Everest Base Camp Trekking an adventure that fulfills your dreams to stand beneath world highest Mt. Everest which soars at the height of 8,848 m and 29, 028 ft the tallest peak on the planet.
Certainly it captures trekkers and adventurer overlooking breathtaking panorama of giant mountains on this marvelous Everest Base Camp trekking within a time frame of twelve days duration that makes you holiday and adventure in Nepal worth-while.
Everest Base Camp Trekking starts with scenic and super flight from the capital Kathmandu to reach at high Lukla town airstrip, during air enjoy fantastic panorama of Himalayan peaks with Mt. Everest.
From Lukla walk on Dudh-Kosi River valley and gorge and enter interesting areas within Sagarmatha National Park (Sagarmatha for Everest in Nepalese while local Sherpa calls Chomolungma) enriched with exotic flora and fauna of great various species which you witness on walks.
Climb leads to high and colorful Namche Bazaar the hub of Khumbu Sherpa where trekkers finds times to explore around its scenic hills and observing culture of Sherpa people of great interest.
After Namche heading towards scenic area at Thyangboche visit its impressive monastery and then walk finally takes you right beneath towering Mt. Everest at base camp the main highlight of the adventure within close to massive Khumbu Ice-Falls and glaciers.
Our marvelous adventure slowly ends with climb to the highest Kalapathar hill top for fabulous panorama of mountains with Everest and Pumori at its closest distance.
Finally our wonderful walks ends back at Lukla for panoramic flight to Kathmandu to complete one of the most marvelous adventure and experience on Everest Base Camp Trekking.
- What Will You DoDay 01: Fly to Lukla 2,820 m and trek to Phakding 2,657 m - 04 hrs.
Morning fly to Lukla with grand views of Himalayan peaks during 35 mins flight then continue walk on gradual trail with few ups and down past Sherpa village to reach at Phakding for overnight stay.
Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m - 06 hrs.
From here on river valley within forested area, then with climb for few hours to reach at famous Namche Bazaar for two nights stop.
Day 03: In Namche for rest and acclimatization with short hike.
Namche a perfect spot and heights for rest days to support acclimatization, where one can take a high up at scenic view point facing Everest-Lhotse-Nuptse-Amadablam and other range of mountains.
Day 04: Trek to Thyangboche 3,867 m - 05 hrs.
From Namche heading up and on winding trail with downhill to a river and then uphill walks for few hours within serene alpine woodland to reach at scenic Thyangboche Monastery.
Day 05: Trek to Dingboche 4,365 m - 05 hrs.
Morning with grand views of peaks then downhill to a river, after crossing a bridge with slow climb towards Pangboche village with close views of Amadablam peak, walk continues to reach a scenic Imjatse Valley where our overnight stops at Dingboche located with views of Amadablam and Island peaks.
Day 06: Another rest day at Dingboche for acclimatization and local hike.
Another lovely and scenic spot for rest day to get acclimatize where one can take a short hike up at Nakarjung hill top, for excellent views of mountains facing Imjatse and Dingboche below.
Day 07: Trek to Lobuche 4,890 m - 05 hrs.
From Dingboche with pleasant time heading up above Dingboche and Imjatse valley with scenic views, from here to reach at Lobuche for overnight with views of Nuptse and Lobuche peaks.
Day 08: To Everest Base Camp 5,365 m back at Gorakshep 5,180 m - 06 hrs
After Lobuche walk takes you to our highlight at Everest base camp, as route leads with slow uphill and above Khumbu glacier and moraine to reach a flat field at Gorakshep a place with few nice lodges. From Gorakshep continue walk toward east to reach Everest base camp, on reaching our target enjoy views of giant peaks with Khumbu Ice-Fall and glaciers, and then walk back to Gorakshep.
Day 09: Morning climb Kalapathar at 5,545 m and to Pangboche 3,900 m.
Early morning hike to top of Kalapathar at above 5,545 m, highest point of the adventure facing wonderful views of mountain range with Everest and Pumori at close distance.From walk continues on easy downhill to Pangboche for overnight stop.
Day 10:Trek to Namche Bazaar - 06 hrs.
From Pangboche retrace the journey with ups to Thyangboche and downhill with an hour up and then on good winding path to Namche Bazaar for overnight stop
Day 11: Trek to Lukla - 06 hrs.
From Namche on downhill to a river with short climb to Monjo and then on good trail to Phakding village, where few hours walks from here reaches you at Lukla for final overnight stop .
Day 12: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
- What To Expect- Hike to the base camp of the world’s highest mountain – Mt. Everest Base Camp
- Reach to the Kalapathar (5555 m) – the best view point of Mt. Everest and the neighboring peaks
- Exploration of the Sherpa villages and cultures.
- What Is Included- Both way flight tickets (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu).
- All meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) while trekking as indicated by the itinerary.
- All mountain Accommodation.
- Sagarmatha National park fee and Local permit (Mountain Permit).
- English speaking, trained and experienced trekking Guide.
- Insurance for guide and porter.
- Guide costs including their salary, equipment, transportation, food and teahouse
- Welcome Dinner.
- Free International airport Pick up and Drop.
- All Government and Local taxes.
- What Is Not Included- Trekking Equipment (Note: Equipment can be rented in Kathmandu, Nepal)
- Excess Baggage Charges.
- Your personal Travel Insurance.
- Hot and cold Drinks.
- Personal Expenses (Laundry Service, Phone Calls, Battery Charge, Bar bills, Hot Shower Boiled water etc.)
- Porter ($20 USD per day).
- TransfersTrek start date we will pick up you from your Kathmandu hotel.
If you provide us your flight details we will come to pick up you Kathmandu airport.