About Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour - Fixed Departure Lhasa overland Tour from Nepal 2024

Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour - Fixed Departure Lhasa overland Tour from Nepal 2024

Himalayan Asia Treks and Expedition P Ltd offers an exceptional Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour, highly praised in Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour reviews. The comprehensive tour packages cover every detail, including a carefully crafted itinerary, to ensure a seamless experience. The tour price and cost are competitively set, offering great value for an adventure that covers the Lhasa to Everest Base Camp distance and extends into the scenic landscapes of Nepal. Recognized among the best Tibet tours, this journey from Tibet to Nepal promises breathtaking views and unforgettable memories for every traveler.

The Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour with Himalayan Asia Treks is an extraordinary adventure that promises to take you on a journey of a lifetime, deep into the heart of the Himalayas, where you'll experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the world's highest mountain, Mount Everest. This carefully crafted tour offers a unique blend of cultural immersion and high-altitude exploration, making it a remarkable and unforgettable experience.

Starting in the vibrant and culturally rich city of Kathmandu, the tour begins with an exploration of Nepal's capital, where you'll visit ancient temples, bustling markets, and learn about the rich history and traditions of the Nepalese people. As you venture into the Kathmandu Valley, you'll have the opportunity to discover UNESCO World Heritage Sites, such as Swayambhunath Stupa (also known as the Monkey Temple), Boudhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple, providing a deep insight into the spiritual and cultural tapestry of Nepal.

After your cultural immersion in Kathmandu, the journey takes you to the picturesque town of Lhasa in Tibet, where you'll experience the unique Tibetan culture, history, and breathtaking landscapes. Lhasa, with its stunning monasteries, such as the Potala Palace and Jokhang Temple, offers an intriguing insight into the Tibetan way of life. The high-altitude environment also gives you a chance to acclimatize before heading to the Everest Base Camp.

The highlight of the tour is, of course, the visit to the Everest Base Camp. As you embark on your journey towards the Everest region, you'll be greeted with unparalleled views of the Himalayas, including not only Mount Everest but also the surrounding peaks. The trek to the Everest Base Camp is a challenging yet incredibly rewarding experience. You'll walk through lush forests, traditional Sherpa villages, and past stunning glaciers and icefalls, all while surrounded by the majestic scenery of the Khumbu region.

Himalayan Asia Treks, with their expertise and experienced guides, ensures that your trek to Everest Base Camp is not only safe but also educational, as they share their knowledge about the local culture, geography, and mountaineering history. The journey provides you with a profound connection to the natural world and an appreciation of the strength and resilience of the people living in this rugged and remote region.

The Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour with Himalayan Asia Treks is an adventure of a lifetime that combines the best of both Nepal and Tibet. It offers you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich cultures of these regions, all while taking in the breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas, including the world's tallest peak. This tour is a perfect blend of adventure, culture, and natural beauty that will leave you with memories to cherish forever, and a deeper understanding of the Himalayan region and its people.

Tibet Everest Base Camp Tour from Nepal

Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp (EBC) Tour is known as the Tibet Tour an overland from Nepal and we are operating Fixed Departure / Group Joining Tibet Overland Tour in every saturday from Kathmandu, Nepal. Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp (EBC) Tour is specially designed for travelers who cannot endure trekking for long hours but still want to be on the Great Majestic Mount Everest lap in Tibet. This Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp (EBC) Tour is perfect for them. Starting the tour from Kathmandu, Nepal, and ending after the return from the heart of Tibet, Lhasa has been tailored to cover the most popular iconic pilgrimage sites, monasteries, lakes and landmarks, and majestic mountains of these two beautiful countries.

The first part of the Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp (EBC) Tour begins with a UNESCO World Heritage Sites visit in Kathmandu.

 Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, the largest in Asia, Patan Durbar Square, and Bhaktapur Durbar Square while heading back from Nagarkot- a beautiful hill station where we will hideout for a night to enjoy the dusk and dawn, the sun-kissed mountain ranges and those green valleys on the outskirt.

The Tibet Overland Tour from Nepal is a popular and adventurous journey that allows travelers to explore the beautiful landscapes and rich cultural heritage of Tibet. The tour typically begins in Kathmandu, Nepal, and follows a scenic route that takes you through the Himalayas, crossing the border into Tibet and eventually reaching Lhasa, the capital city.Taking a tour from Nepal to Tibet overland can be a fascinating and memorable journey, allowing you to experience the stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage of the Himalayan region.


Kathmandu to Lhasa via Kyirong: Another route is to travel from Kathmandu to the Nepal-China border at Gyirong/Rasuwa and then proceed by road to Lhasa. This route is known for its diverse landscapes, including lush valleys, high mountain passes, and the stunning Everest Base Camp on the way.

Visa and Permits:

To enter Tibet, you will need both a Chinese visa and a Tibet Travel Permit.

  • Chinese Visa: Apply for a Chinese visa through the Chinese embassy or consulate in your home country or in Kathmandu. It's essential to mention your intention to visit Tibet in your visa application. For applying China Visa , you need to physical present before 5 days in Nepal.
  • Tibet Travel Permit: After obtaining your Chinese visa, you'll need to join a registered tour operator in Tibet who will arrange your Tibet Travel Permit. The tour operator will assist you in obtaining the necessary permits, including the Tibet Travel Permit, Alien's Travel Permit (if required for specific regions), and Military Permit (if visiting restricted areas). They will also provide a guide, as independent travel is not allowed in Tibet.

Altitude Considerations

Tibet is known as the "Roof of the World" due to its high altitude. It's important to acclimatize properly to avoid altitude sickness. Spend a few days in Kathmandu or other high-altitude areas in Nepal before entering Tibet. Once in Tibet, ascend gradually and stay hydrated. Listen to your body and follow your guide's advice regarding altitude sickness prevention and treatment.

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    Scenic Highlights and Attractions:

    During your overland journey, you'll encounter various highlights and attractions. Some notable places to visit include:

    • Lhasa: Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Norbulingka Palace.
    • Gyantse: Pelkor Chode Monastery, Gyantse Dzong (Fortress), Kumbum Stupa.
    • Shigatse: Tashilhunpo Monastery, Sakya Monastery.
    • Everest Base Camp: Located on the northern side of Mount Everest, it offers breathtaking views of the world's highest peak.
    • Yamdrok Lake and Gyantse: En route to Lhasa, you will visit several noteworthy destinations. One of the highlights is Yamdrok Lake, a turquoise-colored lake surrounded by snow-capped mountains. You will also stop at Gyantse, a historic town known for its impressive Tibetan architecture and the iconic Gyantse Kumbum.
    • Lhasa Exploration: After several days of driving, you will finally arrive in Lhasa, the spiritual heart of Tibet. Here, you will spend a few days exploring the city's significant cultural and historical sites. Some of the must-visit attractions in Lhasa include the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, Barkhor Street, Sera Monastery, and Norbulingka Palace.

    Day to Day Itinerary

    The first day is the day you arrive at the Land of The Himalayas-Nepal. You will be landing at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu. We cordially welcome you at the airport and transfer you to our hotel in Kathmandu. After your hotel check-in formalities, you can get refreshed and get some rest to overcome the tiresome long-haul flight, perhaps!
    In the evening, a short briefing session will be held to familiarize you all about your upcoming trips. 
    Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.

    • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
    • Location: Kathmandu.

    After taking breakfast, we will visit China Visa Center for the bio metric and rest day. 

    Overnight stay at the hotel in Kathmandu.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
    • Location: Kathmandu.

    Enjoy your breakfast in the morning. Today, we will have a full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu. All these sites will be the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

    We begin our tour from Kathmandu Durbar Square. Listed by the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kathmandu Durbar Square has gradually been fascinating spot since decades for all visitors.We, then proceed towards Swayambhunath, which is to the west of the city. Swayambhunath Stupa located at hill-top, with fabulous views of Kathmandu city, green hills that surround the valley and high mountains.Next, we drive to Pashupatinath Temple-the largest temple complex in Nepal and the biggest Hindu temple in the World. The temple is situated on the banks of Bagmati river and is one of the main temples of Lord Shiva.Finally, we will hit the north road, heading for Boudhanath Stupa, a few minutes driving. Boudhanath is one of the largest Stupas in South Asia which was built on the ancient trade route to Tibet. This is the main Stupa built in Nepalese Buddhist style.

    Overnight stay at the hotel in Kathmandu.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
    • Location: Nagarkot.

    Today, after breakfast, we will drive to Nagarkot hill station. But first, we hit the road to Patan Durbar Square, yet another UNESCO World Heritage Site in the valley.

    Patan Durbar Square, to the south of Kathmandu, is known for its rich tradition of arts and architectures especially of handicrafts, stone carvings, metal statues and idols. Next, we will drive to Nagarkot. Nagarkot is a hill station to the North-East of Kathmandu adjoining the valley at the elevation of 2,175 m (7,136 ft). The place is most visited to enjoy the view of sunrise and sunset, impressive Himalayan mountains and peaks that includes Mt. Everest as well, and the scenery outskirt of Kathmandu.

    Overnight stay at the hotel in Nagarkot.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
    • Location: Kathmandu.

    Early morning, we will walk up to the view point, a platform with a view tower from where we can enjoy the view of mountains and sunrise and the valleys around.After breakfast, we will drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square for sightseeing of this ancient classical city and the UNESCO World Heritage Site.The Bhaktapur Durbar Square, a cultural UNESCO world heritage site, located to the east of Kathmandu in Bhaktapur “city of devotees”. Bhaktapur Durbar Square is abundant with ancient monuments, palaces, and temples with decorative carved wooden columns, gilded roofs, open courtyards.

    Overnight in Kathmandu.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
    • Location: Lhasa.

    After completing the immigration formalities at the Nepal-Tibet border, cross into Tibet and meet your Tibetan guide. From there, drive to Kerung, a Tibetan town situated at an elevation of around 2,800 meters. Rest and acclimatize for the rest of the day. 

    Over night Keung in Tibet side

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Location: Kerung
    • Altitude: 2800m

    Resume your journey and drive from Kerung to Tingri. En route, you will pass through scenic landscapes and enjoy breathtaking views of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest. Tingri is a small town located at an altitude of around 4,350 meters.

    Overnight in Tingri.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Location: Tingri
    • Altitude: 4350m

    Leave Tingri and drive to Shigatse, the second-largest city in Tibet. En route, you will visit the historic Sakya Monastery, which is renowned for its unique architecture and ancient Buddhist artifacts. Arrive in Shigatse and check into your hotel.

    Overnight in Shigatse.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
    • Location: Shigatse.
    • Altitude: 3900m.

    Start the day by visiting the Tashilhunpo Monastery, the seat of the Panchen Lama. Explore the monastery and its various chapels, temples, and prayer halls. Later, drive to Gyantse, a historic town famous for its stunning Kumbum Stupa and Pelkor Chode Monastery. Continue your overland journey and drive from Gyantse to Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet. The drive offers scenic landscapes and passes through high mountain passes. Upon reaching Lhasa, check into your hotel and rest for the evening.

    Overnight in Lhasa.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
    • Location: Lhasa
    • Altitude: 3656m

    Today after breakfast, we will enjoy our full day Lhasa tour. We start our tour after picking up from the hotel and drive to Polala Palace. The Potala Palace is known for the winter palace of Dalai Lama, standing at 3,700 m high on the Red Mountain in center of Lhasa valley since the 7th century, later the Fifth Dalai Lama repaired it in 1645. Still Potala Palace preserves some of the most valuable histories- the glided burial stupas of former Dalai Lamas, meditation cave of 33rd great king of Tibet, are few of them.

    In the afternoon, we will visit the renowned Jokhang Temple which offers the first glimpse of devout Tibetans. The Jokhang Temple Monastery is a unique Buddhist religious complex and was also founded in the 7th century. The glistering statue of Sakyamuni considered as the Tibetan Buddhism’s rarity is found here. The buildings reveal such an outstanding example of the Tibetan Buddhist style of wooden and stone construction.

    Next, we visit the ancient Barkhor Street to witness ancient art and architecture and acquainted with the locals in tea houses.

    Overnight at the hotel in Lhasa.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
    • Location: Lhasa
    • Altitude: 3656m

    Today after breakfast, we visit the Drepung Monastery, one of the great three Gelug Monasteries of Tibet, founded in 1416 by Jamyang Choge, one of the main Tsongkhapa’s disciples. We then visit to the biggest monastery Kitchen inside the monastery. We will explore the Buddhist Sculpture Carving workshop near Drepung.

    Next, we head for Sera Monastery, also one of the great three Gelung monasteries in Tibet. We then make a short visit to the Tibetan religious scripture printing house inside the monastery, where we can witness three sand Mandalas and colorful Rock Painting of Lord Buddha.

    Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Lhasa.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Location: Lhasa.
    • Altitude: 3656m

    After taking breakfast, we will return same route which we drive while going to Lhasa. 

    Overnight in Shegar

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Location: Shegar

    After taking breakfast , we will continue towards Kathmandu . 

    Overnight in Kathmandu.

    • Meals: Breakfast.
    • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel
    • Location: Kathmandu.

    Morning breakfast at the hotel. It has come to the end of our exciting Nepal Tibet Everest Base Camp (EBC) Tour program today. Our representative will take us to the airport, an hour or two before the scheduled flight. So, we get our luggage ready for the final departure back home. We greet and bid a farewell for your happy journey back home.

    We hope you have a memorable trip. We thank you very much for being with us and letting us be a part of your memories to cheer for.

    • Meals: Breakfast.

    What's Included

    • Accommodation on twin/triple sharing.
    • Best Three Star Hotel in Kathmandu. 
    • Lodge/Tea house in Tibet.
    • Ground Transport by private vehicle as per itinerary in Nepal and Tibet.
    • English speaking guide Nepal and Tibet.
    • Entrance fees in Nepal and Tibet Tour.
    • Tibet Permit.
    • All applicable tax.
    • Lunch and Dinner.
    • Tibet Visa
    • Travel insurance
    • Nepal Multiple Entry Visa
    • Personal shopping, laundry, WiFi internet, unless hotels provide free.
    • Tips for guide and driver.

    Price & Dates

    Useful Information

    How do I travel from Nepal to Tibet on an overland tour?

    The most common route is to travel from Kathmandu, Nepal's capital, to the Tibetan border town of Zhangmu via private vehicle or bus. From there, you can continue your journey to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet.

    Do I need a visa to enter Tibet from Nepal?

    Yes, you need a Tibet Travel Permit (TTP) to enter Tibet, regardless of whether you are traveling by air or land. You can obtain this permit through a registered travel agency in Tibet, and they will handle the necessary paperwork for you.

    Can I travel independently to Tibet from Nepal?

    No, independent travel is not permitted in Tibet. You must join an organized tour through a registered travel agency, and they will arrange your accommodation, transportation, and necessary permits.

    What are the popular destinations to visit in Tibet on an overland tour?

    The most popular destination on a Tibet Overland Tour is Lhasa, where you can explore attractions like the Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, and Barkhor Street. Other notable places include Shigatse, Gyantse, Everest Base Camp, and Yamdrok Lake.

    How long does a typical Tibet Overland Tour from Nepal last?

    The duration of the tour can vary, but most standard tours last around 7 to 10 days. This timeframe allows you to visit major attractions and experience the unique culture of Tibet.

    What is the best time to take a Tibet Overland Tour from Nepal?

    The best time to visit Tibet is during the months of April to October when the weather is relatively mild and suitable for travel. However, be aware that July and August are peak tourist months, and attractions can be crowded.

    Are there any altitude-related concerns during the tour?

    Yes, Tibet is known for its high altitude, and altitude sickness can be a concern. It's important to acclimatize properly and take necessary precautions. It's recommended to spend a few days in Lhasa or other lower altitude areas before heading to higher locations like Everest Base Camp.

    What are the accommodation options during a Tibet Overland Tour?

    Accommodation options vary from budget guesthouses to luxury hotels, depending on your preferences and budget. Lhasa offers a range of choices, and as you travel to more remote areas, the options may be limited but still comfortable.

    Can I combine the Tibet Overland Tour with other destinations in Nepal?

    Yes, many travelers combine their Tibet Overland Tour with visits to other popular destinations in Nepal, such as Kathmandu, Pokhara, or Chitwan National Park. This allows you to have a more comprehensive experience of both Nepal and Tibet.

    Is it possible to extend the Tibet Overland Tour beyond Lhasa?

    Yes, it's possible to extend your tour beyond Lhasa and explore other regions of Tibet. However, additional permits may be required for certain areas, and it's recommended to discuss your plans with your travel agency to make the necessary arrangements.

    Remember to check with the latest sources and consult a reputable travel agency for up-to-date information and to plan your Tibet Overland Tour from Nepal.