Everest base camp trek is an exhilarating excursion to the base of the top of the world. It is an alpine trip that begins from Lukla. This tough journey is suited for the challenges facing hearts. With proper acclimatization, you can success this trip with your adventure determination. Trekking into the Sherpa high land and the base of Mt Everest, you get an excellent opportunity to view the airborne peaks and explore the hidden Sherpa culture.
The trek begins from a tiny airstrip of Lukla with a picturesque flight from Kathmandu. Then it heads through the fields and forests, crossing suspension bridges and enjoying your surprising meals. During the Everest base camp trekking, you get a chance to meet the Sherpa people who are renowned as the Himalayan leaders in the world and share their culture and living traditions. Though you are physically far from the bustling towns but the spiritual attractions allure you.
Especially in Namche Bazaar and Tengboche, you can explore the Buddhist sites and monastery. Acclimatization is equally essential. The panoramas of Mt. Everest (8848m), Lhotse, Makalu, Ama Dablam and vicinity are just breathtaking. Putting your foot on the Everest base camp and Kalapatthar, you trek down all the way to Lukla and conclude the trip.
Before setting out the excursion in Everest, you have to find yourselves physically fit. The pleasant walk is steep as well. The flora and fauna are fantastic. Please, contact us to customize your Everest base camp itinerary.
Everest Base Camp Trek Elevation and Altitude Profile
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu. (1300m)
Day 02: Free and arrangement day.
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2860m) Then trek to Monzo.(2804m), 10 KM Approx.
Day 04: Trek from Monzo to Namche Bazaar.(3445m), 4 KM Approx.
Day 05: Rest Day in Namche Bazaar.
Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3850m), 9.5 KM Approx.
Day 07: Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4350m) 11 KM Approx.
Day 08: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4950m). 11 KM Approx.
Day 09: Trek from Lobuche to Ghorakshep (5160m). Trek to Everest Base camp 5,364 m and down to Ghorakshep. 15 KM Approx.
Day 10: Trek from Gorak Shep to Kalapathar (5554m). Trek down to Phireche, 13 KM Approx.
Day 11: Trek from Phireche to Khumjung Village (3753 m)
Day 12: Trek from Khumjung Village to Manjoo (2840m)
Day 13: Trek from Manjoo to Lukla
Day 14: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu