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-----Chengdu-Lhasa-Yamdrok Lake-Sigatze-Everest Base Camp group 8 days tour

Chengdu-Lhasa-Yamdrok Lake-Sigatze-Everest Base Camp group 8 days tour
Tour Code:XZNO-9

Travel Route
chengdu -Lhasa -Sigatze-Chengdu

The Tour Itinerary:
Day 1:Chengdu - Lhasa by airplane
Departing from Chengdu to Lhasa in the morning,arriving at Lhasa Gonggar airport which is at a elevation of 3000 meters, guide will meet you at the airport,drive to Lhasa urban area, en route visit Brahmaputra valley, Buddha Sculpture made in the 11th century and Tibetan village etc. on the drive to Lhasa and check in the Hotel, Free and have a good rest in the Lhasa city today, avoid extreme physical activity and sickness of high altitude.overnight in Lhasa.
(B × L × S × )

Day 2 :Lhasa Full Day visits, sightseeing
Visit the main tourist attractions in Lhasa:Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Street.Potala Palace a fascinating mixture of the Han and Tibetan cultures and arts. Viewed from afar, Potala Palace looks lonfty, resplendent and majestic. The Potala Palace beginning constructed in A.D. 7 century Tibetan King the Songzanganbu time is apart from now to have 1300 history. overnight in Lhasa.
(B √ L × S × )

Day 3: Lhasa Full Day visits, sightseeing
Scenic spot,Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery.It is situated 5km's distance to the western suburb of Lhasa at the foot Mt. Ganpoi Uze. Drepung Monastery was founded in 1416 by Jamyang Choje, a disciple of Tsongkapa, the founder of Gelugpa Sect. The monastery, occupying an area of 250,000 square metres with a fixed number of 7,700 monks, is the largest monastery in Tibet.overnight in Lhasa.
(B √ L × S × )

Day4: Lhasa-Yamdrok lake-Shigatze-Lhatse
Up to Kambala pass which is 4794m high, you will have a glimpse of Yamdrok-tso there. It is one of the three holy lakes in Tibet. Then drive back to Chushul, along Nepal friendship way to shigatze, visit Tashilunpo Monastery and the spectacular tombs of Panchen Lamas in the afternoon. Overnight at Lhatse.
(B √ L × S× )

Day5: Lhatse- New Tinggri (Shegar)- Rongphu Monastery - E.B.C
Early morning start driving to Rongphu via Shegar, some parts of the road are with constructions. On the way you will cross over Gyatsola Pass at 5,220m, which is the highest enroute, and from the pass you will see the Himalaya mountain ranges in a clear day.Rongphu is the highest monastery in Tibet, still a good point to see Mt.Everst. Afternoon start trekking from Rongphu to E.B.C, it takes about 2 hours. Overnight at Rongphu guest house.
(B √ L × S × )

Day6: Rongphu- Shegar-Shigatze
If you are lucky enough, you will see sunrise at E.B.C.. About noon time, start driving back to Xigatze. Overnight at Xigatze.
(B √ L × S × )

Day7: Shigatze -Lhasa
After breakfast, drive to Gyantse, only 90km from Xigatze. You will visit the famous stupa - Gyantse Kumpum, the most stunning architectural wonder in Tibet. Afternoon drive back to Lhasa along the friendship way. Overnight at Lhasa.
(B √ L × S × )

Day8:Lhasa - Chengdu by airplane
After breakfast,Go to lhasa's airport,from Lhasa fly to Chengdu, by airplane,the tour end .
(B √ L × S × )

B=breakfast, L=lunch, S=supper, N=overnight
Tibet entrance permit.
Single room supplement may be paid if there appears extra single person.
In high altitude areas to visit, please note the Altitude sickness.