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Adventureous Mt.Everest Tour

13-Day, Chengdu, Lhasa, Shigatse, Dingri, Xian, Private Tour (CT-OT-03)

Adventureous Mt.Everest Tour
Adventureous Mt.Everest Tour


Peggie Lv,

Tour Manager

Get a glance at the top of the world in Mt.Everest after a visit to the pandas in Chengdu. The peak and remote monasteries and lakes in the forgotten land of Tibet are calling you for this adventure.

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Chengdu Arrival (Flight not Included)

Destinations & activities: Airport transfer

This China adventure starts in the hometown of pandas: Chengdu. Check in upon arrival and adjust yourself to local time.


- Smart Tips:

  • No flights included in this package. However, we can get great deals for flight from Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Guangzhou and other destinations, please contact us if you need any help.
  • 20 days is required for Tibet Travel Permit application, please book your tour at least 30 days before departure.
  • Meals: None

    Day 2


    Adventureous Mt.Everest Tour

    Destinations & activities: Land transfer to Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center and free time in Chengdu

    Chengdu is the hometown of the cute creatures Giant Pandas. Today we will drive out of the city to Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center. Here you will learn how a panda spends its day under all-time caring. Get back to the city for lunch. After lunch, you will be free to explore around.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 3

    Chengdu to Lhasa (Flight 3U 8611 1200-1415)

    Destinations & activities: Airport transfer

    Early in the morning, you will fly to Lhasa. Arrive in the afternoon and check in.


    - Smart Tips:

  • We'd suggest you stay in for the rest of today to adjust yourself to the high altitude. However, there are some interesting places to check out if you are in the mood: Canggu Nunnery and Tianhai Night Market.
  • Meals: Breakfast

    Day 4


    Barkhor Street
    Always a busy street, Barkhor Streat, Lhasa, Tibet.

    Destinations & activities: Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street and Sera Monastery

    Lhasa, considered as the spiritual heart for Tibet, offers you a never-seen-before perspective. Visit Jokhang Temple, enshrining a life-sized statues of Sakyamuni. Take in Lhasa's vibrancy at Barkhor Street and Sera Monastery.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 5


    Potala Palace
    Potala Palace

    Destinations & activities: Potala Palace, Norbulingka and visit a Tibetan family

    Potala Palace, is an all-time highlight for Tibet tours. Not only a sublime palace, but also a treasure house in which you can see the essence of Tibetan arts, history, politics, religion and simple everyday objects. After a couple of hours at this amazing site, get to Norbulingka, the Summer Palace of Tibet. Enough about the royal glory, we will visit a local family before the day ends.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 6

    Lhasa to Shigatse

    Tashilunpo Kloster
    The Tibetan make pay before the tashilunpo kloster.

    Destinations & activities: Land transfer to Shigatse, Tashilunpo Monastery

    Today we will take a long yet scenic road trip to Shigatse.

    The glittering stupa of Tashilunpo Monastery is like a statement of its glory and everlasting stand as the biggest monastery of the Gelug Sect of Tibetan Buddhism.

    Arrive in Shigatse by the evening and stay overnight here.


    - Smart Tips:

  • The Shrine Hall of Tashilunpo Monastery closes at noon from 12:00 - 14:00.
  • Hotel and restaurant in Shigatse are of nomral standards
  • Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 7

    Shigatse to Tingri

    Adventureous Mt.Everest Tour

    Destinations & activities: Land transfer to Tingri, Mt.Everest Camp, Rongbuk Monastery

    Located at the border of China and Nepal, Mt.Everest is the longing destination for all adventurers. Today we will drive 6 hours to reach its camp. Visit Rongbuk Monastery, the world's highest monastery at 16,728 feet.

    Stay overnight in Tingri.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 8

    Tingri to Shigatse

    Destinations & activities: Land transfer to Shigatse

    Today we will drive back to Shigatse. Check in upon arrival.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 9

    Shigatse to Lhasa

    Adventureous Mt.Everest Tour

    Destinations & activities: Land transfer to Lhasa, Palgor Chorten and Yomdrok Lake

    On the way back to Lhasa, you will have an awesome chance to visit Palgor Chorten, also known as Palcho Monastery. The monastery is famous for its rarely-seen co-exist of the three important sects of Tibetan Buddhism: Sakya, Kadampa and Gelug. Later, get awed at the amazing views of Yomdrok Lake.

    We will arrive in Lhasa before dark. Get yourself a good night's rest.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 10

    Lhasa to Xi'an (Overnight Train T166/163 1130 - (+1)2049)

    Destinations & activities: Train station transfer

    Have a free morning before we take the overnight train to Xi'an. The train will arrive Xi'an tomorrow night and you will have a special experience in tonight's train ride.


    Meals: Breakfast

    Day 11

    Lhasa to Xi'an

    Destinations & activities: Train station transfer

    Tonight you will arrive in Xi'an. Check in upon arrival.


    Meals: None

    Day 12


    Terracotta Army
    Terracotta Army

    Destinations & activities: Terracotta Army, Muslim Quarter, Ancient City Wall and an art center

    Set out early in the morning, we will visit China's great wonder at Terracotta Army. Have lunch and stop by an art center.

    Feel Xi'an's lively everyday life in Muslim Quarter and take a free stroll at Ancient City Wall at sunset.


    Meals: Breakfast and Chinese Lunch

    Day 13

    Xi'an Departure (Flight not Included)

    Destinations & activities: Airport transfer

    Today our Xi'an local tour guide will see you off at the airport. Hope this China holiday has become a precious memory for you. Hope to see you again soon!


    Meals: Breakfast


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    Price Inclusion

    • Entrance fees.
    • Meals listed in the itinerary.
    • Private transfers.
    • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
    • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
    • Service Charge & Taxes.
    • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
    • Luggage Transfers.

    Price Exclusion

    • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
    • China Entry Visa Fees.
    • Excess Baggage Charges.
    • Personal Expenses.
    • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
    • Single Room Supplement.

    Special Terms

    • Price may change during some Chinese festivals.
    • Price is subject to change based on exchange rate.
    • We accept both on-line payment (by Paypal® and Moneybookers®) and wire transfer.
    • A deposit of 10% ot the total cost is required when you confirm your booking.
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    Tour Highlights

    • Lhasa's highlights and Mt.Everest
    • Terracotta Army in Xi'an
    • Cute pandas in Chengdu
    • Nice 3-star hotels for good value
    • Worry-free arrangement of Tibet Travel Permit

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