Be excited by Everest. Is there any mountain more iconic to the adventurer than Mt Everest. Follow in the footsteps of the greatest explorers and mountaineers as you trek into this outstanding alpine region. Whatever your expectations – they will be exceeded by this outrageously beautiful landscape. Be embraced by four of the world’s highest peaks and bask in the flora and fauna of Sagarmatha National park.
Hotel accommodations, before and after the trek.
Camping during trek, all equipment provided; including sleeping bag, tents, mattresses
Day 1 - Arrival at Kathmandu
Arrival in town, down time as well as chance to explore and settle into accommodation.
Day 2 - Rest and preparation day
This first day is set aside to prepare all the equipment, meet the guides and get ready to start the expedition. A good chance to conserve strength and mentally prepare of the epic journey ahead.
Day 3 - Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2,652m) - 3 hrs
Day 3 will be travel to Lukla and the initial trek to reach the start point of the expedition in Phakding, down time in the evening at the accomodation..
Day 4 - Trek to Namche Bazzar (3,440m) - 6 hrs
A full days trek will commence after breakfast, accompanied by the guide. Across mixed terrain, including various breaks and photo ops.
Day 5 - Acclimatization day and excursion around
A rest day or sorts to allow your body to acclimatize to the altitude and atmosphere, along with a chance to explore Namche.
Day 6 - Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3,860m) - 6 hrs
A full days trek to the Tengboche Monastery, a scenic and brisk hike, including breaks and photo ops, finishing up at this wonderful place of religious and cultural significance.
Day 7 - Trek to Dingboche (4,358m) - 6 hrs
From Tengboche to Dingboche, another full days trek with breaks from lunch and rest, reaching high altitudes and incredible view.
Day 8 - Trek to Lobuche (4,928m) - 6 hrs
After breakfast you will begin another full days trek. The day is long but fun with chances to embrace the amazing views.
Day 9 - Trek to Everest Base Camp (5,365m) then back to Gorak Shep (5,180m) - 7 hrs
This day trek will have you arrive finally at Everest Base Camp, a wonderful sight and experience.
Day 10 - Trek to Kala Pattar (5,550m) - Pheriche (4,358m) - 5 hrs
A slightly shorter day which sees you reach an incredible altitude of 5550m. With once in a lifetime views and mixed terrain.
Day 11 - Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) - 7 hrs
Begging to complete the full circle as you arrive back at Namche Bazaar, another slightly longer day but worth every step for the experience.
Day 12 - Trek from Namche to Lukla (2,840m) - 6-7 hrs
You made it full circle, an achievement in itself, with breaks along the way. We hope you got plenty of pics.
Day 13- Flight from Lukla (2,840m) to Kathmandu (1,310m). Overnight at hotel
Winding down as you take the flight back to Lukla and have an overnight in a hotel, a welcome change from camping.
Day 14-Final departure from Kathmandu
That draws this part of your trip to an end. It was great to have you.