Everest High Passes

...we shouldn't finish without mentioning admiration for the endlessly busy Mr Lama. He like all World Expeditions staff we met, was very charming and knowledgable, this characteristic seems to be a requirement for employment with the company

anon. | Kentucky, USA
 
 

Everest Base Camp & Kala Pattar

Our trek to the base of Mount Everest will surpass your expectations. We ascend in true expedition style savouring the quintessential trekking experience with our guides, crew and porters as we trek to the base of the world's highest mountain. Our carefully devised itinerary reflects our proven track record, with time for safe acclimatisation - the key to any successful trek in the Everest region. Our trail leads through the famous villages of Namche and Khumjung as well as Thyangboche monastery that reflect the renowned Sherpa culture. We include ascents to Kala Pattar (5545m) from where our guides will point out the classic climbing routes to the summit. A foray is also included to Everest Base Camp from where expeditions prepare to climb the world's highest peak. All nights are spent in our exclusive private eco campsites and handpicked eco lodges. *Itinerary amendment effective 1 September 2016. Please refer to Trip Notes. Contact us for more details.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Kathmandu
DAY 2 In Kathmandu, sightseeing Kathmandu Valley
DAYS 3/4 Fly to Lukla, commence trek through Sherpa villages
DAYS 5/6 Arrive Namche Bazaar, rest and acclimatise with an optional walk to Khumjung
DAYS 7/8 Trek to Dingboche via Thyangboche Monastery
DAY 9 Rest and acclimatise in Dingboche
DAY 10 Ascend through yak pastures to Lobuche
DAYS 11/12 Ascend Kala Pattar (5545m) to gain uninterrupted views of Everest (8848m) & trek to Everest Base Camp
DAYS 13/14 Return trek via Namche
DAY 15 Return to Lukla
DAY 16 Fly Lukla to Kathmandu
DAY 17 In Kathmandu, trip concludes

traveller reviews

Great trip and great weather - picture perfect photos around every corner. Fantastic guides, good food and stacks of it - you'll never go hungry with World Expeditions. Very safe with regards to your health as the guides are well trained and watching you the whole time. The minute you even look sick they are there. Great trip well worth the investment of time and money.

J. Smith Heathmont, VIC Australia

Ask an Expert

phone

phone us on 1800 567 2216
9am - 5:30pm Monday - Friday (Eastern time)

Trip Code: EBC
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  17 days
Activities:  Trekking
Countries: 
Next Trip:  19 September 2016
more dates »
price: $2,395.00 USD

Per Person

Your trip price includes:
Meals valued at: $765 USD
Internal flights valued at: $352 USD
No local payments required
Just 4 U
Countries we visit
we are also associated with:
Fred Hollows Foundation
Porter Protect
Wilderness
The Himalayan Trust UK