Salleri to Everest Base Camp Trek

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Trip Details

Start/End: Kathmandu to Kathmandu

Duration: 24 days

Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult

Maximum Elevation: 5,545m (Kalapathar)

Best Time: October - November & March to April

Accommodation: Lodges/Tea houses

Salleri to Everest Trek is a relatively new route to urge into Everest that mixes natural and cultural wonders. The trek starts after a long drive to Salleri, a lower elevation, and gains elevation by gradually making it easier to acclimatize. Ranging from Salleri, the route passes through the Sherpa villages of the Solukhumbu, many of which have beautiful Buddhist monasteries. Villages of Sherpa and Rai provide a view into local lives and customs. Above Namche, the trek also gives an insight into the culture of the local Sherpa people. The scene of the sunrise on the snowcapped peaks above the Khumbu Glacier is an unforgettable sight from the summit of Kalapatthar. Everest Base Camp trek requires fitness because it demands some challenging climbs on the trail. Our itinerary will help to make sure of preferred acclimatization before reaching Everest Base Camp. Tons of trails have well-graded paths. However, there are difficult sections along the Khumbu glacier where utmost care is required.

Trip Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrive in Kathmandu, you will be pick up at the airport and transfer to Hotel

Day 02 : Sightseeing around of Kathmandu city

Day 03 : Drive to Salleri

Day 04 : Trek Salleri to Ringmo

Day 08 : Trek Ringmo to Nunthala(2,200m)

Day 09 : Trek Nunthala to Bupsa(2,360m)

Day 10 : Trek Bupsa to Chhablung(2,700m)

Day 11 : Trek Chhablung to Namche Bazaar(3,440m)

Day 12 : Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar

Day 13 : Trek Namche Bazaar to Tengboche(3,860m)

Day 14 : Trek Tengboche to Dingboche(4,410m)

Day 15 : Trek Dingboche to Lobuche(4,910m)

Day 16 : Trek Lobuche to Gorak Shep(5,160m), day walk to Everest Base Camp in the afternoon

Day 17 : Ascend to Kalapathar early in the morning trek back to Dukla(4,360m)

Day 18 : Trek back to Tengboche(3,860m)

Day 20 : Trek back to Namche Bazaar

Day 21 : Trek Namche Bazaar to Lukla

Day 22 : Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla

Day 23 : Free day in Kathmandu

Day 24 : Final Departure to your home country, you'll be drop to the airport.

Trip Info

Highlights of Salleri to Everest Base Camp Trek

  • Encounter sunrise view above stunning snow-capped mountain from Kalapatthar
  • Picturesque drive from Kathmandu to Salleri
  • The classical trip through the unique and rich culture of Sherpa’s
  • Trek through Alternative trail to the foot of Mighty Everest 
  • Walk along Glacial rivers, Glaciers, and Moraines
  • Explore UNESCO listed World Heritage site Sagarmatha National Park