Everest Base Camp Trek

Outdoor Activities, Domestic airport in kathmandu to same location
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Tour description

Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most thrilling adventurous classic treks in the earth which starts from Tenzing Hillary airport Lukla after 35 minute of scenic mountain flight. Lukla is the gate way of Everest Base Camp and those trekkers who aims to encounter challenging summit, the tallest iconic peak of the global Mt. Everest 8848m from the sea level. Exploring Sagarmatha National, known as Sherpa Capital Namche Bazaar, their rich culture and hospitality, Tengboche Monastery, Khumbu Glacier then our final destination standing at Everest Base Camp/Kalapatthar via Dingboche, Lobuche and Gorakshep will be invaluable. Standing at the Everest Base Camp 5364m and exploring 360 fascinating striking views of the Himalaya won’t let you feel less than heaven. Early morning reaching at 5550m Kalapatthar(Black Rock) greets us by Mt. Everest, Khumbu Ice fall, Nuptse, Pumori and countless imposing white peaks. The calm and congratulatory atmosphere let you full of joy and satisfaction ever.

Trip Highlight • Exploring authentic Tibetan culture and unspoiled Sherpa community with local Sherpa • Sagarmatha National Park and it's flora fauna • Historical Namche Bazaar, local weekend market, Everest view Hotel, Khumjung hidden valley, Tengboche Monastery etc. • Towering mountain vistas such as iconic tallest mountain in the world Mt. Everest 8848m, Makalu 8481, Lhotse 8516, Ama Dablam, Pumo Ri, Nuptse, Island peak etc. • Everest Base Camp 5364m & stunning 360 degree amazing Himalaya vistas with sun rise/sun set, Khumbu Glacier etc. Day by Day Itinerary Day 01:Welcome at airport and transfer to the Hotel.Day 02:Free day for trekking preparation.Day 03:Kathmandu to Lukla by flight and trek to Phakding (2610m, 4/5hrs).Day 04:Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m, 6hrs).Day 05:Acclimatize day in Namche. Since good acclimatization is essential to hit the final goal, hike around Everest view Hotel to have first impressive view of Everest, Lhotse and many more giant Himalayas surroundings. Then back to Namche for overnight.Day 06:Namche to Tengboche (3870m, 5/6hrs).Day 07:Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m, 6hrs).Day 08:Another acclimatization day. Hike to Chhukung Ri or around the ridge, which option can be discuss with guide.Day 09:Dingboche to Lobuche (4940m, 6hrs).Day 10:Lobuche to GorakShep (5140m, 3hrs)After 3 hours of walking from Lobuche we will arrive in Gorakshep to have lunch before we head on to the base camp of top of the world (5364m). After celebrating our accomplishment with team, we will descend back to Gorakshep for overnight.Day 11:Early morning hike to stunning view point Kala Patthar (5550m), then descend to Pheriche (4280m, 5/6hrs).Day 12:Pheriche to Namche(3440m, 7hrs).Day 13:Namcheto Lukla (2840m, 7hrs).Day 14:Lukla to Kathmandu by flight then enjoy with final shopping, drinks, meal etc.Day 15:Next program or International airport departure according to flight schedule.Cost Includes • Complementary all airports pick up drop • All necessary trekking permits like Sagarmatha National park, TIMS card etc. • 3 times meals a day such as Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and all accommodation during trekking • Fresh fruits like apple, banana, pomegranate etc. during trekking • Complementary  duffel bag/agency T-shirt (for your trekking stuffs if needed) • Government registered, First Aid and Eco trained English Speaking professional local guide with medical kit • Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu flight tickets including domestic airport Tax • Staffs insurance, well paid salary, meal, accommodation, equipment, transportation etc. • Rescue Arrangements if needed • Certificate of achievement  if needed

What's included

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

What's not included

  • Temple Monastery Entrance fees
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks like cola, fanta, mineral water during trek
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 01:Welcome at airport and transfer to the Hotel.

Day 2: Day 02:Free day for trekking preparation.

Day 3: Day 03:Kathmandu to Lukla by flight and trek to Phakding (2610m, 4/5hrs).

Day 4: Day 04:Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m, 6hrs).

Day 5: Day 05:Acclimatize day in Namche. Since good acclimatization is essential to hit the final goal, hike around Everest view Hotel to have first impressive view of Everest, Lhotse and many more giant Himalayas surroundings. Then back to Namche for overnight.

Day 6: Day 06:Namche to Tengboche (3870m, 5/6hrs).

Day 7: Day 07:Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m, 6hrs).

Day 8: Day 08:Another acclimatization day. Hike to Chhukung Ri or around the ridge, which option can be discuss with guide.

Day 9: Day 09:Dingboche to Lobuche (4940m, 6hrs).

Day 10: Day 10:Lobuche to GorakShep (5140m, 3hrs) After 3 hours of walking from Lobuche we will arrive in Gorakshep to have lunch before we head on to the base camp of top of the world (5364m). After celebrating our accomplishment with team, we will descend back to Gorakshep for overnight.

Day 11: Day 11:Early morning hike to stunning view point Kala Patthar (5550m), then descend to Pheriche (4280m, 5/6hrs).

Day 12: Day 12:Pheriche to Namche(3440m, 7hrs).

Day 13: Day 13:Namcheto Lukla (2840m, 7hrs).

Day 14: Day 14:Lukla to Kathmandu by flight then enjoy with final shopping, drinks, meal etc.

Day 15: Day 15:Next program or International airport departure according to flight schedule. Cost Includes • Complementary all airports pick up drop • All necessary trekking permits like Sagarmatha National park, TIMS card etc. • 3 times meals a day such as Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and all accommodation during trekking • Fresh fruits like apple, banana, pomegranate etc. during trekking • Complementary  duffel bag/agency T-shirt (for your trekking stuffs if needed) • Government registered, First Aid and Eco trained English Speaking professional local guide with medical kit • Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu flight tickets including domestic airport Tax • Staffs insurance, well paid salary, meal, accommodation, equipment, transportation etc. • Rescue Arrangements if needed • Certificate of achievement  if needed