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

My trip to Everest was an amazing experience. I fell in love with Nepal, the Himalayas and Nepalese people. I am sure you hear this a lot :)
I reached Kala Pattar. So I am proud of myself as we have seen many people would not even reach Everest Base Camp, six of us made it to Kala Pattar.
Prasant is an amazing leader! Bibi, Mecke, the porters: all were amazing. Food was amazing and we have been looked after all the time. I loved Nepalese food and I ate so much Mo-mo that members of our group gave me the nickname "Mo-mo". :)
I would like to thank you for all your help answering all my questions, even going beyond, and providing me the best trip to ensure I had an amazing time in Nepal. I certainly will go back to Nepal.

D. Owen, UK

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Trip Code: EBC
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  17 days
Activities:  Trekking
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Next Trip:  19 September 2016
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