Total Duration:15 Days
Trip Grade:Moderate to Strenuous
Meals:Breakfast in Kathmandu and all the foods during trekking
Transportation:Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
Accommodation:Hotel and Guest Houses
Max. Altitude:5545m Kalapathar
Max. sleeping altitude :5164 m
Best Season:March - May / Sept - Nov
Everest, the top of the World. Reaching the top of the world is the dream of every person. Everest Base Camp Treks takes you up to the base camp of Mount Everest. The highest point of the trek Kalapathar is best viewer point of hundreds of Himalayan peaks including Everest. 15 days trek to Everest passes many typical Sherpa villages, dense forest, rivers, monasteries and of course mountain views. Treks to Everest provides many optional itineraries but the first choice of peoples is to make Everest Base Camp Treks. This trek is facilitating of local guest houses all the way up to the end point of trekking. Your professional guide and supporter is the key person to make your trip successful and joyful.
Touch Kailash Travels and Tours provide professional, helpful, friendly and informatics guide and strong porter which caused youre successful in 15 days trek to Everest.
This trek reaches immediately to high altitude land. Your first day reaching Lukla (2860) mitre and sleep at 2610 meter is higher than staying in Kathmandu valley. A good acclimatization in Namche Bazar (3440m) and easy hiking around makes your body fit at high altitude. You also can have one more acclimatization day in Dingboche in case of any doubt. This day can be adjusted with last spare day of Kathmandu of our 15 days itinerary. Trekking every day is about 5-6 hours which is slow walking at high altitude. Way back from Everest Base Camp is faster. This trek can be run throughout the year but there is the special season of sunny days with clear Himalayan views without rain in the mountain.
The best season treks to Everest is autumn and spring. The month of March to May and September to November is sunny days with the clear sky. You still can make this trek in the winter season of December to February month.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1350m) we discuss about trekking and other arrangement if time permits. Overnight at Hotel
Day 02:Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley and trip preparation. Overnight at Hotel
Day 03:Fly to Lukla (2860m) and trek to Phakding (4/5 hours - 2610m) Overnight at local guest house
Day 04:Trek to Namche Bazar. (6/7 Hours - 3440m) Overnight at local guest house
Day 05:Acclimatization in Namche Bazar. sort hiking to view point and Khumjung village. overnight at local guest house
Day 06:Trek to tengboche. (5/6 Hours - 3860m) Overnight at local guest house
Day 07:Trek to Dingboche. (5/6 Hours - 4410m) Overnight at local guest house
Day 08:Trek to Lobuche. (4 Hours - 4930m) Overnight at local guest house
Day 09:Trek to Everest Base camp (5364m) and come back to Gorakhshep (7/8 Hours - 5170m) for overnight. Guest House
Day 10:Climb Kalapathar (5545m) early in the morning. Trek back to Feriche. (4/5 Hours - 4240m) overnight at local guest house
Day 11:Trek back to Namche. (6/7 Hours - 3440m) Overnight at local guest house
Day 12:Trek back to Lukla. (6/7 Hours - 2860m) Overnight at local guest house
Day 13:Fly back to Kathmandu (35 minutes). transfer to Hotel and rest. Overnight at hotel
Day 14:Spare day in Kathmandu. in case of disturbance in Lukla flight. Overnight at Hotel
Day 15:Final departureDownload Detail Itinerary
Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1350m) we discuss about trekking and other arrangement if time permits. Overnight at Hotel We pick up you from Tribhuban International airport Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. We discuss trekking and another arrangement if time permits.
Day 02Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley and trip preparation. Overnight at Hotel We start the sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley. A famous Hindu temple, A biggest Buddhist stupa and old king palace are covered. All these sides are listed in UNESCO sutural heritage sides. Late afternoon back to hotel and briefing about the trip.
Day 03Fly to Lukla (2860m) and trek to Phakding (4/5 hours - 2610m) Overnight at local guest house We start a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley. A famous Hindu temple, A biggest Buddhist stupa and old king palace are covered. All these sides are listed in UNESCO sutural heritage sides. Late afternoon back to hotel and briefing about the trip.
Day 04Trek to Namche Bazar. (6/7 Hours - 3440m) Overnight at local guest house starting of the day is easy walking at flat land. We cross a couple of similar villages on the and Cross Everest National Park permit checking counter. Cross several high and long suspension bridges. Your first challenging uphill of this trek at the end of the day to reach Namche Bazar.
Day 05Acclimatization in Namche Bazar. sort hiking to view point and Khumjung village. overnight at local guest houseNamche is a great town with numerous little stores with numerous ranges of items from souvenirs to trekking gears. There are also a number of restaurants, coffee shops, bakery and bars. We involve in short hiking tour to Everest viewpoint and explore Khumjung village. Come back to Namche and overnight
Day 06Trek to tengboche. (5/6 Hours - 3860m) Overnight at local guest house start trekking with easy climbing than trail goes flat and down till Phunki Thanka. After crossing the suspension bridge, start last bit of the climb into Tengboche Monastery. It is fairly steep but not as long or difficult as previous from Phakding to Namche. Reach Tengboche and explore the Tengboche monastery. Tengboche Monastery is one of the larger monasteries in this trek
Day 07Trek to Dingboche. (5/6 Hours - 4410m) Overnight at local guest house today is one of the easiest days so far and started with going downhill on a fairly wide path with well-established trees covering the path. Time of reaching Dingboche, land became less vegetation and plateau type. The massive view of Mt. Everest, Amadablam and more other mountain are near as you walk further
Day 08Trek to Lobuche. (4 Hours - 4930m) Overnight at local guest house Day 08: Trek to Lobuche. (4 Hours - 4930m) Overnight at the local guest house
The short distant walking today from Dingboche to Lobuche. It is just awesome walking throughout the largest mountains all around. We reach Lobuche in the early afternoon. Have good rest in high altitude. You also can meet some peoples going to Gokyo lake via this place.
Day 09Trek to Everest Base camp (5364m) and come back to Gorakhshep (7/8 Hours - 5170m) for overnight. Guest House Total trekking duration is long today. Start walking over glassier with huge rocks. About 2 hours continue walking reach Gorakhshep, which is last lodges in this trek. Fix our room for tonight and further walking to Everest Base Camp. It is all walking over the glacier and with heavy wind. It takes around 6 hours to be and back to Gorakhshep
Day 10Climb Kalapathar (5545m) early in the morning. Trek back to Feriche. (4/5 Hours - 4240m) overnight at local guest house early in the morning climb to Kalapathar. Reach before sunrise on the top and view the panoramic Himalayas with the sunrise. Get down to lodge and take breakfast. Start trekking down to Feriche via Lobuche. Along the way we pass many memories dedicate to those who passed the way attempting to climb the peaks.
Day 11Trek back to Namche. (6/7 Hours - 3440m) Overnight at local guest house It is long trekking down to Namche Bazar losing approximately 800 meters. Trekking trail includes lots of ups and downhill. Some of them are serious uphill too. At our lunchtime, we reach Tengboche monastery and then serious walking down. Once you cross rive of Phunki Thanga, steeply up for 2 hours and get flat land to reach Namche.
Day 12Trek back to Lukla. (6/7 Hours - 2860m) Overnight at local guest house another long day of walking at the end of your Everest base camp trekking. All the way down till the long suspension bridge till the foot of Namche. Follow all the way flat way to Lukla via many villages including Phakding, where we stayed a night on our first day of trekking.
Day 13Fly back to Kathmandu (35 minutes). transfer to Hotel and rest. Overnight at hotel Early in the morning reach at Airport and fly back to Kathmandu. It is 35 minutes flight back and transfers to Hotel. Take rest and fresh after your long trekking.
Day 14Spare day in Kathmandu. in case of disturbance in Lukla flight. Overnight at Hotel Today is a spare day of the trekking. In case of you need one more day acclimatization at the mountain or in case of your flight cancellation of Lukla. You still can plan to visit some historical places in Kathmandu valley.
Day 15Final departure We drop you international airport for your final departure
Everest Base Camp Trekking can be combine with some other destinations in Nepal. White water rafting, Jungle safari, Paragliding, Mountain flight, Bungee jumping, Natural and culture tours are the optional activities.
You also can include Renjo La, Chola and Kongma La pass, Gokyo valley with Everest Base Camp Trekking.
Trip insurance is important documents. Touch Kailash Travels and tours do not need your insurance policy for permit and visa confirmation. it is only for your secure and immergency. make sure your insurance cover travelling up to 5600 miter altitude and cover Emmergency rescue and Medical bills.
Oxygen level is less at higher altitudes. The inclement weather and high altitude induces certain illness generally not encountered over the plains. Headache, nausea, lassitude, lethargy, breathlessness, general uneasiness [malaise], high irritability, light loss of balance, disorientation, incoherence and insomnia are a few. It is common to all irrespective of the age, sex and physical fitness. Gradual acclimatization is the best answer. Tranquilizers, sleeping dose and strong anti-biotic must be avoided. Some of symptoms indicate that the body mechanism is readjusting to new environments. The best idea is deliberately slow down all the activities and follows the following rules:
You are advised to own a small waist pouch or document bag to manage the following documents properly;
Note: Touch Kailash Travel provide you big bag and small day carry bag for Yatra
Note: Down Jackets and Sleeping bags will be provided on returnable basis at Kathmandu for the Yatra
PERSONAL & GENERAL ITEMS TO MAKE YOUR JOURNEY ENJOYABLE
FIRST AID KIT – ALSO INCLUDE
Trekking package cost is based on minimum 2 pax a group. Single supplementary charged will be applied if you are single or want single supplementary