Everest Base Camp Trek - 14 Days
An Everest base camp trek is the adventure of a lifetime, a journey for those whose dreams soar higher than even the clouds. This trekking route is rated as the most adventurous trekking destination of the world which takes you to the most popular foothills of the world with lots of new experiences, fun and adventures within in two weeks. Everest Base Camp Trek is full of numbers of stunning attractions, amazing trials and enthralling lifelong experiences which make this trek a world class journey to the Himalayas. This world class journey is full of astonishing views of the majestic mountains, Sherpa villages, lust jungles, rivers, glaciers and much more.
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What's included :
- Dinner - We will provide lunch, dinner and breakfast.
- Private transportation
What's excluded :
- Alcoholic Beverages - You have to spend your own money for alchol and other normal snacks.
- Public liabilities insurance
- Day 1 - Arrival at Capital (1356m)
On your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, our representatives will pick you up with your name on a sign board ad will escort you to the hotel.
On this day, we will be also have a slight exercise and set our mind for the great expedition ahead. We will be also be visiting local hire shop to pick up last minute equipment required.
At the hotel, we have a small welcome program organized for you, and provide you with your room keys, spending overnight at hotel.
Day 2- Fly to Lukla (2840m) and trek to Phakding (2652m)
On this day, we will be taking our first step to Trek by travelling to Lukla. We give you option to reach Lukla either via roadways or by airways. The domestic flight to Lukla is approximately 40 minutes and the flight schedules are subjected to weather conditions. And the roadways take approximately 11 hrs to reach.
When you reach Lukla, there you will be meeting with your tour guide and porter. They will guide you to your most awaited adventure and an unforgettable journey.
From Lukla, we move to Phakding by foot and spend the night there.
Day 3 - Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Trekking from Phakding to Namche Bazaar is about 6 hours walking.
The trek follows the route of dense Pine forest, along the Dudh Koshi River through many Suspension bridges. We get to see the beautiful scenery of Mt.Thamserku (6618m). We will be passing through various settlements, check posts and entrance to Sagarmatha National Park.
We will be spending that night at Namche Bazaar.
Day 4 - Namche Bazaar tour
Acclimatizing at Namche Bazaar is necessary to adjust the difference in altitude. Namche Bazaar is also one of the most beautiful settlements of Sherpas at a height of 3440m high. We will be acculturating the locals over and learn the livelihood of the people over there.
The afternoon is free for you to make an excursion up the valley beyond Namche towards the village of Thamo or you can relax in the village. About 4 hours walk round trip
Day 5 - Trek to Tengboche (3870m)
Trek to Tengboche from Namche Bazaar is about 6 hours long.
We ascend out of the village and follow a high, fairly level path above the Dudh Kosi enjoying spectacular mountain views of Everest, Nuptse and Lhotse as we go. The path provides you with spectacular views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse Ama Dablam and Taboche to the north and northeast, Thamserku and Kantega to the southeast and Kwangde to the southwest making you feel like you are roaming around heaven.
We will be spending the night below the Thyangboche Monastery (3867m).
Day 6 - Towards Dingboche (4410m)
Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche takes about 5 hours of walking.
The path we go through has a beautiful Rhododendron forest, ivers and bridges making the path beautiful and at the same time venturos.
Day 7- Acclimatizing at Dingboche
For adjusting to the change in climate and altitude, we will be halting the trek for the day. For the day we can either take a rest or can hike to Chukung(4730m) which is about 5 hour far and enjoy the breath-taking panoramic view of Ama Dablam, Makalu, Tawoche, Lhotse, Nuptse, Island peak and others.
Day 8 - Lobuche (4930m)
Continuing our journey, we will be trekking to Lobuche from Dingboche which is about 6 hours long walking. On the trudge, we will be passing through several memorials to Sherpas killed on expeditions to Everest.
Being above the treeline, we are nearing towards the most awaited, painstaking destination, Everest Base Camp.
Day 9 - Everest Base Camp (5364 m)
The trek continues from Lobuche on the early morning to Gorak Shep and will be reaching at Everest Base Camp (5364m). This is the longest trek in the entire journey taking about 8 hours long walk. Descending on early morning to Gorak Shep takes almost 3 hours of walk. After a short rest we will continue our journey to Everest Base Camp on the day time.
Day trip to Everest Base Camp is worthwhile when there are expeditions based there. If no expeditions then the route through the icefall may be closed and impassable.Then after we will return to Gorak Shep.
Day 10 - Trek to Kala Pattar (5545 m) to Pheriche (4280 m)
On this day, we will be going for some sight-seeing and up close viewing trek to Kala Pattar (5545 m) from Gorak Shep.
Trek to this place is considered as the Finale of Everest Base Camp Trek. After catching up with the glorious morning view from Kala Pattar witnessing the first light of day Shining on Mt.Everest, we will be retreating back to our own world.
We will descend back to Pheriche which is about 9 hours of walking where we will be staying overnight.
(Please note: the walk to Everest Base Camp and the climb of Kala Pattar are both tough. Sometimes we may change the order in which we tackle the walks depending on the group’s ability and weather conditions).
Day 11 - Pheriche to Namche Bazzar
We trek down through the hillside blanketed by rhododendron and juniper trees. After crossing the prayer-flag festooned bridge over the Dudh Koshi River, our trail follows the Dudh Koshi gorge descending rapidly through pine forests. In the forest, we may come across colorful pheasants and mountain goats. The path eventually reaches Sansa from where we can enjoy views of Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Nuptse mountains. We also pass winding trails then through a forest before reaching Namche Bazaar. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.
Day 12 - Retracing back to Lukla
Retracing our steps, we reach back to Lukla. A final steady plod will still get us there in good time for a sort out, and a final evening get together with the Sherpas.
Day 13 - Back to Kathmandu
In the early morning, we will be returning back to Kathmandu from Lukla. We can either take off flight from Lukla or take the jeep. The flight from Lukla depends upon weather conditions. Upon reaching Kathmandu, we return to Hotel and have time to rest and relax. You can enjoy spa and massage treatments to soothe the body pain from trekking.
Day 14 - Final Departure
It may be an end to one journey, but another will surely begin! Your journey to Everest Base Camp has officially came to an end on this day.
Approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight time, our representative will transfer you to the airport.
Departure Point :Amrit Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
AirportsTribhuvan Airport, Kathmandu Nepal
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.