- Day 1 Fly to Lhasa and transfer to hotel
You will be warmly welcomed by our Tibetan travel guide and driver and accompany to the holy city of Lhasa through the Yarlung Tsangpo river, known as Bharmaputra river and Kyichu river. Both of these two rivers flow through the eastern part of Tibet and finally it empties into the bay of Bengal in India.
- Day 2-3 sightseeing in Lhasa, Potala Palace, Jokang temple and Bharkor, Drepung & Sera monasteries. Hotel on BB
Visit Potala Palace which was the winter Palace of the successive Dalai Lamas and a sacred temple from the Tibetan Buddhist site. Jokang temple which is the most sacred and oldest temple of Tibet, built in the 7th century by the 33rd great Dharma king called Songtsen Gampo and today it is shrined to the most sacred image of Budha Shakyamuni, brought to Tibet from Nepal.
Visit two largest monasteries of Drepung and Sera in the central Tibet and see the most interesting monks philosophical dabate.
- Day 4 Drive to Gyantse, 3950mts,260Km. Hotel in Gyantse.
You will start your tour at around 9Am from your hotel and then drive towards Gyangtse through 3 big mountain passes, Kampa La, Karo La, Simila respectively. Karola is the highest pass among them which is over 5000Mts with it's most beautiful glaciers, beautiful Yamdrok lake emerged as coral color from the top of Kampala pass. You will have your lunch at Nakartse country which is just between the Yamdrok lake and Karola glaciers.
- Day 5 Drive-Gyantse-Shigatse-Sakya, 4050mts/290Km. Hotel in Shigatse.
You will start your tour at around 9 Am from your hotel and then drive towards Palchoe monastery for a few minutes. Visit Palchoe monastery and Kubum Pagoda stupa. After the sightseeing, You will have your lunch and then continue your journey to Shigatse by passing one of the biggest farming land in Tibet where people grow barley, wheat, different kinds of vegetables. Visit Tashi Lhunpo monastery which is the seat of the Penchen Lama. After lunch, continue your journey to Sakya monastery.
- Day 6 Drive Sakya-Kartha-Yulok,3690mts,260Km Camp
After breakfast, you will start your tour and cross the passes, Gyatso la,5220mts and Pangla,5000mts. From Tashizom village, you will turn left from the main road drive toward Kartha Chu village.
- Day 7 Trek Yulok-Dhampu,4260mts,4 hrs camp
Today you will start your trek and walk sloppy way up and the landscape from today is turning into more green. The memorable view of Sherpa Tenzing Norgye’village on the other side of the river who is the first climber of Mt Everest, Qomo Langma in Tibetan.
- Day 8 Trek Dhampu-Shaotso-Methok Sechen,4750mts,5 hrs Camp
After breakfast, start your trek and enjoy the beauty of the landscape of snow capped mountain, green grassland. We will have long distant view of Mt Makalu, 8475mts. Trek across the Shaola pass,4890mts and along the Shaotso which is a small beautiful lake.
- Day 9 Trek Methok Sechen-Zoksham-Tsonak-Thangsum,4400mts/6 hrs Camp
After breakfast, you will start your trek through the dense forest and beautiful meadows where you can see a group of nomads with their typical Tibetan nomadic tents as well as the most famous densely forested Karma valley. From your campsite, you will have a marvelous view of Makalu ,Everest Lhotse respectively.
- Day 10 Trek Thangsum-Pethang,4310mts,3 hrs camp
After breakfast, we will enjoy the most beautiful campsite where we can have the closest fantastic view of Mt Makalu, Lhotse and Everest respectively. After taking photos and enjoying the scenery, we will continuously trek down to Pethang Ringmo.
- Day 11 Trek pethang-Pethang Ringmo,4870mts,3 hrs Camp
After breakfast, we will trek close to the giant of Mt Makalu, Lhotse, and Everest and finally get to the east Basecamp of Mt Everest with full of Glaciers.
- Day 12 Explore the east Everest Base Camp. Camp
Trek above the Pethang Ringmo and enjoy the full day of exploring the east Everest Base camp and it’s biggest glaciers. Return to the same camp site
- Day 13 Trek Pethang Ringmo-Tso Shurima,4900mts,5 hrs camp
Today you will be viewing Khartapuri mountain-6600Mt with beautiful glaciers as well as Everest and Lhotse again. It is a valuable day for you to leisure your afternoon day nearby the lake Shurima
- Day 14 Trek Tso Shurima-Langmala,5250mts-Shomaling,4170mts,5-6 hrs then route to Rongbuk monastery,110Km drive Camp
After breakfast, start your trek as usual and cross the highest pass, Langma la,5250mts. From the top of the Langma la pass, you can view your last scenery of Lhotse and Everest. After the pass, you will see a small lake called Da-nyen, meaning Tibetan Bonjo in Tibetan named according to the located shape of the lake.
Today's scenery is the villages of Kharta valley and their fields where they can grow barley only.
After Yulok, we will be driving all the way to Rongbuk monastery. There are 110Km distance from Yulok to Rongbuk monastery, the highest monastery in the world.
- Day 15 Rongbuk monastery-Shigatse,3900mts,340km. Mansarovar hotel BB
Enjoy the morning sunrise view on the Everest top, have breakfast and After enjoying the most beautiful view of Mt Everest, we will drive to Lhatse for around 4 hrs drive.
- Day 16: Shigatse to Lhasa, 3650mts/280Km. Hotel in Lhasa.
Start your tour early in the morning and drive along the Bharmaputra river with a landscape of sandy hills, villages, and Rulak Yungdrung ling at the otherside of the river. You will have lunch in a small town called Nyenmo which is the border point between Shigatse and Lhasa . Free afternoon for shopping.
- Day 17: Drive to Lhasa Gongkar airport.(3600Mts/ 60Km ) End the trip