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Everest Base Camp Trek

Product ID: 114766
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Walking through the diverse landscape of the Khumbu region, pass Sherpa villages as you trek to the base of the world's tallest peak, Mt. Everest.
About this activity
Duration 12 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Your Hotel In Kathmandu
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Follow the epic trail through the alpine region
  • Pass the Sherpa valleys and learn about the Tibetan Buddhist culture
  • See the alpine flora and fauna
  • Pass ancient monasteries, including Pangboche and Tengboche monastery
  • Enjoy the magnificent views of the Himalayas
Full description
This trek follows in the footsteps of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Edmund Hillary,  pass numerous Sherpa valleys before you reach the Everest Base Camp. The trail is bound up by the Sagarmatha National Park, which is a home of 8000 meter peaks.
The tiny airstrip of Lukla is a gateway of the trek to Everest base camp. Pass the outstanding Sherpa valleys and  the bustling town of Sherpa people, Namche Bazaar and Khumjung. The trail is dominated by the rhododendron forest and some of the Himalayan fauna can be seen. The Monasteries, Chhortens and Mani walls are common scenery along the trail of Everest base camp. The glacial moraine trail at the upper part makes the journey an adventurous one. Enjoy the views of the magnificent Himalayas.

Trekking enthusiasts find the alpine setting blissful and spiritually solacing. Acclimatization comes as a part of the Everest base camp trek to avoid altitude sickness.

The best seasons for the Everest base camp trek are March to May and September to November. 

Includes
  • Airport pick-up and drop off
  • All ground transport in private vehicle
  • 2 nights accommodation with breakfast on a twin sharing basis
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner during the trek
  • Experienced, helpful and friendly guide
  • Equipment
  • Round trip flight Kathmandu – Lukla and Lukla – Kathmandu including departure taxes
  • Sleeping bag (if needed)
  • Trekking map and trip achievement certificate
  • First aid medical kit
  • Sagarmatha National Park Permits fee
  • Trekkers' information management system (TIMS) fee
  • Government taxes and office service charge
What’s Not Included
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Nepal entry visa: you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu
  • Extra night accommodation and meals in Kathmandu because of late departure or early return from the mountain due to any reason than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for guides and porters

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
A porter is not included in the price