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Duration: 9 Days
Location: Lhasa, Shigatse, Gyantse, EBC and Namtso lake
Price: Nov-April $1000,May-Oct $1200

9 Days Everest and Namtso Lake Tour

Highlights

  • Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkor street, Drepung and Sera monastery
  • Venture to Palkhor Choide Chorten, Kunbum stupas, Yamdruk lake.
  • Tashi Lhunpu monastery
  • Rongbuk monastery and Everest base camp from the north face of Mt. Everest.
  • Namtso Lake

Itinerary

Day 1: Lhasa(3656m)

You will be welcoming by our guide at the airport(64km from Lhasa)/train station(25km from Lhasa) to the beautiful and jubilating Lhasa (3,650m above the sea level). Afterward we will drop you to the downtown hotel and get rest.Get ease with the climate and we will provide you enough days to get acclimatize with climate.Overnight in Lhasa.

Day 2: Lhasa(3656m) Jokhang, Barkor and Sera Monastery

Tibet is once in a life time experince so make it worth. Today we will be visiting the heart-core of Lhasa and the hustle and bustle street of barkhor in the morning.We are going easy and exploring everything you want. After lunch, we will be visiting one of the most prominent and sacred monastery in Tibet. You can explore the monks debating in the sera monastery. Overnight in Lhasa and breakast is included.

Day 3:Lhasa(3656m) Potala Palace and Drepung Monastery

Today we are visitng one of the most popular site in the world. Landmark of Tibetan Buddhism and it was built by the great 33rd king Songtsen Gampo and potala is popular for its unique and antique architecture. Afternoon we will be vising the one of the most sacred Gelugpa monastery. Drepung Monastery. Overnight in Lhasa.

Day 4: Lhasa(3,656m) to Shigatse(3,840m) via Gyantse(3,980m). :350 km

Our journey starts from here to the next destination where you will be exploring Yamdrok lake (4,440m), pelko Chode monastery and Kundum stupas and Karola Glacier(4,700m) in Gyantse on your way to Shigatse. You will be able to enjoy the view of snow-capped holy Mt.Nyenchen Khangsar with 7,200m above the sea level. Gyantse is only 90 km away from Shigatse. Overnight in Shigatse.

Day 5: Shigatse to EBC(5,200m):350 km

Today our guide will need to apply Alien’s Travel Permit for you to access the EBC. Morning while our guide is engaging in the permit thing, you can explore the first seat of panchen Lama: Tashi Lhunpo Monastery. Afternoon we will be heading to the EBC by passing numbers of high passes in Tibet with highest pass in Tibet: Pang La Pass (5,050m) and you will be mesmerise by the beauty of Tibet. EBC is situated in the Rongbuk valley and is the highest Buddhist monastery in the world. You can hike from Rongbuk monastery and it will take only 2hrs to reach the EBC. Explore and discovering EBC and back to Rongbuk and overnight in Rongbuk Guest house.

Day 6: EBC(5,200m) to Shigatse:350 km

Today we will be heading back to the second largest city in Tibet and early morning we will enjoy the sunrise at EBC and you will also able to enjoy the few highest mountains in the world from Shigatse. Good rest in Shigatse.

Day 7: Shigatse to Namtso 380 Km

Today we will be enjoying the Yarlung Tsangpo River/Bramaputra River and some nomadic family lifes in Shigatse. We will drive you to Namtso Lake via Shangula and Yangpachen. Exploring the crystal clear sky and discovering the nomadic life of Tibetan local people around the Salt Lake on the plateau. Enjoy the most beautiful lake on the plateau. Overnight in Namtso.

Day 8: Namtso (4,718m) to Lhasa 250 Km

We will enjoy the morning sun raise at the Namtso and drive back to Lhasa.
Overnight in Lhasa with a hot and cozy shower.

Day 9: Trip Ends

We will be dropping you off either at Lhasa Airport for your flight or Lhasa Train Station as you have arranged. If you wish to explore other part of Tibet, China or Nepal, we will be happy to work with you to arrange that. As always, we hope you had a wonderful experience with us in Tibet and stay in touch. Be sure to post photos on our Social Media.

Land P/P Cost Includes Excludes
  • Ground transportation
  • Airport pickup and drop-off
  • Tibetan tour guide
  • Entrance fee to sightseeing venues
  • Shared lodgings
  • Tibet Travel Permit
  • Logistical support before the trip
  • Chinese visa
  • Airfare
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • All other personal expense

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