KATHMANDU LHASA VIA EBC TOUR
Kathmandu to Lhasa Tour via Everest Base Camp is one of the most popular outbound tours from Nepal. Offering a unique mystery and allure, the Buddhist Kingdom of Tibet has long captured the hearts and minds of the western world.
Our Kathmandu to Lhasa Tour covers a vast tract of this ancient land, crossing spectacular passes, through unforgettable landscapes, base of the highest mountain in the world Mt Everest (8848m) and heading right into the spiritual heart of the country; Lhasa. This tour is a journey to experience the beauty of Tibetan landscape and to understand the rich culture of its people.
This adventurous tour starts from Kathmandu followed by Nyalam, Dingri, Shegar then the base camp of the world’s highest peak, Visit to Shigatse, Gyantse and finally to Lhasa which is followed by Mt.Everest.
During our Kathmandu to Lhasa Tour via Mount Everest base camp, the mystical Yamdrok Tso Lake, conquer a few high passes and visit popular Tibetan monasteries like Sakya, Tashilhunpo, Shalu, Sera and Rongbuk, the world’s highest monastery, all the while being surrounded by the magnetic allure of the Himalayas.
Day 01 : Kathmandu to Nyalam. (3700m)
Early morning scenic drive to KODARI (Nepal - Tibet border) through the beautiful Nepalese country side and after necessary border formalities both at Nepalese and Chinese immigration, Drive to Nyalam. Overnight at Hotel
Day 02 :Nyalam to Tingri (4100m)
Drive to Tingri via Lalungla pass. From where you can enjoy the Beautiful view of Mt Xisapangma (8212m) and Mt. Cho-oyu (8201m) and continue Journey to Tingri. Overnight at Hotel
Day 03 :Tingri to Ronbuk (4980m)
Scenic drive to Ronbuk through the beautiful Tibetan countryside to Ronbuk. Overnight at Hotel
Day 04 : Ronbuk to Shigatse (3900m)
Explore the Ronbuk Monastery (highest monastery in the world) and excursion EBC (5250m) by horse cart or walk and drive to Shigatse crossing over the Gyanchula pass (5200m), visit Palten Lama’s Tashilompu Monastery. Overnight at Hotel
Day 05 : Sigatse to Gyantse (3950m)
Drive to Gyantse, visit Phalkhor Monastery, Khumbula stupa. Overnight at Hotel
Day 06 : Gyantse to Lhasa (3650m)
Drive to Lhasa via Yamdrok lake. Overnight at Hotel
Day 07 : Lhasa
Sightseeing tour in Potala Palace, Jorkhang temple. Overnight at Hotel
Day 08 : Lhasa
Sightseeing tour in Sera and Drepung Monastery and Barkhor. Overnight at Hotel
Day 09 : Lhasa to Kathmandu
Drive to Gonggar airport and fly back to Kathmandu.
- Private Transportation : Kathmandu – Nyalam - Flight ticket : Lhasa – Kathmandu - All land transportation by private vehicle in Tibet - Tibet travel permit and EBC permit - English speaking Tibetan guide - Accomodation on twin sharing room basis - Sightseeing and monastery entrance fees - Daily breakfast
- Lunch and dinner - Nepal re-entry visa fee - Insurance of any kind - Personal expenses - Any Additional cost due to Natural calamity and Unforeseen Circumstances and etc. - Drinks - Tips
Location: Tibet Total duration: 09 days Trip Starts: Nyalam Trip Ends: Lhasa Grade: Strenuous Maximum Altitude: 5250 m. (EBC) Trip style: Hotel Best month : Apr – Nov Culture : Tibetan Major Attractions: View of Mount Xisapangma, Mt. Cho-Oyu, Mt Everest, Ronbuk Monastery, Potala Palace, Jorkhang temple, Sera and Drepung Monastery, Barkhor and Tibetan culture.