Our carefully devised itinerary provides a fine opportunity to visit both Base Camp and the nearby peak of Kala Pattar (5545m) for uninterrupted views of Mt Everest. We trek the more remote trails along the far side of the Khumbu valley, savouring the high mountain views from our selected campsites in the company of our Sherpa guides, whose knowledge and passion for trekking in the Khumbu add a further dimension to this memorable trek.
Day 1: Join Kathmandu.
Day 2: In Kathmandu, sightseeing Kathmandu Valley.
Days 3 & 4: Fly to Lukla, commence trek through Sherpa villages.
Days 5 & 6: Arrive Namche Bazaar, rest and acclimatise.
Day 7: Trek to visit Thyangboche Monastery.
Days 8 - 10: Slowly ascend through villages and yak pastures to Khumbu Glacier.
Day 11: Ascend Kala Pattar (5545m) to gain uninterrupted views of Everest (8848m).
Day 12: Everest Base Camp.
Days 13 - 15: Trek via Khunde and Khumjung, visit Himalayan Trust projects.
Days 16 & 17: Return trek to Lukla.
Day 18: Fly Lukla to Kathmandu.
Day 19: Kathmandu.
Day 20: Kathmandu. End of the service.
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