Everest Base Camp Trek (EBC) - 12 Days

SAGARMATHA NATIONAL PARK

Sagarmatha National Park encompasses the world’s highest mountain, Everest (8848 m.) or Sagarmatha (the Nepali name for Everest) Lhotse (8516 m.), Cho-Oyu (8188 m.), Ama Dablam (8201 m.) and Pumori (7161 m). The region contains numerous routes.

FOOD AND ACCOMMODATION

On your way to trek, there are Guest Houses and Lodges that provide good accommodation and a appreciable choice of food and beverage. The route offers verities of scenic spots and astounding setting of local communities. Which, we believe would be the best entertaining segment of the trek.

Everest Base Camp Trek offers a combination of nature and culture along with the adventure which can be a life-changing experience just beneath the giant Mount Everest. You will discover a land where the people and the environment are as timeless as the mighty Himalayas surrounding you. Everest Base Camp Trek (EBC Trek), we offer, is 13 days of mind refreshing moments. You can view the detail itinerary of this trek just below.

Day 1: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding.

Day 2: Phakding to Namche.

Day 3: Rest and Acclimatization.

Day 4: Namche to Tengboche.

Day 5: Tengboche to Dingboche.

Day 6: Rest and Acclimatization.

Day 7: Dingboche to Lobhuje.

Day 8: Lobhuje to Gorak Shep.

Day 9: Gorak Shep to Kalapathhar and explore base camp, return to Pheriche.

Day 10: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar.

Day 11: Namche Bazaar to Lukla.

Day 12: fly Lukla to Kathmandu.

Day 1
Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding

Fly to Lukla, an airstrip to the south of the region better known as the ‘Gateway to Everest’. Trek for about two and half hour to Phakding. This is a beautiful mountain village surrounded by tall hills in the Dudh Koshi River Valley which lies north of Lukla. The village is a relaxing stop for the first night of your trek. There are plenty of guesthouses and lodges with private bathrooms and hot showers.

Day 2
Phakding to Namche

Beyond Monjo/Phakding is the entrance to the Sagarmatha National Park at Jorsale check point. Permits are checked here. The trail that followed the Dudh Koshi River starts going uphill from the suspension bridge just a few minutes from Jorsale. After a 3 hour hike, Namche Bazaar is reached. (3440 m.)

Day 3
Rest and Acclimatization

Acclimatization or rest day at Namche. Namache is a beautiful village with interesting shops and sellers, fabulous food and stunning views of surrounding mountains. You could be rewarded with spectacular Himalayan sunrise and views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse - the fourth highest peak in the world, and the beautiful Ama Dablam if you hike above the town early in the morning.

Day 4
Namche to Tengboche

Leaving Namche Bazaar, the trail follows the valley of Imja Khola with spectacular views of Thamserku, Kangtega and Ama Dablam mountains, and dominating the skyline ahead are the giants, Lhotse and Everest. The most common night halt after Namche is at the top of a steep climb from the Imja Khola at Tengboche.(3860m).

Day 5
Tengboche to Dingboche

Following the Imja Khola from Tengboche, the trail ascends through Pangboche until Pheriche or Dingboche is reached, where the days trek ends. (4410m)

Day 6
Rest and Acclimatization

Acclimatization or rest day at Dingboche. Dingboche is a beautiful village with stunning views of surrounding mountains. You could be rewarded with spectacular Himalayan sunrise and views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse - the fourth highest peak in the world, and the beautiful Ama Dablam if you hike above the town early in the morning. You can get medicines if you have any problems.

Day 7
Dingboche to Lobhuje

From Dingboche or Pheriche a 6 hour walk leads to Lobuche which sits on the lateral moraine of the Khumbu glacier. (4910m)

Day 8
Lobhuje to Gorak Shep

With an early morning start, we trek ascend Kala Pattar (5623 m.) and enjoy famous views of the Himalayas, without having to climb Everest! That evening we camp beneath Kala Patthar at Gorak Shep (5182 m).

Day 9
Gorak Shep to Kalapathhar and explore base camp, return to Pheriche

With an early morning start, we trek ascend Kala Pattar (5623 m.) and enjoy famous views of the Himalayas, without having to climb Everest! That evening we camp beneath Kala Patthar at Gorak Shep (5182 m.). Trek to Pheriche (4280 m.).

Day 10
Pheriche to Namche Bazaar

Trek to down to Namche Bazaar

Day 11
Namche Bazaar to Lukla

Trek to Lukla along the gorge of the Dudh Kosi to the small mountain airstrip at Lukla to catch your return flight to Kathmandu. Enjoy the evening at Lukla bazaar.

Day 12
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu

Take a plane to Kathmandu today. Upon reaching Kathmandu, we will pick you up at the airport and transfer you to your hotel.

Includes:

  • Airport pickup and drop by private car.
  • Accommodation provided in Lodge/ Guest House while on Trek
  • Foods (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Flight Tickets Kathmandu to Lukla and Kathmandu.
  • Well experienced English speaking and other native language speaking trek Guide.
  • Porter service and support staff for above 4 person
  • TIMS (Trekking Information Management System) and Sagarmatha National Park Entrance fee.
  • Food, wages, accommodation, equipment's, medicine and insurance coverage for all trekking staffs.
  • All Government taxes.

Excludes

  • Travel insurance and other expenses like costs incurred due to any unforeseen circumstances, emergency evacuation and rerouting, flight change, airport taxes.
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold beverage, laundry.
  • Personal trekking Equipment's.
  • Tips for trekking staff - Tipping are expected.

This itinerary only includes specific trek to EBC, without counting the arrival, departure and your cushion/rest days in Nepal. These itineraries are created on the basis of our guides’ suggestions and previous customers, however, it is very flexible and can be modified to fit your requirements.

This trek begins and ends at Kathmandu.

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Price From USD $ 1,250/person
1250
Total $ 1,250 USD

Trip Facts

  • By Air/ Ground
  • Suitable for 2 or above
  • Max. 5365 m.
  • March to May, September to November
  • Trekker Lodge, Guest House
  • 12 Days
  • Difficult / Moderate