EVEREST BASE CAMP
Lets start exploring the tallest and the mightiest mountain along with the unique sherpa villages, monasteries, culture and tradition that comes along the way of this wonderful and the most exciting trek in the world.
Everest Base Camp Trekking package is probably one of the most popular trekking package in the world. Royal Mountain Trekking's 16 days Everest Base Camp Trekking is designed with the motive to support even a normal person with the average physical fitness. This world famous trek will bring you closer with the Mount Everest which is the highest peak of the world.
Royal Mountain Trekking has been providing affordable Everest Base Camp Trekking service from a very long time. Nearly all our staffs and tour guides knows each and every nook and cranny of Everest Base Camp Trek since we’ve been in trekking in Nepal business for a very long period. In-fact when it comes to Trekking in Nepal we are known for providing the best Everest Base Camp Trekking service. This trek which Royal Mountain Trekking is providing lasts for 16 days and it begins from the gateway of Nepal i.e Kathmandu. It will be a unique experience to confront Mount Everest face-to-face while enjoying the fascinating Sherpa culture and it can surely be one of the best personal sense of achievement.
Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu
Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing tour
Pashupatinath is one of the holiest shrines of all Hindus. It is located in the eastern part of Kathmandu valley on the bank of Bagmati River. Two tire magnificent golden temple has four triple silver doorways is a unique example of Nepalese temple architecture. Having the area of approx. 2.5 kilometers it is one of the largest Hindu temples in South-Asia.
The main temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva which is believed to be 2000 years old. Also hundreds of ancient lingam, shrines, icons and statues of different Hindu Gods and Goddesses can be seen in the temple.
The Boudhanath stupa
It is one of the largest and oldest monuments of Nepal, standing 36m high. Surrounded by many private colorful houses Boudhanath Stupa is considered as Mecca for Tibetan Buddhists.
The Stupa is built in mandals style having three levels of platform. There is no written document about who and when the stupa was built. Yet according to the legend it is believed that it was built by a poor lady with her four sons in fifth century AD.
Kathmandu Durbar square
Popularly known as Hanuman Dhoka Palace -an ancient seat of Nepalese Royalty lies in the heart of capital city. It is a complex of tremendous variety of temples, courtyards and palaces like Hanumandhoka Palace, Kumari Ghar (Abode of the Living Goddess), Taleju temple (used to be the seat of the ancient Malla Kings of Kathmandu. The Durbar Square, a UNESCO world Heritage Site, is still a focal point for social and religious ceremonies. Till date, all major state and social ceremonies are celebrated here.
Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft, 3 hours)
Pakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft, 6 hours)
This day we move along with the Dudh Koshi river. Ascend through the Himalayan pine and cedar forest to mche Bazaar. The village of Namche is a historic trading post where Nepalese and Tibetan traders exchange salt, dried meat and textiles.
Namche bazaar is also popular within the merchants for trading traditional crafts. Therefore, apart from being splendid destination for tourists it is also the central trading post in Khumbu for Himalayan and lowland merchants. For acclimatization, we will spend 2 days with our team and visit local markets. Also hike and capture the glimpses of Mount Everest and other neighboring peaks. Overnight at Guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Namche Bazar and Everest View Hotel
Trek to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft<strong>,</strong> 5 hours)
Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m/14464ft, 5 hours)
Dingboche to Nagerjun (5100m/16728ft) and return Duration
The main aim is to climb high and sleep low. The foot path becomes steep at times, resulting in a physically strenuous day. Ascending the hill could take up to 5 hours at altitude. From this altitude there are good views of Lobuche East (6119m), Lobuche West (6145m), Taboche Peak (6367m), Thamserku (6608m), Kangtega (6685m) and Ama Dablam (6856m). On a clear day, you could even see Makalu, the world’s fifth highest mountain, including great views of the Pheriche Valley.
After a short rest, you start the descent back to Dingboche and the walk at altitude takes about 2 hours. After lunch, take a well-deserved rest, as afternoon temperatures could drop rapidly as the sun sets over the mountain tops. You will also spend a second night in Dingboche. Overnight at Guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m/16105ft, 5 hours)
Trek to EBC (5364m/17594ft) & back to Gorekshep (5181m/16994ft, 8 hours)
Kalapattar (5545m/18188ft) - Gorekshep - Pheriche (4210m/13809ft) 7 hours:
Trek to Namche (3440m/11283ft, 7 hours)
Namche to Lukla (2800m/9184ft, 7 hours)
Fly back Lukla to Kathmandu
Rest Day at Kathmandu
• All ground transports in private vehicle including airport transfers • Two nights (twin sharing beds) accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu • Full board meals with tea/coffee (Breakfast, Lunch and dinner) during the trek • Twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek, • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff • Round trip flight Kathmandu – Lukla and Lukla – Kathmandu including departure taxes • Duffle bag for the trekking • Down jacket and sleeping bag during the trek if require • First aid medical kit • Sagarmatha National Park Permits fee 11. TIMS Fee- Trekkers’ Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit) 12. Government taxes and office service charge
1. Meals not specified in the ‘Meal Inclusions’ in the itinerary’ 2. Travel insurance 3. International airfare 4. Nepal entry visa: you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (a multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport-size photos.) 5. Cold drinks Inc. coke, water, fanta etc. 6. Snacks and other personal expenses 7. Hot shower during the trek except Phakding, Namche and Lukla 8. Personal trekking equipment 9. WiFi internet during the trek 10. Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers
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