Namcha Barwa and Tsangpo Gorge Trek

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Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Best Season: Spring & Fall

Max Altitude: 1600 m

Group Size: Min 2 Pax

Transport: Private Vehicle and Flight

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24 Days

Trip Overview

Mt. Namcha Barwa (7756m) is situated in the lush forested valleys of South-Eastern Tibet. It was first climbed by a joint Chinese-Japanese team on 30 October 1992.    The Tsangpo River flowing to the east is the world highest river. Before reaching India, the river has to make several huge loops in this beautiful mountainous landscape.

This trek starts in Lhasa through Samye and Tsedang; Close to the disputed Indian border area we follow the Tsangpo River and arrive at the village of Lusha near the big bend in the river. Passing through villages of the Loba people (a Tibetan minority group), we make our way through the forested region of Pei to the Namcha Barwa Base Camp.

The relatively low altitude of the base camp area (1600m.) offers amazing views of the vertical snow capped peak of Namcha Barwa. After a circumambulation of the holy mountain of Atsom Neh, we continue to the Gyala monastery. We make our return to Lhasa via Gongbu Jiangda and Ganden.

We can also operate this trek in reverse.


Day 01:     Fly, to Lhasa. We meet you at the airport and transfer to Hotel in Lhasa
Day 02:     Lhasa Sightseeing tour
Day 03:     Lhasa Sightseeing tour
Day 04:     Ningchi – Ningchi is 420 Km far from Lhasa, on the way you will be cressed through the Mang Shung La (5000 m) high pass. Over night a
Day 05:     Drive to Lusha then start trek to Punkar
Day 06:     Pungkar to Pe
Day 07:     Pe to Tripe
Day 08:     Tripe to Beach Camp
Day 09:     Beach Camp to Gyala
Day 10:     Gyala to Kumang ( 09 km)
Day 11:     Kumang to Nyuk Sang (13 km)
Day 12:     Nyuk Sang to Senge Dzong (12 km)
Day 13:     Pemako chung Monastery
Day 14:     Back to Sange Dzong
Day 15:     Sange Dzong to Nyuk Sang
Day 16:     Nyuk Sang to Kumang
Day 17:     Kumang to Gyala
Day 18:     Gyala to Beach Camp
Day 19:     Beach Camp to Tripe
Day 20:     Tripe to Pe
Day 21:     Pe to Pungkar
Day 22:     Pungkar to Lusha
Day 23:     Lhasa
Day 24:     Kathmandu


Cost Includes

  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • All meals during the tour in Tibet side ( meals will be provided from Local restaurants)
  • Guesthouses accommodation in Tibet on twin sharing basis
  • Kathmandu-Lhasa-Kathmandu Airfare
  • Lhasa Sightseeing
  • Tibet special permits, visa letters and entrance fees
  • Transportation in Tibet by new Van.
  • 1 Nepali Guide
  • 1 Tibetan Guide

Cost Excludes

  • Tibet Visa Fee US $ 114 per person cash.
  • Insurance and Emergency Rescue.
  • Personal beverages.


Firante Treks and Expedition Manages for best and comfortable accommodation and also provides you hygienic food. Standard (3 Star) are booked in the cities such as Kathmandu and Pokhara, whereas a tyical trek lodge will be booked on remote areas. 

Luxurious rooms from 5 Star hotels are also made avaiable on demand in the cities on additional cost but remote regionss dont have such facilities.

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