Everest Base Camp Trek

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Trip Code: NHTicicles 92 Destination: Nepal Trip Grade: Moderate Max Elevation: 5545 Meters Total Duration: 16 days Best Time: March - May & Sept - Dec Group Size: Min 1 Pox aw-dropping views of Mt. Everest along with Mt. Makalu, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Ama Dablam & Khumbu Ice fall. Thrilling hike up to the top of Kala Patthar and observe stunning Himalayan views from there. A once in a lifetime trek to the Everest Base Camp. Acclimatization days built in. Traveling through the villages of world famous Sherpa climbers. Observing Buddhist culture closely by visiting some ancient Buddhist monasteries..
 Everest base camp trek package  is the most popular and classic trekking trails in Nepal. The ultimate goal of this trekking is to fulfill the dream of reaching to the lap of the highest peaks in the world the base camp of the Mt. Everest. Many people from around the world have a dream to reach to the top of the highest peaks and set the record, if not reach to at least on the lap of the highest peak, therefore, why thousands of travelers make it to the Everest base camp every year. This trip starts and ends at Lukla, the airport just to the south of Everest National Park, these days. But the classic route to EBC trek  was starting from Jiri, by then the transportation (public bus) was available up to Jiri, instead of Jiri, now a day the trekking to Mt. Everest base camp starts from the place called Bhandar, the gateway to Solukhumbu. Mt. Everest (8,848 m), popularly known as ´Sagarmatha´ in Nepali and ´Chomolongma´ in Tibetan language, is the highest peaks in the world, located in the north east of the country. As mentioned above, the ultimate goals of this trip is to reach on the lap of the Mt. Everest (8,848 m) the highest peaks in the world and take snaps with the backdrop of Mt. Everest and range of other Himalayas located in the region, namely Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Amadablam , Mt. Pumori , Mt. Thamserku , Mt. Kantega among others. Day 01 -  Trek to Phakding (2652m/8699ft (Walking Distance: 8 KM) Duration: 3 hoursDay 02 - Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11283ft) (Walking Distance: 10-12 KM) Duration: 6 hoursDay 03 - Acclimatization Day - Hike to Everest View Hotel (Walking Distance: 3-4 KM) Duration: 3-4 HoursDay 04 - Namche to Tengboche (3860m/12660ft) (Walking Distance: 10-11 KM) Duration: 5 HoursDay 05 - Tengboche to Dingboche (4410m/14464ft) (Walking Distance: 11-12 KM) Duration: 5 HoursDay 06 - Acclimatization Day - Hike to Nagerjun and return (Walking Distance: 5-6 KM) Duration: 4-5 HoursDay 07 - Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m/16105ft) (Walking Distance.: 11-12 KM) Duration: 5 HoursDay07 - Lobuche - Everest Base Camp (5364m/17594ft) - Gorekshep (Distance: 14-15 KM) 8 HoursDay 09 - Gorakshep - Kala Pathar (5545m/18188ft) - Pheriche (4210m) (Distance: 13-14 KM) 7 HoursDay 10 - Pheriche to Namche (3440m/11283ft) (Walking Distance: 14-15 KM)Duration: 7 HoursDay 11 - Namche to Lukla (2800m/9184ft) (Walking Distance: 18-19 KM) Duration: 7 HoursDay 12 - Lukla to Kathmandu

What’s included

  • Airport and hotel transfers as per itinerary in private vehicleStaff– one professional, knowledgeable and friendly English speaking trekking leader along with assistant guide (6 trekkers : 1 assistant guide)  and porters (2 trekkers : 1 porter) including their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, transportation, and accidental insuranceRound trip flight Kathmandu – Lukla– Kathmandu including departure taxesDuffle bag, sleeping bag, and down jacket for use during the trek  T – shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificateFirst aid medical kitTIMS, National Park Permits (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)All government taxes & office service charge

What’s not included

  • Nepal visa arrangement (more on Nepal Visa Information)International airfaresExcess baggage chargesTravel and rescue insuranceMeals Alcoholic drinks and cold drinksPersonal expenses such as phone calls, bar bills, laundry, battery recharge, bottle or boiled water, hot shower, extra porters, etc)Personal equipment and clothingTips for guides and porters (tip is expected but not mandatory