Mount Everest is the symbol of passion, hardship, wilderness adventure and the deity of Nepal. This world’s tallest mountain expedition is the daunting task but it can be felt at its foothill via Everest Base Camp Trekking in Nepal package. Enjoy the lofty mountains, alpine forests, high altitude lakes, Sherpa culture and glacial rivers by booking the Everest Base Camp trek (EBC) package of Nepal Unique Treks & Expedition.
The trekking starts from the adventurous mountain flight taking you to the small yet vibrant Sherpa town Lukla from Kathmandu. The flight acts as the trailers to see the terrain and the mountains to walk on as the Mountain View from the window of your plane is magnificent. The landing in the world’s extreme airport provides thrilling sensation and once you have landed in Lukla the walking in the trail to Everest Base Camp starts. The trek is easier as the trail is slightly downhill and flat until Phakding. The first day’s trek to Phakding is easy and gets pass fast with the anticipation of encountering the world’s tallest mountain. The uphill tramping would take you to the capital of Sherpa Community Namche Bazaar. The acclimatization takes place in this happening town of Sherpa. The short hiking to the Everest View hotel or the hiking to Khumjung would be your acclimatization activity. During a day’s break in Namche, you can observe the lifestyle of Sherpa along with the panoramic views of the Mountains in the Mahalangur range like Kongde, Thamserku, Amadablam, Tabuche, Everest, Lhotse, Kusum Pangaru etc. The combination of uphill and downhill crossing the river as well as alpine forests will take you to the spiritual Sherpa village Tengboche.
This place is famous for the monastery and lots of the trekkers find peace and tranquility in this picturesque village. The smell of incense and sound of prayers would revitalize your inner soul. From Tengboche, the trekking trail leads you to Gorakshep passing by the Dingboche. Gorakshep will act as your camping site from where the short hiking in Nepal will take you to the Everest Base Camp. The colorful tents of the climbers and meeting the enthusiastic trekkers at the base camp are another highlight of your journey. The feeling of excitement and adventure could not be explained in words as it can behold with the authentic experience in the field. The trek then reroutes back to Lukla passing by Namche and Phakding. Finally, the Everest Base Camp Trek ends at Kathmandu.
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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345m).
Our representative will receive you at the Kathmandu airport and bring you to the hotel. Take some rest at the hotel and then our guide will brief you about the trip. They will provide you short information about the tour and preparation for tomorrow’s sightseeing. After a briefing, you can visit the local areas and buy some personal packing for your overall trip else take a rest at the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Including: Pick up from international airport by Nepal Unique Treks Family, DELUX AC ROOM with breakfast,
Day 02: Pre-trip Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.
After breakfast, we host a pre-trip meeting at the same hotel and introduce you to our professional city tour guide for your further trip. He will brief you about your overall Kathmandu valley sight seen. You get an opportunity to ask your questions about Nepali heritage, culture, religion and Nepali lifestyle. Clear your confusion without any hesitation. And also be sure that you have your document fulfilled.
Then, after a briefing, our tour guide will lead you to your today’s trip places according to the schedule. Here we visit one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world- Boudhanath Stupa, the famous Hindu temple is located on the bank of the holy Bagmati river- Pashupatinath Temple and the temple known as “monkey temple”- Swayambhunath. After main entrance at Pashupatinath, you can see the Hindu holy men (sadhu) who are particularly famous for this area. In Swayambhunath we can observe Buddhist monks praying in the monasteries surrounding there. We will also visit another most attractive religious place of our country. At earlier evening back to your hotel and manage your trekking gears. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Included: English spiking privet tour guide, Privet vehicle, DELUXE AC ROOM with breakfast or seem categorize hotel
Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2695 meters, trek to Phakding (2610 meters)
Early in the morning, Your Trek Guide will come to your Hotel then our private vehicle will drop you to the Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight to Lukla. You will fly for 30 minutes with the view of beautiful Himalayas. After landing Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Lukla, our guide will introduce you our porters before the trek to Phakding. Here begins the adventure of trekking. Today you will walk only about 3/4 hours to Phakding. To reach Phakding, we have to descend towards the Dudh Koshi River which leads to the main trail to Namche Bazaar, located just above Chaunrikharka. It’s easy to walk after passing through the small sherpa village of Ghat. Overnight at Guest house in Phakding.
Including: Kathmandu to Lukla flight and transportation to domestic airport, profesnal Trekking guide, and 1 porter for 2 clients carry bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on Mountain Resort.
Day04- Trek to Namche Bazaar (3480 meters) 5 hours.
Today we walk along the bank of Dudh Koshi River, during the day across many exciting suspension bridges to reach Namche Bazaar. On the way to Namche Bazaar, the trail passes through the Sagarmatha National Park which wildly changes the steeply breathtaking view. As Namche Bazaar is considered as the main gateway to Everest Base Camp and summits, it has developed into the town with all the luxurious guest house, Hotels and urban facilities like restaurants, money exchange services, internet cafe and fresh bakeries, Local and top branded trekking gear. You need to walk 5/6 hours to reach Namche Bazaar. Tonight stay at the Guesthouse in Namche Bazaar.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on The Nest Hotel
Day 05: Namche Bazaar Rest Day, Acclimatization day.
Today you will stay in Namche Bazaar. It’s the place from where we can see the first view of Everest. From here you can see incredible views of the Himalayas with a stunning sunrise and sunset over the panorama of Khumbu Himalayas. Hike up to Everest view point hotel and visit Sherpa land beautiful Khumjung village and exploration of local places and experience their culture. Take overnight rest at Guesthouse in Namche Bazaar.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on The Nest Hotel.
Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,860m/12,664ft): 5 - 6 hrs
The dawn calls for a yummy breakfast and you start your trek towards Tengboche enjoying beautiful views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam and close up view of Thamserku. Your trek follows on the gradual trail with a few ups and downs overlooking glorious view of the great Himalaya. Along the way, you can spot wild lives like pheasant, musk deer or a herd of Himalayan Thar. The trail goes gradually down up to Kayangjuma Village. The path eventually reaches Sansa which is the major trail junction to Gokyo valley and Everest Base Camp.
The track will then penetrate you through the pine forests and crossing the prayer flags festooned bridge over Dudh Koshi River, we reach Phunki Thenga, a small settlement with a couple of teahouses and a small army post amidst the alpine woods. A tongue-twisting lunch at Phunki Thenga will be your fuel for the tough little climb steep up through the pine forests before approaching Tengboche. Tengboche is a great place for close up views of Ama-Dablam, Nuptse, and Everest and it has a biggest Buddhist Monastery all over in Khumbu Region. Late afternoon, we can visit the monastery and pray for success. Overnight stay at Tengbuche.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on Himalayan Hotel
Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,410 m/14,300 ft): 6 hrs
With mountains at its backdrop, the monastery at Tengboche looks more magnificent in the morning. At this moment, you can take pictures of the monastery with a beautiful Himalayan range of Mt. Kwangde and the scenery around and start your journey as usual. You choose the upper trail for better views on the way to Pangboche. You pass through several Buddhist Chortens and Mani walls and small villages. The place where you stop for lunch not only serves delicious food but also allows an unbelievable close-up view of Mt Ama Dablam. In the afternoon, you walk north to Pheriche or take the Eastward trail beneath the towering North face of Mt Ama Dablam.
From here onwards, the walk is fairly moderate as you enter the Imja Valley. The valley gradually unfolds as you approach the confluence of the Lobuche River. You descend into the river and begin the last and steepest climb of the day up to Dingboche Village. On arrival at Dingboche, you will see a beautiful array of fields enclosed by stone walls to protect barley, buckwheat, and potatoes from the cold winds and grazing animals. Relax your painful body inside the warm blanket with the melody of Dingboche.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on Hotel Good Luck.
Day 08: Acclimatization day and Explore around Dingboche
Explore Chukung valley and excursion to Chukung RI (5445 m) for outstanding View of massif Makalu, Everest, and their surrounding landscapes. After lunch in Chukung back to Dingboche for an overnight stay. It takes around 5/6 hours round trip.
Or your tour guide will bring to Dingbuche view point, from viewpoint you will explore magnificent Mountain View and marvelous valley of Sherpa village, Guide will advice you where we visit for Acclimatization it will depend on your health condition.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on Hotel Good Luck
Day 09: Dingboche - Lobuche (4,910 m/3 - 4 hrs
Weak up early in the morning, beautiful sun rays come through your windows, Stretch your body with doing some movements and start your day with a climb to Duglha through the Khumbu Khola valley. The walk along the arid terrace with awesome views of mountains, when you approach near the yak herders place called Dusa, the valley begins to narrow and you continue through Phulung Karpo, the camp site of the first successful Everest Expedition in 1953. Above Phulung Karpo is Chola Lake. As you move on, the majestic view of Mt. Pumori (7138 m/ 23418 ft) comes into your eyesight. As the trail descends and curves, Mt. Pumori disappears from view and gradually you come across a roaring stream. After crossing a small wooden bridge, you ascend to Duglha.
You can see the top of Mt Nuptse from here as well as Mt Cholatse, Mt Thamserku, Mt Tabuche and several other magnificent peaks.
Take a rest in Dhugla kill your tiredness with some tea coffee then you will climb up the steep terminal moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. You pass through boulder-strewn slopes as we ascend Chupki Lhara. At the top of the ridge, you will find an array of stones with prayer flags used as memorials to Scott Fischer (American mountaineer) and 10 times Everest submitter, Babu Chiri Sherpa Nepali mountain guide who perished on a mission to climb Everest. As the trail drops to the Khumbu Glacier moraine, you will find yourself facing several great peaks - Khumbutse, Lingtren, Pumori and Mahalangur Himal. You are now in the vicinity of Everest but the great mountain still remains elusive. Mt Nuptse towers to the right as the trail crosses the Khumbu Glacier. As we pass along a murmuring stream leaving the Khumbu Glacier behind, we now begin to feel a little out of breath due to high altitude.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry your bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on Oxygen Home
Day 10: Lobuche - Gorakshep 5140 m/16,863ft-Everest Base Camp 5364 m/17,594 ft-Gorak Shep: 8 - 9 hrs
The trekking trail to Gorakshep goes ahead through the lateral moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. You will trek continues through the pyramid sign post. Ahead on the trail, you see the crest of the north ridge of Mt. Everest along with Mt. Pumori, Mt. Mahalangur, Mt. Lingtern, Mt. Khumbutse, Mt. Nuptse, etc. A small climb would take you to Thangma Riju from where you perceive 360-degree vista of snowy mountains. Climbing gently up to the top through the torrent of Changri Glacier, You catch your first glimpse of Kalapatthar, a grey-green knoll lower than the Mt. Pumori. As you reach Gorakshep, you will find snow-capped mountains looming all around you including the top of the world - Mt. Everest view.
You almost certainly will have worn out by now so you take some rest and have your lunch and get on the trail to Everest Base Camp through the once vast Gorakshep valley.
Continuing straight ahead, you come through the Indian army mountaineers memorials. Only upon reaching the Mt. Everest Base Camp, you will be thankful for the Everest climbers who daringly stepped the hazardous route through the Khumbu icefall. Mountaineers tents stand out in bright colors against the monotony of gray surroundings, especially in the spring. Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Khumbuste, and Mt.Pumori are the mountains you can view from the Basecamp. Everest is not visible from where you stand. You have to ascend more till Kala Patthar to snap the beauty of Mt Everest. Return back to Gorak Shep for overnight.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry your bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on Buddha Lodge
Day 11: Gorakshep - Kalapatthar - Pheriche [5,550m/18,208 ft]: 8 - 9 hrs
Today is the high point of your trip. Stretch you're both legs early in the morning to catch the remarkable views from Kalapatthar witness the first light of day shining on Mount Everest. However, you need to get prepared for an early morning 4/5 am dark and cold temperature (-10 to -14 C) departure beforehand. Further, there is always the potential for the chill wind which is quite common. Familiar peaks such as Mt. Lingtren, Mt. Khumbutse, and Mt. Changtse tower to the East even as Everest begins to reveal itself emerging between the West shoulder crest and Mt. Nuptse.
During the ascent to Kala Patthar, you can pause to catch your breath at several marvelous viewpoints to snap pictures.
Ascending for several hours, you reach Kalapatthar. From this juncture, you move quickly to climb the rocky outcrop near to the summit marked by cairns and prayer flags. As you come near the top, you sit on the Kalapatthar where rocks your eyes taking unbelievable Himalayan landscape, traveling from one mighty massif to another. Liberate as many pictures as you can and take the in view with our mind's eye to last natural life. On being back to Gorakshep, you have breakfast and wait for other members to return back. Rest your fatigue of acclimatization reflecting the in erasable beauties of the Himalayas at Pheriche Village.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry your bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on Pumori Lodge
Day 12: Pheriche-Pangboche-Tengboche-Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,286 ft): 7 hrs
Today, you will trek down through the hillside by rhododendron and juniper trees. If you are there in spring, pink and red Rhododendron flowers ablaze your atmosphere, Depending on your hunger and situation, you either have your lunch in Pangboche or wait until we reach to Phunki Tenga village for lunch. Cross the prayer flag festooned bridge over the Dudh Koshi River; the trekking trail follows the Dudh Koshi gorge downhill rapidly through the pine forests. The path ultimately reaches Sansa which is the major trail junction in the region. You stop at Kayangjuma (3570 m/11,710 ft) for a relaxed for tea coffee.
The trail to Namche Bazaar clings to the steep forested slope beyond Kayangjuma village winding through several bends. We keep a watch out for wildlife such as mountain goats, snow leopards, colorful pheasants, etc, while short-lived through the forest by the trail. After passing a Chorten, you reach the army camp at Namche Bazaar. At this point, you would like to take a long last look and picture back to Mt. Lhotse, the tip of Mt. Everest and Tengboche. Upon success, your lodge, enjoy a nice hot shower and have a very stress-free sleep in your cozy room in Namche Bazaar. Though you will have some pain around your thigh due to continuous move down the memories that are stuck in your mind and heart slowly cover the pain.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry your bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation on The Nest Hotel
Day 13: Namche Bazaar-Lukla (2,840m/9,317ft): 6 - 8 hrs
Early in the morning will slowly pinch your ears and knock your head to wake up for the trip. Though it will be not easy to wrap up the warm blanket, we must say goodbye to Namche today. Extend your body for a moment and fill your stomach with warm and mouth-watering breakfast to petrol down the trail descends gently downward. You need to walk slowly and under control as your shaky legs constantly battle the rocky terrain. Journey to the suspension bridges over the fast flowing "Dudh Koshi River" and its tributaries, the trail becomes more leveled and natural. By today you will start to get warm up by the light wind. Any outstanding sore throats and colds will slowly vanish from today as you pass through this delightful mountain air.
While you are traveling the same route downhill, you feel finally different. You just snap a mixture of open plains, rhododendron and pine forests and in the space snow covered peaks. You will be exposed through the Sherpa villages noticing inspiring faith in Buddhism and culture of prayer stones and prayer flags while you walk through the Sherpa villages. Upon arrival at Lukla village, stretch those sore legs and recall the experience of the last couple of weeks. Your familiarity the conclusion of a fantastic trek on a happy note with everyone back safe and sound with a smile on their faces! Lots of memories wriggle around your mind and heart.
You will feel that you have touched the feet of the Highest Mountain Peak of the world, Mount Everest and it is leaning down to grace you for your happy and prosperous life. Slowly your eyebrows get heavy due to tiredness and you will be lost in the lap of Lukla village waiting the day to say goodbye Lukla village.
Including: Professional Trekking guide and 1 porter for 2 clients carry your bag pack, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, tea, coffee and accommodation Buddha Lodge
Day 14: Lukla – Kathmandu
The bright morning slowly moved your blanket to wake you up. Your both eyes will be open but you don't desire to leave the bed because the memory of your journey still pulls you towards Kalapatthar. So you have to pack your baggage and rush towards the airport to catch the engine sky bird for flying back to Kathmandu from where you start your journey of Everest Base Camp Trek. The Dornier drops you following the morning clouds in Trivubhan International Airport of Kathmandu. Our representative from Nepal Unique Treks will be waiting for you to welcome you with your smiling and cheerful faces. They will pick up you and drop to your hotel. After that, you can rest and relax throughout the day at the hotel.
If you get interested to take some gifts home from Nepal for friends and relatives, you can visit some nearby shops for typical Nepalese goods. This short excursion either can be assisted by Nepal Unique guides or you can perform it yourselves too. If you want to explore any other areas in Kathmandu valley, you have to manage time for today as well! In the evening, you will be at a fantastic festivity dinner together with typical Nepali sets (Thali) and cultural program.
You can share your experiences there with us and suggest to us the best way serve other Clints as well for the next time. We will congratulate to your successfully completing your trek to Everest Base Camp hosted by Nepal Unique Treks with a certificate. You will be transferred to your hotel for last night to Nepal.
Including: Breakfast, pick up from airport to hotel by privet vehicle, farewell dinner in nepali typical restaurant, Overnight Deluxe AC Hotel
Day 15: Departure to TIA-
After beautiful sunshine morning will sadly wake up you, your trip in Nepal comes to an end today; our spokesperson will escort you to the airport approx 3 hours before your flight scheduled. On your way to home, you have plenty of time to plan for your next adventure tour in the amazing Himalayan country.
There will be a heart touching relationship between you and our company during this trip. Nepal Unique Treks Family will be missing you and praying for your safe departure to home.
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Including: Breakfast in Hotel, transfer to international airport for your departure by privet car, jeep or van
Useful information while Everest Base Camp Trek
Our Guide and Porters:
Our guides and Sherpa have responsible and long experience in trekking field. Guide speaks English and keeps knowledge about the mountain, mountain sickness, people, and culture. Generally, he will have a right to choose a guest house to stop overnight and right to take a necessary decision if the weather is not favorable if you are physically not in good condition or if there any potential danger of life or etc.
Nepal Unique Treks will provide a porter (helper to carry the luggage) with warm clothing while going to the high mountain. We give priority to the local porter as much as possible.
Guest House during the Trek:
There are nice and clean guest houses in the village on the way to trekking, also known as a tea house. We will accommodate to our trekkers in that guest houses. You will have your own room (twin sharing) and a bathroom is outside. They are safe and people are friendly.
Meal during the Trek:
The general understanding in the mountain, you buy food from the same guest house where you say. We will buy a freshly cooked food from the local guest house. They will have a standard menu which is set by the Local Lodge Management Committee. You can choose your meal from the menu. Food is clean and delicious but not well decorated like the city
Medical facilities during the Trek:
There are rare medical facilities in the mountain. We generally recommend to you bringing own medicine if you having regular medicine otherwise we provide our guide and Sherpa will carry first aid Kidd for all team like (a headache, stomach ache, painkiller, Diamox, bandage, iodine, cotton, gauze, Hansa Plast, common cold, diarrhea, ) to the normal situation. If it is serious, you should go down or call an emergency evacuation.
Electricity during the Trek:
There is not enough electricity in Nepal. You could expect power cut in some certain time of the day. While you are on the mountain, you will require electricity to charge your battery, mobile, camera or etc. generally, they will ask you to pay extra money for charging. Most of the guest house they use solar power electricity and due to bad weather, not enough power to charge your things, we suggest bringing battery power bank and headlight
Drinking water in Mountain
There is bottle water available along the normal trekking trail. Besides that, you can take your own water filter or can buy a medicine to purify the normal water. Further, you can buy boil water as well as in trekking. We suggest to kip clean environment best way to use boiled water and medicine to purify the normal water
Telephone and the internet during the Trek:
Most of the village has Wi-Fi, internet facilities. However, you can buy a local telephone SIM card (NCL or NAMASTE) which will help you to buy the internet and use with your Smartphone set. You can use for calling to anyone if it requires at the same time.
Transportations while traveling in Nepal
There require or to use a local transport or you may want to use them as well as. The local people or local club will force to use their transport facilities. The price will be negotiable and a vehicle could be old and with very basic services.
You might have to be rescued due to some accident or serious ill. We can send rescue Helicopter service immediately to bring you back Kathmandu hospital. The helicopter services are expensive in Nepal. We recommend you to buy insurance which covers search and rescue in need. After you rescued, Nepal Unique Treks can help you for documentation to claim the payment.
Nepal is the roof of the Earth, the country of lofty mountains, and soft, rolling valleys. Weather in Nepal can be rather moody, so as a visitor, it’s important for you to understand the varied climate of this beautiful country, so that you know when to visit. After all, you’ve got to visit when the country is at its beautiful best!
• High Season: March-May and September-November
• Low Season: June to August
• All Seasons: March to May, June-August, September-November, December-February
• The Fall months of September to November is one of the best time to visit Nepal, for people who wish to visit Kathmandu, and for those who want to trek.
• Spring in Kathmandu can be dry and dusty. But, in the mountains, flowers have started to bloom, so it is a beautiful time to go trekking.
You’d expect the home of the Himalayas to be chilly round the year, but it really does have a varied climate. October and November, or the fall season, is the best time to visit Nepal, as there will be sunny days, and clear skies, making these months ideal for those who want to trek. Between the months of March and May, tourists can enjoy the best of the spring season. There will still be some chill in the air, but the flowers will burst into bloom, and the sun will be up! This is also a great trekking season with clear skies, however, the skies may not be as clear as during October.
If you are primarily trekking in the mid-lands region, and want to know when to visit Nepal, know that there is pleasant weather the entire year round, perhaps with the exception of January/December, where it’s rather cold, but even that period is okay, if you have warm enough clothes. Monsoon season in Nepal from mid-June to till-September. It’ll rain a couple of hours a day and be mostly cloudy, but still with clear skies some days.
March to May – spring /
Good Season March-May is the second best time to visit Nepal. These months are rather warm, and there is plenty of sunlight. Long days and great visibility make this period a great time for a trek. The nights might be slightly chilly, so remember to pack warm clothes. The valleys are incredibly beautiful in the spring season, especially after all the ice has thawed, and the flowers have bloomed. By the month of May, some showers also begin slowly, leading up to the upcoming monsoon season in Nepal, starting mid-June.
Average Temperature: 16 – 71° F
Rainfall: 10 – 70mm
Highlights: Spring is always a great season to visit Nepal and all treks can be undertaken during this period, even climbs to e.g. Island Peak, Mera Peak etc. Those looking for a more culturally oriented journey will find Bhaktapur to be a great place to visit in April. The traditional Nepali New Year festival of Bisket Jatra Navavarsha is celebrated with great pomp and splendor in this quaint Nepali town and it is an experience you won’t observe anywhere else! Spring is also the best time to do a jungle safari in Chitwan National Park, giving you the best chances of spotting Rhinos, Elephants, Tigers, and Monkeys etc. Especially tigers are easiest to find during Spring is there is only a few water holes available in the park, which most animals will visit, including the beautiful tigers.
June to mid September – summer / Wet Season
The months of June to August are not ideal for visiting Nepal, but it’s still entirely possible to visit. It’s quite hot, and the lower regions can get rather dusty. From mid-June the monsoon season starts with 1-2 hours rain a day, also clearing away the dust. On the worst days it rains the entire day. The visibility in the mountains is rather low, however, still with occassionally clear days. Due to the daily rain there is a risk of landslides in the upper regions, so it is highly recommended that you avoid certain trekking areas. Please see further below.
• Average Temperature: 23 – 71° F
• Rainfall: 129 – 239mm
• Highlights: There are some treks that are particularly good during monsoon season as they lie in the rain shadow. Those treks are: Annapurna Circuit, Manaslu trek, Upper Mustang trek, and the Nar Phu Valley Trek. The famous Everest Base Camp trek can also be done during the monsoon season, but please expect rain during the first few days after which the weather will improve day-by-day. An advantage of having the monsoon season is crowd-free experiences. You’ll also be able to get good rates at normally busy destinations such as Chitwan, Pokhara and Bandipur. Marsyangai Valley and Tilicho Lake (placed along the Annapurna Circuit) are absolutely beautiful this time of the year and are known for their lush greenery and great views.
Mid-September to November – Fall / High Season
Here we go! The fall season is hands down, the best time to visit Nepal! Weather in Nepal is absolutely stunning during this period- whether you want to explore Nepal’s beautiful culture, or go trekking in some of the highest passes in the world. The skies are clear, there is little to no rain, and the visibility is normally perfect.
Average Temperature: 15 – 67° F
• Rainfall: 7 – 67 mm
• Highlights: During this season you can do all treks in Nepal and you can expect nothing but picture perfect views! Visiting destinations such as Nargakot, Dhulichel, and Bandipur is also recommended as you’ll be able to see the Himalayas from your comfy hotel room. In October, Nepal’s biggest festival, Dashain, is celebrated. Kathmandu, and even the smaller towns, get decked up, and everybody is in a celebratory mood. Celebrate both the wonderful culture, and the great weather in Nepal, by becoming a part of these festivities. Later during October or November the festival of lights, Diwali, is also celebrated in Nepal.
December to February – winter / Low Season
As is the case of all Himalayan regions, winters in Nepal are a force to be reckoned with. Weather in Nepal during these months is cloudy, foggy, and rather cold. Some of the passes on the trekking routes may be closed. Such includes: Gokyo and Everest Base Camp, where the Cho La Pass may be closed, the Gokyo Circuit trek, where the Renjola Pass may be closed, and the EBC 3 Passes trek, where all 3 passes may be closed. There may be too much snow on the Larke Pass on the Manaslu trek as well and Annapurna Base Camp could be blocked as well. Recommended treks during the winter season are: Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Langtang Trek, and the Poonhill Trek. During winter, normally daytime is okay; however, morning time and nighttime see a drastic drop in the temperatures. Thus, if you do go trekking in Nepal during this season, please bring sufficiently warm clothes. It is also not recommended to do any climbing in Nepal during this season as it’s simply too dangerous and too cold.
Average Temperature: 9 – 53° F
• Rainfall: 0 – 8 mm •
• Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
• Standard accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu.
• Kathmandu valley sight seen by private car/van / bus according to your trip.
• Standard Meals during the trek.3 times tea coffee, breakfast, lunch, dinner during the trek
• Best available tea house accommodation during the trek.
• English speaking tour/trekking Guide. We have different other languages guide as your require.
• The required number of local Sherpa and Porters to carry your baggage during the trek.
• Accommodation, food, salary, insurance, trekking equipment and first aid for all staff.
• (TIMS)- (Everest) Sagarmatha National Park permits.
• Trekking duffel bag and sleeping bag by Nepal Unique Treks.
• Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu airfares including airport departure tax.
• Any kind of government taxes
• Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu.
• Your travel insurance.
• Telephone, Alcoholic, cold and hot drinks, laundry.
• Personal trekking Gear
• Tour sight seen entrance fee
• Any other bar bill, desert, salad during the trekking
• Tips for trekking staff and driver-- expected. Appreciated but not mandatory
• Others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.