Pokhara-6, Gaurighat, Lakeside, Shivamandir Marga

Everest Base Camp (EBC)

The Everest Base Camp EBC)Trek lets trekkers grip that feeling of proud accomplishment as one reaches the base camp despite all the challenges that pertain both physically and mentally. After the first cresting of the summit of Everest by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa in 1953- the Everest Base Camp Trek since has become an experience of a lifetime, one that is sure to remain in the minds of travelers forever.

Starting the journey from Kathmandu the capital city of Nepal, Everest Base Camp Trek shows a wide diversity in the topographical aspect of the country. A short 30 minutes flight from Kathmandu to Lukla presents wonderful landscapes that are painted in different shades of green. The journey ahead from Lukla presents uneven mountain paths that go through various villages and dense green woods. The colorful way of the prayer flags tied on top of the stupas and monasteries found on the Everest Base Camp Trek sanctions a spiritual touch to the journey. Visit the holy Tengboche monastery from where the sights of mountain peaks are ravishing.

Some of the major culminations of the Everest Base Camp Trek include the Sagarmatha National Park, Namche Bazaar, hike to the Everest View Hotel, the Tengboche monastery and visit the famous vantage point at Kala Patthar. Famous for its utterly captivating view of Mount Everest- Kala Patthar is a jovial vantage point in the trekking journey. A beautiful town in the Everest region- Namche Bazaar is full of shops and hotels. Taking the role of the main trade center between Nepal and Tibet, Namche is an only Gateway to Everest where magnificent sights of many surrounding peaks can be seen from. Views of peaks like Nuptse Himal, Lhotse Peak, Mount Ama Dablam and the Khumbu Glacier present themselves from the Everest Base Camp like celestial epiphanies. Your gaze will fleet from one site to the other as you stand between the rising pinnacles of the mountains like a conqueror in your own rights.

  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing tour and preparation for the Trek
  • Day 03: Fly to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft) Duration: 3 hours
  • Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft) Duration: 6 hours
  • Day 05: Namche Bazaar- Everest View Hotel- Namche
  • Day 06: Namche to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft) Duration: 5 hours
  • Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m/14464ft) Duration: 5 hours
  • Day 08: Dingboche - Nagerjun (5100m/16728ft) and return to Dingboche, 6 hours
  • Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m/16105ft) Duration: 5 hours
  • Day 10: Lobuche - Everest Base Camp (5364m/17594ft) - Gorekshep (5181m/16994ft) Duration: 8 hours
  • Day 11: Gorakshep - Kala Patthar (5545m/18188ft) - Gorakshep - Pheriche (4210m/13809ft) Duration: 7 hours
  • Day 12: Pheriche to Namche (3440m/11283ft) Duration: 7 hours
  • Day 13: Namche to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) Duration: 7 hours
  • Day 14: Lukla to Kathmandu
  • Day 15: Reserve day in Kathmandu
  • Day 16: Farewell

Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration : 16 Days
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  • Activity : Trekking
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