Everest base camp trek is one of the most exciting mountain trekking in the Everest region as it highlights the beautiful Khumbu glacier, the fast flowing Imja river and the culturally rich town of Namche Bazaar besides the most admired Everest base camp at an altitude of 5364 meter . The route passes through the Khumbu region, a center of Nepalese/Tibetan Buddhism. You will marvel at the ancient monasteries, cross passes and bridges strewn with colorful prayer flags and observe the daily life and ritual of the diverse peoples of this mystical land. The region is renowned for its Sherpa hospitality and culture, its rich alpine vegetation and incredible biodiversity; fascinating museums and traditional villages, all set against a backdrop of the mighty Himalaya.
Everest base camp trek starts after arrival in Kathmandu the next day your trek to Everest starts as we will fly to Lukla and land at the Tenzin - Hilary airstrip located high in the hills of Lukla, this is also a gateway to the Khumbu region. We trek to Phakding then on to Namche Bazaar (3440m), the unofficial capital of Khumbu region and a popular spot for trekkers to relax and acclimatize to the high altitude. We will pass through the Sherpa settlements of Tengboche (3860m) and Dingboche (4410m) to Lobuche and the highest accommodation at Gorakshep, from where the final ascent to EBC (Everest Base Camp) at 5364m begins. Prior to this ascent, you will have the opportunity for a dawn hike up Kalapatthar peak from where there are amazing views of the great glaciers and peaks of the Himalaya, crowned by the massive, imposing peak of Mount Everest. We will then descend passing through the settlements in Pheriche, Namche Bazaar, and Lukla before flying back to Kathmandu. Everest Base Camp Trek is an adventure to the world's highest mountain and one of the most ecologically, geologically and culturally diverse parts of our earth, a never to be forgotten experience.
Short trek to Everest requires average physical fitness, an ability to walk on sometimes rough terrain for an average of 5-6 hours per day, a positive attitude and a desire to achieve. Some preparation beforehand including regular cardiovascular activities will make the trip all the more comfortable and enjoyable.Like our other trekking in Nepal packages Everest Base Camp Trek's itinerary has been also carefully planned to ensure trekkers to enjoy every bit of the trekking experience.
Just like the oasis in a desert, Samsara Resort lies away from the hustle and bustle of the traffic in Kathmandu, yet it is near to all major shopping locations. Due to our strategic location you can have easy access to all popular tours and things to do in Kathmandu..
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Tara Air is the newest and biggest airline service provider in the Nepalese mountains. This company has started business with the mission of helping develop the rural Nepal. Accordingly, our service is concentrated in the hills and mountains of the country from the Far East to the Far West.
Summit Air started its operation as Goma Air since Feburary 24, 2011. Summit Air started its operation with two Cessna Grand Caravan 208 B. Summit Air started schedule operation after introduction of factory new LET 410 UVPE-20 STOL aircraft on October 2014, from its Kathmandu base.
We offer Mahendra Scorpio jeep for your local travel with experienced local deriver .Maximum 7 people (including driver) can be seated in the Jeep.
Your much awaited adventure in the Everest region begins. After clearing Immigration and Customs, our representative will meet and greet you and transfer you by private taxi to your hotel in the Thamel district of Kathmandu.Overnight in Kathmandu.
Today we will take an early morning flight to Lukla, gateway to the Everest Region and starting point of our trek. In Lukla you will meet the rest of the trekking team, have some lunch and prepare baggage before heading off along the trail to colourful Phakding village. overnight in Phakding
We will set off early from Phakding and continue with our trek to Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is famous for lively weekend markets, beautiful scenery and long history of trade, culture and friendships.overnight in Namche Bazaar.
This day is set aside for rest and acclimatization before heading further up the valley.A stay in Namche is a great opportunity to explore the town and local area and most of all acclimatize your body before continuing the ascent to Everest Base Camp. overnight in Namche Bazaar.
After a day of acclimatization in Namche Bazaar we return, refreshed and reinvigorated to the trekking trail.After lunch we shall explore the ancient monastery and watch the rituals by Lamas, hopefully catch a breathtaking sunset over the Himalayan mountain range, identifying Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse and Ama Dablam and, in season, admire the beautiful rhododendrons in bloom.Overnight stay in Tengboche.
After an early breakfast we will head for Dingboche. The trek starts with a descent to the settlement of Deboche we shall explore the monastery of Pangboche which is the oldest monastery in Khumbu region. Crossing over some suspension bridges, we shall trek to Somare village. As the trail ascends we will pass smaller hamlets and an increasingly alpine vegetation. overnight in Dingboche.
We start our trek with a gentle climb out of Dingboche,and contour along the trail through yak grazing lands and alpine vegetation to reach Dughla. Further along the trail there is a short yet steep hike to Thokla Pass (4830m) beyond the Thokla Pass, we will reach Lobuche, surrounded by verdant alpine scenery. Don’t miss the breathtaking sunset from Lobuche. Overnight stay in Lobuche.
Today is the day! Today you will achieve your goal of reaching Everest Base Camp and getting fantastic views of the highest mountain in the world and Kala Patthar peak.After lunch we will trek along the glacial moraines and sometimes over the glacier itself to reach Everest Base Camp. In peak climbing season the area is dotted with the colourful camps of the mountaineers. You have reached your ultimate destination, your dream has been realized today! We return to Gorakshep. Overnight in Gorakshep.
Today we ascend Kalapatthar peak to see the sunrise over world’s tallest peak, Mount Everest and its equally impressive neighbouring mountains. After a short time capturing one of the highlights of this trek we will return to Gorakshep for some refreshment before heading back to Lobuche The trail undulates over rocky terrain, towards Dughla from where we will descend to the Khumbu valley finally reaching Pheriche.Overnight stay in Pheriche.
We start our trek out of Pheriche by a short climb and then descent to Imja River before joining the classical Everest Base Camp Trail. The trail passes through rhododendron forests, smaller settlements such as Somare, crossing over several suspension bridges to Pangboche. overnight in Namche Bazaar.
Today we shall have a longer descent to Lukla, the endpoint of our trek. A last chance to view the world’s greatest peaks – Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and others.Time to pack our bags, shop for any souvenirs and celebrate our successful adventure in the Everest region. overnight in Lukla.
Today we take an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, once again flying across the Himalayan foothills and marvelling at the amazing mountain scenery. After landing at domestic terminal of Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be transferred to the hotel for a well- deserved rest. overnight in Kathmandu.
Today we have another rest day. Today we will show you more of Nepal and the Kathmandu Valley’s heritage and culture. The Kathmandu Valley is the melting pot of several cultures, ethnicities and lifestyles. overnight in Kathmandu. .
We will arrange a private vehicle transfer to Airport. The journey from the city to the airport is approximately 45 minutes but can take longer during rush hour. Finally, we would like to thank you for participating in this trek and hope that you will be taking home many precious memories from this adventure to the Everest Region.