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Trekking Spotlights:  Stuningly scenic flight to Lukla (Tenzing Hillary Airport) from Kathmandu  Knowledge about the business hub of the entire Khumbu region, Namche Bazaar, also the gateway to Everest Base Camp  Visit of Tengboche Monastery, the largest in the Khumbu region  UNESCO World Heritage Site, Sagarmatha National Park  A 360-degree panoramic view of the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest and the nearby snowcapped peaks from Kala Patthar  Following the footprints of the mountaineering pioneers Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay  Observation of Sherpa villages, culture, tradition, typical cuisines and their hospitality
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Duration
14 days
Inclusions
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Airport/Departure Tax
  • National Park fees
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  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • WiFi on board
  • Personal Expense
  • Nepal Arrival visa (we have arrival visa system)
  • International Flight fare
  • Tips for Guide and Porter
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu Welcome to Nepal! Elevation: 1345m/4412ft. Activities: We will meet you at the airport and drive you to your hotel, just relax for the rest of the day to recover from your long journey.Highlights: Bustling Thamel, an array of restaurants, bars and shops.Accomodation: Kathmandu 3 star hotel. Day 02: Kathmandu to Phakding via Lukla flight (2,652m) 35 min, BB Plan Hours of walking: 3.5.Difficulty: Easy.Elevation reached: 2840m/9318ft in Lukla and 2610m/8563ft in Phakding.Terrain: Flat and downhill, well developed paths, stone steps.Views on offer: Amazing Himalayan views on approach to Lukla.Highlights: The breathtaking flight between the mountains, first day of your Everest Base Camp Trek.What’s to see: The traditional Sherpa people and Buddhist shrinesAccommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) , BB Plan Hours of walking: 6 Approximately. Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd Sanchayakosh Building Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal ShaileshPokharel Difficulty: Moderate.Elevation reached: 3440m/11286ft.Terrain: Rocky and dirt tracks, stone steps, mostly uphill, gradual with some steep inclines.Views on offer: Spectacular approaching views of Namche Bazaar, snow capped peaks and the river valley.Highlights: The colourful Sherpa town of Namche Bazaar – the gateway to the high Himalaya and crossing some impressive suspension bridges over the river valley.What’s to see : The milky waters of the Dudh Kosi River, thick rhododendron, magnolia and fir tree forests, herds of yaks carrying supplies.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 04: Namche Bazaar: Rest day, BB Plan Hours walking: 4.Difficulty: Easy – Moderate.Elevation reached: 3962m/12998ft at Mountain View Hotel, 3790m/12434ft at Khumkung.Terrain: Hilly, grassy trails, some steep inclines and flat tracks.Views on offer: Everest, Lhotse, Lhotse Shar, Taboche Peak and Ama Dablam.Highlights: Your first sight of Everest!What’s to see: Khumjung Edmund Hillary School, Sherpa museum, shops and markets around Namche Bazaar.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 05: Namche to Tengboche (3,870m): , BB Plan Hours of walking: 5Difficulty: Moderate.Elevation reached: 3860m/12664ft.Terrain: River bank path, some steep inclines, some flat and some short descents.Views on offer: Kwangde, Nuptse, Lhotse, Kangtega, Ama Dablam and Everest.Highlights: Tyangboche monastery, magnificent panoramic views from Tyangboche.What’s to see: The Lamas and Monks in the stunning Tyangboche Monastery, ornate wall hangings and a 20 foot statue of Lord Buddha.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd Sanchayakosh Building Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal ShaileshPokharel Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m) , BB Plan Hours of walking: 5. Difficulty: Moderate.Elevation reached: 4360m/14304ft.Terrain: Rocky uphill tracks, stone steps, a gentle riverbank trail.Views on offer: Lhotse, Island Peak, Ama Dablam.Highlights: The beautiful location of Dingboche under Ama Dablam, the mountain views from your teahouse.What’s to see: A Yeti scalp in the Pangboche Gompa, the fast flowing waters of the Imja Khola, sacred mani stone walls.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 07: Hike to Nagartsang and back to Dingboche (Acclimatization day) , BB Plan Hours of Walking: 4.Difficulty: moderate to difficult.Elevation reached: 5080m/16667ft.Terrain: Rocky and steep inclines.Views on offer: Remarkable view of Makalu and Lhotse.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 08: Dingboche - Lobuche (4,910) , BB Plan Hours of walking: 5.Difficluty: moderate to difficult.Elevation reached: 4940m/16207ft.Terrain: Some steep inclines and rocky tracks where you will need to scramble for a short time.Views on offer: The Khumbu Icefall and Pumori amongst other beautiful Himalayan mountains.Highlights: Reaching the top of a steep incline for breathtaking panoramic views amongst Buddhist chortens.What’s to see: Memorial sight for people who sadly lost their lives attempting to summit Everest, traditional Sherpa houses. Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd Sanchayakosh Building Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal ShaileshPokharel Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 09: Lobuche to Gorekshep via EBC (5,170m) , BB Plan Hours of walking: 8. Difficulty: Difficult/strenuous.Elevation reached: 5300m/17388ft at Base Camp and 5170m/16962ft at Gorak Shep.Terrain: Uneven, ridge tracks, rocky, uphill and flat trails.Views on offer: Too many to mention! You will be surrounded by an icy wonderland, get your cameras at the ready!Highlights: Congratulations, you made it! You reached the base camp to the highest mountain in the world.What’s to see: You may see a group of mountaineers preparing to attempt an Everest summit. Sunset views from your Gorak Shep teahouse.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 10: Gorekshep to Pheriche Via Kalapatthar (4280 m) , BB Plan Hours of walking: 7.Difficulty: Strenuous.Elevation reached: 5545m/18192ft at Kala Patthar, 4270m/14009ft at Pheriche.Terrain: Steep, rocky climb to Kala Patthar and a gentle descent over rocky and some well defined paths to Pheriche.Views on offer: Everest and the surrounding Himalayas.Highlights: The most spectacular, panoramic views from the top of Kala Patthar.What’s to see: Sunrise from 5545m amidst a mountain wonderland, simply amazing.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 11: Pheriche to Namche (3,570m) , BB Plan Hours of Walking: 7.Difficulty: Easy to difficult.Elevation reached: 3440m/11286ft.Terrain: Steep descents, stone steps, rocky trails and grasslandViews on offer: The River Valley and snow-capped peaks in the distance.Highlights: Returning to this vibrant Sherpa town.What’s to see: Check out the local markets, bars and restaurants. Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd Sanchayakosh Building Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal ShaileshPokharel Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 12: Namche to Lukla, BB Plan Hours of walking: 7. Difficulty: moderate.Elevation reached: 2840m/9318ft.Terrain: By the banks of the river, stone steps and some descents and last ascents up to Lukla.Views on offer: The glistening river amidst a mountain backdrop.Highlights: Last day of walking in the Khumbu region. Well done, you completed your trip!What’s to see: Thick forests, an array of birds and some final views of the mountains.Accommodation: Basic Teahouse. Day 13: Lukla – Kathmandu, BB Plan Highlights: Another breathtaking airplane ride on a twin-engine otter amidst the mighty Himalayas.Accommodation: 3 star hotel in Kathmandu. Day 14: Farewell Travel Guest, BB Plan Time to go home and tell your friends and family of the fun and adventure had on your trek in Nepal. Or, you could extend your trip. We can arrange many other tours and trips for you, such as: Chitwan Jungle Safari, River Rafting Adventure, Scenic Flight, Cycling or even another trek in a different region. Nepal Trekking Routes would be both pleased and honored to be at your service.
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travellers
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Niven wrote a review Feb. 2020
Cape Town, South Africa1 contribution
My wife and i had the good fortune of being treated to an amazing everest base camp experience, due to the excellent and personal service provided by Nepal Trekking Routes and Expeditions. This family run business prides themselves in provided an unparalleled level of service,
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from Nepal Trekking R, General Manager at Sherpa homeland trek ( Everest Base Camp)
Responded 15 Feb. 2020
Dear Niven Thanks for leaving us such a wonderful review regarding your Everest base camp trek. We are thrilled that you loved your experience; our staff will definitely be happy to read what you wrote. We put customer experience and satisfaction as our priority, and your review reaffirms the hard work we put in every day. So thanks for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you again. Thanks Again
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Ken wrote a review Jan. 2020
Auckland, New Zealand31 contributions1 helpful vote
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This was an amazing trek from start to finish. Shailesh and Hari were very professional and very accommodating from the start. Hari was a very good guide and made sure I was safe the whole way through. Overall I highly recommend this trek even during winter as the views are just
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Nepal Trekking R, Manager at Sherpa homeland trek ( Everest Base Camp)
Responded 9 Jan. 2020
Dear kenneth Par Thank you so much for your wonderfull review.We fell Proud to be your tour organizer in Nepal. It was amazing experience you had with us. Thank you so much for being our guest. We can't wait to see you again for another adventure Thanks
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Nicole K wrote a review Oct. 2019
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I was a little bit afraid: would we all be able to reach the Everest Base Camp? It was a physical challenge at this altitude, for which we couldn’t prepare ourselves, even if we hiked a lot in the Alps the months before our journey to Nepal. We did it, also thanks to the great
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Nepal Trekking R, Manager at Sherpa homeland trek ( Everest Base Camp)
Responded 20 Oct. 2019
Hi Nicole K Thank you very much for sharing your best experience of EBC trek with us. We are really happy to find you as our guest. I wish see you again soon in Nepal. Thanks.
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Pinyatta wrote a review Sep. 2019
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Together with our guide Navien we hiked to the Everest Base Camp. I am giving 5 stars, because our travel agency was reliable, flexible and careful, our trip was safe and well organized, and because we had an amazing experience. Travelling in off-season can be challenging
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Nepal Trekking R, Manager at Sherpa homeland trek ( Everest Base Camp)
Responded 12 Sep. 2019
Dear felix Thank you so much for your word for our service and our guide. We are honoured to have you as our guest You people are truly awesome. Thank you so much once again for this wonderful statement regarding you recent journey to the world tallest mountain Mt Everest base camp. We are always with you for your next adventure journey Can't wait to see you again
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VKeilhack wrote a review Sep. 2019
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On our Trek to EBC I pushed towards limits, I partially didn't even know existed, but felt safely guided all the way. I got good advise on how to cope with the height and thin air, so that we were able to succeed with our 11-day plan. The highlight of our trek was to see the
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from ShaileshP173, General Manager at Sherpa homeland trek ( Everest Base Camp)
Responded 1 Sep. 2019
Dear Victor Thank you for sharing your positive feedback and constructive. I was glad that My guide Nawin provide best service during the trek. The fact you mention our tour to everest base camp ware undoubtedly best run tours that you have been on means a lot of us. We love to read that you enjoyed all the destination and activities . Thank you once again for your wonderful words for us
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