Tibet Everest Base Camp tour

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  • Quality4.67
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  • Price4

Duration

10 Days

Trip Grade

moderate/strenuous

Per Day Walk:

4 –7 hours

Start/End

Thamel

Transportation

Private vehicle & flight

Best Season

Apr-May/Sept-Oct ​

Trip Type

Tour

Trip Overview

Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour with an adventure journey on the roof of the world- travelers will be encountering new cultural destinations day by day. The challenging high passes, Turquoise Lakes, nomad cultural experience, and visiting  Potala Palace, Norbulinkha Dalai Lama’s retreat palace, Jokhang Temple, Bustling Bharkhor Market, Khumbum Monastery and many more with spectacular views of the snow-capped Himalayan panorama.

Trip Route: 8-day Tibet Lhasa tour with sightseeing and  accommodation with breakfast(B/B)

Note: If you want to do a Tibet Tour from Kathmandu to Lhasa by Overland (vehicles), please inform us, and we will do it as per your interest and requirements.

Private Trip: Departures & Availability

We do not have a fixed departure date for this trip. This trip can only be organized upon your request. There is an option of private and tailor-made journeys best suited for you, your family, and your friends. We have price discounts according to your group size. We allow complete flexibility on your departure date; please choose your preferable date.

What's Included In The Cost

  • Airport Pick up and drop off service by Private vehicle
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu twin a sharing basis with Breakfast (BB)
  • Farewell Dinner with Nepali culture shows
  • Half Day sightseeing in Kathmandu heritage Sites (Monkey Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square), Entrance fee, experience Tour Guide with private vehicle
  • Flight or Drive Kathmandu to Lhasa and Lhasa to Kathmandu
  • Accommodation on a sharing Basis with breakfast (BB) during the Tour
  • Transportation bus /jeep as per Group size
  • Tibet travel permit
  • English-speaking Tibetan Guide
  • Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees as per our itinerary.
  • Hotel-airport-hotel transfer in Lhasa

What's Not Included In The Cost

  • International airline fare & airport Tax
  • Nepal entry visa fee, you can get a Nepal visa upon arrival at the Airport.
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals (Lunch and Dinner) in Kathmandu and Tibet
  • Personal expenses such as Laundry, telephone/Fax calls, snacks, cold drinks, beverages, bar bills, video fees camera battery charging, etc.
  • Excess baggage on flights
  • Additional stay before, during, or after the set itinerary
  • Tips for guide and Driver Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the Includes section

Trip Itinerary

Arrive in Lhasa either by flight or train. The Tibetan guide will greet, receive you there, and drive you to your hotel. You may view the Yarlung Tsangpo River / Brahmaputra River (the Longest and largest river in Tibet) and Lhasa River on their way to Lhasa. Take a rest to acclimatize in high altitude after check-in at the hotel. It is also possible to walk around Potala Square and get amazing photos of Potala Palace. Overnight at Lhasa
After Breakfast, the sightseeing tour first visits the Potala Palace, the winter palace of the Dalai Lama. Tibet Potala palace has 1000 chambers, the gilded burial stupas of former Dalai Lamas and the meditation cave of the 33rd great king of Tibet. After lunch, tour the Jokhang temple built by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century to promote the Buddhist religion. Barkhor Street is the local Tibetan street around Jokhang temple; you can walk with pilgrims and locals, and shop for local Tibetan souvenirs there.
After Breakfast, continue the Lhasa tour to visit Drepung monastery, one of the great three Gelug monasteries of Tibet built in 1416 by Jamyang Choge, one of the Tsongkhapa's main disciples. Ganden Palace used to be the Dalai Lama's palace in the Drepung before he moved to the Potala Palace.
In the afternoon, we will visit Sera Monastery, one of the "great three" Gelugpa monasteries of Tibet built in 1419 by Jamchen Choje, one of the Tsongkhapa's main disciples. The Monks debate at around 3 / 5 in the afternoon is the main attraction of Sera Monastery. Overnight at Lhasa
After Breakfast, we will drive to Shigatse to cross over the Kambala pass (4790m) with the view of Yamdrok Lake (4400m) surrounded by many snow-capped mountains. Lunch in Gyantse, the third largest historical city of Tibet, and visit the famous Pelkor Chode Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum here, and then continue the drive to Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet. You will visit Tashilhunpo Monastery, the seat of Panchen Lama, the second-largest incarnation of lama in Tibet. Overnight at Shigatse.
After Breakfast, drive to Rongbuk Monastery Everest via Lhatse ad Shegar, the small town where we stop for lunch. The view of Mount Everest can be seen in the distance if the weather is clear from Shegar. Driving on the way to Rongbuk Monastery, we will cross one of the highest passes in Tibet called Pang La Pass (5050m) which offers the top five highest mountains in the world including Mt. Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu, and Shisapangma. Overnight at a tent or Rongbuk monastery guest house
In the morning enjoy the sun rise on the top of Mount Everest, and it's an excellent full view standing like a snow-capped pyramid in front of you at Rongbuk. This is the vantage point to see the grand view of Mount Everest. After Breakfast, you may trek to Everest Base Camp 7/8 km two-way. It is also possible to go by local bus. After base camp, you can visit Rongphu Monastery which is the highest monastery in the world (5000m) and belongs to the Nyingma sect. After that we drive back to Shigatse, and overnight at Shigatse.
We will drive back to Lhasa on the Friendship Highway. The whole distance is almost 280km and it takes 6 hours along the Brahmaputra River, the Longest and largest river in Tibet. And overnight at Lhasa
After Breakfast, the Tibetan tour guide will transfer you to the Lhasa airport. You will fly back to Kathmandu, In the evening, farewell dinner, Overnight at the Hotel.

If this itinerary doesn’t suit your requirement and you want to customize it, please feel free to contact us. This trek could be customized as per your required time frame and budget limits.

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