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Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp with the option of Island Peak and Lobuche

Embark on a 22 day Lobuche East and Island Peak expedition in Nepal. A lifetime venture amidst giant Himalayan mountains and lovely mountain people. Test your endurance, push yourself and enhance your climbing skills with our expert on field supporting crew.

Everest Base Camp with the option of Island Peak and Lobuche
Everest Base Camp with the option of Island Peak and Lobuche

Time & Location

29 Sept 2025, 19:00 – 20 Oct 2025, 15:00

Everest Base Camp, Nepal

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About the event

Everest Base Camp Trek with Island Peak and Lobuche trek

Lobuche east and Island peak expedition combines summits of two famous trekking peaks in the eastern Himalayas of Nepal. You'll scale two, 6000 meters peaks under the guidance of expert guide team. Lobuche East (6119 m) and Island Peak (6160 m) both offer a great introduction to peak climbing in Nepal, especially to beginner climbers. You'll need a high level of cardiovascular fitness to do the Lobuche east and Island peak expedition 22 days.

The best thing about this climbing package is it doesn't demand advanced mountaineering skills.

The Lobuche east and Island peak expedition in Nepal will help you sharpen your climbing skills. You'll learn a lot about technical climbing and test your endurance. Our advanced team will fix the ropes and give you pre-climbing training to boost your confidence. You'll be accompanied by an experienced team, so you do not have to worry about anything in the mountains. Our team will take care of you and your needs.

Trek Details:

Name of Trek:​ ​Lobuche Peak/Island Peak

Trip Type:​​ Private

Grade:​​​ Hard

Duration: ​​22 Days

Max Altitude:​​ Lobuche Peak 6,119m/20,076ft.

Meals: ​​​Full Board ( Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner )

Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu.

Altitude: 1350m/4429ft

Upon landing at the Tribhuvan International airport, do the custom and immigration obligations. You can see our airport representative at the terminal gate. He'll greet you and guide you to the hotel. You can relax in the hotel and explore the busy streets of Thamel in the evening. We meet you during a welcome dinner in the late evening.

Overnight stay in a hotel

Meals: Welcome dinner

Day 02: Trip preparation day.

In the morning, we planned a short, guided sightseeing trip, of monuments like Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhnath Stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. After the tour, you'll get some time to rest and have lunch.

We then meet in the late afternoon in our office. The expedition guide will introduce himself, and we'll begin with packing. We double-check all the climbing gear and do last-minute shopping.

Overnight stay in a hotel

Meals: Breakfast only

Day 03: Fly to Lukla or Ramechhap and trek to Phakding.

Altitude: 2800m/9187ft

Duration: 35 minutes flight & 3-4 hours trek

The day begins early with a fantastic 30-minute flight to Lukla. Here, the supporting crew (porters) join us. On this day, we spend the night in Phakding village instead of Lukla to acclimatize. Phakding is situated a few hundred meters below Lukla. The trail descends through small villages alongside the forested path and Dudh Koshi river. We'll cross a few bridges on the way and get to see views of Kongde Ri.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar .

Altitude: 3438m/11280ft

Duration: 5-6 hours

On this day, we make our way to the biggest Sherpa settlement area called Namche Bazaar. From Phakding village, we trek to Monjo. On the way, we'll cross numerous suspension bridges and remote villages. The trail goes through lush forests. From Monjo onwards, we walk inside the Sagarmatha National Park. We keep trekking via rhododendron and magnolia forests, cross many old bridges, and walk past villages. The final ascent to Namche Bazaar is steep.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 05: Namche Bazaar: acclimatization day.

Altitude: 3438m/11280ft

We have an acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar. We'll hike to Hotel Everest View and have the option to continue the hike to Khumjung monastery. The hike gradually ascends along rock stair slabs and narrow, rough foothills. Upon reaching Everest View Hotel, we get to witness the stunning view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku, etc. We descend back to Namche Bazaar and explore the town. There are many shops, cafes, and restaurants around the town. We'll also visit the Sherpa Culture Museum and Everest Photo Gallery.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche.

Altitude: 3870m/12697ft

Duration: 5-6 hours

From Namche Bazaar, the trail descends to Phunki Thanga. We walk by lush rhododendron forests and ascend to Tengboche village. The first part of the trail has a gentle walk and gradually gets steep. The views of the snow-capped mountains along the way are stunning. Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, etc accompany us. If we reach Tengboche village by 3:00 PM, we'll get to visit the biggest monastery in the Khumbu region, Tengboche Monastery.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche.

Altitude: 4360m/14305ft

Duration: 5-6 hours

You can notice the route getting steeper and rough day by day. From Tengboche onwards, we begin to walk through lush forests of rhododendron, conifers & birch. We descend to Deboche and cross the Imja river. From here, we ascend to Pangboche village and continue walking on terraced fields. Further, we drop down to a riverbed and walk on an uphill route to Dingboche village.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche.

Altitude: 4940m/16208ft

Duration: 5-6 hours

The day begins with a slow ascend to Dughla. We have left the treeline behind and trek on rocky & glacial paths on this part of the route. Walking alongside the Khumbu Glacier, we steeply ascend to Chupki Lhara. The trail goes past arrays of stones. We soon begin to walk by the moraine of the Khumbu Glacier to Lobuche village. The views of Pumori, Khumbtse, Chamlang, and Lingtren are stunning on the way.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 09: Lobuche to Everest Base Camp and back to Gorak Shep.

Altitude: 5364m/17,599ft

Duration: 6-7 hours

From Lobuche village, walk up to Everest base camp. Trekking past the memorial chortens, we ascend to Gorak Shep. From here, we walk, following a steep, boulder-filled area. The route is open and goes amidst giant mountains. Upon reaching EBC, we'll spend some time looking around and taking some pictures. The views of Nuptse, Pumori, Lhotse, and Khumbtse are breathtaking from the base camp. Later descend to Gorak Shep to spend the night because there is no lodge at Everest base camp.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 10: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar and back to Lobuche.

Altitude: 5,545m/18,193ft

Duration: 7-8 hours

We'll wake up early in the morning today and depart for Kala Patthar. It is a short hike that also helps us in acclimatization, and the view of Mt. Everest from Kala Patthar is the best. The trail is steep and hugged. Upon reaching the viewpoint, we get to see a gorgeous sunrise and snow-capped Himalayan giants. Soak in the view and descend to Gorak Shep. We'll retrace the trail back to Lobuche today for the night stay.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 11: Lobuche to High Camp afternoon Pre-Climb Training.

Altitude: 5,400m/17,717ft

Duration: 3-4 hours

Today, we will ascend to the Lobuche base camp and continue the climb to the Lobuche high camp. From Lobuche village, we walk on a plain path that slowly gets steeper & rugged as we approach Lobuche base camp. The climbing route passes by Lobuche Glacier. From the base camp, we walk on a rocky moraine to the high camp. We ascend a rocky surface up to 5,770 m. From here onwards, we use ropes to walk on ice and cross crevasses. The guide will fix the ropes wherever needed.

Pe-climbing training: We'll reach the high cam in 3- hours of walking. So, we'll have lots of time to rest and get pre-climbing training from the team leader. The guide will teach us the proper way to use climbing gears such as crampons, harnesses, ascenders, axe, ropes, etc. This training will boost our confidence and help us reach the summit successfully.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 12: Lobuche High Camp to Lobuche summit and back to Lobuche.

Altitude: 6,119m/20,076ft

Duration: 9-10 hours

On this day, we pretty much wake up at midnight and get ready to push towards the Lobuche summit. As the day begins to break, the winds get stronger and make it impossible to climb. So, we start climbing at dawn. From the Lobuche High Camp, we walk on the rock surface and further climb on ice. We'll be using fixed rope as per the instructions of the team leader. Upon reaching the summit, we can see the jaw-dropping panorama of Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Pumori, Cholatse, etc. We’ll spend some time at the summit and descend to Lobuche for the night's stay.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 13: Lobuche to Chhukung.

Altitude: 4,730m/15,519ft

Duration: 6-7 hours

After a successful summit push, we all will be feeling super excited, happy, and confident. The adventure is still left. The route moves towards the Chukkung valley. We walk alongside the Imja Glacies, enjoying tempting views of the Himalayan mountains to Chhukung village. It is the last settlement area before we push towards the Island peak summit.

*Note: There is an alternative route to Chhukung village. We can cross the high Kongma La pass if we wish. This route involves strenuous walking.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 14: Rest day in Chhukung.

Altitude: 4,730m/15,519ft

We have an acclimatization day in Chhukung village. At this point, we need a full day of rest to get our bodies ready for upcoming peak climbing. If we feel energetic, we can go on a hike to Chhukung Ri.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 15: Chhukung to Island Peak Base camp.

Altitude: 5,200m/17,061ft

Duration:  3-4 hours

The trail from Chhukung village follows a steep path to the Island peak base camp. We walk south and then turn east to join the main valley. Further, we walk through the Lhotse Glacier moraine southern flank. The path is zigzag. On the southeast is the route to AmphuLabtsa. Soon, we pass by the Imja and Lhotse glacier moraines. The trail ascends to a wide valley flanking the southwest side of Island peak, which is the base camp.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 16: Island Peak Base Camp to Island Peak Summit, back to Chukung .

Altitude: 6,189m/20,306ft

Duration: 10-12 hours

Today is another great day as we push to the summit of one of the most famous peaks in the Khumbu region, Island Peak. Like last time, we’ll wake up super early in the morning (1:00/2:00 AM). Leaving the base camp, we ascend several hundred meters before walking off a steep hillside. The initial part of the trail is sandy and later turns boulder strewn.

We walk on a narrow slope and numerous short rock steps before passing by a gully. Further, walking along the ridgeline, we traverse onto the snout of the summit glacier. From here onwards, we use fixed rope up the glacier and cross many crevasses. Before reaching the summit, we use ladders to cross two newly formed crevasses.

The view from the summit of Island peak is phenomenal. We'll be finding ourselves standing in the clouds for the second time. The feeling of being on top of a Himalayan peak is out of this world. After embracing the moment, we descend to the Chukung to spend the night.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 17: Reserved day.

Altitude: 5,200m/17,061ft

We have kept a reserve day increase if we see bad weather and do get a summit window. This extra day will also come in handy if there is any delay or cancellation in the Lukla Kathmandu flight. If everything goes as per our plan, we'll have an extra day in Kathmandu to spend.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 18: Chikung to Pangboche.

Altitude: 3,985m/13,075ft

Duration: 5-6 hours

From today onwards, the trip gets easier because all we have left with is mostly a downhill walk. The trail retraces back through a wide Chhukung valley. We further pass by small villages like Orsho and Shomare. Upon reaching Pangboche village, we'll reset and visit the Pangboche monastery, which is believed to be the oldest in the Khumbu region.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 19: Pangboche to Namche Bazaar.

Altitude: 3,438m/11,280ft

Duration: 4-5 hours

The trail descends to the Imja Khola and goes through lush forests of rhododendron to Tengboche village. From here, we walk on the downhill trail to Imja Khola and cross a suspension bridge. Further, walking alongside the verdant foothills, we pass by Sansa. It's a forested route up to Namche Bazaar. Along the way, we may get to see colourful pheasants and flowers.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 20: Namche Bazaar to Lukla.

Altitude: 2,800m/9,187ft

Duration: 6-7 hours

We steeply descend alongside the foothill and enter a densely forested route. Walking through small settlement areas and crossing thrilling suspension bridges, we reach Monjo village. From here, we continue walking on the same path as last time to Phakding and ascend to Lukla.

Overnight stay in lodge

Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Day 21: Fly to Kathmandu or Ramechhap .

Altitude: 1,350m/4,429ft

We fly back to Kathmandu early in the morning. You have a full day in Kathmandu if the flight is on time. You can visit the spa to get a massage and do some shopping. Dine in as per your cravings and do not forget to explore the local market. We met in the late evening over a farewell dinner.

Overnight stay in a hotel

Meals: Breakfast & farewell dinner

Day 22: Final departure.

It's your last day in Kathmandu. Today, our airport team will help you with check-out and airport departure. The journey has come to an end, and you'll fly back to your home.

Price:​​

Trip Price: £3000 (prices based on 10 + attending)​

With a mandatory cost of £200.00 TIP from each person to the Tour guide and staff.

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Cost include:

Hotel, Accommodation and Meals:

3 Nights Good Hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast

Mountain Tea House Lodge Twin Sharing Basic Accommodation (You will be provided Best Tea houses where possible.)

1/1 Night Tent stay at Lobuche and Island Peak high camp.

3 Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Day) Each Day during the trek

Flight & Transportation:

International and domestic airport arrival and departure transfers by bus or van

Domestic Flight Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu including Airport Taxes (We may need to fly from Ramechhap Airport since Nepal Aviation don’t allow Lukla flight from Kathmandu) – Lukla flight only allow 13 kg Luggage + 2 kg Bag

Other:

An experienced trekking Sherpa guide including their expenses

Sherpa Climbing Guide (2 Climber 1 Guide)

Loaned sleeping bag and duffel bag/rucksack (We can supply you with a new sleeping bag for $75-130)

Porter to carry your bags (2 Person - 1 porter)

All trekking permits and entrance fees

Group climbing equipment’s including ropes and tent etc

Trekking certificate

First aid kit

All local taxes and government fees

Accommodations during Trek

During the trekking days you will sleep in Teahouses. Normally Teahouses are basic lodge with a private room, as we have our own group, it is limited and will be only shared by our own group. (there maybe instances beyond the guides help, where sharing might be needed)

1 night will be staying at Twin sharing Tent.

Meals

During your trek, you will be given a menu for you to order your meals from.

Any kind of drinks are not included in your price, but you can buy these directly from the Lodge and shops and cafes etc.

Physical Condition & Experience Requirements

Preparing for Lobuche Peak climbing before arriving in Nepal is crucial to ensure you have a successful and safe expedition. Here are some essential steps you can take to prepare beforehand:

  1. Physical Fitness: Start a regular exercise routine at least a few months before your trip. Focus on cardiovascular exercises like hiking, running, cycling, or      swimming to improve your endurance. Incorporate strength training exercises to build your core strength and upper body muscles, as they will be essential for the climb.
  2. Altitude raining: If possible, engage in altitude training in your home country. This can involve hiking or trekking at higher altitudes, using altitude      simulation devices, or sleeping in altitude tents. Altitude training helps your body acclimatize to the reduced oxygen levels you'll encounter during the climb.
  3. Trekking Experience: Gain prior trekking experience to familiarize yourself with multi-day treks. This will help you develop endurance, adjust to the      terrain, and understand your body's response to high altitudes. Consider going on challenging treks in your home country or other mountainous      regions.
  4. Technical Skills: Acquire basic mountaineering skills and knowledge before your trip. Enrol in a mountaineering course or find opportunities to practice skills like using crampons, ice axes, ropes, and harnesses. Familiarize yourself with climbing techniques and safety protocols. Practice on rock or indoor      climbing walls to build your technical skills.
  5. Gear and Equipment: Research and purchase the necessary climbing gear and equipment. This includes mountaineering boots, crampons, ice axes, harness, ropes, helmet, and appropriate clothing for high-altitude conditions. Ensure that your gear is of high quality and fits you well. Test and become familiar with your equipment before the climb.
  6. Mental Preparedness: Prepare yourself mentally for the challenges of Island Peak climbing. Develop mental resilience, determination, and a positive mindset to overcome difficulties and stay focused on your goals. Familiarize yourself with the potential risks and challenges you may face during the      climb.
  7. Research and Planning: Thoroughly research Island Peak, its routes, and the surrounding area. Study maps, guidebooks, and online resources to gain knowledge about the climb. Understand the required permits, regulations, and weather patterns. Plan your itinerary carefully, taking into account      acclimatization days and rest periods. Scenic Nepal Treks has prepared the best plan for you.
  8. Obtain      Travel Insurance: Make sure you have comprehensive travel insurance that covers mountaineering activities, including helicopter rescue and medical evacuation. Read and understand the policy, ensuring it meets your specific requirements for the climb.
  9. Communication and Coordination: Establish communication channels with your climbing guide or expedition company in Nepal. Share your preparation progress, ask questions, and discuss any concerns you may have. Ensure all necessary arrangements are made for permits, logistics, and support during      your climb.

By thoroughly preparing before your arrival in Nepal, you will be in a better position to handle the challenges of Island Peak climbing. This preparation will help build your physical fitness, technical skills, and mental readiness, allowing you to make the most of your expedition.

Important Information

· Visas are purchased upon arrival from most countries, including the U.S. Check here for list of countries that require visas in advance.

· Upon entry, you will need to have:

o Passport, which must be valid for at least another 6 months and have at least two blank visa pages

o Photocopies of personal information on passport

o 2 extra passport-size photos (1.5 in X 1.5 in with a white background)

o Airline tickets showing departure date

o Completed and signed Nepal visa application form, which could be completed online before you travel

o Proof of accommodation (we will supply)

o Proof of having paid Nepal visa fee (which you pay for in cash upon arrival)

o Proof of travel insurance (see below)

· Travel health insurance – All travelers into Nepal must provide proof of travel health insurance that covers emergency search, rescue, treatment, and other expenses (Costs between $50-150/pp and available from many companies)

· Bring dollars, pounds or Euros in cash for purchasing Nepalese visa ($30 for 15 days, $50 for 30 days) at Kathmandu airport, for paying for restaurants and hotels, for gratuities, snacks, and to purchase your own drinks and gifts

· Bring Credit cards, Bank/ATM/Cash machine cards for withdrawing funds from cash machines (have a photo of your cards)

· You need to Back up yourself with US$ 5k to 6K , in case of Emergency Evacuation and medical Your insurance will tell you to pay in front and claim later

COVID-19 and other Vaccination Requirements for Nepal

• COVID-19 – As of 5/31/22, there is no requirement of COVID-19 vaccines to enter Nepal, but this could change. But we are asking all travelers to be fully vaccinated, including recent boosters, on our trek.

• There are no other vaccine requirements for Nepal, except for Yellow Fever if you are travelling from a country with high YF virus transmission. But the US Centers for Disease Control recommends that you are up-to-date on routine vaccines. It also recommends to receive Hepatitis A & B and Typhoid. We will not be an any areas that have malaria risks.

Everest Base Camp Trek without Island Peak and Lobuche

The Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek will provide you with a natural thrill as it takes you through breath-taking high-altitude landscapes, esoteric Buddhist monasteries, traditional Sherpa villages, high-altitude flora and fauna, and snow-capped mountains. Climbing Mount Everest Base Camp is a milestone in mountaineering.

The most spectacular high-altitude trek in the mountains of Nepal - prepare for jaw-dropping scenery and a unique cultural experience exploring the challenging trekking routes,hiking on the Khumbu glacier through small villages over many suspension bridges looking at Mt. Everest and the Khumbu Valley, following in the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hillary.  

The Everest Base Camp trek passes through the land of the Sherpas to the foot of the world’s highest mountain, Sagarmatha, Nepalese for Mount Everest.

Trek Details:

Name of Trek:​ ​Everest Base Camp Trek

Trip Type:​​ Private

Grade:​​​ Moderate

Duration: ​​15 Days

Max Altitude:​​ Base Camp 5360 m (Optional: 5500 M at Kalapatthar)

Walking Days:  ​11 days Lukla to Lukla

Meals: ​​​Full Board ( Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner )

Itinerary:

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel 

➢ Upon your Arrival at Kathmandu Airport, a representative from Scenic taken to your Hotel and brief you about all trip plans.

➢ Overnight at Hotel

Included Meals: None

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Day 02: Pick from your Hotel and Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft): 40 minutes flight; 8km, 3 - 4 hours trek.

➢ About 40 minutes of mountain flight will take you to Lukla the gateway of Everest region trekking in Nepal. In clear weather the scenes that you see from your plane window is mesmerising.

➢ We will meet the rest of our crew members in Lukla and head out to Phakding after a brief tea break.

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Note: Please note that we may need to fly from Ramechhap Airport, dependent on Aviation Decision. Ramechhap Airport is located at 4 hrs drive from Kathmandu.

Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft): 11km, 5 - 6 hours

➢ We will trek a relatively easy trail until we reach Larpchen Bridge at the foothill of Namche Bazaar. Crossing numerous suspension bridges and passing villages like Benkar, Manjo etc. Near Manjo our permits will be checked, and we enter the Sagarmatha National Park.

➢ Views include Thamserku and Kusum Kangaru, moreover after 1.5 hours of uphill walking from Larpchen Bridge in clear weather you have first view of Mount Everest as well. The sight of clustered Namche Bazaar can relieve your tiredness of walking.

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 04: Acclimatisation Day - Namche Bazaar: (3,440m/11,284ft)

➢ Today is acclimatisation day in hope to keep you healthy - after breakfast we will hike towards Everest View Hotel.

➢ From the balcony of this hotel, you have panoramic view of mountains like Amadablam, Thamserku, Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Tabuche and others. Then a nice lazy stroll back to the lodge in Namche observing Everest Museum and hustling of Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge.

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft): 10km, 5- 6 hours

➢ With Everest in the far distance, you will crave to reach there as we trek through lush green forests on either side of the trail and hordes of Jokpyo/Yaks carrying goods to keep you happy.

➢ The journey consists of flat, downhill and uphill walking. Be blessed by sight of Khumbu Valley from top of Tengboche on either side including gigantic Mt. Amadablam looming at backdrop. Take a walk around monastery in evening before chilling out at the dining hall of tea house.

➢ Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 9km, 5 - 6 hours

➢ This day will be picturesque, rivers, forests and hilly landscape with mountains in the background.

➢ Once we trek past Pangboche and Somare, there awaits the valley of Dingboche between Nagarshan hill, Chhukung Valley and Amadablam Mountain.

Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 07: Dingbouche Rest Day

• Today have rest day in Dingbouche.

Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 08: Dingbouche to Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft): 4km, 2 - 4 hours

➢ We ascend all the way up to Lobuche, with some occasional rough flat trail. With grassy meadows and bushes to add to the mix.

➢ The most memorable portion of this day’s trekking would be the Everest Memorial in Thukla Pass and sight of Pumori, Lobuche, Cholatse and other mountains. Lobuche is small tranquil village on the bank of a river facing the Kong Ma La Pass.

Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 09: Lobuche to GorakShep (5170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5364 m/17,594 ft): 13km, 6-7 hours.

➢ After climbing the Lobuche Pass we will walk through the moraine. The trail is rugged and rocky which requires careful walking. Once you have reached the Gorakshep we will keep our baggage and have lunch.

➢ After lunch we set out to reach Everest Base Camp. After walking for 1.5 hours, you reach the most coveted place, making memories have your camera ready. We will again trek back to Gorakshep for overnight stay.

Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 10: GorakShep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) to Pherice (4,288m/14,070ft): 16km, 7-8 hours

➢ Early in the morning we will climb the Kalapathar before sunrise. Behold the mesmerising sight of sun rays kissing gigantic mountains.

➢ Such a wonderful sight is really worth all the hardship and physical endurance that you have spent getting here. We then trek downhill towards Pheriche trekking past Gorakshep, Lobuche and Thukla.

Overnight at Teahouse/Lodge

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 11: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft): 20km, 6 - 7 hours

➢ The trail is same as you have ascended but don’t forget to enjoy the return trip. Our experts say that while you return you will see the different perspectives and landscape.

Overnight at Lodge

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 12: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,860m/9,186ft): 19km, 6 - 7 hours

➢ The most joyous day of our trekking is this day. With memory of Everest journey in mind we jovially trek downhill and through Manjo & Phakding to reach Lukla.

➢ Evening can be fun filled with celebrations among crew members and trekking partners. Relish Nepalese delicacies or drinks and enjoy the last evening in Khumbu region of Nepal.

Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 13: Fly back to Kathmandu and Transfer to your Hotel.

➢ The flight will take us back to Kathmandu and we then transfer to the hotel. You have got a free day in Kathmandu. From here our program will be ended.  

➢ Tonight, our amazing hosts offers us a complimentary Nepalese Cultural dinner where you get to experience local authentic dances and Food.  

➢ Overnight at Hotel.

Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 14: Easy Day / Reserve Day in Kathmandu

➢ Today you have free day in Kathmandu. (having a spare day is important in case of flight delays / cancellations)

Included meals: Breakfast,

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Day 15: Final departure

➢ Transfers to Kathmandu airport for your final departure.

Included meals: Breakfast,

Price:​​

£1189 per person with return Domestic flight (prices based on 10 + attending)​

With a mandatory cost of £200.00 TIP from each person to the Tour guide and staff.

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Cost include:

• All transfers – airport / hotel / trek / hotel / airport by a private vehicle.

• 3 Nights in Kathmandu - Twin Rooms.

• Full board basis – Breakfast, Lunch and dinner during hike, half board at hotels.

• Two qualified English-speaking Sherpa guides, staff, with suitable equipment - all insured.

• 11 nights local teahouse accommodation during the hike.

• Porter to carry your bags (1 porter to 2 Hiker, max weight 14 kilos each)

• Return Domestic flights ( Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu) including Airport Taxes  

• Trekking permits

• Sleeping Bags and Duffel Bag (on loan)

• Complimentary farewell Cultural dinner

• Group medical kit.

• Government tax and VAT.

Cost Excluded

• Your Nepal Visa Fees £25 - £40 dependent on number of days - https://www.immigration.gov.np/page/visa-on-arrival

• Personal travel insurance, to include trekking and helicopter evacuation.

• Any additional accommodation / meals in the Mountains or City due to delayed departure/ early arrival.

• Any kind of Drinks/personal snacks on route including tea/Coffee/ Drinking water (these can be bought from the lodges to have with meals)

• Wi fi/ Hot Shower/ Phone Charging

• Lunch/dinner in Kathmandu

Accommodations during Trek

Hotel in Kathmandu: https://kantipurvillage.com.np/

During trek, you will be accommodated in Teahouse. Normally Teahouse are basic lodge with private room.  You may have to share with other people when there are limited spaces.

Meals

During your trek, you will be given a menu for you to order your meals from.

Any kind of drinks are not included in your price, but you can buy these directly from the Lodge and shops and cafes etc.

Physical Condition & Experience Requirements

Trekking to Everest Base Camp is moderate trek, which is good for those who have hiking experience and good physical fitness, but special Training isn’t needed. Please do tell us if you have any pre-existing medical condition such as heart, lung, and blood diseases before you come to Nepal!

Important Information

• Visas are purchased upon arrival from most countries. Check here for list of countries that require visas in advance.

• Upon entry, you will need to have:

o Passport, which must be valid for at least another 6 months and have at least two blank visa pages.

o Photocopies of personal information on passport.

o 2 extra passport-size photos (1.5 in X 1.5 in with a white background).

o Airline tickets showing departure date.

o Completed and signed Nepal visa application form, which could be completed online before you travel.

o Proof of accommodation (we will supply).

o Proof of having paid Nepal visa fee (which you pay for in cash upon arrival).

o Proof of travel insurance (see below).

• Travel health insurance – All travelers into Nepal must provide proof of travel health insurance that covers emergency search, rescue, treatment, and other expenses (Costs between £50-£150)

• Bring dollars, pounds or Euros in cash for purchasing Nepalese visa ($30 for 15 days, $50 for 30 days) at Kathmandu airport, for paying for restaurants and hotels, for gratuities, snacks, and to purchase your own drinks and gifts.

• Bring Credit cards, Bank/ATM/Cash machine cards for withdrawing funds from cash machines (have a photo of your cards).

COVID-19 and other Vaccination Requirements for Nepal

• COVID-19 – As of 5/31/22, there is no requirement of COVID-19 vaccines to enter Nepal, but this could change. But we are asking all travelers to be fully vaccinated, including recent boosters, on our trek.

• There are no other vaccine requirements for Nepal, except for Yellow Fever if you are travelling from a country with high YF virus transmission. But the US Centers for Disease Control recommends that you are up-to-date on routine vaccines. It also recommends to receive Hepatitis A & B and Typhoid. We will not be an any areas that have malaria risks.

Tickets

  • EBC & 2x6000Trek Full Payment

    Full payment for EBC Lobuche Trek

    £3,000.00
    +£75.00 service fee
  • Full treck EBC and 2x 6000m

    This is the deposit for booking

    £105.00

Total

£0.00

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