Everest Base Camp Trek

12 Days

The Everest Base Camp Trek is a legendary adventure that takes trekkers through the heart of the Khumbu region in Nepal. Starting in the bustling town of Lukla, the trail winds through picturesque Sherpa villages, dense forests, and high-altitude landscapes, offering breathtaking views of the world’s highest peaks.

As trekkers ascend, they pass through Namche Bazaar, a vibrant trading hub, and acclimatize to the increasing altitude. The journey is not only a physical challenge but also a cultural experience, as hikers encounter Buddhist monasteries, prayer flags, and the warm hospitality of the Sherpa people.

The iconic Tengboche Monastery, set against the backdrop of Ama Dablam, is a spiritual highlight of the trek. As trekkers approach Everest Base Camp, the Khumbu Icefall and the towering presence of Mount Everest itself come into view, creating a sense of awe and accomplishment.

Overview

Reaching Everest Base Camp is a remarkable achievement, providing a close-up glimpse of the world’s highest peak and the surrounding Himalayan giants. The trek is a test of endurance, rewarding those who undertake it with unforgettable landscapes, cultural immersion, and a profound connection to the majesty of Mount Everest.

Itinerary

- Arrival in KTM, transfer to hotel
- Meet gude and porter
- Attend welcome dinner
- briefing about trip

Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla
Trek to Phakding, a charming village along the Dudh Kosi River

Trek through beautiful pine forests
Cross suspension bridges over the Dudh Kosi
Arrive in Namche Bazaar, the gateway to the Khumbu region

Explore Namche Bazaar
Hike to Everest View Hotel for stunning panoramic views
Acclimatization to the high altitude

Trek along the Everest trail with views of Ama Dablam
Visit Tengboche Monastery, surrounded by majestic peaks

Descend through rhododendron forests
Cross the Imja River and reach Dingboche

Hike to Nangkartshang Peak for acclimatization
Enjoy breathtaking views of Makalu, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam

Trek along the moraines of Khumbu Glacier
Pass through Duglha and ascend to Lobuche

Trek to Gorak Shep
Hike to Everest Base Camp, witness Khumbu Icefall
Return to Gorak Shep for the night

Early morning hike to Kala Patthar for sunrise views of Everest
Descend to Pheriche for overnight stay

Descend through Pangboche and Tengboche
Reach Namche Bazaar for the night

Trek back to Lukla, crossing high suspension bridges
Reflect on the incredible journey in Lukla

Take a scenic flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
Relax and celebrate the completion of the Everest Base Camp trek

Cost Include

  • Airport Transfers: Pick-up and drop-off at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
  • Accommodation: Lodging in Kathmandu and during the trek in teahouses or lodges along the route.
  • Meals: Three meals a day during the trek (breakfast, lunch, and dinner).
  • Domestic Flights: Round-trip flight from Kathmandu to Lukla.
  • Trekking Permits: Sagarmatha National Park permit and TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) card.
  • Professional Guide: An experienced trekking guide with knowledge of the local culture, terrain, and safety protocols.
  • Porters: Porters to carry a portion of the trekker's gear, usually one porter for every two trekkers.
  • Insurance: Insurance for trekking staff, including guides and porters.
  • First Aid Kit: Basic first aid supplies and emergency evacuation arrangements.
  • Welcome and Farewell Dinners: Traditional Nepali dinners in Kathmandu to welcome and bid farewell to trekkers.

Cost Exclude

  • International Flights: Flights to and from Nepal are typically not included.
  • Visa Fees: The cost of obtaining a visa for Nepal.
  • Travel Insurance: Comprehensive travel insurance covering medical emergencies, trip cancellations, and other unforeseen events.
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses for additional meals, drinks, snacks, souvenirs, and other personal items.
  • Trekking Gear: Personal trekking equipment such as boots, backpacks, and clothing.
  • Tips and Gratuities: Tips for guides, porters, and other trekking staff.
  • Additional Accommodation: Accommodation in Kathmandu before or after the trek if needed.
  • Extra Services: Any additional services or activities not explicitly mentioned in the itinerary.

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Everest Base Camp Trek
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