About Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek, a trek to the world highest peak, is the adorable and popular trekking to the base of Mt. Everest that which is perfectly rated trekking route by numbers of outsiders around the world. Mt. Everest trekking route is mostly preferred route in Nepal by the outsiders because of astonishing views of the world’s highest peak and other Khumbu Himalayas (mountains). It is the daydream of every traveler to reach to the base of the world’s highest peak- Mt. Everest and observe the mesmerizing view of the Khumbu Himalayas.
….one of the popular trekking in the world and also remarkable trekking route all the way to the base of the world’s highest peak – Mt. Everest.  

Location of Everest Base Camp Trek

The popular trekking route is located in Solukhumbu district, Nepal, which can be reached to Lukla from Kathmandu with 30 minutes of flight and to Jiri for about 7-8 hours and after this the unforgettable Everest Base Camp Trek begins.

Major Attraction from different places of Everest Region

Everest Base Camp Trek holds lots of attractive places that offer with the mesmerizing picturesque views of the Khumbu region and unique culture and tradition of Sherpa communities.
Lukla is a place from where the trek starts and also a junction where numbers of trekkers from different routes can be seen. This is the place where Tenzing Hillary Airport is located. Namche Bazaar, an arc-shaped hilltop market – Sherpa Market that contains trekking types of equipment, Sherpa and Tibetians culture and tradition with tasty foods, organic coffee bar and accommodation with the panoramic views of the great snow-capped mountains. This is also the acclimatization spot for trekkers heading to the base of Mt. Everest. The other places bestowing with their perfection are Tengboche Monastery, a place where one can do yoga and meditation with observing the great massifs and traditional lifestyle of Sherpa community, Dingboche, regard as a last settlement area of the Everest Region, Gorakshep the another amazing place on the way to base camp where one can get the pleasurable moments watching the Khumbu Icefall and Kalapatthar (5,550 meters)  – the world’s best mountains viewpoint  is a marvelous place to get the perfect and heart touching wide range views of mountains in Khumbu region including Mt. Everest with an adorable view of sunrise.
During Everest Base Camp Trek, the major attraction really makes the trip memorable. The panoramic views of the mountains like the great Himalaya – Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lothse, Pumori, Amadablam and other major mountains can be seen during Everest Base Camp Trek. The trekking route will also be passing through Sagarmatha National Park – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, from where one can see the varied species of flora and fauna with including the rare species like Yak, Red Panda, Snow Leopard, Blood Pleasant, Barking Deer, Juniper, Brich, etc. with total 62 species of plant, 30 species of butterfly and 194 species of birds.

Best Season to trek to Everest Base Camp

The perfect seasons throughout the year to participate in the Everest trekking are Autumn (September to November) and Spring (March to May) and nevertheless January, February and December are also the preferred time to explore Everest region. 

Duration of Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek is the complete package of excitement and thrilling moments which can be done in 15 days and also according to interest and time frame the trek can be customized.

Which age group can participate in Everest Base camp Trekking?

The age limit for trekking all the way to Everest Base Camp varies as per interest and group. Basically, the age bar from 15-65 years old can participate in Everest Base Camp Trekking but the children and old age people need a family member, a representative to look after.

Massif Holidays is delivering this wonderful and thrilling trekking package to make the journey of outsiders notable within Everest Region. The team of Massif Holidays will be helping and providing with better services to make the trip to Everest Base Camp remarkable and unforgettable. Get participate in one of the world most renowned trekking trails to witness the incredible view of Mt. Everest. 

Facts

  • Trip Duration Trip Duration 15 Days
  • Trip Cost Price from US$ 1575
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Grade Trip Grade Challenging
  • Trip Style Trip Style Fully Supported Guest House Trek
  • Transportation Transportation Based on Itinerary
  • food Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accomodation Accomodation Guest House
  • Group Sizes Group Size 01-15
  • Max Elevation: 5550m/ 18209ft

Highlights

  • Joining and Budget trip to Everest Base Camp.
  • Supported tourist category Guest House and Homestays with Sherpa’s culture and tradition during trekking in Khumbu Himalayas.
  • The package includes the cost of a guide, porter, domestic flight and required permits. 
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site tour in Kathmandu –Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. 
  • Magnificent view of Himalayas from Everest View Hotel. 
  • Yoga and meditation in Tengboche Monastery.
  • Trekking routes pass through rivers, forests, old Sherpa’s villages and glaciers.
  • Magnificent view of Himalayas from Everest Base Camp (5,360m/17586ft) and Kalapatthar (5,550m/18209ft).
  • Getting the views of endangered species of birds, animals, and plants.
  • Exploration of Sherpa’s communities in the Khumbu region.
  • 14 Breakfast, 11 Lunch and 12 Dinner.

Outline Itinerary

Detail Itinerary  
  • Day 01: Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport (1345 meters). Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 03: Fly to Tenzing Hillary Airport on Lukla (2840 Meters) and trek to Phakding (2610 Meters) about 3 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 Meters) about 5 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 05: Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 06: Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860 meters) about 5 hours. Overnight at stay Guest house.
  • Day 07: Trek to Dingboche (4410 meters) about 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 08: Day trip to Chhukung valley (4730 meters) and trek back to Dingboche. About 4 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 09: Trek to Lobuche (4910 meters) about 5 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 10: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5364 meters) via Gorakshep (5140 m). About 8 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse at Gorakhshep.
  • Day 11: Early morning hike up to Kalapatthar (5550 meters) then trek down to Pheriche (4280 meters). About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 12: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters) About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 13: Trek to Lukla (2840 meters) About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 14: Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 15: Transfer to the international airport for your onward destination.
  • What’s Included

    • Airport/ Hotel pickup & drop by private tourist vehicle.
    • Three nights’ (twin sharing basis accommodation) at tourist category hotels in Kathmandu including Breakfast.
    • Basic tea house accommodation during Everest Base Camp Trek.
    • Guided valley tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle. (well-experienced license holder Tour Guide)
    • Professional license holder English speaking Trekking Guide (if required with other nation’s dialect for Everest Base Camp Trek).
    • The required number of local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek (one porter for every two guests).
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, and medicine for all staff.
    • All meals including breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek.
    • Everest National Park permits and TIMS permit for trekking.
    • Duffle bag and hiking T-shirt by Massif Holidays. (after trekking, Token  of Love by the team of Massif Holidays)
    • Airfare from Kathmandu – Lukla - Kathmandu including fare of private transport (in Kathmandu).
    • Farewell dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant before the day of departure.
    • Including all government taxes, vat & service charges.
  • What’s Excluded

    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu valley.
    • Any kinds of beverages & bar bills (coffee, beer, soft drinks, etc.) and along with dry foods.
    • Entrance fee at all monuments during the tours.
    • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation cost or any types of travel insurance.
    • Nepal entry visa fee, which can be issued on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport and also in the case for extending visa during the stay in Nepal.
    • Personal trekking Types of equipment.
    • International airfare
    • Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes' section
  • Optional

    • Extra additional Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner throughout the trekking package.
    • Additional sightseeing in the historical and cultural sites.  
    • Group joining trek or personal group trek.
    • Small or Large group of travelers.
    • Extra day hike during the trek.
    • Expand or different itinerary of trekking packages.
    • Luxury accommodation (4/5 star category hotels in Kathmandu).
    • Family trip along with children under the secure and favorable suggestion of the Massif Holiday's expertise.
    • Pony Trek.

     

    The listed optional facilities for the trekking within Nepal are not included in the travel cost. As per guest choice and demand for extra facilities or services some amount will be added to the trekking package cost. You can include the other extra facilities and services in your travel package consulting with the crew member of Massif Holidays.

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25 Sep, 2019 - 09 Oct, 2019 Guaranteed $1575 Booking Open
27 Sep, 2019 - 11 Oct, 2019 Guaranteed $1575 Booking Open
28 Sep, 2019 - 12 Oct, 2019 Guaranteed $1575 Booking Open
29 Sep, 2019 - 13 Oct, 2019 Guaranteed $1575 Booking Open
30 Sep, 2019 - 14 Oct, 2019 Guaranteed $1575 Booking Open

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Useful Information

Other extra arrangements by the team of Massif Holidays: Customized Itinerary as per the specific requirements. For this, please contact with the expert team of Massif Holidays as per interest.

Better to get informed about: 

  • Natural calamities
  • Weather condition, etc. That is beyond our control can hamper your planned trip. During these kinds of issues, we will be getting through the possible solution that can help you to get back in your trip but we are not responsible for any delay and changes.

Flight cancellation or delay:

Due to poor visibility, bad weather or any technical problems twin otters may get delayed for some hours or for some days (also can be happened in the good season). During this period, teams of Massif Holidays help to manage other various days activities, pre-itinerary with any trekking routes, etc. One needs to bear all expenses if need to stay at Lukla because of the cancelation of flights at the end of the trip.

Note: No any refund in such cases and the team of Massif Holidays provide the guesthouse accommodations only before starting the trek.