Country:Nepal Duration:12 Days
Trip Level:Semi- Hard Altitude:5550m
Activities:Trekking Accommodation:Guesthouse
Group Size:01-15 pax Transport:Flight
Starts at:kathmandu Ends at:Kathmandu
Trip Route:Lukla - Namche - Tengboche - Dingboche - Gorek Shep - EBC - Pheriche - Kathmandu
Best Seasons:March-May, Sep- Nov

Everest. at 8,848m is the worlds highest peak, and is a western imperialistic name, in honor of the Surveyor General of India, George Everest. In Nepal, she is known as Sagarmatha, meaning 'The Head of the Earth touching Heaven.' In Tibet she is refereed to in the female gender, Chomolungma, 'The Mother Goddess of the Snows.'
The Everest Base Camp trek takes you to the foot of Mt. Everest, where you pass through sensational mountain terrain offering magnificent views. In addition you gain an insight into the lives of the Sherpa people, their culture and heritage.
Sit at home now, and envisage that you are following the trails, crossing rapid rivers via hanging bridges, moving to the side as yak caravans pass, and clicking that 'National Geographic'-photo! Sit in a tea-house and share a beer with some expedition climbers, haggle with Tibetan traders and buy a hand woven carpet. Yes, the EBC trek is all this, and more.

  • Trekking Permit and National Park entry permit.
  • Flight Kathmandu to Lukla , and return.
  • Lodges/guest house accommodation during the trek.
  • Meals during the trek (Breakfast, lunch & dinner).
  • One English speaking tour guide, and porters. One porter between 2 pax, 7 kilos from each client.
  • Fair wage, insurance and suitable equipment for guide and trekking staff.
  • Group First Aid kit.
  • All government taxes, Vat, tourist Service and official expenses
  • Farewell dinner with guide, and Nepali cultural show.
Day 01    Kathmandu – Lukla (2,642m/8,668ft) – Phakding (2,562m/8,700ft), 35 min flight, 3-4 hrs trek
Day 02 Phakding – Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,280ft), 6-8 hrs
Day 03 Namche Bazaar: Acclimatization and exploration day
Day 04 Namche Bazaar – Tengboche (3,870m/12,694ft), 5-6 hrs
Day 05 Tengboche - Dingboche (4,360 m/14,300ft), 5-6 hrs
Day 06 Dingboche: Acclimatization and exploration day
Day 07 Dingboche – Lobuche (4,940m/16,207ft), 4-5 hrs
Day 08 Lobuche – Gorak Shep (5,160m/16,930ft) – Everest Base Camp (5,364m/17,594ft) – Gorak Shep, 7-8 hrs
Day 09 Gorak Shep – Kala Patthar (5,545m/18,192ft) – Pheriche (4,280m/14,070ft), 7-8 hrs
Day 10 Pheriche – Namche Bazaar (3,440 m/11,280 ft): 8-9 hrs
Day 11 Namche Bazaar – Lukla (2,642m/8,668ft):  7-8 hrs
Day 12 Lukla – Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft): 35 min flight

Note: All trekking hours and distances are approximate, offering a rough guide.

ale gender, Chomolungma, 'The Mother Goddess of the Snows.'
The Everest Base Camp trek takes you to the foot of Mt. Everest, where you pass through sensational mountain terrain offering magnificent views. In

Additional Information

The following are what we advise you obtain in the way of equipment and gear before trekking in Nepal, and are meant to keep you mobile and comfortable in a range of expected weather conditions. Trekking gear can be rented or purchased in Kathmandu at cheaper prices, remember Nepal is the home of Mount Everest, there is plenty of choice and our staff can assist you with the necessary arrangements. Except for your day pack, all luggage will be carried by porters. There is an allowance of 33lbs/15kg per person. Additional personal items not needed for the trekking portion of the trip can be checked in the hotel’s storage room for no extra cost.

  • Sun hat or scarf
  • Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Head torch
  • Cotton T-shirts or Thermals
  • Fleece jacket
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Down jacket
  • Lightweight cotton pants (long)
  • Waterproof Pants
  • Thin inner socks
  • Thick, warm wool hiking socks
  • Comfortable Hiking boots
  • Gloves
  • Sleeping bag rated to - 20°C
  • Trekking bags/duffel bag
  • Large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag)
  • Trekking poles (optional, recommended)
  • Water bottle or camel bag
  • Toiletries
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  • Trekking Permit and National Park entry permit.
  • Flight Kathmandu to Lukla , and return.
  • Lodges/guest house accommodation during the trek.
  • Meals during the trek (Breakfast, lunch & dinner).
  • One English speaking tour guide, and porters. One porter between 2 pax, 7 kilos from each client.
  • Fair wage, insurance and suitable equipment for guide and trekking staff.
  • Group First Aid kit.
  • All government taxes, Vat, tourist Service and official expenses
  • Farewell dinner with guide, and Nepali cultural show.
  • Nepali Visa.
  • Hotels in Kathmandu before and after the trek. Advise if we are to book rooms on your behalf.
  • Personal insurance, including trekking over 4000m, helicopter evacuation, hospitalization and repatriation.
  • Drinks / Beverages. Personal Expenses, eg laundry.
  • Tipping to guide and porters.
  • Entrance fees/donations for temples, monasteries and school.
  • Personal trekking equipment - a suggested list will be sent on receipt of deposit.
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation.
  • Which are not mentioned on “Cost Includes?”