Tour Details

  • 15 Days(s)

  • Guided Trek

  • English

  • 5,500m

overview

15 Days Everest Base Camp Trek is a long yet most booked trekking package of the Everest Region. The trek allows you to experience the panoramic scenic view of the mountains that look no less like a shining diamond. Starting from Kathmandu to Lukla and Phakding, you get to experience life in the mountainside observing the beauty of the Himalayas. Visiting Namche Bazar can be a great experience because even though it has been affected by modernization, the place has not lost its originality. The excellent views of Everest and Lhotse add flair to the trip. The special thing about the trek is that exploration of rhododendron forests leads you to the beautiful Tyangboche, and no matter where you reach the exotic mountain views never lose your sight. All and all, 15 Days Everest Base Camp Trek is a long duration for you to enjoy the ultimate beauty of the Himalayas experiencing life in the mountains.

Tour Highlights

  • Exquisite view of sunrise and sunset from Tyangboche
  • Views of the mountains like Mount Everest, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Lhotse, and Touche
  • A trail through the dense rhododendron forests
  • Acclimatization at Namche Bazar and Dingboche

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Itinerary

  • 1 Hour
  • 3 Star Hotel

Shortly after the arrival at International Airport Tribhuvan (TIA); You'd be received by our agents and then transferred to the hotel. 3-star hotel for overnight stays (Thamel Eco Resort or Skyline Hotel)

  • 5 Hour
  • Guest House

From Kathmandu take an early flight to Lukla (2886 m) on day two. We'd be refreshed in one of the hotels upon arrival at Lukla, and then start our trek to Phakding (2640 m.). After a quick climb up the mountainside on the Dudh Koshi's left bank, we trek towards Nupla. Nupla (5885 m) can be seen on the opposite bank, at a stone-throwing distance. We reach Phakding in the late afternoon. Lodge at tea house overnight.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m.) after having breakfast at Phakding. The trail goes around Dudh Koshi's right bank. On the opposite bank, Thamserku lies majestically skyward. Gradually, we get to Bengar. Now the road climbs up into the mountain from the riverbed on the left bank, through a wood to Chumoa. We start with many ups and downs along the trail; cross a creek, and pass through the tiny village of Monjo. We then come to Sagarmatha National Park Service where there is to be a park entrance charge deposited. 

After the deposit, we take a short walk along this V-shaped valley riverbed where the river forks Dudh Koshi to the right Bhote Koshi to the left. Now we continue the steep climb to Namche Bazar. On the route, we would have fantastic views of Everest (8848 m) and Lhotse (8516 m.). Surrounded by mountain ranges along three sides, Namche Bazar (3440 m) is a central hub of the region for various foods, trekking equipment, and other essential products. Tea house sleeps overnight at Namche Bazaar.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

For acclimatization, relax at Namche Bazaar (3440 m) for some given time. Before heading towards Tyangboche, it is considered an ideal place to acclimatize to the high altitude. So, we go up to monastery Khumjung, which is a small Sherpa Community settlement. We love the magnificent views from here to Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Lhotse, Tawche, Kwangde, and so on. On our way back to Namche, we will visit the Museum just above the city that exhibits Sherpa history. Lodge at tea house overnight.

  • 5 Hour
  • Guest House

On the fifth day of the trek, we'd be going towards Tyangboche (3867 m.) after having breakfast at Namche Bazaar. The trail goes ahead and leaves a cliff that descends to the Dudh Kosi. We'd also have a panoramic view of the Himalayas like Ama Dablam (6812 m), Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse (7855 m) and Tawoche (6501 m) along the way. Later on the same day, we'd visit and reach Tyangboche, Trashinga, Phunki Tenga. Tyangboche offers the scenic view of Everest and Ama Dablam along with the good view of sunrise and sunset.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

Trek from Tyangboche (4260 m) to Dingboche on the sixth day. Leaving Tyangboche at the backdrop, we walk down a valley of rhododendron and reach Deboche. Crossing a suspension bridge at Imja Khola, we travel under the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse and Lhotse towards Minlinggo and between Imjatse River. Stay the night at one of the Dingboche lodge houses.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

Similarly, get familiar with the surrounding of Dingboche (4260 m.). Having breakfast at the teahouse, we stroll around the village and even hike up to Chhukum in the afternoon. It also offers a magnificent look over the top of Island, Ama Dablam, Makalu, Tawoche and others. We come back to Dingboche in the late afternoon and take some rest. Lodge at tea house overnight.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

On the eighth day its time to head from Dingboche towards Lobuche, which is located at five and a half hours of normal walking distance. The road is gentle up to the village of Pheriche. Along the trail, we'd be privileged to have panoramic views of the Mt. Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde (5741 m), Kongma-Tse (5820 m) and Nuptse's great wall. At Dugla (4595 m) we would have lunch and a trek to Lobuche. Lodge at tea house overnight at Lobuche.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

Having breakfast around Lobuche, trek to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep (5140 m.). Getting to see Everest Base Camp from closer proximity is the most satisfying part of the trek. Our route moves through rugged terrain and glacier Khumbu. At a stone-throwing distance, the vision of Nuptse, Lho-La, and Khumbutse appears. Tour base camp of Everest and head to Gorakshep. Lodge at tea house overnight.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

On the tenth day of Trek, hike towards Kala Patthar from Gorakshep (5545 m.). Later, trek to Pheriche (4243 m). We get ready to climb Kala Patthar (5545 m) early in the morning and appreciate the sunrise view. Through Kala Patthar, we would see magnificent Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Lingtren, Mt. Khumbetse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku and many more. Himalayan Rescue Association Aid Post is on the way to Pheriche. Foreign doctors are working as nurses to provide medical treatment. Lodge tea house overnight in Pheriche.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

Trek from Pheriche to Tyangboche (3867 m.). We would visit the research center and trek to Tyangboche. En route, one can enjoy descending through rhododendron forest. Tyangboche is famous for the oldest monastery. From the monastery, one can enjoy the splendid view of Ama Dablam, green hills and river. Overnight at tea house lodge.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

Start to trek from Tyangboche to Pheriche (3867 m.) shortly after breakfast. We'd tour Tyangboche Research Center and Trek along the way. Similarly, on the route, one can enjoy going down through the forest of rhododendrons. Tyangboche is well known for its oldest monastery. The magnificent view of Ama Dablam, green hills, and the river can be enjoyed from the monastery. Stay the night at one of the tea houses.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

Having breakfast at Namche Bazaar's teahouse, we start trekking to Lukla. It is our final day of trekking. On the way, lunch is served. We'd get refreshed on arrival at Lukla and take some rest. Stop the day at one of the tea house lodges in the way.

  • 6 Hour
  • Guest House

From Lukla, we board our early flight to Kathmandu. We would be received by our representatives upon arrival at the TIA and transferred to the hotel. We go out shopping in the afternoon. Farewell dinner is served in a typical Nepali restaurant called Bhojan Griha. 3-star hotel for overnight stay (Thamel Eco Resort or Skyline Hotel)

  • 2 Hour
  • Guest House

Shopping or rest after breakfast. Enjoy the last day of your trip later our driver will drop you to the airport for final departure.

What’s included/excluded

Cost Includes:

  • Pick up and drop by private car/van/bus from the airport
  • High standard two nights lodging in Kathmandu (on the day of arrival and after the planned trekking)
  • Throughout your trekking, your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • The necessary paper works and licenses to access the national park and other significant entries
  • Pick up and drop at the domestic airport by car/flight ticket (LUK-KTM-LUK)/home airport tax
  • All lodging while trekking in lodges/tea house along the way
  • An experienced, friendly and helpful guide, porters (1 porter for two people)
  • Guide and porter wages, meals, drinks, lodging, travel, and other various benefits
  • Arrangement of your travel insurance company's emergency helicopter service
  • Entrance fee and permit to Sagarmatha National Park
  • Trekker Information Management System (TIMS) fees for the card
  • Duffle bag if need
  • Farewell dinner with cultural dance show at a typical Nepali restaurant
  • All of our government taxes, vat, official charges & service fees

Cost Not Included

  • Nepal entry visa fee (the visa can be issued easily upon arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport-Kathmandu). You'll need two photographs of passport size
  • Your Insurance for Travel
  • Dinner and lunch while you are in Kathmandu
  • Both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Junks and sweets such as chocolate
  • Cost for a hot shower during hiking
  • Tipping (expected but not necessary, for guides and porters)

cancellation

For cancellation, please inform 30 days prior else the deposit becomes non-refundable.

Good to know

Some suggested List of Equipment for trekking in Nepal Himalayas is given below. Our Porters can hold about 20 kg to 25 kg of your big bag. And it's better to carry your day pack on your own, where you can hold the daytime things as per your requirements. Like a camera and clip, tea, napkins, warm Ti-shirt and Jacket.

A checklist of resources indicates some products that you may want to include on a journey.

For all treks?

Clothing

  • Down- or fibre-filled jacket for cold seasons (winter treks)
  • Pile jacket or jumper (sweater)
  • Hiking shorts (for men) or skirt
  • Waterproof jacket, poncho or umbrella
  • Hiking pants
  • T-shirts or blouses
  • Underwear
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear (optional)

Footwear

  • Trekking or running shoes
  • Camp shoes or thongs
  • Socks (polypropylene)

Other equipment

  • Backpack or daypack
  • Sleeping bag (optional)
  • Maps, compass & guidebook (optional)
  • Water bottle
  • Torch (flashlight) and batteries

Miscellaneous items

  • Toiletries
  • Towel
  • Laundry soap
  • Toilet paper & cigarette lighter
  • Pre-moistened towelettes
  • Sunscreen (SPF 15+)
  • Small knife
  • Sewing kit
  • Iodine, water purification tablets or filter
  • Medical & first-aid kit *

For treks with longer stay above 4000m.?

Clothing

  • Insulated pants
  • Nylon windbreaker
  • Nylon wind pants
  • Long underwear
  • Woollen hat (or balaclava)
  • Gloves
  • Gaiters

Footwear

  • Mountain trekking boots
  • Socks (wool) to wear with boots
  • Socks (light cotton) to wear under wool socks
  • Down booties (optional)

Miscellaneous items

  • Goggles or sunglasses
  • Sunscreen for lips

Optional equipment

  • Photographic Gear
  • Camera & lenses
  • Lens cleaning equipment
  • Film (about 20 rolls)
  • Navigation Aids
  • GPS unit
  • Altimeter
  • Thermometer
  • Miscellaneous Items
  • Binoculars
  • Books/magazines
  • Small duffel bag or suitcase (to leave behind in Kathmandu)
  • Padlock
  • Stuff sacks & plastic bags