The formidable mountain views in the Himalayan range, the dense Rhododendron forests, the Sherpa culture and the famed Monastery at Tengboche, you will see it all in this Everest Base Camp Short Trek, which includes 12-day trekking to the Everest Base Camp and 1-day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
This trip is suitable for active travelers who embrace physical challenges and are pressed by time. This trip takes 3 days less than the Everest Base Camp Trek via Gokyo Lake 18 Days.
Take the challenge to follow Sherpas’ steps and complete an Everest Base Camp trek in only 12days. The majestic mountain views in the Himalayan range will be a great reward for your endeavor and courage.
- What Will You DoLet yourself be bound within a natural amphitheatre of snowcapped mountains, serene glacial lakes, amazing waterfalls, rich Sherpa culture, physical challenges, and more. Trek through dense rhododendron forests, rugged remote villages, and reach the famous Everest Base Camp (5,365 m).
- What To ExpectTrek Itinerary:
Day 01 : > Arrival at Kathmandu, Transfer to the hotel.
Day 02: > Kathmandu valley city tour and trek preparing day
Day 03 : > Domestic Flight to Lukla 2,828 m. 35 minutes and 3 hours trek to Phakding Overnight at Lodge.
Day 04: > Trek to Namche Bazaar 3,440 m, 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 05: > Rest day Namche Bazzar 3,440 m for acclimatization Overnight at Lodge.
Day 06: > Trek to Tengboche 3,867m, 5 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 07: > Trek to Dingboche 4,410 m, 5 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 08: > Acclamatize at Dingboche
Day 09: > Trek to Lobuche 4,930 m. 4 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 10 : > Trek to Gorakshep 5,140m 3 hours we have lunch then visit to Everest Base Camp 5,357m Back to Gorakshep. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 11: > Early morning climb to Kalapathar 5,545m enjoy the incredible view of Mt Everest, Khumbase, Pumari, range of Chho - Yu, Khumbu Glacier Amadablam, Everest Base Camp etc then trek down to Pharice 4,200m 6/7 hours, Overnight at Lodge.
Day 12: > Trek Back to Namche Bazaar 6/7 hours over night at Lodge.
Day 13: > Trek back to Phakding 5 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 14: > Trek back to Lukla 5 hours overnight at Lodge.
Day 15: > Flight back to Kathmandu
Day 16: > Final departure
- What Is IncludedAirport / hotel transfers
Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu flights
Private vehicle between other destinations for the activities included in the itinerary
All accommodation on a double occupancy basis
Trekking Permit and TIMS fees
All meals during trekking, all breakfasts in Kathmandu, one welcome dinner and one farewell dinner
Duffle bag for trekking (to be returned after the trip)
Experienced English-speaking trekking guide and a team of porters (one for every two clients) and assistants during trekking
Kathmandu sightseeing tour
Insurance for the trekking guide and porters
First aid kit (carried by the trekking guide)
- What Is Not IncludedInternational airfare and Nepal visa fee
Entrance fee during the city tour
City tour guide
Personal trekking gear (available for rent)
Drinking water, snacks, hot shower and WIFI during trekking
Tips for guides and porters
Charges for excessive luggage
Any other extra costs due to unforeseen circumstances