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Everest Base Camp Trek - 16 Days

Everest Base Camp Trek route first goes through the highlands of Solu before reaching the higher Khumbu region. The route passes through regions with great topographical and climatic differences, from the hot terai to the glacier world of Khumbu. In between lie the Siwalekh Hills and the Mahabharat Range with the Sun Koshi Valley. The hike continues through the Sagarmatha National Park. There are different people and cultures here. This region lives mainly from tourism. Solu lies at an average altitude of 2600 – 3400 m.

Everest Base Camp Trek, on the way from Lukla to Namche the vegetation alternates. The sherpa considers Khumbu as “Belyul” an area that Guru rinpoche designated a sanctified sanctuary for Buddhists in bad times. The best hiking season for Everest Base Camp trek is the month of October / November and March to May. The famous monastery of sherpas “Tengboche” is located in this region. Solu is also a center of sherpa cultural activities, e.g. the five-day DUMJI festival in April and the Mani rimdu festival in autumn.

Today you can drive on kodari road via lamosangu to jiri. Jiri 1900m. The hike begins with the ascent to a ridge 2400m. And the descent on the other side down to shivalaya. The path continues to Bhandar. You can also go from Bhandar to Thodung, here is a cheese factory built with swiss development aid. So similarly leads the way to the Everest base camp, through Lamjura pass, Taksindu la pass, etc.

From Salung you can see the first view of Mt. Everest and the other surrounding mountains. On the way, you will get a lot of different flora and fauna up to 3900m. From 4000m. Start the tree border and give less vegetation. Finally, you will arrive at Everest base camp, after a strenuous and adventurous hike through various passes, terraces, villages, etc. The  Mt. Everest is called Chomolungma in the Tibetan language, as well as Nepali called Sagarmatha. Which means the head of Ocean.

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Overview

  • Most favorable spot to view the gigantic Mount Everest.
  • Pristine view of neighboring mountains like Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Makalu.
  • The highlights of this trek are you will be able to see Buddhist Monasteries, Sherpa culture and suspension bridges that you will have to cross.
  • Visit UNESCO heritage sites in Kathmandu before the final departure.

Note:- Services includes all Tax, VAT, & Airport pick up & drop. 

Day 1
Arrival in Kathmandu and o/n at a hotel with a welcome dinner. 1350m.

After arrived at TIA kathmandu our airport executive will bring you to the Hotel. At the evening we will provide a well come dinner with cultural program in kathmandu.

Day 2
Early morning flight to Lukla and trek to Phakding o/n at a lodge with B/L/D. 2600m.

According to the flight schedule you will fly to lukla, and after a short tea break and meet the trekking staffs you will start the trek to phakding at an elevation of 2600m. from sea level. From today you will have a simple Lodges, it is not comparable with the hotel in kathmandu.

Day 3
Trek to Namche o/n at a lodge with B/L/D. 3440m.

Today you will climb up to Namche bazar after the breakfast. Namche bazar is known as the headquarter of sherpa settlement in khumbu valley. If you are on friday afternoon and saturday before noon you will enjoy the local market in this village.

Day 4
Acclimatization day in Namche o/n at a lodge with B/L/D. 3440

Today you can take a rest in Namche Bazar or if you are interested you can also go for acclimatization up to Everest view point at an elevation of 3750m. from there you can either return the

Day 5
Trek to Debuche B/L/D 3700m.

After breakfast, start your trek from Namche to Debuche via Tengboche. On the way you visit the Tengboche monastery. At 3 pm in the monastery of Tengboche, puja is performed by the lamas and monks. If you are interested you can also participate. 3700m.

Day 6
Trek to Dingboche. B/L/D. 4410M.

Today you start your hike to Dingboche. From Debuche you have to cross the river Imja Khola and climb slightly up to Pangboche and Somare. On the way you can enjoy many stupas, mane walls and the surrounding mountains, etc., and if you are interested, you can also visit the Pangboche Monastery. Finally you reach Dingboche. 4410m.

Day 7
Trek to Lobuche. B/L/D. 4900M.

Today’s our goal is to lobuche. Now you have to slowly reduce your speed. The air will be thinner for your breathing. Step by step in slow motion you reach Lobuche via the Thukla Pass. 4900m.

Day 8
Trek to Gorakep. B/L/D. 5110m.

After breakfast, slowly ascend to Goraksep, the last village or place of this hike. The speed of your step will change slightly because of the thin air. You need to rest a lot and drinking enough water is recommended. You will walk through the glacier and moraines, on the way you will also enjoy the Khumbu Glacier and finally enjoy the panoramic view of E.B.C. from Goraksep. overnight stay at 5110m.

Day 9
Explore day to Kalapathar & Everest Base Camp. B/L/D. 5110m.

Today it is recommended that you first ascend the Kalapathar at an altitude of 5555m. for the morning sunrise and after the descent to Goraksep you will have breakfast and in the afternoon you will make a day hike to the Everest base camp at an altitude of 5563 m. Overnight in the same lodge. 5110m.

Day 10
Trek back to Dingboche. B/L/D 4410m.

From today you have to descend back to Dingboche, on the same routes you had already climbed up. The path goes back to the lukla on the same way. 4410m.

Day 11
Trek to Debuche B/L/D. 3700M.

Without any hurry, descend slowly to Deboche, where you had already overnight stay while on your way to E.B.C. 3700m.

Day 12
Trek to Namche. B/L/D 3440m.

Today you arrive at Namche Bazar, the headquarters of the Sherpa settlement. There will be a market in Namche Bazar if you are on Friday afternoon and Saturday before noon. 3440m. Overnight will be the same lodge, while you ascend on the way to E.B.C.

Day 13
Trek back to Lukla B/L/D. 2800m.

Today you descend to Monjo, where the national park is located. You will leave the national park of today and now you are outside of the national park area. Finally you arrive in Lukla. 2800m.

Day 14
Fly back to Kathmandu, B/-/-/. 1350m.

According to the flight schedule, you will transfer to the airport for departure. After arriving in ktm. the day will be free for the indivitdual tour.

Day 15
Sight seeing of the world Herritage site in Kathmandu. 1350m. B/-/FD.

Sight seeing in Kathmandu World Heritage Site, Pashupati Nath, Bouddha Nath and Swayambhu Nath. In the evening there will be farewell Dinner with cultural program in Kathmandu.

Day 16
Final departure

Acccording to the flight schedule you will transfer to the airport by our airport executives for the final departure to your home land.

Cost includes:

  • Airport pickup and drop services on a private vehicle including before and after the trek
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu valley as per the itinerary with complimentary breakfast included
  • Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu domestic airline tickets including all airline taxes and fuel surcharges
  • Meals on full board [Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner / the main course] during the trek
  • Accommodation in tea houses/lodges along the trek as per the itinerary
  • Everest National Park Entry Permit for all members
  • Trekkers Information Management System [TIMS] registration card
  • Experienced English/German speaking, government licensed and ministry of tourism trained trekking guide with meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • Assistant trekking guide for groups over 4 people with meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • Comprehensive first-aid medical kit carried by the guide
  • Necessary paper works, all government, and local taxes
  • Complimentary welcome or farewell dinner in Kathmandu at a cultural restaurant [optional]
  • Pre-trip meeting in Kathmandu before the trek
  • Strong, experienced porter with meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance

Cost excludes:

  • International airfare, Nepal visa fees (two passport photographs ), travel and medical insurance, emergency evacuation)
  • Personal nature expenses (bars and beverage bills, dessert, hot shower, drinking water, telephone, internet, laundry, titbits etc.)
  • Costs arising from natural calamities, mishaps or anything beyond our control (Costs are not refundable and transferable in any means if you leave the trek voluntarily and want to return from the trek)
  • Meals in Kathmandu (also in the case of early returns and late departures)
  • Services not mentioned in 'Cost Includes' section

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  • 2-10 pax
  • 5364 m
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