Trekking Destinations > Everest > Everest Base Camp (Lukla -Everest Base Camp Trek)
Retrace the footsteps of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. Enjoy the hospitality of Sherpa village life. Brush against the majesty of Mt. Everest. These are only a few of the experiences that await you in the fabled Solu-Khumbu region of Nepal.
This trek to Everest Base Camp, in the heart of Sagarmatha National Park, has become a rite of passage for many world travellers. The obvious goal is a close-up view of Mt. Everest (8848 m.) the world's highest peak. From Base Camp you may well be able to follow the progress of Everest ascent expedition teams, especially during the prime climbing seasons of spring and fall. But along the way you'll also be treated to staggering panoramas of other 8000-meter mountains, hanging glaciers, thundering waterfalls, and rhododendron forests. Diverse flora, fauna, and the aura of the mysterious Yeti are always present along the trail.The Everest Base Camp trek is equally famous for the hospitality of the indigenous Sherpa people. Participate in their colorful festivals and visit their cozy teahouses and Buddhist monasteries.
Arrival in Kathmandu, then transfer to Hotel / Preparation for trekking.
Kathmandu to Lukla (2840m) and Phakding (2610m): Fly to Lukla (35 minutes), trek.
Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m): Trek.
Rest day at Namche Bazaar: Acclimatization.
Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3867m): Trek.
Tengboche to Pheriche (4252m): Trek.
Pheriche to Lobuche (4910m): Trek.
Lobuche to Everest Base Camp(5360m) to Gorakshep(5160m) : Trek.
Gorakshep to Kalapattar (5545m) to Lobuche: Trek.
Lobuche to Dingboche: Trek
Dingboche to Tengboche : Trek.
Tengboche to Namche Bazar : Trek.
Namche Bazar to Lukla : Trek.
Lukla to Kathmandu: 35 minutes flight to Kathmandu from Lukla
Rest day at Kathmandu / Explore Kathmandu valley.
Departure to your own destination or continuously Nepal trip.
- Everest Region
- Annapurna Region
- Langtang Region
- Around Kathmandu
- Adventure Trekking
- Peak Climbing
- Bicycle Tour
- Sight-Seeing Excursions
- Custom Itineraries
- Information About AMS
- Clothing and Gear
- Personal Security in Nepal
- Nepal Fact Sheet
- Trekking Grade in Nepal.
- Trekking Rules and Regulation
- Why Himalayan Humanity ?
- Trip Name - Everest Base Camp
- Duration : 16 Days
- Trek Days: 13 Days
- Maximum Altitude - 5545m
- Hotel Use:
03 Nights in Kathmandu
- Fixed Departure Date- Autumn 2006
20 Sep - 03 Oct 2006
30 Sep - 15 Oct 2006
07 Oct - 22 Oct 2006
16 Oct - 31 Oct 2006
24 Oct - 08 Nov 2006
04 Nov - 17 Nov 2006
19 Nov - 2 Dec 2006
04 Dec - 17 Dec 2006
2 nights / 3 days Chitwan Jungle Safari
- 1 night / 2 days hill side tour to Nagarkot
1 night / 2 days hill side tour to Daman
1 night / 2 days hill side tour to Dhulikhel
1 fulll day sightseeing tour in Bhaktapur, Patan Durbar Square, Bugmati, Khokana
If you have some extra days left after the above trip completion or before going back home we would highly recommend the following optional tour programs: