Mount Everest Expedition Itinerary China/North Side – Mountain Trip
Duration in country: Approx 60 days
Our North Side Expedition includes an acclimatization trek to over 18,000 ft in the Khumbu region of Nepal and an expedited drive into Tibet BC. An alternate schedule without the Khumbu Trek is a few days shorter and is an option for climbers who do not want to participate in the acclimatization trek.
Please note this itinerary is merely an example. Decisions as to the actual itinerary will be made by the guides.
Day 0: Arrive in Kathmandu, Nepal
Day 1: Team meeting in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Pick up climbing permits. Free day to explore Kathmandu and visit temples.
Day 3-17: Acclimatization trek in Khumbu region. (Optional, direct to Tibet is an option as well)
Day 18-19: Back in Kathmandu
Day 20-22: Drive to Tibet basecamp
Day 23-32: First acclimatization round up to North Col and return to Tibet BC
Day 33- 55: Second round and summit attempt! (8 days of weather/flex days)
Day 56-58: Return to Tibet BC
Day 59-60: Return to Kathmandu
Day 61: Head on home!