Everest Kalapathar Trek
Everest Kalapathar Trek package Assortment is the most sympathetic traveling journey for your speculating holiday in Nepal Himalaya. The Everest Kalapathar trek is planned to achieve the fantasy of different people who experience the dominant path to the base camp of the world’s highest mountain.Kalapathar is a mountain located nearby the Gorak Shep which displays the excellent view of Mount Everest and sunrise.The golden mount Everest view in sunrise from here is rated as heavenly view by travelers.Well, that depends on the time of year you go, the weather and how tired you are. On average, it’s not so hard and worth every step!
Kalapathar reaches an elevation of 5,545m and takes around 4 – 5 hours to reach the summit from Gorak Shep. Kalapathar in Nepali dialects means “black rock” which is exactly what it is.The authority gives you a spare chance to hike both Everest Base Camp and admirable 360 degree view point of Kalapathar (5545m) for enduring views of mighty Mt Everest on the adjoining Himalaya of Everest region.The Everest base camp Kalapathar expedition starts up with breathtaking delightful trip to Lukla and declining trip to Dudh Koshi (Milk River). Everest Kalapathar package gives you the breathtaking view of mountain arena that includes the view point of Kalapathar (5545m) from where you take meandering snaps of some more 30 mountains along with Mt. Everest, Everest base camp and the violent glaciers. During your expedition in Everest region you come over the colorful Buddhist monasteries, Chorten, many hear indefinite explanations about Yeti. They meet hearty Sherpa people and find wonderful mountain flora and fauna. Passing by Khumbu glacier you will get the opportunity to see the most vibrant panorama of the mountain terrain.This challenging trek in Khumbu region demands you to be physically fit and you need to hold a good pair of hiking boots, waterproof clothes, sleeping bag, Day pack, sunscreen and Hat. Our Kalapathar Everest Base camp Trek package covers all the transportation, porters, guides, accommodation and other expenses incurred during the trek.Autumn (September – November) and spring (March – May) are the best time of the year for Kalapathar EBC trek. However, Hike on Travel & Treks can organize this trek throughout the year. Not only Kalapathar trek, all trekking routes like Everest base camp trek, Everest view trek, Everest gokyo lake trek are suggested to trek in Spring and Autumn. If you are planning to trek Everest base camp only see this Everest base camp trekking in Hike on Package also.
Day 01:Kathmandu airport to Hotel
Airport you will be transferred to your hotel room. In the afternoon we will invite you to our office for briefing about the each day program. Today we will hand over your Sagarmatha National Park Permits and TIMS.
Day 02:Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Phakding (2650m)
Enjoy the most scenic 30minutes flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. As you reach Lukla start the Everest Base Camp Trek to Phakding via Chaurikharka and Chhuplung. Overnight at Phakding (2640m).
Day 03:Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazar
Early in the morning after having breakfast trek to the Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar(3435m) via Jhorsalle. From Namche you can see the first glance of Everest.
Day 04:Acclimatize at Namche Bazaar.
Today you may rest or hike through the village of Khunde and Khumjung. Khumjung is the largest village of Khumbu region. After having lunch we will hike back to Namche Bazaar.
Day 05:Trek from Namche to Tengboche (3890m)
The trail slightly goes uphill to Namche to Tengboche via Sanasa & Fungethaga. On the route you can see the captivating vista of Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Gokyo RI and Island Peak. The main attraction is monastery situated at the highest altitude in the world. Overnight at teahouse.
Day 06:Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche(4250m).
The walking trail slightly goes downhill to Dinbuche and cross Imja Khola you see waterfall. Continuing the walk we stop at Pangboche for Lunch. After walking for few hours we will be at Pheriche. Here is the office of Himalayan Rescue Association.
Day 07:Explore day in Dingboche
Today you will acclimatize here or Dingboche and Chukung either walk around to explore the Pheruche village
Day 08:Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4900m).
After having breakfast trek to Dingboche via Dhukla and continuing the trail goes to the terminal moraine of Khumbu glacier. On the way you can witness Ama Dablam and Thamserku. Overnight at teahouse.
Day 09:Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5180m).
Following the rocky moraine path and watching icy glacial pond and icebergs below the Khumbu glacier a short downhill walk after the last rocky moraine dunes bring you to Gorakshep. Gorakshep is located below Kala Pathhar (5545m) and Mt Pumori.
Day 10:Trek from Gorakshep to Pheriche via Kalapathar
Early in the morning climb Kala Patthar and enjoy the spectacular view of sun rising. From Kala Pathar one can see Mt Everest, Mt Pumori, Lingtren, Khumbetse, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and Thamserku along with many other. After climb down have breakfast and trek to Dingboche (4400m).
Day 11:Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazar (3535m)
First part of the trail directly goes through Rhododendron forest and pine forest to Fungethaga. The trail slightly goes uphill to Namche via Trashinga and Sanasa village. Great view of the Khumbu Himalaya from village of Sanasa
Day 12:Trek from Namche to Lukla (2850m)
The trail steeply goes down through Rhododendron and Pine forest to Jhorsalle it will take about two hour and another 5 hour walk to Lukla via Monju, banker, Phakding, Ghats khola, Chaurikharka, Chhuplung and arrival in Lukla and overnight at Guest house.
Day 13:Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
Early morning joyful flight from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer your Hotel. During the day you will have rest after long journey in the Khumbu Himalaya and Evening fare well dinner with Nepali Family.
Day 14:Rest Day at Kathmandu
You will relax for a day in Kathmandu. If you wish, you can take a tour of Kathmandu Valley. You can visit Thamel for buying some gifts that hold Nepalese originality and cultures. You will be staying in the hotel overnight.
Day 15:Departure for your onward flight.
Your experience in Nepal reaches an end today! There is nothing to do except for exchange messages with your movement partners and compose your photographs. A delegate from Hike on Trek Trekking will take you to the Airport, around 3 hours before your planned flight. On your way home, you’ll have a lot of time to design your next experience in the wonderful country “Nepal”.
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NOTE: Exceptional cases of rescue emergency via helicopter will be provided.