Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most popular trekking routes in the world. Every year thousands of internal and external tourists visit this route. From Everest Base Camp, you can see Everest more closer.
Day to Day Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel
As you arrive at Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu, one of our representative will be there to welcome you. S/her will take you to the hotel. Your tour operator gives you brief information about each day program. Overnight stay at Hotel, Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour
Today early morning, after having breakfast, you will move to sightseeing tour in UNESCO heritage sites of Kathmandu valley which includes Boudhnath Stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swayambhunath Stupa. Overnight stay at Hotel
Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2850m) and trek to Phakding (2660m)
You will take a flight to Lukla which takes about 35-40 minutes to reach there. Then, you kick off your trek from lukla to Phakding by walking through Chaurikharka Village and descent towards Dhudhkoshi. The trail follows the bank of Dhudhkoshi river until it reaches at Phakding. Overnight stay at guest house.
Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3235m)
Early in the morning after having breakfast, you further start your trek upward Namche Bazaar. In the beginning, the trek also follows the bank of Dhudhkoshi river and crosses the Dhudhkoshi river, then goes through a beautiful pine forest to Monju. Thereafter, you soon approach to the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park, then descend to Dhudhkoshi river. Now you follow the steep climb to the beautiful village called Namche Bazaar. Overnight stay at Lodge.
Day 05: Acclimatization and rest at Namche
Today is your rest day at Namche. It is important before moving up to higher elevation. You get to explore Namche and culture and tradition of Sherpa people. Overnight at lodge.
Day 06: Trek to Tengboche (3890m)
As usual, you take breakfast and starts trekking towards Everest Base Camp today. Today’s highlight will be the breathtaking views of Himalayas – Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Amadablam, Themserku and Kwangde peaks. Overnight stay at lodge.
Day 07: Acclimatization day at Tengboche
Today is acclimatization day at Tengboche. You visit the biggest monastery of the Everest Region i.e Thyangboche Monastery and also enjoy the amazing view of several mountains including Everest, Lhotse and Nuptse. It is also important before preceding upward more higher elevation.
Day 08: Trek to Dingboche (4910m)
This is the 8th day of your trip. Today, you will start your trek followed by rhododendron forest to Dingboche. You cross a bridge over Imja river and then pass the valley wall and traverse to the plains to Pangboche village. Pangboche is the biggest residential area of Sherpas in the Khumbu region. You afternoon trek may be quite difficult as the landscape gives way to dry; desolate mountain and you hike up to Dingboche. Overnight stay at lodge
Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4910m)
Today’s trek will be more gradual and more challenging due to the higher altitude. You get to enjoy wonderful views of Pumori, Lingtren, Khumbutse and Amadablam. Finally, you will reach at Lobuche about 4-5 hours. Overnight stay at lodge.
Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep (5180m) and Everest Base Camp (5380m) and back to Gorakshep
Today is the ultimate destination of your trip. You will trek to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep. As you reach to Gorakshep, you will get to enjoy the snow-capped mountain views surrounding you. If it is spring season, you get chance to meet with Everest Climber attempting scale the Everest summit. After spending 2-3 hours in Everest Base Camp, you will move back to Gorakshep. Overnight at lodge
Day 11: Trek to Kalapathar (5545m) and Pheruche (4320m)
You wake up before dawn and trek towards Kalapathar. In Kalapathar if weather is good, you can enjoy sunrise view over Mt. Everest. From here, you can capture wonderful scenario of Himalaya in your camera. Afterwards, you will come back to Gorakshep and take breakfast. Then you descend in the direction of Pheruche. Overnight at lodge
Day 12: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3435M)
The way of Pheruche to Namche is mostly downhill which is quite easier. You will be at Namche by late afternoon. Overnight stay at lodge.
Day 13: Trek back to Phakding and Lukla (2850m)
After having breakfast, you move toward the Hillary suspension bridge and passes some local ethic villages. In the evening, you will be at Lukla. Overnight in a lodge.
Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu (30-35 mintues)
Today is the second last day of your journey. In the morning, you will hop a domestic flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. One of our representative will be at airport with private vehicle, and you will be transferred to hotel. You need solo rest after you trek in the Himalaya. In the evening, you will enjoy get together and cultural dinner with your guide and Go For Nepal team.
Day 15: Final Departure
One of our representatives will take you to airport. We have enough time to plan for your upcoming trip in Nepal.
- Airport-hotel-airport transfers,
- Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on twin sharing bed & breakfast basis,
- Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu Internal flight tickets,
- All necessary trekking permits, TIMS
- A professional guide and a porter to carry your luggage
- Daily wages, insurance, cloth, food, shelter of guide and porter,
- Three times meal a day (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) during entire trekking,
- First Aid Medical Kit.
- Farewell dinner
- Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu,
- Soft/hard drinks, laundry, postage, telephone bills, all items of personal nature,
- Travel Insurance
- Emergency helicopter rescue evacuation arrangements will be covered by travel insurance.
- Tips for trekking staffs