EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK
Everest Base Camp is the best trekking spot for those people who loved to be surrounded by the Himalayas and want to enjoy on the lap of it. This trek is the perfect opportunity to view the remarkable beauty of Himalayas. The view of Everest Icefall and stunning glaciers are the breathtaking views from the Everest Base Camp. The trek passes through the Khumbu valley where we can view spectacular view of Everest passes and beautifully designed Sherpa village. This is one of the most famous destinations for trekking as well as peak climbing. Everest region is the only place where four of the world's six highest peaks is situated so, it can be the best destination for peak climb and trek lovers. No other destination can be better for trekking and peak climbing than Everest region. This trekking area has been very much demanding because of its magnificent views of nature.
Day 01: ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU (1,300m)
Day 02: SIGHTSEEING AROUND THE KATHMANDU AND PREPARATION (1300m)
Day 03: KATHMANDU-LUKLA - PHAKDING (1,300m-2,800m- 2,652m)
Day 04: PHAKDING - NAMCHE BAZAAR (2,652m - 3,440m)
Day 05: ACCLIMATIZATION AT NAMCHE BAZAAR (3,440 m)
Day 06: NAMCHE BAZAAR – TENGBOCHE (3,440m- 3,870m)
Day 07: TENGBOCHE – DINGBOCHE (3,870m – 4,480m)
Day 08: REST DAY AT DINGBOCHE
Day 09: DINGBOCHE – LOBUCHE (4,480m -4,930m)
Day 10: LOBUCHE – GORAK SHEP - EVEREST BASE CAMP- GORAKSHEP (4,930m – 5,170m-5,364m- 5170m)
Day 11: GORAK SHEP – KALA PATTHAR – PHERICHE (5,170m – 5,550 m – 4,288m)
Day 12: PHERICHE – NAMCHE BAZAAR (4,288m – 3,440m)
Day 13: NAMCHE BAZAAR - LUKLA
Day 14: FLY TO KATHMANDU
Day 15: Departure
- All land transportation by Car or jeep(Airport/Hotel/Airport)
- 3 Nights Hotel accommodations in 3 star hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast plan
- Schedule flight KTM/Lukla/KTM
- Full board in lodges during trekking to base camp and back.
- 1 government license holder guide and 1 porter.
- Daily wages of porter and guide
- Insurance of porter and guide
- Trekking permit(TIMS)
- Sagarmatha National Park fee
- Pasang Lhamu Village Development Committee entrance fee.
- Fresh fruits, tea, coffee, hot water, etc during the trek.
- Welcome and Farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
- Sleeping bags and down jackets if needed.
- Agency service charge.
- 13% government tax.
- International airfare from/to your country.
- Nepal entry visa fee (can be obtained at the airport at upon arrival).
- Hotel after 2 night stay in Kathmandu.
- Personal insurance such as travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation and lost luggage.
- International airport departure tax at Kathmandu Airport.
- Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, postage, telephone, internet etc.
- Tips and bonuses.
- Personal trekking equipments.
ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU (1,300m)
The first day of the journey begins by arriving in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. After we arrive at TIA, we will be welcomed by a representative of the airport. After checking in at the airport, we will be transferred to the hotel. We will be welcomed in our hotel with garlands. We can also spend the day by strolling around the streets of Kathmandu, enjoying the Nepali cuisine and dinner at traditional Nepali restaurant. Overnight at Kathmandu.
SIGHTSEEING AROUND THE KATHMANDU AND PREPARATION (1300m)
There are many historical sites which are also listed as UNESCO Heritage Sites. After having the breakfast in the hotel, we start our journey by visiting the heritage site. The sacred temple for the Hindu Pashupatinath, famous stupa of Buddhist (Swayambhunath), Boudhanath can be visited. In the evening we will take trekking and peak climbing preparation class which will be beneficial for us during the trek. After lunch, we will check all our equipment necessary for our trek. We will introduce the new fellows and make a group discuss our trip at the hotel.
KATHMANDU-LUKLA - PHAKDING (1,300m-2,800m- 2,652m)
Early morning after healthy breakfast, we will be taken to the TIA for a domestic terminal flight to Lukla. After flying from the airport, we will observe the breathtaking greeneries and white pearl mountains. After few hours, we will reach Tenzing-Hillary Airport at Lukla. This is considered to be the most beautiful air routes in the world which take a safe landing on a hillside that is surrounded by high mountains. After some arrangements of necessary equipment and under the caring crew members, we will start out trekking through the beautiful landscape of Lukla. We will continue our trekking in the joyful moment until we reach Phakding. It takes around only 3-4 hours to reach Phakding. We will spend our night in Phakding.
PHAKDING - NAMCHE BAZAAR (2,652m - 3,440m)
The walk will lead along Dudh Koshi River which will mark our end of today journey to Namche Bazaar. After walking for almost one to one and half hour, we will come across the Mt. Thamserku(6608m) which lies on our right. We will continue our walk until we reach the Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is also the entrance to Sagarmatha National Park and the gateway to Mt. Everest. During our walk, we will cross five suspension bridges. The uphill walk from Hillary Bridge will lead us to Namche Bazaar.
ACCLIMATIZATION AT NAMCHE BAZAAR (3,440 m)
This day is specially separated in the journey for discovering around the Namche Bazaar. We can spend our time strolling around the beautiful village. We can also hike up to enjoy the close view of Mt. Everest. We may also enjoy the glimpse of local museum available there which is preserving the native flora and fauna of Namche. We can also hike to Khumjung village which takes only 5 to 6 hours. While staying in the village, we can also visit Khumjung monastery. Khumjung monastery is the monastery famous for housing the head of the Yeti.
NAMCHE BAZAAR – TENGBOCHE (3,440m- 3,870m)
There will be no difficulty in walking until we reach Phunki. After taking rest for a short period, we will trek to the higher region that will take us to Tengboche village. This village is famous for the monastery which will allow us to observe the magnificent look of the Himalayas. It takes around 5 to 6 hours to reach Tengboche.
TENGBOCHE – DINGBOCHE (3,870m – 4,480m)
Early in the morning after breakfast, we will travel downhill through rhododendron and conifer forest. During this trek, we will also get a chance to observe Mount. Everest. We will walk downhill to reach Debuche and then to Pangboche. From Pangboche we will trek to the higher region to visit Pangboche Monastery. After walking for about 5 to 6 hours, we will walk uphill and reach Dingboche.
REST DAY AT DINGBOCHE
We will take a rest day at Dingboche to protect from any kind of physical or mental health conditions with altitude sickness. In this day, we will visit nearby areas to explore the beauty of Dingboche. We will also trek and climb a hill to see the peaks Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho- Oyu. We can also admire the beauty of Khumbu Khola Valley. We will spend our day for taking rest and restoring energy in this beautiful village.
DINGBOCHE – LOBUCHE (4,480m -4,930m)
It is continuation of ascent, climbing up to the terminal of Khumbu Glacier – crossing the row of stone monuments: established in the memory of six Sherpas who perished as the result of an avalanche at. During the walking. It is 3-4 hour journey
LOBUCHE – GORAK SHEP - EVEREST BASE CAMP- GORAKSHEP (4,930m – 5,170m-5,364m- 5170m)
This day we need start our walk early morning around 7am. We are climb of approximately two (2) hours and arriving at Gorak Shep, during the walk you will have to enjoy the best views beautiful view of Mt. Everest and Pumori and other so many himalayan range . After arrival Gorak shep, we will take lunch and walk to Everest base camp, it takes around 4 hour go and back to Gorak shep. Along the Khumbu Glacier and up to the Everest Base Camp (5380 m) – the closest destination reachable without proper mountain-climbing equipment. Here, participants can enjoy the spectacular view of the Khumbu Icefall from the world-renowned Mount Everest Base Camp prior to descending to in Base camp.
GORAK SHEP – KALA PATTHAR – PHERICHE (5,170m – 5,550 m – 4,288m)
After having very hot breakfast early in the morning, we will climb up to the summit where we can see outstanding views of mountains like Changtse, Khumbutse, and LIngtren. We will also see Mount Everest. After spending qualitative time at Kala Patthar, we will return back to Gorak Shep. In Gorak Shep, we will have lunch and move down to reach Pheriche. It takes around 7 to 8 hours to reach Pheriche from Gorak Shep.
PHERICHE – NAMCHE BAZAAR (4,288m – 3,440m)
The path that we will travel today is full of ups and downs; we will walk down through the forest of juniper and rhododendron and over Dudh Koshi River. Then we will trek to lower region and also enjoy the Ama Dablam view. We will trek through the forest that will take us to Namche Bazaar.
NAMCHE BAZAAR - LUKLA
We will be finally heading to return back to Lukla where we first began our trip. It will take around 6 hours to return back to Lukla. At Lukla, we will be conducting get together where we will be sharing our personal views and the experience of the trek. We will set camp fire and enjoy our last night on Lukla.
FLY TO KATHMANDU
After our long journey, we will fly to Kathmandu early in the morning. If we want to explore more areas of Kathmandu, we can go for some sightseeing. We, all the climbers will get together and enjoy farewell dinner together. We will have fun and spend our night in Kathmandu.
This is the last day of our tour. After having the traditional meal, we will be taken to TIA from where we will be moving back to our own native land.