Our itinerary includes weather days, acclimatization days, and extra days in the event someone is sick or our flights are delayed. This reduces the stress for all to ensure you have a challenging but enjoyable experience on our Mt. Everest Base Camp Trek.
Itinerary of Everest Base Camp Trek(2020) Provided by Karma Sherpa
Day 1: Flight to Lukla from Kathmandu and trek up to Phakding(2610m) 3 hrs
Day 2: After breakfast head to Namche. Overnight stay at Lodge(3440m) 5-6 hrs
Day 3: Trek from Namche to Khumjung (3780m) 2-3 hrs. On the way, if luck is favorable then you will have a chance to see your first view of Everest. At Khumjung, visit monastery and get to see ‘YETI Scalp’ and beautiful views of mountains (Mt. Amadablam, Thamserku, Khangtega)
Day 4: Next day Khumjung to Pangboche (3930m). On the way, with fresh air and the sound of birds chirping, surrounding views will make your trek more enjoyable.
Day 5/6: Trek to Dingboche (4410m). Next day, hiking day for acclimatization, Rest and rejuvenate your mind and body, capture the scenic views of mountains. 2 night stay at Dingboche.
Day 7: Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m) 6-7 hrs
Day 8: Next day trek to Gorakshep (5120m) 3hrs. After lunch, hike up to old Everest Base Camp (5364m) and back to Gorakshep.8-9 hrs. The Khumbu Glaciers, Khumbu icefall, the roar of avalanche from the slopes will fill your day with great memories.
Day 9: Early morning hiking to Kalapatthar (5550m). Get the best view of Mt. Everest range and way back to Pheriche (4240m)8 hrs
Day 10: Way back down to Phortse (3810m) 6 hrs walk
Day 11: From Phortse to Namche(3440m) 6 hrs walk
Day 12: From Namche to Lukla (2840m) 7-8 hrs walk
Day 13: Fly back to Kathmandu and depart for international destinations