Everest Base Camp Challenge

Duration 16 days: 7th Feb – Sat 22nd Feb 2020

Trek to the base camp of the greatest mountain on earth, Everest and raise money that will help us brighten the lives of seriously ill children across the UK. Witness some of the most breath-taking scenery on this eleven-day trek, visiting some of the highest villages in the world, and admiring sunrise over the Himalayan snow-capped peaks and Khumbu Glacier. From the peak of Kala Patthar, you can gaze up at the mighty Everest summit.

Why join #TeamStarlight?

    • You’ll get one-to-one fundraising and training support from the moment you join us
    • We will send you a fundraising pack that includes handy fundraising idea’s, sponsor forms and a materials order form to get you started.
    • Receive a FREE Starlight vest or jersey
    • Post-event support, to ensure we are still around to help and advise with any queries you have
For more information about this epic trek, top tips on getting your fundraising started and how to register for your place, contact our Community & Challenges Events Coordinator Amie by emailing Amie.Woodgate@starlight.org.uk or calling 0207 262 2881.

How to fund your challenge and raise money for Starlight!

Option 1- Minimum Sponsorship

  • Registration Fee: £399
  • Min Sponsorship: £4,195
  • Airport Tax and Fuel Surcharge Contribution: (Around £250)

Option 2- Mixed Funded

  • Registration Fee: £399
  • Self-Funded Payment: £850 (Due 10 weeks prior to departure)
  • Min Sponsorship Commitment: £2,500 for Starlight.

What the challenge includes?

  • Fully supported 16-day group challenge
  • UK qualified medic
  • Full support team, including local guides
  • International flights and air travel taxes
  • Action Challenge trek leader
  • All accommodation, twin share – hotels / tea house
  • All meals with the group; including breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • National Park entrance fees
  • Day in Kathmandu ended with a celebratory dinner
  • Pre-event support including discounted training weekends

What is not included?

  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Visa (if applicable)

Get in touch now to register your place.