The roads of Tibet are quite better. The roads in and around the popular cities of Tibet such as Lhasa, Tsetang, Gyantse, Shigatse and Nyingchi are black paved.
However the road that connects the remote areas such as the road from Dingri to Everest is bumping dirt roads which are dusty and narrow.
Tibet roads are filled with sharp turns where the roads climb the sides of steep valleys. The roads from Lhasa to Shigatse, Namtso and Nyingch are full of hairpin turns.
We wanted to see Mt Everest close from the base camp without the 14 day trek. And this is the most exciting way to go, by helicopter. Early morning start from Kathmandu (1364m) to Lukla airport to refuel (altitude 2860m) and then to the Everest Base camp 5290m with…Read More