Experience epic views of Mt. Everest and the Himalayas on a 14-day mountain trek to Everest Base Camp, and see the world’s highest mountain peak closer than you ever have before! Follow in the footsteps of early mountaineers and expeditions as you navigate the paths of the 8,848-meter mountain. Come face-to-face with icy façades, and discover why the trek to Everest Base Camp has become one of the most loved trekking routes in Nepal.
Start your trek from Lukla after a 30-minute flight from Kathmandu. Upon landing at the tiny airstrip in Lukla, head off for several days into the homelands of the ethnic Sherpa people. See Buddhist monasteries in Tengboche and Panboche, and get close-up views of Mt. Everest and the adjoining Ama Dablam, said by many to be among the most attractive mountains in Nepal.
Hike one of the world’s most magnificent mountain ranges on a 14-day Everest Base Camp trek. Change your views on reality during a life-changing adventure in Nepal that offers spectacular views of Mt. Everest and many other snow-capped peaks.
- What Will You DoDay 1: Pick-up from Kathmandu International Airport on arrival from our representetive.
Day 2:Following your flight to Lukla, take a 3 to 4-hour trek to Phakding (2,652 meters).
Day 3:Journey from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 meters) on a 5 to 6 hour trek to the bustling market town.
Day 4:Enjoy a day of rest at Namche Bazaar.
Day 5:Depart Namche Bazaar for the village of Phorse (3,800 meters) on a 5 to 6-hour trek.
Day 6:Continue from Phorse to Dingboche (4,360 meters) on a 6 to 7-hour trek.
Day 7:Take a 3 to 4-hour trek from Dingboche to Duglha (4,600 meters).
Day 8:Trek from Duglha to Lobuche (4,940 meters) in 2 to 4 hours.
Day 9:Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 meters) and on to Everest Base Camp (5,364 meters), from where you will return to Gorak Shep at the end of a total trek of around 7 to 8 hours.
Day 10:Hike from Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545 meters) and on to Pheriche (4,280 meters) on a 7 to 8-hour trek.
Day 11:Enjoy a 6 to 7-hour trek from Pheriche to Namache Bazaar (3,440 meters) as you commence your mountain descent.
Day 12:Continue your descent on a 5 to 6-hour trek from Namche Bazaar to Phakding and on to Lukla (2,800 meters), where your amazing trekking adventure ends.
Day 13:Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla.
Day 14:Departure from Kathmandu International Airport for your onward journey.
- What To ExpectTrek through the epic landscapes of the Himalayas
Get breathtaking views of Mt. Everest and the adjoining mountains, such as Ama Dablam
Journey through the homelands of the ethnic Sherpa people
See the Buddhist monasteries in Tengboche and Panboche
Spend 2 nights in the bustling market town of Namche Bazaar
Admire a cluster of houses set among the high, summer grazing pastures of the region
Get brilliant views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori and the "black rock" of Kala Patthar
Marvel at the extraordinary ice sculptures of the Khumbu Glacier
- What Is IncludedPick-up from Kathmandu International Airport
2 nights accommodation in Kathmandu at a standard hotel (including breakfast)
All necessary permits, such as for the national park and TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System)
Accommodation in mountain lodges
3 meals per day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
First aid Medical kit bag on every trip and eco-trained, English-speaking guide
Kathmandu to Lukla return flight tickets
Domestic airport tax
1 porter per 2 people
Staff insurance, salary, equipment, food and lodging
Mountain rescue arrangements (not expenses)
- What Is Not IncludedLunch and dinner in Kathmandu
Tips for the guide and porter (expected)