Everest base camp trek itinerary
Day 01: Picks up from arrival & drive to the hotel
Day 02: Kathmandu heritage sightseeing & preparation for trekking
Day 03: Fly to Lukla 2,800m & trek to Phakding 2,660m - 4hrs
Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazar 3,440m – 6 hrs
Day 05: Acclimatization day, visit Syangboche 3,800m
Day 06: Trek to Tyangboche 3,810m – 6 hrs
Day 07: Trek to Dingboche 4,450m – 6 hrs
Day 08: Rest day (you may climb some higher peaks)
Day 09: Trek to Lobuche 4,910m – 6 hrs
Day 10: Trek to Mount Everest Base camp 5,360m via Gorakshep & back to Gorakshep 5,180m for an overnight
Day 11: Trek down to Pheriche 4,210m/ Pangboche 4,000m
Day 12: Trek to Namche Bazar - 7 hrs
Day 13: Trek to Lukla – 7 hrs
Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 15: Departure from Kathmandu
Everest Base Camp Trek
Everest base camp trek is the most famous trekking trails in the world. It offers a beautiful high Himalaya area of Khumbu region of Nepal. You’ll have the first-hand experience of Sherpa culture. Wherever you will follow the trail that late Sir Edmond Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing scaled in pristine Himalaya.
Kathmandu Heritage Tour bonus of Mount Everest Trek
Pristine Nepal Treks & Expedition presents Mount Everest base camp trek with an all-inclusive price with Kathmandu heritage tour in addition. You would like 15 days altogether to try and do this. You’ll have Kathmandu heritage sightseeing once you arrived in Nepal that helps you to be told & study regarding ancient Nepal & medieval expanse of the capital of Nepal. Of course, we will bring you a minimum of four cultural heritage sites in the capital of Nepal together with Kathmandu Durbar Square, Monkey temple, Hindu temple- Pashupatinath & Buddha stupa. In fact, there are others 2 Durbar square in Kathmandu valley; Patan Durbar Square, & Bhaktapur Durbar Square. That each area from the 10th-17th century.
Then your Mount Everest trek starts with a short scenic flight to Lukla. Wherever Lukla 2,800m is an entryway to enter the Mt. Everest region. You must follow the Dudh Koshi River bank most of the time during this trek. First night on the mountain will be at Fakding after a short walk. You have to climb up to Namche Bazar in the second-day trekking that brings you to the altitude of 3,440m above the sea level.
Namche Bazar is popular for native market too. Of course, most of the trekkers' lodge in the least two nights here as a result of you would like to acclimatize. Whatever, You will have a beautiful walk around Namche Bazar & Syangboche for an excellent view of Mt. Everest & others several higher mountains. In the same time, you will visit the native market; the native market is going to be busy on Friday and Saturday. Therefore you will visit all the time to envision its several trekking gears retailers, art shop, Cyber café, departmental stores, Pub, bank, etc during Everest base camp trek.
After acclimatization at Namche Bazar, currently, you climb a bit uphill & walk on the mountain with an excellent view of the best peak Mt. Everest, 4th highest peak Mt. Lhotse, stunning Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Kusum Himal, Nuptse, Kongde, and many more. Furthermore, you must trek all the way down to Fungi Thanga from Lausasa. Lausasa has two ways; one goes to Gokyo lake Valley Trek and one goes to Everest base camp via Tyangboche. Whereas, a steep climb is watching for you when lunch at Fungi Thanga. A Couple of ours climb this mountain can bring you on high of the Tyangboche for an overnight stop. However, Tyangboche is mythical for its previous monastery.
From Tyangboche, all the time you will have surprising views of the attractive mountain to Dingboche. Surely, Dingboche offers another acclimatization day for you. Most importantly, you will still climb higher mountains in Dingboche day in addition. After a day off in Dingboche, you'll trek to Lobuche. Lobuche is over 4,910m above the sea level, therefore, you have to be careful with acute altitude sickness.
Acute Mountain sickness
AMS may be dangerous for keeps generally. If you bought drawback AMS please stop to climb up to the mountain. Especially, worse headache, dizziness, blur vision, vomiting, very tired, no appetency, and short breaths are common symptoms of AMS. Now, you're about to your final destination Mt. Everest base camp. This was your dream to touch the best base camp in the world. You’ll trek some terribly rough trails before Gorakshep & before base camp.
Normally, we'll bring you to Mount Everest base camp from Lobuche via Goraksep. You will have the picture time in base camp. And we will go back to Gorakshep for an overnight stop. You will climb to Kalapathar for the sunset view. Or you may climb early in the morning for sun rising view. Sun setting view is recommended to see. Kalapathar is a bonus of Everest base camp trek. After a tremendous experience of Mt. Everest base camp & Kala Patthar currently, time to travel back off to Lukla. Wherever, You should trek all the way down to Pheriche, Namche Bazar, Lukla. You’ll fly back to the capital of Nepal on a short flight in the morning.
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How much does it cost to Mount Everest trek?
You may notice many various costs for this trek. International travel agencies are terribly expensive. Nepal local trekking agencies are relatively way cheaper. However, some trekking agencies are giving incredibly low worth in Nepal. Our humble request is; don't purchase that rock bottom worth. Surely, You may not get a smart service. And the most vital factor is that they'll not offer smart earnings to the employees. Guide & porters won't get satisfactory earnings. Our humble request and we hope you are doing not wish to form them work with lower cost. Normally, Everest base camp trek is pricey. You ought to pay an awfully high worth for Lukla flight. Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight retail value is $360 for a foreigner. On the other hand, Food & accommodation are terribly expensive in this region due to transportation. Next, three different kinds of trekking permit additionally creating it valuable. However, we have still very competitive and affordable worth.
Is it very hard to get Mount Everest base camp?
Mount Everest trek is medium to exhausting level. Almost, all the trekkers will have intercourse. You wish to climb up slowly. You wish to drink lots of water. You wish the dedication to try to it. If you've got an everyday workout reception and work, you may do it simply. However, you have to climb to 5,364m on top of the ocean level thus you have to be mentally ready too.
How long will it take to Mount Everest base camp?
Normally, you may walk 11/12 days in Everest region, eight days to climb to base camp from Lukla with 2 adjustment days and three to four days to travel back to Lukla from base camp. You wish to come back to the capital of Nepal 1st & preparation for trekking an extra day. You’ll say, its copy day still as a result of Lukla flight isn't that certain thanks to its weather typically. Let’s say you wish a minimum of 14/15 days altogether.