Everest Base Camp Trek

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  • Duration: 13 days
  • Price: $1,400

Everest Base Camp Trek is undoubtedly the best trek in Nepal and possibly in the world. This trek will take you to the base of the world’s highest mountain. The Everest trek will take you through the home town of Tenzing Norgey Sherpa, first Everest summiter along with Sir Edmond Hilary in 29th May 1953. Everest trekking will take you through the Sherpa village where you can observe their culture and tradition. The whole Everest region is home of Sherpa mountaineers whose mountaineering skills are praised all over the world.

Day 1
Kathmandu to Lukla (2840m) & Phakding (2610m): 35 minutes flight to Lukla and trek about 4 hours 8.5Km./5.3 miles. Night stay in guest house.
Day 2
Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m.): Trek about 5 hours 10.5Km./ 6.5 miles. Night stay in guest house.
Day 3
Namche Bazar: Rest day at Namche Bazaar to acclimatize and explore the area. Night stay in guest house.
Day 4
Namche Bazaar to Khunde (3840m.):  Trek about 3 hours 2.5 Km./1.5 miles. Night stay in guest house.
Day 5
Khunde to Tengboche (3860m.): Trek about 6 hours 10Km./ 6.25 miles. This is the best place to view mountains such as Mount Everest (8848m.), Lhotse (8527m.), Lhotse Shar (8387m.), Nuptse (7879m.), Ama Dablam (6857m.), Thamserku (6611m.), Tawache (6539m.), as well as explore the Tyangboche Monastery.
Day 6
Tengboche to Dingboche (4360m.): Trek about 5 hours 8.5Km./ 5.3 miles. Night stay in guest house.
Day 7
Dingboche to Labuche (4940m.): Trek about 5 hours 7.5Km./ 4.7 miles. Night stay in guest house.
Day 8
Labuche to Gorak Shep (5170m.): Trek to Everest base camp the same day. Trek about 3 to 4 hours.3.7 Km/ 2.3 miles. Night stay in guest house.
Day 9
Gorak Shep / Kalapatthar / Labuche: Trek about 7 to 8 hours in total visiting Kalapathar 11.7Km. /7.3 miles.
Day 10
Labuche to Tyangboche: Trek down all the way following the same route.
Day 11
Tyangboche to Monjo(2840m):  Return trek along the same trail with stunning view of the Himalaya.
Day 12
Monjo to Lukla: This is the last day of Everest base camp trek.
Day 13
Lukla to Kathmandu: A pleasant flight by small twin otter, which allows an opportunity to see beautiful villages high in the mountains and an exquisite taste of the Himalayan range.
Starting Point Lukla
Ending Point Lukla
Latitude 27° 40’ – 27° 58’
Longitude 86° 37′ – 86° 50′
Altitude Range 2600m to 5545m
Difficulty Moderate
Trek Type Tea-house

Mount Everest base camp trekking not only offers a stunning view of Mount Everest, it also covers great view of some 8000 meters high mountains like Mt Lhotse (8516m), Mt Makalu (8463m), Mt Cho-Oyu (8201m) and dozen other snow capped peaks, high passes and Lakes. The Gokyo lake is the most popular in Everest region trek. There are very few things one can do that are more rewarding than visiting the base of the highest mountain in the world.

Trekking in Everest region is not only about nature but it is also a spiritual journey. EBC trek features an array of Stupas, monasteries, and the ever present praying flags made out of silk. Every day of your journey will have a backdrop of the highest and most impressive looking mountains.

Trekking around Everest can be arranged according to your interests, time frame and physical fitness. Everest trek can be made for anywhere between 7 days to a month. This Everest base camp trekking is designed for people who have few week of holidays. This trek is the shortest possible duration for base camp trek.

Everest Base Camp Trek Cost

Full board package USD 1650
Standard package USD 1400
Price based on two people, single supplement charge will be USD 130.  Price also includes all necessary government taxes.

 

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Everest base camp trek

The excitement of reaching at the base of the world’s highest mountain.