Enjoy this once in a lifetime exciting trekking in Nepal!
Our trekking destinations will be Khumbu, Everest Base camp and Kalapatthar. The minimum altitude reached will be 1,300m, and our highest altitude will be 5,553m. This route is available all year round and it’s considered to be a 12 day hard route where you will challenge yourself and enjoy the incomparable views in this incredible land.
Day 01: Arrival and Transfer to the hotel in Kathmandu
We will pick up from the airport and take you to your hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Rest and arrangement day
This day is thought to rest and arrange the day, and it’s also possible to enjoy the sightseeing in Kathmandu as an option.
Day 03: Kathmandu – Lukla and trek to Phakding 2,562m
Morning flight to Lukla, where all Everest treks begin. We will be walking on a trail that gradually descends to Cheplung, a village from where we can get a glimpse of Mt. Khumbila, a sacred mountain which has never been climbed. In here, we’ll spend the night in Phakding.
Day 04: Phakding - Namche Bazaar (3,440 m, 10 km, ) 6 hours
We will walk through the pine forests, the trail that goes north up the Benkar valley. We will be crossing Dudh Koshi River and passing Chumoa and Monjo villages before reaching the entrance of the Everest National Park, and we will even cross a suspension bridge, passing Jorsale village. We will ascend on a steep trail, till reaching Namche Bazaar, which is probably the biggest town in the Everest region.
Day 05: Namche Bazzar - Tengboche (3,870m, 10km) 6 hours
The route to Tengboche is a spiritual one comprising of various monasteries and temples. You will be visiting Tengboche Monastery, the spiritual center of Khumbu situated at an elevation of 12,700ft. The trail heads through Kayangjuma towards Sansa and a beautiful pine forest, before entering into Tengboche. You will spend the night in a local lodge.
Day 06: Tengboche - Dingboche (4,360m, 5-6 hrs, 8km) 6 hours
The hike to Dingboche is at an elevation of 14,000 ft. You will also be walking over a suspension bridge that gains its popularity from the spectacular view of the mountain, Ama Dablam. The valley will slowly begin to open up as you approach the confluence of the Lobuche River. A steep climb across the river will bring you to Dingboche. You will spend the night, once again, in a local lodge.
Day 07: Dingboche – Lobuche (4,940m, 4-5 hrs, 7 km) 5 hours
The beautiful Lobuche lies at an elevation of 16,170ft. On our way to Lobuche, we will pass by a number of stone memorials to honor climbers who failed in their attempt to make it to the peak of Mt. Everest. This route will also offer you amazing views of Nuptse, Cholatse, Thamserku, and several other magnificent peaks. As the trail drops to the Khumbu Glacier moraine, you will gain the closest view of Khumbutse, Lingtren, Pumori and Mahalangur Himal. You will spend the night in a local lodge.
Day 08: Lobuche - Gorakshep (5,160m) - Everest Base Camp (5,364m) Gorakshep (7-8 hrs, 15 km)
This is probably the most thrilling day of the trek. After a great lunch at Gorak Shep, we will hike up the notorious Khumbu icefall. From here, we will walk to the Everest Base Camp. You will spend an hour or so exploring the camp side which is affluently gifted with natural scenic beauty. You will trek back to Ghorakshep, and spend the night in a local lodge there.
Day 09: Gorakshep - Kala Patthar (5,545m) - Pheriche (4,280m, 15km, 7-8 hrs)
Kalapathar (5555M) is the highest height you can gain in this trek. It is an excellent viewpoint of Mount Everest. Along with the Everest, innumerable spectacular peaks are also visible from Kalapthar. From Kalapthar, you will walk down to Periche which lies at an elevation of 4,280m, and we will be staying in a guest house.
Day 10: Pheriche – Namche Bazaar (3,440m, 15km, 6-7 hrs) 7 hours
We will descend through a hillside filled with rhododendron and juniper trees, and cross a bridge over the Dudh Koshi River. The path eventually reaches Sansa, from where we can enjoy views of Ama Dablam, Thamserku and Nuptse mountains.
Day 11: Namche Bazaar – Lukla (2,642m, 18km, 6-7 hrs) 6.5 hours
It is mostly a downhill trek on a trail alongside the Dudh Koshi River. We cross several suspension bridges, pass by several monasteries and villages before reaching Lukla.
Day 12: Lukla – Kathmandu (1,300m, 35 min flight)
You will take a 35 minute early morning flight to Kathmandu from Lukla. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your respective hotels.
-Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private vehicle.
-Two night hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
-Your entire stander Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek, A Cup of Tea/ Coffe During the Breakfast.
-Tea House hotel accommodation during the trek.
-A highly experienced, helpful and friendly government license holder Guide, his food, accommodations, salary, insurance, equipments, and medicine.
-A Porter to carry your bagpac if you are 2 in Group size, include all his expenses with full insurance cover, one Porter sharing among two trekkers,
-Round Trip flight fare Kathmandu - Lukla-Kathmandu for member and Guide.
-Kathmandu & domestic airport taxes in Kathmandu and Lukla airport for Group and crews.
-Medical supplies, first aid kit box.
-Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service (paid by your Travel Insurance company). If in case.
-Sleeping bag, down Jacket, Duffel bag and walking Poles (if you don’t have your own, To be return after trip completed).
-Sagarmatha National Park permits.
-Trekking route map.
-TIMS (trekkers’ information management System.)
-All ground transportation.
-All our government taxes.
-Your travel insurance. (Compulsory)
-International air fare.
-Nepal entry visa fee.
-Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
-Personal trekking Equipments.
-Extra hotel night in Kathmandu.
-Activities in Kathmandu.