Take an adventure to Mt.Everest from Lhasa, this is going to be the trip of a life-time! Along the way, you will see amazing landscape and different temples or monasteries. Chance to visit a Tibetan family.
When you arrive in Lhasa, our Lhasa tour guide will escort you to hotel for check-in. For the following days, you will experience Tibet's charm from a full demension, so prepare yourself with some basic information. Have a good night rest for tomorrow.
- Smart Tips:
It needs 20 days to process Tibet Travel Permit. China Travel kindly suggests you confirm your tour at least 30 days ahead of time.
It's wise to stay in for the first night in Lhasa, allowing your body to adjust to the elevation.
Jokhang Temple, Sera Monastery, Barkhor Street
Today, you will visit the highlights of Lhasa. Firstly, get to the famous Jokhang Temple. Have lunch in a Tibetan-style restaurant.
Afternoon, you will visit one of the most important monasteries in Lhasa: Sera Monastery. Later, your Lhasa tour guide will lead your way in a free stroll in Barkhor Street.
- Smart Tips:
Tibetan carpet, Thangka(a painted or embroidered banner), Tibetan fresco painting, butter sculptures and other stuff can be found in Barkhor Street, which can be something nice to bring home.
Norbulingka, Visit Tibetan Family, Potala Palace
Enjoy your breakfast. The sublime Potala Palace will be the first stop for today. Waiting for us is the Summer Palace of Tibet: Norbulingka. Have steak at a Tibetan style restaurant.
This afternoon, you will visit a Tibetan family, to learn about their day-to-day life and faith.
Our guide and driver will escort you from Lhasa to Shigatse, Tashilunpo Monastery
Today you will be taken to Shigatse. On the way, we will visit the biggest monastery in Shigatse: Tashilunpo Monastery. There is a Stupa-tomb of the Tenth Panchen Lama inside the chhapel. Have simple lunch en route.
Arrive in Shigatse in the afternoon, check in and stay overnight.
Our guide and driver will escort you from Shigatse to Dingri, Mt. Everest, Rongbuk Monastery(with Mt.Everest), Everest Base Camp, Entrance Fee for Mount Everest
Known as "The Roof of The World", Mountain Everest (or Mountain Qomolangma) has been a dream for many adventurers. Today you will chanllenge yourself with the high altitude. This is a rewarding trip and definitely a day to remember. Have simple lunch en route.