Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp

Charity Challenge

Trekking 18 days Trekking - Lukla, Nepal
| SIGN UP FOR £365

This incredible trek to the base camp of the highest mountain in the world takes you through the lush valleys of Sagarmatha National Park, with time to explore its villages and monasteries.

CHALLENGE OVERVIEW
Activity:
Trekking - 18 days
Location:
Lukla, Nepal
Duration/distance:
18 days
Team entries:
May not be suitable for teams - please check
Beginners:
May not be suitable for novices - please check
Under 18's:
May not be suitable for under 18's - please check
Women only:
No - mixed challenge
Difficulty:
Level 5
Payment options:
Minimum sponsorship option:
£365 registration fee + min sponsorship
Self funder option:
£365 registration fee + tour cost
 
CHALLENGE DETAILS

Challenge Highlights:

  • See close up the highest mountain on Earth (29,035ft/8,848m)
  • Breathtaking panoramic views
  • Glacial lakes and deep gorges
  • Experience the wonderful sherpa hospitality
  • Explore Kathmandu
Your adventure begins in Lukla, where you will trek to Namche Bazaar, the Sherpa capital; you will have lots of time to become acclimatised to the altitude. Your trek heads uphill gradually from Thyangboche, where you will arrive a high viewpoint at Kalapathar, at a staggering 5,545m, with awe-inspiring panoramic views of the surrounding glaciers an peaks including the majestic Mount Everest. Having finished your challenge, you will have the opportunity to discover the vibrant city of Kathmandu and its many bazaars and temples.

What is Included in the Cost of the Expedition?
  • International flights to and from Kathmandu, Nepal
  • All internal transfers in Nepal
  • Entry to Sagarmatha National Park
  • All meals and drinking water
  • All accommodation
  • Group first aid supplies
  • English speaking Sherpa Guide
  • Full local support team (porters,cooks,yak drivers etc)
  • Relevant back-up facilities
  • 2 days of delays if caused by flight to Lukla (including accommodation and food) Charity Challenge T-Shirt
  • Discount from Nomad Travellers Stores for personal equipment

HOW IT WORKS

This is an open challenge which means you can take part and raise funds for any of the charities listed. The payment options are explained below.

Minimum sponsorship option
This option requires you to pay the above registration fee at the time of booking and pledge to raise a minimum amount of sponsorship for your nominated charity. The charity will then cover the full cost of the challenge out of the sponsorship you raise. The amount retained by the charity varies between challenges - full details are included in the challenge information pack.

Self funder option
This option requires you to pay a registration fee at the time of booking and pay the final balance to cover the full cost of the challenge before your departure. As you have covered the full cost of the challenge yourself, 100% of any fundraising is kept by the charity - full details are included in the challenge information pack.

Full details of all funding options are included in the challenge information pack we'll send you - just select a charity and complete the request form.

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