Lhasa and Everest base camp tour a great combination of true adventure visiting almost all of Tibet vast land within world highest and largest table-land or a plateau, where average altitude rises at the height of 3,500 m / 11.482 ft to above 4,000 m / 13, 124 ft high.
Truly a great adventure to experience once in your lifetime within a week short frame of time that takes you around unbelievable scenic location of arid and barren windswept country lined with snow-capped peaks towards south direction.
Lhasa and Everest base camp tour where all interested people can join visiting places of great cultural interest where tour takes you around Lhasa impressive sites from age-old monasteries to former magnificent Potala Palace.
From Lhasa marvelous tour extends beyond Lhasa where exciting drive takes you over scenic high passes of Khamba-la and Karo-la facing great scenery of huge Tibetan landscapes with turquoise Yamdrok Tsho Lake to reach Gyantse, and at Tibet’s second largest city in Shigatse.
Shigatse located south of Lhasa which is the home to Panchen Lama the second head priest and a figure head after his holiness Dalai Lama (who is in exile since past 1960’s).
At Shigatse where tour takes you to visit beautiful golden roofed Tashilumpo monastery and explore its colorful market as adventure continues towards further south east to reach at Rongbuk Monastery on route Everest North Base Camp.
Drive takes you over highest pass over Gyatsho-la and at Pang-la pass rewards you with breathtaking panorama of world’s six highest peaks from Kanchenjunga and Makalu due far east with Mt. Everest, Lhotse and Cho-Oyu includes Mt. Shisapangma towards south west.
Where all high snow-capped mountain range borders Nepal and Tibet as drive reaches you around remote and isolated corners of Tibet at Rongbuk a place with old monastery and a nunnery.
At Rongbuk explore to another highlights of the adventure visiting Everest North Base Camp at the height of 5,200 m and 17, 060 ft the highest spot of our journey enjoy spectacular views of towering Mt. Everest also called Chomolungma by Tibetans, means ‘Great Mother’.
Enjoying glorious time and experience our adventure takes you back to Lhasa on visiting Shigatse city, from Lhasa where scenic panoramic flight brings you to Kathmandu in Nepal, after a most remarkable time in Lhasa and Everest base camp tour.