Mt. Everest Expedition

TYPOLOGIES

Eight Thousander Peak

DIFFICULTY

High

MIN. AGE

18 years

Trip Introduction

Mt. Everest Expedition, a pride of the world impressively standing as the world’s highest mountain. Mount Everest's height is 8,848.86 meters/29,029ft above sea level. Mount Everest country, lies in the Mahalangur Himalayas section of Nepal by making a line of a divider in between two countries of Nepal and China. Along with the range of Mt. Everest, other high mountains such as Lhotse 8,516m, Nuptse 7,855m, Changtse 7,580, Khumbutse 6,366m, etc. are also standing impressively to add the flame of beauty. Peoples from the earth recognize this peak with 6 different names; Mt Everest, Peak XV, Third Pole, Qomolangma, Sagarmatha, and Daudhunga. All the names have their own history.

Many adventure lovers attempts to climb Mt. Everest every year mainly in two different seasons; spring and autumn. Mt. Everest Expedition has mainly two climbing routes: the standard route which goes from the southeast part of Nepal and the northern one from the Tibet side. In history, about 300 people had died now on the attempt to climb Mt. Everest. Additionally, We suggest you watch Everest Movie before the Mt. Everest Expedition attempt.

Trip Highlights

How Long Does It Take To Climb Mount Everest:

For climbing Mount Everest climbers initially go Lukla by flight from Kathmandu and then trek for 7-8 of a trek to reach base camp. Then our climbing starts, It takes about 40-50 days to reach the Summit depending upon weather and physical ability. You can check our Detailed Itinerary below in the menu bar for more info.

Everest Climbing season:

Climbing Mount Everest is the dream goal for every mountaineering climber. Personally, we suggest climbing Everest in Spring, Autumn, and Winter/Summer seasons. The best season to climb Mount Everest is Autumn and Spring because of a stable climate but all season has their own beauty and adventure.

TOUR MAP

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu. (1,400m/4,592ft) and transfer to hotel.

Land in Kathmandu International Airport and transfer to the hotel or resort by our tour representative. Overnight stay in Kathmandu. Relax.

Day 02: Guided tour to Kathmandu’s World Heritage sites.

Spend the day on the guided tour to Kathmandu. Kathmandu is the social and historical heart of Nepal. Visit its world’s heritage sites like Bauddhanath, the Tibetan Buddhist landmark, and Pashupatinath and other sites. Additionally, meander through city bazaar to purchase some customary items of Nepal.

Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu – Lukla (2,800m/9,184ft) & trek to Phakding (2,650m/8692ft).

Take an early morning flight from Kathmandu airport terminal, a 30-minute mesmerizing flight. Land at Lukla airport (2800m). Start your trek to Phakding (2652m.) and stroll for around more than three hrs. While trekking, you head up the Dudh Koshi Valley on a trail to Phakding (2652m).

Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft).

This day you will cross the rivers on high suspension bridges. Past Monjo (2800m.) reach to the passageway to the Sagarmatha National Park. You at that point climb steeply to Namche. You can likewise visit few of the village monasteries in transit trekking to Namche Bazaar (3440 m).

Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar and sightseeing of the location.

Today, begin with a one-hour trek up to Syangboche (3800m.) for acclimatization above Namche. There you have the exceptional perspective of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Lhotse, and Kusum Kangaru. Overnight at a teahouse in Namche Bazaar.

Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,867m/12,684ft).

From Namche, the trail shapes around the edge of the valley, high over the Dudh Kosi. Going through a few towns the trail plunges steeply to an extension over the waterway Dudh Koshi at Phunki Tenga (3250m). The village has a fantastic place for lunch and you can take rest for some time before making the precarious move to Tyangboche. Reach Tyangboche and visit the biggest monastery of Khumbu district.

Day 07: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4,358m/14,294ft).

Go down through a woodland, cross the Imja Khola and climb consistently up to the Pangboche village. Have outstanding scenes of the mountain, with scattered pine trees and the Gompa, Mani walks in the forefront. Progressively raise the trail via thick forests loaded with thorny, juniper bushes. Reach Dingboche.

Day 08: Rest day at Dingboche.

Today spend the day for some relaxing at Dingboche with stupendous perspectives across Ama ablam. Get acclimatized and training by our trekking guides for the challenging trail ahead.

Day 09: Trek from Dingboche to Chhukung (4,730m/15,514ft).

Today we will trek from Dingboche to Chhukung. The trail is genuinely flat with enduring slopes and descends throughout the route. In the beginning, we will have a fantastic view of Island Peak. Along, the trail experience many bushes and see the grazing ground of the yaks. Reach Chukung.

Day 10: Trek Chhukung to Lobuche (4,928m/16,164ft) via Kongma La Pass (5,535m/18,154ft).

We take a trail on a slope which is over the Nuptse Glacier moraines toward the northwest of Chhukung. The highest point of the Kongma La pass is set apart by Buddhist prayer flags and Cairns. Enjoy the excellent view from the pass with mind-blowing mountain scenes from north to the south such as Lhotse (8516 m), Makalu (8463 m), Ama Dablam (6814 m), Baruntse (7,220 m), and numerous others. The last slope of the pass is the most troublesome. Then climb the moraine on the far side, the path turns north through Khumbu Glacier. Reach Lobuche.

Day 11: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,180m/16,990ft) (4-5 hrs walk).

After breakfast, we will take the trail to Gorak Shep Lake. The trail is strenuous because of thin air in the high elevation. We go through rough dunes, moraine, and streams. Land at Gorakhshep.

Day 12: Morning Trek: Kalapatthar (5,545m/ 18187ft) Back to Gorakshep & Trek to Everest Base Camp (5,380m/17,646ft) (5-6 hrs walk).

Begin trekking early morning. During trail to Kala Patther well-known peaks like- Khumbutse, Lingtren, and Changtse become visible toward the east even Mt. Everest uncovers itself. And after achieving Kala Patthar we will get the opportunity to see 360-degree close-ups and impressive panoramas of Mt. Everest. You can take pictures, appreciate the glorious mountain scene, and after that return to Gorakshep. We go through rough rises, streams, and moraine before landing at the Everest Base Camp. After achieving the Everest Base Camp, we can view various mountains such as Khumbuste, Nuptse, and Pumori from the base camp..

Day 13-15: Rest & Acclimatization Day, Climbing Training at EBC.

Today we will spend the day to rest and get acclimatized. Also, our trekking guides will train you for climb for the trek ahead to Mt. Everest.

Day 16-60: Ascend to Mt Everest (8,848m/29,021ft) and return to base camp.

Mt. Everest, rising 8,850 m (29,035 ft.) above sea level rules as the most astounding mountain on Earth. We will start our Mt. Everest trekking trail with the skills and assistance of our guides, Sherpa group, and Base Camp staff. On the mountain, all our tour assistance will be centered around your security and wellbeing. First, at Everest Base Camp, we will spend a few days acclimatizing along with that spend time preparing for the climb ahead in the protected regions of the lower Khumbu Glacier. On our first trail up the mountain, we move to Camp I and spend the night there. The following day we attempt a short stroll towards Camp II (21,300 ft./6,492 m). We ascend to Camp II and spend a few days acclimatizing in the region before going back to Base Camp. Again, at Base Camp, we will take a rest for a few more days. At the point when the whole group is prepared, we’ll climb to Camp I, and with the right climate report the next day up to Camp II. Next day to rest. After that, we’ll put on our oxygen masks and scale to Camp III. Next day head to the South Col High Camp (26,000 ft./7,924 m). After achieving High Camp, we will rest the whole following day on oxygen and leave for the summit later. You will climb to Summit with full oxygen flow. On reaching Summit, celebrating our successful climb we will take photographs and appreciate the magnificent and never seen view all around us. Later, start the trail back. The regular time to go down back toward the South Col is three to four hours. We will leave later to direct descend to Camp II. The next day we will go down back to Base Camp.

Day 61:Trek back to Pheriche (4,243m/13,917ft).

Start our trek from EBC, going back to the way from days before. The trekking back will be much easier than we will gain acclimatization. Passed through Lobuche, Thukla, and land at Pheriche.

Day 62:Trek Pheriche to Tengboche.

Going down today, the trail is easier. After crossing the bridge over the Dudh Koshi river head further to the Kyanjuma the terminal of the trinity trails to Gokyo Valley, Khumjung village, and Namche Bazaar. En route has an amazing view of mountains, as well as the dense wildlife of some species, can be found inside the rhododendron forest. Reach Tengboche.

Day 63:Trek from Tengboche to Monjo (2,835m/9,299ft) via Namche Bazaar.

Today the trek will be demanding after you pass an area called Monjo through Namche. There are many little ascend and descend before Monjo. In Namche, you can have a relishing food.

Day 64: Trek to Lukla.

We descend from Namche by again crossing bridges and returning to the valleys of the lower Dudh Kosi. Arrival at Lukla.

Day 65: Flight back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.

Head to Lukla airport for a flight to Kathmandu. Arrival at Kathmandu. Our tour representative will transfer you to the hotel or resort. Day to unwind.

Day 66: Spare day. Free for personal activities or additional activities on request.

Today is free for personal activities. Or our tour representative can help you to customize additional city tour.

Day 67: Final departure. Drop to airport as per flight schedule.

After breakfast transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport. Way back to home with most stunning memories of your adventure to cherish for the lifetime.