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Trekking to Everest base camp cost

 

Hiking to Everest base camp cost

This is about the second most popular way to arrange a trek to Everest Base Camp Hiking. Prices range per person from USD$1,100 up to $1,300 for an average 12 – 15 day trek. Prices should include: permits, round trip flights from Kathmandu to Lukla, accommodation, meals

Short Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2800 meters)

Day 04: Trek fromPhakding to Namche Bazaar (3438m)

Day 05: Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar: (3440m).

Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengbuche (3870 meters).

Day 07: Trek from Tengbuche to Dingbuche (4360 meters)

Day 08: Acclimatization Day

Day 09: Trek from Dingbuche to Lobuche (4940 meters).

Day 10 Trek from Lobuche to GorakShep (5,170m)

Day 11: Trek from GorakShep to Kala Patthar (5545m)

Day 12: Trek from Pheriche to Kyangjuma (3550 meters)

Day 13: Trek from Kyanjuma to Lukla (2,800m)

Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu.

Day 15: Final Departure

Trekking Price  Per Person :

Included in the Cost

✅ Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
✅ 2/3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
✅ Tea house accommodation during the trek
✅ All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
✅ Welcome and farewell dinners
✅ All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
✅ Domestic flights (Kathmandu- Lukla-Kathmandu)
✅ Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
✅ Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary
✅ An experienced, English-speaking and government licensed trek leader and assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
✅ Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
✅ Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
✅  Nepal planet treks bag/duffel bag, t-shirt and trekking map are yours to take
✅ All necessary paperwork and trekking permits -(National Park Permit, TIMS)
✅ Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
✅ All government and local taxes

Not Included in the Cost
❌Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
❌Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu
❌International flights
❌Travel and rescue insurance
❌Cold Drinks and Alcohol
❌Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
❌Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver

What to Bring fo EBC Trek 

The following checklist should help you with your packing. As a general rule, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. The packed weight of your  Everest Base camp trek bag while trekking should be no more than 15/18 KG.

Waterproof over trousers / rain pants
Base layer Hiking boots Socks
Trekking trousers / pants
shirts
Casual shirt and/or T-shirts
Fleece jacket or warm jumper/sweater
Waterproof jacket
Sunhat Warm hat
Sunglasses
Thermal gloves
Warm and waterproof over gloves or mittens
Head torch/Headlamp with spare bulb and batteries
Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)
Water bottles 1 L. Antibacterial hand wash
Small towel Day pack,25/litres
Trekking poles
Sleeping bag 4 or 5 season * (rated down to – 20ºC)
Warm jacket (down)*

Medical

Small, personal first-aid kit. (Simple and light)
Aspirin, first-aid tape, and plasters (Band-Aids)
1 skin-blister repair kit
Anti-diarrhea pills
Anti-headache pills
Cough and/or cold medicine
Anti-altitude sickness pills: Diamox or Acetylzolamide
Stomach antibiotic: Ciprofloxacin, etc.
Do not bring sleeping pills as they are a respiratory depressant.
Water purification tablets or water filter
1 set of earplugs Extra pair of prescription glasses, contact lens supplies.
Note: Walking pole, down jacket, sleeping bag, etc available on hire in Kathmandu or request nepalguideinfo.com team will provide it. NOTES Trip