Classic Everest Base Camp Trek

Duration: 24 Days   |  

Trek from Jiri to Everest base camp is a classic and original route. Long time ago trekkers used to walk all the way from Jiri to EBC and trek back to the same place at Jiri but now, since there is a small mountain airport in Lukla has been build most of the trekkers would like to take at least one way flight to or from Lukla. Our Classic Everest base camp trek starts from Kathmandu with a scenic drive to Jiri or Shivalaya from where our adventure and challenging journey begins. Gradually uphill and downhill, the trek reaches to Lukla then to Namche bazaar where we will spend two nights to have a proper acclimatization. In next days, we trek to Tengboche, Dengboche, Lobuche, Gorak Shep and finally kalapathar and Everest base camp. Get enjoy and be thrilled being on the base camp of the world.
Classic Everest base camp trek covers low land from Jiri to highland Kalapathar (5545m). This is breathtaking trip to Everest base camp walking with its panoramic view of Everest 8848m, Cho Oyu 8152m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m and Ama Dablam 6456m. The trek ends at Lukla with a scenic flight back to Kathmandu.

 

Highlights

  • Enjoy being in the base camp of the world
  • Experience a breath taking trip to Everest camp walking with its panoramic view 
  • Availability of flight in Lukla 
  • Trekking to Tengboche, Dengboche, Lobuche, Gorak Shep and finally kalapathar and Everest base camp

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m):
  • Day 02Sightseeing / Cultural Day in Kathmandu Valley:
  • Day 03Drive from Kathmandu to Jiri, 8 hrs drive:
  • Day 04Trek from Jiri/Shivalaya to Deurali, 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 05Trek from Deorali to Sete, 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 06Trek from Sete to Junbesi, 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 07Trek from Junbesi to Nuntala, 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 08Trek from Nuntala to Kharikhola, 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 09Trek from Khari-Khola to Puiyan, 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 10Trek from Puiyan to Phakding, 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 11Trek from Phakding to Namche (3,445m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 12Acclimatization day in Namche:
  • Day 13Trek from Namche to Tengboche (3,860m), 6 to 7 hrs walking:
  • Day 14Trek from Tengboche to Pheriche (4,240m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 15Another acclimatization day at Pheriche:
  • Day 16Trek from Pheriche to Lobuche (4,900m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 17Trek Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,150m) to Kalapathar (5,545m), back to Gorakshep, 8 hrs walking:
  • Day 18Trek from Gorekshep to Everest Base Camp (5,364m) and back to Lobuche, 8 hrs walking:
  • Day 19Trek from Lobuche to Pangboche, 6 to 7 hrs walking:
  • Day 20Trek from Pangboche to Khumjung Village (3,789m), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 21Trek from Kkumjung to Manjo, 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 22Trek from Manjo to Lukla (2,860m), 6 to 7 hrs walking:
  • Day 23Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, 35 minutes flight:
  • Day 24Final departure:
Detail Itinerary

Inclusion

  • The entire airport picks up and drops.
  • Standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Necessary flight from Lukla to Kathmandu.
  • Everest National park fee with Classic Everest base camp permit.
  • Tims card (trekking information management system card).
  • All meals (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking period.
  • Accommodation (guest house / tea house) during the trekking period.
  • English speaking guide and highly experienced staffs.
  • Staffs food, clothing, salary and their insurance.
  • All necessary grounded transportation.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Welcome and fare well dinner in Kathmandu host by Ram Kumar.
  • Our service charges with VAT and Local / Government Taxes.

Sightseeing or any extra activities except the above program.
Personal nature expenses.
Bar bill and all kind of drinks.
Rescue & Evacuation.
Gratitude (tip) for staff.

 

Useful Information

Classic Everest base camp trek can be started from Shivalaya or Salleri or Phaplu. Depending on your time, interest and requirement, let us know from where you want to start your trek, we will follow your requirements and interest and organize a beautiful trip as per your timeframe and budget.

Ram Kumar Adhikari
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