- Trip Details
- Trip Info
Start/End: Kathmandu to Kathmandu
Duration: 17 days
Difficulty: Medium to Hard
Maximum Elevation: 5,545m (Kalapathar)
Best Time: October - November & March - April
Accommodation: Lodges/Tea houses
The Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek may be a spectacular high altitude trek within the mountains of Nepal, steel oneself against jaw-dropping scenery and a singular cultural experience exploring the challenging trekking. The trek also gives an insight into the lives and culture of the Sherpa people that are local to the world and closely linked to the Tibetans. We cannot forget the view of the sunrise above the khumbu glacier is an unforgetable sight. Everest base camp trek requires fitness because it demands some challenging climbs on the trail. Our itinerary is taken into account fully acclimatize before reaching Everest Base. tons of the trail has well graded paths, however there are pretty tough sections along the Khumbu glacier where utmost care is required.
There are many options to access Everest base camp, however most of the trekkers fly to Lukla from Kathmandu or follow the classical trail Jiri to Everest Base Camp and fly out from Lukla. it'll be good for acclimatization to start out from Jiri.
Day 01 : Pick up you from International airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 02 : Fly to Lukla (2,800m/9,160 ft) and continue trek to Phakding (2,610m/ 8,562 ft)
Day 03 : Trek Phakding – Namche Bazaar (3,420m/11,220 ft)
Day 04 : Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar (Ascend to Everest view point, visit twins Sherpa villages of Khumjung and Khunde)
Day 05 : Trek Namche Bazaar - Tengboche (3,870m/12696 ft)
Day 06 : Trek Tengboche – Dingboche (4,360m/1,4304)
Day 07 : Acclimatization day at Dingboche ( Side trip to Nagarsang Peak)
Day 08 : Trek Dingboche – Lobuche (4,930m/16174 ft)
Day 09 : Trek Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,160m/16929 ft) and day walk to Everest Base Camp (5,360m/17585 ft)
Day 10 : Ascend to Kalapathar (5,545m/18192 ft) and trek back to Pheriche (4,240m/13910 ft)
Day 11 : Trek back to Tengboche
Day 12 : Trek back to Namche Bazaar
Day 13 : Trek back to Lukla
Day 15 : Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 16 : Leisure in Kathmandu
Day 17 : Final Departure, drop to airport.