Lhasa, Tibet (PRWEB) June 27, 2012
Songtsan Travel, a locally-owned Lhasa-based tour agency, announces an 8-day tour of Nepal that focuses on the famous sights of this beautiful Himalayan country. The tour will go through the cities of Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan.
Sights in the Kathmandu valley include:
From Kathmandu travelers will make a day trip to Nagarkot to see Mt. Everest at sunrise. This scenic region east of the city has panoramic views of the Kathmandu Valley and Langtang mountain range. After spending time in the Kathmandu area travelers will fly west to the city of Pokhara, which is renowned for its proximity to the Himalayas, including the Annapurna mountain range and 3 of the 10 highest mountains in the world.
From Pokhara travelers will drive to the Chitwan valley in the foothills of the Himalayas. The Chitwan National Park and Parsa Wildlife Reserve features remarkable biodiversity, including the endangered Bengal tiger and the Asian rhinoceros.
Songtsan Travel is a Lhasa-based tour operator with more than 20 years of experience leading Tibet tours. The agency uses part of its proceeds to provide education to disadvantaged children. Songtsan Travel seeks to promote Tibetan culture and help Tibetans improve their livelihood.