Mount Everest Base Camp & Gokyo Ri Trek
Porters, Mountains, and Picturesque Landscapes
Embark on a captivating journey to acclimatize for Lobuche East as we trek through the legendary Khumbu region of Nepal. We'll be greeted by awe-inspiring panoramas, including the majestic Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam, as well as a plethora of other mesmerizing mountains. Every single day, indulge in a new, breathtaking landscape - a serene forest trek accompanied by fierce glacial rivers, followed by vast alpine valleys shielded by the world's highest peaks.
With the assistance of porters, we can travel light and efficiently, carrying only a small pack containing our personal items, snacks, and apparel. Each night, our luggage will be waiting for us, ensuring a comfortable and stress-free journey. Get ready to immerse in the mesmerizing beauty of Nepal's Khumbu region.
Explore Cultural Villages Along the Way
Explore the scenic villages of Nepal while indulging in the rich cultural experience of the teahouse-to-teahouse trek. The entire trek is backed by the colorful and cozy Sherpa-owned teahouses, except for the Lobuche East Base Camp. Every village you cross on your journey boasts of these winding lodges. The hot, nourishing food prepared with locally-sourced ingredients is sure to soothe your soul and the comfortable beds invite you to a peaceful slumber. Savor a hot breakfast every morning and never run out of tea with an endless supply flowing your way. Immerse yourself in the local culture with the exquisite hospitality of the Sherpa community.
Village-to-Village Treks: Embracing Culture in Nepal
Experience authentic high-altitude mountaineering without the typical risks of being tent-bound for days or weeks on end. Climb Lobuche East, a 6,000m Himalayan peak, with Fresh Tracks Trekking and Photography – a challenging yet achievable climb suitable for anyone with average fitness levels and a passion for adventure. Unlike a Denali climb, you'll spend most of your time trekking on trails, staying in cozy teahouses, and enjoying mild weather and conditions. The climb itself takes only one long day, involving rock scrambling, glacier travel, and steep snow climbing to reach the knife-edge summit ridge. At 20,000 feet, Lobuche East stands higher than just about any peak in North America, providing a truly exhilarating and memorable mountaineering experience.
Discover Nepal's Beauty & Forge Lifelong Connections
Embark on an adventure and forge lifelong connections with fellow travelers and locals. Immerse yourself in the Nepali culture and interact with our experienced guides and friendly village residents, making unforgettable memories throughout the multi-week expedition. People truly have the ability to shape your experience, so come join us and discover the beauty of companionship in an awe-inspiring landscape.
Moderate Activity Level:
6-8/hr daily hiking
$4,750/ for two
$4,500/ for three
$4,000/ for four or more
~500 photos per day
500/photos a day (average) of your adventure!
Airport Arrival & Departure Transfer
2 nights Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu
Welcome Meal with Guide Team
Day tour of Kathmandu and all entrance fees
Round trip flight to and from the trek
Sherpa & Planning Teams Salary
Safety Medical kit
Permit: All paperwork to make the Base Camp trek
Member Luggage: Up to 15 Kg per member for personal baggage during the trek carried by Sherpas
All lodging while trekking at local tea houses
All meals while trekking at local tea houses
What will the hike be like?
Embark on a thrilling journey from the bustling city of Kathmandu to the iconic Everest Base Camp. This 16-day trek includes carefully planned breaks and ample time to acclimate to the high altitude of the Himalayas. You will be accompanied by your own personal Sherpa who will be there to support you every step of the way. Along with your Sherpa, Tyler will also be joining you to capture photos of the breathtaking landscapes and your unforgettable journey. The trek is an incredible adventure that will take you through quaint Himalayan villages, towering rhododendron forests, and crystal-clear glacial lakes. Be prepared to cross suspension bridges over raging rivers, and continue hiking through the beautiful Khumbu Valley. As you ascend higher, you will be rewarded with stunning views of the world's tallest mountain ranges. This trek is truly once in a lifetime and suitable for those seeking a memorable experience in one of the most awe-inspiring places on Earth.