Everest Base Camp Trek
(17,590 ft)

Introduction



Everest’s daunting summit soars so high that trekking to its base camp (17,590 ft) is still an adventure of the highest sort. Join us on a 15 day Himalayan trek to Everest’s Southern Face Base Camp through some of the world’s most spectacular mountain scenery. Spend two days discovering the historic treasures of Kathmandu. Stay in villages set against soaring, jagged pinnacles; get to know the unique culture of the Sherpas; and walk trails lined with stones, engraved with Tibetan Buddhist prayers. Discover remote mountain monasteries and learn about the Sherpas’ spiritual perspective on the mountains they call home.


Trip Highlights


Trek to the foot of breathtaking Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain.
Set out on challenging hikes to Kala Patthar (18,192 ft) and Everest Base Camp (17,590 ft)
Explore Sherpa villages and the ancient Thami and Tengboche monasteries.
Take the flight to the world's most adventurous airport - Lukla, with a Gorge at one end and a 200m mountain at one end of the runway
Itinerary