Everest Base Camp 11 Days Trek
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Everest Base Camp 11 Days Trek

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Nepal

calender icon Duration 11.0 days
accommodation icon Accommodation 3* Hotel in City & Trekking Lodge in Mountain
season icon Best Season Feb - May, Sep-Nov,
hiking icon Hiking,Sight Seeing 11.0 days
transportation icon Transportation Dom Flight & Private Vehicles days
altitude icon Max-Altitude 5545.0 m
meal icon Meal Full Board Meals
difficulty icon Difficulty hard
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Everest Base Camp 11 Days Trek Overview

Everest Base Camp Trek 11 days Highlights 

Thrilling scenic flight to Lukla, the gateway to Base Camp

Sherpa Culture and tradition

Tibetan Buddhism and practices, monasteries and Chortens

Walking into the woodland of tall rhododendron, pines, firs, and junipers trees

The highest base camp of the highest mountain, Mt. Everest

Best sunrise and sunset view from Kala Patthar

Overview

Everest Base Camp's 11 days trek gives you a chance to hike on the legendary foothills just below the mighty Everest with the breathtaking views of the master peaks that can only be found in the Everest Region. Trekking to the base camp is not very a simple trip, it has everything an adventure could offer. Everest Base Camp trek also includes other famous peaks like Mt. Lhotse (8,516m/27,970ft.), Makalu (8,463m/27,838 ft.) & the Cho-Oyu (8,201m/26,906ft.) which are all above eight thousand. Furthermore, trekking to Everest Base Camp includes climbing to famous Kala Patthar (5,555m/18,373ft.) viewpoint from where you have a closed view of Mt. Everest with other highest mountain in the world.


Everest Base Camp, the base of the world’s tallest mountain trail brings you over suspension bridges covered cleavage of the thin air. It passes through green farmlands and hidden Buddhist monasteries. Likewise, it takes you to white rivers and into the heart of the warm, rugged Sherpa culture. The trekking trails of the Everest Base Camp pass through many places. You to walk through villages, dense forest, tough trails- slippery & snowy routes, glaciers and up and down hills and many more.

This trek is a psychological thrill for high & wild trekkers who wish the tread the path where legends walked before. Trekking to the Everest Base Camp provides us an opportunity to embark on an epic journey that Sir Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay set off to in 1953. The perfect blend of cultural and natural beauty gives Khumbu well-deserved fame as one of the most amazing trekking destinations in the world.


Everest Base Camp trek starts with a thrilling flight from Kathmandu to Lukla Airport. After landing on the runway narrow strip in the mountains will give you chills. Lukla is the starting point and after trekking starts you cross many villages. The trail from Lukla first crosses Cheplung village & moves downward to Thado Koshi. Then with the amazing view of Kusum Kangraru to Ghat. And an easy downhill to a beautiful mountain village in the Dudh Koshi river valley, Phakding.

The trail from Dudh Koshi valley leads to the famous Namche Bazaar. Passing through beautiful villages like Monjo, Jorsale-the entrance of Sagarmatha National Park. Admire the beautiful and rare plants, animals, and birds of Khumbu. Following the Dudh Koshi river and uphill from the suspension bridge to Namche Bazaar. Namche is home to many quality restaurants, lodges, shops, internet cafes, and bakeries. Thus, it is an important trading post for Sherpas living in the higher.

Follow the valley of Imja Khola with spectacular views of Thamserku, Kangtega, and Ama Dablam mountains. Likewise, the giants- Lhotse, and Everest at the top of a steep climb are amazing from Imja Khola at Tengboche. One of the most famous monasteries, Tengboche Monastery is here. You get magnificent views of the Himalayas from here.


The trail ascends through Pangboche following the Imja Khola until Pheriche or the summer pastures to Dingboche. On the way, you will enjoy views of Mt. Amadablam, Mt. Lhotse, and other peaks. Dingboche is also called “the summer valley”. This place receives more sunlight than any other settlement in Khumbu. You’ll feel the oxygen concertation gets lower here.


An increase in altitude means you are more close to the mountains. From Dingboche, you’ll come across Thukla. Then passing a bit difficult trail to the rock-strewn oblique of Chupki Lara. Dropdown towards terminal moraine of the Khumbu Glacier.  You will have an awesome view of mountain peaks on the way. And after crossing, a short gentle downhill walk takes you to Lobuche.


Lobuche to the last settlement on the trail, Gorakshep. Finally, a wide trail on the surface from Gorakshep reaches Everest Base Camp. After walking through villages, forests, tough trails,s and many more to the main destination of this trek, Everest Base Camp. Everest Base Camp- the foot of the world's highest mountain, Mount Everest (Sagarmatha). With the heavenly view of Khumbu Icefall, you get a stunning view of the Khumbutse and Lingtren mountains from the Base camp.

 Next is the popular viewpoint is known as Kala Patthar. It can be seen above Gorak shep.  You will have an early morning hike to the Kala Patthar, to catch the sunrise and shimmering Mount Everest in the morning sun. You get the view of Everest closer than ever and the spectacular Himalayan range.


In Everest Base Camp Trek- 11 Days, you travel to the foot of the highest mountain, experience the unique wildlife and vegetation of the Everest region. You get to explore the flora and fauna of Sagarmatha National Park. Moreover, you witness the breathtaking panoramic views of Everest and other tall mountains.


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Itinerary

day-1

Welcome to Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal! Our airport representative will welcome you to the airport and then take you to your hotel. In the evening, you will have a brief description of the respective tour. Overnight at Kathmandu

day-2

Today we take an early morning flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. During the flight, you get panoramic views of mountains and terraced fields. After a scenic 30-minute flight, you reach Tenzing-Hillary Airport at Lukla. Lukla is the gateway of EBC. The Lukla airport is on the hill with a single landing strip dropping toward the deep broad valley. After reaching Lukla, we have some breakfast and start our EBC trek. The trail passes through Dudh Khoshi after crossing a large stream called ‘Kusum Drargka’. Then pass through the small settlements of Sherpa people along with their different cultures and tradition. Finally, passing barley and potatoes fields and Yak pasture, we reach the Phakding

day-3

From Phakding we head toward Namche. It is the main administrative and trading center of the Khumbu region. After breakfast, we will hike through the valley of Dudh Koshi River. Then we enter the gateway of the Sagarmatha National park, Monjo after passing a long suspension bridge. On the way, we pass through the settlements of Zapute, Toktok, Benkar, Chumoa to Monjo. From Benkar you get pleasure from the scenes of snow-topped mountains Kusum Kanguru (6,369m), Thamserku (6,623m), and so on. Then the trail drops to Jorsalle with steep downhill. And we came across an army checkpoint at the end of Jorsalle. A gradual uphill climb from Jorsalle to the mountain town, Namche. On the way to the place, Larja Dhovan you pass a long suspension bridge over the confluence of Bhote Koshi River and Dudh Koshi River. Namche is the biggest town in the Everest region. It is a central trading post in the Khumbu attracting Himalaya & lowland merchants. Overnight at Namche Bazaar

day-4

Heading toward Tengboche, you find the most well-settled trail in this EBC trek. We walk uphill and downhill on almost flat land, following the trail from Namche to Syangboche. The open straight and wide trail take you to Kyangjuma. You witness Ama Dablam, Lhotse, and Everest overlooking you in Kyangjuma. The moving ahead to another corner of Kyangjuma is a small settlement, Sanasa. The routes to Gokyo and Everest Base Camp fork here and you often find souvenir stalls put on the sale. Then the trail steeply stretches toward the Dudh Koshi River Valley. And we reach the settle Pungki Thanka, the lowest point north of Namche Bazaar. Now, you enter the Imja Khola Valley pass through the trails decorated with blue pines and rhododendron forest. This forest is a habitat by Himalayan Monal and Musk deer. Finally, to the hilltop villages of Tengboche, another beautiful Sherpa settlement. The main highlight of Tengboche is the Tengboche monastery. It is the largest monastery in the Khumbu region. And here, you get one of the world’s most magnificent sceneries from the view from here. Overnight stay at Tengboche. 

day-5

After crossing the suspension bridge over Imja Khola River, the path from Tengboche to Dingboche starts. We have a gradual ascend to the village of Pangboche. It gives an awesome view of towering Ama Dablam. Ama Dablam is the most beautiful mountain in the Everest region. Then the beaten trail from here approaches a crossroad at Orsho. The routes then continue through the summer pastures to Dingboche. Dingboche is also called “the summer valley” as this place receives more sunlight than any other settlement in Khumbu. There is a kilometer-long stone wall that surrounds the village. The wall protects the crops from crazy wind blow descending from the Imja valley. And it is the gateway to Chhukung. Overnight stay at Dingboche

day-6

From Dingboche, the trail to Lobuche comes across Thukla first. Then, the trail from Thukla heads toward Pheriche which will be a bit difficult. Holding to a sedated walk, the trail takes you to the rock-strewn oblique of Chupki Lara. The trail then drops down towards the terminal moraine of the Khumbu Glacier. The view of mountains peaks like Khumbutse, the Mahalangur Himal, Lingtren, and the Pumori will be best while crossing the moraine. Moving ahead you will see the Mount Nuptse looking over you. And after a short walk downhill walk to the yak pasture Lobuche. Overnight stay at Lobuche lodge

day-7

The most anticipated day, the day of landing on the foot of Mount Everest, Everest Base Camp. From Lobuche, following the windblown and rocky path alongside the Khumbu Glacier take you to Gorakshep. Gorakshep has the world's highest settlement at an altitude of 5,181m/16,994ft. Gorakshep id derived from the name of a raven called Gorak by the Sherpas. After lunch in Gorakshep, we head toward the world's highest Base Camp, on the Khumbu Glacier. It is opposite to the dreaded icefall, the most thrilling section of Everest ascent.  After walking on the ridge for almost 2 hrs & crossing the glacier, a wide trail in the surface reaches Everest Base Camp. From the foot of almighty Mt. Everest, Everest Base camp (5,364m) you get the heavenly sight of Khumbu Icefall and Khumbu Glacier. Moreover, the stunning view of the Khunbutse and Lingtren mountains is breathtaking. But you don’t get to see the view of Mount Everest so the next day you hike to the Kala Patthar. Overnight stay is not allowed in Everest Base Camp. So after enjoying the unbelievable view of breathtaking beauty, we walk back to Gorak shep for the night. Overnight stay at Gorakshep

day-8

To catch the sunrise and shimmering Mount Everest in the morning sun. We start our hike from Gorakshep to Kalapatthar in the early morning. Kalapatthar is the best viewpoint to witness Mt. Everest and the spectacular Himalayan range. From the top of Kalapatthar, you have a look over Mt. Everest closer than ever. Likewise, its surrounding Himalayan ranges; Pumori (7,145m/23,443ft), Lingtren (6,697m/21, 973ft), Khumbutse (6,623m/21,730ft), Changtse (7,550m/24,772ft), Lhotse (8,516m/27,941ft) and Nuptse (7,861m/25,792ft) are mesmerizing from Kalapatthar. After a great moment with excellent views, descend back to Gorakshep. We take breakfast in Gorakshep and walk back to Tengboche. It will be a little longer trek than before but the fit trekkers can easily reach Tengboche for a night stay. We continue our walk to the same trail through the Lobuche than Dingboche. On the way, we have some ups & downs, side valley, crossing the suspension bridges. Finally, passing through Chortens and mani walls to the beautiful Sherpa village, Tengboche. Overnight stay at Tengboche Lodge

day-9

After breakfast, we have long descended from Tengboche leads to Phunki Thenga. Phunki Thenga is the lowest point in the north of Lukla, Imja Khola. Passing the Kyangjuma, the path climbs to Sanasa and finally to Namche Bazaar. We follow the trail that descends down crossing several suspension bridges. And further trekking to Dudh Koshi river to Jorsale, Monjo Phakding. We then have a gradual walk enjoying open plains, rhododendron, and pine forest to Chjheplung. And we finally ascend to Lukla, with prayer flags, Chortens, Mani walls & miniature Gompas lined throughout the village. Overnight stay at Lukla lodge

day-10

Another thrilling flight back to Kathmandu. The flight from Lukla to Kathmandu is always in the morning. So, on the last day of our Everest Base Camp trek, you will have an early morning flight back to Kathmandu. With the amazing view of mountains, you arrive in Kathmandu after about 30 mins and transfer to the hotel by our representative. You can have a rest in the afternoon. Later in the evening, you will have a cultural dinner with Bold Himalaya. Da

day-11

Today is the departing day. A representative from Bold Himalayas drops you at the airport before 3 hours of your departing time. You can join for another thrilling adventure or trip with Bold Himalaya. We can right away arrange your awesome trip

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