The highest place on earth, to see Mount Everest is everyones dreams. Everest Base Camp and Lhasa tour will take you to the other part of the world from China side. For many people, the name Tibet/Nepal conjures up images of the roof the world, drylands, snowcapped mountains, monks in red robes and the Potala Palace. Yes, the Tibetan Autonomous Region of China is all that and more! We can take you on tours ranging from visits to the capital city of Lhasa to the revered Mount Kailash and the Base Camp of Everest (on the Chinese side). There is such a variety of trips to this fascinating country we are sure you will
find something to suit you. Whether you fly into Lhasa to explore the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temples, and bazaars, or whether you drive in by jeep to experience something of the countryside or join us on a trek to and around Mount Kailash or Everest Base Camp – we can find something for you.
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Today we will take the flight to Lhasa which takes an hour over the scenic mountain ranges. Or we will o by train. Lhasa is the capital city of Tibet with an elevation of 3,665. Lhasa is also known as the place of Gods and home of Dalai Lama. Upon arriving at Lhasa, we will drive for about 1 hour to our hotel. Stay overnight.
Early after breakfast, we will head for the sightseeing tour of Lhasa. We will visit the Potala Palace, which is built at the top of the single hill. After that, we go for Narbulinka, which is known as the Treasure Park. It covers around 360000sq m and is the biggest garden in Tibet made by the human.
After we will visit Sera Monastery, which is 5 km north. It is one of the beautiful monasteries where once more than 5000 monks used to stay. Secondly, we will visit the Jokhang Temple of old Lhasa. It is the religious relic of Tibet where the Chinese Princess Wen Cheng on her wedding brought a golden Shakyamuni Buddha as a gift to the Tibetan king Songtsen Gompa. Further, we will go to Barkhor Market, the religious and social focal point of Lhasa.
Similarly, we will visit the Tibetan Medical foundation, get back and stay overnight in Lhasa.
Today, we will head for the sightseeing tour of the second largest city of Tibet, Shigatse. We will visit the traditional Barley mill and landscape of Barley field. We then move to the home of Panchan Lama, Tashilunpo Monastery. After that, we will drive and reach Lhatse, where we will have our lunch.
Passing Tsola Pass(4600M), and Gyatsola Pass(5248M), we will arrive at Mt. Everest National Nature Reserve. With the panorama view of Himalaya at Gawula Pass(5198m), we will drive the twisted road to Everest Base Camp. We will stay overnight at Rongbuk or Tent.
In the morning, we will watch the sunrise from the place where we stay. Further we will visit Rongbu Monastery, the highest monastery where nuns and monks stay together. We then drive back to Shigatse and stay overnight.
Following the Yalong Valley, today we will drive back to Lhasa from Shigatse. Overnight at Lhasa.
Waving final goodbye to our guide and beautiful city we will fly back.