Everest Base Camp Trek 14 days

  • Destination:Nepal
  • Total Duration:14 Days
  • Sale Price:1270
  • Trip Code:nha110
  • Trip Grade:Moderate
  • Best Time:Jan-June and Sep-Dec
  • Max Elevation:5545 Meter
  • Start Point:Lukla
  • End Point:Lukla
  • Group Size:1-20
  • Accomodation:Lodge to Lodge
  • Transportation:By Land/Air

Trip Highlights

  • Panoramic views of Mount Everest along with Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho Oyu and many more.
  • Excellent sunrise and 360° views of Himalayan ranges from Kala Patthar viewpoint.
  • Exploring around Sagarmatha National Park ( a UNESCO World Heritage Site).
  • The beautiful village of Phakding, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche, Dingboche, Lobuche, Gorak Shep, and many others.
  • Religious stupas and gumbas throughout the trekking routes and villages.
  • Scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla.
  • Visiting the largest monastery of Khumbu, Tengboche monastery.
  • Close view of Mount Everest from Everest Base Camp.

Tour Overview

Follow the incredible trails of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa to the lifetime adventurous journey to Everest Base Camp. Among the most popular trekking destination in the world, Nepal comes in top position. Thus, Everest Base Camp Trek/Tour 14 days is the ultimate goal of many trekkers from all over the world.

This Everest Base Camp Tour is an incredible journey to the World Highest Mountain,Mount Everest. The closest point you can visit Mt.Everest without climbing gear is Everest Base Camp. From this camp, you can have eye to eye contact with the mighty Everest. Along with breathtaking views of other Top Highest Mountain Peaks of Makalu (8,463m), Lhotse (8,516m) and Cho Oyu (8,188m).

Along the way to Everest Base Camp, you walk along with beautiful scenic villages, forests, national parks, monasteries and many more. You cross numerous suspension bridges over the Dudh Kosi and Imja river, walks on the glacier rocky and slippery pathway; and beautiful scenery while trekking. All these features of the Everest region make this trip very exciting and memorable.

Throughout Everest Base Camp Tour, you visit amazing villages and towns of Khumbu region such as Phakding, Namche, Tengboche, Dingboche, Gorak Shep, Lukla and many more. These villages are renowned for their unique culture, traditions, hospitality. And, visiting these places offers trekkers to learn many things about their culture, traditions, and lifestyle.

This amazing trek to Everest Base Camp takes you various religious spots of this district among them is Tengboche. It is basically a small Sherpa village that is home to the largest monastery of the Khumbu region. As the routes move forwards from Lukla, you can see religious prayer flags embellishing the stupas, forests, and bridges; which provides inner peace and satisfaction.

Detail Itinerary

After your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, our office representative will meet you there and transfer you to your hotel/resort at Thamel. Taking some rest for some time,  we meet at our office for discussion related to Everest Base Camp Trek/Tour. After that, you can explore the streets of Thamel and also prepare for tomorrow's trip. Overnight at Thamel Hotel/Resort.

Duration: 30 min flight and 3 hours trek.

Our day starts with an early morning Kathmandu to Lukla flight which is a 30-minute trip. While on air, you can still have a wonderful view of forest-covered hills, clouds floating, beautiful rivers and streams and many more. Landing on Lukla Airport, if the weather is clear you can have your first look of Everest along with other peaks. Having some breakfast and introducing to your porters, you start trekking to beautiful Phakding village.

You walk through checkpoints, downhill walk to the forest, crossing stone paved wide trails. While walking you can view mules and donkeys ascending and descending a hill carrying a heavy load of trekkers who are going for Everest Expedition. Walking for an hour you arrive at Dudh Kosi river and start walking along this glacier born river. Along the way you encounter teahouses pack with trekkers where you rest for a while. Finally, we reach the beautiful village of Phakding. Overnight at Phakding lodge.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 5-6 hours.

With an early breakfast, we head towards the tourism capital of the Everest region, Namche Bazaar. With some up and down we reach teahouses at Monju for a break from here we can beautiful peak of Thamserku (6,608m). From here the trails become narrow which moves beside the Dudh Kosi river until the suspension bridge over it. Then, you ascend steep with numbers of switchback until you reach the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park. At this UNESCO World Heritage site, you can explore unique flora and fauna as well as the wildlife ecosystem of this region. Immediately, the walk becomes steeper until you reach the streets of Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Namche lies at an altitude of 3,440m which is enough to give altitude sickness even to healthy fit people. So, today you take a day off for rest and acclimatization. During this day off, you can explore around the streets of Namche along with nearby villages. Namche Bazaar is a highly facilitated town of this region. You visit famous cafes and restaurants of Namche who are famous for their Apple pie, Chocolate cake, Tibetan tea, etc.  Along the street, you can find local handicraft items shops.

Similarly, you can have a short hike to Everest View Hotel that takes 30-40 minutes to reach. This hotel is the highest altitude hotel in Nepal and one of the highest in the world. From here, you can view sweeping views of Everest along with other snow-capped mountains. It is a popular destination for Everest View Trek. Return back to Namche Bazaar for overnight.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 5 hours.

Today we trek to the land of the Khumbu’s Largest Monastery, Tengboche monastery. The first half, it is easy up and down the walk with amazing views of Everest, Ama Dablam, and other peaks. We then reach Sanasa where we stay for a short break. Few distances away lies a point from where the Everest Gokyo Valley Trek and Everest Base Camp Trek routes split.

Then you descend towards the suspension bridge over Dudh Kosi river through the woodlands of rhododendron and oaks. From here, steep walk with numerous switchbacks starts and finally we reach the village of Tengboche. You can take a short tour around the monastery and pray for the success of the Everest Base Camp Tour. Overnight at Tengboche Lodge.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 5-6 hours.

From here we head towards the dry and rocky land of Dingboche leaving the forested land of Tengboche. Initially, crossing the lightly forested area, crossing suspension bridges over Imja river with light climbing over the rocky path we reach Dingboche. Overnight at Dingboche lodge.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

This is our second rest and acclimatization day at Dingboche. It is a small village which was a pasture and farming land for sherpas. It is very important villages that act as a junction to Everest Base Camp Trek and Island Peak Climbing; also called Imja Tse Climbing. Dingboche offers remarkable wide views of Mt.Everest, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Imja Tse and many more. Overnight at Dingboche lodge.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 5 hours.

Leaving the village of Dingboche, we walk among the rocky dry grassland and reach the lovely Pheriche village. After Pheriche, we stop either at Dugla or Thukla for lunch break. Afterward, you start walking along the Khumbu glacier until we reach Lobuche. Overnight at Lobuche lodge.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 8 hours.

Today, you made an ultimate journey to the base of the mighty Mount Everest. Leaving Lobuche, you begin to walk over the moraine of the Khumbu glacier and taking a full circuit around the rocky glaciated paths you reach Gorak Shep. This is a resting place for many Everest Base Camp Trekkers as well as Everest Expeditions. It acts as a junction to two major sites of Everest i.e. Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar.

Reaching Gorak Shep, you start hiking to the base camp of Everest. It takes 20 to 30 minutes to reach this magical place. From this point, you can have the closest view of Mount Everest without any climbing gear. You can see colorful prayer flags all around, colorful tents set up on the floor of Everest gives inner peace and excitement. After that, we return back to Gorak Shep for night stay.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 7 hours.

Today you hike up to the summit of Kala Patthar. Among the top sunrise and sunset views, Kala Patthar comes in the top spot. Hiking starts off early at dawn climbing over the black rocky mountain after reaching the summit you can observe crowds of trekkers waiting for sunrise. From Kala Patthar, you can have an extreme close sunrise view along with 360-degree panoramic views of the entire Himalayan range. After having breakfast at Gorak Shep, we trek back to Pheriche. Overnight at Pheriche lodge.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 4 hrs.

Today you make your way towards Namche Bazaar following the same routes but the key difference is only that the trails are easy. Most of the path passes through the dense greenery forest with a decent descending crossing the Tengboche village and suspension bridge on the way to Namche. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 7 hours.

After early morning breakfast at Namche, you take steep descend towards the suspension bridges over the Dudh Kosi river, crossing the Sagarmatha National Park; you reach Lukla from where you start your amazing journey. Overnight at Lukla lodge.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

Duration: 30 minutes.

Starting off with an early morning breakfast at Lukla, you take a scenic flight to Kathmandu from Lukla. Our office representative will drop you to your hotel. This very day you can have Kathmandu City Tour before you make your final departure back home. Overnight at Thamel lodge.

Our representative will drop you to Kathmandu International Airport based on your flight schedule with wishing you a safe flight back home.


Additional Info

Best Time to Everest Base Camp Tour

Recommended choosing the best season or time while trekking to Everest Region. Any wrong time may lead to spoliation of the entire journey. If the chosen right time of the year then it results in everlasting journey experience. Nepal has 4 types of seasons i.e. Summer/Monsoon. Autumn, Winter and Spring season.

Among them, spring and autumn season is the peak and best time for Everest Base Camp Trek. The season of autumn is the clearest among all seasons that offers crystal clear views of Everest and other Himalayan ranges. March-May falls on autumn season.

Spring season is the peakist season of the year; during this season the entire Everest region is embellished with colorful flowers of rhododendrons, magnolias and many more. September-November falls on the spring season.

Trekkers also visit during off-season time of the year which is winter and monsoon season. During the winter season, the weather is freezing cold at higher altitudes and fogs might block the vision of mountains. December-February falls in the winter season. During the monsoon season, there is heavy rainfall with extremely hot weather. The rain clouds block most views of the Himalayan range and the trails become swampy due to rain.

Thus choose the best time of the year for Everest Base Camp Tour/Trek.

Everest Base Camp Tour Distance

The overall full circuited trip of Everest Base Camp Tour is 130 Km from the gateway of Everest, Lukla. You will be walking for 6-7 hours a day with 5-6 km per hour. During this 14 days Everest Base Camp Tour you will trek 16 Km a day for 9 days other days for rest and flight trip.

The distance from Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp is 15 km which takes 20-30 minutes to reach this spot.

Everest Base Camp Tour Elevation

Trek to Everest Base Camp is a high altitude trip which can major accidents if not taken proper care. This following table showcases the maximum height places we visit on our way to Everest Base Camp;

Days

Place

Max.Altitude

1

Kathmandu

1,400m

2

Lukla and Phakding

2,800m and 2,610m

3

Namche Bazaar

3,440m

4

Rest at Namche

3,440m

5

Tengboche

3,860m

6

Dingboche

4,350m

7

Rest at Dingboche

4,350m

8

Lobuche

4,910m

9

Gorak Shep/ EBC

5,180m / 5,365m

10

Kala Patthar/ Pheriche

5,545m / 4,120m

11

Namche Bazaar

3,440m

12

Lukla

2,840m

13

Kathmandu

1,400

Nepal Hiking Adventure prioritizes high-quality trekking services as well as client satisfaction. We offer the best trekking services along with decade-old experienced guides, porters facilities, best accommodation and many more.  Remember us when you make a plan to trek to Everest Base Camp. Besides our Everest Base Camp Tour, we also offer best selling  Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour with Landing Package. It is a short and easy 3-5 hour flight journey to Everest Region.

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