Everest Base Camp Trek - 16 Days

Duration: 16 Days   |   Based on 21 Reviews

16 days Everest base camp trek is most probably on the bucket list of most of the trekkers who seek adventure, thrill and a fun-filled yet notable accomplishment in life. 16 days Everest base camp tour is one of the topmost trekking tours for which climbers from all around the globe visit Nepal. Since the days of early expeditions itself, Mount Everest (8,848m) has had a lure of its own, drawing climbers to scale it and trekkers to gaze on its icy faces. The major highlight of the trek is undoubtedly the Everest Base Camp which not only gives you an up-close view of the worlds tallest mountain, Everest but also gives you a magnificent view of the other three highest peaks of the world that is Lhotse (8,516m), Makalu (8,481m) and Cho Oyu (8,201m), giving you a chance to view in total 4 out of 10 highest peaks in the world.

16 EBC trekking holidays to the Sherpa land is renowned for its exceptional view of the serene mountain range breathtaking landscapes, unique culture, historic monastery and an awe-inspiring sensation throughout the journey. This is a pleasant trek to the Mount Everest base camp that offers you an experience of a great challenge, achievement, and thrills of being so close to the world's highest peak in the world. The journey to the base camp begins with a scenic flight to Lukla. For those looking for an adrenaline rush in this trip, you get to experience an almost-death thrill in your first flight itself since Lukla is famous for it has one of the narrowest runways in the world. This trek introduces you to the world-famous viewpoints, breathtaking sunrise and an adventure that goes beyond the horizons into a natural paradise that will undoubtedly stir your emotions.

Everest Base Camp hiking tour of 16 days commences in the vibrant city of Kathmandu which has an ancient nudge to itself, where you will discover hundreds of historical monuments and world heritage sites. Half an hour of thrilling flight over the mountains will take you to our next destination, Lukla. Lukla is adorned with a tiny airstrip from where your adventure journey to the Base Camp really begins. The trail sets you off to the homelands of the Sherpa people who are rich in their hospitality, traditions, and culture. The monasteries in the area are enchanting and very appealing to the eyes since it is set amongst the most beautiful mountains in Nepal. The route stumbles upon the popular Kalapattar (also known as black rock 5,545m), standing over which you get an outstanding view of the Himalayan giants which literally numbs your senses with breathless admiration that beholds the eye, and makes up for the lung-bursting climb that you just took up there. This also includes fantastic views of the south-west face of the massive, Mount Everest.

16 day Everest base camp expedition is overall a smooth trip, however, the altitude might take its toll, hence we recommend the trekkers to be more careful while pacing and also acclimatize as much as possible for the trip to be safe and fun-filled. Bookings are open for the years 2021, 2022, 2023, and 2024 with a handsome cost discount.

Highlights

  • Exploration of artistic and cultural ancient places in Kathmandu valley, Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar Squares.
  • The awesome thrilling mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla.
  • Past Mani stones and Buddhist stupas you will be experiencing an exciting hike along the pleasant mountain trails.
  • Make unforgettable impressions of mountains by enjoying the view of lofty Himalayas from Hotel Everest viewpoint.
  • Experience the remarkable culture of the vibrant Sherpa kingdom.
  • Explore the world’s highest Buddhist monastery in Tengboche.
  • A night at Everest base camp to enjoy the views of Majestic Mount Everest from Kalapathar will amaze you. 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m). Upon your arrival at Kathmandu airport, you will be greeted by one of our trek leaders and transfer to the hotel.
  • Day 02Rest day or a cultural tour of Kathmandu valley.
  • Day 03Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2880m), 35 minutes flight and 4 hrs walking.
  • Day 04Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,445m), 5 to 6 hrs walking.
  • Day 05Acclimatization day, hike to Everest view hotel.
  • Day 06Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3,860m), 5 to 6 hrs walking.
  • Day 07Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche (4260m), 5 to 6 hrs walking.
  • Day 08Rest day at Dingboche (4,250m), explore the beautiful villages of Dingboche and Chhukung.
  • Day 09Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4,900m), 5 to 6 hrs walking.
  • Day 10Trek from Lobuche to Everest Base Camp (5,364m) via Gorakshep (5,150m), 8 hrs walking.
  • Day 11Trek from Gorakshep to Kalapathar (5,545m) and then to Pheriche (4,240m), 7 hrs walking.
  • Day 12Trek from Pheriche to Tengboche (3,860m), 5 to 6 hrs walking.
  • Day 13Trek from Tengboche to Namche Bazaar (3,445m), 5 to 6 hrs walking.
  • Day 14Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,880m), 6 to 7 hours walking.
  • Day 15Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu, 35 minutes.
  • Day 16Drive to the Airport to head back to that special place we call home.
Detail Itinerary

Inclusion

  • The entire airport picks up and drops.
  • Standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Everest National park fee with trekking permit.
  • Necessary flights from Kathmandu to Lukla return trips.
  • Tims card (trekking information management system card).
  •  All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner) during the trekking period.
  • Accommodation (Guest house or mountain lodges) during the trekking period.
  • English speaking guide and highly experienced staff.
  • 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 farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
  • 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.

PRICES & DATES

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
21 Apr, 2021 - 06 May, 2021Guaranteed$1390 USD
27 Apr, 2021 - 12 May, 2021Guaranteed$1390 USD
30 Apr, 2021 - 15 May, 2021Guaranteed$1390 USD
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Useful Information

EBC trekking tour 16 days is a moderate trekking journey. What that means is- you do not need prior trekking experience to do the trip. However, the journey does require trekking for extended periods on alpine Himalayan terrains with rising elevation, thus preparing your body before the beginning of the trekking trip is a must. Otherwise, the body would not be able to handle the long hours of trek, and the journey might not be a success. Read more information for the trek... 

Why Choose Us?

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Further Information

Our website contains as much information as possible about Everest Base Camp Trekking Holiday. However, if you have any questions regarding the trip, please feel free to contact us. We answer all inquiries within 24 hours. If you want to book or enquire about this trip, you can send us an email or contact our team leader directly by phone: +977 98510 36844 (Ram Kumar Adhikari).

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