• Budget Everest Base Camp Trek

Budget Everest Base Camp Trek

Overview

Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: moderate to Difficult
  •    Destination: Everest
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Guest House In trek/ Hotel In City
  •    Meals: BB in Kathmandu, Full board on trek.
  •    Maximum altitude: 5550m
  •    Group size: 2 to 24 pax
  •    Best Season: September to November, March to May

Trip Higlights

  • Most Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu(we suggest left seat from Kathmandu to Lukla flight and right seat from Lukla to Kathmandu flight for a panoramic view of mountain)
  • Pangboche and Tengboche Buddhist Monasteries and lots of chortens on the way.
  • Learn Sherpa culture, religion, traditions and settlements.
  • 100s of snow-capped Himalayan ranges including 3 highest peaks more than 8000m (Mt. Everest Cho yu and Makalu).
  • View from Everest View Hotel, Everest Base camp, and Kalapatthar
  • Khumbu glacier and Khumbu icefall.

Trip Information

Budget Everest Base Camp trek journey to the base camp of the world's highest mountain Mt.Everest is a fully a stunning electrifying destination. Yes, Everest Base Camp is one of the most wished destinations among travelers. However, being extremely expensive a lot of people couldn't afford it. So, for your choice and happiness, Mission Himalaya treks and expeditions Pvt. Ltd brings you the package to go on a trip to Everest Base Camp on a budgeted price. This Budget Everest Base Camp trek is similar to that of traditional Base Camp Treks, designed solely for the travelers and adventure seekers who are looking to visit the Everest Base Camp, on a budgeted price. This itinerary is specially made for Students and Backpackers who wishes to be on the base camp of the highest peak of the world. 

As many of the adventure lovers are getting down with the price they couldn't afford to go to their dream destination. Mission Himalaya helps you with bringing your dream a step closer to you. We will provide you the best cheap and reasonable price for Everest Base camp trek that will take you to the foot of legendary Mt.Everest.while going for the low price, please be sure to go for authorized travel agencies and save yourself from being a fraud victim. We are the authorized government trekking agencies that have been winning our customer's hearts for ages. We will provide you with the best trustworthy trekking guide that will help you on your journey to Base Camp.

Our extremely helpful package of Budget Everest Base Camp trek will not only takes you to the foot of Everest but also you will be involved in Sherpa( the tiger of Mountain)  Culture and learn about them which was influenced by Tibetan Buddhism. Don't miss this lifetime adventurous journey and gain knowledge on the wilderness and beauty of the Himalayas. This cheap Everest Base Camp trek starts with an amazing flight from Kathmandu to Lukla which takes about 35 minutes of a scenic flight. After you reach the Sagarmatha National Park, you will start seeing the Sherpa settlements in Namche Bazar(trade of Khumbu Region) and Khumjung and Khunde villages.

The highest point in this trek Kalapatthar gives you the shimmering view of Sunrise and Sunset that will leave you jaw opened. Also, you can view the Everest, Nuptse, Lhoste, Cholatse and 100s' of other snow-capped mountains in the 360-degree view. 

After collecting the beautiful scene in your memories from Kala Patthar and Everest Base Camp you will be back to Kathmandu by a flight from Lukla.

Budget Everest Base Camp trekking itinerary:


Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu Transfer to Hotel(1300m/4264ft){20-25 minutes driving}
Day 02: Fly to Lukla(2800m/9186ft) start trek to phakding{2652m/8700ft}[ 20 minutes drive, 35 minutes flight and 3-4 hours trekking]
Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar(3440m/11283ft){5to6 hours trek}
Day 04: Acclimatization day at NamcheBazaar:
Day 05: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche(3867m/12684ft) {5-6 hours trek}
Day 06: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche(4358m/14295ft){5-6 hourstrek}
Day 07: Acclimatization day at Dingboche: 
Day 08: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche( 4930m/16171ft) {5to6 hours trekking}
Day 09: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep(5180m/16995ft.)Hike to Everest base camp{6-8 hours walk}
Day 10: Morning Hike to Kalapatthar(5550m/18204ft) and trek back to Pheriche(4200m/13780ft) 7-8 hours trek includes Kalapatthar.
Day 11: Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar(3440m/12286ft):
Day 12: Namche Bazaar To Lukla(2800m/9186ft){ 7-8 hours}
Day 13: Fly Back to Kathmandu:
Day 14: Departure from Kathmandu: 

 

Detail Itinerary

Budget Everest base camp trek itinerary:

Day 01: Kathmandu Airport arrival(1350m) Transfer to Hotel. 
In your arrival time, Nepal's only one airport for international flight Mission Himalaya Treks some staff welcome you at the arrival gate. When your visa process and luggage claim then you can search in front of gate you can see our staff holding a placid printing your name. then we will transfer you to the Thamel after 20 minutes driving. The afternoon or evening you have leisure time depends on your arrival. Then in the evening our office representative will introduce to your guide and describe all the details of your trek. The goods are enough its ok if not we will go to some shop to buy or rent some trekking equipment. Then we will treat you as local Nepali cuisine in a typical Nepali restaurant in Thamel with cultural dance and music. this live show and free of cost. Overnight Kathmandu.


Accommodation: 3-star category hotel/ Meals Included: Welcome dinner/ Transportation: comfortable Private vehicle depends on size/ Activities: No.


Day 02: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla(2805m) and Trek from Lukla to Phakding(2610m){20 minutes drive, 35 minutes flight and 3to4 hours trekking}

Today after breakfast we will drive to Tribhuvan International Airport at the same airport you came yesterday but we will go domestic terminal for Lukla flight. After check-in and procedure, we will fly to Lukla with a small tiny airstrip plane. This plane capacity only 16-18 people. If you are able to seat the left side you can see numerous mountains of Langtang< Gaurishankar and Manaslu Himalayan Ranges during the flight. After the flight, you can reach Lukla and meet our porter there. after that, if time is early we will take a tea break and prepare luggage for the trek. if our flight delays, we will take lunch here. then we will be heading our trek to Dudh Koshi valley. During this trek, you will pass through the pine forests and numerous sherpa settlements village. Chortens and mani walls also an attraction of this trek. You are able to see Mt. Kusum during the trek near Thado Koshi stream. After 3 to 4 hours gradual flat trekking and some uphill, we will reach to Phakding. Overnight in Phakding.


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: comfortable Private vehicle depends on the size and flight/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 03: Trek from Phakding to the Namche Bazaar(3440m){5 to 6 hours trekking}

After taste the mountain breakfast in Phakding today we will be heading to Namche. In the beginning, we will cross a suspension bridge and start Zamphute village. until Monjo, we will cross several suspension bridges and sometimes we trek Dudh Koshi riverside. Most of the trekking gradually flat, down and uphill mixed. Zamphute, Toktok, Benkar village we will pass during trekking. we can see Mt. Thamserku during our trek. After reaching Monjo there is a checking point for Everest permits. Also called Sagarmatha National Park Entry gate. we will check our permits and enter the National park area. after 15 minutes we will reach the Jorsalle on the Bank of Dudh Koshi river. we will lunch there. after lunch, we will trek similar around 1 hour until the big and hight Suspension bridges. probably its the deepest and most beautiful Suspension bridges. after this bridge, we will trek uphill 1 hour to the resting place. its the 1st Everest viewpoint. you can see 1st time Mt. Everest(8848m) today then trekking 1 more hour till Namche. Overnight at Namche.


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 04: Exploration day In Namche or Acclammatization day or hiking to Everest View Hotel(3880m)

Namche is the gateway of Everest and the headquarter of Khumbu region. Shopping market and every Saturday there is a local market. if you are here on saturday you can see it. if you like leisure time and just explore around you can visit some gompas and the Museum of  Namche. if you like hiking you can breakfast and hike around 2 hours to the Hotel Everest view(the highest altitude Star category hotel in the world). From this hotel, you can see The Majestic mountain Like Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Amadablam, Thamserku, Kusum Kangaru, Kangtega, Kwongde ad other several snow-capped mountains. after taking the tea there we continue trek to the next Green village Hillary village Named by Sir Edmond Hillary after climb Mt. Everest in 1953ad. We can explore Khumjung Monastery and can see Head of the yeti according to Local people. Then we can see Khumjung Hillary school. Then heading to the next village Khunde. Then we can explore Khunde hospital and village and lunch there. then we back to Namche totally downhill and overnight at Namche.


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: Day Hiking. 


Day 05: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche{3960m}[5 hours trek]

Today after breakfast we will start our trek towards Tengboche. In the beginning, we will be trekking gradually flat way which way made by a single old man from the donation of tourists. this way very beautiful because of big even in snow time can easily find. If you are interested you can donate this man to construct the trails. then we can trek 1st village Kyangjuma. This village we can take a cup of tea or bakery if you are hungry. then you can see two ways. one way leads Gokyo lake and another way leads direct Everest base camp. we will take the right way to direct base camp trek. Then we will go downhill to Sanasa and Lousasa village during the trekking. after the downhill trek and cross the Dudh Koshi River we will reach Phungithanka. we will lunch there. We can recheck our permit again here with Army. then after lunch, we will trek totally uphill to our last point of tody trekking Tyangboche. In the ever=ening we can explore the Everest region Biggest Monastery. Tyangboche at evening Monks can meditation and praying. you can watch the ceremony. then back to Guesthouse. Overnight at Tyangboche. 


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: trekking. 


Day 06: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche(4410m) {5 hours trekking}

After breakfast at the shadow of Beautiful Thamserku Mountain and explore the Everest, Lhotse, tabuche and Kwangde we will trek downhill to beautiful village Debuche after 30 minutes downhill. Then we can trek gradually flat until Dudhkoshiriver and cross another suspension bridge. the trekking uphill to the next beautiful village Pangboche. this village is popular for potato. you can see farmland of potato a lot surrounds here. And a beautiful Monastery in this village. The people who climb Ama Dablam can separate way from here with Everest base Camp trekkers. then we will trek towards Somare and lunch here after 1-hour trek from Pangboche. After lunch, we will trek flat and downhill to the river again and cross the bridge. then trek uphill to Dingboche. Overnight here. 


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: trekking. 


Day 07: Acclimatization day at Dingboche,

Today is another rest day. During high altitude, we need to acclimatize our body with altitude so after 3000m every 100m climb we need to rest 1 more day or sleep 2 nights at the same place. so either you can explore and leisure at Dingboche today. if you like very long hike you can go Chukung and hike Chukung ri. But most of the trekkers will go Nagsarkang peak to explore the majestic mountain Makalu. After breakfast, we can hike around 3 hours to the top of peak. during the hike at the top, we can see Mt. Pumori, Makalu, Amphu Lapsa, island peak, Amadablam, Thamserku, Kusun< Kwangde, Tabuche, Cholatse, Lobuche and other 100s of Snow-capped Himalayan ranges of Khumbu. After taking several photos then we will back to the hotel and lunch. evening leisure time to reading books or play cards or explore around. choice is yours. Dingboche is the place separate for direct Everest base camp trekkers and island peak climbers and 3 pass trekkers. 


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: Day Hiking. 


Day 08: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche(4910m){5 hours trekking}

Today we will be trekking in high altitude so please walk slowly with enough rest. After breakfast, we will trek a little uphill around 30 Minutes in the same way of Nagsarkang we trek gradually flat and separate the way from Nagsarkang. we can see panoramic Mountain Vistas of Lobuche Peak, Cholatse, tabuche, and Amadablam during the trekking. after 2 hours 30 minutes trekking we will reach Thukla. we can lunch here if you are hungry. Thukla is not a village area just 2 houses here and both are hotels. From Thukla today one and half hour trekking so difficult. from Thukla to uphill to the Memorial place of climbers.. you can explore lots of climbers memorial place with mountain view here. lots of prayers flag increase your strength of trekking. then we will trek gradually flat until Lobuche.  In the evening you can go to see glacier viewpoint in Lobuche or Hotel Pyramid for Acclamatizationovernight at Lobuche.


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: trekking. 


Day 09: Trek From Lobuche to Gorakshep(5170m) and explore Everest base camp(5364m){7-8 hours trekking}

Today is the most important day of our whole trekking. Because we will go to Mt. Everest base camp today. Lots of trekkers aim to reach there. In the morning we will take an early breakfast in front of Nuptse Mountain. then we will trek through the Khumbu glacier and in front of Pumori Mountain after3 hour difficult walk in glacier we will reach to Gorakshep. Then we will check-in room. leave our trekking stuff here and lunch. then we will day hike to Everest base camp around 3 to 4 hours. the way seems so easy but so difficult because of the height and stony glacier path. we can reach the Everest Base camp within 2 hours and 30 minutes. in spring you can see numerous tents for climbers. From Everest Base Camp you cannot see Everest. Before you do not believe but after today you believe then back to Hotel in Gorakhshep Overnight At Gorakhshe[p. High altitude so probably you cannot sleep the whole night. you can sleep just some hours. 


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: trekking and Hiking. 


Day 10: Hike to Kala Patthar(5545m) and Trek back to Pheriche(4200m);

Today is another important day in our trekking. before 3 hours than sunrise and prior to the breakfast we will hike to Kalapatthar to see a 360-degree sunrise view of Everest Himalayan ranges. the trek to Kala Patthar is very difficult as compared to other day trekking. you will reach your maximum height of this trek today and you can see the best view of Mt. Everest from there. then we will explore all the mountain surroundings like Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Everest south cool, Lingren, Khumbutse, Changtse, Pumori, Amadablam, Makalu, Thamserku and lots of other snow Himalayan ranges. probably this is your lifetime best view with Khumbu Glacier and Icefall. After exploring this you will back to the hotel. breakfast and continue to trek down to Pheriche. Pheriche is low altitude so this night probably you have the best sleeping then Gorakshep.


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: trekking.


Day 11: Trek back to Namche(3440m){7 hours trekking}

Today another long day of trekking to back to Namche. After breakfast in front of Ama Dablam, we will trek uphill to Pheriche pass and trek to Domare then downhill to Pangboche. During the trekking probably you can see a mountain goat, fear animals today. after Pangboche you trek downhill nad cross Dudhkoshitriver then flat to Debuche and uphill to Tyangboche. after lunch in Tengboche we trek down to Phungithanka. Cross Dudh Koshi river again with suspension Bridge and trek uphill to Sanasa. the view trekking back is different than uphill and trekking more easy to downhill. from Kyangjuma the trek easy big trail and flat until Namche. overnight in Namche,


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: trekking.


Day 12: Trek from Namche to Lukla. (2805m){7 hours trek}

Today is the last day of trekking. we trek early breakfast and trek downhill to Lukla. During back to trail also we pass several suspension bridges, Jungles, Chortens, mani walls, Villages, Mountains, Chortens and numerous riverside.  after long trek, we will finish our trek in Lukla. then Confirm our ticket for Kathmandu. In the evening you can treat your guide and porter to give farewell dinner in the successful trekking. Overnight at Lukla. 


Accommodation: Lodge or Tea House/ Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner/ Transportation: No/ Activities: trekking.


Day 13: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.

After completing our trek today morning we can enjoy our last mountain breakfast trek 10 min till Lukla airport and flight to Kathmandu. After flight your guide brings you to the hotel. In the evening our Mission Himalaya Treks And expedition representative will visit you to share your experience of Everest base camp trekking with us. Then we give you a certificate on the completed of your trek.  Today you have enough time for leisure and massage or explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Overnight at Kathmandu.


Accommodation: 3-star category hotel/ Meals Included: Breakfast/ Transportation: Flight and private vehicle according to no of pax/ Activities: No.


Day 14: Departure your trip.

After breakfast, today is the time to flight your happy home. If your flight at night you can explore Kathmandu and Happy hour shopping or Final last hour shopping. Mission Himalaya one staff drop you to the airport before 3 hours than your flight or according to your check-in time. We will have a safe and nice flight. Hope to see you again with your friends, relatives, and family. 


Accommodation: None/ Meals Included: Breakfast/ Transportation: Private Vehicle/ Activities:No.


 

Cost Details

What is included?

  • Kathmandu TIA airport to the Hotel and Hotel to The Airport BY private Vehicle during your International flight and Domestic flight.
  • Deluxe air-conditioned 3-star standard accommodation in Kathmandu 2 nights in Kathmandu with complimentary breakfast.
  • Tea houses/ Lodges Accommodation during the trekking period in the mountain as per itinerary.
  • Full board meal in trekking(Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) 
  • Other all ground transportation with a comfortable vehicle as per itinerary.
  • The domestic flight ticket with all applicable taxes and airport tax(Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu)
  • An English speaking guide (highly experienced, training from the Ministry of Tourism) with his salary food accommodation insurance and transportation.
  • Strong porter(share between two tourists) with transportation, accommodation, insurance, food, and salary.
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag if you do not have(Have to be returned after trekking)
  • All necessary paperwork from trekking company, Sagarmatha national park trek permit, and local Khumbu Gaunpalika permits.
  • Compressive First Aid Kit bag with your guide.
  • Free welcome or farewell dinner in Kathmandu at a typical Nepali restaurant.
  • All government and local taxes and company all service charges. 

What is not included?

  • Nepal visa fee, International air tickets, travel and medical insurance, emergency evacuation costs
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (also in the case of early returns or late departures than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, extra drinks, battery charge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, hot shower, etc.)
  • Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

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Customer Reviews


This company is best for Everest Base camp trek.

So Fun So | Hongkong china

Rating: 5

This company is best for Everest Base camp trek.
My friends sent me some link of this company for trekking Everest Base camp Nepal side. I sent them an email and they reply to my email very fast. and I will contact birendra in WhatsApp too. for my easy conversation.  So I join Mission Himalaya company with my friends. I decided to tell my friends as their service was so nice according to budget. No doubt you will get your service according to your payment. Guide Ranjit Rai and Porter Chandra Ghale were so helpful and reliable all the time on my Everest trip.


Super nice Everest base camp Trek:

Hurst Sophie | United Kingdom

Rating: 5

From the beginning time mission, Himalaya treks have constant care and follow up us whole trek to Everest base camp. when we arrived in Kathmandu Birendra pick up us and he transfer to hotel. he introduces a guide name Chapte for us. He was super nice and knowledgable about the mountains. In the trekking, he always walked with us and help a lot all the time so because of his care we did not feel AMS In mountain. Thank you Chapke. You are great. thanks Birendra for better arrangements. 

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