Everest Base Camp Trekking

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Duration: 15 days
Group size: 1 - 15
Everest Base Camp Trekking
kathmandu


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Duration: 15 days
Group size: 1 - 15

About this trip

 

Everest Base Camp Trek,is one of the foremost prevalent and unforgettable experience goals within the Himalayas. The landscape is impressive, bright peaks,impressive glaciers, ancient and precious monasteries are the key to sublimity.Obviously, the lovely Sherpa people,their culture and tradition add more charm to this historic trekking.We will have an exciting flight to Lukla and start guiding the adventure to Everest Base Camp in Nepal. Walking along the Dudh Koshi River, we climbed the settled settlement of the Namche Bazaar.

Everest Base Camp Trek, is one of the most popular trekking routes in the world. This trek also provides a lifetime opportunity to see some of the most breathtaking imaginable mountain Scenery. Nepal is a fascinating country and the trek gives an insight into the lives and culture of the Sherpa community. Our ascent is steady and well traverse 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 Everest Base Camp trekking is also one for the lover of high places and those wanting to push themselves to the limit. It is a tough challenge and not to be taken lightly with generally well-graded paths but some tougher sections in the Khumbu glacier.

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1,350m/4,4

Our representative from Himalaya Sanctuary will meet you after landing and custom clearance in the Tribhuwan internal Airport (TIA). Following a brief introduction and Nepali welcome, we will drive you to the hotel in Thamel. Thamel, as located in the heart of the city, you can have a first-hand experience of the valley from the drive. Overnight at a hotel in Thamel Kathmandu.


Day 02: Kathmandu Vally Sightseeing(4-

 After breakfast in the morning, you will be Proceed for Sightseeing place as given below.

  • Boudhanath Stupa, Lies about 6 km to the east of downtown Kathmandu and is the largest stupa in the valley. It looms 36 meters high and presents one of the most fascinating specimens of stupa design. Boudhanath is also known as Khasti, or dew drops, after an account that builders had to use dew to mix the mortar as Kathmandu was suffering from a severe drought during the construction of Bouddhanath.
  • Pasupatinath Temple, Pashupatinath is one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world and lies 5 km east of the city center. The richly ornamented pagoda houses the sacred Linga, or phallic symbol, of Lord Shiva. Chronicles indicate the temple’s existence prior to 400 AD. Devotees can be seen taking ritual dips in the holy Bagmati River flowing beside the temple.
  • Patan Darbar Square, Patan Durbar Square is an enchanting combination of palace buildings, artistic courtyards, and graceful pagoda temples. The former royal palace complex is the center of Patan’s religious and social life and houses a museum containing an array of bronze statues and religious objects. One remarkable monument here is a 17th-century temple dedicated to the Hindu god Krishna, built entirely of stone.
  • Swayambhunath Stupa, The Monkey Temple (World Heritage Site) Watches over the valley from the top of a hillock on its western side. The huge stupa is one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal and its establishment is linked to the creation of the Kathmandu Valley out of a primordial lake. Swayambhu is also known as Samhengu and the Monkey temple because of the countless monkeys living in the premises

Included Meal: Breakfast

Day 03: Kathmandu – Lukla – Phakding

 We take an early morning flight to Lukla and start our trek. The trail then leads to Phakding via   Cheplung village from where we get a magnificent view of Mt. Khumbila, a sacred mountain that has never been summited. Overnight at Phakding 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and  Dinner

Day 04: Phakding – Namche (3,438m)


We continue our walk on the trail that goes north up the Benkar valley. We cross Dudh Koshi River and pass Chumoa and Monjo villages leading the entrance to the Everest National Park. Then we pass Jorsale village crossing a suspension bridge and walk alongside the Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi rivers. We continue our trek ascending on a steep trail and reach Namche Bazaar. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.

 Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner  

Day 05: Acclimatization Day – Namche

  We explore Namche Bazaar and hike-up to Sagarmatha National Park and enjoy the sunrise over the Himalayas including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kongde and so on. If we are interested in a day hike, we can trek to Khumjung village. Overnight in Namche Bazaar.

 Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche

The trek until Phunki is an easy walk. From here we ascend towards Tengboche village exploring the famous Tengboche monastery which is the biggest monastery of the Everest region. It is located within the Sagarmatha National Park which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The monastery is blessed with panoramic views of the Himalayas, including Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, and Thamserku. The Tengboche Monastery opens at 3:00 pm, so if we reach there by 4 o’clock we can observe a Buddhist religious ceremony. 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner  

Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche(4,358m)

 We walk downhill to Debuche and cross the Imja River to reach Pangboche. The trek continues passing through the upper Pangboche trail and exploring the  Pangboche Monastery. We continue our walk to Dingboche via  Imja Valley and Lobuche River. Overnight at Dingboche. Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 08 : Dingboche: Acclimatization

 Spending a day in Dingboche will help us to acclimate to the high altitude. We can spend time hiking to the hill about four hours behind Dingboche to view the world’s tallest peaks including Lhotse, Makalu, and Cho Oyu. Overnight at Dingboche. 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner  

Day 09: Dingboche – Lobuche(4,928m)

 The trek continues walking around 7 hours (9 km) along the Himalayan trail heading towards the famous base camp of the world’s tallest peak exploring the breathtaking magnificent view of the mountains. The trail then continues via Dughla pass to the mountain village of Lobuche for the overnight stay. 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner  

Day 10: Lobuche – kalapattar(5,550m)

Today we continue our trek to Everest Base camp walking long day nearly 12 hours (17 km) to Gorakshep. After reaching Gorak shep, check-in at the lodge, have lunch and walk to the Base Camp to enjoy amazing views of Nuptse, Khumbuste and Pumori mountains. Then we walk back to Gorakshep from the base camp for overnight stay. 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner


Day 11: Gorakshep – pheriche

 After early breakfast, we walk up to the highest point of the trek, Kalapatthar for a magnificent view of the world’s tallest Everest and several other mountains like Lingtren, Khumbutse, and Changtse mountains. It takes about three hours to reach the top. After spending some time at the summit of Kala Patthar, we walk back to Gorak Shep for lunch which is relatively easier than hiking up to Kala Patthar. After lunch, we hike down to Pheriche to spend the night. 

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 12: Trek to Namche Bazaar(3,500m)

 Leaving the mountains behind us, our descent takes us through Pangboche and Tengboche before continuing to the town of Namche Bazaar. We arrive back to Namche in the afternoon. Overnight at a guesthouse. 

Included Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 13: Trek to Lukla (2,804 m) – 6 hr

 This is our last day of trekking as we return to Lukla where the trek began. We enjoy this time to reflect on the trek as a group and the personal achievement of all those who took part. The afternoon is free, so you can wander about, relax and enjoy a hot shower! In the evening, have a few celebratory drinks and dance with your trek mates. Overnight at a guesthouse.

 Included Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Day 14: Lukla – Kathmandu (1400 m)

 We catch an early morning flight to Kathmandu after our long mountain journey. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel. We take you for a cultural dinner in the evening. Overnight in Kathmandu. 

Included Meals: Breakfast and Dinner  

Day 15: Departure Day

 Our driver will transfer you to the International Airport for your onward Destination. 

Included meals: Breakfast



Note: To avoid the risk of missing your International flight we always suggest you have 2 to 3 days extra at the end of your trip because the flight from Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu Often delayed or canceled due to bad weather conditions. If the flight to Lukla is canceled for more than 3 days, then, in that case, we will possibly change the itinerary for something equally better alternative trek.          

What’s included

  • Airport Pick up and drop
  • 3-star category hotel
  • Teahouse accommodation
  • omestic flights
    omestic flights (Kathmandu- Lukla -Kathmandu)
  • Sightseeing
    City tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
  • Guide and Porter
    An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trekking guide. Porter service (1 porter will be provided for 2 trekkers)
  • Duffel Bag
  • Staff Salary
    Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food, and accommodation
  • Permit
    All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • Taxes
    Medical kit (carried by your trek leader) All government and local taxes
  • Fees
    Nepalese visa fee Excess baggage charge(s) Entrance Fee for Sightseeing
  • Extra or upgrade Room
    Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and Dinner in Ktm
    Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Flight and Insurance
    International flights Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal Expenses
    Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills,hot and cold drinks , battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water,Tea, Coffee, hot shower, etc.)
  • Tip
    Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

Itinerary

Day 1
Kathmandu Arrival (1,350m/4,428ft)

 

Our representative from Himalaya Sanctuary will meet you after landing and custom clearance in the Tribhuwan internal Airport (TIA). Following a brief introduction and Nepali welcome, we will drive you to the hotel in Thamel. Thamel, as located in the heart of the city, you can have a first-hand experience of the valley from the drive. Overnight at a hotel in Thamel Kathmandu.


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Himalayan Sanctuary Adventure (HSA) is a privately owned Travel and Trekking Management Company founded in 2015, serving both the corporate and leisure traveller. Our head office is located in Kathmandu, and we strive to offer excellent travel and trekking experiences year-round, at a reasonable cost. HSA is a member of the Trekking Agencies Association of Nepal (TAAN), Village Tourism Promotion Forum Nepal (VITOF) and Tourism Industry Division. We offer everyone the opportunity to discover and appreciate the beauty and challenge of our