Detailed Itinerary of Everest Base Camp Trek
Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu.
Landing your flight at TIA, our representative will be there for your warm welcome. He/she are for your arrival. You will be shifted to your place of accommodation. You can have full rest after a long flight. From the next day our routine will be according to our itinerary. Make full preparation for it.
Day 02: Kathmandu exploration and preparation for trek.
Today is your first day in Nepal. We will spend our day roaming all around Kathmandu valley. For you there will be guide who will pick you up in your hotel. We will start our day tour after breakfast. It is very easy. At first we will visit Pashupatinath. It is holiest temple of Lord Shiva. Our next destination is Boudhanath. It is known as little Tibet. Finishing this we will move on to Swyambhunath. It is also known as monkey temple. Lastly we will drive to Basantapur Durbar Square. Finishing all this we will return back to hotel and make further preparation.
Day 03: Fly to Lukla 2800m and trek to Phakding 2610m.
First of all we will have pack breakfast from the hotel then move to the airport. early morning mountain flight to Lukla. It lasts for about half hour. In this duration we will be offered with spectacular view of giant mountain ranges. Landing on Lukla we carry our luggage have a tea or coffee in lukla and arrange our porter during the rest time in lukla then we start trekking to the phakding. We can reach Phakding just by walking 3 to 4 hours. Our first day walk will be quite short and easy because we are from the low altitude so we need to be ready for the high altitude.phakding is one beautiful sherpa village in bank of dodh kossi river.where we can explore around sherpa community and their culture.over night at guest house.
Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar 3440m.
First day walk was short. From today we need to walk a long distance in difficult track. we will follow the dudhkossi river and cross the swing bridge time to time. there is some village like tok tok, banker,monjo,jorsalle which is full of sherpa culture and there is many tea house where we can have tea, lunch and if you need water. The beautiful surrounding will all remove our tiredness. there is entrance of Sagarmatha national park at monjo valley. after just entry the national park we will have short break for our lunch then move to Walking with full discussion of area, song of the river, snow caped mountains on the way we might see first time Everest view in the real life.mostly the path is up hill after the lunch and on the way there is no any tea houses for even water so that be prepared in the lunch stop.finally we reach Namche Bazzar for our overnight stay.
Day 05: Rest at Namche Bazaar
Over here we have acclimatize day.early morning we will have breakfast then we go to view point hill to see the panoramic mountain views.from where you can see so many mountain including mt. Everest,one of the beautiful mountain Ama dablam, mt thamsherku and many more. then trek to the Everest view hotel which is lies 3840m one of the fancy hotel in the high altitude. where we can have a some tea/coffee with enjoying snow caped mountains view.then slowly we come down to Namche Bazaar and rest. in the let afternoon there is movie show in the bar so you can spend your time there.Namche bazaar is the modern valley in the mountainwhere there is many tourist shop if you think something i have to bring to the trekking so you can buy there, internet,pub,bar and many more. Resting in high altitude will make us fit and fine in. It will be full of fun when we interact with local people. They will provide us knowledge of their culture & tradition.
Day 06: Namche to Tengboche (3860m) - 5 Hours
With a good rest at Namche Bazaar, our next destination is Tengboche 3850 m. We will be lucky enough to have close view of panoramic beautiful giant mountain ranges. after our break fast slowly up to the hill top then our trail lead us gradually up to kenjuma then down to the fungee tenga river side where we can have our lunch then step up to the tengboche. there is old monastery we can visit there after some time resting in the guest house.
Day 07: Tengboche to Dingboche (4360m) - 4 Hours
From Tengboche our journey leads us to Dingboche. It is all in zigzag format. We will be impressed with very close view of mountains. Resting our self at several view point, we can take picture and capture with us It will give quite good memory.our trail lead us little down to the debuche then gradual up to riverside then again we cross the small wooden bridge of dudhkosi river then upward to pangboche and somare where we can stop for the lunch then we will walk dry field and thin air, zigzag path go to dingboche. Finally we will reach Dingboche to spend our night.
Day 08: Hike to Chhukung Valley (4710m) & back to Dingboche - 4 Hours
Today we spend our whole day accumulating at Dingboche. It's just name of accumulation. We will hike up to Chhukung valley either we go to nagarjun hill for the acclimatise.its your choice to go to chukkung vally to see the nice glacier or go to high altitude to see the nice mountains range.acclimatize Spending our some of precious time we return back. In some of remaining time we explore Dingboche and return back to our hotel for night.
Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4950m) - 5 Hours
Waking up early morning we will be impressed with glorious view of sparkling rising sun just above mountains. After breakfast we will resume our walk to Lobuche. We will be walking on the beautiful nature with combination of panoramic view of giant mountain ranges.the path is very hard because of the less oxygen and slowly up to thukla then step up to thukla pass then gradual up to lobuche through the khubhu glacier. Lastly we will be at Lobuche to spend our night.
Day 10: Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5365m) and back to Gorakshep(5180m) - 8 Hours
Our most important day have to climb up to Everest base camp. our trail lead us to the gorakhshep through the khumbhu glacier and rucky trail today our body is more sensitive you need to be careful in the high altitude when we reach in gorakh shep we reserve our room in the guest house then have a lunch and move to the Everest base camp Spending some time we will return back to Gorak shep. Our walk goes quite long as we need to return back. We will not stop until we reach on Everest base camp. On reaching top we will be offered with Spectacular view all around us. It will be so much impressive. We will return back after spending our few precious time. For memory we can capture picture in our camera. Fulfilling our project we will return back to our Gorak shep.
Day 11: Hike up to Kalapatthar (5545m) and trek down to Pheriche (4200m) - 7 Hours
Having long day trekking continuously, it's time to rest. It is just said as rest. But we will hike up to Kalapattar.trail lead us continuously up hill about 3 hour. Reaching there we can spend our some precious time. Having good memory we now trek down gorakh shep then have our breakfast and prepare for back down to Pheriche. We need to walk a long distance but our walk will be on easy trial. automatically our energy comes up when you heading down.we will reach firiche in about five hour with our good memory.
Day 12: Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3441m) - 6 Hours
It is time to return back. We return back through same way and same destination Namche Bazar. Our way goes easier as we will walk in very simple track. Our walk goes as if we are playing. The locality will be familiar for us as we have already walked in this track. Continuously walking for about 6 to 7 hours, we reach on beautiful land of Namche Bazar.
Day 13: Namche to Lukla (2804m) - 6 Hours
We will again continue our journey to Lukla. Our today's walk is the last walk of our trekking . Walking through main trial of Dudh Koshi River we will leave area of Sagarmatha National Park. Resting few moments we continue our walk to Lukla. Reaching on Lukla we make confirmation of our tomorrow's flight to Kathmandu.
Day 14: Lukla to Kathmandu
With an early morning mountain flight to Kathmandu, our whole trek is completed. It goes for about half Hr. in this duration we will feel as we are flying in heaven. Just above beautiful ranges of mountains we will be flying. Lastly we will be in Kathmandu. We will have plenty of times with us. Resting some time we can again walk and do local shopping. in the evening we have a fare well dinner with the company manager about the all program and how was the expreance.
Day 15: Farewell
Keeping good memory of Nepal, it's time to return back to our home land. You will be given all instruction and management of your departure is all managed by our team. Hope you will again return back to Nepal for visiting next beautiful side.