The highest peak on earth, The Mount Everest smiles on the every walk of the Everest Base Camp Trekking. This trekking is considered as the trekking with adrenaline rush and strenuous however the marvelous view of Everest and its surrounding let you forget all the tiresome. Backpacker Treks understands the human value and the time of people as precious as the golden chest. Therefore, we have designed the shortest route to the view of Everest up close via the Everest Mini Trek concept. Those trekkers who are willing to take the experience of Everest and its surrounding mountains terrain within 10 days of their time while doing vacation in Nepal can choose this package of ours which would be of worthwhile of every penny spent on the tour.
The journey starts from the airplane carrying you to the most adventurous airport on earth, The Lukla giving you the chance to get an encounter with the boundless Himalayan ranges view and hilly terrain of Nepal from the plane. The joyous landing in Lukla would remind you of the great rocky terrain of Nepal. Though Lukla airport is regarded as the most dangerous airport in the world, the fun and safety are guaranteed for our guests. The fear of unknown could vanish with the view of majestic Mother Nature on the way to Lukla. The actual walking trail starts from Lukla which is also the gateway to the superlative mountain called Mount Everest. The first day of trek would of the honeymoon for the trekkers as we have designed to acclimatize all the trekkers as quickly as possible. The continuous downhill trek to Phakding let you relish the jaw-dropping scenery and the alpine forest. The Phakding offers you the good day rest with the amazing hospitality of the local hotel operated by Backpacker itself. As is our motto that the trekkers should be given the chance to experience the authentic taste of the host place, we have operated ourselves an accommodation for your comfort. The next stop for all the Trekkers would be the Everest View Hotel which is the hotel located at the highest altitude in the world. The view that you get from there would let you forget all the pain, hard work and struggle that you do your everyday chores. The lens of the camera will not get any rest as the beauty around you continues to hypnotize you. The Everest Mini Trek takes you up close to the Everest and also let you have inner peace by letting you visit the famous monasteries of Tangbuche. The journey which started in Kathmandu the nerve center of Nepal would lead you to the lap of Himalayas and again let you enjoy the clamor as well as the charisma of Thamel in Kathmandu. The farewell night resembling the Nepalese culture and hospitality will bid farewell to you.
Backpacker Team would like to assure you that the Trek name could be Mini but the experience that you gain in this trekking would be very important in the phase of your life which you will be boasting about generations to come.
Day 01Arrive in Kathmandu & transfer to hotelUpon arrival at Kathmandu, Backpacker Expedition Treks Pvt. Ltd will be your trustworthy travel companion until you depart for your home country. We will accommodate our valued customers in the three-star hotel in Kathmandu. We take care of the room and breakfast of our valued customers during their stay in Kathmandu Valley.
Day 02Fly Kathmandu to Lukla & trek to Phakding Early morning Fly to Lukla(2810m.)30min. The Lukla airport often called as Tenzing Hillary Airport is the world’s most dangerous airport. The thrill of landing in such an airport is an added experience to make. From Lukla the Trek begin to Phakding. Phakding is a small village in the Khumbu region of Nepal. It lies in the Dudh Kosi river valley just north of Lukla and south of Monjo, at an altitude of 2,610 m. In this part of the trek we reach to Jorsalle which is the entry point of the Sagarmatha National Park where entry permit will be checked.
Day 03Trek to Namche Bazaar O/N Lodge Namche is a village and Village Development Committee (Namche) in Solukhumbu District in the Sagarmatha Zone of north-eastern Nepal. It is located within the Khumbu area at 3,440 metres (11,286 ft) at its low point, populating the sides of a hill. Namche is the main trading center and tourist hub for the Khumbu region with many Nepalese officials, a police check, post and a bank. It is also the place for acclimatizing for the trekkers to go further towards base camp.
Day 04Rest day at Namche for acclimatization The acclimatization process takes place in Namchebazar by taking short day hiking or relaxing by roaming around in the Namche itself. According to health experts, the trekkers should always move while relaxing and acclimatizing to the altitude. So, we take our fellow trekkers to either short hiking or walking in and around Namche before setting up for the further trek. Trekkers can hike to the world’s highest placed hotel “The Everest View hotel” from where you can see the spectacular view of the Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Khangtega and other panoramic views of snow capped mountains. The Khangtega mountain is unique to its geographical setting as it resembles the back pack of Horse riding.
Day 05Trek to Tengboche & explore O/N Lodge After getting acclimatized we set off to Tyangbouche early morning after breakfast. The trail towards Tyangbouche is less smooth but it contemplates the trekkers with the majestic views of Mount Everest up close along with Mount Ama Dablam. The ups and downs in the trail gives our soul and body the ultimate challenge. The serene smell of pine forests and swift white river besides the trail makes the trekking tiredness to vanish. We will have the lunch on the way.
Day 06Trek Back to Phakding O/N LodgeFrom Tengboche, a steep descent of about 1500ft/500m leads through rhododendron forests and fir trees to the Dudh Koshi River. We cross the Dudhkoshi river and we pass the village of Tashinga and Sansa before finally reaching beautiful village of Namche. Upon arrival at this juncture, we can have the gorgeous Ama-dablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Lhotse and Everest once again.
Day 07Trek to Lukla O/N Lodge The last day of trekking. At this juncture we will have fun while trekking with some songs on popular nepali folk tunes, we will share the pictures that we took and the memories that we cherished. Upon reaching Lukla we will give rest to our mind and body.
Day 08Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu O/N Hotel We head back to Kathmandu and as earlier the accommodation will be provided along with the breakfast in a three-star hotel in Kathmandu. On a spare day, you can roam around Thamel or other major touristic areas at Kathmandu and do some shopping and dinner at Nepali typical Resturant with cultural program.
Day 09Departure to final Destination (Farewell) We always feel very sad at this very juncture that our companion of trekking for the moment ends here and in the meantime we also feel relaxed that we were able to serve you with the best trekking experience that you ever get in your lifetime while trekking. We would leave no stone unturned to make your customers feel important and happy. We always take suggestions and encourage our valued customers to promote Nepal and Trekking in Nepal.
Welcome to Nepal!!! Upon arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport Backpacker’s Airport Representatives will pick you up. The travelling plans and agenda’s will be discussed.
Backpacker believes in providing home away from home experience for our valued guests. The accommodation in Kathmandu would be of your choice and level. However, the usual accommodation provided by the company is three star or similar upscale Hotel in downtown. The lodging in trekking would be clearly mentioned in itinerary.
Meals and drinking Water
The meal in Kathmandu would just be a Breakfast as the lodging in Kathmandu is of B&B (Bed and Breakfast) type. While trekking we provide breakfast, lunch and dinner to our guest. The quantity of the food would be unlimited and will be assisted by our guides for the selection of food. The varieties in food would depend on season and availability. However Soup, Noodles, Rice and Seasonal Veggies are common in the trekking area. For breakfast we provide bread, eggs and cereals. We provide necessary assistance while purchasing the water, biscuits, and tender beverages at shops in the location. There are some safe drinking public taps in the trekking area where our guides will escort you.You could purchase bottled mineral water or ask to fill your bottle with boiled water on the accommodation.
You may attain a Nepal access visa effortlessly upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan international airport itself. A multiple entry tourist visa for 30 days may be obtained via paying USD 40. Similarly, ninety days multiple entry traveler visas can be obtained for USD 100. Keep in mind to bring 2 passport size pictures with you.
International flight accessibility to Nepal
Tribhuvan international Airport is the only global airport in Nepal situated in Kathmandu, Nepal. High-quality connecting flight from Europe to Kathmandu are Silk Air through Singapore, Etihad from Abu Dhabi, Qatar airways via Doha, Thai airways through Bangkok and Dragon Air through Hongkong. In addition, from America, we've North West or Cathay Pacific to Hongkong and connect with Nepal airlines (RA) to Kathmandu. From Australia, we've Silk Air and Dragon Air that connects at once to Kathmandu or fly with the aid of Quantas to Bangkok and hook up with Thai airlines to Kathmandu. Airport tax: Airport tax is not relevant for both domestic and international flight.
Your luggage should be declared and cleared via the customs of the port of access. Personal results are approved unfastened access. The duty on articles delivered through the traveler varies according to the extent and price of the products. A traveler can also bring dutiable items like tobacco and liquors, in the prescribed restrict free of responsibility. Wearing narcotic, hands, ammunition are strictly prohibited. Tourists are required to refill disembarkation and embarkation cards upon their arrival and departure.
The passengers who arrive at the Tribhuvan international Airport (TIA) with none dutiable items can access via the green Channel for short clearance without a bags test. If you are wearing any dutiable articles, you'll have to bypass thru the crimson Channel for exact customs clearance.
tPassengers are allowed to deliver some objects to Nepal free of duty too. You could bring cigarettes (2 hundred)/cigars (50), distilled liquor (one 1.15 liter bottle), and movie (15 rolls). You may additionally bring the subsequent articles free of duty on a condition that you take them out with you while you leave: binoculars, movie or video camera, still digital camera, pc, and transportable track gadget.
Tourists are strictly prohibited to export items over a hundred year’s vintage (sacred photographs, paintings, manuscripts). They're valued for subculture and non secular reasons. So, do not buy such objects. They are Nepal's cultural history and belong here. The branch of Archaeology at Ram shah path close to Singha Durbar has to certify all steel statues, sacred artwork and comparable items before they are allowed to be sent or achieved.
Currency and Foreign Exchange
At the airport, there are foreign exchange counters in which you can exchange your currency. We propose you to trade the currency best via banks and licensed forex centre. Day by day overseas charges is determined via Nepal Rastra financial institution. The trade fees are posted on every day newspaper or the bank’s official website www.Nrb.Org.Np. The unit of the Nepalese currency is Rupee. 1 Rupee = 100 paisa. Nepal rupee notes come in Rs. Five, 10, 20, 50, 500, a thousand.
We strongly suggest you have journey insurance while traveling to Nepal. You ought to depart with a replica of your coverage whilst you are away on tour.
High Altitude sickness
You might be afflicted by mild to extreme symptoms of high altitude sickness but our team of expert guides will assist you in avoiding the sickness. So, we endorse you to take good enough time acclimatizing inside the mountain surroundings. Consumption of plenty of water and liquid in ordinary basis is very critical to limit High Altitude Sickness.While you trek inside the Himalayas, we advocate you to halt the trek relaxation at the guesthouse. If the signs are serious, it becomes essential to descend to the lower altitude. In the case of emergency, you will be right away airlifted to Kathmandu city for further remedy.
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To confirm your booking, you need to fill up a booking form and put up a copy of a cutting-edge passport. Similarly, we also require a 20% deposit to assure your booking; this permits us to make astute preparations on your behalf. Deposits can be made via bank transfer or by means of credit card. The last 80% of the reserving costs may be paid upon your arrival in Kathmandu. We're government registered and the member of TAAN, NMA, and NTB. We assure that your trek and cash is secure with us. If you need further information regarding your journey please be in touch with us our representatives are ready 24/7 to serve you. See more at: http://www.backpackertreks.com
If above itinerary doesn't address your plan,please feel free to enquire further. Our team of Package developer would develop the package as per your wish. Happy Journey and Welcome to the land of Himalayas.