Classic Everest Trek

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destination
Everest Region
duration 22 days
maximum altitude 5500m
trip difficulty moderate
total cost $3550
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itinerary

  • Our representative will pick you up from the airport after your landing and escort you to the Hotel.
  • You can complete the checking-in procedure and enjoy a night’s rest.
For Meals
  • Breakfast Included
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude n
  • 1350m

  • You will be picked up from your hotel and taken to our head office for a detailed briefing regarding the trekking routes, activities, and plan for the trek with your guide.
  • Visit different historical and spiritual landmarks of Kathmandu Valley including the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambhunath), and the Buddhist shrine (Buddha Nath).
  • Further briefing for the trek regarding the necessary equipment, gears, and some last-minute personal shopping for the trek.
For Meals
  • Breakfast Included
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 1350m

  • Early morning drive from Kathmandu for about 187km north-east to the town of Jiri.
  • From Jiri, drive further to Bhandar with a panoramic view of hills, the Eastern Himalayan Range, diverse civilization, and the Koshi River.
  • Overnight in Bhandar.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude shown
  • 2194m

  • Descend the trail from Bhandar through deep forests crossing a few streams passing the small settlements of Dokharpa and Baranda.
  • Climb through the forests winding down to the Surma Khola and Likhu Khola Valley.
  • Hiking through the settlement of Kenja, Chimbu, and finally reaching Sete.
  • Overnight in Sete.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2575m

  • An uphill climb to Lamjura La through forests of Pine, Magnolia, Maple, Birch, and Rhododendrons. Pass by the villages of Dagchu and Goyem.
  • Catch the excellent panoramic view of the surrounding green hill and mountain.
  • Descend the pass to Tragdobuk and finally reach Junbesi.
  • Overnight in Junbesi.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2670m

  • Climb up from the forest slope of Junbesi until the mesmerizing view of the Himalayan giants appears. The scenic beauty of mountains like Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Thamserku, Mera Peak, etc will reveal themselves in their full glory.
  • Continue the trail to Salung and descend to Ringmo Khola. Further ascension to Ringmo and cross the Trakshindo La pass and descend to Trashingdo.
  • Hike through the lush Conifer and Rhododendron forest, and terraced fields until we reach Nunthala.
  • Overnight in Nunthala.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2220m

  • Descend the trail to the Dudh Koshi River and follow the stream upward to Khumbu.
  • Climb to Jubing and continue straight to Churkha and climb the trail eastward to reach Kharikhola and after a next steep climb, reach Bupsa.
  • Overnight in Bupsa.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2360m

  • Trek the rising trail of Bupsa through a forested stretch passing Kharte.
  • Hike an uphill climb from Kharte to reach Khari La Pass where we can catch the sight of Gyachung Kang and Khumbila mountains among others.
  • Descend to Puiyan and go through the ups and downs to Surke.
  • Overnight in Surke.
  • Trekking hour: 5-6 hours.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2290m

  • Take an elevated climb towards Chaurikharka. Climb further to reach Chhiplung.
  • Descend from Chhiplung to reach Phakding.
  • Overnight in Phakding.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude shown
  • 2652m

  • Make an early start to the day by ascending towards Namche Bazaar along the trail of Dudh Koshi river.
  • Namche Bazaar is an excellent spot to view Everest and subsequent mountains alongside. It is also a hotspot for Buddhism and the unique culture of the Sherpa people.
  • Overnight in Namche.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3446m

  • Proper acclimatization at high altitudes and proper rest is vital for a good trekking experience and to prevent Altitude Sickness. So, we will rest in Namche for an extra day.
  • According to your desire, we can take a short hike (2 hours) to the Everest View Point from where you can have proper sight of mighty peaks like Everest, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, and many more.
  • Return to Namche for a meal and night’s rest.
  • Overnight in Namche.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3440m

  • Make an early start to the day by trekking to the spiritual center of the Everest region: Tengboche where the highest Buddhist Monastery stands tall.
  • We will make a stop to observe the preserved footprint of St. Milarepa, one of the most famous Buddhist Lamas who brought Tibetan Buddhism to Nepal.
  • Overnight in Tengboche.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3867m

  • Trek upwards from Tengboche while enjoying close-up views of the awesome and splendid high peaks of the Himalayas.
  • Cross the iconic Imja Khola and make our way towards Pheriche.
  • Overnight in the mountain lodge.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 4252m

  • Further acclimatization day for you to adjust to the high altitude.
  • Short hikes around the surrounding mountainous villages and enjoy the scenery and overlooks of the mountains.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 4252m

  • Trek upwards toward the gateway of Everest Base Camp: Lobuche.
  • The view of Everest and surrounding mountains from Lobuche is one of the most stunning highlights of the trip.
  • Overnight in Lobuche.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 4910m

  • The final stretch of the hike to reach the foot of the tallest mountain on Earth. The trek to Everest Base Camp will take you up-close and personal to Mount Everest and see the behemoth before you will be like heaven on earth.
  • We can't go any farther without a climbing permit, but we can explore EBC and enjoy the stunning views from this location.
  • Trek down to Gorak Shep for the night’s rest.
  • Overnight in Gorak Shep.
For Meals
  • included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Logde
Altitude
  • 5360m

  • Early morning hike to Kala Patthar, one of the most iconic spots in the  Everest Region to watch the Everest.
  • Return to Lobuche after the blessing of Mount Everest.
  • Overnight in Lobuche.
Altitude
  • 5545m

  • Hike through the famous Sherpa village: Kyangjuma and cross the Imja Khola River and stop at the monastery at Tengboche.
  • Admire the beauty of the snow capped peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Thamserku, Lhotse as well as Mt. Everest.
  • Overnight in Kyangjuma.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 4360m

  • Descend towards Tengboche and if lucky, we can observe the diverse endangered fauna of the Sagarmatha National Park like the rare blue sheep, snow leopard, colorful pheasants, mountain goats, and more.
  • Cross the Dudh Koshi River before officially exiting the Sagarmatha National Park.
  • Overnight in Tengboche.
For Meals
  • included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3867m

  • Descend towards Lukla for our final trek.
  • Upon arrival, enjoy a warm meal, freshen up, and roam the wonderful town of Lukla.
  • Overnight in Lukla.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2860m

  • Take a short flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • Free day for you to explore the city, do souvenir shopping, or just relax.
  • Overnight in Kathmandu.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 1350m

  • Our representative will pick you up from your hotel (approximately three hours prior to your scheduled flight) for you departure.
For Meals
  • Breakfast Included
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 1350m

excludes

Nepalese visa fee

  • International air tickets
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Emergency evacuation costs
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu 
  • Early arrival/late departure
  • Early return from a trek
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu 
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for staffs; guide & porter

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