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Start your journey to Tibet with a spectacular flight over the snow capped Himalayan mountains Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m/ 28,169ft), Mt. Everest (8848m/ 29.028ft), Mt. Makalu (8463m/ 27,766ft) and others. You visit the Potala the monumental palace of Kings and Dalai Lamas, with its numerous chapels. The view of the holy city from the roofs is unforgettable.

Excursion to the Sera and Drepung monasteries which were amidst the largest monastic institutions in the world. The Chorten tombs of three Dalai Lamas are sited at Drepung. Sera is one of the best-preserved monasteries in Tibet. Drive past the beautiful Turquoise lake on the way to the historic town of Gyantse with its unique multi-storied Kumbum Stupa. At Shigatse walk through the massive Tashilungpo monastery and visit the memorial 'Chorten' of the late Panchen Lama.

At the high plains of Old Tingri meet up with the trek crew and start trekking to North Everest Base Camp. The trek will take you up the historic expedition route from Old Tingri to Rongbuk Monastery crossing the Langma La pass (16,900 ft). Later hike up to the North Everest Base Camp and explore the Rongbuk glacier set directly below the massive north-face of Mount Everest. After gazing at the world’s highest mountain scenery from Rongbuk drive by way of the amazing.

 

 

Itinerary

Day 01 

This one hour trans Himalayan Flight will give you an opportunity to have an aerial view of the Mt. Everest and other Himalayan Peaks (weather permitting). Arrival at Gonggar airport around 13.30 hrs. local time. After clearing immigration and customs it will be a two hour drive to cover the 93 km. to Lhasa which is situated at a altitude of 3650 meters (13,000ft). Upon arrival we check in at the Snowland hotel, right in the heart of the old city. 

Day 02-04 

During these three days in Lhasa we visit the Potala palace, Drepung and Sera monasteries, the Norbulinka and of course the famous Jokhang temple including the surrounding Barkhor. 

Day 05 

You begin your overland adventure with a full day drive to Gyantse. Along the way you cross the Kamba la (4794m) and the Karo la pass (5010m), both grant spectacular views. After the Kamba la you come to Yamdrok tso, also known as the Turquoise lake. You'll want to have your camera ready. Altitude 3900 m. 

Day 06 

This will be a busy day. In the morning visit Gyantse stupa and monastery followed by a two hour drive to Shigatse. Here see the giant Buddha in the famous Tashilumpo monastery. The seat of the Panchen Lama. Altitude 3800 m. 

Day 07 

The journey today brings you over two high passes with fine views. For lunch we stop in the small town of Lhatse . Depending on how much time we spend during the morning in Shigatse we might stay overnight in Lhatse. Altitude 4350 m. / 4000m.* 

Day 08 

Begins with the Tsho La (4500m) and ends with the spectacular view of Mt. Everest from Rombuk monastery. Relax tonight and stroll around the monastery. Altitude 5050m., hotel * 

Day 09 

Get up early and start the 2-3 hour leisurely walk (one way) to the base-camp (5200m)itself. You should return early afternoon to head to Lao Tingri. Lao Tingri is a small Tibetan town that offers the best view even from a toilet that you're unable to experience from anywhere in the world. Altitude 4200 m., hotel * 

Day 10 

Make sure you have some photos left for the panoramic view of the Himalayan range as you cross the Lalung la pass (5050m). In the evening relax in Kathmandu. 

Day to day Itinerary: 

Day 01 FLIGHT KATHMANDU - LHASA 

Day 02-04 SIGHTSEEING 

Day 05 LHASA - GYANTSE 

Day 06 GYANTSE - SHIGATSE 

Day 07 SHIGATSE - LHATSE 

Day 08 ROMBUK - LAO TINGRI 

Day 09 LHATSE - ROMBUK 

Day 10 LAO TINGRI - ZHANG MU - KATHMANDU

 

Whats Included

 

  • Kathmandu : Airport -Hotel-Airport transfer
  • 4 night hotel in Kathmandu with tourist standard Hotel with B/B Plan Meal: 
  • All meal during the trek Breakfast, Lunch, dinner, tea/coffee as Guide recommended 
  • 1 porter per 2 member (15 )kgs each for member equipments
  • Entry/Permit Fees and National Park fees of respective Areas 
  • 2 way bus /flight ticket from Kathmandu for Member and necessary staffs
  • Necessary  equipment,/Medical insurance for Nepali staff  
  • All accommodation during the trek best available hotel/guesthouse 
  • Farewell dinner with typical Nepali 

Whats not Included

  • PERSONAL equipment for Trekking & Climbing
  • Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation incase needed
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping (Tips)
  • Bar bills & Beverage
  • Extra cost for bad whether or change flight with helicopter
  • Any other extra service

Equipments

Footwear

Trekking or running shoes

Camp shoes or thongs

Socks-polypropylene

 

Clothing

Down or fiber - filled jacket

Jumper or pile jacket

Hiking shorts (for men) or skirt

Waterproof jacket, poncho or umbrella

Hiking pants

T-shirts or blouses

Underwear

Sun hat

Swimwear (optional)

 

Other Equipments

Rucksack

Sleeping bag

Water bottle

Torch (flashlight), batteries & bulbs

 

Miscellaneous Items

Toilet articles

Toilet paper & cigarette lighter

Small knife

Sunblock (SPF 15-plus)

Towel

Laundry soap

Medical and first-aid kit

Pre-moistened towelettes

Sewing kit

 

 

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