Everest base camp (5090m)
Private Vehicle / Flight
This Nepal Tibet EBC Tour takes you to some great places in the Himalayas such as Kathmandu city and Everest base camp on the Tibetan side. Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal is also known as the city for temples and has 7 world heritage sites within a radius of 20 km. Many tourists from all around the world take this tour of Mt. Everest from the Tibetan side every year. The tour goes around some great places in Kathmandu with a cultural essence such as Khokana, Bungmati, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and Kathmandu Durbar Square. You will also visit the hill station at Nagarkot for one of the best view of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest from distance. After the end of the first part of Nepal tour, this awesome Nepal Tibet EBC Tour takes you to Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet.
We spend 2 days to explore some of the major attraction of Lhasa before heading towards the base camp of the highest peak, Mount Everest. The journey from Lhasa to Everest base camp is around 700 km and is full of great Himalayan view and cultural attractions in major settlements such as Xigaatse, Gyantse and many more. Yamdrok Lake appears as an emerald on the plateau, the Karuola Glaciers lying on the roadside, the Pelkor Chode Monastery with unique style taking in several factions of Tibetan Buddhism, the famed Tashilhunpo known as the Panchen Lama’s seat, all are on en route to the Everest base camp in Tibet. The trip ends in Kathmandu as you fly back from Lhasa.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu comprising of Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Patan Durbar Square.
Day 03: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu covering Kathmandu Durbar Square, Syambhunath Stupa and Khokana Bungmati.
Day 04: Fly from Kathmandu and Arrive Gongar Airport. Upon arrival transfer to Lhasa.
Day 05: Sightseeing of Lhasa including Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Street
Day 06: Full day Sightseeing of Lhasa covering Norbulingka, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery
Day 07: Drive to Gyantse (3950m)
Day 08: Drive to Xigaatse. (3900m.)
Day 09: Drive to Xegar. (4040m.)
Day 10: Drive to Dza Rongphu (4920m.)
Day 11: Hike to Everest base camp. (5090m.)
Day 12: Drive to Shakya Monastery. (3900M.)-160km
Day 13: Drive to Lhasa via Xigaatse.
Day 14: Depart to Kathmandu. Rest in the evening.
Day 15: Final departure.