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Everest Base Camp+ Island Peak

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EVEREST BASE CAMP & KALAPATHAR TREKKING 

“adventure in the heart of world highest mountains around high and scenic Khumbu valley”

Everest Base Camp & Kalapathar Trekking, an awe-inspiring adventure on world highest mountains and scenic valley of high Khumbu area of Everest, in the company of expert guide and staff of World Trail Finder Adventure Trek.

Everest Base Camp & Kalapathar Trekking, enlightens you with super views of Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Nuptse (7,855m-25,772 ft) Lho-La or Khumbutse peak (6,036 m - 19,992ft) Mt. Lingtren (6,749 m / 22,142 ft) Changtse ( 7,583 m / 25,230 ft) Mt. Pumori (7,161 m / 25,772 ft)  beautiful Mt. Amadablam ( 6,812 m / 22,480 ft) Kangtenga (6,782 m / 22, 380 ft) Tharmarserku ( 6,623 m / 21, 855 ft) Kwangde (6,011 m / 19,837 ft) Kusum Khanguru (6,373 m / 21,030 ft) holy peak of Khumbi-la (5,761 m / 19,012 ft) extending towards east Mt. Makalu (8,463 m / 27, 766 ft) with Island Peak / Imjatse (6,160 m / 20,328ft) Lobuje Peak (6,119 m / 20,192 ft) Pokhalde ( 5,806 m / 19,159 ft) includes range of adjoining smaller peaks.

Starting this adventurous journey Everest Base Camp & Kalapathar Trekking with an early morning flight to Lukla town with world’s unique airstrip, and then walking past lovely Sherpa villages of Phakding-Monjo to reach famous Namche Bazaar, a large village and Sherpa’s capital of Khumbu region where we will have rest day for acclimatization before heading higher areas of Khumbu.

Walk leads into serene woodland of lovely forest, covered with rhododendron-pines-birch-oaks and fir trees with super views of snowcapped peaks and then reaching a picturesque spot at Tengboche monastery surrounded by green forest and beautiful views of Mt. Everest and towering Mt. Amadablam.

Finally walk leads to our main highlight and destination at Everest base camp located within huge Khumbu Icefalls and glaciers with stunning views of surrounding high peaks, after a glorious moment heading on top of Kalapathar our highest point of the adventure, where you will be soaked with views of mountains including Mt. Everest at closest distance.   

Everest Base Camp & Kalapathar Trekking finally completes at Lukla with scenic flight back to Kathmandu, after a most memorable experience of a life time adventure with World Trail Finders Adventure Trek.

Highlights:

“Adventure around world’s highest mountains within remorseless Ice fields and glaciers
On world heritage and highest Sagarmatha National Park with amazing landscapes.
A cultural and scenic walk around Sherpa traditional villages and impressive old monasteries
Pristine woodland of beautiful pines-rhododendron-birch and fir trees with green vegetation,
Walking from green hills to arid and barren arctic zone of moraine-ice and glaciers.
Breath-taking panorama of world highest peaks on daily walk to Everest base camp”

Trip Summary:

Accommodation:            On Hotels & Lodge basis on route trekking.
Trekking Grade:              Moderate to Adventurous
Activities:                        Sightseeing tours - exciting flight and scenic trekking.
Trek duration:                 12 Nights & 13 Days (Lukla to Lukla)
Maximum Altitude:          5,545 m on top of Kalapathar and 5,364 m at Everest base camp.
Total Trip:                       16 Nights & 17 Days (Kathmandu / Kathmandu)
Season:                           All season except July / August (monsoon wet months)
                                        March to May best time for wild-flowers in full bloom

Brief Itinerary:

Day 01:            Arrive in Kathmandu 1,315m and transfer o hotel. 
Day 02:            In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour at places of interest. 
Day 03:            Fly to Lukla 2,820 m & trek to Phakding 2,640 m - 04 hrs.
Day 04:            Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 05 hrs. 
Day 05:            Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and excursion.
Day 06:            Trek to Tengboche 3,867 m - 05 hrs. 
Day 07:            Trek to Dingboche 4,260 m - 05 hrs.
Day 08:            Rest day at Dingboche for acclimatization and short hike.
Day 09:            Trek to Lobuche 4,930 m - 05 hrs.
Day 10:            Trek to Gorakshep 5,170 m and to Everest Base Camp 5,364 m - 06 hrs.
Day 11:            Hike to Kalapathar 5,545 m and walk to Pheriche 4,240m - 05 hrs.
Day 12:            Trek to Tengboche - 05 hrs. 
Day 13:            Trek to Monjo 2,860m - 06 hrs.
Day 14:            Trek back to Lukla with free afternoon and last overnight in Khumbu.
Day 15:            Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel.
Day 16:            In Kathmandu free and reserve day for individual activities.
Day 17:            Final International departure homeward bound.