8Days Kathmandu Everest Base Camp Lhasa Tour
Kathmandu Everest Base Camp-Lhasa Jeep Tour
Trans Himalayan Overland Kathmandu Everest Base Camp Lhasa Tour
The Kathmandu Everest Base Camp Lhasa Tour is the perfect way to experience the roof of the world, Tibet. Drive from Kathamndu on the Arniko Highway to the border town of Kerong. Thereafter you enter Tibet. The Tibetan Landscape will fascinate every traveller as you drive through the Towns of Tingri and Shigatse. The Drive to Rongbuk Monastery and to the North Everest Base Camp is the Highlights of this Drive. Not to mention the Tour of Lhasa. The Old Market town of Barkhor and the visit to the summer Palace of the Dalai Lama should not be overlooked.
(Kathmandu Everest Base Camp Lhasa Tour can also be done starting from Lhasa).
TRIP FACTS :
- Total No. of Days : 7Nights and 8Days.
- Type of Tour : Jeep Tour.
- Starting Point : Kathmandu.
- Ending Point : Lhasa.
- Minimum No. of Participants : 4 Persons.
- Best Season : April to October.
- Tour Availibility : Group Departures 2018
14th. April 2018 28th. April 2018 05th.May 2018
- Private Tours for a minimum of 4 Persons on Request on the Date of your Choice can qlaso be arranged
ITINERARY FOR KATHMANDU EVEREST BASE CAMP LHASA TOUR
Day 01: Kathmandu (1300) -Kerung Border (145 Km) 06-07 hours drive
Early in the morning scenic drive to Kerung Border (Nepal-Tibet Border) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside and after necessary border formalities at Nepalese immigration, an hour adventurous uphill drive by Bus & jeep(normally) or 2 hour walk uphill (in case of landslide to Chinese immigration, check-in to hotel or Continue drive to Kerung. Stay overnight at Guest House.
Day 02: Kerung – Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4,350m): 225 Km/244 Km
Day drive uphill to the highest plateau of the world with the typical view of Tibetan landscape offering sheer feeling of standing on the roof of the world. from where, weather permitting, breathtaking panorama of beautiful Himalayan ranges including Mt Cho Oyu (8201 M) & Mt Xishapagma (8012M) but dwarfed by the Vastness of the Tibetan plateau. From TINGRI, one can enjoy the magnificence of Mt. Everest (8,848 M). Stay overnight at Guest House
Day 03: Tingri to Ronbuk (4980 M): 90 Km
Drive to Ronbuk, Visit and Hike up to Everest Base Camp O/N at Guest House.
Day 04: Ronbuk to Shigatse (3900m) 334km
Continue scenic drive crossing Over Gyatchu La (5,220M), the highest pass en route to Lhasa via Lhatse from where a road to Mt Kailash bifurcates to the west. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Xigatse – Gyantse (3,950m) to Lhasa (3650m) 351km
Morning sightseeing to the Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. Drive to Gyantse and visit to the Kumbum Stupa & Phalkor Monastery. Full day picturesque drive crossing over Karola (5,010m), Kambala (4,749m), Colorful Yamdrok-Tso Lake and the Tibetan lifeline river Brahma Putra (Yarlung Tsangpo) – Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 06-07: Sightseeing In Lhasa
Two full days sightseeing tour to Lhasa including Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, And Potala Palace Drepung & Sera Monasteries. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Lhasa – Kathmandu: Early morning drive to Gonggar airport or train station for your departure flight to Kathmandu
|COSTS on Group Tour Basis||US$950 / Person|
|Kathmandu-Lhasa-Kathmandu Airfare||US$410 / Person( Subject to Change without prior notice)|
|US CITIZEN||US$90 / Person|
|CANADIAN CITIZEN||US$70 / Person|
|OTHERS||US$85 / Person|
- PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION BY LAND CRUISER
- TIBET TRAVEL PERMIT AND E.B. C. PERMIT
- ENGLISH SPEAKING TIBETAN GUIDE.
- ACCOMMODATION ON TWIN SHARING ROOM BASIS. EXCEPT AT GUEST HOUSE
- SIGHTSEEING AND MONASTERY ENTRANCE FEES AS PER OUR ITINERARY
- DAILY BREAKFAST.
- LUNCH AND DINNER
- NEPAL RE-ENTRY VISA FEE
- INSURANDE OF ANY KIND
- PERSONAL EXPENSES SUCH AS A DRINK, TIPS& ETC.
ANY ADDITIONAL COST DUE TO NATURAL CALAMITIES AND UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCE EXTRA AS APPLICABLE
Note: The above itinerary is a sample, intended to give you a general idea of the likely trip schedule. Numerous factors such as weather, road conditions, the physical ability of the participants,etc., may dictate itinerary changes either before departure or while on the trail. We reserve the right to change this schedule in the interest of the trip participants’ safety, comfort and general well being.
(All relevant Terms & Conditions apply).