Tibet Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour
The Tibet Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour is a popular tour that takes travelers on a journey through the stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage of Tibet. Here are some of the tour highlights:
- Lhasa: The tour starts in Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, where travelers can explore the iconic Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, and Barkhor Street. These landmarks offer a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage and spiritual significance of Tibet.
- Yamdrok Lake: One of the most beautiful lakes in Tibet, Yamdrok Lake is located at an altitude of 4,441 meters and offers stunning views of the surrounding snow-capped mountains.
- Gyantse: A historic town located in the Yarlung Valley, Gyantse is home to the impressive Gyantse Kumbum, a stupa with 108 chapels that contain murals and sculptures dating back to the 15th century.
- Shigatse: The second-largest city in Tibet, Shigatse is home to the Tashilhunpo Monastery, which is the seat of the Panchen Lama and one of the most important monasteries in Tibet.
- Everest Base Camp: The tour culminates at Everest Base Camp, located at an altitude of 5,200 meters. From here, travelers can enjoy stunning views of Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world.
- Tibetan culture and hospitality: Throughout the tour, travelers can experience the unique culture and hospitality of the Tibetan people, including traditional music, dance, and cuisine.
The Tibet Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that offers travelers a chance to explore the natural beauty and rich cultural heritage of Tibet.
Tibet Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour
Tibet Lhasa Everest Base Camp Tour far-reaching scenic flight to and from Kathmandu and Lhasa with amazing views of Himalayan peaks is a lifetime experience. The thrill of being on the world’s highest and largest highland with unique Buddhist culture and age-old traditions is astonishing. Tibet Lh asa North Everest Base Camp tour offers you to explore traditional Tibetan rural villages, legendary cities, and monasteries of massive interest within scenic landscapes filled with the vista of high snow-capped peaks. This tour is a classic trip and an enjoyable adventure on the rooftop of the world, where you will soak yourself in Tibetan culture of age-old heritage linked with Buddhism religion.
The Tibet Lhasa North Everest Base Camp tour is for ten days. We start from the capital city, Kathmandu. Upon arrival, we fly through the clouds and see the fantastic scenic view of Lhasa. We explore Lhasa by visiting the beautiful Potala and Norbulingka Palaces, also known as the Winter and Summer Palaces, respectively. We also see the Drepung Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and Barkhor Market. Drepung Monastery is the world’s largest monastery and is assumed to have sheltered around 10,000 monks in the past. Jokhang Temple is a sacred site that loosens more deep-seated mysteries of Tibetan Buddhism. We also take a scenic drive to Gyantse. We cross the Khamba La Pass (4,794m) with a brief stop to enjoy the beauty of the Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise Lake), one of the three most extensive holy ponds in Tibet, and the stunning Nazin Kang Sang glacier (7,252m). We come across Karo La Pass (5,045m) to enjoy views of massive glaciers before reaching Gyantse. We visit the Kumbum Stupa, Phalkot Monastery, and Gyantse Dzong in Gyantse. We get to the Rongbuk monastery, explore the North Everest base camp, and finally reach Kathmandu by crossing Nyalam and Zhangmu. We cross Lalung La Pass, which gives you breathtaking surrounding views. Later, we pass Nyalamu Pass, which offers a scenic view to see Mt. Shishapangma (8013m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m), and Mt. Everest (8848m). The trek is recommended from April to June and September to mid-December.
Our top-quality service and experienced and friendly guides promise you a lifetime experience filled with unforgettable moments and mesmerizing scenic views. You can trust us with quality service throughout your travel.
Day 01: Fly from Kathmandu (Nepal) to Lhasa (Tibet) (3650m), O/N at 3 Star Hotel, Meals provided: Dinner
Take a scenic flight, over the Nepalese and Tibetan Himalayas, from Kathmandu to Lhasa with an aerial view of peaks, including Everest (8848m) and Kanchenjunga (8536m). Upon arrival, our Lhasa representative will receive you and escort you to your hotel.
Day 02: Lhasa City Sightseeing, O/N at 3 Star Hotel in Lhasa, Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Begin sightseeing in Lhasa by visiting the summer palace of the Dalai Lamas, Norbulingka Palace, which is also listed in the UNESCO world heritage sites. Later, visit the winter palace of the Dalai Lamas, Potala Palace, which has now been turned into a museum and is also a world heritage site. The former quarters of Dalai Lama can be visited inside the Potala Palace, which lies on a hill facing Lhasa.
Day 03: Lhasa City Sightseeing, O/N at 3-Star Hotel, Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Visit Drepung Monastery. The Tibetan people’s past, philosophy, and spiritual beliefs are strongly exhibited in this marvellous monastery. Then, we will visit Jhokang Temple, a sacred site that loosens more deep-seated mysteries of Tibetan Buddhism. Inside you can see the statue of Buddha Sakyamuni. Later, stroll through the Barkhor market.
Day 04: Drive to Gyantse from Lhasa (3650m), crossing the Karo La (5010 m) and Khamba La (4794m) via Yamdrok Tso lake), (4441 m). (Total 259 Km), O/N at 3 Star Hotel, Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
We take a scenic drive to Gyantse. We cross the Khamba La Pass (4,794m) with a brief stop to enjoy the beauty of the Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise Lake), one of the three most extensive holy ponds in Tibet, and the stunning Nazin Kang Sang glacier (7,252m). En route to Gyantse, witness massive glaciers as you cross Karo La Pass (5045m). Upon arrival in Gyantse, visit Buddhist monasteries like Kumbum Stupa, Phalkot Monastery, and Gyantse Dzong to experience the best-conserved form of Tibetan Buddhism.
Day 05: Gyantse – Shigatse (3900m), O/N at 3 Star Hotel, Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Drive towards Shigatse, the second-largest city in Tibet. On the way, we visit Shalu Monastery, where Sakyamuni and his disciples are enshrined amid the old murals covering its walls. In Shigatse, we visit the home of the Panchen Lamas, Tashi Lhunpo Monastery. The monastery is a symbol of resistance in itself, as it has not seen any renovation post-destruction by the Chinese army in 1960.
Day 06: Shigatse – Xegar (3900m), O/N at 3 Star Hotel, Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Leave Shigatse and then drive to Lhatse. En route, visit Sakya Monastery, where we will get to look into the history of Tibetan Buddhism. Upon arrival in Xegar, we can see the picturesque Shegar Chode Monastery and also hike up to the ruins of Shegar Dzong, which was built in the 13th century. We will get a good view of Mt Everest (8848m) from a distance.
Day 07: Xegar – Rongbuk Monastery (4920m), O/N at Rongbuk Monastery, Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
As we leave behind Xegar, we stop at the famous Gawu La Pass (5198m) for a panoramic view of the Himalayas, including Everest (8848m), Shishapangma (8013m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu (8481m), and Cho Oyu (8201m). After a 4 to 6 hours drive, we arrive at the Rongbuk monastery, situated on the northern base of the mighty Everest (8848m) and holds high religious value to the Buddhist pilgrims.
Day 08: Day Explore the North Everest Base Camp (5200m), O/N at Rongbuk Monastery; meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Hike on dunes and moraines for a few hours early in the morning to witness the beautiful rays of the rising sun on the northern face of the giant Mt Everest (8848m), also known as Chomolungma in Tibet, along with the splendid vista of Shishapangma (8013m) and Cho Oyu (8201m). After enjoying the breathtaking scenery, hike back to Rongbuk Monastery.
Day 09: Drive to Nyalam (3750m), crossing The Lalung La Pass (5050m) &Nyalamu Pass (3800m) O/N at 3 Star Hotel; meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
We drive to Nyalam, a small Tibetan town near the border. En route to Nyalam, we cross Lalung La Pass, which gives you breathtaking surrounding views. Later, we pass Nyalamu Pass, which offers a scenic view to see Mt. Shishapangma (8031m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m), and Mt. Everest (8848m).
Day 10: Nyalam – Zhangmu – Kathmandu, O/N at 3 Star Hotel, Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
Today is the final day of the trek before we drive back to Kathmandu. Due to zigzag roads, it takes about 45 minutes to reach Nyalam to Zhangmu. We can see picturesque waterfalls and greenery all around until we reach Kathmandu.
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With the pure intention to bring trekkers to Nepal’s safety and comfort, we have an entire team of travel planer, guides, and porters. We also have connections to hotels and restaurant lines all over Nepal for ensuring that our trekkers get the best possible facilities.
So, here is the reason why you should travel with MyEverestTrip.
Customize your itinerary:
We have designed a well-planned Itinerary for all travel destinations around Nepal. However, this Itinerary is customizable as per the need and requests of our trekkers. Just let us know when and how long you are staying so that we can arrange the rest.
Our Expert guide:
Although all travel agency claims to have a good guide, many of them are not informed about the place you are traveling to. However, MyEverestTrip has its own licensed guide in Nepal. They have been working in this field for over three decades, collecting all the information about the place/ culture, and learning to keep the travelers safe. Also, our guide is good at the English language. Upon special request, we can even hire a guide who can speak Chinese and other European languages for trekking in Nepal.
Fair and reasonable Cost:
MyEverestTrip has been known for its very economic trek packages in Nepal. You can compare the price we offer with any other travel agency in Nepal and only book with us if you are satisfied with our cost. We try to include all needed expenses during the tour so that you will not be overwhelmed with hidden expenses after the packages are booked.
Your safety is our priority:
Obviously, the safety of our trekkers and our team is the utmost priority of MyEverestTrip. Our guide and porters who shall accompany you for the trip will have insurance of their own. We also encourage Travel insurance for our trekkers. Our treks and trip have been so designed that you only walk an appropriate distance. In any case of emergency, you will always have our back.
Responsible and Eco-Friendly
MyEverestTrip operates with the belief in responsible tourism. This includes
- We are transparent about the services covered on the trip. There shall be no hidden cost (informed in advance if there’s any)
- We cover all the places that have been promised before the trek (the trend of skipping places once you book the package has to be discouraged).
- All our guides and porter are above 18yrs. We highly discourage child labor in the tourism industry
- We do not leave any wastage behind on the trekking routes. We either dispose of the waste appropriately or carry them back with us and send it to the municipality
- We do not engage in any activities that affect the people in the trek places of Nepal we stay.
- China/Tibet Visa Fee
- Airport Pickup/ drop service
- Hotel Accommodation on twin sharing basis
- Daily Breakfast
- Private Transportation by jeep/van as per the group size
- Necessary Tibet Travel Permit
- Sightseeing and Entrance fees as per the itinerary
- English-speaking Tibetan guide
- All the Government and local taxes.
What's not included
- Lunch and Dinner.
- Insurance of any kind.
- Personal expenses like beverages, mineral water, and tips.
- Natural and political disturbances and unforeseen circumstances
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FAQs for Trekking in Nepal
If you’re planning to go trekking in Nepal, here are some frequently asked questions to help you prepare for your adventure.
When is the best time to go trekking in Nepal?
The best time to go trekking in Nepal is between September to November and March to May, when the weather is clear, and the sky is blue. The monsoon season from June to August is the least ideal time due to heavy rainfall and the possibility of landslides.
Is trekking in Nepal difficult?
The level of difficulty varies depending on which trek you choose, but trekking in Nepal can be physically demanding and mentally challenging. It’s essential to do proper training and select a route that matches your skill level. Trekking at higher altitudes may lead to altitude sickness, so it’s crucial to acclimatize properly and take precautions.
How safe is trekking in Nepal?
Trekking in Nepal is a safe adventure if you take proper precautions and follow safety guidelines. Some treks are safe to do without a guide, but it’s recommended to have experienced guides, especially for high-altitude treks above 4,000 meters. Health hazards like altitude and weather changes can make trekking dangerous, but following safety procedures can minimize the risks.
Can I trek in Nepal without a guide?
It’s possible to trek in Nepal without a guide, but it’s recommended to hire a guide or porter, especially if you are a first-time trekker. The guide can help you navigate the trails, communicate with locals, and assist you with any emergencies that may arise during your trek. They provide valuable insights into local culture, customs, and even help carry your belongings.
Hopefully, these FAQs have provided some clarity and helped you plan your trekking adventure in Nepal with more confidence.
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