Fixed departure groups (Lead by Pema Tshiri Sherpa) on October 5, 2019:
|Oct 5||Arrival Kathmandu transfer to Hotel||All day||4,428ft.||Easy|
|Meet with our representative at the airport. Drive to hotel.|
|Oct 6||Kathmandu – Lukla – Phakding||4 hours||8,954ft||Easy|
|Early morning fly to Lukla and walk to Phakding. The flight has great views of about 200 km of the eastern Himalayas. After arriving in Lukla, we walk through picturesque Sherpa villages to Phakding.|
|Oct 7||Phakding – Namche Bazaar||6 hours||11,316ft.||Moderate|
|Cross several bridges over the Dudhkoshi River; we then begin the long climb up to Namche Bazaar. During the climb there are views of Everest through pine forest. Namche is the main trading center of the Khumbu region and has bakeries, email service, money exchange, equipment shops, Sherpa Museum, and the National Park Headquarters.|
|Oct 8||Namche Bazaar||All day||11,316ft.||Easy|
|Acclimatization day. Use today to rest and explore the surrounding villages of Khumjung and Kunde, take in the sights and sounds of this famous village, or check out the schools and hospitals set-up by Sir Edmund Hillary.|
|aOct 9||Namche Bazar – Dibuche.||6 hours||12,660ft.||Moderate|
|Early morning views of Mt Everest with breakfast before a walk downhill to PhunkiTenga where we then climb to Tengboche. To reach Tengboche to Dibuche it takes only about 15 minutes where we will spend an overnight. In this area we have more chances to see the wild musk deer.|
|Oct 10||Dibuche – Dingboche.||6 hours||14,464ft.||Easy|
|Onwards towards Everest! A downhill section to Pangboche takes us through stone walled villages to Dingboche.|
|Oct 11||Dingboche – Lobuche||5 hours||16,104ft.||Moderate|
|This is what trekking is all about, amazing views, laboured breathing, and the prospect of a comfortable tea house lodge with some delicious food. Take your time and pace yourself, rushing here will reduce your reserves for later stages, and why not stop and take an extra few pictures anyway?|
|Oct 12||Lobuche – Base Camp – Ghorakshep||9 hours||17,023ft.||Moderate|
|The trek up to Ghorakshep takes us on to visit Everest Base Camp where we relax and imagine having to spend months here on an expedition! Back down to Ghorakshep for the night.|
|Oct 13||Ghorakshep – Kalapatthar – Pheriche||8 hours||18,236ft.||Moderate|
|An early start to catch the sunrise views from Kalapatthar of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Pumori is just above us, and the Khumbu Glacier in front. From here we head down to Pheriche and a relaxing afternoon.|
|Oct 14||Pheriche – Phortse||6 hours||12,496ft.||Easy|
|A long walk through Tengboche, down to Phortse where we should be able to see Musk Deer and the Danphe (Himalayan) pheasant.|
|Oct 15||Phortse – Monjo||7 hours||11,283ft.||Easy|
|A lovely walk though rhododendron and birch forest up to the Mong La which has a great view of AmaDablam. Then go through Namche having the beautiful village or a pizza from the German bakery if you are so inclined!|
|Oct 16||Monjo – Lukla||5 hours||8,560ft.||Easy|
|Take your time and perhaps plan your next trip to the Himalaya on our final day in the mountains. At Lukla we celebrate the end of the trek!|
|Oct 18||Lukla – Kathmandu||35 minutes||4,428ft.||Easy|
|Early flight Lukla to Kathmandu; Kathmandu.|
Group of 2-4Pax: USD $ 1985 per person. Single supplement USD $250 (extra)
Group of 4-6pax: USD $ 1895 per person. Single supplement USD $ 250 (extra)
Group of 6-14pax: USD$ 1875 per person. Single supplement USD $ 250(extra)
- Airports pick up and transfer to hotel.
- Double occupancy room with breakfast.
- Tim card and (Everest) National Park fees
- Round trip airline tickets: Kathmandu/ Lukla /Kathmandu.
- Meals on trek, hot drinks and tea house lodging accommodations for trek with twin sharing room. Guide and porters and whole trek period.
- International airline tickets
- Excluded on trek: beer, alcoholic beverage, laundry, showers (available in lodges for extra fee)
- Mineral water or hot water
- Tips for guide and porters at end of trek),
- Emergency medical care or emergency medical evacuation.
Note: Above day to day itinerary may be change depending on weather and flight.