Trip Highlights :
About this trek:
Everest Base Camp trekking is probably the most famous trekking route in the world. It gives a once in a lifetime opportunity to see some of the most breathtaking scenery imaginable. Nepal is a fascinating country and the everest base camp trekking gives an insight into the lives and culture of the Sherpa people. Our ascent is steady and well placed to best suit the acclimatization needed. Sunrise on the snow capped peaks above the Khumbu Glacier is an unforgettable sight from the summit of Kala Patthar. This trek is one for the lovers of high places and those wanting to push themselves to the limit. Everest base camp trekking is a tough challenge and not to be tak
From Gorakshep (5,180m) where you spend a day acclimatising you have a fantastic panorama of mountains including Nuptse and Pumori and the Khumbu glacier, From here you ascend to Kalapather(5,555m) an amazing viewpoint, where the mighty Mount Everest lays before you and a view of the base camp that you are travelling to.en lightly with generally well graded paths but some tougher sections along the Khumbu glacier.
Everest base camp trekking is recommended one of the places to visit before you die. The Everest trekking region is well-known because of the friendly Sherpa people, colorful festivals and the Buddhist monasteries. The region is known as Khumbu and is found in the Sagarmatha National Park, a World Heritage Site. Sagarmatha is the Nepalese name for Mount Everest, the top of the world. Sherpas, the famous climbers are the dwellers of Everest Khumbu region. Many expedition teams can be observed on this trail during April and May heading higher with an aim to be on the top of the world.
Everest base camp trekking 2017 with Australian clients
DAY 1: Arrival Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu(1350m).
When you exit from Kathmandu Airport building gate, there will be waiting for our agencies airport representative to pick up you in a private vehicle. When you are there you should check your name on a paper then you get the right person of the agency than drive to your hotel which is 25 minute. After reaching the hotel you can have few hours rest than meet you again at your hotel to short it out the trip preparation and payments if due to pay.
DAY 2: Kathmandu city sightseeing.
After your breakfast, we will provide you tour guide and car/jeep for 4 main places sightseeing in Kathmandu, where you will experience the culture, religion, traditions, and localities of Nepali people. Basically, the art, pagoda style temples, Stupas and local bazaar are the major attractions of your tour, however, your guide will explain to you each different story after all of that car will drop you to your hotel.
DAY 3: Fly to Lukla (2860mtr) And trek to Phakding Sherpa village(2660m).
It is your adventure flying day to Lukla airport early in the morning, you may not get your breakfast that early in your hotel but some hotel might give you packing lunch that you can have when you will be in the airport. 28-minute flight over super high green mountains and valley you will reach at Lukla located at 2860 meter, where you can get a cup of tea in the restaurant and manage your bags or 3 more hours walking to Taking. Your first day walking trip goes through Sherpa traditional house, majestic open valley and Dudh Kosi river, farming area and picturesque hills along the way. That night you sleep at Phakding lodge.
DAY 4: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3450m).
Day 2nd is the longest day than day 1 from Lukla which is about 6 hours walking and 850 meters ancient via pine forest and many high suspension bridges. First, 3 hours the walking route is gradually up hills beyond the Dudh Koshi river through Monjo, Jorsalle, Toktok, Banker than after the trail going to be quite difficult as it is stine made steps steeply going up to Namache bazaar through big Pine forest. But I another hand it is your first day to see Mt Everest and many other mountains over 6000 meter high. After completing 6 to 7 hours long day, you will arrive at Namche Bazaar which is beautiful mountain bazaar where you will sleep that night.
DAY 5: Acclimatizing day
Namche Bazaar is quite high already from sea level this is why we suggest you to spent one extra night to acclimatize and also you can make an hour sight walking tour which helps you there not to get mountain sickness. Sagarmatha national park museum and the viewpoint to see many mountains and green south valley including Mt Everest will be your merits from sight walk at rest day. Spent the night in the same guest house.
DAY 6: Trek to Tengboche(3890m).
After spending 2 night and one full day in Namche Bazaar, your body must be refined again for next adventure to Tengboche, the trails climb up first 20 minutes from Namche bazaar than recently the paradise view or mountain and wide and flat walking trail leads you to Kingma and Sanasa after 2 hours walking. The Himalayan wonders and spectacular views leads you down to the Funki that from Sanasa through rocky downhill and fine forest however after reach Funky Thaga we will get your lunch or at list some snacks because The rest trail to go is not so easy part as it is climbing big hill about 2 hours than you reach Tangbuche, you all going to spend one night there.
DAY 7: Trek to Dingbuche(4360m)
It is another superb day of your trip that each and every step you walk up gradually you will see much interesting nature, such as changing weather, wild animals, close view of high Mountains, open area which it will help you to get panorama picture and crystal clear river from Imja lake and island peak. It is moderate to walk that most o the time you have to walk Gradual up but must easier than a day before. Passing some beautiful cultural Sherpa village Pangbuche and Somare the trails going to be wider and inbound nature to Dingbuche which is 4 to 5 hours walking day. Overnight at Dingbuche Sherpa village.
DAY 8: the Acclimatized day at Dingboche
It is your another best day not to be rush and all packing your bags and breakfast such a things you sleep longer than another day because you are resting but after you weak up you need to go up another 300 meter hike with your guide without bag just water and camera than back to hotel spent the 2nd night there.
DAY 9: Trek from Lobuche (4940m)
After early breakfast, we start to walk to get another beautiful destination for the night. The trail goes up for about 20 minutes on an open dirt hill than slowly goes easy waking on a dry lawn beyond. Most of the time the trail goes slowly up but in total, you have to ancient about 600 malls together till Lobuche. Sleep there at the tea house.
Day 10: Trek to Gorakshep (5180m) and base camp of Everest(5364m).
It is your final proper uphill walking day and also the major part of your trip. It is about 3 hours walk through some rocky path, valley. When you reach Gorak Shep you will get your room and Lunch than trek to Everest base camp which is also rocky path Hiking but without your bags. Just need to carry your most essential things such as Water bottle, Medicine, Dry food etc. after your long journey you going to stay one night at Gorakshep.
DAY 11: Gorakshep to Kalapather than decent to Pheriche (4210m)
This is the most highlighted day of the trek because of the insane viewpoint Kalapather(5550mtr), which is just in front of Mt. Everest and it’s about 1.30 hour to 2 hrs from Gorakshep without a backpack and hide down to Pheriche in the same day, which will take about 5 hours. Overnight at Pheriche.
DAY 12: Pheriche- Namche bazaar(3450m).
After long days walking a day before and your sleep like a baby at Pheriche you should be ready again in the morning get your breakfast then walk down to Pangbuche(4000m), which is easy walking, magnificent snow cam high mountain views than lovely river along the way. It is also quite long descending day about 800 meters but you will have a great hot shower, fresh and good food at Namche after you reach via same way you took on the way up. Spend the 2nd last day of your EBC trek at Namche.
DAY 13: Trekking to Lukla(2860)
It is your last adventure in a grate Himalaya region. It is also the same way back but you don’t have any stress and all joyful steeps descending to Dorsally through beautiful pine forest and your last Everest view from Durbin Danda which is middle of the forest. After 2 hours downhill you going cross some high and lovely bridge than Jorsalle, Minjo one by one with your every 30-minute walk there is some small village. The last bit before you reach Lukla will be quite steep otherwise the trails lead you the local Sherpa village, farming, monastery and the massif valley to the south-east. When you reach Lukla you will spend your last farewell dinner with your porters, some time might be with the guide if your guide is going back again to the trek however this is the day when your staff will expect you tip.
DAY 14: Lukla to Kathmandu flight
It is a 30-minute flight in the morning from Lukla and your last adventure more to go. After 30 minute flight, you reach in Kathmandu airport than we transfer you to the hotel, which is also 25-minute drive in a private Car/Jeep. Overnight in Kathmandu hotel.
DAY 15: Final Departure Day
After almost 2 weeks walking in the Himalaya sadly, we have to say bye and see you soon but we will drop you to the airport by private vehicle as per the deal and our rules.
Note: The above itineraries are just a subject to change due to groups condition beyond our control. This is a Guideline showing tentative camp night stops. The physical, technical and natural condition may change this above itinerary after consulting to your guide or assistance guide.