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Everest Base Camp Trekking

Embark on Everest base camp trek and witness the surrounding great Himalayan peaks along with spectacular lakes and glaciers very clearly and nearly taking a journey to the base camp of the highest mountain Everest. This popular trek through traditional Sherpa villages to the Everest base camp and the nearby peak of Kalapatthar, is a highly demanding trek route in the Everest region for adventure enthusiasts wishing to achieve the trip of a lifetime experience. On the whole, the trek offers to explore the originality of mountaineering brave Sherpa ethnic group, Buddhist monasteries and museum, scenery view of world’s four tallest mountains; Mt. Everest (8,848m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516m), Mt. Makalu (8,463m), Cho Oyu (8,201m), and a wide range of flora and fauna at Sagarmatha National Park – world heritage site.

This remarkable trek to Everest has always remained the best trekking destination in the world ever since Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Edmund Hillary succeeded in reaching of the summit of Mt. Everest in 1953 from the southern face of Nepal. Thousands of trekkers come to visit the Everest area each year to see the tallest mountain on earth and other majestic Himalayas. Moreover, Trip to Everest base camp is the most amazing experience that provides an opportunity to snap superb photos of Everest, the other 8,000 m peaks of Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyu, and endangered wildlife animals and birds, throughout the journey.

The trek starts after a scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, trek route follows the Dudh Koshi River valley to its source near the Gokyo Lake to the west of the Everest base camp, with passing through the villages, monasteries and the forests of Rhododendron, pine, hemlock. The following day takes us to the legendary Sherpa village of Namche Bazaar in Khumbu region, where an extra day’s rest is worth keeping on visiting above the Namche located the traditional villages of Khunde and Khumjung, capturing close highlights and enjoying shopping, museum, internet and cafes as though this place is a bustling Bazaar, a meeting point for trekkers heading to different destination in the Everest region. Across the canyon from Khunde perched on a high ridge, is the Tengboche monastery, the leading Buddhist centre in Khumbu. The monastery rests amid stunning views of Everest, Lhotse and Ama Damlam. From Tengboche, the trail continues on to Dingboche and Lobuche, whilst trek traverses through high elevation with fascinating views of nearest mountains. Climb high above the shining glacial moraine to reach the Everest base camp at the foot of the Khumbu Icefall with a backdrop of its glacier to savor the stunning mountain of Everest and ascend to the summit of Kalapatthar (5555m), the highest point of the trek, for perfectly visible much of Mt. Everest. Trek descends down from Kalapatthar following the same previous routes with spending few days overnight at different places to end of this trek package at Lukla.

In brief, 13 days Everest Base camp Trek itinerary is a challenging and an alternative short timing trip of 14 days Everest base camp trekking ideal for normal physical fitness, time limited and hiking experience trekkers as trek requires an average of 6 to 7 hours walking per day. The rewarding trip to Everest is a trek of adventurers ultimate goal for its natural, cultural and fabulous adjoining tallest mountains view that soars so high to the Kalapatthar with an elevation of 5,555m which is still considered to be an adventure of the highest crossing pass. We have more exciting Adventurous packages in Everest region.

Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival to Kathmandu (Trinhuvan International Airport-TIA) (1,350m/4,450ft), transfer to hotel.

Day 2 : Flight to Lukla (2850 m/9,350 ft) 35 minutes, trek to Phakding (2,650 m/8,690 ft) – 3 hrs

Day 3 : Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m/11,285 ft) – 6 hrs

Day 4 : Rest day to relax and acclimatize at Namche Bazaar

Day 5 : Trek to Tengboche (3,855 m/12,850 feet) – 5 Hours

Day 6 : Trek to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,290 feet) – 5 Hours

Day 7 : Trek to Lobuche (4,930 m/16,175 ft) – 5 Hours

Day 8 : Trek to Everest Base Camp and back to GorakShep (5,185 m, 17,010 ft)- 6-8 Hours

Day 9 : Hike to Kala Patthar viewpoint and then Trek GorakShep to Pheriche (4,250m / 13,945 feet) –5 hrs

Day 10 : Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m/11,285 ft) – 6-7 hrs

Day 11 : Trek to Lukla (2850 m/9,350 ft) – 6-7 hrs

Day 12 : Fly to Kathmandu

Day 13 : Transfer to Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) for your international departure.

More details about Everest Base Camp Trekking – Please do not hesitate to contact to Discovery World Trekking!

Everest Base Camp Trek Complete Documentary Video-Trekking Nepal

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Food: Included
Transfer: Included
Country: Nepal
Best Deal:
Yes
Airport: Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu,Nepal.
Registered Member of Tourism board of: 1495
Testimonials (Website,TripAdvisor, etc.): Yes
Link to reviews: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g293890-d6592958-Reviews-Discovery_World_Trekking-Kathmandu_Kathmandu_Valley_Bagmati_Zone_Central_Region.html
Guide Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Experience Level: Moderate
Tour operator name: Paul Gurung
Min group size: 2
Max group size: 10
Duration: 13
Provided Accommodation: Tent and Hostel/Hotel
Included in service: All airport and hotel transfer with private transportation. Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight and airport departure taxes. Tea House/ Lodge accommodation including meals Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during trek. Government License holder Discovery World Trekking experienced and qualified trek leader (guide), assistant trekking guide, (8 or above trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and porter to help trekkers luggage (2 trekkers: 1porter). Coverage of guides and porters meals, insurance, salary, lodging, transportation, flight and other necessary equipment. Sagarmatha National Park entry permit fee. Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) card fee. Medical kit. Arrangement of Sleeping bags and Down Jacket for the Trek. Catering extra dietary requirements All Government and Local Taxes. Assistance in arranging rescue operation in case of complicated health condition (funded by travel insurance). Discovery World Trekking’s appreciation of certificate after over the successfully trek. Farewell dinner.
Not included in Service: International Flight. Excess baggage charges. Accomodation,Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu. Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu due to early arrival, late departure, early return from trekking (because of any reason) prior to the plan scheduled itinerary. Personal nature of expenses such as laundry, telephone call, battery recharge, shopping, laundry, extra porters, beverages etc. Personal clothing and gear. Travel insurance. Tips for guide and porters. Additional costs or delays caused by management out of control like landscape, bad weather condition, in case of itinerary modification with a view to safety concern, illness, change of government policy, political instability raises strike, moment etc. Thank you for choosing DWT! We will do everything within our means to take care of you and ensure an enjoyable trip of a lifetime in Nepal!
Equipment to bring: Equipment list for Everest Base Camp Trekking It is recommended to consider following list of clothing and accessories equipments while packing for Everest base camp trekking. These are just a reminder and essential to have list of these equipment items prepared by focusing on comfort, convenience and enjoyable of your holiday. We understand that you may have your own personal preference for clothing which may be equally as suitable. We never recommend to our clients to bring over equipments which are unnecessary for the trek. Porter help carrying luggage has weight limit and not allow over 20 kg in trek. These equipments are also available in Kathmandu for buying or hiring. Head Sun hat or scarf Winter hat or insulating hat or Wide brimmed hat Headlight with extra batteries Face Sunscreen Sunglass with UV protection Face/body wipes Hands Light weight gloves Heavy weight winter gloves Body Hiking shirts Long sleeved shirt Hooded rain jacket Fleece jacket Light weight cotton pants T- Shirt (bring Light weight wool) Polypropylene underwear Down jacket (available in rent in Kathmandu) Sweater Water proof jacket and pants Foot wear Hiking Boots Thick wool socks (Take an extra pairs of thick light socks) Essential gear Backpack or daypack (Size depends on whether you take porter or not). Thermal bottle Water purification Trekking pole Sleeping bag (-15 bag is best in the high altitude trek) Toiletries (toilet papers, tooth paste, tooth brush) Toiletries Medium size drying towel Tooth brush Tooth paste Deodorant floss Bio degradable bar soap Nail clippers Small mirror Personal accessories Money
Recommended Season:
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Guaranteed departure dates: Regular departure during the Spring and Autumn
Remarks: The Everest Base Camp trek includes fixed departure dates from Kathmandu and can be tailored to accommodate your specific requests and schedule. Please review our designated departure dates for this trek and if they do not suit your timeframe, then let us know how we can arrange a trek that is convenient for you.The itinerary listed above is a general guideline; please be advised that it might be necessary to modify it due to external factors beyond our means including and not limited to the following: unstable weather, accessibility and availability of lodging and campsites, unforeseen governmental, trail and ecological conditions and other circumstances beyond our control. Although, it is improbable that changes will occur that would significantly alter the original itinerary, we cannot be held accountable for the results of delays or changes beyond our control. In the event of an Itinerary adjustment or need to redirect to other trails and areas, the Leader Guide will ultimately make the final choice on the best rerouting after consulting with the group members and keeping in mind the interests of the party as a whole. If an alteration is necessary, then we will certainly do everything we can to diminish the effects.
Terms and Conditions: To book trek, 10 % non-refundable of total trip cost along with following necessary documents in advance is required at the time of booking. The due amount can be payable upon arrival in Nepal.  One passport photo copy  3 passport size photos  Insurance policy copy (coverage of the Rescue and Evacuation policy) including their details contact information (Policy number, contact/ Phone number )  Flight details You can proceed the transferring process in below mentioned address. BANK PAYMENT DETAILS USD (Dollar Account) Beneficiary Bank: HIMALAYAN BANK LTD. Bank Address: Tridevi Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Telex No.: 2789 HIBA NP SWIFT Code: HIMANPKA Beneficiary Name: Discovery World Trekking Pvt. Ltd. USD Account No: 01904337210015 OR Western union Money Transfer Name: Fal (Paul) Bahadur Gurung (Founder of Discovery World Trekking) Citizenship Number: 1/1179 Or Identity License Number: 2565174 Address: Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal. Office number: 01-4258945 Cell number: 977-9840055491
Listing created Jul 30, 2016

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