Mt. Everest Base Camp Tour from Kathmandu
Day 1 Kathmandu - Nyalam
Our Tibetan tour guide will meet you at the Nepal-Tibet border and drive you to Nyalam via Keyrong (Jilong). Upon arrival, rest for acclimatization. (it is easy to get transport from Kathmandu to the border. If necessary, we can also help you arrange the private transport there). Overnight guest house at Nyalam.
Day 2 Nyalam - Lao Tingri
It is about 150km from Nyalam to Lao Tingri and enjoy the panorama of the Himalayan range enroute. Rest time for further acclimatization. Overnight guest house at Lao Tingri [B].
Day 3 Lao Tingri - Mt. Everest Base Camp-Tingri (Shegar)
Drive from Lao Tingri to Rongbuk Monastery and Mt. Everest Base Camp. You can hike for about 2hrs from Rongbuk to the Base Camp for the life-time experience with the world's highest mountain..After enjoy the awesome view of Mt. Everest, we’ll drive to Tingri (Shegar). Overnight hotel at Tingri (Shegar) [B].
Day 4 Tingr i- Shigatse
Drive about 250km to Shigatse, the second cultural center of Tibet, via Gantsola Pass. We'll visit the notable Tashilumpo Monastery and stroll around the old town for the nicely decorated Tibetan houses and interesting local bazaar. Overnight 3* or 4* hotel in Shigatse [B].
Day 5 Shigatse - Gyantse - Lhasa
After breakfast, drive about 90km to the historical town of Gyantse and visit the wellknown Pelkhor Monastery and its superb Kumbu Stupa. Then we'll drive another 270km to Lhasa, enroute visiting the beautiful Yamdrok Yumtso Lake. Overnight 3* or 4* hotel in Lhasa [B].
Day 6 - 7 Sightsee in Lhasa
Visit all main sights of Lhasa including the splendid Potala Palace, sacred Jokhang Temple, the bustling Barkhor Street, the great Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. Overnight 3* or 4* hotel in Lhasa [B].
Day 8 Leave
Today we'll transfer you to the airport for the plane to your next destination. Your wonderful Nepal-Tibet Mt. Everest tour ends. [B]
For private tours, we'll arrange a private vehicle, driver and tour guide for you and your friends or relatives. The itinerary can be customized to meet your requirement and you can decide the travel date. The tour price is different for different group size and travel seasons. Please contact us for a quotation for your own planning of your own group!
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
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