Note: If your arrival time is different from others and you don’t want to wait for the free shuttle bus, then we can arrange private airport pick up/transfer for additional cost CNY400. It is free for train station pick up / transfer. Please let us know your arrival time and detail information of flights/train.
Meals & Accommodations: As Specified in the itinerary
Our representatives will greet you airport/train station and transfer into your hotel. It is a short drive to the holy Lhasa city along the Lhasa river within a valley enclosed by barren mountains, far before reaching to the city you will have the first glimpse of majestic Potala Palace appearing out of the city by perching on the red hill. You will get instructions regarding your trip from our staff and take a good rest to have a successful trip ahead.
Our guide will receive you from the hotel and guided toward the magnificent Potala Palace. You will get to learn about endless of cultural histories and amazing architect of this heritage building. Strolling down in the market of artifacts, handicrafts, colorful visitors which is called as the famous Barkhor Street or Barkhor market. Today’s last featured spot is the mystery Jokhang Temple.
You will be much attracted to the stories of supernatural in the aged buildings of Drepung and Sera monasteries. You can trust our knowledgeable guides to enhance your experiences with a thorough historical and cultural explanation. In addition we do arrange special and short visit to typical Tibetan village family or receive rare scared blessings from high lamas with local pilgrims per your interest.
Then drive to Gyangtse. On the way, stop at Yamdrok Lake, one of the three sacred lakes in Tibet, where you can also enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Karola Snow Mountain. Upon arrival, visit Palkhor Monastery, an exquisite structure built back in the early 15th century and the Gyangtse Old Street. Drive to Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet Autonomous Region.
Today we are driving towards old Tingri by passing Gyatso la pass after breakfast. From this town, you could have a glance of Mt. Everest and Mt. Cho Oyu in the north. Enjoy exploring Shegar town and get prepared with trek as our exciting trekking starts from Tomorrow. Night would be spent there at a local guest house.
Today, you will have the adventure tour to Mt. Everest Base camp. The group would make a pause after reaching Today’s destination Lungthang. Enjoy camping tonight with clear night view of the mountain.
Accommodation: Old Tingri
Enjoy the panaromic view of the beautiful mountains and energize to continue your trekking.
Accommodation: Camping at Lagna la Pass
The trek progresses to Zommug which would lead you up to 4790 meters.
Accommodation: Camping at Zommug
Rongphu Monastery is elevated with 5000 meters above the sea level. The trek ended here at Rongbuk monastery and from there you can have the picturesque view of Mt.Everest peak. Easy huh!
Accommodation: Camping nearby Rongbuk Monastery
After the accomplishment of 4 days trekking around the great Himalaya ranges with highest peaks of the world, Mt. Makalu (8463m), Mt. Lotse (8516m), Mt.Everest (8844m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m) and Mt. Shishapama (8020m), we are tracing back to Shegar and will be stopped at Shigatse. Without visiting Penchan Lamas’ Tashi Lhunpo Monastery would be almost an incomplete trip.
Journey continues after a good breakfast to Lhasa, the holy city. Have a soothing long drive as we drive along the river Yarlung Tsangpo. Evening is all yours for self discovery in and around Lhasa.
Our guide and driver will drop your at airport/ train station to connect with your next destination. Thank you for choosing us to adventure in Tibet!