Lhasa to Shigatse
After breakfast we start the journey and head toward Shigatse which is the second largest city in Tibet. It’s also the home town of Banchen Lama, so his famous monastery Tashi Lunpo is there. From Lhasa to Shigatse we will pass many farmers and villages and some wild animals. Shigatse people especially the ladies love to wear jewels. We will spend the night in Shigatse.
5400m – 6000m
After breakfast we will take pack lunch and head to 6000m, we will trek close by very beautiful Himalaya range glaciers so called Rongbuk Glaciers that consists of Middle and East Rongphu Glaciers.the beauty of glaciers and the towering ice pinnacles will make today’s trekking very exciting and memorable. We will rest at 6000m which has fantastic scenario with Mt Zhangzefong on the right side and the most beautiful and the highest glacier is also there. All the famous glacier photos are from here. We will take the opportunity and must take some photo to keep as remembrance as well as to share with friends back at home.
Tingri to EBC (climates)
After breakfast we leave Tingri and head to Mount Everest, Today we drive to Mt. Everest and stay overnight in base camp, While passing through you will see Himalaya range including peaks over 8000m, Makalu, Lhotse, Everest and Cho Oyu. The best moments to watch Mt. Everest are early morning and late evening (sun rise and sun set) when Everest is shining like a goddess in the sunglow. The first sight of the mighty Everest simply leaves you speechless. We will have lunch at Tashi Zom where we can visit some village houses and local people. We will also visit Rongbuk monastery which has both monk and nun. We will have our dinner at Rongbuk monastery teahouse, the monks and the nuns will come to teahouse so we can chat with them.