This exciting package combines the spiritual highlights and mystery of Tibet and Lhasa with the timeless journey to Everest Base Camp. Follow in the footsteps of the Dalai Lama and the first mountaineers trying to reach the top of the world. A wonderful blend of the adventure packed and spiritual aspects makes for the ultimate package to experience the culture and beauty of the Himalayas.
- Destnation: Tibet
- Activities: Tours
- Duration: 7 - 14 Days
- Region: Tibet
- Max. Altitude: 5182 Meter
- Best Season: Spring / Summer / Autumn
- Group Size: 01+ Pax
Day 1 KATHMANDU(1300M) – LHASA (3650m)We will take a scenic mountain flight to Lhasa to meet our native Tibetan guide while taking time to explore the ancient and well-preserved capital city of Tibet. Lhasa is situated at the base of Mount Gephel and remained secluded from the world for centuries serving as the traditional home to the Dalai Lama.upon arrival in Lhasa transfer to the Hotel .
Day 2 Lhasa(3650m)Today we will visit the scenic hilltop Potala Palace before traveling to the spiritual Ramoche Monastery to see the daily life of the Tibetan Monks. We will spend the afternoon unlocking the mysteries of the Norbulingkga Palace before a free evening to continue your immersion into the Tibetan way of life. We will spend the evening exploring the traditional market square having a meal of traditional Tibetan food while enjoying cultural music and dances that have been passed down for centuries.
Day 3 Lhasa(3650m)After an early breakfast, we will visit the traditional Sera Monastery known for its unmatched beauty historically serving as the home to over 5,000 monks. We will continue to the 1,400-year-old Jokhang temple regarded as the holiest site in Lhasa viewing the Kora temple nestled along the stream of humanity. After viewing the legendary golden Buddha we will return to the city for a celebratory dinner and while taking the evening to explore the timeless streets and absorb the traditional culture.
Day 4 Lhasa (3650m)to Gyantse(3,950M)We will take a morning ride over the Darola and Kambala mountains while passing through untouched holy lakes before arriving in the traditional city of Gyantse. We will take time to explore the downtown area and talking with some locals to learn more about the customs of the customs of the city before visiting the Pholkor and Kumbum Monasteries to learn about the local spiritual practices. the highlights of the day are Full day picturesque drive along the turquoise lake Yamadrok, crossing over Kampala Pass (4794M) and the Brahma Putra river (Yarlung Tsangpo). Overnight in Hotel.
Day 5 GYANTSE (3,950M)- Shigatse, XIGATSE (3600 M ) 90KM, APPROX 2 HRS DRIVE.Shigatse, officially known as XIGATSE is our final destination today. We continue uphill until we reach the Gyatchula Pass situated at 5,220 meters. The highest peak in the area offers timeless views of the pilgrimage site of Mt. Kailash Bifurcates towering over the regional landscape. Morning sightseeing to the Kumbum Stupa & Palkor Monastery, two hour drive through the Tibet’s biggest Agricultural field to Xigatse, sightseeing at Panchen Lama’s Tashilumpu Monastery . Overnight in Hotel.
Day 6 XIGATSE 3600 M (11811 FT) to Ronbuk (5050m)Rongbuk spellings include Rongpu, Rongphu, Rongphuk and Rong sbug , We will start another Scenic drive through the highest point, Gyatchu La pass (5,220m) en route to Xegar We will take a drive through the scenic countryside passing through traditional small villages before arriving in Rongbuk. We will visit the local monastery, which is the highest in the world and home to tremendous views of the regional landscape before returning for a traditional meal in Rongbuk. in Ronbuk one has option to stay overnight in tented camps or Lodges.
Day 7 Ronbuk (5050m) to Everest Base Camp (5182m; and ZHANGMU (2300 m)We will continue either by horse or foot to the legendary Everest Base Camp. We will take time to admire the mountaineer camp steeped in history while learning more about the evolution of trekking in the region. We then continue back along the same trail towards Nyalam crossing the Luang La pass situated at over 5,000 meters. from where you can view the breathtaking mountain range from Mt.Cho Oyu (8,201m) Mt.Xishapagma ( 8,012m) dwarfed by the vastness of Tibetan plateau (if weather permits)We will arrive Zhangmu and take in a scenic sunset reflecting the light on the pinkish mountains surrounding the town.
Day 8 ZHANGMU (2300 m)to Kathmandu KATHMANDU(1300MWe will take a scenic return trip to Kathmandu passing from high mountain regions to lower altitudes passing through scenic rice fields and strong rivers before arriving in Kathmandu. after completing Nepal-Tibet border immigration formalities will drive 04/05 hours drive through the beautiful Nepalese countryside. on the way we can stop in Dhulikhel l for the Lunch
Transfer by Land Cruiser/ bus in Tibet as per group size
Accommodation in above mentioned hotel and guest houses on bb basis
Sightseeing by Tibetan English Speaking guide
Monastery Entrance feesAirport /
- Lunch and dinner
- Your travel insurance
- International airfare to and from Nepal and airport departure tax.
- Nepal entry and re entry visa,
- personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
- Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section
Tibet Overland Tour via Everest Base Camp North side is a fabulous tour and stands as among 10 best tours in world .
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