Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport. Glacier Nepal treks representative welcomes you at the airport and takes you to the hotel by privet vehicle. After a short rest, You will meet the guide at our office. you may have some questions about trekking he will give you an answer to the question. Overnight at the hotel.
It’s about 35 min flight from Kathmandu. you have breakfast at Lukla. Now we are ready to start our trek. It is downhill until Thadekoshi you will see the beautiful view of mt. Kusum Khankaru. now we walk next to Dudh Kosi river up to Phakding. Overnight at Phakding.
After breakfast, we start trekking before reaching the Banker you can see the beautiful view of mt Thamserku. Today we enter Sagarmatha ( Everest Nepali name) national park. After crossing the several times suspension bridge we climb up we will see the first view of Mt. Everest. If you get lucky you may see a red panda before reaching the Namche bazaar. Overnight at Namche bazaar.
Namche bazaar is a gateway to Everest and the biggest village in this region. We hike to the Everest view hotel to acclimatize and to see the spectacular view of mt Everest, Lhotse, Amadablam Nuptse, and many other peaks. after heading back to Namche you can also visit the Sagarmatha national park head office, sherpa museum, and market, some cafés show movies about Everest and sherpas. overnight at Namche bazaar.
After breakfast, we trek to Kanjoma and ascent to mong-la from here you can see an amazing view of Mt Amadablam, Thamserku and yak Khang then drop down to Dudh Koshi river. Climb up through the rhododendron forest to Phortse. You can visit a monastery in the evening. overnight at Phortse.
We trek ridge of the mountain in this route you will not get any house for the next three hours. Before you left Phortse check your water and any other thing if you need it before reaching Panbuche. now we are at the main trekking train like other trekkers crossing the mani wall and prayer flags. Now the trail is easier than the last part until Dinboche, now we are at the highest real village in this region where you will potato fields. Overnight at Dingboche.
Hike to Nagarjuna peak 5000m, it will take several hours to summit and get back to Dingboche, from the top you will see the 5th highest Mt. Makalu 8463m, island peak, Isma valley peak 39, Amadablam, and glaciers. Overnight at Dingboche.
The trail is gradual up until the end of the Khumbu glacier, today we gain a few more hundred meters. You have to be careful with your pace and your guide’s instruction. From Thukla trail is steep up Thukla pass. Now you are at a memorial place where you will see another amazing view of Pumori, Nuptse, Lobuche peak, and many more peaks. Labuche lies at the next Khumbu glacier. overnight at Lobuche.
Today is one most important days of the Everest base camp trek. Heading to Gorakshep and Everest base camp beside the Khumbu glacier all day long above 5000m must be quite difficult for most trekkers. From the Everest base camp, you can see the only top of mt. Everest, Khumbu icefall, and other mountains. After spending some time at base camp we return to Gorakshep. Overnight at Gorakshep.
Today we wake up very early in the morning to hike to Kala Patthar, it takes a couple of hours to reach the top. Now you will see the sunrise and spectacular view of Mt.Everest, Nuptse, Pumori, Amadablam, Thamserku, Tabuchi, and Khumbu glacier, after some time we walk back to Gorakshep. after having breakfast long day trek down to Pangboche. Overnight at Pangboche.
After having breakfast we walk down to a river, after crossing a suspension bridge we walk through the alpine forest to Dibuche then climb up to Tengboche. We visit the Tengboche monastery. also known as Dawa Choling Gompa is the largest gompa in the Everest region. now the trail is zigzag descent to Phungitanga. Ascent to Kkanjima and get back to Namche Bazaar. Overnight at Namche Bazaar.
Today is the last day of trekking, it steeps downhill until the Dudh Kosi river. A passing couple of suspension bridges we exit Sagarmatha national park. Keep walking down to Thadekosi, this is the lowest point of the Everest base camp trek. then the ascent to Lukla. Overnight at Lukla.
After having breakfast, fly back to Kathmandu. Take you to the hotel. After taking a shower, you can visit Thamel for shopping. In the evening we have a farewell dinner in a traditional Nepalese restaurant with cultural dance. Overnight at the hotel.
This is your final day in Nepal. Glacier Nepal treks representative will drop you at Tribhuwan international airport by privet vehicle. Home sweet home.
I did the Everest Base Camp trek with Chandra in May 2022. From the airport pickup to setting me up in a hotel, to taking every step from Lukla to EBC with me, Chandra took great care of everything and was spectacular. I felt well taken care of and it saved a lot of planning which was well well worth it. Chandra has over 25 years experience and I highly recommend him and his company!
Done! Everest Base camp trekking our guide Chandra was unsurpassed in providing us with all the information and clarification for this experience to be fantastic. His experience, friendliness and kindness made this trekking even more fantastic! Thank you so much Chandra God bless you Amazing!!!!
My wife and I really enjoy Everest base trekking with Ram thami, who was my porter.He took us up to the ebc. and thanks GNT team to organize our trip professionally. We hope see you in future for the other treks in nepal.