Tibet EBC Namtso Lake Tour

Duration: 10 Days   |   Based on 1 Review

The most amazing Tibet EBC Namtso Lake tour starts from the vibrant city of Lhasa by appreciating its prominent historical and religious sites like Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera and Drepung monastery.

Your arrival to the holy city will be greeted by the lovely blue sky and an impressive glimpse of gigantic Potala palace perched on the red hill, while during a couple of days acclimation and jet-lag alleviation, we have thoughtfully selected mystical Potala Palace, divine Jokhang temple, straggling Drepung and Sera monastery to explore. Before immersing into the terrains of the young Himalayan region, the sprawling holy Yamdrok Lake, thriving Karo la glaciers, mystical Gyantse Khubum stupa, and Tashi Lhunpo monastery keep you stirring with astonishment and appreciation.

The terrain of mighty Himalayan is remarked by different geological formations and superb panorama of Himalayan range, spend a night at the foot of the world tallest mountain, you may have a short hike 12km at the EBC which a challenging at the high altitude, then we retrace the road back along the Northern friendship highway we plunge into the Changthang(Northern nomadic grassland), within the impressive Oyuk valley, beautiful village farm and typical villages are peacefully enjoying their remote location, this part is rarely traveled by mass tourism and further cross the Shogula pass to Yangpache and then to Namtso Lake, overnight on the Tashi Do peninsula. 

Highlights

Explore the ancient Lhasa city, Shigatse, Everest Base camp Tibet, Namtso lake, Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Bazaar, Sera and Drepung Monastery

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Lhasa (3650m)
  • Day 02Lhasa sightseeing
  • Day 03Lhasa sightseeing
  • Day 04Lhasa-Shigatse (3900m), 350km, approx 7hrs
  • Day 05Shigatse-EBC (5200m), 350km, approx 7hrs
  • Day 06EBC-Shigatse (3900m), 350km, approx 7hrs
  • Day 07Shigatse-Namtso lake (4720m), 380km, approx 7.5hrs
  • Day 08Namtso-Lhasa (3650m), 250km, approx 4hrs
  • Day 10Depart from Lhasa.
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
  • Namtso lake and Everest base camp permits.
  • Final transfer to Lhasa airport.
  • Tibet/Chinese Visa
  • Flight/train fares
  • Lunch, dinner, drinks, alcoholic beverages
  • Travel insurance
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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.

Tour Cost

In order for us to quote you the cost, please write to us with the number of members in your group, the type of vehicles you want and the category of hotels you would like to stay in.

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. 

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