Everest Base Camp Trekking

Outdoor Activities, Aryatara Kathmandu Hotel, thamel, Kathmandu to Aryatara Kathmandu Hotel, Thamel, Kathmandu
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Tour description

Trip Highlights: • Trek to the Everest Base Camp which is located at 5380 meters. • Explore the wide variety of flora and fauna inside Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park and discover the natural hidden wonders in the high altitude vicinity of the Everest region. • Opportunity to experience the rich Buddhist cultures and traditional Highland Sherpa community who are warm, friendly and have welcoming nature. • Accomplish a hike up to Kalapatthar at 5545 meters - one of the best viewpoints of Everest that offers magnificent views of world’s towering mountain ranges including Everest 8848m (world’s highest mountain), Mt. Lhotse 8516m (world’s 4th highest mountain), Mt. Makalu 8481m (world’s 5th highest mountain), Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m (world’s 6th tallest mountain) and many other surrounding high snow-capped peaks for a lifetime achievement experience.

Trip Introduction;The Everest or Khumbu region of Nepal is widely acknowledged for comprising of world's towering snow-capped mountains – Mt. Everest 8848m, Mt. Lhotse 8516m, Mt. Makalu 8481m and Mt. Cho Oyu 8201m rising high above the sea level without any intervention. The proliferation of comfortable teahouses and well-maintained trails accommodates tens of thousands of trekkers from around the globe each year. The Everest region fans out into a series of impressive glacier-filled valleys above the main trading center of Namche Bazaar - also known as ' The Sherpa Capital '. The eastern side of the region includes the main trail to Everest Base Camp and the viewpoint of Kala Patthar at 5545 meters.  Hence, Everest Base Camp Trekking is an excellent opportunity for trekkers who want to experience the culture and traditions of warm and friendly Sherpa locals while exploring the region's rich resources. Everest Base Camp Trekking with Nepal Guide Treks and Expedition starts with a scenic mountain flight to Lukla - the starting point of the trek. Lukla is the gateway to entire Everest and Khumbu region of Nepal. After landing at the airstrip of Lukla, we start our trek over a slightly rising trail that heads up to Namche Bazaar – also known as The Sherpa Capital. Namche Bazaar is an extensive trade center where there is always something to see.Outline ItineraryDay 01: Arrive at Kathmandu [1345m/4411ft] and transfer to Hotel.Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] & Trek to Phakding [2640m/8659ft][45m fly & 4 Hrs Trek]Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar [3440m/11283ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek]Day 04: A day for rest at Namche Bazaar - for acclimatization.Day 05: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche [3867m/12683ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] Day 06: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche [4260m/13972ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek]Day 07: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche [4930m/16170ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] Day 08: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep [5180m/16990ft] then trek to Everest Base Camp [5380m/17646ft] and back to Gorakshep [7-8 Hrs Trek]Day 09: Trek from Gorakshep to KalaPatthar (5545m/18187ft) and then Trek to Pheriche [4243m/13917ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] Day 10: Trek from Pheriche to Tyangboche [3867m/12683ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] Day 11: Trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar [3440m/11283ft] [4-5 Hrs Trek]Day 12: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] Day 13: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu [45Min flight] then transfer to HotelDay 14: International Departure as per your flight schedule

What's included

  • Airport Arrival and Departure transfer by Private Vehicle
  • 2 Nights “Day 01 & Day 13” stay in Kathmandu with BB Plan
  • All required ground transportation by private vehicle – as per mentioned in Itinerary
  • All meals (B/F, Lunch & Dinner) during the trekking period
  • Accommodation (Lodge) during the trekking period
  • Everest National park permit and TIMS Card (Trekker's Information Management System)
  • KATHMANDU-LUKLA-KATHMANDU Round trip airfare including airport Tax
  • Highly Experienced Trekking Guide
  • Required number of Porters
  • Staffs food, clothing & salary & Insurance
  • General First aid kits
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • All Local / Government Taxes & necessary paperwork
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea

What's not included

  • Personal nature expenses
  • Bar bill and all kind of drinks
  • Rescue & Evacuation
  • Gratitude (tip) for staff

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu [1345m/4411ft] and transfer to Hotel.

Day 2: Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] & Trek to Phakding [2640m/8659ft][45m fly & 4 Hrs Trek]

Day 3: Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar [3440m/11283ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek]

Day 4: Day 04: A day for rest at Namche Bazaar - for acclimatization.

Day 5: Day 05: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche [3867m/12683ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] 

Day 6: Day 06: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche [4260m/13972ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek]

Day 7: Day 07: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche [4930m/16170ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] 

Day 8: Day 08: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep [5180m/16990ft] then trek to Everest Base Camp [5380m/17646ft] and back to Gorakshep [7-8 Hrs Trek]

Day 9: Day 09: Trek from Gorakshep to KalaPatthar (5545m/18187ft) and then Trek to Pheriche [4243m/13917ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] 

Day 10: Day 10: Trek from Pheriche to Tyangboche [3867m/12683ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] 

Day 11: Day 11: Trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar [3440m/11283ft] [4-5 Hrs Trek]

Day 12: Day 12: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] [5-6 Hrs Trek] 

Day 13: Day 13: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu [45Min flight] then transfer to Hotel

Day 14: Day 14: International Departure as per your flight schedule