Everest Base Camp Trekking
An Everest base camp trek is the adventure of a lifetime, a journey for those whose dreams soar higher than even the clouds. Miles from cars, conveniences, and daily luxuries, you’ll saturate your spirit in natural beauty and stretch your personal endurance beyond what you thought possible. The path begins in ancient Kathmandu, where you’ll acclimate and explore the city at your leisure while anticipating your ascent. Your trek to Everest Base Camp at 5,364m (over 3.5 miles!) to the base of the world’s tallest mountain will bring you over suspension bridges spanning chasms of thin air, through hidden Buddhist monasteries, and into the heart of the warm, rugged Sherpa culture. As you travel alongside thrillseekers and photographers from all over the globe, you’ll spy Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Makalu – three of Earth’s 10 tallest peaks! You’ll rest easy at night in cozy, traditional teahouses knowing that our experienced, knowledgeable guides and porters are there to ensure the safest, most enjoyable, most fascinating experience possible. You’ll support local economies, discover hidden strengths in yourself, and make both friends and memories that will last a lifetime. What are you waiting for?
WHAT’S INCLUDED ?
• 14 day adventure, 11 of which include 3 meals a day
• 2 nights of accommodation in Kathmandu, breakfast included
• Round-trip airfare between Kathmandu and Lukla
• Accommodation while trekking
• Airport transfers
• Everest trekking permit and TIMS (traveler security) Card
• Fully-licensed, English-speaking guide
• Porter service
• Local and government taxes
• Farewell dinner
• 1 Himalayan wonders T-shirt
Trip Itinerary(14 Days)
Day 01: Board an early morning flight from Kathmandu to Lukla (2886m.) which will take about 35 minutes.
Day 02: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m.) which will take approximately five hours.
Day 03: Rest day at Namche Bazaar (3440 m.) for acclimatization.
Day 04: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3867m.) which will take about five hours.
Day 05: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche (4260m.) which will take approximately five hours.
Day 06: A rest day at Dingboche (4260 m.) for acclimatization.
Day 07: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4930m.) which will take about five and half hours.
Day 08: Trek from Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5486m.) via Gorakshep (5180m.) which will take about seven hours.
Day 09: Trek from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar (5545m.) and then to Pheriche (4243m.) which will take about six hours.
Day 10: Trek from Pheriche to Tyangboche (3867 m.) which will take approximately four hours.
Day 11: Trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar (3440 m) which will take about four and half hours.
Day 12: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Phakding (2640m.) will take about four hours.
Day 13: Trek from Phakding to Lukla (2886m) will take about three hours.
Day 14: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu which will take about 35 minutes.