Kala Patthar EBC Trek with Sherpa Guides

Duration: 15 Days   |   Based on 1 Review

Kala Patthar meaning Black Rock in English, lies at an elevation of 5,550m above the sea level, providing an awe-inspiring view of the stunning mountains. It is one of the highest points in the Himalaya that does not require any technical climbing skills, thus adding more popularity to it. The structure of Everest restricts clear visibility of the Everest Summit from the Everest Base Camp due to which trekkers opt to climb up to Kala Patthar for a better view of the world-famous, Mt. Everest. Kala Patthar EBC trek with Sherpa guides leads its trekkers to a remarkable and unforgettable journey that touches their soul with its overwhelming beauty. Walking through the perfectly blended villages with the unique Sherpa culture and the blissful rhododendron forests is simply life-changing. Trekkers are offered with wide ranges of flora and fauna, along with spiritually enlightening monumental landscapes and enchanting monasteries.

Everest Base Camp Kalapathar Trek has always been challenging but is one of the most popular and wonderful trekking packages in the Khumbu Region. This strenuous yet exciting journey to Kala Patthar commences with a half an hour scenic flight to a small airstrip of Lukla airport. We follow a pleasant route passing through some pine forests and rhododendron flowers all the way to Namche Bazaar, the main trading hub in the Khumbu Region. The trekkers also get an opportunity to visit the UNESCO world heritage site, Sagarmatha National park along with tiny Sherpa villages, Khumbu valleys, and legendary monasteries over high Himalayan passes. The trail passes alongside the mesmerizing view of the splendid Himalayan giants including Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Makalu, and Thamserku. 

Furthermore, making our way through the alpine forests, stony trails, splashing waterfalls, glacial rivers, and monasteries, we reach Kala Patthar. Here, you will enjoy a spellbinding 360 panoramic view of the Himalayas covering us from all sides. Since the trail is strenuous, we will have enough acclimatization days included in the itinerary. Throughout the trip, you will get an opportunity to click limitless photographs to remember this exceptional journey that you will cherish for a lifetime. The journey that combines the best Himalayan views with thrilling cultural experiences and the satisfaction of having achieved a physically demanding trail, Kala Patthar Everest Base Camp trek with Sherpa guides is truly one of the best treks in the Himalayan region.

Highlights

  • Travel through Sagarmatha National park, tiny Sherpa villages, Khumbu valleys, legendary monasteries and over high Himalayan passes.
  • Explore a magic blend of unique culture and tradition of friendly Sherpa people, monumental landscapes and awe-inspiring views of high mountains 
  • Enjoy the beautiful climb to Kala Patthar and base camp of the world highest peak lead by Sherpa Guides 
  • Experience the combination of  Himalayan views with thrilling cultural experiences and the satisfaction of having achieved a physically demanding trip.
     

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m):
  • Day 02A Scenic flight from Kathmandu to lukla(2,880m), trek to Phakding (2,640m), 4 hrs walk:
  • Day 03Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,445m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 04Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization, hike to Everest view hotel:
  • Day 05Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,860m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 06Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4,260m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 07Rest at Dingboche for acclimatization and excursion in and around the places:
  • Day 08Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4,900m), 6 to 7 hrs walking:
  • Day 09Trek from Lobuche (4,900m) to Gorakshep (5,180m) and retrace back to Gorakshep:
  • Day 10Trek from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar (5,545m) and back to Pheriche (4,243m), 6 hrs walk:
  • Day 11Trek from Pheriche to Phortse (3,750m), 4 to 5 hrs walking:
  • Day 12Trek from Phortse (3,750m) to Namche (3,445m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 13Trek from Namche to Monjo then to Lukla (2,800m), 6 to 7 hrs walking:
  • Day 14Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, 35 minutes flight:
  • Day 15Final departure:
Detail Itinerary

Inclusion

  • The entire airport picks up and drops.
  • Standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Necessary flights from Kathmandu to Lukla return trips.
  • Everest National park fee with trekking permit.
  • Tims card (trekking information management system card).
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and dinner) during the trekking period.
  • Accommodation (Guest house or mountain lodges) during the trekking period.
  • English speaking guide and highly experienced staffs.
  • Staffs food, clothing, salary and their insurance.
  • All necessary grounded transportation.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Welcome and fare well dinner in Kathmandu hosts by Ram Kumar.
  • Our service charges with VAT and Local / Government Taxes.

 

  • Sightseeing or any extra activities except the above program.
  • Personal nature expenses.
  • Bar bill and all kind of drinks.
  • Rescue & Evacuation.
  • Gratitude (tip) for staff.

 

PRICES & DATES

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
19 Nov, 2019 - 03 Dec, 2019Guaranteed$1350 USD
25 Nov, 2019 - 09 Dec, 2019Guaranteed$1350 USD
29 Nov, 2019 - 13 Dec, 2019Guaranteed$1350 USD
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Useful Information

Kala Patthar EBC Trek with Sherpa Guides aka Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek is a strenuous expedition in Everest Region.  Please read about Acute Mountain Sickness before making a final decision to book the Everest Base Camp Kalapatthar Trek.

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