Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek

14 Nights 15 Days

Description


Everest Luxury Trek is a renowned adventure into the lap of the top of the world, Mt. Everest encompassing the highlights of Sherpa kingdom, Khumbu. This trek is one of the most celebrated treks in the world. It connects Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp, the highest base camp in the world. The trekkers will mesmerize to witness breathtaking mountain panorama including Pumori, Lhotse, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Makalu and Mt. Everest.Everest Luxury trek also takes us to Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the park located at the highest elevation of the world and offers us an opportunity to experience Himalayan flora and faunas. Besides, this trek bridges a significant gap between Kathmandu and Lukla, Namche, Tengboche, Kalapatthar and Everest Base Camp.

Everest Luxury Trek begins from Lukla after we have a short and scenic flight from Kathmandu. After we are equipped with our team along with porter and guide, we begin our trekking to Phakding. Slowly, we get into Sagarmatha National Park and get to know some unique and endangered species of flora and faunas. We arrive at Namche Bazar which is considered to be the capital and a popular tourist hub of the Everest region. Hotel Everest View, Sherpa Cultural Museum, restaurants, shops, and the Tibetan market are some of the highlights of Namche Bazar.

Passing Tengboche and Lobuche, we arrive at Gorekhshep. During this period of trekking, we know the core Sherpa people and their culture. They are known as climbers. Then, our climb to Kalapatthar early in the morning offers the most astonishing mountain views of the entire Everest region including Mt. Everest. Further, we trek to Everest Base Camp and accomplish our adventure.

On Backtracking, we follow the same trail down to Lobuche, Tengboche, Namche, and Lukla and take a short flight to Kathmandu to end the trek.

Trip Highlights

  • A Scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu
  • Lukla Airport
  • Sagarmatha National Park, its flora and faunas
  • Namche Bazar and its premises
  • Tengboche Monastery
  • Kalapatthar, Everest Base Camp and mountain views: Pumori, Lhotse, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Makalu and Mt. Everest

The awe-inspiring landscape, vibrant prayer wheels, suspension bridges, dining around a fireplace, warm smiles of the natives, etc tends to make the trek worth it.

Children as young as 7 and adults over 65 have all done this trek. Steep ascents and descents and rocky paths may not be suitable for you if you have some knee problems or weak ankles. And it would be better to get a doctor consultation before heading on to this trek. If you are fit and also have some experience of trekking at high altitude then you are fit enough to do the Everest Region trek.

The best season for the Everest Region trek is from September to early December when there is clear weather. Also, during the March and May, the flowers are out and visibility is clear.

The route is relatively danger-free as the path has been widened in many places making it easier for the trekkers. The main problem is when people get Altitude sickness. Other than that, common injuries that people may face are twisted ankles and sprains. To cope with that we hire experienced guides and experts to tag along with your journey.

Of course, now the Everest Region trek has cell coverage. For charging the mobile, you should better pack some Power Banks. Some tea houses also have the facility of charging ports.

You should pack up the necessary gears for the trek and should consider how much weight you can lift for the trek. You can also read blogs about the trek and learn the experiences of other people before you go on to the trek. We at Team Himalaya will make sure you are well prepared as well.

Many People having families with children have completed this trek. But it is unwise to take children who don’t obey their parents or can’t talk properly about the early symptoms of altitude sickness.

Yes, it would be wise if you brought some dry foods, power snack bars with you since the buying snacks on the trail can be pretty expensive.

The accommodations are quite nice considering the elevation. During the peak time, our guide will help in pre-booking of your rooms.

In the lower villages, you can find tea houses with 24/7 power. But as the elevation goes higher, teahouses are depended on solar only so, you might not have the chance to charge your mobile. So, we suggest you carry lightweight solar power banks.

Drinking at least 4 liters of water a day is a must for this trek. So, you should purify all your drinking water with purifying tablets. And it is better to carry a thermos flask for boiling water which is provided to you in tea houses.

Yes, it can be normal to get altitude headaches. So, to be on the safe side our guide will be there 24/7 giving full advice and care for you

Clothes and gears are must-have for this wonderful journey. You should get clothes and gears such as trekking poles, socks, boots, gloves, scarves, hats, sunglasses, and so on. We have a separate section of all the necessary clothes and gear you should be needing.

The best months for going on this awesome trekking would be February, March, April and during the October-November months. During these months the skies are clear and you can have a splendid panorama view of mountains. If you are a snow lover, then this might be the chance for you to experience it first-hand.

We can provide you travel insurance but, it would be better for you to get your travel insurance done in your own country. We provide full insurance to our guides and other staff.

Yes, you should let us know beforehand since we need to adjust the itinerary according to your needs. Mostly our packages are flexible so you should not worry about getting the trek extended.

Since June, July and August fall during the Monsoon Season, the paths are slippery and less relevant for hiking. The skies may not be clear, but you can find beautiful flora and fauna during the trek

The Everest Region trek can be done from a minimum of 1 person and the expected maximum number of people is 23 people. To fully enjoy this trek without much hustle, it is recommended to trek in smaller groups of people.

We have provided lots of services to solo women travelers and none of them have ever made any complaints towards our company’s services. Our company respects women and we prioritize their safety and help them have a wonderful travel experience.

Itinerary

What is the trip about ?

Trip Standard Tea-House and Lodge
Trek Grade Moderate to Adventurous
Highest Spot 5,545 meters at Kalapathar top
Trekking 11 nights 12 days (Lukla to Lukla)
Total Trip 14 nights 15 days (Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
Season All season except July & August (wet season)

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Fly to Lukla 2,830 m & trek to Phakding 2,640 m – 04 hrs.

Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m – 05 hrs

Day 04: Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and excursion.

Day 05: Trek to Tengboche 3,867 m – 05hrs.

Day 06: Trek to Dingboche 4,260 m – 05hrs.

Day 07: Rest day for acclimatization in Dingboche.

Day 08: Trek to Lobuche 4,930 m – 05 hrs.

Day 09: Trek to Gorak Shep 5,170 m and Everest Base Camp 5,364 m and return to Gorakshep – 06 hrs.

Day 10: Hike to Kalapathhar 5,545 m trek to Pangboche 3,900m – 06 hrs.

Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar – 06 hrs.

Day 12: Trek to Lukla – 06 hrs.

Day 13: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to respective hotels.

Day 14: In Kathmandu full day sightseeing tour.

Day 15: International departure for home ward bound.

Includes

    li>Pickups and drops from hotels and airport.

  • 5 star hotel accommodation  with Breakfast in Kathmandu  and full board meal  standard accommodation  during the trek .
  • All necessary paper work and National park permits \(TIMS ) .
  • Trip achievement  appreciation certificate .
  • Domestic flights (ktm-lukla –ktm) and airport departure taxes(allowed to carry a maximum of 15 Kg Luggage) altogether including both back pack and day bag.
  • All our government taxes .vat ,tourist service charges.
  • An experienced ,knowledgeable ,helpful ,friendly and English speaking guide .
  • Food ,drinks .accommodation insurance ,salary , equipments, transportation and medicine all stuff.
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag by team Himalaya (which need to be returned after the trek) .
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available) .
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour guide with private vehicle.
  • Official expense.
  • Travel and rescue arrangement .
  • everest luxury trek map .

Excludes

  • Lunch and dinner in kathmandu .
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porter, etc)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu .
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Excess baggage charge.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early, late and early return from mountain(due to any reason )than the scheduled.
  • Tips for trekking staff and driver (tipping is expected ).

Trip Map

FAQ


Everest Luxury Trek is a renowned adventure into the lap of the top of the world, Mt. Everest encompassing the highlights of Sherpa kingdom, Khumbu. This trek is one of the most celebrated treks in the world. It connects Kathmandu to Everest Base Camp, the highest base camp in the world. The trekkers will mesmerize to witness breathtaking mountain panorama including Pumori, Lhotse, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Makalu and Mt. Everest.Everest Luxury trek also takes us to Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the park located at the highest elevation of the world and offers us an opportunity to experience Himalayan flora and faunas. Besides, this trek bridges a significant gap between Kathmandu and Lukla, Namche, Tengboche, Kalapatthar and Everest Base Camp.

Everest Luxury Trek begins from Lukla after we have a short and scenic flight from Kathmandu. After we are equipped with our team along with porter and guide, we begin our trekking to Phakding. Slowly, we get into Sagarmatha National Park and get to know some unique and endangered species of flora and faunas. We arrive at Namche Bazar which is considered to be the capital and a popular tourist hub of the Everest region. Hotel Everest View, Sherpa Cultural Museum, restaurants, shops, and the Tibetan market are some of the highlights of Namche Bazar.

Passing Tengboche and Lobuche, we arrive at Gorekhshep. During this period of trekking, we know the core Sherpa people and their culture. They are known as climbers. Then, our climb to Kalapatthar early in the morning offers the most astonishing mountain views of the entire Everest region including Mt. Everest. Further, we trek to Everest Base Camp and accomplish our adventure.

On Backtracking, we follow the same trail down to Lobuche, Tengboche, Namche, and Lukla and take a short flight to Kathmandu to end the trek.

Trip Highlights

  • A Scenic flight to Lukla from Kathmandu
  • Lukla Airport
  • Sagarmatha National Park, its flora and faunas
  • Namche Bazar and its premises
  • Tengboche Monastery
  • Kalapatthar, Everest Base Camp and mountain views: Pumori, Lhotse, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Thamserku, Makalu and Mt. Everest

The awe-inspiring landscape, vibrant prayer wheels, suspension bridges, dining around a fireplace, warm smiles of the natives, etc tends to make the trek worth it.

Children as young as 7 and adults over 65 have all done this trek. Steep ascents and descents and rocky paths may not be suitable for you if you have some knee problems or weak ankles. And it would be better to get a doctor consultation before heading on to this trek. If you are fit and also have some experience of trekking at high altitude then you are fit enough to do the Everest Region trek.

The best season for the Everest Region trek is from September to early December when there is clear weather. Also, during the March and May, the flowers are out and visibility is clear.

The route is relatively danger-free as the path has been widened in many places making it easier for the trekkers. The main problem is when people get Altitude sickness. Other than that, common injuries that people may face are twisted ankles and sprains. To cope with that we hire experienced guides and experts to tag along with your journey.

Of course, now the Everest Region trek has cell coverage. For charging the mobile, you should better pack some Power Banks. Some tea houses also have the facility of charging ports.

You should pack up the necessary gears for the trek and should consider how much weight you can lift for the trek. You can also read blogs about the trek and learn the experiences of other people before you go on to the trek. We at Team Himalaya will make sure you are well prepared as well.

Many People having families with children have completed this trek. But it is unwise to take children who don’t obey their parents or can’t talk properly about the early symptoms of altitude sickness.

Yes, it would be wise if you brought some dry foods, power snack bars with you since the buying snacks on the trail can be pretty expensive.

The accommodations are quite nice considering the elevation. During the peak time, our guide will help in pre-booking of your rooms.

In the lower villages, you can find tea houses with 24/7 power. But as the elevation goes higher, teahouses are depended on solar only so, you might not have the chance to charge your mobile. So, we suggest you carry lightweight solar power banks.

Drinking at least 4 liters of water a day is a must for this trek. So, you should purify all your drinking water with purifying tablets. And it is better to carry a thermos flask for boiling water which is provided to you in tea houses.

Yes, it can be normal to get altitude headaches. So, to be on the safe side our guide will be there 24/7 giving full advice and care for you

Clothes and gears are must-have for this wonderful journey. You should get clothes and gears such as trekking poles, socks, boots, gloves, scarves, hats, sunglasses, and so on. We have a separate section of all the necessary clothes and gear you should be needing.

The best months for going on this awesome trekking would be February, March, April and during the October-November months. During these months the skies are clear and you can have a splendid panorama view of mountains. If you are a snow lover, then this might be the chance for you to experience it first-hand.

We can provide you travel insurance but, it would be better for you to get your travel insurance done in your own country. We provide full insurance to our guides and other staff.

Yes, you should let us know beforehand since we need to adjust the itinerary according to your needs. Mostly our packages are flexible so you should not worry about getting the trek extended.

Since June, July and August fall during the Monsoon Season, the paths are slippery and less relevant for hiking. The skies may not be clear, but you can find beautiful flora and fauna during the trek

The Everest Region trek can be done from a minimum of 1 person and the expected maximum number of people is 23 people. To fully enjoy this trek without much hustle, it is recommended to trek in smaller groups of people.

We have provided lots of services to solo women travelers and none of them have ever made any complaints towards our company’s services. Our company respects women and we prioritize their safety and help them have a wonderful travel experience.