16 Nights 17 Days Everest Base camp Trek

16 Nights / 17 Days

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Max Elevation: 5,545m/ 18,193ft

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Trip starts at:: Kathmandu

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Trip ends at: Kathmandu

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Difficulty:: Strenuous

The Everest Base Camp, which is the most well-known trek in Nepal, follows a well-established path as it ascends through river valleys and over glaciers until it ultimately brings you to the foothills of Mount Everest, from which all expeditions to the mountain's south side commence.


As in early summer, the glacier will be bustling with numerous expedition campsites. Everybody wants to get to Everest Base Camp, but the true pleasures are the communities and sceneries along the trail.


The bustling Khumbu valley, town of Lukla (2,828 m) is where our EBC trip begins. Unquestionably one of the trek's highlights is the Buddhist monastery in this area, which boasts a vibrant collection of sacred artwork and a stunning Himalayan backdrop. The journey follows the Rhododendron Mountains and the Dudh Koshi River as it rises.


Some endangered species, including as Blue Sheep, Musk Deer, and numerous bird species, like the Himalayan Pheasant, Danphe, and Munal, are likely to be seen along the road. We then carried on till we arrived in Namche Bazaar, a well-liked trekking destination, particularly for acclimatizing to high altitudes.


The Imja Khola River serves as a continuation of the path from Namche Bazaar to the valley below Everest. The track then takes you to your destination, Everest Base Camp, through the traditional route through Lobuche and Gorak Shep. When we got to the EBC, we went up Kalapatthar to see the panoramic views of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest.


Join us on our Everest Base Camp Trek, a unique opportunity to experience cultural splendor, unspoiled nature, and unparalleled beauty.


Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley and preparation for the trek. Day 03: Transfer to Airport for the flight to Lukla Day 04: Phakding to Namche trek (3,440 m/11,283 ft) Day 05: Day of acclimatization at Namche (3,440 m/11,283 ft)/Hike to Khumjung Day 06: Trek from Khumjung to Tengboche (3,860m/12,660ft) Day 07: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m/14,464ft) Day 08: Acclimatization day at Dingboche Day 09: Trekking from Dingboche to Lobuche (4,940m/16,203ft) Day 10: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,164m/16,937ft), hike to EBC (5,380m/17,646ft) & trek back to Gorakshep Day 11: Trek down to Pheriche from Gorakshep (4,371m/14,336ft) Day 12: Trek from Pheriche to Tengboche (3,860m/12,660ft) Day 13: Trek from Tengboche to Monjo (2,835m/9,298ft) Day 14: Trek from Monjo to Lukla Day 15: Fly to Kathmandu from Lukla Day 16: Kathmandu Sightseeing & Rest free day for shopping and roaming around kathmandu Day 17: Departure

Detail Itinerary

We will be meeting at the Tribhuvan International Airport by a Guru Travels agent who will take you to your hotel after we arrive. Then we check in at the hotel, get ready, and rest. Guru Travels will provide a welcome supper in the evening. Spend the night in Kathmandu.

We will visit the world heritage sites of Swayambhunath Stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. The Kathmandu Durbar Square provides insight into old royalty's way of existence where as Swayambhunath, also referred to as the Monkey Temple provides the insight of peace. You will be brief about the trek in the hotel this day. Make necessary preparation for the trek.

Transport to the airport, then catch a flight to Lukla (2,840m). Begin trek to Phakding (2,610m). Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Lunch and, Dinner

Namche Bazar (3440m). The Dudh Kosi (river) will continue till it enters Sagarmatha National Park (showing or buying your entrance ticket and registering your TIMS card). After continuing to follow the river, you will begin to climb in the direction of Namche Bazar. Since this is the first altitude jump, it is crucial to ascend slowly. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Namche Bazaar to Khumjung Trek (3780m). To acclimatize, go to Hillary Memorial Viewpoint. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

From Khumjung to Tengboche, another brief day. The trail ascends a rough trail after hiking down and over the Dudh Kosi and Bhote Kosi rivers. After that, you will ascend through a forest where you could encounter a wide variety of birds and animals, such as musk deer and goat antelope. The most significant monastery for the Sherpa people is located in Tengboche. You may visit the monastery, interact with the monks, and take in expansive views of the surrounding area, including Mount Everest and Khumjung Village. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

This is the ideal day for a hike. You will witness yak pastures, chortens, monasteries, and breathtaking mountain views as you go through the Sherpa settlements of Shomare and Pheriche. The day comes to a finish at Dingboche, where you may take in lovely vistas and the mountain desert valley below. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Acclimatization day. Visit Chhukung. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Walking through the Khumbu valley on an ascent for the entire day while facing mountains on both sides. The trail falls after passing a glacier lake until you bridge a creek, then climbs back up to Dugla, where you will stop for lunch. The trail ascends sharply from Dugla to the Khumbu glacier. You will be rewarded for your effort with breathtaking views of the mountains after you reach the top of the ridge. You can take in more mountain vistas by descending back down to the Khumbu glacier moraine before finishing your day's trip in Lobuche. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Walking through the Khumbu valley on an ascent for the entire day while facing mountains on both sides. The trail falls after passing a glacier lake until you bridge a creek, then climbs back up to Dugla, where you will stop for lunch. The trail ascends sharply from Dugla to the Khumbu glacier. You will be rewarded for your effort with breathtaking views of the mountains after you reach the top of the ridge. You can take in more mountain vistas by descending back down to the Khumbu glacier moraine before finishing your day's trip in Lobuche. Lunch is a trek to Gorekshep. Visit Everest Base Camp after lunch, then spend the evening in Gorakshep. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Trek to Pheriche after ascending Kalapattar (5550m) from Gorakshep. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

A difficult day of climbing back up before resting in Tengboche. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Say goodbye to the magnificent Tengboche village. Start your trek early in the morning after breakfast because the weather in Tengboche is erratic during the day. You must descend to the Imjatse River before beginning a difficult climb that will take you to Sanasa in about an hour. The rest of the way is a twisting trail that leads to Namche Bazaar. Have lunch at one of Namche's more upscale eateries. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

You will say goodbye to the friendly folks after breakfast and then embark on the Dudh Koshi River path. The initial portion of the walk to Benkar is a downhill. You will then cross a suspension bridge and travel to Ghat to eat lunch. Continue walking in the direction of Phakding village from there. Up until you reach Chablung hamlet, there is a moderate ascent. After passing through a dense juniper and birch woodland, continue walking until you reach the Pasang Lhamu Memorial gate. You'll have arrived in the settlement of Lukla. Accommodation: Lodge Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast, you'll depart for the Tenzing Hillary Airport to catch your journey back to Kathmandu. You will notice the snow-capped mountains fading away as it takes control. Returning to Kathmandu, the hilly wonderland! When you arrive at the airport in Kathmandu, you will be taken to your accommodation. Accommodation: None Meal: Breakfast only

Today we will visit the two UNESCO world heritage site Pashupatinath & Boudhatnath. One of the most significant locations of pilgrimage for all Hindus is the Pashupatinath Temple where as the Boudhanath Stupa is one of the biggest stupas in the world. The rest day is free for shopping and to roam around Kathmandu valley on your own.

After breakfast you will be transfer to airport for your further journey.

Services Included

tick image Airport transfer in Kathmandu

tick image Domestic airfare (Kathmandu to Lukla and back to Kathmandu), as well as departure taxes

tick image All regular meals throughout the trek

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tick image Government-licensed trek

tick image Porter to assist with hikers' bags (Optional)

tick image Sagarmatha National Park Entrance Fee

Services Excluded

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