Everest Skydive Trip Details

Everest Skydive ± The World¶s Highest Skydiving Adventure
The Adventure that Beats All Adventures - Extreme Skydiving at the top of the world Everest Skydive does not only take you to the dizzying heights of 29,500ft, it also takes you to the heart of the Sherpa country and the Everest region. After landing at the airstrip in Lukla, you begin your trek to Syangboche. Following the Dudh Kosi River, you trek past picturesque Sherpa villages, gompas (monasteries) within the Sagarmatha National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). Syangboche, a Sherpa hamlet situated just above Namche Bazaar, is the site for the Everest Skydive event. Upon reaching the hamlet, you will get ready to take the µWorld¶s Highest Jump¶ and land at 12,350 ft. The highly qualified pilots will take you to a height of 29,500 ft in a Pilatus PC-6 Aircraft, which is equipped with a state-of-the-art oxygen system. Hurtling past some of the world¶s tallest peaks in a few seconds of freefall (solo or tandem), the adrenaline rush will be something you have never experienced before ± a dream will certainly come true! All through your adventure, you will be guided by our Everest Skydive Crew, which includes some of the world¶s leading skydivers and mountaineering experts. Should you wish to further explore the magnificent region, in which you have just had this unique experience, you have the option to join our ten-day extension trek to Everest Base Camp. >>Trip Highlights
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Join the World's most Elite Skydiving Adventure Skydive in front of Mount Everest (29,035ft ± 8,848m) Visit the Sagarmatha National Park - a UNESCO World Heritage area Land on the highest drop zone in the world Experience Kathmandu and the Sherpa country of the Everest region Experience the Himalayan environment of vast altitudes Experience a high altitude jump with supplementary oxygen Get your own personal video of your jump Get your own personal picture taken by a professional photographer Be part of an Elite club of international skydivers Ascend in a Turbine Pilatus Porter PC 6 from Switzerland Be a part of the international record books & history Drop zone vehicles: Squirrel B3 helicopter, local yaks, ponies and porters

>>Outline Itinerary Day 01. Arrive Kathmandu / Transfer to Hotel Day 02. Sightseeing and familiarisation in Kathmandu Day 03. Fly to Lukla (2900m)/ Trek to Phakding (2656m) Day 04. Trek to Namche(3450m) Day 05. Rest day in Namche(3450m) - Meet and Brief

Day 06. Trek to Syangboche (3810m) / Jump Day Day 07. Jump Day Day 08. Jump Day< Day 09. Jump Day Day 10. Jump Day, fly to Kathmandu Day 11. Depart Kathmandu >>Extension Trip (Optional): Ten Days Everest Base Camp Extension Trek Day 11. Trek to Tengboche (3864m) Day 12. Trek to Pheriche (4252m) Day 13. Trek to Lobuche (4930m) Day 14. Trek to Gorakshep(5184m), visit Kalapatter(5545m) Day 15. Trek to Everest Base Camp(5357m) / Return to Gorakshep (5184m) Day 16. Trek to Pheriche (4252m) Day 17. Trek to Tengboche (3864m) Day 18. Trek to Namche (3450m) Day19. Trek to Lukla (2900m) Day 20. Fly to Kathmandu Day 21. Depart Kathmandu 2011 Departures Group 1: 19 to 29 October 2011. Group 2: 21 to 31 October 2011. (Group Size: 12 - 15 members.)

General Information
Passport and Visa Information All visitors except Indian nationals must hold passport and valid visa. Visa can be obtained at the Nepalese diplomatic missions and consulates abroad. Visa is also issued at the entry points. It can be extended at the Department of Immigration, Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu. Children under 10 years need not pay any visa fee. People willing to get entry Visa at the air port or any of the land entry points are required to fill a visa form with passport photograph. So, please download form from the link below and get ready while you are passing through the immigration point. More... Gratis visa for 30 days available only for tourists of SAARC countries Multiple entry 15 days - US$ 25 or equivalent convertible currency Multiple entry 30 days - US$ 40 or equivalent convertible currency Multiple entry 90 days - US$ 100 or equivalent convertible currency

Tourist Visa Extension * Visa extension fee for 15 days or less is US $ 30 or equivalent convertible currency and visa extension fee for more than 15 days is US$ 2 per day * Tourist visa can be extended for a maximum period of 150 days in a single visa year (January December). More information about visa fees & regulations can be found in Nepal Government's Immigration Department website. http://www.immi.gov.np/apendix.php For more information: http://www.everest-skydive.com/everest_skydive_details.php

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