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Location

Amrit Marg, Thamel

Everest Base Camp Trek

Days
08 Days
Price From

USD$ 1200

Trip Introduction
Difficulty

Moderate

Destination

Nepal

Maximum Altitude

5545m

Trip Duration

15 Days

Overview

Trip Highlights:

“Enjoy great adventure reaching at the foot of world highest Mt. Everest Marvelous scenery of high mountains and rolling green hills and scenic valleys Explore cultural villages of highlanders the Sherpa tribes of strong Buddhism Sweeping flight to and from Kathmandu with gorgeous mountain panorama At Everest base camp with close views of massive Khumbu Ice-Falls and glaciers Climb Kalapathar top highest spot of the adventure with close views of Everest.”

Trip Profile:

Trip Mode: Staying in tourist standard hotels while in Kathmandu on treks staying overnight in nice local lodges.

Trek Grade: Moderate to Adventurous with uphill and downhill with a touch of high altitude as elevation gains gradually with acclimatization days and overnight stops.

Trekking Areas: Nepal North Mid-East of Khumbu districts within Everest Region.

Trekking Duration: 11 nights and 12 days from Lukla to Lukla.

Highest altitude: At Everest Base Camp 5,365 m and on top Kalapathar 5,545 m high.

People and Culture: Populated by Sherpa tribe of Buddhist religions with interesting culture and old heritage traditional farm life.

Total Trip: 15 Nights and 16 Days from Arrival to departure (Kathmandu to Kathmandu).

Seasons: Nearly all season of the month can be trekked to Everest Base Camp, except the wet months from mid-June to mid-September falls within Monsoon time with heavy rains and dark clouds to obstruct the views and walks. March to May the best time when morning to mid-day with clear fine weather for views and walks with mild temperatures, right times for treks for Everest region mid green hills when wildflowers are in full blooming times, especially the rhododendron flowers. Rhododendron from tall trees to bushes with flowers that blossom of various species and colors that decorate the hill and valleys (national flower of Nepal). October to December months another best time for treks around autumn/fall and pre-winter where days are clear for views as well right temperatures for walks, can be cold during night and morning times with chances of snow in high areas of Everest above 2,800 meters high.

Introduction:

Everest Base Camp Trekking a travelers dreams to set foot on the base of gigantic Mt. Everest that towers high at 8,848 m as the world’s highest mountains with adjoining Lhotse and Nuptse peaks. Everest Base Camp Trekking one of the most popular adventure destinations on this planet for excellent views of surrounding high mountains in the harmony of native Sherpa impressive culture of Buddhism religion. Besides scenic landscapes and mountain views, the green forest on walks is equally captivating especially in the flowering spring season from March till May where tree lines disappear as a route to Everest Base Camp continues heading closer to mountains within dry and arid beautiful terrain.  Starting with a short scenic flight from Kathmandu in a smaller aircraft to land at Sherpa town in Lukla, where the walk begins past lovely Sherpa villages lined with Buddhism monuments of prayer walls along with views of high peaks. As walk reaches the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park (listed in World Heritage Sites) enriched with exotic Himalayan flora and fauna then heading for the climb to reach at famous Namche Bazaar for two nights with acclimatization days to cope with the high altitude of Everest and Khumbu valley. From Namche walk leads on a scenic path with constant views of Everest and magnificent Amadablam with another array of peaks to reach a wonderful spot in Thyangboche monastery surrounded by green woodland and mountains. After a time at scenic Thyangboche and visiting its interesting monastery with views of Everest and Amadablam then reaching a higher country where tree lines drop entering into an arctic zone of ice and glaciers at Everest Base Camp. Enjoy great moments standing beneath world highest mountains and then climb to the highest point of the adventure on top Kalapathar at above 5,545 m facing sweeping panorama of mountains with Everest and Mt. Pumori at close distance. Finally, our wonderful adventure comes to an end walking back to Lukla for panoramic flight to Kathmandu to complete our marvelous experience on Everest Base Camp Trekking with great support and services of Yeti Mountain Treks and guides.

Outline Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Tour of Kathmandu heritage sites of great interest.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla 2,820 m and trek to Phakding 2,657 m - 04 hrs.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 06 hrs.

Day 05: In Namche for rest and acclimatization with a short hike.

Day 06: Trek to Thyangboche 3,867 m - 05 hrs.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche 4,365 m - 05 hrs.

Day 08: Another rest day at Dingboche for acclimatization and local hike.

Day 09: Trek to Lobuche 4,890 m - 05 hrs.

Day 10: To Everest Base Camp 5,365 m back at Gorakshep 5,180 m - 06 hrs.

Day 11: Morning climb Kalapathar at 5,545 m and to Pangboche 3,900 m.

Day 12: Trek to Namche Bazaar - 06 hrs.

Day 13: Trek to Lukla - 06 hrs.

Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 15: Spare and contingency day in Kathmandu.

Day 16: International departure for homeward bound.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

On arrival at Kathmandu international airport received by Yeti Mountain staff and guides for short transfer to your hotel in the center of Kathmandu city around interesting Thamel area or nearby. On checking into your rooms getting refreshed briefing of the treks with other useful information, with welcome dinner in nice Nepalese restaurants with cultural programs.

Day 02: Tour of Kathmandu heritage sites of great interest.

Morning by 9 a.m. where our city guide will take you for an interesting tour around great places steeped with world heritage sites and monuments, after a half day or full day tour back to the hotel with trek preparation.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla 2,820 m and trek to Phakding 2,657 m - 04 hrs.

The morning flies to Lukla with grand views of Himalayan peaks during 35 mins flight with Everest on reaching at Lukla with time to refresh, then continue walking on the gradual trail with few ups and down past Sherpa village to reach at Phakding for overnight stay.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 06 hrs.

The morning starts on the gradual trail following Dudh Kosi River upstream to reach at Monjo and Sagarmatha National Park entrance, from here on river valley within a forested area, then with a climb for few hours to reach at famous Namche Bazaar for two nights stop.

Day 05: In Namche for rest and acclimatization with a short hike.

Namche a perfect spot and heights for rest days to support acclimatization, where one can take a high up at scenic viewpoint facing Everest-Lhotse-Nuptse- Amadablam and other range of mountains, walking high resting and sleeping helps to acclimatize better before heading highest areas.

Day 06: Trek to Thyangboche 3,867 m - 05 hrs.

From Namche heading up and on winding trail with downhill to a river and then uphill walks for few hours within serene alpine woodland to reach at scenic Thyangboche Monastery, surrounded by series of peaks with views of Everest and Amadablam, overnight stop at Thyangboche with time visit its monastery of great interest.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche 4,365 m - 05 hrs.

Morning with grand views of peaks then downhill to a river, after crossing a bridge with a slow climb towards Pangboche village with close views of Amadablam peak, the walk continues to reach a scenic Imjatse Valley where our overnight stops at Dingboche located with views of Amadablam and Island peaks.

Day 08: Another rest day at Dingboche for acclimatization and local hike.

Another lovely and scenic spot for a rest day to get acclimatize where one can take a short hike up at Nagarjuna hilltop, for excellent views of mountains facing Imjatse and Dingboche below, after at leisure and rest marvel the grand views of mountains.

Day 09: Trek to Lobuche 4,890 m - 05 hrs.

From Dingboche with pleasant time heading up above Dingboche and Imjatse valley with scenic views, and then on gentle up as altitude catches taking slowly to reach at Thugla for lunch stop, in this small place, afternoon climb to a ridge of Thugla-La with gradual walk of an hour from here to reach at Lobuche for overnight with views of Nuptse and Lobuche peaks.

Day 10: To Everest Base Camp 5,365 m back at Gorakshep 5,180 m - 06 hrs.

After Lobuche walk takes you to our highlight at Everest base camp, as route leads  with slow uphill and above Khumbu glacier and moraine to reach a flat field at Gorakshep a place with few nice lodges. From Gorakshep continue to walk toward the east to reach Everest base camp, on reaching our target enjoy views of giant peaks with Khumbu Ice-Fall and glaciers, and then walk back to Gorakshep for an overnight stop.

Day 11: Morning climb Kalapathar at 5,545 m and to Pangboche 3,900 m.

Early morning hike to the top of Kalapathar at above 5,545 m, the highest point of the adventure facing wonderful views of a mountain range with Everest and Pumori at close distance. From here descend to Gorakshep and walk downhill to Lobuche, walking past Thugla with more descend to reach Pheriche valley and its nice settlement as the walk continues on the easy downhill to Pangboche for an overnight stop.

Day 12: Trek to Namche Bazaar - 06 hrs.

From Pangboche retrace the journey with ups to Thyangboche and downhill with an hour up and then on a good winding path to Namche Bazaar for an overnight stop before Lukla.

Day 13: Trek to Lukla - 06 hrs.

A long walk of the last day trekking to reach Lukla, from Namche on the downhill to a river with a short climb to Monjo and then on a good trail to Phakding village, where few hours walk from here reaches you at Lukla for final overnight stop within Everest and Khumbu area.

Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel end of the service.

Morning as flight time transfer to Tenzing-Hillary air terminal in Lukla, board in a small aircraft either Dornier-Twin Otter or similar for the scenic flight back to Kathmandu and then to your hotel (end of our service), after a most amazing time on Everest base camp trekking.

Day 15: Spare and contingency day in Kathmandu.

We reserve an extra day in Kathmandu in case of flight delay and might lead to cancellation due to unfavorable bad weather conditions, can happen sometimes even in the best time of the year. If all goes well according to our standard itinerary days, enjoy this spare contingency day at leisure for individual activities.

Day 16: International departure for homeward bound.

Last day in Nepal the country of Himalayan wonders and impressive cultures, as your international flight time transfer to the international airport in Kathmandu for homeward bound or to respective destinations, after a memorable experience on Everest Base Camp Trekking with great services of Yeti Mountain Treks.

What's Include
  • All necessary airport Pick up and drop off.
  • Three nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with BB plan at least two star stander hotel.
  • Both way domestic flight (KTM-Lukla-KTM).
  • All necessary permits.
  • Guide
  • Two in one porter
  • Three times meals per day during trek with cup of tea or coffee (B+L+D).
  • All accommodation at guest house during trek.
  • Sleeping bag/Down Jacket
  • One full day city tour in Kathmandu.
  • Rescue Service arrangement


What's Not Include
  • Personal expenses.
  • Bar bill,mineral water,hot shower
  • Tipping for trekking staff.
  • Extra cost above mentioned service.
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