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05 April 2016 Last updated at 17:08
Everest Base Camp Trek

Mt. Everest

Mt. Everest, the top of the World, is the must go destiny of your life journey.

Rongbuk Monastery

Rongbuk Monastery

Reaching to the world's highest monastery - Rongbuk Monastery, to appreciating the breathtaking view of Mt.Everest.
Prepare to climb higher and higher!


Mt. Everest(8,848 metres) is now the highest mountain in the wolrd. It is situated on the roof of the wolrd - Himalaya Range, and northern half located in Tibet, another southern half located in Nepal. Travelers usually choose to visit nothern side in Tibet due to convenient transportaiton and amazing sightseeing.

Everest Travel - Tingri

Tingri, a country of the Shigatse Prefecture in Tibet, is located at the foot of Mt. Everest. And in this town, there are totally four mountains which are over 8,000 metres above the sea level. They are Mt. Everest (8,844.43 m / 17,060 ft), Lhotse (the forth highest mountain in the world, 8,516 m / 27,940 ft), Makalu ( the fifth highest mountain in the world, 8,481 m / 27,825 ft), and Cho Oyu ( the sixth highest mountain in the world 8,201 m / 26,906 ft).

As the place which must be passed to Mt. Everest, Tingri is often used as the last base by travelers and climbers refreshing and preparing themselves to ascend Mt. Everest. And in fact, there are two towns in this county for travelers take a break before their adventures, namely Shegar Town ( New Tingri ) and Gangka Town ( Old Tingri ).

Our Travelers' Favorite Everest Tours

8 Days Everest Base Camp Tour(Lhasa/Shigatse/Everest)

8 days and 7 nights from $988pp

Tibet tour cannot be completed without a visit to Mt. Everest. This tour offers you a complete Tibet tour and weaves together Tibet's most famous sites into a package. Apart from viewing the wonders in Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse, you will discover the alpine lakes, blue skies, snow-capped mountains, amazing sunrise and sacred sites, and deeply devoted pilgrims on your way to Mt. Everest. You must get an unforgettable experience.

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8 Days Lhasa to Kathmandu Overland Tour via EBC

8 days and 7 nights from pp

This overland adventure is a deep exploration into exotic Tibet. You will begin your journey in Lhasa, the heart of Tibet, before crossing the 'Roof of the World' and finally arriving in lush green Nepalese valleys. Witness a beautiful sunrise at Rongbuk Monastery and enjoy unparalleled vistas of Mt Everest at its base camp. So make sure your camera is charged and be prepared to have your breath taken away.

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9 Days Tibet Discovery Tour plus Everest Expedition

9 days and 8 nights from $1,305pp

Tibet, the roof of the world, is a uniquely spiritual place where you will experience numerous fleeting and precious moments which may leave you a lifetime long memory. This longer trip is the REAL Tibet Discovery tour on which you will discover the most famous attractions and destinations from Lhasa to Gyantse, Shigatse, Mount Everest and Namtso Lake. Many highlights of Tibetan culture especially the Buddhism are covered in the package. This tour is also strongly recommended those interested in photography. So remember to take your camera, take two!

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12 Days Everest Base Camp Trekking Tour

12 days and 11 night from $1,920pp

For ambitious travelers who love trekking while surrounded by stunningly beautiful landscapes.This adventurous journey will fulfill your passion for nature and open up a new world to explore. Three days of trekking will give you plenty of time to marvel at the magnificent scenery of the world's highest mountain, Mt. Everest, and the surrounding peaks; Gaze up at Mt. Everest to get great photographic shooting opportunities during sunrise and sunset.

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Mount Everest Facts

Elevation: 8,848 m (29,029 ft)
Location: Solukhumbu District, Sagarmatha Zone, Nepal;
Tingri County, Shigatse, Tibet, China
Range: Himalayas
First ascent: 29 May 1953
Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay

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Tibet to Nepal
Is the border open now at Zhangmu for tourists? I have heard that tourist travel across the border
is not open yet. If not, when will it open?
2016-05-14 18:32
Hi Don,

Thanks for your message. So far, Zhangmu Border is not open yet and still under reconstruction from earthquake. Another port will be open for tourists - Jilong Border in this June according to latest news. But the exact day is not confirmed yet. If you have any question or want us to help you plan a valuable trip in Tibet, just feel free to let us know, which will be a great honor for us.