Beijing Lhasa Everest adventure

Duration: 19 Days   |  

Beijing Lhasa Everest adventure begins with a spectacular train journey from Beijing to Lhasa, the Train route to Lhasa, opened in July 2006, run on the highest rail line in the world, the line runs above 13000 feet above sea level for more than 80 percent of the route and tops at a height of 16,640 feet. The amazing ride in this tour starts from Beijing and ends in the capital city of Tibet, Lhasa. The trip takes around 48 hours and covers a distance of around 4,065 km. The power for the train is provided by three 3,800 horsepower diesel locomotive. Amazingly it climbs from Golmund City at 9,000 feet to Tanggula pass at 16,640 feet covered in mere six and a half hours.

Also known as the Sky Train passes through the biggest Qinghai Lake, the Bird Island, Chaerhan Salt Lake, Kunlun Mountains Pass, Tuotuo River, Changtang Grassland, Eight-Pagodas in North Tibet Pasture, Namtso (Lake Namco), Yambajan Hot Springs, an incredible journey through the picturesque locations, the vista of spectacular mountainous landscapes, the stunning snow-clad mountains, breathtaking deep valleys, delightful hilltops, exotic vast deserts or frozen lands and the exciting and unforgettable sight of the Tibetan myths all definitely be a magical moments.

The train has been equipped with oxygen-supplying equipment. Oxygen masks are available for those who are prone to altitude sickness.

In the ancient city of Lhasa, you will be taken on a guided tour to all the city's major attractions: Potala Palace, Sera Monastery, Norbulingka, etc. Excursions to important Tibetan cities of Shigatse, Gyantse, and Shegar are also included in your itinerary. On reaching Rongbuk, you get to view the world's highest mountain, Mount Everest. After Everest base camp excursion, the tour will continue to Lhasa and fly over mountain Everest (8,848m) to Kathmandu and continue the tour in Nepal as per the outlined itinerary. 

Highlights

  • Visit Lhasa, Gyantse, Shigatse, Tingri, Everest Base Camp, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan, sightseeing of Kathmandu valley 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 001/02Train ride to Lhasa:
  • Day 03Arrive in Lhasa:
  • Day 04Lhasa Sightseeing:
  • Day 05Drive to Gyantse:
  • Day 06Drive to Shigatse:
  • Day 07Drive 310 km to Tingri:
  • Day 08Drive to Everest Base Camp:
  • Day 09Drive back to Shigatse from Shegar:
  • Day 10Drive back to Lhasa:
  • Day 11Lhasa sightseeing:
  • Day 12Fly from Lhasa to Kathmandu:
  • Day 13Fly to Pokhara:
  • Day 14Pokhara tour:
  • Day 15Drive to Chitwan (148 km):
  • Day 16Elephant safari:
  • Day 17Drive back to Kathmandu:
  • Day 18Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley:
  • Day 19Departure:
Detail Itinerary

Inclusion

  • All necessary pick up and drops by private coach.
  • Comfortable van or bus with experienced driver during the tour
  • Tibet travel permit with all the road permits.
  • An English speaking Tibetan Local guide during the tour
  • Twin sharing hotel and guest house accommodations on bed and breakfast basis throughout the tour
  • Monasteries, Temples and palaces entry fees
  • Lhasa sightseeing with all entry permits
  • Everest base camp permits.
  • Pick up by private coach from Kathmandu airport.
  • Standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing with all the necessary entry fees and private transportation with an expert tour guide.
  • Pokhara sightseeing tour with hotel on bb based and necessary domestic flights.
  • Transfer from Pokhara to Chitwan.
  • 2 nights 3 days full board packages with all activities including elephant back safari, jungle walk, canoe trip, culture show, nature tour, bird watching tour, etc..
  • Transfer to Kathmandu, overnight hotel
  • Fare well dinner and final transfer to International Airport.
  • Tibet/Chinese Visa
  • Flight/train fares
  • Lunch, dinner, drinks, alcoholic beverages in Tibet, Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Nepal visa and Nepal Re-entry visa
  • Travel insurance
  • Hotel and sightseeing in Beijing
     
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Useful Information

Participants of the trip must keep in mind that this is an adventure journey that takes you into one of the remotest corners of the Tibetan plateau where many unexpected and unpleasant events may contribute to the need for a change in the itinerary. Depending on the prevailing situation, the itinerary can be modified to some extent after consulting with your guide. However, the date of the tour conclusion should always coincide with the original plan.

Flight fare

We provide you Kathmandu-Lhasa or Lhasa-Kathmandu air tickets along with tour packages but the price is not fixed always, so please ask before booking your trip. Also if you wish to fly from Beijing to Lhasa and want help from our side to book the air ticket then contact us and let us know your desired date, our ticketing officer will provide you entire details within 24 hours. 

List of Gears

  •  1 large duffel bag or backpack  
  •  1 small backpack or day pack 
  •  2 pair of warm synthetic or cotton pants  
  •  1 pair light hiking pants 
  •  2 pair long underwear tops and bottoms 
  •  1 fleece/wool jacket / pants 
  •  1 down jacket 
  •  1 Sleeping bag 
  •  1 set of light rain gear tops and bottoms 
  •  1 warm hat and 1 sun hat 
  •  6 pair of warm socks 
  •  1 pair comfortable waterproof hiking boots 
  •  I pair comfortable shoes (for wearing around camp) 
  •  2 pair long sleeve cotton shirt 
  •  1 pair warm gloves or mittens 
  •  1 pair of sunglasses (100% UV protective) 
  •  Sunscreen/lip salve (at least SPF 25) 
  •  1 silk or polyester scarf (to protect neck from the sun) 
  •  1 towel 
  •  Water bottle 2/lts 
  •  1 flashlight (w/ extra batteries) 

Toilet items

Towel, soap, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrush, comb/brush, razor, shaving cream, women’s items, toilet paper, etc. 

 First Aid / Medical Kits

We provide basic 1st aid items but we highly recommend that please bring a well-stocked personal medical kit. The suggested items are below. Consult your doctor for all prescription medicine.

  • Band-aids, bandages, medical tape, Neosporin, and other wound dressings 
  • Blister dressings, moleskin, spenco, 2nd skin 
  • Cold and flu tablets / nasal decongestant 
  • Antihistamine (for allergies) 
  • Aspirin or ibuprofen  
  • Imodium or Lomotil (anti-diarrhea) 
  • Hydration powder 
  • Throat lozenges/cough medicine 
  • Small pair of scissors /tweezers/thermometer 
  • Antibiotics (consult a doctor) 
  • Full supply of all current prescription medications. 
Ram Kumar Adhikari
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Mr. Ram Kumar Adhikari

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