Everest Base Camp &
20 day trip / 15 days trekking
A twist on a classic trek ..
Visiting Everest Base Camp should be at the top of every trekkers list. This circular trekking route builds upon the classic Everest Base Camp trek by returning via the much quieter and more adventurous Gokyo Valley.
All of the highlights of the classic Everest Trek are included, but with the additional challenge of crossing the Cho La pass and the chance to trek the stunning Gokyo Valley past the beautiful glacial lakes taking in views of the Himalayan giants.
Features & highlights
- All inclusive 20 day challenge
- Pass through the highest villages in the world
- Experience sunrise over the Khumbu Glacier
- Visit the monastery at Tengboche
- Climb to Kala Patthar for a view of Everest’s summit
- Return via Gokyo Lakes - quiet and stunning area
- Explore the colourful capital of Kathmandu
Group Challenge Experience
Our Group Challenges are accompanied by UK Leader who ensures that everything runs smoothly, from hotel check-ins to daily activities during the challenge. They are a great sociable experience - you will join a team of 15 - 25 people who are all like you! Sign up with friends & family or join on your own. With our Challenge App, you can get to know your team-mates before you depart. The Challenge is then capped off with a great celebration dinner, where you can all toast your success and have fun, with medals and certificates you can take home as a memento.
How hard is the challenge
This is a great Challenge for experienced trekkers and complete beginners alike! You will be supported by our Leader & Medic throughout, with an excellent team of local crew assisting every day. A good level of fitness is required, as you will be trekking up to 20km per day, over steep terrain.