Everest Base Camp Tibet Tour is a journey of lifetime to explore and experience the Tibetan awesome culture, brown rolling hills, wrecked forts, artistic ornate monasteries, centuries old caravan trails and breathtaking scenery. Tour Start your journey to Tibet with a spectacular flight over the snow capped Himalayan mountains Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m/ 28,169ft), Mt. Everest (8848m/ 29.028ft), Mt. Makalu (8463m/ 27,766ft) and others. You visit the Potala the monumental palace of Kings and Dalai Lamas, with its numerous chapels. The view of the holy city from the roofs is unforgettable.
This tour offers many exciting memorable encounter along the way that you can't express or explain unless you are a part of it. It takes you over several 5000+ meter high mountain passes amidst most amazing mountain views including majestic Mt. Everest and many other numerous peaks. On the way drive to Lhasa you will witness picturesque landscaped Tibetan settlements where nomadic herdsmen can be seen wandering across the wide arid Tibetan Plateau.
Day 01: Fly Kathmandu - Lhasa From Katmandu to the airport of Lhasa with hold height of 3600M will be travel by flight. Once when you arrive there a professional guide will be there to make your exploration easy and wonderful.
Day 02: Lhasa sightseeing
On fresh morning you will be visit on the world height Potala Palace with stand height 3,700m above the sea level of 5th His Holiness the Dalia Lama. The Palace is dominated by golden roofs and you can have a bird-eye view of the whole Lhasa city ranges, River, tracts of fields, tree-shaded villages and the glistening Jokhang Temple.
Day 03: Lhasa sightseeing, Drepung & Sera monasteries
Our co agent make you visit to Drepung monastery. It is the largest monastery in Tibet, built in the 15th century by one of the famous Tibetan monks called Jamyang Choeje. Sera monastery and see the most interesting monks debating yellow hat. Sera are one of the six biggest monasteries in Tibet. Sera monastery was built in the 14th century by Jamchen Choeje, a famous disciple of Tsongkapa, the rounder of the yellow hat.
Day 04: Lhasa - Yamdrok Tso - Gyangtse - Shigatse
Today we pass Yamdrok holy lake, Nyochen Kansang and its glaciers by driving. It takes 5 to 5 hrs with distance 280km then after makes you visit Samding Monastery from Nakartse town just before Nyochen Kansang Mountain. You visit Palchoe monastery which was built in around 15th century by local Chieftain Rebtan .Then after will be drive to Shigatse. Its situated distance of 90 Km, takes you around two hrs and enroute visit Shalu Monastery built in around 10th century by Loton Dorje Wangchuk.
Day 05: Shigatse—Gyatso La Pass—Everest Base Camp
For amazing sightsee you have to drive 8 hrs from Shigatse to Xegar where you be enjoy with Tibetan villages with its innocent people and many more. Then your camp will be in Xegar. It’s 3900m far distance from Shigatse.
Day 06: Everest—Shigatse
Now you will be lead you toward base camp of the highest peak on earth from the Rongbuk. It’s takes 2/3 hrs from Dza Ramuk and north faces of Mount Everest carry with height. After visit the Mt.Everest base camp you will be driving distance from Everest to Shigatse is 350 kilometers and driving time is 7 hours.
Day 07: Shigatse—Lhasa
After breakfast, you will explore Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, the main attraction in Shigatse. This is the largest monastery in area in central Tibet. You will then follow the beautiful Yarlung River back to Lhasa. You will arrive in Lhasa in the late afternoon with enough time to wander the Old Town one last time and to do any last minute shopping. In Lhasa, you will stay at the 4 Star Gang-Gyen Hotel. The distance from Shigatse to Lhasa is 270 kilometers and the driving time is 7 hours.
Day 08:Flight from Lhasa to your next destination
Experience the wondrous sight of the Himalayas for one last time as we fly back to Katmandu.
All travel permits for Tibet
English speaking Tibetan tour guide
All transportation in Tibet as per the itinerary
Pick up and drop off by airport bus
All administrative fees
All meals and accommodations for your driver and guide
Vehicle tolls and vehicle repairs (if necessary)
All lodging listed in the itinerary; If you travel individually, you will need to share one room with another tourist; while if you prefer to stay in one room by yourself, you will have to pay the single room supplement.
Breakfast each morning
Entrance fees for the places listed in the Itinerary
One time welcome meal for the group
One box of mineral water plus shared Oxygen tank in car.
Transportation costs to and from Tibet
Chinese visa fees and passport fees
Lunch and dinner
Personal expenses (laundry, photography fees, souvenirs etc)
Tips to the driver and guide
Shuttle Service between hotels and Airport/Train Station: As for Lhasa Gongar airport is 70km from the downtown, it is hard for us to arrange free shuttle service at any given time. So, our travel agency can only offer free shuttle service to pick up/drop off tourists between hotels and Gongga airport twice a day at a designated time. Some of the tourists may have to wait for others for a longtime beyond our designated time.
The free airport pick-up time is as follows on the day the itinerary begins: Pick up tourists around 12:20 pm ( for flights arrival at airport before 12:20pm) Please join on this time.
The free airport drop time is as follows on the day the itinerary closes: Pick up tourists from hotel around 11:00am (for flights which depart after 13:30pm)
All the shuttle service from/to the train station on the date of tourists’ arrival and departure would be free.
Exception If tourists want shuttle service not included in the designated time frame or they prefer not to wait for the free shuttle service, they are required to pay extra 50USDollar/airport for airport shuttle bus service, which needs a report to travel consultant when booking the tour. If any clients need private vehicle pick up or drop off. It is 2USDollar per kilometer and its 140kms.