Trek Grade: Fairly Strenuous
Trek Type: Tea house / Camping
Activity: Trekking, City Tour
Per day walking: 5 to 7 hours
Max. Altitude: Kalapathar (5545m.)
Transportation: Car / Van / Plane
Group Size: 01 – 14 pax
Accommodation: 3 star category hotel in Kathmandu, teahouse during trekking
Everest Base Camp trek is classic Himalayan trekking package famous as EBC trekking. The Everest base camp lies in the Khumbu region. The Everest base camp trekking is the adventurous journey of life as well as matter of reward. Make a visit to the widest and most exciting range of treks in and around the world’s largest mountains is Everest Base Camp Trek.
The Everest Base Camp trek gives you an opportunity to behold the never seen before locations ranging from mountains, glacier, backpacking and treks on the world famous mountain trials. For almost half a century Everest Base Camp Trek has been drawing in thousands of trekkers to one of a kind experience in the region. The amazingly breathtaking views of Amadablam, Taweche are the sceneries second to none, Everest Base Camp trek offers the insight of extra ordinary flora and fauna which you have never heard or seen before. The experience of getting into the forest of rhododendron and fir trees and running into some endangered species of birds and animals during the trek is simply inexplicable. We are sure that Everest base camp trek will ensure you nothing short of unforgettable moments and everlasting impressions that will keep you all coming back for more.
To access Everest base camp of the Everest region within a limited time, this runs directly to and from Lukla. The trek starts at the Upper Phakding and follows Dudhkoshi valley which climbs up to the Sherpa capital of Namche, a busting bazaar that’s a junction for trekkers, the local Sherpa and expedition on route to the mighty Mt. Everest. Along this part of trial, villages are interspersed with magnificent forests of rhododendron, magnolia and giant firs. From Namche heads towards Thyangboche monastery which sits at 3867m surrounded by dwarf firs and rhododendrons. The view of Everest from this spot seen to be best advantage in the morning is absolutely mesmerizing and stunning and is rightly deemed to be one of the most magnificent in the world. Then we descend to Imjakhola and ascend to Kalapathar where you can get awesome views of Himalayan giants and makes up for the lung bursting climb that took you up there. Then trek down to Everest Base Camp at the foot of the Khumbu ice fall before finally making our way back down to Lukla. Take a flight to Kathmandu from Lukla to end the Everest base camp trek.
This Everest Base Camp trek is designed for those people who like to visit in the most inspiring places in the world with breathtaking mountain panoramas. The best time to visit is from the beginning of March to mid-May and from the beginning of September to mid-November.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu International Airport, and then transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla the trek to Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft): 3-4 hrs trek
Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440 m/11,280 ft): 5-6 hrs
Day 04: Rest day at Namche Bazar.
Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3860 m/12,660 ft) 5-6hrs
Day 06: Tengboche – Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 5-6 hrs
Day 07: Dingboche – Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft): 4-5hrs
Day 08: Lobuche – Gorak Shep (5170 m/16,961ft) – Everest Base Camp (5364 m/17,594 ft) – Gorak Shep: 8-9 hrs
Day 09: Gorak Shep – Kala Patthar (5545 m/18,192 ft) – Pheriche [4280 m/14,070 ft]: 8-9 hrs
Day 10: Pheriche – Tengboche (3860 m/12,660 ft): 5-6 hrs
Day 11: Tengboche – Monjo
Day 12: Monjo – Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft): 3-4 hrs
Day 13: Lukla – Kathmandu