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Everest Base Camp Trek

An absolute ‘must do’ adventure, following in the footsteps of all the legendary climbers heading to the base of the highest mountain in the world, Everest Base Camp is a memorable, rewarding and impressive experience for any outdoor enthusiast. Add it to your bucket list!

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    Duration

    16 Days

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    Start Location

    Kathmandu, Nepal

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    Date(s)

    Spring & Autumn

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    Price

    From €1695.00

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Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp has been a popular destination for trekkers since the very first expeditions to the Nepalese side of Everest in 1953. To reach this part of the Himalaya within a limited time, we have devised this 16 day trek to Everest Base Camp, surrounded by some of the highest peaks in the world.

As well as stunning scenery everywhere you look, your time spent in the country is packed full of cultural experiences as you immerse yourself in the Sherpa way of life.
Our staff are well paid, well equipped and fully insured. Sherpas and guides working on our trips are really well looked after and we prioritise good wages and treatment over trying to be price competitive. Your money has a direct positive impact.

Everest Base Camp & Gokyo Lakes Trek 'Readiness' test

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Free Guide: Everest Base Camp Trek

Free Guide: Everest Base Camp Trek

Download our free guide with everything you need to know about the Everest Base Camp trek. It includes video content, kit lists, advice for trekking in the mountain and much more.

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YOUR ADVENTURE STARTS HERE

WHO IS THIS FOR?

The Everest Basecamp trek suits those who are keen trekkers. Each day is normally 4-8hrs of walking, and each member only carries a light (5kg) backpack. The walking itself is not overly strenuous however the altitude makes it feel quite hard. The path is normally very good although it can be rocky in places. All members have their personal equipment carried by our team of superstar porters.

Not sure whether you’re ready? No sweat! Drop us a note and we’ll be happy to talk it through with you or take our Everest Base Camp Readiness test here.

    Adventure Overview

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    Duration

    16 Days

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    Start Location

    Kathmandu, Nepal

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    Date(s)

    Spring & Autumn

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    Guide Ratio

    1:10

  • Ability

    Level B

    Level B

    You have some previous experience in the outdoors, whether that’s hiking, skiing or climbing. You will either be starting to venture into more technical terrain or slightly more 'aggressive' environments. Let's dial it up!

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    Price

    From €1695.00

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ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY

ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY

Great news! Your place on this adventure is carbon offset along with our footprint in creating it. To learn more about what we're doing head to our 'about us' page.

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See real footage of previous expeditions

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Everest Base Camp Trek

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Get a taste of Nepal on our recent trip out there.

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Cshiring Sherpa: Our Guide

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Cshiring is one of our Guides for our Himalayan trips. He has years of experience, is fantastic company and is hugely knowledgeable about the Himalayan region.

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Meet The Team

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Introducing our crack squad of mountain lovers and adventure junkies. We spend most of our days plotting, planning and building some of the very best trips out there for you all to enjoy.

EQUIPMENT REQUIRED FOR THIS CLIMB

Please note this is a guide and you may be required to rent or purchase last minute equipment on arrival dependent on the weather and changes in itinerary.

For the full downloadable Everest Base Camp kit list please click here.

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FINER DETAILS

YOUR ADVENTURE PACKAGE

We always go through the plan for the expedition as well as the current weather and mountain conditions when you arrive. You will get the opportunity to meet your guide team in Kathmandu and you can ask questions and go through your kit.

What's Included?

  • Group 16 Created with Sketch. 3 nights at Hotel Shanker on BB & twin-sharing basis
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What's not Included?

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This Trip is running on the following dates

april 2023
2 Dates
Depart

Thu 06 Apr, 2023

Return

Fri 21 Apr, 2023

Availability

10 spots available

Depart

Thu 13 Apr, 2023

Return

Fri 28 Apr, 2023

Availability

10 spots available

october 2023
2 Dates
Depart

Thu 05 Oct, 2023

Return

Fri 20 Oct, 2023

Availability

10 spots available

Depart

Thu 12 Oct, 2023

Return

Fri 27 Oct, 2023

Availability

10 spots available

april 2024
2 Dates
Depart

Thu 04 Apr, 2024

Return

Wed 24 Apr, 2024

Availability

10 spots available

Depart

Thu 18 Apr, 2024

Return

Wed 08 May, 2024

Availability

10 spots available

october 2024
2 Dates
Depart

Thu 03 Oct, 2024

Return

Wed 23 Oct, 2024

Availability

10 spots available

Depart

Thu 17 Oct, 2024

Return

Wed 06 Nov, 2024

Availability

10 spots available

What to expect from your accommodation

Accommodation along the trek will be a combination of lodges and hotels when in Kathmandu.

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Tea House Accommodation

Accommodation is in the Sherpa teahouses and Lodges along the way. These are fairly modern to begin with but become a little more basic the further into the Khumbu we venture. They are always welcoming and warm with a selection of drinks (including fizzy soft drinks and beer) and great food – mostly local dishes like Dhal Bhat. Some items on the menu are also geared to Western tastes, such as omelettes and pizza.

The typical lodge will have twin rooms for sleeping and a large communal area for dining and relaxing that will have a stove that will be lit in the evenings. Lodges in the Khumbu are the best in Nepal. They’re not ultra modern or luxurious, but they’re clean and comfortable, and all have running water and clean toilet facilities.

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    Duration

    12 Nights

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    Not included

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    Beds

    Twin Shared

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    Food

    Half Board

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Kathmandu

We have 3 nights in our lovely hotel in the centre of Kathmandu. It’s a sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle of of Kathmandu life and comes with swimming pool and air conditioning.

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    Duration

    3 nights

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    Wifi included

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    Beds

    Twin Shared

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    Food

    Half Board

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WHAT TO EXPECT

HERE'S YOUR ITINERARY

While we try and stick to the tried and tested itinerary below, the mountain and the weather sometimes has other ideas. We will always remain as flexible as possible, which is why we only work with experienced and knowledgeable local guides, to make sure we can change any plans if required.

  • Day 1:
    Arrive in Kathmandu

    When you arrive at Kathmandu airport you will be greeted by an Adventure Base representative who will take you to your hotel. You spend the day resting and preparing for our adventure with the opportunity to head into the marketing in Kathmandu to experience the city or pick up any last minute bits.

  • Day 2:
    Flight to Lukla (2900m) and Trek to Phakding (2660m)

    You'll get up nice and early to try and catch one of the first flights out of Kathmandu to Lukla. You'll experience the exhiliraiting rush of landing at one of the most iconic airstrips on the planet. Once landed you will then meet your guide and porters for the trip. The day’s trek places you at the entrance to the Everest National Park in Monjo (2835m) and the adventure truly begins.

    7km / 250m+ / 450m- / 4 hours

  • Day 3:
    Trek to Namche (3440m)

    After entering the national park we walk alongside the giant Dudi Kosi River before we make our way slowly and steadily uphill to the Sherpa capital city Namche Bazaar, crossing some impressive bridges along the way. Namche is considered the capital of the Sherpa people and its impressive size and infrastructure is remarkable.

    11km / 1125m+ / 360m- / 6 hours

  • Day 4:
    Acclimatisations Day at Namche Bazaar (3440m)

    Today you rest in Namche Bazaar. Here you let your body get used to the increase in altitude. Some may take a gentle stroll to the Everest Hotel (3900m) to take in some of the breath taking views of the mountains, while others may wander the energetic streets of Namche to experience the shops and, if you’re lucky, the Tibetan Market.

  • Day 5:
    Trek to Deboche (3820m)

    It’s back on the trail as we make our way around the mountainside, sharing the trail with yaks and porters carrying supplies up and down the valley. We pass incredible viewpoints and, from this point on, it feels like you are truly in the Himalayas. You drop down to the Dudi Kosi River again before climbing up to the famous Thyangboche Monastery. There is time to explore this wonder of the Khumbu and to take in the history of the Lamas. Inside are beautiful wall hangings, ornate carvings and a giant Buddha. If the team is fortunate, it may be possible to see the Lamas praying which is a tremendously moving experience. We move down the hill a little to Deboche to spend the night nestled among the rhododendron trees in a quiet setting.

    12km / 1400m+ / 750m- / 6 hours

  • Day 6:
    Trek to Dingboche (4410m)

    A day that is dominated by the views of Ama Dablam (the ‘Matterhorn of the Himalaya’). You head further into the Khumbu area and reach Dingboche a small Sherpa village, where you settle down for another day of acclimatising. There are a few shops here so it’s a change to stock up on anything you might need.

    10km / 1130m+ / 1450m- / 6 hours

  • Day 7:
    REST DAY IN DINGBOCHE (4410M)

    This is a well earned rest day in Dingboche. Just like in Namche, you let your body catch up. If the weather allows, you can hike up above the village to a small summit that is strewn with prayer flags. Or of course you can simply rest, drinking the famous Nepalese honey, lemon, ginger tea.

  • Day 8:
    Trek to Lobuche (4930m)

    You leave Dingboche and contour around the hillside to Dzugla. From Dzugla you climb the hill that puts you among the climber’s memorials. This is an area where stones have been piled up into cairns to remember those who have died in the nearby mountains. It is a haunting and touching place and no-one passes without feeling moved by what they see and feel. A mellow walk takes you into Lobuche and our resting place for the night.

    9km / 750m+ / 100m- / 6 hours

  • Day 9:
    Trek to Everest Basecamp & Trek back to Gorak Shep

    Leave Lobuche in search of Gorak Shep, the highest settlement on the Everest Base Camp trek. Grab a quick drink here before heading off in search of Everest Base Camp. After a good few hours trekking you eventually grab site of the tents and the base of the Khumbu Glacier, and from where Edmund Hillary began his Everest ascent back in ’53. You'll spend a bit of time here before heading back to Gorak Shep.

    18km / 450m+ / 100m- / 8 hours

  • Day 10:
    Climb Kala Patthar (5,540m) & Trek to Pangboche (3,930m)

    After spending the night at Gorak Shep, you will climb Kala Pattar (5,540m) to reach the top as the sun rises on the highest mountain in the world. The views are simply stunning. This was the site of Base Camp for the 1953 Everest expedition, and also the world’s highest ever cricket match in 2009. You then head off down the mountain all the way to Pengboche.

    26km / 650m+ / 1850m- / 7 hours

  • Day 11:
    Trek to Khumjung Via Phortse

    Enjoy the winding trails as you head down the valley towards Khumjung. Stunning views and more oxygen will put a spring your step as you move.

    15km / 760m+ / 1000m- / 4-5 hours

  • Day 12:
    Trek to Monjo

    You head back through Namche today where we stop for food and any souvenirs you might decide you want. It’s a big milestone coming back through Namchee as you say goodbye to the capital of the Sherpa people.

    8km / 260m+ / 1200m- / 4 hours

  • Day 13:
    Trek to Lukla

    Your final day's trekking takes you back to the airport village of Lukla. Enjoy the scenery and the Sherpa people for one last time as you take your final steps on this magical adventure.

    13km / 750m+ / 750m- / 5 hours

  • Day 14:
    Fly to Kathmandu

    Wake up nice and early and fly back to Kathmandu. There’s no feeling quite like the one as you take off on that short platform in the twin engine plane. We transfer you back to your hotel in Kathmandu where you can put your feet up and enjoy a lovely warm shower.

  • Day 15:
    Free Day In Kathmandu.

    Enjoy Kathmandu ot the facilities at the hotel. This is also a spare day in case you don’t leave for the trek on the scheduled day at the beginning of the trip.

  • Day 16:
    International Departure from Kathmandu.

    Departure after breakfast.

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FAQ's

EBC: Bags

We will provide you with a free duffel bag that you will use on the trek. The porters will carry Read more

We will provide you with a free duffel bag that you will use on the trek. The porters will carry it for you each day and deliver it to your accommodation. You will need a day pack of around 20-25L that can carry layers, snacks, water and anything else you might need while trekking. You will be able to leave your travel bag at the hotel until you return so can leave anything in that also.

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EBC: CULTURE

One of the best things about the Everest Base Camp Trek is being able to get to know and learn Read more

One of the best things about the Everest Base Camp Trek is being able to get to know and learn about the Nepalese people, specifically the Sherpas. They were believed to have migrated to this region some 400 years ago from Tibet. You’ll find prayer flags, mani wheels and monasteries all along the route to symbolise their Buddhist traditions.

They’re an extremely friendly and welcoming group of people and enjoy a laugh. However you need to understand that in Nepal things don’t always go to plan and they have a laid back approach to plans. We find it’s best to try and embrace that, rather than fight it.

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EBC: Can i shower?

Yes, the tea houses often come with warm showers for a charge. Expect to pay around $5 for this.  As you Read more

Yes, the tea houses often come with warm showers for a charge. Expect to pay around $5 for this.  As you get higher this becomes less likely so worth packing some wipes or a flannel.

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EBC: Can I buy stuff in Kathmandu?

Yes you can. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and a bustling city. The Thamel market is a great place Read more

Yes you can. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and a bustling city. The Thamel market is a great place to head to pick up any kit you might need for the trek. You can pick up sleeping bags, down jackets, t-shirts and anything else you might need for the trip at a fraction of the price.

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EBC: Confirm Bookings

We need a minimum of 4 trekkers to run this course. Your booking will remain pending if you are the first Read more

We need a minimum of 4 trekkers to run this course. Your booking will remain pending if you are the first to book onto a course and we will send you a confirmation as soon as the course is confirmed. We recommend not booking flights till the course is confirmed. We will confirm the course at the latest 10 weeks before the start date. In order to increase the chance of confirming trips as soon as possible we team up with other small suppliers, so you may be on the trip with trekkers who have booked from a similar company.

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EBC: DIFFICULTY

We consider this to be a level B.  You have some previous experience in the outdoors, whether that’s hiking, Read more

We consider this to be a level B.  You have some previous experience in the outdoors, whether that’s hiking, skiing or climbing. You will either be starting to venture into more technical terrain or slightly more ‘aggressive’ environments. Let’s dial it up!

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EBC: Do I need a first aid kit?

No, you don’t need a first aid kit as your guide will be equipped with one. It is worth Read more

No, you don’t need a first aid kit as your guide will be equipped with one. It is worth carrying some personal medication like paracetamol, ibuprofen and blister plasterers.

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EBC: Do I need to have previous experience?

You don’t need any previous trekking experience but it is worth having some hill walking experience behind you. This Read more

You don’t need any previous trekking experience but it is worth having some hill walking experience behind you. This will help prepare you for the amount of walking we’ll be doing on this trek. You must be able to walk comfortably on mixed ground for long periods of time.

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EBC: FOOD

When in Katmandu options are endless. Whether you’re looking local Nepalese cuisine or a something your a little more Read more

When in Katmandu options are endless. Whether you’re looking local Nepalese cuisine or a something your a little more familiar with at home, you’ll be able to get it.

When on the trails your options are also pretty good. The local dish is called Dhal Bhat which is comprised of white rice and lentils typically accompanied by a vegetable curry. Your Sherpas and Porters will eat this dish throughout the length

of the journey frequently quoting ‘Dal Bhat Power 24hr’. It’s not just Dal Bhat on offer though as almost all tea houses will offer mimosas, noddles, pizza, burgers and curry dishes. One things for sure, you won’t go hungry. You can pick up snacks and drinks all along the route but be aware the price goes up the higher you go.

One of the big questions we get asked before this trip is whether it’s safe to eat the meat. The answer is both yes and no, much like anywhere. If you want to remove any risk of food poisoning then stick to vegetarian options as it’s no fun trekking with an ‘iffy’ tummy.

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EBC: How will the Altitude affect me?

Everyone will feel the effects of altitude but not everyone will be affected the same way. Here are some of Read more

Everyone will feel the effects of altitude but not everyone will be affected the same way. Here are some of the ways they might effect you:

  • Headache
  • Tiredness
  • Disturbed sleep
  • Loss of appetite
  • Nausea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough

We build in acclimitisation days to help with mitigate against these symptoms and all our guides are trained to look out for any symptoms. If there are problems we will react quickly to make sure they don’t turn in to major issues.

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EBC: Is there an age limit?

There is no age limit but this is a tough physical and mental challenge so they will need to come Read more

There is no age limit but this is a tough physical and mental challenge so they will need to come prepared. They will also need to be accompanied by a guardian / parent.

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EBC: Is there electricity?

Yes, you will be able to charge devices like phones, cameras or go pros on the trip for a small Read more

Yes, you will be able to charge devices like phones, cameras or go pros on the trip for a small charge. For Nepal there are three associated plug types, types C, D and M. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins, plug type D is the plug which has three round pins in a triangular pattern and plug type M has three round pins. It’s worth bringing a battery pack so you don’t have to pay each time you stop. Expect to pay around $3 for this. Whats the toilet situation like? When in the tea houses the toilets are what you would expect to find anywhere else in the world. At restaurants or shops along the way expect to find a whole in the floor. You will need to buy toilet paper when you get to Kathmandu as this doesn’t come as standard.

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EBC: Is there wifi along the way?

Mostly yes. Not all tea houses will have WIFI but most will for a small charge. Expect to pay around $5 Read more

Mostly yes. Not all tea houses will have WIFI but most will for a small charge. Expect to pay around $5 for this.

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EBC: Lukla Flights

One of the most exciting and iconic parts of the trip is flying in to Lukla to start your trek. Read more

One of the most exciting and iconic parts of the trip is flying in to Lukla to start your trek. This only happens if the weather is good so you may find that your trip starts a day later than scheduled because of this. Don’t worry though, our operations team on the ground will manage this for you.

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EBC: MONEY

Nepal accepts the USD or the Nepalese Rupee. There are ATMs in Kathmandu, Lukla and as high as Namche Bazaar Read more

Nepal accepts the USD or the Nepalese Rupee. There are ATMs in Kathmandu, Lukla and as high as Namche Bazaar where you can withdraw funds but we advise getting it before you come out as the ATMs are sometimes broken or empty. You should budget

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EBC: PORTERS

Porters are the backbone of trekking in the Himalayas. Everything you see that’s man made on the mountain has Read more

Porters are the backbone of trekking in the Himalayas. Everything you see that’s man made on the mountain has probably had porters bring it there. They’re immensely strong and are use to the thin air.

On our trips we use porters to carry your overnight bags meaning you can carry a lighter day pack. It can feel a little uncomfortable at first but it provides work and opportunity for those aspiring to be guides. We will help with what to take on the trip but it’s important to remember when deciding on taking on that extra book or pair of shoes that someone else will be carrying it.

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EBC: Should I take Diamox (Aceta- zolamide)?

This medication is used to prevent and reduce the symptoms of altitude sickness. It can decrease headache, tiredness, nausea, dizziness, Read more

This medication is used to prevent and reduce the symptoms of altitude sickness. It can decrease headache, tiredness, nausea, dizziness, and shortness of breath that can occur when you climb quickly to high altitudes.

It’s not something that is often required on our trips due to the itinerary we have created for this adventure, with acclimatisation days where you rest or have a short sharp climb to prepare you for the future days.

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EBC: TEA HOUSE ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is in the Sherpa teahouses and Lodges along the way. These are fairly modern to begin with but become Read more

Accommodation is in the Sherpa teahouses and Lodges along the way. These are fairly modern to begin with but become a little more basic the further into the Khumbu we venture. They are always welcoming and warm with a selection of drinks (including fizzy soft drinks and beer) and great food – mostly local dishes like Dhal Bhat. Some items on the menu are also geared to Western tastes, such as omelettes and pizza.

The typical lodge will have twin rooms for sleeping and a large communal area for dining and relaxing that will have a stove that will be lit in the evenings.  Lodges in the Khumbu are the best in Nepal. They’re not ultra modern or luxurious, but they’re clean and comfortable, and all have running water and clean toilet facilities.

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EBC: Tipping

Tipping your guide and porters is an important part of the trip. While they’re discretionary it’s a very Read more

Tipping your guide and porters is an important part of the trip. While they’re discretionary it’s a very common place to tip them. As a general rule of thumb we recommend tipping 10-20% of the total cost of the trip.

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EBC: VISAS

You can either get a visa before you leave for Nepal or you can get it on arrival. Everyone, except Read more

You can either get a visa before you leave for Nepal or you can get it on arrival. Everyone, except those with an Indian passport, will need to get a visa and it will cost anywhere from €30-€50 depending on the length of stay. We recommend getting the 30 day visa in case there are any problems with your trip. You don’t need a passport photo as you can get one there but it’s worth bringing one if you have it.

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EBC: WATER

You can buy bottled water along the way or you can pay for filtered / boiled water as you go. You Read more

You can buy bottled water along the way or you can pay for filtered / boiled water as you go. You can also bring with with you water purification tablets or a bottle with a filter option in it. It’s worth being cautious as the last thing you want is to get ill on the trip.

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EBC: WEATHER

Trekking takes place between September and November and March and May. Each period has it’s own positives and negatives. Read more

Trekking takes place between September and November and March and May.
Each period has it’s own positives and negatives.

Autumn: This tends to be the most popular season for trekking to Everest Base Camp. The days tend to be sunny and clear with temperatures on the milder side. That said at night and at altitude it can get very cold.

Spring: Spring can bring a few more showers with some unsettled days however it does bring a little more warmth which can really be felt at night.

In all honesty there isn’t much in it so don’t overthink it. Expect day time temperatures to average at around 15°C to 20°C and night time to go from 0°C to -10°C.

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EBC: What are the Tea Houses like?

The tea houses are comfortable and come with basic amenities. Usually there is a common area to eat and socialise Read more

The tea houses are comfortable and come with basic amenities. Usually there is a common area to eat and socialise in and separate bedrooms. The further up you go the more basic things become but expect to eat and sleep well.

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EBC: What are the guides like?

Our guides are local sherpas who know the route well. We’ve been working with them for years and are Read more

Our guides are local sherpas who know the route well. We’ve been working with them for years and are hand picked for their knowledge bas well as their friendly personality.

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EBC: What happens if I do get ill?

If you get ill then our team are on hand and will take control of the situation. They carry a Read more

If you get ill then our team are on hand and will take control of the situation. They carry a medical pack and are in regular contact with our operations team in Kathmandu. Depending on the severity, you may descend to a lower altitude to rest where we will assess your condition.

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EBC: What insurance do I need?

Let’s face it, these types of trips don’t come risk free. We’re putting ourselves in amazing environments Read more

Let’s face it, these types of trips don’t come risk free. We’re putting ourselves in amazing environments but these environments also carry an element of risk with them. In order to protect yourself adequately you will need a specialist travel insurance that caters for the types of activities you will be undertaking. It is a condition of our agreement that you are covered by adequate travel insurance for your arrangements. Click here to understand which one is for you.

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EBC: What will we do if the weather is bad?

This depends on a few factors and how bad the weather is. We’ll always aim to continue the trek Read more

This depends on a few factors and how bad the weather is. We’ll always aim to continue the trek even if it’s raining/snowing as long as it’s safe to do so.

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EBC: Will I definitely make it from beginning to the end?

In short, no. Whilst we will always strive to get you along the trek, sometimes the weather or other factors Read more

In short, no. Whilst we will always strive to get you along the trek, sometimes the weather or other factors like your personal fitness will prevent you from completing the trek. The lead guide will always conduct a meeting with the clients each evening to check how everyone is doing and to field any questions or concerns. All decisions will have client well-being in mind.

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MEET THE GUIDES

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Cshiring

Sherpa Guide

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Abhishek

Logistics Team

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Lobsang

Sherpa Porter

Are you ready?

Our adventures are attributed a difficulty level from A to E. This Everest Base Camp Trek trip is rated Level B, for those with some prior experience We recommend you only book a trip that reflects your ability.

Level A

For beginners and newcomers

  • You’re not quite sure where to start but you’re hungry for an adventure.
  • Little / no prior experience
  • Usually less then a week in distance
  • No technical skills required
  • Basic level of fitness

Level B

For those with some prior experience

  • You have some previous experience in the outdoors, whether that’s hiking, skiing or climbing.
  • You will either be starting to venture into more technical terrain or slightly more 'aggressive' environments
  • Moderate fitness
  • Some basic skills
Think you've got this?

This trip is at this level

Level C

For accomplished adventurers

  • You have a fair amount of experience climbing, hiking or skiing more technical terrain.
  • You’re comfortable on sustained adventures and you call yourself a ‘hardened’ adventurer.
  • You're not quite George Mallory but you subscribe to his 'because it there' attitude.
  • Fit & Strong

Level D

For the pros

  • Ready to test those learnt skills on the next challenge
  • Comfortable in most types of environments
  • Very fit
  • Some level of technical skills

Level E

For the experts

  • You’ve been on more adventures than you've had hot dinners and you've built up a crafty skill set to tackle most challenges out there.
  • Good technical skills and knowledge
  • Good experience
  • Very fit

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Tour du Mont Blanc Highlights

Light and fast

Experience the best of the Tour du Mont Blanc trails, trekking through France, Italy and Switzerland in just 4 days, for those that are looking for a shorter trip. Jam-packed with some of the best bits of the whole Tour du Mont Blanc, this trip has been designed in order to have an incredible trekking experience.

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    July - September

  • Level A

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    €1695.00

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Gokyo Lakes & EBC Trek

Bucket List Trip

Our Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base Camp Trek is a must do for anyone looking to get the most bang for their Himalayan buck. Getting to Everest Base Camp at 5,364m is an amazing achievement in itself but to then head over the Cho La Pass 5,420m to see the beauty of Gokyo Lakes is a whole other experience.

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    Spring & Autumn

  • Level B

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    €1695.00

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Everest Base Camp Trek

Bucket List Trip

An absolute ‘must do’ adventure, following in the footsteps of all the legendary climbers heading to the base of the highest mountain in the world, Everest Base Camp is a memorable, rewarding and impressive experience for any outdoor enthusiast. Add it to your bucket list!

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    Spring & Autumn

  • Level B

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    €1695.00

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Tour Du Mont Blanc 7 Day

Bucket list!

This 7 day version of the Tour du Mont Blanc trek is an incredible opportunity to completely immerse yourself in the mountains and enjoy the natural beauty of the seven valleys that surround western Europe’s highest mountain.

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    July - September

  • Level B

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    €1695.00

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Mont Blanc Turbo

Turbo

Climb Mont Blanc (4808m) the highest peak in Western Europe. It’s a beautiful, imposing and highly sought after summit that sits at the roof of the Alps on the border of France and Italy. If your adventure juices are flowing, then keep on reading...

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    June - September

  • Level C

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    €1695.00

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Norway, Lyngen Ski Tour

Summit to sea

Ski touring adventures in Lyngen, Norway. This trip has been specifically designed to showcase the best that Lyngen has to offer. Based in a comfortable sea-side lodge, you will experience some of the best skiing to be had from summit to sea. Return to our lodge each day and enjoy relaxing in the hot tub with endless ocean views of the famous Norwegian fjords. This trip is for experienced skiers with a good foundation knowledge of ski touring.

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    April 2023

  • Level C

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    €1695.00

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Italy, Gran Paradiso Ski Tour

Unique adventure

Ski the Gran Paradiso (4061m), the highest peak entirely in Italy, and tick off your first 4000m ski descent. That's right, there's a whole load of downhill for all that uphill effort!

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    March - May

  • Level C

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    €1695.00

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Mera Peak: Robert Markwick

Private Luxury

Mera Peak at 6476m is the highest trekking peak in Nepal. At this altitude the oxygen content of air is less than half of what it is at sea level. It is located in the Himalayan mountain range in Nepal, a little east of the main Khumbu valley on a much quieter trail.

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    Spring 2023

  • Level D

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    €1695.00

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Swiss, Bernese Oberland Ski Tour

Vast glaciers

The Bernese Oberland ski tour is a stunning link up of high altitude mountain huts and peaks in the wild Bernese Oberland region of the Swiss Alps. The ski terrain in this region is suited for those with previous ski touring experience, who are looking to progress to the next level and discover some high altitude peaks and glaciers. You can expect long ski tour days, comfortable huts and big ski descents.

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    March - April

  • Level D

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    €1695.00

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Island Peak

New Trip

Island Peak at 6,189m is considered one of the world's best adventures for any mountain lovers out there. Part trek, part mountaineering, this is a trip for those looking to add a little more adrenalin to the Everest Base Camp Trek.

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    Spring & Autumn

  • Level D

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    €1695.00

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Eiger

The ultimate

The Eiger is one of the most sought after summits in the Alps and a formidable challenge for any keen mountaineer. Located in the Bernese Alps of Switzerland, this is a major Alpine classic steeped in historic tales of heroic climbing. On this trip we climb via the Mittellegi ridge. Got what it takes?

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    June - September

  • Level E

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    €1695.00

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