18 days (5 days Everest trek, 6 days Tibet/Lhasa tour, 3 days in Kathmandu)
Trip No. SR167
Max. Altitude: 5500 m/17040 ft
After two days sightseeing tour in Kathmandu, we drive to Zangmu/Nyalam, over night hotel. This overland tour consists of two parts, first we drive in to Everest BC, begin camping trip to have a spectacular view of the world highest peak. Trekking from old Tingri to Mt. Everest Base Camp will take about 5 days. After one day exploring we drive to the Lhasa capital City of Tibet on the second part of the trip. In route to Lhasa there are overnight stays and sightseeing at Shegar, Shigatse, Gyangtse, and a side trip to Sakya monastery. The Sakya monastery is the oldest and biggest monastery of the Sakyapa sect.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel
Day 02/3: Kathmandu sightseeingtour
Day 04: Driv from Kathmandu to Zangmu/ Nyalam
Day 05: Rest day for acclimatization at Nyalam (3700m)
Day 06/10: Drive to Everest BC and trek
Day 11/13: Drive to Lhasa
Day14/15: Lhasa tour: The Potala Palace, Drepung, Sera, Jokhang Monastery and Barkhor.
Day 16: After breakfast fly to Kathmandu
Day 17: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 18: Transfer to the airport for final departure.
Seasons: Mar-Dec, Minimum pax: 4