Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the famous Trek in Nepal that passes through traditional Sherpa village full of monasteries and takes to the top of the base camp of Mount Everest and Kalapathar for wonderful view of mountain ranges. Everest Base Camp trek offers an opportunity to enjoy the amazing view of Mt. Everest including several other similar peaks, know the culture and tradition of local Sherpa’s passing through the cultivated fields and small villages and explore Buddhists monasteries and shrines along with extraordinary wildlife.
The Everest Base Camp trekking begins with amazing flight right above the numerous mountains to Tenzing Hillary airport at Lukla. The trek passes through the Dudh Kosi valley towards the village of Namche, a lively bazaar of the . The journey towards the base camp passes through magnificent forests of rhododendron, magnolia and giant firs. From Namche, ascending towards the Thyangboche Monastery offers the first fine view of Mount Everest. From this point onwards, the scenery is so stunning that you always admire to become the part of the nature. We then descend towards the Khumbu Glacier passing through Imja Khola and villages of Pangboche and Pheriche. We can have spectacular views of the Ama Dablam, Taweche and other peaks with hike to Gorak Shep. Finally the amazing views of the Himalayan giants from kalapatthar beholds your eyes.
Everest Base Camp Trek is proposed to let individuals encounter the critical route to the base of the world's highest mountain. While trekking towards the Base Camp we encounter Sagarmatha National Park full of rare species of wildlife and birds like Musk deer, Panda, Mountain Goat and many more. Pine, juniper, Rhododendron and Magnolia flowers are the common plants found in the Everest region. Along with these wildlife and vegetation we also encounter the warm hospitality of the friendly people of Sherpa village. A slow way up through wonderful Sherpa villages allows us time to take pleasure in the landscape and visit a number of monasteries. The primary highlights of the trek are stunning views of Mount Everest, exploring Sherpa culture, witnessing Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Monastery, climbing Kalapattar, visit Everest Base Camp and many more.
Everest base camp trekking is designed for those adventurers who are fiery and physically fit for experiencing typical trek that offers best mountain views and amazing cultures in the world. The striking climate, biological and geographical features along with astonishing views of world’s tallest mountains will undoubtedly make you enticed all around the way.
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
Day 2: Fly Kathmandu to Lukla.
Day 3: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Day 4: Namche Bazaar acclimatization day.
Day 5: Trek to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft) – Approx. 5 hours
Day 6: Trek to Dingboche (4360m/14300ft) – Approx. 5 hrs
Day 7: Trek to Lobuche (4940m/16207ft) – Approx. 5 hrs.
Day 8: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5300m/17400ft) - back to Gorak Shep (5170m/16961ft)
Day 9: Hike up to Kalapattar (5545m/18192ft) then trek to Periche (4270m/14070ft) - Approx. 7 hours.
Day 10: Trek from Pheriche to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft)
Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11290ft) - 6 hours approx.
Day 12: Namche to Lukla (2840m/9320ft) – Approx. 6 hrs.
Day 13: Fly back to Kathmandu – Shopping/ Leisure, overnight at hotel