Everest Base Camp Via Cho-la Pass Trekking - (18 Days )

  • Overview
  • Tour Duration 18 Days Group Size +1
    Grade advance Max Altitude 5545 m.
    Starting Point Kathmandu Ending Point Kathmandu
    Accommodation
    Meals
    Transportation

    Everest Base Camp Via Cho-La Pass Trekking 

     

    Each and every traveler who comes to Nepal has a beautiful dream to go to Everest Base Camp and to witness Mt. Everest, the top of the world and other giant snowy peaks above 8 meter high. Those travelers who only wish to witness Mt. Everest straightway, they prefer only straightway to Everest Base Camp but some of the travelers who really love challenge and adventure in the Himalayas, they choose Gokyo & Chola pass to Everest Base Camp Trekking. Chola Pass (5525m.) is one of the highest and technical passes of Nepal Himalayas which can combine be done with Everest Base Camp trekking. Travelers love to do Everest Base Camp with Chola Pass trekking from Gokyo side but it also can be done in a reverse way.

    After a short and scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu, the trekking to Everest Base Camp with Chola Pass commences. Namche Bazaar is the gateway to Everest Base Camp with Chola Pass trekking where you will have a spare day for acclimatization. It is a beautiful city in the lap of Himalaya. Namche Bazaar and Hotel Everest View at the top of the hill offer you some panoramic view of the mountain located in Everest Region. Trekkers will also have a chance to experience Himalayan flora and fauna in Sagarmatha National Park.

    As the trails takes you to the ascent, you will get a mesmerizing   Gokyo Valley with tranquil   Gokyo Lake. It is a beautiful valley located in the lap of the Himalayas entirely encircled by snowy peaks. A climb to Gokyo Ri, probably, offers the most grandest view of the giant peaks in Everest region including the top of the world, Mt. Everest. Then, before you get Kalapatthar and Everest Base Camp, your victory over Chola pass will be significant which allows you to make more adventure toward Everest Base Camp. Finally, a climb to Kalapathar and  Everest Base Camp offers you the most astonishing view of the top of the world, Mt. Everest,  Cho Oyu (above eight thousands 8,201m) and Lhotse (8,516m) Pumori and numerous other famous peaks above 6,000 m. At the moment you will entirely feel ecstatic that you are deeply in love with the giant peaks.

    If the given itinerary is not suited to your time frame, and interest's ect, please let us know at (Adventure White Himalaya Treks).whereupon we will be more then happy to tailor an itinerary that suits your requirements , to ensure that you have a memorable and un forgettable trek of a life time .

     

    Outline Itinerary:


    Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu (1300m)
    Day 02: Rest day in Kathmandu trek preparation day. 
    Day 03: Fly to Lukla (40 min) and trek to Phakding (2,610m), 3-4 hours
    Day 04: Trek Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m), 5-6 hours
    Day 05: Acclimatization Day
    Day 06: Trek from Namche to Dole (4200 m), 4-5 hours 
    Day 07: Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4,470 m), 4-5 hours
    Day 08: Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4,790 m),3-4 hours
    Day 09: Gokyo Climb Gokyo Ri (5357m),2-3 hours.and Back to Gokyo.
    Day 10: Trek from Gokiyo to Thagna(4700m),5-6 hours
    Day 11: Trek from Thagna to Dzongla (4830m) Via Chola pass (5,420m),6-7 hours
    Day 12: Trek from Dzongla to Loboche (4,910 m),5-6 hours
    Day 13: Trek Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5,364m), then return to Gorapshep. 6-7 hours
    Day 14: Hiking to Kalapatthar (5545m) and Gorapshep to Pheriche (4,240m), 6-7 hours
    Day 15: Trek  Pheriche to Namche, 5-6 hrs.
    Day 16: Trek Namche to Lukla, 6-7 hrs.
    Day 17: Fly back to Kathmandu (1,337m) 30 – min.
    Day 18: Farewell Friend (Final departure to your onward destination)

  • Detail Itinerary
    • Day 1 Arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport of Kathmandu
      You are greeted with a warm welcome from our staff at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. Then you are whisked away to your hotel in private transportation where our guide will brief on the programs on days ahead.
    • Day 2 Rest day in Kathmandu trek preparation day.
      We will prepare for the days ahead of us, introducing to your guide, briefing about the trek. We will also need your passport with Nepal's visa as well for to receive permit on the restricted areas ahead.
    • Day 3 Kathmandu to Lukla-via flight to Phakding (3,792m), 2-3 hours
      After breakfast, we will take an early morning flight to Lukla, situated at the elevation of 2860 meters. This town has plenty of shops and lodges catering to trekkers with western style meals and trail supplies. This marks as the begining of our trek to Everest Base Camp. Having crossing a gateway with painted message, the path is generally downhill forwards. You will encounter breathtaking views of Kusum Kangure Peak on Thulo Khola suspension bridge. From there the trail will take 2-3 hours walk to arrive at Phakding, a quiet and easy to explore village where you will be catered to your first outdoors dinner.
    • Day 4 Phakding trek to Namche (3,440m), 5-6 hours
      A forest of blue pine along the western banks of Dudh Koshi river accompanies you to your destination of Benkar village. The trail then crosses the eastern banks of Dudh Koshi river besides a large rock etched with buddhist prayers, the classic Mani Wall. After twenty minutes, we will reach to the village of Chumao. Next passages on the trail will be less steeply to climb, crisscrossing through Bhote Koshi on the way to reach Namche Bazaar (3,440 m) taking about 7 hours of time. The world famous trekking village of Namche settled in the Sagarmatha National Park will greet you with the views of Red Musk Beer and Himalayan Thar along with scared mountains of Thamserku, Kumsum Kangure and Khumbila.
    • Day 5 Rest day at Namche
      While the demanding climb up from the river to Namche is about 3-4 hours, many of us might not do well in the elevation of 3,440 meters. Thus it is recommended that we stay one night in the village of Namche to acclimatize. During our rest day at Namche, we will take a excursion to the Everest View point Hotel and Edmund Hillary School of Khumjung.
    • Day 6 Trek from Namche to Dole (4,200m), 5-6 hours
      The chorten mark path extends from Namche Bazaar and shortly the twin peaks of Thamserku soar into the sky at the east. Well known legend of Yeti is still alive here along with the Yeti-scalp preserved in Khumjung’s red-walled gompa. Ahead, we descend to reach Kumbila after a large chorten marking to the top of the ridge. Khumbila (5761) is the abode of the patron god of the Khumbu region close to the settlement believed to be the birth place of the lama who introduced Buddhism to the area. The trek continues descending from Phortse Tenga on the bank of Dudh Koshi. The trail then follows the river passing rhododendron, birch forest and Cho Oyu becomes visible through the blooms before reaching the Dole.
    • Day 7 Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4,470m), 4-5 hours
      From Dole you climb steadily along the side of the valley, where small and thorny bushes give way to scrub juniper as the altitude increases. The trail passes many summer settlements. The view ahead of you presents majestic views of Cho Oyu, while back down the valley are the peaks of Kantega and Thamserku. This is a short day and you will arrive at Machhermo in time for lunch.
    • Day 8 Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4,790m), 3-4 hours
      Today you head for the lakes at Gokyo. You follow a very scenic path to Pangka and then descend slightly, following one of the melted-water Rivers which flow down the west side of the Ngozumpa Glacier. You climb a steep rocky incline into the valley by the side of the glacier, passing the first of the holy lakes. You soon arrive at the second of the lakes, crossing the path which heads across the glacier to Cho La (5420m.), and your route to Lobuche. The third lake is known as Dudh Pokhari and on its eastern shore is the settlement of Gokyo.
    • Day 9 Gokyo Climb Gokyo Ri (5,357 m,2-3 hur's) and Back to Gokyo.
      We spend another day in Gokyo to acclimatize to the high altitude. If the weather is good, we climb Gokyo Ri today. From the top of Gokyo Ri we admire the Himalayan vista and the tranquil Gokyo lakes. if you are intestade .....We also hike to the fourth and the fifth Gokyo lakes. The 4th lake is only about 3km north of Gokyo. It is marked by high cliffs and Himalayan peaks rising above it. We continue to walking a little further and reach the 5th lake. A climb up a nearby hill will guarantee us remarkable views of Cho-Oyu, Gyachung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Makulu. We can see a lot more from here - the spot is called Scoundrel's Viewpoint. From the northern part of the 5th lake we see the Cho Oyu base camp and Ngazumpa Glacier which is the biggest glacier the world. We walk back to Gokyo.
    • Day 10 Trek from Gokiyo to Thagna (4700m), 5-6 hours
      On this day, we trek to Thangna from Gokyo Valley. The trek continues through snow fields with superb views of mountains and peaks. You can have life memorable trek throughout the day with some challenges too. We stay overnight in Thanga after exploring the surrounding area in the evening.
    • Day 11 Trek from Thagna to Dzongla (4,830m) Via Chola pass (5,420m),6-7 hours
      Trekking of this day climbs up to Chola Pass and descends to Dzongla. The ascending trail leads to Chola Pass (5545m.) from where the views of Lofty mountains including Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Cho Oyo, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse (7879m.), Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cholaste, Mt. Tawache, Mt. Gyachung Kang and many other are very impressive. You can explore the surrounding area of Dzongla.
    • Day 12 Trek from Dzongla to Loboche (4,910m),5-6 hours
      From Dzongla the trail diverts towards north east, the path is gentle on the hard meadow looking down below Pheriche village, today’s walk offers beautiful view of the Mt.Tawache, Ama Dablam and to the north Pokalde 5,741m, Kongma-tse 5,820m and the great wall of Nuptse. Then reaching to the junction where the path from Pheriche meets above Thugla ridge. From here you can have great view of Mt.Pumori and other peaks west of Everest, the spot here is good place for a few minutes break after the great scenic walk, close to this spot you can also see a number of memorial of the unfortunate climbers, who died in expeditions around the mountain of this region, From here an hour gradual up brings you to Loboche, situated in the corner well-hidden and sheltered from the wind. Loboche has about 5-6 Teahouses.
    • Day 13 Lobuche trek to Gorakshep to EBC (5,364 m), back to Gorakshep(5,140m), 2-3 hours
      The view of Lhola, Pumori, Everest, Nuptse and Khumbu Ice falls will accompany us from Lobuje to Gorakshep (5,140m), taking about 3-4 hours where we will be having lunch. From the walking through many glaciers along the way, it will take about 2 hours before we reach Everest Base Camp (5.364m), our destination. There you get to the admire the beauty of Everest up close and snap a few clicks. We will head back to Gorakshep which will take about 1 and half hours of time.
    • Day 14 Gorakshep Hike to Kala Patthar then trek to Pheriche (4,240m), 3-4 hours
      Black rock, 'Kala Patthar' (5,550 m) as it is known in Nepal is situated just below south face of Mount Pumori. The big brown bump, Kala Patthar presents us with the view of Mt. Everest distinguishing between Base Camp and the peak while Lothse and Nuptse are magnificent in their own right. We now head downhill back to Periche.
    • Day 15 Pheriche trek to Namche, 6-7 hours
      Our journey continues through Dudh Koshi river on the trail of pine forest decending from Dudh Koshi gorge. Then comes Sansa where can observe Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Nuptse mountains and finally to Namche Bazaar.
    • Day 16 Namche trek to Phakding to Lukla, 6-7 hours
      From Namche passing through Phakding we will be arriving Lukla. On the way, you will be crossing suspension bridges over Dudh Koshi and its many tributaries along side rhododendron and lush greenery of pine forests.
    • Day 17 Flight to Kathmandu.
      We will be going to Kathmandu through Lukla airport. On the way you'll be receiving the pleseant farewell from the sights of entire Himalayan range, east to the center part till the Langtang Himalayan range. You will be whisked away to Thamel after your arrival at domestic terminal, afterwards there will be post trek meeting with feedback section to share you expreience and thoughts on the trek.
    • Day 18 Departure from Tribhuwan International Airport
      Our staff will be ready to drive our customers to the airport at least three hours before the scheduled departure.
  • Trip Includes/Excludes
    • Airport pick up drop service
    • All ground transportation on a comfortable vehicle as per the itinerary
    • Hotel accommodation at Kathmandu
    • Adventure Certificate
    • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trekking Guide 
    • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
    • Adventure White Himalaya duffel bag
    • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (Sagarmatha National Park permit's, TIMS)
    • Sagarmatha National Park Certificate
    • Company T-shirt
    • Guest house according to given itinerary (sharing in 2 bed room) and 3 meals (Breakfast, lunch, Dinner) during the trek
    • Domestic air ticket (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu)
    • Domestic airport Tax
    • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide and required porters
    • All necessary paper work and permits (Sagarmatha National park permit, TIMS)
    • A comprehensive medical kit.
    • Nepal entree visa: you can get a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International airport in Kathmandu (a multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by Paying US $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $100. Please bring 2 copies of passport-size photos.)
    • International airfare
    • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
    • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
    • Travel and rescue insurance
    • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, water bottle, hot shower during the trekking etc.)
    • Personal trekking equipment and clothing
    • Any donation and monuments entrance fee
    • Tips for guides and porters
  • Departure Dates
  • Trip Start DateTrip End DatePriceStatusBook
    April 13th, 2018April 28th, 2018$1400Book
    September 20th, 2018October 05th, 2018$0Book
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Trip Introduction

Tour Duration 18 Days Group Size +1
Grade advance Max Altitude 5545 m.
Starting Point Kathmandu Ending Point Kathmandu
Accommodation
Meals
Transportation

Everest Base Camp Via Cho-La Pass Trekking 

 

Each and every traveler who comes to Nepal has a beautiful dream to go to Everest Base Camp and to witness Mt. Everest, the top of the world and other giant snowy peaks above 8 meter high. Those travelers who only wish to witness Mt. Everest straightway, they prefer only straightway to Everest Base Camp but some of the travelers who really love challenge and adventure in the Himalayas, they choose Gokyo & Chola pass to Everest Base Camp Trekking. Chola Pass (5525m.) is one of the highest and technical passes of Nepal Himalayas which can combine be done with Everest Base Camp trekking. Travelers love to do Everest Base Camp with Chola Pass trekking from Gokyo side but it also can be done in a reverse way.

After a short and scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu, the trekking to Everest Base Camp with Chola Pass commences. Namche Bazaar is the gateway to Everest Base Camp with Chola Pass trekking where you will have a spare day for acclimatization. It is a beautiful city in the lap of Himalaya. Namche Bazaar and Hotel Everest View at the top of the hill offer you some panoramic view of the mountain located in Everest Region. Trekkers will also have a chance to experience Himalayan flora and fauna in Sagarmatha National Park.

As the trails takes you to the ascent, you will get a mesmerizing   Gokyo Valley with tranquil   Gokyo Lake. It is a beautiful valley located in the lap of the Himalayas entirely encircled by snowy peaks. A climb to Gokyo Ri, probably, offers the most grandest view of the giant peaks in Everest region including the top of the world, Mt. Everest. Then, before you get Kalapatthar and Everest Base Camp, your victory over Chola pass will be significant which allows you to make more adventure toward Everest Base Camp. Finally, a climb to Kalapathar and  Everest Base Camp offers you the most astonishing view of the top of the world, Mt. Everest,  Cho Oyu (above eight thousands 8,201m) and Lhotse (8,516m) Pumori and numerous other famous peaks above 6,000 m. At the moment you will entirely feel ecstatic that you are deeply in love with the giant peaks.

If the given itinerary is not suited to your time frame, and interest's ect, please let us know at (Adventure White Himalaya Treks).whereupon we will be more then happy to tailor an itinerary that suits your requirements , to ensure that you have a memorable and un forgettable trek of a life time .

 

Outline Itinerary:


Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu (1300m)
Day 02: Rest day in Kathmandu trek preparation day. 
Day 03: Fly to Lukla (40 min) and trek to Phakding (2,610m), 3-4 hours
Day 04: Trek Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m), 5-6 hours
Day 05: Acclimatization Day
Day 06: Trek from Namche to Dole (4200 m), 4-5 hours 
Day 07: Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4,470 m), 4-5 hours
Day 08: Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4,790 m),3-4 hours
Day 09: Gokyo Climb Gokyo Ri (5357m),2-3 hours.and Back to Gokyo.
Day 10: Trek from Gokiyo to Thagna(4700m),5-6 hours
Day 11: Trek from Thagna to Dzongla (4830m) Via Chola pass (5,420m),6-7 hours
Day 12: Trek from Dzongla to Loboche (4,910 m),5-6 hours
Day 13: Trek Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5,364m), then return to Gorapshep. 6-7 hours
Day 14: Hiking to Kalapatthar (5545m) and Gorapshep to Pheriche (4,240m), 6-7 hours
Day 15: Trek  Pheriche to Namche, 5-6 hrs.
Day 16: Trek Namche to Lukla, 6-7 hrs.
Day 17: Fly back to Kathmandu (1,337m) 30 – min.
Day 18: Farewell Friend (Final departure to your onward destination)

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 1 Arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport of Kathmandu
    You are greeted with a warm welcome from our staff at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. Then you are whisked away to your hotel in private transportation where our guide will brief on the programs on days ahead.
  • Day 2 Rest day in Kathmandu trek preparation day.
    We will prepare for the days ahead of us, introducing to your guide, briefing about the trek. We will also need your passport with Nepal's visa as well for to receive permit on the restricted areas ahead.
  • Day 3 Kathmandu to Lukla-via flight to Phakding (3,792m), 2-3 hours
    After breakfast, we will take an early morning flight to Lukla, situated at the elevation of 2860 meters. This town has plenty of shops and lodges catering to trekkers with western style meals and trail supplies. This marks as the begining of our trek to Everest Base Camp. Having crossing a gateway with painted message, the path is generally downhill forwards. You will encounter breathtaking views of Kusum Kangure Peak on Thulo Khola suspension bridge. From there the trail will take 2-3 hours walk to arrive at Phakding, a quiet and easy to explore village where you will be catered to your first outdoors dinner.
  • Day 4 Phakding trek to Namche (3,440m), 5-6 hours
    A forest of blue pine along the western banks of Dudh Koshi river accompanies you to your destination of Benkar village. The trail then crosses the eastern banks of Dudh Koshi river besides a large rock etched with buddhist prayers, the classic Mani Wall. After twenty minutes, we will reach to the village of Chumao. Next passages on the trail will be less steeply to climb, crisscrossing through Bhote Koshi on the way to reach Namche Bazaar (3,440 m) taking about 7 hours of time. The world famous trekking village of Namche settled in the Sagarmatha National Park will greet you with the views of Red Musk Beer and Himalayan Thar along with scared mountains of Thamserku, Kumsum Kangure and Khumbila.
  • Day 5 Rest day at Namche
    While the demanding climb up from the river to Namche is about 3-4 hours, many of us might not do well in the elevation of 3,440 meters. Thus it is recommended that we stay one night in the village of Namche to acclimatize. During our rest day at Namche, we will take a excursion to the Everest View point Hotel and Edmund Hillary School of Khumjung.
  • Day 6 Trek from Namche to Dole (4,200m), 5-6 hours
    The chorten mark path extends from Namche Bazaar and shortly the twin peaks of Thamserku soar into the sky at the east. Well known legend of Yeti is still alive here along with the Yeti-scalp preserved in Khumjung’s red-walled gompa. Ahead, we descend to reach Kumbila after a large chorten marking to the top of the ridge. Khumbila (5761) is the abode of the patron god of the Khumbu region close to the settlement believed to be the birth place of the lama who introduced Buddhism to the area. The trek continues descending from Phortse Tenga on the bank of Dudh Koshi. The trail then follows the river passing rhododendron, birch forest and Cho Oyu becomes visible through the blooms before reaching the Dole.
  • Day 7 Trek from Dole to Machhermo (4,470m), 4-5 hours
    From Dole you climb steadily along the side of the valley, where small and thorny bushes give way to scrub juniper as the altitude increases. The trail passes many summer settlements. The view ahead of you presents majestic views of Cho Oyu, while back down the valley are the peaks of Kantega and Thamserku. This is a short day and you will arrive at Machhermo in time for lunch.
  • Day 8 Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4,790m), 3-4 hours
    Today you head for the lakes at Gokyo. You follow a very scenic path to Pangka and then descend slightly, following one of the melted-water Rivers which flow down the west side of the Ngozumpa Glacier. You climb a steep rocky incline into the valley by the side of the glacier, passing the first of the holy lakes. You soon arrive at the second of the lakes, crossing the path which heads across the glacier to Cho La (5420m.), and your route to Lobuche. The third lake is known as Dudh Pokhari and on its eastern shore is the settlement of Gokyo.
  • Day 9 Gokyo Climb Gokyo Ri (5,357 m,2-3 hur's) and Back to Gokyo.
    We spend another day in Gokyo to acclimatize to the high altitude. If the weather is good, we climb Gokyo Ri today. From the top of Gokyo Ri we admire the Himalayan vista and the tranquil Gokyo lakes. if you are intestade .....We also hike to the fourth and the fifth Gokyo lakes. The 4th lake is only about 3km north of Gokyo. It is marked by high cliffs and Himalayan peaks rising above it. We continue to walking a little further and reach the 5th lake. A climb up a nearby hill will guarantee us remarkable views of Cho-Oyu, Gyachung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and Makulu. We can see a lot more from here - the spot is called Scoundrel's Viewpoint. From the northern part of the 5th lake we see the Cho Oyu base camp and Ngazumpa Glacier which is the biggest glacier the world. We walk back to Gokyo.
  • Day 10 Trek from Gokiyo to Thagna (4700m), 5-6 hours
    On this day, we trek to Thangna from Gokyo Valley. The trek continues through snow fields with superb views of mountains and peaks. You can have life memorable trek throughout the day with some challenges too. We stay overnight in Thanga after exploring the surrounding area in the evening.
  • Day 11 Trek from Thagna to Dzongla (4,830m) Via Chola pass (5,420m),6-7 hours
    Trekking of this day climbs up to Chola Pass and descends to Dzongla. The ascending trail leads to Chola Pass (5545m.) from where the views of Lofty mountains including Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Cho Oyo, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse (7879m.), Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cholaste, Mt. Tawache, Mt. Gyachung Kang and many other are very impressive. You can explore the surrounding area of Dzongla.
  • Day 12 Trek from Dzongla to Loboche (4,910m),5-6 hours
    From Dzongla the trail diverts towards north east, the path is gentle on the hard meadow looking down below Pheriche village, today’s walk offers beautiful view of the Mt.Tawache, Ama Dablam and to the north Pokalde 5,741m, Kongma-tse 5,820m and the great wall of Nuptse. Then reaching to the junction where the path from Pheriche meets above Thugla ridge. From here you can have great view of Mt.Pumori and other peaks west of Everest, the spot here is good place for a few minutes break after the great scenic walk, close to this spot you can also see a number of memorial of the unfortunate climbers, who died in expeditions around the mountain of this region, From here an hour gradual up brings you to Loboche, situated in the corner well-hidden and sheltered from the wind. Loboche has about 5-6 Teahouses.
  • Day 13 Lobuche trek to Gorakshep to EBC (5,364 m), back to Gorakshep(5,140m), 2-3 hours
    The view of Lhola, Pumori, Everest, Nuptse and Khumbu Ice falls will accompany us from Lobuje to Gorakshep (5,140m), taking about 3-4 hours where we will be having lunch. From the walking through many glaciers along the way, it will take about 2 hours before we reach Everest Base Camp (5.364m), our destination. There you get to the admire the beauty of Everest up close and snap a few clicks. We will head back to Gorakshep which will take about 1 and half hours of time.
  • Day 14 Gorakshep Hike to Kala Patthar then trek to Pheriche (4,240m), 3-4 hours
    Black rock, 'Kala Patthar' (5,550 m) as it is known in Nepal is situated just below south face of Mount Pumori. The big brown bump, Kala Patthar presents us with the view of Mt. Everest distinguishing between Base Camp and the peak while Lothse and Nuptse are magnificent in their own right. We now head downhill back to Periche.
  • Day 15 Pheriche trek to Namche, 6-7 hours
    Our journey continues through Dudh Koshi river on the trail of pine forest decending from Dudh Koshi gorge. Then comes Sansa where can observe Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Nuptse mountains and finally to Namche Bazaar.
  • Day 16 Namche trek to Phakding to Lukla, 6-7 hours
    From Namche passing through Phakding we will be arriving Lukla. On the way, you will be crossing suspension bridges over Dudh Koshi and its many tributaries along side rhododendron and lush greenery of pine forests.
  • Day 17 Flight to Kathmandu.
    We will be going to Kathmandu through Lukla airport. On the way you'll be receiving the pleseant farewell from the sights of entire Himalayan range, east to the center part till the Langtang Himalayan range. You will be whisked away to Thamel after your arrival at domestic terminal, afterwards there will be post trek meeting with feedback section to share you expreience and thoughts on the trek.
  • Day 18 Departure from Tribhuwan International Airport
    Our staff will be ready to drive our customers to the airport at least three hours before the scheduled departure.

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Departure

Trip Start DateTrip End DatePriceStatusBook
April 13th, 2018April 28th, 2018$1400Book
September 20th, 2018October 05th, 2018$0Book

Trip Includes/ Excludes

  • Airport pick up drop service
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable vehicle as per the itinerary
  • Hotel accommodation at Kathmandu
  • Adventure Certificate
  • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trekking Guide 
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
  • Adventure White Himalaya duffel bag
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (Sagarmatha National Park permit's, TIMS)
  • Sagarmatha National Park Certificate
  • Company T-shirt
  • Guest house according to given itinerary (sharing in 2 bed room) and 3 meals (Breakfast, lunch, Dinner) during the trek
  • Domestic air ticket (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu)
  • Domestic airport Tax
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide and required porters
  • All necessary paper work and permits (Sagarmatha National park permit, TIMS)
  • A comprehensive medical kit.
  • Nepal entree visa: you can get a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International airport in Kathmandu (a multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by Paying US $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $100. Please bring 2 copies of passport-size photos.)
  • International airfare
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, water bottle, hot shower during the trekking etc.)
  • Personal trekking equipment and clothing
  • Any donation and monuments entrance fee
  • Tips for guides and porters

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