Everest Base Camp Trek

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Key Infomation

  • Duration:16 Days
  • Trip GradeModerate
  • Region/DestinationNepal
  • Maximum Altitude5,364 m
  • ActivityTrekking and Hiking
  • Arrival CityKathmandu

About Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek may be a dream to every adventure lover. Since 1999 trekking has been popular worldwide. Every year hundreds to thousands of travelers visit these regions, especially during spring and autumn.

It is the only trekking route in the world, which offers to view four to eight above 8000m highest peaks. The travel Lonely Planet has ranked Khumbu region in the sixth-best trekking destinations in the world to travel.

The Everest Region is situated in the Sagarmatha National Park rich in natural beauties, admiring mountains, breath-taking rivers, local cultures and flora and fauna. You may also encounter some wild animals and birds like Musk Deer, Himalayan Thar, Himalayan Moonal, and different floras. Also, you can experience astounding mountain views, explore the glimpses of the life style of Sherpa community. Twelve to fourteen days of trek to Everest Base Camp offers to visit the Sherpa Capital Namche Bazaar as well as the villages of Thame, Khumjung, Pangboche, Pheriche and Kunde. The famous Buddhist monastery at Tengboche is a remarkable part of the trek for the spiritual people.Kalapathar stands at the height of 5,545m, which is the ultimate destination of the trek, popularly known as Everest view point.

In addition to this, the journey takes about 30 minutes of flight from Kathmandu valley to Lukla. There are various available well-managed hotels, teahouses and local lodge for the interested. It takes minimum of 2-3 hour to 5-6 hours to reach the every stationof the overnight spending hotels. However, there are lots of hotels and teahouses on the way, where you can sip a cup of tea and coffee of the local flavor. There’s Internet service available at every hotel and lodge for the convenience. Also, do not worry about phone connection and electric charge (Solar).

In addition, the best season to trek in Everest Region is during spring and autumn. We as a professional trekking company in Nepal we suggest you to bring some chocolates and dry foods in your hand carry with some proper warm jacket and clothing.

Highlights

  • Lukla Airport
  • Tengboche Monastery
  • Kalapathar best view for Mount Everest

Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)
  • Day 02: Sightseeing at Kathmandu and trek Preparation
  • Day 03: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft
  • Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazar (3,438m/11,280 ft
  • Day 05: Acclimatization Day Namche Bazar(3,440m/11,284ft).
  • Day 06: Namche Bazar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft) 10km, 5- 6 hours.
  • Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft) 9km, 5 - 6 hours
  • Day 08: Acclimatization day at Dingboche. (4,360M) hike to Nagarjung Hill
  • Day 09: Dingboche¬† to Lobuche (4,940 m/16,207 ft) 4km, 4-5 hours.
  • Day 10: Lobuche to GorakShep (5,170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364)
  • Day 11: GorakShep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft)and trek down to Pheriche (4288M)
  • Day 12: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft) 20km, 6 - 7 hours.
  • Day 13: Namche Bazar to Lukla (2,860m/9,186ft) 19km, 6 - 7 hours.
  • Day 15: Fly to Kathmandu
  • Day 16: Final departure

Welcome at Airport and Transfer to Hotel, A short briefing at Hotel with presence of your trekking guide.

    Visit some of the heritage sites of Kathmandu and final trip preparation.

      This is first day of trekking, starts from Lukla, which is 30 minutes flight from Kathamndu and 2-3 hr trek to reach Phakding.

        It is one of the longest day of trek, takes 6-7 hr from Phakding to Namche Bazar. The way is continuous walk crossing from green forest and village.

          Acclimatization Day Namche Bazar(3,440m/11,284ft).Hike to Syangboche (Everest View Hotel)

            Namche Bazar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft) 10km, 5- 6 hours.

              Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft) 9km, 5 - 6 hours.

                Acclimatization day at Dingboche. (4,360M) hike to Nagarjung Hill

                  Dingboche  to Lobuche (4,940 m/16,207 ft) 4km, 4-5 hours.

                    Lobuche to GorakShep (5,170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft) 13km, 6-7 hours.

                      GorakShep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft)and trek down to Pherice (4,288m/14,070ft) 16km, 7-8 hours.

                        Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft) 20km, 6 - 7 hours.

                          Namche Bazar to Lukla (2,860m/9,186ft) 19km, 6 - 7 hours.

                                Cost Details

                                Included

                                • All necessaries ground transportation including Airport to Hotel and Kathmandu Sightseeing
                                • Government Trekking Permit including National Park Entry Permit, TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System) and Local Permit
                                • Domestic Flight: Kathandu to Luka Domestic flight round trip
                                • 3 night Kathmandu Hotel Accommodation at 3 Star hotel with BB Service
                                • Trekking Guide: Government license holder trekking guide, having 5-7 years experiences in Trekking sector of Nepal and well speaking skill in English
                                • trekking porter, Max 20 kg
                                • Accommodation at Tea House and Local lodge during trekking period.
                                • Logistics: Three time meals a day during trekking period including breakfast, lunch and dinner, tea and coffee.
                                • Medical Kit: Trekking medical kit and tools

                                Excluded

                                • International flight
                                • Nepal Visa and cargo clearance
                                • your personal warm chothes for trekking
                                • your personal medical/rescue insurance
                                • Extra porter if needs
                                • Alcoholic products during trekking period
                                • Helicopter evacuation if any emergency case
                                • Tips for your trekking staff
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