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* Continuation of Diamond Jubilee Everest Celebration

Coinciding with the 60th Diamond Jubilee of Mount Everest in 2013 HIMALAYA Expeditions (himEX) lunched the Mount Everest Extreme Ultra Marathon on 29th May in 2013. Looking at the great interest of the runners all over the world on such Extreme Event, the Organizing Committee has decided to continue this Marathon as regular Event.

The trip begins with a sweeping scenic flight to Lukla and the trek starts following many farm villages on route with beautiful views of the high snow capped peaks of the world. Trek passes through Sherpa Capital of Namche Bazaar to the highest spot at Gokyo-Ri and Kalapattar for the breathe taking panoramic view of peaks and its glacier including Mt. Everest at close stone throw distance. This will help runners to identify and plan their race mostly on the same route back from Everest Base Camp. It is an event of its kind covering the distance of 60 km and comprises of World Highest Trail Running stretch of 10km from the village of Phortse (3800m) to Nha-la (4400m). This Event has a time limit of 12 hours on the first day and the runner may continue the run on the second day in case they exceed the time frame.

This Adventurous event starts from the Everest Base Camp, 5,356m, the highest starting point in the world and passes through icy glacial streams and jagged moraines. From Gorekshep 5,140m the trail gradually descends to Lobuche 4930m and runs through the scenic valley of Dingboche 4300m. The diversion at Pangboche takes you to the higher trail to the quiet village of Phortse (3800m) from where the highest uphill trail running starts. It offers breath taking views of Amadablam 6800m and Cho Oyu 8200m. The finish is at the Sherpa town of Namche Bazaar at 3446m. It is the world’s most spectacular race to be held annually.

Unique Features:

  • Everest Expedition Base Camp 5364m to Namche Bazaar 3446m
  • WORLD’S HIGHEST EXTREME MARATHON
  • WORLD’S HIGHEST UPHILL TRAIL RUNNING SECTION included in the route
  • Starting line at 5356m on the edge of Khumbu Icefall with the backdrop of Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse and Lo La Pass Run across the world’s highest Glaciers and Moraines of Everest Region Classic Everest Trek along the route pioneered by Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and   Sir Edmund Hillary during their Everest climb in the ‘50s Visit the world inhabited by Legendary Sherpa climbers
  • Marathon route passes through highest monasteries, monuments, chortens, suspension bridges, mountain settlements & beautiful landscape
  • Nowhere else in the world does such a marathon exist
  • Visit Thyangboche Monastery, a world renowned Himalayan heritage
  • Vibrant rhododendron forest, wild orchid grove and scenic Himalayan landscape during trek
  • Sherpa village trails of Lobuje, Pheriche, Dingboche, Thyangboche, Khumjung, Khunde and Namche Bazaar
  • All meals included on trek
  • Trek fully backed by Medical Doctors, Trekking Leaders, Sherpa Crew, Kitchen    Crew & Porters
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu

About the Marathon:
The first edition of EVEREST DIAMOND JUBILEE EXTREME MARATHON was held on 29th May, 2013 and was highly successful. The runners from different parts of the world were very excited and pleased to take part on this completely different Extreme  Marathon Event. Looking at the feedback from these runners and interest from Marathon Lovers from all around the world, the originating Company HIMALAYA Expeditions (HimEX) Nepal, has decided to continue this Marathon Event annually.

The marathon has no comparison in the world. Not only will it be the WORLD’S HIGHEST EXTREME MARATHON but it also has the WORLD’S HIGHEST UPHILL TRAIL RUNNING section from Phortse (3800m) to Nha La (4400m) 10km approx. On race day, runners will take off from the starting line near the Khumbu Glacier at Everest Expedition Base Camp (5356m). The finish line lies at scenic Sherpa Capital of Namche Bazaar, 60km away, across the expanse of Himalayan wilderness dotted with rustic settlements. Though the marathon route mostly consists of downhill sections of exposed ‘Yak and Yeti’ trails it has its share of stinging uphill sections, especially from Phortse to Na La—the WORLD’S HIGHEST UPHILL TRAIL RUNNING SECTION.

Outline Itinerary:
12 May Arrive Kathmandu 1,300m via respective airlines.
13 May A day in Kathmandu with half day tour.
14 May Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla & trek to Phakding.
15 May Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m. Approx. 5-6 hrs.
16 May Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization.
17 May Trek to Khumjung 3,730. 2-3 hrs.
18 May Trek to Dole 4,200m. 3-4 hrs.
19 May Trek to Machermo 4,410m. 3-4 hrs.
20 May Trek to Gokyo 4,760m. Approx: 4-5hrs.
21 May Hike to Gokyo-Ri and trek to Na-La 4, 540m 3-4 hrs.
22 May Trek to Phortse 3, 800m 5-6 hrs.
23 May Trek to Dingboche 4, 330m. 5 hrs.
24 May In Dingboche for local hikes and acclimatization.
25 May Trek to Lobuche 4,840m 4-5 hrs.
26 May Trek to Gorakshep 5,180 m time permitting hike to Kalapatthar 5,545 m the highest spot of this trip.
27 May Proceed to Everest Base Camp 5,340m 3-4 hrs.
28 May At Everest Base preparation for the grand run.
29 May Grand event THEM ULTRA run to Namche Bazaar.
30 May At Namche Bazaar rest day.
31 May Trek to Phakding 2,630m. 5-6 hrs.
01 June Trek to Lukla 3-4 hrs.
02 June Fly Lukla-Kathmandu.
03 June In Kathmandu free day at leisure.
04 June Transfer to Airport for international departure.
 Departure Dates  Availability
 12 May-04 Jun  Available
Day 01:

Arrive at Kathmandu 1,300m via respective airlines.

  On arrival at Kathmandu Tribhuwan International Airport you will be received by our staff and transfer you to the Hotel, where our guide will give you a brief orientation of the Hotel, Kathmandu, Trekking, do’s and don’t and other related information that you might require while in Nepal.
   
Day 02:

A day in Kathmandu with half day guided tour.

  After your first night in Kathmandu, you will be briefed about the trip, handover the race kit and do a quick sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley at places of interest.
   
Day 03:

Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla & trek to Phakding.

  Approx: 30 minutes flight to Lukla 2,800m 9-10km (2 ½ -3hr walk)

After breakfast transfer to the domestic Airport after necessary security formalities, board on the smaller twin otter, Dornier or similar plane for the sweeping panoramic flight to Lukla, on arrival you will be received by our trekking guides. In Lukla you will have time to wander around, while the Sherpa crew sort and divide the load baggage. Lunch depending upon the time of arrival at Lukla either in Lukla or few hours walks further down towards Phakding. The walk is gradual and most of the way, with few ups from Tarhe khola, where you can have a superb view of Kusum-Kangru 6,369m crossing a short suspension bridge, from here after a short climb brings us to the Ghat village, another 1 1/2hr of gradual walk brings you to Phakding village for the overnight stop near the bank of the Dudh-Kosi river.

   
Day 04:

Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440m approx. 5-6 hrs.

  From Phakding after crossing the suspension bridge over the Dudh-Kosi the walk is pleasant with few short uphill and downhill and re-crossing the same river again, with magnificent view of Thamserku 6,608m, then reaching a small village of Monjo and to the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park, from here a short descend with a gradual walk to the Jorsalle village is reached, the last village till Namche Bazaar, the walk is pleasant on the river bed till the last bridge over the Imjatse river is reached, from here the walk is along the winding uphill path all the way to Namche Bazaar, with magnificent view of Kwangde peak, Kusum Kangru Mt. Everest-Nuptse wall, Lhotse and the closer view of Tawache peak can be seen all the way up, from here another 1-2 hour walk up brings to the famed Namche Bazaar.
   
Day 05:

Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatisation.

  A leisure day to enjoy and relax around the town or visit the Sagarmatha National Park museum just above Namche Bazaar for out standing views of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Tawache, Thamserku, Kang Tenga and Khunde peaks.
   
Day 06:

Trek to Khunde / Khumjung village 3, 730m. 3-4 hrs.

  After a great time at Namche, trace the route above the ridge of Namche towards Syangboche just above Namche, following the trail to Khunde and Khumjung the largest of the Sherpa villages in the Khumbu area, trek leads towards the Syangboche small airstrip, first one and half hour walk is quite strenuous uphill due to high altitude overlooking the magnificent view of Mt. Kwangde, Thamserku and other neighboring peaks with an aerial view of Namche Bazaar down below. On reaching Syangboche small airstrip, take a short climb towards the Khunde village situated in the same glacial valley as Khumjung village beneath the sacred Mt. Khumbila 5,761m. A quiet gentle path brings to the sleepy village of Khumjung via Khunde for the overnight halt. At Khunde there’s a hospital built with the help of Sir Edmund Hillary’s Foundation. Afternoon visit the Khumjung old Monastery, the only place believed to have Yeti scalp. Khumjung also has a High School built with the help of Sir Edmund Hillary Foundation.
   
Day 07:

Trek to Dole 4,200m 4-5 hrs.

  After a wonderful time here, the walk is fairly easy for the first half, from Khumjung the trail leads to an hour downhill joining the main busy trail at Shanasa. From Shanasa, Gokyo route diverts from the main trail towards north. The path climbs gently on the steep rock steps embedded in a narrow cleft in a large boulder; the two trails soon join and continue towards a large Chorten on the top of the ridge at Mong 3,973 meters. This ridge descends from Khumbila 5,716m abode of the patron god Khumbu. From this ridge, the path meanders in a series of switchbacks down a sandy slope to the Dudh Kosi at Phortse Thanghka for lunch stop. After Phortse, continue trek to Dole, from here the trail climbs steeply out of the valley through a patch of rhododendron forest which gives way to juniper and conifers trees. In the spring time this place will be vivid when all the flowers in bloom. This path passes many summer pastures where the Yak and other cattle graze in this high pastureland. The trek winds through the Tongba village at 3,950m and Gyele 3,960m and finally arriving at Dole. A superb view of Khumbila and Tawache 6,542m can be seen throughout the walk.
   
Day 08:

Trek to Machermo 4,410m. 3-4 hrs.

  From Dole, our route climbs steadily along the side of the valley, rhododendron forest giving way to scrub juniper as altitude gains gradually. The trail climbs on a fairly level path for one hour to Lhabarma Kharka at 4,325 m and a further an hour to Luza at 4,390m; eventually skirting around a ridge to gain the first views of Machermo village, spread out in the valley below. There is an excellent Swiss chalet style lodge at Machermo, arriving at Machermo on good time for the overnight halt. With time for exploration above the village. Just above the village there is a superb view encompassing Cho Oyo 8,210m and all the mountains that flank the Ngozumba Glacier. Gokyo Panoroma Runner with Mt. Pumori in background
   
Day 09:

Trek to Gokyo 4,760m. Approx: 4-5hrs.

  From here, head for the holy lake at Gokyo. By following a very scenic trail to Pangka 4,545m and then descend slightly, following one of the glacial fed rivers which flow down the west of Ngozumba Glacier. Then climb a steep rocky incline into the ablation valley by the side of the glacier, passing the first lake. Soon arriving at the second lake, crossing the path which heads across the glacier to the Cho -La (another tough route to Loboche and beyond to Everest base camp) Coming to the third lake known as Dudh Pokhari and on its east shore is the summer settlement of Gokyo at 4,790 meters. Walking by the side of the lake, the scenery is magnificent with the peak of Cho Oyo and Gyachung Kang reflected in its emerald green waters we will be camping just by shore of the lake depending upon the availability of the campsite with a good view.
   
Day 10:

At Gokyo hike to Gokyo-Ri and continue walk to Na-La 4,440m.

  Today, morning free for a hike to Gokyo Ri one of the highlight of this trip, the view around Gokyo itself is marvelous, for the very best panorama take a hike to Gokyo Ri, a small peak above the lake, Gokyo Ri at 5,357m. Offers breathe taking views providing a panorama of Cho Oyo, Gyachung Kang, Everest, Lhotse, Cholatse, Tawache and far as to Mt. Makalu in the east. A two hours climb brings you to this wonderful spot. After a wonderful time at Gokyo, a short walk of few hours leads to Na-La on the ULTRA route where one has to turn back to Namche Bazaar via Dole and Mong hill, the village of Na-La situated at the end of the Ngozumba glacier.
   
Day 11:

Trek to Phortse 3,800m Approx 5 hrs.

  The trek leads to a descend opposite side of the Dudh Kosi valley to the village of Phortse. Downhill walk is straight forward following the east side of the valley providing different views of the Khumbu peaks, then reaching at Phortse. Phortse, magnificently situated village beneath the steep hills and Taboche peak overlooking the junction of the Dudh Kosi and Imja Khola.
   
Day 12:

Trek to Dingboche 4, 358 m. 5 hrs.

 

After a great morning with the view of the surrounding snow capped peaks route climbs and contours around the west side of the Imjatse Khola valley providing excellent views of Ama Dablam, the Nuptse-Lhotse wall and Everest. The trail initially has some steep drops but the paths are good. Then reaching at Pangboche for lunch, here visit the old monastery, from Pangboche journey continues towards east, the road splits into two ways, the north going to Pheriche and our trail leading towards east beneath towering

north face of Ama Dablam, from here onwards Ama Dablam looks completely different, from the bridge the trails climbs slowly winding above the Imjatse river to a big mani Stupa, from here onwards the walk is fairly moderate as you enter the Imja tse Valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse and Lhotse with view of the eastern snow capped mountains including the Island peak or Imja tse 6,189m, which is a popular peak amongst all the trekking peaks in Nepal. Dingboche is a beautiful patchwork of field enclosed by stone walls, protecting the crops of barley, buckwheat and potatoes from the cold winds and grazing animals. Dingboche has about more than ten teahouses.

   
Day 13:

Rest Day at Dingboche.

  A leisure day for short hike around, at Dingboche there are places where one go for a short walk. Trek to Chhukhung 4,730m.is worth while which takes approx. 3-4 hours from Dingboche, towards east within the Imja tse Valley, although the trek is gradual, however you can feel the thin air as the altitude gains slowly coming towards Chhukhung. At Chhukhung, there are about five teahouses overlooking superb view of the snow capped peaks and glaciers of Lhotse, Ama-Dablam and Imja glacier, Chhukhung the last settlement in eastern Khumbu.
   
Day 14:

Trek to Lobuche 4,928m. Approx. 5 hours.

  From Dingboche the trail leads north, the path is gradual up for about 40 -50 minutes as you come to a mani-prayer Stupa, from here the trail is gentle on the hard meadow looking down below Pheriche village, today’s walk offers beautiful view of the Mt. Tawache, Ama Dablam and to the north Pokalde 5,741m, Kongma-tse 5,820m and the great wall of Nuptse. After a pleasant walk of 1 ½ to 2 hours the trail from Pheriche joins near Thugla, before a small wooden bridge over the torrent river of Khumbu glacier. From Thugla, an hour steep up brings you to the top, where you can view Mt. Pumori and other peaks west of Everest, the spot here is good place for a few minutes break after the strenuous climb, close to this spot you can also see a number of memorial of the unfortunate climbers, who died in expeditions around the mountain of this region, From here another 1 1/2 to 2 hours of gradual ascend brings you to Lobuche, Lobuche comes as a surprise, as its situated in the corner well hidden and sheltered from the wind. Lobuche has about 5-6 Teahouses.
   
Day 15:

Trek to Gorakshep 5,160m 3-4 hrs.

  The first hour walk is gradual up the valley at the end of the grassy field, a short 20 minutes climb, the walk from here follows the rocky moraine path, as you walk you can see the icy-glacial pond and icebergs down below of Khumbu glacier. After the last rocky moraine dunes a short downhill walk bring you to Gorakshep on the flat field below Kalapatthar 5,545m and Mt. Pumori 7,145m. Gorakshep has four teahouses, lodges.
   
Day 16:

Trek to Everest base Camp 5,357m. 6 k.m.

  Early morning a steep walk towards Kalapatthar, on reaching the top ridge of Kalapatthar which is a small rocky peak on the southwest ridge of Mt.Pumori, the view from here is beyond imagination the Everest stands within a stone throw distance, between the summit of Nuptse and Lho-la and Lhotse and with all the higher snow capped giants that dominates all around, with a view of Everest Base camp down below on the moraine of Khumbu glacier, after a wonderful time here descend back to  Gorakshep for the overnight with afternoon free for medical check up or for practice race. Today towards the final destination of this adventurous journey at the foot of  number one at Everest Base Camp near to its famed and notorious Khumbu Ice-fall, the path from here can be misleading, follow the lead Sherpa, every year the trail changes due to the movements of the glacier, the walk is quite strenuous due to the high altitude and thin air, the walk passes through over rocky dunes and moraine and streams, till you reach the base camp. Everest Base Camp is lively during the high expedition season. On reaching at the foot of number one, a great view of the Khumbu icefall awaits you. A great spot to spend the day with the surrounding world’s highest peaks, one can hear often the crackle of the glacier and of avalanches nearby, today we might have a practice race for a short distance after breakfast, with full attire for the race with numbers and company’s issued T-Shirt. Afternoon time great numbers of people especially the Nepali runners will join up for the great event.
   
Day 17:

At Everest Base Camp.

  A great spot to spend the day with the surrounding world’s highest peaks, one can hear often the crackle of the glacier and of avalanches nearby, today we might have a practice race for a short distance after breakfast, with full attire for the race with numbers and company’s issued T-Shirt. Afternoon time great numbers of people especially the Nepali runners will join up for the great event.
   
Day 18:

The Grand Event of THEM to Namche Bazaar.

  Early breakfast at 5:00 a.m. assemble at 6:00 a.m. with final briefing with the course route event starts at 6.30 a.m. (Subject to change, which will be notified at Base Camp). The run leads towards Gorakshep-Lobuche and to Thugla where the Dingboche trails branches off from here the route climbs on the high side omitting the route of Pheriche afternoon can be very windy here, from Dingboche the run leads towards east for 3 k.m. then turning around after finishing the loop of 3 by 3 k.m. at Dingboche a short run brings you to the bridge. After the bridge it is nearly downhill all the way with few ups to Pangboche, from here follow the mark route to Phortse onwards back to the woodlands and vegetation with an hour or more up hill to Na-La then descend towards Dole and Phortse Tenga with a strenuous uphill to Mong ridge where there is large Mani Stupa and back to Shanasha, from Shanasha where the trail from Khumjung, Gokyo and to Namche meets. From here the route follows on the main busy path, the walk winds all the way to Namche Bazaar on the downhill and gradual path. On reaching Namche Bazaar the finishing line and the end of this great world adventurous event where one will decorated with medals and certificate and trophy’s and with overnight in the Lodge at Namche Bazaar.
   
Day 19:

At Namche Bazaar.

  A full deserved rest day to pull your tired muscle back to normal, and for the last hour souvenir shopping at Namche Bazaar.
   
Day 20:

Trek to Phakding 2,652m 4-5 hrs.

  After the hard time of previous day begin with a slow morning breakfast, morning walk downhill to Dudh Kosi river then retrace the journey all the way to Phakding for the overnight stop.
   
Day 21:

Trek to Lukla 3-4 hrs walk.

  Last day of this great trekking will be one of the good walk to Lukla, you can walk at on your own normal pace, leisurely and enjoying the lush green scenery around. Apart from few short uphill the only long climb will be just before Lukla which will take about 40 minutes from a place called Choplung or from the old big oak tree. On reaching Lukla, prepare for the last day great dinner and a party with the fellow Sherpa crew, porters and trekking members.
   
Day 22:

Fly Lukla-Kathmandu.

  The flight time to Kathmandu, are schedule for morning normally, because of the wind in the afternoon, sometime the flight time can be delayed due to bad weather and other reason. Depending upon the flight time this scenic flight from Lukla takes about 30 minutes to Kathmandu, a panoramic view of the snow capped peaks can be seen during the flight. At Kathmandu domestic terminal, our staff will receive and transfer you back to respective Hotels.
   
Day 23:

Free day at leisure.

  A free day in Kathmandu, please inform our staff if you would like to go on another short tour in and around Kathmandu Valley.
   
Day 24:

Transfer to Airport for the International departure.

  Today as per your international flight time, keep your confirmed air ticket, and your passport handy. Our staff will take you to the airport for your final departure from this amazing country, Nepal.
 

What’s included in the package cost

  1. 4-nights hotel stay in Kathmandu on Twin Sharing basis with breakfast (extra charge for single supplement accommodation).
  2. Airport/hotel transfers in Kathmandu
  3. Domestic flight: Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu (does not include emergency/medical evacuation by helicopter or plane)
  4. Full Board accommodation during trekking period backed by our Sherpa crew using tented camps
  5. Trekking permits and national park entrance fees
  6. FREE Trekking bag with official marathon logo for the trek
  7. Porters to carry baggage (must be within stipulated weight limit i.e. 15kg)
  8. Half-day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  9. Event t-shirt, participant medal and certificate and souvenir t-shirt.
  10. Celebration dinner party at Kathmandu after the marathon
 

What’s not included in the package cost

  1. Nepalese Visa: USD $ 40 for 30 days (Can be paid upon arrival at Nepal)
  2. International flight tickets
  3. Single Supplement hotel/lodge/tent accommodation on BB basis. (Extra charges)
  4. Meals while in Kathmandu. (3 lunches, 3 dinners)
  5. Extra nights in Kathmandu
  6. Expenses of personal nature and gratitude (tips)
  7. International travel, trip cancellation and medical insurance
  8. Emergency/medical evacuation
  9. Medical costs
  10. Extra expenses incurred due to leaving the trip early
  11. Extra Expenses to fly in / out by Helicopter in case of bad weather (Approx US$ 500 per person each way extra, please budget for this in case of bad weather)
Price includes following services:
 1.  Accommodation sharing twin at Hotel in Kathmandu for 4 nights on Bed & Breakfast basis.
 2.  Airport transfers in Kathmandu.
 3.  Half day guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu with applicable entrance fees.
 4.  Internal flight Kathmandu / Lukla / Kathmandu with applicable airport taxes.
 5.  Trekking & camping arrangement backed by Sherpa crew on full board basis.
 6.  Applicable Trekking Permit & National Park Fees.
 7.  Accompanying Doctors for regular medical check up.
 8.  Supply of free Duffel Bag and Race Kit.
 9.  Water and Medical Point with Doctor Support at some points.
 10. Race Medal, Certificate and Souvenir.
 11. Insurance for Nepalese crew.
 

Our price does not include followings:

 1.  International flights to / from Kathmandu.
 2.  Nepal entry visa fees.
 3.  Lunch and dinner while in Kathmandu Hotels.
 4.  Travel, Medical and Personal insurance.
 5.  Rescue evacuation in case of emergency.
 6.  Personal clothing and personal trekking gear including sleeping bag & down jacket.
 7.  Expenses of personal nature, i.e. tipping, laundry, bottled drinks, bar bills etc.
 8.  Any expense for early returning member due sickness, injury or any other reason. No refund will be entertained for any unused service.
 9.  Extra expense occurred due to unexpected circumstances like cancellation of internal flights, floods, strike etc.
Extensions

If you are not tied up with time limitations, or have more time before or after your main trip with us, you can join / take following extension trips to make your holiday even interesting. According to extra time you have, you can choose a visit to National Parks for jungle safari viewing rare animals, migrant birds and exotic reptiles or enjoy the whitewater rafting or take a cultural tour of Kathmandu, Pokhara, Nagarkot or even make a quick visit to neighboring countries of Tibet – Roof of the world, India – The country of wonders, Bhutan – The Dragon Kingdom. We can add these extensions before or after your holiday according to the flights that you have booked / can book. Beside these, if you even want just stay in Kathmandu for relax or any independent activities, we can book extra nights at the Hotel. You can book these extensions together with your main trip booking.


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Rafting is undoubtedly the best way to explore the Arcadian Nepal. It involves excitement, scenic views and challenge. Nepal has numerous fine rivers for rafting, kayaking or canoeing. The most prominent white water rafting regions are the eastern, the mid and the western rivers. Of all these regions, river Trisuli and the Bhotekoshi are the main popular rafting rivers for short trips. The rivers sometimes offer hair raising roller coaster rides. ...(More)

 

Mount Everest Flight:
Mountain flight is truly a memorable experience that one should not miss out in Nepal. If you feel you have not seen enough mountains, the mountain flight is the right choice to rejoice with spectacular panoramic mountains’ views. The bird’s eye view of the 6 mighty mountains above 8,000m out of the 14 from a close range is simply unbelievable. The one hour magic flight will make it possible for you to view uninterruptedly all the enchanting beauty ...(More)

 

Bungy Jumping:

(Jumping beyond imagination): Just imagination of jumping down from a bridge of 160m above a tropical gorge with the Bhote Koshi, one of the Nepal’s wildest rivers raging below is enough to make your heartbeat run faster. It is the thrill of Bungy jumping as it there is no fun for real adventure lover if challenge is not so hard and difficult. It is located within a reach of 4 hours outside Kathmandu and just 19 kms away from the Tibet Border. ...(More)

 

Paragliding:

(Flying like a bird): Paragliding is relatively new adventure sports in Nepal. Paragliding in this Himalayan country can be a truly wonderful and fulfilling experience for the adventure seekers. You can experience unparalleled scenic grandeur as you share airspace with Himalayan griffin vultures, eagles, kites while floating over the villages, monasteries, temples, lakes and the jungle with a fantastic view of the majestic Himalayas. ...(More)

 

Ultralight Flight:

Ultralight aircraft is being operated from Pokhara. It has an unique blend of both mountain and plateau area. While flying over the Pokhara valley, you will not miss the scenic beauty of both the Himalayas and the most famous lake of Nepal, Phewa Tal. The flight will be a journey through nature. Don’t miss this truly unique experience. ...(More)

 

Hotels:

We have allowed our packages with just right number of nights of hotel accommodations which enables you to spend nights with quick visits of local market or monuments in the area. However if you have some extra days before or after your main package holiday, you can spend extra nights in Kathmandu or nearby destinations so that you can cover the interesting sights or just relax while you are here. ...(More)

 

Hotel Yak & Yeti:

The Hotel Yak & Yeti with the historic character, suitable for both short or long stay, is fashioned as the fusion of modern design and the noblesse of original heritage interiors. This exceptional city centre hotel is located minutes away from both domestic and international airport. It continues to be the city's leading luxury hotel for business and leisure. ...(More)

 

Hotel Shanker:

Shanker Hotel is housed in a palace built at the turn of the 19th century by a Rana Maharajah with a penchant for French architecture, international cuisine and Eastern hospitality. It was converted into a hotel in 1964. The façade and traditions were kept intact but the interior was redesigned to give travelers the kind of comfort they would expect of a world class hotel. You will live in palace when you live at Hotel Shanker. ...(More)

 

Hotel Malla:
Superbly located between the Royal Palace and Kathmandu's fashionable tourist district, Thamel, in the heart of the city. The Malla Hotel is only a 20 minutes drive from Kathmandu's International airport. Besides excellent accommodation and Central location the Malla Hotel is Offering a well equipped business center, extensive meeting and conference facilities, a health club with the latest work out equipment, sauna, massage, steambath and jacuzzi. ...(More)

 

Hotel Marshyangdi:

Hotel Marshyangdi situated in the heart of Thamel is the best choice for those who want to be in the main tourist hub of Kathmandu. Because of its friendly & professional staff, home like atmosphere, Marshyangdi has been a popular name and home away from home for most of the repeated visitors. The hotel now has 50 deluxe and 5 mini suite rooms besides the regular standard rooms. ...(More)

Trip Facts
  • Trip Name : Everest Extreme Ultra Marathon
  • Trip Duration : 24 Days
  • Trip Grade : Challenging
  • Trip Date :
  • Activity : Events
  • Highest Altitude : 5545 m
  • Month : May

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