Everest Base Camp Trek
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The Everest Base Camp trekking is the most popular trekking trail representing the Nepal Himalayan the Khumbu region of Nepal. the trekking trail follows the main route through the Khumbu region from the land of Sherpa of Namche Bazaar, allowing the trekker to view close up view of world's highest and famous peaks including Mt. Everest (8,848m.) and others on down. Everest base camp trekking takes you through the land of Sherpa, introduces you with their age old tradition, culture and ancient trading style encountering some of the famous Gompa (monasteries), Chortens (Stupa), and Mani stone (Prayer walls) on the trail.
We fly from Kathmandu to Lukla via 45 minutes of our scenic mountain flight. Our trek commences from the upper region of Pakding following the steep Dudh koshi valley and ascending up to reach the Namche bazaar. We take a day rest at Namche bazaar as a day assimilating our self. After move forward from Namche on the either side of the trekking trail you can feel the magnificent forest of magnolia, rhododendron, and giant firs offering you warm greetings and as you move forward the trail you will see Mt. Everest immerging with its natural eternal beauty for the first time. The trekking trail now heads towards Tengboche (3867m) a 2 hour climb through picturesque water driven prayer wheel and flags will take you to famous monastery. The background of monasteries offers you superb view of the mountain like Ama Dablam, Lotse, Taweche, Mt. Everest and many more. Now we descend to the Imja Khola and head forward towards the Pangboche and Pheriche. In Pheriche we spend a day rest assimilating our self. Now we follow the vast Khumbu glacier from the moraine and ice meeting point up to Lobuche village ascending towards Gorak Shep. From Gorak Shep we return back and ascend up to Kalapathar (5554m.). I tell you the mountain view of Khumbu ranges including south west face of Mt. Everest you see from there is incomparable that will bring a different kind of pleasure in you that taking away all your weariness of such a long climbing. Finally we trek down to Everest Base Camp lying at the foot of the Khumbu ice fall. From there we trek back to Lukla via same route.
We also have the opportunity to ascend Kala Pattar [5554m] from where we can get some awesome views of the Himalayan giants which literally numb your senses with breathless admiration that beholds the eye; and makes up for the lung-bursting climb that took you up there. You soon realize it was absolutely worth it. This also includes fantastic views of the south west face of the colossal Mt. Everest. We then trek down to Everest Base Camp at the foot of the Khumbu ice fall before finally making our way back down to Lukla.
Itinerary of Everest Base Camp Trekking
Day 01: Katmandu to Lukla (flight) Lukla to Phakding (2600m.)
Day 02: Phakding to Namche (3440m.) NB: Local Sherpa market can be observe every Saturday until 11AM. Everest Trek
Day 03: Rest day at Namche for the acclimatization.
Day 04: Namche to Tengboche (3867m.)
Day 05: Tengboche to Pheriche
Day 06: Pheriche to Lobuche (4930m.)
Day 07: Lobuche to Kalapathar via Gorakshep and overnight at Gorakshep.
Day 08: Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp and for the overnight at Lobuche.
Day 09: Lobuche to Pangbuche (3958m.)
Day 10: Pangboche to Sanasa (3550m.)
Day 11: Sanasa to Kumjung Valley
Day 12: Kumjung to Manjo (2760m.)
Day 13: Manjo to Lukla
Day 14: Lukla to Katmandu (flying)
- Airport pick up and Drop
- Three nights 3 star hotels accommodation in Kathmandu.
- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the trekking.
- Necessary paper works and conservation entry permits.
- Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu flight fare.
- All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
- Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.
- An experienced Guide.
- Porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
- Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
- Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
- First aid kit.
- All government taxes.
- Nepal entry visa fee.
- Travel insurance.
- Your personal expenses except mentioned above.
- Meals whilst in Kathmandu allow US$ 15 - US$ 20 per day.
- International airfare and airport departure tax.
- All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
- Tips for the guide and porter.
Package Name: Everest Base Camp Trek
Package Type: Trekking
Activities: Walking, natural and cultural sightseeing
Duration: 14 Days
Attraction: Land of Sherpa, introduces you with their age old tradition, culture and ancient trading style
Accommodation: Star rated Hotel
Transportation: Airways and private vehicle
Best Season: Spring and Autumn
Trip Cost: Contact Us