15 Days Tibet Mt. Everest Advance Base Camp 6400m Climbing
The 15 Days Tibet Trekking Tour to Everest Advance Base Camp at 6400m is the ultimate trekking tour for Himalayan mountain lovers. The expedition takes you across the Tibetan highlands and brings you to the Advance Base Camp of Mount Everest (North side). It is the highest trekking tour in the world and also the highest point on Mt. Everest that a non-climb can reach.
We begin the tour in Lhasa and spend time there acclimatizing to the high altitude as well as explore the famous attractions inside the city. After visiting numerous important cultural and natural sites around Lhasa, we arrive at the foot of Mt. Everest and begin a 4-5 day trek from Everest Base Camp (5200m). and The 22km trekking route starts with Everest Base Camp (5200m) and trekkers move upwards along hills beside the Rongphu Glacier. Tourists are able to appreciate the peculiar shape of glaciers and then reach the Intermediate Camp(5800m) and keep heading upwards by passing the East Rongphu Glacier till the final destination—Advanced Base Camp (6500m), located alongside the East Rongphu Glacier.
At a Glance
Day 1Arrive in Lhasa by air or by train[3660M]
Day 2Sightseeing in Lhasa:Potala palace,Johkang Temple
Day 3Sightseeing in Lhasa: Barkhor Street
Day 4Drive Lhasa-Gyantse: Yamdrok-tso,Kumbhum Monastery,Nanchan- Kangtsang glacier
Day 5Drive Gyantse [3950M] – Sakya [4500M] 230km:TashiLhunpo monastery,Sakya monastery
Day 6Drive Sakya [4500M] – Rongpuk [5000M] 256km:Sakya Monastery,Gyalpo-la pass,Rongbuk
Day 7One day adjust trekking from Rongbuk to EBC, camp at EBC. [5200M,8km,3-4hours]
Day 8Trek from Everest Base Camp to Camp 1 [5460M,5km,5-7hours]
Day 9Trek to Interim Camp [5760M,6km, 6-7hours]
Day 10Trek to Camp 2 [5970M,5km,6hours] sometimes in summer season, the river floods, yaks can’t cross it, then today we start from interim camp(5760m)early and reach ABC and return to interim camp(5760m).
Day 11Trek to ABC [6500M] and return to Camp 2 [5970M,6km,9hours]
Day 12Return to EBC [5200M,16km,10hours],then drive to Tent area or Rongpuk guest house
Day 13 Rongpuk-Shigatse 350 km
Day 14 Drive Shigatse to Lhasa 280 km
Day 15 Leave Lhasa by air or by Train