Ganden to Samye Trek

This trip explores Central and south Tibet including the Yarlung Tsangpo Valley, the craganden to samyedle of Tibetan civilization.Ganden Samye Trek

Additionally it includes a short 5 days trek. Ganden-Samye trek is a 5 days trek that connects two of Tibet's most important monasteries of Ganden and Samye.

It offers fantastic walking, superb scenery, and interaction with Tibetan villagers and highland nomads. It is a fairly demanding trek and crosses two passes over 5000 meters. Participants must be physically strong and in good health.

This trip is for those who have limited time to have experience both trekking and sightseeing tour.

This trip completes 5 days wonderful trip near Lhasa and it is the only option to take trekking arround Lhasa. And also it completes sightseeing in Tsedang and Lhasa valley.

  • Trip Itinerary
  • Cost Include/Exclude
  • Additional Information
  • Testimonials

Day01: Arrival Kathmandu - O/H Manang
Day02: Sightseeing Kathmandu valley
Day03: Transfer airport fly Lhasa,transfer hotel
Day04: Lhasa sightseeing tour
Day05: Lhasa sightseeing tour
Day06: Free day at Lhasa & Shopping
Day07: Drive to Ganden, O/H Camp.
Day08: Trekking to Hebu Nomad Camp 7hrs O/H Camp
Day09: Trekking around Shugula Pass 8hrs O/H Camp
Day10: Trekking to Under Chutula Pass 7hrs O/H Camp
Day11: Trekking to Yamalung Valley and By Tractor to Samye Monastery 7hrs
Day12: Samye Monastery and By truck to Chimpu, Trekking to Heburi
Day13: Drive Samye to Tsethang via Yambulakhang and Tombs
Day14: Drive to airport

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 8 Nights / 9 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Land Cruiser
  • Accommodation: Hotel / Guesthouses
  • Trip Grade: Moderate
  • Max. Height: 5250m
  • Start From: Lhasa
  • End To: Lhasa
  • Best Season: Spring / Automn / Summer

Trip Map

Ganden to Samye Trek map

 

Cost Includes:

  • Tibet travel permit and Ganden Samye Trekking Permit
  • All camping equipment
  • All cooking equipmentWell trained western cook with kitchen helper
  • Camping supporter Crew
  • English speaking Local Tibetan Guide
  • All sightseeing tours wherever required
  • All monastery entrance feesFull board food during 5 days trekking
  • Yak and Yak man for Baggage, food, equipment and fuel supply.
  • Transportation by 4500 CC Toyota Land Cruiser
  • And Experience local Tibetan Driver
  • Hotel with daily breakfast while touring 

Cost Excludes:

  • Lunch & Dinner while in Tour
  • Any flight and train fare
  • Travel InsurancePersonal expenses
  • Extra bar billEvacuation cost in case of immergency
  • Pony hiring costOthers which is not mentioned on the above included items

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 8 Nights / 9 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Land Cruiser
  • Accommodation: Hotel / Guesthouses
  • Trip Grade: Moderate
  • Max. Height: 5250m
  • Start From: Lhasa
  • End To: Lhasa
  • Best Season: Spring / Automn / Summer

Trip Map

Ganden to Samye Trek map

 

Additional Infos

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 8 Nights / 9 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Land Cruiser
  • Accommodation: Hotel / Guesthouses
  • Trip Grade: Moderate
  • Max. Height: 5250m
  • Start From: Lhasa
  • End To: Lhasa
  • Best Season: Spring / Automn / Summer

Trip Map

Ganden to Samye Trek map

 

Testimonials

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration: 8 Nights / 9 Days
  • Mode of Transport: Land Cruiser
  • Accommodation: Hotel / Guesthouses
  • Trip Grade: Moderate
  • Max. Height: 5250m
  • Start From: Lhasa
  • End To: Lhasa
  • Best Season: Spring / Automn / Summer

Trip Map

Ganden to Samye Trek map

 

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