Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary Details - Trekking in Nepal, Tour in Nepal, Climbing In Nepal

Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary DetailsPublished On: January 21st, 2018

Day-1:Arrive in Kathmandu (1330m)
We will pick up you from the Kathmandu airport and transfer you to your hotel. The rest of the day is free time to explore Thamel.
Day-2:Fly to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2,630m). 6.4 km,3-4 hours walking.
Your guide will come to pick up you at your hotel and drive to Airport, scary, breathtaking, scenic 35 minutes flight to Lukla at 2840m. After making ready your bag pack to carry by the porter, you will start your trek to Chaurikharka village and make a descent towards the Dudhkosi Ghat (2,530m) and another hour trek to reach Phakding along the Dhudh kosi river and small village.

Day-3:Phakding to Namche Bazzar (3,440m), 10.5 Km. 6-7 hours walking.
After the breakfast we continue our trek along the Dhudh Koshi river for 2-3 hours and we enter the Sagarmatha National Park. We check into the National Park and get stamps on our trekking permits. After one hour we cross the high bridge of Dhudh Koshi River and climb straight up to Namche through the pine forest. About 6-7 hours walking.

Day-4:Namche Bazzar (3,440m) Acclimatization day
Acclimatization day, go higher sleep lower. so we do some hiking to acclimatize our body and same time you will visit the National Park headquarter office, museum, monastery and hike to Everest View Hotel for a superb Mt. Everest view. We will then return to Namche for the night.

Day-5:Namche to Tangboche (3,880m), 9.3 Km. 5 hours walking.
The trekking trail is plain and en route the trail will descend slightly to Dudhkoshi at 3250m. And climb up to Tengboche. And the today’s view from the trekking will be incredible include Mount Everest. Tonight You will stay near by one of the teahouse where is the famous Tengboche Gompa, which has background of Ama Dablam, Mt. Everest and other peaks. 4-5 hours.

Day-6:Tengboche to Pheriche (4,240m), 9.5 Km. 5 hours walking.
The trail slightly descents through lush forest in the beginning, then gradually climbs up to the valley’s highest year round settlement of Pangboche (3,860m). You will continue ascending in the afternoon through alpine meadows and yak herds, finally reach to pheriche. Approx 4-5 hrs.

Day-7:Pheriche (4,240m) Acclimatization day
Go higher sleep lower, better to use this method to acclimatize your body .Today we will hike to the nearest hill from where you can have beautiful photo taking opportunities. There are up close views of Taweche, Ama Dablam, Cholatse, Island Peak and Thamserku, as well as Imja valley. Stay the night in Pheriche.

Day-8:Pheriche to Lobuche (4,910m),8.1km. 4-5 hours walking.
We will walk along the river side which is from Khumbu glacier for 2 hours and we cross the frozen river and climb to the top of a small hill called Thukla. There are many monuments to Everest climbers along this route. From the Thukla hill, gradually ascent towards to Labuche and stay overnight at Tea house. Approx 4-5 hrs.

Day-9:Labuche to Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp (5,365m) 11.4 Km. 7 hours
We will get an early start for our trek to Everest Base Camp. After 2-3 hours hiking we reach Gorakshep (5190m) and this is your overnight stay place, check in the room leave your bags enjoy the hot foods and continue trek to Everest base camp (5365m) another 2 hours. From EBC, the view is one of the most spectacular anywhere in the World, after the few photographs you will return to the Gorakshep same route which takes about 1.5 hours.

Day-10:Hike to Kalapattar (5545m.) and back down to Pheriche(4240m), 15.9 km. 7-8 hours.
Early morning hike to Kalapattar(1.9km) 2 hours, for sunrise view, which will be one of the best view from the EBC trip. After taking few snaps while you are on the top of kalapattar then back to Gorakshep for breakfast. Check out from the tea house and trek down to Pheriche for the night.

Day-11:Trek back to Namche Bazar (3440m,) 18Km. 8 hours.
You will descend approx 800 m. all the down to Namche Bazzar same route and stay overnight at tea house, enjoy the hot shower and good food and have goodnight sleep. Its long walk but easier to gong down hill, at least you can breath.

Day-12:Trek back to Lukla (2840m.) 16.4 km. 7-8 hours.
Namche to Lukla drop down 600m. And enjoy your last night at Himalaya.

Day-13:Lukla to kathmandu. 35 min scenic flight.
Time to say bye bye to your porters and thanks them to carrying your bag pack. your guide will arrange the boarding pass and have another scenic flight back to Kathmandu. Free time, rest, eat, shower, drink and explore around.

Day-14:Free day in Kathmandu.
This one extra day might be very useful some time if there is anything wrong on the trek can use this day for incase. if everything goes well as plan than you can do sightseeing tour in Kathmandu too. Shopping for friends and familes and get ready to fly back home next day.

Day-15:Departure, transfer to airport.
Your guide will come to meet you at hotel and he will drop you the airport before 3 hours than your flight time for your onward destination.