastery, Rowoche Tsuglhakhang, Lhasa, Ganden Monastery, Drepung and Sera Monasteries, and Tashilhunpo Monastery.
In addition to the places mentioned above, you can also enjoy few recreational activities. These include adventure sports in Tibet, trekking, and tour of Kailash Mansarovar.
Prior to embarking upon a trip to the interiors of Tibet, make sure you find out about the permits and the areas where access is prohibited. Also keep in mind that photography is not permitted in all areas.
Since all the 4 counties lie in close proximity to each other, other tour packages can be undertaken too. These are India Nepal Tibet tours India, India Nepal tour packages, Nepal Bhutan Tibet tour India, and just Nepal tours.
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