Everest Base Camp Trek
Everest Base Camp Trek is a gorgeous trek in Nepal because touching base camp of world highest Mt Everest 8848 m, Sleeping in highest place at Gorakshep 5180m, Watching Everest view from Highest viewpoint of Kalapatthar 5545m then exploring Sherpa people lifestyle and their unique cultures. It is situated in eastern part of Nepal and border of Tibet. Everest is well known in Nepali language Sagarmatha “Sagar” means bottom sea level and “Matha” means top, it means sea level to top and Tibetan called Chomolungma. It looks like black rock but world highest and much charming peak 8848m in the world. It is 11 nights 12 days perfect itinerary need to walk 6 to 7 hrs every day and fully tea house facilitate.
Everest Base Camp Trek begins from Kathmandu to Lukla by flight takes 30 minutes then continue in Khumbu region. Namche is one of the beautiful & relaxing places where reach in day 2nd. We do recommend staying couple of nights to rest for acclimatization. We called the capital of Sherpa community, it is neat & clean and much facilitates for tourists. They welcome by warm hospitality. The rest day we take you hiking in Khunde & Khumjung village to see high school & hospital at the highest place as well as sees Yeti skull in Khumjung monastery. There is another option to visit Everest View Hotel from where will see gorgeous panoramic called Everest view trek and many more attractive mountains. Then, return to lodge at Namche and there are some Mountain bakeries and pubs. You can have fun few hours an evening. These activities make such fabulous in starting face. Trek will carry on the biggest monastery in Tengboche (3680m) allowed to visit there any religious. It is also one of the beautiful camps to stay overnight. Then trek will head to Dingboche where will be another adjustment. We recommend hiking to the Narsyang top (4985 m) great viewpoint of Amadablam and many more peaks. It will make great acclimatize for further high altitude. Then, the trek will lead more high adventure area Lobuche 4970m the night will be second last night of highest place sleep. Less oxygen going high need to be careful but the day to days trek makes much used to. Twice acclimatized helps much better but simply altitude symptoms can feel as normal headache. Gorakshep where spend the last night at highest places 5180m. Lobuche to Gorakshep needs to walk 3 to 4 hrs then after taking lunch visit to Everest base camp 5364m. After exploring Everest base camp return to Lodge and spend nights in Gorakshep. Basecamp will be great to see on April May because that time will be lots of Expedition groups. Here is massive Khumbu glacier longest and biggest as well as Khumbu icefall. Next morning is very special morning need to start early morning due to would like to see the sunrise view from Kalapatthar 5545m as Mt. Everest 8848 m, Lhotse 8516, Pumori 7220m, Nuptse 7800m, Amadablam 6860m & many more. Need to ascend more than 2 hrs then return to Lodge, take breakfast and prepare then, trek will continue downwards easily can arrive in Lukla on 3 days walking as Pheriche 4200m, Namche 34450m then jump to Lukla 2820m. Here is some related treks as Gokyo valley Trek, Everest three pass and Everest panorama trek. All are very nice and very joyful trek. We do lead all trek very nicely.
Well, Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the fabulous trekking routes in Nepal. We do heartily welcome to anyone who is planning to do this trek and it will be best choices you must do in a lifetime. It makes forever memorable. It’s beautiful sceneries, Mountain views, natural beauties, Sherpa lifestyle, Sherpa typical cultures, authentic and wilderness as well as a massive glacier. Our UNIQUE NEPAL ADV TREKS & EXP team is Nepal Government trained license holder, much familiar, many years experienced, and duties’, responsible, fluent in English and some other languages; our motto is to make satisfied to our clients. Plz feel free we will never hesitate to the response you and if possible we do immediately respond to your queries and we are very flexible can customize the program according to your required. We try our best to make a wonderful trip to you in Nepal.
Some important tips for Everest Base Camp Trek:
Major Attraction of the Everest base camp trek:
Everest base camp is main trekking destination in Nepal and world. The EBC trek attractions are touching world highest mountain base camp 5364 m, Watching closest and incredible view of Mt Everest 8848 m from highest viewpoint of Kalapatthar 5545m, Sleeping in highest place called Gorakshep 5180m then Sherpa people lifestyle and their traditional culture, beautiful and capital of Sherpa village called Namche Bazaar, many other white snow peaks including above 8 thousand two mountains as Lhotse 8516 m and Makalu 8436m and other attraction peaks as Amadablam 6800m, Mt Pumori 7200m and Mt Nuptse 7800m etc. The open landscapes and wonderful sceneries make the very pleasant trip in Everest base camp.
What kinds of trekking gear do we need to prepare for Everest base camp trek?
Everest base camp trek is one of the most stunning trekking track the temperature is always cold weather due to trek start from 2800m from sea level and every day we need to go high elevation where we must arrange the warm enough clothing’s and gears as big jacket as down jacket, warm enough fleece, warm paint & inner, warm hat, gloves, warm enough sucks, warm trouser or trekking pants, some quick dry trekking t-short, half paint, warm enough negative sleeping bag, comfortable trekking boot, headlight, sandal, 2 liter water bottle, sun cream, sun glasses, day pack comfort bag, camera and charger as two pin etc.
Carry your important medicine:
Medicine is very important if you have any disease you must carry the medicine with you. I mean “prevention is better than care” mountain region we can’t find any healthcare, clinic, and hospital if there is clinic you may not get according to your problems medicine. So that; I humble request please prepare if you are continually taking any medicine please bring with you or buy in Kathmandu. It is very important but our company will provide something first aid kid bag normally as a headache, fever, stomach problem as diarrhea, cough & cool some bandage, tape & Diamox for high altitude sickness etc.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu:
Unique Nepal Adventure Treks & Exp. P. Ltd. A representative will come to pick at an airport on time then welcome and transfer to Hotel and brief about the program.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Lukla (2800m) by flight (35 minutes), Trek to Phakding (2620m) walking (4 hrs):
First of all, we take Hotel to an airport by private vehicle then after beautiful 35 minutes flight will arrive in Lukla then start trekking. Lukla to Phakding many lodges, restaurant between and can take lunch any place's or directly can get in Phakding and can have rest. The trail is finest gentle and can enjoy very much along the Dudh Koshi River. The day trekkers can explore the wilderness and its beauties’.
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walking (6/7 hrs)
The trek starts the early morning after taking breakfast around 8:00 am track along the Dudh Koshi River and need to cross many bridges. After a couple of hours, walking arrives at Sagarmatha national park check post in Manju village where most entry means issue permits then take lunch in Jorsalley 2850m. Then after half an hour gentle walk ascend till Namche bazaar 3 to 4 hours. It is long walking day but when all tiredness arrives at Namche bazaar will go away. Namche is a beautiful village and stays overnight at lodge.
Day 04: Acclimatize day visit to Khunde & Khumjung village & watch the Everest view
We don’t get up early morning because the day is doing short activities after taking breakfast prepare for wind prove jackets and camera ascend couple of hour to get the villages along the roughly build syangboche airstrip (3750m) visit to Khumjung & Khunde village where is Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay Foundation organize high school & Hospital getting facilities for that area local people as well as we can visit Khumjung monastery where is putting the Yeti Skull allowed to see it if monastery is opening. Then we can see Mt. Everest including other beautiful peaks as Thamserku, Ammadablam, Tauche Peak and Kwangde Peak. It is beautiful hiking day then descend at the lodge Namche take lunch then can have free time to enjoy the bar, café, the internet, hot shower etc. it is a delighted day.
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche (3860m) walking (5/6 hrs)
Trek start gentle gradual an hour 30 minutes can massive view including Mt. Everest then after that trek will descend till River site where will be lunch after taking the lunch trek will ascend till Tengboche more than 2 and half hour. It is wonderful when you arrive in Tengboche due to massive panoramic view. The Tengboche monastery will open early morning 7 am & afternoon 5 pm. They welcome to the visitor and you may explore the Monastery. It is a wonderful place to stay overnight.
Day 06: Trek to Dingboche (4410m) walking (6/7 hrs)
After sunrise view & taking breakfast, we start trek around 8 am. First of all gentle descend till Debuche village then gentle gradual till Pangboche (3970m) beautiful village even can see the mountain goats then trek will continue till Somare (4090m) where will be lunch then gentle ascend till Dingboche. It is beautiful walking all days very enjoyable with massive viewing the Mountain and open landscapes. Stay overnight at nice lodge.
Day 07: Acclimatize day but must hike to Narsyang Top (4980m) walking (5 hrs)
Hiking starts early morning around 8 or 9 am then ascend completely step up. It takes time ascend 3 and half hour descend one and half hour. It is wonderful viewing in front of Ama Dablam (6860m) when trekkers do submit it helps lots to do Everest base camp means easy to success. Every trekker must try to get the top then can enjoy very much in a top. Then back to lodge and stay overnight at same lodge.
Day 08: Trek to Lobuche (4910m) walking (5/6 hrs)
Trek start as usual time after a couple of hours walking arrive at Thugla (4620m) can have lunch here or can continue to ascend to Lobuche how trekkers feel. But after Thugla need to ascend one and half hour step than one hour gentle then arrive at Lobuche. After ascending the steps track on the top many memorial statues who died in the expedition as Everest, Lhotse or other peaks. It is much difficulty days but after arriving the lodge immediately we recommend hiking small hill from where can view massive glacier and mountain views. It makes acclimatize to sleep in Lobuhe.
Day 09: Trek to Gorakshep (5180m) walking (3/4 hrs) then visit to Everest base camp (5364m)
The trek start quite early morning around 7am track is crossing the glacier part it’s not too bad. When arrive the Gorakshep we book the hotel and take lunch. After that we continue to visit the Everest base camp world highest mountain base camp (5364m) takes couple of hours to get there feel bit difficulty to breathing because less oxygen. After visiting the Everest base camp back to Hotel in an hour and spend the night in highest places in Gorakshp but beautiful places and you will feel very happy your Corley because touched the Highest mountain base and to get sleep.
Day 10: Ascend to Everest view point Kalapathhar (5545m) watch the highest snow peaks then trek will down Pheriche (4200m)
Early morning need to get up to watch the sunrise view. Gorakshep lodge to Top of Kalapathhar takes time two hours then watch the view 10/20 minutes then back to lodge take breakfast and trek continue along the Lobuche, Thugla and Pheriche where will be stay overnight. Visitor will feel wonderful means base camp area and in Pheriche vast different because more than thousand meter drop down will sleep very nicely and will realize very pleasant after success the highest point chief destination Everest base camp trek.
Day 11: Trek to Namche (3440m) walking (7 hrs)
The trek is finest descending even some ascending also but don’t feel any difficulty because your budy will be used to. Descend down along the beautiful villages as Pangboche, Tengboche then arrive in Namche. Oviously trekkers like to celebrate the night in Namche drinks and in pub bar. It will be fantastic going down. Stay overn night at Namche bazaar.
Day 12: Trek to Lukla (2800m) walking (7 hrs)
Going all the down is feel much better and when arrive same places check post must issue again for exit then descend along the Manju village, Phakding village and Dudh koshi River then arrive to Lukla but long walking. Lukla is beautiful places where sleep overnight nice lodge. It is last trekking days can enjoy very much with trekking stuffs as guides & porters because Porter will stay in Lukla. If clients like to give pleasant gratitude you may celebrate in Lukla.
Day 13: Lukla to Kathmandu by flight (35 minutes)
You must report one hour before the flight will be safe and very enjoyable in short period. When arrive at Kathmandu guide will bring you by private vehicle to Hotel in Kathmandu. CEO founder of Unique Nepal Adv Treks & Exp will come to meet you at Hotel and talk about your Everest base camp trek.
Day 14: Departure Day Kathmandu to at your country
Representative of Unique Nepal Adventure Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd. Will drop off at Kathmandu airport with private vehicle.
- Airport pickup and drop off by private vehicle.
- Two nights in Kathmandu hotel with breakfast.
- All meals during the trek (lunch, dinner, breakfast, and tea or coffee).
- Accommodation in comfortable lodges.
- One English speaking government trained license holder and well-informed trekking guide.
- One porter for two people to carry luggage.
- All expenses for guide and porters – meals, accommodation, salary, equipment, insurance, transportation (bus/flights) etc.
- First Aid kit bag.
- Kathmandu to Lukla & Return flight Lukla to Kathmandu including airport taxes.
- Guide flight ticket
- Sagarmatha National Park entrance fees (See the ‘Trekking Permits’ link under ‘Trekking Info’ for current fees)
- TIMS card fees (Trekking Information Management System).
- Government and local area taxes where applicable.
- Nepalese entry visa fee. (See the ‘Visa Information’ link under ‘Trekking Info’ for current fees)
- Travel insurance.
- Soft and alcoholic drinks (mineral water, hot water, coke, Fanta, beer, spirits, etc).
- Snacks (Chocolate, biscuits etc) & desserts.
- Hot water, hot shower, heater charge, battery charge, phone calls and laundry service.
- Emergency evacuation and medical equipment.
- Hire equipment and other personal items (sleeping bag, down jacket, hiking boots camera, toilet rolls etc).
- In case of natural calamities i.e. political unrest, cancellation of flight due to weather, landslides, etc, the extra charge will be borne by themselves.
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
- The donation, tips, and personal expenses.
General Information about Everest base camp trek:
- Program Name: Everest base camp trek.
- Trek start & End: Lukla
- Meals: Verities item available but vegetable item is healthy due to organic product.
- Accommodation: two nights Hotel in Kathmandu and comfortable rooms during trek.
- Transportation: By Flight Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu.
- Total Days: 11 nights 12 days.
- Permit: Need two entrance permits as Sagarmatha national park and TIMS Trekking Information Management System.
- Walking: Each day need to walk 6 to 7 hours.
- Scene: Such a white snow Mountains view, Open Landscapes and valley, River and Hills.
- Popular Places: Lukla - Namche bazaar - Khunde Khumjung - Tengboche - Everest base camp - Kalapatthar.
- Attractive Mountains: Mt Everest 8848 m, Lhotse 8516 m, Makalu 8436m, Amadablam 6800m, Mt Pumori 7200m, Nuptse 7800m and many more.
- Lifestyle & Cultures: Inhabitant of Sherpa people and their traditional cultures Buddhist religious and many monasteries.
- Major camps: Phakding – Namche – Namche Excursion – Tengboche – Dingboche – Dingboche hike – Lobuche – Gorakshep Everest base camp – Kalapathar 5545m, Pheriche – Namche – Lukla – Kathmandu.
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