About Trip

The demanding two weeks of Everest Base Camp Trek has left its brand as the best trekking in the world. This magnificent excursion leads you to the iconic Himalayan destination of Everest Base Camp (5364 meters) and Kalapatthar (5545 meters) that involves the pleasant Himalayas of Everest and its surroundings with incredible glaciers and alpine landscape. The trek is more significantly a journey of self-exploration and saving a unique and outstanding life experience.

About half an hour's flight from Kathmandu takes you to Lukla, which is a gateway to the adventurous EBC Trekking. You walk above the Dudh Koshi RIver through the gentle route and cross a few steel bridges before you enter the Sagarmatha National Park. It is prosperous in preserving rare found Himalayan animals and floral species. Everest Base Camp Trek entirely offers a legendry smile following the footsteps of the Everest summiteers- Tenzing Norgay and Hillary. It is an iconic trip through the colorful and spiritual Sherpa highlands that ensure eternal happiness. Monasteries in Tengboche and Pangbuche are the representatives of such stunning spiritual sites. The Khumbu glaciers and the last settlement at Gorakshep offer the base to quench your thirst to explore the Everest base camp and Kalapatthar to arrest the breathtaking view of the Everest Himalayan chain. Catch the best seasons to enjoy the Everest Base Camp Trek extremely.

A fruitful way of making EBC Trekking in Nepal is acclimatization. It is the best way to adapt to the thin air region with a couple of rest and walk around for days. Easy arrangement of transportation including flights back and forth is available with Nepal Kameleon Holidays, a local agency in Kathmandu that assures your trek with a professional guide and team in a competitive cost and customized itinerary.

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  • The epic journey through the alpine zone
  • Everest and its surrounding 8000 meter peaks
  • Sherpa valleys and social interaction
  • Monasteries and Chhortens
  • Remarkable hospitality

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu (1350 meters) and transfer to hotel.
  • Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and trek preparation.
  • Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2800 meters), trek to Phakding (2640 meters).
  • Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters).
  • Day 05: Exploration and acclimatization day.
  • Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengbuche (3870 meters).
  • Day 07: Trek from Tengbuche to Dingbuche (4360 meters).
  • Day 08: Hike Around for exploring and acclimatization.
  • Day 09: Trek from Dingbuche to Lobuche (4940 meters).
  • Day 10: Trek from Lobuche-Gorakshep (5170 meters)-hike to Everest base camp (5364 meters) and descend to Gorakshep.
  • Day 11: Hike to Kalapatthar (5550 meters), trek down to Gorakshep and to Pheriche (4280 meters).
  • Day 12: Trek from Pheriche to Namche.
  • Day 13: Trek from Namche to Lukla. 6 hours.
  • Day 14: Fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • Day 15: Departure.

Cost Includes:

  • Airport pick up and drop.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • Kathmandu sightseeing tour (car/micro/bus).
  • Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu flight ticket.
  • 3 meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking.
  • Lodge base accommodation during the trip.
  • Professional trekking guide and porter, their food, accommodation and insurance.
  • Sagarmatha National park entrance Permit and fees.
  • Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card fees.
  • First Aid medical kit.
  • Nepal Kameleon Holidays T-shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificate.
  • All government taxes.

Cost Excludes:

  • All personal expenses
  • Drinks Items: Coke, Fanta and Mineral water bottle
  • Alcoholic drinks and chocolates
  • Tips for guide and porters
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Emergency rescue service if needed

Trip Note

  • This itinerary is an outline. You can customize your own plan and let us know. No doubt, we organize the trip of your desired. You can do Everest base camp trek via Renjo La and Cho La Pass. Covering Gokyo Valley and Gokyo Lake is further exhilarating. 
  • After the trip, you may prefer to go to the short and exciting tours to Pokhara and Chitwan. Please, have a look.
  • If you just like to go to Chitwan Jungle Safari, you can also book this with us. 


Best Time for EBC Trek

Spring and autumn are the best trekking seasons to the Everest base camp trek. Spring is the time of flowers blooming and the best views due to the clear weather.

Autumn is the festival season in Nepal. Along with the EBC Trekking in Nepal, you can also explore the delighting festivals as Teej, Dashain and Tihar. The weather often remains cool with the sunny days, warm days and little bit cold nights.


Food and Accommodation

Typical Nepali food items to the Indian and continental cuisines are available on the EBC Trails.  

They serve Dal Bhat (rice, lentil and curry served with pickle and salad. Chapati, noodle soup, chowmein, pizza and many more items are served by the tea houses and restaurants. They also serve American Breakfast, porridge, boiled eggs, garlic soup, chapatti omelet and many more. Meals with soup are highly recommended. Meals are hygienic.

About accommodation? No need to worry. There are lodges, also called the tea houses and hotels on the EBC Trekking Trail, but they are basic. Being basic too, they offer clean accommodation. Single room, double or three bed rooms? Depends on your group size. If you feel it pretty cold, you can ask for the extra blanket.

Beside this, you need to pay extra for hot shower and wifi.


High Altitude Sickness

High Altitude Sickness is also known as Acute Mountain Sickness. When you walk in the high altitude level, the symptoms of altitude sickness can appear. It is not a great problem at the beginning, but underestimating it, can be severe problem. Generally, altitude sickness may appear above 2700 meters. Dizziness, vomiting, oversleepy, insomnia and others are the common symptoms. If you feel it, you should try some way outs that are easy. You should stop ascending, better to descend. Drink a lot of water, drink hot garlic soups and stay warmed. 





Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival at Kathmandu (1350 meters) and transfer to hotel. Namaste and welcome to Nepal. At your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Nepal Kameleon Holidays' representative receives you and transfer to the hotel. After a short refreshment, we briefly explain you about the sightseeing trip and the preparation of the trek. Overnight at hotel. (A)
  • Day 02Kathmandu sightseeing and trek preparation.This is a unique impression to explore the magnificent cultural vistas in Kathmandu with a sightseeing day tour. mainly three monumental sites are there for a day tour that are enlisted in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa and Swayambhunath. Back to the hotel and prepare further for the trek. Overnight at hotel. (B,A)
  • Day 03Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2800 meters), trek to Phakding (2640 meters).Transferring to the domestic airport, take a half an hour flight experiencing the adventure Himalayan flight. landing at Lukla, meet further crew (porters, if you have) otherwise, manage the belongings and embark the excursion. The excellent route through the Sherpa habitations and charming countryside landscape, we reach to Phakding, cross a suspension bridge and take a rest. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 04Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440 meters). Good morning Everest. Having a breakfast, the journey on the second day begins that escorts you continually through the steep uphill trail. The Himalayan vistas begin to appear once mapping the Sherpa capital- Namchebazaar. It is located in the shape of a horseshoe, which is a famous commercial hub in Khumbu. Overnight at lodge/hotel. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 05Exploration and acclimatization day. Peeping Namche Bazaar from the window, it gives you a different experience with a surprise that how elegantly the town has been settled and how bustling the town is from early in the morning. Today is an acclimatizing day so we take a walk around the village after the breakfast. We visit around the Khunde, local hospital, school and the cultural sites, can be also Khumjung. Then we come back to Namche and take a rest. Overnight at lodge/hotel. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 06Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengbuche (3870 meters).We accelerate from Namche and climbing up for half an hour, we find the gentle trail. Walking 1.5 hours more, we reach to Kyangjuma, exploring the flora and fauna. Himalayan Thar and Musk Deer are mostly found on the route. Our trail is highly dominated by the rhododendron forest and we trek down towards the Riverside at Phunki Tenga. Having a lunch break, we commence the walk through up and down trail to Tengbuche, located beneath the Ama Dablam peak. Tengbuche monastery is the spiritual center of the Tibetan Buddhists, which is a place where the Mani Rimdu festival held. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 07Trek from Tengbuche to Dingbuche (4360 meters).The morning prayer bell makes us awake. Every day, they perform this ritual. The nunnery and life in the monastery are wonderful to explore. After breakfast, we begin to trek higher with the mind-blowing sceneries of Ama Dablam and the surrounding panoramas. We walk gradually to the stream and climb up from the next side of the Pangbuche village for half an hour, where the oldest monastery of the Everest region lies. Exploring the monastery, we walk further to Syomare and have lunch there. After lunch, we trek further about 2 hours and rest at Dingbuche. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 08Hike Around for exploring and acclimatization.Again, we set off for the day hiking around Dingbuche, which is a stone walled alpine village. Among some options for acclimatization, we can choose either hiking to Chhukung or to the Nagesthan hill, but the latter one goes over 5000 meters. About 5 hrs excursion helps us to ascend higher on the following days. The surrounding of Dingbuche is surrounded by the barley, wheat and potato fields. Back to Dingbuche and rest. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 09Trek from Dingbuche to Lobuche (4940 meters).After breakfast, we climb up through the steep trail dominated by the glacial moraine. After we reach to the Stupa, we can do a gentle walk. Mt. Makalu and Everest Himalayan chain can be explored. Thukla is in 2.5 hrs walking distance. Having lunch, we climb for another hour to the hill ridge, where we can see the memorials of people who passed away in Everest expeditions. Then we walk through the gentle trail to Lobuche. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 10Trek from Lobuche-Gorakshep (5170 meters)-hike to Everest base camp (5364 meters) and descend to Gorakshep.The trek commences after breakfast. We walk through the next side of Khumbu glacier. It is a steep climb about an hour to the ridge through the rock faced trail. Crossing the Lobuche Pass, we reach to Gorakshep. We rest a while and leaving the stuffs at the guesthouse, we hike to the Everest base camp. Mt. Pumori and Nuptse welcome us with their fabulous smile. En route, the impressive presence of gigantic Mt. Everest, the roof of the world and Khumbu Icefall loom before us. During the climbing seasons, the climbers set camps and the surrounding becomes much delighting. Then we retrace to the Gorakshep and rest. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 11Hike to Kalapatthar (5550 meters), trek down to Gorakshep and to Pheriche (4280 meters). Early morning, we get up and climb to the Kalapatthar. It is the most altitude point of this trek and the best viewpoint of the Everest region peaks. Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Nuptse, Lobuche East, Pumori and the towering peaks on their surroundings appear with their golden summits due to the sunrise. Arresting this awesome moment with snaps, hike down to Gorakshep and have breakfast. Then we trek down to Pheriche gradually and rest. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 12Trek from Pheriche to Namche.After breakfast, we commence through the downhill trail. We reach to Pangboche, which is a spiritually significant destination at first and then walk further to Phunki Tenga that gradually leads us to Kyangjuma through the pine forest. Then trek down to Namche. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 13Trek from Namche to Lukla. 6 hours.Biding farewell to the bustling capital of Sherpa people, we take a gradual walk through the steep downhill trail, passing Manju, Phakding and crossing the suspension bridges. The epic excursion to EBC concludes in Lukla. Why not a small celebration? Overnight at lodge/hotel. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 14Fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu.Taking a half an hour flight from Lukla, we fly back from Lukla to Kathmandu. For the last time, we bid farewell to the Himalayas from distance and land at Kathmandu. Then transfer to the hotel. What next? Of course your own way-relax, shopping and others. Overnight at hotel. (B,A)
  • Day 15Departure.Thank you for your trust as a Himalayan partner. Our airport representative drops you to the airport for your final departure. We hope to serve you time and again. (B)

Departure Dates

  • Acclimatization is the must in Everest base camp trekking to avoid acute mountain sickness.
  • Due to the bad weather, the flight can be delayed sometimes. So, it is better to have an extra day.
  • If the flight gets delayed, you need to cover the cost of extra day food and accommodation.

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