Everest Base Camp Trek
Everest Base Camp Trek is arguably the most famous trekking route main destination for trekking in the Nepal and this is a once in a lifetime opportunity to see some of the most breathtaking scenery imaginable. Nepal is a fascinating country and the trek gives an insight into the lives and culture of the Sherpa people. Our ascent is steady and well-paced to best suit the acclimatization needed. Sunrise on the snow capped peaks above the Khumbu Glacier is an unforgettable sight from the summit of Kalapatthar (5545m). Trek to Everest base camp is one of the lover of high places and those wanting to push themselves to the limit. It is a tough challenge and not to be taken lightly with generally well graded paths but some tougher sections along the Khumbu glacier. Everest Panorama Trek is Namche Tengboche via and explores the religion, mountains and Sherpa’s lifestyle. Everest region trek is one of the best destinations in Nepal trek.
Everest Base Camp Trekking start From Kathmandu to Lukla by flight then the trek begins from Lukla airstrip 2820m. We spend several days trekking through the homelands of the Sherpa people, among their villages and Buddhist monasteries, with distant views of highest Mountain Everest 8848m and the neighboring Lhotse 8516m, the fourth highest mountain in the world. Nepal has 8 mountain above the 8000m and world have 14 mountains above the 8000m. Nepal is richest in snow high mountains. Everest region eastern part has 5 mountains above 8000m. And western part has 3 mountains above the 8000m. Everest region have other attractive mountains as Nuptse, the beautiful Pumori and Ama Dablam, Thamserku are considered by many, to be among the most beautiful mountains in Everest region. A day is spent at Namche Bazaar 3440m, the bustling market town in the heart of Sherpa country and also at Dingboche 4400m, a cluster of houses set among the high summer grazing pastures of the region. These rest days allow time to explore further and to acclimatize, an important factor in your enjoyment of the trek. Those who have fully acclimatized will be able to trek to Everest Base Camp without any problems of high altitude. The highlight for most will be the awe-inspiring views which unfold from the summit of Kalapatthar – the chaotic ice sculptures of the Khumbu Glacier, Nuptse and the south-west face of Everest itself. Not forgetting of course, the personal sense of achievement that many experience at the end of their trek. Everest base camp touching the highest mountain base camp 5364 m, watching the close view of Mt. Everest 8848m from Kalapatthar 5545m and sleep n highest altitude in Gorakshep 5180 m. It is main trekking and top selling trekking in Nepal. Related famous trekking Everest three pass trek and Cho la pass trek via Gokyo Lake trek.
Everest Base Camp Trek is one of the best trekking destinations in the world due to touching the world’s highest mountain Everest base camp. Unique Nepal Adventure Treks & Expedition pvt. Ltd. arrange excellent and 12 days trek. Everest region have many trekking option as Chola Pass Gokyo lake trek and Everest three pass treks. Everest base camp trek is great fun and culture exploration trek as well as mountaineering viewing trek can enjoy very much. We provide excellent services and proper information about Nepal and related regions by professional trekking guide about related cultures, natures, mountains, peoples, their lifestyles, flora and faunas, and other options trekking. The Everest regions Trek assure so fabulous to visitors.
Some Important related Tips:
What types of trekking gear do we need to prepare for Everest base camp trek? Everest base camp trekking is one of the most beautiful trekking trail and always cooling weather where we must prepare for warm enough clothing and gears as big jacket as down jacket, warm enough fleece, warm hat, gloves, warm enough sucks, warm trouser or trekking pains, some quick dry trekking t-shirt, half paint, warm enough negative sleeping bag, comfortable trekking boot, light sandal, headlight, 2 liter water bottle, sun cream, sun glasses, day pack comfort bag etc.
People, their cultures, and religion of Everest base camp region: Everest region is mainly living Sherpa people who live in mountain base region and they put yak and sheep’s groups. So, Solukhumbu district is Everest region where Sherpa people living and mainly they are Buddhist religion, they have own languages, dress up thick cloths warm enough clothes because always cooling region, very kind and strong as well as warm hospitality, they grown potato and buckwheat its are their main foods, when they die they born according to their culture and wedding also same. Most of the Sherpa people living very typically and always healthy and happy life.
Nature beauty scenery of Everest base camp trek Everest region is one of the natural beauty region where has God given special gift Mt. Everest highest mountain and together 4 other mountains above the 8000m as Kanchenjunga (8564m, Lhotse (8516m), MaKalu (8436m) and Cho yu (8202 m) but above the 6000m to under the 8000m peaks are so many situated in this khumbu region and two biggest glacier one is in Everest base camp region and another is in Gokyo lake region. They have many beautiful attractive mountains as Amadablam, Thamserku, Nuptse, Pumori and main trekking peak beautiful climbing peak is Island peak. Everest base camp trekking region has moraine less vegetation, small trees, dry landscapes, open viewing, wild animals as mountain goats, snow leopards, Himali thar, blue sheep’s, sunrise and sunset, river, lakes, ice etc. It gives pleasant to visitor and will like to come again and again.
Carry your important medicine: medicine is very important if you have any disease you must carry the medicine with you. I mean “prevention is better than care” mountain region we can’t find any health care, clinic, and hospital if there is clinic you may not get according to your problem medicine. So; I humble request please prepare if you are continually taking the any medicine please. It is very important but our company will provide something first aid kit bag normally as headache, fever, stomach problem as diarrhea, cough & cool some bandage, tape & Diamox for high altitude sickness etc.
Lukla – Namche Bazaar – Kalapattar – Everest Base Camp (12 Days)
Trek: Everest Base Camp Trek
Trek starts: Lukla
Trek duration: 12 days walking
Grade: Moderate to strenuous
Maximum altitude: 5545m
Trek ends: Lukla
Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu and a representative of Unique Nepal Adventure Trek will welcome and transfer you to your selected hotel by private vehicle.
Day 02: An early morning flight to Lukla (35 minutes) and trek to Phakding (2610m) walking (4-5 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walking (6-7 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 04: Acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar and visit the Khumjung village school and Khunde village hospital organized by Sir Edmund Hillary and Everest View Hotel from where we will see the first views of Everest and back to Namche Bazaar, stay overnight at lodge.
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche (3860m) walking (6 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 06: Trek to Dingboche (4410m) walking (6-7 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 07: Acclimatization day at Dingboche walking 5 hours up the Chukhung valley or climb up Narsyang peak (4980m), stay overnight at lodge.
Day 08: Trek to Lobuche (4910m) walking (5-6 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 09: Trek to Gorak Shep (5153m) walking (3-4 hrs) Then take lunch and trek to Everest Base Camp (5364m) explore the Everest base camp and back to Gorak Shep, walking (5-6 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 10: Wake early morning and climb Kalapattar (5545m). It will take between 2 to 3 hours to ascend and an hour to descend. Then trek to Pheriche (4200m) walking (5 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m) walking (7-8 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 12: Trek to Lukla (2840m) walking (4 hrs) stay overnight at lodge.
Day 13: Lukla to Kathmandu by flight stay overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 14: A representative of Unique Nepal Adventure Trek will drop you off at Tribhuvan International Airport by private vehicle.
- Airport pickup and drop off by private vehicle.
- Two nights in Kathmandu hotel with breakfast.
- All meals during the trek (lunch, dinner, breakfast and tea or coffee).
- Accommodation in comfortable lodges.
- One English speaking government trained license holder and well informed trekking guide.
- One porter for two people to carry luggage.
- All expenses for guide and porters – meals, accommodation, salary, equipment, insurance, transportation (bus/flights) etc.
- First Aid kit bag.
- Government and local area taxes where applicable.
- TIMS card fees (Trekking Information Management System).
- Kathmandu to Lukla & Lukla to Kathmandu flight ticket including airport taxes.
- Sagarmatha National Park entrance fees (See the ‘Trekking Permits’ link under ‘Trekking Info’ for current fees)
- Nepalese entry visa fee. (See the ‘Visa Information’ link under ‘Trekking Info’ for current fees)
- Travel insurance.
- Soft and alcoholic drinks (mineral water, hot water, coke, fanta, beer, spirits, etc).
- Snacks (Chocolate, biscuits etc).
- Hot water, hot shower, heater charge, battery charge, phone calls and laundry service.
- Donation, tips and personal expenses.
- Emergency evacuation and medical equipment.
- Hire equipment and other personal items (sleeping bag, down jacket, hiking boots camera, toilet rolls etc).
- In case of natural calamities i.e. political unrest, cancellation of flight due to weather, landslides, etc, the extra charge will be borne by themselves.
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.