Lhasa and Mt. Everest Base Camp Tour 拉萨-珠峰大本营

It is a dream for many tourists to visit Mt. Everest in a lifetime. When facing it so closely at the Base Camp, you could feel the very strong power of nature and may understand why you are here. Everyday there are many tourists from home and abroad waiting to see the true face of the Mt. Everest summit.

Day 1 Arrival in Lhasa 抵达拉萨

Our Tibetan English-speaking tour guide will meet you at the airport / train station and drive you to your hotel in the Lhasa old town area. Upon arrival, take good rest for acclimatization. O/N 3* or 4* hotel in Lhasa.

Day 2 Sightseeing in Lhasa 拉萨游览 [B 含早]

Our sightseeing of the holy city may start from Jokhang Temple 大昭寺, the spiritual center of local Tibetan people. Around the temple is the bustling Barkhor street 八角街, an interesting pilgrimage circuit. And then we’ll visit the landmark of Lhasa - Potala Palace 布达拉宫. At evening, pay a visit to a local family visit if possible. O/N 3* or 4* hotel in Lhasa.

Day 3 Lhasa - Gyantse - Shigatse 拉萨 - 江孜 - 日喀则 [B 含早]

With the fresh morning air, we’ll drive out of Lhasa to Gyantse for about 270km. On the way, we’ll take a pleasant walk at the charming Yamdrok Yumtso Lake 羊卓雍错湖 and upon arrival at Gyantse, visit the notable Pelkhor Monastery 白居寺 and its superb Kumbum Stupa 万佛塔. Before complete today’s tour, we’ll drive another 90km to Shigatse, the political and cultural center of Rear Tibet. O/N 3* or 4* hotel in Shigatse.

Day 4 Shigatse - Tingri (Shegar) 日喀则 - 定日(协格尔) [B 含早]

The highlight of Shigatse is Tashilumpo Monastery 扎什伦布寺, home to the Yellow-hat order. After sightseeing here, we’ll drive 250km to Tingri (Shegar) via the Gantso La Pass (5220m). O/N hotel in Tingri (Shegar).

Day 5 Tingri - Mt. Everest Base Camp 定日 - 珠峰大本营 [B 含早]

It is about 100km windy road from Tingri to Rongbuk Monastery 绒布寺 and Mount Everest Base Camp 珠峰大本营. You can hike the 8km from the monastery to the Base Camp for the life-long experience with the highest mountain in the world. O/N Guest House at Rongbuk or Tourist Tent at Mt. Everest Base Camp.

Note: this night's accommodation inside the Mt. Everest reserve is very simple due to the limited local condition (in dorm. type with no private bathroom).

O/N guest house at Rongbuk or tourist tent at EBC

Day 6 Rongbuk Monastery / Mount Everest Base Camp - Shigatse 珠峰大本营 - 日喀则 [B 含早]

Get up early in the morning and enjoy the splendid sunrise over Mount Everest 珠峰. Then we'll drive back to Shigatse and visit the interesting free market 自由市场 there. O/N 3* or 4* hotel in Shigatse.

Day 7 Shigatse - Nyemo - Lhasa 日喀则 - 尼木 - 拉萨 [B 含早]

Drive back to Lhasa via Nyemo and Yarlung Tsangpu River. On the way, we'll visit the local village at Nyemo 尼木 where it still uses the traditional way of producing Tibetan incenses. O/N 3* or 4* hotel in Lhasa.

Day 8 Departure Lhasa 离藏 [B 含早]

Today your Tibetan tour guide will transfer you to the airport or train station and see you off there. Your wonderful Tibet Lhasa and Mount Everest Base Camp tour ends.

For private tours, we'll arrange a private vehicle, driver and tour guide for you. The itinerary can be customized to meet your requirements and you can decide the travel date. During travelling, it is flexible for you to decide when to start every day, extend or shorten the sightseeing time at most places, and make stops anywhere you like along the way.
对于独立成团, 我们将安排单独用车以及经验丰富的司机和导游. 以上行程可以按照您的要求定制, 您可以自行决定旅游日期. 旅行过程中, 您还可以自由决定每天出发时间, 延长或缩短游览(个别景点如布宫专门规定了参观时间的除外), 自由决定路上的停留以便于拍照等等. 

The tour price is different for different group size and travel seasons. Please contact us for a quotation for your own planning of your group!
行程价格随季节和团队人数不同而有所不同. 请就您的计划和我们联系, 我们将竭诚为您服务!

The tour price usually includes:

  • All accommodation (twin-sharing basis at hotels)
  • One private vehicle and one experienced driver
  • A Tibetan English-speaking tour guide
  • All necessary Tibet travel permits
  • Breakfasts at all places
  • Entrance tickets of sightseeing places as noted
  • Conservation fee for visiting Mt. Everest Base Camp
  • Oxygen in vehicle for emergency use
  • Travel Agency Liability Insurance
  • Government Taxes

The tour price does not include:

  • Lunch and Dinner
  • China visa fee
  • Tips to the tour guide and driver
  • Other expenses not noted in the above including list
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