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Everest Base Camp Trek In Nepal,2024,2025

14 Days, Kathmandu-Kathmandu

Trekking to Everest Base Camp is one of the most popular and thrilling adventure treks in Nepal. In this overview, we will briefly cover the Everest Base Camp trek price, the itinerary, and a few other interesting Everest trekking packages. We aim to help people achieve their dream of participating in the Everest Base Camp Trek, which is an ideal vacation adventure in Nepal, with its diverse scenery and hiking routes. The lower elevations are still lush with beautiful forests and clear streams. As we move closer to Everest Base Camp, the landscape transforms into a stunning rocky terrain surrounded by snow-capped mountains, which is a testimony to Nepal’s Himalayas! This famous region is well-known for its culture, in addition to hiking. The route to Everest Base Camp is lined with ancient Buddhist stupas and monasteries and is the birthplace of the fabled Sherpa people.

The climb to Everest Base Camp is an incredible experience, especially when you consider that you’ll be surrounded by some of the tallest mountains in the world. According to local legend, a Yeti might be prowling the area near Everest Base Camp. You can find a Yeti skull in the Khumjung Monastery. The highlight of this trek in Nepal to the highest mountain in the world is visiting Kalapatthar in the early morning to witness one of the most breathtaking sunrises you’ll ever see over Mount Everest..

If you’re looking for more adventures in Everest, we have some exciting Everest trekking packages available according to your preferences. The Everest Panorama Trek focuses on breathtaking views and includes a brief hike to Tengboche Monastery, Ama Dablam Base Camp, Island Base Camp, and Cho Oyo Base Camp. The Everest Three Passes trek in Nepal is a little more challenging and takes you past all the major attractions in a counterclockwise direction.

You don’t have time to visit Everest Base Camp? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. With our one-day helicopter tour to the base camp, you can still explore this incredible location and make it back in time for your upcoming plans.

For an exciting and unforgettable vacation, we highly recommend the Everest Base Camp trip. Join Nepal Planet Treks to make your dream of visiting Everest Base Camp a reality!

How long does the ascent to Everest base camp take?
Did you mean to say that it is possible to reach Everest Base Camp in just 8 days? You can spend the first 2 days acclimatizing and then spend the next 6 days trekking. Your journey will begin in two days, starting from Lukla to Phakding, followed by a trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar. You will then spend a day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization and another day hiking to Tengboche. From there, it will take another day of hiking to Dingboche, where you will spend a day adjusting to the altitude. Finally, after that, you may reach Everest Base Camp in just two days of hiking through Lobuche and Gorakshep.

How much does a hike to Everest Base Camp cost?
The cost of your trip to Everest Base Camp will depend on the services you require. It will be approximately 65 USD per day or 1165 USD per person for a total of 14 days. It is recommended that you extend your visa by a few days to account for any flight delays to or from Lukla Airport. The cost includes all other essential services such as accommodation, transportation to and from Lukla, porters, guides, and other necessary services. However, it does not cover any expenses related to sightseeing in the city.

What time of year is ideal for climbs to Everest Base Camp?
It is recommended to research the ideal time to visit each destination. According to Nepal Planet Treks, the best time to travel to Nepal is either before or after the rainy season. The ideal months to visit are from late September to early December, and from mid-February to late May. If you want to witness the clear skies and the Everest region, the best time to visit Everest Base Camp is from October to November or from March to May.

What supplies or equipment should I take on my trips to Everest Base Camp?
To ensure a hassle-free trekking trip, it is important to pack appropriate gear and equipment for high-altitude trekking. If you are planning a trek to Everest Base Camp, Nepal Planet Treks offers a free standard-size sleeping bag and a free waterproof trekking backpack. Rentable hiking boots are also available. To make the most out of your trekking experience, we suggest packing the following essential items: a rainproof jacket, a headlamp or torch, a comfortable pair of socks, hiking boots, thermal undergarments, and footwear that will keep small stones out of your shoes. Most of the hiking equipment is available for purchase or rent in Thamel, the main tourist district in Kathmandu..

The trek schedule to Everest Base Camp in 2024, 2025
The 14-day Everest Base Camp trip always starts with a scenic flight to Lukla, which is an airport located on a Himalayan ridge. Upon arrival at this beautiful airport, we proceed to Phakding, where we will spend our first night on this incredible trek through Nepal. This amazing village, situated near a river, is an excellent place to end the first day of our Everest Base Camp tour. The next day, we continue our ascent through a jungle landscape and enter the Sagarmatha National Park. Fun fact: Locally, Everest is known as Sagarmatha. After a successful day of trekking, we reach Namche Bazaar, which is the largest settlement in the area and is primarily inhabited by Sherpas..

There are numerous attractions to explore in this town, ranging from intriguing museums to charming restaurants. It is a fantastic place to visit, particularly when embarking on an Everest Base Camp climb, as the streets are filled with unique handicrafts and Himalayan goods. At Nepal Planet Treks, we prioritize your safety, as acute mountain sickness is a serious matter that should not be taken lightly.

To prepare for higher altitudes, we will spend a day acclimatizing in a beautiful town. One way to do this is to hike up to the Everest View Hotel and Khumjung village. Although not all Everest trekking programs include this excursion, we can arrange it for you. As we continue our Everest Base Camp trek itinerary, we will travel to Tengboche, a famous Buddhist Monastery and a great place to experience the local way of life. Talking to Buddhist monks and watching their peaceful meditation can be very inspiring. And of course, you will get to see Mount Everest, Ama-Dablam, and Lhotse while enjoying a hot drink from the Tengboche Western Bakery.
According to our Everest Base Camp trip schedule, on the following day, we will head to Dingboche, where we will spend our second acclimatization day. During this time, we will climb up to Nagarjuna Peak to get breathtaking views of Mount Ama-Dablam, Mount Lhotse, Mount Makalu, Island Peak, and more. After a restful night, we will depart for Lobuche, where we will spend our final night before heading to our next destination. Everest Base Camp.
We will need to trek through challenging terrain for a few hours to reach Gorakshep from Lobuche. Once we arrive, we can store our bulky luggage at the guesthouse and proceed directly to Everest Base Camp. The feeling of arriving at this famous location is indescribable, with the Khumbu Glaciers lying beneath and the towering mountains around EBC. As the view of Mount Everest from base camp is not optimal, our guide will take you to Kalapatthar Hill the following morning for the best vista of the mountain and an amazing sunrise.

EBC-short itinerary
1) The day of arrival in Kathmandu (1,300 m | 4,264 ft.)
2) Travel by plane to Phakding (2,652m | 8,700ft) from Lukla (2,800m | 9,186ft).
3) Hike to Namche Bazaar (3,440 meters | 11,283 feet).
4) Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar
5) Trek to Tengboche (12,884 feet/3,980 meters).
6) Hike to Dingboche (4,480 meters | 14,776 feet).
7) Acclimatization day in Dingboche
8) Travel to Lobuche (4,928 m/16,164 ft).
9) Hike to Everest Base Camp (5,320m | 17,450ft) and then trek to Gorakshep (5,160m | 16,929ft).
10) Trek to Pheriche (4,358m | 14,295ft) and climb Kalapatthar (5,550m | 18,204ft) early in the morning.
11) Trek (3,440 m | 11,283 ft) to Namche Bazaar.
12) Trek to Lukla (2,800 meters | 9,186 feet).
13) Take a plane to return to Kathmandu (1,300 m/4,264 ft).
 14)-Departure from Nepal

Day by Day Itinerary


Trip Map

To arrange a pick-up from Kathmandu International Airport and a drop-off at your hotel, please. After checking into your room and freshening up, you can meet with your guide to discuss the details of your trek. They can provide you with an overview of the trek, help you obtain necessary permits, and assist with equipment rentals if needed and overnight in Kathmandu.

Flight to Lukla: Lukla is a small town located in the Khumbu region of Nepal. It is the gateway to the Everest region and is accessible by air. The flight from Kathmandu to Lukla takes approximately 30 to 40 minutes. However, please note that weather conditions in Lukla can be unpredictable, and flights are sometimes delayed or canceled. It’s advisable to check the weather and flight status in advance.
Trek from Lukla to Phakding: Once you reach Lukla, you can start your trek towards Phakding village. The distance between Lukla and Phakding is around 9 kilometers (5.6 miles). The trail descends gradually through beautiful landscapes, passing through small Sherpa villages and crossing suspension bridges over the Dudh Koshi River. The trek from Lukla to Phakding usually takes around 3 to 4 hours, depending on your pace overnight at Phakding Village.


The trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar is an exciting part of the Everest Base Camp trek. It covers a distance of approximately 9 kilometers (5.6 miles) and takes about 5 to 6 hours to complete. The trail follows the Dudh Koshi River, crossing suspension bridges and passing through picturesque Sherpa villages like Jorsalle and Monjo. As you ascend, the terrain becomes steeper, and you’ll experience a mix of uphill and downhill sections. The highlight of this leg is the challenging climb up the “Namche Hill,” which rewards you with stunning panoramic views of the Everest region. Namche Bazaar, located at an altitude of around 3,440 meters (11,286 feet), is the largest Sherpa town and a bustling hub with numerous teahouses, shops, and facilities for trekkers, overnight Namche Bazar

Acclimatization is a crucial aspect of trekking in the Everest region, and Namche Bazaar provides an ideal location for a rest day to aid in acclimatization. Situated at an altitude of around 3,440 meters (11,286 feet), spending an extra day in Namche allows your body to adjust to the higher elevation. During this day, you can explore the vibrant Sherpa town, visit the Everest View Hotel for breathtaking mountain vistas, or take a short hike to nearby viewpoints like Syangboche or Khumjung. It is essential to take it easy, hydrate well, and listen to your body’s needs to ensure a safe and enjoyable trekking experience. overnight Namche Bazaar.

After breakfast, we are trekkers heading to Everest Base Camp in the Khumbu region of Nepal. Tangboche village, located at an altitude of around 3,867 meters, is 8/9 kilometers (5.7 miles) in a straight line. However, due to the nature of the mountainous terrain, the actual trekking distance can be longer, usually taking around 5–6 hours, and you will be in Tangboche Village.

Today After breakfast, we are trekking to Dingbuche village. Tangboche to Dingboche is a popular trekking route in the Everest region of Nepal. The distance between the two villages is approximately 9 kilometers (5.6 miles). The trail offers stunning views of snow-capped peaks, including Ama Dablam. It usually takes around 3 to 4 hours to complete the trek, depending on individual fitness levels. Dingboche is known for its beautiful landscapes and serves as a popular acclimatization stop for trekkers heading toward Everest Base Camp. overnight Dingboche Village

Dingboche is indeed a common acclimatization stop during treks in the Everest region. On the acclimatization day in Dingboche, trekkers typically stay at the village and engage in activities to help their bodies adjust to the high altitude. It is advisable to take short hikes to higher elevations and then descend back to Dingboche for rest. This process aids in the gradual adaptation to thin air and reduces the risk of altitude-related illnesses. Additionally, it is recommended to hydrate well, eat nutritious meals, and take it easy to allow the body to adjust effectively. overnight Dingboche village.


The trek from Dingboche to Lobuche is an exciting part of the Everest Base Camp trek. The distance between the two villages is approximately 7 kilometers (4.3 miles). The trail takes you through scenic landscapes and rocky terrain and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. It usually takes around 3 to 4 hours to complete the trek, depending on the pace of the trekker. Lobuche serves as another acclimatization stop before heading towards Everest Base Camp. overnight in Dingboche village

The trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep to Everest Base Camp is a thrilling leg of the journey. The distance between Lobuche and Gorak Shep is approximately 4 kilometers (2.5 miles). The trail is challenging, with rocky terrain and a higher altitude. It takes around 2 to 3 hours to reach Gorak Shep, a small settlement located at an elevation of 5,164 meters (16,942 feet). we check in the room and have lunch From Gorak Shep, trekkers can continue for another 2 to 3 hours to reach Everest Base Camp, which stands at an elevation of 5,364 meters (17,598 feet). The views along this trek are awe-inspiring, surrounded by towering peaks and glaciers. Back to Gorak Shep, overnight in Gorakshep village,

•Early in the morning, in Gorak Shep, trekkers can embark on a journey to Kalapatthar. The distance from Gorak Shep to Kalapatthar is approximately 2.5 kilometers (1.6 miles). It takes around 2 hours to ascend to the viewpoint of Kalapatthar, which offers stunning panoramic views of Mount Everest and the surrounding Himalayan range. After enjoying the breathtaking vistas, trekkers usually descend back to Gorak Shep after breakfast and can continue their trek back to Pheriche village, which is approximately 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) away and takes around 4 to 5 hours. Pheriche is a picturesque village located at an altitude of 4,240 meters (13,910 feet) and serves as a resting point for trekkers. Overnight Pheriche Village.

The trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar is a scenic route in the Everest region. The distance between the two villages is approximately 13 kilometers (8 miles). The trail passes through charming Sherpa villages, lush forests, and suspension bridges. It usually takes around 5 to 6 hours to complete the trek, depending on the pace. Namche Bazaar is a bustling town and the gateway to Everest, offering amenities such as accommodation, restaurants, and shops for trekkers. overnight in Namche Bazaar.

The trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla is the final leg of the Everest Base Camp trek. The distance between the two is approximately 18 kilometers (11 miles). It usually takes around 6 to 8 hours to complete the trek, depending on the pace. Lukla is the starting point and endpoint of most Everest treks, and it has an airport for flights back to Kathmandu. overnight Lukla

After the last mountain breakfast, fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu. The flight from Lukla to Kathmandu takes around 30 to 40 minutes, depending on weather conditions. It offers spectacular aerial views of the Himalayas. Upon reaching Kathmandu, trekkers can relax, celebrate their achievements, and explore the vibrant city before heading home. overnight Kathmandu

We will drop you off at Kathmandu International Airport three hours prior to your departure, ensuring you have ample time for check-in and other pre-flight procedures. Please let us know if you have any specific requirements or preferences for your drop-off.

What's Included?

Service includes

  1. Private car or van pick-up and drop-off at the airport, hotel, or airport It depends on the group.
  2. 2- Nights' accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu's tourist district, or your choice.
  3. Meals on full board (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek
  4. Local fresh fruits like oranges, apples, bananas, grapes, etc.
  5. All accommodations during the trek
  6. Everest trekking map
  7. Airport tax is included in both domestic flights from Kathmandu and Lukla.
  8. An experienced, government-licensed guide and porter will carry your luggage during the trek( one potter for two)
  9. Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, types of equipment, transportation, and local tax for the guide and porter
  10. Group medical supplies (a first aid kit will be available)
  11. Oximeter check for your pulse and oxygen saturation, heart eat twice daily for the altitude-during trekking mountain sickness (AMS) symptoms
  12. Assistant guide for groups of the+8 people.
  13. If you need it, we will provide your sleeping bag, down jacket, duffle bag, and just  refund after the treks
  14. All necessary government papers, national park entry permits, TIMS cards, etc.
  15. Travel and rescue arrangements
  16. All government taxes and VAT

Service excludes

  1. meals in Kathmandu (L+D)
  2. Your travel insurance.
  3. International airfare.
  4. Nepal entry visa (you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Nepal’s airport in Kathmandu).
  5. All kinds of drinks (alcoholic, hot, and cold drinks)
  6. Personal shopping and laundry, etc.
  7. Personal trekking equipment, you can buy or rent in Kathmandu,
  8. Tips for trekking staff (Tipping is expected, but it is not mandatory.)
  9. If you do any tours and sightseeing city and other activities, etc.,

Essential Infos

Infos - Before departure

Travel Insurance

Please note that all customers are required to have insurance that covers the costs of any medical issues or injuries that may occur during their journey to Nepal. We would like to clarify that this insurance is not included in our package, however, we can arrange a helicopter rescue if needed during the trip, We can provide our services to clients from any part of Nepal.


Nepal Planet Company is the best for all kinds of hotel accommodations provided in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and other cities, with teahouses for use during the trek, that suit your budget requirements as well. Also, an all-inclusive listing of tea houses, homestays, guest houses, and hostels is available. The most wonderful thing about those accommodation services is the perfect combination of international standards and Nepalese hospitality. Even though single rooms are available in Kathmandu and the trekking areas at lower elevations, it might be hard to locate them at higher elevations.


At some point in our trekking area, we are able to enjoy real Nepalese meals as well as the common international delicacies (Tibetan, continental, Indian, Italian, and so on). Breakfast and dinner will be served from the teahouses or from a hotel menu where we spend the night, whereas lunch may be served at the next destination. All meals can be supplied at some stage in the trek, while only breakfast is available in Kathmandu and Pokhara. You will also host farewell dinners for visitors.


To make sure you go back from trekking and hiking trips in the Himalayas in Nepal with a lot of satisfied and unforgettable memories, it’s essential that you’re aware of the altitude acclimatization required by the human body in mountain situations. Acclimatization is especially important on our trekking routes, which are designed to allow for a gradual ascent in altitude, with many of our treks including extra days to allow for acclimatization.By slowly gaining height, we attain the blessings of a gradual advantage in fitness and acclimatization. We provide advice about acclimatization, and with the sensible technique we use on all of our treks, anyone who is fit and healthy must have a few issues. On our trekking and climbing trip in Nepal.

Leader & Staff Arrangements

We have professional and experienced leaders who are responsible for tours and treks. They are the only ones who keep our company’s name and reputation alive. We’re proud to have them as our leaders. Leaders lead the excursion and trek in Nepal, Tibet, India, and Bhutan. We have experienced workers who have worked at excessive altitudes for a long time with us. Our staff is loyal, faithful, hardworking, and constantly dedicated to their paintings. Our group is continually at the pinnacle. The trek and expedition leaders have passed through the subsequent training:

  • Intensive Wilderness First Aid
  • Trekking Guide Education
  • Eco Trekking Workshop and Adventure Meet
  • English Language
  • mountaineering, mountaineering, and mountain climbing (for excursion leaders)
  • Physical condition and experience requirements

    Fitness is wealth. Last healthfully, we would have the ability to finish the journey (trek and tour) with no trouble. As a result, preparation must have begun months ago.As for Kaila’s journey, we would be heading over a 5620-meter pass. So, for this experience, we should be organized about 3 months in advance. like we would need to walk every day. Do a normal workout that keeps us healthy while also disciplining us. Enjoyment is a different essential factor. We have to hike the hill. We should slow down our pace. It is right to be blanketed by the wind, and rain. like we should wear down jackets with layers to get protected.

    Pieces of equipment and packing list

    This list is a guide that will help you with your adventure. Also, keep in mind that the gadgets listed below will vary a little with the season and the trek length. The weight limit for your bags is 20 kg. Remember the fact that your bags will be carried by your porter. We also suggest that you pack only what is necessary.

    Important documents and items

    • Valid passport, 2 extra passport size photos, airline tickets
    • Separate photocopies of the passport, visa form (easily obtained at the Kathmandu airport),
    • Proof of insurance
    • Dollars, pounds, or euros in cash for purchasing a Nepalese visa at the Kathmandu airport, for paying for restaurants and hotels, for gratuities, and snacks, and for purchasing your own
    • Credit cards, bank/ATM/cash machine cards for withdrawing funds from cash machines (bring a photocopy of your cards), traveler’s checks, etc.


    • A sun hat or scarf
    • light balaclava or warm fleece hat
    • Sunglasses with UV protection


    • Thin, lightweight inner socks
    • Thick, warm wool hiking socks
    • Hiking boots with spare laces
    • Gaiters for hiking in winter


    • Lightweight gloves
    • With a waterproof shell outer (Seasonal

    Lower Body

    • Under Garments
    • Hiking shorts
    • lightweight cotton long pants
    • Fleece or wool pants (seasonal)
    • Waterproof (preferably breathable) shell pants

    Upper Body

    • T-shirts
    • Fleece jacket or pullover
    • Fleece Wind-Stopper Jacket (Optional)
    • Waterproof (preferably breathable) shell jacket


    • The sleeping bag is rated at zero degrees.
    • Headlamp (e.g., Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
    • Trekking bags or duffel bags
    • Basic First Aid Kit
    • Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
    • Trekking Poles
    • Water bottles
    • Toiletries (a small wash towel, toilet paper, etc.)
    • Ear plugs (who knows how many people in the group snore)

Date & Price

2024-05-16 to 2024-5-27 : $ 1165$.PP
2024-04-18 to 2024-4-29 : $ 1265$USD
2024-04-02 to 2024-4-13 : $ 1165$.PP
2024-03-03 to 2024-3-14 : $ 1265$.PP
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