Day 1 Arrive in Kathmandu (1,400 m).
You will arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport where one of the representatives from Go For Nepal Treks & Expedition will welcome you on behalf of us. He will take you to the hotel. You can rest for the day. In the evening, you will explore colorful streets of Thamel, and have a delicious traditional welcome dinner.
Day 2 Fly to Lukla (2,804 m) and Trek to Phakding (2,610 m); 3-4 hrs.
After a quick breakfast, you will head to the airport and fly to Lukla. The flight will be short and present you the aerial view of Himalayas. Upon reaching Lukla, you will take a short break, meet with other team members, and begin trekking towards Phakding.
From Lukla, you will descend through forested and trek along the Dudh Koshi River to reach Phakding village where you will stay overnight. Phakding will welcome you with a superb view of Kusum Kanguru Peak.
Day 3 Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,441 m); 5-6 hrs.
Today, the trail ascends and takes you to Monjo. From here, you will trek through the Sagarmatha National Park. The trail will include several ascend & descends through dense forests, crossing several streams and rivers. Passing by small settlement areas, you will reach Jorsale where you will cross a suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River and climb to Namche Bazar.
Day 4 Acclimatization Hike around Namche Bazaar.
This is your rest day in Namche Bazar to acclimate your body to the increased elevation. You will spend the day traversing around and going short excursion to nearby places like Syangboche Airstrip and Everest View Hotel to observe excellent views of Himalayan mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku, Kongde Ri, etc. After the short excursion, you will come back to Namche Bazar and visit the Everest Photo Gallery and Sherpa Culture Museum.
Day 5 Everest Heli Tour and Stay at Lukla Overnight at Luxury Lodge.
Today, you will wake up early and have a delicious breakfast. After that, you will walk up to the helipad and go on Everest Heli Tour. From here, you will fly over the Khumbu region and reach Everest Base Camp in a few hours. In the flight, you will get to see outstanding views of Himalayas. You will spend some time on EBC and fly back to Lukla for night stay.
Day 6 Fly to Kathmandu in the morning and rest for the whole day.
An early morning flight will take you back to Kathmandu. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will be moved to the hotel. Rest of the day is free for you to explore the nearby market and do shopping. Later, in the late evening, you will have a farewell dinner organized by the company.
Day 7 Depart from Kathmandu.
This is your last day in Kathmandu. You will get transferred to the airport as per your flight time by one of our team members.