About 7 Nights 8 Days Tibet Tour with EBC (Fly in Fly Out)

Amazing tour through the religious place of Tibet. This a budget and small-sized group tour which has covered the very essences of Lhasa City and EBC. It is specially designed for those who have limited time to visit Tibet but want to experience its soul. This trip allows us a chance to appreciate the majestic beauty of one of the beautiful Himalayan kingdom of the world. This tour includes visiting the Everest Base Camp from Tibet side. Appreciate representation of the fabulous Himalayan display, traditional settlements and memorable urban areas. Lhasa (3650m) the capital city of Tibet is a disengaged kingdom arranged into the Himalayan wild encompassed with desert scene and powerful Himalayas. A portion of the significant features of Lhasa are Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace and Tibet Museum. When we talk about today's scenario Lhasa has some very old but active monasteries which is visited by numerous Tibetan Buddhist pilgrims and we learn about authentic Tibetan Buddhism culture. To grab the trip pleasure and make it precious, you can join the trip of TOP OF THE WORLD ADVENTURE

Trip Highlights

  • Lhasa - Admire the mesmerizing Potala Palace, once the residence of the Dalai Lama, soaring above the Tibetan capital.
  • Mountain Passes - Travel through stunning mountain scenery across remote mountain passes.
  • Everest Base Camp trek
  • Tibetan people - Meet local monks, nuns and nomads to learn about their intriguing way of life.

Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)

As soon as your plane hits the tarmac of Tribhuwan International Airport, TOP OF THE WORLD ADVENTURE offices representative and driver will be on standby to meet and greet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel for the 4 days tour in Tibet to Lhasa. The representative will help you check into your designated hotel, and after going to your rooms and refreshing yourself you will be briefed about your daily activities. The rest of your time is free to move around the neighborhood and get familiar with your surroundings before you go on 10 days adventurous tour in Tibet with TOP OF THE WORLD ADVENTURE.

  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300

After an early breakfast, You leave Kathmandu in the morning in Top of the TOP OF THE WORLD ADVENTURE’s private jeep or land cruiser for Kerung. This is a Tibetan border town. The Tibetan guide will meet the group on arrival at the check post and we drive on further road climbs and climb up to Kerung. 

  • Place: Kerung
  • Altitude: 4348

After an early breakfast, You drive to the highest plateau in the world with typical rural landscapes offering the utter feeling of being on the roof of the world as we cross over the 5,050 meters LALUNGA pass, from where you can view the breathtaking mountain range of Mt. Cho Oyu at (8,201m) Mt. Shishapangma (8,012m) dwarfed by the vastness of the Tibetan plateau (these views are only possible if weather permits).

  • Place: Shegar
  • Altitude: 4350

You wake up early in the morning at 4 am to trek to Everest Base camp and after enjoying the time there you head down to Shegar and continue our journey. To reach Shigatse with its huge Thangka wall which is clearly visible from the north side of the road. Your scenic drive through the highest point of Gyatchu La pass at (5,220m) brings you en-route to Lhasa via Shegar. 

  • Place: Shigatse
  • Altitude: 3900

After breakfast you enjoy morning sightseeing of the Panchen Lama’s Tashilunpo Monastery & the free bazaar of Xigatse. You then drive through Tibet’s biggest Agricultural fields to Gyantse and visit the Khumbum Stupa and Phalkot Monastery

  • Place: Gyantse
  • Altitude: 3860

The drive to Lhasa takes around 8 hours, crossing 2 passes, the Karo La (5010m) and Khamba La (4794m) pass and Lake Yamdrok Tso (Turquoise Lake). You will cross the Yarlung Tsangpo (Brahmaputra) river and see far off views of the Potala Palace.

  • Place: Lhasa
  • Altitude: 3650

Today after breakfast, you will visit the most famous Potala Palace according to the time of ticket and in peak season, there is a visit time limitation. Potala Palace is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It has been put into use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. The most valuable collections of Potala Palace are the gilded burial stupas of former Dalai Lamas and meditation Cave of the 33rd great king of Tibet. In the afternoon, you will head to Jokhang Temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century. Inside you can see the statue of Buddha Sakyamuni at the age of twelve. Outside, you can see pilgrims making prostrating in front of Jokhang Temple. Around the temple is Barkhor Street, where you can do Kora with pilgrims and locals and explore the old market.

  • Place: Lhasa
  • Altitude: 3650

After breakfast, you will leave for Drepung monastery, located about 10km to the north of Lhasa. Drepung monastery is one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet with Sera Monastery and Ganden Monastery. In the Afternoon, you will visit Sera Monastery, another one of the “great three” Gelug monasteries of Tibet, home to over 600 monks. The hot attraction is the Monks debate at around 3 - 5 in the afternoon from Monday to Saturday.

  • Place: Lhasa
  • Altitude: 3650

Today, you fly back to Kathmandu after our short tour. You can rest and relax throughout the day at our hotel or get in touch with our loved ones. In the evening you celebrate our successful journey to Tibet and back with a farewell dinner by TOP OF THE WORLD ADVENTURE.

  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1350

Your adventure in Tibet comes to an end today! TOP OF THE WORLD ADVENTURE representative will drop you off at the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight. On your way home, you have plenty of time to plan your next adventure in the wonderful country of Bhutan and Say farewell to Tibet and Nepal and its amazing people, mountains and nature. Until the next time! 

Cost Details

Cost Includes

  • Tibet Visa Fee
  • Airport  Drop service
  • Hotel Accommodation on twin sharing basis
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Private Transportation by jeep/van
  • Necessary Tibet Travel Permit
  • Sightseeing and Entrance fee as per the itinerary
  • English-speaking Tibetan guide
  • All the Government and local taxes.

Cost Excludes:

  • All international flight cost
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Personal expenses like beverage, mineral water and tips
  • Natural and political disturbance and unforeseen circumstance