The Everest Base Camp trek is one of the most exciting treks of the northern Himalayas as it offers the magnificent view of Everest from the nearest distance possible. The 15 days / 14 nights journey starts at one of the most captivating city of Nepal: Kathmandu.
The day wise Itinerary of the tour is as follows:
DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT KATHMANDU, NEPAL
The First day of the arrival includes landing at the Kathmandu. You will be taken by our guides and all the relevant information regarding the trek is given by them. The guides will make you aware about all the necessary equipment as well as gears needed in the trek.
DAY 2: WALK TO PHAKDING
The day starts with an adventurous flight from Kathmandu to Lukla .A splendid view of one of the most beautiful mountain ranges of the world and glittering valleys of the Nepal can be seen. After arriving at Lukla, we will be having our trekking session to Phakding (2652 metres) for 3 hours. The trail will cross many lushly green mountain ranges and the day ends with the stay at Tea House.
DAY 3: TOWARDS NAMCHE BAZAAR (34440 M)
We will trek to Namche bazaar at an altitude of 34440. The Dudh Koshi River will follow us, enrooting from chivalric mountains. There will be a stop at Monjo for the lunch and then the breath-taking route from Monjo to Namche starts .After reaching the peak you will be able to view an opaque glance of the Everest and Lhotse. The stay would be at Mountain Lodge or Tea House.
DAY 4: EXPLORING NAMCHE
This day is for exploring the diversity in Namche Bazaar. You can visit the local market, restaurants, coffee shops and bars. You can also visit the Namche Monastery and The Museum.
DAY 5: TOWARDS TENGBOCHE (3860 M)
Tengboche is a small lavishing valley .It is 3860 m above sea level and is one of the most beautiful trekking routes. Total trek will be of 5 hrs. With moderate difficulty level, You can also visit Tengboche Monastery.
DAY 6: OFF TO DINGBOCHE (4360 M)
Our trek heads towards Pangboche village where you can found the outstanding view of Mount Ama Dablam. We will have lunch at the village and move to the Imja Valley. We will pass through Lobuche River and reach Dingboche. Total trek time will be of 6 hours and then the overnight stay at the place.
DAY 7: ACCLIMATIZATION DAY
Day 7 will be an Acclimatization day for all .We will have a small tour at Mount Lhotse, Mount Makalu and Mount Cho yu.
DAY 8: TO DUGHLA (4940 M)
Dughla trek will be the shortest trek of our journey (4620 m) . We will experience a short flat trail and see the magnificent view of Mount pumori and a glacial lake. Then we will cross Dhudkoshi River where you can see the wall of khumbu glacier.At last an overnight at Tea house.
DAY 9: TOWARDS LOBUCHE (4940 M)
We will make our way to Lobuche near khumbu glacier. Initially there is a difficult short steep hike from dhughla .This pass contains various memorials of worldâ€™s famous mountaineers who lost their lives while climbing. After staying for some time at the pass we will head to Lobuche and take overnight in a Tea house.
DAY 10: TO EVEREST BASE CAMP(5364 M)
The trek starts at Gorakshep (5170 m) and towards Everest Base Camp (5364 m).Again you got to see the view of Everest from the base camp. This part looks like you are in heaven, enclosed by the gigantic glaciers and mountain ranges.
DAY 11: TO KALA PATTHAR (5645 M)
One of the most rewarding and difficult trek so far as you will got to see the peak of Mount Everest from that point. Itâ€™s the only place in the entire ranges where you can see the peak. After Kala patthar we will travel to Gorakshep. Itâ€™s all descending from now and we will reach Lobuche after 6 hours of the trek.
DAY 12: TO NAMCHE BAZAAR
We will trek to Namche Bazaar bypassing through Phungi Thanga and Tengboche.
DAY 13: TO LUKLA
In the last day of our trekking we will return to Lukla by the same trail. The trek will be of easy difficulty level.
DAY 14: TO KATHMANDU
We will catch a flight from Lukla to Kathmandu enjoying the valleys for 35 minutes flying time. will have our overnight stay at hotel
DAY 15: DEPARTURE
The hotel checkout time will be by 12 noon. We will drop you at the Airport.