EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK

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Everest Base Camp Trekking will let you stand on the base of the Mt. Everest (8848m), the highest mountain in the world. The trails to Everest Base Camp need not entail being experienced and wonderful trekker; anyone with bodily fit body could choose to experience it. Providing the most awe-inspiring lifetime experience, Everest Base Camp trek will present a chance to take a trip through long-established Sherpa communities and Gombas meaning monasteries.

 

As soon as we arrive at Lukla airport with a picturesque flight, we start our trek walking beside the Dudh Koshi River looking at the eye-catching settings on the path to Namche Bazaar. Then, we come crossways through the well-known Tengboche monastery, an outstanding set which has the scenery of Ama Dablam, Mount Everest and number of other massive peaks. Also, we will ascend to Kalapathar (5545m) where you will be welcomed by the stunning views of glossy peaks counting the Khumbu glacier. Exploring in the region of Sherpa museum, see beautiful view from Syanbu-che, view Sherpa culture in Khumjung community, striking views from Kalapatar are the main highlights of the Everest Base Camp Trek.

 

With Nepal Planet Treks and Expedition you can go for a trip to Everest Base Camp Trek to in Nepal, tent or tea house trek planned for those trekking fans with physically fit body. Apart from the magnificence of the great Mount Everest located in the surroundings, other enormous peaks can be spotted too en-route to the Everest Base Camp including Mt. Pumori (7161m), Mt. Nuptse (7855m), Mt. Changaste (7550m), Mt. Amadablam (6856m), and the like.

  • Trip Itinerary
  • Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
  • Day 02:  shopping day or city tour (1,300m/4,264 ft) etc, up too u.discussion and introduce with our fellow trekking staff for your adventure trip. Over night at Kathmandu.
  • Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft) & trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft), 3-4 hrs
  • Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft), 5-6 hrs
  • Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar
  • Day 06: Trek to Tyangboche (3980m/12884ft), 5-6 hrs
  • Day 07: Trek to Dingbuche (4480m/14,776ft), 4-5 hrs
  • Day 08: Acclimatization day at Dingbuche
  • Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4,928m/16164 ft), 5-6 hrs
  • Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep (5,160m/16,929ft) & hike to Everest Base Camp(5,320m/17,450ft), 5-7 hrs
  • Day 11: Early hike to Kala Pathar ( 5,550m/18,204ft) and trek to Phiriche (4,358m/14,295 ft), 7-8 hrs
  •   Day 12:  Trek to   Namache Bazzaer  (34,34m/), 6/7 hrs
  • bridge over the Dudh Koshi river trek onwards to the Sanasa and re-track to Namche bazzar for the overnight stay.
  •  Day 13: Trek to P Lukla  (2,800m/9,186ft), 5 hrs
  •  Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
  •  Day 15: Departure from Kathmandu.
  • We wish you a wonderful Himalayan adventure with us!
Trip Itinerary Deatils
  • Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
  • Welcome to Himalayan country of Nepal. Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan intl. airport we meet transfer in your hotel in Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 02: shopping day or city tour (1,300m/4,264 ft) etc, up too u.discussion and introduce with our fellow trekking staff for your adventure trip. Over night at Kathmandu.
  • Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft) & trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft), 3-4 hrs
  • Early morning we fly from Kathmandu to the tiny airstrip at Lukla for about 40 minutes scenic flight; you will have time to stroll around, while the guide sort and divide the load baggage to be carried by porters. Guide will manage the lunch place depending upon the time of arrival at Lukla. We then take an easy walk to Phakding village for the overnight stop and rest of the time stroll around the village for local knowledge.
  • Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,283ft), 5-6 hrs
  • After breakfast we will continue up the banks of the Dudh Kosi, crossing it twice by small suspension bridges before reaching the village of Monjo the entrance gate of the Sagarmatha National Park. When enter the National park boundary we descend and a gradual walk brings us to the suspension bridge over the Bhote-Koshi river to Jorsalle village, the last village till Namche Bazaar. Namche is a prosperous trading town and the capital of the Khumbu Region.
  • Day 05: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar
  • We will spend a day in Namche Bazaar resting and allowing our bodies to become acclimatized to the altitude of (3,440m/11,283ft). You have full day leisure or visit Everest View Point hotel for wonderful panoramic view or stroll around the market, if Saturday can be seen many people in Saturday market for shopping to fulfill their daily needs and only one shopping market in the surrounding areas. Also you can visit Sherpa Museum as well a great place to learn Sherpa culture and history of mountaineering and stroll back to hotel for overnight.
  • Day 06: Trek to Tyangboche (3980m/12884ft), 5-6 hrs
  • Today after breakfast we start our trek with pleasant walk through the forest with magnificent view of mountains. The great view of the mighty peaks of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kwangde peak with view of the eastern snow capped mountains. The trail leads up hill through the forested path and the hardly walk to get to Tyangboche. One of the most beautiful place in the Himalaya and the first thing that comes to your eye is the big Monastery, then the large field with campsites and teahouses, lodges beneath the towering majestic beautiful peak Ama Dablam.
  • Day 07: Trek to Dingbuche (4480m/14,776ft), 4-5 hrs
  • Today start our trek with pleasant walk and descend through a forest of birch, fir, juniper and rhododendron and coming to lovely spot at Deboche 3,650 m with magnificent views and the path is gradual up to the Pangboche village, from here onwards the lush vegetation and tree lines vanishes. Our further walk up to the ridge can be seen the Dingbuche valley and continuing descend to the river will reach at Pheriche. This is most windy valley and afternoon time better to stay inside hotel.
  • Day 08: Acclimatization day at Dingbuche
  • Today we rest for acclimatization at Dingbuche valley, you may have full day rest or there are some places where you can hike for a day up to the Nagarjuna peak (5,050 m) from where you can see the breath taking views of High Mountain including, Towering Mt. Lhotse, Amadablam, Mt. Makalu, Island peak and many more.
  • Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4,928m/16164 ft), 5-6 hrs
  • Today the trail diverts towards north, the path is flat for an hour and gradual up an hour after a pleasant walk through the meadow will reach at Thukla from where you can view Mt. Pumori and other peaks west of Everest. Thukla is the good place for a few minutes break after the strenuous climb and here you can also see a number of memorial of the unfortunate climbers monuments, who died in expeditions around the mountain of this region. Our trek continues to the Lobuche an hour for overnight.
  • Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep (5,160m/16,929ft) & hike to Everest Base Camp(5,320m/17,450ft), 5-7 hrs
  • After breakfast we continue our trek to Gorekshep in a windy and rocky path with the wonderful view of Mt. Pumori, Mt. Nuptse and other magnificent peaks. After check in at lodge & lunch, our adventure continues towards Everest Base Camp and to the Khumbu Ice-fall. The trail passes through over rocky dunes and moraine and streams, till you reach the base camp. In Everest Base Camp the climbers gather for summiting Everest during the high expedition season. We explore base camp and its surroundings glacier and return back to Gorekshep for over night.
  • Day 11: Early hike to Kala Pathar ( 5,550m/18,204ft) and trek to Phiriche (4,358m/14,295 ft), 7-8 hrs
  • Your Guide will arrange time for this morning to start early hike up to Kala Pathar for the most wonderful sunrise views of the Everest. It takes about 2 hours to reach this hill top (the famous view point). This small peak offers the best views of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Pumori and Ama Dablam along with the entire mountain views of Khumbu Himalayan range. Being here for some hours, we hike down to Gorekshep, breakfast and continue hike towards firiche for overnight.
  • Day 12: Trek to Namache Bazzaer (34,34m/), 6/7 hrs
  • Trek down to Phungithanka a small settlement with couple of teahouses. The trail leads down hill through the forested path of silver fir, blue pines, rhododendron and some few magnolia and birch trees and with a great memories and after crossing the suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi river trek onwards to the Sanasa and re-track to Namche bazzar for the overnight stay.
  • Day 13: Trek to P Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft), 5 hrs
  • After a long trekking trip today we'll have long and last day trek back to Lukla. We trek back with enjoying the lush green scenery around and passing through the incredible mountain scenery and local Sherpa village. After your arrival at Lukla you have time to stroll around the areas and guide will re-confirm your flight ticket and enjoy the last celebrate dinner with your crew member.
  • Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)
  • After an early morning flight to Kathmandu our guide transfer you to your hotel. You may have time to relax after long journey and take back your breath and rest at your hotel with ending your Himalayan trip with us.
  • Day 15: Departure from Kathmandu
  • Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until your departure flight/drive or to commence any extra trips or activities you may have booked with us. If departing, you'll be transferred to the International Airport for your departure flight to your inwards destination.
  • We wish you a wonderful Himalayan adventure with us!
  • Note
  • Because of bad weather we could face problem of domestic flights to/from Lukla delayed by few hours or canceled for a day or more. Very rarely, but it could happen even in best trekking season also as you know how climate changes effecting our world. Thus, we always recommend you to add supplement night/s in Kathmandu after your trek if possible (just for incase). If everything runs smoothly, you can enjoy other activities like sightseeing, White water rafting, wildlife activities, shopping, as you wish in those additional day. However, if you want heli rescue in the state of flight cancellation to/from Lukla-we can organize it as per your request.
  • Cost Includes
  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car or van. It is depend of the group.
  • 3 nights accommodation in 3 star category hotel in Kathmandu located tourist center, or up to you.
  • Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the in trekking.
  • Local fresh fruits like orange, apple, banana and grape etc.
  • All accommodations during the trek.
  • Everest trekking map.
  • Both ways domestic flight from Kathmandu/ Lukla/ Kathmandu with airport tax.
  • An experienced Government licensed holder guide and porter to carry your luggage during the trek.
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipments, transportation, local tax for Guide and porter
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • If you need we will provide you sleeping bag, down jackets, Duffle bag and, if necessary etc.
  • All necessary Government paper works and national park entry permits and TIMS Card etc.
  • Travel & Rescue arrangement.
  • All government taxes and Vat.
Cost Excludes
  • Meals yourself Kathmandu (L+D).
  • Your Travel insurance.
  • International airfare.
  • Nepal entry visa ( You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Nepal’s Airport in Kathmandu).
  • All kind drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks)
  • Personal shopping and laundry etc.
  • Personal trekking Equipments.
  • Tips for trekking staff and driver. (Tipping is expected, but it is not mandatory)
  • If do any tour and sightseeing and other activities etc.
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Trip Facts

  • Min 2 pax/ Max 15 pax