Everest is more than a mountain and the journey to its base camp is more than just a trek. Along a route dubbed by some as “the steps to heaven,” every bend in the trail provides another photo opportunity — beautiful forests, Sherpa villages, glacial moraines, and foothills. For active adventurers not afraid to break a sweat, our full trekking support staff will bring you close to local cultures before opening a window to the top of the world.
- Trek to Everest Base Camp
- Conquer high passes and glaciers
- Experience Sherpa villages and panoramic views
- Meet locals during tea house stays
Travel Style: Active
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Service Level: Basic
Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.
Physical Rating: 5 – Challenging
Serious high-altitude hikes, cycling, or other instances of heavy exercise. Come prepared to sweat a bit.
Trip Type: Small Group
Small group experience; Max 15, Avg 10
Age requirement: 12+
All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Day 1 Kathmandu
Day 2 Kathmandu/Phakding
Day 3 Phakding/Namche Bazaar
Day 4 Namche Bazaar
Day 5 Namche Bazaar/Thyāngboche
Day 6 Thyāngboche/Dingboche
Day 7 Dingboche
Day 8 Dingboche/Lobuche
Day 9 Everest Base Camp
Day 10 Gorak Shep/Pheriche
Day 11 Pheriche/Kyangjuma
Day 12 Kyangjuma/Monjo
Day 13 Monjo/Lukla
Day 14 Lukla/Kathmandu
Day 15 Kathmandu
Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Meeting – Meet Your CEO and Group. English-speaking local guide and assistants for the trek. Porters included on the trek. Trekking to Everest Base Camp. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Trek to Everest Base Camp, conquer high passes and glaciers, experience Sherpa villages and panoramic views, meet locals during tea house stays.
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