9N/10D Tibet with EBC Fly in / Drive out
This fly in/ drive out 10 days tour of Tibet takes in the sights along the spectacular route between Kathmandu and Lhasa including Mt. Everest North Base Camp and Rongbuk Monastery. The base camp offers one of the best views in the world (accessible to non-climbers) of the highest mountain in the world.
The massive North Face of Everest dominates the valley behind Rongbuk Monastery. Cultrual sights along the way include Shigatse, home of the famous Tashilunpo Monastery and seat of the Panchen Lama, also the beautiful Tibetan town of Gyantse. In Lhasa we will visit the Potala Palace, Jokang Temple, as well as important monasteries of Dreprung and Sera. This tour covers most of the cultural highlights of Tibet while also passing through the incredible Tibetan landscape and visiting Mount Everest Base Camp in a Lhasa to Kathmandu overland adventure that will truly be a journey of a lifetime.
TRIP DAY TO DAY ITINERARY
Day 01( Sat & Tues): Drive Kathmandu to Nyalam (3700m) 156km
Day 02: Drive Nyalam /Tingri (4300m) / Lhatse (4350m): 225km /244km
Day 03: Drive LHATSE to SHIGATSE (3900m): 244km
Day 04: Drive SHIGATSE to GYANTSE (3,900m): 90km
Day 05: Drive GYANTSE to LHASA (3,650m): 261km
Day 06-07: LHASA Sightseeing
Day 08: LHASA / KATHMANDU.