Everest BaseCamp Trek
A short trek in the Himalayas of Nepal which is enlisted as Top Everest Base Camp Treks. 12 Days Everest Base Camp Tour is one of the most famous trekking trails of Nepal that will take you to the lap of World Highest Peak i.e. Mount Everest. This Everest Base camp tour is widely known by it’s famous name Everest Base Camp Trek.
Mount Everest Base Camp Tour package offers a glimpse of the world’s highest peaks. That includes Mt. Everest (8,848m), the highest mountain in the world, Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), fourth highest mountain in the world, Mt. Makalu (8,485 m), fifth highest mountain in the world, and many more.
Everest Base Camp Tour 12 days will present you captivating beauty of the Himalayan sceneries, beautiful rivers, streams, picturesque villages, dense forests of rhododendron, fir, and conifer along with panoramic views of Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), Mt. Thamserku (6,623 m), Lobuche East (6,119 m), Lobuche West ( 4,940 m), Taboche Peak (6,501 m), Mt. Kangtega (6,782 m), Khumbutse (6,665 m), Pumori (7,161 m), and numerous other mountains.
Not only this, the trail to Everest Base Camp is equally rich in tradition and culture. And, the most interesting thing about Everest Base Camp Tour 12 days is that it showcases their ancient culture, tradition, and way of living.
Besides that, 12 days Everest Base Camp Tour package provides magical sunrise views from Kalapathar viewpoint(the best viewpoints in Nepal). Also 360-degree mountain views, Khumbu glacier, suspension bridges and Tengboche monastery (the largest monastery of this region).
Sir Edmund Hillary once said, “It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” Feel the adventure and beauty of this exciting journey to Everest Base Camp. And immerse yourself in the wonders of this great Himalayas and make everlasting memories. The divine force and exceptional beauty of this region will help you find inner peace and your inner self. On Everest Base Camp Tour, you will not only get close with nature but also with yourself.
Everest BaseCamp Trek difficulty
EBC Trek is a moderate trek in the Himalayas of Nepal. The trail is comparatively easy with some steep ascends and descends. As the trail is marked moderate, you don’t need to have any prior trekking experience. Anyone with normal health and physical fitness can go on this trek. Moreover, our Everest Base Camp Tour is designed professionally with an adequate number of acclimatization days during the trip to make it even easier and safe.
Trekkers might ask “How difficult is Everest Base Camp Trek?”
For them, Everest Base Camp Trek Difficulty depends on various factors such as
- Hiking Duration
- Hiking Distance
- Climate and Weather
As Mark Udall has said, “You don’t climb mountains without a team, you don’t climb mountains without being fit, you don’t climb mountains without being prepared, and you don’t climb mountains without balancing the risks and rewards”, we urge you to prepare yourself mentally and physically before commencing the Everest Base Camp Trek and consult with your doctor for all the possibilities during the trek.
If you want to avoid long days of trek to Everest Base Camp but want to experience the great beauty and spirit of Mount Everest. Then, we offer you short and easy helicopter tour to Everest Base Camp. Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour is the best option for those who cannot bear long days of hiking, especially elders, children and physically disabled people. we will also manage for helicopter tour flight back tour from the Everest base camp who want to fly back from the base camp trekking.
Best time to Tour to Everest Base Camp
The best time to go on the Everest Base Camp tour is during Spring (March to April) and Autumn (late September to November). These are peak season to go on this trek. The climate is also fine with a little chill in the air. The views are also fantastic during this time of the year.
Whereas, June to mid-September are the Monsoon, which is not so preferable time to go on the trek as climate become wet and humid making the trail slippery and risky.
During Winter (December to February) very few trekkers go on this trek as region becomes extremely cold and receives heavy snowfall. Chilled wind makes the journey even tough, however, the views are prominent as the sky becomes clear and calm. Therefore, this time is perfect for photographers to capture the best views of the Himalayas and its sceneries.
Day 01:Flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. Trek to Phakding (2,700 m)
Day 02:Trek From Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 m)
Day 03:Acclimatization in Namche (3,440 m)
Day 04:Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3,860 m) 5 hours
Day 05:Trek to Dingboche (4,350 m) 5.30 hours
Day 06:Acclimatization in Dingboche 4.30 hours
Day 07:Trek to Lobuche (4,910 m) 5 hours
Day 08:Trek to Everest Base Camp (5,365 m) then back to Gorak Shep (5,180 m) 8 hours
Day 09:Hike up to Kala Pathar (5,545 m) early in the morning and trek down to Pheriche (4,120 m) 7 hours
Day 10:Trek to Namche (3,440 m) 4 hours
Day 11:Trek to Lukla (2,840 m) 7 hours
Day 12:Morning flight back to Kathmandu 30 minutes
What is Included
- Airport pick-up and drop-off service
- TIMS (Trekking Information Management System)
- Trekking Guide and Trekking porter
- Accommodation during the trekking
- Thamel Park Hotel or similar hotel in Kathmandu
- Sleeping bags
- Trekking sticks
- Insurance and equipment for the trekking staff
- First aid kit
- Farewell dinner in Kathmandu with cultural program in a typical Traditional Nepali restaurant
- Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel Insurance Company
What is Excluded
- Personal expenses
- Nepal Visa fee
- Lunch, dinner, bottle water, drinks, beverages, hot shower
- Extra accommodation in Kathmandu
- Tips for the guide and porter