Government Register No : 122485/70/71

Kalapathar Everest Base Camp Trek

Trip Detail:

Trip Duration: 13 Days

Trek Duration: 11 Days

Trek Grade: Moderate

Trek Type: Camping / Teahouse

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: Tourist class guest houses to 5 star hotel in Kathmandu (depends on clients choice), Guest Houses / lodges in the mountain

Best Time to Travel: Feb, March, April, May, Oct, Nov, Dec.


Everest Kalapathar trek is the world’s best trekking trip, trekking to base camp of the world’s tallest peak, the Mt. Everest 8,848m is a thrilling experience in itself. The Kalapathar trekking package is designed especially to fulfill the dream of those who want to go adventurous trail to the base of world’s highest mountain. In Mount Everest region we will be warm welcomed by tranquil lakes, pristine Rivers, sacred monasteries, wonderful waterfall, sweet smile of Himalayan Sherpa people, stunning glimpse of several white capped snowy peaks and immense Himalayan landscapes. Everest Kalapathar trekking circuit is situated in the Sagarmatha National Park region which is listed in UNESCO’ world heritage site.

Our trail goes through the Sagarmatha National Park is famous for rare and non rare Himalayan flora and fauna. In Everest Kalapathar trekking trail you will the opportunity to encounter with Himalayan wildlife such as musk deer, mountain goats, colorful pheasants, red panda and snow leopard. Pine, juniper, birch and rhododendron forest of Sagarmatha National Park always wins your eyes and heart. Moreover, monasteries can be found most of the places in bottom part and tallest smiling snowy peaks on the top which make you fell oasis in the earth. This Everest Kalapathar trek is one of our most gratifying journeys for your adventure holiday in the Nepal Himalaya. This Everest Kalapathar trek based on for the well experienced hikers. Our journey to Everest Kalapathar starts with the flight from Kathmandu to Lukla along with the aerial views of some of the highest mountains Langtang, Jugal Himal, Gaurishankar, Melungtse. From Lukla we will follow an ancient route that will take us through farm villages, across the valley and through the high mountain and monasteries. The views grow even more spectacular as we venture up the Dudh Kosi River to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to the Khumbu region. Trail leads you to Pangboche via Khumjung village, where we will be rewarded with spectacular views of Ama Dablam, Mt. Everest & Lhotse, Thamserku, Kwangde, Tawache. The route follows the Imaj valley to Dingboche, Lobuche and up to outstanding view point of Everest base camp and Kalapather from there we will get the close up view of dramatic Himalayan scenes, including four of the world’s highest peaks: Everest( 8,848m), Lhotse (8,516m), Makalu (8,463m), Cho Oyu (8,201m) and return to Lukla and take flight to Kathmandu.


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  – Phireche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 5-6 hrs

Day 07: Phireche  – 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) and/or Kala Patthar (5545 m/18,192 ft) – Gorak Shep:  8-9 hrs

Day 09: Dingboche – Tengboche (3860 m/12,660 ft): 5-6 hrs

Day 10: Tengboche – Namche Bazaar: (3440 m/11,280 ft): 5-6 hrs

Day 11: Namche Bazaar – Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft): 5-6 hrs

Day 12: Phakding – Lukla (2,800m/9,186ft): 3-4 hrs

Day 13: Lukla – Kathmandu

Cost Info

Cost Includes

  • All airport/hotel transfers
  • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight and departure taxes
  • Three nights hotel in Kathmandu with BB plan
  • Teahouse accommodation during trekking
  • Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals in during the trek
  • All ground transportation as per the itinerary program by private vehicles
  • All necessary staffs with experienced English speaking trekking leader (guide), Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) and their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • All necessary paper works; trekking permits and TIMS card
  • Travel and rescue arrangements
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Exclusive Medical Kit Bag
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 20 kg luggage, cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu(and also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottled or boiled water, shower, heater, etc.)
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended
  • Tips for guides and porter