• Short Everest Base Camp Trek

Short Everest Base Camp Trek

Overview

Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: moderate
  •    Destination: Everest
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Guest House In trek/ Hotel In City
  •    Meals: BB in Kathmandu, Full board on trek.
  •    Maximum altitude: 5545m
  •    Group size: 2 pax and above
  •    Best Season: Sept to Nov, Mar to May

Trip Higlights

  • Visit the gateway of Everest Namche Bazaar
  • Oldest and biggest Tengboche and Pangboche Monastery
  • The highest national park, Sagarmatha.
  • Biggest icefall nad Biggest glacier Khumbu.
  • 360-degree Himalayan range view from Kalapatthar.
  • Green village Khumjung and Khunde with Hilary school and hospital.

Trip Information

Everest base camp is a famous destination for Nepal trekking. This trek is the short and scenic visit that introduces you to the Himalayan culture and life of Sherpa and Tibetan Nepal Buddhists. In this trip, you can explore the world's highest base camp, the famous trekking and adventure destination of the earth. This trek starts from Lukla where you can take an adventurous flight from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. During the flight, you can see Gaurishankar, Langtang, Dorge Lakpa, Nuptse and Cho Oyu, Makalu and 100s of snow-capped mountains. This trek gives you a lifetime experience flight 2 times (Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu in a very tiny airstrip)hen you return back from the Himalayas or Everest Base Camp. If the 12 days Everest base camp trekking did not suit you can take relax along with more acclimatization and extra time in Everest Region choosing Everest Budget trekking or Everest Base Camp Trekking packageAnd the travellers who have just 1-week trekking duration they can take the flight of Helicopters from Gorakhshep to Kathmandu and save their 3 days time when they choose our rapid Everest base camp trek

Detail Itinerary

Short Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu transfer to Hotel{Elevation: 1400m}
Today is your first day in Kathmandu- the capital city of Himalayan Counter Nepal. 
Mission Himalaya Treks and expeditions Representative will welcome in Tribhuvan International Airport.
He transfers you to The Respective hotel in Thamel
The afternoon is leisure time for you.
Evening we will check your trekking equipment and introduce you to your guide
Evening we will bring your for Local Nepali Cuisine in typical Nepali Restaurant with Cultural Dance show and music Live show freely.
Transfer to Your hotel


Accommodation: 3-star Category Hotel/Meals: Welcome Dinner/Transportation: Private deluxe Vehicle for Airport pick up/Activities: None.


 Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek from Lukla to Phakding(Elevation:2650m)
{Trekking Duration: 3 to 4 hours}
Morning Breakfast in Kathmandu then drive to Airport domestic terminal
Take a scenic flight to Lukla-a gateway of Khumbu 
Meet the porters in Lukla and prepare your luggage and trekking Gear.
Trekking in the valley of Dudh Koshi around 3 hours to 4 hours to Phakding.
Attraction: Mt. Kusum near Thadokoshi. Chortens, rivers, Jungles and Local sherpa village.
Evening explores Phakding. Dinner and the guide Describe your tomorrow plan of trekking.


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: Private deluxe Vehicle for Airport drop and flight for Kathmandu to Lukla/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 03: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar(Elevation:3440m){Trekking Duration: 5 to 6 hours}
Morning take breakfast in Phakding then cross the river at Phakding 
Pass villages: Zamphute, Toktok, Benkar, Monjo.
Then check or buy the permits by your guide. Trek to Jorsalle.
Lunch and continue trek to Namche
mountain seen: Thamserku, Everest viewpoint to see first-time Everest. 
Pass a very tall suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River.
Evening explores Namche and Sherpa Museum to learn Sherpa culture and tradition or if you have enough time hike Everest view hotel for good acclimatization. Night: Guide description above next day trekking. Overnight at Namche. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 04:Trek from Namche to Tyangboche{Elevation: 3870m}{trekking hours: 5 to 6 hours}
Breakfast in Namche.
Trekking flat and gradually uphill to Sanasa which is the separation of a trek to Gokyo and Everest Base Camp
Trek down to Phungithana and Cross the river with Suspension Bridges.
Mountains: Everest, Lhotse, Lhotse Sar, Amadablam, Thamserku, Kwongde. 
Village pass: Kyangjuma, Sanasa, Lousasa, Phungithanka.
Lunch and trek uphill to Tyangboche. 
Evening explores Tyangboche Monastery- Khumbu region Biggest and oldest Monastery, Buddhist pilgrimage sites, and sees meditation and lama praying.
Dinner and guide description 
Overnight at Tyangboche.


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 05: Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche(Elevation: 4410m){Trekking duration: 5 to 6 hours}
Today we are in higher elevation trekking. If you have prior physical fitness it helps you and normal.
Morning breakfast and down half-hour to Debuche then flat till Imja Khola river then uphill to Pangboche
Mountain has seen: Island peak, Amphulaptsa, Tabuche, Cholatse, Amadablam, Everest, Lhotse and Lhotse sar, Lobuche peak. 
Uphill and flat from Pangboche to Somare
Lunch in Somare
Flat down and uphill from Somare to Dingboche
Evening Explore Dingboche or hiking to Nagsarkang for good acclimatization or leisure at the hotel.


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 06: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche(Elevation: 4920m){trekking duration:4 to 5 hours}
Breakfast in Dingboche and trek uphill half hour on the way Nagsarkang Peak. 
Then falt trekking till Thukla.
Lunch in Thukla at the end of Khumbu Glacier
Trek uphill to Climbers Memorial park for climbing people. The person who climbed Mt. Everest and not came back from Summiting. Many Players flags surroundings and Great Amadablam mountain view.
Memorial park to Lobuche gradually flat trails. 
Mountain see: Pumori, Nuptse, Lobuche east and West peak, Tabuche Cholatse
Evening viewpoint of Khumbu glacier or hiking to Pyramid and back. Dinner guide description and overnight. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 07: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep(Elevation: 5170m) and hike to Everest base camp.{trekking duration: 7 to 8 hours}
Morning early breakfast in Lobuche and walk over Khumbu Glacier
Today we will go to the final destination to catch your goal of World Highest Mountain Mt. Everest Base Camp. 
Trekking till Gorakshep. Check-in tea house and lunch.
Hike to Everest Base camp and back to Gorakshep
Explore Everest Base camp, Khumbu glacier, Icefall.
Mountains: Khumbutse, Changtse, Everest south cool, Nuptse, Lhotse. 
Everest Cannot see today from Everest Base camp. 
Back to Gorakshep and dinner description with guide and overnight at lodges.


.Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 08: Hike to Kalapatthar and trek back to Pheriche(Elevation:4200m){Trekking duration: 7 to 8 hours}
Hike to Kalapatthar at 3 am in the morning. 
See a mesmerizing 360-degree view of Mt. Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Mt. Kusum, Tabuche, Cholatse, Pumori, Lingren, Khumbutse, Changtse, and several Himalayan snow-capped peaks.
Back to Gorakshep breakfast
Trek back down to Thukla and Lunch. 
Trek down and flat windy place Pheriche. 
The evening can go Pheriche Aid post to learn about Altitude Sickness freely. In front Amadablam views.
Evening dinner and guide description about the next day. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 09: Trek from Pheriche to Namche:{Trekking Duration: 7 to 8 hours}[ Elevation: 3400m]
Breakfast at Pheriche and trek uphill to Pheriche pass and downhill to Somare, Pangboche and Debuche. 
Trek uphill half-hour to Tyangbhe and lunch in front of Thamserku Mountain.
Downhill to Phungithanka and uphill to Sanasa. Tea time at Sanasa. Then flat and downhill to Namche. 
Possibly today can see some wild animals like blue sheep, Himalayan Thar. 
Evening Lunch and guide description about the next day plan. 
Overnight at Namche. 


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 10: Trek from Namche to Lukla(Elevation: 2805m){trekking duration: 7 hours}
The final day of trekking so early breakfast at Namche
Trekking down to Lukla, 
Pass Numerous village-like Jorsalle, Monju. Benkar, Toktok, Zamphute, Phakding, Thadokoshi, Chaurikharka and finally Lukla.
Cross numerous suspension bridge what are the characteristics of trekking. Check-in and confirm the ticket for tomorrow morning flight.
Evening invite farewell dinner to your guide and porter in the succession of trekking if you are interested.Overnight at Lukla.  


Accommodation: Tea house or Lodges/Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: None/ Activities: Trekking.


Day11: Fly to Kathmandu{Elevation:1400m}
The morning after enjoy mountain breakfast heading to Lukla airport.
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu
Mission Himalaya Treks and Expedition guide will drop you to your respective hotel.
Afternoon leisure and shopping or massage time. 
Evening Mission Himalaya Treks and Expedition representative will come to share your experience of Trekking with us
Provide you the trekking completed certificate. Overnight in Kathmandu Hote.


Accommodation: 3-star Category Hotel/Meals Included: Breakfast/Transportation: Flight and private car from the airport to Hotel/ Activities: None.


Day 12: Departure your holiday.
Morning breakfast
last hour of shopping.
Our office representative drops prior to 3 hours than your scheduled flight to your sweet home. 
Ended the trip. I wish you have a safe journey. 
We will wait to see you next time for another adventure activities in Nepal, Tibet or Bhutan. 


Accommodation: No /Meals Included: Breakfast/Transportation: private car from Hotel to Airport drop/ Activities: None.

Cost Details

What is included?

 

  • During your international and domestic flight time pick up and drop by the private air-conditioned vehicle as per itinerary.
  • Domestic airport flights(TIA Airport Kathmandu to Lukla and vice versa)  with your guide and all applicable airport taxes.
  • Deluxe 3-star standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast as per itinerary.
  • 3 main course meal Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the trekking according to itinerary.
  • An experienced and English spoken trekking guide whos was trained by Tourism with his salary, transportation, accommodation, foods, and insurance, 
  • Strong porter(2 people share 1 porter) with his salary, food, transportation, accommodation, and insurance.
  • Down jacket and sleeping if you do not have your own(have to be returned after trek completion). 
  • All necessary trekking permits(Sagarmatha national park permits) and Khumbu Gaunpalika local permits as per itinerary.
  • Medical first aid kit with your guide.
  • Welcome or farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant in Thamel with live music and dance show.
  • Government local taxes and company service charges.
  • certificate of your trekking after complete signed by the director of the company and with your guide.

 

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.)

Customer Reviews


Everest Base convenient trek

Serrano Munoz | Spain

Rating: 5

I did a Short trek to Everest Base camp and Kalapatthar. It was convenient, comfortable and quite difficult. A friendly and helpful guide and good porter. The days were well-paced and easy to book from Mission Himalaya.


Trekking to World highest mountain Mt. Everest Base Camp.

Agus Torres Horno | America

Rating: 5

Had a great Trekking to World highest mountain Mt. Everest Base Camp 5364m  was a fun escaping the crowding of Kathmandu Birendra my guide was also wonderful. The view from Kalapatthar was so brilliant. Really impressed the world best trekking. Ama Dablam was my best mountain. Heart-touching.

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