Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek

Trip Details
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: As Per Itinerary
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: As Per Itinerary
  • Group Size: 2-12 people
  • Max Elevation: 5,545m
  • Best Season: Spring & Autumn

Highlights

  • Take a thrilling flight in/out of Lukla
  • Trek through the Sagarmatha National Park, where you will come across a range of flora and fauna
  • Spend a couple of nights in the famous Namche Bazar
  • Get to see the unique lifestyle of locals and their rich culture, tradition & practices
  • Reach the lap of the world's highest mountain, Everest Base Camp
  • Hike to Kala Patthar to witness gorgeous sunrise and 360-degree views of Mt. Everest
  • Get to see breath-taking sceneries and panoramic views of the Himalayan mountains along the trail

Everest Base Camp Trek stands at the top as the most adventurous and popular outdoor activity. Over the years, thousands of travellers from all around the world have ventured the amazing Everest Base Camp Trekking trail. Moreover, it is one of the most developed trails in the Himalayas in Nepal. You can do both budget-friendly Everest Base Camp Trek as well as luxury Everest Base Camp Trek. The route offers several options for accommodation and meals.

Everest Base Camp Trek 16 Days leads to the base of the world's highest mountain, Everest Base Camp. The view from the base camp is surreal. The trail further ascends to Kala Patthar, a famous vantage point. Gorgeous sunrise and 360-degree views of the Himalayan mountains are visible from this point. Everest Base Camp Trek lets you deep dive into the daily lifestyle of the locals from different communities like Sherpa, Rai, Limbu, etc and presents you with their ancient cultural heritage, practices, and beliefs. Along the trail, you will come across many stupas, monasteries, and prayer flags. You will also get to explore the oldest and the biggest monastery in the Khumbu region, the Tengboche monastery.

The route passes by numerous dense forests, where you will have a diverse range of vegetation and wildlife. Likewise, the entire trail is decorated with breath-taking views of the snow-covered mountains like Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Kongde Ri (6,187 m), Mt. Pumori (7,161 m), Lobuche Peak (6,119 m), Mt. Baruntse (7,129 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), and so on. The sceneries along the trail are also very tempting.

Everest Base Camp Trekking is the best way to take yourself away from the chaotic life of cities and unwind. Not only you'll see dramatic views and unique traditions, but also learn to be happy while living a simple day. Our Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary is designed adding ample rest days, which allows you to take a breath along the way. You can go through our more information section to know more about Everest Base Camp Trek 16 Days. Also, feel free to contact us for further queries.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft).
  • Day 2Kathmandu: Sightseeing and trek Preparation.
  • Day 3Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m/8,700ft): 8 km, 3 - 4 hours trek.
  • Day 4Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m/11,280 ft): 11km, 5 - 6 hours.
  • Day 5Acclimatization Day
  • Day 6Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft): 10km, 5 - 6 hours.
  • Day 7Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300 ft): 9km, 5 - 6 hours.
  • Day 8Acclimatization.
  • Day 9Dingboche to Lobuche (4,940 m/16,207 ft): 7km, 5-6 hours.
  • Day 10: Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft) via Gorak Shep (5,170m/16,961ft); 6-7 hrs
  • Day 11Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) to Pherice (4,288m/14,070ft): 16km, 7-8 hours.
  • Day 12Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft): 20km, 6 - 7 hours.
  • Day 13Namche Bazaar to Phakding (3,438m/11,280 ft): 11km, 5 - 6 hours.
  • Day 14Phakding to Lukla (2,860m/9,186ft): 8 km, 3 - 4 hours trek.
  • Day 15Fly to Kathmandu & Kathmandu sightseeing
  • Day 16Final departure.
Check Day to Day Detail Itinerary

What to Expect

Price Included

  • Airport pickup & drop
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu at Hotel Holy Himalaya (Three-star category hotel) in twin sharing basis including breakfast.
  • Accommodation in lodge and guesthouse during the trekking days with breakfast (Below Namche- 6 nights attached bathroom with hot & cold running shower)
  • Kathmandu city tour by private car/van/Hiace with English speaking guide
  • Highly experienced guide and porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their all expenses (food, accommodation, salary, equipment, insurance)
  • company t-shirt
  • Welcome dinner with the cultural program
  • Necessary equipment such as (Sleeping bag, duffle bag) during the trek 
  • Airfare Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu
  • Airfare for trekking crew
  • All government taxes and office expenses

Price Excluded

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and trekking days. Meal (each item cost about $5 - $8 dollar (depending on the place where you eat)
  • Personal equipment and clothing
  • City sightseeing entry fees in Kathmandu for (NPR 400+200+1000+1000)
  • Lukla trekking entrance fees NRs 2000, Sagarmatha national park fees NRs 3000
  • Your travel insurance (highly recommended)
  • Tipping for driver, guide, and porter as per your satisfaction

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