- Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar
- Cho La Pass
- Spectacular Himalayan View
- Gokyo Lake and Gokyo Ri
It leads you through traditional Sherpa villages in the foothills of some the highest peaks in the world. The route also crosses the fast flowing Dudh Koshi River and visits its source; the Gokyo Lakes, where you will also have the opportunity to summit Gokyo Peak (5483 meters) offering astonishing, panoramic views of Mt. Cho Oyo, Mt. Everest and Mt. Makalu.
The route also heads to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar, another chance to summit a Himalayan peak to achieve unparalleled views of Mount Everest and the surrounding mountain giants.
Icefalls, glaciers, the world’s highest Buddhist monastery at Tyagnboche and unimaginable views of some of the world’s “eight thousanders” are all on offer on this truly spectacular trekking route. You will return home having accomplished the ascent of two peaks, challenging trails and reaching the base of the highest mountain in the world, all whilst witnessing some of the most captivating scenery, insurmountable anywhere else in the world.
We kindly refer to the Itinerary tab for a Day-by-Day overview of this tour.
Day 02 & 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters/5.5 hours) & acclimatization.
Day 04: Trek to Tyangboche Monastery. (3860 meters/5 hours.)
Day 05 and 06: Trek to Dingboche (4360m/5 hrs) and acclimatization.
Day 07: Trek to Lobuche. (4940m/5.5 hours.)
Day 09: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5363m) and back to Gorak Shep. (5170m/8 hours total.)
Day 09: Hike to the peak of Kala Patthar (5545m) and on to Zongla. (4830m/8 hours total.)
Day 10: Trek to Thangnak (4680) via the Chola-la Pass (5368m/7 hours total.)
Day 11: Trek to Gokyo. (4790m/3 hours.)
Day 12: Trek to Gokyo Ri (5357m/1983ft) and back down to Gokyo. (4790/6 hours total.)
Day 13: Descend to Dole. (4110m/6.5 hours.)
Day 14: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/6 hours.)
Day 15: Trek to Lukla (2845m/6.5 hours.)
Day 16: An early morning flight back to Kathmandu.
- Airport transfers
- Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu flight
- Trek permit (Sagarmatha National Park entry fee and TIMS card fee)
- Teahouse accommodation
- Breakfast/lunch/dinner on the trek
- An English speaking guide
- Porter (1 porter between 2 trekkers, a porter can carry maximum 20 kilos)
- Government imposed taxes
- Beverages (tea/coffee, coke/fanta, bottled water etc)
- Extras (battery charging, above Namche bucket of hot water for shower etc)
- Tipping and other personal expenses
- Travel Insurance.
- Travel Insurance.