With numerous cultural and historic relics as well as convenient international and domestic transportation, Beijing, the capital of China, is a popular starting point of Tibet tour. At the beginning of this tour, you will visit Great Wall and Forbidden City, Imperial Ancestral Temple and Beihai Park in Beijing. Then board the Tibet train to appreciate the various landscape cross China and get access to Lhasa via the legendary Qinghai-Tibet Railway.
In Tibet, you will first visit Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple, Drepung and Sera Monastery in Lhasa. Then, head for the majestic Mount Everest via Gyantse and Shigatse, and stay overnight at Everest Base Camp to appreciate the stunning sunset and sunrise over the peak of Mt. Everest if weather permits. After visiting Rongbuk Monastery nearby, you will be escorted to Kathmandu via Gyirong Port and visit Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath, and Bouddhanath, and Durbar Square in Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur.