Everest Base Camp Trekking


 Everest Base Camp Trekking – 17 days                                                  Trip cost: US$ 1800.00 

                                                                                                            Single supplementary: US$ 180.00

Trip Overview


Most of the tourists of the world are so curious to observe view of the world’s highest mountain Mt Everest. Really, we can see excellent view of Mt Everest and other mountains from ‘Kalapatthar’ view point and certain places offer us very few top of the Mt Everest before getting Everest base camp. Similarly, we see Mt thamserku, Kantaka, Amadablam, Lhotse, Nupse, Iland peak, Pumari, Choluche and many other mountains while we are on this route. In the same way, we see glaciers, rivers, rivulets, gorges, hidden valleys, landscapes, beautiful places, water falls, forests, plants, trees, birds, animals, Buddhist culture, monastery, religion, lifestyle, living standard and many more other things in this area. 

Trip Facts


1. Trip code: LTEOL 2. Country: Nepal 3. Activities: 13 days trekking and 4 nights in Kathmandu with one day full sightseeing 4. Start/End: Kathmandu 5. Destination: Everest base camp and Kalapatthar 6. Single supplementary: US$ 180 (Compulsory if no one share room with and apply for those who wish to have 4 nights single room in Kathmandu) 7. Trip duration: 17 days 8. Maximum altitude: 5555 meters 9. Group size: Minimum one pax 10. Best season: February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December 11. Trip grade: Walking 12.Daily walking hour: Approximately 4-9 hours 13. Trip style: Hotel to hotel trek 14. Highlights: -Sightseeing in Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Swayambhunath(The monkey temple), Pashupatinath(A major Hindu shrine) ant the giant Buddhist Stupa at Bouddhanath -Sightseeing around Namche Bazzar -Visiting Tangboche monastery -Visiting Everest Base Camp and walking on the glacier -Visiting Kalapatthar view point(5555 meters)

Itinerary


Day 01. Arrive at Kathmandu airport(1345 meters). Pick up you and transfer to the hotel by any car/jeep/hiace etc. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02. Pre-tri Meeting and sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03. Kathmandu - Phakding. By flying to Lukla airport(2804 meters) around 30 munites and trekking to Phakding(2610 meters) 3 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04. Phakding - Namche bazzar(3445 meters) 5 hours trekking. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05. Namche bazzar. Specially for acclimatization day. It is better for tourist walking to the higher land than their staying hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06. Namche bazzar - Tanboche(3860 meters) 5/6 hours trekking. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07. Tangboche - Dingboche(4350 meters) 6/7 hours trekking. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08. Dingboche. Specially for acclimatization day. It is better for tourist walking to higher land and than their staying hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09. Dingboche – Labuche(4910 meters) 5/6 hours trekking. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10. Labuche - Gorakkshap(5100 meters) 3/4 hours trekking. When we reach in Gorakshep, in the same day, visit to Everest Base Camp(5365m.) 4 hours go and back to Gorakkshap. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11. Gorakkshap - Phiriche(4200 meters) 7/8 hours trekking. Early in the morning try to visit Kalapatthar(5555meters) which is best view point and back to hotel, have breakfast and heading down to Phiriche. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12. Phiriche - Tangboche(3860 meters) 6/7 hours trekking. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13. Tangboche - Namche bazzar(3441 meters) 5/6 hours trekking. Overnight at hotel.
Day 14. Namche bazzar - Lukla(2804 meters) 7/8 hours trekking. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15. Lukla – Kathmandu(1345 meters) By flight 30 munites and transfer you to the hotel by any car/jeep/hiace/micro etc. 
Day 16. Kathmandu. Rest day. Overnight at hotel.
Day 17. Your hotel - International airport by any car/jeep/hiace etc.

Cost includes:
 

1. International airport pick up and drop off service transfer by any car/van/jeep/land cruiseretc.
2. Accomodation in 3 or 5 star category hotel(4 nights on deluxe twin sharing bed room with breakfast.
3. Everest national park entry permit and TIMS card.
4. Three times meal daily(lunch, dinner and breakfast) on trekking.
5. Accommodation on trekking.
6. First aid kit box(for normal treatment only)
7. Round flight to and from Lukla airport.
8. Domestic airport pick up and drop off service by any car/van/jeep/land cruiser/micro bus etc.
9. Domestic airport departure tax.
10.One English speaking license holdered experienced guide.
11. One porter between 2 person basis, maximum weight 30 KGS for per porte in whole trek.
12. All expenses, insurance and equipments of guide and porter.
13. All activities according to choosing trekking plan.

Cost excludes: 

1.International airfare to and from your country.
2.Nepal entry visa(US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency for 30 days with 3 passport size photos per person, 2 for Nepal entry visa and 1 for TIMS card)
3.Meals in Kathmandu.
4.Soft and hard table drinks(coke, fanta, beer, whisky, brandy, tea, coffee, boiled water, miniral water etc.
5.Telephone call service, wi-fi, battery charge, laun dry, confectionery, snacks, toilet paper etc.
6.Travel insurance is highly advised that incase unfortunately may sick on the trekking way which should cover helicopter rescue service per hour US$ 2000 only in emergency condition.
7.Unforeseen cost such as sick in trek, flight cancellation, flight delayed, helicopter rescue, cost due to bad weather etc.
8.Tips for trekking staffs.
9. Any other cost of things which is not mentioned in cost includes as above.

One important thing, I can design your trekking plan according to your time, budget and the above mentioned in all trekking routes and regions. I could help you as volunteer, too if you have social development programmes in remote, rural and city areas of Nepal that I have knowledge of social science and research programmes. I speak English language well. For further more detail, contact me, please. I am ready for your service all the time..

We spend our 15 days holiday with Guide Ratna Lama one of the highest of part of the world in Everest region by heading right Everest Base Camp. Ratna helped us on different ways during our trek. We found him he is so success in his business. He doesn't want loss his business. Really he is working for living but not leaving from job. He is happy in his occupation and friendly to others all the time. Even he made our trip memoriable in our life. That is why, we recomending to hire him as a guide in future who are planning to visit mountain regions of Nepal.

Elizabeth, Bob and Rober   U.S.A.  2011 

Individual trekking guide
Ratna Bahadur Lama
Email: lamaratna555@gmail.com
Cell: +977-9808001835
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P.O.B. 24612 Kathmandu, Nepal
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