Everest Base Camp Trek 14 Days
Nepal is the land of extreme and world’s tallest mountains because of which trekking in Nepal are the best holiday in Nepal package. Everest Base Camp Trekking is the face of Nepal Trekking to the world as it is the walking in the lap of world’s tallest Mountain Mt. Everest. Witness the landmark of the world. Walk along the alpine forests to the lap of unlimited Himalayan ranges. This would make your Everest Base Camp Trekking experience the memorable trip of your life.
The journey starts from the ancient architectural city Kathmandu. The stunning mountain flight will take you to the Lukla the small vibrant town of Khumbu region. The world famous Tenzing Hillary Airport in itself is an adventure ride. The dwarfed look of the mountains in front of you seen from the flight acts as the trailers for the things to come during trekking in Everest region. You will be amazed by the rural terrain of Nepal. The steep uphill and downhill along the Dudhkoshi River passes by windy valley. The serene monasteries with chilled mountain air feeling while crossing the suspension bridge. These elements are the highlights of the Everest Base Camp Trekking. The places like Namche Bazar the Sherpa capital of Khumbu region serves you the panoramic views of the mountains. The mystic Himalayan animal Yeti’s supposed footprints can also be found along the trail. The Sherpa Culture of mixed with Tibetan traditions in Nepalese lifestyle is different attraction for you. The changes in the geographical terrain and the species of the forests enthrall you. Occasional meeting with the locals and yak herders also help you to know more about life in the Himalaya.Tengboche which lies in the EBC trekking trail serves you spirituality. You can savor the exquisite panoramic views of mountains and also feel the purity of the place. The continuous chants of prayers and smell of incense revitalize your spiritual self. Once you have reached at the foot hill of Everest at its base camp then the moment will be indescribable. It the season is of climbing or expedition then the entire place would be like a world festival. Unlimited tales of heroism, failures, records broken and folklore can be shared with trekkers and climbers across the globe. The scenic sunrise view from the Kalapathar is equally astounding moment to capture in your brain. Overall the trip to Everest Base Camp would be the lifelong memorable journey for you.
Come and join us for this jaw dropping and astonishing trek in Nepal. Backpacker Treks always care about our clients and ensure the competitive price yet service with impeccable hospitality.
September to December and March to May
Day 01 – Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02 – Fly to Lukla and trek until Phakding (2610m)
Day 03 – Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6 hrs
Day 04 – Rest day in Namche for acclimatization
Day 05 – Trek to Tengbuche Monastery. (3990m) 5 hrs
Day 06 – Trek to Dingbuche (4410m) 5 hrs
Day 07 – Acclimatization day.
Day 08 – Trek to Lobuche (4900m) 3 hrs
Day 09 – Trek to Gorak Shep (5164m) 4 hrs
Day 10 – Hike up to Kalapatthar and trek down to Pheriche.
Day 11 - Trek to Namche (3440m)6hrs
Day 12 – Trek to Lukla (28404m) 7 hrs
Day 13 – Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 14 – Departure from Kathmandu,“Farewell!"
Day 01–Arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu
Backpacker Treks & Expedition representative welcomes you at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu and support to transfer to hotel as well will discuss about your trek overnight at hotel breakfast is included.
Day 02–Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m)
On the second day fly to Lukla by morning short Flight it will be great experience landing at Tenzing – Hillary Airport it is world Famous Airport In less than 30 minutes during the flight you will enjoying the breathtaking views of the mountains after landing by flight start our trek crossing through villages Chaurikharka, Cheplung, Ghat and we arrive at Phakding (2660m) this is the place stay overnight. Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, and Lodge included.
Day 03–Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6 hrs
We start from Phakding and cross suspension bridge then pass pompous forest of magnolia, rhododendron and fir trees. If you are in spring time can see the bloming rhododendron flower. In third day we enter Sagarmatha National park at Jorsale (2805) and pass linking of dudh koshi and Bhote Koshi from here we climb up and there is view point to see the first view of Mount Everest if weather is clear. Walking ahead is Namche Bazaar administrative hub of Khumbu Region and advance Sherpa town. Namche has remained a historic trading point for Nepalese and Tibetan traders who exchange salt, dried meat and other consumable and textile items This is the place stay overnight. Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, and Lodge included.
Day 04– Rest day in Namche for acclimatization
At Sherpa Village Namche Bazaar we need to take a rest for minimize altitude sickness and acclimatize and also short hike up to Everest view Hotel from see the armful elegance views of Everest, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Lotse, Pumari and many more and back to Namche Bazaar and take rest and free time to shopping or drinking overnight at Lodge. Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, and Lodge included.se.
Day 05- Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche Monastery (3867m) 5hrs
Namche to Tengboche takes time approximately 5 to 6 hours. We will go further ahead trail up to largest gompas in entire Khumbu Buddhist lighthouse Tengboche monastery this tengboche is also home to one of the most colorful events of Khumbu region the mani rimdu Festivals after reaching Tengboche go to visit Monastery and This is the place stay overnight. Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, and Lodge included.
Day 06- Trek From Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m) 6hrs
On the six day trek starts with a walk from alongside with the rhododendron forest from Tengboche to Deboche. We also cross jumping Imja River some ahead arrive biggest and oldest Sherpa village here also lies ancient Buddhist Pangboche monastery. Then we walk dry and desert land before arriving Dingboche this is warm place of khumbu Region here views are Iceland Peak, Lotse, Makalu, Amadablam and Many more. stay overnight. Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, and Lodge included.
Day 07- A day for acclimatization in Dingboche
This is the another day for avoid altitde sickness, we will be spending the eighth day of the trek resting at Dingboche for acclimatization. Hike up to Ngarjuna Hill and We will around Dingboche, talking with the local Sherpa villagers and sipping special tea prepared by the Sherpas for trekkers. Overnight stay at a guesthouse.
Day 08- Trek to Lobuche (4940m) 5hrs
Trek start with dry and desert land ascend steeply to labuche passing Chorten. On this day we reach to khumbu Glacier River after crossing the river we straight climb up to Chukpo Lari know as Thukla pass there is memorials wall build for who lost their life in Everest Region who dreamed and dared to climb mountain and went to but unluckily they never back. From this trekking peak also can see 6the magnificent views and after few hours walking we arrive at Lobuche (4,910m). . stay overnight. Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, and Lodge included.
Day 09- Trek fro Labuche to Everest Base Camp (5360m) and back to Gorak Shep (5164m) 6hrs
Move from Labuche go ahead to Gorakshep this is the your dream day to reach Everest Base Camp when arriving at bottom of Mount Everest the scene of of Everest, Pumari, Nptse, Mahalangur, Khumbutse, Lingtern attract to Everyone and you will busy to take a memorable pictures after spending most awaited time back to to Gorakshep. Overnight at lodge.
Day 10- Hike up to Kala Patthar (Black Rock) (5545m) and walk down to Pheriche (4371m) 7hrs
Early morning hike up to Kalapathar to see outstanding sunrise views over raging Everest, Mahalangur, Khumbutse, Lingtern, Mt. Pumori, and Mt. Nuptse it will see totally mesmerizing this short time in Kalapthar will be your great memory in your life. After fulfilling your camera memories we get down to Gorakshep and having after breakfast trek to Pheriche. overnight at Tea House lodge..
Day 11- Pheriche to Trek down Namche Bazaar (3440m) 6hrs)
Journey back to Namche from Pheriche is wonderful and relatively easy, comfortable as it traverses through several Sherpa settlement areas and villages. We will pass some ups hill and downhill at the same time cross the dudhkodhi river bridge during walk we pass Pangboche, Diboche, PhungiThanga, Sanasa and finally get to the Namche Bazaar. Overnight stay at a guesthouse in Namche Bazzar.
Day 12– Trek to Lukla 7 hrs
The trek continues further downhill as we reach Lukla after almost seven hours of trek. You will be staying in Lukla for the rest of the day and prepare yourself to board a flight back to Kathmandu the next day.
Day 13– Fly back to Kathmandu
On the penultimate day of the tour package, you will board a flight back to Kathmandu while enjoining the 30-minutes of exhilarating flight. The rest of the time in Kathmandu, you will be shopping and buying souvenirs to your loved ones. Overnight stay at a hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 14– Departure from Kathmandu, “Farewell!"
On the 16th day of the tour package, you will return to your country via the international Airport in Kathmandu.
Price: US$ 1340.00
All prices are in US dollars and do not include international airfare, unless otherwise noted.
Cost Included »
- Airport Pick up and Drop as a flight indicated in your itinerary.
- All surface transfers as per itinerary
- Round trip flight Kathmandu – Lukla / Lukla – Kathmandu including departure taxes
- 3 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu
- Food, lodging,salary,insurance and other expenses of staffs.
- All necessary paper work.
- Guided sightseeing tour including all entry fees.
- Travel and rescue arrangements for our staffs.
- All necessary staffs with experienced English speaking guide, Porter(also a personal Sherpa on request sherpa provide in more then four people).
- Three daily meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
- Medical supplies [First Aid medical kit will be available].
- Trekking Information Management System [TIMS], New Trekking permit to keep record of tourist [This is for your safety].
- Backpacker Treks T - shirt, Duffle bag, trekking map and trip achievement certificate.
- Government taxes and office service charge.
- Farewell dinner cultural program with Nepali typical meal .
Cost Excluded »
- Nepal entry visa fee.
- International air fee.
- Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu is excluded. Except welcome and fare well dinner.
- Drinking WaterAll cold drink any beverage are not included on your trip price.
- You have to make your travel and rescue insurance by yourself before leave for travel.
- Clients them self have to arrange personal trekking equipments such as- trekking pole.
- Tips for driver, guide and porters are not included in the cost of your package.
- Any other Expenses which are not mentioned on price include section.
Getting to Nepal - You will land at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu when you first time come to Nepal. Our travel representatives will receive you from the Airport and then transfer you to your hotel in Kathmandu. That will be our first task after you land in the country. The itinerary will be follown in the coming days.
Visa information in Nepal - Once you arrive in Kathmandu, your first s task will be to consult the Department of Immigration in Nepal regarding your Nepal stay. Our team members will help you in completing the necessary works regarding Visa and the procedures of extension, if needed. If you are planning for an extended stay in Nepal, say more than three months or around a year or so, then you need to extend your Visa through the Immigration Department. This won’t be of any problem as we will handle the government-related activities.
Trek permit - There are some restricted trekking destinations in Nepal which require special permission from the government of Nepal or a government agency for the foreign trekkers. They also need to pay a fixed royalty to trek some of the selected places in Nepal. Some of the restricted trekking destinations like Upper Dolpo Trek, Mustang Trek, Rara Trek, etc. require special trek permit for the foreigners. However, there won’t be any such problem as we, the company, will look after the legal formalities in securing the trek permits for the clients. It will be our responsibility to secure trek permits for you.
Altitude sickness - As most of the trekking destinations in Nepal exceed 4000 meters of altitude, high altitude sickness is one of the common problems faced by the trekkers. High altitude sickness can be very fatal and dangerous if you are not prepared for the same. Some of the trekking destinations like Upper Mustang Trek, Everest Base Camp Trek, Langtang Circuit Trek exceeds and nears around 5000 meters of altitude with chances of high altitude sickness. However, if you are aware of the problem and if you take special measure, then altitude sickness can be avoided and will not be much of a problem. As we have experienced trekking guides and a team of experienced hand, altitude sickness will not be a problem and even if it occurs, it will be handled well by our team members.
Medical Kit - Whenever we embark on a tour package or itinerary, we are fully prepared of the possible consequences or the untoward incidents, and hence our team carries a separate medical kit. Medical kit is of immense help and importance during long tours and trek as you never know what will happen next, even regarding the health of the trekkers. Availability of medical kit is very paramount as it will help to provide immediate medical attention to the needy person. Problems of high altitude sickness, shortness of breathing, dizziness, etc. are the ones frequently encountered during the trek. Presence of medical kit helps to resolve any of such problems and provides immediate relief and medical attention to the person who is in need for the same.
Equipment - Some special trekking equipments are necessary for expedition and some other treks. Such special equipments will have to be brought or arranged by you. As such equipments are quite expensive; it is not possible for us to arrange such materials. However, general trekking and minor accessory requirements will be provided by the company. You only need to bring with you some of the special trekking equipment necessary for trek and expedition. Also, if you do not have such equipments then we can provide you with such equipments, but you need to pay for it.
List of Required Equipment : Daypack, Duffel Bag, Down Jacket, Sleeping bag, Sun hat or scarf, Light or warm fleece hat Sunglasses with UV protection, Thin, lightweight inner socks Thick, warm wool hiking socks Trekking boots with spare laces Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals) Gaiters for Trekking in winter, Lightweight gloves Heavyweight gloves With a waterproof shell outer, Under Garments shorts Lightweight cotton long pants Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms Fleece or wool pants Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants T-shirts Light and expedition weight thermal tops Fleece jacket or pullover Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (Optional) Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket, Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees F * Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries Small pad or combination lock-to-lock Trekking Bags/Duffel bag Basic First Aid Kit Large plastic bags - for keeping Items dry inside trek bag Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches) Trekking Poles Water bottles Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc) Ear Plug (who know some people on group are snoring) Binoculars Reading book Trail Map/Guide book Journal & Pen Pencils and small notebooks Travel game i.e., cards, Tooth brush/paste Multipurpose soap Nail cutter Small mirror Wet wipes (baby wipes) Tissue /toilet roll Anti bacterial hands wash.
Note: If you have any queries regarding the itineraries/ information, please let us know by phone or via e-mail we will desine as per your wish.welcome to land of Himalaya.