7 Days Everest Base Camp Trek

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  • 7 Days
Price per personUS$1099
We Offer Group Price
No. of peoplePrice P.P
1 - 1 US$ 2199
2 - 2 US$ 1850
3 - 5 US$ 1399
6 - 10 US$ 1099
20 October, 2021
$2199 x 1 guests:
$2199

Total
$2199
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  • Trip Duration7 Days
  • Difficulty LevelModerate - Strenuous
  • Best SeasonMarch- May, Sep- Dec
  • Max Altitude5545 m (Kalapathar)

Overview

Everest Base Camp Trek with Helicopter return- 7 Day

WHY US?

  • Free airport transfers to and from International and Domestic Airports upon arrival and departures.
  • Complimentary employment of any essential trekking equipment, such as sleeping bags, down jackets, walkie-talkies, and an oximeter to monitor your oxygen and pulse will be provided free of cost.
  • Pleasurable souvenirs of your Himalayan adventure: A route map and a t-shirt emblazoned with the ART’S logo!
  • Assemble all the permits, accommodations, transportation, and round-trip flight tickets from and to Lukla.
  • Full-board Daily meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) provided during the trek
 
Trek to Everest Base Camp, the highest mountain in the world, and returning back by Helicopter ride isn’t sound amazing? Prepare to enter a world of astonishing alpine landscapes, unspoiled wilderness, and vital centers of the Buddhist faith. Join Alpine Ramble Treks on this opportunity to complete the Everest Base Camp Trek in just a single week.

We’d welcome you to join us on this 7 –Day Everest Base Camp Trek adventure to reach your ultimate destination for at least once in a lifetime experience in the magnificent Himalayas, a heaven on earth especially for adventurous trekkers. 

When you think of traveling in the Himalayas of Nepal, do you think of the Everest Base Camp Trek? The mighty Mount Everest has been a household name since 1953 when Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay first made history by reaching the mountain’s 8,848-meter summit. But you don’t have to be a mountaineer to enjoy all that Everest has to offer.

Reaching Everest Base Camp on foot is the ultimate achievement for any adventurous hiker, and it can be accomplished in just one week. Alpine Ramble Treks has crafted our special seven-day Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary to help you realize this dream.

Our seven-day trekking package is the perfect combination of challenge and reward, with steep staircases leading to splendid views of fertile valleys and high-altitude passes ascending to tremendous panoramas of the Himalayas themselves.

Hiking for a week at a high elevation does demand a certain degree of physical strength and mental endurance, but with the help of your trusted guide—and your own passion and determination—you’ll soon reach Everest Base Camp for yourself.

It’s easy to see why the Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most celebrated hiking routes in all of Nepal. As you trek through the rocky ravines, rhododendron forests, and steep mountain paths of the Khumbu region, you’ll lay your eyes upon the highest mountains in the world.

And we’re not just talking about Mount Everest! Our seven-day trekking itinerary will bring you to the lookout point of Kala Patthar, where you’ll enjoy a 360-degree feast for the eyes from an altitude of 5,545 meters.

You’ll be fully surrounded by the stunning Himalayan giants known as Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori, and Ama Dablam—to name just a few. And if you’re a nature lover, you’ll savor the opportunity to explore the mysterious Sagarmatha National Park on the way there, keeping your eyes peeled for rare birds and mammals.

Of course, the Everest Base Camp Trek is also famous as the home to the colorful communities of the Khumbu’s Sherpa inhabitants. These friendly villagers are renowned worldwide for both their hospitality and their incredible mountaineering skills.

Alpine Ramble Treks has designed our seven-day Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary to appeal to travelers with limited time to spend in the mountains. You can rely on your expert guide to share the highlights of this historic trail from start to finish, from the dramatic landing strip at Lukla to the bustling communities of Namche Bazaar and Tengboche.

You’ll even get to enjoy a helicopter flight from Gorak Shep to Lukla: a rare privilege that’s sure to become one of your most cherished memories. All told, don’t be surprised if you fall in love with the natural beauty of the Himalayas and the friendly people who make their home in these mountains.

For many visitors to Nepal, completing the Everest Base Camp Trek is nothing short of a life-changing experience. If you’re ready to plan your own successful adventure, reach out to us today by email or WhatsApp at +977 9851175531.

Highlights

  • Visit beautiful temples in Kathmandu valley 
  • A short but scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (Tenzing Hillary Airport) 
  • Walk-through the most beautiful villages of the region
  • Meeting Sherpa people and learn about their culture and lifestyle
  • Trekking in the corner of the majestic mountains every day 
  • Hike to Kalapathar for the sunrise view on the mountains
  • Enjoy the worlds most beautiful mountains of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama-Dablam, Pumori, and many more
  • Dramatic flight back to Lukla from Base camp by helicopter
 

Itinerary

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Early in the morning, you’ll be picked from the hotel for your flight to Lukla, Catch a picturesque mountain flight to the magical land of Lukla from a hustling and bustling city of Kathmandu, on your short dramatic flight, you’ll be enjoying stunning views of the Himalayas including Mt.Everest. As soon as landed at the Lukla airport, you will be surprisingly rewarded by the beautiful surrounded mountain where you will meet the local Sherpas and begin the trek to Phakding for today's 4 hours walk. Trek from Lukla towards Phakding is a normal and easy move following the Dudh Kosi River through pine and cedar woods to the first camp of Phakding. Spend our first night of the trek on the mountain at the handful of exceptional tea house here in Phakding, and have a great dinner.

  • Trekking Lodge
  • 4hrs approx
  • Lunch+ Dinner
  • 2600m

The trek began after an excellent first breakfast in the mountain, today we’ll trek around 5-6 hours to reach Namche Bazaar from where you can witness the your first look at Everest itself. The trek from Phakding is beautiful where you will be crossing the Dudh Kosi River and head up the Khumbu valley following in the footsteps of the mountain porters loaded with supplies for hotels in Namche Bazaar, Tengbiche, Dingboche and Gorakshep. The section of the trek is easier than second sections, the trail from Phakding to double bridges have a level ground walk via Monjo and Jorsalle, from the end section of the suspension or Hillary bridge the walk starts to get a little tougher, with a steep ascent to Namche Bazaar through the blue pine forest. If the trek in spring, you will be appreciated by a beautiful rhododendron flowers are bright in bloom in the valley, the views today is spectacular, enjoy the magnificent mountains vistas of high mountain including the first view of Everest. Reaching Namche bazzar, is another highlight of the day for today, explore a beautiful trade center in the Himalaya, this is the last point where you can get a last chance to check your equipment and hire any additional gear for the high altitudes. If you want to see nightlife or take a pool hall in the mountain then Namche Bazaar is still for you and it is the last chance to enjoy. 

  • Trekking Lodge
  • 5-6 hrs approx
  • Breakfast + Lunch+ Dinner
  • 3,440m/11,283ft

On the third official trek day, the route from Namche to Tengboche is unbelievably beautiful, you’ll enjoy the close-up in front mountain views of Thamserku, Kantega, Ama-dablom, Kusungkangru, Phortse peak, as well Mount Everest and Lhotse in distance. The distance from Namche Bazza to Tengboche is today which takes around 4-5 hours walking through rhododendron forests, mani walls, Chorten (stupas) to reach Phunge Thanka where normally stop for a lunch, after lunch cross a suspension bridge and start climbs for another 1 and a half hour to reach Tangboche, the trail after lunch is a relatively tougher intern of ascent than before the lunch, as soon as you reach Tangbocche, you will be so much elegant with a stupendous surrounded mountains and the Monastery- the largest monastery in the Khumbu region, visit the monastery in the evening when live ceremony happens by monks, overnight at the lodge with inclusive meals.

  • Trekking Lode
  • 5 hrs approx
  • Breakfast + Lunch+ Dinner
  • 3,870 m

Early morning, visit the Monastery again to see the praying ceremony if you have missed the last night, Have a fabulous breakfast with the views at the lodge, After breakfast, take some time to be prepared your backpack and do some stretch as usual then time to move on to our another destination for the day, Trek from Tangboche we follow is down through the rhododendron forest to a little town of Deboche and cross an exciting bridge with a roaring Imja Khola beneath our feet and take an ascent, from here then the trail becomes gradually up hills to the Pangboche and Somare village where we take lunch before heading towards Dingboche, the trail we follow from Somare is a gradual flat level that takes us along a path that hugs the valley wall and then across wide plains to a split in the valley. 

  • Trekking Lodge
  • 5 hrs approx
  • Breakfast + Lunch+ Dinner
  • 4,350m

After our breakfast at Dingboche, we start our first ascent at the edge of the Pheritse village, the trail is a gradual climb on a wide alpine valley that fascinated by the views of Ama-doblom, Lhotse, Phortse peak, and Cholatse, until we reach the at Dughla where you have an option to take a snap or lunch before we climbing towards the Labuche, the trek from Dhugla is harder or climb until the terminal moraine of the Khumbu glacier is now attempted that takes one hour to reach on the top, on the top of the climb, it is marked by a sequence of stone monuments to honor some of the climbers that have not returned from expeditions. From this point to Labuche is about another 30 minutes following the gentle trail where you will be rewarded by magnificent mountain ranges of Pumori, Lhotse, Nuptse, Labuche peak, and many more, overnight at Labuche with exceptional food.

  • Tea House
  • 4-5 hrs approx
  • Breakfast + Lunch+ Dinner
  • 4,940 m

On the sixth day of the trek, we are beginning the trek early after breakfast, the trail leads us to gentle mode, the Khumbu glacier becomes on your right ridge. After an hour of trek, you will reach the Lobuche pass as it situated at an altitude of 5110 meters from here to Gorakshep takes another one hour of walking through the moraine stones. Reaching Gorakshep, take some good rest while taking our lunch or snacks, after a short relaxing, we start to trek the Everest base camp the final destination of the journey. The trail and Base camp itself is full of trekkers during the peak season and had to move on as traffic affects even in the mountain. The trail is easier but some of the trails are hard over the glaciers and you can move properly due to the high altitudes. So the final walk would be only 2 hours from Gorakshep to Base camp, as soon as you are at the Everest base camp- the highest mountain in the world, you will be so thankful for these rewarding views of the Himalayas like Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori, Lhotse face, and many others as well as Ice glacier where you can be explored. After an amazing time, and photography at the base camp, then we come back to Gorakshep that takes one and a half hour, from Gorakshep, you will be flying back to Lukla by helicopter. During this dramatic mountain flight, you will have a great chance to be close-up with these magnificent mountains, there is no camera zoom needed to take pictures of these magical mountains, the scenic flight takes you back to Lukla where you will have a wonderful evening spending at the best accommodations with the best foods, it's a blessed moment for you, so you can enjoy your last day here with the best moment possible, enjoying the local foods, visiting local places or celebrating the success with your team members. 

And, in the evening, we host a farewell dinner at a Nepali restaurant with cultural shows.

  • Trekking Lodge
  • 6 hrs approx
  • Breakfast + Lunch+ Dinner
  • 5,364 m Kalapthar

Enjoy an excursion breakfast at Lukla before heading back to Kathmandu, today we have a short flight back to Kathmandu where our journey ends up with so many beautiful experiences. During the flight, keep an eye peeled for one last glimpse of the mighty Mount Everest from the window of your plane this morning. On your arrival, you will be warmly greeted by our airport representative and transfer to the hotel. The rest of the time, you may explore the city itself or take a good rest at your hotel with good foods to recover well.

Please note: The trekking times indicated above are approximate and are best used as general guidelines. During the Everest Base Camp Trek, you’ll be able to travel freely at your own pace. We also have the option to build an extra day into the itinerary to acclimatize, where needed.

  • 35 m by airplane
  • Breakfast
  • 1450 m

Trip inclusion

  • Free Airport transfer on arrival and departures by private vehicles.
  • Full-Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner- the main course) during the trek
  • Alpine Ramble’s experienced, and government-licensed, English-speaking trekking guide.
  • All salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance for the guide.
  • All necessary papers including Everest national park permit and TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System) 
  • Trekking equipment such as the Sleeping bag, and down jacket will be provided free of cost 
  • 6- night accommodations at Trekking lodges  during the trek
  • A handful of assistant guides for the group of 8 pax or above
  • A round-trip flight between Kathmandu and Lukla including all the applicable taxes.
  • Supplementary snacks: energy bar, crackers, and cookies, etc.
  • Available seasonal fresh fruits dessert every evening after dinner.
  • A certificate of appreciation after the successful trek.
  • ART' hosts a farewell dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional shows.
  • Alpine Ramble’s complimentary free T-shirt, and  route map,
  • Oximeter to measure the oxygen and Pulse level during the trek up in the mountain.
  • A basic first aid box including Diamox and other medications 
  • Emergency rescue operation assistance in arranging in case of complex health conditions (funded by your Travel Insurance)
  • All government, Local taxes, and official Expenses
  • Nepal entry visa fees, you can easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu.
  • Extra accommodation and meals before and after the trek 
  • Extra drinks as alcoholic & non-alcoholic such as Fanta, Coca-cola, sprite, water, beer, etc.
  • Additional cost by out of management control due to the landscape, weather condition, illness, change of government policies, strikes, and physical condition, etc.
  • Surplus luggage charges for domestic airport
  • Personal expenses such as snacks, laundry, telephone, WIFI, hot shower, etc at tea houses on a trek.
  • Travel insurance has to cover emergency rescue evacuation from the high-altitude 
  • Personal trekking equipment for this trek 
  • Gratitudes to the guides and staffs (recommended by culture) 
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the Price Include section of this trek.

Trip Info

Foods on 7 Days EBC trek

Trek to Everest, the highest mountain in the world through the most fascinating land of the Himalayas is an amazing adventure experience of a lifetime for a reason, for multiple days of trekking, we obviously need a solid diet and hygienic foods to keep us strong and energized.

As we trek in the mountains our body obviously needs a good level of dieting foods like protein and carbohydrates to maintain our fitness level for the trekking. However, the meal in this trek is very handy but it might be a slightly different size, taste than as it is in city areas.

During the trek, we have a pretty wide selection of the food items on the tea houses menus which are originated and prepared by the local community, the names of the most common meals of the region as given below.

Common Breakfast options - Tibetan Breads (a fried bread in oil, it’s also named by Gurung bread in Annapurna area), Chapati with Cheese (dry bread- a local wheat bread), Oatmeal, French toast with jam, honey and peanut butter, Corn Flakes, Hashed brown, fried, Scrambles and boiled eggs, pancakes, porridge with milk, Muesli, Vegetable items and any kind of hot drinks are available except espresso, Americano

Common Lunch options – different verity of Thukpa (noodle soup), Dahl and Bhat (Nepalese local meal), Momos ( dumplings), Tibetan / chapatti bread, Macroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, a verity of soups, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, burgers and Pizza, yak steak and desserts items.

Common Dinner options- Momos (dumplings) different verity of Thukpa (noodle soup), Dahl and Bhat (Nepalese local meal), Tibetan / chapatti bread, Macroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, a verity of soups, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, Raman soups, burgers and Pizza, yak steak, desserts items, hot and cold drinks are available on the menus on tea house, the menu’s selected meals are fresh and healthy with hygienic specialists by the mountain for the mountain trekkers.

On the tea houses, the menu has plenty of non-veg items are mentioned but officially any of the meats are not on our list of recommendations because the meat in the mountain such as high areas is not sanitary and healthy. However, we would like to persuade you to avoid taking meat, Alcoholic drinks, and smoking.

Deseret and Snack options,- Rice Pudding, Apple pie, fruit snicker/ mars bar, popcorns, cake, and pastries, etc.

Hot Drink options – Varieties of hot drinks like black/milk coffees, black/mint/ginger/Green/ lemon honey teas, hot chocolates, hot mango juice, hot oranges juice, hot pineapple juice, etc.)

Drinking-Water on 7 Days EBC trip

Drinking water is very important while trekking in the mountain at altitude. It's available everywhere along the way. However, buying a regular bottle of mineral water can cost anywhere between 1-3 USD. Another option, you can also get to refill the water from taps without any charges, in this case, the water might not be as clean as the new bottle of water but it can be fine to drink by using purification pills or other purification methods. Remember, water is very important even at altitude, keep drinking and stay hydrated.

Accommodations on 7 Days EBC trip

Accommodations on the mountain are very simple in tea hoses. The rooms typically only 2- 3 single beds with nice and warm blankets, pillows, comfortable matrices, attached bathrooms (not everywhere), and nice views. However, a singles private room will be provided during the trek without any extra cost for solo female travelers.

During the trek, we will ensure and accommodate you to the best available tea houses with great views of the mountain and sceneries.

NOTE: Kathmandu has a large range of luxury stars hotel offers to select for your stay. However, we will also be pleased to be part of this help to make the reservations for the 4 and 5 start hotel booking as well on request.

Best Time to Travel on 7 days EBC trip

Choose the best month for your remarkable trekking experience of a lifetime! Nepal has five seasons like many other countries; spring, Summer, Monsoon, Autumn, and Winter. Among all these seasons there is mainly two distinct trekking season for Everest Base Camp or any region treks in Nepal which are autumn and spring.

Spring (Pre-monsoon) – Spring includes Feb, March, April, and May, the weather in this month is largely stable and dry with a moderate climate. This time of the year is fairly perfect for trekking in the Everest region offers a crystal clear view of the mountains and sceneries every day, the Temperature can reach up to 15- 20 degrees Celsius in the daytime and the temperature at the nighttime can drop down to - 8/12 degrees Celsius. The spring welcomes thousands of flora and vegetation that make the trek more beautiful and enjoyable in Nepal.

Autumn (Post monsoon)- Autumn is another great season for trekking on Everest Base Camp, Autumn includes months of September, October, November, and December. During the autumn, the temperatures should be rated as between 14-20 degrees in the daytime, and nighttime can decrease to -5/10 degrees Celsius, it’s great for trekking.

Passport and Visa

Travelers can get an- On Arrival Visa at Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu, Nepal upon arrival. The visa fee for a three-month tourist- visa is 40 USD; it's playable at the airport. Please note that your holding passport should be validated at least six months from the date of your arrival. Meanwhile, travelers of Indian and Chinese nationalities are not required to pay this fee since the country declared a free visa for these 2 countries.

Travel Insurance for 7 Days EBC trip

For Safety reasons, Travel insurance is mandatory for trekkers in participating in any trek and tour programs on the mountains. Getting travel insurance, especially while traveling in the mountain areas is like security on which you can rely and enjoy your trip without any worries. We highly recommend getting good compressive travel insurance that covers things like emergency helicopter rescue, medical evacuation expenses it will be assisted protection tour to cover personal injury, injury, repatriation expenses, and any kind of illness will be covered. Having good travel insurance will not only guarantee you peace of mind while you travel with us but also provide you with complete coverage for anything things that may go wrong.

Gears list for 7 days EBC trip

The following lists are the essentials trekking gear that is recommended for trekking in Nepal and all listed gears can also buy easily in Kathmandu, Kathmandu has a number of shops selling the necessary clothes and gear for trekkers.

  • A few pairs of top and lower Thermal
  • A warm and comfortable Fleece jacket or pullover
  • Waterproof jacket one pair 
  • Warm and thicker Down jacket ( Down jackets are included and the company can provide it if you do not have your own)
  • A few pairs of Comfortable Fleece or wool trousers
  • Good size of Trekking pants take a few pairs
  • A warm pair of woolen gloves as well as waterproof
  • some pair of Warm Hiking socks
  • Trekking sue with spare laces
  • A pair of flip flop
  • few pair Underwears and Swiming costume
  • Hiking trousers and shirts in Cotton and others too
  • A nice sun-blocking hat or scarf
  • A Sunglasses
  • A big and warm Sleeping bag ( It will be provided by the company if you do not have your own)
  • Trekking poles if you think you need it 
  • Good size and comfortable day bag above 40 L
  •  Headlamp with extra batteries 
  • Small lock for the day backpack
  • Reusable water bottles  two letters
  • Take some water purification tablets or electric light
  • A washing towel
  • Toiletries (wet tissue, quick-drying towel, toilet paper, moisturizers, lip balms, sunscreens, sanitary pads, hand sanitizer, nail clipper, small mirror, toothpaste & brush, etc)
  • rain cost or Rain poncho
  • Basic personal first aid kit

Safety and Satisfactions

SAFETY IS OUR TOP PRIORITY- NOTHING IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN THE SAFETY AND HEALTH OF OUR CLIENTS AND EMPLOYEES.

Our 7 Days Everest Base Camp Itinerary is a fully guided trek where you will get a highly experienced and knowledgeable English-speaking and friendly local guide who'd be accompanied by the group from the moment you land to the end of the journey. Our guides are fully insured and have been well trained by the government of Nepal, we work with certified guides. However, our leaders or guides will be carrying all the essential equipment with a first aid kit for safety reasons during the trek; Somehow, we also suggest taking some of your own medical kits if you have the ones. Just in case, if any one of our group members has any trouble with mountain sickness or any unforeseen circumstances during the trek in the mountain then we will always be standing by to send a rescue helicopter to bring our clients back. In this case, we may ask your travel insurance to claim the funds for your rescue, so make sure you have reliable travel insurance covering medical evacuation and an emergency rescue helicopter up to 600 m.

Responsible tourism

We highly respect your culture so why not respect the local culture while trekking in the mountains, follow some common steps, please

  • respect the local people and their laws, custom and their beliefs

  • always ask your guides for permission before doing something in the local community.
  • support the keep environment clean, wherever you would travel and dispose of rubbish
  • help the local community to encourage the positive sides of tourism as long as possible.

Booking and Confirmation 

Alpine Ramble Treks (P) Ltd. is a government-authorized and registered trekking and adventure operator based in Nepal. The company registered number is 178805/074/075. We are also associated with various local and international tourism associations, therefore, any adventure interested persons are heartily welcomed to be booked and be part of our family now, we treat you as family members while traveling with us. we called the mountain family, home away from home with us.

To process a trip booking with us, you're required to deposit 20 % of the full trip cost in advance to the prior of time to make sure all the reservations such as Hotels, guides, trekking permits, transportation, etc. the remaining of the payment can be easily made to us on your arrival by credit cards or in cash - cash would be much appreciated. At the same time, we would also like to request you to send all the required documents such as passport, travel insurance copies, and flight details at the time of booking.

Last Minute- Bookings 

The last-minute booking is acceptable and can be made by any interested travelers a day before the trip gets started. Moreover, the payment should be made 100% if you are booking this for the last minute and the booking can be made directly through the online form or, sending us an email, messages on Whatsapp, or by calling. But, Last minute booking may not be acceptable for Bhutan and Tibet trips.

Extra personal expenses

Our short Everest Base Camp trek is inclusive that covers all the foods (Lunch, Breakfast, and Dinner), and accommodation during the trek, guide, transportations, permits, etc. But please note that any personal and Barbier bills are excluded also the porter to carry your luggage, the porter can arrange at an extra cost.

We look forward to experiencing this trip with you soon!

FAQs

Yes, on upon arrival at Tribhuvan International airport, you’ll be received and welcomed by one of our Alpine Ramble crews and transfer to the respective hotel
 

Altitudes in the Himalayas of Nepal definitely demand excellent stamina, tough determination, and the best health condition. Some sections of the trek are quite demanding and some days might even require 5-7 hours of walking.

Although the trek to the Everest Base Camp is considered moderate and easily attainable, it is no walk in the park.

Moreover, the good news is that no technical skill is required to plan your trek or any other exploratory trips in Nepal. However, your prior hiking experience will definitely be considered a plus point. A few months of regular exercise including walking and jogging is recommended before the trip to build up the required stamina.

Our professional guides will do their best to keep a reasonable pace throughout the trek. They will always be on hand to encourage and give advice when required. Their aim is for all participants to not only complete this trek but to have the best time of their life exploring the wonderful Himalayas.

Yes, Or guide will be taking a first aid kit with basis medicines including Diamox. However, we would recommend you to take some medicine by yourself. 

Yes, Three meals of a day including breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided during the trek in the mountain and foods you will be eating as per menu- offers a wide verity of meals including local and western continentals. 

Yes, you can be paid either way. However, we recommend you to pay in cash for the remaining of your tour balance, paying by credit card charge you 4 % extra as serving fee by the bank. Any amounts of cash are acceptable! 

The travelers need to be paid 10% of the full trip cost in advance and remaining of the funds for trekking can be made on arrival in Kathmandu. For the booking of your trip please go through the section of "BOOK YOUR TRIP" and click there to make your reservation, it's instant booking confirmation. 

 

Yes, Kathmandu has plenty of shops offering the best prices for trekking gears.

The best season of the year for this trek is Autumn ( Spe- Dec) and Spring ( March-May) with the clear sky and great views- the temperatures are moderate, you can also do the trek in other months as well with less crowded. 

 

Yes, we have a safe place to store your luggage at our Hotel or office.

Yes, The laundry and Hot shower (more likely bucket shower at the higher point of the trek) services are available with small charge 

Yes, we will help you to exchange your current very easily 

Yes, almost every teahouse has Wifi offer with a little charge 

Yes, Visitors can get - On Arrival visa very easily at the Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu, Nepal. 'On Arrival' visa procedure is very quick and simple. You can expect some queues during peak Tourist season.

Yes, travel insurance is mandatory for trekking to the Everest region. -your travel insurance must cover medical and emergency repatriation inclusive of helicopter rescue and evacuation expenses at high altitude for individual trekking members, please kindly provide us your insurance to us at the time of booking your trip or later - before your trip get started. Alpine Ramble will help and assist you to buy travel insurance for potential unforeseen events or altitude sickness during the trek.

The answer is absolutely Yes, we have been trekking many times with a solo female trekker and all of the trekking tours have successfully done by supporting the help of our friendly and experienced Guides and sherpa team.
 

Everest base camp elevation is 5364 meters 

The Highest Point of our trek is 5545 meters (KALAPATHAR)  above the sea level 

Yes, Our Guide and Porters are all insured and they have trekking climbing insurances for trekking to any mountain in Nepal.

 

Of course, yes, you can!  This trekking tour can be done by anyone from 8 years young to 75 years old with a reasonably fit by physical and mental. However, this trekking tour will be guided by a highly experienced and knowledgeable guide who helps you to accomplish the trek with great help and support thoroughly.

Yes, The trekkers should have to have registered trekking permits of Sagarmatha National Park Permit and TIMS (Trekker's Management Systems) and they are all helped and provided by Alpine Ramble Trekks- it's all are included on our package program.

Apparently, the hiking would be at least 4-6  hours per day

Yes, you could choose to own your departure dates according to your time and schedule if the published Departure dates are not suitable for your travel plans, we will help you to customize the trip Itinerary on your own time and preferences. 
  • Ascend Slowly
  • Avoid Alcohol, Cigarettes & Tobacco
  • Proper Acclimatization Rest and walk slowly
  • Drink plenty of water - at least 3 liters of a day
  • Eat Well and Plenty- mostly soups items like garlic, ginger, etc
  • Use the Diamox as per Doctor's instructors if AMS symptoms grew 

Reviews

  • Sandra V - March 18, 2017

    The service was excellent. We had the best trek ever, with Krishna leading the way as the perfect guide. Very friendly, respectful, with a lot of fun as well. We could walk our own pace, and have enough space. It made us fall in love with Nepal!