If you want to experience every aspect of Tibet in a single trip then Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour is the one for you. Enjoy this classical fusion of sightseeing tour to some must visit places in Lhasa with the dream of every travel lover. Also you can enjoy an overland drive to the northern face of Mt. Everest. And you can experience the feeling of being on the roof of the world. You don’t even have to walk through those tiring undulating paths. You can just seat back and fight with the thin air in the atmosphere.
Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour has the best designed itinerary that includes the highlights of Lhasa city. Also, the tour of the grand Potala and Norbulingka palace along with the large Sera and Drepung monastery. The old and sacred Jokhang palace in between the Bakor street is a must see place. Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour is a perfect blend of cultural and scenic tour to Tibet. It includes all the architecturally manifested sites of Lhasa with the Everest base camp. It is the pursuance of every travel lover and dream seeker.
As you stand upon the base camp, you can see the outstanding pinnacles of towering mountains that dominates the skyline. The raw appeal of the Tibetan plateau will let you taste the surreal form of wild yet alluring nature. The close up views of Mt. Everest and Karo glacier is simply amazing. The high altitude lake – Yamdrok Tso embedded between the peaks of mountains is fascinating. Hence, it adds a flavor of serenity and tranquility to the wilderness of Tibetan plateau and towering Himalayas.
Finally as you drive along the route of Tibet, you will find the influence of Buddhism in every aspect of the journey. From the prayer flag to stupas, monasteries, monks and Mani stones, everything is spiritual and peaceful. The journey to Tibet can also be an awesome opportunity to get adhered with the wide spread Buddhist culture. So, join Himal Eco Treks for this exciting journey.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02: Obtain Chinese visa and Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour
Day 03: Fly to Lhasa
Day 04: Sightseeing Tour in Lhasa
Day 05: Sightseeing Tour in Lhasa
Day 06: Drive to Shigatse
Day 07: Drive to Tingri/ visit Natang and Sakya Monastery
Day 08: Drive to Rongbuk
Day 09: Explore Everest Base Camp and then drive to Nyalam
Day 10: Drive to Kathmandu
Day 11: Farewell
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Meals which are not specified in the itinerary.
- International flights (flight from your place to Nepal)
- Chinese visa fees.
- Accommodation at a three star hotel in Kathmandu.
- Nepal entry and re-entry visa fee.
- Snacks, soft drinks during the trek.
- Your personal expenses for shopping, internet, telephone expenses, laundry and other recreational
- Personal trekking equipment
- Tips to tour guide, porter or driver is not our responsibility
- Extra Baggage Charge
Regarding your visa and arrival
You can obtain Chinese visa on your own by submitting an application to Chinese Embassy/ Consulate General based on your State of residence. However, you may also apply for visa through us. Once you book your trip with us, we take care of the process regarding visa. We apply for your visa on your behalf. All we need is photocopy of your passport and photographs. Once your application is processed and approved, you need to pay the applicable visa fees. Upon your arrival, you will be picked up and escorted throughout the journey as per your itinerary.
Getting into Tibet
You can enter into Tibet via road or air. You can take a direct flight to Tibet or opt for a drive via Kodari border in Nepal.
Best time to visit
Any season would be best for a traveler depending upon the motive of travel. However, for any traveler who would like to have best views of Mt. Everest from the base camp, April to mid June and September to October would be the best time.
Accommodation in Lhasa would be in a three star category hotel. For rest of the places, expect very normal kind of food and accommodation.
Meals and drinking water
During your travel to Tibet, we provide meals i.e. breakfast, lunch and dinner as per the itinerary. However, lunch and dinner while your stay in three star hotels is not included. The menus are limited therefore if you want to eat anything different then you should purchase it on your own.
The currency of Tibet is denominated as Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
Travel insurance is highly recommended as it insures your risk against any kind of uncertainties during the travel.