Pick up from and drop off at the hotel and the airport on a private tourist vehicle.
Twin sharing accommodation in a three star hotel in Kathmandu. (3 nights)
Twin sharing accomodation in two-star hotel in Lhasa.
Kathmandu - Lhasa - Kathmandu airfare and airport departure tax.
Ground transportation on private tourist vehicle.
Guided city tour in Kathmandu on a private vehicle.
Sightseeing/monument entrance fees in Kathmandu (on Day 02).
Government-licensed English-speaking Tibetan tour guide in Tibet.
The required number of ground staff for the tour like helpers and drivers.
Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for our ground staff.
A down jacket and a sleeping bag provided Ace the Himalaya (to be returned after the trek).
Free Ace the Himalaya duffel/kit bag and sunhat (yours to keep).
Tibet entry permission, Chinese visa and monastery entry fees.
Farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance show on second last day
All government taxes and official expenses.
USD 360 per person for entire trip to upgrade the four to five star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and in Lhasa.
Price Does not Include
International airfare and airport departure tax.
Travel insurance which covers emergency Rescue and Evacuation. (See the travel insurance page)
Nepal entry visa – you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 15 days can be obtained by paying US $ 25 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 30 days and 90 days can be obtained by paying US $40 and $ 100 respectively. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos).
Internet and telephone calls.
Lunch and dinner for entire trip – about USD 15 to 20 per person per day.
Item of Personal nature like alcohol, hot & cold drinks and laundry.
Personal clothing and equipment.(See the equipment tab for detail information)
Tips for trekking staff and driver. (Tipping is expected)
Others expenses not mentioned in the Price Includes section.
GO ON 7 DAY TRIP FOR
USD 2,400 per person
All you need to bring for this Tour is simply some comfortable clothes; there is no any requirement of special equipment on the tour. However for your ease, the following gives you the general idea about the personal items you need to manage for the trip. The personal items referred here are optional and depends upon your choice. The most important factor to be considered while choosing the equipments and your Bag-pack, is the time of the year you are travelling.
In a tour, the vehicle transfers all the heavy items and equipments. But the Personal belongings of the clients which is required at any moment like money, water bottle, camera, suns cream and toilet paper etc. should be carried by yourself. It is therefore advisable that you pack the personal belongings into your daypack.
We will supply complimentary water and wind proof duffel bag, which you can use on the tour for your shopping purpose. The duffel bag is yours to keep.
List of Recommended Equipment for the Tour:
Duffel or Rucksack bag or suitcase (We will provide one complimentary ACE duffel bag for you to keep.)
Warm wool or synthetic hat that cover your ears (only if you are travelling in the cold season i.e January, February and December)
Goggles or sunglasses for sunbeam, dust and wind.
A neck warmer is another piece of gear for extra warmth if you feel you will need it and is for cold season i.e January, February and December.(optional)
1 pair warm gloves (This is required if your are travelling in cold season i.e January, February and December).
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket (preferable if you are travelling in rainy season from June to September.)
1 pair cotton pants (loose jeans/khakis), 1 pair shorts.
2 pairs lightweight long underwear/thermals (if you are traveling in winter January, February and December).
2 pairs of liner socks, synthetic or capilene.
1 pair light camping shoes or sneakers..
1 pair sandals (Optional).
Medicines and First Aid Kits
(Please note our guide will also carry the first aid kit bag during the trek. However we still recommend you to bring your personal first aid kit as well)
Extra Strength Excedrin for altitude related headaches.
Ibuprofen for general aches and pains.
Immodium or Pepto bismol capsules for upset stomach or diarrhea.
1 small personal sized first-aid kit with blister treatments such as mole skin, band-aids, some waterproof tape, anti-infection ointments, etc. Your guides will have more extensive medical gear, but you should have the basics for general use.
Miscellaneous, but Important !
Passport and extra passport photos (4 copies).
Airline ticket (Please make a copy and leave on at our office in KTM just in case if you need to change the date of your).
Durable wallet / pouch for travel documents, money & passport.
Lip balm. At least SPF 20, 2 sticks. A string taped to the stick is helpful, to hang around your neck and some are now being sold with a cord already attached. Handy as it avoids you from having to stop and look for it.
Toiletry kit. Be sure to include hand wipes, and liquid hand sanitizer
This list is only a guide. While you are required to bring everything on this list, there are numerous options, brands, and versions of each piece of equipment. Use your experience and the listed features to find the best gear for you.
GO ON 7 DAY TRIP FOR
USD 2,400 per person