Everest Base Camp Trek - 17 Days

Everest TrekEverest Base Camp Trek is one of the best trekking trails in the world. This trek gives nice view of Mt. Everest from Kalapathar and Himalayan glacier in Everet Base Camp. Everest Base Camp Trek goes up to more than 5000 meters. Also this trek is high trekking destination of Nepal and most popular trekking. Trekkers those who would like to do adventure thrill and want to put their legs in the highest point of world, this trek is need to do. You would feel on the top of the world and proud to share your feeling and experience of real adventure in life time.

Mt. Everest is the top highest peak of the world and everyone wants to touch it so Everest Base Camp Trek gives you an opportunity to touch it. Particularly Mt. Everest trekking region is home of Sherpa communities and it gives you their native culture, tradition and life style too. Everest  Base Camp trek is being main attractions of the world because of its pure and real view of Mt. Everest, Kalapathar, Base Camp glacier and other mountains ranges above 8000 meters from sea level like as Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Pumori, Kanchanjunga. It has other important attractions Sherpa typical villages, Monasteries, Hill stations, flora and fauna.

Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary

Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival

Our representative picks you up at airport and transfer to Hotel.

Day 2: Kathmandu City Tour or Trekking preparation

Kathmandu city tour will be arranged or your trekking gear preparation for trekking

Day 03: Kathmandu to Lukla Flight and Trek to Phakding

Morning fly from Kathmandu to Lukla. After Landing at Lukla starts walking to Phakding, this trekking trail goes up to Puiyan about an hour walking which is about 2800 meters from sea level. After Puiyan Phakding will be reached and night stop there.

Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar

Morning after breakfast, the trekking trail continues go up the Dudh Kosi valley to Jorsale, where the trail enters the Sagarmatha National Park. In Jorsale, trekking permit will be checked and National park entrance fee also collected there directly from trekkers. The trekking route continue along the trail, cross the Bhote Kosi River and climb steeply to Namche Bazaar. On this trekking trail trekker will see glimpse of Mt Everest.  Stay at Namche Bazaar.  

Day 05: Rest day at Namche Bazaar for acclimatization day. 

This day is rest day in Namche Bazaar to acclimatize for trekker. It protects the trekker from high altitude sickness if take a rest on higher place. If the keep continue walking, it can effect for health. Also Namche Bazaar is the hub of Sherpa society and community where we will have an opportunity to familiar with Sherpa culture, tradition and its society. Here is available all touristic equipments, police check post, health post, Banks etc. This day trekker is able to explore this Sherpa town  with hiking around there. Night stay at Namche Bazaar.

Day 6: Trek from Namche to Tengboche

Namche Bazaar to Tenboche trekking starts with steep up to Syangboche about an hour walking which is 3750 meters high. On the way to Tengboche this trekking trail provides excellent views of EVEREST and Ama Dablam. Sometimes the trail descend to Punki Thanka via Khumjung, then the trail steep ups through forests where sometimes one can see spot musk deer too. Tengboche is located in the altitude of 3870m which is surrounded by dwarf fires and rhododendrons. There is a largest monastery in Khumbu region. From Tengboche trekker can see a nice view of Mountains  which called Kwangde (6187m,) Tawachhe (6542m)EVEREST (8848 m) Nuptse (7855m,) Lhotse (8618m,) Ama Dablam (6856m) Thamserku (6608m).    

Day 7: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche

Tengboche to Dingboche trekking trail goes through Deboche which route is steep down. This trekking route is along with forests and big trees like as birches, conifers and rhododendrons. After crossing the bridge, trekking route ascends through forest and route is paved with stones. Also this route touch Pangboche before reached to Dingboche. After crossing Pangboche,  the route enters alpine meadows above the tree line and get to Dingboche which is locate at the height of 4240m.  

Day 8: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche

Trekking trail from Dingboche to Lobuche is steep up with broad and gently sloping valley and climbs up the terminal moraine of the Khumbu glaciers. After crossing the bridge and goes up higher on the moraine to a row of stone monuments erected in memory of many Sherpas and foreign mountaineers who have died on the way of climbing Everest before reaching Lobuche (4930m.)  

Day 9: Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep to Kala Pattar to Gorkshep. 

Trekking trail from Lobuche  to Gorakshep, it follows the grassy land valley with great views of Mt. Pumori. Then this trekking trail crosses a tributary glacier to reach the dry lake bed of Gorak Shep. After reaching Gorkshep, ascend to Everest Base Camp and back to goes up Kala Pathar which is highest point of Everest region which has altitude of 5545m. From Kala Pattar, trekker can see incredible views of Mt. Everest and Everest Base Camp. After hike up to Kala pathar, back to Gorakshep and overnight stay.

Day 10: Trek from Gorkashep to Pheriche

After complete the Everest Base camp and kala Pathar Trek, trekking trail is mostly descending. So trekking route from Gorakshep to Pheriche is steep down and walking is easy.

Day 11: Trek from Pheriche to Tengboche

Trekking trail from Pheriche to Tengboche also steep down and route is along with some Sherpa villages and some nice view of mountains with forest on they way back to Tengboche.

Day 12: Trek from Tengboche to Namche

Trekking trail from Tenboche to Namche is same trekking route as before steep up from Namche Bazaar. Trekker feels no different.  

Day 13: Trek from Namche to Phakding

Trekking trail from Namche Bazaar to Phakding is easier than climbing up to Namche Bazaar. This route is mostly steep down and it doesn’t feel tiring the trekker.

Day 14: Trek from Phakding to Lukla.

This day, trekking from Phakding to Lukla is same way as before trekker walks up to Phakding. There is no difference of route. Trekking route is shorter too. This day one has to stay at Lukla even they arrive earlier, because client has to wait their flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. The flight from Lukla to Kathmandu is possible only in the morning.

Day 15: Lukla to Kathmandu Flight.

Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu is operated in the morning time. Airlines company does not operate their flight in afternoon because of high windy. After fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, you will be free for your shopping or rest at Hotel..

Day 16: Rest day in Kathmandu

After long day trekking, trekker will be tired, so we provide free day or shopping in Kathmandu.

Day 17: Departure from Kathmandu

We see you off this day for your onward destination.

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