Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base CampEverest Base Camp (5,360m) is one of the most popular treks in northern part of the Himalayas region and is visited by thousands of trekkers every year. The Khumbu region is the home of Mount Everest, at 8,848m the world’s highest mountain. Everest is one of the world’s most awe-inspiring sights and an Everest base camp trek the perfect adventure! we have devised this two week trek to Everest Base Camp which runs directly from Lukla. Climbers typically rest at base camp for several days for acclimatization to reduce the risks and severity of altitude sickness. Base camps usually consist of long lines of tents with food, blankets, light and warn clothes. These camps are rudimentary campsites on Mt. Everest (8,848m) that are used by mountain climbers during their ascent and descent. First expeditions to the Everest in the 1953, to reach this part of the Himalaya within a limited time,

The Everest Base Camp Trek is located amidst some of the most spectacular scenery to be found on the continent and it is not for the faint-hearted. The trek starts from Jiri, Shivalaya or the Sherpa village of Lukla or you can fly from kathmandu to Lukla the capital of the region. The route then continues along the Imja Khola River to the valley below Everest. From there the trek continues on the original route taken by the first expedition to climb Everest until reaching your final destination.

 

Trip Facts

Trekking Destination: Everest region
High altitude: 5545m Kalapathar
Grade: Fairly Strenuous
Transportation: Domestic Flight (ktm-Lukla)
Type of tour: Trekking, Hiking, Walking, cultural   
Trekking hour: 5-6 hours each day
Duration: 15 Days

Everest Base Camp Trekking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu /Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Fly to Lukla (2800m), start trek to Phakding (2610m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 03: Trek Phakding (2610m) to Namche Bazaar (3500m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 04: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar (3500m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 05: Trek Namche Bazaar (3500m) to Tengboche (3850m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 06: Trek Tengboche (3850m) to Dingboche (4350m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 07: Exploration day trip to Chhukung valley and back to Dingboche / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 08: Trek Dingboche (4350m) to Lobuche (4950m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 09: Trek Lobuche to Ghorakshep (5140m) / Visit EBC / Overnight at teahouse lodge 
Day 10: Visit Kalapatthar (5545m)/Mt Everest view / trek to Pangboche (4030m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 11: Trek Pangboche (5300m) to Namche Bazar (3500m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 12: Trek Namche Bazar (3500m) to Phakding (2600m) / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 13: After breakfast from Phakding Village trek back to Lukla / Overnight at teahouse lodge
Day 14: Early in the morning, transfer to airport and fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu / Overnight at hotel
Day 15: Free day in Kathmandu for personal activities or join onward program or final departure.

Note: If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.

Trip Cost

Please find this trip cost as per your group size.

Minimum 2 Pax 4 to 6 Pax 7 to 15 Pax 15 Above Pax
USD 1250.00 USD 1210.00 USD 1165.00 USD 1095.00

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up & transfer by private car / van
  • Two nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu
  • lodge accommodation and three times Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people)
  • Food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and insurance for the guide and porters
  • All surface transfer to/from Kathmandu by private vehicle
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System and Annapurna conservation permit
  • Domestic Air fare ( Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu)
  • Government taxes & office service charge.

Cost Excludes

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • All cold drinks such as: alcoholic beverages, mineral water, Coke, juice, etc.
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal shopping and laundry
  • Personal trekking equipments
  • Tips for trekking staff and driver (Tipping is appreciated but it is not mandatory)