Himalaya Trekking Tour
Everest base camp trek is a combination of enthralling mountain views and Buddhist culture on the high windswept valley of Khumbu. This Himalaya Trekking Tour is one of the most popular destinations in the Himalaya which meets the highest mountain of the world, Mount. Everest (8848m) and World Heritage Site as well. With a climb of Kala Pattar(5,545m/18187ft), you will observe the incredible panoramic view of Mount Everest surrounded by adjoining mountains. The specialty of the Kala Pattar is to serve you closest view of Mount Everest, as well as the highest spot of this adventure to experience. The Himalayan Smiles treks provide wonderful service and guide you to an amazing picturesque of high Khumbu valley. While the valley of inhabitant Sherpa tribes friendly people offering warm hospitality in the comfort of nice and cozy lodges on a route of Everest Base Camp trek.
How To Reach Everest Base Camp?
The Himalaya Trekking Tour begins from Lukla (2,860m/9380ft) after 35 mins thrilling airstrip from Kathmandu. The airport at present named after Everest legendary hero’s Tenzing & Hillary the first to conquer Everest on May 29th, 1953 AD. After getting organized with the Himalayan Smile Treks, our porters will then carry your baggage with the full of responsible. Sometimes laden on Jhopkyo(mix breed of Yak and normal cow) will carry them as Yak cannot survive below the 3,000m/9840ft. So the crossbred animals are used for carrying loads of the trekkers and mountaineering expeditions.
Follow our expert local guide who will show you the wonders of Everest. The base camp trek route leads towards the Khumbu high valley as the altitude picks up following the Dudh Kosi and Imja Tse rivers up to its source fed from the glaciers of Khumbu. The walk is pleasant although a touch of high altitude above the 4,500m/14760ft. Thyangboche Monastery with its famous old monastery steeped in over 500 years of history including super mountain scenery. As the elevation gains trek leads towards high Khumbu valley past the nice areas of Pangboche and Dingboche. Then reach high mountainous area and glaciers as the walking approach at EBC beneath South face of Mt. Everest. Finally, the views of amazing Khumbu icefalls and glaciers will leave you delighted on the EBC trip.
After a grand moment reaching the Everest base camp, next adventure leads to the highest spot at Kala Pattar hilltop (5,545m/18187ft). The hill is a notable landmark located on the south ridge of Pumori in the Nepalese Himalaya. From Gorakshep, it takes you 2.5 hours climb to the Kala Patthar. The marvelous and panoramic Everest view from Kala Pattar you will see are:
Mt Everest (8,848m/29, 028ft)
Lhotse (8,516 m/24,940 ft)
Nuptse (7,855m/25,772 ft)
Mt. Amadablam (6,812m/22349.08ft)
And many more
Finally, you will head back to the Lukla to conclude this fascinating Everest base camp trek with utmost, impressive service and excellence review of Himalayan Smile Treks and wonderful cheerful guides and porters. A scenic flight brings you back to Kathmandu after a memorable adventure trip to the Mount Everest.
Trip Duration: 14 days
Trek start/end: Lukla/Lukla
Trek start: 2810m/9216ft
Highest elevation: 5545m
Group size: Minimum 2
Best season: September, October, November, December, February, March, April
Mode of trekking : Teahouse
Everest Base Camp Trek Highlights
An exciting mountain flight of Kathmandu / Lukla.
Namche Bazaar, the gateway of Mt. Everest
Sherpa culture and lifestyle in Khumjung
Everest panoramic view from Syangboche.
Climbing to Kala Patthar (5545m)
Great view of Mt, Everest, Mt Lhotse and other mountains from Kala Patthar.
Day By Day Itinerary
DAY01 Bhaktapur old city
Arrival in Kathmandu (1400m/4592 ft).
After arrival at Kathmandu International airport, meet Himalayan Smile treks airport officers and assist to transfer your hotel. After refreshment in a hotel, the orientation of the overall trip. Meet a trek /tour guide and check your trek equipment and get advice from your guide. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu.
DAY02 everest base camp trek - lukla airport
Fly to Lukla. Trek to Phakding.
Early morning transfer to Kathmandu airport domestic terminal to catch a flight to Lukla (2810m), 35 minutes. After tea coffee in Lukla, your trekking starts from Lukla. In the late afternoon, you will arrive in Phakding(2610 m).
DAY03 Everest base camp trek - Namche bazaar
Trek Phakding to Namche Bazaar
After breakfast, three hours walk to the Monzo at 2,835 m which is an entrance place of the Sagarmatha National Park. After crossing suspension bridge at Dudh Kosi river at Jorsale( 2,740 m). Lunch. Trail gradually up through the forest to the Namche Bazaar (3440m).
DAY04 View from Shyangboche-Everest base camp trek
Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar.
Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar. Day hike to the Syangboche ridge at 3880m, ascend 2 hours to Everest view hotel, enjoy a 360-degree view of the Himalayas, including Mt. Everest(8848 m) with a beautiful landscape filled with evergreen fir trees, shrubs. O/n at a mountain lodge.
Mountain lodgeAcclimatization, WalkingBreakfast, Lunch , DinnerNamche Bazaar
DAY05 everest base camp trek - tengboche monastery
Trek Namche Bazaar to Tengboche
From Namche trail is contour to Kyangjuma(3600 m) with an excellent view of Mount Everest(8848 m), Amadublum and Lhotse. The trail descends to the river Dudh Kosi, at Phungi Thanga (3250 m). Lunch. Trail accent through the pine forest to Tengboche ( 3,867 m). 9.2 km.
DAY06 Tengboche to Dingboche trek- day by day itinerary
Trek Tengboche to Dingboche.
Trek through the rhododendron forest to Deboche and cross the river Imja Khola. The trail ascends with an incredible view of AmaDablam to the Pangboche village (3900 m). 1-hour walk to Shomare (4010m). Lunch. Trek to Dingboche (4410m).
DAY07 Acclimatisation day in Dingboche- Everest base camp trek -day by day
Acclimatization day in Dingboche.
Acclimatization in Dingboche( 4410m). From Dingboche hike 3 hours to the Nagarjuna Hill, which is at 5050 meters. To ascent top of the hill is incredibly challenging but fun spectacular views of Ama Dablam (6812m), Makalu (8485m) and Cho Oyu (8201m).
DAY08 Trek dingboche to Lobuche- Everest base camp trek- day by day itinerary
Trek Dingboche to Lobuche.
After short accent, the ridge, nice and open Yak pasture land walking to the Thukla (4620m). Lunch. Trail ascent to the Thukla pass 4830m, a place for the memorial of those climbers who’ve died during climbing Mt. Everest. From here gradually accent to the Lobuche (4,940 m ).
DAY09 Trek to Lobuche to Gorakhara shep- day by day itinerary
Trek Lobuche to Gorakhashep - EBC.
From Lobuche, the trail gently slopes upwards to the moraine at Gorakshep (5,140 m), last settlement before base camp and Kalapatthar. Lunch. Hike 3 hours towards the Khumbu Glacier reaching your ultimate goal to Mount Everest base camp(5,364 m) is complete. 8 hours walk.
DAY10 Everest view from Kala Pattar
Climb to Kala pattar. Trek to Pheruche.
Early morning 2 hours climb to the Kala Pattar (5,643 m) (Black Rock), a hill that provides the best viewing of Mount Everest (8848 m) and the surrounding peaks. After breakfast trek to Lobuche. Lunch. Trek to the Pheruche (4200m), where the river Dudh Kosi is twisting through the valley.
DAY11 Trek Pheruche to Namche bazaar
Trek Pheruche to Namche Bazaar.
Today long distance walking Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3444 m). The trail gradually up and down to the Tengboche. Lunch. Trek route descends to Phungi Thanga (3250 m) ascends to the Kyanjuma(3600m), contour to the Namche Bazaar. 14.3 km distance.
DAY12 Trek Namche Bazaar to Lukla.
From Namche Bazaar the trail steep descend to the Dudha Koshi river, cross the suspension bridge to Jorsalle (2740m). From Jorslle 3 hours walk to the Phakding via Monjo. Lunch. The trek route continuously up and down to the Lukla at 2,860 m. 13.5 km distance.
DAY13 Fly back to Kathamndu.
Fly Lukla to Kathmandu.
Early morning has a breakfast at mountain lodge at Lukla. From tea house five minutes’ walk to the Tenzing–Hillary Airport(2860 m). Fly 35 minutes Lukla to Katmandu (1400m) domestic airport. Transfer to your hotel. shopping. Leisure. Evening meeting and dinner.
DAY14 Departure to internation airport
After breakfast, walk around the Thamel. Last minute shopping. Preparing for departure. Transfer to the Kathmandu International airport for final departure. From your hotel, we will suggest you that leave before three hours to the Kathmandu international for departure.