23 Nights 24 days tours and trekking programe for Kathmandu and Pokhara, Including 12 days Mt. Everest Base Camp Trekking.
Meeting upon arrival at Kathmandu International airport by our representative, transfer to Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley, overnight at hotel Today, you will visit the cultural and historical sights in Kathmandu valley including Swoyambhunath, which is said to be over 2,000 years old and one of the world's most fabulous Buddhists Stupas;Kathmandu Durbar Square; the temple of Kumari --the residence of living goddess with its wooden carved window and balconies; Kasthamandap--a pagoda temple believed to have been built from the timbers of a single tree by King Laxmi Narsingh Malla; Patan City is known as the 'Town with a Thousands Roofs'. You will visit the Durbar Square, the Royal Baths, and Hiranyabarna Mahavihara Temple. Noted for its craftsman and metal workers, Patan is known as the city of artists.
Departure to Nagarkot for viewing Himalayan ranges, Mountains, Sunset and Sunrise in the afternoon by reserved vehicle via Patan Darbar Square and Bhaktapur Darbar Square sightseeing and drop to hotel and at evening, sunset viewing and overnight at hotel.
In the morning, sunrise viewing and back to Kathmandu hotel and overnight at hotel.
Departure to Pokhara by tourist bus on sharing, 2 by 2 seats in the morning at 7 A.M. and after 7 hours journey, arrival in Pokhara in the afternoon and drop to hotel and overnight at hotel.
Pokhara local sightseeing by reserved vehicle and overnight at hotel.
Free day in Pokhara for market visit and boating enjoyment on Fewa Lake, a very famous lake and overnight at hotel.
Departure to Kathmandu by tourist bus on sharing in the morning and arrival in Kathmandu in the afternoon and drop to hotel and overnight at hotel.
Departure to Kathmandu Domestic Airport by reserved vehicle and Fly to Lukla (2800meters) and start trek to Phakding (2610meters), overnight at guest house. 30-minutes flight to Lukla. The trek begins gently up by the river side, along excellent paved footpaths, passing a multitude of teahouses and scattered green conifers. Phakding at 2,610meters, is a pretty village comprising approximately 30 houses. It is roughly a 3-hour walk from Lukla and is located at both sides of Dudh Koshi River.
Trek to Namche Bazaar (gateway to Mt. Everest - 3440meters), overnight at guest house. The day will begin with the gentle walk to Monjo, another beautiful Sherpa settlement of the trek; official entry into the Sagarmatha National Park where you will have to show your permits (SNP entry permit and TIMS card)at the office in Monjo. The walk to Namche Bazaar involves a tough uphill climb of about 590m, taking approximately 5-hours, however, halfway up the hill you will be able to see Everest and Lhotse for the first time. As you approach the town of Namche Bazaar, the peaks of Thamserku (6, 648) and Kwangde (6,224m) are visible to the East and to the West, the sacred mountain Khumbila (5,707m). As gateway to the Khumbu region, Namche Bazaar, at an altitude of 3440meters, is famous for its many bakeries and local market (haat bazzar) which takes place each Saturday. Built on a steep mountain bowl with excellent views of high Himalaya on either side, the town has restaurants, shops, banks and currency exchange. Remarkably, for such a remote location, there are also availability of cyber cafes and pool halls.
It is important to walk to higher altitudes while you stay two Days in Namche bazaar. There are options here to trek to Khumjung where you can visit the local school and hospital or to Thame village of Sherpa Everest expediters and of the great Everest Sherpa Tenzing Norgay or to airstrip at Shyanboche (3720m), above the airstrip is the Everest view hotel, which was set up by the Japanese to bring affluent tourists into the region for a prime view of Everest. The scheme was brought down by the fact the hotel was at nearly 4000m and many suffer form altitude sickness.
The day begins with a slightly climb up about 10-minutes and descend back to the Dudh Koshi at 3550m before ascending to Tyangboche at 3870meters. The views of Everest, Thamserku, Amadablam and the valley are mind blowing. At an altitude of 3870meters; Tyangboche is a charming spot built around the main Tibetan monastery in the region where you can enter and listen to the monks chanting their mantras. The view of Lhotse, Everest and Amadablam are unforgettable.
Your journey will pass through wooded forests and along the Imja Khola valley. The views will become more impressive as the high Himalaya begin to surround you. You will contour gradually to Pangboche, an interesting gompa site above the main village, this is the oldest monastery in the region and apparently dates from the introduction of Buddhism to Khumbu. You will then climb up to Dingboche at 4360meters. The views of Amadablam and Island Peak are breathtaking.
Today, we will have another day of acclimatization. You will head to another beautiful part of the Khumbu region, Chhukung offer you a magnificent views of the Mt. Makalu, Island Peak, Peak 38 etc.
The valley now becomes barren of vegetation as you walk up towards Lobuche, but your attention will be firmly on the snow-capped peaks, which soar above you. The path joins the trail below Thugla and gives beautiful views of Cholatse (6442.) across the valley. The path can become quite rocky in places and it is important to watch your step. After another steep ascent, Tawache and Nuptse are particularly spectacular form Lobuche, towering almost 2 kilometers directly overhead.
Trek to Everest Base Camp (5400meters) and back to Gorakhshep (5160meters), overnight at guest house. Today, the walk towards Everest is along the Khumbu Glacier. You will reach the small village of Gorakhshep, where you will be able to have lunch. After having your lunch the trail will lead you to the Mt. Everest base camp at an altitude of 5400meters. Everest base camp gives you an unforgettable view of Khubutse, Mt. Pumori, Changtse and Khumbu ice fall instead of Mt. Everest.
The ascent of Kalapatthar or 'Black Rock' will offer the best views of Everest. At the top you will see a 360-degree view of some of the highest peaks in the world including Mt. Pumori (7169m), Mt. Everest (8848m) and Lhotse (8516m), the Tibetan peak Changtse, Nuptse (7861m) and countless other smaller peaks. You will then descend and return to Lobuche and retrace your steps to Lukla.
You will now follow your footsteps back to Lukla; the walk to Tyangboche will offer spectacular views of Amadablam.
Trek to Namche Bazaar, overnight at guest house.
Trek to Lukla, overnight at guest house.
Fly back to Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
Free day at Kathmandu, overnight at hotel.
Free day at Kathmandu, overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, Transfer to airport by reserved vehicle. Tour Ends.
Per Person Cost = US$ 1217 ( Budget Class Hotel )
Above Cost Includes
- All Meals i.e. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Veg or Non Veg
- All transports on sharing by tourist bus, 2 by 2 seats from Kathmandu to Pokhara to Kathmandu back
- Airport Pick up and drop by reserved Car/ van
- Nagarkot Sun rise or Sunset and Himalayan Ranges Viewing by reserved car / van
- Kathmandu, and Pokhara Sightseeing by reserved car / van
- Kathmandu and Pokhara Sightseeing by reserved car / van
- Guide and Porter
- During Trekking - Guest house or Home Stay facility will be provided
- Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu back by Air
- Trekking Gear: trekking stick, down jacket and sleeping bags
- Tims -Permit
- Porters,all guides and porters salaray & Insurance
- First Aid Kit Bag, And National Park fee
Cost does not includes
- the cost of Sun glass, approxamately cost US$ 3 to 60
- Sun Skin-cream, Approximately cost US$ 2
- Trekking shoes, approxamatily cost US$ 75
- Airport taxes, appromately cost US$ 5 Per Person
- Entry fees to sightseeing points in Kathmandu, approximately cost US$ 30 Per Person
- other extra expenses for themselves, approximately US$ 300 to 500 ( it depands upon their own expenses )