Lhasa Everest Base Camp & Kailash Tour

GRADE

Strenuous

TRIP DURATION

18 days

BEST SEASON

May till October

GROUP SIZE

From 2 person

TRIP Altitude

5630 meters

CUSTOMIZE TRIP

On Request

Trip Highlights

Visit of palace and Monasteries in Lhasa, excursion to Everest Base Camp & Glacier, trek around Mt. Kailash and take a dip in the holy Mansarovar, Superb mountain views, great passes, Nomad, spectacular scenery, abundant wildlife, impressive display of wild flower, picturesque Tibetan village, friendly people and many more.....

Trip Overview

This journey starts from Kathmandu after one full day rest in an ancient capital of Nepal's. We then take a scenic flight to Lhasa with spectacular mountain views and Tibetan landscape. We spend three nights in Lhasa a Buddhist Capital visiting the famous Potala Palace, the Jokhang, great monasteries and walk through the bustling Barkor market before taking drive towards Manasorvar via Rungbuk Everest Base Camp. . At Lhasa Everest base camp & Kailash Tour we drive through central Tibet via Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise lake), to the historical towns of Gyantse and Shigatse and further by 4-WD jeeps/van to the famous Rongbuk Monastery and day-hike to North Everest Base camp from where the views of the North Face of Mt. Everest is awesome. Continue across the Tibetan Highlands, following the great Yarlung Tsangpo river valley, to the sacred landscape of Lake Manasarovar and Mount Kailash.
 
The breathtaking views of the snow-capped peaks as well as the views of Tibetan countryside will make the journey an unforgettable one. Witness Buddhist prayer ceremonies, visit the homes of local Tibetans and observe religious customs to help understand the Tibetan religion and life.
 
After exploring the lake and surrounding area we will follow the 3-day pilgrimage trail around the holy mountain to complete an once-in-a-lifetime kora or parikrama. Afterwards, driver back to Kathmandu. 
 
  • Day 01 Upon arrival transfer to hotel/welcome dinner followed by brief/hotel
  • Day 02 Day at leisure/hotel
  • Day 03 Fly to Lhasa in Tibet (3750m) / Hotel
  • Day 04 Lhasa sightseeing/hotel
  • Day 05 Lhasa Sightseeing/hotel
  • Day 06 Drive to Shigatse via Yamdrok Lake/hotel
  • Day 07 Drive to Rongbuk
  • Day 08 Excursion to Base Camp and back to Rongbuk
  • Day 09 Drive to Saga/camp
  • Day 10 Drive to Manasorvar/camp
  • Day 11 leisure day Manasarover and drive to Darchen/hotel
  • Day 12 Drive to Darboche & Trek to Dira Puk (4775m) 
  • Day 13 Trek over Dolma La (5630m) to Zuthul Puk (4700m) 
  • Day 14 Easy trek & Drive to Hor Qu (4560m)/Camp
  • Day 15 Drive to Nyalam (3750m) /Camp
  • Day 16 Drive to Kathmandu (1300m)/hotel 
  • Day 17 Day at Leisure/shopping day/evening farewell dinner/hotel
  • Day 18 Drive to airport for return journey
Includes
Kathmandu
  • International airport pickup and drop service
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu in 3 star in double occupancy
  • Welcome and farewell dinner

Tibet
  • Accommodation in twin sharing room on bed and breakfast basis
  • Flight ticket to Lhasa
  • Transportation by 4500 model Land-cruiser / Mini coach as per group size
  • Sightseeing with Tibetan guide as per itinerary
  • Monastery entrance fees
  • Tibet visa and travel permit
  • Grassland fees for Lhasa, Everest Base Camp and Kailash tour
  • Fully catered camping trek (Xegar to Nyalam) at Kailash supported by Nepalese (Guide, Cook, Helpers) crew & Tibetan guide
  • Yak and Yak men for Kailash Kora
Excludes
Kathmandu
  • Food
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal entry visa fee 

Tibet
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Medical evacuation in case of emergency
  • All bar bill

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