Everest Base Camp Trek Cost

  • 2021-07-05
  • by Amrit Chhetri

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Everest Base Camp Trek Cost

Everest Base Camp Trek Cost depends on the group size of trekkers, the standard of service, guide and porter service. The estimated Everest Base Camp Trek Cost included insurance, visa, and permits, Everest Base Camp Trek Packages cost, accommodation, guide, porter, meal, flight fare from Kathmandu to Lukla. Therefore, Everest Base Camp Trek Costs differ as per service and number of trekkers.

 For example, if you are trekking solo, Everest Base Camp Trek Cost started from $1500.00 ++, and another one is Everest Base Camp Luxury Lodges Trek Cost starts from $2500.00 ++. Another option of Everest Base Camp Trek is Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour. The Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour Cost is $4500.00 for leaving footstep in Everest Base Camp and returning to Kathmandu. For example, Everest Base Camp Trek Cost the UK estimate cost is flight fare is $800.00 (if you book early can get cheaper)+ Everest Base Camp Trek Package Cost 14 Days Itinerary is $1400.00 (if more trekkers can reduce cost), personal expenses with including visa, tips and Kathmandu meal( lunch and dinner) $600.00 (depend on you) and Everest Base Camp Trek Insurance is around $150++. Hence, the total estimated Everest Base Camp Trek Cost UK is $2950.00. Everest Base Camp Cost from India is a little bit cheaper because of flight fare is more affordable.

Insurance Cost:

As a Nepal Trekking Operator, we suggest travel insurance with trekking insurance (high altitude insurance). 

Travel Insurance covers the fundamental issue of holidays like flight cancellation and baggage loss and damage. Most importantly, it must cover emergency evacuation, high altitude rescue, and medical expenses related to Acute Mountain sickness. Although travel or medical insurance is not mandatory in Nepal, HAT recommended you have one, which makes you stress-free, stress-free, even inexpensive rescue and heaps of medical bills... After confirmation of Everest Base Camp Trek, travel insurance is necessary to show your travel itinerary to the Insurance Company. Before buying insurance, ask the insurance company about will it cover high altitude risk cover?

Travel Insurance is mandatory for all customers looking to travel and trekking in Nepal. The Travel Insurance must cover both the medical and emergency evacuation costs encase of an emergency. Therefore, we recommend that your insurance is worth a minimum of USD 100,000. Many insurance companies provide travel insurance services over the web. You'll choose between a good sort of insurance companies as per your convenience. Especially when it involves trekking in Nepal, there's always a slight chance of minor health issues, injuries, and, most significantly, high hypoxia. In addition, you must choose a policy covering the value of the helicopter rescue from the mountains just in case of significant accidents and acute altitude sickness (AMS).

American and Canadian

  • https://www.travelguard.com
  • https://www.worldnomads.com
  • https://www.travelex-insurance.com/
  • https://www.tugo.com
  • https://www.hccmis.com/atlas-travel-insurance

Australians and New Zealanders

  • https://www.covermore.com.au
  • https://www.allianz.com.au
  • https://www.worldnomads.com.au
  • https://www.bupa.com.au
  • https://www.itrektravelinsurance.com.au
  • https://www.1cover.com.au

British 

  • https://www.jsinsurance.co.uk
  • https://www.travel-guard.co.uk
  • https://www.worldnomads.co.uk
  • https://www.thebmc.co.uk (British Mountaineering Council)
  • https://www.direct-travel.co.uk
  • https://www.essentialtravel.co.uk (Select Grade 4 cover - Sports Cover)

Europe

  • https://www.europ-assistance.com/en

Suggested Insurance Company:

  • Allianz
  • World Nomads
  • SafetyWing

International Flight Ticket Cost:

There are many options to get to Nepal. Trekkers can take flights as per their accessible destination like Turkey, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, China, India, Hongkong, Singapore, Malaysia, Oman, India, and South Korea. Most popular airlines are taking flight Nepal like Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways, Turkish Airlines, Malaysian Airlines, Nepal Airlines, Air India, China Southern, and Korean Airlines, Dragon (Cathey Pacific) airlines and budget airlines like Salam Air, Fly Dubai, and Air Arabia and other airlines. Generally, the fare is from Kathmandu, $500- $1400. The flight fare is high from September to October and March to May, and the rest is average. If you book early, they can get a portion of good food.

Visa Fees:

For entering Nepal, foreigners need visas except for Indian citizens. Most of the country's people can get an arrival visa in the airport and different parts of Nepal- India entering point and Nepal- Tibet entering point from land. Tourists can apply from the embassy in your country also. Generally, Everest Base Camp Trek in 14 Days, so we suggest taking a one-month tourist visa.

Equipment Cost:

We have classified in two types of Everest Base Camp Trek Equipment. The basics equipment that trekkers will need to bring includes a cold-weather sleeping bag, thermal clothing, hiking/trekking boots, trekking poles, a backpack and duffle bag, a warm waterproof jacket, gloves, and sunglasses. If you are regular trekking lovers, we suggest you buy everything, but you are an exceptional trekker, then you can take rent in Kathmandu also.

Would you please read our detailed Everest Base Camp equipment checklist?

Everest Base Camp Trek Package Cost with a local company: 

The main cost of the Trek to Everest Base Camp may be the trekking operator as they offer almost needed services like flight fare of Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu as well as guide and porter, accommodation on tea houses/luxury lodges. In addition cost of Everest Base Camp Trek cost covers breakfast, lunch, dinner, meal, and salary of guide and porter, Everest Base Camp Trek Permit, and two-night accommodation in Kathmandu on Bed and breakfast basis on three-star hotel.

Generally, Everest Base Camp Trek Cost varies agency-wise. If you book with an international trekking agency, Everest Base Camp Trek Cost is high than local trekking company in Nepal. Therefore, we suggest all Everest Base Camp Trek Trekkers book with local Trekking Company in Nepal.

Miscellaneous Costs:

The miscellaneous cost of Everest Base Camp Trek is Tips towards trekking staff like guide, porter, and driver. For tipping, we suggest $10- $20 per day tipping to guide and porters. Usually, the tea house took charge of wifi, hot shower, electric gadget charging, additional snacks, drinks, and food.

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