Everest base camp Kalapathar

Trip Facts

Trip Introduction

It is worthy to start trek from Lukla for those who have limited time. Lukla is the main gateway to access the Everest & main other high mountain peaks. With your commencement of trek, you will be offer dramatic view of sky kissed mountains.

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu and check-in to hotel

Day 02 Preparation for the Trek

Day 03 45 minutes fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2805m), trek to Phakding (2652m) for 3 hrs, accomodation

Day 04 Trek Phakding  to Namche Bazar (3440m) for 6 hrs, accomodation

Day 05 Namche Bazar – a day exploration for preventing from AMS (Atitude Madness Sickness), accomodation

Day 06 Trek Namche Bazar to Thyangboche (3867m) for 5 hrs, accomodation

Day 07 Trek Thyangboche to Dingboche (4413m) for 5 hrs, accomodation

Day 08 Day exploration Chhunkung (4730m) or Nangkharsang Gompa (4600m), accomodation at Dingboche

Day 09 Trek Dingboche to Lobuche (4930m) for 5 hrs, accomodation

Day 10 Trek Lobuche – Kala Patthar (5545m) – Gorak Shep (5140m) highest lodge in the world, for 6 hrs, accomodation

Day 11 Trek Gorak Shep – Everest Base Camp (5360m) – Lobuche (4930m) for 6 hrs, accomodation

Day 12 Trek Lobuche to  Pangboche Upper (3900m), the oldest monastry for 5 hrs, accomodation

Day 13 Trek Pangboche to Khumjung (3790m), big Sherpa village, Hiliary School and Hospital, accomodation

Day 14 Trek Khumjung – Monjo village, accomodation

Day 15 Trek Monjo to Lukla, accomodation

Day 16 Lukla – Kathmandu by flight in about 45 minutes, Free from the programme

Day 17 Time for shopping and free form program

 


Price Includes

Pick up from airport on your arrival day

flight Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu

airport tax, trekking guide

trekking porter to carry your baggage

lodge accommodation during trekking

Everest Trekking Permit, TIMS permit

daily meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) during trekking

Price Excludes

Lunch

dinner and accomodation in Kathmandu

entry fee in palaces & temples of Kathmandu

drinks (hot/cold/alcoholic)

personal nature expenses

travel insurance


Equipments

  • You must bring the following items:
  • Hiking boots
  • Socks
  • Trekking trousers / pants
  • Waterproof overtrousers / rainpants
  • Baselayer shirts
  • Casual shirt and/or T-shirts
  • Fleece jacket or warm jumper/sweater
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Sunhat
  • Warm hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Thermal gloves
  • Warm and waterproof over gloves or mittens
  • Head torch/Headlamp with spare bulb and batteries
  • Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)
  • Water bottles 1 L.
  • Antibacterial handwash
  • Small towel
  • Daypack, 25/30Litres
  • Trekking poles
  • Sleeping bag 4 or 5 season * (rated down to – 20ºC)
  • Warm jacket (down)*
  • Basic First Aid Kit including: A broad spectrum antibiotic, antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters (band-aids) and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets