NEPAL TIBET BHUTAN INDIA

 

 
TRIP ROUTES
TRIP CALENDAR
THE TEAM
ACCOMMODATION
FLIGHT GUIDE
VISA/VACCINATIONS
TRAVEL INSURANCE
ONLINE TRIP BOOKING
   

 

Enjoy Browsing our photo gallery
(spectacular views on trips)

 
   

 

.

EVEREST BASE CAMP - Trekking (Camping)
Trip Code: EBC (19 days in Nepal)

.

Trek Route | Trek Date | Trek Cost | Spectacular Views | Book this Trip


After a plunge into the historic sights of Kathmandu (1,337m/4,385ft), trek to the foot of Mount Everest (8,850m/29,028ft) following the classic expedition route since the ‘50s. From the mountain airstrip at Lukla (2,886m/9,466ft) hike to Base Camp (5,364m/17,594ft) to see the Khumbu Icefall and to the rocky outcrop of Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,188ft) for awesome views of Everest and the snow capped panorama of other Himalayan giants. The other highlights of this trek are visiting delightful Sherpa villages, less frequented side valley of Thame (3,800m/12,464ft) and meeting the friendly people. Also visiting active monasteries of Tengboche (3,867m/12,684ft) and Pangboche (3,985m/13,071ft) the oldest of the Khumbu (Everest) region en-route to experience the spirituality of Tibetan Buddhism so prevalent in the mountains of Nepal.

Larger View

Larger View
 

19 DAYS in Nepal : 14 days challenging hiking on rocky terrain at high elevation (maximum 5,545m/18,188ft) - 4 nights five star deluxe hotel - 14 nights camping

 

ITINERARY :

 

DAY 1   Arrive Kathmandu - Join tour
DAY 2   Tour Kathmandu (Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa)
DAY 3   Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2,640m/8,659ft)
DAY 4-5   Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft) with a layover day to explore and acclimatize
DAY 6-7   Hike to the small settlement of Thame and Khumjung (3,790m/12,431ft), an educational center
DAY 8   Trek to Devoche (3,820m/12,530ft) via Tengboche Monastery which has spectacular views of Ama Dablam (6,812m/22,343ft) and Everest
DAY 9-10   Trek to the summer pasture of Dingboche (4,410m/14,465ft) with a layover day to rest and acclimatize
DAY 11-13   Hike to Lobuche (4,930m/16,170ft) and Gorak Shep (5,140m/16,859ft), then to Base Camp and Kala Patthar, and return to Tuglha (4,620m/15,154ft)
DAY 14   Walk down the Imja Khola valley to Devoche
DAY 15-16   Trek back to Lukla via Namche Bazaar
DAY 17   Fly to Kathmandu
DAY 18   Free day in Kathmandu (early morning optional Everest Mountain Flight - extra)
DAY 19   Depart Kathmandu - Tour ends (or carry on Rafting & Chitwan Extension)

PHYSICAL FITNESS: Grade D (Challenging):
This challenging trek requires that you are very fit and have previous trekking experience. It involves several days of hiking at high altitude.


Trip Dates
19 days in Nepal start Monday end Friday

(Please note Trip Code is EBC instead of EB and it is 19 days instead of 20 days on Ramailo Treks Trip Routes, so please change this)

   2014      
   EBC 0610 06 oct - 24 oct
   EBC 2710 27 oct - 14 nov
       
   2015      
   EBC 2303 23 mar - 10 apr
   EBCS 2004 20 apr - 08 may *
       
   EBC 0510 25 oct - 23 oct
   EBC 2610 26 oct - 13 nov
       
   *no rafting and chitwan extension


LAND  & INTERNAL AIR COST (in twin sharing basis)

Land Cost
£ 2,425 (12 to 15 members)
£ 2,740 (8 to 11 members)
£ 2,990 (6 to 7 members)
£ 3,605 (4 to 5 members)
£ 5,370 (2 to 3 members)
£ 8,690 (solo traveler)

Airfare
£ 235 (Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu)
(Airfare subject to change)

Single Supplement

£ 345

If you have more time you can extend your trip with
RAFTING & CHITWAN EXTENSION (5 DAYS)  please click here »

LAND COST INCLUDES

  • Expert Leader
  • All airport transfers in Kathmandu
  • All hotel accommodations on Bed and Breakfast basis: 4 nights 'The Malla Hotel' (5 Star Deluxe Hotel) in Kathmandu
  • Half day morning sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath Temple & Boudhanath Stupa in the Kathmandu valley with city guide, transfer and entrance fees
  • 14 days trek with all meals, camping equipment, sherpa/cook staff and porters/pack animals
  • Travel cost of sherpa/cook staff and porters/pack animals, transfer of equipment
  • Everest National Park fee
  • Trekkers' Information Management System fee

LAND COST DOES NOT INCLUDE

  • Nepal visa fee
  • Medical immunization
  • Internal airfares (Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu - please see cost above)
  • International airfares (hotel accommodations en route if any)
  • International airport taxes if any
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunches and dinners in Kathmandu
  • Donations
  • Trip members' insurance of any kind
  • Emergency evacuation by helicopter or other means in case of illness, accident, etc… which trip members' insurance should cover
  • Personal expenses, such as sodas/soft drinks/bottled water, alcoholic beverages, laundry etc...
  • Tips to Leader and all Support staffs

     

    To book this trip please Click Here

 

 

Home  |  FAQ  |  Guest Book  |  Photo Gallery  |  Booking Conditions  |  Contact us

   

© Copy Right 2004-2012.

Awesome Travel Ltd. All Right Reserved.                                            email: steve@awesometraveller.com