11 Nights / 12 Days on full board service
The Everest Base Camp Trekking trail passes through Sherpa settlements that are interspersed with the magnificent views of rhododendron and magnolia forests. You will realize Everest Base Camp Trek as a truly perfect adventure when you hike up to Khumbu Glacier and observe the incredible mountain vistas from the best viewpoint of Kalapatthar. Maybe that’s the reason why Mount Everest Base Camp Trek came out to be one of the most popular and spectacular trekking packages in Nepal Himalayas. The major highlights of this trek include the panorama of glorious Mount Everest along with equally stunning Pumori, Amadablam, Nuptse, Thamserku, Tawche and Kang-Tega among others.
Truly, what Nepal Everest Base Camp Trip offers is beyond what words can explain; it’s inexplicable, challenging yet equally rewarding. EBC Trek offers you more than what you have expected, with unforgettable and once in a lifetime adventure. Come; join Broad Adventure Team to experience a promising adventure in Nepal Everest Region.
The trekking trip to Everest base camp actually begins here at Tenzing and Hillary Airport at Lukla (2804m) after 35 minutes scenic flight from Kathmandu, leaving early in the morning from your hotel in Kathmandu, carrying a box of packed breakfast provided by your hotel which you ordered previous night. You will be introduced with your porters when you arrive at Lukla Airport and your guide will brief shortly about today before you begin your trek towards Phakding (2610m).
Here, now you have some spare time to explore the town and probably you would like to take some pictures of the shortest and most technical air strip in the world, while the small planes are landing and taking off. Then we begin our trek walking along the Dudh Kosi River, descends gently until Thado Koshi and passing through Chaurikharka and Ghat, to approach Phakding. Overnight at lodge.
Now we head on to Namche Bazaar, walking along the bank of the Dudh Koshi River, crossing Dudh Koshi River many times on exciting suspension bridges laden with prayer flags. After entering Sagarmatha National Park, the trail climbs steeply with breathtaking views. Namche Bazaar known as the Gateway to Everest which is home to many quality restaurants, hotels, lodges, shops, Money exchange, internet cafe and a bakery. Namche is one of the biggest villages along the whole Everest trail. Overnight at lodge.
Day begins with nice and easy morning. We are spending here one more night to be acclimatized. After your breakfast we hike up to the Everest view Hotel from where you can enjoy 360 degree view of Himalaya including Everest, Passing through the Syangboche airport(3700m), spend about an hour at the hotel with a cup of drink and back to Namche Bazaar for your lunch. Now you are free for whole afternoon to explore the town by your own. Overnight at lodge.
We head towards to Tengboche at the elevation of 3868m, 15 minutes up to Chorkyang as a starter, the trek continues along the western slope of Dodh Koshi River enjoying the magnificent views of the mountains and drop down Funki Tenga at the elevation of 3200m, where you are stopping for lunch, and steep ascend after lunch to approach the famous Tengboche Monastery. Now here you are at the Tengboche monastery, Standimg on the top of the hill offering the stunning views of Himalayan panorama blessing you for your success, where Hillary And Tenzin get blessed on way to their historical summit of Mt. Everest. The regular prayer ceremony in the Monastery commence at around 3-4 in the evening where you will be taken to observe the ceremony. Stay overnight at lodge.
From Tengboche the trail drops down to Debuche, walking along the dense rhododendron forest, and crosses a modern iron bridge on the Imja Khola from where the trail rises to Pangboche passing by several Mani walls and Manis. The trail continues gently up to Somare, where we are stopping for lunch, and another 2 hours gentle up to Dingboche which offers you superb views of Lhotse, Island Peak, and Ama Dablam. Stay overnight at Lodge.
Today is your second acclimatization day of your trek being first in Namche Bazaar earlier. After your breakfast we hike up to Nangkarsang peak (5100m), from where your first sight of mount Makalu and 360 degree view of Himalayas are available, and back to Dingboche. Whole afternoon after your lunch is free; you may wish to explore the town by your own.
Today we are continuing for Lobuche, gaining 500m vertical height, begins with 15wminutes steep up to a Chorten and the trail climbs through the valley gradually to Dugla at the end of the terminal moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. An hour steep climb pulls you up to the emotional ridge where there are hundreds of memorials in praise to the climbers who have died in this region and from where we will find ourselves surrounding by beautiful peaks. Again the trail climbs gradually to Lobuche, a small town with just a few lodges, from where you can enjoy the beautiful view of sun set on Nuptse. Stay overnight at Lodge.
Your trekking is getting harder and harder as you are getting close to your goal. Today is for the Everest base camp, your most awaited dream land, begins early in the morning from Lobuche to Gorakshep walking along the left side of the well-known Khumbu glacier and after having lunch at Gorakshep we march on to Everest base camp which takes about 5 hours round trip from Gorakshep. Head back to Gorakshep after enjoying the spectacular view of Khumbu Icefall. Stay overnight at Lodge.
Today is another tough but one of the most precious days of your trekking. The day begins with the steep ascend to Kalapatthar, a small peak which has the most magnificent views of the mountains together with the closest view of Everest, though the climbing is demanding but it is rewarding too. Now it is time to descend to Pheriche via Gorakshep picking our stuff up from there, taking slightly different route from Dugla to Pheriche. Stay overnight at Lodge.
Today we are heading down to Namche Bazaar, taking almost the same route we took on our ascending, passing through the Tengboche monastery where you may wish to have a piece of fresh baked bakery. Stay overnight at lodge.
Today we are walking all the way to Lukla from where you had started your trek, stopping in Phakding for lunch, to finish your great trip to Everest Base Camp and Kalapatthar. The night may take a place as a party night. Stay overnight at lodge.
Finally you have completed your great trip flying out to Kathmandu, enjoying an extraordinary 35 minutes scenic flight. transfer to your hotel and your trip ends here.
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