The price is based on the 2 persons in a private tour for 4star hotel.

  • Visit the well-known Potala Palace in Lhasa, which is the most outstanding representative of thousands of Tibetan Buddhist temples and palaces.

  • Watch the monks debate and explore more about the famous Sera Monastery, which was one of the "three great" Gelug monasteries of Tibet and was founded in 1419.

  • Enjoy the spectacular and amazing views of Mount Everest, which is the main peak of the Himalayas and it is located on the border between China and Nepal. With a height of 8844.43 meters, it is the highest peak in China.

  • Visit the holiest place Mt.Kailaish, and experience the journey of spiritual purification.

  • Enjoy the charming Lake Manasarovar; this lake is considered to be the symbol of Parvati, the mother of the universe in Hinduism, and it is also regarded as the habitation of the legendary swan king.


Day 1Arrive in Lhasa

After arriving in Lhasa, local tour guide will welcome you at the airport/train station, then transfer the guests to the hotel. Acclimatize the high altitude in the hotel.

Hotel: In Lhasa Downtown
Altitude: 3650m

Day 2Lhasa City Tour

The tour will begin from UNESCO World Heritage site - Potala Palace, which is also the winter palace of Dalai Lama. It's situated at 12,139 feet above sea level. It's a 13-story high building that contains over 1,000 rooms, various statues, stupas, murals and artifacts.

Then continue to Jokhang Temple, another UNESCO World Heritage site. It's a spiritual center for Buddhists in Tibet. Next to the temple there is Bakhor Street, filled with pilgrims and street vendors, selling traditional Tibetan items such as prayer wheels and jewelry. 

Hotel: In Lhasa Downtown
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Altitude: 3650m
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    Potala Palace

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    Jokhang Temple

Day 3Dadong Village & Sera Monastery

In the morning, tourists are going to visit Dadong Village, a traditional Tibetan village with no tourists visiting monastery, family visit in the village, experience the local lives.

Afternoon, Sera Monastery---It was one of the “three great” Gelug monasteries of Tibet and was founded in 1419. The highlight is the Monks debate at around 3 - 5 in the afternoon. 

Hotel: In Lhasa Downtown
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 3650m
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    Sera Monastery

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    Dadong Village

Day 4Lhasa-Gyantse-Shigatse

Drive from Lhasa to Gyantse. Admire the Gampala pass (4790 m) on the way, and get a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso (4400m), which is surrounded by many snow-capped mountains. Then continue to drive west towards Gyantse. In Gyantse, tourists will visit the famous Pelkor Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum. After one and a half hour's drive, clients will arrive in Shigatse, which is the second largest city in Tibet.

Hotel: In Shigatse Downtown
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 3900m
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    Gyantse Kumbum

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Day 5Shigatse-Everest Base Camp

Drive to Lhatse where tourists can take lunch. Visit Tashilunpo Monastery, Then drive to Shegar and if the weather is clear enough, tourists can view the Mt. Everest in the distance on the way back down. After 4 to 6 hours, arrive at Rongbuk Monastery, but on the way there, clients will pass Pang la Pass, one of the highest passes in Tibet at 5050m. From that pass, enjoy view all of the five highest peaks in the world. 

Hotel: Guest House Dorm
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 5154m
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    Rongbuk Monastery

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    Tashilunpo Monastery

Day 6Everest Base Camp-Saga

Drive to Saga, In the morning, we can enjoy the sunrise of Everest Peak at lodging area if weather permits; then As we head to saga, you can view of the worlds’14th highest peak Mt. Shishapangma (8012m), and  Turquoise Lake Peiku tso(4590m). 

Hotel: Saga Local Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 4487m
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    Sunrise Of Everest Peak

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    Lake Peiku Tso

Day 7Saga-Darchen

On the way to Darchen, you will have a chance to appreciate the stunning view of the Saga Valley between Gangdise Range and Himayala Range. Meanwhile, the beautiful grassland and local villages can also be seen. As we cross the Mayomla Pass(5112M), you can enjoy the spectacular vista of Mt. Naimonanyi(7694M).  Then we are supposed to pass by the holy Lake Manasarover and finally arrive at the southern foot of Mt.Kailash, the most holy mountain in Tibet. 

Hotel: Darchen Local Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 4600~4700m
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    Lake Manasarover

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    Lake Manasarover

Day 8Darchen-Drirapuk

In the morning, we are supposed to take eco-bus from Darchen to Sarshung valley. Then we will meet Yaks and porters at Sarshung village. (the cost of hiring yaks, horses, and porters are not included in the package) After that, we can begain the trek (Around 13km) from Sarshung to Drirapuk Monastery along the Lachu valley and rivers. You can enjoy the both west and north face of mountain Kailash today. Finally, we will visit Drirapuk Monastery. 

Hotel: Guest House Dorm
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 5080m
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Day 9Drirapuk-Dzutrpuk

Today, we will trek over Dromala pass(5630m), the highest pass of the Kora. On the way you can have a rest in a teahouse. All the way, you can see locals Tibetans prostrating in the Kora path and beautiful Kadoe Lake when walk downhill. We may also visit Zutulpuk Monastery

Hotel: Guest House Dorm
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 4838m
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Day 10Dzutripuk-Darchen

On the day three of the kora. you will trek 7km to Zongto where you can take bus to Darchen. Along the Kora, you can see piles of Mani Stones. We will end the Trek around noon, rest in the lodging place.

Hotel: Darchen Local Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 4600~4700m
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    Mani Stones

Day 11Darchen-Saga

Drive from Darchen to Saga via Lake Manasorova. Located in Pulan County, Ali Prefecture, more than 200 kilometers away from Shiquanhe Town, the capital of Ali, with an altitude of 4,588 meters and an area of 412 square kilometers, it is one of the highest freshwater lakes in the world and the source of four major rivers in Asia. The entire lake is shaped like a full moon, surrounded by six temples, and the pilgrimage circle is 80 kilometers; the lake is 4,400 meters above sea level and the deepest is about 81 meters. And the lake is clear and the scenery is beautiful. In addition, this lake is considered to be the symbol of Parvati, the mother of the universe in Hinduism, and it is also regarded as the habitation of the legendary swan king.

Hotel: Saga Local Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 4487m
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    Lake Manasorova.

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    Lake Manasorova

Day 12Saga-Sakya

Drive from Saga to Sakya. Take your time and enjoy the beautiful view outside the window and don't forget to take some photos.

Hotel: Sakya Local Hotel
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 4346m

Day 13Sakya-Shigatse

In the morning, we will visit ancient Sakya town and you can tour Sakya Monastery with amzing murals and huge collection of scriptures and statues.Then  we are abou to drive from Sakya to Shigatse. 

Hotel: In Shigatse Downtown
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 3900m
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    Sakya Monastery.

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    Sakya Monastery

Day 14Shigatse-Lhasa

We will follow Yalong Valley back to Lhasa. On the way, you can stand on the viewing platform to view the vast Yalong River Bed and visit Water Mill making Tibetan Incense material (in Summer, if time permits). Drop off at hotel in Lhasa.

Hotel: In Lhasa Downtown
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 3650m
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    Yalong Valley.

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    Yalong Valley

Day 15Depart from Lhasa

Transfer clients to the airport or train station. Wish you have a pleasant journey home! 

Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 3650m


  • Private transportation through out the itinerary. SRT will arrange for all travelers to be met on arrival and seen off on departure based on your flight info.

  • Shared accommodations in well located, tourist to superior class hotels include breakfast, service charge and government tax.

  • All entrance fees(shuttle bus) sightseeing; excursions and activities as per the itinerary

  • Domestic flights and 2nd class express train listed in the itinerary

  • Private friendly and professional English-Speaking guides (French, Italy, Russian, German can be arranged per your request)

  • Visa support letter for you to apply Chinese visa easily.

  • Travel and health insurance when travel with us.

  • 8, A 24/7 helpline while you are traveling.


  • International and domestic flights not indicated.

  • Food, Lunch or dinner not specified

  • Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers

  • Personal expenses and the other tours or activities not mentioned


  • We will upgrade trains to 1st class where available if book the tour 5 months in advance of departure.

  • There is no problem to travel Silk Road during Ramadan.

  • Complimentary 2 bottles of water each person on daily use.


We will use business MPV to luxurious coaches and trains.


All the hotels we selected are 4-5star well-located in the city center with good and proper breakfast for our clients.


Our guides are very friendly, knowledgeable, helpful. And our group tours will be escorted from SRT.

Climate and Altitude

Generally speaking Mid March—End Oct are the best time to visit Silk Road. And we strongly suggest you come in May, June, October to avoid the heat and crowd. No need to worry about high altitude along the Silk Road. We will prepare Oxygen bags if the package includes Xiahe, Qinghai Lake and Taxkorgan County.

We offer beneficial Cancellation Policy to our customers.

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