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  • Trip introduction

    Only for die-hard adventurers, this trek is a bucket-lister! You'll spend 17 days at the foot of the mighty Everest, where every minute is an unforgettable adventure. With landscapes that are the stuff of legends, this trek is always spectacular. You'll be trekking past Khumbu Glacier, the frozen lake of Gorakshep, and the Pheriche valley.

    The Everest trek has two base camps - the South Base Camp in Nepal, and the North Base Camp in Tibet. The South Base Camp is the more popular route, and is attempted by many thousands each year. This adventure trip will take you up to the South Base Camp.

    Destination

    The trek to Everest Base Camp has captivated many adventure lovers over the years. Apart from the breathtaking scenery, the rush of getting close to Mt. Everest is a unique experience on its own. The trip starts at Kathmandu and takes you to the base camp through a scenic route of forests, rocky terrains and spectacular mountain peaks.

    You'll get a closer look at Sherpa life, and the culture of the region. You can expect to pass monasteries, ropeways and bridges that are straight out of a movie; you'll also stop at the Gateway to Everest hotel, Edmund Hillary Hospital, Tengboche Monastery, and a few other iconic landmarks on this trek. Of course, you'll be meeting like-minded explorers with wonderful stories, all along the route.

    Destination highlights

    Experience the exhilaration of reaching Everest Base Camp | Take a flight over Nepal's mountain peaks | Admire spectacular Himalayan vistas | Spend 17 days in the mountains of Nepal, under Everest

    Activity Details

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    18192

    9320

    110 kms

    50 hrs

    8 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu

    Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to the hotel and stay overnight.

    Overnight in a hotel in Kathmandu

    You'll spend the night in a hotel in Kathmandu. Your dinner is included in the cost today. Spend the day resting, going for short walks, and drinking plenty of fluids.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Kathmandu

    Kathmandu

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Dinner

    Veg|Non-veg|Jain
    Day 2: Kathmandu to Phakding
    Day 3: Phakding to Namche Bazar
    Day 4: Explore Namche bazar
    Day 5: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche
    Day 6: Tengboche - Dingboche
    Day 7: Dingboche: Acclimatisation Day
    Day 8: Dingboche - Lobuche
    Day 9: Everest Base Camp
    Day 10: Gorakshep- Kalapatha then Pheriche
    Day 11: Pheriche towards Tengboche.
    Day 12:Tengboche -Namche
    Day 13:Namche - Lukla.
    Day 14:Lukla to Kathmandu
    Day 15: Explore Kathmandu
    Day 16: Kathmandu
    Day 17: Depart from Kathmandu
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  • Cancellation policy

    Below are the refund details if cancellations are made:

    More than 30 days prior to departure - 100% or the camp cost.

    Between 20 to 30 days prior to departure - 80% ofthe camp cost.

    Between 10 to 20 days prior to departure - 50% of the camp cost.

    Less than 10 days prior to departure - NIL (No refund).

    Rules on trip

    lt is mandatory to carry a valid photo ID. Please submit a photograph of the same along with the enrollment form at the time of booking.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Mid Earth reserves right to change, alter or cancel any or the declared programs.

    Fees are inclusive of Government taxes.

    Medical facilities and helicopter rescue, if required can be provided, at the participant's cost.
    • Everest Base Camp
    • Everest Base Camp
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Airport transfers in Kathmandu

    • Four nights accommodation in Kathmandu
    • Breakfast and dinner in Kathmandu
    • Standard meals during the trek with hot tea/coffee at breakfast
    • All necessary paper work, National park entry permits, TIMS permits
    • Flight fares from Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu with domestic airport tax
    • Accommodation in lodges/tea houses during the treks
    • Experienced guide service
    • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for guides.
    • Arrangement of emergency helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company
    • All government taxes
    • Porters for carrying common equipment and luggage
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees

    Excludes

    • Airfare from Mumbai to Kathmandu and back

    • Travel/trekking insurance
    • Nepal entry visa fees for non-Indian travellers
    • Mountain rescue charges or insurance (Will be paid by one’s insurance company in case of any eventuality)
    • Additional food or drink on trek in addition to three standard meals
    • Personal expenses, emergency expenses, road blocks, expenses incurred due to delays caused by weather, cancellations etc.
    • Special region permit and liaison officer fees (where applicable)
    • Tips, hot showers during the trek
    • Lunch in Kathmandu
    • Personal porters (can be arranged for a cost of approx INR 7500 per person, for the whole trip)
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Two woolen hats that cover ears
    • Two neck gaiters (fleece neck tube to protect lower face)
    • A down jacket
    • Shawl
    • UV sunglasses
    • Pair of woolen gloves and socks
    • 3 sets of top and bottom thermal wear
    • One pair thick fleece pants
    • One fleece pull-over or jacket
    • Good, warm trekking boots
    • A pair of camp booties with gaiters
    • Not to wear - Expensive watches or jewellery
    • Unnecessary electronic devices
    • Carry your luggage in a duffle bag or backpack
    • Avoid suitcases, trolleys or any other hard luggage

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Camping equipment
    • Qualified and experienced guides
    • Any necessary safety or technical equipment

    You need to get

    • A good pair of binoculars
    • Walking poles
    • Camera with spare batteries
    • A daypack with side pockets for water bottles
    • A good flashlight or headlight
    • Sunscreen lotion
    • Cold cream
    • Torch
    • Thermos water bottle
    • Rainwear
    • Dry fruits, chocolates

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication only.