Everest Base Camp Trekking is a marvelous journey towards an abode of world’s tallest mountain Mt. Everest (8848 m). Rejoice over 25 snowcapped mountains vistas and relish impeccable hospitality of intrepid mountaineering clan of Sherpa over a fortnight of Himalayan walking adventure journey of Nepal. If you wish to create the momentous tale of wilderness adventure including Sherpa culture then it is an ideal choice to make.

A journey of Everest Base Camp Trekking is not an ordinary wilderness holiday activity in Nepal. It is once in a lifetime opportunity. Numerous prodigious trekking trails of Nepal look flat in comparison to this trek in Nepal. Joyous yet adventurous mountain flight to world’s most extreme rated airport the Tenzing Hillary Airport Lukla is the first activity.

Upon meeting rest of the crew members in Lukla we set our foot on course towards Phakding. A tranquil trail along the Dudhkoshi River and various hamlets paves way for trekkers to reach Namche Bazaar. Behold iconic Larpchen Bridge before walking uphill to Namche. The first sight of Everest can be seen about 20 minutes before reaching the marketplace of Sherpa people. Namche Bazaar (3440 m) is a vibrant Himalayan town in which most of the Khumbu region depends for daily supplies.

Acclimatization is a key for successful completion of high altitude trekking. Hiking to Everest View Hotel as part of acclimatization endows breathtaking scenery of numerous mountains. Tabuche, Kwangde, Thamserku, Amadablam, Lhotse, Nuptse and Everest will make your day as Mountain Vistas’ day.

Trekkers traverse through pine and rhododendron forests including uphill as well as downhill towards Tengboche (3860 m). This is the spiritual heartland of Sherpa people and the entire Khumbu.

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During Manirimdu Festival the monastery holds special festive activities. After getting blessings from monks of monastery we set out our trip of Everest Base Camp Trekking to Dingboche via Pangboche. Trekkers will start to notice the change in vegetation and landscape. Another acclimatization break takes place in Dingboche (4400 m). Hiking of Nagarshan Hill (5100 m) is final acclimatization activity. Trekkers trek past Thukla Memorial before reaching Lobuche after acclimatization day in Dingboche.

Thukla Memorial is for remembering heroes who lost their lives during the Everest expedition. The most cherished day of trekking falls on this day. Trekkers will walk through moraines beside Khumbu glacier and reach Gorakshep. About 1.5 hours of walking will finally land trekkers at Everest Base Camp (5364 m).

Capture these precious moments as much as possible. During mountaineering season trekkers will be amazed to see a vibrant base camp with many expeditions group camping. Experience the sun rising or sun setting too from as high as up to 5545 m (Kalapathar). Relishing jaw-dropping scenery of sun rising from the casement of Himalayas is definitely an iconic moment of travel tale. Everest Base Camp Trekking package for trekking vacation in Nepal would make you glued to the exciting places of the Khumbu region from mountains to Sherpa Village and from glacial rivers to the alpine forests.

Additional information

Age12+
DatesFeb-May, Sep-Dec
Trip DifficultyModerate
Duration15 Days
  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 02Kathmandu Sightseeing tour and Pre-trip meeting
  • Day 03Fly to Tenzing Hillary Airport at Lukla (2800m) and Trek to Phakding (2610m)
  • Day 04Trek to Namche (3440m)
  • Day 05Acclimatization Day at Namche
  • Day 06Trek to Tengboche (3874m)
  • Day 07Trek to Dingboche (4400m)
  • Day 08Acclimatization Day at Dingboche
  • Day 09Trek to Lobuche (4940m)
  • Day 10Trek to Gorakshep (5180) and Everest Base Camp (5364m)
  • Day 11Hike to Kalapatthar (5545m) and trek down to Pheriche (4200m)
  • Day 12Walk back to Namche
  • Day 13Trek down to Lukla
  • Day 14Fly back to Kathmandu
  • Day 15Drop to Airport for your final departure

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