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Everest Base Camp Trek

From € 2769.00 - Everest Base Camp Trek

Availability

Below you will find a list of available dates for this holiday.

Available Dates

  • 06 Apr 2018 - 23 Apr 2018
    € 2769.00
    17 Night Tour in April - Call for dates
    05 Oct 2018 - 22 Oct 2018
    € 2769.00
    17 Night Tour in Oct - Call for dates

Description

Tour Highlights

Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu.
Namche Bazar
Visit Tengboche Monastery.
Gorak Shep & Kala Pathhar
Everest Base Camp South
Impressive views of the Khumbu Icefall.
Trek to Everest Base Camp and Khumbu Glacier.
Closest view of Mt Everest(8848 M)

Itinerary

The below itinerary is a guide only and is subject to change. A more accurate itinerary will be provided at time of final documentation (10-14 days before departure).

Day 01: Flight from Dublin
Depart on your overnight flights from Dublin to Kathmandu with Etihad Airways via Abu Dhabi.

Day 02: Arrival day in Kathmandu
When you arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, our representative will pick you up from there and transfer to your respective hotel. There will be a pre-trekking meeting in your hotel or in our partner’s Kathmandu office where you will be introduced to the Trekking Guide who will offer you information about the trek and safety precautions. Kindly bring your passport, 3 passport size photo and a copy of your travel insurance to the meeting.
Overnight at hotel. No meals included.

Day 03: Sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley
After breakfast (Own expense), your today’s sightseeing starts. Your tour will be guided by an experienced tour guide and driver. You will visit Pashupatinath temple – which is very famous among Hindu, another is Boudhanath Stupha one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Kathmandu. The last stop will be Bhaktapur Durbar Square.
Overnight at a hotel. No meals included.

Day 04: Flight to Lukla(2804 m) and trek to Phakding( 2610 m) – 3 Hours
Today early in the morning, we drive about 15 minutes to Tribhuwan International Airport. After 30 minutes scenic flight to Tenzing Hilary Airport Lukla (2804 M), we begin our trek to Phakding (2610 m) – 3 hours easy walking.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 05: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3535 m) – 5.5 Hours
After a hearty breakfast, we set out on the trail as it wanders through rolling terrain, past traditional homes, ploughed fields and pine and cedar forests. Ascending slowly to the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park, the snowy peak of Thamserku (21,680’/6,608m) gives us a taste of the unmatched mountain scenery to come. Namche is the largest Sherpa village and has long been the primary staging area for major Himalayan expeditions.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 06: Acclimatisation day in Namche Bazaar
This is a day for acclimatisation. We will have a fine walk around the valley to adjust with thin air. Namche Bazar is known as the gateway to Everest and the capital of Sherpa people. We will take you to a museum too on the same day. There you can see the traditional custom of Sherpa people. There are fine views of Everest and other mountains.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 07: Trek to Tengboche (3850 m) – 5 Hours
We will trek among rushing glacier water and the stunning view of mountains. When reaching Tengboche, we visit a monastery known as Tengboche monastery. Then you will be taken to observe the prayer ceremony whether in the evening or morning.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 08: Trek to Dingboche (4350 m) – 5 Hours
From Tengboche, our trek crosses the suspension bridge of Imja Khola and goes uphill to Dingboche which takes us to a Sherpa village from where you can enjoy the stunning view of Lhotse, Island Peak and Ama Dablam.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 09: Acclimatisation day
Today you can enjoy another day for acclimatisation. This day we will have a trip to Chhukung valley, then we return to Dingboche in the evening. We will take you to Chukung Ri (5546 m) from there, we can observe a fifth highest peak in the world, Makalu.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 10: Trek to Lobuche (4950 m) – 5 Hours
Today’s trek will be uphill which takes us to Lobuche village. It is located in the lap of giant Lobuche peak.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 11: Trek to Everest Base camp (5400 m) and return to Ghorakshep (5160 m) – 8 Hours
Today is our prime day of Trekking. Our trekking goes through Khumbu Glacier and up to Everest Base Camp which is at the height of 5365 meters from Sea Level. You will get the closest view of Mt Everest (8848 m) and the Khumbu Icefall during this trek today.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 12: Hiking to Kalapathar (5545 m), then trek to Pheriche (4200 m) – 7 Hours
The day starts with a hike up to Kalapathar (5545 m), an excellent viewpoint to observe the Mt Everest. Then trek back to Pheriche (4280 m).
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 13: Trek back to Namche Bazar – 7 Hours
Leaving all the mountains behind us, we move towards Namche Bazar. We hike through Pangboche and Tengboche before Namche Bazar.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 14: Trek to Lukla (2804 m) – 6 Hours
Today is the Last day of Everest Base Camp Trek. We walk gently for 6 hours and rest in Lukla waiting for our flight in the morning.
Overnight at Guesthouse. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.

Day 15: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
After breakfast, we will fly back to Kathmandu, enjoying the mesmerizing view of the mountains which we trekked recently. Upon your arrival at Kathmandu Domestic Airport, you will be transferred to the hotel by private vehicle.
Overnight at a hotel. No meals included.

Day 16: Leisure day in Kathmandu
(it’s also a spare day in case of any flight delay in Lukla due to bad weather). In the evening we will have Farewell dinner with live traditional dance.
Overnight at a hotel. No meals included.

Day 17: Departure Day
Your adventure ends there. Our representative will transfer to Airport for your overnight flight back to Dublin.

 

 

Price Inclusions

Return flights from Dublin to Kathmandu with Etihad Airways via Abu Dhabi
All Airport transfers
Standard 3 star Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu for 4 nights on twin sharing basis (Upgrade available)
Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with tea and coffee) during the trek
TIMS card and National Park Entry Permit
Domestic flight (Lukla – Kathmandu – Lukla ) including airport taxes.
All accommodation in Lodges / Tea Houses during the trek (twin sharing basis)
Porter(s) (1 porter for 2 clients basis)
First aid kit
All local and Government Taxes
Land transportation for porter and other staff
Farewell dinner in Authentic Nepali Restaurant
Guided city tour in Kathmandu
Experienced Trekking guide(s)

 

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Everest Base Camp Trek

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