Everest Region Trek - Everest Overland Tour

Everest Region Trek - Everest Overland Tour

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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1400 m)

Pass By: Tribhuvan International Airport, Ring Rd, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal
Upon arriving at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be received by our airport representatives and transfer to the hotel.

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 2: Fly from Kathmandu to Lhasa (3660 m)

Pass By: Airport Entrance, Airport Expressway Entrance, Duilongdeqing Qu, Lasa Shi, Xizang Zizhiqu, China
Early morning transfer to the international airport for the hour-long flight to Lhasa. This stunning flight takes us right across the main Himalayan range and provides us with magnificent mountain views. After landing at Airport and meeting our Tibetan guide, it is a further 2-hour drive by Land cruiser to Lhasa. Overnight at a hotel.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 3: Guided sightseeing in Lhasa

Stop At: Sera Monastery, Wuze Hill , Sera Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China
We spend this day visiting several of Lhasa's monasteries with the guide. One of these is the Sera Monastery, one of the best-preserved monasteries in Tibet, within its whitewashed walls and golden roofs, several hundred monks live and study. After lunch we'll visit the Norbulingka, the summer palace of the Dalai Lama, as well as the Jokhang Temple. This temple is possibly the most sacred shrine in Tibet and there is always a procession of devout Tibetans through the complex. Surrounding the Jokhang is the Barkor - a maze of narrow cobbled streets that is the central market of Lhasa. Overnight at a hotel.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China
Famous temple in Lhasa
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 4: Second day of guided sightseeing in Lhasa

Stop At: Potala Palace, No.35 Gongqian Alley, Beijing Middle Road Cheng Guan District, Lhasa 850000 China
In the morning, we visit the Potala Palace which is the crown jewel of Lhasa. It is a spectacular ancient building, containing private quarters of the Dalai Lama as well as numerous grand state rooms and many important chapels. There has been a Palace on this site since the 5th or 6th century, but the present Palace was constructed in the 17th century. After lunch, we visit the Drepung Monastery, which was founded in the 14th century and was once the largest in the world, with a population of around 10,000 monks. These days that figure is down to several hundred, but there is still much here of interest as it was left relatively unscathed during the Cultural Revolution. Overnight at a hotel.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si), Southern Slope of Genpeiwuzi Mountain, Chengguan District, Lhasa 850000 China
The Monastry
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 5: Drive Lhasa to Gyantse (3,950m)

Stop At: Yamdrok Yumtso Lake, Langkazi Country, Nagarze County 851100 China
The day begins with our overland journey towards Rongbuk valley. We follow the Friendship Highway by jeep, we cross the Khamba La at elevation of 4,794m from which there are stunning views across the waters of Yamdrok-tso Lake to the snowy summit of Nazin Kang Sa (7,252m). As we continue our journey to westwards over another high pass the Karo La 5,045m, we can view the spectacular sight of a huge glacier tumbling down to within a few hundred meters of the road. After few hours, we arrive to Gyantse passing the beautiful valleys and colourful Tibetan villages. Overnight at a hotel.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 6: Drive to Shigatse (3,900m)

Stop At: Palkhor Monastery and Kumbum Stupa, Northwest of the County, Gyangze County 857400 China
This morning we visit the Gyantse Dzong. This fort dates back to the fourteenth century and offers some of the most amazing views of Gyantse and surrounding valleys. Before leaving we also visit the famed Gyantse Kumbum. This magnificent tiered structure is the largest stupa in all of Tibet. If the exquisite gold dome is not enough, this stupa is packed with Tibetan sculptures and paintings.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tashilunpo Monastery, Jijilangka Road, Shigatse 857001 China
Thereby, we continue the trip to Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet. It is only about a 90 kms drive taking us to Shigatse which is a laid back city that provides excellent opportunity for both relaxation and exploration. Thereafter, exploring the local market we will make a detailed visit to the Tashilhunpo Monastery, one of the largest functioning monasteries in Tibet. Overnight at a hotel.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 7: Drive to Shegar (4,050m)

Stop At: Juenang Temple, Pengcuolin Country, Lhatse County 858100 China
The views of this desert plateau provide wondrous entertainment as we travel along the Friendship Highway. This stretch is the most spectacular landscape in Tibet. After passing through the small town of Lhatse we will cross Gyatmso La elevation of 5,220m, the highest pass on our journey. The land quickly descends to plains after Gyatmso La. While travelling through the plains we will see many nomadic herders, quiet countryside, and secluded monasteries. Overnight at a hotel.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package asked.

Day 8: Drive to Ronguk (5,000m)

Stop At: Rongbuk Monastery, near North Everest Base Camp, Tingri County China
As we leave Shigatse, we turn off the Friendship Highway and head south over the Pang La (5,150m) towards the main Himalayan range that give magnificent view stretching from Makalu to Shishapangma. Below the pass, as we turn the corner into the Rongbuk Valley, we can watch the charming view of Everest than ever. Overnight at a hotel
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 9: Hike to Everest Base Camp (5,150m) and back to Rongbuk (5,000m) and drive back to Tingri (4,390m)

Stop At: Mt. Everest Base Camp, kathmandu, Thamel, Tingri County 858200 China
A highlight of the journey for everyone today as you have the opportunity to explore Everest Base camp. The views of Everest are so close making the mountain seem even more impressive than before. It is a truly breathtaking experience to stare up at the sheer North face of this highest mountain in the world, with Mount Everest towering above you in a looming yet magical way.

After Lunch we get back on Friendship highway and continue our marvellous journey. Overnight at a hotel.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 10: Drive to Zhangmu (2,300m)

Pass By: Zhangmuxiang People's Government, Qintang District, Guigang, China
After we leave Tingri, crossing two high passes, Lalung La at altitude of 5,124m and the Shung La at 5,200m. On the way, we are rewarded by the magnificent landscapes of the surrounding peaks including Shishapangma, Cho Oyu, Menlungtse and Gauri Shankar. Then our journey heads towards the arid Tibetan Plateau to Zhangmu on the Nepalese border. As we leave Tibet, it appears an incredibly lush and green. Overnight at a hotel.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per package selected.

Day 11: Drive to Kathmandu (1,345m)

Pass By: China Border Market, Kodari
Leaving Zhangmu behind, we join the Friendship Bridge passing the Bhote Koshi River and mark the Chinese - Nepalese border. After that short drive, we say good-bye to our Tibetan guide. Then we drive and walk to Nepalese Immigration Control in Kodari, there we have our Nepalese staff, completing the re-entry formalities we'll drive towards Kathmandu, which may take 5 hours, it depends on road and weather conditions. Overnight at a hotel.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: As per the package selected.


Day 12: Departure from Nepal

Pass By: Tribhuvan International Airport, Ring Rd, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal
The trip concludes today. You will be dropped at Kathmandu's Tribhuwan International Airport by our airport representative for your flight departure from Nepal.

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

$1,728.21 Per Person