Mt.Everest Expedition Group Trip to Tibet Everest Base Camp Trekking Visit Rongbuk Sightseeing in Lhasa

Adventure Tibet offer travel service for Mt.Everest expedition group trip to Tibet lhasa Shigatse Gyantse and EBC rongbuk monastery, exploring EBC Everest Camp area, experience the high land, visit  Mt.Everest packages small group tour arranged by China tour company.

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Tour Code: CM-TT118G
Itinerary

 

Day01Arrival at Lhasa
Arrive Lhasa by flight or train (3658 meters above sea leavel), You will be greeted by your Tibetan guide once you arrive in Lhasa Gonggar airport or train station, from airport to Lhasa city is 68km, around one hour and half drive will take you to the holy city Lhasa; from the train station it is only 15km and takes 20 minutes by drive.
Afternoon have a good rest to acclimatize the high altitude. Overnight at Lhasa.

Day02, Lhasa City sightseeing, Visit Potola Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Streets and Lhasa old Town (B) Walking tour is arranged today.
Today is your first day of sightseeing on the high plateau, so we have purposely arranged only to visit Jokhang temple and Potala Palace. Potala Palace is the worldwide known cardinal landmark of Tibet. The massive structure itself contains a small world within it. Mostly it is renowned as residence of the Dalai Lama lineages (Avalokiteshvara). Jokhang temple is the most scared shrine in Tibet which was built in 7th century and located at the heart of old town in Lhasa, the circuit around it called Barkhor street, which is a good place to purchase souvenirs. Both of them are the focal points of pilgrims from entire Tibetan world, multitudinous pilgrims are circumambulating and prostrating in their strong faith. Afterwards stroll on the narrow streets of Lhasa old town to meet locals people and visit their markets. Overnight at Lhasa

Day03, Lhasa City sightseeing, visit Ganden and Sera monasteries(B)
Morning you will make a excursion trip to Ganden Monastery(about 70km drive from Lhasa), which ranks the first among the six largest monasteries of Gelugpa. In addition to its magnificent architecture and religious importance, there is a extremely fabulous view on top of the Ganden Wangpo Hill, and Kichu valley is behind Ganden monastery, it is strongly suggested to hiking around the monastery and take a bird's-eye view of the valley. Early afternoon drive back to Lhasa to visit Sera monastery for its famous monks debating between 3pm to 5pm(not available on Sunday). Overnight at Lhasa.

Day04, Lhasa / Yamdrok Lake[4441m] / Gyantse[3980m] / Shigatse[3840m], 360KM, 7hrs (B)
Morning drive up to Kampala pass [4794m], you will have a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso and spectacular views of Holy Mount Nyenchen Khangsar in the distance, the turquoise colored Lake Yamdrok Tso is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet, the unforgettable vista of pincer-shaped turquoise water of the lake and amazing spectacle of Mt. Nyenchen Khangsar glacier from Karo la pass are the wonders of the day. Then along the Friendship southern Hwy drive to Gyantse, visit the famous stupa - Gyantse Kumbum, one of the most stunning architectural wonders in Tibet. Late afternoon drive to Shigatse. Overnight at Shigatse.

Day05, Shigatse / Lhatse / Shegar / Rongbuk Monastery [4900m] / E.B.C[5150m], 340KM, 7hour drive (B)
Morning visit lively local market in Shigatse while your guide assist you process the PSB permit at local PSB office, afterwards start driving to Rongphu via Lhatse and Shegar, cross over Gyatsola[5200m] & Gawu la pass[5250m], from the top of the Gawu la you will see the spectacular Himalayan Ranges and its glorious peaks viz Mt.Makalu[8463m], Mt.Lotse[8516m], Mt.Everest[8844m], Mt.Cho Oyu[8201m] and Mt.Shishapama[8020m] from Left to right, climbing down through numbers of switchback bends lead to the dry valley of Tashi Zom and then to today's destination - Everest Base Camp. Rongbuk is the highest monastery in Tibet and consist both monks and nuns, it is still a good point to see Mt.Everest(to visit Rongbuk monastery, you have to pay the entrance tickets 25CNY per person on your own). Sunset at Mt. Everest is another highlight of today. Overnight at local tent guesthouse or Rongbuk Monastery guest house (dorm bed).

Day06, Rongbuk / Shegar / Shigatse[3840m], 340KM, 6-7hrs drive
If you are lucky enough, you will see sunrise at E.B.C. To trek from the Tent guesthouses community to E.B.C, it will take you about 2 hours(6Km). Or you can take the dedicated minibus(In winter season our driver will drive you up to Base Camp). Late morning or early afternoon start driving back to Shigatse. Overnight at Shigatse.

Day07, Shigatse / Lhasa[3595m], 300KM, 6hour drive(B)
Morning visit Shigatse Tashilunpo Monastery and the spectacular tombs of Panchen Lamas, sometimes it is crowded with local pilgrims. Afterwards drive back to Lhasa along the northern friendship way, marvelous landscapes and sceneries along the Brahmaputra River will accompany you all the way back to Lhasa. Overnight at Lhasa.

Day08, Lhasa airport / train station dropping off (B).
Morning Lhasa airport or train station dropping off, the time come to say your farewells to your guide and driver, end the trip.


Minimum tourists in your party: 2 persons
Tibet Lasa Namtso Lake Trip Schedule and Departure date
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Tibet Lhasa Trip Quotation (per person in CNY)

T-TT110G Jan, Feb, Mar Apr, May Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Quotation 4600 5040 5290
Single supplement 820 960 1000

Includes
Transport: Private minivan or minibus with driver (walking tour is arranged on Day 2). And Park Bus ticket from Rongbuk to EBC.
Free Lhasa airport pick up at 3pm and drop off at 12pm.(if not at the time, then cost extra 150CNY/p.p. for single  airport transfer, and 50CNY/p.p. for single train station transfer)
Accommodation (2 persons in one standard room, 3 stars hotel arranged in Lhasa and Shigatse city. But dorm bed in Rongbuk)  with its b'fast.
4 stars and 5 stars hotel available in Lhasa (Shigatse 4*) but cost extra.
Local English-speaking Tibetan guide.
Entrance tickets for sightseeing.
Tibet entry permit ( TTB permit and PSB permit).
Tour body indurance.

Excludes:
Meals (lunch and dinner) not marked.
Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, internet access, fax, telephone calls etc.
Rongbuk monastery entrance fee about 25CNY.
Optional attractions that are not specified in the itinerary ( such as the entrance tickets to the Norbulingka Summer Palace and Tibet museum in Lhasa city if you want to visit)
Flight or train tickets in and out of Lhasa.
Lhasa train station transfer and the private airport transfer at your request.
Tips for the guide and driver(General Standard: normally 50-80RMB/day for the guide, 30-50RMB/day for the driver).
E
xtra expenses and/of additional days caused due to unexpected events (delays, porterage because of land slides and other natural events), or even by yourself to plan arrive 1-2 days before the start of the tour group as well as leave 1-2 days later after end of group. (that means, you can arrive at Lhasa 1-2 days eailer before group, and you can leave Lhasa 1-2 days later after group, but cost extra, and free days in Lhasa only).
You'd go to our local agency to pick up the Permit (TTB, Tibet Entry permit and PSB, Aliens' Travel permit).
B'fast at Rongbuk hostel.
Any other service not included above.



If necessary, our flights booking service available, but cost extra: And currently, you can take flights to Lhasa from Beijing, Shanghai, Xi'an, Chengdu, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Kunming, Xining, Shangri-la.
Train from Shanghai, Beijing, Chongqing and Chengdu, Xian, Xining etc. 

All above will be subjected to our confirmation. The sightseeing site maybe adjusted later or ahead.

 

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