Nam Tso Lake Trekking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Lhasa:

Day 02: Lhasa sightseeing:

Day 03: Lhasa sightseeing:

Day 04: Lhasa - Damxunga:

Day 05: Acclimatization:

Day 06: Trek to herder's camp:

Day 07: Cross Kong La:

Day 08: To Tashi Do and Nam-tso Lake:

Day 09: Namto lake Excursion:

Day 10: Namto lake to Lhasa:

Day 11: Lhasa - Departure: 

  • Day 01 Arrive in Lhasa:

    Lhasa Airport picking up, have a good rest in the afternoon. Overnight at Lhasa. 

  • Day 02 Lhasa sightseeing:

    Visit Potola Palace, Johkang temple, and Barkor Market. Overnight at Lhasa. 

  • Day 03 Lhasa sightseeing:

    Visit Drepung Monastery, Sera Monastery, overnight at Lhasa. 

  • Day 04 Lhasa - Damxunga:

    After breakfast we Drive about 3 hrs to Damxunga via Yangpachen Hot spring and begin trek. Alpine Eco trek’s staff will fix the tented camp. 

  • Day 05 Acclimatization:

    Today, explore the nomad camps and a nearby monastery and stay overnight here for acclimatization. We stay at Tent. 

  • Day 06 Trek to herder's camp:

    After breakfast we start trekking about 7-8 hours, We cross several rivers on horseback; trail passes through sparse vegetation, rocky terrain, hummock fields, meadows and wild flowers. Camping at herder's camp at 4, 725m (15,500ft).

  • Day 07 Cross Kong La:

    Conquer Kong La (17,187 ft) with spectacular views of Namtso Lake, Tibet's second largest saltwater lake with a surface area of 798 square miles. Descend to a broad basin of red hills and green meadows intersected by large, rolling moraines. Camp at an elevation of about 4, 940m (16,200 ft.)

  • Day 08 To Tashi Do and Nam-tso Lake:

    We start our Trekking after breakfast on the way we visit few herders' camps. walking distance 7-8 hrs. 

  • Day 09 Namto lake Excursion:

    Today we explore hermitage cave on the lakeshore, remarkable monastery, also we make short circuit around Tashi Do Chung, and enjoy the view of Nyenchen Tanglha mountain range. Overnight guesthouse.

  • Day 10 Namto lake to Lhasa:

    Drive back to Lhasa, on the way we will visit Tsurpu Monastery. Overnight at hotel. 

  • Day 11 Lhasa - Departure:

    After breakfast at Hotel transfer to the Airport for your next destination.