EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK
15 DAYS | RATIO 1:8 | £1950 (INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS EXCLUDED)
Nepal is a magical country steeped in history and culture, it’s also home to Everest the world’s highest mountain.
This really is a trip of a lifetime where we get to experience the hustle and bustle of life in Kathmandu, fly into Lukla airport the gateway to the Himalayas and trek into Everest Base Camp taking is some amazing scenery and views of amazing mountains before returning back to Kathmandu for some well earned relaxation and souvenir shopping.
IS IT FOR ME?
Are you looking for an adventure that will challenge you, a trip that will forge friendships that last a lifetime and are someone who wants to see Mount Everest with their own eyes? If the answer is yes then this is the trip for you.
This trip involves some long days walking on trails and over mountain passes so a good level of general fitness is required. We can send out a suggested training plan upon booking to allow you to prepare ready for this amazing trip of a lifetime.
Day 1- Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to our hotel
Day 2- Early morning flight to Lukla and trek to Phakding
Day 3 – Phakding to Namche (3440m)
Day 4- Namche rest day with an acclimatisation walk to Everest View Hotel
Day 5 – Namche to Temboche (3860m)
Day 6.- Temboche to Dingboche (4410m)
Day 7 – Dingboche rest day
Day 8 – Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m)
Day 9 – Lobuche to Gorakshep (51110m)
Visit Everest Base Camp (5364m)
Day 10 – Gorakshep to Pheriche ( 4240m)
Day 11 – Pheriche to Namche
Day 12 – Namche to Lukla
Day 13- Lukla to Kathmandu
Day 14 -Sightseeing day in Kathmandu and farewell evening meal
Day 15- Farewells and transfer to the airport for your journey home. .
WHAT EQUIPMENT DO I NEED?
General hill walking equipment that we would use for a day in the UK hills as well as a warm jacket for the chilly evenings.
In the lead up to this trip we will send out a support package of videos and literature to help you be as prepared as possible for your trip.
WE WILL SEND OUT A COMPREHENSIVE KIT LIST UPON BOOKING.