Footprint Special Everest Base Camp Trek

Footprint Special Everest Base Camp Trek

Key Infomation

  • Duration:16 Days
  • DestinationTIA Kathmandu
  • Max Altitude5,545m
  • ActivityTrekking, Cleaning, Hiking, City Tour
  • Group Size2-10
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Price fromUS$1,499US$1,599
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Group Price Available
peoplePrice
1 person - 2 peopleUS$ 1499
4 people - 6 peopleUS$ 1399
7 people - 10 peopleUS$ 1345
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  • No booking or Credit Card Fee
  • Free Cancellation

Highlights

Sherpa Culture and Tibetian Buddhism

Trekkers will get a fascinating insight into unique sherpa traditions, cultures, and lifestyles. Everest region is the home of the Sherpa people and their practices, tradition, and uniqueness are simply the best things to explore on this trip. Prayers flags, stone walls, monasteries, chortens, mani walls, and small stupas are the correspondence of living Tibetian Buddhism. You will encounter the oldest and most popular Buddhist monastery in Tengboche and getting a blessing from the Lama Rinpoche adds more spiritual energy to your trip. 

Scenic View of World’s Highest Mountains

Everest Region is the home of the mountains, where you will find more than 300+ peaks above 6,000m altitude. There are four mountains above 8,000m including the world’s highest mountain - Mt. Everest along with Lhotse, Makalu and Cho-Oyu can be easily experienced in the Everest region. Besides this, Ama Dabla is considered the most iconic mountain in the world, which is the major attraction of this trek. Thamserku, Kongde, Pumori, Nuptse, and numerous mountains provide additional beauty in your picture.  

Footprint Campaigns in Mountains

We won’t do only trekking but we will inspire and aware people of the impact of climate change and our responsibility towards it. We will organize a cleaning campaign in Namche and Dingboche along with UNESCO world heritage site sanitation in Kathmandu city. This campaign with Everest Base Camp trek is worth doing in your lifetime. 

    Everest Base Camp Trek is the most rewarding and fascinating destination in the foothills of the world’s highest mountains. The entire trek offers diverse natural beauties, rich Sherpa culture, adventure, and Tibetian Buddhism along with marvelous views of snow-capped mountains is the paradise for all the adventure seekers around the globe. Everest Base Camp trek is the priority of all the travel enthusiasts, which is already recommended by renowned travel guides and journals like a lonely planet, national geography, discovery, and many more popular travel guides. Everest Region is not only the home of the high mountains, but it is also a paradise for the natural beauties, warm sherpa hospitality, filled with monasteries, stupas and you will get a chance to encounter the exotic flora and fauna inside Sagarmatha National Park. The entire environment is ready to welcome you and this region is an inspiration that fills your heart with happiness and satisfaction at the same time. 

    This fantastic journey starts with the 30min scenic and dramatic flight from Kathmandu to Luka, the world’s most extreme airport, and hiking started through the sherpa towns, trails filled with pine forest, thrilling suspension bridges, and a vibrant environment of exotic flora and fauna. As you hike across a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a stunning Sagarmatha National Park, you’ll reach the Sherpa capital Namche Bazaar and stay there for an additional night to acclimatize and explore the town. We will organize awareness campaigns near Namche to the hikers, local people, and students about the cleanliness of the mountain environment. The main motto of this campaign would be “ take only memories and leave only footprints”.Ascending towards Tengboche, Dingboche, and gaining more and more altitude makes you a little tired but the breathtaking view of giant mountains, spectacular landscape gives you sufficient joy and satisfaction, which is enough to recover your tiredness. You will get a chance to pray for the departed sherpa and climbers in different Everest expeditions in Thukla Pass. Labuche and Gorakshep are the village that lies above 5,000m where you can feel the pain of high altitude, all the tiredness, and the worst part of your trekking. Once you reach the base of the world's highest point and Kalapatthar summit, you can experience a 360-degree panoramic view of astonishing mountains and the Khumbu glaciers. 

    This will fill your heart with happiness, and it's the winning moment for all the trekkers. Lhotse, Pumori, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Malaku, mighty Everest including 100s of other beautiful mountains can be explored from the summit of the Kalapatthar. A stair of spirituality, which Tengboche monastery can add to your excursion. The reflection of Tibetian Buddhism and tradition can be observed in stone walls, small stupas, prayer flags on your trekking trail.

    MORE HIGHLIGHTS OF EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK

    • UNESCO World Heritage Site exploration such as Pashupatinath Temple, Swyambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and Patan Durbar Square.
    • Scenic and dramatic flight from Kathmandu to Luka 
    • Hiking through the alpine forest of Sagarmatha National Park and exploring the life of rare flora and fauna.   
    • Acclimatization in the famous sherpa capital - Namche Bazaar. 
    • Organize cleaning campaigns in Namche Bazaar and spread awareness. 
    • Getting a blessing from Lama Rimpoche in Tengboche monastery. 
    • Trek to the world’s most famous base camp and explore the Khumbu region from a close distance. 
    • Hike to the world’s most renowned viewpoint, Kalapatthar viewpoint, and explore the 360-degree panoramic views of mountains. 
    • Breathtaking views of mountains, hills, and magical landscapes. 
    • Experience the culture and lifestyle of Sherpa people. 
    • Cultural and farewell dinner in Kathmandu. 

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    Itinerary

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    Here is the complete itinerary of our special Everest base camp trek. If you are looking for your own customized itinerary, feel free to contact us.

    • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotel
    • Maximum Altitude1,350m
    • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotel
    • MealsBreakfast & Welcome Dinner
    • TimeFull Day
    • Maximum Altitude1,350m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time30min flight & 3-4 hour trek
    • Maximum Altitude2,840m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time5-6 hour trek
    • Maximum Altitude3,440m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • TimeFull Day
    • Maximum Altitude3,880m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time5-6 hour
    • Maximum Altitude3,985m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time3-4 hour
    • Maximum Altitude4,410m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • TimeFull Day
    • Maximum Altitude5,040m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time5-6 hour
    • Maximum Altitude4,910m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time7-8 hour
    • Maximum Altitude5,364m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time7-8 hour
    • Maximum Altitude5,545m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time5-6 hour
    • Maximum Altitude3,440m
    • Accommodation Standard Lodge
    • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    • Time5-6 hour
    • Maximum Altitude2,840m
    • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotel
    • MealsBreakfast
    • Time30min flight
    • Maximum Altitude1,350m
    • Accommodation Kumari Boutique Hotel
    • MealsBreakfast
    • TimeFull Day
    • Maximum Altitude1,350m
    • MealsBreakfast

    What's Included

     

    • All ground transport in private vehicles including airport transfers. 
    • Kathmandu city excursion, tour guide, and private transportation.
    • Four night's accommodations with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu. (Hotel Kumari Boutique
    • Full board meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during trekking.
    • Best available twin sharing lodge/teahouse for the accommodations during the trekking.
    • Desert of seasonal fruits during dinner.
    • Government Licence holder and experienced English speaking high mountain guide.
    • Honest, kind, and helpful porter during the trekking.
    • Food, Accommodation, Salary, Equipment, Medicines, and insurance for trekking staff.
    • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu round trip flight. 
    • Trip achievement certificate issued by Sagarmatha National Park. 
    • First Aid Medicine Kit carry by trekking leader. 
    • Everest National Park Permit and TIMS card.
    • All government taxes.
    • Footprint adventure's T-Shirt, trekking map, and duffle bag (in return).
    • Airport departure tax.
    • Welcome,/Farewell dinner with a cultural show program in a typical restaurant.
    • Personal trekking equipment.
    • Your travel and rescue insurance.
    • Entrance fees in sightseeing sports.
    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Hot shower during the trek. 
    • Snacks and other personal expenses. 
    • Tips for guide, porter, and driver. (expected)
    • Mineral water, soft drinks, and hard drinks.
    • Donation for local people, hospital, school (not compulsory)
    • Internet, telephone, wifi, medicines, shower, electricity charge fee.
    • Rest of the expenses that are not mentioned on Price includes.

    Dates & Price

    Departure DateTrip StatusPrice 
    dateNovember 06, 2021 - November 21, 2021StatusAvailablepriceUS$1399

    Additional Info

    Flight

    The flight is very important for Everest Base Camp Trek. While you are going to Lukla from Kathmandu or  Kathmandu from Lukla  Some time will not fly on time because of the weather so after finish the trekking you need to take a private helicopter from Lukla to Kathmandu to catch the international flight so you have to take minimum 02 days extra for Tengboche Trek.

    High Altitude Sickness

    Everest Base Camp Trek would be a lifetime memory in your life. If you are not fit we will not recommend you to go this trekking. While you are going toward the Everest Base Camp (5,364m) and Kalapatthar (5,545m) you have to eat a lot of food to keep your body hydrated. If you have other problems you have to admit the hospital as soon as possible and in this case, you call the helicopter for rescue and our staff will help you with your treatment. If you have medical insurance the rescue helicopter payment will be covered by the insurance company so medical insurance is necessary to go this trekking.

    Trekking Grade 

    Everest Base Camp Trek is a pretty long trek that goes right into the high mountain country, so it is physically quite strenuous which involves approx 5-8 hours trekking along the way. There is no previous experience required, used to some regular exercise and enjoy walking in the high altitude conditions. It would be additional support if you could have done high mountain trekking before.

    Weather

    The best seasons for Everest Base Camp Trek are from mid-September till November end and from the beginning of March until the end of May. The morning time is usually clear, with clouds building up during the afternoon, & disappearing at night. Trekking during the monsoon and winter is also possible with the proper precautions and safety. 

    Food

    We will provide freshly cooked food from the local guest house or restaurant. You will have breakfast and dinner at the lodge and lunch available along the trail. You can find a wide variety of Nepali and Western food as well as drinks.

    Transportation

    Everest Base Camp Trek starts transport from Airport to Hotel and hotel to airport by drive then Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu by flight. The hotel pick-up facility would be done by private vehicles whereas flight via twin otter aircraft. 

    Telephone and Internet

    Everest Base Camp Trek offers the availability of internet and telephone in almost all the places. They have Everest Link for the internet and you can use NTC/Ncell Sim card for the telephone. You can get an internet password from the hotel counter for telephone and the internet cost would be extra.

    Electricity

    Most of the lodges/ guest houses take an additional charge for battery charging. There is no electricity in all the places in Everest Base Camp Trek. There is electricity or solar power where you can recharge your camera batteries, laptop, mobile, etc. that costs you need to pay extra.

    Drinking-Water

    The bottled water is available along the trail until the last village. You can buy boiling water from the lodge or restaurant or you can use Iodine or water purifying medicines.

    Luggage

    In Kathmandu, you will get 4 to 5-star standard hotel or resort accommodation. During the trekking part,  rooms will be basic, normally just a bed with a pillow and blankets. You will have a private room but the bathroom will be outside. There are some guest houses with attached bathrooms as well but they will cost extra.

    Group Leader and Crew

    We promise we will provide Trained Experienced honesty with local Trekking Guide and Sherpa staff when there are 8 or more members in the Group and porters to carry your luggage and there will be 1 porter for 2 members.

    Trekking Equipment

    It's not necessary to spend a lot of money on extra equipment and clothing before your trip. The majority of these gears can be bought at reasonable rates in Kathmandu.

    Trekking Days

    The time schedule is very important for enjoying the trip among the Guide porters and trekkers Each morning after packing our bags and hot breakfast, we set off on the day’s walk. After walking for 3-4 hours we stop for lunch at around midday. The afternoon’s walk. The remainder of the afternoon can be spent exploring the village, doing a bit of washing, or simply relaxing with a good book. On some days we will arrive at our destination by lunchtime and the entire afternoon will be free.

    Customize Itinerary

    As per your time schedule if there is not a suitable date for trekking departure from Kathmandu so the place mentions your suitable time and date then we will organize your great trip to Flight.

    Trip Extensions

    In addition to Everest Base Camp Trek, we can organize a trip to the Annapurna Trekking, Langtang Trekking, Manaslu Trekking, Mustang Trekking, Mountain Flight, Water rafting,  Jungle safari, City tour (Kathmandu, Pokhara or Lumbini ), homestay Tour, Nepal Cultural Tour, Tibet tour, Bhutan Tour or India Tour extension as per your time frame.

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