MOUNTAIN MARKS TREK TO EVEREST BASE CAMP WITH LOCAL SIGHT SEEING 6TH - 21ST MARCH 2017 (16 DAYS)
Overview: The Everest Base Camp trek is a classic Himalayan trek with incredible views and rewards. The Khumbu region is the home of Mount Everest with an elevation of 8,848m the world’s highest mountain, as well as several other giants. You'll see vistas of these mighty peaks as you trek towards your ultimate goals - Everest Base Camp and Kala Pattar. Everest is one of the world’s most overwhelming sights and an Everest base camp trek the perfect trekking adventure! Since Sir Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay conquered the summit in 1953, many climber have reached to the summit of `The roof of the world' and uncountable trekkers have approached to the Base Camp, to wonder at this achievement, making it one of the most popular trekking destinations in the world today.
Your first step for this Everest Base Camp Trek is begins with the assist of the representative of Beyond altitudes in Tribhuvan International airport to transfer you at a confirmed accommodation in Kathmandu. After exploring Kathmandu you fly to Lukla from where Everest trekking holiday commences on truth. The Everest Base Camp trek follows the course of the Dudh Koshi, the ‘River of Milk’, gradually climbing through forests of rhododendron and magnolia. The Everest Base Camp Trek is positioned in the centre of some of the most spectacular scenery to be found on the continent. The trek starts from the Sherpa village of Lukla, and uses the traditional expedition route to Khumbu, the capital of the region. The route then continues along the Imja Khola River to the valley below Everest. From there the trek continues on the original route taken by the first expedition to climb Everest until reaching your final destination: the Everest Base Camp. The Everest Base Camp Trek passes through a collection of small villages, allowing you to get a feel for the geography and the culture of its peoples. The photographic opportunities are limitless. These chances enable you to capture and relive your experience upon your return home. When we organize a trek to Everest Base Camp, it is our pleasure to arrange enough time to explore Kala Pathar, the primary viewing point for Everest. The trek also includes the amazing hike to the Khumbu Glacier, home of Everest Base Camp and the icefall. Most of our clients shall agree that this is the highlight of their experience and an essential component to the trek. Mountain Marks offers the trek throughout the year and ensures you to experience the life time achievement.
The Package Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival and Transfer Today is your date of arrival. Mountain Marks assists to welcome and receive you in Tribhuban International Airport, Kathmandu and transfer you to the Hotel for overnight accommodation as per booking. (1300M)
Day 02: Kathmandu-Lukla Scenic Flight and short trek to Phakding. We take you to Kathmandu domestic airport to make you fly to Lukla from Kathmandu at early morning with pack breakfast or take breakfast in Lukla and Trek (4hrs) to Phakding (2652m) where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar Trek. After having breakfast at the same teahouse/lodge your trek begins from Phakding toward Namche Bazaar (3440m) which takes about 5-6 hours through colorful Khumbu villages where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 04: Rest day for acclimatization Today is the rest day for you but you may hike to famous Everest View Hotel (3800m) (3hrs) to catch a glimpse of Mt. Everest and back to Namche, visit Hilary and Sherpa museum. You get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis at the same.
Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche Trek Today you trek about 5-6 hours from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3850m), visit significant Buddhist monastery where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 06: Tyangboche to Dingboche Trek From Tyangboche you start trek to Dingboche (4350m) which takes about 4-5 hours, catch glimpses of Lhotse and Ama Dablam where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 07: Dingboche to Lobuche Trek You begin your trek Dingboche toward Lobuche (5018m) after having breakfast, on the way lunch, which takes about 4-5 hours where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 08: Rest for acclimatization at Lobuche As you reached at over 5000m altitude, you need to have acclimatization. Hence, Today is the day for rest and acclimatization at Lobuche for further trekking. Your full board accommodation will be at same place.
Day 09: Lobuche to Everest Base Camp and back to Gorakshep Trek Today’s trek is begin from Lobuche after having breakfast, Lunch at Gorakshep, lodge/teahouse check-in and trek up to Everest Base Camp(5200m) and back for overnight accommodation in full board at a teahouse/lodge at Gorakshep (5170m). The total trekking time is about 6 hours.
Day 10: Explore Kala Pattar; trek down from Gorakshep via Lobuche to Dingboche In early morning, you are magnate to explore the dramatic view of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse etc. towering from Kala Pattar (5554m) and after having breakfast you will be taken back to Dingboche (4260m) via Lobuche (5218) from Gorakshep where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 11: Dingboche to Tengboche trek You are descending toward Tengboche (3860m) by trek (4hrs) from Dingboche on this day where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 12: Tengboche to Namche Bazaar Trek From Tengboche you are descending down to Namche bazaar (3440m) after 4 hrs trek where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 13: Namche Bazaar to Lukla Trek. Today is your last day for Trek (7hrs) from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2840m) where you get teahouse or lodge accommodation in full board basis.
Day 14: Fly Back to Kathmandu. Today you fly from Lukla to Kathmandu same about 35 minute and we transfer to your confirmed Hotel.
Day 15: Spare day for bad weather &/or local sight seeing.
Day 16: Kathmandu to Your Port of Destination With the farewell gift like pashmina, our representative will drop you to the International Airport (TIA) to assist you for your final departure to your home or alternatively the next destination.
The Total cost of the package per person is : Rs 63,000 /- (Kathmandu To Kathmandu)
: Rs 78,000 /- (Mumbai To Mumbai)
Reporting date at Kathmandu : 6th March 2017.
Trek duration dates : 7th March - 18th March 2017.
Return date : 21st March 2017.
• Pick up and drop Airport-Hotel-Airport in Kathmandu by private vehicle.
• Flight ticket from Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu.
• 3 meals a day Vegetarian (Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinners with tea or coffee) during the trek.
• Experienced trekking guide and Porters for whole team.
• Accommodation of Lodges, Guesthouses in Sharing Bases during the trek.
• Trekking Permit (National Park entry fee).
• TIMS card (Trekker’s Information Management System).
• 15 Kg Luggage free Per Person during the trekking (with porter or yaks).
• Group medical supplies (First Aid kit).
• 2 Nights hotel accommodation with meals in Kathmandu.
• Exclusive Traditional Farewell Dinner before departure.
• Our service charges.
The Package Excludes:
• Your Travel insurance (Mandatory).
• International airfare and date change or ticket re issuance charges.
• Tips for trekking staff and driver. (Tipping is expected).
• All kind of drinks (hot and cold)
• Mineral water on the trek.
• Hot water showers
• In case of flight delay / cancellation beyond 1 day, participants will have to bare the extra stay & food charges.
• Helicopter cost / charter plane cost in case of flight cancellation or evacuation.
• Items of a personal nature such as laundry, phone calls and internet service.
• Personal trekking equipment.
• Any others expenses not mentioned on package Includes section.
• The itinerary is fixed and cannot be modified as per needs and time frame of the clients.
• MOUNTAIN MARKS cannot be held responsible for any natural calamities or accidents.
• The seats for the trek will be confirmed on receiving the booking amount.
• The leader's decision will be final and binding on all members.
For Booking Details and Queries Please call :
Keval Kakka : 9819534940
Jayant Dedhiya : 9820687437
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