Everest Base Camp lies at an elevation of (5,364m) from sea level. The journey towards the Everest base camp height starts at (1,400m) at Kathmandu and goes as high as (5,545m) at Kala Patthar.
Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar Trek is quite simply the classic trek in Nepal. High in the priority list of trekkers, the Everest Base Camp is one of the most visited regions in the Himalaya. Starting from Lukla, trek up the Dudh Koshi valley leads to the famous Namche Bazaar. The route has an abundance of tea houses. Phakding and Monjo are the popular stopovers on the first day and just beyond Monjo is the entrance to the Sagarmatha National Park at Jorsale check point. Permits are checked here. The Trail That Follows the Dudh Koshi River starts going uphill from the suspension bridge just a few minutes from Jorsale. The path leads to Namche Bazaar and from here the trail follows the valley of Imja Khola with spectacular views of Thamserku, Kangtega and Ama Dablam mountains, and dominating the skyline ahead are the giants, Lhotse and Everest.
Following the Imja Khola from Tengboche, the trail ascends through Pangboche until you reach Pheriche or Dingboche. From Dingboche walk leads to Lobuche which sits on the lateral moraine of the Khumbu glacier, followed by around 3 hour rough hike from Lobuche to the last settlement on the trail known as Gorak Shep. Above Gorak Shep you head to the awaited Everest Base Camp and to have a close sight of popular view point known as Kala Patthar. From this viewpoint, you get to gaze the most beautfiul Langur Himalaya. In whole, this trek offers you to capture the serene and real beauty of Himalayas, hits deep in heart with lifetime wonderous journey.
Outline Itinerary of Kalapathar & Everest Base Camp Trek
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla (2815m) fly – Duration: 35 minutes and trek to Monjo (2845m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 03: Monjo to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walk – Duration: 3.3 hrs
Day 04: Acclimatization hike to Everest view hotel
Day 05: Namche Bazzar to Pangboche (3985m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 06: Trek from Pangboche to Thukla (4799m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 07: Thukla to Gorakshep (5160m), visit Everest Base Camp (5364m) walk – Duration: 7-8 hrs/and back to Gorakshep for overnight stay
Day 08: Gorakshep to Kalapathar (5545m) and back to Periche (4371m) walk – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 09: Trek Pheriche to Namche (3440m) walk – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 10: Trek Namchebazaar to Lukla (2815m) walk – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 11: Fly back to Kathmandu within 35 minutes at Domestic airport and transfer to hotel
Day 12: Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Pricing for Group Size Basis: All inclusive Trekking Cost:
Price for single person: $ 1,350
Price for 2 person’s basis: $ 1,290 per person
Price for 4 person’s basis: $ 1,230 per person
Price for 6 person’s basis: $ 1,170 per person
Join with us on a Everest, Kalapatthar Trek in 2021 | 2022
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CLIMATIC CONDITIONS OF NEPAL
Climatic conditions of Nepal vary from one place to another in accordance with the geographical features. In the northern summers are cool and winters severe, while in south, summers are tropical and winters are mild. Weather determines the trip plan at first. Nepal is the best land to visit at any season. Here, you can find good places to trek in the mountain region throughout the year. Although the average width of Nepal is only about 200m., it comprises a good topographical diversity and varied altitude resulting considerable climatic differences. As a result one can feel a diverse type of vegetation and climate even in a single day walk. Nepal’s weather condition depends on the season and altitude of at the place. Weather is generally predictable and remains pleasant in Nepal.
BEST TREKKING SEASONS IN NEPAL
Spring: March – May
Spring season starts from March and ends in May. Days are warm with hazy mornings and temperature fluctuates between 20 *C – 30* C (68* F to 86* F). This is a good to trek in this season as the ascending altitudes gets colorful appearance by Rhododendron blooms and piled up snow starts to melt in the higher altitudes.
Autumn: September – November
Autumn is busiest tourist season in Nepal. Many trekkers and climbers prefer autumn as best time to visiting Nepal. During the season, days are clear with fine weather, visibility is good, least rain, people in festive mood, mild temperature fluctuating between 20* C to 30* C (68* F to 86* F). This is the same season when the main festivals of Nepali, specially Hindu, Dashain, Tihar and Chhat are celebrated.
SAFETY AND SATISFACTIONS
We prioritize safety and sound health for our Clients and Employees.
The trek will be guided by one of our experienced, licensed and friendly trekking guide. The guide will be carrying all the essential equipments with a first aid kit for safety reasons. We offer you the insightful meditational trek. During emergence cases, if our clients have any trouble with mountain sickness or any other unforeseen circumstances then we will always be standing by to send a rescue helicopter to bring our clients back to lower places or Kathmandu.
PASSPORT AND VISA
You need to have a Visa to enter in Nepal while travelling. The arrival visa is available at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu where you can simply get On Arrival Visa. You must enter Nepal within six months from the visa issued date. Your total stay is counted starting from the day you enter Nepal. You will be charged $25 USD for 15 days or $40 USD as visa application fees for 30 days tourist visa to the forefingers except for Chinese and India. For those tourists who have Indian and Chinese passports then you do not need a visa (Free Visa).
EXTRA PERSONAL EXPENSES ON TREKKING
During the trek, all your foods are included in the package (Lunch, Breakfast, and Dinner with hot drinks), the foods will be served as per the package program and besides that, any personal and Barbier bills would be extra.
Travel insurance is mandatory for trekkers in participating in any trek and tour programs in the Himalayas. Getting travel insurance, especially while traveling in the mountain areas is like security on which you can rely and enjoy your trip without any worries. We highly recommend getting good compressive travel insurance that covers things like emergency helicopter rescue, medical evacuation expenses it will be assisted protection tour to cover personal injury, injury, repatriation expenses, and any kind of other illness will be covered. Having good travel insurance will not only guarantee you peace of mind while you travel with us but also provide you with complete coverage for anything things that may go wrong.
BOOKING AND PAYMENT PROCESS
AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions is government-authorized and registered trekking and adventure operator based in Nepal. We are also associated with International Tourism Company; Expedition Humanity & Adventure Wilderness GBR. We heartily welcome any adventure interested persons to be booked and be part of our family now. We treat you well as we have family based hospitality. To process a trip booking with us, you’re required to deposit 10 % of the full trip cost in advance to the prior of time to make sure all the reservations such as Hotels, guides, trekking permits, transportation, etc. The remaining of the payment can be easily made to us on your arrival. At the same time, sending all the required documents such as passport, travel insurance copies, and flight details at the time of booking would be highly appreciated as it is mandatory.
The last-minute booking can be made by any interested travelers a day before the trip gets started. Moreover, the payment should be made 100% if you are booking this for the last minute and the booking can be made directly through sending us an email and messages on WhatsApp. 977-9851134813
Note: Because of Road conditions, weather conditions, arbitrary authorities, difficulties with local means of transport and many other influencing factors, the specified itinerary cannot be guaranteed. However, mentioned above announcement only represents the planned itinerary without guaranteeing the exact sequence in detail.