Everest Base Camp Trek and Tour - 14 Days

Duration: 14 Days   |   Based on 10 Reviews
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Hikking and Trekking
  • Transport: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Teahouses + Lodges
  • Group Size: 1-10
  • Max Elevation: 5,545 m

Everest base camp trekking and tour is a once-in-a-lifetime journey through majestic Mt. Everest 8,848 m. and more....

Everest Base Camp lodge-based trek follows the legendary classical Everest Base camp from the airstrip at Lukla. Within two weeks, this is your great chance to visit Everest Base camp, small hike up to the exceptional viewpoint of Kala Patthar at Sunrise and Sunset  to experience the mesmerizing mountain scenery of the Everest region. A memorable flight from Kathmandu to Lukla airstrip provides access to an alpine world where the environment is crystal clear and colorful prayer flags flutter from the rooftops.

Following the world famous 'Everest Base camp, we trek to the prosperous village of Namche Bazaar where spend a day for acclimatizing, before enduring our trek alongside the pouring Imja Khola to the high valley below Mt. Everest. During the course of this outstanding and moderately easy-paced trek, we visit many wonderful Sherpa villages Namchebazzar,Khumjung village and Tengboche with its famous monastery and impressive backdrop of Mt. Everest and Ama Dablam. Two nights at Dingboche, with an excellent acclimatization walk to Chukkung valley and back. This grant us the best possible preparation for our final trek from Lobuche to Everest Base camp and means we only have to spend 1 night at Gorak Shep at lodge. Providing extreme mountain views and a wonderful insight into the way of life of the tough Sherpas people, this is the perfect trip for a first visit to Nepal and the Himalayas.

Everest is more than Mountain and its base camp is more than trekking and hiking. Within this 12 days walking activities, we visit beautiful forest, Sherpa village, glacial moraines and sunrise and Sunset view from Kala Patthar. Join this lifetime adventure and live your dream! Our well train Guide close to the local culture and customs to experience. Please check our trek cost, trek day to day itinerary, services and get back to us with your thought.

Highlights

  • Exciting flight to Lukla
  • A superb lodge-based trek to Everest Base Camp
  • Stunning views of Mountains including Mt.Everest from Kala Patthar
  • Visit Sherpa town of Namche Bazaar, Khumjung village and Tengboche
  • Hillary museam and School at Syangboche
  • High- altitude three passes trek ( Renjo-La, Cho- La and Kongma- La)
  • Sagarmatha National Park (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • The biggest Khumbu glacier

Outline Itinerary

Open All Days Close All Days
Day 01: Arrival and transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu
Upon arrival in Kathmandu Airport, our airport representative will welcome you and give you short info about Kathmandu and directly drive to the Hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
  • None
  • Hotel
  • 1,350 m

Morning flight to Lukla (35 Minutes) and start the trek through Sherpa village. The trail goes gradually flat and easy to Phakding. 

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 2,620 m

You are approaching the Himalaya. Viewing all mountain and pine forest and following the yak trail takes you to Namche Bazar. On the way, you will have the first encounter of Mount Everest, Amadablam, Thamserku and many more.

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 3,440 m

Optional hike to Thame/Khumjung Monastery/Everest View Hotel.

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 3,440 m

Trek begins very easily first part then the trail goes downhill to Phunki Tanga on the riverside. From here the Buddhism was introduced into the Khumbu valley. Then ascend about 800m to Tengboche through the pine forest. 

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 3,680 m

Tengboche is the best place to view Mount Everest, Amadablam and Thamserku in the back. Tyang boche monastery is another attraction of the tourist so GAT staffs take you there in the morning to participate for Pooja and descend through the Rhododendron forest. Facing always giant mountain range towards Chhukung valley. 

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 4,400 m

Optional Explore the Chhukung Valley and back to Dingboche

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 4,400 m

As we are walking in high altitude area so we are trekking like a slog. When we cross the small river in Dhukla the path goes steep up to Lobuche. You visit Chorten, Mane stone and all panoramic view of above eight thousand meters mountain.

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 4,900 m

 You are on the lap of the Himalayan range. Gorak Shep is the initial base camp of Everest. Until 1950s climber set their camp at this place. Optional 3hrs hiked up to Everest base camp (5,360 m) and back to lodge

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 5,100 m

Early morning start your trip to Kala Patthar for amazing sunrise at the closest proximity of Lhotse and Mt. Everest and on the button, you will view the biggest Khumbu glacier. After breakfast trek to Pheriche for your comfort overnight.

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 4,250 m

Walking through the wide valley offers you the great views of Himalaya and takes your time to visit the giant Sherpa village and monastery along the way to Namche Bazar. You might see the Trans Himalayan Market in Namche Bazaar. 

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 3,440 m

Even though you are trekking back same trails but a lot of different views and Sherpa village will keep your mind busy.

  • Full Board
  • Guest House
  • 2,840 m

Take a Mountain scenic flight over the Himalaya to Kathmandu. Arrivals and transfer to Hotel. The trip will conclude here. You are open for your wellness day in Kathmandu. Evening, farewell dinner in Nepali typical restaurant.

  • Breakfast+Dinner
  • Hotel
  • 1,350 m

After having the hygienic breakfast we will transfer you to The Kathmandu Airport with private vehicle for your final departure.

  • Breakfast
  • No accommodation here

What's included

  • We will greet you at the Airport and transfer to your hotel
  • Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit.
  • Kathmandu- Lukla-Kathmandu regular flight ticket with departure tax
  • An experienced and qulalified Sherpa Guide with equipment.
  • Two-night twin sharing Hotel in Kathmandu (2/3 star Hotel) including breakfast
  • 11-Night Tea- house accommodation with full board meals.
  • All the food and lodging and salary of Sherpa Guide
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System)
  • Insurance of Nepalese Staff.
  • Trip accomplishment certificate with token of Love
  • Farewell dinner in Nepalese typical restaurant.
  • Gov't tax and VAT
  • Nepalese visa fee, Visa can be obtained on your upon arrival in Kathmandu Airport. Visa cost 30 USD, 50 USD, 125 USD for 15, 30 and 90 days respectively
  • Excess baggage charge(s)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • International flights Tickets
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Tips for guide(s), porter(s)

Price & Dates

Trip Dates Availability Price  
15 May, 2021 - 28 May, 2021 Guaranteed 1175 USD
20 May, 2021 - 02 Jun, 2021 Guaranteed 1175 USD
25 May, 2021 - 07 Jun, 2021 Guaranteed 1175 USD
30 May, 2021 - 12 Jun, 2021 Guaranteed 1175 USD
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Useful Info

Important notes - EBC Trek

  • Day one means arrival day in Kathmandu and last day is the final departure day
  • Due to the demands of traveling at high altitudes, a Passenger Self Assessment Form is required for this trip. You will be trekking on hilly terrain, generally on well-defined paths, walking between 3-7 hours per day, on average about 5 hours a day. Altitude may exceed 5545 meters.
  • A Single Supplement to have your own room is available on this trip and is applicable only to nights spent in Kathmandu.
  • In case of weather conditions leading to cancellations or delays in flights, this trip will operate on an alternate itinerary. Please see Day 1 of the itinerary for more details.
  • You must bring an emergency fund of 500 USD in cash with you on this trip, which you may need to use in case of delayed or canceled flights.
  • We advise allowing a few extra days in Kathmandu at the end of your trip should your return flights from Lukla be delayed due to weather conditions.
  • The minimum age for this trip is 12 yrs at the time of travel.
  • Please note that while we try to assist all our clients in achieving their goals, there may be times your leader makes the decision to either delay or stop your ascent based on your medical conditions and AMS symptom.

Passport and Visa:

  • All the travelers should have a 6-month validity passport. Visa can obtain on your upon arrival in Kathmandu Airport. Visa cost 30 USD, 50 USD, 125 USD for 15, 30 and 90 days respectively.

Medical and health information:

  • All travelers need to be good physical health in order to participate in this trip. Before buying this trip please read the details itinerary carefully.
  • You should consult your doctor for up to date for your Medical travel information or any necessary vaccination before departure. We suggest you to bring your personal medical kid.

Accommodation while on the EBC trekking:

Accommodation at the local lodge known as Guesthouse is simple but comfortable. Toilet and washing facilities are shared. In the guesthouse, travelers are provided twin sharing rooms with twin beds, mattresses, and pillows. In high season (March to May) and September to November) in places there are few numbers of guesthouses so sometime travelers may do dormitories. In some places, guest house depends on solar power. Remote regions, the guest house does not have a toilet and running water can mean just a hole in the ground. Hot shower facility is available in some guesthouse for a price but occasionally hot shower means a bucket of hot water which is enough to wash your body. Electricity and Wi-Fi are available in someplace for an additional cost.
Transport:

By Air: Kathmandu to Lukla flights are often cleared in the trekking seasonal time. however. all travelers are suggested to have a few backup days in the end to catch your International flight. If the flights cancel then you have the option to take a charter Heli flight and that will cost about 500 USD per person on a sharing basis. This also depends on the number of people. So make sure you have prepared your emergency fund just for in case. All the domestic flight has a strict weight limit. 10Kg of your baggage and 5Kg hand luggage are included in your tickets. Excess baggage will be charged at your own expenses.

Phone and Internet services:

Most of the hotels in Kathmandu offer free Wi-Fi with an excellent connection. While trekking Wi-Fi may be available in the teahouse for a small cost. The higher you go the more use of Wi-Fi and the internet will cost and likely the shower the speed. Remember your room may not have an electrical outlet. You have to share in the dining hall for your recharge.

Safety: Nepal is safe for travel destinations in the world. Just to be sure travelers are suggested to have their neck belt money wallet while traveling, for the safe keeping of your money, passport, and some valuable items. During your trip, you will have some free time to pursue your own interests, relax and take it easy or explore at your leisure.

Altitude sickness: Altitude sickness is a hazard, including on the Annapurna, Langtang and Everest Base Camp treks and more.. Please make sure you familiarize yourself with signs and symptoms before you leave and observe your own health during your trek.

Altitude sickness is a life-threatening fetal disease. Higher than 2,500m are at a risk of altitude sickness even though they are physically fit. It is important to be aware of these symptoms you may encounter.
Periods of sleeplessness, Occasional loss of appetite, Vivid, wild dreams at around 2,500-3,800m in altitude, Unexpected momentary shortness of breath day and night, Periodic breathing that wakes you occasionally, Blocked nose, Dry cough, Mild headache, and Vomiting …

If you are feeling nauseous, dizzy or experience other symptoms please share with your group and guide for the necessary evacuation.

Travel Insurance: Travel Insurance is compulsory for our EBC Trek. Make confident your insurance covers you for your planned activities, including travel and trekking above 3000m if this is included on your itinerary, mountain rescue services, and helicopter evacuation costs.

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