Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base camp trek

Everest base camp trek is the most popular trekking route in Everest Region. It is once in lifetime world’s top adventure destination in the Himalayas. This trekking package offered to thin air experience trekkers with limited vacation and keen interest to conquer this base camp. This trek will surely give awesome experience for any trekkers. Trekking leads different landscape, green pine forest, pure nature, and a splendid view of many giants peaks. The surrounding will make feel like you are in some natural paradise while you are on Everest Base Camp. The trekking route goes through the alpine forest, through villages, and along the Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi River. Trekking to the base camp of Nepal also provides us an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain. You can enjoy the green rolling hills and the distant views of the mountain. The trek gives you thrills and memories that will last a lifetime. This popular trekking route offers you a unique experience of tea-houses and lodges. It will surprise you with stunning mountains landscapes of the Himalayans ranges. It is located underneath the tallest mountain in the world. This wonderful trekking is a concoction of the wonderful views of the mountains views with local culture in the heart of the Everest region and also more popular route of Gokyo lake trek and Chola Pass as well.

Everest base camp trek begins from Lukla with the scenic flight from the Kathmandu valley. In the time of trekking, we will follow through clam nature and peaceful hill and dazzling mountains all around. If you are adventure lover and wish to have real adventure trek then this trek is very much suitable for you. The trek is possible to offer a private trek for the individual. Trekkers can find well-facilitated tea houses and hotel without difficulty and the trail is full of enticing natural wonders and absorbing cultural magnificence. The trek is the wonderful option for those types of trekkers who don’t have enough time to spend in Nepal but wants to trek in the world highest mountain in the world. For trekking in this route, one trekker should be fit and fine by physically and mentally. The scenery is simply breathtaking with the paradise of glistening peaks, stunning glacier around, ancient monasteries and Sherpa people and their culture and traditions. The season between March to May and October to December is considered as the best season for trekking in this route. You will get more remote landscapes as you tending to get closer to the base camp. If you are planning for trekking on this route then we the team of Everest Trekking Routes will heartily well-come to our beautiful and small country Nepal. This trek comes to an end by returning to Lukla for the short flight back to Kathmandu.

Everest Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek Upper Route With NOBAT LEADER

 Everest Base Camp Guide

Trip Fact

Grade: Moderate & Adventure

Duration: 14 days

Size of Group: 01+

Region: Everest

Maximum Hight: 5545 m.

Short Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2610m): 4 hours
Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 5-6 hours
Day 04: Rest day at Namche Bazaar
Day 05: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Phorste Tenga (3800m) 5-6 hours
Day 06: Trek from Phorste Tenga to Dingboche (4360m) 5-6 hours
Day 07: Rest Day at Dingboche
Day 08: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4940m) 3-4 hours
Day 09: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5170m) to Everest Base Camp (5364m) to Gorakshep: 8-9 hours
Day 10: Trek from Gorakshep to Kalapatthar (5545m) to Pheriche (4280m): 8-9 hours
Day 11: Trek from Pheriche to Diboche (3570m) 5-6 hours
Day 12: Trek from Diboche to Monjo (2840m) 4-5 hours
Day 13: Trek from Monjo to Lukla: 4-5 hours 
Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla
Day 15: Final Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport (Kathmandu), our representatives from Everest Trekking Routes will welcome you and transfer you to the hotel.

Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2610m): 4 hours
After the breakfast in the morning, we will transfer you to the domestic terminal of Kathmandu airport for the scenic flight to Lukla which is the gateway destination from where our trek starts. After a dramatic 40 minutes of flight above beautiful mountains, we reach the Lukla airport. After meeting our crew members at Lukla, we start trekking to Phakding and stay overnight there.

Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 5-6 hours
Today, after taking our morning breakfast, we walk through the pine forest along the Dudh Koshi River. On the way, we enjoy the beautiful views of Mount Thamserku. We come to the check post and entrance to Sagarmatha National Park via the settlements of Benkar and Monjo. Passing through the village of Jorsale, we finally reach at Namche which is the gateway to Mount Everest. We stay overnight at Namche.

Day 04: Rest day at Namche Bazaar
Today will be our first day of acclimatization. You are suggested to stay active and moving during rest days. So, we either spend a taking a day’s hike to Thame village of Khunde. We can explore Namche bazaar itself either. Namche Bazaar is the main center of Everest Region has many government offices, Banks, ATMs, restaurants, Internet Cafes and many more. We stay overnight in the hotel at Namche.

Day 05: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Phorste Tenga Village (3800m) 5-6 hours
Today, after taking our morning breakfast, we set out towards Phortse Tenga. We will be enjoying superb views of Mount Everest, Mount Amadablam, Mount Lhotse, Mount Nuptse and the close up views of Thamserku. Following the trail with few ups and downs, we reach Dukh khola to cross the bridge, We can spot various wildlife like Musk Deer, Himalayan Thar, and Multicolored Pheasants en route. Passing through Sansa, we reach Phunki Thenga for our lunch. Then, we gear up for a slightly difficult climb through the pine forests which eventually leads us to the village of Phostse Tenga Village.

Day 06: Trek from Phorste Tenga Village to Dingboche (4360m) 5-6 hours
After taking our morning breakfast and visiting the Real Sherpa Village and spectacular views, we start our journey today. We move through the upper trail to Pangboche. En route, we pass through several Chortens and Mani walls and small villages. Enjoying the fantastic views of Mount Amadablam, we enter Imja Valley. We then descend into the Lobuche river and begin the last and steepest climb of the day upto Dingboche. On arrival at Dingboche, you will see beautiful fields. We stay overnight at Dingboche.

Day 07: Rest Day at Dingboche
Today, we will spend our second acclimatization day at Dingboche. We will enjoy the refreshing and admiring views of Amadablam from Dingboche in the morning. For the better views of Amadablam and other peaks, we climb the ridge on the north behind the village. From here, we can see three of the world’s highest peaks including Mount Lhotse, Mount Makalu and Mount Cho Oyu. We also enjoy the beautiful views of Cholaste Peak and Taboche Peak. Lobuche East and Lobuche West peaks are the most dominant along with Lhotse. We stay overnight at Dingboche.

Day 08: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4940m) 3-4 hours
We climb up the seep terminal moraine of Khumbu Glacier beyond Dughla today. Passing through Chupki Lhara, Khumbu Glacier moraine, we will witness several wonderful views of snowcapped peaks including Khumbutse, Pumori, Lingtren, and Mahalangur Himal. We will also witness Mount Nuptse to the right. We eventually reach Lobuche for our overnight stay.

Day 09: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5170m) to Everest Base Camp (5364m) to Gorakshep: 8-9 hours
Today, after having our morning breakfast, we follow our trek to Gorakshep through the lateral morain of Khumbu Glacier. As we reach Gorakshep, we find snowcapped mountains around us including Mount Everest. Then, we make our trek to EBC. After enjoying the beautiful surrounding views from Everest Base Camp, we stroll back to Gorakshep for overnight stay.

Day 10: Trek from Gorakshep to Kalapatthar (5545m) to Pheriche (4280m): 8-9 hours
Today, we will start our trek up the best viewpoint of Kalapatthar. We will catch the dramatic views of mountains including Lingtren, Mount Everest, Khumbuste, and Changste among others. After enjoying wonderful Himalayan panorama at Kalapatthar, we descend down to Pheriche for our overnight stay.

Day 11: Trek from Pheriche to Dibuche (3570m) 5-6 hours
Today, just after the start of our trek, we cross Khumbu Khola. We then follow the Everest trail down the beautiful valley. We will be passing through the villages of Tsuro Wog, Shomare, Orsho, and reach Pangboche which is at the base of Amadablam. Crossing the bridge over Imja Khola, we pass through Deboche Village and then reach Tyangboche. We then follow our trail to Kyangjuma. We stay overnight at Kyangjuma.

Day 12: Trek from Dibuche to Monjo (2840m) 4-5 hours
Today, we stroll our route back to Namche and then to Monjo. On the way, we will pass through several forests and wildlife. We stay overnight at Monjo.

Day 13: Trek from Monjo to Lukla: 4-5 hours 
Today we descend to Lukla from Monjo. On the way, we will pass through the forest of rhododendron and pine. We will be walking through the Sherpa villages and Buddhist Monasteries. We finally reach at Chheplung and then to Lukla which marks the end of our EBC Trek. We stay overnight at Lukla.

Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla
Today, we will fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla. We will again have a dramatic 40-minutes flight over the high Himalayas. Upon reaching at Kathmandu, you can take the time for exploring the city or you can go for last minute shopping. We celebrate the farewell dinner in the evening.

Day 15: Final Departure
You are saying good bye to the Kathmandu as your journey in Nepal comes to an end today! We will transfer you to the airport for your returning flight.

Cost Details

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up and Drop by private car/van/bus
  • Both Way Domestic Flight Fair Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu
  • Hotel In Kathmandu: 2 Nights standard accommodation in Katmandu include Breakfast
  • You’re Meal in During the Trekking as Your standard meals (3 times a day Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with cup of tea or Coffee)
  • All Trekking Permit and Paper work as Sagarmath National Park Permit and Local Permit
  • Local Transportation
  • All accommodations in lodge/tea houses during the treks
  • Trekking Guide: An experienced, helpful, friendly and English speaking Trekking Guide. His well- paid salary, meals, accommodation insurance etc
  • Trekking Porter: porters (1 porter for 2 peoples). Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation
  • After the Success Trip, Everest Trekking Routes will 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

Cost Excludes

  • Meals and Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Deserts (cakes, bakes and pies)
  • Additional size of Pots Hot Drinks
  • Bottled drinks
  • Boiled water
  • Electronic device re-charge
  • Hot shower
  • On the trekking Wi- Fi
  • Personal expenses any type
  • Travel insurance and evacuation insurance
  • Tipping for Guide and Porter

Note :

According to our official Itinerary schedule, if any things exchanges instead of actual packages as Helicopter, Reserve Car or Van, Donation extra days and any things else the cost will be adding on your full board packages.