EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK – 12 Days

  •   Destination: everest base camp
  •  Activities: trekking, city tour in kathmndu
  •   Trip Grade: A
  •   Departure from: Kathmandu
  •   Arrival on: Kathmandu
  •  Group size: 1-12
  •  Best Seasons: Sept- Oct- Nov & March- April- May
  •   Meals: All Meals are Included (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner with Tea/ Coffee) - during the trek
  •   Accomodation: All Accommodations are included during the entire trip. In Kathmandu , pokhara - 3Star level Hotel. During the trek- Lodge as per itinerary.
  •   Transportation: All Transportation

      Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the most popular treks in the world’s highest mountains. The trekking trail goes through the Sagarmatha national park -a world heritage site. The trail takes us to Sherpa villages, many monasteries, stupas and into the garden of Himalayas. This is the best destination for natural lovers & adventurers. Everest base camp trek starts from Lukla (Kathmandu to Lukla by Flight) and follow the beautiful river Dudhkoshi which passes through several Sherpa villages (Sherpa- Ethnic people living in the high Himalayas). Namche bazaar is the biggest village in khumbu region, here has several Souvenir and Clothing shops, Café, good internet, better lodges, Money exchange counters, etc. People here are nice and friendly. The village have old monasteries and gompas to visit around and also got National park’s head quarter office. Little up from Namche bazar you have first best view of Mt. Everest 8848 meter, Mt. Lhotse 8516m, Nupste 7861m, Aama dablam 6812m and more mountains on view. From Tengboche all mountains are closer and you can even view them from your bedroom or dining hall or if you just step out of the door to see best Himalayan mountain view. You can see sunrise or sunset view from here making you feel that you are in heaven on earth! The path continues to ascend to the villages of Pangboche (3930 meter), Pheriche (4200 meter), Dinboche (4358 meter) finally reaching to khumbu glacier. The path follows the glacier, first to Lobuche then to Gorakshep and finally to EBC. The views are spectacular as you continue to walk to Gorakshep (5100 meter)- the last settlement before reaching EBC. The Everest base camp is 2.5 to 3 hrs gentle walk form Gorakshep. From Everest base camp you can have a closer spectacular view of Khumba icefall. And you’ll have a best view point- Kalapather(5550 meter), from here you can get 360 degree  mountain view including awesome view of Mt. Everest (8848 meter), Nupste, Pumari mountain, Aama dablam, Tabuche, Lobuche and many more Himalayan view.

 

 Apex Nepal Treks & Tours” is a guide owned company in Nepal. And we organize best “Everest Base Camp” trek in Nepal. 

Trip Highlights

  • Garden of Himalayas including top of the world, Mt Everest 8848
  •  Higher elevation Shrepa villages
  • Kingdom of Buddhist, Several Monasteries, stupa, etc.
  • Close view of Khumbu icefull
  • World natural heritage site Sagarmatha national park
  • Best place for seeing sunrise / Sunset views on Himalayas
  • Beautiful villages:  Namche, Khumjung, Panboche,Dinboche, etc.
  • Home of Everest Conquerors
  • Has some wild animals and himalayan birds
  • Can see Yeti real scalp & Hand (Not scientifically proven but some local people do believe it)
  • Several kinds of local foods, etc.

 

Day to Day Itinerary

Day01: Arrival in Kathmandu and trip preparation (1,300m)

Day02: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m), 3 – 4 hours trek

Day03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m), 5 – 6 hours

Day04: Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar, (3,440m)

Day05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m), 5 – 6 hours

Day06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m), 5 – 6 hours

Day07: Dingboche: Acclimatization

Day08: Dingboche to Lobuche (4940 m), 5-6 hours

Day09: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 m), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364 m), 6-7 hours

Day10: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545m) to Pherice (4,288m), 7-8 hours

Day11: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m), 6 – 7 hours

Day12: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,860m), 6 – 7 hours

Day13: Fly to Kathmandu

Day14: Final departure

What's Included

    • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
    • 3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu 
    • Teahouse accommodation during the trek
    • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
    • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
    • Domestic flights (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu)
    • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
    • Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary
    • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trek leader and assistant trek leader (6 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
    • Sleeping Bag (as per Required )
    • trekking sticks / poles (as per Required )
    • first Aid medicine kit
    • Certificate of Achievement
    • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
    • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
    • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits, TIMS
    • All government and local taxes

 

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Accommodations

All Accommodations are included during the entire trip. In Kathmandu , pokhara – 3Star level Hotel. During the trek- Lodge as per itinerary.

Meals

All Meals are Included (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner with Tea/ Coffee) – during the trek

Best Time to Travel

Sept- Oct- Nov & March- April- May

Day01: Arrival in Kathmandu and trip preparation (1,300m)

Day02: Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding (2,651m), 3 – 4 hours trek

Day03: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,438m), 5 – 6 hours

Day04: Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar, (3,440m)

Day05: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,870m), 5 – 6 hours

Day06: Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m), 5 – 6 hours

Day07: Dingboche: Acclimatization

Day08: Dingboche to Lobuche (4940 m), 5-6 hours

Day09: Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 m), visit Everest Base Camp (5,364 m), 6-7 hours

Day10: Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545m) to Pherice (4,288m), 7-8 hours

Day11: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3,440m), 6 – 7 hours

Day12: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,860m), 6 – 7 hours

Day13: Fly to Kathmandu

Day14: Final departure

What's Included

    • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
    • 3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu 
    • Teahouse accommodation during the trek
    • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
    • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
    • Domestic flights (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu)
    • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
    • Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary
    • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trek leader and assistant trek leader (6 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
    • Sleeping Bag (as per Required )
    • trekking sticks / poles (as per Required )
    • first Aid medicine kit
    • Certificate of Achievement
    • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
    • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
    • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits, TIMS
    • All government and local taxes

 

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