Lhasa – EBC Tour | Royal Penguin Adventures

Lhasa - EBC Tour

The Tibet with Mount Everest Base Camp Tour is a very comprehensive tour of Tibet with visits to the cultural, historic and natural attractions of Tibet. The tour includes all the important places of interest in central & south Tibet including a visit to Rongphu Monastery and Mt. Everest Base Camp. After flying in to Lhasa from Kathmandu explore the cultural and historic sites of Lhasa, Shigatse and Gyantse. Afterwards drive overland, in 4-WD jeeps, across the Tibetan highlands and high passes to the fabled Rongphu Monastery and Mt. Everest Base Camp from where the view of the great North face of Mount Everest is the most spectacular of all. From Ronbphu drive along the Friendship Highway through the Himalayas to Kathmandu, Nepal.

1 pax: $4,000

2-4 pax: $3,600

5-8 pax: $3,270

9+ pax: $2,970

Duration: 14 days
Max elevation: 5150 m
Activity: tour
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Brief Itinerary

Day 1:
Arrival in Kathmandu (1315m)

Day 2:
Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Day 3:
Flight Kathmandu – Lhasa (3,650m): 1 hr

Day 4:
Lhasa sightseeing (Potala palace and Johkang Temple)

Day 5:
Lhasa sightseeing (Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery)

Day 6:
Drive to Gyantse (3950m) 261 km

Day 7:
Sightseeing in Gyantse & drive to Shigatse (3900 m) - 90km

Day 8:
Sightseeing & drive to Shegar (4050m) - 244km

Day 9:
Drive to Rongbuk (5000m) 68km - Everest base camp

Day 10:
Explore EBC (5150m) and drive back to Tingri

Day 11:
Drive to Kerung (2300m) 181km

Day 12:
Kerung to Kathmandu (6 hrs drive)

Day 13:
Kathmandu sightseeing (Optional: 1-hr mountain flight to Everest)

Day 14:
Departure from Nepal


  • Accommodation in Kathmandu in Aria Boutique Hotel & Spa/ Royal Penguin Boutique Hotel & Spa, double occupancy, with breakfast
  • Accommodation in hotels and guesthouses in Tibet, double occupancy, with breakfast
  • English speaking tour guide in Kathmandu & Tibetan guide in Tibet
  • Transportation as per the itinerary by Jeep
  • Sightseeing entrance fees in Kathmandu
  • Entry fee to mentioned sightseeing places in Tibet
  • All necessary permits
  • Tibet Group Visa Fee
  • Border transfer Kodari – Kathmandu
  • All Government taxes

Not included

  • Travel Insurance
  • Lunch and Dinner in cities up to Shigatse
  • Nepal re-entry visa fee
  • Liquor beverages (hard and soft drinks)
  • Expenses of personal nature, phone calls, laundry etc
  • Gratuity to staff
  • Service of porter while crossing the Friendship Bridge
  • Services of Porter and other vehicles in between in case of landslides and other natural calamities beyond our control and expenses incurred during rescue services
  • Any extra cost not mentioned in “Included” section