Everest Base Camp 15 Days

Everest Base Camp 15 Days
Total Tour Package 14 nights / 15 days
Trekking duration        11 nights / 12 days
Grade             Moderate to Strenuous
Culture             Particularlay based on Sherpa Buddhism Tibetan
Best Season          September to December / February to May
Himalayan sights        Mt. Everest, Amadablam, Thamserkhu, Nuptse, Lhotse etc.
Mode of tour          Teahouse (Lodge)
Highest access of the trek     Everest Base Camp ( 5,364 m )

Everest Base Camp Trek 15D & 14N Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival day
Day 02: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2610 m)
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)
Day 04: Trek to Tengboche (3800 m)
Day 05: Trek to Dingboche ( 4400 m)
Day 06: Short excursion & acclimatization at Dinboche (4400m)
Day 07: Trek to Lubuche (4900 m)
Day 08: Trek to Gorak Shep (5140 m ) , & hike to Everest base camp (5364 m ) and trek back to Gorak Shep.
Day 09: Hike to Kala Patthar ( 5545 m ) and trek to Pheriche ( 4270 m )
Day 10: Trek to Phortse (3900 m)
Day 11: Trek to Monjo (2835 m)
Day 12: Trek to Lukla ( 2800 m)
Day 13: Fly to Kathmandu and rest for a day.
Day 14: Full day Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 15: Departure day


Everest Base Camp Trek 15D & 14N Itinerary Details
Day 01 : Arrival day

Arrive at Kathmandu ( 1400m) Airport. Meet & greet by our airport representative.
Transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel .

Day 02: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakding (2610 m)

We will reach Lukla after a scenic 30-minute flight. Then we start our trek from Lukla to Phakding (2640m) which takes approximately three hours.

Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m)

To reach Namche Bazaar it takes about four and a h.alf hours. The trail starts along a level path on the right bank of the river. Thamserku looms skyward on the opposite bank. You cross a stream and climb the terraced hill from the Dudh Koshi to arrive at Bengar. The trail now climbs from the riverbed on the left bank into the mountains, through a forest to Chumoa. Namche Bazaar (3440m) is surrounded on three sides by mountain ranges and opens out only where it faces the Bhote Koshi. Stay overnight at the lodge.

Day 04: Trek to Tengboche (3800 m)

After, breakfast at Namche Bazaar, trek towards Tyangboche (3867 m.). The trail goes ahead leaving a steep cliff that drops down to the Dudh Kosi. We can enjoy panoramic view of the Himalayas such as Ama Dablam (6812m), Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse (7855m) and Tawoche (6501m). We would visit Trashinga, Phunki Tenga and reach Tyangboche. Tyangboche offers a good view of sun rise and sun set at Everest and Ama Dablam.

Day 05: Trek to Dingboche ( 4400 m)

After breakfast we start our trek leaving Tyangboche at the backdrop, we descend through a rhododendron forest and enter Deboche. Crossing a suspension bridge at Imja Khola, we head towards Minlinggo and inter Imjatse Valley beneath the mighty peaks of Ama Dablam, Nuptse and Lhotse. We finally come to Dingboche. .

Day 06: Short excursion & acclimatization at Dinboche (4400m)

Today too, we acclimatize at Dingboche (4260 m.) to be familiar with the local climate. Having breakfast at the teahouse, we go around the village and in the afternoon, we even hike up to Chhukum. It also provides majestic view of Island peak, Ama Dablam, Makalu, Tawoche peak and others. In the late afternoon, we come back to Dingboche and take rest.

Day 07: Trek to Lubuche (4900 m)

Early in the morning trek towards Lobuche from Dingboche which is situated at a distance of five and half hours normal walk. The onward trail is gentle up to Pheriche village. Along the trail, we would be privileged to have panoramic views of the Mt.Tawache, Ama Dablam, Pokalde (5741m), Kongma-tse (5820m) and the great wall of Nuptse. We would have lunch at Thukla (4595m) and trek to Lobuche.

Day 08: Trek to Gorak Shep (5140 m ) , & hike to Everest base camp (5364 m ) and trek back to Gorak Shep.

After, breakfast at Lobuche, we trek to Gorakshep (5140m.). After Lunch we hike to Everest High Camp. It is the most rewarding section of the trek. Our trail winds up through rocky path and Khumbu glacier. The view of Nuptse, Lho-La and Khumbutse appear at a stone throwing distance. Visit Everest Base Camp and come back to Gorakshep

Day 09: Hike to Kala Patthar ( 5545 m ) and trek to Pheriche ( 4270 m )

Early morning hike to Kala Patthar (5545m.) and enjoy the view of sunrise. We can enjoy the best view of Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori, Mt. Lingtren, Mt. Khumbetse, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Thamserku and many more from Kala Patthar. Then we trek back to Gorak shep and trek down to Pheriche. Himalayan Rescue Association Aid Post is available at Pheriche. Foreign volunteer doctors are there to provide medical treatment

Day 10: Trek to Phortse (3900 m)

Early morning we tek down towards Phortse. We can visit the research centre and trek to Phortse. En route, one can enjoy descending through rhododendron forest, monastery and splendid view of Ama Dablam, green hills and river

Day 11: Trek to Monjo (2835 m)

After, breakfast trek from Phortse towards Monjo. On the way we can visit traditional villages like Khumjung and Khunde. We will be visiting monastery that has Yeti Scalp. Finally, overnight at Monjo.

Day 12: Trek to Lukla ( 2800 m)

After breakfast at Monjo , we trek to Lukla. It is the last day of our trek. Lunch will be served on the way. Upon arrival at Lukla, we would get refreshed and take rest.

Day 13: Fly to Kathmandu and rest for a day.

We board our early flight to Kathmandu from Lukla. Upon arrival at TIA, we would be received by our representatives and transfer to hotel. You will have free time to do your own activities or see the Kathmandu city life near by your hotel.

Day 14: Full day Kathmandu Sightseeing

After breakfast, drive to Pashupatinath which is one of the most significant Hindu Temple of Lord Shiva in the world, located on the banks of the Bagmati River in the eastern part of Kathmandu. The temple is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites list. Than drive to the golden spire of the 5th-century Swayambhu Stupa is adorned with a colourful fluttering of prayer flags; it crowns a hill overlooking the Kathmandu Valley and offers fantastic views over the city of Kathmandu.The Swayambhu Stupa is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal. Drive to Patan One of the three royal cities in the Kathmandu Valley has a rich cultural heritage known for its fine crafts, evident in the elaborate architecture, stone carvings, and metal statues found all over the city. A centre of both Buddhist and Hindu culture in Tibet, Patan is home to more than 1,200 monuments. One of the most stunning is the Krishna Mandir, a stone temple with magnificent friezes built in the 16th century. Patan Durbar Square is also a good place to see beautiful examples of palaces, temples and shrines, and the stunning stone carvings in the Sundari Courtyards. The entire city of Patan was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979.

Day 15: Departure day

After breakfast 15 minute walk from hotel to Kathmandu Durbar Square where you will see the Taleju Temple, built by King Malla in 1549 A.D.; Kal Bhairav, the God of destruction; Nautale Durbar; Nasal Chowk; Gaddi Baithak; the statue of King Pratap Malla and the Jagannath. You will also have time for some shopping. Check out from the hotel and than drop to Airport for onward journey.