Everest Advance Base Camp

21 Days

Everest Advance Base Camp Trek (Advance EBC Trek) from Tibet provides an aspiring opportunity to be on the foothill of the highest mountain in the world. This trek is also known as the Highest Trek in the World. Everest Advance Base Camp Trek profounds with the pre-eminent beauty of the Tibetan Plateau and its mysterious wonders. Though we will be trekking above 5000 meters, this trek is not a challenging trek. The trekkers should be very cautious about their gear and their health.

Trekking to Everest Advance Base Camp

Everest Advance Base Camp Trek goes through some of the most amazing cities of Tibet. Drive on the scenic road with the view of amazing landscape, traditional Tibetan villages, nomadic herdsman and their settlements, and a prominent view of Mountain Peaks. Staying 3 nights in Lhasa allows us to properly acclimatize our bodies. Lhasa, itself is a living museum and spiritual hub of Tibet. Visit Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple, and Barkor street and witness this mysterious land at a glance.

Leaving Lhasa we drive through this peculiar country, exploring the best of Tibet and staying in the finest hotels and guesthouses Tibet has to offer. We will have a cultural glimpse of Tibet not only in Lhasa but in Gyantse and Shigatse as well. Visit the Monasteries, Temples and enjoy the real Tibetan lifestyle.

A visit from Base Camp to Everest Advance Base Camp is the main highlight of this tour. The view of the North side of Everest from Camp III at 6,340m is unbelievable. This Advance Everest Base Camp of the North Col. route via the East Rongbuk Glacier is an incredible journey that you will cherish for your lifetime.

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Everest Advanced Base Camp Altitude

The maximum altitude we reach in this Everest Advance Base Camp Trek is 6,340 meters | 20,800 feet at Advance Base Camp (Camp III).

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Itinerary

Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, meet our office representative and be transferred to the hotel. You will have a complete pre-trip meeting. The rest of the day is free on my own. Overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.

After breakfast commences the exciting sightseeing tour of culturally rich Kathmandu City. We will visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple), and Patan City (City of Fine arts). Overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.

Fly to Lhasa from Kathmandu. You will be welcomed by High Altitude Nomad's representative and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for acclimatization purposes. Overnight at Hotel in Lhasa.

After breakfast commence for sightseeing tour in Lhasa. We will explore Sera Monastery, Jokhang Temple, and Norbulingka. Explore Barkhor market and interact with locals. Overnight at Hotel in Lhasa.

Today we will have a guided sightseeing tour of Potala Palace and Drepung Monastery. Overnight at Hotel in Lhasa.

After breakfast board the Land Cruiser and embark on the journey to Gyantse. Driving along the friendship highway, crossing passes like Khamba La and Kharo La to reach Gyantse. Overnight stay at Hotel in Gyantse.

Explore Gyantse. Visit to Gyantse Dzong and Kumbum. Later continue our drive to Shigatse. Shigatse is the second largest city in Tibet. Afternoon explores markets and monasteries. Overnight at Hotel in Shigatse.

Continue our drive along the Friendship highway, and pass the highest pass of our journey, Gyatso La pass (5,220m). Overnight stay at Hotel in Shegar.

We will leave Shegar and continue our drive to Rongbuk. Today you will see the first glimpse of Mount Everest. Overnight stay at Guest House.

We will stay in Rongbuk to acclimatize our body into thin air. Spend the day exploring the surrounding of Everest Base Camp. Overnight stay at Guest House.

Another free day at Rongbuk to acclimatize ourselves. Overnight stay at Guest House.

A challenging day as we trek to Camp I at an altitude of 5,460 meters. You will be mesmerized by the view of gigantic glaciers. Trek to the eastern side of Ice-cap towards Mount Everest. Overnight stay at Tented Camp.

Trek through the gravel hill to reach the western part of Glacier. In between the Icy pinnacle lies our today's destination, Interim Camp. Overnight stay at Tented Camp.

Today is free for you to acclimatize. Relax and enjoy the superb view from your tent. Overnight stay at Tented Camp.

Today trek uphill into the icy maze to reach Changtse glacier. Trek up more forward to reach Camp II. Our camp will be set in a beautiful location in between the icy glaciers.

Depending on the decision of members, we decide to stay overnight at Camp III or simply hike to camp Advance Base Camp and return to Camp II for an overnight stay. If you wish you can spend your night at Advance Base Camp. Camp III, the Advance Everest Base Camp for the North Col route to Mount Everest, lies dramatically within the flattened gravel mounds next to the Glacier. You can see the view of Everest as close as possible, as the top is just 2400 meters above you. This is the closest & highest you can get to the top of Mount Everest without climbing permits.

Retrace your trial back to Base Camp. The trek this day is long yet rewarding. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.

After a heavy breakfast starts driving along the Friendship highway to reach the small settlement of Gyirong, on the Nepal-Tibet border. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.

Today enter Nepal, where our representative will pick you up and start a scenic drive to Kathmandu. Upon arrival, transfer to Hotel for an overnight stay.

Full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu city awaits you. Explore the real essence of Kathmandu with a full-day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city consisting of Kathmandu Durbar Square (City of Temple), Swoyambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple), and Patan City (City of fine arts). Evening you will be transferred to a Nepalese restaurant for Authentic Nepalese cuisine with a cultural show.

Your trip ends. After breakfast, you will be transferred to International Airport to board your flight to your next destination.

Cost Includes

  • Arrival/ departure transfers, sightseeing tour as mentioned above using the private air-conditioned vehicle in Nepal, and all land transport using a private Land Cruiser in Tibet.
  • Three nights' twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu using a 3-star category hotel with breakfast.
  • Twin sharing accommodation in the best possible Hotels and Guesthouses with breakfast in Tibet.
  • Three times meal a day while camping, freshly prepared by our kitchen crew.
  • Complimentary farewell dinner on day 20 with a cultural show.
  • Experienced local English-speaking guide throughout the tour in Nepal & Tibet and experienced local trek guide in Tibet with his salary, equipment, meals, and insurance.
  • Tibet Travel Permit fees, necessary monument entrance fees at all places in Nepal & Tibet
  • Necessary camping equipment e.g. two men's tent, dining tent, kitchen tent, tables, chairs, mattresses, etc.
  • Yak and Yak man during The Trekking To carry Luggage and Food
  • Necessary trekking permits, detailed pre-trip meeting, comprehensive first-aid kit.

Cost Excludes

  • Any kind of International Airfare including Kathmandu - Lhasa flight. (US$ 490 approx which is subject to change upon booking)
  • Any visa fees (except Tibet travel permits), airport taxes, or Fuel Surcharge.
  • Lunch and dinner wishlist in Nepal and Tibet except during camping days as per the above program.
  • Personal trekking gear, personal expenses, bar bills, telephone, wifi in lodges, hot water, hot shower, and beverages.
  • Any kind of extra expenses occur due to unforeseen situations like flight cancellation, natural calamities, or political disturbances)
  • Personal Medical/ Travel or Evacuation Insurance.
  • Tips for trekking crew (not mandatory but highly appreciated)

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Everest Advance Base Camp