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Getting There -- By Land Cruiser, the journey from Shigatse takes around 6 hours. On the 3-hour drive from Lhatse to Dingri, you'll drive past the Gyantsola Pass at 5,200m (17,056 ft.), a great place for your first view of the Himalayas.

Visitor Information -- The Qomolangma Service Center offers information, permits, and superclean restrooms round-the-clock.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.