Everest Base Camp Trek with Lhasa 13N/14D


Lhasa Everest Base Camp trek is one of the most adventurous and exciting tour package. In Lhasa Everest Base Camp trek you will explore the land of myths and mysteries along with the trek to the Base camp of the world highest Peak Mt. Everest (8,848m.). Climbing the world's highest mountain has become dream to millions of the people in the world. Lhasa Everest Base Trek will fulfill your dream of approach to Everest and exploring the mystic Tibet and its historical city at a time.Lhasa Everest Base Camp trek starts with a wonderful Himalayan flight to Lhasa from Kathmandu. Within this one hour flight you will get an opportunity to view spectacular Himalayan view. Then each day you will have a lovely program with our Tibetan guide.Do not miss this experience with us!!!

Day 1: Kathmandu-Lhasa (3650 m)

Transfer to airport . Upon arrival you will be met by our Tibet representative and transfer to Hotel.

Day 2: Lhasa

Guided sightseeing tour of Potala, the winter palace of the Dalai Lama; Drepung, the biggest monastic university of Tibet and Nechung Monastery, temple of the State oracle of Tibet.

Day 3: Lhasa

Guided sightseeing tour of Jokhang, the central cathedral of Tibet, Barkhor, the bustling Lhasa market encircling the Jokhang Temple, Tibetan Medical Center and Norbulinka Palace. Hotel.

Day 4: Lhasa-Gyangtse (3990 m), 350 kms

Drive via Yamdrok, the Turquoise Lake to Gyangtse across Kampa la pass 5050 m and Karo la (5045 m) passes. Visit Kubum stupa and Pelkor Chode Monastery. O/N Hotel.

Day 5: Gyangtse-Shalu-Shigatse (3860 m), 90 kms

Drive to Shigatse. En route visit Shalu Monastery. Visit Tashilhunpo Monastery, the seat of Panchen Lama who is the 2nd in the Buddhist religious hierarchy and Shigatse Market. O/N  Hotel.

Day 6: Shigatse-Sakya-Shegar/Dingri(4350 m)

Today we arrive at Dingri, a windblown settlement and the gateway to Mt. Everest where we meet our Nepali Sherpa staffs. En route visit Sakya Monastery. Camp.

Day 7: Trek to EBC

The next 5 days we trek from the Dingri plains (14,400 ft) to all the way upto Dza Rongbu Monastery (16,350 ft) and Everest Base Camp at 16,900 ft. We begin our trek along Ra Chhu stream to beyond Chholling and past the village of Lungjhang (14,900 ft). Overnight Camp.

Day 8: We continue our trek and pass through a small goat or Drokpa encampment and camp below Lamna La (15,600 ft).

Day 9: We climb over Lamna La (16,900 ft)

We head to over Lamna la with Gyachung Kang and Cho Oyu off to the south; and descend to Zommug, at 15,700 ft the highest permanent settlement in the Everest region. Zommug is a center for animal husbandry and a supply center for yaks used on Everest expeditions. Overnight Camp.

Day 10: Rongbuk

To the south of Zommug is the famed Dza Rongbuk Monastery reached by either a spectacular high route or an easier low path. Once a flourishing retreat center, it is built by Dzatrul Ngawang Tenzin Norbu in early 1901-02. The majestic Everest stands towering high above in full glare.

Day 11: Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp (16,900 ft) and the Rongbuk Glacier are approximately 2-3 hrs above the monastery. The route passes retreat caves, the ruins of the nunnery of Sherab Chholing and the fast flowing Dzaka Chu. Just before the terminus of the Rongbuk Glacier is Everest Base Camp. Across a creek, is the ocean of ice that composes the Rongbuk Glacier, with views of the Himalayan range that are among the most spectacular ever. O/N Camp.

Day 12: Leaving Dza Rongbuk, we drive through the village of Chhosang, Phadrukchi, over Pang La, across Phung Chhu or Arun River, and into Dingri. O/N Camp/Guest House..

Day 13: Dingri-Zhangmu

From the Dingri plain we drive across the high Tibetan plateau to the trade post town of Nylam and onto Zhangmu, the border town. En route visit Milarepa Cave where Tibet's greatest yogi of the 11th century Milarepa meditated. O/N Hotel.

Day 14: Zhangmu-Kathmandu

Across Friendship Bridge where our representative will meet you and drive you to Kathmandu

You may contact with us for details.
 

Includes
  • All the airport pick up and drop service in Kathmandu
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu  ( depends on which package you choose)
  • Tibet Visa and permit.
  • Hotel in Tibet  on twin sharing and tented camp / or simple hotels
  • Tents, sleeping mats and camping gears.
  • Kitchen, toilet , dinning and bathing tent . (We normally provide twin sharing tent.
  • All  meals during trekking.
  • All entrance fees in Tibet with sightseeing.
  • All the staffs with their insurance (Cook, kitchen boy, helping sherpa and one Nepali and one Tibetan guide)
  • Necessary yaks on trek around Kailash for luggage, equipment and supplies (not for riding)
  • Transportation by four wheel drive Land cruiser of latest model ( 4 person in each jeep), truck for luggage and equipments.
  • Gambo bag ( high altitude chamber), Oxygen bag.
Does not include
  • Meals in Kathmandu & Tibet ( Lhasa, Gyntse, Xigatse).
  • Bar bills,water and other personal expenses.
  • Nepal re-entry visa
  • Emergency rescue charges if necessary.
  • Tipping for gratitude to staff
  • Photography charges where ever applicable in Tibet
  • Any other Expenses which are not mentioned to your left.
  • Riding yaks and porter during the Kailash kora

It's a model itinerary we can modify / customize the itinerary. We will make itinerary as per your interest and as per your time frame. For details kindly contact us.

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