Early in the morning, our guide with a vehicle will pick you up and we will fly to Lukla. During the flight, you will enjoy the mind-blowing scenery of Everest and the Rolwaling region. After reaching Lukla it will take some to arrange baggage then head to Phakding. On the way, you will face natural diversity like Sherpa village, Jungle, Glacier River, Suspension bridge etc.
Everest Base Camp Trek
Day 01 Fly to Lukla 45 minutes and trek to Phakding - 3 hours.
Day 02 Trek to Namche Bazaar from Phakding - 6 hours.
After our breakfast, the trek begins following the bank of Dudhkoshi River till Jorsalle then crossing the suspension bridge we head to Namche through the Jungle which is all the way up. Namche is a gateway to Everest and the biggest bazaar in the region.
Day 03 Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar
Namche bazaar is known as the capital of the Khumbu region as well as the gateway of Mt Everest. Perhaps Namche is the highest mountain city which is modernised and facilitated city like pub, bank, hospital, and bar all available. Today we do some side hiking trips by hiking to Everest view point Hotel (3880m) from where we can see spectacular views of Mt. Everest, Mt Lhotse, Nuptse, Mt Ama Dablam and many more.
Day 04 Trek to Tyangboche from Namche - 6 hours.
Today after breakfast we will begin our trek with extra energy. Due to the scenario of snow-capped mountains and alpine forests, it makes automatic excitement/ After a 3-hour walk, we will have lunch at Fungi Thanga then head up to Tyangboche by crossing the rhododendron forest. Tyangboche is very popular for its more than hundred years old monastery.
Day 05 Trek to Dingboche from Tyangboche - 6 hours
The trail goes down to Deboche then by crossing the hanging bridge and up arrive Pangboche. From Pangboche gradually up two hours arrive Dingboche a big human settlement at the end.
Day 06 Acclimatization at Dingboche
Today we take a rest at Dingboche for acclimatization by doing a side trip. We climb as much as we can and the highest point is Nagarjuna hill which is 5000m from where we can see Mt Makalu (5th largest mountain - 8485m ) and other mountains.
Day 07 Trek to Lobuche from Dingboche - 5 hours
Trekking starts from Dinboche with a walk of around 2 hours and gradually up arrives at Thukla. After a short break, we hike steeply up to the memorial area where we can find statues of those people who lost their life in Everest expeditions. Then one-hour easy walk to Lobuche.
Day 08 Trek to Gorakshep and EBC (5364m) from Lobuche - 7 hours.
After breakfast at Lobuche, we walk toward Gorakshep which is mostly a flat trail and will take about 2-3 hours where we stay overnight.
After a quick lunch at Gorakshep, we do a day hike to Everest base camp for what you are coming. We take our cameras, water and a small backpack to experience Everest base camp. This will take 5-6 hours for both ways including roaming time.
Day 09 Trek to Pheriche from Gorakshep - 7 hours.
This morning we do an early hike to Kalapathar (5550m/18210ft) to catch a stunning view of sunrise. It will be freezing cold while climbing Kalapathar for you have to be prepared with proper clothing. Kalapathar is one of the best sunrise viewpoints with the closest Mountain above 8000m. All Everest ranges can be seen from here. After the sunrise view we back down to Gorakshep, have breakfast and all the way down to Pheriche for overnight.
Day 10 Trek to Namche bazaar from Pheriche - 7 hours.
Since we trek down it is almost the way downhill except for some up hills arriving at Namche where you can enjoy a hot shower, a nice coffee or enjoy pub bar etc.
Day 11 Trek to Lukla from Namche bazaar - 7 hours.
Same way we trek down to Lukla while we go up for the trekking. Lukla where we take our flight back to Kathmandu for the next day.
Day 12 Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla 45 minutes.
Today after breakfast we proceed to the airport for the flight back to Kathmandu. Then will be driven to your hotel. Trek end or join another activities.