Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek is a trip with a wonderful mixing of trekking adventure with a sense of luxury. Although luxury and trekking adventure in the mountains sound quite an opposite idea, you will get to experience the same on this luxury adventure trek.
Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek: An Experience of Luxury in the Wilderness of Mountains
You will feel a sense of luxury traveling in Nepal. Although the luxury in Nepal may be quite different than the luxury elsewhere in developed countries, you will get the sense of it for sure. This trip uses a 5 five star hotel in Kathmandu and luxury lodges and best available guest houses on the trek. You will fly into the Everest region by a regular fix-winged aircraft but the return will be on a private helicopter from Gorakshep. So, you will trek up to the Everest base camp but return back to Kathmandu on a private helicopter.
Staying in the luxury lodges in the mountains is a pure sense of comfort with astounding views of the mountains surrounding you. As a matter of fact, you will see most the wonders of the region on your way up to the base camp. Flying out of the Everest base camp will allow you to relax and skip the challenge of going downhill.
A Trip to Cherish
Although the adventure of trekking up towards the base camp feels the same except the stay at luxury lodges, the entire experience is completely different. The whole difference of experience is the real deal on this trip. You will experience the luxury in the mountains – physically and experience-wise as well. Everest Base Camp Luxury Trek certainly creates a wonderful memory to cherish for life.
Explore Kathmandu Valley and the 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
A stunning and adventurous 35-minute flight between Kathmandu and Lukla
Visit Tengboche Monastery and get an up-close view of ornate wall hangings, a 20-foot sculpture of Buddha, and the musical instruments and robes of the Lamas
A glimpse into the life of the “mountain people” living in the heart of the Himalaya
Remarkable views of the Khumbu Icefall on the slope of Mt. Everest
Climb Mt. Kalapatthar (18,225 feet) the viewpoint of Everest
Arriving at Everest Base Camp and walking on the Khumbu glacier
Luxurious accommodation at 3-star hotels in Kathmandu and the best guesthouses throughout the trek
After your arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu, Nepal. Master Himalaya representative will be there for your warm welcome who will help you to transfer to the hotel, Introduce your trekking guide. Afternoon explores the Tourist Colorful market Thamel Bazaar down Town. The evening will be for well come dinner with Master Himalaya team at Thamel.
After Breakfast, you get ready for Kathmandu valley sightseeing full day. This sightseeing based on introducing some highlights of UNESCO world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley such as Pashupatinath Temple the holiest Hindu Temple on the bank of Bagmati River, Patan Durbar Square old city of Kathmandu valley, Boudhanath stupa world biggest Buddhist stupa. Swoyambhunath as popular as "Monkey Temple", After sightseeing in the evening will be for trek briefing.
From today we start our Everest Base Camp trek. After breakfast, we take an early flight to Lukla, from where we start your trek. The flight to Lukla(35 mins). In Lukla, we meet our remaining team members. After then we start out short trekking today's destination phakding following Dudh Koshi river "River of milk". Overnight in tea house
After breakfast, today we trek approx. 6 hours to Namche Bazaar. the route follows Dudh Koshi river through many suspension bridges. On the way inspiring glimpse of Mt. Everest right up next Nuptse-Lhotse ridge. After three hours through beautiful pine forest finally, reach to the administrative village Namche Bazaar. Overnight in tea house
This day for acclimating in Namche Bazaar. Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) and health experts recommend to stay at least one extra night. Namche Bazar has ATMs, cyber, cafés, bakery, colorful market each Friday evening and Saturday morning. We also hike up the Syangboche Airport near the Everest View Hotel.
The trek continues along the Dudh Koshi with magnificent views of the mountains. We’ll have trekked to an altitude of 3,860m upon reaching Tengboche. Inside the monastery are fabulously sparkling wall hangings, a 20-foot sculpture of Buddha. The group will be taken to observe a prayer ceremony either in the evening or in the morning dependent on the day’s trek.
From Tengboche, the trekking trail drops to Debuche passes another electrifying suspension bridge on the Imja Khola, and trek up to Pangboche almost thousands of mani walls. Our uphill trek continues, taking us to the quaint traditional Sherpa village of Dingboche with its admirable views of Lhotse, Island Peak, and Ama Dablam.
The trail goes directly up the gravely terminal moraine of the Khumbu glaciers. The trail leads to a row of memorial monuments of lost climbers and sherpas. We continue to climb as we are heading to the village of Lobuche which is located at the foot of giant Lobuche peak. Some breathing problems may arise today due to the altitude.
At the right side, you look over the Khumbu Glacier, an enormous tongue of ice which marches down the slopes of Everest. We reach Gorak Shep for lunchtime and trek to Base Camp in the afternoon. During spring, there will likely be expedition teams about to attempt the summit. The view of Khumbu Icefall from Base Camp is spectacular.
Early morning we climb to Kala Pattar "the Black Rock" located at (5545 m) and marked by a tangle of prayer flags. At this viewpoint one of the most admirable views on earth you have a 360-degree panorama of Himalayan giants from Pumori and Lobuche West to Nuptse, Lhotse, and Everest. We make a quick descent to Gorak Shep and have hot breakfast, and then trek down to Pheriche.
This is our last day of trekking in EBC as we return to Lukla where we began our trek. We enjoy this time to reflect on the trek as a group and the personal achievement of all those who took part. after the path climbs up to Monjo and then runs easily to Benkar, Phakding, and Lukla.
After breakfast, we fly back to Kathmandu about 35 mins. After your Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer to the hotel. After a long trek, you may be tired you will have nice SPA and massage available in Kathmandu which is an extra applicable Overnight stay at the hotel in Kathmandu.
Breakfast at hotel. Hotel Check-out and transfer to International airport as per your schedule.
Included meals: Breakfast
What are included?
Airport pick up and drop off on both international and domestic flights
Hotel Accommodation in *** Hotel basis with breakfast on twin sharing basis. (Single supplement USD 70 if require single room in Kathmandu. It will be as per availability in the mountain)
Welcome dinner in Kathmandu
Assistance for the trekking gears and the shopping for the trekking equipment if required
Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) on trekking
Accommodation in Mountain Lodge and Guest houses
All necessary paper works and permits
All domestic flights (Kathmandu -Lukla -Kathmandu) and departure taxes
Master Himalaya Gears – sleeping bag and duffel bag for the use during the trek
Professional local guide with extensive experience trained in Wilderness First Aid and accredited by the Nepalese government
Staff cost including air ticket, food, accommodation, salary and equipment’s
First Aid Kits Comprehensive Bag
Necessary Porters/ Sherpa to carry all personal gear and group equipment, & adequate insurance for all staff including porters
Group trekking map
What are not included?
Meals on the cities except for Welcome Dinner (Tentative US$10-$15.00 per meals )
Nepal entry visa fee which you will get it into Kathmandu airport on upon arrival
Personal trekking equipment
Items of a personal nature expenses such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry, mineral water, hot shower, battery charge, Telephone, etc
Tips for trekking/ tour guide & porters (expected, not mandatory)
International airfare and airport taxes, excess baggage charges
Valid Travel Insurance with Medical evacuation in case of emergency
Expenses incurred due to accidents, landslide, strikes, political unrest, etc
Extra night accommodation in case of early return from trek(due to any reason)
The itinerary listed is a guideline and standard pattern which we provide you. This trekking can be modified according to your time and requirements. We will be pleased if you provide every minor details about your trip.