13 Dyas Everest Base Camp Trekking

  •   Duration: 13 Days
  •   Activities: Adventure Trekking
  •   Country: Nepal
  •   Trip Grade: Moderate
  •  Group size: 1 to 50 Pax
  •   Price:$ 850 USD per person
  •  Attitude:5550 mtrs
  •   Departure City: Kathmandu
  •  Transports: Flights
  •  Best Season: March to May and September to December

Overview

Everest Base Camp Trekking is a popular trekking destination in the Everest region of Nepal which is located in the North Eastern part of Nepal. Amongst the various trekking itineraries in the world popular Everest region of Nepal, Everest Base Camp Trekking is the most iconic and the most popular trekking destination in the Khumbhu region of the Everest. The trekking takes the trekkers to the world famous region of Everest and introduces the foreigners to the region of Everest like Lukla, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche and the all important Everest Base Camp also known as the Kalapatthar.

The visiting trekkers will have the wonderful opportunity to observe and explore more about the Everest region, view the panoramic views of the mountains including the Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse, Mount Cho Oyu, among others. Besides the opportunity of adventure, the trekkers, during the course of the Everest Base Camp Trekking, will also have the opportunity to sightsee around the Everest and also learn more about the life and culture of the local Sherpa people living in the region. Everest Base Camp Trekking with the The Nepal Trekking Company is a 15-days long trekking itinerary the popular realm of the Mount Everest and also in the entire world. Panoramic and splendid views of the Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain peak in the world, and other mountains like Mount Lhotse, Mount Lobuche, among others, are the major highlights of the trekking. The 13-days Everest Panorama trekking is a wonderful way to learn more and observe the popular Khumbu region of the Everest as it also provides plenty of opportunities for fun and adventure related to trekking.

The scenic views of the other mountain peaks like Tawache, AmaDablam, are also the highlights of the panorama trek. The Base Camp trekking begins with a 30-minute of mountain flight from the capital city of Kathmandu to Lukla Airport, the starting point of the Panorama trek. It will be a wonderful mountain flight as the visitors will enjoy the scenic flight amidst the mountains and the natural scenery. The Airport is also known with the name of Tenzing Hillary Airport and it is considered as one of the most dangerous Airports in the world mostly because of the altitude, the precarious location and the uneven topography. Your trekking starts from Lukla as you will trek towards the village of Phakding before reaching the popular town of Namche Bazaar.

Trekking Itinerary :

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu, Transfer to hotel

Day 02 – Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding

Day 03 – Trek to Namche Bazaar

Day 04 – Trek to Tengboche

Day 05 – Trek to Dingboche

Day 06 –  Dingboche Rest for acclimatization

Day 07 – Trek to Lobuche

Day 08 – Trek to Gorak Shep and the Everest Base Camp

Day 09 – Trek to Pheriche

Day 10 – Trek to Namche Bazaar

Day 11 – Trek to Lukla

Day 12 – Fly back to Kathmandu

Day 13 –  Final Departure

 

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu, Transfer to hotel
You will be welcomed by our representatives there at the Airport upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. You will then be transferred to the Hotel where you will be briefed about the travel itinerary. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

Day 02 – Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding
After having breakfast in the third morning, you will take 30 minutes of scenic flight from the Capital City of Kathmandu to the Tenzing- Hilary Airport of Lukla. Though the Airport is considered as one of the most dangerous Airports in the world, flight to Lukla will be full of adventure and thrill for the trekkers. The real trekking then starts from Lukla from where the trekkers start hiking from Lukla to the nearby village of Phakding.
Day 03 – Trek to Namche Bazaar
The trail continues along the Dudh Koshi River the next day before climbing up the way through Himalayan Pine and Deodar, Cedar forests before the trekkers finally make it to Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is the business and trading point for the Everest Region. Namche used to be and still is an important place for trade between the traders of Tibet and Nepal. Items like salt, dried meat and other consumable and grocery items are traded in Namche since many years.

Day 04 – Trek to Tengboche
After a day of acclimatization in Namche, the trekkers will then resume walking through the trail, enjoying the panoramic views of the mountain peaks like Thamserku, Mount Kantega and Mount Kusum Kangru. After a gentle descend, the trail then continually rises uphill before you coming across the stone gate built by Lamas that acts as the gateway to Tengboche. Tengboche is located at an altitude of 3860 meters allowing some of the best sunset views of Mount Everest.

Day 05 – Trek to Dingboche
The next morning, you will enjoy the spectacular views of the mountains and also observe the monastery in Tengboche. After having breakfast and spending some time there, the trekkers will then continue their walking journey towards Dingboche. On the way, you will cross past the forests of birch, conifers and Rhododendrons. By following the river to the North, the path goes through several walls chortens and peanuts along with the small villages. The trail also offers some of the best views of Mount Amadablam. After arriving at Dingboche, the trekkers can enjoy the natural beauty of the place and also the fields of barley, buckwheat, potatoes etc.

Day 06 –  Dingboche Rest for acclimatization – You will have the rest day today for your acclimatization. After a Himalayan breakfast with the admiring view of Abadablam and other peaks, you can climb a ridge to the north behind the village from where you can get the amazing views of Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Cho Yu, Mt. Makalu and other numerous peaks. Instead, you hike to Chukkung for acclimatization. You will have enough time to explore village and interact with the locals.
Day 07 – Trek to Lobuche
On the 9th day of the itinerary, you will continue your trip further uphill and make your way towards Lobuche. It will take around five hours for you to reach Lobuche which is located at around 5000 meters of altitude. While on the way to Lobuche, the trekkers will have to cross the frozen river in Thukla glacier and climb up the hill as they can view the magnificent vista of the Cholatse, Lobuche, Mount Nuptse and Mount Pumori.
Day 08 – Trek to Gorak Shep and the Everest Base Camp
The most important day of the itinerary comes on the tenth day when you will start the walking for the day from Lobuche, following the narrow trail in between the moraines of the glaciers, cross several mountain glaciers to reach the dry lake bed known as Gorak Shep. You will stop for lunch at the Gorak Shep and then continue your walk towards the Base Camp of the Mount Everest. In about couple of hours, you will reach the Base camp located at around 5400 meters of altitude. It is the best place to have the most amazing and complete view of the Mount Everest and also the other mountains. After exploring the Base Camp, you will then return back to Gorak Shep in the evening.
Day 09 – Trek to Pheriche
You will climb down from Gorak Shep the next day and will enjoy the day’s walking as the trekkers will be rewarded with spectacular views of Mount Everest and other surrounding mountains of the region. More gradual descent for few hours will lead us to Pheriche which is our destination for the day.
Day 10 – Trek to Namche Bazaar
Today, the trail descends steeply down from Pheriche before crossing the suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River. From here, the trail becomes more plain and natural. Few more hours of walking along the forests of Rhododendron and Pine trees and crossing past the villages and settlement areas of the Sherpas, you will finally reach Namche Bazaar.
Day 11 –Trek to Lukla
After having breakfast, you will have a casual stroll through series of ups and downs chasing the easy trail prior to crossing Dudh Koshi River over suspension bridge to eventually reach Lukla. After reaching the town Lukla, you will find a guesthouse and then stay rest of the time at the guesthouse resting and preparing for the flight next day.

Day 12 – Fly back to Kathmandu
On the tenth day of the itinerary, you will be taking a flight back to the Capital City of Kathmandu from Lukla. In around 30 minutes, you will reach the Capital city of Kathmandu and then be transferred to the Hotel.
Day 13 –  Final Departure
It’s the last day of your stay in Nepal. As per your flight time, you will be transferred to the International Airport in Kathmandu from where you will board a flight back to your country or to your next favored destination.

What is included?

  • Kathmandu Airport International and domestic / pick up and drop off service.
  • 2 nights twin share Tourist Standard accomodiation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Both way Domestic flight ticket, KTM - LUKLA - KTM for guide and guests.
  • Tekking permits
  • Trekkers Informations Management System (TIMS) Cards.
  • 1 english speaking, license holder, friendly and experience guide, payed his salary, foods and accomodiations.
  • All the government taxes.
  • Our Office Charge.
  • Frist Aid Kits.
  • Farewell Dinner at authentic Nepali restaurent with cultural dance.

What is not included?

  • Nepal entry visa fees.
  • Personal travel insurances.
  • Personal trekking equipment (sleeping bag,down jacket,trekking boots,sunglasses,sunscreen,gloves,trekking sticks)
  • International air fairs and airport departure tax.
  • lunch and dinner in the city and daily lunch and dinner in the mountain.
  • Beverages.
  • Hot shower.
  • Tips for the trekking crews