Everest Base Camp Trekking

 Everest Base Camp Trekking in Nepal

Trekking in Nepal ,Everest base camp trek, This is one of the most popular trekking destinations for tourists in Nepal. While many of the routes through the mountains are arduous, there are ample places to rest and enjoy along the way. Starts from Lukla to upper Phakding and follows the Dudh Kosi valley which climbs up to the Sherpa capital of Namche, a bustling bazaar that’s a junction for trekkers. All along this part of the trail, villages are interspersed with magnificent forests of rhododendron, magnolia and giant firs. Take in the culture and lose yourself in the wilderness beauty of this Himalayan paradise under the watchful shadow of Mount Everest. While visiting Everest Base Camp is the goal for many trekkers, the view of Everest itself from the base camp can be disappointing as it is a base for start of an expedition only. However, in our itinerary we make sure you see Everest at its best.

 

Trip Destination: Everest Region

    Trek Destination: Everest Base Camp trekking
    Group Size: Min-2, Max 12,
    Highest Altitude: Kala Pathar (5550m)
    Grade: Challenging
    Transportation: Private Vehicle, Domestic Flight
    Type of Tour: Trekking, Hiking, Walking, Culture
    Trekking Hour: Approximately 5-6 hours each day
    Total Days: 17 Days
    Trip Cost: Budget Trip US $ 1299.

Itinerary
            Walking Days                                          Altitude     Walk time 
Day 01: Fly to Lukla - trek to Phakding                     2,610 m       3 hrs   
Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazaar                              3,440 m        5 hrs
Day 03: Rest to acclimatize   
Day 04: Trek to Tyangboche                                    3,860m       5 hrs
Day 05: Trek to Dingboche                                      4,410m       4 hrs
Day 06: Rest to acclimatize   
Day 07: Trek to Lobuche                                         4,910m       4 hrs
Day 08: Kalapathar 5,545m to Gorakshep.                5,200m       5 hrs
Day 09: Trek to Base camp retrace to Lobuche.         4,910m       6 hrs
Day 10: Trek to Phortse                                           3,840m       6 hrs
Day 11: Trek to Khumjung                                       3,790m       4 hrs
Day 12: Trek to Manjo                                             2,835m       4 hrs
Day 13: Trek to Lukla                                              2,840m       4 hrs
Day 14: Fly to Kathmandu. Overnight hotel

 

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01. Arrival and transfer to hotel (1350m)
Arrival in Kathmandu. You will be met, greeted and transported to the hotel.

Day 02: Free Day in Kathmandu (1350m)
Kathmandu city sightseeing tour, enjoy the day in Kathmandu - Nepal 's capital city and prepare for the next day's Mount Everest trek. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu

 Day 03: Kathmandu to Lukla (2840m) to Phakding (2610m).
In the morning, take a spectacular 40-minute flight from Kathmandu to Lukla - 2840 meters in the Khumbu region of Eastern Nepal - providing unforgettable views of the terraced landscape and river valleys below, as well as up-close perspectives of some of the world's highest mountains followed by a trip to Phakding (2610m). After an easy afternoon's scenic walk, set up camp for an overnight stay Phakding. Overnight Accommodations : Tea house

 Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Walking through the magnificent forests of rhododendron, ending your nature-filled journey at Namche Bazaar (7 hrs from Phakding). While passing this long and often-steep passage, experience both the serenity and scenery of blue pine forests, firs, and junipers - all serving as the foreground to the beautiful backsplash that is Mount Everest .
Overnight Accommodations : Tea house/hotel/guest house

 
Day 05: Day of Acclimatization at Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Enjoy the beauty of Namche's quaint village as well as the friendliness and hospitality of its local people. Trekkers may also visit the local museum containing exhibits displaying the area's native flora and fauna as well as the history of the Mount Everest region. Overnight Accommodations : Tea house /hotel/Guesthouse

 Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3860 meters)
Participants begin their trek with awe-inspiring, unforgettable views of Mount Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse , Cholatse, Kantega, Ama Dablam and Thamserku. This stretch of the trek (approximately 3 hours) is quite an easy walk from Namche to Phunki, followed by a three-hour ascent towards Tengboche. Overnight Accommodations : Tea house

 Day 07: Tengboche to Pheriche (4240m)
Journey towards Pheriche and trek through forests filled with of a variety of lush trees - birch, conifers and rhododendron. This picturesque trail dips down to Debuche, crossing the Imja River before climbing up to Pheriche.
Overnight Accommodations : Tea house

 Day 08: Day of Acclimatization in Pheriche (4240m)
Acclimatize for trekking. Follow the invaluable suggestions/advice of guides while taking short journeys to Dingboche and Chhukung while simultaneously experiencing the various but beautiful views of Himalayas. Overnight Accommodations : Tea house/Guesthouse

Day 09: Pheriche to Lobuje (4940m.)
Continuation of ascent, climbing up to the terminal debris of Khumbu Glacier - crossing the row of stone monuments
Overnight Accommodations : Tea house

 
Day 10: Lobuche to Gorak Shep to Kala Pathar (5550m)
Enduring a climb of approximately two (2) hours to arrive at Gorak Shep where you are treated to yet another beautiful view of Mt. Everest and Pumori - reaching Kala Pathar (within two hours of trekking). Once observing one of the most up-close and formidable views of Mt. Everest from Kala Patthar, return back to Gorak Shep for an overnight stay.
Overnight Accommodations : Tea house

 
Day 11: Gorak Shep to Lobuje (4940m.)
Walk along the Khumbu Glacier and up to the Everest Base Camp (5380m) - the closest destination reachable without proper mountain-climbing equipment. Here, enjoy the spectacular view of the Khumbu Icefall from the world-renowned Mount Everest Base Camp before descending to Lobuje. Overnight Accommodations : Tea house

 
Day 12: Lobuje to Pangboche (3940m)
Enjoy a gentle, view-filled descent from Lobuje to Dingboche Overnight Accommodations : Tea house

 
Day 13: Pangboche to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Further return-descent to Namche Bazaar - once again traversing the beautiful, prismatic forests of blue pine and rhododendron. Overnight Accommodations : Tea house / Guest house/Hotel

 
Day 14: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2840m)
An easy walk down to Lulka for the final night's stay in the Khumbu region - participants can explore Lukla, a rapidly changing portion of the Himalayas. Overnight Accommodations : Tea house/hotel/guest house

 
Day 15: Lukla to Kathmandu (1350m)
Take a return flight from Lukla to Kathmandu where participants can kick up their feet and relax at a hotel; taking time to reflect on the journey behind them Overnight Accommodations : Hotel

 
Days 16: Free day at Kathmandu, overnight at hotel. Shoping.

 Days 17: Transfer to airport, departure on your own destination.


Cost Includes:
Twin sharing accommodation on B/ B basis at Kathmandu. During the trek all meals (Breakfast, lunch and  Dinner), accommodation at the trekking lodges, National Park fees, well trained and experienced trekking guide and porter. To and from domestic airport pick up and drop off service
Cost Excludes:
All kind of personal nature expenses such as tips, liquors,  city entrance fees, insurance, Any loss or expenses arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as ROAD BLOCKAGE due to landslides or snowfalls or political problems, FLIGHT DELAYS OR CANCELLATION due to weather or technical problems etc. 
 
Note: The itinerary can be customized according to your duration of holiday. Similarly hotel can be upgraded or downgraded depending on your requirement.experience Nepalese tradition and culture.