16 Days Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek

Trip Details
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Trip Style: Trekking & Hiking
  • Transport: As Per Itinerary
  • Food: Bed & Breakfast in kathmandu/pokhara and during the trek
  • Accommodation: 3* Hotel/Guest House
  • Group Size: 1-12 people
  • Max Elevation: 5,350m

Highlights

  • Experience the exhilaration of trekking to Everest Base Camp
  • Trek up to 5545m through spectacular scenery
  • Trek through the heart of Sherpa country
  • Informative guides to uncover the history behind mystical sights
  • Breathtaking views of the Everest region
  • Get to know the gentle spirit of the Sherpa people
  • Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Changtse, Ama Dablam and scores of other lesser crests seen from a peaked vantage point
  • Get among the hustle and bustle of market town Namche Bazaar
  • Suitable for people aged over 14 and below 65
  • Guided tour of Kathmandu’s ancient temples

Trekking to Everest Base Camp is being a part of a legendary and the most classical trekking trail in Nepal. The most pursued dream of the trekkers, while they choose to visit Nepal, is to see the top of the world, Mt. Everest (8848m). Trekking through Namche Bazar via Tengboche to Kalapatthar and Everest Base Camp is an exhilarating moment for the trekkers. In every step of your trek will invaluably historical for you if you choose to make your trip to Khumbu region where world tallest giant peaks are proudly welcoming the trekkers and adventure seekers. The thrills of being in Everest Base camp is just awesome. Most importantly, having an insight of Sherpa kingdom and experiencing Himalayan flora and fauna in Sagarmatha National Park will be another splendor to this trekking. Everest Base Camp trekking commences after a sightseeing tour within Kathmandu valley. It is a visit to UNESCO World Heritage sites. Then you will have a short scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Upon your arrival at Lukla, we begin trekking to Phakding and Namche. Namche Bazar is known as the gateway to the Everest Region. The Tibetan market, Hotel Everest View and some astonishing mountain views are major attractions here. Passing through holy monastery at Tengboche takes the trekkers to Lobuche and Gorakh Shep. A climb up to Kalapatthar offers you one of the most breath-taking views of mountain giants including Mt. Everest, which cannot be witnessed from the base camp, and like Lhotse, Nuptse, Pumori, and Cho Oyu. And your further venture to Everest Base Camp will offer you an opportunity to view more splendid view of snow-fed peaks. Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site, located at the highest elevation in the world, attracts thousands of trekkers in the Everest region. While making a trip to Everest Base Camp, we go through Sagarmatha National Park and have an insight of alpine wildlife and vegetations including musk deer, Derow, Ghoral, and Himalayan Thar as well as red-billed chough, impheyan pheasant, blood pheasant, and yellow-billed chough. Besides, Everest Base Camp Trekking offers a spectacular experience of the culture and civilization of Sherpa people. Himalayan Social Journey organizes various sort of exciting and adventurous trips to Everest Base Camp considering venturers’ wish and time frame. Thus, be a part of Vyas Treks & Expedition, feel the difference.

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 - Namche Bazaar: (3,440m/11,284ft).
  • 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 8Dingboche: Acclimatization.
  • Day 9Dingboche to Lobuche (4,940 m/16,207 ft): 7km, 5-6 hours.
  • Day 10Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 m/16,961ft), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364 m/17,594 ft): 13km, 6-7 hours.
  • 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.
  • 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

Dates & Price

Start DateEnd DateAvailabilityPrice  
18 Dec, 201902 Jan, 2020GuaranteedUS$999
26 Dec, 201910 Jan, 2020GuaranteedUS$999

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