Mount Everest, in Tibetan QOMOLANGMA, was first recognized as the tallest peak in the world, the stunning scenery in Everest region has been acclaimed since the first British expeditions attempted to climb Mount Everest in the 1920s. With the advent of the tourism and trekking in China during the early 1980s, Dza Rongbuck Monastery and the nearby base camp quickly became Tibet's most popular trekking destination. The best time for tour & trekking to Mount Everest is generally between May to October. We offer 8 Days Tibet Overland with EBC program for people who want to realize the aspiration for tour & trekking around world's highest peak QOMOLANGMA.
Grade: Moderate to fairly chalenging
Activity: Cultural tour
Accommodation: Hotel, Lodge
Transportation: 4WD Land cruiser or Bus
Meals Plan: Breakfast Only
Maximum altitude: 5150 m
Place Covered: Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, Tingri, Rambuk, Everest Base Camp, Kerung
Day 01:- Kathmandu (1,300m) – Lhasa (3,650m) Arrival in Lhasa.
Departure Transport to Tribhuban Airport and Trans – Himalayan flight to Tibet (Gongaar airport) (1hr.) Drive to Lhasa (1hr.) – Full rest for acclimatization – O/N at Hotel.
Day 02-03:-In Lhasa: Two Full Days Sightseeing Tour In Lhasa
Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple & Barkhor Bazaar, Drepung Monastery and Sera Monastery – O/N at Hotel.
Day 04:-Lhasa – Gyantse (3950m) Via Yakdrok Lake 261km
Drive to Gyantse via Yamadroke Lake and high passes: Kora LA (5,010m) & Kamba La (4,794m) – O/N at Hotel.
Day 05:- Gyantse to Shigatse (3900m) 90km
After Breakfast, Sight-seeing in Gyantse including Pholkor & Kumbum Monastery. PM: scenic drive to Xigatse(1.5hrs) through the typical Tibetan Countryside – Hotel.
Day 06:-Shigatse – Ronbuk (4980m) 334km
AM: Visit Panchen Lama’s Tashilhumpu Monastery. Then Drive to Xegar crossing over Gyatchula (a pass of 5,200m) – Scenic drive to Ronbuk through the beautiful Tibetan countryside. Explore Ronbuk Monastery (highest monastery in the world) – O/N at Guest House
Day 07:- Ronbuk – Everest BC – Kerong (2700m) 315km
Hike up to Everest BC and explore around – back to Ronbuk -Drive to Kerong O/N at Hotel.
Day 08:- Kerong to Kathmandu ( 6-7 hours) 155km
Drive to Rasuwagadi Border ( Tibet /Nepal border) After Necessary Border formalities,You can cross border, Meet with our representative and drive to Kathmandu.