Dec
04

Everest Base Camp Trek 14 Days Itinerary 2018 (Cost,Guide, Porters, Reviews, Difficulty)

 Nepal travel advice

Mt. Everest Base Camp Trek vai Kala patthar 2018 in the Himalayan on a 14-day mountain hike to Everest Base Camp, and see the world’s highest mountain peak closer than you ever have before! Follow in the footsteps of early mountaineers and expeditions as you navigate the paths of the 8,848-meter mountain. Come face-to-face with icy facades, and discover why the trek to Everest Base Camp has become one of the most loved trekking routes in Nepal.
 
Start your trek from Lukla after a 30-minute flight from Kathmandu. Upon landing at the tiny airstrip in Lukla, head off for several days into the homelands of the ethnic Sherpa people. See Buddhist monasteries in Tengboche and Panboche, and get close-up views of Mt. Everest and the adjoining Ama Dablam, said by many to be among the most attractive mountains in Nepal.
 
Spend 2 nights spend at Namche Bazaar, the bustling market town in the heart of Sherpa country. Go to Pheriche to see a cluster of houses set among the high, summer grazing pastures. Spend some time in Namche Bazaar to explore and acclimatize – an important factor to enjoy your trek.
 
Those who fully acclimatize can continue to Everest Base Camp, but without a doubt the main highlight will be the brilliant views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Pumori and the notable landmark of Kala Patthar. See the extraordinary ice sculptures of the Khumbu Glacier and the mountain of Nuptse on the southwest face of Mt. Everest Nepal Planet Treks every days organized this trek
 

Everest Base Camp details itinerary

Day 1:
Benefit from a pick-up at Kathmandu International Airport on arrival.
 
Day 2:
Following your flight to Lukla, take a 3 to 4-hour trek to Phakding (2,652 meters).
 
Day 3:
Journey from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440 meters) on a 5 to 6 hour trek to the bustling market town.
 
Day 4:
Enjoy a day of rest at Namche Bazaar.
 
Day 5:
Depart Namche Bazaar for the village of Phorse (3,800 meters) on a 5 to 6-hour trek.
 
Day 6:
Continue from Phorse to Dingboche (4,360 meters) on a 6 to 7-hour trek.
 
Day 7:
Take a 3 to 4-hour trek from Dingboche to Duglha (4,600 meters).
 
Day 8:
Trek from Duglha to Lobuche (4,940 meters) in 2 to 4 hours.
 
Day 9:
Trek from Lobuche to Gorak Shep (5,170 meters) and on to Everest Base Camp (5,364 meters), from where you will return to Gorak Shep at the end of a total trek of around 7 to 8 hours.
 
Day 10:
Hike from Gorak Shep to Kala Patthar (5,545 meters) and on to Pheriche (4,280 meters) on a 7 to 8-hour trek.
 
Day 11:
Enjoy a 6 to 7-hour trek from Pheriche to Namache Bazaar (3,440 meters) as you commence your mountain descent.
 
Day 12:
Continue your descent on a 5 to 6-hour trek from Namche Bazaar to Phakding and on to Lukla (2,800 meters), where your amazing trekking adventure ends.
 
Day 13:
Fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla stay overnight at thamel Nepal planet treks organized you accommodation on town 
 
Day 14:
Benefit from a transfer to Kathmandu International Airport for your onward journey.
 

Inclusions

Pick-up from Kathmandu International Airport
2 nights accommodation in Kathmandu at a standard hotel (including breakfast)
All necessary permits, such as for the national park and local government tax
Accommodation in mountain lodges
3 meals per day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
Trekking gear duffel bag ( nepal planet treks ) log for your trekking equipment
Sleeping bag and down jacket
Medical kit bag on every trip
First aid and eco-trained, English-speaking guide
Kathmandu to Lukla return flight tickets
Domestic airport tax
1 porter per 2 people
Staff insurance, salary, equipment, food and lodging
Mountain rescue arrangements (not expenses)
What’s not included
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
Personal insurance
Personal expenses
Tips for the guide and porter (expected)