Nepal:  $999 Early Bird offer or $1,149 per person twin share for a 16-day Everest Base Camp trek

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The Experience

Seeing Mount Everest in real life and not on a screen is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity not to be missed. The same can be said about the journey to Base Camp, which is packed full of not just natural sights, but cultural encounters too. Suitable for healthy bodies with a good level of fitness, this 16-day adventure begins from the moment of landing in the bustling metropolis of Kathmandu.

Groupies are collected from the airport and taken to their hotel before an orientation meeting with the rest of the group. The first two days are spent familiarising the senses with Kathmandu, visiting the monkey temple, Pashupatinath Temple, Durbar Square and the Buddhist stupa of Boudhanath – all World Heritage-listed sites.

The next day, land in Lukla via a domestic flight and then move through to Phakding for the night. The next few days cover much ground as travellers ascend higher into the mountains, spotting the Namche Bazaar, taking in the soaring snowy views and even viewing a rumoured yeti skullcap at Khumjung. Day 10 sees groups move from the sandy area of Gorakshep to the main event – Everest Base – before beginning the descent back to Lukla over the next few days. A flight from there takes travellers back to Kathmandu where they spend an additional day chasing any last-minute sights. The following day Groupies are transferred back to the airport for departure.

While in Kathmandu, trekkers stay in a hotel and during the adventure they are put up in comfortable mountain lodgings and local tea houses. Along the way, adventurers are shown the ropes by an English-speaking guide and a group of helpful porters. All national park fees and permits are included so adventurers have peace of mind that they can get to their destinations without any worries. 

See the full itinerary here.

Highlights

Embark on a 16-day Himalayan adventure to explore the wonders of Kathmandu, see Mount Everest in real life, and learn more about local life

What You Get

The Deal

  • $999 (Early Bird offer) or $1,149 per person, twin share, for a 16-day Everest Base Camp trek (up to $3,835 value)

    • Price is per person, based on twin share (two people travelling together)
    • Single supplement (one person travelling alone): 250 USD, payable at time of booking
    • Read more about purchase options and common Travel Terms here

Included in all options:

  • Three nights of standard accommodation in Kathmandu (two nights before the trek and one after; Hotel Thamel or similar)
  • Accommodation in lodges and tea houses for 12 nights during treks (run by Nepalese families, with outside toilets)
  • Domestic flight (LUK-KTM- LUK) including airport tax and 12kg luggage
  • All necessary paperwork and national park entry permits
  • Guide and porter (one porter per two people, not included for solo travellers)
  • Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS)
  • All transportation as per the itinerary
  • Traditional Nepali dinner on last day
  • One-off return airport transfers



Exclusions:

  • Local government tax in Everest Region Lukla of 20 USD per person
  • Kathmandu sightseeing entry permit (US$26)
  • Nepal entry visa fee (can be obtained on arrival at the airport at 30 USD per person, two passport-size photos are required)
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal trekking equipment (sleeping bag, down jacket, trekking shoes, sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves, trekking stick, etc.)
  • International airfare and airport departure tax
  • Meals and drinks (the cost of daily breakfast, lunch and dinner should be expected at min. 300 USD per person)
  • Additional luggage on the Lukla flight (approx. 100 RS per kg)
  • Additional accommodation in Kathmandu due to early arrival or late departure
  • Additional airport transfers
  • Personal expenses
  • Hot showers during trekking
  • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (at traveller’s discretion)

The Fine Print

• Deal is valid for 1 person based on 2 people travelling together (twin share)

• Limit of 6 vouchers per option

• Based on two people sharing, single supplement of 250 USD applies

• Min. age of 14 applies (if trekking with an adult over 18)

• Moderate level of difficulty, good level of fitness is required. No specific previous experience is required to complete this trek, but good health and ability to walk 4 -7 hours at a normal pace is necessary (with breaks in between)

Groupon strongly encourages all travelers to check official advice available at smartraveller.gov.au prior to purchasing this deal

Travel insurance not included; customers are advised to purchase appropriate cover after booking

• Original value verified on: 16 Aug 2017

Standard fine print for all deals



How to Redeem


Must book by: 25 Oct 2018 and at least 30 days prior to departure

Fixed travel periods:

- 15 and 25 Jan 2018

- 5, 10, 15 and 25 Feb 2018

- 5, 10, 15 and 25 Mar 2018

- 10 and 25 Apr 2018

- 5, 10, 15 and 25 May 2018

- 10 and 25 Sep 2018

- 10 and 25 Oct 2018

- 10 and 25 Nov 2018

- 10 and 25 Dec 2018


• Email to book: info@nepalguidetrekking.com

• Phone to book: 00977 9851229400

• State name, preferred dates of stay and Voucher and Security codes

• Attach PDF voucher

• Present printed voucher on arrival

• Visa Information available here


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