Lhasa to Kathmandu and Everest Base Camp Tour
Lhasa to Kathmandu and Everest Base Camp Tour facts
- Duration of Trip: 15 Days
- Type of Trek: Teahouse / Lodge stay
- Grade of Trek: High altitude
Lhasa to Kathmandu and Everest Base Camp, a remarkable overland journey which includes scenic sweeping flight to Lhasa from Kathmandu offering grand views of Himalayan peaks with high Mt. Everest and Mt. Makalu.
In fabled Lhasa city where tour takes you around interesting places of great religious and historical importance includes great Drefung and Shera Monasteries of immense interest and around colorful Barkhor Market square.
Where you can observe culture of Tibetans retaining its age old traditions as it was past hundred of centuries, truly an inspiring and worth a visit to sample the colorful and interesting heritage way life of Tibetans.
Tour includes magnificent Potala Palace known as 'Heavenly Realm' and then heading back to Nepal with a visit of 2nd important city at Shigatse and beautiful golden roofed Tashilumpo monastery complex home of holy Panchen Lama.
From Shigatse drive leads on within dramatic landscapes around Tibetan high plateau crossing scenic passes of Khamba-la and Karo-La past turquoise Yamdroktso lake and over the highest pass of the journey at Gyatso-la above 5,220 m then reaching a remote and high areas at Rongbuk Monastery and Everest North Base Camp with towering views of Everest known as Chomolungma in Tibetan language.
After a wonderful and exciting time at Rongbuk and base camp heading towards south to reach at Nepal / Tibet-China border post at Kyirong where another overland journey brings you back at Kathmandu via Langtang Himal area with grand memories and fabulous time on Lhasa to Kathmandu & Everest Camp Tour.