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What to Expect
Kathmandu to Lukla or vice versa flight is not stable. Once you enter the terminal of the domestic airport you will find the slogan of Yeti Airlines “Fly in Time”. However, they can’t assure you that you will fly in time. So, just pray that your flight will take place as per your printed flight schedule.

The Everest Base Camp Trek starts from Kathmandu. Firstly, you will commence with a sightseeing of the capital city of the country i.e. Kathmandu. You will tour the major UNESCO World Heritage Sites of the city which includes revered Hindu and Buddhist temples and monasteries. Similarly, it also includes the city’s oldest palace complex.

Then, you will experience a short beautiful flight to Lukla. The short flight to Lukla is adventurous and thrilling. In contrast to the hectic hustle and bustle of Kathmandu, Lukla offers a fresh Himalayan environment that will provide a tranquil environment. Upon your arrival in Lukla, you can enjoy the green rolling hills and the distant views of the mountains once you arrive in Lukla.

                                        

   ITINERARY

Day 1: Kathmandu

Day 2: Kathmandu

Day 3: Kathmandu – Lukla – Phakding

Day 4: Phakding – Namche

Day 5: Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar

Day 6: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche

Day 7: Tengboche to Dingboche

Day 8: Dingboche: Acclimatization

Day 9: Dingboche – Lobuche

Day 10: Lobuche – Gorak Shep

Day 11: Gorakshep – Kala Pathar – Pheriche

Day 12: Pheriche – Tyangboche

Day 13: Tyangboche – Monjo

Day 14: Monjo – Lukla

Day 15: Lukla – Kathmandu

Day 16:Departure
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
One of the representative from Himalayan Sanctuary Adventure will be waiting you outside the International Airport terminal gate holding your name and You will be transferred to your hotel.

Ports
Tribhuvan International Airport ,Kathmandu ,Nepal
Departure Time
5:30 AM
Duration
16 days
Return Details
Kathmandu ,Nepal
Inclusions
  • Airport pickups and drops by private vehicle
  • 3-star catagory hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the trek
  • Farewell dinner at the end of the trip
  • Domestic flights (Kathmandu- Lukla -Kathmandu)
  • Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
  • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trekking guide.
  • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All government and local taxes
  • Breakfast
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Excess baggage charge(s)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • International flights
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.
  • Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Arrival at Tribhuvan International airport in Kathmandu,
  • One of the representative from Himalayan Snactuary Adventure will be waiting you outside the International Airport terminal gate holding your name and You will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu
  • Day 02 : Kathmandu Vally Sightseeing
  • Full-day Sightseeing of Kathmandu Vally .after breakfast in the morning you will be Proceed on to Boudhanath Stupa ,Pasupatinath Temple , patan Darbar Square and Swayambhunath Stupa. Swayambhunath is a Buddhist Stupa said to be more than 2000 years old, is perched on a hillock 77 meters above the valley floor and offering a bird’s eye view of the Kathmandu City. Afternoon, tour of Patan, also known as Lalitpur or the “city of beauty” is the oldest city in the valley. A great center both of the Newari Buddhist religion and of traditional arts & crafts with 136 bahals or courtyards and 55 major temples. Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu
  • Day 03 : Kathmandu – Lukla – Phakding(2,651m/8,700ft): 40 minutes flight, 3 – 4 hours trek
  • We take an early morning flight to Lukla and meet our rest of the crew members in Lukla and start our trek. The trail then leads to Phakding via Cheplung village from where we get a magnificent view of Mt. Khumbila, a sacred mountain which has never been summited.Overnight at Phakding
  • Included meals:Breakfast /Lunch/ Dinner
  • Day 04: Phakding – Namche (3,438m/11,280 ft) 5 – 6 hours
  • We continue our walk on the trail that goes north up the Benkar valley. We cross Dudh Koshi River and pass Chumoa and Monjo villages leading the entrance to the Everest National Park. Then we pass Jorsale village crossing a suspension bridge and walk alongside of the Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi rivers. We continue our trek ascending on a steep trail and reach Namche Bazaar. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.
  • Included meals:Breakfast /Lunch/ Dinner
  • Day 05 : Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar: (3,440m/11,284ft)
  • We explore Namche Bazaar and hike-up to Sagarmatha National Park and enjoy the sunrise over the Himalayas including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde and so on. If we are interested in a day hike, we can trek to Khumjung village.Overnight in Namche Bazaar.
  • Included meals: Breakfast/ Lunch /Dinner
  • Day 06 : Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft): 5- 6 hours
  • The trek until Phunki is an easy walk. From here we ascend towards Tengboche village exploring famous Tengboche monastery which is the biggest monastery of the Everest region. It is located within the Sagarmatha National Park which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The monastery is blessed with panoramic views of the Himalayas, including Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and Thamserku. The Tengboche Monastery opens at 3:00pm, so if we reach there by 3 o’clock we can observe a Buddhist religious ceremony. Overnight in Tengboche. Included meals:Breakfast/ Lunch /Dinner
  • Day 07 : Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 5 – 6 hours
  • We walk downhill to Debuche and cross the Imja River to reach Pangboche.The trek continues passing throug the upper Pangboche trail and exploring the Pangboche Monastery. We continue our walk to Dingboche via Imja Valley and Lobuche River.Ovenight at Dingboche
  • Included meals:Breakfast/Lunch /Dinner
  • Day 08 : Dingboche Acclimatization
  • Spending a day in Dingboche will help us to acclimate to the high altitude.We can spend time hiking to hill about four hours behind Dingboche to view world’s tallest peaks including Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyu.Overnight at Dingboche.
  • Included meals:Breakfast/Lunch /Dinner
  • Day 09 : Dingboche – Lobuche 4,900 m
  • The trek continues walking around 7 hours (9 km)along the Himalayan trail heading towards the famous base camp of the world’s tallest peak exploring the breath taking magnificent view of the mountains. The trail then continues via Dughla pass to mountain village of Lobuche for the overnight stay.
  • Included meals:Breakfast/Lunch /Dinner
  • Day 10 : Lobuche – Gorak Shep 5160 m – Everest Base Camp 5365 m
  • Today we continue our trek to Everest Base camp walking long day nearly 12 hours (17 km) to Gorakshep.After reaching Gorak shep,check in at lodge,have lunch and walk to the Base Camp to enjoy amazing views of Nuptse, Khumbuste and Pumori mountains .Then we walk back to Gorakshep from the base camp for overnight stay.
  • Included meals:Breakfast/Lunch /Dinner
  • Day 11 : Gorakshep – Kala Pathar 5555 meters – Pheriche 4200 m
  • After early breakfast,we walk upto the highest point of the trek, Kalapatthar for a magnificent view point of the world’s tallest Everest and several other mountains like Lingtren, Khumbutse, and Changtse mountains. It takes about Three hours to reach the top. After spending some time at the summit of Kala Patthar, we walk back to Gorak Shep for lunch which is relatively easier than hiking up to Kala Pathhar.After lunch,we hike down to Pheriche to spend the night.
  • Included meals:Breakfast/Lunch /Dinner
  • Day 12 – Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,441 m) – 7 hours
  • Leaving the mountains behind us, our descent takes us through Pangboche and Tengboche before continuing to the town of Namche Bazaar. We arrive back to Namche in the afternoon. Overnight at a guesthouse.
  • Included Meal : Breakfast/ lunch / Dinner
  • Day 13 – Trek to Lukla (2,804 m) – 6 hours
  • This is our last day of trekking as we return to Lukla where the trek began. We enjoy this time to reflect on the trek as a group and the personal achievement of all those who took part. The afternoon is free, so you can wander about, relax and enjoy a hot shower! In the evening, have a few celebratory drinks and dance with your trekmates.Overnight at a guesthouse
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Included Meal : Breakfast /lunch /Dinner
  • Day 14 : Lukla – Kathmandu (1400 m)
  • We catch an early morning flight to Kathmandu after our long mountain journey. Upon arrival in Kathmandu you will be transferred to your hotel. We take you for a cultural dinner in the evening.Overnight in Kathmandu.
  • Included meals:Breakfast/Dinner
  • Day 15 : Final Departure
  • Our Driver will transfer you to the International Airport for your onwards Destination
  • Included meals : Breakfast
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Safety first in this incredibly beautiful but also rural nature. For the biggest success rate and most pleasant journey, I can highly recommend Himalayan Sanctuary Adventure to host your first trekking experience in the Himalayas and not least on the route to the EBC!
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Response from Bishnu B, Owner at Everest Base Camp Trekking
Responded 18 Aug 2018
Dear Jakob , First of all i would like to thank you very much for your Gracious words about us and Service provided by the team of Himalayan Sanctuary Adventure . I'm really glad to know that you had wonderful time and enjoyed Everest Base Camp Trekking during your holiday in Nepal . Hope to have more recommend and see you again Soon.
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