Trip Highlights
  • Get closer understanding to the unique and beautiful existence of Lhasa
  • Explore the region of Lhasa to its best
  • Enjoy your encounters with tiny village , monasteries, prayer flags and others
  • Enjoy an astounding sight of landscapes and mountain beauty while on the tour
  • Find yourself feeling overwhelmed with joy while on top of EBC

Tibet Everest Base Camp tour is an amazing getaway to meet the existence of Mt. Everest 8,848m in a delightful and profound form. Experience the gorgeous magic of Himalayas through a comfortable drive from Lhasa which ultimately ends in Lhasa as the finishing of the tour. As many other tours operated by Nepal nomad, the Tibet EBC tour package begins opening up from the capital of Nepal, Kathmandu. The Tibet EBC tour route then starts evolving accordingly leading all the way to the Lhasa of Tibet.

“A different way of experiencing the feeling of being on top of the great Everest Base Camp along with the glorious accompany of Himalayas”

Why Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour?

In these 10 days Tibet EBC tour, you will be able to have moments of gratification from the hills to the valleys and mountains from Kathmandu to Lhasa and eventually to the Everest Base Camp. Tibet EBC trip is one of the best forms of adventure to enjoy Everest Base Camp and its surreal offerings of views from a different perspective than the usual with very less tiring effort. Each step of the tour has its own magical moments with the changing landscapes and scenic environment with various encounters of monasteries, villages, forests, narrow pathways, valleys, rivers, bridges, Prayer flags, Statues and many more. You will be able to get a great glimpse upon the Tibetan culture along with the hint of Nepalese flavor. Similarly, you will be provided with good opportunities to have a new taste of things and get a complete new outlook of a Himalayan world hidden behind in the great northern side of Everest Base Camp which is also called as the roof of the world and is certainly the best spot to relish the divine beauty of a higher world filled with chilling mountain air, mesmerizingly surrounding clouds and the scenic magnificence of the surrounding.
This tour is a way of attaining the northern perspective of the great Everest which can be observed form Everest Base Camp. We assure you that you will be having the best time of your lives while on these 10 days tour to Everest Base Camp via Lhasa. Its uniqueness and wonders along with varieties of floras and faunas will keep you wanting to come back to experience them over and over again. Buddhist Culture can be perceived from a different angle from a very near distance and a new form of knowledge can be gained. People are truly humble, nice, kind and generous and you are certain to feel welcomed and accepted just like they have known you all your life. All your troubles will be washed away at the end of this tour and you will be leaving in a fresh and energetic form as the beauty of mountains can revive and nourish the soul of any nomad. So, without dwelling onto the pool of your imagination, Join Nepal Nomad in the Tibet Everest Base Camp tour.

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Itinerary

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On the first day of Tibet EBC Tour, you are welcomed in Kathmandu after your landing and assigned to the warmth of your accommodations. Then our responsible member will brief you about trip related briefing. A lovely Dinner awaits you in the afternoon.

  • Meals: Welcome dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

On second day of the Tour, we go outing to explore the wonders offered by Kathmandu from its basic to its ultimate level of existence. We will be visiting and enjoying the existences of sites like Patan and Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath temple, Swayabhunath and Bouddhanath Stupa and other various artistic and historical places in the city.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Today is the day where we arrive at the Lhasa Airport or the Railway where we will transfer you to your hotel and then from there one can rest for the day, where you are free to explore around and get to know the city. You can adjust well in your accommodation led through the railway.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Lhasa

In the early morning, our guide will pick you up from the hotel and then take you to the Drepung Monastery which is an ancient monastery, founded in 1416 being a significant monastery of the Gelugpa in Tibetan Buddhism.The Sera Monastery is our next visit after lunch situated at Tatipu Hill in the northern suburb.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Lhasa

The trip starts with the visit to the renowned world heritage that is the Potala Palace as this is located on the Red Hill of the Central Lhasa. Potala Palace being the highest palace in the worlds with 12,359ft. The most vital part of the Potala Palace is the stupas of the Dalai Lamas and the meditation cave of the 33rd great Tibet King. In the afternoon, we take time to explore around the Jokhang Temple which is one of the most sacred temple all over Tibet and is bustled with the local pilgrims.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Lhasa

Today on the way from the Lhasa to Shigatse we will cross the Kamapala Pass and then explore around the Yamdrok Lake which is one of the three largest scared lakes in Tibet and is around 70km long. The lakes have beautiful snowcapped peaks and has couples of small streams. Later in the day we come across and relish the Karola Glacier on the roadside. From the main highway, it is about 300m and has an easy route to the Gyantse.We then explore around the PelkorChode Monastery which is the primary monastery in the Gyantse.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Shigatse
  • Altitude: 3840m

In the early morning, we explore around the Panchan Lama Home which is the Tashilunpo Monastery and then head to the small village which is based from Shigatse over 150 km. We can have lunch at the Local restauraunt and then after a brief rest we will head to the Tingri which we will pass from the Gyatsola Pass 5248m and the Tsola Pass 4600m. Then during the late afternoon, we will enter the Mt.Everest Nature Reserve. At the Gawula Pass 5198m, we can enjoy the Himalaya Panorama. Then we come to the Rongpuk to stay for an overnight at the Tent Camp.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: EBC
  • Altitude: 5200m

Amazing Tibetan breakfast from the zanba, noodle and so much is available here on this spot. You can bring some instant coffee and cookies. As we get up we can relish the beauty of the sunrise of the Everest. If the weather is good, peak at the lodging area is great. Then we drive to the Everest Base Camp after that we head to the Gyirong where the border interlinks the Nepal and Tibet. One can relish the thrilling lake of Pekutso and the majestic Mt. Shishapangma. In the later afternoon, we will arrive at the Gyiromg, after passing the Ghungtanglhamo which is at the altitude of the 5236m

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kerung Border

To exit from China, the tour guide will assist you. At Gyirongbroder, we will see our clients and then head to the Kathmandu, per car it costs about 250 US$ that is not included in the package, so you need to pay extra per the client’s request. You can also take a bus to Kathmandu with the driver.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

Today is the final day so you can relax until your departure or you can also initiate any supplementary trips or activities that you may have booked. In case of departure, you will be transferred to the international airport for fight back home.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu Departure
  • Altitude: 1300m

What's Included

  • 3 night's accommodations in Kathmandu on BB plan.
  • Everything on meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  • Internal l flights from Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu for client and Trek Leader.
  • National Park entrance fees, trekking permits accommodation in twin sharing local basis lodges or best available places for accommodations, trek leader and porters-salary, insurance, food, accommodations and other allowances included in trekking arrangements.
  • Basic first aid, Trek bag kit carried by your leader.
  • None of the single supplement is required in Kathmandu or in the mountain.
  • Arrival Airport Pick and departure Drop.
  • Food (Kathmandu) - lunch and dinner, International flights from your home to home.
  • Airport Taxes, car, taxi or van, Visa fees.
  • Medical examination (if required) and vaccination costs.
  • Own Expenditure(Personal) , .all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain, mineral water, sweet deserts, we recommend bringing .water purifier and neutralizer tabulates to reduce your cost of traveling and to become responsible traveler.
  • Drinks or meals except 3 meals or not specified in the itinerary, Personal clothing and equipment, Travel insurance, Optional trips. Tipping in general for trek crew (driver, Trek leader and porter-tipping is not mandatory but expected).
  • Charges sustained as a result of delays beyond Nepal Nomad's control. Anything not specified in the Cost Includes section.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Experience Required:

A good level of fitness and experience of mountain walking is required for the Lhasa Mt. Everest Kathmandu Overland Tour. These tend to be longer treks with some more difficult days, some of which may involve walking at increased altitudes and more difficult terrain. Occasionally, there may be a longer day when negotiating the more challenging sections such as a mountain pass or viewing peak.

Pre-Trip Meeting:

Prior to set off to Lhasa Mt. Everest Kathmandu Overland Tour, we host a Pre-Trip meeting here in Kathmandu office on the 2nd day of your itinerary which starts in the evening during the dinner and introduce your trek Leader. It is an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about your Makalu trekking as well as introduce you to one another.

Equipment Check List:

The specified basic equipment’s check lists should help you with your packing. Remember to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. At the start of the trek your packed trek bag should not weigh more than 20 kg.

  • Head: -

For the head protection: Sun hat or scarf - Light balaclava or warm fleece hat - Sunglasses with UV protection.

  • Lower Body: -

Under Garments - Hiking shorts - Lightweight cotton long pants - Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms - Fleece or wool pants - Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants Feet: - lightweight thin inner socks - Thick, warm wool hiking socks - Hiking boots with spare laces - Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals) Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp.

  • Upper Body:-

As for the upper body’s shirts – Expedition and light weight thermal tops - Fleece jacket or pullover - Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) - Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket - Down vest and/or jacket Hands: - gloves that are Lightweight - Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer.

  • Accessories:-

Rated to zero degrees F sleeping bags- Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries - Small pad or combination lock-to-lock, Trekking Bags - Basic First Aid Kit - Large bags - for keeping items dry inside-trek-bag, Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches) - Thermarest sleeping pad - Water bottles - Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc) Toiletries - 1 medium sized quick drying towel - Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable) - Multipurpose soap (preferably biodegradable) - Deodorants - Nail clippers - Face and body moisturizer - Feminine hygiene products - Small mirror Personal Hygiene - Wet wipes (baby wipes) - toilet roll /Tissue Extras/Luxuries - Binoculars - Reading book - Trail Map/Guide book - Journal & Pen - Walkman - Pencils and small notebooks - Travel game i.e. chess, backgammon, scrabble.

A typical day:

At 6.30 am your Sherpa knocks on your door with a cup of good morning tea. Time for the Breakfast, tight up your bag pack and head off for today's trekking hiking for the next three to four hours then at pleasant spot we shall stop for an hour along the way for a well-prepared hot lunch. Later, a walk another three hours or so before you stop for the overnight. The evening can be spent reading or chatting with your fellow hikers or trekking crew about the trip of the day. An asset can be pack of games to these nights; your trekking crew love teaching various Nepali card games and learning new Western games. Eventually, it's time to bed for a well-deserved night.

Accommodation:

While at the Lhasa Mt. Everest Kathmandu Overland Tour, lodging options are limited so please do not expect the Ritz! Nepal Nomad utilizes simplistic family run lodges, with a large sociable central dining area and a cozy chimney burning fire. Lodges are on a twin share basis and we recommend you use your own sleeping bag. Accommodations in the Lhasa Mt. Everest Kathmandu Overland Tourtend to have shared bathroom facilities and you may not always have access to a shower. Regardless of the lack of facilities, these lodges certainly have a rustic charm, most are blessed with spectacular views and being family run operations, they offer a great insight into the daily life of the Mountain people.

Insurance:

Nepal Nomad'sbooking terms & conditions of joining Lhasa Mt. Everest Kathmandu Overland Tourincludes that you must be fully insured with medical, emergency rescue evacuations including trip cancellation insurance which should cover over 3000m to 6000m.

Altitude Sickness:

Itinerary of the Lhasa Mt. Everest Kathmandu Overland Touris designed to ensure that there is plenty of times for adequate occurs as a result of acclimatization and cases of mountain sickness are rare. The common Symptoms are headaches, nausea, irregular breathing, insomnia and the swelling of fingers and glands. Medical Treatment is to descend to a lower altitude as quickly as possible which normally results in rapid improvement and recovery.

Meals:

On Lhasa Mt. Everest Kathmandu Overland Tour, three meals on full board basis will be provided (Nepali, Sherpa, and Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Chinese and Indian cousins). Every day dinner and breakfast will be placed and taken in the same lodge you spend over night but Lunch will be taken on your way to next village. Farewell dinner, breakfast and reception will be provided in Kathmandu.