Everest Base Camp and Kalapathar Trek (12 days)
Trip Difficulty: Grade 4
For decades, adventurers have been drawn to the romance of Mount Everest. Those who join this trek will start their journey from Kathmandu to Lukla-by flight at 2840m. From Lukla you walk to the famous Sherpa village of Namche Bazar and on to the Tyangboche Buddhist Monastery, with its panoramic view of Everest - 8848m, Cho Oyu - 8153m, Lhotse - 8501m, Makalu - 8463m and Ama Dablam - 6856m. Then it's across the glaciers to the foot of Mount Everest, and one of the most spectacular views of your life.
Your trekking preparation:
This trek is considered as tough adventurous. If you are normally fit and have a sense of adventure you will enjoy this trek. The program is designed to acclimatize you gradually and not to experience high altitude sickness. However you are requested to check your altitude fitness and the itinerary.
Please note that the following program is prepared in the fact basis however things can be change in some circumstances but adjustments will have to make during the trekking. We request you to be flexible with the situation for your safe and max. enjoyable time.
This trek is designed for teahouse - Lodge accommodation arrangement, our professional Sherpa trek guide and porters handle everything understanding your interest and needs at that time.
Day to day itinerary:
Day 01 Fly to Lukla at 2840m and trek to Phakding 2610m
Day 02 Trek to Namche Bazaar at 3440m.
Day 03 Acclimatize in Namche Bazar, morning visit Everest view point form there you will have first glimpse of Mt. Everest and stunning views of other mountains- Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Khantenga, Thamserku and more.
Day 04 Trek to Tengboche at 3860m.
Day 05 Trek to Dingboche at 4410m.
Day 06 Trek to Lobuche at 4910m.
Day 07 Trek to Gorakhshep at 5140m
Day 08 Morning explore around the Khumbu Glacier or climb up to Kalapathar for the last best view of your dream about Mt. Everest, have a breakfast and trek back to Pangboche camp site again.
Day 09 Trek to Namche Bazar
Day 10 Trek to Phakding
Day 11 Trek to Lukla, have a lunch and rest at tea house lodge or afternoon free for personal activities.
Day 12 Early in the morning fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu, end the trip and transfer to hotel, rest and afternoon free for personal activities.
For Cost details of above package, Please contact us
The above package includes the following services:
- Airport transfers - Pick up and drop
- Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu
- Entry permit fee to Sagarmatha National Park
- TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System) Pass
- All supporting staffs (trekking guide and porters), as well as their necessary insurance, meals and allowances
- 3-meals per day and overnight accommodation in Hotel/Lodges along the trail
- Domestic airfare (Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu)
The above package does not include:
- Travel/medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
- Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottle drinks, donations, tips etc...