Everest Base Camp
Explore Nepal from a different perspective. Discover the wonders of Kathmandu. Enjoy the serenity of the Himalayan trails as you immerse yourself in the Nepalese culture.
Experience the hustle and bustle of Kathamndu while you take in many world heritage sites.
Take a stunning 35-minute flight between Kathmandu and Lukla to the gateway of the Everest region.
Trek with a small group through the beautiful Khumbu Valley to the Base of Everest. Stay in cozy Tea Houses nestled in the Himalayan Mountains.
Find yourself surrounded by the shadows of the majestic Himalayan summits while trekking through quaint Nepalese villages where you can volunteer at local schools, learn to cook local Nepalese food, and sharpen your travel photography skills.
The Everest Base Camp trek gives you a glimpse into the life of the "mountain people" living in the heart of the Himalayas
Revel in the spectacular views of Mt. Everest - the roof of the world, it will be one of the most memorable treks you will ever encounter.
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Day 01- Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1345meters).
We will meet you at Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu and will have a Malla Treks/Driftwood Adventure Treks signboard outside the airport terminal. We will then head to our hotel in a private tourist vehicle. Overnight stay at Hotel Shangrila (bed and breakfast included).
Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.
After a hearty breakfast, at 8.30 am your sightseeing trip will start. You will have a private vehicle and a professional tour guide at your disposal. Today we will visit some heritages listed below:
- Pashupatinath: Pashupatinath Temple is one of the most significant Hindu temples of Lord Shiva in the world, located on the banks of the Bagmati River. Though you are not allowed to go inside the temple as it is strictly for Hindus only, you can clearly see the temple and the activities from the eastern bank of the Bagmati River. It is a square two tiered pagoda temple built on a single tier plinth which is famous all over the world.
- Boudhanath: Boudhanath is one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Kathmandu. It was built in 5th century with four pairs of eyes of Lord Buddha in four cardinal directions keeping an eternal watch over the people and their doings. You will find Buddhist pilgrims from Tibet going round the stupa spinning the prayer wheels.
- Bhaktapur Durbar Square: Visit the Bhaktapur Durbar Square, the Royal Residential Quarter of Bhupatindra Malla,famous five-storied temple of Nyatapola in Pagoda style Batsala temple,Bhairavnath temple,Duttatraya temple,PujariMuth and Palace of 55 windows.
The rest of our time in Kathmandu is free for further exploration, try some local yoga classes and some last-minute shopping in Thamel area near by your hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel Shangrila (Breakfast Included)
Day 03: Fly to Lukla& Trek to Phakding 2652m.
A spectacular flight and hair raising landing on a steep mountain runway brings us to the start of our trek at the village of Lukla 2850m. After meeting the crew, we head up the DudhKosi Valley on a well-marked trail to our first camp near the river at Phakding. We stay at Tshering’s Home (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 04 : Activities in Phakding
We will volunteer at the school near Tsherings house.
Tshering and his family teach us to make the nepali traditional food at his home as well potato pan cake, momos. Overnight at Tshering’s home
(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included)
Day 05: Trek to Namche 3450m.
From Phakding, we cross and re-cross the river on high suspension bridges. Beyond Monjo is the entrance to the Sagarmatha National Park which was set-up in order to protect and preserve this fragile mountain environment. We then ascend quite steeply to Namche and along the way, if the weather is clear, catch a first glimpse of Mt Everest in the distance. Namche is the main trading village in the Khumbu and has a busy Saturday market - a meeting place for the Hindu traders from the lowlands and the Tibetan yak caravans that have crossed the glaciated Nangpa La. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 06: Rest day in Namche 3450m.
Namche is tucked away between two ridges amidst the giant peaks of the Khumbu and has an abundance of lodges, tea shops and souvenir shops as well as a magnificent outlook. It is an ideal place to spend a rest day, acclimatizing to the new altitude before heading off towards Tengboche. Options for acclimatization walks include a visit to Khunde hospital which was set-up by Sir Edmund Hillary, or a one hour walk up to the Everest view hotel above Namche for the sunset view of AmaDablam, Nuptse, Lhotse and Everest. There are also good views from the national park centre and museum just above the town. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 07: Trek to Tengboche Monastery 3860 m.
The trek continues along the rushing glacial waters of the DudhKosi with magnificent views of the mountains. We trek to an altitude of 3860m.today. On reaching Tengboche you will see the local monastery. Inside the monastery are incredibly ornate wall hangings, a 20-foot Sculpture of Buddha, and the musical instruments and robes of the Lamas. The group will be taken to observe a prayer ceremony either in the evening or morning depending on how the days trekking went. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 08: Trek to Dingboche 4350 m.
From Thyangboche the trail drops to Debuche, crosses another exciting suspension bridge on the ImjaKhola, and climbs to Pangboche amongst thousands of mani stones. Our uphill trek continues, taking us to the quaint traditional Sherpa village of Dingboche with its exquisite views of Lhotse, Island Peak, and AmaDablam. We take our time so we avoid getting affected by the altitude. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 09: Rest day explore to the Chhukung 4710 m. and back to Dingboche
Today you can enjoy another day for acclimatization. We will have trip to Chhukung valley via the ImjaKhola valley to get a marvellous view of the surrounding mountains, especially Lhotse's massive south wall, then return to Dingboche in the evening. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 10: Dingboche to Lobuche 4910 m.
Today, the trail continues along the lateral moraine of the Khumbu Glacier and passes by stone memorials for climbers who have perished on nearby summits.We continue to climb as we are heading to the altitude of 4910 meters at Lobuche which is really just a few huts at the foot of giant Lobuche peak. Some breathing problems may arise today due to the altitude. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 11 :Lobuche to Gorakshep 5184m.
While enduring a climb of approximately two hours and arriving at GorakShep, trekkers are treated to yet another beautiful view of Mt. Everest and Pumori - reaching Kala Patthar (within two hours of trekking). Once observing one of the most up-close and formidable views of Mt. Everest from Kala Patthar, trekkers return back to GorakShep for an overnight stay. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 12 : Hike up to Kalapattar 5555 m. early in the morning and trek down to Pheriche 4240 m.
This will be one of the most difficult yet rewarding days of the trek. Most of morning in this day is spent climbing Mt. Kala Patar, a small peak (by Himalayan standards) at 5555meters. The ascent is demanding but the climber gets the most magnificent mountain panorama: Everest, the highest point on the planet at 29028ft, 8848meters, towers directly ahead and on all sides loom the other giants, Nuptse, Pumori, Chagatse, Lhotse and countless others. We make a quick descent to GorakShep, a tiny hamlet at 5180 meters then trek down to Pheriche. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 13: Pheriche to Namche 3450m.
Today we follow the river and, after crossing it, climb back up through birch and rhododendron forest to Tengboche. Kwangde, Tawache, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, AmaDablam, Kantega and Thamserku are just a few of the Himalayan giants to be seen. From Tengboche we descend to the bridge over the DudhKosi at PhunkiTenga, where there are water driven prayer wheels, before making our way back to Namche. Overnight stay at lodge (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)
Day 14: Namche to Lukla 2652m
Finally we return to Lukla where the trek began, which will seem like a lifetime ago. Enjoying time to reflect on the trek as a group and the personal achievement of all those who took part. Also giving you time to explore the town. Overnight at lodge -Accomodation with attached Toilet and Bathroom.
(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included)
Day 15: Fly to Kathmandu 1350m.
We pack up early and head for the airstrip for the flight back to Kathmandu. We will have farewell dinner. We stay overnight at Shangrila Hotel (Breakfast included)
Day 16: Fly back to Home.
This is your final day in Kathmandu before catching your flight to home, ensure you have all the stuff packed and arrive at the airport in plenty of time, Fly to home.