The roof of the world as it is called for the Tibet. The tour to the world highest mountain of the world Everest from the roof of the world Tibet would be the once in a life time moment in your life. The journey starts from the majestic flight trip from Kathmandu to Lhasa. On the way to Lhasa the spectacular mountain views can be seen as the aircraft fly over the snow capped mountains like Mount Kanchenjunga, Mount Everest, Mount Makalu and other Himalayan ranges. The acclimatization tour in the Lhasa takes about two days according to the itinerary and time permit. The visit of mystic monasteries and Palace would give you different viewpoint of the Tibetan Culture. The sophisticated roadways and the modern facilities present in this ancient city would amaze you. The effort of the Chinese government in creating the modern Tibet can be seen here to the fullest. The visit of Potala the iconic palace of Kings and Dalai Lamas with its numerous chapels would take your breath away. The spectacular views of the holy city of Lhasa can be magnificent while staying in the Potala Palace. The short excursion of the Drepung and Sera Monasteries in the largest monasteries institutions of the world can be very informative. These monasteries are best preserved and are the icon of the city. After acclimatization tour in Lhasa the journey to Everest Base Camp takes momentum. The tour takes us past the beautiful and romantic Turquoise lake on the way to the historic city of Gyantse. It is very luring because of the monumental multi storied Kumbum Stupa. Further past the Gyantse the city of Shigatse could be another fascinating stop as it has the massive Tashilungpo monastery and the memorial of Chorten of the late Panchen Lama.
The tour starts along the Old Tingri meeting the crew and start the trekking to the North Everest Base Camp. The journey will take you to the milestone expedition route of the Mount Everest from Old Tingri to Rongbuk Monastery passing by the Langma La Pass which is in altitude of 16900ft. The further hike to the Norther Everest Base Camp would endow you the opportunity to explore the Rongbuk glacier situated below the north face of Mount Everest. At the high plains of Old Tingri meet up with the trek crew and start 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. Once you have savored the visual delights of the Majestic Mount Everest then the glorious drive back to the Friendship Bridge in Nepal China Border where you will again enter Nepal. The 5 hours drive from Friendship Bridge will take you back to Kathmandu.
Witness this amazing and luxurious journey to the Everest Base camp and savor the northern face of this gigantic mountain.
|Best Seasons||March – April / September – November|
|Max. Altitude||5250 M.|
|Accommodation||Hotel & Lodge|
|Transportation||Flight and Private Vehicle|
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, O/N at Hotel on BB Basis(Kathmandu).
Day 02: Kathmandu Sight Seeing Tour, O/N at Hotel with BB Plan.
Day 03: Visa and Trip Preperation Day, O/N at Hotel with BB Plan.
Day 04: Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa (3660 meters), O/N at Hotel.
Day 05: Guided city tours in Lhasa (3660 meters), O/N at Hotel.
Day 06: Guided City tour around Potala Palace and Drepung Monastery (3660 meters), O/N at Hotel.
Day 07: Drive to Gyantse (3950m) 261 km, 6/7 Hrs, O/N at Guesthouse.
Day 08: Drive to Shigatse (3900m) 90km, 4/5 Hrs, O/N at Guesthouse.
Day 09: Drive to Shegar (4050m) 244km, 6/7 Hrs, O/N at Guesthouse.
Day 10: Drive to Rongbuk (5000m) 68km – Explore Everest base camp (5,250 M), 3/4 Hrs, O/N at Guesthouse.
Day 11: Drive to Zhangmu (2300m) 181km, 4/5 Hrs, O/N at Guesthouse.
Day 12: Drive to Kathmandu (1400m) 123km, 4/5 Hrs, O/N at Hotel with BB Plan.
Day 13: Leisure day in Kathmandu, O/N at Hotel with BB Plan.
Day 14: Transfer to Airport for your final departure.
- International & domestic airport transfers as per the itinerary.
- Hotel in Kathmandu with BB Plan.
- Internal transport and flight within your Nepal staying as per the itinerary.
- 3 meals a day during the tour Period (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) as indicated by the itinerary.
- Accommodation while trekking in twin sharing basis tents or local lodges / guesthouses.
- Temple and monasteries Entry Permit Fees in Tibet.
- Professional Tibetan English speaking tour leader, guide.
- Sleeping Bag and Duffel bag for during Trekking period.
- A comprehensive medical kit.
- All government and local taxes.
COST NOT INCLUDES
- International air fare to/ from Nepal.
- Entry Visa fees – at present $25 for 15 day, US$ 40 for 30 day, and US$ 100 for three month visa on entry into Nepal.
- Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
- Temple and Monastery entry permit fees.
- Tips and gratitude provided to staff.
- Bar bills and Personal Expenses.