Everest base camp trek is the best trekking destination in the world. You can feel different aura, thrilling and breathtaking experience in Everest Base Camp trek in your life. It is not only walking and trekking in the massive Himalaya, but you also get the opportunity to have honor while trekking here. You will gain an openness personality trait while immersing in Sherpa culture within the lap of beautiful high land. You will face challenges, ups, and downs of the Himalayas and many more.
|Max Elevation||5,545 m|
|Activities||Trekking,Culture,Flora & Fauna|
|Trekking Permits||Sagarmatha National Park Permit, TIMS Card, Local Government entrance fee|
|Accommodation||Lodge/ Tea House/Hotel|
|Region||Everest, East Nepal|
|Single Supplement Charge||$130|
The Journey Starts!
Pristine Nepal Treks & Expedition always offers the best Mount Everest trek for all interested people. We give you full guidance from professional guides to trek like a pro. Mount Everest trek starts with a short and scenic flight to Lukla-2,800m from Kathmandu-1,335m which is the capital city of Nepal. Lukla is also known as the most difficult airfield in Nepal. It is also enlisted as the top 10 deadliest airports in the world. Lukla is a beautiful Sherpa village with many different ethnicities although this is Sherpa land. Chaurikharka, Thado Koshi, Ghat, Phakding, Tok Tok, Monjo, Jorsalle are Sherpa’s settlement on the way to Namche Bazar.
Namche Bazar-3,440m is the most popular and beautiful place as an entrance of Mount Everest for all trekkers or travelers. It has many tourist standard guest houses, lodges, hotels, restaurants, pubs, shopping centers, trekking, and climbing gears shops. Bank, police station, military base, public school, health post is also here. You can see high peaks including Mount Everest 8,848m, Lhotse 8,516m, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Khumbila, Kusum Himal, Kongde, and others many more from here.
Normally, trekkers stay two nights at Namche Bazar for acclimatization and at least one more night on the way back from Everest base camp. Tyangboche is another destination after Namche Bazar where you can see one of the oldest monasteries and unique architecture. Tyangboche Monastery is also famous among trekkers and climbers. They get blessed by Lama who are the followers of God Buddha. Dingboche-4,400m is another beautiful Sherpa village and trekkers to rest for two nights and acclimatization. Acclimatization at Dingboche-4,400m helps trekkers to adapt high altitude before reaching Everest base camp 5,360m. Comparatively, Lobuche 4,910m and Gorakshep 5,180m are hard for trekkers to sleep because of extreme cold and high altitude.
Why Everest Base Camp trek?
Mount Everest base camp 5,360m is an amazing place just two hours from Gorakshep. You can see many ice lakes which are small in size. Likewise, you can witness attractive icefall in Khumbu which is also known as an iron gate for trekkers as well as you will have a skill test by hiking in the mountains before reaching Everest Base Camp. You won’t be able to see Mount Everest from the top of the base camp; therefore, the trekkers go to another point called Kalapathar-5,545m after trekking to base. From Kalapathar you can witness and enjoy a beautiful sun-rise or sun-set on the top of Mount Everest.
Finally, trekkers go back to Lukla after having a wonderful trek in Everest base camp and Kalapather. Normally, they have to walk the almost same way to go back to Lukla via Lobuche 4,910 m, Pheriche 4,200m, Pangboche 4,000m, Tyngboche 3,810m and Namche Bazar 3,440m.
What is the best time for Everest Base Camp trek?
-The best time to trek in E.B.C is post-monsoon (late September to December) and pre-monsoon (March to June).
|March 19-June 20||15°C at Day and -10°C at night||Spring season||Warm at day, clear sky.|
|June 21- Sep 22||17°C at daytime & 5°C at night||Summer season||Too much fog/mist. Slippery roads.|
|Sep 23- Dec 21||20°C at day & -10°C at night||Autumn season||Dry winds, warm and clear sky|
|Dec 22- March 20||15°C at day and -17°C at night||Winter season||heavy snowfalls possibilities, extreme cold at night.|
What can we provide?
We will be providing you with all the right equipment, documents and anything else you need to trek like a pro. Get discounts according to the groups and individuals with the best accommodations and more.
Pristine Nepal Treks guide will pick you up after your arrival in the airport & drive you to the hotel. Normally, we bring a guest at Thamel so that they could get all types of the facility like gears shop, art shop, souvenirs shop, hotels, malls, restaurants, travel agencies, trekking agencies, banks, & more. If your arrival is in the daytime you will get the chance to explore Thamel area and your trekking guide will brief regarding your trekking.
Your guide comes back at your hotel early in the morning & picks you up to the domestic airfield. It’s a short scenic flight to Lukla. It’s the same that Lukla airport is the most dangerous airport within the world. It’s located over 2,800m on top of the sea level & on the lap of the mountain. Sometimes, it’s terribly unstable weather makes too difficult for flight. You’ll meet your porter at Lukla & breakfast there too. Many young boys come to Lukla from the different a part of Nepal for being a porter. They carry tourists bag packs in busy season & carry local’s things in offseason. Sometimes, they carry up to 120kg similarly. However, your trekking porters carry 20-30 kg as a result of your porter must to follow our itinerary.
The morning walks begin simply once breakfast by following Dudhkoshi stream. It’s straightforward walking till Monjo, Jorsalle. You’ll have some few suspension bridges on Dudhkoshi River to cross, and one famed high bridge before Namche bazar with colorful Buddhist prayer flags. Of Course, you’ll meet several donkeys, jokpyos (breeding from yak & cow), on the way. You have to be careful with those animals. You ought to take a secure facet whereas crossing to them. Typically they will push you right down to the mountain.
You have to climb a steep mountain before Namche Bazar. This is often a tough half too. This day, you’ll have two completely different holidaymakers stop wherever you purchase your national park permit & check it similarly. Most of the time, you ought to practice a forest similarly. This is often a park & listed in world heritage site too. Here many botanic, wild lives, birds, lakes, ice mass etc.
Namche Bazar 3,440m could be a most vital place for the Khumbu region. It’s a well-liked Sherpa village. It had been famed for the Tibetan market similarly. Tibetan individuals accustomed come back here with their several Chinese products purchasable & would obtain some Nepali native product too. Especially, most of the individuals from the Khumbu region would come back here to sell merchandise. Of course, Namche has several things these days together with hotels, restaurants, pub, bar, trekking gears search, department store, thangka room, school, health post, security base etc.
Well, it’s vital to adjust during this place. You are new in this high thus there are potentialities to urge AMS (Acute mountain sickness). If you stayed here a minimum of 2 nights then your body gets accustomed. It’ll facilitate loads. You will visit the highest of Namche Bazar known as Chorcamp. You’ll have an excellent view of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, beautiful Ama-Dablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Kongde, Khumbila etc. And climb a steep mountain to Syangboche wherever Mt. Everest view hotel is located. You will have an attractive view of Mt. Everest. Then back to the hotel for a day of rest.
The day starts with breakfast at Namche. You should climb a short steep is the starting within Namche Bazar. The path is straightforward with nice views of Himalaya once Namche Bazar for a handful of hours. The area unit 2 alternative ways at Lausasa; one goes up to Gokyo lake valley and one goes right down to Fungi Thanga. It’s all downhill to Fungi Thanga. You have to climb up once more for a couple of hours to Tyangboche once lunch at Fungi thanga. Tyangboche has an old monastery. It’s a well-liked monastery in this area. Monks live here most of the year singing & praying doubly in an exceedingly day. Thus you will have an opportunity to check this ceremony similarly. Of course, Tyangboche offers a lovely view of Mt. Everest & others beautiful mountain.
The morning starts at Tyangboche with your breakfast. It’s a little bit downhill to Deboche through the shrub forest. It is cool space and straightforward to trek here. You’ll cross Dudh Koshi stream before the ascent to Pangboche. Pangboche is another Sherpa village. Many Sherpa climbers from this village touched to the highest of world’s highest peak. You’ll follow Dudh Koshi stream continues for an entire day. Take a lunch break at Somare then still Dingboche for long.
Today, you’ve got another rest day/acclimatization day. You will climb to Nagarjuna peak for testing your trekking ability. Nagarjuna nearly 5,100m high, it’s terribly steep up to climb. Attempt to climb it. It might be easier to climb to base camp if you’ll climb this one. Otherwise, you could have a couple of hours hike to Chhukung village. This village is on the way to Island peak.
Morning walks lead tway to Lobuche this day. It’s a pleasant path, nearly flat once a little bit climb from Dingboche, however, it’s already terribly high altitude areas. You’ll have a lunch break at Thukla/Dukla 4,630m. Now, it’s steep up to the highest of the mountain. It’ll be terribly heavy for trekkers however not an extended distance. You should trek slowly-slowly. Drink loads of water. After you got wind of the highest of the mountain, you’ll see several memorials of different mountaineers. The path is less complicated to Lobuche from this place however it’s onerous to run because of altitude. Lobuche offers some lovely mountains view & cool temperature. Many trekkers criticism regarding altitude issues during this place, if you’re obtaining AMS symptoms please talk to your guide. Stay warm, stay safe.
Today could be a nice day for you. You’re getting to bit world’s highest base camp. This is often your final destination similarly. We have a tendency to the area much dedicated to transferring you to base camp. This is often your period expertise similarly.
You should awaken early in the morning. Have a hot cup of tea or occasional and perhaps some little breakfast too. Then begin your morning to trek up slowly –slowly. The first part of the path is straightforward however difficult to trek quickly. Actually, it’s not suggested to walk quickly here. Once walking one hour, you must to climb up to the mountain wherever the path is rough, some places ice mass too. It takes a couple of hours to achieve Gorakshep 5,180m. You will leave your bag packs at Gorakshep and still base camp. You wish to run on the rough path for a couple of hours to achieve base camp from Gorakshep.
Take photos, enjoy base camp, and celebrate base camp to Gorakshep for an overnight. If you’re not that tired you will climb to Kalapathar to check sun setting view. Or climb in next early morning. Sun setting is suggested to check. You’ll have this view simply once half-hour walking up. Today is additionally a small amount difficult for trekkers because of its altitude.
After a tremendous experince of Mt. Everest base camp, it’s time to trek right down to Lukla. This morning starts with a breakfast uphill from Gorakshep to trek. Downhill all the time to Pheriche 4,200 for Associate in nursing long otherwise you could have the versatile camp to prevent. If you’re not that tired you will trek right down to Pangboche to prevent.
The morning starts once breakfast. Currently, you have to go down on the identical road you climbed up. You have to climb up a bit before Tyangboche however it’s not an enormous deal once doing Mt. Everest base camp. From Tyangboche, you will trek right down to Fungi Thanga on loose rocks trails that build your walk tiring. This place offers a lunch break. Here we have a tendency to endure uphill once more thanks to Namche Bazar. You’ll have a cozy night at Namche Bazar. Enjoy Namche Bazar.
The morning starts with a delicious breakfast & walking downhill via a famed same higher bridge. Follow Dudh Koshi stream, Jorsalle, Monjo, TokTok, Phakding, Ghat, Thadokoshi, Chaurikharka & Lukla. You will have a last lunch at Phakding before another few hours to trek to Lukla. Ascent up before Lukla can cause you too tired however finally, you’ll be at Lukla for an overnight. It’s time to mention bye to your porter. Most of them come back to the landing field to bring your backpack however formally, their duty is finished here.
Now time to mention bye Mt. Everest. Normally, you will have morning flights to fly back to Kathmandu. It’s a short flight with Himalayan views. You will have a free afternoon in the national capital. We will bring you to a reputable restaurant for a farewell dinner. Of course, would like to hear your every comment; positive & negative. Positive comments can build us energetic & negative comments can build a lesson to try to higher.
We will be appreciative to supply our greatest service for your Mt. Everest base camp trek. We have a tendency to hope you will bring a nice experience on this trip and you’ll advocate individuals to travel Nepal for this glorious trip. We will perpetually welcome once more you, your family, relatives, & friends. We will bring you to the airport as per your flight time. We have a tendency to would like you all the most effective.