Everest base camp trek

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August 25, 2019  -
 September 08, 2019
08/25/19  -
 09/08/19

15 days
$1,515.00 USD

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Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expeditions
 Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expeditions

Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd. is pleased to welcome the travelers to this majestic Himalayan Nation. The company is founded by the working class people who always work relentlessly and tirelessly for the betterment of the Tourism in Nepal. The experienced and amicable support crew of the Nepal Trekking Routes Treks would provide the quality service in impeccable hospitality while presenting the natural and cultural wonders of Nepal. The philanthropic and touristic read more...

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Everest is not a name only to be associated with world’s tallest mountain Mt. Everest (8848 m) rather it’s fairyland up in the Himalayas. Everest Base Camp Trek is more than an ordinary trek. Throughout a trail better described as iconic steps towards paradise offers blend of Sherpa culture, alpine forests and more than 20 mountain vistas. Glacial Moraines and glacial lakes along with high altitude passes make every step into this magnificent land of Khumbu challenging.  Trekking in Nepal is considered as the prime outdoor walking holiday activity and Everest region trekking is its deity.

 

Everest base camp trek detail

 

Trekking crew members of Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition ensures closer examination of host culture before opening a casement towards the summit of the world. Experience the thrilling feeling of flying to world’s most extreme airport in Lukla and camp at the tranquil hamlet of Phakding on the bank of Dudhkoshi River. As you trek upwards green lush forests below Namche Bazaar presents the first view of much coveted Mt. Everest. On course of acclimatization act the hiking of Everest View Point. Endows plethora of mountains in front of you.  Amadablam, Thamserku, Kang Tega, Lhotse, Tabuche, Nuptse, Everest and others are mountains seen magnificently during rest day hiking. Everest Base Camp Trekking follows the yak caravan route towards spiritual Tengboche Monastery. This is the most sacred place of Sherpa and also hosts Mani Rimdu Festival every year. Get blessings for further treks in Everest before heading to Dingboche. Our crews members will keep you check with the altitude by resting another day in Dingboche. The most enthralling day of trekking starts here after. Memorial of Everest summiteers in Thukla and pristine Lobuche paves way of trekkers for Gorakshep. This is the last camping place residing below Kalapathar (5545 m). The time finally arrives as you will be stepping your step on the iconic base camp of Everest (5365 m). Leave your footprints and take as many pictures as possible. Cherish the moment to the fullest. Early morning sunrise view from Kalapathar will add more gloss to your trekking in Everest region. Trip heads back to Lukla for the flight to Kathmandu following the same trail.

 

High altitude trekking is not for the faint hearted people. If you are adventure lover and have fit physical abilities then we are here to take you to the base camp of world’s tallest mountain. Everest Base Camp Trekking with us is always fun filled, safe and informative. More than a decade of experience in the heartland of Sherpa people really proves our mettle in taking trekkers up in the Himalayas beyond expectations. Plan today, decide wisely and choose us for momentous walking holiday in Himalayas

 

 

Includes

·         Airport pick-up and drop off service ,

·         Trekking Guide and porter services

·         Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, accommodation during the trekking 

·         Two nights accommodations in kathmandu

·         Sleeping bags, down jackets, duffel bags and trekking sticks (if required)

·         Trekking permit of National park,

·         TIMS(Trekking Information Management System )

·         Round trip flight fare for Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu

·         Insurance and equipment for the trekking staffs

·         First aid kit

·         Farewell dinner in Kathmandu with cultural program in typical Traditional Nepali restaurant  

Excludes

·         Personal expenses

·         Drinks,  beverages, hot shower, extra accommodation in Kathmandu 

·         Single supplementary (per person accommodation  USD 50) Per night 

·         During the trekking single supplementary is USD 100

·         Travel insurance

·         Tips for guide and porter

·         Extra Meals & accommodation in Kathmandu other than mentioned in Itinerary

Equipment Check List

 Daypack:

 Approximately 3000 to 3500 cubic inches Duffel Bag: Nepal Trekking Routes Treks and Expedition will supply complimentary water and wind proof duffel/kit bag, but one extra big duffel bag/suitcase is necessary for non-trek items left at the hotel in Kathmandu

 Down Jacket: Your own Down Jacket is strongly recommended, but we also supply complimentary down which need to be returned at the completion of the trek

 Sleeping bag: Your own sleeping bag strongly is recommended, but we also supply complimentary sleeping bags which need to be return at the completion of the trek

 HEAD

 Sun hat or scarf Light or warm fleece hat Sunglasses with UV protection

 FEET

 Thin, lightweight inner socks thick, warm and wool hiking socks

 Trekking boots with spare laces

 Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)

 Gaiters for Trekking in winter

 HANDS

 Lightweight gloves

 Heavyweight gloves with a waterproof shell outer

 Miscellaneous  Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees F *

 Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries

 Small pad or combination lock-to-lock Trekking Bags/Duffel bag

 Basic First Aid Kit

 Large plastic bags - for keeping Items dry inside trek bag

 Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)

 Trekking Poles

 Water bottles

 Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc)

 Ear Plug (who know some people on group are snoring)

 Binoculars

 Reading book Trail Map/Guide book Journal & Pen Pencils and small notebooks

 Travel game i.e., cards

Risk and Liabilities             

All the Nepal Tours are performed under the strict rules and regulations of the tourism board of the Nepal. We aren't accountable for any change or cancellation of the trip under unavoidable situations like alternate in rules and regulations of the country, government regulations, herbal screw ups, political instability, cancellation of flight, delay, illness or accident, a breakdown of a vehicle, and so on. Any more fees incurred due to such occasions shall be borne by the customer themselves. Consequently, journey insurance is exceptionally encouraged.

Trip Cancellation

If you want to cancel your tour for any reason, you have to write down it to us 15 days before your journey departure date. We shall approve it as canceled most effective after receiving a valid written be the notice from the customer. If the purpose to your cancellation is true like injury or serious illness, you may postpone your tour or switch your booking to another person who meets all of the requirements for the journey. But, a charge of USD 200 per person might be charged if you postpone or switch your trip inside 15 days prior to your journey date. Please note that the deposited money is nonrefundable, consequently, you may utilize the money to book a tour with Nepal Trekking Routes Treks and Expedition next time.

Booking in Last minute

Last minute booking option is also available which includes booking prior to 5 days of the trip date. The 100% cost of the tour should be deposited at the time of booking to guarantee the reservation. 

If Tour Incomplete

We are not obligated to refund incase of Tour Incompletion from your side. 

Force Majeure

If your journeys get cancelled because of any unexpected instances like disasters, conflict or unfavorable climatic situations, we can arrange any other trip for you. So, your money is safe and secured which will be used for next visit or Nepal Trekking Routes Treks will arrange the package accordingly analysing the favorable situations.

Budget changing

The change in the Tour Package Price is imminent incase of drastic change in the foreign currency exchange rates and government rules. 

Travel Insurance

We strongly recommend a complete travel insurance package deal to all our customers. The insurance should cover all the medical fee, personal accident, emergency evacuation (heli rescue), and tour cancellation, loss of equipment and natural calamity, theft of or damage to baggage and private results etc.

Flight Delay/Cancellation

The mere reason for the delays and the cancellation of the flight is mainly due to the climatic variability and hard terrain. The unusual blinding fog, heavy rainfall and strong winds could also results in flight delays or sometimes cancellation. The major timings for the chances of flight delay and cancellation occurrences are in winter and rainy season. Another major reason is the technical difficulty because of the lack of instrumental landing system in Tribhuvan International Airport; the domestic flights are often delayed or cancelled. January to the end of February is the bad time for the domestic flights in Nepal.

Personal Valuables & Belongings

We aren't liable for any damage or loss of your backpack or belongings. All your valuables are on your own risk however we can arrange for the safe deposit boxes in hotel of Kathmandu. It is highly recommended that you shouldn't carry expensive items during the trip.

Important Note

All our terms and conditions are applicable if you book directly with the resevations and sales department of Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd. If you book your trip with us from any sellers or third party, you will be accountable to their terms and conditions.

 

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Tour Itinerary

Day01: Kathmandu
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu
Upon your arrival time, a representative from Nepal Trekking Routes will reach Kathmandu International Airport [TIA] to welcome and receive you. You will then be escorted to your hotel where you can refresh and relax and in the evening a welcome dinner program will be organized at a Nepali restaurant. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Kathmandu
Day 02: City Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
After enjoying morning breakfast, you will be picked by your guide from the hotel and take around Kathmandu for sightseeing. You will visit world heritage monuments such as Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath, Swoyambunat and Bouddhanath. In the evening, our trekking guide will conduct a briefing about the trekking program before dinner. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Phakding
Day 03: Kathmandu to Phakding via Lukla flight (2,652m) 3 hrs
Wake up early today to catch a mountain flight to Lukla, the gateway to Mt. Everest. Unload your rucksacks and star trekking towards Phakding. Enroute you will pass through pine and oak forests with occasional chirping sound of birds. Overnight in Phakding.

Day 04: Trek to Namche
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) 5 - 6 hrs
Have a warm breakfast and take in the crispy air. The trail leaving Phakding parallels the Dudkhosi River alongside the forested hills. Crossing of the suspension bridge over the confluence of Bhotekoshi and Dudhkoshi allows for a first glimpse of Everest and other peaks. The last segment is fairly uphill trek till you reach Namche Bazar. Overnight in Namche Bazaar

Day 5: Namche Bazaar: Rest day
Today is an acclimatization day. You will spend exploring and learning about the sights and sounds of Namche Bazaar. Or alternatively you can hike up to Everest View Hotel, one of world’s highest hotels to capture an amazing panorama of Mahalangur Himalayan ranges including Everest, Thamserku, Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Nuptse, Choaltse and so forth. Afterwards return to Namche and spend evening in cozy Namche cafes or pubs. Overnight in Namche.


Day 6: Namche to Tengboche (3,870m): 5 - 6 hrs
As the dawn breaks, you carry rucksack and march down the trail ahead. The section between Namche and Tengboche is fairly easy as you walk into serene forests of oaks, pines and magnolia. Tengboche Monastery is one of the most sacred Himalayan monastery built by the Sherpa community some 300 years ago. The monastery is in a vantage position affording a stunning view of Mt. Ama Dablam. Overnight in Tengboche.
Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m) 5 - 6 hrs
The trail from Tengboches first goes downhill pass the quite forests. As you continue to walk further, the vegetation changes as trees give way to shrubs and rocky landscape with occasional walled houses. Overnight in Dingboche.
Day 08: Dingboche Rest Day
Today is another day allocated for acclimatization. Follow your trekking guide on a short hike to nearby Pangboche valley. You will have plenty of time to observe local Sherpa culture or enjoy yaks plying on the fields. Overnight in Dingboche.


Day 09: Dingboche - Lobuche (4,910) 5-6 hrs
The trail from Dingboche to Lobuche is straight forward along open lands crossed by fresh streams. You will enjoy beautiful Himalayan views of Everest, Lhotse and Thamserku along this section of trail as well as pay tribute to memorials erected in the name of trekkers and mountaineers who have lost their lives in Everest region. Overnight in Lobuche.
Day 10: Lobuche to Gorekshep via EBC (5,170m)8-9 hrs
This is most probably the best section of trekking on this trip. The trail is a bit rocky and challenging as you walk parallele to Khumbu glaciers on your right. The final section involves negotiating your way through big rocks and boulders. Gorakshep is the last village before Everest base camp. Overnight in Gorakshep.
Day 11: Gorekshep to Pheriche Via Kalapatthar (4280 m) 8-9 hrs
Rise up early, very early in the morning, around 4 am. You will start your trekking in the moonlight as you attempt to scale to the top of Kalapathar. All this effort is required to reach to the top of Kalapathar just at dawn, when the sunlight hits Mt. Everest and what lay infront you is the most stunning and magnificent views of sunrise on Mt. Everest. You will have plenty of time taking clicks before you return to Gorakshep. Have your lunch at Gorakshep and return to Pheriche. Overnight in read more... Pheriche.
Day 12: Pheriche to Namche (3,570m) 5-6 hrs
Retrace your step back to Namche. This is an easy walk, filled with ups and downs. Overnight in Namche.
Day 13: Namche to Lukla: 6- 8 hrs
You will continue to retrace your steps back to Lukla today enjoying the beautiful views of Everest, Lhotse, Thamserku and Choaltse. Overnight in Lukla.
Day 14: Lukla - Kathmandu
Catch an early morning flight back to Kathmandu. Once in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 15: Farewell Travel Guest
Depending on the time of your departure, our representative will accompany you to Tribhuvan International Airport.

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  • Shailesh Pokharel

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