Tibet Nepal Map

December,03 2021 BY Sonam Tenphel 0 COMMENTS

Having no idea where Tibet and Nepal are and where to travel between these two countries? Geographically, jointly sharing the majestic Himalayan Range in Asia, Tibet and its neighbor Nepal are superb tourists’ draws for adventure and sightseeing. The walloping amount of glaciers and alpine lakes in Tibet provide a vital source of water supply to the lives of people in Nepal, India, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and even Cambodia.

And for centuries, enjoying Tibet Nepal tour or travelling in a reverse way has remained a common practice for exploring these two mysterious Himalayan kingdoms. You can easily take non-stop flight (1h22m) from Kathmandu to Lhasa or enjoy the epic overland route from Lhasa to Kathmandu via Gyirong boarder. The awe-inspiring Himalayan peaks, dazzling alpine lakes and holy Buddhist monasteries will give you an eye-opening tour experience.

Tibet Nepal Outline Map

tibet nepal physical map(Simple click to enlarge the map)
Map of Tibet Nepal Outline Map

In terms of climate, Tibet generally is of typical plateau weather: strong solar radiation, dramatic temperature change between day and night, strong wind. And the air is dry with low oxygen content while in Nepal it is a different picture. The staggering altitude change from less than 100m to above 8000m allows Nepal to enjoy alpine, subalpine and subtropical and tropical climate.

In addition, miraculously 14 awe-inspiring mountains with an average altitude of above 8,000m are situated along Himalayan ranges. Amid these divine mountains, 7 of themare either jointly shared or solely within Tibet and Nepal territory. 7 Top summits between Tibet and Nepal are known as Mt Everest (8844,43m), Lotse(8516m), Makalu(8463m), Cho Oyu(8201m), Manaslu(8156m), Annapurna(8091m), Shishapangma(8013m).

Lhasa to Kathmandu Tourist Map

map of lhasa to 
kathmandu overland and flight route(Simple click to enlarge the map)
Lhasa to Kathmandu Map

so far there are two ways to have Lhasa Kathmandu Tour, shown as follows:

a.Travel from Lhasa to Kathmandu by Road
The distance from Lhasa to Kathmandu is approximately 3651km and it takes around 56h. Here is the overland route from Lhasa to Kathmandu:

b.Travel from Lhasa to Kathmandu by Air
The linear distance between Lhasa and Kathmandu is around 609km. It takes around 1:10h’s fly from Lhasa to Kathmandu. Currently, Air
China and Sichuan Airline have flights between these two destinations.

Lhasa to Kathmandu Flights information: 

Air ChinaAir China:  Lhasa and Kathmandu Flight Schedule

Flight Route Flight Code  Airlines  Dep.   Arr.  Type  Schedule
Lhasa to Kathmandu CA407 Air China 12:10 11:10 319  every day
Kathmandu to Lhasa CA408 Air China 12:10 16:00 319  every day

 Sichuan Airline Sichuan Airline: Lhasa and Kathmandu Flight Shcedule

Flight Route Flight Code  Airlines  Dep.   Arr.  Type  Schedule
Lhasa to Kathmandu 3U8719 Sichuan Airline  11:15 10:10 319  every other day 
Kathmandu to Lhasa 3U8720 Sichuan Airline  11:10 14:50 319  every other day 

Mt. Everest Nepal Tibet Map

location of nepal tibet and mount everest(Simple click to enlarge the map)
Mt. Everest Nepal Tibet Map

Since the majestic Mt. Everest stretches across Tibet and Nepal, there are two Everest Base Camps on its both sides. The north one (5200m) is in Tibet whereas the south one (5364m) is located in Nepal.

Compared with Everest Base Camp in Nepal, the base camp in Tibet can give tourists the grand panorama of Mt. Everest’s Summit and its entire north ridge without any other mountains blocking your sight.

Besides, travelling to south Everest Base Camp in Nepal, tourists can enjoy the scenic trekking and it’s the only way to get to south Everest Base Camp, while tourists can enjoy both trekking and tour bus to reach north Everest Base Camp in Tibet.

Nepal Tourist Attractions Map

Wedged between Himalayan range and Indo-Gangetic Plain, the distinct topography in Nepal helps to breed the trekky trekking environment, varied flora and fauna, fascinating culture and dramatic climate in this narrow strip of land (147,181 square km).

major attractions in nepal map(Simple click to enlarge the map)
Top attractions in the map of Nepal

Superb Trekking Regions in Nepal:

a. Simlkot& Mt. Kailash (highly recommended)
b. Rara Lake Trek
c. Dolpo Trek
d. Upper Mustang Trek
e. Round Dhaulagiri
f. Annapurna Region (highly recommended)
g. Manaslu Region
h. Langtang Region
i. Everest Region (highly recommended)
j. Kanchenjunga Region

Tropical Jungle Safari
The Royal Chitwan National Park

Tour Birthplace of Lord Buddha

Nepal Cultural Tour
Kathmandu Valley (Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath, Bhaktapur's Dubar Square, etc)

Sonam Tenphel

About the Author - Sonam Tenphel

Energetic, responsible and reliable, Sonam is a guide with more than seven years experience informing visitors about heritage sites and attractions places in Tibet.

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