Everest base camp trekking
Overland Tibet tour via Everest base camp – Lhasa to Kathmandu overland tour via Everest base camp passes through cultural centers of Tibet like Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse, drives past high passes and beautiful turquoise lakes and finally takes you to the northern base camp of mt Everest before reaching Kathmandu.
This is the most popular of all our tours in Tibet and covers all the best that the land has to offer. The tour starts with a spectacular flight across the Himalayas from Kathmandu to Lhasa .In Lhasa we explore the heritage sites, important monasteries and old traditional quarter of the city .Some of these include the Potala palace , Jokhang temple , traditional Bharkhor market and Drepung and Sera monasteries. We leave Lhasa in a 4WD jeep and en route our overland Tibet tour pass through ancient Buddhist monasteries of Tashilumpo at Shigatse, the Kumbum Stupa at Gyantse, and drive past the beautiful turquoise lakes .
Enjoying superb mountain scenery, we reach the Rongbuk monastery and the base camp of Mt Everest itself. The view is simply breathtaking . Finally we cross the Nepal Tibet border and drive to Kathmandu along the lush forest and farm terraces, in contrast to the arid and dry Tibet.
Below you will find two different itineraries , the first one driving Lhasa to Kathmandu and the second one driving from Kathmandu to Lhasa , the opposite way.