Everest theme adventure 8 days tour covers classic attractions; Potala Palace in Lhasa, Jokhang Temple,Shigatse Yamdrok-tso lake ,Mount Everest base camp etc. the itinerary takes 8 days, which is the best choice for short-term travelers. This is a small group tour(approximately 6-15members each group) we offer bottle oxygen during trip to EBC and a English-Chinese languages local professional tour guide.
Day 1: Arrive in LhasaOur professional tour guide and driver will waiting for guests at Lhasa Kongga International Airport or Railway station. Giving you a warm welcome to wearing a HADA for you.Then drive to the hotel in Lhasa downtown for rest.Day 2: Lhasa city tour-Potala Palace-Johkang Temple-Barkhor StreetWaiting for tour-guide and drive you to our first view-spot Potala Palace which is the winter palace of the Dalai lama. It was put to use since the 7th Century by the 33rd great king of Tibet. After lunch,take a break, then guide to Johkang Temple which was founded by the 33rd great king of Tibet in the 7th century. Around the temple is Barkhor street, where you can do kora (a religious circle of a building or mountain) with pilgrims and locals, and explore the old market.Day3:Lhasa- via Gyantse to Shigatse After breakfast , drive from Lhasa to Shigatse .heading to our first view-spots Yamdrok-tso lake (4400m). Later, we will pass and enjoy the Korola Glacier on the roadside. Then, we will arrive in Gyantse. In Gyantse, we will visit the famous Pelkor Chode Monastery and Gyantse Kumbum enjoy the far view of Gyangtse Fortress. Then keep driving, we will arrive in our destination.Day4: Shigatse (3900m) to Everest Base Camp(5200m)After breakfast, we’ll leave Shigatse after getting your Alien’s travel permit, and then drive to Lhatse, we will pass Tsola Pass (4600M), and Gyatsola Pass (5248M). Shortly after we enter Mt. Everest National Nature Reserve, tourists can enjoy the panorama of Himalaya at Gawula Pass (5198m).Then we drive along the New zigzag road to Everest Base Camp (5200m).The sunset of golden Everest peak if time and weather permits at the lodging area.Day 5: EBC (5200m) and return to Shigatse (3900m) In the morning, you can see the Sunrise of Everest Peak at the lodging area, but depends the climate. Then we will visit the Rongbu Monastery - the unique highest monastery with nuns and monks living together. Finally, we will drive back to Shigatse.Day 6: Shigatse (3900m) to Lhasa (3650m)After your breakfast, we will heading to Tashilhunpo Monastery which is one of the Six Big Monasteries of Gelugpa (or Yellow Hat Sect) in Tibet. then drive back to Lhasa. Stay overnight in Lhasa.Day 7: Lhasa-Lake Namtso-LhasaIn the morning, drive from Lhasa to Lake Namtso for one day tour.Day 8: Lhasa city town-airport or railway station.After breakfast, our guide and driver will transfer you guys to airport or railway station.