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Trip Duration: 14 days

Trip Grade: Moderate to fairly challenging

Trip starts: Kathmandu

Trip ends: Kathmandu

Accommodation: Hotel/ lodge. Tented camp

Transportation: Flight/ private vehicle

Maximum Elevation: 5,545 meter

Trip Date Starts: Sewa Responsible Travel will manage this trip on the dates which is convenient for you so all you need to do is to inform the customized the departure date.

Trip overview: 

Everest Base Camp Trek which is packed for 14 days brings those 5 hug mountains which exceeds above 8,000 meters and those mountains are listed as Mt. Lhotse Shar (8,393m), Mt. Everest itself (8,848m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,153m), Mt. Makalu (8,463m) and Mt. Lhotse (8,501m). Many people think that Everest Base Camp Trek is only to admire the beauty of Everest. Of course it is but apart from it Everest Base Camp Trek is the way to explore Sagarmatha National Park which has gained its popularity in Buddhist monasteries, flora and fauna. Nmache Bazaar, the edifying bazaar where you can meet across the Sherpa people is another target of Everest Base Camp Trek. Kala Patthar (Black stone), the soaring elevation of Everest Base Camp Trek pulls numerous trekkers to go or this trek.

Summary of the itinerary 

Day 01: Arrive in TIA, Katmandu, flight to Lukla (2,886m) and trek to Phakding

Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazar (3,440m)

Day 03: Acclimatization day

Day 04: Trek to Tyangboche (3,867m)

Day 05: Trek to Dingboche (4,260m)

Day 06: Acclimatization day

Day 07: Trek to Lobuche (4,930m)

Day 08: Trek to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep

Day 09: Trek to Kala Patthar (5,545m) and trek to Pheriche (4,243m)

Day 10: Trek to Tyangboche (3,867m)

Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m)

Day 12: Trek to Lukla (2,886m)

Day 13: Flight to Kathmandu

Day 14: Departure!!!!

Detailed Itinerary: 

Day 01: Arrive in TIA, Katmandu, flight to Lukla (2,886m) and trek to Phakding

Upon your arrival at Tribhuva International Airport, you will be warmly greeted by representative staff from Sewa Responsible Travel who then will let you know about the detail itinerary. Thus, from TIA you will catch a flight to Lukla. Again turning up to Lukla you will head to Phakding as it is the initial spot from where the trek begins. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazar (3,440m)

After experiencing the mode of trekking via Phakding today it’s Namche Bazaar from where you will precede the trek. Namche Bazaar is the simple and beautiful location which is the inhabitants of Sherpa people. So, trekking in Namche Baazara will draws the beautiful picture of Namcahe along with its customs. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 03: Acclimatization day

After completing the trek in Namche Bazaar you may sense to have an acclimatization day as the environment may be entirely new for you. Likewise, prior to carry out the trek in such setting you have to adjust with the atmosphere. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 04: Trek to Tengboche (3,867m)

Taking enough rest today you will begin with trekking in Tengboche which is set up an altitude of 3,867m. it is enclosed by an obvious dwarf fires and Rhododendrons. Kwongde (6,187m), Tawache (6,542 m) Everest (8,848 m), Nuptse (7,855m) Lhotse (8,618m) and Amadablam (6,856m) with interesting gigantic Himalayan. Being in Tengboche you will visit Tengboche Buddhist Monastery in the Khumbu region. Stay overnight in tea house.

Day 05: Trek to Dingboche (4,260m)

On the following day you will wake up early in the morning and then set into motion to Dingboche. Dingboche is positioned at an elevation of 4,260 meter thus ascending from Tengboche you will move to Dingboche, another equally beautiful spot to perform the trek. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 06: Acclimatization day

In Dingboche you will get another acclimatization day so, again in this day you will take some rest and then set out to explore the surrounding. Acclimatization day does not mean only staying in the camp and doing nothing. Stretching the muscles is another part of acclimatization day. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 07: Trek to Lobuche (4,930m)

On the following day you will carry on the trek all through the Alpine region. On the way to Lobuche (4,930m), you will come across cooled up river in Thukla glacier and soar up the mound to watch the regal examination of the Cholatse, Lobuche, Nuptse and Pumori. Stay overnight in a tented camp.

Day 08: Trek to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep

From Lobuche you will go away next to the slender space setting up the linkage moraine of glacier and the wall. Afterward, you will cross the tributary of mountain glaciers to the dried out lake bed notorious as Gokrak Shep. At the moment you will accomplish the Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep.. Stay overnight in a tented camp.

Day 09: Trek to Kala Patthar (5,545m) and trek to Pheriche (4,243m)

Moving out in the morning will all set to go up the Kala Patthar (5,545m). Kala Patthar is assumed as the chief specified highlighting of the trek. You will be contented presenting 360 degrees startling sight of Mount Everest and close up mountains. Then, taking lunch you will set the trail towards Pheriche. Pheriche is set up at an altitude of 4,243 meter. Stay overnight in a guesthouse.

Day 10: Trek to Tengboche (3,867m)

On the following day you will revisit the same route so; you will once more move toward to Namche Bazaar and Tengboche. Thus, in previous trek if you has wished to use additional time then now we are offering that time to fulfill your wish as this is the imminent and inspiring destination. Stay overnight at guesthouse.

Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,440m)

On the next day you will run off from Tengboche and head to Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar will assist to draw the image of village life which is still fond of with their tradition. Here, you can purchase the handiwork crafted by the local people. You will use up lingering time interacting with Sherpa people. Stay overnight at guesthouse.

Day 12: Trek to Lukla (2,886m)

On the following day you will begin the trek to Lukla (2,886m) right after taking breakfast. The form of circumstances of Lukla cannot be predictable so more frequently the trekking companies used to add an extra day for Lukla. As you set out in an appropriate season you might be able to move further in assign itinerary. Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 13: Flight to Kathmandu

This is the day where you have to return Kathmandu after completing the trek. Thus, taking an hour of flight will take you in Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. Turning in the airport you will be transferred into the hotel. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 14: Departure!!!!

This is supposed to be the final day as per the set itinerary so on this day our representative staff from Sewa Adventure Travel will take you to the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu from where you will return your hometown after completing the Everest Base Camp Trek.