Everest High Passes

...we shouldn't finish without mentioning admiration for the endlessly busy Mr Lama. He like all World Expeditions staff we met, was very charming and knowledgable, this characteristic seems to be a requirement for employment with the company

anon. | Kentucky, USA
 
 

Everest Trek

This short trek introduces you to the villages and culture of the Sherpa people. We take time to explore the colourful markets of Namche Bazaar and the famous Thyangboche monastery the spiritual heart of the Khumbu region. We follow established trails in the Sagamartha National Park to view many of the world's highest peaks including the summit of Everest that peers above the 8000m peaks of Lhotse and Nuptse. We also visit Khunde and Khumjung villages where Sir Edmund Hillary established the regions first hospital and school through the Himalayan Trust.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Kathmandu
DAYS 2/3 Fly to Lukla, commence trek through Sherpa villages
DAYS 4/5 Arrive Namche Bazaar, rest and acclimatize
DAY 6 Trek to Thyangboche Monastery, view of Everest (8848m)
DAY 7 Trek to Khunde and Khumjung, visit Himalayan Trust projects
DAYS 8/9 Return trek to Lukla
DAY 10 Fly Lukla to Kathmandu
DAY 11 In Kathmandu, sightseeing
DAY 12 In Kathmandu, trip concludes

traveller reviews

My trip with World Expeditions exceeded all expectations. The guides were exceptional, the food was delicious and healthy, the camps and lodges were very clean and nice, and the scenery was spectacular. I thoroughly enjoyed the trek and will recommend it to my friends. I would definitely travel with World Expeditions again!

L. Umberg CA, USA

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Trip Code: EVT
Trip Grading: Introductory
Duration:  12 days
Activities:  Trekking
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Next Trip:  22 September 2014
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price: $1,890.00 USD

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Your trip price includes:
Meals valued at: $360 USD
Internal flights valued at: $352 USD
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