EVEREST BASE CAMP 13N/14D
Highlight of the Trek
Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (35 minutes)
Namche Bazar, Tengboche and other Sherpa village on the way
Local tea houses as accommodation and hygienic foods
reaching at Everest base Camp
Climb Kalapathar (5545m) and explore panoramic mountain view
Famous and biggest Monastery, TengbocheMonastery
Fact of Trek
Total Duration:14 Days
Trip Grade: Moderate to Strenuous
Transportation: Private Vehicle / Aero plane
Accommodation: Hotel and Guest Houses
Max. Altitude: 5545m Kalapathar
Max. sleeping altitude :5164 m (Gorakhshep)
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Guesthouse .(1350m) Overnight at Guesthouse.
We pick up you from Tribhuban International airport Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. We discuss about trekking and other arrangement. Final preparation to leave trekking tomorrow early in the morning.
- You can buy trekking equipment in Thamel
- Discuss about the trekking with guide
Day 02: Fly to Lukla (2860m) and trek to Phakding (4/5 hours - 2610m) Overnight at local guest house
Early in the morning drive to domestic airport and take flight to Lukla airport. It is 35 minutes flight with tiny aircraft. Another 4 hours easy trekking reach today to Phakding crossing by typical local villages.
Day 03:Trek to Namche Bazar. (6/7 Hours - 3440m) Overnight at local guest house
starting of the day is easy walking at flat land. We cross couple of similar villages on the and Cross Everest National Park permit checking counter. Cross several high and long suspension bridges. Your first challenging uphill of this trek at the end of the day to reach Namche Bazar.
Day 04:Acclimatization in Namche Bazar. Short hiking till view point and Khumjung village. Overnight at local guest house
Namche is a great town with numerous little stores with numerous ranges of items from souvenirs to trekking gears. There are also a number of restaurants, coffee shops, bakery and bars. We involve in short hiking tour to Everest view point and explore Khumjng village. Come back to Namche and overnight..
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche. (5/6 Hours - 3860m) Overnight at local guest house
start trekking with easy climbing than trail goes flat and down till PhunkiThanka. After crossing the suspension bridge, start last bit of the climb into Tengboche Monastery. It is fairly steep but not as long or difficult as previous from Phakding to Namche. Reach at Tenboche and explore Tengboche monastery. Tengboche Monastery is one of the larger monasteries in this trek.
Day 06:Trek to Dingboche. (5/6 Hours - 4410m) Overnight at local guest house
today is one of the easiest days so far and started with going downhill on a fairly wide path with well-established trees covering the path. Time of reaching Dingboche, land became less vegetation and plateau type. The massive view of Mt. Everest, Amadablam and more other mountain are near as you walk further.
Day 07:Acclimatization at Dingboche. Hikking around. You have option to hike up to Island peak base Chhukung and back to Dingboche for overnight
- Depends on your hiking performance, Hike to Chhukung valley (Island peak) or only at Dingboche the view point. (Dingboche Hill)
Day 08:Trek to Lobuche. (4 Hours - 4930m) Overnight at local guest house
The short distant walking today from Dingboche to Lobuche. It is just awesome walking throughout largest mountains all around. We reach Lobuche at early afternoon. Have good rest in high altitude. You also can meet some peoples going to Gokyolake via this place.
Day 09:Trek to Everest Base camp (5364m) and come back to Gorakhshep (7/8 Hours - 5170m) for overnight. Guest House
Total trekking duration is long today. Start walking over glassier with huge rocks. About 2 hours continue walking reach Gorakhshep, which is last lodges in this trek. Fix our room for tonight and further walking to Everest Base Camp. It is all walking over glacier and with heavy wind. It takes around 6 hours to be and back to Gorakhshep.
-Gorakhshep is the last village where accommodation for overnight is available. And only simple accommodations are available.
Day 10:Climb Kalapathar (5545m) early in the morning. Trek back to Feriche. (4/5 Hours - 4240m) overnight at local guest house
early in the morning climb to Kalapathar. Reach before sunrise on the top and view panoramic Himalayas with sunrise. Get down to lodge and take breakfast. Start trekking down to Feriche via Lobuche. Along the way we pass many memories dedicate to those who passed the way attempting to climb the peaks.
Day 11:Trek back to Namche. (7/8 Hours - 3440m) Overnight at local guest house
It is long trekking down to Namche Bazar loosing approximately 800 meter. Trekking trail include lots of ups and downhill. Some of them are serious uphill too. At our lunch time we reach at Tengboche monastery and then serious walking down. Once you cross rive of PhunkiThanga, steeply up for 2 hours and get flat land to reach Namche
Day 12:Trek back to Lukla. (6/7 Hours - 2860m) Overnight at local guest house
another long day walking at the end of your Everest base camp trekking. All the way down till the long suspension bridge till foot of Namche. Follow all the way flat way to Lukla via many villages including Phakding, where we stayed a night in our first day of trekking.
Day 13:Fly back to Kathmandu (35 minutes). Transfer to Hotel and rest. Overnight at hotel
Early in the morning reach at Airport and fly back to Kathmandu. It is 35 minutes flight back and transfers to Hotel. Take rest and fresh after your long trekking.
Day 14:Extra leisure day in Kathmandu. In case of flight does not happen. Your Extra day in Kathmandu. This is the reserve day in case of any flight disturbance of Lukla due to weather.
Day 15: Final departure
we drop you to International airport for your final departure
Package Costs:- Rs. 42500 per person.
3 nights’ accommodation on twin sharing in Kathmandu Guesthouse.
Flight ticket of Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu
Flight ticket of your guide from Kathmandu
Everest National Park permit for trekking
Fees of local permit
Professional, helpful and friendly trekking guide in entire trek
Trekking porter (2 Trekkers = 1 Porter)
11 nights’ accommodation in local tea houses.
Emergency evacuation management (*Evacuation charges are to be borne by the client)
Service charge and official taxes
Any sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
Bottled drinks and bar bills
Personal insurance, equipment and Tipping
Emergency evacuation and Medical expenses
Any meals(Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch)
Extra cost because of any Natural calamities which is not in our hand
Any other activities, other than mentioned in cost inclusions.
Everest Base Camp Trekking can be combining with some other destinations in Nepal. White water rafting, Jungle safari, Paragliding, Mountain flight, Bungee jumping, Natural and culture tours are the optional activities.
Foods and drinks
Drinking water in entire trip is out of package. You can buy Mineral water or boiled filtered water during trekking days. It cost you Nepali rupees 80 – 350 per litter.
Insurance, Evacuation and Medical expenses
every trekkers should issue travel insurance policy. We will collect it from them in Kathmandu. In case of any emergency rescue or any extra expenses your insurance policy should cover. In the case of not covered, expenses goes to personal.
- Duffel bag you can come to Nepal with your suitcase and put it in your Hotel during trek.
- Hand Bag
Shoes and Shocks
- You need comfortable warm trekking shoes for entire Trek.
- Another spare shoe or sandal is needed to wear while staying at lodge.
- 3 pairs of warm socks are enough for entire trip.
Head cover hat
Mouth covering muff
Warm down jacket
Wind proof jacket
Warm inner thermal
2/3 pairs light T shirt
Warm sweeter or light weight jacket
Inner down thermal
Water and wind proof trouser, one pair
Long wear trekking paint
Whole body covered raincoat
Water/ wind proof warm glove
3 pair comfortable underwear,
UV protective sun glass
Medium size quick dry towel
Head torch light with extra batteries
Lip care, Sun cream
2 litters’ water bottle
One small thermos water bottle
Toiletries: Hand soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, Toilet paper
First Aid kit box containing Paracetamol, bandage, antiseptic cream, Diamox or other tablet for altitude sickness, Small trekking knife, Some dry foods, Camera and its extra batteries, Mobile, and charger with small multi pins