EBC Trek Details:
|Max Elevation:||5,545m||Best Time:||Oct-Dec & Mar-June|
|Trekking Permits:||National Park Permit, TIMS, Local Permit||Domestic Flight:||KTM/Ramechhap-Lukla-KTM/Ramechhap|
|Guide & Porter:||Experienced||Hidden Charges:||No|
Trying to make your 2021 a special year? Well, the wait is over then. Because this year in 2021 we Pristine Nepal Treks & Expedition presents you the best of the best itinerary for the Everest Base Camp trek.
Every trekker’s dream, a paradise on the Earth, Everest Base Camp trek is once in a lifetime experience. It is a must-go & must include trekking destinations on every adventure seeker’s bucket list.
Located in the Eastern part of the Nepal, Khumbu region, EBC trek offers you outstanding views of the world’s highest mountain ranges including Mt. Everest (8,848m/29,029ft), Lhotse (8,516m/27,503ft), Cho Oyu (8,201m/26,750ft) & many others below 7,000m peaks. Throughout the trek, you can experience the true authentic lifestyle of the locals & blend yourself with nature.
- Airport picks up and drops
- Two-night hotel(deluxe hotel) in Kathmandu with breakfast on the basis of twin sharing
- Trekking guide
- Trekking guide flight tickets
- Porter (One porter for two trekkers, porters from Lukla)
- Flight ticket Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu (10 kg baggage and 5 kg hand carry)
- Lodge accommodation during the trekking
- Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner
- Seasonal fruits with dinner
- Wifi internet during trekking
- Water purification
- National park entrance fee
- Local rural municipality entrance fee
- Free coordination in emergency cases
- Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
- Nepal visa fee
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone bills, bar bills, chocolate, shower, WIFI etc
- All types of soft & hard drinks
- Tips to guide & porter
- Extra nights in Kathmandu hotel in the case early returns
- All things which are not mentioned in includes
Upon your arrival at the International Airport of Kathmandu, our team will be there to pick you up. You will then transferred to one of the deluxe hotels in Thamel for an overnight stay.
In the evening, we will have a short meeting to discuss the information about your insurance as well as the trip. Similarly, the main focus will be to give you the information regarding the trip and to let you meet with the guide.
Today your guide will come to pick you up & drive you to Ramechhap for your next day’s flight to Lukla. From Ramachhap airport you can have an easily accessible flight to Lukla.
All the domestic airline companies fly to Lukla early in the morning. You have to be there at least an hour before your flight. It is very rush and sometimes misses the flight due to road traffic from Kathmandu to Ramechhap if you drive the same day.
Today with your guide you will check all your documents & backpacks & stay in a hotel near to the airport for overnight stay.
Early in the morning, your guide will come to pick you up in your hotel. You will then go to the airport for the Lukla flight. From here your journey starts with a short scenic flight to Lukla. Upon landing at Lukla airport you will have a delicious breakfast & then start your first day of trek to Phakding.
With a slow walk via slope trail, you will reach Phakding in just 3-4 hours where you will have your lunch. Overnight stay there.
Today you will enter the Sagarmatha National Park region, which is also one of the World Heritage sites. Similarly, we will start the trek as soon as we have our breakfast in Phakding. Today you will cross 5 suspension bridges including the final 5th famous Hillary bridge.
You will have lunch at Jorsalle which is the final village before reaching the Namche Bazar. After passing Hillary bridge the trail is steep uphill till you reach Namche. And on the way, you will have your first glance of Mount Everest from viewpoint before reaching Namche Bazar.
Today is your acclimatization day. This day is very important because an acclimatization day means adjusting your body to the surroundings.
On this day, you can either visit the marketplace or you can hike to Everest view hotel where you can have a warm tea or coffee facing toward Mount Everest. Likewise, exploring the Namche Bazar is also fun as this is regarded as the capital city of the Khumbu region.
After an acclimatization day in Namche Bazar, it will be a little easy to trek to Deboche. However, walk slowly and drink lots of water to be free from Altitude sickness.
You will have lunch at Phunki Thanga & from there is a steep uphill till you reach Tyangboche. Deboche is just a 25mins walk from Tengboche. Overnight stay.
Today you will start your trek as soon as you eat breakfast. Today’s trek is steep upward to Pangboche which is also a Sherpa village. You will have your lunch at Somare which is near to Dingboche.
Similarly, from Deboche to Dingboche, it’s just 6 hours walk with extraordinary landscapes views. From here also, you will witness Mount Everest hidden between the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge as well as Ama Dablam. Overnight stay.
Today will be another rest day/acclimatization day at 4,450m in Dingboche. You can either climb to Nangkartshang Peak or explore Dingboche. Nangkartshang Peak is terribly steep upward to climb which is also very hard but totally worth it.
Today’s acclimatization day will help you to tackle altitude sickness as well as it will help you to boost your energy. Success to climb Nangkartshang Peak is the same as reaching the Mount Everest Base Camp.
After a second acclimatization day in Dingboche, you will be almost ready for Everest Base Camp. Trekking to Lobuche will be easy as pie if you have climbed to Nangkartshang Peak.
That is why we will walk early in the morning after a delicious breakfast. You’ll have a lunch break at Thukla/Dukla at 4,630m altitude. Always remember that walking slowly is the key to success while trekking as well as drink enough water. Once you come across the highest of the mountain, you’ll see several memorials of various mountaineers.
Finally, it’s your big day to achieve your goal. Today, after breakfast in Lobuche, we will head to Gorakshep which is not so hard. And from Lobuche, it will only take 3 hours minimum to reach Gorakshep. And from there, it will only take 2 hours to reach Everest Base Camp.
Similarly, it will take up to 7 hours to do the Everest Base Camp round trip. Most of the peoples get confused in Everest Base Camp whether Mount Everest can be seen or not. However, you will not see Mount Everest from Everest Base Camp. But, from Kalapathar, you can see the Mount Everest Base Camp for which you will hike there the next day.
After a tremendous experience of Mt. Everest base camp, it’s time to trek back to Lukla. But before heading down we will hike to Kalapatthar, the highest viewpoint in the world. It presents panoramic views of the entire Mount Everest massif. Get ready to shot these views.
From there you will head downhill all the way to Pheriche 4,200. If you can walk further then you can head down to Pangboche. Overnight stay in Pheriche or Pangboche.
You will be amazed by how easy it is to head back to Namche Bazar. You will be full of energy again because you will have no problem on breathing as you ascend down to 3,440m. If you were having sleep disorder at higher altitude then get to the bed early as you will have sound sleep here.
Today is the last day in the Everest region after accomplishing the EBC trek. Head down back to Lukla with sweet memories & selfies. You will have your lunch at Phakding & overnight stay in Lukla.
Early morning after a delicious breakfast you will fly back to Kathmandu, bidding the Everest peaks goodbye for the last time. You will land at Kathmandu airport after a short 30mins scenic flight. After your arrival, our team will come to pick you up. Similarly, today will be our treat for a successful trip or lets say a farewell party.
Today you will be transferred to international airport approximately three hours before your scheduled flight by one of our representative.
With a sweet memories together but not as the last time, we will bid farewell hoping to see you again in future.