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Everest Base camp Tour

Everest Base camp Tour
Trip Facts
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Tour Destination 13 Days
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Tour Destination Kala Patther & Everest Base camp
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Grade Hard
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Tour Start Lukla
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Tour End Lukla

Overview

Everest Base Camp Tour needs no introduction as it has been the benchmark of ideal treks in the Himalayas. This fantastic trail carved by the Sherpa’s will take you to the pedestal to climb the top of the world Mount Everest (8848 m). Passing by small and big settlements, your body and mind will be treated with some fantastic trekking trails and magical views all around during the EBC trek.

In this tour in Everest Base Camp, travelers will get close to nature, culture, art, tradition, and lifestyle of the Khumbu region. The views of Mount Everest (8848 m), Lhotse (8516 m), Cho Oyu (8188 m), and Makalu(8463 m) add to your feat of traveling to one of the best destinations in this world. This adventure unlike any other will define the next step of your life with the bliss of the Himalayas. Let us guide and assist you in your steps towards the base camp and share with you some of our secrets to trekking in Nepal.

Highlights Of Everest base camp tour

  • Opportunity to reach the base camp of the world highest peak Mount Everest (8848m).
  • Sublime mountain views include four of the world ten highest peaks in Mount Everest, Lhotse, Cho
    Oyu, and Makalu. Trekkers can also enjoy a closer view of other sub-ranges and peaks in the Everest region.
  • Sherpa culture, tradition, lifestyle, and history in the settlements of the Khumbu region.
  • Diverse wildlife and ecosystem of the Sagarmatha National Park including rare animals  and  birds of the Himalayas.
  • Tea house trekking adventure, and that too one of the best available in the Nepalese Himalayas.
    Trekkers can stay in the local teahouse for a proper simplistic experience here.
  • A slightly changed itinerary so that you could experience more even if it is your second time doing this trek.
  • Picturesque scenery all around moving from the hills & forests of Lukla to the rocky snow-covered regions of the Base Camp.

Everest Base Camp Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1,396 m.)

We will receive you after landing at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA). Clear the necessary customs and you can apply for the on-arrival tourist Visa in a terminal here. Meet with our team and we
will transfer you to your hotel in Thamel. Depending on your time of arrival we will join you for a quick
introductory orientation of the EBC trek. Be ready for a morning flight the next day and rest for the day.Overnight

Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel
Meals:   Dinner

Day 2

Fly to Lukla (2,830 m.) and trek to Phakding (2,640 m., 4-hour trek).

Early flight today from the domestic terminal of TIA will take us to Lukla. The scenic journey ends with a thrilling land at the Tenzing-Hillary airstrip at Lukla. Start the walking portion for today from here.
The trail passes Cheplung and Ghat beside the raging Dudh Koshi River towards Phakding. Overnight Lodgge  at Phakding.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3

Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m., 6-hour trek)

Our trek for the day starts with a fantastic view of the landscape and a fresh breeze straight from the Himalayas. After crossing a suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River, we will reach Monjo, the entrypoint of the Sagarmatha National Park. The officials here will check your permits and provide you withthe guidelines to trek responsibly in the national park premises. We will soon walk beside the BhoteKoshi River to climb a steep trail to Namche. Rest for the day here.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4

Rest Day at Namche Bazaar Acclimatization & Excursion.

Acclimatization is a mountain-based trek such as EBC 13 days is very important. We have put this extraday for you to acclimatize better here at 3440 m for the same reason. Namche Bazzar is the biggestmountain town in the Khumbu region also said by many to be the “Gateway to Everest”. Enjoy everykind of facility here in your spare time. We do suggest you take on small hikes to acclimatize physicallybetter. For that, we will take a short hike to Khumjung Village and back today. Overnight at NamcheBazaar.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5

Trek to Phortse Village (3,867 m., 5-hour trek)

We have a short walk today to Phortse Tenga. The trail rises gradually and the skyline is better visiblewith it. Especially the peaks of Ama Dablam, Thamserku, and Kangtega are sublime from here. Makesure you rehydrate yourself regularly as trekkers start to show some symptoms of altitude sickness asyou get near the 4000 meters mark. You will reach here in the afternoon and have some time to enjoythe surrounding areas. Overnight at Phortse.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6

Trek To Phirinche (4,240 m., 5-hour trek)

Our trail today resembles the one from the previous day with a gradual uphill and scenic landscape. On the north side of the Imja River, you can enjoy a relatively less-crowded trail to Everest. Take a lunchbreak at Pangboche and continue walking towards the small Somare village. From, here we will enjoy ascenic trail to Pheriche in a couple of hours. Overnight at Pheriche.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7

Acclimation day in Phiriche, Acclimatization and Excursion.

Pheriche will be our second acclimatization stop. It lies in a similar elevation to Dingboche on the maintrail. Pheriche in comparison allows you to experience a different raw side of the Khumbu region duringyour stop. Climb the Nagakarsang Hill at 5083 m for better acclimatization results. On a clear day, youcan have a great view from here. Rest for the day after completing the hike. Overnight at Pheriche.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8

Trek to Lobuche (4,920 m., 5-hour trek).

Today is your penultimate day before reaching the base camp. After a light breakfast, start on your trail to Lobuche. You will join the main trail after some hours. The path nearing Lobuche can get a bitchallenging and you should follow the instructions from your guide here. Enjoy a clearing from a big
clearing of mount Lobuche popular amongst peak climbers. Overnight at Lobuche.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9

Trek to GorakShep (5,170 m.) and Everest Base Camp and back to Gork Shep (5,356 m., 8-hour trek)

The trail from Lobuche to Gorakshep is short and you can stop there to put your heavy bags. Rest for awhile and grab a bite before heading towards the base camp today. A relaxed three hours walk andsome segments of that on the terminal moraine of Khumbu Glacier to reach there. Standing on theiconic location representing the base camp of Everest, take some pictures and enjoy the view. We will return to Gorakshep and rest for the day. Overnight at Gorakshep. (

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10

Climb to Kalapathar (5,545 m.) and trek back to Pheriche (4,240 m. 5-hour trek).

We will start the day early for the goal to reach the famed Kalapatther peak to enjoy a sunrise view. Thefantastic look of Everest and other peaks of the massif is similar to what you might’ve seen in thepostcards. The hike and back will take you about 3 hours and you can enjoy your breakfast afterreturning. Rest for a while and continue on your trek back to Pangboche. We will most likely take ourlunch break in Pheriche in between. Overnight at Pangboche.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 11

Trek back to Namche Bazzar (3,450 m., 6-hour trek).

We will continue on the downhill path leading all the way back to Namche Bazaar. Gradually losing theelevation you can have a much relaxed day today enjoying the scenic views all around. Rest for the dayin Namche after arrival. You can also head to one of the pubs around to celebrate having reached theEBC. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 12

Trek back to Lukla (2,840 m., 6-hour trek).

The last day of the trek starts with a fantastic view of the Himalayas from Namche Bazaar. You will continue on the previously covered trail back to Lukla now. Take a lunch stop in Phakding. We will reachLukla in the afternoon and you can rest for the day here. Overnight at Lukla.

Accommodation: Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 13

fly back to Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel.

A morning flight will give you one last look back at the mountains of Khumbu as we will go back to Kathmandu. Our team will transfer you to your hotel in Thamel and you can head out for a souvenir
shopping session around. With some amazing experiences and memories to bring back from your trek,
Everest base camp will be in your travel diary for a long time to go.  (

Accommodation:Hotel
Meals: Breakfast

Cost Include / Exclude

Service included

  • Airport Transfer (Airport – Hotel – Airport)
  • 3 Nights Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Trekking Permit: Necessary All Trekking Permit and company paperwork.
  • Domestic flight Ticket: (Kathmandu to Lukla and return Kathmandu) Limit weight is 10 kg and hand- Cary 5 Kg
  • Trekking Guide: An experienced, helpful, friendly, and Good English speaking trekking guide
  • Trekking Porter: Carry your luggage, One porter for 2 Members
  • Meals:- 3 Meals a day during the trekking ( Breakfast, Lunch, dinner) Free menu
  • Hot Drinks : Tea / Coffee
  • All Lodge Accommodation During the trek : 12 Night Twin Sharing Lodge to lodge Accommodation
  • Trekking Equipment: Sleeping bag, Down jacket, Duffel Bag and Walking Poles if needed.- Refundable after the trek.
  • Oxe -Meter- To Check your oxygen saturation and heart rating
  • Free Everest Trekking map.
  • Souvenir Company T-Shirt, Hat
  • All Government Taxes and Service charge.

Service excluded

  • International Air fair and Nepal entry visa fee
  • Travel insurance and emergency rescue evacuation.
  • meals in Kathmandu
  • Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Hot and Bottle of Drinks, Wi- Fi, Hot Shower
  • Trekking Porter if needed
  • Electronic device re-charge such as Mobile, Camera etc.
  • Tips
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