Everest Base Camp Trek 14 Days - 14 days

Overview

‘Everest Base Camp ‘, the base camp of the highest summit on earth Mt.Everest (8848m) is rated as the most adventurous trekking destination of the world. The Everest Base Camp Trek 14 Days takes you to the most popular foothills of the world with lots of new experiences, fun and adventures within in two weeks. Everest Base Camp Trek is full of numbers of stunning attractions, amazing trials and enthralling lifelong experiences which make this trek a world class journey to the Himalayas. This world class journey is full of astonishing views of the majestic mountains, Sherpa villages, lust jungles, rivers, glaciers and much more. You will dive into the enormous natural beauty of Khumbu region throughout the trek. Ofcourse, watching the top of the world ‘Mt.Everest’ so close to you with your bare eyes will make this trek a worthwhile experience of your life.

Starting with a 35 minutes scenic and breathtaking flight from Kathmandu that directly takes you to Lukla airport, your journey to the legendry foothills embarked by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa in 1953 begins afterwards. On your trek to Everest Base Camp you will experience living in tea houses with warm and loving hospitality of every friendly Sherpa people. You will also get familiar with the Sherpa cultures, lifestyle and tradition while trekking through numerous Sherpa villages on your way.

Everest Base Camp Trek Difficulties.

Climbing new heights is a matter of appreciation and pride. However it is not an easy task, there may be several difficulties to be overcome to get success. Although no prior trekking experience is needed for doing EBC trek one must be physically fit. Since, you will be trekking to more than 5000 m there may be risk of getting altitude sickness. To avoid this make sure you are having proper diet a month prior to the trek. To do this trek one must be able to walk 5-6 hours a day in an unfamiliar terrain with numerous ups and down trials. If you can walk upto 5-6 hours a day then Everest Base Camp Trek is not difficult for you.

However, for those who do not have required physical fitness but eager to see Mt.Everest close, we do have special packages designed for them.Plese let us know if you have any queries about Everest Base Camp Trek.

Highlights of EverestBase Camp Trek

  •   Explore UNESCO World Heritage sites in Kathmandu
  •   Breathtaking flight to Lukla with breathtaking views.
  •   Warm hospitality of Sherpa people.
  •   Get familiar with the Sherpa culture and traditions. 
  •   Experience local lifestyle at teahouses.
  •   Visit Tengboche Monastery.
  •   Remarkable views of the Khumbu Icefall.
  •   Hike up to Kala Patthar (5555m) & Nangkartshang Peak (5083)m
  •   Trek to Everest base camp and Khumbu glacier.
  •   Get close to the world's highest mountains. Mt.Everest (8848m)
Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 
Day 02: fly to lukla, trek to Phakding 30 minutes flight, 3-4 hrs. Trek.
Day o3: Phakding to Namche Bazaar.  5- 6 hours trek.
Day 04: Acclimatization day- Namche Bazaar 
Day 05: namche bazar to tengboche 2-4 hrs.
Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche 5-6 hrs.
Day 07: Dingboche, Acclimatization
Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche , 4-5 hrs
Day 09: Lobuche to Gorakshep 
Day 10: Gorakshep to Kala Patthar to Pherice, 7-8 hrs.
Day 11: Pheriche to Namche Bazar 6-7 hrs.
Day 12: Namche Bazar to Lukla 6-7 hrs.
Day 13:  Lukla to Kathmandu.
Day 14;Final Departure from Kathmandu

How to Book Holidays

If you would like to book one of your holidays to enjoy Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan and India please carefully read this section especially our Terms & Conditions.

We hearten you to book as soon as possible to make sure you get the holiday you would like to join us, frequently we might have problem to secure flights at the last minute especially for pro, Lasha, Lukla, Jomsom , Phaplu ,Juphal , Jumla . If you would like to book a trip then you can concern with Actual Adventure Reservation Staff to find out the current trek status. We will respond by sending you a Pre-Trip feedback form and Booking Form. You can email or post these forms back to us along with your non refundable deposit of $ 200.

 

If your booking is accepted by us then a contract is deemed to exist between you and The Actual Adventure Ltd. At this point we will send you a confirmation invoice showing the amount of deposit received and your final balance due. Now you can go ahead and book your international flights and obtain trekking and travel insurance.

To book your trip with us, Please follow the steps below:

Step 1 Send us an inquiry using inquiry form, email or call us

Step 2 Discuss about your tour package with us and final the price and itinerary

Step 3 Pay to confirm your trip

Step 4 Send us your document(if necessary)

Step 5 Start your tour

 
How to Pay as advance ?

Our company usually charges 30% of local tour fee as deposit. If your tour package include air tickets, you are kindly required to pay 15%-20% of local tour fee plus 100% of air fare. As regards to the rest of your tour fee, you can pay after your arrival.

Our company does not accept leave a part of tour fee at the end of your trip. All the trip fee are required to be fully paid  before your trip start.


Available Payment Methods

(Important Notice: Travelers are kindly required to pay for the full deposit to our account, the banking charges will be on the travelers account. Our company will confirm the amount of deposit based on actual amount we received. If the actual amount we received is less than the required amount, our company will ask travelers to pay the difference when they are in China)

By wire transfer to our company account

Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd.
Currency General Account (USD) 016-010 100 23199 
Paying Bank: Nepal Investment Bank Ltd
Thamel Branch, Kathmandu, Nepal
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 Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

After your arrival on Kathmandu our representatives will be there waiting to give you a hearty welcome to Nepal with your name card. You will be taken to hotel by our representatives. At the evening we will provide you warm welcome dinner at a typical Nepali restaurant.

Day 2: fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding 3-4 hours trek

We start with a secenic flight to Lukla which is the entrance of our trek. We will meet our rest of the team members have some breakfast there and start our trekking. We will walk on a trail that gradually descends too Cheplung village from where we will get a glimpses of Mt.khumbila, a sacred mountain which has never been climbed. We will take lunch there take some rest and then we will gradually descend until Phakding. We will have our dinner in Phakding. Our overnight stay will be on Phakding.

Day 3: Phakding to Namche Bazar  5-6 hours trek

The trial today passes through a beautiful pine forest and we will continue our walk on a trial that goes north up the Benkar valley following the banks of Dudh Koshi River. We cross the Dudh Koshi River and pass Chumoa and Monjo village before reaching the entrance of Everest National Park. Then after crossing suspension bridge, we pass jorsale village and walk alongside of Dudh Koshi and Bhote Koshi River. We ascend on a step trial and reach the biggest town in the Everest region i.e. Namche Bazar. We will be staying overnight witnessing beautiful Namche Bazar.

Day 4: Acclimatization Day – Namche Bazaar

Since we will be gaining a lot of high altitude acclimatization is very important to reduce the chances of altitude sickness. We will have a rest day today at Namche for acclimatization. We will tour to the primary town of the Everest region which is Namche Bazar. It also has government offices, ATMs, internet cafes, shops, restaurants, and colorful markets. Overall this market is one of the major economic hubs of Khumbu region. We will spend our whole day hiking to the places that are near to the areas. We can hike upto Sagarmatha National Park and enjoy the sunrise over Himalays. We will also visit the Hillary School and monasteries. It will help our body to acclimate the lower content of oxygen in the air. Our overnight stay will be on Namche Bazaar.

Day 5: Namche Bazaar to Tengboche  5- 6 hours

We begin our trek to Tengboche via Phunki.The trek until Phunki is not very difficult. After reaching Phunki we will ascend towards the biggest monastery which is Tengbboche Monastery which lies in Tengboche village.  The UNESCO world heritage site Sagarmatha National Park is also located here; we can enjoy the beautiful panoramic views of the Himalayas which the monastery is blessed with. The Himalayas including Mt.Everrest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Ama Dablam and Thamserku can be viewed from here. The Monastry opens at 3:00pm, so if we reach thereby 3 o’clock we can observe the Buddhist religious ceremony. We will be staying overnight in Tengoboche.

Day 06: Tengboche to Dingboche , 5 - 6 hours

Throughout our todays trial to Dingboche we will be exploring the magnificent views of Mt,Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. Here we will walk downhill to Debuche and cross the Imja River to Pangboche Monastery. We will be walking around the Imja valley and Lobuche River before ascending to Dingboche. This beautiful village gives amazing pictures of Himalayan agriculture and animal husbandry. We can have amazing views of beautiful barely, potato, and buckwheat fields along with animals grazing along those fields. 

Day 07: Dingboche, Acclimatization

 Dingboche is our acclimatization stop which is located in Chukung Valley.  After having breakfast we will trek towards Chukung valley which is not very difficult.  We will have our lunch here. This valley is famous for remarkable views of mountains such as Makalu, Lhotse, Chalotse, and Ama Dablam. Moreover we will also get to see the beautifully arranged fields with stone walls in order to protect the seasonal crops from cold winds and grazing animals. After this remarkable short trek we will then go back to dingboche. We will have our dinner here and our overnight stay will be on Dingboche.

Day 08: Dingboche to Lobuche 4-5 hours

After breakfast we forward our steps towards Lobuche. After approximately two hours trek we will reach to Thugla. There we will take a rest for sometime by having some hot drink.  We can see the high mountains getting closer to us as we proceed towards Lobuche. On our trek to Lobuche we will climb up to steep hill where we can see the Everest Memorial which is a memorial for the climbers who have lost their life while attempting to summit Mount Everest. As we continue our trial to the Khumbu Glacier moraine we will be facing several great peaks.  After 5-6 hours trek from Dingboche we will reach to Lobuche. Our todays overnight stay will be on Lobuche.

Day 09: Lobuche to Gorakshep , 2-4 hrs.

Goarakshep is our today’s destination for overnight. The hike up to Gorakshep is about 2 hours.  As we further our trials it will get harder than before but the trial gets easier as we climb about 150m.  There will be strenuous walk along the Khumbu Glacier and up to Everest Base Camp. As we reach to the base camp at 5365m, we will enjoy the amazing view of Khumbu icefall. Moreover the Everest Base Camp itself is incredibly beautiful. The mesmerizing views of Nuptse, Khumbuste and Pumori mountains from the base camp are so alluring. We will return back to Gorak Shep for the night. Our overnight stay will be on Gorakshep.

Day10: Gorakshep to Kala Patthar to Pherice, 7-8 hrs.

Today we will have an early breakfast in Gorakshep. After having breakfast we will be heading towards the best view point on the earth which is Kalapatthar. From there we can grasp the remarkable view of the Mt. everest. The views from Kalapatthar are outstanding. It will give us that heavenly pleasure we might have never thought having off.  We will have our lunch there and will return back to Pherice. Our overnight stay will be on Pherice.

Day11: Pheriche to Namche Bazar 6-7 hrs.

We will wake up early in the morning and start our journey to Namche by following the trials of beautiful juniper and rhododendron trees and crossing the Bridge of Dudh Koshi River we will move downwards loosing almost 2,000ft of elevations. Leaving the beautiful mountains behind us we can also spot mountain goats, pheasants and other wild animals and birds habitual to the area.we will ultimatiley reach Sansa from where we will witness mesmerizing views of Ama Dablam, Thamserku, and Nuptse mountains. We will arrive back to Namche and our overnight stay will be there.

Day 12: Namche Bazar to Lukla 6-7 hrs.

Today we will have our last day on mountains. There will be mostly a downhill trek on a trial along the bank of the Dudh Koshi River. We will trek toward the Hillary Suspension bridges, and also pass by several monasteries and villages before reaching Lukla. After reaching Lukla we will take rest and spend some quality time remembering all those bittersweet reminiscence of the journey. Our overnight stay will be on Lukla.

Day 13:  Lukla to Kathmandu

Bidding a goodbye to Everest region we will take an early flight to Kathmandu from Lukla airport along with the glimpses of the mountains we have recently visited. After reaching Kathmandu we will go back to our hotel and take some rest or do some shopping as reminder. Our guides will help you for shopping. We will also provide you farewell dinner

Day 14:  Final Departure from Kathmandu

Today you will have your final hours in Kathmandu. After having breakfast you are free till the departure. We hope you had an amazing time with us and we look forward to serve you again. Our representatives will drop you to the airport for your final departure.

 


Cost Info

Cost Include

  • Pick up and drop facilities from Airport-Hotel-Airport (by private car)
  • Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepali restaurant with live cultural program.
  • Stays in 3 star standard hotels or clean lodge/guest houses during the trek. (as per availability)
  • Every meals during the trek.( breakfast, lunch, dinner, including tea and coffees)
  • Seasonable fresh fruit.
  • Experienced, well trained, English speaking guide with all his expenses, insurance, equipment during your travel period.(4:1)
  • One porter for each two member in a group (with all his expenses, insurance, equipment during your travel period)
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits as per itinerary.
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (national Park Permit, TIMS)
  • Domestic flights (Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu)
  • All government and local taxes.

Cost Exclude

  • Tips for guides porters and drivers
  • Nepalese visa fee.
  • Extra night accommodation due to any reason in Kathmandu.
  • Extra luggage charge.
  • Person expenses not included in the itinerary.

Fact 

Trip Length: 14 days 
Activities: Guided Trekking tour 
Trek Luggage: Carried by local porter 
Difficulty: Moderate to Strenuous 
  Acclimatization: 2 days before EBC  
  Max Elevation: 5,364m Everest Base Camp  
  Meal: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner 
  Accommodation: Twin Room (Lodge)  
  Flight :Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu 
  Best Month : Feb-May/Sep-Dec Battery 
Recharge: Everyday 
  Wi-Fi: Every day 
Group Size: 02 Minimum -10 Maximum
   

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