Everest Base Camp Trekking

Trekking in nepalA Trek to Mt. Everest Base Camp offers a unique vacation, Listed UNESCO Natural world heritage sites, Home of Sherpa Peoples and Stunning Mountain Views, the Khumbu region boasts some of the most extraordinary high mountain scenery on earth. After flying in to Lukla, our exciting trek to Everest Base camp takes us via the Sherpa capital of Namche Bazaar to the Everest Base Camp. Here, we ascend Kalapathar 5545m which is one of the finest vantage points for Mount Everest (8848m./29035ft.). Crossing into the Khumbu Valley by way of the high and challenging Cho La (5420m./17780ft.), we then climb to the 'trekkers summit' of Kala Patar (5600m./18370ft.) which affords more stunning views of Everest and of the astonishing Khumbu Icefall. We have time to walk up to Everest Base camp, before trekking out by way of the famous and recently restored monastery at Thyangboche Monastery. This circuit of the Everest National Park provides a comprehensive taste of the Khumbu that is hard to beat within a 3-week adventure.


Trip Fact

Total days: 17 Days
Season: Feb – Nov
Grade: Moderate
Trekking Type: Hotel/Tea House/Camping
Group size: Minimum 2 pax
Accommodation: Hotel, lodge and camping
Maximum altitude: 5600 M
Himalaya Sight: Everest Region Himalaya
Culture: Tibetan Sherpa based Buddhism.

Trip day to day itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel then overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.

Day 03: Fly to Tenzing and Hillary Airport in Lukla (2804 meters) from Kathmandu, trek to Phakding (2610 meters) 3 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 05: Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 06: Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 07: Trek to Dingboche (4350 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 08: Day trip to Chhukung valley (4710 meters) and trek back to Dingboche. 4 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4910 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse

Day 10: Trek to Gorak Shep (5180 meters) then hike up to Kalapathar (5555 meters) back to Gorak Shep. 7 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 11: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5365 meters) then back to Lobuche (4910 meters). 7 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 12: Trek to Pangboche (3930 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 13: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 14: Trek to Lukla (3404 meters) 6 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse.

Day 15: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu in the morning. Overnight at hotel.

Day 16: Free in Kathmandu Overnight at hotel.

Day 17: Final Departure

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Testimonials

Quot  My wife and I had been volunteering for two months in Nepal and had some free time before heading back home. The only way to occupy this time was to go trekking..

Rose & Andy

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