Mount Everest. Every mountaineer dreams of standing and experiencing the moment on top of the world’s highest mountain. But very few dare to conquer it, and even fewer achieve the goal.
As simple as it sounds, there is a mammoth of operation involved to summit Everest, that is why we 7 summit Club team with the extraordinary feat of records are here with you at every step of the way to make a big dream a reality. We provide you with the highest quality of safety for making the summit successful and for you to experience the moment on the summit of Everest(8848.86m).
Highlights of this expedition:
Upon your arrival in Kathmandu city (TIA), you will be received by a correspondence officer at the airport and will be accompanying you to the finest five-star hotel. You can enjoy your free time.
Today is a rest day, and you can enjoy your day making preparations for the expedition You can also utilize this day, exploring Kathmandu city, or going shopping. Our Company can also help you if you require any such arrangements.
Seven summit club teams will be giving you a brief presentation about the trip, where we will be answering all of your queries. We will help you with a checklist of materials and gear that you will be required for the trip.
You will be taking an early morning flight to Lukla. The flight gives you an aerial view of the valleys’ rivers, hills, and the big mountains. The big mountains get much closer from this point of the area. You will be meeting with the team in Lukla and our journey begins from here. We will be moving through the old town of Lukla, the trail is full of mixed stones and rocky pathways.
You will be in a new environment, as the environment is full of greeneries, special flora’s and faunas, and beautiful habitat of wildlife. The destination for today is Phakding.
Today we will be heading towards one of the most popular and beautiful towns of the Everest region, Namche Bazaar. Namche is the crucial trading center and hub for the Khumbu region with many facilities that include Nepalese officials, police check posts, banks, and many more.
Trekking through the trail you will get to experience dense luscious forests of pine, juniper, rhododendron. If you keep a keen eye while trekking you will also see a few of the endangered and beautiful wild animals found in the high altitude.
This trek will be a bit longer and also tiring as we gain much higher elevation. After we reach Namche, we will be resting at our hotel.
Today is our acclimatization day which is very crucial for adapting our body to high altitudes and also having some rest. We will be exploring the village area, Our guides are very well accustomed to the local environment so, you can also get to know a lot more information about local sherpa culture. There are attractions such as Everest Photo gallery and Sherpa Museum which we can visit if you are interested while in Namche.
After having our rest in Namche Bazaar. We will be heading towards one of the popular monasteries among Buddhists, Tengboche Monastery.
From Tengboche, you will get to see the beautiful Himalayan mountains, which include Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and many more well-known peaks.
After spending a night in Tengboche we will either be trekking towards Pheriche or Dingboche.
Rest in Pheriche for acclimatization.
After enjoying our acclimatization day we will be heading towards Lobuche. The trail begins with a climb to the ridge and sees stone monuments made in the memories of climbers who had lost their lives climbing mountains, along the way.
Today we will be heading towards Everest base camp. We will be following through the Khumbu glacier to reach the base camp. We will be having our rest in the base camp, and making necessary arrangements for pieces of equipment and training for the next few days. We will be beginning with short excursions, practicing, through the Khumbu icefall. We will be guiding you thoroughly to be acquainted with crampons, ice axes, and other required climbing gears.
We will be staying at the base camp, for a few days to get acclimatized to the higher altitude. When we get adapted to staying at a higher altitude, we will be able to move up to higher camps. We will be doing training activities crucial for climbing Everest such as: walking on fixed lines, diagonal ascent and descent, ladder practice, handling oxygen cylinders, using Ice-axe, Crampons, walkie talkie, and following instructions during the climbing period, and many more.
Our Team will be conducting a Puja ceremony, which is done before safe passage, and also as permission to climb Everest.
The climbing Period is divided into different sections. We will be conducting acclimatization rotations in Camp I, II, III, IV. Our body will be acclimatized after we have made multiple rotations on higher camps. We will be constantly monitoring weather conditions, then head our way at early midnight for the summit push.
We will be spending extremely beautiful time and witness a glorious sunrise from the world's highest point, and gradually descend to Camp(IV, III, II) and rest overnight. We will gradually descend up to Everest base camp.
You will take a helicopter flight from the Base camp directly to Kathmandu. You will be received by a representative of our company at the airport and we will transfer you to the hotel. Please note: Minimum of 5 PAX will be included in 1 helicopter.
With warm wishes, Our team will bid you farewell for your flight back home. Companies representative will be dropping you at the Tribhuvan International Airport according to your flight schedule.
Climbers wishing to join this expedition must already be experienced with rock and ice climbing and have successfully completed previous climbs at high altitude, over 4500m (15,000ft).
This expedition requires excellent levels of fitness to endure the extreme conditions of summiting big peaks. To prepare for this, climbers should undergo a regular and strenuous exercise regime for at least 6 months to build their strength, stamina and endurance.