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Everest Kangshung Face Trek
The Kangshung face trek is uniquely surreal because of its beauty and desolation. This trek to Kangshung base camp follows the road less traveled. Before the trek begins, an introductory tour is given in Lhasa, and continues to Zhangmu. The tour covers rich and historical sites such as the Potala and Norbulingka Palaces, a traditional hospital, an outdoor bazaar, Sera, and Drepung Monasteries, and Jokhang Temple.$6,290.00 Select options
The trek begins when the tour reaches Kharta. From Kharta, the trail follows the Kharta River and provides amazing views of local villages and terraced fields. After a while the trail turns into rhododendron, and conifer forests. Soon though the forests give way to moraines and the trail continues to Jorpokhari Lake. The next day of the trek provides mesmerizing views of the Himalayas including Mt. Everest, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Makalu and others. The trail continues to bob in and out of forests and until it reaches Kangshun Base Camp. The trail wraps around, passing yak camps, alpine meadows, and rocky outcrops till it reaches North Base Camp. As the trek comes to an end, the tour begins again with a tour to Ronbuk Monastery then back to Lhasa.
Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar from Simikot to Lhasa
The trip starts in Kathmandu with a day for preparation then a flight to Nepalgunj. The following day the trek begins in the remote regions of Far West Nepal. The trail follows ancient trails, pilgrimage paths, and trade routes. The trek to Tibet is adorned with beautiful landscapes featuring cliffs, terraced farm lands, a river, monasteries, a hot spring, forests and small villages. After entering Tibet, the trek concludes with a circumambulation of Mt. Kailash and Lake Mansarovar. The conclusion of the trek marks the beginning of the tour. After exploring caves, and visiting monasteries, the tour continues to Lhasa. On the way to Lhasa, the tour visits more monasteries with incredible works of art. The tour also stops at high mountain passes, such as Drolma-La Pass and Mayum-La Pass take in the beautiful scenery. More lakes are also visited such as Turquoise Lake and Lake of Compassion.$5,750.00 Select options
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