Everest Base Camp Trek Itinerary
Day 01 Arrival in KathmanduWelcome to Nepal. Once you land at the airport, our representative will be there to welcome you with greetings from Marvel Adventure and then transfer to hotel by private vehicle. After check-in to your hotel, you can either rest in the hotel or roam around the streets of Thamel.
Day 02 Kathmandu Sightseeing tour and Pre-trip meetingAfter the breakfast, you will be taken to a guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley. You will explore Bouddhanath, Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath and Durbar square, all of which are UNESCO World Heitage Sites. After completing your city tour you will be given final briefing about your trek and necessary arrangements will be made. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03 Fly to Tenzing Hillary Airport at Lukla (2800m) and Trek to Phakding (2610m)Early morning flight to tiny airstrip of Lukla. Once we reach there, you will have quick breakfast. Then we will proceed towards Phakding which is slightly downhill from Lukla, so it will be comparatively easier day in your trek. Overnight at lodge in Phakding.
Day 04 Trek to Namche (3440m)It will be interesting day of your trek starting along the banks of Dudhkoshi River which you will have to cross back and forth through 5 suspension bridges. The 5th one will be even more interesting as it is world's 123rd tallest bridge. After walking for about 3 hours we will enter Sagarmatha National Park which was established in 1976. Later it was listed in World Heritage Site. After that you will walk steep uphill to Namche. Overnight at lodge in Namche.
Day 05 Acclimatization Day at NamcheYou will have a day hike to National Park Headquarter where there is perfect view point for several beautiful mountains including Mt.Everest and observe a museum as well. Then we will walk to Hotel Everest View (3880m) where you can enjoy glorious mountain views. Then we will walk down to twin village, Khumjung and Khunde (3700m) and back to Namche by lunch time. Overnight at lodge in Namche.
Day 06 Trek to Tengboche (3874m)After a rest day in Namche, we trek all the way to Tengboche. Its going to be around 5 hours walk. Tengboche is a small village with few hotels and the biggest monastery of the Khumbu region. Furthermore, you can also have a close view of Mt.Amadabalam (6853m) which is one of the most beautiful mountains of that region. Overnight at lodge in Tengboche.
Day 07 Trek to Dingboche (4400m)Trek goes slightly downhill for about an hour till you cross a wooden bridge. Then you will have to walk uphill to Pangboche (A big Sherpa Village) and head towards Somare just above 4000m which will be the lunch spot. As you walk above 4000m there will be no more vegetation. Trek continues up to Dingboche, where we will stay overnight in lodge.
Day 08 Acclimatization Day at DingbocheYou will have an interesting day hike to Nagarjuna hill (5100m) which is straight up from Dingboche. You will have stunning view of mountains around. Then you will walk down to Dingboche, have lunch and you will get easy and free time till dinner. Overnight at lodge in Dingboche.
Day 09 Trek to Lobuche (4940m)Trail slightly begins with gentle walk till Thukla (4600m) where you can enjoy tea break or even lunch as there is no possibility in between Thukla and Lobuche. Then it will be a sharp climb to Thukla pass (4800m). It's a place of memorial of great climbers from around the globe who lost their life during Everest expedition. Overnight at lodge in Lobuche.
Day 10 Trek to Gorakshep (5180) and Everest Base Camp (5364m)It is going to be interesting day as you are going to achieve your desired goal. Gorakshep is the last place where we can get lodging and fooding. So we will drop our bags in the hotel rooms, have quick lunch and walk to Everest Base Camp. We will be returning back to Gorakshep to spend a night.
Day 11 Hike to Kalapatthar (5545m) and trek down to Pheriche (4200m)Wake up early morning and climb to Kalapatthar, catch the perfect sunrise view of Everest, then walk back to Gorakshep. Have breakfast and trek down to Pheriche. Stay overnight at lodge in Pheriche.
Day 12 Walk back to NamcheWe will head back towards Namche, the vibrant Sherpa town. Here you can buy souvenirs, tokens and many more. You can relax and enjoy the views as it provides a lot of options for refreshment. Overnight at lodge in Namche.
Day 13 Trek down to LuklaAn early breakfast in Namche is followed by a downhill hike to Lukla. Retracing our path, we will walk down to Lukla which will take around 7 hours. On reaching Lukla, you can celebrate the completion of the trek. Overnight at lodge in Lukla.
Day 14 Fly Back to KathmanduWe will fly back to Kathmandu in the early morning. On your flight back to Kathmandu you can have breathtaking views of the mountains, rivers, forests and many more.Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to hotel by a private vehicle. You can use the remaining time strolling around this vibrant city. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 15 Drop to airport for your final departureIt is the day to bid goodbye from this wonderful nation. A representative from Marvel Adventure will drop you to the Airport for your final departure to your next destination. Goodbye and farewell from Nepal.