Everest Base Camp Trek (EBC) is a lifetime adventurous experience blended with spectacular views of mountains, cultural diversity, biodiversity, and spiritual experience. Away from city noise, busy daily schedule, this trek gives you the best opportunity to be amazed by the mountains raising high in the air, wide rim of green vegetation surrounding valleys and villages, red rhododendron blooming full in the forests, soothing hum of monks in the monasteries, holy flags blowing in the Himalayan wind, and cheerful smiles of inhabitants with their curious little children looking at you everywhere. Never miss this opportunity to reach at the base of the world's highest peak.
The trek isn't much difficult, as anybody with moderate fitness and good health can complete this trek without any hurdles. But, throughout the trek remaining calm, patient, healthy, punctual, and steady is essential. Can you manage walking for 6-8 hours a day on an average? Then, this is the trek for you. Don't settle until you collect some experience in EBC!
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Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu
Day 2 : Flight to Lukla/ Trek to Phakding
Day 3 : Trek to Namche Bazar
Day 4 : At Namche Bazar
Day 5 : Trek to Tengboche
Day 6 : Trek to Dingboche
Day 7 : At Dingboche
Day 8 : Trek to Lobuche
Day 9 : Trek to Gorakshep-Everest Base Camp-Gorakshep
Day 10 : Trek to Kalapatthar/ Return Trek: to Pheriche
Day 11 : To Namche Bazar
Day 12 : To Phakding/Lukla
Day 13 : To Kathmandu
Day 14 : At Kathmandu
Day 15 : Departure
Day 1 : Arrival at KathmanduWelcome to Kathmandu. Our representative shall receive you from the airport and take you to your hotel where you shall take rest and freshen up. You can do a quick shopping for the trek in the valley. After we debrief you about the trek, we shall enjoy Nepalese cuisines in the Welcome dinner. Stay overnight at Kathmandu.
Altitude: Kathmandu: 1,350 m
Day 2 : Flight to Lukla/ Trek to PhakdingThe flight normally takes 20-30 minutes from Kathmandu to reach Lukla. We shall, then, trek towards Phakding through Chaurikharka Village, Cheplung Village, along with the Dudh Koshi River, witnessing the view of Mt. Khumbila. It shall take 3-4 hours from Lukla to reach Phakding. Stay overnight at Phakding.
Altitude : Lukla: 2,800 m; Phakding: 2,652 m
Day 3 : Trek to Namche BazarAfter breakfast in the morning, we shall cross lengthy suspension bridge over Dudh Koshi River and reach Monjo Village through dense forest full of pines. We shall approach the Everest National Park and trek down to Dudh Koshi River again. Crossing the bridge we shall pass through Jorsale Village, we ascend uphill before reaching Namche Bazar. Overnight at Namche Bazar.
Altitude : Namche Bazar: 3,438 m
Day 4 : At Namche BazarWe shall spend this day to let our body acclimatize with the altitude, and explore Namche Bazar and nearby valley. Namche Bazar also has a museum that has monuments and records of Sherpas. This is the last place where one can find an ATM in the trek. We might visit the Sagarmatha National Park and witness some mountains from there.
Altitude : Namche Bazar: 3,438 m
Day 5 : Trek to TengbocheNet day after having breakfast, we shall descend to the riverside, pass through forest, cross the river, and ascend a steeply uphill. Tengboche is considered as the popular place in this region as it offers spectacular views of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, and Ama Dablam. We shall spend some time at the Tengboche monastery. Stay overnight at Tengboche.
Altitude : Tengboche: 3,870 m
Day 6 : Trek to DingbocheDescending through forest rich in rhododendron, birch, and confer, passing Debuche and crossing Imja River, we shall arrive at Pangboche. Through upper Pangboche trail, we pass through Imja Valley and Lobuche River. Then the trail requires ascending leading us to Dingboche. Stay overnight at Dingboche.
Altitude: Dingboche: 4,360 m
Day 7 : At DingbocheField with buckwheat, potato and barely offer a beautiful scene in this village. We shall spend this whole day at Dingboche, climb a ridge and let our body acclimatize with the altitude. The ridge offers the views of Mt. Cho Oyu, Makalu, Lhotse, Taboche Peak, Cholatse Peak, Lobuche West Peak, Lobuche West Peak, and so forth. Overnight at Dingboche.
Altitude : Dingboche: 4,360 m
Day 8 : Trek to LobucheWe shall ascend a challenging steeply uphill are reach to Dungla. Dungla has the stupas made in the memory of the death of trekkers. Then through mountain terrain, terminal moraine of Khumbu Glacier, witnessing the views of Mt. Mahalangur, Pumori, Khumbutse, and Lingtren, we reach Lobuche. Stay overnight at Lobuche.
Altitude : Lobuche: 4,940 m
Day 9 : Trek to Gorakshep-Everest Base Camp-GorakshepThis is the day our dream comes true. Through glacier route, ascending and descending, meanderings, we reach to the Everest Base Camp. Take your cameras out! You might want to capture lots and lots of pictures at the base of the Mt. Everest. In the late afternoon, we shall return back to Gorakshep. Stay overnight at Gorakshep.
Altitude: Gorakshep : 5,180 m; Everest Base Camp : 5,364 m
Day 10 : Trek to Kalapatthar/ Return Trek: to PhericheEarly in the morning, we shall head off to Kalapatthar before the sunrise. From the top of the Kalapatthar, we shall witness another spectacular beauty of this trek—the sunrise. As the rays of sun pour over the bodies of Mt. Everest, you will be amazed by its beauty. Then we shall return back to Gorakshep, and start our return trek to Pheriche. Overnight at Pheriche.
Altitude : Pheriche: 4,288 m
Day 11 : To Namche BazarNext day, after having breakfast, we shall head off to Namche Bazar. After ascending uphill for an hour, we shall descend downhill. Through forest full with pines and rhododendron, witnessing the wildlife, passing Sansa, we shall reach to Namche Bazar after passing through another forest. Overnight at Namche Bazar.
Altitude : Namche Bazar: 3,440 m
Day 12 : To Phakding/LuklaThrough Hillary Suspension Bridge, after breakfast in the morning, we walk through few villages. Descending downhill, crossing few suspension bridges, villages, and monasteries, we shall arrive at Lukla. We shall have some memorable dinner with our guides and porters. Stay overnight at Lukla.
Altitude: Lukla : 2,800 m
Day 13 : To KathmanduIn the morning, you will catch the flight back to Kathmandu which might take around 20-30 minutes. You will be dropped at your hotel. You might want to take sufficient rest now. Let your body and mind take enough rest it deserves. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Altitude : Kathmandu: 1,350 m
Day 14 : At KathmanduThis is the day you might do some sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley. You might wish to visit some of the sites listed in UNESCO's World Heritage such as Pashupatinath, Boudhhanath, Swoyambhunath, Basantapur Durbar Square, etc. You might also want to do some shopping for your departure journey. Enjoy the Farewell dinner at a restaurant with us. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Altitude : Kathmandu: 1,350 m
Day 15 : DepartureThis is the day of your departure. Our representative shall drop you at the airport with sufficient time before your departure flight. We shall bade our goodbyes. Have a safe and happy journey back to your homeland.