Kathmandu Lhasa EBC Tour

9 - 12 Days

Kathmandu Lhasa EBC Tour

TYPOLOGIES

Cultural

+ 2
DIFFICULTY

Low

MIN. AGE

3 Years

Trip Introduction

Kathmandu Lhasa EBC Tour constitutes a popular destination of the Tibet region. Tibetan people often call Mount Everest with the nickname Chomolungma which means Goddess Mother of the Universe. Travelers, in this case, have two different options to reach Mount Everest i.e. either from the Solukhumu region of Nepal or the Tibet region. Trekking and touring to the almighty Mount Chomolungma has always remained an ultimate destination worldwide.

Kathmandu Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour in Tibet highlights an ultimate combination of historic, cultural, and geographical tours in the Tibet region. Tourists will get the opportunity to explore cultural diversity that prevails in Beijing or Chengdu, beautiful monasteries in Shigatse, Gyantse, and Lhasa, detour across the Highlands to reach the famous Rongphu monastery located beneath Mount Everest and explore across Rongphu valley, get enjoyment via superb views of Mount Everest’s north face and various other mountain ranges belonging to the area.

Trip Highlights

Trip Overview
  • Kathmandu Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour lets you view massive
    mountain peaks, including the almighty Mount Everest at 8848m and the
    Mount Kanchenjunga at 8536m, all of which will spellbind you in the
    excellent way.
  • Trip to Lhasa allows you to view an ancient monastery named Sera
    monastery and an attractive Norbulingka palace set up during the 17th century, which further embraces the biggest man-made garden in Tibet.
  • The tour lets you explore the famous Jokhang Temple, a sacred place
    in Tibet and the renowned Potala Palace reconstructed during the
    seventeenth century.
  • The trip gives you the opportunity to view the biggest monastery on the earth i.e. Drepung Monastery.
  • Finally, by visiting a few other monasteries on the way, like Sakya
    Monastery and Natang Monastery, we will reach the Everest Base Camp
    located at the height of 5250m to get the alluring northern face of this
    worldwide highest peak and various other splendid views.

TOUR MAP

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01 - Arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu

Once you arrive at the Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, our representatives at the airport will welcome you and give a brief about the tour. Later on, we will take to the nearby hotel for overnight stay..

DAY 2 -Sightseeing Tours of the Kathmandu Valley

We will start our trip with sightseeing tours of and nearby the Kathmandu valley. Especially, you will be able to visit various worldwide heritage sites, like Kathmandu Darbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Monkey Temple, Hanuman Dhoka Palace and many more.

DAY 3 Flight to Lhasa (3660m)

On the third day of your trip, we will take 2 hours flight to reach Lhasa at 3660m. During the journey, you will get astonishing views of various high mountain peaks, which include the worldwide highest mountain peak i.e. Mount Everest, and the third-highest one i.e. Kanchenjunga. .

DAY 4 - Sightseeing Tour in the city of Lhasa

Our sightseeing tour in the city of Lhasa includes visiting the famous Sera monastery, the beautiful Norbulingka and the summer palace of the Dalai Lama. In addition, you will be able to visit a holy place of Tibet named Jokhang Temple, while walk across Barkor, which implies many narrow streets and finally to the Lhasa market..

DAY 5 - Lhasa to Shigatse (350km and 3900m)

On this day, our team will drive you to reach Shigatse at 3900m after 7 hours. During this 350km journey, you will be able to view Tsangpo River, Khampa La Pass, Yamdrok Lake and stunning peaks of Ningdzingzonka. After this, by heading to west direction across the lake, you will find Gyantse Kumbum, the biggest Kumbum of Tibet..

DAY 6 - Tour to Tingri at 4150m and visit to Sakya and Natang Monasteriess

Today will drive for 6 hours to reach at the height of 4150m at Tingri. During our journey, we will pass from Lhatse, a small town and traverse nearby Gyamtso La Pass situated at the height of 5220m. Meanwhile, we will visit two of the famous monasteries named Natang Monastery and Sakya Monastery.

DAY 7 -Trip to Rongbuk , 5000m

By driving for about 2 hours, you will reach Tingri by starting from Rongbuk. During our tour, we will traverse the famous Pang La pass to view Himalayan mountain ranges, which extend up to Shishapangma by starting from Makalu. By moving across the mountain pass and entering the famous Rongbuk Valley, we will get charismatic views of the famous Mount Everest and the sacred Rongbuk Monastery..

DAY 8 -Today, we will explore the Everest Base Camp and enjoy the sunrise view from the crown of the almighty Mount Everest. Later on, our team will go ahead to hike to its base camp and discover the charismatic views of the northen face of Mount Everest. Finally, we will return to Shigatse.

DAY 9 -Return to Lhasa and finally to Kathmandu

By traveling for 5 hours, we will return to Lhasa and finally to the city of Kathmandu. This time, our tour will let you visit the famous Tashilumo Monastery, which holds a strong figure of Lord Buddha in regions of Tibet. Lastly, we will put end to our trip by taking a flight to return to the city of Kathmandu.