Everest Base Camp Trek. Everest region is famous for trekking as well as peak climbing. Everest region offers up some of the highest treks in the world. All of the treks to Everest region start from Lukla (or below) to Phakding and head north to the village of Namche Bazaar at an elevation 3,436M. The trail to the Everest are often steeply ascending or descending, you share the path with yaks and mules, and the altitude makes the effort harder. The primary goal of an Everest trek is the Everest base camp at an elevation of about 5340 meters. But you cannot see Everest from the base camp, so most trekkers climb Kala Pattar, an unassuming 5545-meter bump on the southern flank of Pumori (7145 meters).
The Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the beautiful and the famous trekking destination of Nepal. It is high on the bucket list for many trekkers. Everest base camp situated at an elevation of 5,380m. Brace yourself for the most exotic and beauteous journey of your lifetime!
Day 01 – Arrive in Kathmandu (1,400 m). Overnight at a Hotel.
Day 02 – Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour. Rest of day at leisure.
Day 03 – Fly To Lukla (30 Minutes Flight), Trek To Phakding (2651m): 3-4 Hours Of Trek
Day 04 – Phakding To Namche Bazaar (3438m): 5 – 6 Hours
Day 05 – Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar: (3440m)
Day 06 – Namche Bazaar To Tengboche (3870m): 5- 6 Hours
Day 07 – Tengboche To Dingboche (4360m): 5 – 6 Hours
Day 08 – Dingboche: Acclimatization
Day 09 – Dingboche To Lobuche (4600m):5 – 6 Hours
Day 10 – Lobuche To Gorakshepe (5170m), Visit Everest Base Camp (5364m), Back To Gorakshep: 7 – 8 Hours
Day 11 – Gorakshepe To Kala Patthar (5,545m) To Pheriche (4,288m): 7-8 Hours
Day 12 – Pheriche To Namche Bazaar (3,440m): 7 – 8 Hours
Day 13 – Namche Bazaar To Lukla (2,800m):5 – 6 Hours
Day 14 – Fly Back To Kathmandu
Day 15 – Leisure Day in Kathmandu
Day 16 – Kathmandu-Final Departure
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LOCATION: Everest Base Camp Trek
ELEVATION: 5550 m
CURRENCY: Nepalese rupee (NPR)
Nearest Airport: Tribhuvan International Airport, Lukla Airport
TIME ZONE: Nepal Standard Time (UTC+05:45) DST not observed
PERMIT NEEDED: TIMS, Entrance Sagarmatha National Park
SEASONS: March, April, May, August, September, October, November
TRAVEL STYLE: ACTIVE
Simple and clean hotels and hostels (Teahouse/Lodge); affordable public and private transport; many optional activities.
SERVICE LEVEL: BASIC
Quality accommodations,affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.