Lying to the north of the great Himalayan range, Tibet is more or less an untamed land of nomads, monasteries and high altitude desert that seem to stretch endlessly. Everest advance base camp trekking from Tibet offers distinct views of Everest can be candidly seen from the base camps. This Everest Base Camp trip takes you to the highest point on Everest north face all the way to camp III, known as Everest Advanced Base Camp. Advance Everest Base camp trek passes through small Tibetan settlements, nomadic herdsmen wandering across the wide arid plains and awe-inspiring mountain peaks. Without doubt this Everest Advanced Base Camp Trek is one of the world’s greatest journeys that combines Tibetan awesome culture with the highest trekking route on earth, so close to the summit of Mt. Everest.
Start your Tibet Everest advance base camp trekking journey to Tibet with a spectacular flight over the snow capped Himalayan Mountains from Kathmandu past Mt. Everest, Malaku and Kanchenjunga. In Lhasa you will be provided with a two days guided tour of the Potala palace, the famous palace of the Dalai Lama, Norbulinkha, the great Drepung Monastery and the holy Jokhang Temple where you can stroll through the crowded Tibetan market. Tibet EBC camp tour continues through the valleys of Gyantse, Shigatse, Sakya, Shegar and Dingri to Everest base camp. On the way we will cross the highest passes as Khamba La, Karo La and Gyatmso La that proves to be the adventurous hiking. We will visit Gyantse Dzong and Gyantse Kumbum. We pass High Mountain passes, beautiful Tibetan villages and colorful slopes of the Tibetan hills.
Next part of Everest advance trek is amazing with uninterrupted views stretching from Makalu to Shishapangma, with clear views of Everest as we turn into the Rongbuk Valley. The trail from Everest Base camp to Camp I go along the Rongbuk Glacier offers beautiful views around this massive glacier. Camp I lies amidst moraine hills under picturesque yellow-orange granite cliffs. Lying directly across Far East, Interim Camp proves to be super vantage point of this Tibet Everest base camp advance trekking. From the camp II you can confine panoramas of the huge seracs rising to 50 feet and more off the surfaces of the glacier along with the ranges of white and shiny mountains like you’ve never seen before. Camp 3 lies in the center of flattened gravel mounds next to the glacier. We can observe many of the challenging pinnacles, ridges, and even the rock summit of Everest. Finally you conclude our Advance Base Camp trek and return back to Kathmandu.
The Tibet’s Everest Advance Base Camp trip allows us to enjoy the incredible beauty of the Tibetan Plateau, and walk to a very high altitude on good snow-free trails providing the best views of Everest from either the Tibet or Nepal side. Everest base camp advance trek is lively with its spectacular mountains, rich Buddhist culture and fascinating mix of fast growing modern cities existing side by side with glimpses of life unchanged for hundreds of years, it is truly remarkable.
Guide: Government certified hiking & trekking Guide
Lodging: Twin sharing tea house/guest house accommodation private room. On request can provide single room also for single travelers depends on room availability in season time in busy trekking routes. Tented camping will be done during the base camp stay.
Food: Breakfasts Lunch and dinners (typical Tibetan cuisine – vegetarian option usually available)