FOOT AND SHADOWS WALKING HOLIDAY TOURS

Kathmandu to Lhasa fly in drive out via Everest base camp

‘exciting journey on the roof of the world with north Everest base camp’

Trip Outlook:

Trip basis:                              On Hotel & Lodge.
Trip grade:                            Moderate with High altitude
Tibet duration:                     09 nights & 10 days.
Highest elevation:                5, 220 m at Gyatso-la pass.
Seasons:                                  April to October.

Introduction:

Foot and Shadows Walking Holiday Tours offer Lhasa to Kathmandu via Everest Base Camp, where you will be surrounded by cultural background with beautiful high peaks and amazing landscapes.

Lhasa to Kathmandu with Everest Base Camp starts with scenic flight and with overland drive back to Kathmandu with grand vista of Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Ganesh Himal (7,405 m) Langtang Lirung (7,234 m),  Dorje Lakpa (6,980m/22,929ft) Mt. Gauri-Shanker (7,145 m) and Cho-Oyu 8,201 m / 26,906 ft, Shishapangma 8,013 / 26, 289 ft.

Around Lhasa visit famous monasteries Drefung, Shera, Jhorkang Temple and colorful old Barkor market square and visiting the famed Potala palace and then drive towards Khamba-la pass at 4,800 meters with panorama of Tibetan landscapes and then driving past the beautiful Turquoise lake Yamdrok Tsho and to reach Gyantse visit Dzong and Kumbum terracotta and drive to Tibet’s 2nd largest city of Shigatse seat of great Panchen Lama visiting the golden roofed Tashilumpo monastery, then scenic drive to Gyatso-la highest point of the journey at 5,220 m and then towards Rongbuk Monastery with views of Mt. Everest, visit base camp.

After Everest North base camp drive back on the main Lhasa / Kathmandu highway crossing the last Laylung-la at 5,050 m with incredible views, then back into tree lines to the border town of Zhangmu for scenic drive back to Kathmandu.

Fabulous Lhasa to Kathmandu with Everest base camp concludes in Kathmandu with great service of Foot and Shadows Walking Holiday Tours.

Itinerary:

Day 01:             Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 02:             In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour at places of interest.

Day 03:                  Fly to Lhasa and transfer to hotel near Barkhor square
Day 04 – 05:          In Lhasa sightseeing tour of famous monasteries and palace.
Day 06:                  Drive to Gyantse 3,950 m over Karo-la and Yamdrok Tsho lake
Day 07:                 Drive to Shigatse 3,900 m – 03 hrs and visit Tashilumpo monastery.
Day 08:                 Drive to Shegar or New Tingri 4, 350 m – 05 hrs.
Day 09:                  Drive to Rongbuk Monastery 4,950 m – 04 hrs.
Day 10:                  At Rongbuk visit Everest Base Camp 5,200 m – 04 hrs (both ways)
Day 11:                  Drive to Zangmu 1,940 m – 06 hrs.
Day 12:                  Drive to Kathmandu via Kodari – 07 hrs.

Day 13:                  International departure for homeward bound.

 

Extension trip within Kathmandu and beyond:
Para Gliding – Bungy Jumping – Cannoning – Rafting at Upper Sun-kosi
(Bhote-kosi) Trisuli River-Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park or tours in Kathmandu-Bhaktapur & Patan ( Lalitpur)

For more information and trip details please contact us:


Price Includes

  1. All pickup and drop from International airport.
  2. Twin sharing accommodation hotel in Kathmandu ( Breakfast included.)
  3. Welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu in a typical Nepali restaurant with cultural show  dance performance in the evening before departure.
  4. All ground Transportation by Private Tourist Vehicle.
  5. English speaking government license holder tour guide in Kathmandu.
  6. All government taxes, VAT, Tourist Service charges and official expenses.
  7. Temple and monasteries entry Permit fees in Kathmandu.

The Tour Cost Includes in TIBET  :

  1. Tibet Permits and visa Applications.
  2. Accommodation twin Sharing Basis include Breakfast [B.B ].
  3. All transportation by vehicle for groups size.
  4. Monastery entrance fees.
  5. English speaking Tibetan guide per as the itinerary.
  6.  Sightseeing.

Price Excludes

  1. International Airfare.
  2. Kathmandu to Lhasa flight air ticket price no includes this package sometimes change airfare so but we will arrange your Flight  Air ticket you need to pay separately .
  3. Any others expenses which are not mentioned above Nepal entry visa; you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 30 days can be obtained by paying USD $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos).
  4. Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu and Tibet . ( you can eat verity Food in your choice)
  5. Travel Insurance.
  6. Personal expenses (phone calls, baggage charge, Bottle water laundry, bar bills etc.)
  7. All alcoholic and cold drinks.
  8. Tips for guides and Staff.
  9. Single supplement fee USD.$350
  10. Extra expenses due to flight delays, strikes, weather condition or any event out of our control anything not included in service column.

Tibet has different climatic conditions so warm clothes are required during winter (pullovers or jackets) and in summer cotton clothes or light Jacket  are preferably better.

NOTE  :-

Foot and Shadows Walking Holiday Tours with extension trip in Kathmandu and beyond:
Para Gliding-Zip Flyer- Rafting Bhote Kosi River – Sun Kosi River- Trisuli River- ( Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park and sightseeing tour in Pokhara  or short hike. )