The stunning tour to Tibet offers colorful and dynamic cultural wonders, historic and prominent landmarks, fluttering prayer flags and sites with influential religious heritage. Relishing the enchanting locations immersing in the rich Buddhist culture, this Forbidden City is filled with unique venerable traditions, ancient monasteries, cultural cities, heavenly lakes and the dramatic North face of the world’s highest mountain. Almost all Tibet tour packages give an opportunity to experience the authentic history and explore the medieval towns and varieties of the natural wilderness. The Everest Base Camp tour from Tibet side is a glorious adventure for those who wish to evade trekking and prefer long exploratory road trips. Flights from Kathmandu to Lhasa will take you to the roof of the world, where you begin exploring the vibrant cities of Lhasa, Shigatse, Gyantse and visit legendary palaces like Potala and Norbulingkha. It offers the sights of Tibet’s oldest monastery at Samye and the largest monastery at Sera, the world’s highest monastery at Rongbuk and the significant Drepung monastery and Jokhang temple. Drive to the turquoise Yamdrok-Tso and Nam-Tso lakes through high passes, and delve deep in the pious hermitage of Chimphu caves while offer an eternal peace and spiritual vibes. Trip to Tibet takes you to high Himalayan range, turquoise lakes, icy glaciers, ancient monasteries and spectacular high passes draped with colorful prayer flags. Tibet tours cannot be completed without seeing Potala Palace, Norbulingka Palace, Jokhang Temple, Sera and Drepung Monastery with the vibrant Barkhor Bazaar. Roads to some of the trails retrace the footsteps of legendary mountaineers as you visit the northern face of Everest Base Camp. An ultimate transcendental experience is guaranteed with enriched culture as an add-on as you travel through Tibet.
Northern Tibet comprises of huge grasslands, also rich culturally with many interesting monasteries in far north. Eastern Tibet known as Kham is mountainous with deep valleys where Brahmaputra, Yangtze, Salween, Mekong and many other rivers run through. Both Kham and Amdo are great option for backpackers and free travelers to explore Tibet. In most of deep valleys of Kham original Tibetan culture survive in much purer conditions than in Lhasa and other big cities of modern Tibet. Over 60% of international clients visit Tibet for sublime view of Himalyan Range especially to closely view Mt. Everest. Home to some of the world’s highest peaks, the Great Himalayas is the Holy Grail for fearless adventurers to Tibet. Averaging the elevation of above 8000m, over 14 lofty summits stand proudly along the epic Himalayan range. Some of the prestigious peaks are Mt. Everest (8844.43m), Mt. Cho Oyo(8201m), Mt. Lhotse (8516m) and Mt.Makalu (8463m), etc. They jointly make the highlights of Lhasa to Everest Base Camp tour in Mt. Everest National Wildlife National Park. For those who opt for awestruck Mt. Everest at EBC by trekking or tour vehicle, the best time would be from April to mid-June and Sept. to Oct. If you come within this particular time frame, your will have better chance to enjoy the grand panorama of the summit of Mt. Everest, free of the influence by rainy and foggy weather during monsoon weather.