The ancient port of entry Nepal and China located north of Kathmandu in Timure of Rassuwa district and Kyirong of Tibet Autonomous Region of PRC has been opened for the western tourist for the first time in the history.
Kyirong town is situated at the altitude of 2200m /7216ft, approx 350km from old Tingri and 500km from Shigatse.
Distance of Timure and Kyirong is 28km
Chinese immigration is located approx. 1km from Timure and 27km from Kyirong Town.
Nepal immigration is located in Timure, 170km from Kathmandu and situated at the altitude of 1800m/5904ft.
There is a Helipad nearby Timure.
Some good 2 Star category hotels are available in Kyirong with all the basic facilities
NOTE: We suggest it is best end the trip in Kyirong to avoid high pass which can cause AMS and other logistic hassles.