Everest base camp trek one of the best trekking trails in the Khumbu region. It is the perfect combination of alluring Himalayas range and the Sherpa culture. Kalapathar (5,545m/18187ft) is the best viewpoint in the Everest Base camp which provide an excellent view of Everest and some neighboring Himalayas ranges. Trek to Everest base camp with wonderful trail leads warm hospitality and the amazing landscape of the khumbu region. Best season for Everest Base Camp trek is autumn and spring although throughout year possible to Khumbu region.
Everest trek begins from Lukla, flying 35 minutes Kathmandu to Lukla, Tenzing Hillary airport. Experience the amazing view including Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), Nuptse (7,855m-25,772 ft) and Mt. Makalu (8,463m/27758ft), Mt. Pumori (7,161m/23488ft), Tharmarsarku (6,623m/21723ft) with many other renown peaks and adjoining giant peaks including majestic Mt. Amadablam.
The trekking trail in Everest is a well-managed destination for all kinds of trekker. You can do last minutes shopping in Namche Bazar, with highly cozy rooms and food services. Everest Base camp and Kalapather is the highlights of the treks, however, Pangbuche, Tengboche, and Dingbuche also equally serves the best view of the Himalayas including Ama Dablam and Everest Views.We have designed 14 days trekking in Everest base Camp itinerary following best routes in the region which are :
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla (2810m/9216ft). Trek to Phakding (2652m/8698ft)
Day 3: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3446m/11302ft)
Day 4: Rest in Namche Bazaar/ Excursion Namche Bazaar and Syangboche(3880m/12726ft). Back to Namche Bazaar.
Day 5: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche(3867m/12603ft). 7h walking.
Day 6: Tengboche to Dingboche(4260m/13972ft).
Day 7: Rest in Dingboche. Day excursion to Chukung Village.
Day 8: Dingboche to Lobuche(4930m/16170ft).
Day 9: Lobuche to Gorkhashep(5140m/16859ft)- Everest base camp (5364m/17594ft). Return back to the Gorakhashep
Day 10: Gorkha shep to Kalapatter(5545m/18187ft). And down to the Pheruche(4230m/13874ft)
Day 11: Pheruche to Namche Bazzar. 8h walking. O/n at mountain lodge.
Day 12: Namche Bazaar to Lukla. 8h walking. O/n at mountain lodge.
Day 13: Fly back to Kathmandu. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu
Day 14: Transfer to the airport for your onward journey
- What Will You DoTrekking, Hiking ,Nature walk
- What To Expect1. 35 minutes exciting mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla.
2. Experience Sherpa culture and lifestyle around Khumbu valley
3. Everest panoramic view from Syangboche.
4. Visit Tengboche monastery
5. hike up to Kalapathar (5545m)
6. Great view of Mt, Everest, Mt Lhotse and other mountains from Kalapathar.
- What Is IncludedAirport to hotel pick up and drop by private vehicle
Two-night accommodation in Kathmandu at three-star hotel with breakfast
One highly experienced mountain Guide and porters (1 porter for 2 people),
Accommodation food, drinks, salary, insurance, transportation of both trek guide and porters
Group medical supplies (first aid kit)
All necessary paper works and national park entry permits
TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System card)
All additional government tax
Domestic flight both ways from Kathmandu/ Lukla/ Kathmandu with airport tax.
- What Is Not IncludedNepal entry visa fee (USD 25 for 15 days/ USD 40 for 30 days from the date of issue) (You may easily get Nepal visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu)
All Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during trekking
Accommodation in Mountain lodge run by local people during the trek
All kind of drinks (Alcohol, hot and cold drinks)
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (Approx 10-12 USD)
Bar bills, telephone bills and other personal expenses (shopping/ laundry)
Tips to guide and porter
All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. Personal illness, strike etc.
Helicopter evacuation charge in case of emergency whilst trekking