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 抵達拉薩
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 拉薩遊覽 [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 佈達拉宮. 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 拉薩 - 江孜 - 日喀則 [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 萬佛塔. 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) 日喀則 - 定日(協格爾) [B 含早]
The highlight of Shigatse is Tashilumpo Monastery 紮什倫布寺, 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 - 珠峰大本營 [B 含早]
It is about 100km windy road from Tingri to Rongbuk Monastery 絨布寺 and Mount Everest Base Camp 珠峰大本營. 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 珠峰大本營 - 日喀則 [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 自由市場 there. O/N 3* or 4* hotel in Shigatse.
Day 7 Shigatse - Nyemo - Lhasa 日喀則 - 尼木 - 拉薩 [B 含早]
Drive back to Lhasa via Nyemo and Yarlung Tsangpu River 雅魯藏布江. 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 離藏 [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.
對於獨立成團, 我們將安排單獨用車以及經驗豐富的司機和導遊. 該行程可以按照您的要求定制, 您可以自行決定旅遊日期. 旅行過程中, 您還可以決定每天出發時間, 延長或縮短遊覽 (個別景點如布宮專門規定了參觀時間的除外), 自由決定路上的停留以便拍照等等.
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!
行程價格隨旅遊季節和團隊人數不同而有所不同. 請就您的計畫和我們聯繫, 我們將竭誠為您服務!
The tour price usually includes:
All accommodation (there are 2-4 star hotels in Lhasa and shigatse)
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
The tour price does not include:
Lunch and Dinner
Tips to the tour guide and driver
Other expenses not noted in the above including list