Mount Everest Base camp trekking is one on the magnificent trek which takes you to the eastern valley of Nepal. Mount Everest consist of different names inside different country some call in Sagarmatha some call it Chomolungma, but the name Mt Everest was derived from Sir George Everest in 1865. Mt Everest is known as the world highest mountain with stand tall at the height of 8848 meter (29,029 ft) above sea level.
Every Himalayan Base camp trek has its own importance and Everest Base camp trekking has got high importance among trekkers and climbers. ON this trek we passes through different Sherpa village and culminates in the ascent of Kala Patthar 5500 meter from where we have one of the classic views of Everest and its surrounding peaks. Most the trekking destination will includes Khumbu and Imja valleys which lie above 3000m. The south side view on this Everest base camp trekking provides us the opportunities to see explore different massive peak and also for the selection of next destination to visit.
This Himalayan Base camp is one of the strenuous treks where we will spend our 5-6 hours of walk for 12 days. Some days will also be spared for the increase in altitude and to keep you going till the end of our destination. ON our way we will see multi- hued prayers flags, intricately carved mani stones lines in every hilltop and also we will explore the place where all the attempts of climbers have been written on each and every stones from way past.
A prayer is always there with multi-hued player flags for our success of Everest base camp trekking. Visit to the ancient monasteries are something that should not be missed while on this trek. To explore the North side of Everest be sure to check out our “Everest Motorcycle tour in Tibet”.
Day 1 :Kathmandu
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, a representative will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your Hotel.
Day 2 :Kathmandu to Lukla Flight and Phakding
35 minutes Flight to Lukla (2728m) and commence trek to Phakding (2640m) 3 hrs (B.L.D)
Day 3 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3446m) 5 hrs (B.L.D)
We’ll have breakfast in Phakding before gearing up for the trek to Namche Bazaar, the biggest sherpa village in Nepal. Our trail takes us first over the Dudhkoshi River via a long suspension bridge, and then through a beautiful pine forest to Monjo, about two hours away. Soon thereafter, we will approach the entrance to Sagarmatha National Park for a brief permit check and then descend to Dudh Kosi River (spotting Mani stones along the way!) en route to Jorsale. Lunch will be served here, and then it’s uphill to Namche. Our path along the riverbank is flanked by two crossings, one of which is the Hillary Suspension Bridge. It’s a tough climb up the hill to our resting place, but you’ll be rewarded in Namche Bazaar with your first glimpse of Everest in its majesty.
Day 4 :Exploration / Acclimatization day in Namche (B.L.D)
At this point, we take a well-deserved break! Today will be spent resting and allowing our bodies to become acclimatized to the lofty altitude. There’s an optional 2 hour hike to Everest View Point, an uphill walk that will help speed acclimatization. Otherwise, spend the day exploring Namche Bazaar. Check out the Sherpa museum for an overview of the Sherpa culture and history of mountaineering. On Saturdays, the Hatt Bazaar is open for trading and an intimate look at the locals’ marketplace. It is part of the larger Namche Bazaar, a shopping hub filled with all manner of trekking and mountaineering clothing and equipment.
Day 5 : Namche to Tengbuche (3870m) 5 hrs (B.L.D) excursion around the places.
Breakfast in Namche Bazaar fuels us for another day of trekking towards Everest Base Camp today! Breathtaking views of the Himalayas – Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kwangde – are some of the highlights not be missed. A short drop takes us to the riverside, then it’s across the river upwards through the forest pass. Brace your legs for a continual uphill trek at this point, alternating between a gradual grade and some seriously steep ground! Our destination, Tengboche, is known as one of the most beautiful places in the Everest region. Its views, which include Ama Dablam, are legendary. We’ll stop in on the Tengboche monastery, which is one of the largest in Khumbu. Nourish your spirit with a guided tour of the monastery grounds, followed by chanting and prayer with the resident Buddhist monks.
Day 06 :Tengbuche to Dingbuche (4410m) 5 hrs (B.L.D)
Our trek today kicks off with a walk through the rhododendron forest to Deboche followed by a bridge over the raging Imja Khol River. We’ll pass the valley wall and then traverse the plains to Pangboche village, the biggest settlement of Sherpas in the region. Enjoy a great opportunity to observe a typical Sherpa village and have lunch with the locals! The intrepid can brave a brief hike to the Pangboche monastery, one of the oldest in the area. Our afternoon trek will be a difficult one, as the landscape gives way to dry, deserted mountains and we hike towards Dingboche.
Day 07 : Exploration / Acclimatization day in Dingbuche (B.L.D)
This is your chance to rest up before the last leg of our adventure! Savor a full day of exploring Dingboche and the surrounding valleys of Chhukung and Imja, the latter of which links with Island Peak, the high passes of Amphu Laptsa, and Makalu Barun National Park. Taking an optional trek to the valleys will pay off in rewarding views, but taking it easy is the most important thing today. You’ll need your rest for the penultimate day of ascent tomorrow.
Day 08 :Dingboche – Lobuche (4930m) 5 hrs (B.L.D)
From here on forth, the trek will move more gradually be more challenging, due to the higher altitude. We’ll pass Dungla, but not before a tough, steep walk to the top of a high hill. Here are the memorial stupas dedicated to the climbers and trekkers who lost their lives to Everest over the years. The next part of our adventure brings over craggy mountain terrain to Lobuche, a small settlement with amazing views of Mt. Lobuche, Mt. Pumari and the Nuptse. Prepare to snuggle up for a cold night, as we are now almost three miles above sea level and the evenings can be downright chilly!
Day 09 : Lobuche to Gorak Shep, and ascent of Everest Base Camp (5350m) than return back to Gorak Shep. 5hrs (B.L.D)
This is it! Our big day kicks off with an initial, relatively easy trek from Lobuche to Gorekshep. The subsequent, straight trail to Everest Base Camp is harder, involving rocky dunes and moraine, formed accumulation of unconsolidated glacial debris. On the way to our destination, we’ll approach the famed Khumbu Glacier and icefall, located on the slopes of Everest. At the Base Camp, our goal, you’ll have the chance (during the spring climbing season) to meet climbers attempting to scale the mountain’s summit. Break out your cameras for unbelievable views of breathtaking beauty. As the afternoon sun starts to wane, we’ll head back to Gorekshep for some much-needed rest and relaxation after a grueling and busy day.
Day 10 : Gorekshep to Kalapathar and Pheriche
Early morning before sunrise visit to Kala Pattar (5545m) for the best panoramic view. And return back to Gorakshep and have breakfast than continue trek down to Lobuche (4930m). 5hrs (B.L.D)
Day 11 : Trek down to Pangbuche (3370m). 5hrs (B.L.D)
Free day to explore other sights in Kathmandu valley (Bhaktapur, Swayambhunath) or do your final souvenir shopping.
Day 12 : Pangbuche to Namche Bazaar 5 hrs (B.L.D)
Day 13 :Namche Bazaar to Lukla 6 hrs (B.L.D)
Day 14: Lukla to Kathmandu
Morning after breakfast 35 minutes fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel (B)
Day 15 : Kathmandu
These are “cushion” days in case bad weather or other circumstances delay your return to Ktm. Otherwise, they can be used for sightseeing around Kathmandu valley or free for shopping days. O/N Hotel (B)
Day16 : Departure
Free until departure transfer to airport.END OF SERVICE
TREK COST: USD 1,680 per person on Single room accommodation
Fixed Arrival Dates in Kathmandu : 10th Mar 2019 Trip Starting Date: 11th Mar 2019
|For 2019||For 2020|
|Mar: 10, 25
Sep: 09, 24
|Apr: 14, 29
Oct: 02, 18