Tibet Overland with EBC Tour

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tibet overland tour

Tibet Overland with EBC  Tour is a short duration trip but gives you real taste of Tibet. Because of which every trekkers want to do this tour in current days. Everest base camp is the main high lights of this trip. We will enjoy traveling through Friendship Highway. In the highway we can see the awe inspiring scenery like the side of heaven. Potala Palace, Sera and Drepung monasteries are the most important things needed to be explored. Our most of the route pass through snow capped mountain peaks then also we will have view of Crystal Lakes, numerous Tibetan settlements, ancient monasteries and temple, dramatic high passes and so on. We will have full opportunity to explore the cultural things. Gyantse and Shigatse is a village where we can learn about Buddhism clearly. The sheer brilliance of high peaks is the main attraction of Tibet Overland with Everest Base Camp Tour.

Tibet Overland with Everest Base Camp Tour starts with a high land flight from Kathmandu to Lhasa. We will enjoy the beautiful view of cool mountains. We will spend our first three days in Lhasa the capital city and heart of Tibet. We will have excellent sightseeing and accumulate our self for further tour. Friendship Highway which is so amazing will be our main tour route. After roaming all the places of Tibet we will return back to Kodari and drive back to Kathmandu to end our tour. In the time of spring season we will have nice road to trek. So spring season is regarded as the best season to do trekking in this path. But A One Nepal Trek is always with you to tour in Tibet Everest Base Camp. Our company will make the trekking days according to the choice of customers.

Short Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and check-in to Hotel

Day 02: Sightseeing Tour of Kathmandu Valley and Pre-trip Preparation

Day 03: Arrive in Lhasa by Air

Day 04: Lhasa Sightseeing

Day 05: Lhasa Sightseeing

Day 06: Lhasa to Gyantse (3950m) then Shigatse (3900m)

Day 07: Shigatse (3900m) to Tingri (4390m) then EBC (5200m)

Day 08: Drive back to Tingri to Zhangmu(2300m)

Day 09: Drive Zhngmu to Kodari then Kathmandu (1300m)

Day 10: Final Departure

Details Intinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and check-in to Hotel

After landing the flight at TIA, a representative of A Nepal Trek will warmly receive you and will move towards the hotel arranged by A One Nepal Trek. We will enjoy delicious dinner at night with a brief description of the upcoming trekking program.

Day 02: Sightseeing Tour of Kathmandu Valley and Pre-trip Preparation

Today, we spend the whole for the sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley with guide. After having breakfast, we visit Pashupatinath, which is regarded as the holiest temple of Lord Shiva then to Bauddhanath known as Little Tibet. From Bauddhanath, we visit Swayambhunath known as Monkey Temple   which is an ancient religious place for Buddhist. After Swayambhunath, we drive to Kathmandu (Basantpur) Durbar Square. Finally, you will have dinner at hotel and stay there overnight.

Day 03: Arrive in Lhasa by Air

Our arrival will be at Gonggar airport. Then we will have an easy two hour scenic drive to Lhasa. The rest of the day can be enjoyed relaxing. We will spend our night at the hotel of Lhasa.

Day 04: Lhasa Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel, we will start the sightseeing tour to different ancient monuments of city with our experienced English speaking Tibetan guide. At the beginning, we will visit the beautiful Sera Monastery then the afternoon will be enjoyed in visiting the Jokhang temple and Norbulingka palace. We will return back to hotel to stay or night.

Day 05: Sightseeing in Lhasa

Today also we will explore Lhasa valley. Firstly we will visit the splendid Potala Palace which is regarded to have existence before 17th century. To enjoy the trip you will also visit Drepung Monastery of historical and cultural significances. Once home to over 10,000 monks, the Drepung Monastery is still the hypnotic sight to enjoy. Then we will return to hotel to stay overnight.

Day 06: Lhasa to Gyantse (3950m) then Shigatse (3900m)

After having breakfast, we will leave Lhasa and get through Land cruisers along the Friendship highway. We need to pass numerous passes, such as Khambo La and Kharo La. The tempting views of the Himalayan range can be seen. Then we will reach Gyantse. And we will explore more amazing Tibetan culture as you see the Gyangtse Dzong and Kumbum. Then, the trip will continue another two hours easy drive to shigatse. Our night will be at hotel.

Day 07: Shigatse (3900m) to Tingri (4390m) then EBC (5200m)

After breakfast we will visit Tashilumpu Monastery, one of the largest functioning monasteries in Tibet. It lasted then Cultural Revolution nearly unscathed. After the visit, we will drive further along the snow capped mountains to reach Everest base camp via historical city of Tingri. Our night will be at guest house in Rongbuk base camp.

Day 08: Drive back to Tingri to Zhangmu(2300m)

This morning is the highlight of the trip heading to incredible base camp of Mt. Everest. We can take a local transport to cover this 8 km distance to reach Everest Base camp. The view of Everest from so close make the mountain seems even more impressive than before. Of course, it is a truly breathtaking experience to gaze up at the sheer North face of this highest mountain in the world. After exploring EBC we will return on the Friendship highway and continue our amazing journey down to a small border town called Zhangmu.

Day 09: Drive Zhngmu to Kodari then Kathmandu (1300m)

We will leave Zhangmu in the morning and move forward to the border of Nepal. The Friendship Bridge is situated at the Border of Tibet and Nepal which is only a few km from Zhangmu. You may say good bye to your guide and staff then pace down to Nepal side where our Nepalese staff will meet you at the immigration Control in Kodari and assist with all the reentry formalities. The Kathmandu city, our final destination, is only five hours drive to south.

Day 10: Final Departure

After having a night rest at Kathmandu, we will pack our luggage to march ourselves towards TIA. We have to reach at airport 3 hours before the flight. We will attend a small farewell program organized by A One Nepal Trek. After then we will catch the flight to return back to the home country. We hope, while returning back to home country you will think for a re visit to Nepal. We hope for your better journey.

Cost Includes

  • All Airports pick up and drop.
  • 2 night’s standard hotel in Kathmandu.
  • 12 days in local lodges/ tea-house accommodation during the trek.
  • All 3 meals per day during the trek [B+L+D] and a cup of tea with every meal.
  • All ground transport. From Kathmandu to Kathmandu by bus.
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide, assistant trek guide as per bigger size of group of trekkers: (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and lodging, }
  • Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion.
  • All necessary paper work and permits (National park entry ticket, trekking permit, TIMS)
  • A medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
  • All government and local taxes.

Cost excludes:

  • Nepal Visa fee (Nepal provides on arrival visa in Immigrations, bring accurate USD cash and *two passport photographs,)
  • Meal city like Kathmandu
  • Extra calculate for additional programs as per above itinerary.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Local donation & Tips for guides and porters.
  • Personal expenses (Pot of tea, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)

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Trek highlights:

One of the most popular short-medium easy trek of Nepal. Rich of nature with 3 major peaks [Mt Dhaulagiri 8167m, Mt Annapurna I 8091m, Mt Manaslu 8163m] and several of beautiful peaks. Heavy colorful forest with verity of flora & fauna. Charming mingle society of people with them unique culture, religion and seasonal harvesting. Clean running humming waterfalls and streams.

Safety – Health- facility:

Our first goal is “first safety” for all of our clients and staff. We have smartly experienced friendly and knowledge able workers team. All they are well trained and must of they are license holder Guides. We arrange first aid. Also the area has heath post on every 2 days, and main hospital is not farther than maximum 5 hrs, from any part. We can use a quick drive on ruff road, carry by the people, take a horse ride, and arrange the Helicopter at our needed as per the emergency encase. The physical walk is 6 hours average per day with mini bag with your valued things average 2-5 kg. but 2 days is shorter.

Your Personal Travel Insurance:

We highly advised you to make your travel insurance during Nepal trip from your own country. It is a condition upon joining any of our trips that all clients be insured for comprehensive expenses that might incur due to medical issues or accidents (this includes air ambulance, helicopter rescue, and treatment costs).we don’t arrange or sell insurance.

Tea house Local lodge during the Trek:

All accommodations for Ghorepani-Poon hill Trek are on twin sharing basis included in the trip cost and are chosen based on standard of hygiene, standard and clean of tourist standard available. There are mostly shame styles of accommodations during our trekking. And very some of place has limits of Attach bath room as your own payment. All the lodging and meal cost has controlled by management community at in area.

Meals and Water:

During our Trek, we can enjoy typical Nepali food, different ethnic cuisines as well as all types of international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, and Indian.) are from the menu as per local supplement. Lodge has well trained cook basically attention for clean, hygienic, fresh and nice testy foods. We can even enjoy hot chocolates, variety of breads, variety of drinks, and snacks. You could have able to buy Bottled water from every settlement. Even we would like to support you to pay for local purifying water cheaper with that’s help to controlled plastic pollution. Also the boiled water, or running fresh water with your peals or filtering is much recommended.

What to bring with you:

Raincoat, bag cover, round sun hat. Half paint for rain, waterproof waking boot, Suntan lotion, sunglass, light waterproof gore tax set, a pair of sleepers, some t-shirt, If you have your private light sleeping bag/If Not we will provide, walking stick, your regular drug and necessary you things.

Environmental sensitive:

The Annapurna region is stunningly beautiful, but equally fragile. Future generations have just as much of a right to appreciate it as we do. Hence, the tourism industry has an obligation to protect and preserve it. We are consideration a ‘zero impact’ policy on the natural environment and the traditional communities that live at the traveled places. We enforce a number of do’s and don’ts. We also work alongside “KEEP” in order to maintain our environmental concerns.

Best Season: We are Sure Ghorepani-Poon hill trek for all Season. Even Sep to Dec and Feb to Apr is best.

Hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara:

Let us advice as per your choice. 5 stars hotels are in Kathmandu: Hyatt regency, Yak &Yeti, De’l Annapurna, The Everest Hotel, The Malla hotel, and others 4,3, 2,1 stars hotels: 5 stars hotel in Pokhara: Phulbari resort. And others standard hotels: Fishtail lodge, Meera Hotel.

Booking Policy:

Confirm your trip at least two months before, with 25% of payment and a copy of your passport. One group leader or agent will be free of service charge above 12 of paying person in a group.[tax, flight and monuments fee is not free.

Fixed Departure

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Manual Notes:

The cost will be valued by: Your standard of hotels, service, group size and other extra activities. Please kindly let us know.

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