Namtso Lake Trek involves trekking and driving through the Tibetan plateau. The program involves camping and hiking amidst spectacular mountains, up and downhill and it’s a great trip to get along with nature. The entire time of your tour you will be surrounded by nature and it’s a great feeling to watch the sunrise over Mt. Everest as well as drive past the great lake located at the top of the world in the Tibetan plateau. The tour is ideal for adventure enthusiasts and for those who wish to be closer to nature away from the hustle and bustle of city lives. The tour is a mixture of sightseeing and hiking with the city tour being done at the ancient city of Lhasa then drive to Lake Namtso located 4718 meters. Later on, cross the Tibet & Nepal border to eventually arrive at the Kathmandu city.
Outline Trekking Itinerary for Namtso Lake Trek
Day 01 : Arrive Lhasa
Day 02/03 : Lhasa – Sightseeing
Day 04 : Drive to Damsung & being trek
Day 05 : Trek (7-8 hrs)
Day 06 : Trek (6-7 hrs)
Day 07 : To Tashi Do and Namtso Lake (7-8 Hrs)
Day 08 : Rest and exploration day at Tashi Do
Day 09 : Namtso – Lhasa
Day 10 : Lhasa-Gyangtse (3990 m), 350 kms
Day 11 : Gyangtse-Shalu-Shigatse (3860 m), 90 kms
Day 12 : Shigatse-Sakya-Shegar/Dingri(4350 m)
Day 13 : Shegar-Rongbuk(5050m)
Day 14 : Rongbuk-Nylam
Day 15 : Nylam-Zhangmu-Kathmandu
- Enjoy guided city tour of the ancient Lhasa City.
- Visit Potala palace, Sera & Drupung monasteries.
- Explore Age old Buddhist culture & traditions to discover.
- Visit ancient monasteries & shrines.
- Hike in the natural world.
- Explore serene lake located on the top of the world.