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Everest Base Camp Trek - Exodus Travels
16 days

Everest Base Camp Trek

From Kathmandu to Kathmandu
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
16
Age range:
16 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
33554
From
US $2,749
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Highlights

  • Hike through Rhododendron's forests
  • Feast on fresh food in Sherpa villages
  • Sip tea outside of the Everest View Hotel
  • Visit the famous monastery at Thyangboche
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Itinerary

Start and end in Kathmandu! With the hiking & trekking tour Everest Base Camp Trek, you have a 16 day tour package taking you through Kathmandu, Nepal and 11 other destinations in Nepal. Everest Base Camp Trek includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Kathmandu.
  2. Day 2: Drive to Manthali (Ramechhap) airport; short but spectacular flight to Lukla (2800m); trek to Phakding
  3. Day 3: Follow the Dudh Kosi and ascend to Namche Bazaar, with time to explore the Sherpa villages.
  4. Day 4: Acclimatisation walk to Kunde and Khumjung; descend to Kyanjuma.
  5. Day 5: Trek through the Sherpa heartland to the monastery at Thyangboche for superb mountain views.
  6. Day 6: Continue up the Khumbu Valley and then the Imja Valley to Dingboche.
  7. Day 7: Spend the day at Dingboche for acclimatisation.
  8. Day 8: Continue the ascent to Lobuje.
  9. Day 9: Visit Everest Base Camp; overnight at Gorak Shep.
  10. Day 10: Climb Kala Pattar (5545m) for classic mountain views of Everest; descend to Pheriche.
  11. Day 11: Retrace our steps to Kyanjuma.
  12. Day 12: Descend through Namche to Monzo.
  13. Day 13: Continue to Lukla.
  14. Day 14: .. Fly to Manthali (Ramechhap) airport and transfer to Kathmandu
  15. Day 15: Free day in Kathmandu to explore the city.
  16. Day 16: End Kathmandu.
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
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  • Insurance
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Where You'll Stay

Hotel

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  • A
    · June 18, 2013
    A fabulous trek from day 1.What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?There were several.  It sounds daft given the surroundings but seeing a huge vulture circling as we neared the Everest View Hotel, followed shortly after by a fabulous view... Show more
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    · June 05, 2013
    If you have any hesitation about doing this trip...don t ...do it . It was the trip of a lifetime, very , very special.Its hard work, and a interesting experience walking at high altitude, but well , well worth it .
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    · June 04, 2013
    It's when you walk from Namche Bazaar and get to the top of the ridge. Then all you see in front of you is Nupste,Lhotse and Everest. It literally leaves you speechless and it's the one memory I will cherish most.What was the most inspirational moment... Show more
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    · May 30, 2013
    What a fantastic trip! It has it all - views, culture, helpful guides, scary bridges, sweet yaks, hard leg work and amazing sense of achievement!What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?I absolutely loved hearing the glacier creaking and... Show more
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  • A
    · May 27, 2013
    An amazing, tough, challenging, awesome, fun, relaxing trip - all that and more!! This trip was a real privilege and a real once in a lifetime experience. I had the best time ever. Definitely deserves the 5 stars.Is there anything else you would like to... Show more
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  • A
    · May 13, 2013
    A magnificent trip! You get truly immersed in Nepalese Himalayan culture. Challenging, steep and gorgeous, I would recommend this trip to anyone adventurous without hesitation. It's tough, but do-able! Pain is only weakness leaving the body! What was... Show more
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  • A
    · May 03, 2013
    This was a wonderful trip, very well organised, tough but enjoyable. Anyone with a good level of fitness would enjoy this trip and the sense of achievement when you reach the top of Kala Pattar and look across at Everest, makes it all worth while.What... Show more
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  • A
    · April 26, 2013
    With out doubt, the most memorable trip of my life. It was hard, probably harder than I expected, but I've come home with a massive sense of achievement, and the most amazing views imaginable engraved in my mind! The photos just don't to it justice.... Show more
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  • A
    · April 11, 2013
    An incredible trip to an incredible place! What was the most inspirational moment of your trip?Experiencing a different culture, seeing Everest and the whole team reaching the Base Camp! The scenery throughout was breathtaking with all the mountains and... Show more
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  • Everest Base Camp Trek reviewer 10
    · April 08, 2013
    A truly amazing trek, my first major trek, I wanted to do a truly amazing trek, see the sights. Kathmandu is surreal, simply crossing the road is hard work. The flight into Lukla is unreal liken to Nemesis for me. Cannot describe how hard the trekking... Show more
    Trip date: October 2012

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16 days
Everest Base Camp Trek
From Kathmandu to Kathmandu
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