Trekking in Everest takes you to the most iconic base camp of all at the foot of the greatest mountain in the world, Mount Everest (8848m). This is one of the world’s classic treks, attracting increasingly tourists every year. Everest Base Camp area lies in Solukhumbu District, which is considered as the advanced location for trekking, due to the highest peak Mt. Everest (8848m). Solukhumbu is the place of origin of the inborn mountaineers-Sherpas. Their specific traditional lifestyle and practices, ethnic stone-housed villages and their sound hospitality will make your trek unforgettable. Walking through Shrepa’s land with the Buddhist monuments of– stupas, chortens, mani partitions, and gompas can also be a wonderful spiritual experience.
The first day of your itinerary involves arrival in Kathmandu and getting prepared for the upcoming trek. You will be picked up at the Kathmandu airport, introduced to the guide and will also be briefed about the trek.
After breakfast, we will proceed to the Tribhuvan Domestic Airport, Kathmandu.
We will take a flight to Lukla. The total flying time is of 35 minutes.
At Lukla, our representatives will receive you. we will start our trekking and trek to Phakding. It is at an altitude level of 2652m. It is a simple trek for 3.5 hours.
We will trek for Namche Bazaar. Namche is at an altitude level of 3440m. The Dudh Koshi river flows along the side till Namche.
We will stop at Monjo for the lunch, as that is the last point to get food before Namche.
Overnight stay at Tea House or Mountain Lodge. Total trekking will be 5 to 6 hours with the moderate difficulty level and a portion after Monjo will be strenuous.
We will be resting in Namche Bazaar. It is a place that has everything one can wish for. Coffee shops, Bars, Restaurants and many more things to do.
You can go to the Namche museum, this a little above Namche Bazaar, just about 20 minutes trek.
You can visit the Namche Bazaar (Market) and Namche Monastery.
Tengboche is a small valley at an altitude level of 3860m. It is one of the most beautiful places of our entire trekking route.
We will start our trek and go towards the Pangboche village, we will get some nice views of Mount Ama Dablam. We will then trek towards Pheriche and proceed to the Imja Valley. Overnight stay at Dingboche.
The trek will be about 6 to 7 hours while it will be moderate for most part, there will be about 2 steep inclines.
View of worlds three top mountain peaks, Mount Lhotse, Mount Makalu and Mount Cho Yu. Besides these, you will see plenty of peaks and mountain ranges.
Overnight stay at hotel.
The day trek to Dughla (4, 620m) will be our shortest trek in this trip. The flat trail till Dughla will offer some of the best views of this trekking expedition. On our right, we can see a magnificent view of mount Pumori (7, 138m) and a glacial lake. We will cross the Dhudkoshi River just before our Tea House; in fact the source of this river is just 1KM from this place. You can see the wall of Khumbu glacier from this place. Overnight in a Tea House/Mountain Lodge.
The day start our trekking towards Lobuche which is situated beside the Khumbu glacier. Initial part of the trek will be tough as we will hike to Dughla Pass/ Thukla Pass. We spend some time at the pass and then proceed to Lobuche. Dhugla / Thukla Pass to Lobuche trail is almost flat. Overnight in a Tea House/Mountain Lodge.
Camp (5364m) and come back to Gorakshep. The trek to Gorakshep (5170m) and Everest Base Camp (5364m) is likely to be a moderate trek.
We will get to see the peak of the Everest very clearly tomorrow from Kala Patthar.
Overnight stay in Gorakshep.
The most difficult part of this trekking is Kala Patthar as well as the most rewarding one.
It will take about 2.5 to 3 hours to reach Kala Patthar from Gorakshep.
After Kala Patthar it will be all descending from now on and the trek becomes very simple, though you have to be careful about the decline.
another 3 hours to reach Lobuche (4940m). Total trek time will be 7 hours max with only one steep incline and rest simple and easy trek.
Based on group’s decision you can trek down to Pheriche also
Today’s trek moderate to till Namche Bazaar. a little hike before Tengboche and after Phungi Thanga.
The last day of our trekking in Khumbu. The trek is of moderate difficulty level as we return to Lukla on the very same trail.
Next go to the Airport and catch flight to Kathmandu and enjoy the valley views throughout the 35 minutes flying time.
This is a complete leisure day and overnight stay at hotel or guest house
We will drop you at the Airport.