Local Tibet Travel Agency announced Everest Group tour 2017 first departure. With the 2017 holiday just right around the corner, it is the high time to plan your Tibet tour. And April is one of the best seasons for Everest travel. Because the weather is better than winter and travelers can see the clear face of the highest peak, Mount Everest.
Everest Group tour 2017 first departure date-April 7th, 2017
Our local Tibet travel expert has the earliest departure date for Everest Base Camp group tour–April 7th,2017. Furthermore, this 7 nights 8days EBC tour is a classic Everest travel route that covers many highlight attractions in Tibet. We have two departures a week, if you want to travel to Everest as early as possible, you may join our Apr.7 EBC group tour. Or you can choose the later departure date at your convenience.
Here below is the Apr.7 seven nights eight days EBC group tour outline. So you can check your schedule and see if it fits your tour plan.
Budget Tibet EBC Tour Program Outline (1400 km Tibet landscape adventure)
Fri. Apr.7 Day 1: Lhasa arrival, free transfer to hotel in Lhasa (10:30 am, 3:30 pm), and rest for acclimatization
Accommodation: Snow Heaven International Hotel or Ganggyan Hotel Lhasa or similar one if late booking
Sat. Apr.8 Day 2: One-day sacred tour of Drepung and Sera Monastery
Sun. Apr.9 Day 3: Highlight city tour in Lhasa –Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Barkhor Street
Mon.Apr.10 Day 4: Lhasa to Shigatse (280 km, about 4-5 hours)
Accommodation: Shigatse city Gesar hotel or Shigatse Manasarovar Hotel or similar one if late booking
Tue. Apr.11 Day 5: Shigatse- Shegar-EBC (340 km, about 7-8 hours)
Accommodation: nomad tent house near Campsite or guesthouse near Rongphu Monastery
Wed. Apr.12 Day 6: EBC to Shigatse city (340 km, about 7-8 hours)
Accommodation: Shigatse Manasarovar Hotel or Gesar Hotel
Thur. Apr.13 Day 7: Shigatse city-Gyantse-Karola Glacier–Lake Yamdrok-Lhasa (350 km)
Accommodation: same as first night
Fri. Apr.14 Day 8: Final Departure, free transfer to airport or train station (leaving Lhasa at 8:00 am and 1 pm). If your departure is quite different, you can also book private car transfer to airport, optionally go by airline shuttle bus (RMB 30 per person, about 4.5$ per person).
In addition, please check the 8days EBC group tour itinerary here.
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