Everest Three Peak Climbing with EBC is one of the most lifetime wonderful experience and we the Incredible Himalayan Sherpa Adventure would be delighted to help you to explore in this impressive region.
Enjoy the adventurous Three Peaks Climb: Mera peak, Island Peak & Lobuche Peak with Everest Base camp. Everest Three Peaks Climbing with EBC combines three great 6000m peaks includes the highest trekking peak: Mera Peak at 6476m, one of the most popular trekking peaks in the Khumbu region: Island Peak(Imja Tse) at 6189m and one of the challenging trekking peak: Lobuche East peak at 6119m. Everest Three Peaks Climbing is a challenging trip combine with trekking and Climbing. The combined three climbs in the Himalayas rewards with the spectacular views of many other snow-capped Himalayan peaks suitable for both novices to expert level of climbers. Cross Cho La Pass (5420m), Amphu Lapcha La Pass(5845m) & opportunity to experience the traditions of the Sherpa people, cultural heritage of the Himalayas. Diverse landscapes of rugged, snowy mountain ridges and lush vegetation along the trek make for an eye-pleasing and unforgettable expedition.
Mera Peak (6476m/21247ft. ) Located in the Everest Region of Nepal, Mera Peak claims the title of the highest elevation “trekking peak” in the Himalayas. From the summit, panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Kangtega, Ama Dablam, Makalu, Lhotse, Nuptse, and many other treasured Himalayan peaks draw one of the world’s most precious skylines. The first people to summit Mera Peak were Sen Tenzin and Jimmy Roberts on May 20th, 1953. Mera Peak is mostly technically straightforward but is physically challenging with high Himalayan altitudes. Therefore, climbers should note that prior training is recommended. Offering the tallest permitted viewpoint from the summit of a trekking peak, it is no secret why those who partake in this expedition would consider Mera Peak one of the most beautiful, thrilling peak climbs of the Himalayas.
Island Peak (6189m/20305ft. ) Island Peak is one of the rewarding peak climbing in the Khumbu Region. Climbing Island Peak goes along the route to Everest Base camp and Kala Patthar. Stand on the summit of Island Peak surrounded by the entire Khumbu range, including Nuptse, Lhotse perfect climbing trip in the Himalayas of Nepal. This is the perfect peak for novice climbers to develop skills of climbing on snow and ice at high altitudes. Island Peak is mostly a non-technical climb, so it is suitable for climbers of any level. The Himalayan Sherpa culture, forests of rhododendron, and striking views the southwest face of Everest, the world’s tallest mountain, are the few highlights of this peak.
Lobuche Peak (6119m/20075ft. ) Lobuche Peak, located in the Everest region, is a very attractive peak, suitable for climbers from beginner to expert levels. Lobuche Peak Climbing is comprised of two different climbing peaks that can often be confused: Lobuche East Peak, and Lobuche West Peak. Although both the Lobuche East and West peaks are connected by one ridge, there is a definition between the two. This description is for Lobuche East Peak. Lobuche Peak Climbing (Lobuche East) is regarded as one of the most attempted trekking peaks in Nepal. Lobuche West requires another level of permits, and it is listed by the N.M.A. (Nepal Mountaineering Association) as a technical expedition peak. Lobuche east peak climbing offers a great magnificent view of Lhotse, Mt. Everest, Cholatse, Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde, Thamserku and many other 6000m peaks in the Khumbu Valley.
In a historical context, the Lobuche area was a summer residence for Himalayan herders. This vast cultural heritage remains, today. Now, Mt. Lobuche is one of the classic climbs in the Everest region of the Himalayas. Climbers all over the world dream of pursuing the Lobuche east summit, to witness the natural wonder and beauty encompassed by this journey. Lobuche east summit reaches with difficulty descent followed by steep snowy slopes climbing to the top.
Everest Base Camp (5363m/17595ft. ) Everest Base Camp trek is another one of Nepal's most popular treks and rightly so. Standing right on the lap of the world highest, Mount Everest highest mountain in the world known as Sagarmatha in Nepali and Chomolungma (Mother Goddess of the World) in Tibetan. The Everest trekking trail is very well developed with comfortable and quirky tea houses along the way. Everest Base Camp trekking leads through the Solukhumbu region slowly up the valley, tracing the path of the successful British 1953 expedition all the way to the EBC. Along the way, we admire the most impressive mountain views of Cholatse and – the favorite of many visitors – Ama Dablam. We hike up Kala Pathar (5,554m) offers a magnificent panorama of Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Pumori, Nuptse, and many more famous mountains as well as the Khumbu glacier.
Accommodation is provided in both quaint, traditional teahouses and tenting. The guides will provide a very authentic cultural experience, introducing the local culture along the way. Accompanied by a professional, highly experienced guide, the varying skill levels of climbers will be accommodated for, optimizing the best experience possible for each individual climber.
We always try to keep our guests happy and satisfied, therefore we manage well-behaving friendly human resources, with the best cook, serving tasty foods to our valuable guests. We are waiting for you to join us for such an exciting and unforgettable trip.
A classic peak climb, easy to access in the Everest region
Panoramic Himalayan views and rich cultural experiences
Rewarding challenge with gains in knowledge and experience for novice climbers
Summit three well-known peaks: Mera Peak, Island Peak & Lobuche Peak
Cross Cho La Pass at 5420m & Amphu Lapcha La Pass at 5845m
Admire Mount Everest and contemplate the history of its exploration
Stand on top of Kala Pathar and observe some of the highest mountains of the world
Rich, cultural heritage of the Sherpa people and the vibrant, colorful, chaotic city of Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m/4429 ft. ), transfer to hotel
Flying into Kathmandu is a memorable experience with the Himalaya spread out. Your flight will land at (TIA) Tribhuwan International Airport at 1350m after you will receive Nepal entry visa which can be obtained in advance or on entry and for the visa process at Kathmandu TIA, you will take around 45min, it depends on the number of people in a queue. For the Nepal entry visa information, have a visit this Nepal govt. official site Department of Immigration Nepal. After you will exit from the gate, where you will see our representative waiting for you withholding placard written with the company name. Representative welcome you by offering Tibetan scarf and transfer to the hotel in private vehicle. Trek briefing and afterward invited to a host family for welcome dinner. [Included meals: Welcome drink] Overnight at hotel
Scenic flight to Lukla (2800m/9186ft.) & trek to Phakding (2610m/8563 ft.), flight 25min+4-5hr walk
We fly to Lukla. We make an early start to take a spectacular, short mountain flight to Lukla & from here we'll our trek. Watch out for the Langtang, Jugal ranges then the Rolwaling Himal, Gaurisankar & Menlumtse before getting your first glimpse of Everest on the flight. We'll meet our trekking crew at the Lukla airstrip where we’ll spend a few minutes sorting out bags etc. before setting off through this winding village to the trek start properly at the Khumbu 'gateway’. It’s gently downhill on pitched stone trails through low rhododendron forest, small ‘garden’ farms & old and new hamlets to the banks of the foaming Dudh Koshi River. There will be plenty of shortstops to meet the locals, take photographs and just soak up the scenery & the clear mountain air as we meander along, the undulating trail glimpsing views of 6000m snow-capped peaks high above. Passing the enormous Mani stone at Thado Koshi we meander up through the many Chortens & prayer wheels of Sano & along to our destination Phakding. The afternoon is free. For those who wish to, we’ll make a short trip up to the higher village and delightful tiny Gompa perched on the valley side. Gather again for pre-dinner drinks around the dining fire followed by an evening meal. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286ft.), 5-6hr walk
After breakfast at the lodge, we trek to Namche following with the left bank of Dudh Koshi River. While following the level path along the right bank from the resort, Thamserku 6623m looms skyward on the opposite bank. After crossing a stream and climbing the terraced hill from the Dudh Koshi route, we arrive at Banker. Walking on the riverbed on the left bank, through a forest we arrive at Chumow where we can visit the Vegetable Farm. Walking along a path with many ups and downs, crossing a stream you pass by a small village located at 2840m gaining with 230m from Phakding named Monjo. We stop for lunch here. Then from Monjo, descending stone steps you come to a suspension bridge, and, after a short climb, you reach Jorsale. This is the entrance to the National Park. Walking beside the river, we reach a forested mountainside and pass a rocky area. After crossing a high, winding path, we descend to the riverbed and reach a V-shaped valley. The river forks here: the right stream is the Dudh Koshi and the left is the Bhote Koshi that leads to Nangpa La. Crossing another suspension bridge and walking a short distance alongside the Bhote Koshi, we ascend to Top Dhara where we will get the first view of Mount Everest. From here we ascend gradually up to Namche Bazaar (The Sherpa capital). [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Acclimatization walk to Everest View hotel, 5hr walk
We climb up to the Sherpa Culture Museum with its fine displays, photos, and background information. We continue to climb up to the Everest View Hotel after we visit picturesque Sherpa village Khumjung and Kunde where we visit the Edmund Hillary hospital, and after we return to Namche via Shyangboche where we have a relaxed afternoon. The rewarding hike offers us splendid views of Everest, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde, Gang Tega & Taboche, the wall of Nuptse, Lhotse, and while to the west and north are Kongde Pharchamo, Teng Ragi Tau, Lamuche RI & Pimu. To the south is the Dudh Koshi valley. Also outside is the Tenzing Memorial, bedecked with flags and an image of the famed climber, the next board has a poem dedicated to Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, written by Ramsey Ullman. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Phortse (3810m/12500ft. ), 5-6hr walk
From here we short climb up and cross the Sagarmatha National Park, the further trail is quite scenic on gentle flat and not so far walk, the trail to the Phortse climbs up and is then narrow beside a towering rock face. The normal path contours around a bluff and steadily gains height to a large white stupa on the skyline and appears closer than it is Yaks often graze here. The trek offers us stupendous views of Ama Dablam and the hidden Hongu valley peaks and Kangtega. From the stupa part of the route is somewhat frustrating. The village of Phortse can be clearly seen just across the valley. From here we descend a long way to the Dudh Koshi River. The route is pleasant through trees down to the teahouse of Phortse Tenga. From here we continue down, passing a camp/lodge in the forest, to a wooden bridge across the river and from here finally we short steep climb and reach Phortse village. The Phortse monastery is located above the village. The village said to be the landing place of Lama Sangwa Dorje, who took to flight in one legend. Trek via Phortse Sherpa village is a good idea. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek up the Khumbu & Imja Valley to Dingboche(4410m/14468ft. ), 5-6hr walk
From here we climbing up the hillside, taking any zigzag path upwards upper part of Phortse near the monastery. The trail to Pangboche is truly spectacular. The trek offers us superb views not see on the main route from the Namche to the Pangboche. The trail goes up and downs, with Thamserku and Kangtega visible initially. As it rounds a bluff, Ama Dablam is seen in all its grandeur. Continuing around, the trail enters a small gully. The path zigzags up briefly but steeply; take it steadily and we will be rewarded with superb views at the chest. A further short walk brings us to Pangboche, where we can extend our trip to Ama DBC. From here we climb up through large trees near the teahouse. This climbs briefly, then drops and contours for 15mins. The village of Somare (1010m) and Osho are a short climb. We walk fairly steep climb to reach Dingboche. Finally, the path crests a small ridge and we see the village of our destination 4410m. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
It is necessary to take a day to rest and acclimatize before going higher. The best option is a hike up the valley to Chhukung (4730m) and onwards Island Peak (Imja Tse) or hike up the Nangkartshang (5000m) for short walk. About the hiking destination, you will discuss with your trek guide during the briefing after dinner. The day hike offers us great views of the Imja valley, Makalu, Amphu Laptse and the diverse landscapes surrounding the valley. After we return to the Dingboche and relax in the afternoon. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek To Lobuche (4910m/16108ft. ), 4-5hr walk
The trail to Lobuche leaves Dingboche to the north of the village and from the village, it can be clearly see climbing to the ridge. From here we see good views ahead along with this lateral marine and 3hr or trek will bring us to Dugla (4620m). From here our trip begins with a stiff climb up the side of the marine that marks the end of the vast Khumbu Glacier. Climbing constantly, the trail heads among boulders and crests the rise near a series of small shortens. We will see various memorials here who have been killed in the Khumbu. We cross the usually half-frozen river and keeps to the foot of low hills all the way to Lobuche. Lobuche is not the most inspiring night stop, but the views of Nuptse are certainly memorable. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Hike to Everest BC (5363m/17595ft.) then retrace steps to Gorak Shep(5140m/16863ft.), 5-6hr walk
The initial walk begins with gentle climb after an hour so there is the first steep but shorter climb up on to more moraines. This is the snout detritus of the receding Changri Nup and Changri Shar glacier that flow from the northern flanks of Pumori as well as the peaks of Changri and Khumbu. The further trail is underfoot with large boulders and irregular stones. Crossing this moraine area is tiring and the wind is often icy. A further short walk brings us to Gorak Shep. After lunch, we hike to feet of planet’s tallest mountain Mt. Everest. The hike begins with winds and ducks around boulders, rocky clumps and the huge moraine of the Khumbu Glacier to Everest Base camp. With tremendous ice spires and cathedral-like blocks of ice, the setting has a drama of its own. The ice is quite the most astonishing gateway to any mountain in the Himalaya, an almost intoxicating highway to the sky. The hike offers us outstanding close-up views of Khumbu Ice Fall, Lhotse, Nuptse and the mountains separating Nepal from Tibet, including Pumori, Marine rocks. After finish the overview of views, we retrace our steps to Gorak Shep. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Climb Kala Pattar (5545m/18192ft.) & trek to Lobuche (4910m/16108ft. ),3hr+5-6hr walk
From here we cross the dried-up lake and start climbing steeply up and the lower ridge of Kala Patthar. Everest soon appears and gives a great boost to the spirits. Hike to Kala Pattar is mind-blowing and from the spot offer us 360-degree panorama views of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, the great snake of the Khumbu Glacier tumbles and wriggles down, with Ama Dablam dominating the horizon, Makalu, Nuptse, beyond the peaks above Namche: Kangtega and Thamserku. A beautiful contorted, tangled know of spires and peaks attracts the eye to the west. Looking to the east, it is black rocky, South West of Face of Everest that grabs all the attenuation. After all, the adrenalin-charged climbing and the excited photo-snapping from heaven sent Kala Pattar, return back to Lobuche for a good night's rest. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek Lobuche East Base camp (4865m/15957ft. ), 3-4hr walk
Today we trek to Lobuche base camp. The first half of the journey is over flat terrain, but the second half of the path begins a steep ascent to the Lobuche base camp (4865m). The path is quite rocky and it moves along the bank of Lobuche Glacier. While trekking, we will enjoy the spectacular views of Cholatse, Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde, Thamserku, and many more. On Lobuche base camp arrival, mountain guide will provide basic training on peak climbing techniques about to use climbing gears. We believe that some training experience will boost up our confidence and climbing skills. Thus, it helps to increase the chances of scaling the summit as well as to fully enjoy the experience. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at tent
Trek to Lobuche East High Camp (5600m/18368ft. ), 3-4hr walk
The trekking trail is straightforward, starting out flat and getting progressively steeper and rockier. We are rewarded with beautiful views of Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Pokalde, Thamserku, Kantega, and other Himalayan peaks. We continue on the trail as it zigs and zags up a rocky moraine path to a section of fixed rope until we reach High Camp. With a short day on the trail, we will have time to train on fixed lines, crampons, and ice axe arrest. Training, packing for the summit, and discussing the climb will bring us into an early night. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at tent
Summit to Lobuche East Peak (6119m/20070ft. ) & back to to Lobuche (4910m/16108ft. ), 8-9hr walk
The challenging climbing on steep granite covered in snow is aided by fixed lines on the way up and rappelling on the descent with an effort on reaching the top of the summit grand panorama of the surrounding peaks including the number one Mt.Everest. From the summit, we have an unparalleled view of the Mahalangur Himalayan Range to fill up the skyline of the Khumbu Valley, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Tawache, Cholatse, Nuptse, and Pumori. We descend to our High Camp before continuing down to Lobuche for some "thick" air and good sleep. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+Dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Chhukung (4730m/15518ft. ) over a Highest Kongma La Pass (5530m/18143.04 ft.), 7-8hr walk
From Lobuche we follow the trail till it reaches to the ever shifting route on the far side. After following the left side by lifting up around two hours lead to the very steep ascent to the top cairn of Kongma La pass (5535m). From the top of the pass, in front of us is lunar landscape of icy lakes and frozen ridges, ahead the landscape tumbles down to the Khumbu Glacier. There are incredible view east toward giant Makalu, with peaks in Tibet visible to its left. Ascending the pass lead to the valley with spotted lakes and then trekking through the camp where Mera Peak (5820m) climbing group used to camp. Continuing the trail which reach Niyang Khola valley and descent down to the hillside of Bibre. We have great views back across the valley to Island Peak and the jagged ridge of Amphu Lapcha before arriving at Chhukung. And then descent down to the Chhukung. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Island Peak Base Camp (5200m/17060ft. ), 4-5hr walk
Following the fairly steep route towards the base camp, we move south as we walk towards the winding paths below the Lhotse glacier. Arriving at the base camp, our crew will set up the tents which will give us enough time to observe the surrounding. We will take a quite training on the climbing before heading for the big climb tomorrow. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Extra Day if weather remains unfavorable
The day will use to wait good weather incause weather remain unfavorable while summit the peak. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Summit Island Peak (6189m/20305ft. ) & return to Chhukung (4730m/15518ft. ), 8-9hr walk
A very early morning start today at around 1 am in the morning will start after quick breakfast. The wind during the afternoon is strong which can hamper the summit push so we start early today. Climbing the steep hill, the trail narrows. Although not very difficult climb, we need to watch out for the rocky steps as we climb. Our guide will take care with the rope fixing with both main rope and fix ropes. The summit will be one experience that you will cherish with views of the panoramic Himalayas spread across beautifully. We head back towards base camp and then toward Chukkung. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Amphu Lapcha Base Camp (5300m/17384ft. ), 6-7hr walk
Today we will leave Island Peak Base Camp and follow the slightly rising trail towards Amphu Lapcha Base Camp (North). Our trail offers magnificent views of high Imja valley, surrounding high snow-capped mountains and glaciers. After a few hours of trekking in the harsh alpine vegetation, we will arrive at Amphu Lapcha North Base Camp for our overnight stay. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Cross Amphu Lapcha La Pass (5845m/19177ft. ), 5-6hr walk
After breakfast, we pack our gears and begin our trek. We leave our campsite and follow a rising trail that heads for the crossing of technically difficult and challenging alpine pass – Amphu Lapcha La Pass at 5845 meters. The pass is often snow-covered and icy, so moving our steps carefully we climb to the top of the pass from where we will have great views of high alpine valleys and surrounding mountains. From the top of the pass, we will descend all the way to our campsite at Amphu Lapcha South Base Camp for our overnight stay. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Trek to Seto Pokhari (4825m/15826ft. ), 5-6hr walk
Leaving our campsite at Amphu Lapcha South Base Camp, we continue our trek along the beautiful Honku valley which offers true mountain wilderness. Our trail passes through one of the most remote parts of the Himalayas. A gradual descend along the Honku valley will bring us to Seto Pokhari for our overnight camping. Seto Pokhari literally means ‘White Lake’ in Nepali language and is the first of a series of lakes in the upper Honku Basin. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Trek to Kongma Dingma (4850m/15908ft. ), 5-6hr walk
After breakfast, we leave Seto Pokhari and trek along with magnificent views of surrounding high peaks and alpine valleys. Our trail heads directly into the epicentre of the world’s towering mountains. After some time of trekking, we will arrive into the higher yak pasture grounds with a remote and beautiful valley. Our trek continues until we arrive at Kongma Dingma for overnight camping. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Trek to Mera Base Camp (5400m/17716ft. ), 4-5hr walk
From Kongma Dingma we will follow the trail that ascends gradually over to Mera Glacier. Our trail climbs steeply as we trek over to the top of the glacier. After some time we begin to traverse along the glacier in order to arrive at Mera Peak Base Camp. As soon as we reach the campsite, our Sherpa crew will quickly set up the camps and make necessary preparations for further trekking towards high camp before attempting the final summit climb of Mera Peak. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Trek to Mera High Camp (5780m/18958ft. ), 4-5hr walk
Leaving Khare, we will advance towards Mera peak base camp. Out trail gradually ascend over to Mera Glacier. We will climb steeply towards the top of the glacier before traversing along the glacier to finally arrive at Mera peak base camp. Again after the camp, we will advance and follow the trail hat climbs over through Mera La pass and continue trekking along rocky and often snow covered tails towards Mera Peak High Camp. The route crosses the bowl and then climbs the ground to the right of the tongue to a large rock platform beside the glacier after another careful walk. Once at the high camp our Sherpa crew will quickly set up the camps and make necessary check on our climbing gears. From the high camp site, we can enjoy the amazing views of Everest, Makalu, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Baruntse and Chamlanag. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Today is a reserve day in case of bad weather or other unwanted situations. However, if everything goes smoothly, we can use this day to trek back on leisure. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at tent
Mera Peak Summit (6476m/(21247ft. ) & back to Khare (5045m/16486ft. ),8-9hr walk
Big day indeed!. We have to start early morning for the summit of Mera Peak. Properly equipped and fully acclimatized we start early with the aim to reach the summit before noon. Strong windsafter mid-day can created obstacles in reaching the summit. We will start around 2 am in the morning after having breakfast. We will begin to climb up the glacier and onto a ridge. By following thefootsteps and guidance of our experienced climbing expert, we advance towards the Mera Peak summit.Once the top, we are rewarded with magnificent views of Mt. Everest, Mt, Cho Oyu, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Kanchenjunga,Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Chamlang. After spending some quality time at the peak we will descend the same route and headback to reach khare for our overnight stay. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Kothe (3691m/12109ft. ), 5-6hr walk
Today we will start retracing our steps from Khare and trek through Thangnak before advancing towards Kothe.With mostly downhill trekking, we will leave high altitudes behind and enter into the dense sub-tropical forest filled with rhododendron, Oak, Pine and birch trees. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Thuli kharka (4300m/14107ft. ), 5-6hr walk
Today, we again climb up about two hours through the lush forest on the west side of the Hinku Valley to Thuli Kharka. It's nice walk through the red Rhododendron forest with beaten trail of Himalaya of Nepal. We observe the wide range of Mera peaks, Mera North, Mera Central, Mera South from Thuli Kharka. Overnight in Thuli Kharka. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Trek to Lukla(2800m/9186ft. ), 5-6hr walk
Two hours up from Thuli Kharka we walk to reach Zatrwa La pass. After crossing the pass we see beautiful view of Lukla valley. Cho yu, Kongde peak, Numbur Himal, Kusum Khangru and so many others. From Zatrwa La we walk all the way down to Chutanga and then straight forward easy walk takes us to Lukla village where we conclude the trekking and this evening we enjoy the last dinner in mountain with our crew. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch+dinner] Overnight at teahouse
Scenic flight to Manthali & drive to Kathmandu(1350m/4429ft. ), flight 20min+5hr drive
We fly back to Manthali (Ramechhap) airport and transfer to our hotel in Kathmandu. At this time of day there can be heavy traffic, especially coming into Kathmandu itself, and the drive is likely to take 5 hours or more. [Included meals: breakfast+lunch] Overnight at hotel
Final Departure, transfer to Airport
A representative of IHSA will drop off you at the airport by private vehicle. [Included meal: Breakfast]
We offer 3 packages: Basic, comfort & Full Board. Our Basic takes care of your trek, comfort include trek with your stay in Kathmandu along with all airport transfers personally while Full Board include entire meals in the mountains during the trek. Three can be flexibly adjusted to your requirements.
Trek with an English speaking govt licensed trekking guide
1 porter (betn two clients) to carry your luggage during the trek (max 24 kg; i.e. 12kg pP)
Domestic flight KTM-Lukla/Manthali & (Lukla-Manthali) with airport transportation and taxes
Accommodation during the trek in carefully selected tea-houses
Full board meals (Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner/main course) during the camp
The Trek duration can be shorten or extend depending on time and fitness
International Airfare to and from your country
Nepal visa (USD 25 for 15 days and USD 40 for 30 days, two passport photographs required). For the further more information, have visit Nepal Immigration Department official website.
Insurance- Following stated things must be submit while you do trips through (IHSA)
You must submit copy of your insurance certificate included standard policies that covers trekking activities up to 5000m
Your Insuarnce policy must cover accidents, medical expenses, and emergency evacuation including helicopter rescue upto 5000m and it is excluded in the trip price
At the time of you do Insurance you should read the policy carefully whether your requirements are included or not
IHSA also recommends your insurance policy covers cancellation, curtailment and loss of luggage and personal effects
Any alcoholic beverages, cold drinks and boiled water as well as snacks, deserts etc. during the trek
Tipping is a culture in Nepal and is expected by your staff (guides, porters, drivers)
Hot shower, wifi, battery charges (available at extra cost in lodges, sometimes free)
Unforeseen expenses not under our control such as flight cancellations or delays, weather-related issues, illness during the trek, rescue costs, etc
Any other costs not specifically included. Please feel free to ask if in doubt
Equipment for trip
We plan with one porter per 2 clients. If you require additional support, you can book an additional porter for the trip to lighten your load. A porter carries your bag pack for you and no more (20kg max). They don't often speak any English. They carry two backpacks that they will strap together. But you are strictly prohibited not take advantage of the porter. They are usually very proud people and will attempt to carry things that are just too heavy. Which is not good. You can leave your unnecessary stuffs in Kathmandu your hotel or our office you will not need on the trek.
Have a take a small personal daypack with you. Your daypack should contain everything you need during the day but keep it as light as possible. Examples: water, some warm clothing, your camera, sunscreen, etc. Note that luggage you hand the porters might not be available to you during the day as they sometimes set their own pace.
Most nationalities require a visa for Nepal, which can be obtained in advance or on entry. If you wish to apply before departure the current visa cost is £20 for a 15 day visa and £35 for a 30 day visa for UK passport holders. The current cost of a visa on arrival is US$25 for 15 days, US$40 for 30 days or if extending your stay $100 for 90 days. All are multiple entry. The visa on arrival fee can be paid for in cash in US Dollars, Pounds Sterling or Euros. You will also need a passport photo. Application forms are available in the immigration hall (or for electronic passports there are visa registration machines which, after inserting your passport, automatically fill out a form for you). You must firstly join the queue to pay the visa fee, and then go to the relevant immigration desk to obtain your 15, 30 or 90 day visa stamp. There can be long queues for visas on arrival.
Money and Gratuity
Gratuity is, Since the 1960s when trekking in Nepal was developed, there has been a tradition for groups and independent visitors to graduate their crews at the end of a trek. Money and Gratuity; it is best to bring a mixture of cash, USD, GBP, CAD, EUR. Ensure you have also small denominations. As a guideline for baseline spending money we suggest USD 12 - 20 per meal in Kathmandu(if you drink or smoke or plan some major shopping this could be higher). You should exchange enough money into Nepalese Rupees to last the entire time of your trek BEFORE leaving Kathmandu. There are no exchange facilities in the villages along the trail but plenty of money changers in KTM.