|Lowest Altitude||Approximately 1310 meters Kathmandu|
|Highest Altitude||Approximately 3867 meters Tyangboche|
|Duration||18 Days Trip,16 Days Trek|
|Group Size||Minimum two to Maximum Fifty|
|Best Season||March-May, September-November|
|Cost||$1325 Per Person|
Everest cultural trek; collaboration of cultural highlights and magnetic vision of highest mountain Everest with insight into peaceful but culturally, religiously euphoric lifestyle of Sherpa community to induce on natural environment along traditional and classical culture.
With heart palpitating flight to Lukla, ascend to Everest region; settlement of culturally adorned ethnic Sherpa community whose cheerful smiles, open hearted hospitality and legendary strength are memorable, for rest at antique, cozy and friendly teahouses run by Sherpa families.
The trek over criss-cross trail amidst villages collage of stone huts along terraced fields on shadow of highest peak Everest passing pious stones, chortens, in scripted mani walls and fluttering prayer flags makes trek astounding.
Day One: Arrive in Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel.
Day Two: Drive from Kathmandu to Jiri taking nine hours.
Day Three: Trek begins from Jiri to Deurali consuming five and half hours.
Day Four: Six hours descending trek to Sete from Deurali
Day Five: Continue journey to Junbesi from Sete taking six hours.
Day Six: Rest day at Junbesi
Day Seven: Enjoy beautiful scene of snowy peaks on six hours walk from Junbesi to Nunthala.
Day Eight: Arrive at Buspa from Nunthala wandering on up and down that takes six hours.
Day Nine: Proceed journey to Surkey from Buspa that takes five hours.
Day Ten: Trek from Surkey to Phakding consuming five hours.
Day Eleven: Enter gateway to Everest Namche trekking from Phakding that takes five hours.
Day Twelve: Rest day at Namche for acclimatization.
Day Thirteen: Explore Buddhist culture and religion visiting numerous mani walls, carved stones on three hours’ journey to Khumjung from Namche.
Day Fourteen: Trek from Khumjung to Tyangboche that takes about five hours.
Day Fifteen: Trek from Tyangboche to Namche consuming four and half hours.
Day Sixteen: Journey to Lukla from Namche passing Monjo that takes six hours.
Day Seventeen: Return flight to Kathmandu from Lukla.
Day Eighteen: We drive you to airport on the basis of your scheduled flight.
Note: We customize itinerary as per your interest to manage your specific requirements.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel.
You will be warmly welcomed by our representative at Tribhuwan International Airport and transferred to hotel by private vehicle.
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Jiri taking nine hours.
We depart Kathmandu for eight hours drive to Jiri on mountain roads passing through Bhaktapur, Banepa, Dhulikhel, Lamasanghu perceiving eye catching glimpse of green hills and snowcapped mountains.
Day 03: Trek begins from Jiri to Deurali consuming five and half hours.
Then trek begins from Jiri trekking on gently ascending trail for short duration then walk down up to Shivalaya. From Shivalaya we climb steeply uphill crossing flat wooden bridges to reach at Deurali for overnight stay.
Day 04: Six hours descending trek to Sete from Deurali
We leave Deurali walking on steeply downhill trail up to Bhandar then climb uphill to reach Kenja. We arrive at Sete trekking on steeply upward trail enchanting on beautiful scenery of agricultural farm.
Day 05: Continue journey to Junbesi from Sete taking six hours.
We trek on steeply upward path crossing Dagchu, Goyem till we reach Lamjura pass and descend gently down from Lamjura pass to arrive at Junbesi for stunning vision of Everest peak at front and magical view of Lamjura la pass at the back.
Day 06: Rest day at Junbesi
Rest day at Junbesi; pleasant village embracing oldest monastery that dated to seventeenth century as well as precious album of sacred scriptures.
Day 07: Enjoy beautiful scene of snowy peaks on six hours walk from Junbesi to Nunthala.
We proceed our journey on slightly upward path to reach Phurtung for first magical vision of Everest and Thamserku, Kantega, Mera peak and many more then we climb steep uphill to cross Takshinda la pass and finally walk down to find ourselves on Nunthala.
Day 08: Arrive at Buspa from Nunthala wandering on up and down that takes six hours.
We cross DudhKoshi river bridge walking gradually down from Nunthala then climb elevated path path up to Khari Khola passing Jubing; small Sherpa and Rai settlements. We arrive at Buspa wandering on vertically zigzag path from Khari Khola.
Day 09: Proceed journey to Surkey from Buspa that takes five hours.
We pass Khari la pass climbing steeply upward path that runs through rhododendron, oak forest. With eye appealing vision of several snow covered mountains we move slightly down to Chaubar and arrive at Surkhey walking steeply downhill from Chaubar.
Day 10: Trek from Surkey to Phakding consuming five hours.
We leave Surkhey following the trail that runs on coast of river then trek gently uphill to Chhiplunyg and we find ourselves at Phakding village for overnight stay wandering on flat and busy route from Chhiplunyg.
Day 11: Enter gateway to Everest Namche trekking from Phakding that takes five hours.
We cross high suspension bridge over DudhKoshi river following the trace on bank of DudhKoshi to reach Monjo; entrance to the Sagarmatha national park. Then, we climb steeply uphill till we reach Namche with magnetic vision of Everest as well as several other mountains.
Day 12: Rest day at Namche for acclimatization.
Rest day at Namche Bazaar for Acclimatization.
Day 13:Explore Buddhist culture and religion visiting numerous mani walls, carved stones on three hours’ journey to Khumjung from Namche.
We continue our journey passing through Syangboche enjoying majestic vision of Lhotse, AmaDablam and Thamserku to reach Khumjung; place renowned for Khumjung monastery that showcases big statue of Guru Rimpoche and Yeti skull.
Day 14: Trek from Khumjung to Tyangboche that takes about five hours.
We leave Khumjung trekking on down trail leading to coast of rivers and cross suspension bridge to climb steep uphill trail to reach Tangboche at elevation of around 3850meters from sea level.
Day 15: Trek from Tyangboche to Namche consuming four and half hours.
We proceed our journey moving on steeply downhill trail and cross DudhKoshi to reach PhungiTenga and climb upward from PhungiTenga to arrive at Namche Bazaar; historic trading hub renowned for its homemade yak cheese and butter.
Day 16: Journey to Lukla from Namche passing Monjo that takes six hours.
We have pleasant trek to Lukla from Namche bazaar via Monjo consuming about six hours.
Day 17: Return flight to Kathmandu from Lukla.
Return flight to Kathmandu from Lukla peeping snowy mountains and green scenery from windows of plane.
Day 18: We drive you to airport on the basis of your scheduled flight.
We drive you to airport on the basis of your scheduled flight.
We customize itinerary as per your interest to manage your specific requirements.
The Cost Includes:
- Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner and 3 times tea) during the trek
- One professional guide and porter for the trek with their meal,
- Insurance and flight.
- All National Park Entrance fee and TIMS card.
- Airfare both ways to KTM - Lukla -KTM, in a fixed wing aircraft.
- Down jacket and sleeping bag if necessary during the trek.
- Airport picks up services.
- Necessary transport.
- First aid kits for guide and porters
- Insurance and equipment for the Nepali staffs.
- Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner and 3 times tea) during the trek
The Cost Excludes:
Bar bills (coca cola, mineral water etc.)
Personal Insurance & emergency rescue charges if necessary
Extra porter & transport charges in the event of landslides
Other personal expenses, airport tax, Kathmandu city entrance fee
Personal, medical and evacuation insurance
Laundry, cost raised by re-routing, cancellation, political disturbance etc.
Tips and any other expenses, which are not mentioned above.
Meals and hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (We can arrange your hotel accommodation in Kathmandu as per your interest and budget).
To enjoy your trip more you need to be comfort and breathability all day long, for that you need to put emphasis on equipment’s that are necessary. The following list includes items that are necessary which can also be hired.
- Backpack: During your trip you need to be careful to make the weight of your clothing equipment down to minimum. Your packed trek bag, should weigh no more than 15 kilograms (33 pounds.)
- Sleeping Bag: Sleeping bag rated to at least 15-degrees Fahrenheit (Optional/ Sleeping bag is provided by us if necessary)
- Duffel Bag
- Flash Light (Head lamp)
- Sun glass
- Water purifier
- Trekking boots
- Lightweight sandals
- Woolen socks (3 pairs)
While packing your clothes, you need to be careful to not to pack heavy clothes. It’s rather good to go on layers than in bulky clothes.
- Hat (For warmth)
- Lightweight long sleeve trekking shirts
- Long sleeves are good for sun protection. Light weight makes for easy wash material
- Fleece Jacket or pullover
- Underwear (4 pairs)
- Fleece or wool trouser/ Pants
- Gaiters (Optional)
- Thermal Clothing (As per the Season)
- Lightweight rain Jacket
- Warm Gloves or mittens
- Sports bra
- Sun block
- Toilet articles and towel
- Small Knife
- First-aid kit (containing all drugs prescribed to you)
- Batteries backup
Accommodation: You would be accommodated at Nagarjun homestay with facilities of hot water, western toilets, electricity, television, free WIFI during Kathmandu stay. And offered to stay at teahouses with facilities granted by teahouses during trek.
Meal: You would be offered breakfast, Nepali meal at homestay during time at Kathmandu while on trekking you would be provided Nepalese meals three times a day during trek.