May 15-22; Nov. 22-29, 2014
$1,190 per travel agent, $1,290 per companion. Single rooms are available for an additional $250 supplement fee.
Discover Nepal on this journey with Highland Travel, beginning with a flight from Nepal to Lhasa, home to the palaces of the Dalai Lama. Monasteries and temples abound in the city, as do elaborate murals and statues that tell the history of the land. Travel agents will visit Potala Palace, considered one of the wonders of the world, before departing the city. En route to Gyantse, travel agents will see Yamdrok Tso Lake, one of holiest lakes in Tibet. Other trip highlights include a hike to Gyantse Dzong Fort, which offers views of the surrounding jagged mountains; a visit to the market in Shigatse; and strolls through many temples, monasteries and ruins of Tsedang. Accommodations, daily breakfast, land transfers, sightseeing fees and English-speaking guides are included.