16-Day Everest Base Camp Trekking by Peak Destinations Nepal
Meet your guide
Peak Destinations Nepal
You arrive in Kathmandu today.
Accommodation: Hotel - N/A
- Morning to afternoon: Arrive in Kathmandu, have breakfast, settle down
Today you'll get to explore Kathmandu city, visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and a Hindu temple.
- Morning: Explore Kathmandu city
- Afternoon: Visit Swyambhunath Stupa and Pashupatinath
Today, you will start your trek towards Phakding!
Accommodation: Tea House -
- Morning: Flight to Lukla, trek towards Phakding
Today, you will get to see the majetic Mount Thamserku (6608m).
- Morning: Follow trail of Dudh Koshi through forests of rhododendron and magnolia
- Afternoon: Lunch at Jorsalle, continue ascend towards Namche Bazaar
Today is acclimatisation day.
- Morning to afternoon: Explore local markets, mingle with locals, walk up to Everest viewpoint, relax
Prepare to be greeted by stunning views of Amadablam!
- Morning: Trek (6-7 hours) from Namche Bazaar to Phortse Gaon
Today you'll get a glimpse into the Spartan lives of Sherpas.
- Morning: Trek past Gompa at Pangboche (5h)
Second acclimatization day (optional hikes!)
- Morning (optional): Hike to Nagajun Hill, or Chukung Village
Today you'll continue uphill ascend towards Lobuche.
- Morning: Traverse towards Lobuche (5h)
Today you will get to have more close-up viewing of several mountains, including Mount Everest.
- Morning: Head towards Everest Base Camp (9h)
Today you'll get to the best vantage point for viewing Everest!
- Morning: Mount Everest viewing, descend to Gorakshep, then to Pheriche or Orsho (6h total)
Today you'll continue your descend towards Tengboche.
- Morning: Descend to Tengboche via Dudh Koshi (4h)
Today you'll trek downhill and out of the national park.
- Morning: Trek downhill and out of the national park to the small settlement of Monjo (5h)
- Morning: Hike through forests and a final ascend towards Tamang Village, then to Lukla
- Afternoon: Relax in Lukla
Today you'll be returning to Kathmandu.
- Morning: Flight back to Kathmandu
- Afternoon: Free & easy
- Air-conditioned vehicle transfers throughout
- KTM/Lukla/KTM flight
- 1 English speaking tour leader throughout.
- Assistant leader and Porters
- Entrance/Admission Fees Where applicable with included activities
- Arrival and departure transfers are included on a group basis. (Flight details are needed 45 days in advance)
- International airport departure tax
- Any visas required
- Services not mentioned in the itinerary
- Late check out at hotels
- Drinks with included lunches and dinners
- Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
- Tips for leaders, guide and driver
- Expenditure of personal nature
- Personal Insurance
- Optional activities
Where you'll be staying
- Twin Beds
No transport included
Airport transfers are also available and cost USD 14 each way (1-4 pax).