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Everest Base Camp Trek, Everest Region

Type

Trekking

Span

14 Days

Accomodation

3 star hotel in Kathmandu and tea house during the trek

Meal Plan

All meals included (B/L/D)

Mount everest base camp trek at a glance

Looking for some real adventure, then everest base camp is the answer. On doing everest base camp trek you’ll come face to face with the Himalayan Giants including one & only, Mt.Everest & 4 of six tallest peaks in the world-Mount Lhotse, Mount Makalu, Cho Oyu, Amadablam.

This legendary everest base camp route, has got reputation of its own as you will be following the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay Sherpa. Sagarmatha National Park, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche monastery, Kalapatthar viewpoint makes everest base camp one of the grandest walks in the world. The high suspension bridges, rivers, picturesque villages, Waterfalls & glacial moraines will lure you towards base camp of everest.

Besides the scenery, everest region being the Home of highland sherpas is known for its cultural richness is awe for many.  Sherpas, a clan of mountain devotee are hospitable friends. In such remote community they treat guests like family. It’s a great opportunity for an outsider to learn about the sherpa & their unique culture. Get inspired by their strength, energy & pleasing humor or may be, try their secret ingredient for strength, potatoes-a starch heavy diet for sherpas.

To keep its simple, everest & its charm is enough to get you going & see everest once in a lifetime. With that said, everest base camp is not for the faint hearted people, only the experienced & physically fit hikers are recommended to take a dive.

 

14 Day(s) Detailed Itinerary

Arrival on:Kathmandu, Nepal
Departure from: Kathmandu, Nepal
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu

Activities:

  • TIA to Kathmandu city, pickup
  • Kathmandu hotel check-in
  • Trek preparation & meet-up with guide
  • Collect all trekking permits & registration at one place
  • Local souvenir

Elevation: 1,400 metres 

Meals Provided: Welcome dinner


Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing

Activities:

  • Visit UNESCO World heritage site- Boudhanath Pashupatinath, the monkey temple Swayambhunath
  • Explore city streets & traditional crafts such as pottery and weaving.

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals Provided: Breakfast

Day 3: Flight To Lukla & Hike to Pakhding

Activities:

  • Scenic Kathmandu-Lukla flight
  • Discussion & meeting with Porters at Lukla
  • Follow Through The Dudh Koshi Valley
  • Witness Buddhist shrines, prayer flags along the way

Accommodation: Basic Tea House

Elevation: 2,610 m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 
Day 4: Phakding - Namche Bazar

Activities:

  • The crossing of several rivers
  • Pass-Through high Suspension bridges including popular
  • Hillary bridge
  • Walkthrough beautiful rhododendrons, giant firs and magnolia trees
  • Enter the Sagarmatha National Park
  • Catch glimpse of Everest, Nuptse-Lhotse

Elevation: 3,440m 

Accommodation: Basic Teahouse

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 5: Acclimatization Day at Namche Bazaar

Activities:

  • Warm-up walks to the Sherpa museum to acclimatize in high altitude.
  • A glimpse of Sherpa culture & their long mountaineering history
  • optional hike to the Sherpa villages of Khunde and Khumjung (3,800m)
  • promising views of Everest & its neighbours. 

Elevation:3,440 m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Basic Teahouse


Day 6: Namche Bazar - Tengboche

Activities:

  • Steep river crossings
  • Explore small settlement of Phunki Tenga (3,250m)
  • Pass through forested lands
  • Panoramic view of mountains including Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and Ama Dablam.


Elevation:3,857m Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Accommodation: Basic Teahouse


Day 7: Tengboche - Dingboche

Activities:

  • Walk downhill through coniferous trees, birches and rhododendrons
  •  Cross a bridge of Imja Khola
  • Walk beautifully carved walls
  • Visit Pangboche (3,900m), the highest settlement 
  • Promising views of Ama Dablam, the ridge of Nuptse-Lhotse, Taboche and Cholatse.

Elevation:4,530 m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Basic Teahouse

 
Day 8: Dingboche- Lobuche

Activities:

  •  Gradual uphill Climb
  • walk mostly on the leveled trail through yak herders shelters
  • Discover Dugh-La Pass 4620m,  the memorials of famous climbers who lost their lives during Everest Expedition
  • Views of Mt. Lobuche, Mt. Pumori and the Nuptse

Elevation: 4928m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Basic Teahouse


Day 9: Lobuche- Gorak Shep (5,160m) - Everest Base Camp & Back (5,320m)

Activities: 

  • Catch the glacial moraines of Mt. Pumori to Gorakshep
  • Less stressful walk on the levelled trail
  • Steep climbing and scrambling
  • Trek on the glacial moraines extended from Khumbu Icefall

Elevation: 5160m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Basic Teahouse


Day 10: Hike Up To Kala Patthar & Trek To Pheriche

Activities:

  • A steep climb up Kalapathar the highest point of the trek
  • Sunrise and the views of Everest, Lhotse-Kala Pattar vantage point

Elevation:5,545 m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Basic Teahouse

 
Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)

Activities:

  • To the main trail of Everest base camp trek
  • Descend To Pengbouche & Tengbouche
  • Retrace steps back to Namche
  • share your experience with fellow trekkers at Namche. 

Elevation: 3440m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House 

 
Day 12: Namche to Lukla

Activities:

  • Hike down, a trail steep trail descends to the Hillary Suspension Bridge
  • Celebrate your achievement
  • Refreshment dinner 

Elevation: 2800m

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House 


Day 13: Lukla to Kathmandu

Activities:

  • Sweeping flight to Kathmandu
  • Bird's eye view of hills & mountains
  • Hop in at Hotel

Accommodation: Hotel in Kathmandu
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Dinner

 
Day 14: Final Departure

Activities: 

  • Bid final goodbye to the team
  • Airport Drop off

Meals: Breakfast


Inclusion

What's included?
  • A porter and his entire expenses.
  • Airport pickup and drop facility.
  • All monument entrance fees.
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • Breakfast,Lunch and dinner during the trek.
  • Down jackets and sleeping bags (provided upon request).
  • First aid medical kit
  • Fresh seasonal fruits after the dinner (while on the trek).
  • Full day guided city tour in Kathmandu (Day 2) by a private vehicle.
  • Insurance of guide and porter.
  • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight tickets
  • Licensed, experienced and English speaking trekking guide.
  • Lodge expenses during the trek.
  • One porter for two people.
  • Stay in the city at finest hotel (3 nights twin sharing room at Kathmandu).
  • Upscale Adventures duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner at one of the finest Nepalese Restaurant with traditional ethnic music and dance.
What's not included?
  • Additional meals and drinks
  • Any additional cost (transport, hotel, visa split charge) that occurs due to illness or rescue of the member
  • Cost for additional trips.
  • Extra hot showers, wifi & battery charging on a trek.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Extra porter charge.
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Meals in the city except for breakfast and other mentioned special dinner.
  • Nepal arrival visa.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Tipping to staffs (as an appreciation).
  • Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue and evacuation

Departures

The given cost are per person and exclude international flights. Given below are the departure dates available for online booking. If the given date is not favorable then please write us and we will happily customize your trip on dates more appropriate for you.

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