Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek / Hiking Kalapahter

Everest Base Camp Trek is the most popular destination of trekking lovers in the worlds. It is life memorable trek to Everest region including Kalapatthar climbing and overview of four of the world’s six tallest peaks in Everest region (Khumbu region) including the panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Cho oyu, Makalu . This trail passes through Solukhumbu district experiencing Sherpa (Tibetan) culture. These High mountain settlers have something unique to offer you in every village. Different monasteries and chörtens with prayer flags make you feel spiritually blessed while walking to the Base Camp of Mt. Everest. The picturesque views of forests, valleys, terraced fields, meadows and wilderness region etc. are some of the attractions of the trekking.

Everest Base Camp Trekking starts from Kathmandu flight to Lukla and continues through Namche Bazaar and enters into Khumbu region. The trekking provides you wonderful experiences of lifestyle and culture of Sherpa and Bhotias with the chances of exploring different elements of the region. Trekking to Everest Base Camp gives the wonderful experience of Tibetan culture in high elevation and pleasantly colorful views of rhododendron and fir forests.

Everest Base Camp Trekking region is superb site for trekking who wants trekking. Everest region is like sacred place for a mountaineer which leads to the foot hill of Mt. Everest. The trek passes through some ancient monasteries and Gompas. Trekkers can develop insight about spiritual aspects of Nepalese mountain people and their hospitality.

Trekking Highlights

Time for Nepal Total: 15 Days 
Trekking duration: 13 days
Trekking Destination: Kalapather and Everest Base camp.
Starting: Lukla
Ending: Lukla
Grade: Medum /hard
Mode of trek: Tea house/camping
Maximum Altitude: 5545m.
Group size: 1+

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Katmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla (2840m) and Phakding (2610m): Fly to Lukla. 2 and half hour walk.
Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3446m) 6 hour
Day 04: Restday at Namche Bazaar.
Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3867m) 5 hour
Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4300m) 5 hour
Day 07: Rest day at Dingboche Acclimation Day. (Hike to Chukung vallay)
Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m) 5 hour
Day 09: Lobuche to EBC (5360m) to Gorakshep (5160m) 7 hour
Day 10: Gorakshep to Kalapaththar (5545m) to Phiriche 6 hour
Day 11: Phiriche to Tayngboche (4 hour)
Day 12: Tengboche to Namche bazzar (4 hour)
Day 13: Namache bazzar to Lukla ( 5 hour)
Day 14: Lukla to Kathmandu: Fly to Kathmandu.
Day 15: Departure from Nepal as per Time.

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1400 m)
Welcome to the country of Mt. Everest! As you arrive in Tribhuvan International Airport, our representatives will receive you and transfer to the hotel which you have booked in Kathmandu. Hotel staffs will complete check in and manage for your accommodation. We organize welcome dinner in the hotel in the evening with our team. Overnight Hotel.

Hotel & Breakfast

Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla flight and Trek to Phakding (2610m.)
On this day, you will be transferred to the airport for a short scenic flight to Lukla. It is less than 30 minutes flight with astonishing views of mountains, forests and river valleys. After landing in Lukla, we begin our trekking to Phakding. The trail leads to Phakding enjoying the natural scenario along the way. We stay overnight in Phakding in a lodge.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 03: Phakding –Namche Trekking- 6 hrs. (3446m.)
On this day, we trek to Namche Bazaar from Phakding Village through Dudh Koshi riverside. The trail is pleasant with the views of forests of pine, fir and Rhododendron trees. We reach Monjo which is the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park. The views of giant mountains are impressive while walking through the trail. We stay overnight in a hotel after exploring the surrounding area of Namche Bazaar.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 04: Acclimatization Day
It is acclimatization day in Namche so you have enough time to explore the life style of locals. Short hiking can be utilization of the time. High altitude can be harmful if we ignore resting. It is necessary to adjust your body with high elevation. Visit Sagarmatha National Park and hiking to Everest View Hotel. You can view the world’s amazing panoramic scenes of the earth and get chance to observe uniquely different Sherpa Culture.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 05: Namche- Tengboche trekking- 6hrs.  (3867m.), 5 hrs.
After breakfast in Namche, we begin today trek. The trekking trail leads to Tengboche. The wonderful view of Mt. Everest and Mt. Aba Dablam is breath stopping for you. These giant mountains seem to be so near from there. If you are lucky, Mani Rimdu festival in the monastery gives everlasting experience of the dancing of monks wearing masks. The festival is very important of the region. Stay overnight in a lodge in Tengboche.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 06: Trek to Dingbouche-6 hrs. (4400m)
On this day, we reach to Dingboche with enjoying beautiful scenarios of mountains and landscape. The panoramic views of snow capped mountains and varied landscape gives pleasant experience while walking through the route. The pasture lands and some huts can be seen though the region is mostly abandoned except some settlements along the way. Stay in a lodge to spend nigh.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 07:  Namche Acclimatization Day
This day is rest day in Dingboche area. You can walk to explore Dingboche monastery and Chhukung village while you are free for whole day. It is necessary to adjust with body and temperature in high elevation. Hiking to Chhukung Village is best way to utilize the day. You can rest all the day with full of enjoyment of the panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Amadablam, Lhotse, Tawache, Nuptse, Kwangde etc. Stay overnight in guest house.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 08: Dingboche- Lobuche Trek- 5/6 hrs. (4930m.)
 On this day, we begin climbing to Dugla and continue to Khumbu Glacier. The astonishing views of Tawache and Cholaste are eyes stacking. You can feel the high altitude because of extreme cold in Lobuche Village. Explore the surrounding in the afternoon and stay overnight in Lobuche.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 09: Gorakshep- Everest Base Camp- Gorakshep Trekking- 8 hrs.  (5364m.)
 On this day, Trek 3 hour to Gorakshep.stop for lunch and we trek to Everest Base Camp from Gorakshep with the astonishing views of mountains and peaks. Everest Base Camp is the point for the mountaineers to summit the peak. The experience of being at the foothill of world’s highest mountain cannot be expressed in words. We trek descend to Gorakshep in the afternoon and overnight stay Gorakshep.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 10: Gorakshep to Pheriche Trekking via Kalapatthar- 6 hrs. (3867m.)
On this day, we trek to the small mountain of Kalapatthar. Gigantic views of mountains and glaciers around you give a sense of heaven including close-up view of Mt. Everest, Amadablam and Pumori. We continue trekking to a small settlement of Pheriche. You can explore the village of Pheriche where stay overnight.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 11: Pheriche - Tengboche Trekking- 6hrs. (6189m.)
On this day, we trek back to Tengboche from Pheriche. The trail is pleasant with the views of mountains and forests impressive along the trail. We reach Tengboche village. You will have time to explore the village and surrounding. We stay overnight in a guest house.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 12: Tengboche-Namche Bazaar Trekking- 6hrs. (3440m.)
Retrieving journey to Namche Bazaar is pleasantly through valleys and pasturelands. We pass through Tengboche and continue through enjoying the picturesque view of Monjo valley. The distance of mountains make you feel watching for all the time. we reach Namche bazaar and stay overnight in a Lodge.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 13:  Namche- Phakding-Lukla-7 hrs. (2800m.)
This day trekking trail follows a sandy path with strenuous walk. The trail is full of picturesque view of landscape and some mountain scenarios. You can explore Lukla Bazaar and shop local items there. You can celebrate your successful trekking there in Lukla with special brands of drinks. Evening time offers you to visit surrounding area before we stay overnight in Lukla.

Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 14: Lukla to Kathmandu by flight.
On this day, fly to Kathmandu in the morning. This short and scenic flight possibly makes you feel nostalgic because of the glimpses of snowy mountains through private window of plane. You will be transferred to hotel where you either have leisure time or you may catch the last moments exploring the sights of Kathmandu. Shopping in market is another best option. In the evening, we have a celebration dinner together. overnight Hotel.

Breakfast & Hotel

Day 15: Departure From Nepal
As it is the last day, we have to bid goodbye to the guest as visit in Nepal comes to the end for this time. If you have time enough, you can have sightseeing and purchasing the token of love from Nepal. Before 3 hours of scheduled flight, our representatives will take you to the TIA. We hope you will be planning for another adventure-trip while you are on returning back to your homeland. You can extend your Nepal stay if you have time and desire too.

Cost include on:

  • Airport Pick up drop (Airport /Hotel/Airport) by private car/van/Bus.
  • Hotel In Kathmandu: Two night's standard Hotel in Katmandu.
  • Meals During Trek: Your stander meals in mountain (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
  • Trekking permit: 'Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS) Permit. And Everest National pak permit.
  • All necessary paper works.
  • Domestic airport pick up and drop by car/.
  • Domestic Flight Ticket From Kathmandu to Lukla / Kahtmandu . including airport Tax.
  • Accommodation In Trekking: All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • Guide: An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide,
    porters: Experience Trekking Porters(1 porter for 2 clients). And Their well-paid Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter. (Guide flight Katmandu / Lukla/ Katmandu.)
  • Adventure Certificate: Our Company provides Adventure Certificate.
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
    Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
    All government taxes.
    Service charge.
    Drop to airport by car/van/Bus

Cost does not include on:

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Katmandu).
  • Your Travel and rescue insurance.
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • All the Food in Kathmandu. Also in the case of early return from mountain (due to any reason) Than the scheduled Itinerary.
  • All the expenses in mountain over than scheduled itinerary (due to strike, delay or canceled flight)
  • Extra night Hotel in Kathmandu if arrive early or late departure than schedule Itinerary.
  • All the Bar bills and personal expenses (phone call, laundry service, battery recharge, bottle of water, hot water, shower..
  • Tips for the guide and porter.

price plan for your trips

Trip Plan Particulars Price Per Person
Budget Trip Budget trip subject of 2 Nights  Tourist standard hotel in Kathmandu ,  Flight ticket Kathmandu to Lukla Kathmandu, Guide, Porter, meal in trekking,  lodge  accommodation during the trek, cup of tea coffee with meal, local transport, necessary permit etc. USD
Standard Trip standard  trip service including, 2 Nights  3- 4 star  hotel in Kathmandu ,  Flight ticket Kathmandu to Lukla Kathmandu, Guide, Porter, meal in trekking,  lodge accommodation during the trek,  tea coffee with meal, local transport, necessary permit etc. USD
Luxury Trip 3 Nights  5 star hotel in Kathmandu ,  Flight ticket Kathmandu to Lukla Kathmandu, Guide, Porter, meal in trekking,  best lodge accommodation during the trek ( private bathroom inside room) ,  tea coffee with meal, hot shower, hot water, International, domestic airport pick up drop., necessary permit etc USD
     

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Country:Stuttgart, Germany
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Country: Melbourne, Australia
Travel date:  March 2013

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