nepal trek

Everest Base Camp Trekking

Everest base camp trekking is without doubt one of the most renowned trekking trail in the world. Indeed Mount Everest base camp has been popular travel destination since the first successful expeditions of Mount Everest Summit (8848 meter) on May 29th, 1953 by Sir Edmund Hilary and Tenzing Norgey Sherpa. The Everest base camp trekking reveals some of the most breathtaking scenery of the Himalayan region. On the next day of your arrival in Kathmandu airport, you will fly to Lukla. The half an hour spectacular adventures mountain flight to Lukla, from where your Everest Base Camp trekking begins. On the first of trekking the foot trail follows Dudh Kosi River. Then following day it crosses forests of rhododendron and magnolia, villages and monasteries. On the second day you reach at Namche Bazaar, a bustling bazaar, that’s a junction for trekkers. The Namche bazaar is the spectacular place to rest and shopping the village has two museums, several internet cafes, pizza houses, three cafes (locally known as bakeries).

From Namche Bazaar, you trek along a high traversing path and reach at Tyangboche, an old Buddhist monastery located on a ridge top. Then following days you will be at Dingboche, Lobuche and  Gorakhashep. Form Gorak Shep you will visit the Everest Base Camp (5380m) and ascend to the black rocks called Kala Patthar (5555m). After visiting the major target place Mount Everest base camp at the foot of the Khumbu ice fall then you will trek back to the Lukla airport following the same previous route with spending few days overnight at different places. The views are much better after the summer monsoons have cleared the atmosphere.

Itienary Details

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu international airport than transfer to the hotel. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 02: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla (2810m). Trek to Phakding (2652m). O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3446 m). O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 04: Rest in Namche Bazaar/ Excursion Namche Bazaar and Syangboche(3880m). Back to Namche Bazaar. O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche(3867 m). 7h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche(4260m). O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 07: Rest in Dingboche. Day excursion to Chukung Village. O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche(4930 m). O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 09: Lobuche to Gorkhashep(5140m). Day hike to the everest base camp (5320m). Return back to the Gorakhashep. O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 10: Early in the morning climb to the kalapathar (5555m). Trek to Lobuche(4930 m). O/n at mountain Lodge.

Day 11: Lobuche to Pangboche.7h walking. O/n at mountain lodge

Day 12: Pangboche to Namche Bazzar. 8h walking. O/n at mountain lodge

Day 13: Namche Bazzar to Phakding. 5h walking. O/n at mountain lodge

Day 14: Phakding to Lukla. 4h walking. O/n at mountain lodge

Day 15: Fly back to Kathmandu. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 16: Transfer to the airport for your onward journey


Trip Fact

  • Trip Duration: 16 Days
    Grade: Moderate/Difficult
    Max Altitude : ,5545M.
    Seasons: September, October, November, December, February, March, April
    Trip Code : RT-EBCT-41

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