Everest Base Camp Trek

Introduction:

Trek to Everest Base Camp... Mt. Everest.. On top of the world.. also known as third pole of the earth.. 8848 mtrs! Ain’t that enough to blow your minds and pack your bags and hit the trails?? Let me tell you about Everest Base Camp, EBC as its popularly known, it isn’t just a physical trek, but a journey along a well-marked trails with some of the mightiest, beautiful and even notorious mountains on the earth, following the footsteps of legendary mountaineers, pleasant hospitality and mountain delicacy of Nepal culture.

Please do click on BROCHURE for more details of the trek, and have a look at interesting aspects of Everest Base Camp Trek

SCHEDULE  

11 -26 Apr 2020

17 Apr - 2 May 2020

23 Apr - 8 May 2020

1 - 16 May 2020

Apart from these fixed departures, we also customize batches as per your convenience.

ITINERARY: 

DAY DETAILS APROX. TREK DURATION
1 Arrive in Kathmandu (1400 m)  
2 Drive to Ramechap (4 hrs) and Fly to Lukla (2,800m) &  trek to Phakding (2652m)  3-4 hrs
3 Phakding to Namche bazaar (3440m) 5-6 hrs
4 Rest day (Height gain to altitude: 3884 m) 5-6 hrs
5 Trek to Tengboche (3870m) 4-5 hrs
6 Trek to Dingboche (4400m) 5-6 hrs
7 Rest Day (Height gain on Nagarjun Hill) 6-7 hrs
8 Dingboche to Lobuche (4900m) 3-4 hrs
9 Trek to Gorakshep (5180m), Trek to EBC and back to Gorakshep 6-7 hrs
10 Climb Kala Patthar (5500 m) (Optional) & trek down to Pheriche (4320 m) 8-9 hrs
11 Pheriche to Namche bazaar 8-9 hrs
12 Trek to Lukla 7 hrs
13 Spare Day for Lukla flight
14 Fly back – Lukla to Kathmandu  
15 Rest day in Kathmandu  
16 Departure from Nepal  
 

COST DETAILS: 

Cost mentioned below will take care of the expenses from Kathmandu till you are back to Kathmandu from the trek.

Option A: Indian Citizens:  52,000  + GST

Includes

  1. All airport to hotel transfers at Kathmandu
  2. 3 nights stay at Hotel in Kathmandu on twin sharing basis with breakfast only
  3. Kathmandu – LUKLA transportation by flight
  4. Accommodation during trekking
  5. Necessary paper works (ACAP permit)
  6. Trekking duffel bag and Sleeping bag for use, trekking map
  7. Daily Dispatch on website
  8. An experienced guide and porters
  9. One special dinner in Kathmandu

Excludes

  1. Food, Hot drinking water during the trek
  2. Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  3. Individual gear like windcheaters, feather jackets, walking sticks etc.
  4. Meals in Kathmandu except the breakfast
  5. Extra beverages and mineral water during the trek
  6. Personal expenses during trek like wi-fi, battery charging, hot water bath, etc.
  7. Emergency Medical Evacuation
  8. Tips for guides and porter
  9. VISA /permit / any other extra cost applicable to NON INDIAN passport holders.
Option B  - Indian Citizens: 67,000  ||  Non Indian Citizens:  € 1200 OR USD 1338

* Group Discount / Early booking Discount available

Included in above cost

  1. All airport to hotel transfers at Kathmandu
  2. 3 nights stay at Hotel in Kathmandu on twin sharing basis with breakfast only
  3. Kathmandu – LUKLA transportation by flight
  4. Food, Hot drinking water, and Accommodation during trekking
  5. Necessary paper works (ACAP permit)
  6. Trekking duffel bag and trekking map
  7. Daily Dispatch on website
  8. An experienced guide and porters
  9. One Special Farewell dinner in Kathmandu

NOT included in above cost

  1. Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  2. Personal gear like windcheaters, feather jackets, walking sticks etc.
  3. Meals in Kathmandu except the breakfast
  4. Extra beverages and mineral water during the trek
  5. Personal expenses during trek like wi-fi, battery charging, hot water bath, etc.
  6. Emergency Medical Evacuation
  7. Tips for guides and porter
  8. VISA /permit / any other extra cost applicable to NON INDIAN passport holders.

(Please note that the above mentioned cost is only for Indian Citizens, however, for the citizens of other countries, the cost will be different)

FITNESS GUIDELINES for Everest Base Camp Trek: 

All participants above 14 years are eligible to apply for this trek. The group size will be max 14. 

Facilities like excellent food, accommodation, first aid, to a certain extent communication, also chopper arrangements are easily available in case of emergency. However, one needs to go through fairly considerable amount of fitness regime, so keeping our goal in mind, we have some advice and guidance for training for Everest Base Camp trek. Please find that here

HOW TO REGISTER:

You can register for this trek throughout the year but the initial booking has to be done before 3 months of the reporting date. Following are simple steps for registration.

Enrollment Procedure:

Step 1: Fill up Online enrollment form. (The form should be filled only once. If you have filled it already you need not to refill.)

Step 2: Medical form from a medical practitioner.

Step 3: Download Indemnity bond, and print first page of the form on 500 Rs. stamp paper, fill the form and get it notarized by a legal practitioner. (Please note that the indemnity bond should be submitted only once)

(There are separate indemnity bonds for adults and minors. In case of minors, participant has to procure a consent letter from parents as well as from the school. We will share the format once you register)

Document Submission for Everest Base Camp Trek:
  1. Medical Form
  2. Indemnity Form
  3. Photocopy of Valid Passport/Election card (Only applicable for Indian citizens. Other foreign nationals should have their passports with them)
  4. Confirmed Air ticket
  5. Minors (below 16) should provide parent's consent letter & school consent letter

Step 4 : Payment methods

Option 1

Pay the trek fees by cheque in the name of “Guardian Giripremi Institute of Mountaineering”
Option 2 Transfer fees in our bank account
Bank details are given below
A/c Name- Guardian Giripremi Institute of mountaineering
A/c No. 35422707432 (current a/c)
IFSC Code SBIN0013530
Branch Karve Nagar, Pune 411052

Payment Terms –
30,000/- to be paid at the time of initial booking and balance 30 days prior to the trek.
Cancellation Policy –In case of any unavoidable reason if you happen to cancel your booking, please send the
cancellation request through email.
15,000/- will be deducted, and balance amount will be refunded, if cancellation is made 30 or more days prior to the reporting date of your selected batch.
25,000/- will be deducted, and balance amount will be refunded, if cancellation is made 15 to 30 days prior to the reporting date of your selected batch.
No refund will be made if cancellation is made within 15 days prior to date of departure.

 PREPARATIONS FOR HIGH ALTITUDE 

 PRACTICE TREKS:

The dates yet to be planned.. You can join Nisarganaad Treks for practice - http://ggim.in/nisargnaad-adventure-for-all/

 HIGH ALTITUDE WORKSHOP:

The dates yet to be planned..

Details will be shared once you register for the trek/expedition

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