Let’s go...Camping On Mt Everest + Tibet!!!

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Let’s go camping on mighty Mt. Everest, visit a Tibetan home and chat over a tea, check out the highlights of Tibet, including the glorious Potala Palace in Lhasa, breathtaking lakes, amazing monasteries, vast grasslands, a Tibetan children’s school (provided the authorities allow entry) and much, much more!!! Forget the conventional, resold tour that everyone else offers. Do Tibet + Mt. Everest the Travelers Society way.

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Date: October 1-7 (Over October Holiday)

Day 1 - Tuesday, October 1
Arrival in Lhasa
Pick up at Gonggar Airport and transfer to our downtown hotel
The rest of the day is free for us to adapt to the altitude (altitude 3,650m)
Overnight in Lhasa

Day 2 - Wednesday, October 2
Visit the splendid Potala Palace, built in the 7th century and once was home to the highest spiritual leaders in Tibet
Check out the Jokhang Temple’s magnificent architecture – the spiritual center of Tibet
Stroll the streets of the Barkhor Bazaar, the traditional market in the ancient section of Lhasa and check out various Tibetan and other minorities’ handcrafts
Visit a local Tibetan family, have local tea and snacks
Overnight in Lhasa

Day 3 - Thursday, October 3
Visit the spectacular Yamdrok Lake
Drive over to the magnificent Mt. Gangbala glacier
Arrive in Shigatse, the highest city in the world
Overnight in Shigatse

Day 4 - Friday, October 4
Drive to Rongbuk, crossing over the Gyatso La Pass at 5,220 meters
Stop at Rongbuk Monastery, the highest monastery in Tibet, for breathtaking views of Mt.Everest
Arrive at our destination – Everest Base Camp!
Stay overnight in Mt. Everest, site of incredible expeditions up the highest place on earth

Day 5 - Saturday, October 5
Drive from Everest Base Camp to Shigatse
Arrive in Shigatse and check in to our hotel
Overnight stay in Shigatse

Day 6 - Sunday, October 6
Check out Tashilhunpo Monastery, which was Built in 1447. Here, we may have the chance to chat with the monks
Visit a local Tibetan school for kids (Authorities may deny entry to the art school at certain times of the year. We are unable to predict this and may need to adjust the itinerary accordingly.)
Head back to Lhasa while we enjoy spectacular views
Overnight in Lhasa

Day 7 - Monday, October 7
Free morning to chill out or shop for handicrafts in the colorful markets in Lhasa
Transfer to the airport
Take our flights home departing at or after 14:55

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