Everest region of Nepal

Hiking Kathmandu, Nepal

Trekking in Nepal is one of best activity to do during adventure vacations. Trekking in the country of Mount Everest can be done all seasons over the year. Best time to trek in Nepal are in spring (February-May) and (September- November).

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Everest Base Camp Trek Hiking

Imagine waking up to views of Everest, Chou, Makalu, and Lhotse. With this package, you won't have to imagine it. Trek around these might peaks for a chance to observe history and culture in the making. Not for the faint of heart, outdoor enthusiast and lovers of culture will be able to experience all of the above on this trek.

Accommodation includes pick-up and drop-off at the airports, hotels and breakfasts, trained and licensed guides, porters, accommodation during trek, all meals and hot beverages, transportation, necessary permits for applicable locations, permits, sleeping bags, tents, mattresses, cooking equipment, campsite fees, any coordination with your insurance plan for rescue services provided.

Day 1: Get to Kathmandu Day 2: Rest/Prep Day Day 3: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding Day 4: Trek to Namche Bazzar Day 5: Day for acclimitization / exploratory day Day 6: Tengboche Monastery trek Day 7: Trek to Dingboche Day 8: Trek to Lobuche Day 9: Trek to Everest Base Camp. Trek back to Gorak Shep Day 10: Trek to Kala Pattar and Pheriche Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar Day 12: Trek from Namche to Lukla Day 13: Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. Night spent at hotel Day 14: Final departure from Kathmandu

These treks are available any time of the year and can be customized to fit your needs and itineraries.

EVEREST BASE CAMP TREKKING Trekking

Achieve your goals with this breath-taking 15 day Everest Base Camp Trek from Kathmandu! See the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Patan Durbar in Kathmandu, trek through Rhododendron and magnolia trees to Phakding, discover the village of Namche Bazzar, the Sherpa ‘capital’ of Nepal and get the chance to see Himalayan Thar, Musked deer or pheasants on your way to Tengboche.

  • Kathmandu Airport International and domestic / pick up and drop off service

  • 3 nights twin share accommodation in Kathmandu , tourist standard hotel on B.B

  • Kathmandu city sightseen with car and tour guide

  • Twin share accommodation in lodge/teahouse during the trek and Daily Mountain Breakfast

  • Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu flight ticket with airport tax (Guest and Guide)

  • All necessary paper work and national park entry permits

  • All the necessary paper work and government tax

  • Trekker’s information Management System (TIMS) cards

  • 1 English speaking license holder, experience and helpful guide

  • 1 porter for two guests

  • Nepali Sim Cards, If Needed

  • Traditional Nepali dinner

  • Medical supplies

3 Nights twin share Tourist standards accommodation in Kathmandu and twin share accommodation in Mountain.

Day 1 - Arrival in Kathmandu, Transfer to hotel
You will be welcomed by our representatives there at the Airport upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. You will then be transferred to the Hotel where you will be briefed about the travel itinerary. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

Day 2 - Sightseeing in Kathmandu
On the second day of the itinerary package, you will be engaged in the sightseeing tour of the Kathmandu Valley. After finishing breakfast at the hotel in the morning, you will begin the sightseeing tour visiting the Durbar Squares of Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur and enjoying the ancient art and architecture of the monuments. Likewise, the tourists can also visit the Pashupatinath Temple, Swyambhunath Temple and also the Bouddhanath Stupa which are important destinations for both Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims.

Day 3 – Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding
After having breakfast in the third morning, you will take 30 minutes of scenic flight from the Capital City of Kathmandu to the Tenzing- Hilary Airport of Lukla. Though the Airport is considered as one of the most dangerous Airports in the world, flight to Lukla will be full of adventure and thrill for the trekkers. The real trekking then starts from Lukla from where the trekkers start hiking from Lukla to the nearby village of Phakding.

Day 4 - Trek to Namche Bazaar
The trail continues along the Dudh Koshi River the next day before climbing up the way through Himalayan Pine and Deodar, Cedar forests before the trekkers finally make it to Namche Bazaar. Namche Bazaar is the business and trading point for the Everest Region. Namche used to be and still is an important place for trade between the traders of Tibet and Nepal. Items like salt, dried meat and other consumable and grocery items are traded in Namche since many years.

Day 5 - Rest day in Namche Bazaar for acclimatization
The fourth day is allocated for acclimatization in Namche as acclimatization to the changing altitude and the environmental conditions is very important for the trekkers during the course of Everest trekking. A day of acclimatization and rest will help the trekkers prepare for the upcoming challenge in the trekking. Trekking experts suggest the trekkers to have mild walk on the day rather than having complete rest. In the afternoon, the visitors can stroll around the market area of Namche and then talk and converse with the local Sherpa people of Namche. If the trekkers are willing, they can also visit the Everest Hotel which is the Hotel situated in the largest altitude in the world. After that, you can return back to Namche and stay overnight there at a guesthouse.

Day 6 - Trek to Tengboche
After a day of acclimatization in Namche, the trekkers will then resume walking through the trail, enjoying the panoramic views of the mountain peaks like Thamserku, Mount Kantega and Mount Kusum Kangru. After a gentle descend, the trail then continually rises uphill before you coming across the stone gate built by Lamas that acts as the gateway to Tengboche. Tengboche is located at an altitude of 3860 meters allowing some of the best sunset views of Mount Everest.

Day 7 - Trek to Dingboche
The next morning, you will enjoy the spectacular views of the mountains and also observe the monastery in Tengboche. After having breakfast and spending some time there, the trekkers will then continue their walking journey towards Dingboche. On the way, you will cross past the forests of birch, conifers and Rhododendrons. By following the river to the North, the path goes through several walls chortens and peanuts along with the small villages. The trail also offers some of the best views of Mount Amadablam. After arriving at Dingboche, the trekkers can enjoy the natural beauty of the place and also the fields of barley, buckwheat, potatoes etc.

Day 8 - Dingboche Rest for acclimatization
You will have the rest day today for your acclimatization. After a Himalayan breakfast with the admiring view of Abadablam and other peaks, you can climb a ridge to the north behind the village from where you can get the amazing views of Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Cho Yu, Mt. Makalu and other numerous peaks. Instead, you hike to Chukkung for acclimatization. You will have enough time to explore village and interact with the locals.

Day 9 - Trek to Lobuche
On the 9th day of the itinerary, you will continue your trip further uphill and make your way towards Lobuche. It will take around five hours for you to reach Lobuche which is located at around 5000 meters of altitude. While on the way to Lobuche, the trekkers will have to cross the frozen river in Thukla glacier and climb up the hill as they can view the magnificent vista of the Cholatse, Lobuche, Mount Nuptse and Mount Pumori.

Day 10 - Trek to Gorak Shep and the Everest Base Camp
The most important day of the itinerary comes on the tenth day when you will start the walking for the day from Lobuche, following the narrow trail in between the moraines of the glaciers, cross several mountain glaciers to reach the dry lake bed known as Gorak Shep. You will stop for lunch at the Gorak Shep and then continue your walk towards the Base Camp of the Mount Everest. In about couple of hours, you will reach the Base camp located at around 5400 meters of altitude. It is the best place to have the most amazing and complete view of the Mount Everest and also the other mountains. After exploring the Base Camp, you will then return back to Gorak Shep in the evening.

Day 11- Trek to Pheriche
You will climb down from Gorak Shep the next day and will enjoy the day’s walking as the trekkers will be rewarded with spectacular views of Mount Everest and other surrounding mountains of the region. More gradual descent for few hours will lead us to Pheriche which is our destination for the day.

Day 12 - Trek to Namche Bazaar
Today, the trail descends steeply down from Pheriche before crossing the suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River. From here, the trail becomes more plain and natural. Few more hours of walking along the forests of Rhododendron and Pine trees and crossing past the villages and settlement areas of the Sherpas, you will finally reach Namche Bazaar.

Day13 - Trek to Lukla
After having breakfast, you will have a casual stroll through series of ups and downs chasing the easy trail prior to crossing Dudh Koshi River over suspension bridge to eventually reach Lukla. After reaching the town Lukla, you will find a guesthouse and then stay rest of the time at the guesthouse resting and preparing for the flight next day.

Day14 - Fly back to Kathmandu
On the tenth day of the itinerary, you will be taking a flight back to the Capital City of Kathmandu from Lukla. In around 30 minutes, you will reach the Capital city of Kathmandu and then be transferred to the Hotel.

Day 15 - Final Departure
It’s the last day of your stay in Nepal. As per your flight time, you will be transferred to the International Airport in Kathmandu from where you will board a flight back to your country or to your next favored destination.

Best Season: March to May and September to December

Everest Base Camp Trekking is a popular trekking destination in the Everest region of Nepal which is located in the North Eastern part of Nepal. Amongst the various trekking itineraries in the world popular Everest region of Nepal, Everest Base Camp Trekking is the most iconic and the most popular trekking destination in the Khumbhu region of the Everest. The trekking takes the trekkers to the world famous region of Everest and introduces the foreigners to the region of Everest like Lukla, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche and the all important Everest Base Camp also known as the Kalapatthar.

The visiting trekkers will have the wonderful opportunity to observe and explore more about the Everest region, view the panoramic views of the mountains including the Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse, Mount Cho Oyu, among others. Besides the opportunity of adventure, the trekkers, during the course of the Everest Base Camp Trekking, will also have the opportunity to sightsee around the Everest and also learn more about the life and culture of the local Sherpa people living in the region. Everest Base Camp Trekking with the The Nepal Trekking Company is a 15-days long trekking itinerary the popular realm of the Mount Everest and also in the entire world. Panoramic and splendid views of the Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain peak in the world, and other mountains like Mount Lhotse, Mount Lobuche, among others, are the major highlights of the trekking. The 15-days Everest Panorama trekking is a wonderful way to learn more and observe the popular Khumbu region of the Everest as it also provides plenty of opportunities for fun and adventure related to trekking.

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Location

Trekking in Nepal is not itself a trek in Nepal only.Nepal, a landlocked country situated between India and China; it is rich in culture and nature. One who is making trip to Nepal for travel or trek not only offered by hiking and walking in trails, traveler in Nepal can observe the flora and faunas of Nepal and also explore the culture and living style of Nepal and Nepali peoples. Nepal a synonyms for Mountains has 8 of 10 highest mountains in the world including Mount Everest (8,848m.); the highest peak in the world.

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Activities

We have been covering the broader area of Nepal for trekking and exploring the beautiful nature such as Annapurna Base Camp, Everest Base Camp, Langtang Valley Trek, Gokyo Lake Trek, Island Peak Climbing and lot more. But the things are not limited to these. Some other major events that we provide to our guests are rafting, bungee jumping, paragliding, mountain flights, hiking in the near areas of Kathmandu.

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  • Hiking

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