Tibet everest base camp 10 days / 9 nights

Tibet everest base camp

Tibet with Everest Base Camp is an exciting as well as adventurous trip that covers all the major cultural, historical and natural sites in Tibet. This trip takes us sightseeing tour of the world’s famous Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace, Sera Monastery, Jokhang temple & the Barkhor Bazaar. After sightseeing in Lhasa we will drive overland across the Tibetan highlands, high passes, and excursion to Mt. Everest Base Camp to view the north face of Mt. Everest & Shisapangma.

  • Day 01 FLIGHT KATHMANDU – LHASA Transfer to the airport for the flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa on China Southwest Airlines. This one hour Trans Himalayan Flight will give you an opportunity to have an aerial view of the Mt. Everest and other Himalayan Peaks (weather permitting). Arrival at Gonggar airport around 13.30 hrs Local time. After clearing immigration and customs it will be a two hour drive to cover the 93 km. to Lhasa which is situated at an altitude of 3650 meters (13,000ft). Upon arrival we check in at the Snowland hotel, right in the heart of the old city.
  • Day 02/03/04 SIGHTSEEING During these three days in Lhasa we visit the Potala palace, Drepung and Sera monasteries, the Norbulinka and of course the famous Jokhang temple including the surrounding Barkhor.
  • Day 05 LHASA – GYANTSE You begin your overland adventure with a full day drive to Gyantse. Along the way you cross the Kamba la (4794m) and the Karo la pass (5010m), both grant spectacular views. After the Kamba la you come to Yamdrok tso, also known as the Turquoise Lake. You'll want to have your camera ready. Altitude 3900 m
  • Day 06 GYANTSE – SHIGATSE This will be a busy day. In the morning visit Gyantse stupa and monastery followed by a two hour drive to Shigatse. Here see the giant Buddha in the famous Tashilumpo monastery. The seat of the Panchen Lama. Altitude 3800 m
  • Day 07 SHIGATSE –LHATSE The journey today brings you over two high passes with fine views. For lunch we stop in the small town of Lhatse. Depending on how much time we spend during the morning in Shigatse we might stay overnight in Lhatse. Altitude 4350 m. / 4000m.
  • Day 08 LHATSE – ROMBUK This day begins with the Tsho La (4500m) and ends with the spectacular view of Mt. Everest from Rombuk monastery. Relax tonight and stroll around the monastery. Altitude 5050m., hotel *
  • Day 09 ROMBUK - LAO TINGRI Get up early and start the 2-3 hour leisurely walk (one way) to the base-camp (5200m) itself. You should return early afternoon to head to Lao Tingri. Lao Tingri is a small Tibetan town that offers the best view even from a toilet that you're unable to experience from anywhere in the world. Altitude 4200 m., hotel *
  • Day 10 LAO TINGRI - ZHANG MU – KATHMANDU Make sure you have some photos left for the panoramic view of the Himalayan range as you cross the Lalung la pass (5050m). In the evening relax in Kathmandu.

Cost Detail To quote you with an exact or approximate price, we need the number of persons in your group, the category of hotel, the mode of transportation (by plane or by bus or by jeep etc) & any alternation in your itinerary. Please contact us with these important details first so that we can get back to you on the cost.

The package cost includesThe package cost excludes
  • Hotel, arrival/departure transfer
  • All necessary Tibet travel permits
  • Tibet Travel permit
  • Kathmandu - Tibet boarder transportation by comfortable vehicle
  • Tibet Overland Transfer
  • Accommodation in Tibet on twin sharing basis,Daily Breakfast
  • English speaking Tibetan guide
  • All fees for sightseeing and Monasteries as outlined in the itinerary
  • Flight Ticket.
  • Accommodation and any services in Kathmandu
  • Chinese visa fee, Travel insurance
  • Meals other than breakfast in Tibet
  • Extra expenses if incase political and natural problem
  • Tips for guides and driver
  • Nepal visa fee
  • Airport tax at Kathmandu airport