Nepal Cultural Visit & Trek into the Himalayas
March, May, October 2017
8 nights/ 9 days
Trekking in famous footsteps…
Sparks International is delighted to offer you a fun and action-packed trip of a lifetime to Nepal. This 8-night/ 9-day trip and trek includes sightseeing in Kathmandu and a mind-blowing flight to Lukla Airstrip, followed by 4.5 days trekking in the footsteps of Sir Edmond Hillary, the world famous explorer and the first to summit Mt Everest. Sir Edmond reached the 29028 ft summit of Everest at 11.30 on the morning of 29 May 1953 with his Nepalese climbing partner Tenzing Nogay.
Great trekking terrain…
The trek will take you along narrow mountain paths and rugged trails, through small Nepali settlements crossing rope bridges above rushing streams and rivers.
Encounter curious villagers, friendly children, and ‘Yaks’ fully loaded with various items for the inhabitants living within the Himalayas.
Step aside as Yaks have the right of way!
Unforgettable Himalayan scenery…
You will trek with fully qualified and experienced Nepali guides as far as Tenbouche at 3860m. From here you will have breath taking views with the occasional sight of Mt Everest in the distance. Capture these unforgettable memories on your phone or camera.
In addition to your guide you will also be allocated a porter to transport your larger items along the trail.