Lhasa Everest Base Camp tour is one of the world’s exclusive products that grab the attention of more than 5 million travelers solely every year. The tour incorporates the heritage sites inside the Tibetan capital Lhasa, drive along the Friendship Highway to the Everest Base Camp and great Tibetan town en route.
Being one of the classic overland adventure holidays in Tibet, the route of the trip itself is one of the most interesting highlights of the trip that allows the closest view of the world’s highest peak Mt. Everest from the Tibetan side base camp of Everest. The ride to Everest Base Camp shows you not only the Everest Base camp but also many classic and historical Tibetan villages and landscapes, the famous city Lhasa and many Buddhist temples along the way. On the way to Lhasa, you will drive along the friendship highway, which leads to friendship bridge Nepal Tibet Border. After the completion of immigration formalities in the border town, you drive towards Lhasa highway several Tibetan towns and six passes of 5000m plus.
A great view of Everest from Rongbuk, hike to base camp along the yak trail, and the world’s highest Buddhist school with monastery are the most important highlights on this tour. After the Base Camp tour, you will head towards famous Buddhist town Lhasa crosses passing some of the famous Buddhist monasteries with our passionate Tibetan Guide who will brief you about Tibet and Tibetan Buddhism.
This 10 days overland tour in Tibet will give you an opportunity to learn the Tibetan lifestyle, culture and enjoy the beautiful landscape of Tibet
- All accommodation in tourist standard hotels with B/B plan in cities (You can upgrade your accommodation by paying extra)
- All private ground transportation on sharing/private only for group.
- Govt. trained Tibetan guide during tour, Guide their insurance, daily wages and accommodation.
- All sightseeing and monastery entry fees during the Tibet tour.
- Tibet Visa and visa cost and Tibet travel permit.
- Flight according to Itinerary
- International Flight
- Major meals in Cities (Lunch and dinner )
- All personal expenses such as bar bills, beverage, drinks and snacks etc.
- Extra shower, battery re-charge, laundry charge etc.
- Personal clothing and gears.
- Tips to guide and driver.
- Cost can raised by cancellation, landslide, weather, political unrest, illness which are not under our control
Drive Kathmandu – Kyrong
After breakfast in Kathmandu hotel, start our journey along the Pasang Lhamu Highway to the Tibetan border Kyrong, which is alternatively opened new travel route to Tibet from Nepal. You drive through some really splendid sights- cascading waterfalls, rivers and hill-side villages and paddy. About 6 to 7 hours drive. Stop Night at guest House.
Drive to Lo – Tingri
Morning immegration process we cross Kerung Border and continue drive along the himalayan trails to reach Zilong city, Lunch and continue drive through pokutso lake, Shishapangma Conservation area with teh view of Mt. Tso- Oyu, Mt. Shishspangma and view of Mt. Everest. Nyalam Pass which is called Lalung-La pass, Excellent views of mountains along the way. O/N at guest house.
Drive to Rongbook and Everest Base Camp Excursion
From here the true grandeur of Everest’s sheer north face is visible. Overnight in Monastery or guest house.
Drive to Xigatse
Drive to Xigatse city, the house of the famous Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, the seat of the Panchen Lama until his death in 1989. O/N at Hotel.
Drive to Gyantse
After a morning visit to the Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, a short two hours drive to Gyantse, a small town that once served as the capital of a small kingdom. O/N at Hotel.
Drive to Lhasa
A scenic drive through the Karo La Pass and Kamba La Pass with a very good views of the Yamdrok Tso Lake. Then you cross the mighty Brahmaputra River to arrive in Lhasa. O / N at Hotel.
2 days Sightseeing and excursion of the Potala Palace, the Jokhang Temple, surroundings of Bharkhor Market, Derapung and Sera Monasteries. O / N at Hotel.
Lhasa – Onward
The tour end and you will free for onward destination to China or fly to Kathmandu.
Note: For the US citizen, travel to Tibet required Extra US$ 95 for Visa Processing.