Everest Base Camp Trek 2021 - 15 Days

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Trip Facts

  • Group Discount Up To 10%
  • Medium/Hard
  • Lodge/Tea House/Hotel
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1+

Everest Base Camp trek 2021 and 2022 is one of the most awaited trekking adventures in the world at this moment. So, are you excited for the lifetime experience soon after this pandemic ends where you could just relax and enjoy the ravishing mountains and nature?

So, prepare yourself for this 15-day epic journey to Everest Base Camp and let all your stress and sacrifices wash away caused by the pandemic.

Everest Base Camp Trek 2021 Overview:

Everest Base Camp Trek is undoubtedly the one and only ultimate goal for all the trekkers to seek and conquer the Everest region. It is not just a trek but an emotion for peoples.

Since the Everest Base Camp Trek will be re-opened after a year-long shutdown, you can expect a whole lot of different unique experiences in the year 2021.

As you know better, the foods in the EBC trail are unique & delicious, the mountain views, landscapes, and vegetation are more pleasing. But the changes you will see in the year 2021 will be full of surprises where you will see the true form of nature.

With still no changes, the EBC trek kicks off from the Lukla and ends at the Lukla as well. During that time period, you will witness 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.  Not to mention you will love the authentic lifestyle of the local Sherpas with their hospitality, cultures, and traditions.

Everest Base Camp Trek Flight with Agencies:

Lukla is the gateway to most of the trekking destinations in the Everest/Khumbu region. Basically, you can reach to Lukla directly from Kathmandu or alternative way from Ramechhap airport.

Sometimes, Kathmandu airport gets very high traffic which is why domestic flights cannot be operated properly on time. That’s why you can fly to Lukla from Ramechhap airport too.

Upon your arrival at Kathmandu, you’ll be received by Pristine Nepal Treks representative and transfer to hotel in Thamel. The next day your journey starts with a 4-hour drive to Ramechhap from Kathmandu which is optional.

On your third day, you’ll fly to Lukla from Ramechhap with a scenic view on the way. It will take 25mins to reach Lukla by plane.

Cost Inclusion in Everest Base Camp Trek

  • 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

Cost Exclusion in Everest Base Camp Trek

  • Nepal visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips to guide and porter
  • Personal expenses: such as laundry, hot shower, all drinks

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival at Kathmandu & transfer to hotel

Upon your arrival at the International Airport of Kathmandu, our team will be there to pick you up. You will then be transferred to one of the deluxe hotels in Thamel for overnight stay.
In the evening, we will have a short meeting to discuss about the information of 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.

Day 2
Drive to Ramechhap from Kathmandu -04hrs

Today your guide will come to pick you up & drive to Ramechhap for your next day flight to Lukla. It will take you 4 hours to reach the Ramechhap airport. From Ramachhap airport you can have easy accessible flight to Lukla.
All the domestic airlines company 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 miss the flight due to road traffic from Kathmandu to Ramechhap if you drive the same day. That is why we bring you to Ramechhap this day before your flight to Lukla.
Today with your guide you will check all your documents & backpacks & stay in a hotel near to the airport for overnight stay.

Day 3
Fly to Lukla 2,800m from Ramechhap -25mins & trek to Phakding 2,600m -03hrs

Early in the morning, your guide will come to pick you up in your hotel. You will then go to the airport for Lukla flight. From here your journey starts with a short scenic flight to Lukla. Upon landing on 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 hours where you will have your lunch. Overnight stay there.

Day 4
Trek to Namche Bazar 3,440m from Phakding -06hrs

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 to the Namche Bazar.
It will take a minimum of 6 hours to reach 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 view point before reaching to Namche Bazar.

Day 5
Acclimatization day, visiting Everest view point

Today is your acclimatization day. This day is very important because an acclimatization day means adjusting your body with the surroundings.
On this day, you can either visit the market place or you can hike to Everest view hotel where you can have a warm tea or coffee facing toward the Mount Everest. Likewise, exploring the Namche Bazar is also fun as this is regarded as the capital city of Khumbu region.
As a matter of fact, Namche is well developed and provides internet cafes, restaurants, government offices, ATM and a cheap market from Friday evening to Saturday. Therefore, if you want to buy any souvenir then this place is the best.

Day 6
Trek to Deboche 3,740m from Namche Bazar -06 hrs

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. Deboche is just 25mins walk from Tengboche.
You will have lunch at Phunki Thanga & from there is a steep uphill. As soon as you finish the hard walk uphill, you will reach to Tengboche & take your time to explore the oldest Tengboche monastery. From there you will head to Deboche for overnight stay.

Day 7
Trek to Dingboche 4,400m from Deboche -05 hrs

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 the Mount Everest hidden between the Lhotse-Nuptse ridge as well as Ama Dablam. Overnight stay.

Day 8
Acclimatization day, hiking to Nangkartshang Peak 5,083m

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.

Day 9
Trek to Lobuche 4,910m from Dingboche -05hrs

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.
Similarly, today will be a long walk from Dingboche to Lobuche which will take up to 6 hours. 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. Similarly, the path is a little complicated to Lobuche from this place.

Day 10
Trek to Base Camp 5,360m & back to Gorakshep 5,180m -07hrs

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 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.

Day 11
Hike to Kalapathhar 5,545m & trek back to Pheriche 4,200m -08 hrs

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.

Day 12
Trek back to Namche Bazar

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.

Day 13
Trek back to Lukla

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.

Day 14
Fly back to Kathmandu

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.

Day 15
Departure from Kathmandu to home

Today you will be transferred to international airport approximately three hours before your scheduled flight by one of our representatives.
With a sweet memory together but not as the last time, we will bid farewell hoping to see you again in future.

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Everest Base Camp Trek 2021

Trip Facts

  • Group Discount Up To 10%
  • Medium/Hard
  • Lodge/Tea House/Hotel
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1+

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