Tibet Overland Tour of Lhasa-Mt. Everest Base Camp-Kathmanduoffered by supplier M15577 (read about supplier)
Tour Duration: 6 - 8 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 4 people
Specialty Categories: Cultural Journey
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 850 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1325 US Dollar (USD)
Day 1: Lhasa. Meet you at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Lhasa. Rest for altitude acclimatization. o/n hotel in Lhasa.
Day 2: Lhasa. We may start from the spiritual center of Tibetan Buddhism - Jokhang Temple and the bustling Barkhor Street around it. In the afternoon, we'll visit the most beautiful splendor in Tibet - Potala Palace, the symbol of Tibetan people's wisdom and power. o/n hotel in Lhasa. Includes: (B).
Day 3: Lhasa. Today we'll visit two great monasteries - Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery. And at evening, pay a visit to a local Tibetan family. o/n hotel in Lhasa. Includes: (B).
Day 4: Lhasa-Gyantse-Shigatse. In the fresh morning air, we'll drive about 270 km to the historical town of Gyantse crossing Karola Pass (5010 m) and Khambala Pass (4800 m) with a beautiful panorama of the beautiful Yamdrok Yumtso Lake. Upon arrival, visit the famous Pelkor Monastery and its superb Kumbu Stupa. Then we'll get forward to Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet. o/n hotel in Shigatse. Includes: (B).
Day 5: Shigatse-Shegar. Visit the foremost attraction in Shigatse - Tashilumpo Monastery and drive about 250 km to Shegar (Tingri) via the Gantsola Pass (5200 m). o/n hotel in Shegar. Includes: (B).
Day 6: Shegar-Mt. Everest Base Camp. Drive about 100 km to Rongbuk Monastery and Mt. Everest Base Camp (EBC) for the life-long experience with the highest mountain in the world..you can hike the 8 km from Rongbuk to the Base Camp for about 2 hrs. o/n guest house at Mt. Everest reserve. Includes: (B).
Day 7: Mt. Everest Base Camp-Zhangmu. Enjoy the early morning view of Mt. Everest and drive about 280 km to the interesting border town of Zhangmu. On the way, you could enjoy the stunning panoramic views of the snow-capped Himalayan Range. o/n hotel in Zhangmu. Includes: (B).
Day 8: Zhangmu-Kathmandu. On this last day we’ll drive you to the Friendship Bridge (Kodari) where you are supposed to go through the China Customs. You can get shuttle / bus early there to Kathmandu (we also have no problem to arrange private transport if necessary).Your wonderful overland tour of Lhasa-Mt. Everest-Kathmandu ends. Includes: (B).
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Airfare is not included in the tour price.
Prices for small groups in July - Early Oct
- 2 PAX: 1,325 USD/p.p
- 3 PAX: 1,010 USD/p.p, single supplement 198 USD.
- 4 PAX: 850 USD/p.p.
It is flexible for you to shorten / extend the sightseeing at most places and during traveling, you can ask for stops anywhere along the travel route as you wish to fully enjoy a "True" Tibet.
- All Accommodation (3-star hotels in Lhasa and Shigatse)
- One private Toyota 4500 Land Cruiser and one experienced driver
- A Tibetan English-speaking tour guide
- All necessary Tibet permits
- Breakfasts at all places
- Conservation for visiting Mt. Everest Base Camp;
- Service charge and tax.
- Lunch and Dinner (it is easy to arrange and our tour guide has no problem to help if necessary);
- Entrance fee (you can add or change any sights along the travel route as you wish);
- Personal expenses like IDD calls, laundry, tips to the tour guide / driver, etc.
- Other extras, if any, not noted above.
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M15577 is a local travel agency based in Lhasa with its international department located in Chengdu to handle all online inquiries. With more than ten years experience in operating tours in Tibet, we specialize in various private and small group tours ranging from common culture exploration to hiking and trekking...