Everest  base camp trekking

Everest Base Camp Trekking

 

Famously known as Mt. Everest, Sagarmatha and Chomolongma this world’s tallest mountain is everybody’s dream destination for ultimate adventure in life. Conquering and being at summit might be a herculean task but reaching its foothill might fulfill the desires of placing your footprints on such iconic place. Mountain Path Treks is delighted to offer enigmatic journey ever in your life via Everest Base Camp Trekking. Come and fulfill your wilderness adventure dream and quench the hunger of seeing Mt. Everest as close as you get. Trekking in Nepal at Khumbu region ignites momentous tale in your heart which you can share for generations to come.

Everest Base Camp Trekking in Nepal is the most prolific trip among outdoor adventure trips. It starts with the joyous flight to world’s extreme airport in Lukla. The views of mountains as seen from flight starts to breeze the chill mountain air once you start your trekking towards Phakding as first day’s trip. The next day’s trip is towards the hub of Sherpa people. Once you cross the famous Larpchen Bridge the uphill trekking through lush green forests provides the first view of Mt. Everest (8848 m). Acclimatization hiking to the Everest View Hotel takes place the next day. This is highly recommended task as it make trekkers to get acquainted with the high altitude. The view of mountains is panoramic from the hotel as you can see Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Tabuche, Amadablam, Thamserku and others. From Namche trip heads to spiritual place of Khumjung called Tengboche. Take blessings from the monks and head to Dingboche.

The valley of Dingboche lies in the crossroad of Island Peak Climbing and Everest Base Camp trek trail. Another acclimatization activity is carried out in this place as trekkers climb Nagarshan Hill (5100 m). The tree lines disappear and remains scattered bushes on the trail. The memorial of those who conquered Everest and died intrepidly can be observed. Famous climbers like Babuchhiri, Pasang Lhamu, Scott Fischer, Rob Hall and others remind us the bravery tale of Everest expedition. The trip rests at tranquil hamlet of Lobuche before departing towards Everest Base Camp. Traversing through the moraines trekkers reach Gorakshep at foothill of Kalapathar (5545 m) and after brief stop in one of the lodge we head towards Everest Base Camp. Take as many pictures as possible and leave your footprints on place from where Sir Edmund Hillary and team first embarked on their journey of conquering the Everest for the first time back in 1953. Next morning the majestic sunrise view from Kalapathar would definitely add gloss to this trek. The mountains glowing with sun rays coming out of its casement will dazzle you. The journey then returns back to Lukla for the flight to Kathmandu.

Book the Everest Base Camp Trekking package with the experienced team of Mountain Path Treks. We have team of highly qualified mountain guides and Sherpa for the quintessential trekking in Khumbu region of Nepal. Get assured during high altitude trekking with the quality services and impeccable hospitality offered by our trekking crew members. 

Trip Itinerary

DAY 01:  Arrive in Kathmandu (1,300m /4,264 ft) 

DAY 02:  Kathmandu: Sightseeing and Trek Preparation

DAY 03:  Kathmandu - Lukla - Phakding (2,652m/8,700ft)

DAY 04:  Phakding - Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280 ft): 5-6 hrs
DAY 05:  Namche Bazaar: Rest day

DAY 06:  Namche Bazzar to Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft):  5 - 6 hrs 

DAY 07:  Tengboche to Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300ft):5- 6 hrs

DAY 08:  Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300ft): Rest Day 

DAY 09:  Dingboche - Duglha (4,600 m/15,090 ft): 3-4 hrs 

DAY 10:  Duglha - Lobuche (4940 m/16,207 ft): 2-4 hrs

DAY 11:  Lobuche - Gorak Shep (5,170 m/16,961ft) - Everest Base Camp (5,364m/17,594ft) - Gorak Shep:  8-9 hrs

DAY 12:  Gorak Shep - Kala Patthar (5545m/18,192ft)- Pheriche (4280 m/14,070 ft): 8-9 hrs

DAY 13:  Pheriche to Kyangjuma (3,570m/11,710ft): 5-6 hrs
DAY 14:  Kyangjuma to Monjo [2,840m/9,315ft]: 4-5 hrs

DAY 15:  Monjo to Lukla: 4-5 hrs

DAY 16:  Lukla – Kathmandu

DAY 17:  Farewell Friend

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