Are you ready to experience the beauty of the mighty Everest Himalayas! The Everest Base Camp Trek lets you be immersed in just that, and so much more! The most popular trek in Nepal, the Everest Base Camp Trek is an adventure that you do not want to miss out. Become familiar with the enticing Sherpa culture of the Khumbu. Undergo trekking as you walk across cerulean landscape of the Sagarmatha. Revel in the journey that Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa first did back in 1953. Enjoy the coruscating hallmarks of the landscape shadowed by the tallest mountain peaks on the planet. It truly is an adventure of a lifetime! Make unforgettable memories as you immerse yourself in the companionship of the virtuous mountain peaks unlike anything else in the world!
What are the Highlights of the Everest Base Camp Trek?
Starting from Kathmandu- the cultural epicenter of Nepal, the Everest Base Camp Trek takes you to Lukla. Initially in Kathmandu, you also enjoy the UNESCO World Heritage Sites with an amazing city tour. Get a taste of Nepal’s cultural and architectural dexterity as you visit revered Hindu and Buddhist temples and old royal palaces. Furthermore, commence the trek with a short thrilling flight to Lukla as you enjoy the changing terrains. Flatlands of the hills change into towering green mountains as you near the Lukla village.
Likewise, the Everest Base Camp Trek takes you through many prominent Sherpa villages lying in the foothills and flanks of the Himalayas. Walk through verdant forests and thick green woodlands and emerge into clearing where the sights of the mighty mountains await your presence! Savor the tranquility of the trans-Himalayan landscape as you trek through the Sagarmatha National Park- a Natural UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Enjoy the merry villages of Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, Dingboche and many more. Circle the Mani stone walls carved with prayers and small chortens and Gumbas laden with colorful prayer flags. Let your spirit soar in the vast snowy pastures and boulder-covered river valleys of the Khumbu. Similarly, bask in the radiating glory of the panoramic view of the entire Mount Everest massif from the famous vantage point of Kalapatthar.
Moreover, visit the Everest View Hotel- the highest located hotel in the world. Sip warm butter tea as you take in the radiance of Mount Everest and its neighboring peaks. The Thamserku Peak, Mount Ama Dablam, Mount Nuptse, Lhotse and many more all emerge to make a splendid mountain tapestry. Have a spiritual escapade in the holy Tengboche Monastery. The Everest Base Camp Trek is absolutely filled with prominent features and aspects that you will want to enjoy again and again!
How difficult is the Everest Base Camp Trek?
Regardless of the Himalayan terrain of the Khumbu, people of all demographics can complete the Everest Base Camp Trek. It has a moderate trip grading. You do not need to have previous trekking experience in order to do the Everest Base Camp Trek. As such, you will mostly do up-hill and down-hill trekking in relatively flat-lands. Identically, the trek is also incorporated with ample acclimatization time.
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Alternatively, you can also opt for our Everest Base Camp Short Trek if you are running low on time. Expect the absolute best services throughout the journey with us! We provide easy flexibility according to your own conveniences. Come and enjoy the most memorable journey in the lap of the mighty Himalayas with us!
Day 01- Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu
Day 02- Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour and Preparation for the Trek
Day 03- Fly to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft (Walking Distance: 8 KM) Duration: 3 hours
Day 04- Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft) (Walking Distance: 10-12 KM) Duration: 6 hours
Day 05- Acclimatization Day - Hike to Everest View Hotel (Walking Distance: 3-4 KM) Duration: 3-4 Hours
Day 06- Namche to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft) (Walking Distance: 10-11 KM) Duration: 5 Hours
Day 07- Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m/14464ft) (Walking Distance: 11-12 KM) Duration: 5 Hours
Day 08- Acclimatization Day - Hike to Nagerjun and return (Walking Distance: 5-6 KM) Duration: 4-5 Hours
Day 09- Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m/16105ft) (Walking Distance.: 11-12 KM) Duration: 5 Hours
Day 10- Lobuche - Everest Base Camp (5364m/17594ft) - Gorekshep (Distance: 14-15 KM) 8 Hours
Day 11- Gorakshep - Kala Pathar (5545m/18188ft) - Pheriche (4210m) (Distance: 13-14 KM) 7 Hours
Day 12- Pheriche to Namche (3440m/11283ft) (Walking Distance: 14-15 KM)Duration: 7 Hours
Day 13- Namche to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) (Walking Distance: 18-19 KM) Duration: 7 Hours