Mt Everest Expedition

Trip Level
Moderate
Destination
Nepal
Max Altitude
8848m
Trip Duration
59 Days

Overview

Mount Everest, the greatest challenge is the most famous mountain on earth which is the ultimate mountaineering adventure. As the highest mountain, it is endowed with unique beauty, mystery, and mood. "Sagarmatha "is its Nepali name which means touching the sky and in Sherpa, Chomolungma means Mother Goddess of the world. The south route on the Nepalese side of the Mt. Everest is the way taken by Late Sir Edmund Hillary and Late Tenzing Norgay Sherpa while climbing Everest, who successfully climbed the top in 29 May 1953 registering their names as a Heroes of the mountaineering. Climbing Everest Expedition has been successfully organized and climbed many timer Everest is a deadly mountain.


Detail Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu.

Upon your arrival at Kathmandu, you will be welcomed heartily by a company representative at the airport and transfer to hotel with a short briefing session reflecting ancient local tradition, shrines, and temples found over here. Overnight in Kathmandu. (1000m).

Day 2: Kathmandu sightseen Tour.

Visit World Heritage site in Kathmandu including Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath ( also called Monkey Temple)as a half day trip. Overnight stay in Kathmandu (1000m/280ft).

Day 3: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla (2886m).

This flight takes about 30minutes and leads toward Phakding. From Lukla, you will pass Chauri Kharka village and makes descend towards the Dudhkoshi Ghat (2530m). The trail follows the bank of Dudh Koshi River until camp at Phakding (2652m), Even then, you will have the opportunity to trip to the monastery as well.

Day 4: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazar (3440m).

This trail starts along a level path crossing Dudhkoshi river over a long suspension bridge, walking through beautiful pine forest. This leads you along the river of Hillary suspension bridge. Today in the route you will see the first view of Mt. Everest. The trail further climbs to Namche Bazar, a gateway to Mt. Everest and main trading center of this region.

Day 5: Namche Bazar (3440m).

Today you will acclimatize to spend a day rest to high altitude before heading off towards Tengboche. You walk to Khumjung where you can visit the monastery. Khumjung is a densely populated area of Sherpa community where you can enjoy with the views of Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Lhotse, and Tawache and so on. After walking an hour, you will reach Syangboche (3800m) where Everest view hotel is situated above Namche for an outstanding view of Everest, Nuptse, AmaDablam, Thamserku, and Kusum Kangara. You will also see National park center and museum just above the town which is full of with Sherpa Culture.

Day 6: Trek from Namche Bazar to Tengboche (3867m).

Today's trail leads up to the village for a climb to the top of a ridge and level mountain path that offers an excellent panorama of Thamserku, Kantega and Kusum Kangri. To the right, there is a steep cliff drop down to Dudh Koshi, faintly visible on the valley floor below. After a gentle descent, the mountain path ends. You will come to the fork leading to Gokyo. You descend pass tea houses through the village of Trashinga. As you climb to the forest zone, the incline ease and splendid view appear. Continue climbing the mountainside diagonally until you come to stone gate built by Lamas, an entry gate to Tengboche (3860m). You may use the large plateau in front of the splendid monastery as your campsite. Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 7: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4260m).

After leaving Tyangbocche your trail leads to Minlinggo through mountain path crossing over a suspension bridge to the left bank of Imja Khola. Climb the mountain path looking up at Ama Dablam and Kantega (6779m) as they appear the opposite bank. You ascend the Chorten Lined route, come to a fork, the upper path passes Pangbocche and monastery, take the lower path to Pangbocche and it's stonewall enclosed potato fields. Escorting to the rocky area to terraced hills along the river bank. The trails climb slowly winding above the Imja valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse & Lhotse with views of the eastern snow capped mountains including the Island Peak. Dingboche is a beautiful patchwork of field enclosed by the stone walls protecting the crops of Barley, buckwheat, and potatoes from the cold winds and grazing animals.

Day 8: Rest day in Dingboche.

Day 9: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4930m).

This rail takes about five & a half hours. The onward journey leads north for up to 50 minutes until you come to many prayer stupas. The trail follows a downward path to Pheriche valley. You will view Mt. Tawache, AmaDablam and to the North Pokland (5471m), Kongma- Tse (5820m) and the great wall of Nuptse. The trail from Pheriche joins near Dugla (4595m) before a small wooden bridge over a river of Khumbu glacier. You will stay at Dugla before continuing for an hour up against a steep hill to the top where there are views of Mt. Pumori & other peaks west of Everest. Continue trekking up to Lobuche, hidden and Sheltered from the wind.

Day 10: Trek from Lobuche to Kala Patthar via Gorakhshep.

Day 11: Trek from Kalapatthar to Everest Base Camp & back.

While trekking to Base Camp you pass through a trail which weaves its way through ice pinnacles and passes the crevasses of the Khumbu glaciers. During the spring season, you can meet some expedition team on the Everest Base Camp. The number of teams is less in the autumn season. On the return, you can take a higher route to get a spectacular view of the Khumbu icefalls and numerous mountains. You return to Gorakhshep to stay overnight.

Day 12 – Day 52: Mount Everest Climbing Period.

Day 53: Trek from Everest Base Camp to Pheriche. Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 54: Trek from Pheriche to Tyangboche (3867m).

It takes about 4 hours. You can have a morning visit to the research centers. Then, you trek back to Tyangboche an easier descent passing through rhododendron forest, continue walking Tyangboche. It is a small village with a famous monastery offering you a splendid view of Ama Dablam, green hills and river views. Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 55: Trek from Tyangboche to Monjo.

Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 56: Trek from Monjo to Lukla.

Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 57: Fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu.

Stay overnight at hotels in Kathmandu.

Day 58: Rest day in Kathmandu.

Stay overnight in the hotel.

Day 59: Fly out of Kathmandu to your desired destination.

Departure Dates

No fixed departures.