This itinerary will take you to both Ama Dablam Base Camp and Everest Base Camp, the pinnacle of trekking in the world.
The trek starts with an exciting flight to the mountain airstrip at Lukla, from here we follow in the footsteps of famous mountaineers for the walk into Everest Base Camp. The Buddhist Sherpa country is sure to mesmerize you where you will see colourful prayer flags, mani walls and monasteries along the way.
The itinerary is designed our Everest Base Camp trek with plenty of time for the necessary acclimatisation. The trekking takes you to the prettiest Sherpa villages in the Khumbu and to Namche Bazaar the colourful and vibrant heart of Sherpa country. You have the opportunity to visit the main monasteries of the Khumbu region at Tengboche.
The high points of our itinerary are the walk up to Kala Patthar for the panoramic viewpoint of Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse and also the hike from GorakShep along the Khumbu glacier to Everest Base Camp.
|Cost||AUD $3,490 per person twin share|
|Departure Dates||TBA, we can tailor this to your private group|
|Trip Duration||18 days|
|Group size||Maximum 12 travellers in the group + support staff|
|Grade||Trekking, Strenous Grade|
|Day 1||Arrive in Kathmandu (1,400m) B|
|Day 2||Kathmandu sightseeing B|
|Day 3||Fly to Lukla (2,840m), trek to Phakding (2,610m) B, L, D|
|Day 4||Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m) B, L, D|
|Day 5||Day walk to Everest View Hotel (3,800m) B, L, D|
|Day 6||Trek to Deboche (3,770m) B, L, D|
|Day 7||Trek to Pangboche (3,930m) B, L, D|
|Day 8||Day walk to Ama Dablam Base Camp (4,576m) B, L, D|
|Day 9||Trek to Dingboche (4,410m) B, L, D|
|Day 10||Acclimatisng walk up Nangkartshang Peak (5,080m) B, L, D|
|Day 11||Trek to Lobuche (4,931m) B, L, D|
|Day 12||Trek to Gorakshep (5,160m), afternoon to Everest Base Camp (5,300m) B, L, D|
|Day 13||Ascend Kala Patar (5,545m) and return to PhericheB, L, D|
|Day 14||Trek to Phortse village (3,800m) B, L, D|
|Day 15||Trek to Monjo (2,610m) B, L, D|
|Day 16||Trek to Lukla (2,840m) B, L, D|
|Day 17||Fly to Kathmandu B|
|Day 18||Fly back home B|
Please note that while we operate successful trips in Nepal throughout the year, some changes may occur in our itineraries due to factors outside our control. This can happen with little notice so please be prepared for modifications to the itinerary.
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