This 12-days trek will take you to the base camp of the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest and you’ll be reaching a maximum height of 5,554 metres during the trek.
Famous for its spectacular mountain peaks and the loyal and friendly Sherpas, the Everest region, also known as the Khumbu region, is one of the most popular destinations for tourists in Nepal.
You will be trekking on great trekking trails near water falls, un-spoilt Buddhist monasteries and through the enchanting Sherpa villages on your way to Everest Base Camp. The EBC trek also gives you the opportunity to trek up to Kala Patthar, a 5554 meter peak on the way to Everest Base Camp, which is a superb vantage point for magnificent views of the southwest face of Mt Everest and other surrounding Himalayan Mountains such as Mt. Nuptse and Mt. Lhotse. After your hike up to KalaPatthar the trail takes you along the Khumbu Glacier to the foot of Everest where you’ll finally reach the magnificent Everest Base Camp from where climbers are planning their summit attempts.
Reaching Everest Base Camp also marks the turnaround point of the trek so we’ll slowly start our descend, eventually reaching Lukla and Kathmandu, where it all started.
Our representative will come at your door, in your hotel at nearly about 6 am to 10 am in Kathmandu, to receive you before we start the trip.
Early in the morning we will be heading the airport flight to Lukla. This is an approximately 45 minutes flight with incredible mountain views north to the Himalayan Range.
Around the start of today we continue with north after the Dudh-Koshi stream and on to Jorsale where we enter the Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park. From here it is a short walk around the change of two conduits, the Imja-Drangpa (Imja-Khola) and the Nangpo-Tsangpo (Bhote-Kosi) where we cross again on a suspension interface. This is trailed by a tricky move (for around 2hrs) up to Namche Bazaar, the essential town in the Khumbu territory.
Namche shapes around the side of the valley, high over the stream and, as we go, we will get the chance to see incredible perspectives of the colossal pinnacles of the Khumbu including Mt Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse and AmaDablam.
In the wake of dropping down steeply to the stream at PhunkiTenga and eating, we have a long soak scale through delightful woodland to today around evening time’s cabin.
Tyangboche is renowned for its incredible religious community, the biggest in the Khumbu and we will remain close to this cloister with Everest, Lhotse and AmaDablam in full view.
After breakfast we head on up the trail to Dingboche. We first descend through stunning forest to Deboche and then cross the river and have a short climb to Pangboche which is a good lunch spot.
On this side of the river stunning Ama Dablam is prominent and a stunning distraction from the trail as we continue up to Dingboche for the night.
Today is for giving our bodies a chance to rest and adapt. In the event that we are feeling great you could go for an acclimatization stroll up the valley for a more extensive assortment of photographs of the valley and piles of the Khumbu area.
Today we head up a wide valley underneath the noteworthy pinnacles of Cholatse and Tawache on the left. we ‘turn right’ and climb all the more steeply towards the foot of the Khumbu Glacier, passing numerous stone cairns, worked as dedications to the numerous Sherpas who have kicked the bucket helping individuals climb Mt Everest. The way at that point climbs tenderly along the icy mass to achieve the bunch of houses at Lobuche.
Today we will walk 3 hours to Gorakshep along Khumbu Glacier and after the lunch we will keep on everest Base Camp. The stroll to base camp and back would require around 5-6 hours, following the Khumbu ice sheet, in some cases on moraine and in some cases on the ice sheet itself.
On achieving the base camp, please regard the space of the campaigns based there, yet appreciate this delegated minute, before returning down the long trail back to GorakShep.
At the beginning of today we rise ahead of schedule to begin the move up to one of the finest perspectives in the Everest locale, Kala Patthar 5554m getting a charge out of the dawn over the mountains and the stunning perspectives of Everest and the encompassing mountains. At that point we trek back to GorakShep. After the breakfast we will walk downhill almost the whole way, as we remember your means to Duglha and afterward plummet into Pheriche.
Today we rejoin the Imja Khola which you followed on the way up. Continuing along the river we return through Pangboche to gradual walk to Phortse.
From Phortse we descend to the bridge over the DudhKosi and from there we will steeply ascend to Mongla, after the descend and gradual walk back to Namche.
From Namche Bazaar you ought to be amazed at how easy that steep trail is to go down (as opposed to the hard slog you had as you came up) as we descend back down to the village of Jorsale. Passing the villages of Phakding and Choplung,we walk the trail that cuts up to the airstrip at Lukla.
This morning you get up early to catch the morning flight to Kathmandu from Lukla. We serve you a farewell dinner in Kathmandu at a cultural restaurant as our regard.