Everest Base Camp Trek- 14 days is an ALL INCLUSIVE package that takes you to the base of highest mountain of the world and during the trek you will be staying in the best available lodges in the trail. This is one of the most popular trek in the world that takes you deep into the Khumbu region of Nepal. You will trek four to nine hours a day surrounded by many of the world's highest mountains such as Lhotse, Nuptse and Ama Dablam along with Everest. Our carefully crafted Everest Base Camp Trek ensures proper acclimatization, allowing you to fully enjoy one of the world’s most stunning adventures. Along the way there is a chance to soak up local food and culture and you'll sleep in traditional, warm and friendly tea houses run by Sherpa families. The mountain airstrip at Lukla is the gateway to Nepal's famous Khumbu region and from here you will start on your leg. The journey takes you through many Sherpa villages, including the childhood home of the famous mountaineer, Tenzing Norgay. For more please visit https://eveholidays.com/destination/nepal/trekking-in-nepal/itinerary/everest-base-camp-trek--14-days
Day 01: ARRIVE KATHMANDU (1,300 meters )
On arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, a representative from our office will greet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel.
Day 02: FLY TO LUKLA (2,800 meters); TREK TO PHAKDING (2,652 meters /8700feet ~3-4hrs)
We fly to the mountain airstrip of Lukla (2,800m), and set off on the first leg of our trek, heading northwards up the valley of the DudhKosi. We descend from the small plateau, down into the forested valley.
Day 03: TREK TO NAMCHE (3,450 meters) 5-6 hrs
From Phakding, we cross through suspension bridges. Beyond Monjo is the entrance to the Sagarmatha National Park which was set-up in order to protect and preserve the fragile mountain environment. You then take a steep hike to Namche.
Day 04: REST DAY IN NAMCHE (3,450 meters)
Namche is an ideal place to spend a day, acclimatizing to the new altitude before heading off towards Tengboche.
Day 05: TREK TO TENGBOCHE (3,870 meters) 5-6 hrs
After breakfast we start our trek further to Tengboche. Tengboche is famous for its celebrated monastery, the largest in the Khumbu
Day 06: TREK TO DINGBOCHE (4,360 meters) 5-6hrs
We descend through the forest to Devoche and a little further on we cross the rushing Imja River, whose valley we now follow. Climbing steadily the trail enters Pangboche, at 3,900m, the highest permanent settlement in this valley. Ascending the valley we have lunch at Shomore, after which we leave the trees behind and cross a wooden bridge at the confluence of the Khumbu and Imja River, A short steep climb brings us to Dingboche, at 4,530m, a summer settlement where great peaks surround us.
Day 07: ACCLIMATIZATION AND REST AT DINGBOCHE (4,360 meters)
Rest days are for acclimatization of body to high altitude. So we take short walks around and enjoy the views.
Day 08: TREK TO LOBUCHE (4,940 meters) 2-4 hrs
Today we walk alongside arid terraces with awesome views of mountains on all sides
Day 09:TREK TO GORAKSHEP (5,170 meters)~EVEREST BASE CAMP (5,364 meters)~GORAKSHEP 8-9 hrs
About three hours beyond Lobuche we reach GorakShep (5,170 meters), the site of the 1953 expedition's base camp.
Day 10: TREK TO KALA PATTHAR (5,545 meters)~PHERICHE (4,280 meters) (8-9 hrs)
Today we will make an ascent of Kala Pattar (5,545m/18,188ft) and organise ourselves for the trip to base camp the following day.
Day 11: TREK DOWN TO NAMCHE (3,450 meters) 5-6 hrs
Walking mostly downhill, you cross the Khumbu Khola on a wooden suspension bridge and follow the way to Namche.
Day 12: TREK BACK TO LUKLA (2,800 meters) 6-8 hrs
Your final day's trekking follows the DudhKoshi back down to Lukla.
Day 13: FLY BACK TO KATHMANDU/1,300 meters (40 minutes flight) FAREWELL DINNER
In the early morning you take off from Lukla airstrip for a spectacular mountain flight back to Kathmandu. You spend the last evening in Kathmandu in a farewell dinner together sharing photos recalling the excitements of trip and exchanging emails in one of the traditional Nepalese restaurant.
Day 14: AIRPORT TRANSFER
Today after breakfast you are in leisure on your own. You will be escorted to airport for your flight home at your flight time
TRIP COST INCLUDES:
All airport/hotel transfers by private vehicles
2 Nights Standard Twin Share Accommodation in 3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast
11 Nights Accommodation in Best Available Lodges and Guesthouses during the trek
All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) during trek and Farewell Dinner
Airfare and departure taxes for Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu
An English speaking Licensed and well experienced trekking guide
Flight, Food, Accommodation, Salary, Insurance for staff
Sagarmatha National Park Permit,TIMS Permit and Local Government Tax at Lukla