All about Everest Base Camp Trek
Everest Base Camp Trek Starting off from Lukla, this Is the Halfway Journey to the foot of world's highest peak, Mt Everest. Explore the majestic Everest once in a lifetime & be proud of achieving it.
Trace the steps of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa where all mountaineers begin their summit of the highest peak in the world. Form the famous vantage point Kala Patthar to frozen lakebed Gorakshep, Everest base camp trek unfolds everything. With our expert trekking leaders provided to you this trip allows you to scenic Sherpa heartland of Khumbu valley. You will find yourself drifting across with World’s five tallest peaks Mt.Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Nuptse and Cho Oyu.
Take a glimpse of Sherpa culture, life history of world famous climbers, explore Sagarmatha National Park & get a chance to see the rare species like snow leopard, musk deer and red panda. Furthermore, walk through the suspension bridges, forests, gorges valleys & many more blessing offered by nature.
Additional add-ons for Everest Base Camp trek could be Gokyo lake.
Our Pickup van will be available at the airport & we will escort you to the Hotel. We will host a welcome dinner for you at the finest restaurant in the city.
Enjoy Sweeping flight to Lukla and witness breathtaking views of Himalayas. A half an hour flight will take you to the Hillary airport and now you are in the Everest region where the trek begins. We will have a warmup trip to Pakhding village and stay overnight at Pakhding.
Experience real hiking experience while trekking to Namche Bazaar. It takes 3 hours to gain an altitude of 2,000 ft and you will reach Namche Bazar. Now after passing suspension bridges, you will reach the Sagarmatha national park. Explore Sagarmatha national park, Nepal's first national park which was inscribed as a Natural world heritage site. Get a chance to witness rare species including musk deer, snow leopard, Himalayan black bear and red panda.
It's always a wise decision to acclimatize while trailing to Everest base camp. so we rest down to acclimatize, visit local market & meet local Sherpas. Make sure you all ready for a tough day
Today after breakfast we start our trek with a pleasant walk through the forest with a magnificent view of mountains. The great view of the mighty peaks of Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Kwangde peak with a view of the eastern snow capped mountains. The trail leads uphill through the forested path and the hard walk to get to Tyangboche. One of the most beautiful place in the Himalaya and the first thing that comes to your eye is the big Monastery, then the large field with campsites and teahouses, lodges beneath the towering majestic beautiful peak Ama Dablam.
After another 6 hours hike form Tengboche we will reach Dingboche. At Dingboche, you will likely feel cold & probably experience fatigue in your journey. we will have acclimatization day here & stay prepared for next day with higher altitude.
We spend a day at Dingboche for acclimatization. We can take day hikes to either Nagarjun Hill or Chukkhung Valley for great views of Makalu, Lhotse, Chalotse, Tawache and Ama Dablam.
Hiking through rugged snow-covered terrain, you will pass Thukla village and finally reach Lobuche at the foot of Khumbu glacier. Following day will be the day where you will get to see Everest base camp. Overnight in Lobuche
After 3 hour hike, you will reach Gorakshep (5,164m), a small settlement on the top of frozen lake bed. you will rest down while & have proper lunch here later you will chase Everest Base Camp. After 3 hours walk, you will reach to the foot of tallest peak in the world. Capture photos, put your country flag at Everest Base Camp for awesome recollection. Overnight at Gorakshep
We prepare for an early morning hike to Kala Patthar. Here you will see the best panoramic view of the Everest and many other snow peaked mountains. Later we will descend to Pheriche Overnight at Pheriche.
You will have downhill trek along the beautiful forests and get to Namche Bazaar. On reaching Namche Bazaar you might want to celebrate you made it through the Everest Base Camp.
Now will retrace our steps back to Lukla where you started the journey. Your Everest base camp trips end here & with all comfort, you will fly back to Kathmandu.
While flying back to Kathmandu you will miss the trip for sure. The bustling city of Kathmandu will remind you of delightful Himalayas. Our guides can help you with both souvenir shopping or sightseeing. There will be a farewell dinner in the evening to celebrate the successful completion of our journey.
Our pickup van will drop you to Tribhuvan International Airport for final departure. Cheers!