A complete Everest Base Camp Trek Guide

A complete Everest Base Camp Trek Guide

Everest Base Camp Trek is an amazing journey that takes you to the base camp of the world's highest mountain, trekking in Everest is truly a trip of a lifetime as it allows you to learn the fantastic culture and natural variations of the region!

The Traditional Everest Base Camp Trek adventure starts with a short dramatic mountain flight from the beautiful culturally blessed as well as capital of Kathmandu, the flight takes us somewhere between 30-35 minutes from Kathmandu to Lukla, Lukla is the gateway to the Everest treks as well as a Sherpa hub where travelers get local strong Sherpa porter. Lukla airport is one of the world's dangerous airports in terms of the short runway. Everest region has dramatically become one of the worlds! 

Trekking in Everest is one of the most exciting journeys that offer a wide range of fantastic Himalayan mountains including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama-doblum, Thamserku, and many other stunning snowy-caved mountain peaks!

Everest Base Camp Trek has variation trekking itineraries including normal 14 Days one, 8 Day Everest base camp trek, 7 days Everest base camp trek, 6 Days Everest base camp trek, 5 Days Everest base camp trek, 10 Days Everest base camp trek, 9 Days Everest base camp trek, 15 Days Everest base camp trek, 12 Days Everest base camp trek. These itineraries are based on holidays that can be suited to anyone who has desired to make a trip in the Himalayas once in a lifetime!  

During the trek, you will be walking through the lush forest, terrace field, and beautiful local villages of the Sherpa people. the views are just simply awesome, everywhere you walk and turn you will be greeted by these mind-blowing views of the Himalayas, the people are very warm welcoming and friendly look, you will be surely inspired by this magical land of the people in the Khumbu REGION, 


the foods are basic but you will yet have the best western meals on the lower side of the trek, where the local tea houses offer a wide range of foods including the local, western and Chinese foods, the quality of the foods might be slightly different teste than where you usually have in-home but it is so authentic and organic since the goods are own by locally! 

Tea houses on a trek

The tea houses on a trek are also very basic, the tea houses in Everest are mostly built by the stones and furniture combined which are good in terms os the safety from the snow, rain, and cold somehow but in term of the luxuries nothing you get as you would have been expecting on this trek! be a normal person for the trek and enjoy the luxury stay in the city Like Kathmandu or Pokhara before or after the trek! the room is very basic comes with a small bed with matrics, pillows, and blankets, the power is subject to load-shedding for the sometime in the high peak season! 

A tradtional Everest Base camp trekking itinerary

Day 1: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding for 4 hours, overnight stay at the local lodge

Day 2: Trek starts from Phakding to Namche for today and it takes around 5 hours, overnight at lodge

Day 3: Rest or Acclimatisation Day at Namche Bazzar, visit the local villages and monasteries around

Day 4: Trek from Namche Bazar to Tengboche, 5 hours walk, overnight at lodge


Day 6: Rest day at Dingboche

Day 7: Trek from Dingboche to Labuche takes 5 hours walk and overnight at Lodge

Day 8: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep 2 hours and trek to Everest base camp 2 hours back to Gorakshep overnight stay at the lodge,

Day 9: Trek from Gorakshep to Kalapathar 2 hours hike, enjoy the sunrise and close-p view and trek back to Pharitse, 5 hours, overnight at lodge

Day 10: Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazar, 5 hours walk, overnight at lodge

Day11: Trek from Namche to Lukla, 5 hours and overnight at Lodge

Day 12: Fly back to Kathmandu

Day 13: Relaxing day at Kathmandu and shopping for friends and family

Day14: Final departures 

Above the itinerary is a typical one but travelers might look at an easy trek of Annapurna base camp trek for the preparations before trekking on the biggest of Everest base camp trek! 




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